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Table 5 Quarterly performance of facilities for incentivized indicators

From: Using pay for performance incentives (P4P) to improve management of suspected malaria fevers in rural Kenya: a cluster randomized controlled trial

Facility Baseline Quarter 1 Quarter 2 Quarter 3 Quarter 4
Intervention
  Mean incentive earned in USD   $593.4 $726.5 $629.5 $724.9
 (SD)   (281.0) (311.3) (282.0) (332.9)
  Percent malaria-negative patients given AL 22.4 % 15.8 % 15.0 % 12.0 % 7.3 %
  Percent malaria-positive patients given AL 70.8 % 78.3 % 74.0 % 76.9 % 79.6 %
  Percent of AL given without a test - 40.7 % 29.1 % 35.5 % 25.7 %
  Sensitivity + Specificity - 151.8 173.9 182.9 185.8
Comparison
  Percent malaria-negative patients given AL 16.3 % 11.6 % 11.7 % 6.5 % 10.9 %
  Percent malaria-positive patients given AL 71.4 % 69.5 % 79.0 % 79.1 % 78.0 %
  Percent of AL given without a test - 57.1 % 46.3 % 45.1 % 40.3 %
  Sensitivity + Specificity - 152.9 183.3 190.6 184.1
  1. -, no baseline information available. AL, artemether-lumefantrine; SD, standard deviation