PMTCT services that refer to care and support facilities
The indicator estimates the coverage of referral services from clinics offering PMTCT services to long-term care and support facilities for HIV-positive women.
The number of venues offering the minimum package of services which have specific written guidance on making referrals for HIV-positive women to facilities offering long-term care and support for HIV-infected women.
The total number of venues offering the minimum package of PMTCT services
The indicator can be measured during a health facility survey by asking if there is written guidance for referrals. If the answer is in the affirmative a copy of the guidelines should be requested or later review.
Geographic location: N/A
Pregnancy status: N/A
Time period: N/A
Type of orphan: N/A
Vulnerability status: N/A
The indicator only considers whether there is written guidance and therefore does not reveal whether referrals are actually made.