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Table 2 Summary of instruments by service and location

From: Protocol for the evaluation of a quality-based pay for performance scheme in Liberia

Service Location Intensive evaluation
   Direct observation Competence/capacity Exit interview
Obstetrics
Routine delivery Labor ward Labor and delivery Partograph case study A Maternal and neonatal care exit interview
  Partograph case study B
Complicated delivery (PPH, sepsis, eclampsia) Delivery room PPH simulation
Routine newborn care   Preeclampsia simulation
Newborn asphyxia   Newborn health vignette
  Newborn asphyxia vignette
  Newborn resuscitation
Post-delivery monitoring and discharge Recovery ward Labor and delivery recovery  
Pediatrics
Routine pediatric care Outpatient clinic Pediatric fever, cough, diarrhea Pediatric diarrhea vignette Pediatric exit interview
Pediatric fever vignette
Pediatric cough vignette
Referred and emergency pediatric Emergency intake Pediatric fever, cough, diarrhea Pediatric diarrhea vignette  
Pediatric fever vignette  
Pediatric cough vignette  
  Pediatric or general ward Pediatric inpatient monitoring   
Emergency, inpatient, surgery
Adult triage and emergency consultation Emergency intake (nurse or MD)   Hernia A General emergency and triage exit interview
Hernia B
Small-bowel obstruction A
Small-bowel obstruction B
First-degree burn
Cholecystitis
Appendicitis
Consultation (MD)   Hernia A
Hernia B
Small-bowel obstruction A
Small-bowel obstruction B
First-degree burn
Third-degree burn
Cholecystitis
Appendicitis
Hospital ward Post-surgical care and general ward  
Surgery Surgical prep ward Surgery  
Operating theater
Recovery ward Post-surgical care
OR cleanup Post-surgical cleanup  
Facility
  Staff Facility staff roster Staff motivation survey  
  Infrastructure Facility equipment survey