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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of APS study sites based on 2012 data. a

From: Assisted partner notification services to augment HIV testing and linkage to care in Kenya: study protocol for a cluster randomized trial

Study arm Study sites County Urban vs
rural
Facility funding source Health facility levelb Number of HTC staff Number of HIV tests per month Females among those tested (%) Type of HTC used (%) Number of positive HIV tests per month Positive among tested (%) Females among positive tests (%) Start date at site
Intervention: immediate APS Kariobangi Health Centre Nairobi Urban Nairobi City Council 2 2 170 61.1 VCT: 89.8 24 14.2 67.6 October 2013
PITC: 10.2
BabaDogo VCT Centre Nairobi Urban Nairobi City Council 2 2 212 46.4 VCT: 78.8 27 12.9 58.2 April 2014
PITC: 21.2
STC Casino Nairobi Urban Nairobi City Council 2 1 439 53.1 VCT: 51.1 43 9.9 55.9 July 2014
PITC: 48.9
Mama Lucy Kibaki Hospital Nairobi Urban Public 3 2 263 64.7 VCT: 64.1 38 14.3 64.0 July 2014
PITC: 35.9
Karuri Health Centre Kiambu Peri-urban Public 2 1 287 60.9 VCT: 75.3 13 4.5 61.3 June 2014
PITC: 24.7
JOOTRH-Russia Kisumu Urban Public 3 2 2,262 69.4 VCT: 2.4 134 5.9 68.8 August 2013
PITC: 97.6
Maseno Mission Hospital Kisumu Peri-urban Private 3 2 79 54.8 VCT: 40.5 6 7.7 58.9 March 2014
PITC: 59.5
Chulaimbo Sub-District Hospital Kisumu Peri-urban Public 3 3 551 55.2 VCT: 44.4 71 12.9 58.5 June 2014
PITC: 55.6
Ongi’elo Health Centre Siaya Rural Public 2 3 199 38.7 VCT: 28.2 15 7.6 59.7 June 2014
PITC: 71.8
Control: delayed arm Kenyatta National Hospital Nairobi Urban Public 4 7 3,942 60.3 VCT: 26.3 218 5.5 62.3 August 2013
PITC: 73.7
Mbagathi District Hospital Nairobi Urban Public 3 9 919 56.5 VCT: 13.4 106 11.6 55.4 November 2013
PITC: 86.6
Huruma Lions Dispensary (NCC) Nairobi Urban Nairobi City Council 2 1 435 76.7 VCT: 72.1 33 7.6 82.1 July 2014
PITC: 27.9
Pumwani Maternity VCT Centre Nairobi Urban Nairobi City Council 3 4 389 64.0 VCT: 100 16 4.1 65.8 July 2014
PITC: 0
Kiambu District Hospital Kiambu Peri-urban Public 3 2 778 55.0 VCT: 34.1 82 10.5 60.1 November 2013
PITC: 65.9
Kirwara Sub-District Hospital Murang’a Peri-urban Public 3 1 59 57.0 VCT: 18.3 3 5.0 65.7 June 2014
PITC: 81.7
Kisumu District Hospital Kisumu Urban Public 3 8 990 60.5 VCT: 23.1 129 13.1 58.9 November 2013
PITC: 76.9
Kombewa District Hospital Kisumu Peri-urban Public 3 4 293 52.9 VCT: 55.0 37 12.5 53.5 April 2014
PITC: 45.0
Abidha Health Centre Siaya Rural Public 2 2 141 67.4 VCT: 4.5 13 9.1 60.1 May 2014
PITC: 95.5
  1. Abbreviations: APS assisted partner notification services, HTC HIV testing and counselling, NASCOP National AIDS and STI Control Programme, PITC provider-initiated testing and counselling, VCT voluntary testing and counselling.
  2. aData from the 2012 calendar year provided by the NASCOP Strategic Information Management Unit.
  3. bHealth-care facilities in Kenya are categorized into four levels: 1, community level; 2, sub-district facility; 3, district hospital; and 4, national hospital.