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Table 1 Monitoring standards for each phase

From: A protocol for evaluating a multi-level implementation theory to scale-up obstetric triage in referral hospitals in Ghana

PhaseMetricTarget (Each target should be achieved for 3 consecutive weeks before beginning the next phase of monitoring)
Phase 1, banding compliance% of patients banded (# of patients banded per shift/# of patients admitted per shift)Target depends on facility size (births per year): 2000–3000, 90%; 3000–5000, 85%; > 5000, 80%
Phase 2, triage assessment form compliance% of reviewed forms with relevant fields completed and risk-based care plan entered (from a random selection of 10 triage assessment forms each week)100%
Phase 3, banding accuracy% of reviewed forms with correct color-code of band based on triage assessment and OTIP risk-assessment/banding classification (from a random selection of 10 triage assessment forms each week)90%