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Table 2 Frequency of visit services reported among women seeking antenatal or postnatal health services in Haiti

From: Quality and uptake of antenatal and postnatal care in Haiti

  Antenatal Postnatal
  n = 867 n = 64
  n %a n %a
Services received during pregnancyb     
 Tested for HIV 560 95.9
  Received HIV resultsc 520 93.0
 Tested for Syphilis 496 85.0
  Received Syphilis resultsd 462 93.3
Current Visit     
Visit number     
 1 264 29.7 42 66.5
 2 208 24.0 14 22.0
 3 157 18.1 3 4.7
 4 100 11.9
 5+ 117 14.0
 Unknown 21 2.3 5 7.8
Clinical services received     
 Blood pressure taken 846 97.6 60 93.8
 Abdomen examined 682 79.3 50 78.2
 Weighed 843 97.1
 Babies heartbeat checkede 402 80.1
 Scheduled next appointment 705 81.6
  Appointment written downf 650 92.6
Asked about well being 60 93.8
Counseling services received     
 Nutrition counseling 524 61.8
 Given estimated due date 348 41.9
 Discussed how baby is growing 340 40.2
 Counseled on delivery needs 225 27.4
 Advised to deliver in a facility 687 80.0
 Discussed birth plan 195 23.3
 Counseled on delivery danger signs 372 44.1
 Counseled on pregnancy danger signs 416 49.0
 Counseled on postpartum family planning 288 33.4
 Counseled on birth interval 148 18.5
Discussed return to sexual activity 33 51.5
Discussed breastfeeding 48 75.0
Discussed pregnancy prevention 35 54.6
Had maternity card at visit 292 36.1 22 34.3
Satisfaction     
Wait time     
  < 1 h 141 16.3 21 32.9
 1- < 2 h 172 20.1 12 18.6
 2- < 3 h 171 19.9 7 11.0
 3- < 4 h 151 17.4 13 20.3
  ≥ 4 h 227 25.7 11 17.2
 Missing/Unknown 5 0.6 0 0.0
Total time with providers     
  ≤ 5 min 254 28.2 18 28.2
 6–10 min 242 28.2 16 24.9
 11–15 min 171 20.3 14 21.8
  ≥ 16 min 186 21.8 15 23.5
 Missing/Unknown 14 1.6 1 1.6
Satisfied with providers     
 Felt respected 849 98.0 63 98.4
 Felt provider cared 799 92.6 61 95.3
  1. Abbreviations: HIV human immunodeficiency virus, hrs hours, min minutes, DOB date of birth
  2. aPercentages are expressed as weighted frequencies
  3. bAmong those on visit 2 or more (n = 582)
  4. cAmong those tested for HIV (n = 560)
  5. dAmong those tested for Syphilis (n = 496)
  6. eAmong those of gestational age ≥5 months (n = 507)
  7. fAmong those with a scheduled appointment (n = 705)