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Table 2 Findings of baseline, 6-Month, 12-Month, and 18-Month assessments among 49 Facilities in Bihar accredited for abortion services under Yukti Yojana

From: Expanding availability of safe abortion services through private sector accreditation: a case study of the Yukti Yojana program in Bihar, India

  Baseline (n = 49) 6-Month (n = 45) 12-Month (n = 36) 18-Month (n = 32)
  n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Facility infrastructure
 Having at least one MTP-trained doctor 48 (98) 44 (98) 35 (97) 31 (97)
 Necessary instruments and supplies for infection control 48 (98) 45 (100) 36 (100) 32 (100)
 Displayed IEC materials on MTP 41 (84) 45 (100) 36 (100) 32 (100)
Yukti Yojana site signs displayed 41 (84) 45 (100) 36 (100) 32 (100)
 Poster displayed noting that MTP services are free 41 (84) 45 (100) 36 (100) 32 (100)
 Maintain separate MTP logbook/register 46 (94) 45 (100) 36 (100) 32 (100)
 All essential equipment and drugs for MTP 36 (74) 43 (96) 36 (100) 29 (91)
Service provision
 Number of adult women coming for SRH facilities per day         
 Mean 82   81   85   85  
 (SD) (20.15)   (23.52)   (21.20)   (19.11)  
 Provided MTP services in the past 3 months 45 (92) 45 (100) 35 (97) 31 (97)
 Providing postabortion contraceptives 43 (96) 45 (100) 35 (97) 31 (97)
 Providing MTP services 7 days/week 33 (67) 39 (87) 28 (78) 26 (81)
 Referral linkages for second trimester and serious complications 40 (82) 36 (80) 26 (72) 25 (78)
 Treatment area has audio and visual privacy 49 (100) 45 (100) 36 (100) 32 (100)
  1. MTP medical termination of pregnancy, IEC information, education and communication, SRH sexual and reproductive health, SD standard deviation