Guatemala: HIS Indicators

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MEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this site for 30 HIS indicators. As of August 2017, we had located the following indicators for Guatemala. Indicator definitions can be found here: http://www.measureevaluation.org/his-strengthening-resource-center/health-information-systems-his-country-profile-indicators.

Please check back in this Resource Center as we continue to expand the indicators of HIS strengthening, or click here to provide comments and suggestions. 

Indicators

Status

Source

Title/Notes

1. National health strategy

Current (2014–2019)

http://bit.ly/1OMpL1y

Plan Estratégico 2014–2019

2. Health sector M&E plan

Not available

In-country contact

 

3. HIS policy

Available but not online

In-country contact

Developed with technical assistance from USAID-funded Health and Education Policy Plus Project. It is not yet approved by new authorities.

4. HIS strategic plan

Available but not online

In-country contact

Developed with technical assistance from USAID-funded Health and Education Policy Plus Project. It is not yet approved by new authorities.

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Available but not online

In-country contact

Developed with technical assistance from USAID-funded Health and Education Policy Plus Project. It is not yet approved by new authorities.

6. National HIS coordinating body

Not available

In-country contact

 

7. Country has master facility list

Current (not available online)

In-country contact

 

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Not completed

http://bit.ly/2aOh7Sh

 

9. Population census within the last 10 years

No (2002)

http://bit.ly/2biOJXD

The next census is scheduled for 2017.

10. Availability of national health surveys 

DHS (2014-2015)

http://bit.ly/2aOM1MT

 

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Complete, live births and deaths are over 90%.

http://bit.ly/2aP7FN4

 

12. Country has electronic system for aggregating routine facility and/or community service data

Yes, nationally

In-country contact

 

Data is first collected on paper, then input into the electronic system.

13. Country has national statistics office

Yes

http://www.ine.gob.gt

 

14. National health statistics report (annual)

Not available

In-country contact

This has not been produced in the last few years.

15. Country has website for health statistics with latest data available

Yes, updated but has recent health data

http://bit.ly/2aMW1jM

 

16. DQA conducted on prioritized indicators aligned with most recent health sector strategy

Not available

In-country contact

 

17. PRISM assessment conducted in any regions/districts

Not conducted

http://bit.ly/2aZIEO0

 

18. Percentage of facilities represented in HMIS information

Data available but not online

In-country contact

 

19. Proportion (facility, district, national) offices using data for setting targets and monitoring

Not available

In-country contact

Currently not being monitored

20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate = 86; Official government estimate = 86

http://bit.ly/2bj00ao

See page 8. WHO/UNICEF estimates of immunization coverage: 2016 revision

21. Number of institutional deliveries available by district, and published within 12 months of preceding year

Data available but not online

In-country contact

 

22. Existence of policies, laws, and regulations mandating public and private health facilities/ providers to report indicators determined by the national HIS

Unknown

 

 

23. Availability of standards/guidelines for RHIS data collection, reporting, and analysis

Unknown

 

 

24.Presence of procedures to verify the quality of data (accuracy, completeness, timeliness) reported

Unknown

 

 

25.RHIS data collection forms allow for disaggregation by gender

Unknown

 

 

26. At least one national health account completed in last 5 years

Unknown

 

 

27. National database with health workers by district and main cadres updated within last 2 years

Unknown

 

 

28. Annual data on availability of tracer medicines and commodities in public and private health facilities

Unknown

 

 

29. e-health strategy

Not available

http://bit.ly/2wNqEAE

This can be found indicated on page 1 section 1 of the WHO eHealth Country Profile for Guatemala.

30. Completeness of disease surveillance reporting

Unknown