Ukraine: HIS Indicators

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MEASURE Evaluation is compiling the country profiles on this site for the 30 HIS indicators. As of August 2017, we had located the following indicators for Ukraine. Indicators 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 (2015–2020)

http://bit.ly/2aRhFtq

National Health Reform Strategy for Ukraine 2015-2020

 

 

2. Health sector M&E plan

Not available

In-country contact

There is no M&E plan. However, some of the issues are highlighted in other documents.

 

3. HIS policy

Not available

In-country contact

There is no specific HIS policy. The National Health Reform Strategy for Ukraine indicates HIS as one of the priorities of the reform.

4. HIS strategic plan

Not available

In-country contact

There is no specific HIS strategic plan but, in order to achieve the goals of NHRS, a public initiative group was created to plan health reform including HIS.

5. Country has set of core health indicators

Not available

In-country contact

Data are routinely collected but there is not an officially approved set of national core health indicators.

Ukraine doesn’t have any legal act that approves the collection of set indicators. However, many of the indicators recommended by the World Health Organization are collected.

6. National HIS coordinating body

Established and not active

In-country contact

A National HIS coordinating body was planned in 2013. However, only a Coordination Council was created which doesn't have executive power. The last council meeting was in 2013.

 

7. Country has master facility list

Not available

In-country contact

There is no single Master Health Facility List in the country.

 

8. Conducted HMN assessment

Not completed

 

 

9. Population census within the last 10 years

No (2001)

http://bit.ly/2biOJXD

 

10. Availability of national health surveys 

MICS4 (2012)

DHS (2007)  

 

http://mics.unicef.org/surveys

http://bit.ly/2bo95hj   

Data and reports can be found on the following links.

11. Completeness of vital registration (births and deaths)

Complete – live births and deaths are over 90%

http://bit.ly/2aP7FN4  

Both data were collected in 2013.

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

Not available

In-country contact

An electronic system is in development.

There is no institutionally approved electronic system for aggregating routine facility and/or community service data in Ukraine.

13. Country has national statistics office

Yes

http://www.ukrstat.gov.ua

The website is in Ukrainian.

14. National health statistics report (annual)

Not current (2015)

http://bit.ly/2pawpVF

Document is in Ukrainian.

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

Yes, undated and has no recent information online

http://bit.ly/2aZH15E

Health statistics information is available via the statistical bulletin "Health care and morbidity in Ukraine" at the website of the State Statistics Committee of Ukraine (indicator 13).

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

Not conducted

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

Not available

In-country contact

The HMIS in not yet set up in the country. Nevertheless, the MOH routinely collect statistical health information from all health care facilities.

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

Not available

In-country contact

Data is not collected.

20. Measles coverage reported to WHO/UNICEF

WHO/UNICEF estimate = 42; Official government estimate = 42

http://bit.ly/2bc5SDV

See page 9 of “WHO and UNICEF estimates of immunization coverage: 2016 revision”

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

Available (2015)

In-country contact

According to the MOH Center of Medical Statistic data there were 402 295 institutional deliveries in 2015, excluding AR of Crimea and Sevastopol city (temporary occupied territories).

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

Available (2013)

http://bit.ly/2wMwoPb

Can be found indicated on page 1 section 1 of the WHO eHealth country profile for Ukraine.

30. Completeness of disease surveillance reporting

Unknown