TABLE 5.

Quality Aspects of Family Planning Method Provision and Counseling, by Department

OutcomesArm 1: Quality No. (%)Arm 2: Free No. (%)Arm 3: Free/quality No. (%)Arm 4: Control No. (%)
Labor and Deliveryn=25n=25n=25n=25
Satisfied with FP information received22 (88.0)13 (52.0)19 (76.0)6 (24.0)
Modern method provided on day of service0 (0.0)0 (0.0)15 (60.0)0 (0.0)
Properly counseled on method on day of service1 (4.0)0 (0.0)11 (44.0)1 (4.0)
LARC provided on day of service0 (0.0)0 (0.0)10 (40.0)0 (0.0)
    IUD provided0 (0.0)0 (0.0)4 (16.0)0 (0.0)
    Implant provided0 (0.0)0 (0.0)6 (24.0)0 (0.0)
    If LARC provided, properly counseled on LARCaNANA10 (100.0)NA
Family Planningn=13n=50n=50n=50
Satisfied with FP information received13 (100.0)45 (90.0)50 (100.0)45 (90.0)
Modern method provided on day of service8 (61.5)41 (82.0)48 (96.0)26 (52.0)
Properly counseled on method on day of service7 (53.9)32 (64.0)35 (70.0)10 (20.0)
LARC provided on day of service4 (30.8)30 (60.0)28 (56.0)0 (0.0)
    IUD provided3 (23.1)1 (2.0)2 (4.0)0 (0.0)
    Implant provided1 (7.7)29 (58.0)26 (52.0)0 (0.0)
    If LARC provided, properly counseled on LARCa4 (100.0)16 (53.3)26 (92.9)0 (0.0)
  • Abbreviations: FP, family planning; IUD, intrauterine device; LARC, long-acting reversible contraceptives; NA, not applicable.

  • a Subset of women who received a LARC on the day of service; proper counseling requires that clients were told where the LARC could be removed, when it should be removed due to maximum duration of use, and that it may be removed at any time.