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Table 1 Summary of indicators for delivery outcomes

From: Lessons from a theory of change-driven evaluation of a global mental health funding portfolio

Outcome Indicator
1. Adequate ongoing management, supervision and quality improvement procedures in place Continuous quality improvement (CQI) mechanism in place (e.g. regular supervision, repeat training, other CQI methods)
2. Number of service providers (intermediaries) trained Numerator: Number of service providers (intermediaries) trained
Denominator: Target number of service providers (intermediaries) to be trained
3. Target population (beneficiaries) with mental health disorders identified Numerator: Number of people in target population (beneficiaries) screened and identified
Denominator: Target number of people to be screened and identified
4. Health promotion innovations are accessible Numerator: Proportion of target population with access to innovation medium (e.g. television, radio, internet)
Denominator: Expected proportion of target population with access to the innovation medium (e.g. television, radio, internet)
5. Target population (beneficiaries) receive integrated innovation as intended Numerator: Number of people (beneficiaries) who received innovation (disaggregated by diagnosis, level of care, year of project etc.)
Denominator: Target number of people to receive innovation