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PROCESS FOR PROPOSING A NEW INDICATOR

  • Log In to the Wiki
  • Choose the 'Indicators' link from the left hand margin
  • Click the 'Proposed Indicators' link
  • Click 'Add' from the upper right menu and from the drop down select 'Page'
  • Choose the radio button 'Indicator'
  • You will be presented with a template to fill in the variables you require

EXAMPLE

Title

Deaths

Status

From the dropdown menu choose 'proposal'

Date Approved

Leave blank

Description

Number of deceased patients in AMRS (AMPATH clinics)

Cohort

Cause for Death (1573) value exists
Death Reported by (1734) value exists
Date of Death (1570) value exists
Reason Exit Care (1596) = patient died (1593)
Problem added (6042) = deceased (159)
Reason for missed visit (1733) = deceased (159)
person.death_date value exists
person.deceased=1
person.cause_of_death value exists

Dimensions

Person.gender = male or female
hivmothercliniclocation
lastencountertype=ped or adult

  • Click 'Submit' and title the template for instance 'Deceased'
  • Click 'Add a Comment' to add a comment for instance "What to do with missing gender and date of birth?"
  • Click 'Add a Label' to add a label to help you search for indicators used for specific reports for instance "ampath-monthly-enrolment-report"