What the government has committed itself to do in NHI districts:

  • Shall ensure enough new hospitals are built
  • Shall ensure old hospitals are maintained and repaired
  • Shall ensure that the nearest clinic is one kilometre away
  • Shall ensure sufficient medical equipment in all hospitals and clinics
  • Shall ensure that each hospital has its technicians and workshops to fix vital equipment (CAT scanners, x-ray machines etc)
  • Shall ensure that all hospitals and clinics have electronic information system
  • Shall end the problem of stock-outs of medicine in hospitals and clinics
  • Shall ensure sufficient ambulances in the rural areas

Areas where people think the government is under-performing

  • Ensuring enough new hospitals are built
  • Ensuring old hospitals are maintained and repaired
  • Ensuring that the nearest clinic is one kilometre away
  • Ensuring that each hospital has its technicians and workshops to fix vital equipment (CAT scanners, x-ray machines etc)
  • Ensuring all hospitals and clinics have electronic information system
  • Ending stock-outs of medicine in hospitals and clinics
  • Ensuring sufficient ambulances in the rural areas

Performance scores

What the government has promised to do % who think the government is not doing a good job in this performance area
2014 July 2014 Nov 2015 Jan 2015 July 2015 Nov 2016 Jan 2016 July 2016 Nov
Shall ensure enough new hospitals are built 62 51 ­­­____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____
Shall ensure old hospitals are maintained and repaired 60 48 ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____
Shall ensure that the nearest clinic is one kilometre away 53 53 ­­­____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____
Shall ensure sufficient medical equipment in all hospitals and clinics 51 47 ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____
Shall ensure that each hospital has its technicians and workshops to fix vital equipment (CAT scanners, x-ray machines etc) 69 53 ­­­____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____
Shall ensure all hospitals and clinics have electronic information system 60 49 ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____
Shall end stock-outs of essential medicine in hospitals and clinics 66 56 ­­­____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____
Shall ensure sufficient ambulances in the rural areas 69 54 ____ ____ ____ ____ ____ ____