Promising Findings from the Frontline Health Worker Team-Based Goals and Incentives Intervention in Bihar
Publisher: Princeton, NJ: Mathematica Policy Research Center for International Policy Research and Evaluation
Feb 28, 2014
- The intervention increased the teamwork and coordination of frontline health workers.
- Beneficiaries in treatment areas were more likely to receive a visit from a frontline health worker than those in control areas.
- Home visits by frontline health workers in the treatment group appeared to be of higher quality.
- Beneficiaries' knowledge of some maternal and child health practices, particularly related to breasfeeding, improved.
This issue brief explores the effect of adding the Team-Based Goals and Performance-Based Incentives intervention to the Ananya program.