Briefs & Reports | M4MGMT

Developing and validating an abortion care quality metric for facility and out-of-facility settings

RESOURCES ________________ METRICS FOR MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LIBRARY Developing and validating an abortion care quality metric for facility and out-of-facility settings: an observational cohort study in Bangladesh, Ethiopia, and Nigeria December 2023 Summary:  Despite progress in assuring provision of safe abortion, substantial disparities remain in quality of abortion care around the world. However, no consistent, valid, […]

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MY SRH: Infographic

RESOURCES ________________ METRICS FOR MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LIBRARY MY SRH: Infographic August 2023 Measuring Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Services Infographic Resource List Download PDF

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Transforming How We Measure and Improve the Quality of SRH Services for Youth

RESOURCES ________________ METRICS FOR MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LIBRARY Transforming How We Measure and Improve the Quality of SRH Services for Youth August 2023 Adolescence and youth are undoubtedly critical periods for sexual and reproductive health (SRH). Young people encounter distinct challenges and vulnerabilities associated with sexuality, identity, and relationships which can significantly impact their long-term health […]

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MY SRH: Measuring Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Services

RESOURCES ________________ METRICS FOR MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LIBRARY MY SRH: Measuring Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Services July 2023 Current measures of adolescent friendly reproductive health services do not measure the parts of health care that are most important to young people. Metrics for Management (M4M) and a diverse, globally representative group of youth leaders are changing […]

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Toward a Standard Measure of Abortion Service Quality-A Stakeholder First Approach

RESOURCES ________________ METRICS FOR MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LIBRARY Toward a Standard Measure of Abortion Service Quality-A Stakeholder First Approach July 2022  Measurement of the quality of abortion services is essential to service improvement. Currently, its measurement is not standardized, and some of the tools which exist are very long, and may deter use. Resource List Download […]

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Definitions, measurement and indicator selection for quality of care in abortion

RESOURCES ________________ METRICS FOR MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LIBRARY Definitions, measurement and indicator selection for quality of care in abortion July 2019 Abstract Little consensus exists about how to measure quality of care in abortion. Our purpose is to (a) provide common language for healthcare quality definitions, frameworks and measurement; (b) synthesize literature about quality measurement in […]

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Understanding the Abortion Experiences of Young People to Inform Quality Care in Argentina, Bangladesh, Ethiopia, and Nigeria

RESOURCES ________________ METRICS FOR MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LIBRARY Understanding the Abortion Experiences of Young People to Inform Quality Care in Argentina, Bangladesh, Ethiopia, and Nigeria April 2021 Abstract Young people face social and structural barriers when accessing abortions. High-quality, sexual and reproductive healthcare is needed; however, literature on youth-informed abortion services is limited. This study assesses […]

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Perspectives on interpersonal care among people who obtain abortions through clinical and accompaniment models in Argentina

RESOURCES ________________ METRICS FOR MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LIBRARY Perspectives on interpersonal care among people who obtain abortions through clinical and accompaniment models in Argentina May 2022 Abstract Introduction: Little is known about how people who have abortions describe high-quality interpersonal care in Argentina. This qualitative study aimed to understand preferences and priorities in their interactions with […]

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“I just have to hope that this abortion should go well”: Perceptions, fears, and experiences of abortion clients in Nigeria

RESOURCES ________________ METRICS FOR MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LIBRARY “I just have to hope that this abortion should go well”: Perceptions, fears, and experiences of abortion clients in Nigeria February 2022 Abstract This qualitative study aimed to examine how abortion clients in Nigeria perceive abortion and explore the role their beliefs and fears play in their care-seeking […]

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Exploring and Monitoring Privacy, Confidentiality, and Provider Bias

RESOURCES ________________ METRICS FOR MANAGEMENT RESOURCE LIBRARY Exploring and Monitoring Privacy, Confidentiality, and Provider Bias in Sexual and Reproductive Health Service Provision to Young People: A Narrative Review May 2022 Purpose: Poor privacy and confidentiality practices and provider bias are believed to compromise adolescent and young adult sexual and reproductive health service quality. Resource List […]

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