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Table 3 Summary of facility SPARS effectiveness scores (SPARS-ES), MMS supportive supervision (SS) competency scores and MMS experience*

From: Competency in supportive supervision: a study of public sector medicines management supervisors in Uganda

Medicines management supervisors (MMS) SPARS –ES** Supportive supervision competency score (%) median Total # of SPARS visits implemented in 2012*
MMS of facilities with high SPARS-ES
MMS a (C) 4.0 56% 20
MMS b (P) 4.0 0% 6
MMS c (C) 3.7 71% 25
MMS d (C) 2.3 40% 43
MMS e (C) 1.6 77% 11
Median 3.7 57% 20
MMS of facilities with low SPARS-ES
MMS f (P) 1.4 22% 8
MMS g (P) 1.4 37% 24
MMS h (C) 1.1 22% 14
MMS i (P) 0.5 17% 19
MMS j (C) 0.3 55% 22
Median 1.1 24% 19
Median overall 2.0 38% 19
  1. *MMS experience defined as total number of SPARS visits implemented 2012
  2. **average facility improvement in medicines management across visits by the MMS in 2012, on a scale from 0 to 25; C: clinician; P: pharmacy-trained