The Health Worker Motivation Index is a 23-item measure assessing motivation of health workers, which affects the success of an intervention. The scale measures three latent factors including organizational commitment, job satisfaction, and conscientiousness.
Geographies Tested: Kenya
Populations Included: Female, Male
Age Range: Adults
A 5-point Likert scale, ranging from 1 to 5 (strongly disagree to strongly agree).
Sum and mean motivational scores are calculated across the items.
Mbindyo, P. M., Blaauw, D., Gilson, L., & English, M. (2009). Developing a tool to measure health worker motivation in district hospitals in Kenya. Human resources for health, 7(1), 40.
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