Charlotte Warren

Summary

Affiliation: Population Council
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Determinants of health insurance ownership among women in Kenya: evidence from the 2008-09 Kenya demographic and health survey
    James K Kimani
    Population Council, General Accident Insurance House, Ralph Bunche Road, P, O, Box 17643 00500, Nairobi, Kenya
    Int J Equity Health 13:27. 2014
  2. pmc The impact of HIV/SRH service integration on workload: analysis from the Integra Initiative in two African settings
    Sedona Sweeney
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Hum Resour Health 12:42. 2014
  3. pmc An assessment of opportunities and challenges for public sector involvement in the maternal health voucher program in Uganda
    Jerry Okal
    Population Council, Ralph Bunche Road, P, O, Box 17643, Nairobi 00500, Kenya
    Health Res Policy Syst 11:38. 2013
  4. pmc Using verbal and social autopsies to explore health-seeking behaviour among HIV-positive women in Kenya: a retrospective study
    Rebecca Njuki
    Center for Population Health Research Management, Magharibi Place, 2nd Floor, Room 2, P, O, Box 19607 00202, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Womens Health 14:77. 2014
  5. pmc Community experiences and perceptions of reproductive health vouchers in Kenya
    Rebecca Njuki
    Population Council, P, O, Box 17643 00200, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 13:660. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Opportunities and challenges in implementing community based skilled birth attendance strategy in Kenya
    Margaret Titty Mannah
    Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Freetown, Sierra Leone, West Africa
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:279. 2014
  7. pmc Exploring experiences in peer mentoring as a strategy for capacity building in sexual reproductive health and HIV service integration in Kenya
    Charity Ndwiga
    Population Council Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:98. 2014
  8. pmc Study protocol for promoting respectful maternity care initiative to assess, measure and design interventions to reduce disrespect and abuse during childbirth in Kenya
    Charlotte Warren
    Population Council, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:21. 2013
  9. pmc Evaluation of the impact of the voucher and accreditation approach on improving reproductive health behaviors and status in Kenya
    Charlotte Warren
    Population Council, General Accident Insurance House, Ralph Bunche Road, PO Box 17643, Nairobi 00500, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 11:177. 2011
  10. pmc A policy analysis of the implementation of a Reproductive Health Vouchers Program in Kenya
    Timothy Abuya
    Population Council Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 12:540. 2012

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Publications19

  1. pmc Determinants of health insurance ownership among women in Kenya: evidence from the 2008-09 Kenya demographic and health survey
    James K Kimani
    Population Council, General Accident Insurance House, Ralph Bunche Road, P, O, Box 17643 00500, Nairobi, Kenya
    Int J Equity Health 13:27. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the determinants associated with health insurance ownership among women in Kenya...
  2. pmc The impact of HIV/SRH service integration on workload: analysis from the Integra Initiative in two African settings
    Sedona Sweeney
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 15 17 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SH, UK
    Hum Resour Health 12:42. 2014
    ..Although this is supported by a wealth of evidence on the acceptability and clinical effectiveness of service integration, there is little evidence on whether staff in general health services can easily absorb HIV services...
  3. pmc An assessment of opportunities and challenges for public sector involvement in the maternal health voucher program in Uganda
    Jerry Okal
    Population Council, Ralph Bunche Road, P, O, Box 17643, Nairobi 00500, Kenya
    Health Res Policy Syst 11:38. 2013
    ..This paper describes a reproductive health voucher program that contracts private facilities in Uganda and explores the policy and implementation issues associated with expansion of the program to include public sector facilities...
  4. pmc Using verbal and social autopsies to explore health-seeking behaviour among HIV-positive women in Kenya: a retrospective study
    Rebecca Njuki
    Center for Population Health Research Management, Magharibi Place, 2nd Floor, Room 2, P, O, Box 19607 00202, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Womens Health 14:77. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to explore the socio-cultural and health system factors affecting health-seeking behaviour among deceased women in Kenya who were living with HIV at the time of death...
  5. pmc Community experiences and perceptions of reproductive health vouchers in Kenya
    Rebecca Njuki
    Population Council, P, O, Box 17643 00200, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 13:660. 2013
    ..This paper examines community members' views of the output-based aid voucher program in Kenya...
  6. ncbi request reprint Opportunities and challenges in implementing community based skilled birth attendance strategy in Kenya
    Margaret Titty Mannah
    Ministry of Health and Sanitation, Freetown, Sierra Leone, West Africa
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 14:279. 2014
    ..The aim of this programme was to increase women's access to skilled care during pregnancy, childbirth and post-partum within their communities...
  7. pmc Exploring experiences in peer mentoring as a strategy for capacity building in sexual reproductive health and HIV service integration in Kenya
    Charity Ndwiga
    Population Council Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Health Serv Res 14:98. 2014
    ..Service providers who were skilled in the provision of FP or PNC services were selected to undergo a mentorship training program and to subsequently build the capacity of their peers in SRH-HIV integration...
  8. pmc Study protocol for promoting respectful maternity care initiative to assess, measure and design interventions to reduce disrespect and abuse during childbirth in Kenya
    Charlotte Warren
    Population Council, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:21. 2013
    ..Formative research will be undertaken to test the reliability and validity of a disrespect and abuse (D&A) construct and to then measure the prevalence of disrespect and abuse suffered by clinic clients and the general population...
  9. pmc Evaluation of the impact of the voucher and accreditation approach on improving reproductive health behaviors and status in Kenya
    Charlotte Warren
    Population Council, General Accident Insurance House, Ralph Bunche Road, PO Box 17643, Nairobi 00500, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 11:177. 2011
    ..Population Council, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, intends to generate evidence around the 'voucher and accreditation' approaches to improving the reproductive health of low income women in Kenya...
  10. pmc A policy analysis of the implementation of a Reproductive Health Vouchers Program in Kenya
    Timothy Abuya
    Population Council Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 12:540. 2012
    ..Little evidence exists on the experience of implementing such programs in different settings. We describe the implementation process of the Kenyan OBA program and draw implications for scale up...
  11. pmc Exploring the effectiveness of the output-based aid voucher program to increase uptake of gender-based violence recovery services in Kenya: a qualitative evaluation
    Rebecca Njuki
    Population Council, P, O Box 17643 00500, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 12:426. 2012
    ..Few studies in Africa have explored in detail the ability of output-based aid (OBA) voucher programs to increase access to gender-based violence recovery (GBVR) services...
  12. pmc Family planning practices and pregnancy intentions among HIV-positive and HIV-negative postpartum women in Swaziland: a cross sectional survey
    Charlotte E Warren
    Population Council, General Accident Insurance House, Ralph Bunche Road, P O Box 17643 00500, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:150. 2013
    ..We describe family planning (FP) practices and fertility desires of HIV-positive and HIV-negative postpartum women in Swaziland...
  13. pmc Study protocol for the Integra Initiative to assess the benefits and costs of integrating sexual and reproductive health and HIV services in Kenya and Swaziland
    Charlotte E Warren
    Population Council, General Accident Insurance House, Ralph Bunche Road, PO Box 17643 00500, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 12:973. 2012
    ..Integra seeks to generate rigorous evidence on the feasibility, effectiveness, cost and impact of different models for delivering integrated HIV/SRH services in high and medium HIV prevalence settings in SSA...
  14. ncbi request reprint Safeguarding maternal and newborn health: improving the quality of postnatal care in Kenya
    Charlotte Warren
    Population Council, General Accident Insurance House, Ralph Bunche Road, PO Box 17643, Nairobi 00500, Kenya
    Int J Qual Health Care 22:24-30. 2010
    ..To assess changes in the quality of care following the introduction of a new postnatal package...
  15. pmc Community-level impact of the reproductive health vouchers programme on service utilization in Kenya
    Francis Obare
    Population Council, Ralph Bunche Road, P O Box 17643, Nairobi 00500, Kenya
    Health Policy Plan 28:165-75. 2013
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  16. pmc Evaluation of the impact of the voucher and accreditation approach on improving reproductive behaviors and status in Cambodia
    Benjamin Bellows
    Population Council, General Accident House, Ralph Bunche Road, PO Box17643 00500, Nairobi, Kenya
    BMC Public Health 11:667. 2011
    ..However, there is a paucity of evidence describing how these programs function in different settings for various reproductive health services...
  17. ncbi request reprint Assessing the population-level impact of vouchers on access to health facility delivery for women in Kenya
    Francis Obare
    Population Council, P O Box 17643, Nairobi, Kenya Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 102:183-9. 2014
    ..The implication is that substantial improvements in service uptake could be achieved if the program subsidized transportation costs as well. ..
  18. ncbi request reprint Systematic Review: the use of vouchers for reproductive health services in developing countries: systematic review
    Nicole M Bellows
    Independent Consultant, Nairobi, Kenya
    Trop Med Int Health 16:84-96. 2011
    ..To identify where vouchers have been used for reproductive health (RH) services, to what extent RH voucher programmes have been evaluated, and whether the programmes have been effective...
  19. pmc Increase in facility-based deliveries associated with a maternal health voucher programme in informal settlements in Nairobi, Kenya
    Ben Bellows
    Population Council, Ralph Bunche Rd, General Accident House, PO Box 17643 00500, Nairobi, Kenya
    Health Policy Plan 28:134-42. 2013
    ..To measure whether there was an association between the introduction of an output-based voucher programme and the odds of a facility-based delivery in two Nairobi informal settlements...