Although health workers initially struggle with the responsibilities associated with integrating services, their planning, reporting, and service delivery improves after receiving technical assistance. Integration helps maintain a focus on both programs and complete infant and young child feeding counseling more regularly. Health workers report that it is easier to provide integrated services during facility-based sessions than outreach or mobile services.
Kanagat, Natasha, Adriana Almiñana, Belayneh Dagnew, et al. Global Health: Science and Practice, October 2022