Received: 27 July 2022
Accepted: 12 April 2023
First Online: 1 May 2023
: The Institutional Review Board of Ethiopian Public Health Institute granted ethical clearance for the conduct of HEP assessment. Every tool used in the survey had appropriate information sheet and consent form that clearly describe the benefits and risk of participating in the assessment. The purpose and significance of the study were explained to each study participant and their consent was obtained before conducting interview. The respondents had full right to refuse to take part in the study, and this was clearly explained as part of information sheet. Confidentiality of information was assured. In addition, codes were used instead of participants’ names.
: Not applicable.
: We declare that we have no competing interests.