Table 3

Characteristics of the healthcare professionals responding to the survey questionnaire at T1, 2013

2013
n (%) Intervention
2013
n (%) Control
Total nP value
City based university hosptial
39106145<0.001
Profession<0.001
 Nurse leader/nurse/specialised nurse25 (17.2)74 (51.0)99
 Auxiliary nurse5 (3.4)24 (16.6)29
 Physician/training doctor2 (1.4)8 (5.5)10
 Administrative staff/other7 (4.8)7
Direct patient contact0.022
 Yes34 (23.6)104 (72.2)138
 No4 (2.8)2 (1.4)6
Number of years worked in this hospital0.370
 <17 (4.8)13 (9.0)20
 1–519 (13.1)41 (28.3)60
 6–106 (4.1)20 (13.8)26
 11 or more7 (4.8)32 (22.1)39
Work hours per week0.340
 <203 (2.1)3
 20–3728 (19.4)84 (58.3)112
 >3710 (6.9)19 (13.2)29
Nursing homes
3250820.004
Position0.028
 Healthcare professional with a bachelor’s degree, including leader22 (28.8)22 (26.8)44
 Skilled healthcare professional/other10 (12.2)28 (34.1)38
Direct patient contact0.982
 Yes30 (36.6)47 (57.3)77
 No2 (2.4)3 (3.7)5
Number of years in this nursing home0.001
 <18 (9.8)1 (1.2)9
 1–512 (14.6)12 (14.6)24
 6–105 (6.1)11(13.4)16
 11 or more7 (8.5)26 (31.7)33
Work hours per week0.408
 16–244 (4.9)16 (19.8)20
 25–35.521 (25.9)19 (23.5)40
 >35.514 (17.3)7 (25.9)21