Table 3

PC PMOS overall and domain specific scores by practice

Practice APractice BPractice CPractice DPracticePractice FTotal
T1T2T1T2T1T2T1T2T1T2T1T2T1T2
PC PMOS mean score (SD)4.22 (0.67)4.29 (0.46)4.46** (0.40)4.26 (0.50)4.36 (0.46)4.44 (0.42)4.47 (0.44)4.24 (0.49)4.26 (0.49)4.36 (0.40)4.32 (0.52)4.30 (0.49)4.37* (0.47)
Access
mean (SD)
3.94 (0.84)4.12 (0.64)4.38** (0.60)4.03 (0.67)4.26* (0.67)4.24 (0.71)4.29 (0.67)4.01 (0.76)4.07 (0.75)4.16 (0.68)4.15 (0.76)4.09 (0.71)4.23** (0.70)
Communication
mean (SD)
4.37 (0.64)4.41 (0.50)4.56* (0.47)4.40 (0.52)4.47 (0.56)4.60 (0.45)4.60 (0.47)4.37 (0.57)4.44 (0.53)4.51 (0.46)4.45 (0.58)4.44 (0.53)4.50* (0.53)
External policy environment
mean (SD)
4.18 (0.82)4.00 (0.88)4.16 (0.90)4.05 (0.97)4.08 (1.04)4.07 (1.08)4.20 (1.00)3.97 (0.94)3.90 (1.01)3.94 (1.05)4.09 (1.03)4.03 (0.96)4.09 (1.00)
Information flow
mean (SD)
4.18 (0.68)4.27 (0.63)4.46* (0.56)4.26 (0.58)4.42* (0.59)4.42 (0.61)4.41 (0.68)4.18 (0.67)4.29 (0.61)4.31 (0.61)4.25 (0.68)4.27 (0.63)4.36* (0.63)
Organisation and care planning
mean (SD)
4.37 (0.55)4.27 (0.61)4.47* (0.62)4.36 (0.56)4.37 (0.57)4.36 (0.54)4.44 (0.49)4.29 (0.53)4.30 (0.66)4.45 (0.56)4.36 (0.65)4.34 (0.56)4.39 (0.61)
Patient related factors
mean (SD)
4.45 (0.78)4.45 (0.65)4.69 ** (0.54)4.49 (0.70)4.56 (0.71)4.63 (0.60)4.75 (0.53)4.48 (0.58)4.51 (0.73)4.60 (0.57)4.57 (0.65)4.51 (0.65)4.61* (0.64)
Physical environment
mean (SD)
4.47 (0.69)4.48 (0.53)4.65* (0.49)4.58 (0.55)4.57 (0.58)4.60 (0.51)4.63 (0.58)4.47 (0.59)4.50 (0.60)4.64 (0.48)4.47* (0.66)4.54 (0.56)4.56 (0.59)
Referral systems
mean (SD)
4.38 (0.6)4.37 (0.56)4.53* (0.54)4.34 (0.57)4.41 (0.59)4.59 (0.54)4.60 (0.55)4.41 (0.49)4.45 (0.56)4.48 (0.53)4.43 (0.65)4.42 (0.55)4.48 (0.59)
Task performance
mean (SD)
4.04 (0.93)4.10 (0.96)4.10 (1.17)4.00 (0.99)4.01 (1.12)4.36 (0.84)4.20 (0.95)3.97 (0.97)3.70* (1.15)3.85 (1.11)4.02 (0.94)4.06 (0.98)4.01 (1.07)
  • T1=Time 1 (baseline).

  • T2=Time 2 (6 months postintervention period).

  • *P<0.05, **P<0.001.

  • PC PMOS, primary care patient measure of safety.