Table 4

Sensitivity analyses of the Community Eye Care (C-EYE-C) model per patient encounter

Cost variable testedRange testedCost per C-EYE-C patient encounter ($AUD)Proportional change in cost relative to hospital patient encounter
Proportion of patients requiring hospital follow-up <3 months20%–60%77.15–138.75−51.8% to −13.3%
Optometrist clinic appointments available per week±50%88.97–95.63−44.4% to −40.2%
Changes to salary (hospital administration)±20%87.30–94.12−44.0% to −42.7%
Changes to salary (all staffing)±20%76.98–104.44−43.5% to −43.2%