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Table 2 Matrix of responsibility delegation to nurses and skillsets indicating funding mechanisms which would support role performance in each quadrant

From: Following the funding trail: Financing, nurses and teamwork in Australian general practice

  Skill Set Used by Nurses
   Limited Advanced
Delegation to nurses High Fee for Service items for limited clinical activities Enhanced primary care items or pay-for-performance in practice with poor team environment
  Low Enhanced primary care items or pay-for-performance for which nurse did not receive specific training Enhanced primary care items or pay-for-performance in supportive team climate, with training
    Blended payment system
Fee-for-service for advanced clinical activities