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Table 1 Political barriers and facilitators to CDM development by group of participants

From: Chronic disease management: a qualitative study investigating the barriers, facilitators and incentives perceived by Swiss healthcare stakeholders

   Patients Physicians Nursing staff Pharmacists Health insurers DPH Companies proposing CDM prog.
Barriers Federalist political organisation   x x x x x x
Scepticism about the necessity of CDM   x    x x  
Facilitators Legal framework to CDM development x x   x x x x
Loco-regional application of the framework x x    x x  
Favorable opinions towards CDM x x x x x x x
Availability of existing resources x x x x x x x
Awareness of actors towards current chronic care problems (with development of CDM initiatives)   x x    x x