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Table 2 Characteristics of health care professionals

From: A patient-centred approach to health service delivery: improving health outcomes for people with chronic illness

Categories Sub-categories HCP (N = 63)
Residence ACT 26 (41%)
Sydney West 37 (59%)
Gender Male 19 (30%)
Female 44 (70%)
Work setting Hospital (in and out-patient services) 22 (35%)
Community health service 9 (14%)
General practice 22 (35%)
Rehabilitation centre 4 (7%)
Policy agency 5 (8%)
Time in this employment Less than 5 years 18 (29%)
5-10 years 18 (29%)
More than 10 years 27 (43%)
Employment status Full time 55 (87%)
Part time 8 (13%)