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Table 1 Study sample and data collection activities

From: Stakeholder perspectives on implementing accreditation programs: a qualitative study of enabling factors

Stakeholder groups Total number of focus groups and interviews in each health sector Number of participants
  Acute care Aged care Primary care  
Health professionals 6 3 5 80
Government health agency representatives 9 1 1 38
Health professional colleges and associations 1 4 3 41
Accreditation agency surveyors/ assessors 2 2 2 33
Accreditation agency management groups 3 2 1 51
Consumers or consumer representatives 1 1 0 15
Totals 22 13 12 258