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Table 1 Be-Life program outcomes: preventive, palliative and dementia care 2009-2013

From: Strategies to facilitate implementation and sustainability of large system transformations: a case study of a national program for improving quality of care for elderly people

Senior alert registry 2009 n (%) 2010 n (%) 2011 n (%) 2012 n (%) 2013 n (%)
Municipalities listed in the registry (total N = 290) 7 (2) 196 (68) 261 (90) 280 (97) 284 (98)
County councils listed in the registry (total N = 21) 8 (38) 14 (67) 19 (90) 21 (100) 21 (100)
Municipalities with registered risk assessments for 90% of patients in special housing units for elderly people     73 (25) 129 (44)
Risk assessments - Total no of registrations 13 415 48 267 (+260) 151 787 (+214) 247 017 (+63) 256 129 (+4)
Risk assessments - No of registrations on average per month 1118 4022 (+260) 12 649 (+214) 20 585 (+63) 23 284 (+4)
Palliative Registry Sweden      
Municipalities listed in the registry (N = 290) 187 (64) 276 (95) 284 (98) 289 (99) 290 (100)
County councils listed in the registry (N = 21) 20 (95) 21 (100) 21 (100) 21 (100) 21 (100)
Registered deaths (65 years and older)      
Municipalities that reached the goal level of ≥40% coverage   221 (76)    
Municipalities ≥50%    229 (79)   
Municipalities ≥70%     174 (60) 191(66)
County councils that reached the goal of ≥40% coverage   17 (81)    
County councils - ≥50%    18 (86)   
County councils - ≥70%     15 (71) 16 (76)
Swedish Dementia Registry (SveDem)      
Primary care units listed in the registry (N = 2009/1095, 2010/1181, 2011/1197, 2012/1172, 2013/1172) 41 (4) 40 (3) 96 (8) 658 (56) 809 (70)
No of diagnostic work-ups performed in primary care 1026 1716 (+67) 2745 (+60) 4283 (+56) 3020 (−29)
Registry for Behavioural and Mental Symptoms in Dementia (BPSD)      
Municipalities listed in the registry (N = 290)   3 (1) 27 (9) 206 (71) 265 (91)
No of registrations in the BPSD registry   123 1138 (+825) 7142 (+527) 24 040 (+237)
No of registered patients   77 542 (+604) 3894 (+618) 11 613 (+198)