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Table 7 Factor analysis of the QMS implementation problems

From: Managerial attitude to the implementation of quality management systems in Lithuanian support treatment and nursing hospitals

Factor Variable Loading Total variance explained
Factor I (QM competence and organizational resources) Staff training .432 25.24%
  Procedure development, .833  
  Development of work instructions .709  
  Lack of information .670  
  Lack of financial resources .642  
Factor II (QM policy) Quality policy definition .891 22.53%
  Quality goal setting .893  
Factor III (QM audit group activities) Appointment of local audit group manager .679 15.13%
  Audit group formation .740  
  Use of diagnostic and treatment methods .432  
Factor IV (Employee resistance to QMS implementation) Employee resistance to QMS implementation .854 10.35%