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Table 1 Primary care provider (PCP) characteristics and CS-PAM scores

From: The role of primary care providers in patient activation and engagement in self-management: a cross-sectional analysis

PCP characteristics Sample demographics Average
n = 171 (%) CS-PAM score
Average Score for all PCPs   66.1
Age (in years)
 39 or younger 31.8 65.3
 40–49 33.5 67.1
 50–59 23.5 65.4
 60 or older 11.2 67.2
Years working at fairview
 Less than 5 43.9 65.1
 5–10 24.0 67.8
 11–20 22.8 66.4
 21 or more 9.3 66.4
Type of PCP
 Family practitioner 56.1 66.0
 Internista 26.9 65.4
 Physician assistant 8.2 71.8
 Nurse practitioner 8.8 62.4
Gender
 Male 39.8 62.8
 Female* 60.2 68.2
  1. *p < .05
  2. aIncluding double boarded with pediatrics