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Table 2 Case studies in 2012

From: Keys to successful implementation of a French national quality indicator in health care organizations: a qualitative study

HCO description Study methods
Type (Location) Beds Anesthetists Nurses
Cases/year (n)
Observation Informal discussion In-depth Interview
A Private, not-for- profit (Paris region) 339 Yes Yes 1 Chief anesthetist (2×)
14 1 Anesthetist
20 1 Nurse anesthetist
8470 1 Physician in charge of QIs
B Public, university hospital (Paris) 753 Yes Yes 1 Chief anesthetist (2×)
36 3 Anesthetists
46 3 Nurse anesthetists
17690 1 Quality manager
C Public, university hospital (West of France) 1318 No No 1 Medical coordinator
50 1 Chief anesthetist
90 1 Anesthetist
31460 1 Nurse anesthetist
D Public (South of France) 617 Yes Yes 1 Medical coordinator
15 1 Chief anesthetist
25 1 Anesthetist
12730 2 Nurse anesthetists
1 Quality manager
1 Surgeon
E Private for Profit (East of France) 162 Yes Yes 1 Chief anesthetist
8 1 Nurse anesthetist
16 1 Head nurse
15300 1 Quality manager
F Private for Profit (Paris) 237 No No 1 Chief executive officer
8 1 Chief anesthetist
NA 1 Physician in charge of information systems
13400 1 Nurse anesthetist
Ga Public (East of France) 355 Yes Yes 1 Chief anesthetist
6 2 Anesthetists
10 1 Nurse anesthetist
6522
  1. NA not available
  2. aContrasting case