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Table 3 The number of medication safety risks observed during the visits of the IGZ to the ten elderly care facilities

From: Understanding the impact of supervision on reducing medication risks: an interview study in long-term elderly care

   2010 2011
Organisation Total potential risk themes Risk No risk Risk No risk
1 11 4 7 0 11
2 11 3 8 0 11
3 11 5 6 5 6
4 11 4 7 0 11
5a, b 13 0 13 - -
6a 12 11 1 8 4
7 11 8 3 2 9
8 11 7 4 0 11
9c 11 4 7 - -
10a 13 6 7 1 12
Total 115 52 63 20 95
  1. anursing homes; up to two extra themes were supervised
  2. bno risks, so follow-up visits were not needed
  3. cimprovement activities were demonstrated to the IGZ, and so, a follow-up visit did not take place