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Table 2 Factor analysis, structure matrix

From: Do employees benefit from collaborations between out of hours general practitioners and emergency departments?

  Quality of care Workload Co-operation
Employee involvement 0.403   
Pleasant organisation 0.474 0.376  
Quality of work front desk personnel 0.546   
Quality of work residents ED 0.550   −0.352
Quality of work medical specialists ED 0.480   
Quality of work nurses ED 0.363   
Quality of work assistant out-of-hours GP service 0.690   
Quality of work nurse out-of-hours GP service 0.651   
Quality of work ambulance driver out-of-hours GP service 0.469   
Quality of work GP 0.531   
Quality of the organisation 0.651   
Quality of physical triage 0.575   
Quality of triage by telephone 0.587   
Quality of patient care 0.644   
Quality, patient safety 0.508   
Quality of care inadequate 0.499   
Recommendation of organisation to acquaintance 0.446   
Workload during work at the care centre   0.799  
Workload during home visits   0.513  
Workload during work at the call centre   0.512  
Workload due to the amount of contacts   0.798  
Workload due to self-referrals   0.545  
Workload due to less urgent or unnecessary patients   0.425  
Workload due to very urgent or complex patients   0.326  
Workload due to triage   0.404  
Workload due to arranging hospital admission   0.315  
Workload due to arranging admission outside the hospital   0.333  
Sufficient time for accurate patient care 0.354 0.581  
Sufficient time to discuss patient care problems with colleagues   0.540  
Sufficient time for direct patient care 0.338 0.520  
Quality of work and available time   0.684  
Co-operation out-of-hours GP service – ED, differences in culture/perspective 0.367   −0.593
Co-operation out-of-hours GP service – ED, quality of medical performance 0.503   −0.564
Co-operation out-of-hours GP service – ED, referral 0.392   −0.549
Co-operation out-of-hours GP service – ED, feedback after referral    −0.601
Co-operation out-of-hours GP service – ED, meeting    −0.788
Co-operation out-of-hours GP service – ED, co-operation colleagues    −0.843
Co-operation out-of-hours GP service – ED, acquaintance with colleagues   0.324 −0.559
Co-operation out-of-hours GP service – ED, patient flow 0.382   −0.553
Co-operation out-of-hours GP service – ED, efficiency 0.453   −0.552
Co-operation out-of-hours GP service – ED, right care at right place 0.408   −0.511
Variance explained (%) 22.115 9.422 7.026
Eigenvalues 9.067 3.863 2.881
Total number of items 17 14 10
Alpha 0.90 0.84 0.87
  1. Factor loadings less than 0.300 are suppressed. Bold text: main factor loading