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Table 1 Participant characteristics (N = 23)

From: Clinical perspectives on hospitals’ role in the opioid epidemic

 Hospitalist (n = 12)Registered nurse (n = 9)Adult nurse practitioner (n = 2)Total
Female, n (%)3 (21)9 (65)2 (14)14 (61)
Race/ethnicity, n (%)
 White7 (41)8 (47)2 (12)17 (74)
 African-American01 (100)01 (4.3)
 Asian5 (100)005 (21.7)
Work experience (years)*
 Mean121125 
 Range2–181–3210–40n/a
Years with an organization
 Mean7.15.214 
 Range1–181–158–20n/a
Hospital locations
 Hospital #13 (60)02 (40)5 (21.7)
 Hospital #23 (50)3 (50)06 (26.2)
 Hospital #32 (40)3 (60)05 (21.7)
 Hospital #42 (100)002 (8.7)
 Hospital #51 (33.4)2 (66.6)03 (13)
 Hospital #61 (50)1 (50)02 (8.7)
  1. Note: Work experience excludes time in training, such as residency; Hospitalist- a physician with primary professional focus is the general medical care of hospitalized patients