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Table 2 Service provider level variables: Descriptive statistics (N = 142)

From: Interprofessional collaboration associated with frequency of life-saving links to HIV continuum of care services in the urban environment of Newark, New Jersey

Variables
N(%)/ M (SD)
Providers with no referrals Providers with at least 1 referral Total
Age* 48.61 (10.79) 44.26 (12.40) 45.0 (12.2)
Gender
 Female 19 (59.6) 44 (53.7) 72 (54.5)
 Male 28 (40.4) 51 (46.3) 60 (45.5)
Ethnicity
 Not Hispanic or Latino 37 (78.7) 65 (68.4) 96 (72.7)
 Hispanic or Latino 10 (21.3) 30 (31.6) 36 (27.3)
Race
 White 33 (70.2) 67 (70.5) 38 (28.8)
 Non-White 14 (29.8) 28 (29.5) 94 (71.2)
Highest Level of Education*
 High School Diploma / GED 22 (46.8) 32 (33.7) 48 (36.4)
  Associate’s Degree 08 (17.0) 15 (15.8) 20 (15.2)
  Bachelor’s Degree 05 (13.9) 31 (32.6) 35 (26.5)
 Master’s Degree 11 (39.3) 17 (17.9) 28 (21.2)
  Doctoral Degree 47 (100.0) 00 (00.0) 1 (0.8)
Income
 Less than $10,000 03 (06.4) 02 (02.1) 5 (3.8)
 $10,000 to $24,999 11 (23.4) 12 (12.6) 20 (15.2)
 $25,000 to $49,999 23 (48.9) 62 (65.3) 78 (59.9)
 $50,000 to $74,999 10 (21.3) 14 (14.7) 24 (18.2)
 $75,000 to $100,000 00 (00.0) 03 (03.2) 3 (2.3)
 More than $100,000 00 (00.0) 02 (02.1) 2 (1.5)
Had HIV prevention training 27 (57.4) 57 (60.0) 79 (40.2)
Had ARTAS delivery training* 09 (19.1) 21 (22.10 29 (22.0)
Training enabled me to refer clients*
 I strongly disagree 01 (02.1) 04 (04.2) 04 (03.0)
 I disagree 01 (02.1) 02 (02.1) 03 (02.3)
 I tend to disagree 04 (08.5) 05 (05.3) 09 (06.8)
 I tend to agree 17 (36.2) 12 (12.6) 24 (18.2)
 I agree 11 (23.4) 36 (37.9) 47 (35.6)
 I strongly agree 13 (27.70 36 (37.9) 45 (34.1)
HIV testing referral frequency
 Have not referred 47 (100.0) 00 (00.0) 47 (100.0)
 Referred about once per month 00 (00.0) 36 (37.9) 36 (37.9)
 Referred about once per week 00 (00.0) 20 (21.1) 20 (21.1)
 Referred several times per week 00 (00.0) 39 (41.1) 39 (41.1)
Number of clients referred in past 6 months
 Less than 10 clients 47 (100.0) 38 (40.0) 85 (60.0)
 10 to 20 clients 00 (00.0) 12 (12.6) 12 (08.4)
 More than 20 clients 00 (00.0) 45 (47.4) 45 (31.6)
Interprofessional Collaboration Scale Total Score 95.61 (48.61) 101.81 (44.26) 100 (11.7)
  1. *Statistically significant with p < .0