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Table 1 Description of participants based on professional role, qualifications and ASRG category

From: A qualitative study of senior management perspectives on the leadership skills required in regional and rural Australian residential aged care facilities

Participant Professional Role Qualification/s ASRG Category
1 CEO Registered Nurse
Diploma of Business & Human Resources
2 Facility Manager Registered Nurse
Management short course (over 10 years ago
3 CEO Certificate in Business and Hospitality
Financial cadetship
4 Clinical Care Coordinator Registered Nurse 3
5 Senior Administration Officer Certificate IV Administration 2
6 Director of Nursing Registered Nurse 4
7 Residential Facility Manager Registered Nurse
Industry accreditation short courses
8 Facility Manager Business short courses – no formal qualification reported 3
9 General Manager No formal qualification 3
10 Director of Care Emergency Nurse
Bachelor of Geography and Social Policy
11 Clinical Care Manager Registered Nurse 4
12 Clinical Care Manager Registered Nurse 4
13 Clinical Care Manager Registered Nurse
Dip. Leadership and Management
14 Facility Manager Dip. Management
Bachelor of Business
15 Clinical Operations Manager Registered Nurse 2
16 Facility Manager Registered Nurse 4
17 Director of Nursing Registered Nurse 2
18 Facility Manager Bachelor of Hospitality 2
19 Facility Manager Registered Nurse 5