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Table 1 Characteristics of the focus groups

From: Municipal healthcare professionals’ interprofessional collaboration during older patients’ transitions in the municipal health and care services: a qualitative study

Focus group 1,
9 participants.
Leader group (facility leaders of the physiotherapy-, occupational-, and nursing services), general practitioners (GPs)
4 registered nurses (2 in nursing home, 2 in home care services), 1 physiotherapist, 3 GPs (2 part-time employed in nursing home, 1 employed at the medical centre only), 1 occupational therapist (newly employed, left the meeting early)
Focus group 2,
8 participants.
Front-line staff
3 registered nurses, 1 physiotherapist, 2 auxiliaries, 2 assistants
(5 in nursing home, 3 in home care services)
Focus group 3,
6 participants.
Front-line staff
1 physiotherapist, 1 registered nurse, 2 auxiliaries, 2 assistants
(3 in nursing home, 3 across nursing home and home care services)