Skip to main content

Table 4 Percentage of respondents who used paper, electronic or hybrid formats for recording information

From: Examining the role of information exchange in residential aged care work practices-a survey of residential aged care facilities

   Format for recording information
   Paper Only Electronic Only Hybrid
  Managers and HIOs N = 7/9 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%
Staff type RNs N = 22/23 9.1% 31.8% 59.1%
  ENs and AINs N = 85/87 36.5% 2.4% 61.2%
  Mainly paper N = 33/33 81.8% 0.0% 18.2%
Facility documentation system Mostly computers N = 31/34 9.7% 3.2% 87.1%
  Nearly paperless N = 50/52 6.0% 16.0% 78.0%
Total - all participants N = 114/119 28.9% 7.9% 63.2%