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Table 1 Nursing Home Bed Size, Residents Hosted, and Focus Group Members Involved in the Study

From: Interventions maintaining eating Independence in nursing home residents: a multicentre qualitative study

NH Bed size, n Residents living in the NH, n Focus group participants, n Professional roles, n F/M Age, mean (SD) in years Experience in the NH, mean (SD) in years
1 49 46 3 2 NAs, 1 PHYS 3/0 39.3 (10.0) 10.0 (8.0)
2 200 164 4 3 NAs, 1 RNs 4/0 49.2 (8.4) 18.5 (5.6)
3 32 30 3 2 NAs, 1 PHYS 2/1 42.0 (5.6) 9.0 (2.8)
4 154 152 7 4 RNs, 3 NAs 3/1 40.5 (11.2) 8.2 (8.5)
5 102 95 6 3 NAs, 2 RNs, 1 ED 6/1 50.1 (5.2) 22.8 (9.1)
6 33 25 3 2 NAs, 1 RN 3/0 53.0 (11.3) 22.5 (7.6)
7 87 80 4 2 RNs, 2 NAs 3/1 37.0 (16.7) 10.3 (3.4)
8 61 55 3 2 NAs, 1 RN 3/0 54.3 (0.5) 15.3 (10.2)
9 86 80 5 4 NAs, 1 RN 5/0 54.2 (20.3) 8.2 3.2)
10 115 115 4 3 RNs, 1 NA 3/1 51.8 (12.9) 16.6 (14.3)
11 58 58 5 3 NAs, 2 RNs 5/0 49.0 (16.4) 9.6 (1.2)
12 118 117 3 2 RNs, 1 NAs 3/0 26.0 (5.0) 3.5 (1.2)
13 66 63 4 3 NAs, 1 RN 4/1 43.2 (17.6) 8.5 (5.3)
Total 1161 1080 54 31 NAs, 20 RNs, 2 PHYS, 1 ED 48/6 45.1 (13.4) 12.5 (11.0)
  1. ED Professional Educator, F Female, M Male, n number, NH Nursing Home, NA Nurse Assistant, PHYS Physiotherapists, RN Registered Nurse, SD Standard Deviation
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