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Table 2 Healthcare Providers (N = 42)

From: Healthcare providers’ experiences in supporting community-living older adults to manage multiple chronic conditions: a qualitative study

Categoryn (%)
Sex
 Female40 (95.2)
 Male2 (4.8)
Age (years)
 18–4417 (40.5)
 45–6425 (59.5)
Province
 Ontario22 (52.4)
 Alberta20 (47.6)
Highest Education Completed
 Secondary School1 (2.4)
 Diploma7 (16.7)
 Bachelor’s Degree17 (40.5)
 Master’s Degree7 (16.7)
 MD4 (9.5)
 Certificate6 (14.3)
Professional Background
 Exercise Therapist1 (2.4)
 Nurse Case Manager1 (2.4)
 Nurse Practitioner1 (2.4)
 Personal Support Worker6 (14.3)
 Pharmacist1 (2.4)
 Physician4 (9.5)
 Physiotherapist3 (7.1)
 Registered Dietitian1 (2.4)
 Registered Nurse12 (28.6)
 Registered/Licensed Practical Nurse7 (16.7)
 Speech Language Pathologist1 (2.4)
 Social Worker4 (9.5)
Years of Experience in Current Role
 0–5 years7 (16.7)
 6–10 years7 (16.7)
 11–15 years8 (19.0)
 16–20 years3 (7.1)
 20+ years17 (40.5)
Work Setting
 Primary Care20 (47.6)
 Home Care19 (45.2)
 Other (e.g., rehabilitation service, outreach clinic)3 (7.1)