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Table 2 Descriptive statistics and reliability of the GCS-NH and its subscales

From: Validation of the professional good care scale in nursing homes (GCS-NH)

Variable Descriptive analysis Reliability
Items M SD Mdn Range Cronbach’s α McDonald’s ω
Total 32 2.93 .42 2.97 1.41–3.87 .77 .83
Humanization 9 3.34 .52 3.44 .89–4.00 .75 .75
Non-infantilization 10 2.51 .74 2.56 .67–3.90 .72 .72
Respect 7 3.30 .71 3.43 .00–4.00 .76 .77
Empowerment 6 2.57 1.01 2.83 .00–4.00 .74 .75
  1. N = 286. Items = number of items; M = mean; SD = standard deviation; Mdn = median. Item scores ranged from 0 (Strongly disagree) to 4 (Strongly agree)