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Table 3 Contributors to VVC Success During Enrollment and Baseline Assessment (n = 45)

From: Team VA Video Connect (VVC) to optimize mobility and physical activity in post-hospital discharge older veterans: baseline assessment

VVC Connection Success
(≥ 1 connection)
Group 1
Fully Successful
n = 15
Group 2
Fully Successful
n = 8
Group 3
≥ 1 Failed VVC
n = 11
Group 4
No VVC Success
n = 11
Use of in-person contact No in-person ≥ 1 in-person ≥ 1 in-person ≥ 1 in-person
Cognitive level (MoCA)
  No impairment ≥24 5 (0 w/CG)* 3 (3 w/CG) 5 (5 w/CG) 7 (3 w/CG)
  Mild Impairment (22–23) 5 (4 w/CG) 3 (3 w/CG) 2 (1 w/CG) 0
  Clinical Impairment (< 22) 1 (1 w/CG) 2 (2 w/CG) 4 (4 w/CG) 4 (3 w/CG)
  Unknown 4 (1 w/CG)    
  Use own (non-VA) device 7 1 1 5
Reasons for In-Person
  Preference/convenience   7 3  
  Expedite VVC    4  
  Tablet troubleshoot    1 5
  Tablet return/”gave up”   1   6
Reasons for decreased success
  Connectivity**    8 2
  Device issue    1 2
  Computer use difficulty    1 3
  Physical Impairment**    1 3
  Unknown     1
  1. Key
  2. *CG-Caregiver
  3. **Connectivity (WiFi [2], National connectivity issue [4], unknown [4])
  4. **Physical impairment (dexterity [3], visual [1])