Table 4

Description of characteristics of health care managers

Health care managers (N = 18)

Eastern Townships (n = 7)

Montreal (n = 8)

Chaudières-Appalaches (n = 3)


Gender (F)

5

7

8


Living environment(urban)

6

8

3


Field of practice:

Inpatient rehabilitation unit

1

5

2

Acute care hospital

1

2

0

Local community service centre

1

1

1

Day centre

1

0

0

Day hospital

1

1

1

Community organization

1

0

0

Rehabilitation centre

1

0

0


Clientele targeted by work:

General

3

3

3

Over 65 years

2

3

0

Neurology

2

2

0


Field of study:

Management

3

4

1

Health

6

7

3


Number of years' management experience:

Less than 5 years

2

3

2

5–10 years

1

1

1

More than 10 years

4

4

0


Vincent et al. BMC Geriatrics 2007 7:20   doi:10.1186/1471-2318-7-20

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