Table 1

Characteristics of the interviewees
Professional group Number of informants Participated in improvement groups Not directly engaged in improvement work Leaders Gender (female/male) Years of work experience at Hospital <5 5–10 >10
Physician 9 4 5 4 1/8 4 1 4
Nurse 7 5 2 3 5/2 1 3 3
Secretary 2 0 2 1 2/0 1 1
Administrators (project support) 2 2 0 1 2/0 1 1
Total number 20 11 9 9 20 6 6 8

Hovlid et al.

Hovlid et al. BMC Health Services Research 2012 12:235   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-12-235

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