Table 3

Correlations between indicator scores, overall scores, and global rating
Indicator Average Patient perspective Differences Average rating Global rating
1.1 Bodily care 0.79 0.79 0.77 0.77 0.56
1.2 Meals 0.57 0.58 0.50 0.53 0.53
2.1 Comfort 0.46 0.47 0.38 0.42 0.37
2.2 Atmosphere 0.79 0.79 0.76 0.76 0.54
2.3 Housing and privacy 0.55 0.54 0.68 0.52 0.28
2.4 Safety of living environment 0.60 0.60 0.56 0.58 0.40
3.1 Activities 0.61 0.60 0.58 0.59 0.37
3.2 Autonomy 0.57 0.55 0.66 0.57 0.30
4.1 Mental well-being 0.79 0.79 0.76 0.78 0.61
5.1 Competence and safety of care 0.83 0.84 0.80 0.82 0.57
5.2 Attitude and courtesy of care providers 0.84 0.84 0.80 0.84 0.62
6.1 Care planning and evaluation 0.35 0.33 0.37 0.36 0.16
6.2 Shared decision making 0.75 0.75 0.73 0.74 0.53
6.3 Information 0.64 0.63 0.59 0.60 0.39
6.6 Availability of personnel 0.81 0.82 0.78 0.80 0.61
Average correlation (Fisher’s z) 0.69 0.69 0.67 0.67 0.47
Global rating 0.68 0.69 0.64 0.66 NA
N = 464

All correlations are significant at p < 0.001. Strong correlations (>0.7) in bold.

Krol et al.

Krol et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:479   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-479

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