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Table 3 Type and location of provider interviews and indication of the number of providers (by type) that commented on each theme, n = 44.

From: Using intervention mapping to develop and adapt a secondary stroke prevention program in Veterans Health Administration medical centers

Provider type n Current provider practices in secondary stroke risk factor management Barriers and supports to risk factor management Advice or needs to enhance secondary stroke prevention
   The provider is providing secondary stroke prevention Works with other providers/
referrals
Works with pt, family, caregiver Adherence and motivation Provider lacks knowledge Lack of admin support Other* Pt cognition/education Transport-ation Wants education Wants handouts Wants check off list Wants support groups How to refer to what? Other^
Indianapolis, IN
MD 2 2 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 1 1 2
Res 3 3 0 1 1 0 3 2 3 0 2 3 1 0 3 2
RN 4 4 1 1 4 0 2 1 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 1
OT 5 5 5 0 5 0 3 2 1 0 5 5 1 1 1 1
PT 4 4 4 0 4 0 3 3 2 0 3 3 1 0 2 3
RT 2 2 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 1
SW 6 1 1 1 5 0 4 1 1 0 5 3 1 1 2 0
Total 26 21
(81%)
14
(54%)
4
(15%)
22 (85%) 2
(8%)
17 (65%) 11 (42%) 10 (38%) 0 19 (73%) 19 (73%) 4
(15%)
3
(12%)
10 (38%) 10 (38%)
Houston, TX
MD 2 2 2 2 2 0 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1
PA 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Res 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
NP 3 3 3 0 3 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 0 0 1 0
RN 4 4 2 2 3 2 1 2 2 3 2 3 2 1 2 3
LVN 2 2 0 0 2 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1
OT 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1
PT 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
SW 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 1
Total 18 17
(94%)
12
(66%)
4
(22%)
15 (83%) 4
(22%)
4
(22%)
10 (56%) 7
(39%)
7
(39%)
10 (56%) 8
(44%)
3
(17%)
3
(17%)
4
(22%)
9
(50%)
Total 44 38
(86%)
26
(59%)
8
(18%)
37 (84%) 6
(14%)
21 (48%) 21 (48%) 17 (39%) 7
(16%)
29 (66%) 27 (61%) 7
(16%)
6
(14%)
14 (32%) 19 (43%)
  1. * 'other' includes: patient depression, decreased function, lack of provider time, no place to exercise, wait time for care, no caregiver, patient or caregiver denial, problems with drug seeking behaviors
  2. ^ 'other' includes: patients need to be encouraged and empowered, anger management, work on self-esteem and confidence, need to distribute BP machines and pedometers, educate family members, allow for nursing follow up after discharge
  3. MD, Medical Doctor
  4. PA, Physicians Assistant
  5. Res, Resident
  6. NP, Nurse Practitioner
  7. RN, Registered Nurse
  8. LVN, Licensed Vocational Nurse
  9. OT, Occupational Therapist
  10. PT, Physical Therapist
  11. RT, Recreation Therapist
  12. SW, Social Worker