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Table 5 Characteristics of the QI teams per QIC (N = 26)

From: Factors associated with the impact of quality improvement collaboratives in mental healthcare: An exploratory study

  Anxiety disorders Schizo-
phrenia
Dual diagnosis Total
Number of QI teams 12 8 6 26
Number of organizations represented by QI teams 7 7 5 19
Number of questionnaires sent 82 72 75 229
Respondents/known non- respondents# 63/11 47/13 43/17 153/41
Response 76.8% 65.3% 57.3% 66.8%
Mean number of members per QI team (range amongst QI teams) 6.2 (5 to 8) 7.5 (3 to 13) 10 (7 to 13) 7.5 (3 to 13)
Percentage male 43.2% 48.3% 33.3% 41.8%
Mean age per QI team (range amongst QI teams) 44.2 (25 to 62) 42.8 (25 to 59) 38.4 (22 to 57) 42.0 (22 to 62)
Number of patients reached (range amongst QI teams) 571 (10 to 165) 467 (38 to 82) 308 (11 to 87) 1346 (1 to 165)
  1. #) Of 41 non-respondents age and sex were known, this was included in this table