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Table 1 Respondent characteristics (n = 532, sites = 96)

From: The facilitators and barriers associated with implementation of a patient-centered medical home in VHA

Covariates Proportion
Respondent characteristics
Tenure with VA (%)
 Up to 1 year 7.5 %
 Between 1 and 5 years 29.5 %
 Between 5 and 10 years 22.9 %
 Between 10 and 20 years 26.9 %
 Over 20 years 13.2 %
Supervisory responsibilities
 None 58.3 %
 Team Leader 34.3 %
 Manager 2.8 %
 First Line Supervisor 4.3 %
 Executive/Senior Executive 0.4 %
Time spent in primary care
 <20 % 4.8 %
 20–40 % 1.7 %
 41–60 % 1.2 %
 61–80 % 4.0 %
 >80 % 88.2 %
Occupation (%)
 Primary Care Provider 31.1 %
 Nurse Care Manager (RN) 32.4 %
 Clinical Associate (LPN, medical assistant) 24.2 %
 Administrative Clerk 12.3 %
Clinic characteristics (respondent-level)
Clinic workload and capacity
 PCPs with panels over-capacity (proportion) 31.4 %
 Mean level of over-capacity for these panels 13.3 %
 Adjusted panel size (mean number of patients) 1164
 Patient intensity (mean DCG patient average) 0.60
 Annual primary care visits 36,747
Hospital-based clinic (proportion) 38.7 %
Academic-affiliation agreement 34.5 %