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Table 2 Characteristics of study facilities and focus group participants

From: Sustaining complex interventions in long-term care: a qualitative study of direct care staff and managers

Nursing home N = 8
 Bed size (mean) 130
 For profit (%) 100
 Urban location (%) 50
Study participants Managers N = 34 Direct care staff N = 49
 Age (%)
  18–35 years 22 39
  36–55 years 62 51
  56 years and older 16 10
 Female (%) 84 93
 Race (%)
  Caucasian 72 25
  Black 25 63
  Others 3 12
 College or Associate degree (%) 91 32
 Role (%)
  Administrator 5 0
  Department manager 59 0
  Social work 12 0
  Nurse aide 0 43
  Direct care nurse 0 25
  Dietary 12 0
  Housekeeping 0 16
  Rehabilitation 12 2
  Others 0 14