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Table 2 Summary of adherence of Systems for Person-Centered Elder Care (SPEC) model

From: Implementation fidelity of the Systems for Person-Centered Elder Care (SPEC): a process evaluation study

Components Number of planned interventions Number of delivered interventions (%) Providers
1. Comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA)
 Delivered CGA education via in-service training 10 10 (100) By the SPEC consultant with the research team
 Performed individual CGA profiles 482 482 (100) By the on-site SPEC coordinators at each participating NH
2. Care plan (CP)
 Delivered CP education via in-service training 10 10 (100) By the SPEC consultant
 Performed individual CP profiles 482 419 (86.9) By the on-site SPEC coordinators at each participating NH
3. Interdisciplinary case conferences (ICCs)
 Performed ICCs with support 10 10 (100) By the care team led by the on-site SPEC coordinators at each participating NH and facilitated by the SPEC consultant
 Performed ICCs without support 50 50 (100) By the care team led by the on-site SPEC coordinators at each participating NH
4. Care coordination (CC)
 Delivered tailored reports to NHs 10 10 (100) By the SPEC consultant and research team
 Delivered tailored reports to residents/families 482 419 (86.9) By the on-site SPEC coordinators facilitated by the SPEC consultant
 Delivered tailored reports to physicians 10 10 (100) By the on-site SPEC coordinators facilitated by the SPEC consultant
5. Information and communications technology (ICT) tools: the SPEC information system
 Delivered ICT tools 10 10 (100) By the on-site SPEC coordinators facilitated by the SPEC consultant