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Table 2 Comparison of adjusted primary care assessment scores among adult patients in different healthcare settings

From: Comparison of primary care experiences among adults in general outpatient clinics and private general practice clinics in Hong Kong

Primary care domains Range of values GOPC Score Mean(SE) GP Score Mean(SE) pvalue
Adjusted primary care achievement*    
   First Contact (Utilization) (3-12) 8.87 (0.15) 9.21 (0.07) 0.048
   First Contact (Accessibility) (4-16) 6.88 (0.15) 8.41 (0.07) <0.001
   Continuity of Care (4-16) 8.37 (0.18) 11.69 (0.08) <0.001
   Coordination of services (4-16) 9.47 (0.31) 9.67 (0.17) 0.584
   Coordination (Information System) (4-12) 8.00 (0.10) 8.06 (0.05) 0.660
   Comprehensiveness: Service available (6-24) 14.97 (0.31) 15.71 (0.15) 0.046
   Comprehensiveness: Service provided (6-22) 12.14 (0.26) 12.05 (0.13) 0.764
   Family Centeredness (3-12) 7.74 (0.15) 8.07 (0.07) 0.056
   Community Orientation (3-10.5) 4.79 (0.11) 4.71 (0.05) 0.541
   Primary care total score (50.5-133) 77.03 (0.80) 83.26 (0.38) <0.001
  1. *Primary care scores adjusted for gender, age, education level, income, insurance, use of specialist services, chronic disease conditions.