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Table 2 Type of partnership by type of institution: * survey variables

From: Win/win partnerships between Geneva health-related institutions and caregivers of people with dementia: a descriptive cross-sectional study

Type of partnership Type of institution P-value
Non-medical, n (%) Medical, n (%)
Proposals for organizational and governance activities*
 Ethics committee 3 (17.7) 44 (56.4) 0.004
 Management fee 2 (11.8) 4 (5.1) 0.308
 Commission to support a specific population 7 (41.2) 38 (48.7) 0.573
 Welcoming newcomers/patients 2 (11.8) 30 (38.5) 0.035
 Welcoming new employees 1 (5.9) 23 (29.5) 0.042
 None 9 (52.9) 11 (14.1) <  0.001
Activities related to the provision of care*
 Nursing care 4 (23.5) 23 (29.9) 0.601
 Care seminars 2 (11.8) 44 (57.1) 0.001
 Patient/family needs assessment 3 (17.7) 59 (76.6) <  0.001
 Implementation of patient/family care plans 4 (23.5) 52 (67.5) 0.001
 Care coordination 1 (5.9) 40 (52.0) 0.001
 Analysis of complex care practice 5 (29.4) 17 (22.1) 0.518
 Announcement of a diagnosis 3 (17.7) 18 (23.4) 0.608
 Health education/therapeutic education 6 (35.3) 50 (64.9) 0.024
 None 9 (52.9) 2 (2.6) <  0.001
Activities related to the service offer*
 Animations 3 (17.7) 42 (53.9) 0.007
 Socio-cultural 1 (5.9) 38 (48.7) 0.001
 Practical help 2 (11.8) 37 (47.4) 0.007
 Accompaniment (race...) 3 (17.7) 54 (69.3) <  0.001
 One-time call for help 3 (17.7) 25 (32.1) 0.238
 Meal provision 0 (0) 32 (41.0) 0.001
 None 10 (58.8) 9 (11.5) <  0.001
Activities related to training*
 Learning through theoretical education 14 (82.3) 46 (59.0) 0.070
 Learning through practical teaching 13 (76.5) 46 (59.0) 0.178
 Learning through teaching using simulation 14 (82.4) 30 (38.5) 0.001
 Learning through practical internships 10 (58.8) 15 (19.2) 0.001
 Initial training for carers 13 (76.5) 24 (30.8) <  0.001
 Postgraduate training for carers 11 (64.7) 16 (20.5) <  0.001
 Peer training 10 (58.8) 21 (26.9) 0.011
 None 0 (0) 12 (15.4) 0.084
Research activities*
 Co-construction of research protocols 8 (47.1) 18 (23.1) 0.044
 Fundraising for the project 4 (23.5) 14 (18.0) 0.595
 Request to the ethics committee 4 (23.5) 13 (16.7) 0.504
 Research coordination sessions 4 (23.5) 11 (14.1) 0.334
 Participation of scientific days 13 (76.5) 15 (19.2) <  0.001
 None 3 (17.7) 41 (52.6) 0.009
Accompaniment and support activities*
 Support sessions 9 (52.9) 49 (62.8) 0.449
 Advice to patients/families 10 (58.8) 58 (74.4) 0.198
 Coordination/orientation of care pathways 6 (35.3) 34 (43.6) 0.530
 Help with administrative procedures 5 (29.4) 38 (48.7) 0.147
 None 7 (41.2) 10 (12.8) 0.006