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Table 1 Staff demographics

From: Impact of the applied simulated and integrated learning approach on nursing assistants’ knowledge and confidence caring for frail seniors in nursing homes

Characteristic All (%)
N = 23
NH-1 (%)
N = 13
NH-2 (%)
N = 10
p value
Gender (female) 18 (78.3%) 10 (76.9%) 8 (80.0%) 0.85
Age 41.1 ± 7.8 41.1 ± 8.5 41.1 ± 6.9 0.94
Position
 Nursing assistant 18 (78.3%) 11 (84.6%) 7 (70.0%) 0.69
 Registered nurse 4 (17.4%) 2(15.4%) 2 (20.0%)  
 Registered licensed practical nurse 1 (4.3%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (10.0%)  
Schooling
 BScN 1 (4.3%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (10.0%) 0.65
 Bachelor 1 (4.3%) 0 (0.0%) 1 (10.0%)  
 Certificate 15 (65.2%) 9 (69.2%) 6 (60.0%)  
 Diploma 6 (26.1%) 4 (30.8%) 2 (20.0%)  
Years of experience 10.0 ± 6.2 8.5 ± 4.4 11.9 ± 8.5 0.26
Years at facility 6.8 ± 3.3 4.6 ± 1.2 9.6 ± 6.0 0.06