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Table 3 Participants’ rating of their organisation in supporting the delivery of dignified care

From: What facilitates the delivery of dignified care to older people? A survey of health care professionals

Employer support Yes Somewhat No Don’t know
Dignified care in new staff induction 98 18 13 63
Internal training on dignity 96 25 28 43
Work philosophy mentions dignity 120 22 15 35
Good skill mix 109 73 8 2
Good staffing levels 44 108 40 0
Discuss difficult issues of dignity with colleagues 121 58 11 2
Include dignity in care when teaching/working with students/new staff 153 35 2 2
Feel able to report breaches of dignity in care in confidence to my manager/employer 123 52 11 6