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Table 6 Barriers to carrying out action points

From: Residents' intentions and actions after patient safety education

Level, n (%) Barrier Mentioned, n (%)
Individual Professional,
25 (26%)
Doubts about usefulness/Loss of motivation 6 (6%)
  Action point forgotten 5 (5%)
  Don't want to be initiator for changes 5 (5%)
  Experienced no problems anymore 4 (4%)
  Hard to break through routines/People are fallible 4 (4%)
  Formulation of action point was demanded 1 (1%)
Social context,
33 (35%)
Impeding attitude colleagues 16 (16%)
  Hierarchy/Dependency on supervisors 10 (10%)
  Poor communication with colleagues 4 (4%)
  Poor accessibility of colleagues 3 (3%)
Organizational Context,
40 (43%)
High work-pressure 18 (18%)
  Switching of work stations 10 (10%)
  Hugeness of organization/Bureaucracy 7 (7%)
  ICT problems/Limited user-friendliness of reporting system 3 (3%)
  Residents' short working period at a department 2 (2%)