Table 5

Summary of patient and carer involvement

Paid, n (%)Voluntary, n (%)
DedicatedGenericDedicatedGeneric
Patient
    Service development25 (31)24 (47)33 (41)23 (45)
    Education and training25 (31)19 (37)26 (32)20 (39)
    Treatment14 (17)11 (19)16 (20)13 (25)
    Service delivery14 (17)5 (10)20 (25)16 (31)
    Leadership11 (14)11 (22)14 (17)10 (20)
    Care planning7 (9)8 (16)19 (23)13 (25)
    None18 (22)19 (37)9 (11)20 (39)
Carer
    Service development1 (1)1 (2)11 (14)11 (22)
    Education and training3 (4)4 (8)5 (6)7 (14)
    Service delivery2 (2)3 (6)3 (4)7 (14)
    Care planning0 (0)3 (6)10 (12)9 (18)
    Treatment0 (0)2 (4)2 (2)5 (10)
    Leadership3 (4)2 (4)2 (2)3 (6)
    None14 (17)39 (76)9 (11)32 (63)
DedicatedGeneric
Patient and carer involvement rating, mean (s.d.)12.4 (12.3)6.3 (5.6)