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Table 1 Scoring of HCV healthcare pathways

From: Introducing hepatitis C virus healthcare pathways in addiction care in the Netherlands with a Breakthrough project: a mixed method study

Criteria
Pathways No. of teams involved 1) Target disease and pathway described? 2) Reference to evidence base? 3) Roles and tasks described? 4) Patient involvement specified? 5) Goal defined? 6) Care process in sequential activities and key decision stages indicated? 7) Deviations from pathway evaluated? 8) Resources identified? 9) Lead time steps characterized? 10) Monitoring of compliance? Final HCV pathway scoring
1 2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Good
2 2 Yes No No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Sufficient
3 1 Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No Yes No No Sufficient
4 1 Yes No Yes No No Yes Yes Yes No No Sufficient
5 3 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes No No Good
6 1 Yes No Yes No Yes No No No No No Insufficient
  1. The scoring system is based on the guidebook on healthcare pathways [23] and included six criteria from Huiskes et al. [24] and was complemented with another four criteria of the European Pathway Association (EPA) [25, 26]