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Table 3 Analysis of the correlation between the evaluation of measures to prevent pathogen transmission and the profession of the interview partner

From: Potential of innovations in hygiene management – a managerial perspective

Measures to prevent pathogen transmission Medical managers (MV) Nursing managers (MV) Administrative managers (MV) Cramer’s V p-value
cooperation with research institutions 3.0 3.2 2.9 0.214 0.01*
reprocessing of medical devices 3.5 3.7 3.7 0.202 0.02*
active involvement of patients and their relatives in infection prevention 3.2 3.5 3.1 0.199 0.02*
hygiene training of personnel 3.7 3.8 3.8 0.197 0.02*
Outpatient MDRO screening 3.2 3.5 3.4 0.157 0.15
Inpatient MDRO screening in risk groups 3.6 3.6 3.7 0.105 0.64
hygiene personnel 3.8 3.8 3.8 0.099 0.70
  1. * significant correlation