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Table 5 Degree of employment and educational degrees of health professionals

From: Skill mix in Swiss primary care group practices - a nationwide online survey

  Nurses (%) Physiotherapists (%) Occupational therapists (%) Dietitians (%)
Level of employment     
1-20% 5 (13.2) 5 (8.5) 1 (33.3) 18 (64.3)
21-40% 7 (18.4) 7 (11.9) 0 7 (18.9)
41-60% 10 (26.3) 11 (18.6) 1 (33.3) 1 (2.7)
61-80% 9 (23.7) 17 (28.8) 1 (33.3) 2 (5.4)
81-100% 7 (18.4) 19 (32.2) 0 0
Total 38 (100) 59 (100) 3 (100) 28 (100)
Educational degrees     
Higher vocational school 19 (35.2) 25 (28.1) 1 (25) 15 (45.5)
Higher vocational school + post-diploma course 0 9 (10.1) 0 1 (3.0)
Higher vocational school + post-diploma studies 1 (1.9) 6 (6.7) 0 0
Higher vocational school + vocational examination 4 (7.4) 1 (1.1) 0 1 (3.0)
Higher vocational school + higher qualifying examination 1 (1.8) 7 (7.9) 0 2 (6.1)
Bachelor of science 7 (13.0) 19 (21.3) 1 (25) 8 (24.2)
Master of science 4 (7.4) 6 (6.7) 1 (25) 0
PhD 1 (1.8) 2 (2.3) 0 0
Certificate of advanced studies 8 (14.8) 8 (9.0) 1 (25) 3 (9.1)
Diploma of advanced studies 3 (5.6) 2 (2.3) 0 2 (6.1)
Master of advanced studies 6 (11.1) 4 (4.5) 0 1 (3.0)
Total 54 (100) 89 (100) 4 (100) 33 (100)