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Table 4 Provider and practice characteristics associated with accepting new patients in general

From: Accepting new patients who require opioids into family practice: results from the MAAP-NS census survey study

  Unadjusted OR (95% CI) Adjusted OR (95% CI)
Provider Characteristic
 Female FP 0.71 (0.51, 0.99)* 0.86 (0.58, 1.27)
 FP Age 0.98 (0.96, 1.003)
 Years in Practice 1.01 (0.99, 1.02) 0.99 (0.97, 1.01)
 Hours of Patient Care/Week 1.03 (1.01, 1.04)** 1.04 (1.02, 1.06)***
Practice Characteristic
 Number of FPs in Practice 0.93 (0.87, 0.98)* 0.81 (0.75, 0.89)***
 Nurse in Practice 0.93 (0.87, 0.98)* 0.84 (0.55, 1.27)
 Nurse Practitioner in Practice 0.95 (0.63, 1.45) 1.10 (0.69, 1.76)
 Psychiatrist/Psychologist in Practice 2.06 (1.16, 3.67)* 5.11 (2.45, 10.64)***
  1. ***p < 0.001
  2. ** p < 0.01
  3. * p < 0.05