Table 2

Information on the setting and infrastructure of survey participants’ institutions

Total n=214
Institution*Tertiary centre
50 (23.4%)
Tertiary centre within a hospital
88 (41.2%)
Secondary care
102 (47.7%)
Academia
29 (13.6%)
Healthcare record systemElectronic
151 (70.6%)
Paper-based
24 (11.2%)
Combined
39 (18.2%)
State of the IT infrastructureVery poor
8 (3.7%)
Poor
19 (8.9%)
Average
70 (32.7%)
Good
74 (34.6%)
Excellent
43 (20.1%)
Extent of interdisciplinary workVery poor
12 (5.6%)
Poor
19 (8.9%)
Average
60 (28%)
Good
88 (41.1%)
Excellent
35 (16.4%)
Reimbursement of digital health
 TeleophthalmologyYes
92 (43%)
No
80 (37.4%)
Don’t know
42 (19.6%)
Home monitoringYes
12 (5.6%)
No
159 (74.3%)
Don’t know
43 (20.1%)
Other types of decentralised patient careYes
22 (10.3%)
No
129 (60.3%)
Don’t know
63 (29.3%)
  • *Participants chose all answers that applied. Proportions do not add up to 100 percent.