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Table 4 Correlates of quality transitional care as measured by the CTM-15 (multiple linear regressions)

From: Transitions from hospital to community care: the role of patient–provider language concordance

  B S.E β
Language concordance between patient and physician/nurse 7.48 2.94 0.24*
Native language (Ref: Hebrew)    
Arabic 14.25 3.01 0.47***
Russian 9.21 2.91 0.30**
Quality of discharge briefing index 6.75 1.32 0.45***
General discharge explanations index 0.77 0.36 0.16*
PCP review of discharge recommendations index 1.09 0.54 0.16*
SF12v2: PCS 0.26 0.10 0.20*
  1. Variables entered into the stepwise regression model but not retained: Mental health status.
  2. PCP: Primary Care Physician.
  3. *p < 0.05; **p < 0. 01; ***p < 0. 001.