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Table 1 Cultural Competence Composite Scores, by Hospital Characteristics

From: How culturally competent are hospitals in Israel?

Variable N Median CCCS Average CCCS Significance level
ALL HOSPITALS 35 2.37 2.24 NA
Organizational Affiliation
 Government / Public 30 2.38 2.30  
 Private 5 2.20 1.86 0.04
Accreditation Process
 Completed or initiated 10 2.40 2.32  
 No involvement 25 2.29 2.03 .00
District
 South or Center 16 2.44 2.36  
 North or Jerusalem 19 2.32 2.13 0.40
Peripherality Index
 Center (1 to 3) 18 2.39 2.26  
 Periphery (4 or 5) 17 2.37 2.21 0.95
Hospital Size
 Medium-Large (400+ beds) 17 2.41 2.28  
 Small (under 400 beds) 18 2.37 2.20 0.22
Sector
 General 29 2.41 2.26  
 Arab 6 2.31 2.16 0.95