Table 5

Similarities in the barriers and facilitators to implementation by recommendation

Barriers
Lack of timeLack of trainingLack of staffLack of assessment toolsLimited resourcesConcerns about online PEConcerns about patient-delivered PELack of systematic PELack of fundingLack of patient participation in disease management
Recommendation 1
Recommendation 2
Recommendation 3
Recommendation 4
Recommendation 5
Recommendation 6
Recommendation 7
Recommendation 8
Facilitators
Tailoring PEUsing group PELinking PE with diagnosis, treatment and multi-disciplinary careMaintaining face-to-face PE delivery and inviting feedbackAccessing multi-disciplinary teams and patient organisations to deliver PEAccessing training from different providers
Recommendation 1
Recommendation 2
Recommendation 3
Recommendation 4
Recommendation 5
Recommendation 6
Recommendation 7
Recommendation 8
  • The dots indicate how the barriers and facilitators relate to the recommendations.

  • PE, patient education.