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Table 7 Sensitivity analysis

From: Implementing a podiatry prescribing mentoring program in a public health service: a cost-description study

Scenario Total implementation cost Hospital cost Learner cost Overall breakevena
Original $30,087 $17,046 $13,041 0.40
1) Includes rotation education cost $50,654 $37,613 $13,041 0.68
2) Hospital medical officer as endorsed prescriber $28,757 $15,716 $13,041 0.38
3) Medical officer as endorsed prescriber $30,105 $17,064 $13,041 0.40
4) Recent podiatry graduate from recognised program $19,346 $17,046 $2300 0.26
5) Increase 20% $36,104 $20,455 $15,649 0.48
6) Decrease 20% $24,070 $13,637 $10,433 0.32
  1. aUsing breakeven scenario C: major amputation avoided