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Table 3 Results of the tabletop exercise presented as the HICS score for each section for the 23 participating hospitals in relation to their affiliation, ie.

From: Hospital incident command system (HICS) performance in Iran; decision making during disasters

Sections of HICS Mean ± SD p-value
(2-tailed)
  University (n = 9) Public (n = 14)  
Command 4.1 ± 0.8 5.9 ± 1.7 0.008
Operations 39.4 ± 8.8 45.5 ± 6.4 0.07
Planning 7.1 ± 0.8 9.5 ± 3.2 0.04
Logistics 16.7 ± 2.3 20.6 ± 3.7 0.009
Financial/Administration 7.7 ± 0.7 9.9 ± 1.8 0.001
Total HICS 75.0 ± 11.9 91.4 ± 14.5 0.01
  1. whether they are public or university hospitals.