Table 4

Themes used for this systematic review

Overarching themesOperational definition
AcceptabilityThe perception among implementation stakeholders that CPS is agreeable, palatable or satisfactory.
AppropriatenessThe extent to which CPS is suitable, fitting or proper for the hospital.
FeasibilityThe extent to which CPS can be successfully used or carried out within the hospital.
FidelityThe degree to which CPS is implemented and provided as it was described.
Implementation costsCost impact of CPS implementation effort.
PenetrationLevel of integration of CPS within the hospital and its subsystems.
Service Implementation Efficiency (self-efficacy)The degree to which clinical pharmacist improves his/her skills and abilities to provide it
  • CPS, clinical pharmacy service.