Chart 5-3. Distribution of Work Area/Unit Patient Safety Grades—Averages Across Hospitals (Text Description)

2007 Comparative Database Report

GradeAverage Percent Receiving Grade
A (Excellent)22%
B (Very Good)48%
C (Acceptable)24%
D (Poor)5%
E (Failing)1%

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Current as of December 2012
Internet Citation: Chart 5-3. Distribution of Work Area/Unit Patient Safety Grades—Averages Across Hospitals (Text Description): 2007 Comparative Database Report. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2007/chart5-3txt.html