Table A-5. Composite-level Average Percent Positive Response by Hospital Teaching Status, and Ownership and Control

2007 Comparative Database Report

Patient Safety Culture CompositesTeaching StatusOwnership and Control
TeachingNon-teachingGovt.Non-govt.
92
Hospitals
290
Hospitals
106
Hospitals
276
Hospitals
44,067
Respond-
ents
64,554
Respond-
ents
12,926
Respond-
ents
95,695
Respond-
ents
1. Teamwork Within Units76%78%79%77%
2. Supervisor/Manager Expectations & Actions Promoting Patient Safety72%75%75%74%
3. Management Support for Patient Safety66%70%72%68%
4. Org Learning—Continuous Improvement68%69%70%68%
5. Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety60%64%66%62%
6. Feedback & Communication About Error60%62%62%61%
7. Communication Openness60%61%61%61%
8. Frequency of Events Reported57%59%59%59%
9. Teamwork Across Units53%58%60%55%
10. Staffing53%56%59%53%
11. Handoffs & Transitions42%46%49%43%
12. Nonpunitive Response to Error41%43%44%42%
Average Across Composites59%62%63%60%

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Current as of December 2012
Internet Citation: Table A-5. Composite-level Average Percent Positive Response by Hospital Teaching Status, and Ownership and Control: 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/hospdbtaba5.html