Table B-8. Percent of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Respondent Staff Position

2007 Comparative Database Report

Number of Events Reported
by Respondents
Staff Position
Admin/
Mgmt
Attending/
Physician/
Resident/
PA or NP
DieticianPat Care
Asst/Aide/
Care Partner
PharmacistRN/LVN/
LPN
Technician
(EKG,
Lab,
Radiology)
Therapist
(Respiratory,
Phys,
Occup,
Speech)
Unit Asst/
Clerk/
Secretary
361
Hospi-
tals
251
Hospi-
tals
204
Hospi-
tals
311
Hospi-
tals
261
Hospi-
tals
374
Hospi-
tals
334
Hospi-
tals
319
Hospi-
tals
354
Hospi-
tals
6,938
Respon-
dents
4,414
Respon-
dents
725
Respon-
dents
5,904
Respon-
dents
1,561
Respon-
dents
36,991
Respon-
dents
10,947
Respon-
dents
4,791
Respon-
dents
6,848
Respon-
dents
No events47%61%69%72%24%28%55%59%79%
1 to 2 events23%24%18%22%20%38%29%31%16%
3 to 5 events16%8%7%5%19%22%9%7%4%
6 to 10 events7%3%3%1%15%8%4%2%1%
11 to 20 events4%3%1%0%11%3%2%0%0%
21 event reports or more2%1%1%0%10%1%1%0%0%

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Current as of December 2012
Internet Citation: Table B-8. Percent of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Respondent Staff Position: 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/hospdbtabb8.html