Table 4-1. Distribution of Database Respondents by Work Area/Unit

2008 Comparative Database Report

Work Area/Unit2008 Database Respondents
NumberPercent
Other48,45733%
Surgery14,32710%
Medicine13,2289%
Many different hospital units/
No specific unit
12,8969%
Intensive care unit (any type)9,8457%
Radiology8,4396%
Emergency7,8465%
Laboratory7,7405%
Obstetrics5,8004%
Rehabilitation5,7084%
Pharmacy4,1593%
Pediatrics4,0443%
Psychiatry/mental health3,3082%
Anesthesiology1,1151%
Total146,912100%
Missing: Did not answer or were not asked the question13,264 
Overall total160,176 

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Current as of March 2008
Internet Citation: Table 4-1. Distribution of Database Respondents by Work Area/Unit: 2008 Comparative Database Report. March 2008. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2008/table4-1.html