Table B-11.

Percent of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Respondent Interaction With Patients

2008 Comparative Database Report

Work Area/Unit Patient Safety GradeRespondent Interaction with Patients
With
direct interaction
Without
direct interaction
512 Hospitals495 Hospitals
115,426 Respondents35,122 Respondents
A. Excellent23%27%
B. Very Good48%49%
C. Acceptable23%21%
D. Poor5%2%
E. Failing1%1%

Note: Average percent totals in the table may not sum to exactly 100 percent due to rounding of decimals.

Return to Appendix B

Current as of March 2008
Internet Citation: Table B-11. : Percent of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Respondent Interaction With Patients. March 2008. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2008/tableb11.html