Table C-11.

Trending: Average Distribution of Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Respondent Interaction With Patients

2008 Comparative Database Report

Work Area/Unit
Patient Safety Grade
Respondent Interaction with Patients
With
direct interaction
Without
direct interaction
97 Hospitals both years92 Hospitals both years
13,063 Most Recent
Respondents
3,179 Most Recent
Respondents
12,254 Previous
Respondents
2,933 Previous
Respondents
A. ExcellentMost Recent24%27%
Previous21%23%
Change3%4%
B. Very GoodMost Recent50%50%
Previous46%48%
Change4%2%
C. AcceptableMost Recent21%21%
Previous24%22%
Change-3%-1%
D. PoorMost Recent4%2%
Previous7%5%
Change-3%-3%
E. FailingMost Recent1%1%
Previous2%1%
Change-1%0%

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Current as of March 2008
Internet Citation: Table C-11.: Trending: Average Distribution of 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/tablec11.html