Table A-4. Average Percent Distribution of Number of Event Reports in the Past 12 Months by Bed Size

2010 User Comparative Database Report

Number of Events Reported by Respon- dentsBed Size
6-24 beds25-49 beds50-99 beds100-199 beds200-299 beds300-399 beds400-499 beds500+ beds
73 Hospitals161 Hospitals151 Hospitals189 Hospitals129 Hospitals70 Hospitals47 Hospitals65 Hospitals
4,692 Respon- dents18,049 Respon- dents24,457 Respon- dents56,778 Respon- dents66,220 Respon- dents51,011 Respon- dents38,312 Respon- dents79,088 Respon- dents
No events54%54%53%53%52%54%54%54%
1 to 2 events28%28%27%27%28%27%26%28%
3 to 5 events13%12%12%12%13%12%12%12%
6 to 10 events4%4%4%4%5%4%5%4%
11 to 20 events1%2%2%2%2%1%2%2%
21 event reports or more1%1%1%1%1%1%1%1%

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

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Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table A-4. Average Percent Distribution of Number of Event Reports in the Past 12 Months by Bed Size: 2010 User Comparative Database Report. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2010/taba4.html