Table A-7. Average Percent Distribution of Work Area/Unit Patient Safety Gradesby Teaching Status and Ownership and Control

2010 User Comparative Database Report

Work Area/Unit Patient Safety GradeTeachingNonteachingGovernmentNongovernment
285 Hospitals600 Hospitals172 Hospitals713 Hospitals
172,122 Respondents166,485 Respondents36,658 Respondents301,949 Respondents
AExcellent26%28%25%28%
BVery Good47%47%49%46%
CAcceptable23%20%21%21%
DPoor4%4%4%4%
EFailing1%1%0%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-7. Average Percent Distribution of Work Area/Unit Patient Safety Gradesby Teaching Status and Ownership and Control: 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/taba7.html