Table B-12. Average Percent Distribution of Event Reports in the Past 12 Months by Interaction With Patients

2010 User Comparative Database Report

Number of Events Reported by RespondentsInteraction With Patients
WITH direct interactionWITHOUT direct interaction
874 Hospitals806 Hospitals
243,444 Respondents77,228 Respondents
No events49%70%
1 to 2 events31%15%
3 to 5 events13%8%
6 to 10 events5%4%
11 to 20 events2%2%
21 event reports or more1%2%

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 B-12. Average Percent Distribution of Event Reports in the Past 12 Months by Interaction With Patients: 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/tabb12.html