Chart 5-1. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response—Across All 2011 Database Hospitals

2011 User Comparative Database Report

Chart 5-1. Text Description is shown below.

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Patient Safety Culture CompositesAverage % Positive Response
1. Teamwork Within Units80%
2. Supervisor/Manager Expectations & Actions Promoting Patient Safety75%
3. Organizational Learning—Continuous Improvement72%
4. Management Support for Patient Safety72%
5. Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety66%
6. Feedback & Communication About Error64%
7. Frequency of Events Reported63%
8. Communication Openness62%
9. Teamwork Across Units58%
10. Staffing57%
11. Handoffs & Transitions45%
12. Nonpunitive Response to Error44%

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Page last reviewed April 2011
Internet Citation: Chart 5-1. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response—Across All 2011 Database Hospitals: 2011 User Comparative Database Report. April 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2011/hosp11chart5-1.html