Table 6-5. Average Distribution of Work Area/Unit Patient Safety Grades—2011 Database Comparative Results

2011 User Comparative Database Report

Work Area/Unit Patient Safety GradeAverage Percents.d.Percentage of Responses
Min10th %ile25th %ile50th %ile75th %ile90th %ileMax
A Excellent29%9.67%0%18%23%28%35%41%69%
B Very Good46%7.18%6%38%42%46%50%54%80%
C Acceptable20%7.10%0%11%15%20%25%29%56%
D Poor4%3.14%0%1%2%3%5%7%45%
E Failing1%1.04%0%0%0%0%1%2%18%

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Internet Citation: Table 6-5. Average Distribution of Work Area/Unit Patient Safety Grades—2011 Database Comparative Results: 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/hosp11tab6-5.html