2011 User Comparative Database Report

Table A-7. Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Teaching Status and Ownership and Control

Work Area/Unit Patient Safety Grade Teaching Nonteaching Government Nongovernment
# Hospitals 351 681 207 825
# Respondents 254,999 217,398 88,660 383,737
A Excellent 27% 30% 28% 30%
B Very Good 46% 46% 48% 46%
C Acceptable 21% 20% 21% 20%
D Poor 4% 4% 3% 4%
E Failing 1% 1% 1% 1%

Note: Percentages may not add to 100 due to rounding.

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Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table A-7. Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Teaching Status and Ownership and Control. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2011/hosp11taba7.html