2011 User Comparative Database Report

Table B-8. Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Staff Position

Number of Events Reported by Respondents Staff Position
Admin/
Mgmt
Attending/ Physician/ Resident/ PA or NP Dietitian Pat. Care Asst/ Aide/ Care Partner Pharmacist RN/ LVN/ LPN Tech (EKG, Lab, Radiol) Therapist (Respir, Phys, Occup, Speech) Unit Asst/ Clerk/ Secretary
882 Hospitals 472 Hospitals 186 Hospitals 736 Hospitals 471 Hospitals 1,013 Hospitals 861 Hospitals 790 Hospitals 831 Hospitals
36,031 Respon- dents 24,384
Respon-
dents
1,877 Respon- dents 23,551
Respon-
dents
7,732
Respon- dents
158,462 Respon-
dents
47,037
Respon-
dents
21,230
Respon-
dents
29,028
Respon-
dents
No events 49% 62% 80% 76% 28% 31% 58% 60% 82%
1 to 2 events 22% 26% 14% 18% 23% 39% 27% 31% 13%
3 to 5 events 15% 8% 4% 4% 21% 20% 9% 6% 3%
6 to 10 events 8% 2% 2% 1% 13% 7% 3% 2% 1%
11 to 20 events 4% 1% 1% 0% 8% 2% 1% 1% 0%
21 events or more 3% 0% 0% 0% 7% 1% 1% 0% 0%

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

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Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table B-8. Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Staff Position. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2011/hosp11tabb8.html