Table C-7. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Bed Size

2011 User Comparative Database Report

Work Area/Unit Patient Safety GradeDatabase YearBed Size
6-24 beds25-49 beds50-99 beds100-199 beds200-299 beds300-399 beds400-499 beds500+ beds
# HospitalsBoth Years45849210579402740
# RespondentsMost Recent3,77911,80624,55440,77358,53728,32725,63857,292
Previous4,20110,78323,01736,28549,71424,52622,60254,025
AExcellentMost Recent32%31%30%30%29%28%28%25%
Previous30%28%27%27%27%26%25%24%
Change2%3%3%3%2%2%3%1%
BVery GoodMost Recent49%47%46%45%44%45%43%45%
Previous47%48%47%45%44%45%43%44%
Change2%-1%-1%0%0%0%0%1%
CAcceptableMost Recent17%18%19%21%21%22%23%24%
Previous19%19%21%23%23%23%25%26%
Change-2%-1%-2%-2%-2%-1%-2%-2%
DPoorMost Recent2%3%4%4%5%4%5%5%
Previous4%4%4%5%5%5%6%5%
Change-2%-1%0%-1%0%-1%-1%0%
EFailingMost Recent0%0%1%1%1%1%1%1%
Previous1%1%1%1%1%1%1%1%
Change-1%-1%0%0%0%0%0%0%

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

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Page last reviewed April 2011
Internet Citation: Table C-7. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Bed Size: 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/hosp11tabc7.html