2011 User Comparative Database Report

Table D-12. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Interaction With Patients

Work Area/Unit Patient Safety Grade Database Year Interaction With Patients
WITH
direct interaction
WITHOUT
direct interaction
# Hospitals Both Years 504 460
# Respondents Most Recent 179,322 57,283
Previous 159,489 52,201
No events Most Recent 50% 69%
Previous 51% 71%
Change -1% -2%
1 to 2 events Most Recent 30% 16%
Previous 29% 15%
Change 1% 1%
3 to 5 events Most Recent 13% 8%
Previous 13% 7%
Change 0% 1%
6 to 10 events Most Recent 4% 3%
Previous 4% 4%
Change 0% -1%
11 to 20 events Most Recent 2% 2%
Previous 2% 2%
Change 0% 0%
21 events or more Most Recent 1% 2%
Previous 1% 2%
Change 0% 0%

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

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Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table D-12. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Interaction With Patients. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2011/hosp11tabd12.html