Chart 7-1. Trending: Percentage of Hospitals That Increased, Decreased, or Did Not Change on Each Composite (Text Description)

Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2012 User Comparative Database Report

Survey CompositeIncreased 5% or moreDid Not ChangeDecreased 5% or More
1. Teamwork Within Units17%71%12%
2. Supervisor/Manager Expectations & Actions Promoting Patient Safety18%69%13%
3. Management Support for Patient Safety27%57%16%
4. Organizational Learning-Continuous Improvement23%62%15%
5. Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety26%60%14%
6. Feedback & Communication About Error27%56%18%
7. Communication Openness17%64%19%
8. Frequency of Events Reported22%68%10%
9. Teamwork Across Units26%59%15%
10. Staffing29%53%18%
11. Handoffs & Transitions25%59%16%
12. Nonpunitive Response to Error21%63%16%

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Internet Citation: Chart 7-1. Trending: Percentage of Hospitals That Increased, Decreased, or Did Not Change on Each Composite (Text Description): Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2012 User Comparative Database Report. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2012/hosp12chart7-1text.html