Table 4-1. Distribution of Database Respondents by Work Area/Unit

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

Work Area/Unit2012 Database Respondents
NumberPercent
Other159,88930%
Medicine62,68812%
Surgery52,07210%
Many different hospital units/No specific unit44,0248%
Intensive care unit (any type)36,4027%
Radiology30,2156%
Emergency30,1116%
Laboratory25,7055%
Obstetrics23,9174%
Rehabilitation18,2933%
Pediatrics16,9763%
Pharmacy15,7253%
Psychiatry/mental health15,6003%
Anesthesiology3,5381%
Total535,155101%
Missing: Did not answer or were not asked the question32,548 
Overall total567,703 

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

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Current as of December 2012
Internet Citation: Table 4-1. Distribution of Database Respondents by Work Area/Unit: 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/hosp12tab4-1.html