2012 User Comparative Database Report

Table 6-3. Composite-Level Comparative Results for the 2012 Database

Patient Safety Culture Composites Average
%
Positive
s.d. Composite % Positive Response
Min 10th
%ile
25th
%ile
Median/
50th
%ile
75th
%ile
90th
%ile
Max
1. Teamwork Within Units 80% 5.82% 51% 73% 76% 80% 84% 87% 98%
2. Supervisor/Manager Expectations & Actions Promoting Patient Safety 75% 6.40% 49% 67% 71% 75% 79% 83% 95%
3. Organizational Learning—Continuous Improvement 72% 7.00% 46% 63% 68% 72% 77% 81% 94%
4. Management Support for Patient Safety 72% 9.17% 37% 61% 67% 72% 78% 84% 95%
5. Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety 66% 8.26% 30% 56% 60% 66% 71% 76% 89%
6. Feedback & Communication About Error 64% 7.83% 30% 55% 59% 64% 70% 74% 89%
7. Frequency of Events Reported 63% 7.51% 25% 54% 58% 63% 68% 73% 92%
8. Communication Openness 62% 6.46% 36% 54% 58% 62% 66% 69% 83%
9. Teamwork Across Units 58% 9.82% 31% 47% 52% 58% 64% 72% 93%
10. Staffing 56% 9.24% 27% 45% 50% 56% 62% 68% 85%
11. Handoffs & Transitions 45% 10.86% 14% 33% 38% 44% 52% 60% 88%
12. Nonpunitive Response to Error 44% 8.43% 20% 34% 38% 43% 48% 54% 75%

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Internet Citation: Table 6-3. Composite-Level Comparative Results for the 2012 Database. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2012/hosp12tab6-3.html