Tables 7-2 and 7-2

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

Table 7-1. Summary Statistics for Most Recent and Previous Data Submissions From the 650 Trending Hospitals

Summary StatisticMost Recent Survey
Administration
Previous Survey
Administration
Total number of respondents349,536306,864
Number of completed surveys per hospitalAverage: 538
Range: 12-8,725
Average: 472
Range: 10-5,045
Hospital response rateAverage: 54%
Range: 4-100%
Average: 52%
Range: 3-100%
Number of hospitals (out of 650) that administered the survey to all staff, or a sample of all staff, from all departments
 
595 (92%)543 (84%)

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Table 7-2a. Example of Trending Statistics

Survey ItemMost RecentPreviousChange
Item 180%84%-4%
Item 280%78%2%

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Table 7-2b. Example of Other Trending Statistics

Survey ItemMaximum IncreaseMaximum DecreaseAverage IncreaseAverage Decrease
Item 118%-45%3%-5%
Item 221%-19%5%-6%

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Page last reviewed December 2012
Internet Citation: Tables 7-2 and 7-2: 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/hosp12tab7-1-2.html