Table A-1. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Bed Size

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

Patient Safety Culture CompositesBed Size
6-24
beds
25-49
beds
50-99
beds
100-199
beds
200-299
beds
300-399
beds
400-499
beds
500+
beds
# Hospitals74165196250192946394
# Respondents7,32222,68747,91494,361120,56672,14768,752133,954
1.    Teamwork Within Units82%82%81%80%79%78%78%78%
2.    Supervisor/Manager Expectations & Actions Promoting Patient Safety78%78%77%75%73%73%72%72%
3.    Org Learning--Continuous Improvement74%74%73%72%71%72%71%71%
4.    Management Support for Patient Safety77%76%74%71%69%70%69%68%
5.    Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety72%71%68%65%63%63%61%61%
6.    Feedback & Communication About Error66%66%66%64%63%64%63%62%
7.    Frequency of Events Reported65%66%65%64%62%63%61%60%
8.    Communication Openness64%63%63%61%60%60%60%59%
9.    Teamwork Across Units66%64%61%57%55%55%54%53%
10.  Staffing63%61%58%56%53%53%53%53%
11.  Handoffs & Transitions56%52%48%43%41%42%40%40%
12.  Nonpunitive Response to Error50%48%46%43%42%41%40%39%
Average Across Composites68%67%65%63%61%61%60%60%

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Page last reviewed December 2012
Internet Citation: Table A-1. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Bed Size: 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/hosp12taba1.html