2012 User Comparative Database Report

Table B-11. Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Interaction With Patients

Work Area/Patient Safety Grade Interaction with Patients
With Direct Interaction Without Direct Interaction
1,113
Hospitals
1,054
Hospitals
407,880
Respondents
130,006
Respondents
A Excellent 29% 34%
B Very Good 46% 46%
C Acceptable 20% 18%
D Poor 4% 2%
E Failing 1% 0%

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

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Page last reviewed December 2012
Internet Citation: Table B-11. Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Interaction With Patients. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2012/hosp12tabb11.html