2012 User Comparative Database Report

Table B-8. Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Staff Position

Number of Events Reported by Respondents Staff Position
Admin/
Mgmt
Attending/ Physician/ Resident/ PA or NP Dietitian Pat. Care Asst/ Aide/ Care Partner Pharmacist RN/ LVN/ LPN Tech (EKG, Lab, Radiol) Therapist (Respir, Phys, Occup, Speech) Unit Asst/ Clerk/ Secretary
975
Hospitals
543
Hospitals
227
Hospitals
842
Hospitals
541
Hospitals
1,109
Hospitals
971
Hospitals
897
Hospitals
928
Hospitals
41,700
Respon-
dents
29,162
Respon-
dents
2,334
Respon-
dents
29,213
Respon-
dents
9,454
Respon-
dents
191,381
Respon-
dents
58,335
Respon-
dents
24,776
Respon-
dents
34,414
Respon-
dents
No events 49% 63% 79% 77% 29% 32% 59% 61% 83%
1 to 2 events 21% 26% 14% 18% 24% 39% 27% 30% 12%
3 to 5 events 15% 8% 4% 3% 20% 20% 9% 6% 3%
6 to 10 events 8% 2% 2% 1% 13% 6% 3% 2% 1%
11 to 20 events 4% 1% 1% 0% 8% 2% 1% 1% 0%
21 events or more 3% 0% 0% 0% 6% 1% 1% 0% 0%

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

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Page last reviewed December 2012
Internet Citation: Table B-8. Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Staff Position. December 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2012/hosp12tabb8.html