Table C-8. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Bed Size

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

Number of Events Reported by RespondentsDatabase YearBed Size
6-24 beds25-49 beds50-99 beds100-199 beds200-299 beds300-399 beds400-499 beds500+ beds
# HospitalsBoth Years5287107148112543357
# RespondentsMost Recent5,17513,06630,50860,13477,86739,46239,71183,613
Previous5,24112,12827,52752,31272,06933,57833,79970,210
No eventsMost Recent55%57%57%55%54%53%57%54%
Previous55%55%56%54%53%51%55%54%
Change0%2%1%1%1%2%2%0%
1 to 2 eventsMost Recent28%26%26%27%27%29%26%28%
Previous27%27%26%27%27%30%26%28%
Change1%-1%0%0%0%-1%0%0%
3 to 5 eventsMost Recent11%11%11%11%12%12%11%12%
Previous12%11%12%12%12%13%12%12%
Change-1%0%-1%-1%0%-1%-1%0%
6 to 10 eventsMost Recent4%4%4%4%4%4%4%4%
Previous4%4%4%4%5%4%4%4%
Change0%0%0%0%-1%0%0%0%
11 to 20 eventsMost Recent1%1%1%2%2%1%2%1%
Previous1%2%2%2%2%2%2%1%
Change0%-1%-1%0%0%-1%0%0%
21 events or moreMost Recent1%1%1%1%1%1%1%1%
Previous1%1%1%1%1%1%1%1%
Change0%0%0%0%0%0%0%0%

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

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Internet Citation: Table C-8. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months 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/hosp12tabc8.html