Table D-9. Trending: Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Interaction With Patients

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

Patient Safety Culture CompositesDatabase
Year
Interaction With Patients
WITH
direct interaction
WITHOUT
direct interaction
# HospitalsBoth Years641600
# RespondentsMost Recent247,97080,019
Previous219,14871,777
1.Teamwork Within UnitsMost Recent80%81%
Previous79%80%
Change1%1%
2.Supervisor/Manager Expectations & Actions Promoting Patient SafetyMost Recent75%77%
Previous75%77%
Change0%0%
3.Org Learning—Continuous ImprovementMost Recent73%74%
Previous72%73%
Change1%1%
4.Management Support for Patient SafetyMost Recent72%78%
Previous71%77%
Change1%1%
5.Overall Perceptions of Patient SafetyMost Recent66%68%
Previous65%67%
Change1%1%
6.Feedback & Communication About ErrorMost Recent64%69%
Previous63%68%
Change1%1%
7.Frequency of Events ReportedMost Recent64%66%
Previous63%65%
Change1%1%
8.Communication OpennessMost Recent62%64%
Previous61%64%
Change1%0%
9.Teamwork Across UnitsMost Recent59%60%
Previous58%59%
Change1%1%
10.StaffingMost Recent58%54%
Previous57%53%
Change1%1%
11.Handoffs & TransitionsMost Recent47%40%
Previous46%39%
Change1%1%
12.Nonpunitive Response to ErrorMost Recent44%47%
Previous43%46%
Change1%1%

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Page last reviewed December 2012
Internet Citation: Table D-9. Trending: Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Interaction With Patients: 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/hosp12tabd9.html