Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report

Chart 5-1. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response—2014 Database Hospitals

Chart shows composite-level average percent positive response for 2014 database hospitals. For details, go to the Text Description below.

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Patient Safety Culture Composites % Positive Response
1. Teamwork Within Units 81%
2. Supervisor/Manager Expectations & Actions Promoting Patient Safety 76%
3. Organizational Learning—Continuous Improvement 73%
4. Management Support for Patient Safety 72%
5. Feedback & Communication About Error 67%
6. Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety 66%
7. Frequency of Events Reported 66%
8. Communication Openness 62%
9. Teamwork Across Units 61%
10. Staffing 55%
11. Handoffs & Transitions 47%
12. Nonpunitive Response to Error 44%

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Internet Citation: Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report: Chart 5-1. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response—2014 Database Hospitals. March 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2014/hosp14chart5-1.html