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

Table 2. Example of Computing Patient Safety Grade and Number of Events Reported Percent Positive Response

Items Number of "Excellent" or "Very Good" Responses Number of "1 to 2 Event Reports," "3 to 5 Event Reports," "6 to 10 Event Reports," "11 to 20 Event Reports," or "21 Event Reports or More" Total Number of Responses to the Item Percent Positive Response on Item
Item E1:
"Please give your work area/unit in this hospital an overall grade on patient safety." 193 NA* 250 193/250 = 77%
Item G1:
"In the past 12 months, how many event reports have you filled out and submitted?" NA* 106 240 106/240 = 44%

* NA = Not applicable.

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Current as of March 2014
Internet Citation: Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report: Table 2. Example of Computing Patient Safety Grade and Number of Events Reported Percent Positive Response. March 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2014/hosp14notestable2.html