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

Table 4-1. Work Area/Unit: Distribution of 2014 Database Respondents

Work Area/Unit Database
Respondents
Number Percent
Other 119,863 31%
Medicine 44,130 11%
Surgery 39,406 10%
Many different hospital units  / no specific unit 27,344 7%
Intensive care unit (any type) 26,487 7%
Emergency 21,835 6%
Radiology 20,412 5%
Laboratory 18,133 5%
Obstetrics 15,759 4%
Pediatrics 13,335 3%
Rehabilitation 13,124 3%
Pharmacy 12,056 3%
Psychiatry / mental health 10,623 3%
Anesthesiology 3,195 1%
Total 385,702 100%
Missing: Did not answer or were not asked the question 19,579  
Overall total 405,281  

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

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Internet Citation: Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report: Table 4-1. Work Area/Unit: Distribution of 2014 Database Respondents. March 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2014/hosp14table4-1.html