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

Table 4-2. Staff Position: Distribution of 2014 Database Respondents

Staff Position Database
Respondents
Number Percent
Registered nurse (RN) or licensed vocational nurse (LVN) / licensed practical nurse (LPN) 133,774 35%
Other 86,090 22%
Technician (EKG, Lab, Radiology) 42,947 11%
Administration / management 29,020 8%
Unit assistant / clerk / secretary 23,329 6%
Attending / staff physician, resident physician / physician in training, or physician assistant (PA) / nurse practitioner (NP) 23,178 6%
Patient care assistant / hospital aide / care partner 20,960 5%
Therapist (respiratory, physical, occupational, or speech) 17,091 4%
Pharmacist 7,210 2%
Dietitian 2,503 1%
Total 386,102 100%
Missing: Did not answer or were not asked the question 19,179  
Overall total 405,281  

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Internet Citation: Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report: Table 4-2. Staff Position: 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/hosp14table4-2.html