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

Table A-12. Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Geographic Region—2014 Database Hospitals

Number of Events Reported by Respondents Geographic Region
Mid-
Atlantic
New
England
South
Atlantic
East
North
Central
East
South
Central
West
North
Central
West
South
Central
Mountain Pacific
# Hospitals 15 79 134 162 55 48 70 17 73
# Respondents 15,479 75,378 86,810 111,984 22,861 15,845 24,685 10,943 41,296
No events 56% 59% 58% 55% 57% 53% 60% 56% 54%
1 to 2 events 25% 23% 25% 29% 25% 30% 24% 26% 26%
3 to 5 events 12% 11% 10% 11% 11% 12% 10% 11% 13%
6 to 10 events 4% 4% 4% 4% 4% 4% 3% 4% 4%
11 to 20 events 2% 2% 1% 1% 1% 1% 2% 2% 2%
21 events or more 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%

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

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Current as of March 2014
Internet Citation: Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report: Table A-12. Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Geographic Region—2014 Database Hospitals. March 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2014/hosp14tablea-12.html