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

Table A-5. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Teaching Status and Ownership and Control—2014 Database Hospitals

Patient
Safety
Culture
Composites
Teaching Status and Ownership and Control
Teaching Nonteaching Govt Nongovt
# Hospitals 243 410 140 513
# Respondents 244,102 161,179 75,428 329,853
1. Teamwork Within Units 79% 82% 79% 81%
2. Supervisor/Manager Expectations & Actions Promoting Patient Safety 74% 77% 75% 76%
3. Org Learning--Continuous Improvement 71% 74% 72% 73%
4. Management Support for Patient Safety 69% 74% 74% 72%
5. Feedback & Communication About Error 64% 68% 66% 67%
6. Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety 63% 68% 66% 66%
7. Frequency of Events Reported 63% 68% 66% 66%
8. Communication Openness 61% 63% 61% 63%
9. Teamwork Across Units 57% 63% 61% 60%
10. Staffing 52% 57% 54% 56%
11. Handoffs & Transitions 44% 49% 50% 47%
12. Nonpunitive Response to Error 42% 46% 43% 45%
Average Across Composites 62% 66% 64% 64%

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Page last reviewed March 2014
Internet Citation: Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report: Table A-5. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Teaching Status and Ownership and Control—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-5.html