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

Table B-11. Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Interaction With Patients—2014 Database Hospitals

Work Area / Unit Patient Safety Grade Interaction with Patients
With Direct Interaction Without Direct Interaction
# Hospitals 646 609
# Respondents 290,215 92,658
Excellent or Very Good 75% 81%
A.  Excellent 32% 37%
B.  Very Good 43% 44%
C.  Acceptable 20% 17%
D.  Poor 4% 2%
E.  Failing 1% 0%

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

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Page last reviewed March 2014
Internet Citation: Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report: Table B-11. Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Interaction With Patients—2014 Database Hospitals. March 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2014/hosp14tableb-11.html