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

Table B-8. Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Staff Position—2014 Database Hospitals

Number of Events Reported by Respondents Staff Position
Admin / Mgmt Attending / Physician / Resident / PA or NP Dietitian Pat. Care Asst / Aide / Care Partner Pharmacist RN / LVN / LPN Tech (EKG, Lab, Radiol) Therapist (Respir, Phys, Occup, Speech) Unit Asst / Clerk / Secretary
# Hospitals 566 349 139 494 355 628 562 521 543
# Respondents 28,844 22,843 1,945 20,710 6,743 133,755 42,877 16,892 23,132
No events 51% 65% 80% 79% 27% 34% 61% 63% 86%
1 or 2 events 21% 24% 13% 17% 25% 39% 25% 29% 11%
3 to 5 events 14% 8% 5% 3% 21% 19% 8% 6% 3%
6 to 10 events 7% 2% 2% 1% 13% 6% 3% 2% 1%
11 to 20 events 4% 1% 0% 0% 8% 2% 1% 0% 0%
21 events or more 2% 0% 0% 0% 7% 1% 1% 0% 0%

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 B-8. Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Staff Position—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-8.html