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

Table C-4. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Bed Size—2014 Database Hospitals

Work Area / Unit Patient Safety Grade Database Year Bed Size
6-24 beds 25-49 beds 50-99 beds 100-199 beds 200-299 beds 300-399 beds 400-499 beds 500+ beds
# Hospitals Both Years 19 41 59 87 64 34 21 34
# Respondents Most Recent 1,698 7,025 16,644 41,721 53,151 37,806 29,926 65,737
Previous 1,711 5,821 14,588 36,827 45,430 29,671 29,085 57,260
No events Most Recent 56% 53% 53% 57% 54% 59% 58% 59%
Previous 54% 52% 53% 56% 54% 58% 58% 57%
Change 2% 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 0% 2%
1 to 2 events Most Recent 26% 28% 28% 27% 28% 25% 26% 26%
Previous 28% 30% 27% 26% 28% 26% 26% 26%
Change -2% -2% 1% 1% 0% -1% 0% 0%
3 to 5 events Most Recent 13% 12% 12% 11% 12% 11% 11% 10%
Previous 12% 12% 12% 11% 12% 11% 10% 11%
Change 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1% -1%
6 to 10 events Most Recent 3% 4% 4% 4% 4% 3% 3% 3%
Previous 4% 4% 5% 4% 4% 4% 3% 4%
Change -1% 0% -1% 0% 0% -1% 0% -1%
11 to 20 events Most Recent 2% 1% 2% 2% 2% 1% 1% 1%
Previous 1% 1% 2% 1% 2% 1% 1% 1%
Change 1% 0% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0%
21 events or more Most Recent 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Previous 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Change 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 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 C-4. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Bed Size—2014 Database Hospitals. March 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2014/hosp14tablec-4.html