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

Table C-7. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Teaching Status, Ownership and Control—2014 Database Hospitals

Work Area / Unit Patient Safety Grade Database Year Teaching Status and Ownership and Control
Teaching Nonteaching Govt Nongovt
# Hospitals Both Years 125 234 47 312
# Respondents Most Recent 150,525 103,183 33,895 219,813
Previous 131,045 89,348 34,272 186,121
Excellent or Very Good Most Recent 74% 78% 78% 77%
Previous 73% 78% 77% 76%
Change 1% 0% 1% 1%
A. Excellent Most Recent 30% 36% 34% 34%
Previous 28% 34% 33% 32%
Change 2% 2% 1% 2%
B. Very Good Most Recent 44% 43% 44% 43%
Previous 46% 44% 44% 44%
Change -2% -1% 0% -1%
C. Acceptable Most Recent 21% 17% 18% 19%
Previous 22% 18% 19% 19%
Change -1% -1% -1% 0%
D. Poor Most Recent 4% 4% 3% 4%
Previous 4% 4% 3% 4%
Change 0% 0% 0% 0%
E. Failing Most Recent 1% 1% 1% 1%
Previous 1% 1% 1% 1%
Change 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-7. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Teaching Status, 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/hosp14tablec-7.html