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

Table D-16. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Tenure in Current Work Area/Unit—2014 Database Hospitals

Number of Events Reported by Respondents Database Year Tenure in Current Work Area/Unit
Less
than
1 year
1 to 5
years
6 to 10
years
11 to1 5
years
16 to 20
years
21
years or more
# Hospitals Both Years 335 348 341 320 286 293
# Respondents Most Recent 34,062 91,636 50,656 28,226 14,021 19,540
Previous 27,177 86,317 42,815 21,642 12,302 16,484
No events Most Recent 70% 55% 52% 54% 53% 53%
Previous 70% 54% 52% 53% 50% 53%
Change 0% 1% 0% 1% 3% 0%
1 to 2 events Most Recent 21% 28% 28% 27% 28% 26%
Previous 21% 28% 28% 27% 29% 27%
Change 0% 0% 0% 0% -1% -1%
3 to 5 events Most Recent 7% 12% 13% 12% 12% 12%
Previous 6% 12% 13% 13% 13% 12%
Change 1% 0% 0% -1% -1% 0%
6 to 10 events Most Recent 2% 4% 4% 4% 4% 4%
Previous 2% 4% 5% 5% 5% 5%
Change 0% 0% -1% -1% -1% -1%
11 to 20 events Most Recent 1% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2%
Previous 1% 1% 2% 2% 2% 2%
Change 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
21 events or more Most Recent 0% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Previous 0% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Change 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 D-16. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Reporting Events in the Past 12 Months by Tenure in Current Work Area/Unit—2014 Database Hospitals. March 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2014/hosp14tabled-16.html