Table 22. Overall Rating on Patient Safety Results by Staff Position

2010 Preliminary Comparative Results

G2a. Overall Rating on Patient SafetyStaff Position
Physician (M.D. or D.O.)PA, NP, CNS, N, Midwife, APNMgmtAdmin or Clerical StaffRN/
LVN/ LPN
Other Clinical Staff or Clinical Support Staff
# Medical Offices1271224222125157
# Respondents1,251611592,2651,1321,557
Excellent16%14%14%17%16%19%
Very Good42%34%52%41%44%41%
Good31%34%26%31%30%31%
Fair9%10%7%10%9%8%
Poor1%8%0%1%1%1%

Note: Respondents who selected "Other" and missing are not shown; results are not calculated when a staff position has fewer than five respondents or an item has fewer than three respondents. Percentages for each position may not add to 100 due to rounding.

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Current as of November 2010
Internet Citation: Table 22. Overall Rating on Patient Safety Results by Staff Position: 2010 Preliminary Comparative Results. November 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/medical-office/2010/moreslttab22.html