Preliminary Comparative Results and Analyses From the Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture

Slide 16: Analysis 1: Staff Position-Results

Management and physicians were LESS positive than all other staff on 3 of the 15 measures (average difference = 10%, range: 5% -13%).

Image: Bar graph shows average percent positive response for management/physicians and all other staff:

  • Information Exchange With Other Settings: Management/Physicians: 45 percent; All Others: 58 percent.
  • Patient Care Tracking/Followup: Management/Physicians: 69 percent; All Others: 81 percent.
  • Patient Safety and Quality Issues: Management/Physicians: 57 percent; All Others: 62 percent.

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Current as of May 2011
Internet Citation: Preliminary Comparative Results and Analyses From the Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture: Slide 16: Analysis 1: Staff Position-Results. May 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/medical-office/2011/dyertacall/dyertacallsld16.html