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Chart 5-4. Item-Level Average Ratings on Information Exchange With Other Settings Across All 2012 Database Medical Offices (Text Description)

2012 User Comparative Database Report

Over the past 12 months, how often has your medical office had problems exchanging accurate, complete, and timely information with:
ItemSurvey QuestionNo problems in the past 12 monthsProblems once or twice in the past 12 monthsProblems several times in the past 12 monthsProblems monthlyProblems weeklyProblems daily
B1.Outside labs/imaging centers?27%30%20%12%8%3%
77% Positive
B2.Other medical office/Outside physicians?25%31%21%13%8%2%
77% Positive
B3.Pharmacies?32%26%17%10%10%5%
75% Positive
B4.Hospitals?34%30%17%10%6%2%
81% Positive
B5.Other? (Specify)55%14%10%7%8%6%
79% Positive

Note: (1) Percentages indicate average percent response for each item response category across the 2012 database medical offices, (2) the percent positive displayed may not equal the sum of the response option percentages due to rounding, and (3) all six percentages may not add to 100 percent due to rounding.

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Current as of May 2012
Internet Citation: Chart 5-4. Item-Level Average Ratings on Information Exchange With Other Settings Across All 2012 Database Medical Offices (Text Description): 2012 User Comparative Database Report. May 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/medical-office/2012/mo12ch4txt.html