Appendix A: Overall Results by Medical Office Characteristics

2012 User Comparative Database Report: Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture

(1) Number of Providers

Note: The number of medical offices and respondents by number of providers is shown in each table. However, the precise number of medical offices and respondents corresponding to each data cell in a table will vary because medical offices may have omitted a specific survey item and because of individual nonresponse/missing data.

Table A-1. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Number of Providers
Table A-2. Item-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Number of Providers
Table A-3. Item-Level Average Overall Ratings on Quality by Number of Providers
Table A-4. Item-Level Average Overall Rating on Patient Safety by Number of Providers
Table A-5. Average Overall Rating on Quality and Patient Safety by Number of Providers

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(2) Single vs. Multi-Specialty

Note: The number of medical offices and respondents by Single vs. Multi-Specialty is shown in each table. However, the precise number of medical offices and respondents corresponding to each data cell in a table will vary because medical offices may have omitted a specific survey item and because of individual nonresponse/missing data.

Table A-6. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Single vs. Multi-Specialty
Table A-7. Item-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Single vs. Multi-Specialty
Table A-8. Item-Level Average Overall Ratings on Quality by Single vs. Multi-Specialty
Table A-9. Item-Level Average Overall Rating on Patient Safety by Single vs. Multi-Specialty
Table A-10. Average Overall Rating on Quality and Patient Safety by Single vs. Multi-Specialty

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(3) Specialty

Note: The number of medical offices and respondents by specialty is shown in each table. However, the precise number of medical offices and respondents corresponding to each data cell in a table will vary because medical offices may have omitted a specific survey item and because of individual nonresponse/missing data. Specialties listed had at least 20 medical offices.

Table A-11. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Specialty
Table A-12. Item-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Specialty
Table A-13. Item-Level Average Overall Ratings on Quality by Specialty
Table A-14. Item-Level Average Overall Rating on Patient Safety by Specialty
Table A-15. Average Overall Rating on Quality and Patient Safety by Specialty

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(4) Ownership

Note: The number of medical offices and respondents by ownership is shown in each table. However, the precise number of medical offices and respondents corresponding to each data cell in a table will vary because medical offices may have omitted a specific survey item and because of individual nonresponse/missing data.

Table A-16. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Ownership
Table A-17. Item-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Ownership
Table A-18. Item-Level Average Overall Ratings on Quality by Ownership
Table A-19. Item-Level Average Overall Rating on Patient Safety by Ownership
Table A-20. Average Overall Rating on Quality and Patient Safety by Ownership

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(5) Region

Note: The number of medical offices and respondents by region is shown in each table. However, the precise number of medical offices and respondents corresponding to each data cell in a table will vary because medical offices may have omitted a specific survey item and because of individual nonresponse/missing data.

States are categorized into regions as follows:

  • New England/Mid-Atlantic: CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT.
  • South Atlantic: DC, DE, FL, GA, MD, NC, SC, VA, WV.
  • East Central: AL, IL, IN, KY, MI, MS, OH, TN, WI.
  • West North Central: IA, KS, MN, MO, ND, NE, SD.
  • West South Central: AR, LA, OK, TX.
  • Mountain/Pacific: AK, AZ, CA, CO, HI, ID, MT, NM, NV, OR, UT, WA, WY.

Table A-21. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Region
Table A-22. Item-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Region
Table A-23. Item-Level Average Overall Ratings on Quality by Region
Table A-24. Item-Level Average Overall Rating on Patient Safety by Region
Table A-25. Average Overall Rating on Quality and Patient Safety by Region

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Page last reviewed May 2012
Internet Citation: Appendix A: Overall Results by Medical Office Characteristics: 2012 User Comparative Database Report: Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture. May 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/medical-office/2012/mosurv12apa.html