Executive Summary

Table 6-3. Composite-Level Percentiles for the 2012 Database

Patient Safety Culture Composites Average % Positive s.d. Composite % Positive Response
Minimum 10th
Percentile
25th
Percentile
Median / 50th
Percentile
75th
Percentile
90th
Percentile
Maximum
1. Teamwork 84% 12.38% 25% 68% 78% 86% 94% 98% 100%
2. Patient Care Tracking/Follow-up 82% 12.30% 26% 65% 75% 84% 92% 96% 100%
3. Organizational Learning 77% 14.51% 11% 59% 69% 78% 88% 95% 100%
4. Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety and Quality 76% 14.77% 18% 58% 68% 78% 87% 94% 100%
5. Staff Training 73% 15.79% 13% 50% 63% 75% 84% 92% 100%
6. Owner/Managing Partner/Leadership Support for Safety 67% 15.96% 0% 45% 57% 67% 78% 87% 100%
7. Communication About Error 66% 15.06% 5% 49% 56% 66% 77% 88% 100%
8. Communication Openness 64% 16.61% 12% 43% 54% 64% 76% 86% 100%
9. Office Processes and Standardization 64% 17.33% 10% 39% 53% 65% 76% 86% 100%
10. Work Pressure and Pace 46% 19.68% 0% 21% 33% 46% 59% 74% 100%

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Internet Citation: Table 6-3. Composite-Level Percentiles for the 2012 Database. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/medical-office/2012/mosurv12tab6-3.html