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Table 6-8. Percentiles on Average Overall Rating on Patient Safety for the 2012 Database

Average Overall Rating on Patient Safety Average % Positive s.d. Survey Item % Positive Response
Minimum 10th
Percentile
25th
Percentile
Median / 50th
Percentile
75th
Percentile
90th
Percentile
Maximum
Overall Rating on Patient Safety—Overall, how would you rate the systems and clinical processes your medical office has in place to prevent, catch, and correct problems that have the potential to affect patients? (G2A).
5—Excellent 22% 16.58% 0% 4% 10% 18% 30% 44% 88%
4—Very good 43% 15.75% 0% 22% 33% 43% 50% 63% 100%
3—Good 27% 15.22% 0% 7% 17% 27% 38% 47% 85%
2—Fair 7% 8.70% 0% 0% 0% 5% 12% 18% 55%
1—Poor 1% 3.43% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 4% 40%

Note: The item's survey location is shown after the item text. Percentages may not add to exactly 100 percent due to rounding.

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Internet Citation: Table 6-8. Percentiles on Average Overall Rating on Patient Safety 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/mosurv12tab6-8.html