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Table A-16: Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Ownership

2012 User Comparative Database Report

Patient Safety Culture CompositesOwnership
Provider(s) and/or Physician(s)University/
Medical school/
Academic medical institution
Hospital or Health systemCommunity health centerFederal, State, or local govt.
# Medical Offices92536785834
# Respondents1,6431,44616,5001,3422,378
1. Teamwork83%82%85%88%76%
2. Patient Care Tracking/Follow-up81%67%84%84%74%
3. Organizational Learning77%73%77%80%68%
4. Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety and Quality79%70%77%79%65%
5. Staff Training74%69%73%76%63%
6. Owner/Managing Partner/Leadership Support for Patient Safety72%65%66%68%57%
7. Communication About Error69%64%66%70%59%
8. Communication Openness67%63%65%63%56%
9. Office Processes and Standardization63%56%64%69%53%
10. Work Pressure and Pace52%40%47%46%35%
Average Across Composites72%65%70%72%61%

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Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table A-16: Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Ownership: 2012 User Comparative Database Report. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.