Executive Summary

Table A-19:  Item-Level Average Overall Rating on Patient Safety by Ownership

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? (G2) Ownership
Provider(s) and/or Physician(s) University/
Medical school/
Academic medical institution
Hospital or Health system Community health center Federal, State, or local govt.
# Medical Offices 92 53 678 58 34
# Respondents 1,643 1,446 16,500 1,342 2,378
5—Excellent 20% 16% 23% 19% 15%
4—Very good 47% 45% 42% 46% 33%
3—Good 27% 30% 27% 26% 37%
2—Fair 6% 8% 7% 8% 11%
1—Poor 1% 1% 1% 1% 4%

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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Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table A-19:  Item-Level Average Overall Rating on Patient Safety by Ownership. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/medical-office/2012/mosv12tabapa19.html