Executive Summary

Table A-6. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Single vs. Multi-Specialty

Patient Safety Culture Composites Single Specialty Multi-Specialty
# Medical Offices 641 291
# Respondents 11,188 12,450
1. Teamwork 85% 82%
2. Patient Care Tracking/Follow-up 84% 79%
3. Organizational Learning 78% 74%
4. Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety and Quality 77% 73%
5. Staff Training 75% 68%
6. Owner/Managing Partner/Leadership Support for Patient Safety 69% 61%
7. Communication About Error 68% 63%
8. Communication Openness 66% 61%
9. Office Processes and Standardization 65% 61%
10. Work Pressure and Pace 47% 44%
Average Across Composites 71% 67%

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Internet Citation: Table A-6. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Single vs. Multi-Specialty. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/medical-office/2012/mosv12tabapa6.html