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Table B-1: Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Staff Position

2012 User Comparative Database Report

Patient Safety Culture CompositesStaff Position
Physician
(MD/DO)
PA/NP/
midwife/
etc.
MgmtAdmin/
Clerical
Staff
Nurse
(RN/LVN/
LPN)
Other
clinical staff
or clinical
support staff
# Medical Offices717494703869738853
# Respondents2,9431,0611,6216,3784,2035,557
1. Teamwork90%85%92%82%84%82%
2. Patient Care Tracking/Follow-up71%76%83%86%83%86%
3. Organizational Learning78%73%90%76%76%76%
4. Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety and Quality78%75%85%75%75%76%
5. Staff Training80%74%89%68%72%70%
6. Owner/Managing Partner/Leadership Support for Patient Safety65%68%73%68%65%66%
7. Communication About Error74%68%80%62%67%64%
8. Communication Openness80%69%79%58%62%60%
9. Office Processes and Standardization61%59%73%64%62%64%
10. Work Pressure and Pace49%46%53%45%42%46%
Average Across Composites73%69%80%68%69%69%

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Current as of May 2012
Internet Citation: Table B-1: Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Staff Position: 2012 User Comparative Database Report. May 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/medical-office/2012/mosv12tabapb1.html