Nursing Home Survey on Patient Safety Culture

Table A-1. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Bed Size

Patient Safety Culture Composites Bed Size
1-49 Beds 50-99 Beds 100-199 Beds 200 Beds or More
# Nursing Homes 26 78 100 22
# Respondents 814 3,974 6,650 4,717
1. Overall Perceptions of Resident Safety 92% 85% 84% 85%
2. Feedback & Communication About Incidents 87% 83% 83% 85%
3. Supervisor Expectations & Actions Promoting Resident Safety 82% 78% 78% 83%
4. Organizational Learning 77% 69% 71% 75%
5. Management Support for Resident Safety 71% 68% 68% 74%
6. Training & Skills 76% 69% 70% 75%
7. Compliance With Procedures 68% 63% 62% 68%
8. Teamwork 72% 64% 61% 68%
9. Handoffs 70% 60% 58% 67%
10. Communication Openness 65% 55% 53% 59%
11. Nonpunitive Response to Error 58% 52% 48% 51%
12. Staffing 63% 51% 50% 51%
Average Across Composites 73% 66% 66% 70%

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Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table A-1. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Bed Size. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/nursing-home/2011/nhsurv11taba1.html