Nursing Home Survey on Patient Safety Culture

Table A-5. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Ownership

Patient Safety Culture Composites Ownership
For Profit Nonprofit/
Government
# Nursing Homes 109 117
# Respondents 5,897 10,258
1. Overall Perceptions of Resident Safety 83% 88%
2. Feedback & Communication About Incidents 82% 85%
3. Supervisor Expectations & Actions Promoting Resident Safety 77% 80%
4. Organizational Learning 70% 73%
5. Management Support for Resident Safety 68% 70%
6. Training & Skills 68% 73%
7. Compliance With Procedures 61% 66%
8. Teamwork 61% 67%
9. Handoffs 58% 65%
10. Communication Openness 54% 57%
11. Nonpunitive Response to Error 50% 52%
12. Staffing 50% 53%
Average Across Composites 65% 69%

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Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table A-5. Composite-Level Average Percent Positive Response by Ownership. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/nursing-home/2011/nhsurv11taba5.html