Nursing Home Survey on Patient Safety Culture

Table B-8. Average Percentage of Respondents Willing To Recommend Nursing Home by Work Area

Patient Safety Culture Composites Work Area
Alzheimer's/ Dementia Unit Many/ No Specific Area or Unit Rehab Unit Skilled Nursing Unit
# Nursing Homes 157 224 147 216
# Respondents 956 6,641 938 2,977
5 - Excellent 24% 26% 23% 21%
4 - Very Good 34% 37% 35% 39%
3 - Good 32% 25% 29% 29%
2 - Fair 10% 11% 11% 9%
1 - Poor 1% 2% 2% 2%

Note: Percentages may not add to 100 due to rounding.

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Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Table B-8. Average Percentage of Respondents Willing To Recommend Nursing Home by Work Area. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/nursing-home/2011/nhsurv11tabb8.html