Surveys on Patient Safety Culture™ (SOPS™)

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Webcast on New Health IT Supplemental Items for Hospitals
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Nursing Homes that have administered AHRQ’s Nursing Home SOPS can submit their data to the Database June 1 – July 20.
Learn about items to assess how organizational culture influences Health IT and patient safety.
Browse new supplemental items on health information technology and patient safety you can add to the SOPS Hospital Survey
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SOPS surveys ask health care providers and staff about the extent to which their organizational culture supports patient safety.
 
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Each SOPS survey is designed to assess patient safety culture in a specific health care setting.
 
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The SOPS Databases serve as a central repository for SOPS survey data.
 
SOPS™ surveys ask health care providers and staff about the extent to which their organizational culture supports patient safety.
This survey is designed for hospital providers and staff and asks for their opinions about the culture of patient safety in their hospitals.
This survey is designed for outpatient medical office providers and staff and asks for their opinions about the culture of patient safety in their medical offices.
This survey is designed for nursing home providers and staff and asks for their opinions about the culture of patient safety in their nursing homes.
This survey is designed for pharmacists and staff and asks for their opinions about the culture of patient safety in their community pharmacies.
This survey is designed for ambulatory surgery center (ASC) providers and staff and asks for their opinions about the culture of patient safety in their ASCs.
This page provides information on international use, including languages into which the survey has been translated and guidelines for translation.
This research reference list provides citations for articles published on the AHRQ safety culture surveys.