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2008 Preliminary Comparative Results: Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture

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Chart 1. Item-level Comparative Results from 182 Pilot Test Medical Offices, continued (Text Description)

Item Survey Items by Patient
Safety Culture Area
Survey Item Percent Positive Response All Pilot Medical Offices Average Percent Positive
MIN MAX
12. Work Pressure and Pace
C3R 1. In this office, we often feel rushed when taking care of patients. 31% 0% 100%
C6R 2. We have too many patients for the number of providers in this office. 52% 0% 100%
C11 3. We have enough staff to handle our patient load. 50% 0% 100%
C14R 4. This office has too many patients to be able to handle everything effectively. 62% 10% 100%

Note: The item's survey location is shown to the left. An "R" indicates a negatively worded item, where the percent positive response is based on those who responded "Strongly disagree" or "Disagree," or "Never" or "Rarely" (depending on the response category used for the item).

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