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Chart 2. Comparative Results for Overall Ratings on Quality From 182 Pilot Medical Offices (Text Description)
||Survey Items by Patient Safety Culture Area
||Overall, how would you rate your medical office on each of the following areas of health care quality?
|Is responsive to individual patient preferences, needs, and values.
|Is based on scientific knowledge.
|Minimizes waits and potentially harmful delays.
|Ensures cost-effective care (avoids waste, overuse, and misuse of services).
|Provides the same quality of care to all individuals regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, language, etc.
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