Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture 2012
Table 5-1. Correlation Results for Health IT Implementation and Patient Safety Measures
|Patient Safety Composite||EMR/EHR||Tests & Imaging||Appointments||Order Tests||Order Medications|
|Patient Care Tracking/Follow-up||0.01||-0.11*||-0.05||0.03||0.02|
|Overall Perceptions of Patient Safety and Quality||0.12*||-0.03||0.04||0.14*||0.08*|
|Owner/Managing Partner/Leadership Support for Patient Safety||0.09*||0.00||0.03||0.04||0.09*|
|Communication About Error||0.06||0.02||0.06||0.02||0.04|
|Office Processes and Standardization||0.10*||-0.04||-0.04||0.10*||0.07|
|Work Pressure and Pace||-0.01||-0.13*||-0.07||0.03||0.02|
|Average Across Composites||0.09*||-0.04||0.01||0.07*||0.07*|
|Average Rating on Patient Safety||0.05||-0.06||0.02||0.03||0.02|
|Average Overall Rating on Quality and Patient Safety||0.01||-0.06||0.04||0.01||0.00|
Note: (1) Number of providers is controlled for in the presented correlations, and (2) Average Overall Rating on Quality and Patient Safety is the average percentage of respondents who rated their medical office as "Excellent" or "Very good" across the five Overall Ratings on Quality (patient centered, effective, timely, efficient, equitable) and the Overall Rating on Patient Safety (G2).
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