AHRQ's hospital survey on patient safety culture: psychometric analyses.

@article{Blegen2009AHRQsHS,
  title={AHRQ's hospital survey on patient safety culture: psychometric analyses.},
  author={Mary A. Blegen and Susan Gearhart and Roxanne O'Brien and Niraj L. Sehgal and Brian K. Alldredge},
  journal={Journal of patient safety},
  year={2009},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={139-44}
}
OBJECTIVE This project analyzed the psychometric properties of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture (HSOPSC) including factor structure, interitem reliability and intraclass correlations, usefulness for assessment, predictive validity, and sensitivity. METHODS The survey was administered to 454 health care staff in 3 hospitals before and after a series of multidisciplinary interventions designed to improve safety culture. Respondents (before… CONTINUE READING