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Table 1 The original patient safety culture dimensions of the NHSOPSC used in the Norwegian nursing home study

From: Psychometric properties of the Nursing Home Survey on Patient Safety Culture in Norwegian nursing homes

Patient safety culture dimensions Items
1. Teamwork 4
2. Staffing 4
3. Compliance with procedures 3
4. Training and skills 3
5. Nonpunitive response to mistakes 4
6. Handoffs 5
7. Feedback and communication about incidents 4
8. Communication openness 3
9. Supervisor expectations and actions promoting patient safety 3
10. Overall perceptions of patient safety 3
11. Management support for patient safety 3
12. Organizational learning 4