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Table 2 Descriptors of hospital quality system development and patient safety themes

From: The association between quality system development stage and the implementation of process-level patient safety themes in Dutch hospitals: an observational study

Hospital Quality System development n Mean SD Range
Overall 30 2.30 0.41 1–3
Policy and strategy 30 2.50 0.53 1–3
Human resource management 30 2.66 0.52 1–3
Patient involvement 30 1.56 0.92 0–3
Practice guidelines 30 2.54 0.60 1–3
Systematic quality improvement 30 2.22 0.93 1–3
Patient Safety themes   Mean % SD Range
Time out procedure 1024 73 44 0–100
 - Check patient   - 96 - 21 - 0-100
 - Check procedure   - 83 - 40 - 0-100
 - Check side/site   - 92 - 27 - 0-100
 - Focus during Time-out Procedure   - 55 - 50 - 0-100
Contrast- induced nephropathy 455 67 47 0–100
Pain process indicator 100% 3919 12 33 0–100
Medication reconciliation on admission 2696 35 48 0–100
Medication reconciliation at discharge 2568 12 33 0–100
High-Risk Medication 1550 18 38 0–100