Table 4

Regression estimations for HSOPSC dimensions.

Dimension

Estimate

S.E.

Factor weights

p-value


1. Teamwork within units

1.000

----

0.505

----

2. Supervisor/manager expectations & actions promoting safety

2.153

0.211

0.667

< 0.001

3. Hospital management support for patient safety

1.538

0.163

0.683

< 0.001

4. Organizational learning -- continuous improvement

1.107

0.111

0.551

< 0.001

5. Overall perceptions of safety

1.895

0.190

0.704

< 0.001

6. Feedback & communication about error

0.486

0.139

0.142

< 0.001

7. Communication openness

0.529

0.096

0.239

< 0.001

8. Frequency of event reporting

0.673

0.184

0.150

< 0.001

9. Teamwork across hospital units

2.155

0.240

0.691

< 0.001

10. Staffing

1.700

0.182

0.619

< 0.001

11. Hospital Handoffs & transitions

2.014

0.230

0.630

< 0.001

12. Nonpunitive response to error

1.459

0.175

0.608

< 0.001


Chen and Li BMC Health Services Research 2010 10:152   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-10-152

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