Table 4

Local fit of items within the 12 HSOPS_M dimensions

Dimension

Item

Indicator

reliability

Factor

reliability

AVE

FLR


Safety Culture Dimensions


Hospital management support for patient safety

F1

.663

.87

.70

.91

F8

.704

F9

.710


Supervisor/manager expectations/actions

B1

.270

.71

.39

1.72

B2

.463

B3

.261

B4

.590


Teamwork across hospital units

F2

.413

.79

.48

1.34

F4

.567

F6

.350

F10

.654


Teamwork within units

A1

.465

.78

.47

1.25

A3

.552

A4

.606

A11

.305


Communication openness

C2

.519

.65

.38

2.00

C4

.260

C6

.376


Hospital handoffs and transitions

F3

.685

.82

.54

1.21

F5

.444

F7

.664

F11

.405


Nonpunitive response to error

A8

.410

.73

.48

1.42

A12

.636

A16

.383


Feedback and communication about error

C1

.564

.79

.56

1.37

C3

.564

C5

.556


Staffing

A2

.504

.75

.43

.93

A5

.398

A7

.193

A14

.631


Organizational learning

A6

.361

.62

.36

1.94

A9

.341

A13

.365


Outcome Dimensions


Overall perceptions of safety

A10

.452

.73

.40

1.72

A15

.299

A17

.431

A18

.475


Frequency of event reporting

D1

.746

.87

.69

0.55

D2

.707

D3

.593


Hammer et al. BMC Health Services Research 2011 11:165   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-11-165

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