Nursing Home Survey on Patient Safety Culture

QualityTool

Nursing Home Survey on Patient Safety Culture

Description

This set of assessment surveys and tools can be used by nursing home providers and staff to:

  • Assess their patient safety culture
  • Track changes in patient safety over time
  • Evaluate the impact of patient safety interventions

The Nursing Home Survey Toolkit includes:

  • Survey form
  • Survey items and dimensions
  • Survey user's guide
  • Nursing home survey feedback report template
  • Comparative database
  • Data entry and analysis tool

The toolkit is designed for use in nursing homes. It is not designed for use in assisted living facilities, community care facilities, or independent living facilities.

Developer:

Westat

Funding Sources:

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

History

Release Date: 2008
Review Date: 2009
Recent Summary: June 2009
Original Summary: September 2008
Last Updated: 10/09/13

QualityTool Classification

Disclaimer: The inclusion of a tool in the Innovations Exchange does not constitute or imply an endorsement by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality or Westat of the tool or of the submitter or developer of the tool. Read more.

This website is certified by Health On the Net Foundation. Click to verify. This site complies with the HONcode standard for trustworthy health information: verify here.