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Example of Chart and Table Output


Sample Chart 1. Rate of All Injury Events by Event Type

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sample Chart 2. Rate of All Injury Events by Job Category

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sample Chart 3. Rate of All Injury Events by Department

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sample Chart 4. Distribution of All Injury Events by Severity

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sample Chart 5. Most Common Activities Related to Patient Handling Events

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sample Table 1.   Pooled means and key percentiles of the distribution of

 traumatic injury event rates among healthcare personnel, by job category, Occupational Health Safety Network, 2013  

Traumatic injury event rate (per 100 FTE)*

Percentile

Job Category

No. of Hospitals

No. of injury events

No. of FTE¶

Pooled mean

25%

50% (median)

  75%

All personnel

100

455

22,700

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Direct patient care personnel

Medical/dental

All

100

50

2,500

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Medical/dental

Physicians and dentists

100

40

1,500

2.7

1.8

2.5

3.0

Medical/dental

Residents/interns

50

10

1,000

1.0

0.8

1.0

1.3

Other trainees

10

5

200

2.5

Nurses

All

100

50

2,500

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Nurses

Registered

100

40

1,500

2.7

1.8

2.5

3.0

Nurses

Licensed practical/vocational

50

10

1,000

1.0

0.8

1.0

1.3

Nursing assistive personnel

100

50

2,500

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Radiology technicians

100

40

1,500

2.7

1.8

2.5

3.0

Laboratory technicians

50

10

1,000

1.0

0.8

1.0

1.3

Pharmacy

All

100

50

2,500

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Pharmacy

Licensed pharmacists

100

40

1,500

2.7

1.8

2.5

3.0

Pharmacy

Technicians

50

10

1,000

1.0

0.8

1.0

1.3

Rehab (e.g., OT, PT, Speech)

100

50

2,500

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Respiratory therapists

100

40

1,500

2.7

1.8

2.5

3.0

All other direct patient care

50

10

1,000

1.0

0.8

1.0

1.3

Non-direct patient care personnel

Housekeeping/laundry

100

50

2,500

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Food service

100

40

1,500

2.7

1.8

2.5

3.0

All other non-direct patient care

50

10

1,000

1.0

0.8

1.0

1.3

FTE=full-time equivalent (e.g., 1 FTE=1 full-time employee or 2 half-time employees)

*Injury event rate=  Number of injury events      x 100

                                    FTE in occupation category

+ Number of locations meeting minimum requirements for percentile distributions if less than total number of locations. If this number <20, percentile distributions are not calculated.          

¶The number of FTE by occupational category may either be derived from the annual American Hospital Association survey or provided directly by participating facilities to OHSN.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sample Table 2.   Pooled means and key percentiles of the distribution of traumatic injury event rates among healthcare personnel, by event location (department), Occupational Health Safety Network, 2013  

Traumatic injury event rate (per 100 FTE)*

Percentile

Job Category

No. of Hospitals

No. of injury events

No. of FTE¶

Pooled mean

25%

50% (median)

  75%

All departments

100

455

22,700

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Inpatient

Adult critical care

100

50

2,500

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Neonatal

100

40

1,500

2.7

1.8

2.5

3.0

Pediatric critical care

50

10

1,000

1.0

0.8

1.0

1.3

Adult wards

100

50

2,500

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Pediatric wards

100

40

1,500

2.7

1.8

2.5

3.0

Specialty care (adult or pediatric)

50

10

1,000

1.0

0.8

1.0

1.3

Step down units

10

5

200

2.5

Operating rooms

100

40

1,500

2.7

1.8

2.5

3.0

Long-term care

50

10

1,000

1.0

0.8

1.0

1.3

Other inpatient locations

10

5

200

2.5

Outpatient

Emergency department/ urgent care

100

50

2,500

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

Ambulatory surgery/observation

100

40

1,500

2.7

1.8

2.5

3.0

Clinic (non-acute) settings

50

10

1,000

1.0

0.8

1.0

1.3

Community locations

10

5

200

2.5

Non-patient care locations

All non-patient care locations

100

90

4,600

2.0

1.5

2.0

2.5

FTE=full-time equivalent (e.g., 1 FTE=1 full-time employee or 2 half-time employees)

*Injury event rate=  Number of injury events      x 100

                                            Total facility FTE

+ Number of locations meeting minimum requirements for percentile distributions if less than total number of locations. If this number <20, percentile distributions are not calculated.          

¶The total number of facility FTE may either be derived from the annual American Hospital Association survey or provided directly by participating facilities to OHSN.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sample Table 3.   Pooled means and key percentiles of the distribution of traumatic injury event rates among healthcare personnel, by event severity, Occupational Health Safety Network, 2013  

Traumatic injury event rate (per 100 FTE)*

Percentile

Job Category

No. of Hospitals

No. of injury events

No. of FTE¶

Pooled mean

25%

50% (median)

  75%

OSHA-recordable

All OSHA-recordable

100

200

10,000

2.0

1.0

1.8

2.5

Death

100

0

10,000

0

Days away from work

100

60

10,000

0.6

0.3

0.5

1.0

Job transfer or restriction

100

40

10,000

0.4

0.2

0.5

0.8

Other recordable cases

100

100

10,000

1.0

0.2

1.0

1.5

Not OSHA-recordable

All non-recordable

50

500

7,500

6.7

5.0

6.5

8.2

FTE=full-time equivalent (e.g., 1 FTE=1 full-time employee or 2 half-time employees)

*Injury event rate=  Number of injury events      x 100

                                            Total facility FTE

+ Number of locations meeting minimum requirements for percentile distributions if less than total number of locations. If this number <20, percentile distributions are not calculated.          

¶The total number of facility FTE may either be derived from the annual American Hospital Association survey or provided directly by participating facilities to OHSN.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 




 
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