Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture (SOPS) Database Reopening

AHRQ

AHRQ’s Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture (SOPS) Database will soon be reopening for submission and reporting of Hospital SOPS data. The database was specifically made to gather the “AHRQ Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture into a central repository.”

Beginning in October 2013, data from Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety can be submitted.

AHRQ’s projected timeline for submission and reporting of SOPS Data is as follows:

Survey Submission Dates
Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture June 1 – June 15, 2013
Medical Office Survey on Patient Safety Culture October 1 – October 15, 2013
Nursing Home Survey on Patient Safety Culture Spring 2014
NEW: Pharmacy Survey on Patient Safety Culture Fall 2014

Submission specifications and other documents (including a Data Use Agreement) will be available soon.

“The SOPS database team can be reached with questions at 1-888-324-9790 or by email at DatabasesOnSafetyCulture@westat.com.

For all other questions, please contact the general SOPS helpline at 1-888-324-9749 or email at SafetyCultureSurveys@westat.com.

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