Journal Article

Psychometric properties of the AHRQ Community Pharmacy Survey on Patient Safety Culture: a factor analysis.

Aboneh EA; Look KA; Stone JA; Lester CA; Chui MA.

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality has developed safety culture surveys for multiple health care settings. Researchers distributed the survey to community pharmacies and found its validity to be inadequate for use in this environment. This suggests that instruments used in other settings will require significant adaptation to accurately measure patient safety in pharmacies.