Table 2 Governing body responsibilities
% A,B*Total number
Has published a mission statement8389
Mission commits to improving quality8974
Mission commits to improving safety5074
Governing body approved annual programme for improvement5789
Governing body received formal reports on quality and safety4389
Results of patient satisfaction surveys were formally reported3689
Results of surveys of provider or other staff satisfaction were reported1289
  • *% Hospitals extensively (B) or exceptionally (A) compliant with criterion.