Table 5

Relation between years in current position stratified for profession and the dimension safety climate and perception of management

Proportion of HCPs with a positive attitude
OutcomeProfessionYears in current positionNN%OR95% CIOverall P-value
Safety climateNurses<6 months42120849.41.000.82 to 1.22<0.001
6–11 months42217441.20.720.59 to 0.88
1–2 years93331834.10.530.46 to 0.62
3–4 years92536139.00.660.57 to 0.76
5 or more years4062200449.31(ref)
Doctors<6 months2146932.20.420.31 to 0.56<0.001
6–11 months1334735.30.480.33 to 0.69
1–2 years2159745.10.720.54 to 0.96
3–4 years1967940.30.590.44 to 0.80
5 or more years171491453.31(ref)
Perception of managementNurses<6 months42125360.11.801.46 to 2.20<0.001
6–11 months42218243.10.900.74 to 1,11
1–2 years93333535.90.670.58 to 0.77
3–4 years92533736.40.680.59 to 0.79
5 or more years4062185345.61(ref)
Doctors<6 months2148841.10.720.54 to 0.970.083
6–11 months1335742.90.780.54 to 1.11
1–2 years21510749.81.030.77 to 1.36
3–4 years1968543.40.790.59 to 1.07
5 or more years171484249.11(ref)
Degree to which the participant perceives the culture as positive
OutcomeProfessionGenderNMeanSDDifference95% CIOverall P-value
Safety climateNurses<6 months42172.516.71.87−0.07 to 3.81<0.001
6–11 months42268.118.2−2.54−4.48 to −0.61
1–2 years93364.719.2−5.99−7.37 to −4.62
3–4 years92565.920.2−4.78−6.16 to −3.40
5 or more years406270.719.50(ref)
Doctors<6 months21464.520.9−8.06−10.90 to −5.22<0.001
6–11 months13365.119.0−7.43−10.97 to −3.89
1–2 years21569.717.9−2.83−5.66 to 0.01
3–4 years19667.919.3−4.63−7.58 to −1.68
5 or more years171472.520.10(ref)
Perception of managementNurses<6 months42173.918.16.974.77 to 9.17<0.001
6–11 months42265.821.7−1.05−3.24 to 1.15
1–2 years93362.421.7−4.45−6.01 to −2.89
3–4 years92562.023.0−4.84−6.41 to −3.27
5 or more years406266.922.00(ref)
Doctors<6 months21466.321.6−2.58−5.60 to 0.430.027
6–11 months13366.620.4−2.28−6.04 to 1.49
1–2 years21572.317.73.430.40 to 6.45
3–4 years19667.420.2−1.46−4.61 to 1.69
5 or more years171468.921.70(ref)