Background: Patient Safety Incident in Malang Lavalette Hospital based on data from the Committee for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety shows that there was a decrease in the incident report that occurred from 2016 to 2018. Building a culture of patient safety is an important element to improve patient safety and service quality.
Purpose: This study aims to determine the relationship between the characteristics of hospital staff characteristics with patient safety culture behavior.
Method: This research was conducted in April 2020 with a sample of 196 respondents. The design used for this research was Cross-sectional analytic research. The necessary data was collected using the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture (HSOPSC) version 2.0, which was designed by the Health Research and Quality Agency (AHRQ) in 2019. Data analysis was performed using multiple regression statistical analysis with a significance level of 0.05.
Result: The variables after the opposite effect on the behavior of safety culture with a calculated value of -0.200 and p-value of 0.032. The calculated F value was obtained that the F count <F table (1,779 <2.15), and the p-value of 0.105> 0.05, so it can be said that the characteristic factors of Lavalette Hospital staff did not influence the patient safety culture behavior.
Conclusion: based on the measurement of 10 dimensions of HSOPSC, the culture of patient safety in Malang Lavalette Hospital is included in the positive category.


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