J Braithwaite

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Investigating patient safety culture across a health system: multilevel modelling of differences associated with service types and staff demographics
    Blanca Gallego
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:311-20. 2012
  2. pmc Net benefits: assessing the effectiveness of clinical networks in Australia through qualitative methods
    Frances C Cunningham
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Level 1, AGSM Building, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Implement Sci 7:108. 2012
  3. pmc An empirically-derived approach for investigating Health Information Technology: the Elementally Entangled Organisational Communication (EEOC) framework
    Andrew Georgiou
    Centre for Health Systems and Safety Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:68. 2012
  4. pmc Nurses' workarounds in acute healthcare settings: a scoping review
    Deborah S Debono
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:175. 2013
  5. pmc Bridges, brokers and boundary spanners in collaborative networks: a systematic review
    Janet C Long
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:158. 2013
  6. pmc Facilitating the action of community representatives in a health service: the role of a community participation coordinator
    Sally Nathan
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:154. 2013
  7. pmc The standard of healthcare accreditation standards: a review of empirical research underpinning their development and impact
    David Greenfield
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:329. 2012
  8. pmc Nation-scale adoption of new medicines by doctors: an application of the Bass diffusion model
    Adam G Dunn
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:248. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Continuing differences between health professions' attitudes: the saga of accomplishing systems-wide interprofessionalism
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 25:8-15. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of health service accreditation programs in low- and middle-income countries with those in higher income countries: a cross-sectional study
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:568-77. 2012

Detail Information

Publications90

  1. doi request reprint Investigating patient safety culture across a health system: multilevel modelling of differences associated with service types and staff demographics
    Blanca Gallego
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:311-20. 2012
    ....
  2. pmc Net benefits: assessing the effectiveness of clinical networks in Australia through qualitative methods
    Frances C Cunningham
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Level 1, AGSM Building, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Implement Sci 7:108. 2012
    ..With significant investment in such networks in Australia and internationally, it is important to assess their effectiveness and sustainability as implementation mechanisms...
  3. pmc An empirically-derived approach for investigating Health Information Technology: the Elementally Entangled Organisational Communication (EEOC) framework
    Andrew Georgiou
    Centre for Health Systems and Safety Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 12:68. 2012
    ..The EEOC framework was empirically developed as a tool to tackle organisational communication challenges in the implementation and evaluation of health information systems...
  4. pmc Nurses' workarounds in acute healthcare settings: a scoping review
    Deborah S Debono
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:175. 2013
    ..This paper assesses the peer reviewed empirical evidence available on the use, proliferation, conceptualisation, rationalisation and perceived impact of nurses' use of workarounds in acute care settings...
  5. pmc Bridges, brokers and boundary spanners in collaborative networks: a systematic review
    Janet C Long
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:158. 2013
    ..It is a key challenge in health service management to understand, analyse and exploit the role of key agents who have the capacity to connect disparate groupings in larger systems...
  6. pmc Facilitating the action of community representatives in a health service: the role of a community participation coordinator
    Sally Nathan
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:154. 2013
    ..Commitments to community participation are common in health policy, yet ways to maximise the input and impact of community representatives in health service delivery and care remain elusive, lack empirical evidence and are under-theorised...
  7. pmc The standard of healthcare accreditation standards: a review of empirical research underpinning their development and impact
    David Greenfield
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:329. 2012
    ..However, the evidence to support these claims requires scrutiny. The study's purpose was to examine the empirical research that grounds the development methods and application of healthcare accreditation standards...
  8. pmc Nation-scale adoption of new medicines by doctors: an application of the Bass diffusion model
    Adam G Dunn
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:248. 2012
    ..However, quantitative, population-wide analyses of how long it takes for new healthcare practices to become part of mainstream practice are rare...
  9. doi request reprint Continuing differences between health professions' attitudes: the saga of accomplishing systems-wide interprofessionalism
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 25:8-15. 2013
    ..To compare four health professions' attitudes towards interprofessional collaboration (IPC) and their evaluations of a programme aimed at enhancing IPC across a health system...
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of health service accreditation programs in low- and middle-income countries with those in higher income countries: a cross-sectional study
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:568-77. 2012
    ....
  11. pmc A four-year, systems-wide intervention promoting interprofessional collaboration
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:99. 2012
    ..A four-year action research study was conducted across the Australian Capital Territory health system to strengthen interprofessional collaboration (IPC) though multiple intervention activities...
  12. ncbi request reprint Time spent by health managers in two cultures on work pursuits: real time, ideal time and activities' importance
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Health Plann Manage 26:56-69. 2011
    ..These and managers' reasons for devoting time to activities were examined in an Anglo and a Confucian-Asian country...
  13. pmc A realist evaluation of the role of communities of practice in changing healthcare practice
    Geetha Ranmuthugala
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Implement Sci 6:49. 2011
    ..this study will explore the following questions: What outcomes do CoPs achieve in healthcare? Do these outcomes translate into improved practice in healthcare? What are the contexts and mechanisms by which CoPs improve healthcare?..
  14. pmc How and why are communities of practice established in the healthcare sector? A systematic review of the literature
    Geetha Ranmuthugala
    Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:273. 2011
    ..To this end, a systematic review of the literature on CoPs was conducted, to examine how and why CoPs have been established and whether they have been shown to improve healthcare practice...
  15. pmc Professional conceptualisation and accomplishment of patient safety in mental healthcare: an ethnographic approach
    Jennifer Plumb
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Level 1, AGSM Building, UNSW, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:100. 2011
    ..As such we advocate an understanding of patient safety 'from the ground up'...
  16. pmc Understanding communication networks in the emergency department
    Nerida Creswick
    Health Informatics Research and Evaluation Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:247. 2009
    ..This study examined the problem-solving, medication advice-seeking and socialising networks of staff working in an Australian hospital ED...
  17. pmc Use of information and communication technologies to support effective work practice innovation in the health sector: a multi-site study
    Johanna I Westbrook
    Health Informatics Research and Evaluation Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, 75 East St, Lidcombe, NSW 1825, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:201. 2009
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Lekking displays in contemporary organizations: ethologically oriented, evolutionary and cross-species accounts of male dominance
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Health Organ Manag 22:529-59. 2008
    ..The purpose of this paper is to draw on scientific models in conceptualising the evolutionary bases of contemporary behaviours, and make cross-species comparisons, to account for male managerial activities in situ in health organizations...
  19. ncbi request reprint An overview of clinical governance policies, practices and initiatives
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, 10 Arthur Street, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 32:10-22. 2008
    ....
  20. pmc Experiences of health professionals who conducted root cause analyses after undergoing a safety improvement programme
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:393-9. 2006
    ..Research on root cause analysis (RCA), a pivotal component of many patient safety improvement programmes, is limited...
  21. pmc The development, design, testing, refinement, simulation and application of an evaluation framework for communities of practice and social-professional networks
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:162. 2009
    ..Given the prevalence and importance of communities of practice and social networks, and the extent of investments in them, this project represents a scientific innovation of national and international significance...
  22. pmc Towards safer, better healthcare: harnessing the natural properties of complex sociotechnical systems
    J Braithwaite
    Faculty of Medicine, Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:37-41. 2009
    ..To sustain an argument that harnessing the natural properties of sociotechnical systems is necessary to promote safer, better healthcare...
  23. doi request reprint Health service accreditation as a predictor of clinical and organisational performance: a blinded, random, stratified study
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    University of New South Wales, Level 1 AGSM Building, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:14-21. 2010
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Cultural and associated enablers of, and barriers to, adverse incident reporting
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:229-33. 2010
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Can questions of the privatization and corporatization, and the autonomy and accountability of public hospitals, ever be resolved?
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Health Care Anal 19:133-53. 2011
    ..These debates are of a type that is to a large extent only resolvable ideologically...
  26. pmc Between-group behaviour in health care: gaps, edges, boundaries, disconnections, weak ties, spaces and holes. A systematic review
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:330. 2010
    ..This paper discusses empirical and theoretical work on this phenomenon with the aim of analysing a specific exemplar, the structures of silos within health care organisations...
  27. doi request reprint Improving patient safety: the comparative views of patient-safety specialists, workforce staff and managers
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:424-31. 2011
    ..Methods for improving patient safety are predicated on cooperation between healthcare groups, but are the views of health professionals involved in promoting safety shared by other healthcare workforce staff and managers?..
  28. ncbi request reprint A values-based health system
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 194:259-62. 2011
    ..This requires an agreement by stakeholders to embrace the common good. It will also need strong leadership and a willingness to embrace fundamental change...
  29. pmc Strengthening organizational performance through accreditation research-a framework for twelve interrelated studies: the ACCREDIT project study protocol
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Res Notes 4:390. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  30. ncbi request reprint Are health systems changing in support of patient safety? A multi-methods evaluation of education, attitudes and practice
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 20:585-601. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects of a health system-wide safety improvement program (SIP) three to four years after initial implementation...
  31. pmc Health care participants' dualism: are new sub-species evolving?
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J R Soc Med 100:78-80. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint Turning the health system 90 degrees down under
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Lancet 364:397-9. 2004
  33. ncbi request reprint A tale of two hospitals: assessing cultural landscapes and compositions
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 60:1149-62. 2005
    ..Martin's framework provides a useful antidote to researchers' tendency to focus at only one level of culture...
  34. ncbi request reprint An empirical assessment of social structural and cultural change in clinical directorates
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Health Care Anal 14:185-93. 2006
    ..This being the case, the paper questions the benefits alleged to have accrued from establishing CDs and calls for more effective, micro-behavioural change strategies than merely altering the structure...
  35. ncbi request reprint Analysing structural and cultural change in acute settings using a Giddens-Weick paradigmatic approach
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    Health Care Anal 14:91-102. 2006
    ..Such an approach facilitates an understanding of the general weaknesses of health service perspectives and methods of analysis, and exposes the strengths of Giddens-Weick type paradigms...
  36. pmc Restructuring as gratification
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    J R Soc Med 98:542-4. 2005
  37. ncbi request reprint Giving voice to health professionals' attitudes about their clinical service structures in theoretical context
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Health Care Anal 13:315-35. 2005
    ..For scholars, the implication is that marrying different theoretical frames with empirical data can serve to produce fresh perspectives and perhaps new insights...
  38. pmc A prospective, multi-method, multi-disciplinary, multi-level, collaborative, social-organisational design for researching health sector accreditation [LP0560737]
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, 10 Arthur St, Kensington, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:113. 2006
    ..Further, tools and processes for accreditation and organisational performance are multifaceted...
  39. ncbi request reprint Does restructuring hospitals result in greater efficiency?--An empirical test using diachronic data
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Health Serv Manage Res 19:1-12. 2006
    ..The findings challenge those who advocate restructuring hospitals on the grounds of improving cost efficiency...
  40. ncbi request reprint The hierarchy of work pursuits of public health managers
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Health Serv Manage Res 20:71-83. 2007
    ..The findings suggest that public health management work is more managerialist than previously thought...
  41. ncbi request reprint A survey of staff attitudes and comparative managerial and non-managerial views in a clinical directorate
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    Health Serv Manage Res 17:141-66. 2004
    ..Over recent years, CDs seem to have become institutionalized and investigations into their operation have declined. Our results suggest that taking the benefits of CDs for granted is premature...
  42. pmc An action research protocol to strengthen system-wide inter-professional learning and practice [LP0775514]
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, 10 Arthur St, Kensington, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:144. 2007
    ..The project is funded by the Australian Research Council under its industry Linkage Program...
  43. ncbi request reprint Casemix funding in Australia
    J Braithwaite
    School of Health Services Management, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney
    Med J Aust 168:558-62. 1998
    ..In this Debate, Braithwaite and Hindle take a contrary position, largely to stimulate policy debate; Phelan defends the casemix concept and advocates retaining its best features; and Hanson adds a plea for consumer input...
  44. ncbi request reprint Trust, communication, theory of mind and the social brain hypothesis: deep explanations for what goes wrong in health care
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
    J Health Organ Manag 21:353-67. 2007
    ..The purpose of the paper is to examine the deep conceptual underpinnings of trust and communication breakdowns via selected health inquiries into things that go wrong using evolutionary psychology...
  45. pmc Multimethod evaluation of information and communication technologies in health in the context of wicked problems and sociotechnical theory
    Johanna I Westbrook
    Health Informatics Research and Evaluation Unit, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:746-55. 2007
    ..We report the design and implementation of a multimethod evaluation model to assess the impact of computerized order entry systems on both the technical and social systems within a health care organization...
  46. ncbi request reprint Promoting safety: longer-term responses of three health professional groups to a safety improvement programme
    Mary T Westbrook
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 20:555-71. 2007
    ..Alternative hypotheses were that doctors' relative power and other professions' team-working skills would advantage the respective groups when conducting RCAs...
  47. ncbi request reprint Reforming New South Wales public hospitals: an assessment of the Garling inquiry
    Clare A Skinner
    Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 190:78-9. 2009
    ..Implementation of the report's recommendations that will require strong leadership and continuing consultation with clinicians and the community...
  48. doi request reprint Attitudes toward the large-scale implementation of an incident reporting system
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 20:184-91. 2008
    ....
  49. doi request reprint Bad stars or guiding lights? Learning from disasters to improve patient safety
    C Hughes
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, 10 Arthur Street, Randwick, NSW 2052, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:332-6. 2010
    ..The extent to which human intervention can exacerbate the problems by introducing new errors, how the cases are resolved and the lessons learnt were examined...
  50. ncbi request reprint A root cause analysis of clinical error: confronting the disjunction between formal rules and situated clinical activity
    Roderick Aren Michael Iedema
    The University of NSW, Sydney, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 63:1201-12. 2006
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Factors that shape the development of interprofessional improvement initiatives in health organisations
    David Greenfield
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:332-7. 2011
    ..Implementing improvement programmes require a greater understanding of the impact of the social context and strategies that engage staff...
  52. ncbi request reprint Critical incidents and journey mapping as techniques to evaluate the impact of online evidence retrieval systems on health care delivery and patient outcomes
    Johanna I Westbrook
    Centre for Health Informatics, Cliffbrook Campus, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 76:234-45. 2007
    ..Online evidence retrieval systems are a potential tool in supporting evidence-based practice. Effective and tested techniques for assessing the impact of these systems on care delivery and patient outcomes are limited...
  53. doi request reprint Learning from disasters to improve patient safety: applying the generic disaster pathway to health system errors
    Joanne F Travaglia
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:1-8. 2011
    ..We conclude that error pathways provide a useful tool from which healthcare services can learn to appreciate and potentially circumvent or ameliorate errors, prior to their reaching the no-return threshold...
  54. ncbi request reprint Benefits of participating in accreditation surveying
    Judith Lancaster
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 23:141-52. 2010
    ..The purpose is to examine from the perspective of senior executives who pursue this form of secondary professional activity, what they seek from being surveyors and what they believe they gain from the experience...
  55. ncbi request reprint Interprofessional learning and practice can make a difference
    David R Greenfield
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 194:364-5. 2011
    ..Changing attitudes to interprofessional collaboration is a key to improving health care. Implementing interprofessional collaboration requires a multifaceted approach, and research to underpin it...
  56. ncbi request reprint Hospitalisation, care plans and not for resuscitation orders in older people in the last year of life
    Daniel Kam Yin Chan
    Department of Aged Care Rehabilitation, Bankstown Lidcombe Hospital, University of New South Wales, Bankstown, NSW 2200, Australia
    Age Ageing 32:445-9. 2003
    ..We were interested in bed utilisation, documentation, and follow through of "care plans" as well as "not for resuscitation" orders in the last year of life of the older people in our area...
  57. ncbi request reprint Hunter-gatherer human nature and health system safety: an evolutionary cleft stick?
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 17:541-5. 2005
    ..Paradoxically, it is when humans are faced with seemingly intractable problems that a collective way forward might emerge...
  58. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism - management in general practice
    Nicola H Chapman
    St George Clinical School, University of New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 38:36-40. 2009
    ..Retrospective studies report mortality rates following VTE of 5-23%, although in symptomatic patients with adequate anticoagulation, mortality is 1-2%...
  59. ncbi request reprint Rethinking clinical organisational structures: an attitude survey of doctors, nurses and allied health staff in clinical directorates
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    J Health Serv Res Policy 10:10-7. 2005
    ..We investigated the attitudes of health professionals working in CDs to gather and consider evidence for these claims...
  60. ncbi request reprint The teleo-affective limits of end-of-life care in the intensive care unit
    Rick Iedema
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 60:845-57. 2005
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint An empirically-based model for clinician-managers' behavioural routines
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Health Organ Manag 18:240-61. 2004
    ..However, following Popper, researchers ought to invite attempts to improve rigor through a systematic critique of their findings. Critical analysis of this work under falsification processes is consequently welcomed..
  62. pmc Clinical team functioning and IT innovation: a study of the diffusion of a point-of-care online evidence system
    A Sophie Gosling
    Centre for Health Informatics, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:244-51. 2003
    ..To examine the relationships between clinical team characteristics and the adoption of the online evidence system...
  63. doi request reprint What motivates professionals to engage in the accreditation of healthcare organizations?
    David Greenfield
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:8-14. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore the experiences of health executives, managers and frontline clinicians who participated in organizational accreditation processes: what motivated them to engage, and what benefits accrued?..
  64. doi request reprint Integrated care in the emergency department: a complex adaptive systems perspective
    Peter Nugus
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 71:1997-2004. 2010
    ..A CAS perspective exposes integrated care as management of the patient trajectory within porous, shifting and negotiable boundaries...
  65. ncbi request reprint Will information and communication technology disrupt the health system and deliver on its promise?
    Johanna I Westbrook
    Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 193:399-400. 2010
    ..As other industries have shown, substitution and role changes are areas in which ICT can lead to the greatest gains...
  66. doi request reprint Health sector accreditation research: a systematic review
    David Greenfield
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 20:172-83. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify and analyze research into accreditation and accreditation processes...
  67. ncbi request reprint Health care accreditation surveyor styles typology
    David Greenfield
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 21:435-43. 2008
    ..This paper aims to investigate how health care accreditation surveyors enact their role with a view to identifying a surveyor styles typology...
  68. doi request reprint Implementation of a patient safety incident management system as viewed by doctors, nurses and allied health professionals
    Joanne F Travaglia
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    Health (London) 13:277-96. 2009
    ..Such professional differences in reaction to healthcare innovations may constrain inter-disciplinary communication and cooperation...
  69. ncbi request reprint Are accreditation surveys reliable?
    David Greenfield
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 22:105-16. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article is to test whether healthcare accreditation survey processes are reliable...
  70. ncbi request reprint Distributed leadership to mobilise capacity for accreditation research
    David Greenfield
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
    J Health Organ Manag 23:255-67. 2009
    ..The lessons learned and principles arising from the experience of providing distributed leadership to mobilise capacity for quality and safety research when researching health care accreditation in Australia are presented...
  71. doi request reprint Determination of health-care teamwork training competencies: a Delphi study
    Robyn Clay-Williams
    Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:433-40. 2009
    ....
  72. doi request reprint The dynamic interaction of quality and efficiency in the emergency department: Squaring the circle?
    Peter Nugus
    University of New South Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 70:511-7. 2010
    ..It moves the debate about quality versus efficiency to one that emphasizes interdependence...
  73. ncbi request reprint Turning the medical gaze in upon itself: root cause analysis and the investigation of clinical error
    Roderick Aren Michael Iedema
    The University of NSW, Sydney, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 62:1605-15. 2006
    ....
  74. ncbi request reprint Analysing the "field" of patient safety employing Bourdieusian technologies
    Joanne F Travaglia
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research in Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Health Organ Manag 23:597-609. 2009
    ..This paper aims to analyse the development of patient safety as a field within which patients are peripheral stakeholders...
  75. ncbi request reprint Speaking about dying in the intensive care unit, and its implications for multidisciplinary end-of-life care
    Rick Iedema
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW, Australia
    Commun Med 1:85-96. 2004
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint When requests become orders--a formative investigation into the impact of a computerized physician order entry system on a pathology laboratory service
    Andrew Georgiou
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Int J Med Inform 76:583-91. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the key implications of the implementation of a computerized physician order entry (CPOE) system on pathology laboratory services...
  77. ncbi request reprint Auditing an organization's interprofessional learning and interprofessional practice: the interprofessional praxis audit framework (IPAF)
    David Greenfield
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
    J Interprof Care 24:436-49. 2010
    ....
  78. ncbi request reprint Multiple perspectives on the impact of electronic ordering on hospital organisational and communication processes
    Andrew Georgiou
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    HIM J 34:130-5. 2006
    ..This study revealed that the new electronic ordering system involved major alterations to the information management processes within the hospital, which in turn affected communication processes and work relations...
  79. ncbi request reprint How and where clinicians exercise power: interprofessional relations in health care
    Peter Nugus
    Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 71:898-909. 2010
    ..The paper also reveals novel criteria for evaluating the extent of power-sharing in interprofessional interaction in case conferences, and a unique quantification of such interaction...
  80. doi request reprint The role of computerized decision support in reducing errors in selecting medicines for prescription: narrative review
    Melissa T Baysari
    Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2010, Australia
    Drug Saf 34:289-98. 2011
    ..The nature of the relationship between decision support and decision performance is not well understood and future research is needed to determine the mechanisms by which computerized decision support influences medication selection...
  81. ncbi request reprint Introducing soft systems methodology plus (SSM+): why we need it and what it can contribute
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Graduate Management Programs, Faculty of Medicine, University of New South Wales
    Aust Health Rev 25:191-8. 2002
    ....
  82. ncbi request reprint Cultures in hospitals and their influence on attitudes to, and satisfaction with, the use of clinical information systems
    Joanne L Callen
    The University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 65:635-9. 2007
    ..The relationship between culture and attitudes towards clinical information systems should be taken into account when planning for their adoption...
  83. pmc Market-based control mechanisms for patient safety
    E Coiera
    Centre for Health Informatics, Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:99-103. 2009
    ..The market would inevitably generate novel ways of creating safety credits, and accountability becomes hard to evade when adverse events are explicitly measured and accounted for in an organisation's bottom line...
  84. ncbi request reprint Differences in doctors' and nurses' assessments of hospital culture and their views about computerised order entry systems
    Joanne Callen
    Health Informatics Discipline, The University of Sydney, Australia
    Stud Health Technol Inform 136:15-20. 2008
    ..The manifestation of subcultures within hospitals and the impact this has on attitudes towards clinical information systems should be recognized and addressed when planning for system implementation...
  85. pmc The effect of physicians' long-term use of CPOE on their test management work practices
    Joanne L Callen
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe NSW 1825 Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:643-52. 2006
    ..To explore physicians' work practices in relation to their long-term use of a computerized physician order entry system (CPOE)...
  86. pmc Contextual implementation model: a framework for assisting clinical information system implementations
    Joanne L Callen
    Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:255-62. 2008
    ..Although other implementation models have been developed, few are grounded in data and others fail to take adequate account of the clinical environment and users' requirements...
  87. ncbi request reprint Venous thromboembolism - a major health and financial burden: how can we do better to prevent this disease?
    Beng H Chong
    Med J Aust 189:134-5. 2008
  88. pmc Invest in people, not restructuring
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    BMJ 331:1272. 2005
  89. ncbi request reprint Another inquiry into public hospitals?
    Joanne F Travaglia
    Med J Aust 188:437-8. 2008