Barbara I Braun

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Does health care role and experience influence perception of safety culture related to preventing infections?
    Barbara I Braun
    Division of Healthcare Quality Evaluation, The Joint Commission, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:638-41. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Measuring adherence to hand hygiene guidelines: a field survey for examples of effective practices
    Barbara I Braun
    Division of Quality Measurement and Research, The Joint Commission, One Renaissance Blvd, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:282-8. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparing bloodstream infection rates: the effect of indicator specifications in the evaluation of processes and indicators in infection control (EPIC) study
    Barbara I Braun
    Division of Research, Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:14-22. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Quality-related activities in federally supported health centers: do they differ by organizational characteristics?
    Barbara I Braun
    Division of Quality Measurement and Research, The Joint Commission, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:303-18. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Preventing central venous catheter-associated primary bloodstream infections: characteristics of practices among hospitals participating in the Evaluation of Processes and Indicators in Infection Control (EPIC) study
    Barbara I Braun
    Division of Research, Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois 60181, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 24:926-35. 2003
  6. doi request reprint Assessing the integration of health center and community emergency preparedness and response planning
    Nicole V Wineman
    Division of Quality Measurement and Research, The Joint Commission, One Renaissance Blvd, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 1:96-105. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Hospital bioterrorism preparedness linkages with the community: improvements over time
    Barbara I Braun
    Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization, Division of Research, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    Am J Infect Control 32:317-26. 2004

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint Does health care role and experience influence perception of safety culture related to preventing infections?
    Barbara I Braun
    Division of Healthcare Quality Evaluation, The Joint Commission, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:638-41. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Measuring adherence to hand hygiene guidelines: a field survey for examples of effective practices
    Barbara I Braun
    Division of Quality Measurement and Research, The Joint Commission, One Renaissance Blvd, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:282-8. 2009
    ..The goal of this project was to identify promising and effective practices for measuring adherence with hand hygiene guidelines across a variety of settings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparing bloodstream infection rates: the effect of indicator specifications in the evaluation of processes and indicators in infection control (EPIC) study
    Barbara I Braun
    Division of Research, Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:14-22. 2006
    ..To determine the extent to which variation in indicator specifications affected infection rates and hospital performance rankings, we compared absolute rates and relative rankings of hospitals across 5 BSI indicators...
  4. doi request reprint Quality-related activities in federally supported health centers: do they differ by organizational characteristics?
    Barbara I Braun
    Division of Quality Measurement and Research, The Joint Commission, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:303-18. 2008
    ..The findings can be explained in part by Health Resources and Services Administration/Bureau of Primary Health Care requirements and implementation of their Accreditation Initiative...
  5. ncbi request reprint Preventing central venous catheter-associated primary bloodstream infections: characteristics of practices among hospitals participating in the Evaluation of Processes and Indicators in Infection Control (EPIC) study
    Barbara I Braun
    Division of Research, Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois 60181, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 24:926-35. 2003
    ..The goal of the EPIC study was to evaluate relationships among processes of care, organizational characteristics, and the outcome of BSI...
  6. doi request reprint Assessing the integration of health center and community emergency preparedness and response planning
    Nicole V Wineman
    Division of Quality Measurement and Research, The Joint Commission, One Renaissance Blvd, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 1:96-105. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Hospital bioterrorism preparedness linkages with the community: improvements over time
    Barbara I Braun
    Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organization, Division of Research, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181, USA
    Am J Infect Control 32:317-26. 2004
    ..These pre-established relationships enable an integrated community response during an emergency...