Lianne Jeffs

Summary

Affiliation: St. Michael's Hospital
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A new way of relating: perceptions associated with a team-based error disclosure simulation intervention
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s, Toronto, Canada
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:i57-60. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Quality nursing care and opportunities for improvement: insights from patients and family members
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 28:76-84. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Nursing leaders' accountability to narrow the safety chasm: insights and implications from the collective evidence base on healthcare safety
    Lianne Jeffs
    Nursing Clinical Research, Scientist, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 22:86-98. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Building knowledge for safer care: nursing research advancing practice
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 24:257-62. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Leveraging safer nursing care by conceptualizing near misses as recovery processes
    Lianne Jeffs
    St Michael s Hospital, and School of Health Sciences, Humber Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 24:166-71. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Near misses: paradoxical realities in everyday clinical practice
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre of, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Nurs Pract 14:486-94. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Case study: reconciling the quality and safety gap through strategic planning
    Lianne Jeffs
    Nursing Clinical Research, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 19:32-40. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Building capacity for nursing research
    Lianne Jeffs
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
    Can Nurse 102:30-2. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Linking HOBIC measures with length of stay and alternate levels of care: implications for nurse leaders in their efforts to improve patient flow and quality of care
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre, Li KaShing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 25:48-62. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Creating reporting and learning cultures in health-care organizations
    Lianne Jeffs
    St Michael s Hosital, Toronto, Ontario
    Can Nurse 103:16-7, 27-8. 2007

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Publications30

  1. doi request reprint A new way of relating: perceptions associated with a team-based error disclosure simulation intervention
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s, Toronto, Canada
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:i57-60. 2010
    ..To address this knowledge gap, a study was undertaken to explore the perceptions associated with an educational simulation intervention for team-based error disclosure...
  2. doi request reprint Quality nursing care and opportunities for improvement: insights from patients and family members
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 28:76-84. 2013
    ..Study findings have implications for nurse leaders to enhance nurses' therapeutic relationships with patients and family members and patient-centered care within their organizations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Nursing leaders' accountability to narrow the safety chasm: insights and implications from the collective evidence base on healthcare safety
    Lianne Jeffs
    Nursing Clinical Research, Scientist, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 22:86-98. 2009
    ..The aim of this exchange of knowledge was to equip nursing leaders and their decision partners with evidence that can become a catalyst for mobilizing change in practice to address the safety chasm...
  4. doi request reprint Building knowledge for safer care: nursing research advancing practice
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 24:257-62. 2009
    ..Participating nurses evolved from research novices to key champions in advancing nursing practice, patient safety, and quality improvement...
  5. doi request reprint Leveraging safer nursing care by conceptualizing near misses as recovery processes
    Lianne Jeffs
    St Michael s Hospital, and School of Health Sciences, Humber Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 24:166-71. 2009
    ..Both themes illuminated the links among pattern recognition, alignment of care processes and practice guidelines, and nurses' accountability for safe pressure ulcer care...
  6. doi request reprint Near misses: paradoxical realities in everyday clinical practice
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre of, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Nurs Pract 14:486-94. 2008
    ..Study findings implicate changes for the health-care landscape relative to system, health policy, professional development and quality improvement...
  7. ncbi request reprint Case study: reconciling the quality and safety gap through strategic planning
    Lianne Jeffs
    Nursing Clinical Research, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 19:32-40. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Building capacity for nursing research
    Lianne Jeffs
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario
    Can Nurse 102:30-2. 2006
    ..The authors present an overview of a current nursing-led patient safety study in which building capacity for research is a core component...
  9. ncbi request reprint Linking HOBIC measures with length of stay and alternate levels of care: implications for nurse leaders in their efforts to improve patient flow and quality of care
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre, Li KaShing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 25:48-62. 2012
    ..In turn, these efforts may decrease patients' LOS. ..
  10. ncbi request reprint Creating reporting and learning cultures in health-care organizations
    Lianne Jeffs
    St Michael s Hosital, Toronto, Ontario
    Can Nurse 103:16-7, 27-8. 2007
    ..By enacting these recommendations, nurse leaders can support the analysis and actions necessary to identify improvements that will create safer health-care environments...
  11. ncbi request reprint Growing practice specialists in mental health: addressing stigma and recruitment with a nursing residency program
    San Ng
    Principal, Vision and Results Inc, Toronto, ON
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 23:101-12. 2010
    ..In this paper, we describe our journey in designing and implementing a nursing residency program for other nurse leaders interested in providing a similar program to build on our experience...
  12. doi request reprint Not overstepping professional boundaries: the challenging role of nurses in simulated error disclosures
    Lianne Jeffs
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 26:320-7. 2011
    ..Study findings point to multilevel strategies including cultural, structural, and educational approaches to enhancing the key roles that nurses need to play in error disclosure to patients and families...
  13. ncbi request reprint Building clinical and organizational resilience to reconcile safety threats, tensions and trade-offs: insights from theory and evidence
    Lianne Jeffs
    The Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Healthc Q 12:75-80. 2009
    ..Together, this information can strengthen safety practices throughout healthcare organizations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Enablers and barriers to implementing bedside reporting: insights from nurses
    Lianne Jeffs
    Lianne Jeffs, RN, PhD, St Michael s Hospital Volunteer Association Chair in Nursing Research, Director Nursing Research Scientist, Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 26:39-52. 2013
    ..Future research is required to examine how enablers can be leveraged and barriers mitigated or removed to ensure successful implementation and sustainability of nurse-to-nurse bedside reporting. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint On the ball: leadership for patient safety and learning in critical care
    Deborah Tregunno
    York University School of Nursing, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 39:334-9. 2009
    ..To explore nursing leadership for patient safety in critical care and identify opportunities to improve leadership that promotes patient safety...
  16. doi request reprint Patients' views on bedside nursing handover: creating a space to connect
    Lianne Jeffs
    St Michael s Hospital Drs Jeffs and Cardoso and Mss Beswick, Acott, Simpson, Campbell, and Irwin, and Lawrence S Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing and Institute of Health, Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto Dr Jeffs, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 29:149-54. 2014
    ..Health care leaders and nurses can use study findings to tailor strategies to engage patients, taking into account their preferences, in bedside nursing handover. ..
  17. doi request reprint Learning from near misses: from quick fixes to closing off the Swiss-cheese holes
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:287-94. 2012
    ..Thus, an exploratory study was conducted to gain insight into the nature of, and contributing factors to, organisational learning from near misses in clinical practice...
  18. doi request reprint Defining what evidence is, linking it to patient outcomes, and making it relevant to practice: insight from clinical nurses
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
    Appl Nurs Res 26:105-9. 2013
    ..Less known is how nurses define evidence in their daily clinical practice and how this knowledge can inform strategies to enhance evidence based patient care and outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Exploring nurses' perceptions of collecting and using HOBIC measures to guide clinical practice and improve care
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 25:14-28. 2012
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Keeping patients safe: a systems perspective on regulatory standards
    Deborah Tregunno
    York University School of Nursing, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 37:269-71. 2007
  21. pmc Clinicians' views on improving inter-organizational care transitions
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St, Michael s Hospital, Room 720, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:289. 2013
    ..Thus, a qualitative study was undertaken to explore clinicians' perceptions of strategies aimed at improving patient care transitions from acute care hospitals to complex continuing care and rehabilitation healthcare organizations...
  22. doi request reprint The value of bedside shift reporting enhancing nurse surveillance, accountability, and patient safety
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital and Lawrence S Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
    J Nurs Care Qual 28:226-32. 2013
    ..Nurse leaders can leverage study findings in their efforts to embed nurse-to-nurse bedside shift reporting in their respective organizations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Investing in nursing research in practice settings: a blueprint for building capacity
    Lianne Jeffs
    St Michael s Hospital Volunteer Association Chair in Nursing Research Director of Nursing Research and Scientist, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital Assistant Professor, Lawrence S Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing and Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto Toronto, ON
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 26:44-59. 2013
    ..Within a multi-pronged framework, several strategies are described that collectively resulted in enhanced research and knowledge translation productivity aimed at improving the delivery of safe and high-quality patient care. ..
  24. doi request reprint Using theory and evidence to drive measurement of patient, nurse and organizational outcomes of professional nursing practice
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s, Canada
    Int J Nurs Pract 19:141-8. 2013
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  25. doi request reprint Implementing an interprofessional patient safety learning initiative: insights from participants, project leads and steering committee members
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre of the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Early Nursing Research Career Award, Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:923-30. 2013
    ..A study was undertaken to delineate perceptions of individuals involved with the implementation of an interprofessional patient safety competency-based intervention and intervention participants...
  26. pmc Defining quality outcomes for complex-care patients transitioning across the continuum using a structured panel process
    Lianne Jeffs
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:1014-24. 2013
    ..In this context, a structured panel process was used to define quality measures for care transitions involving complex-care patients across healthcare settings...
  27. pmc The Postoperative Pain Assessment Skills pilot trial
    Michael McGillion
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Pain Res Manag 16:433-9. 2011
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  28. ncbi request reprint Using a nursing balanced scorecard approach to measure and optimize nursing performance
    Lianne Jeffs
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 24:47-58. 2011
    ....
  29. pmc Safety threats and opportunities to improve interfacility care transitions: insights from patients and family members
    Lianne Jeffs
    Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Patient Prefer Adherence 6:711-8. 2012
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint The urban geography of SARS: paradoxes and dilemmas in Toronto's health care
    Dyanne D Affonso
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 45:568-78. 2004
    ..Quite unexpectedly, hospitals and health care workers became facilitators of disease diffusion. This experience has demonstrated the need for a comprehensive disease control strategy...