Debbie White

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nursing scope of practice: descriptions and challenges
    Debbie White
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 21:44-57. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Nursing workforce utilization: an examination of facilitators and barriers on scope of practice
    Nelly D Oelke
    Health Systems and Workforce Research Unit, Calgary Health Region, Calgary, AB
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 21:58-71. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Communities of practice: creating opportunities to enhance quality of care and safe practices
    Debbie White
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
    Healthc Q 11:80-4. 2008
  4. pmc The Seamless Transfer-of-Care Protocol: a randomized controlled trial assessing the efficacy of an electronic transfer-of-care communication tool
    Barbara M Okoniewska
    Department of Community Health Sciences, W21C Research and Innovation Centre, Institute of Public Health, University of Calgary, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:414. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The content of prenatal care and its relationship to preterm birth in Alberta, Canada
    Deborah E White
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 27:777-92. 2006
  6. pmc What is the value and impact of quality and safety teams? A scoping review
    Deborah E White
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:97. 2011

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Nursing scope of practice: descriptions and challenges
    Debbie White
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 21:44-57. 2008
    ..Nonetheless, insufficient role differentiation among nurses and between nurses and other healthcare professionals leaves some nurses feeling devalued and not respected for their contribution to healthcare delivery...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nursing workforce utilization: an examination of facilitators and barriers on scope of practice
    Nelly D Oelke
    Health Systems and Workforce Research Unit, Calgary Health Region, Calgary, AB
    Nurs Leadersh (Tor Ont) 21:58-71. 2008
    ..Policies and strategies based on these findings must be developed to ensure that nurses can work to their full scope of practice...
  3. ncbi request reprint Communities of practice: creating opportunities to enhance quality of care and safe practices
    Debbie White
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta
    Healthc Q 11:80-4. 2008
    ..In contrast to more structured safety initiatives, sites were able to choose their area of focus. This ensures buy-in and enhances sustainability, making CoPs an interesting option for patient safety initiatives...
  4. pmc The Seamless Transfer-of-Care Protocol: a randomized controlled trial assessing the efficacy of an electronic transfer-of-care communication tool
    Barbara M Okoniewska
    Department of Community Health Sciences, W21C Research and Innovation Centre, Institute of Public Health, University of Calgary, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:414. 2012
    ..This study examines whether a transfer-of-care (TOC) communication tool is efficacious and cost-effective for reducing hospital readmission, adverse events and adverse drug events as well as reducing death...
  5. ncbi request reprint The content of prenatal care and its relationship to preterm birth in Alberta, Canada
    Deborah E White
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Health Care Women Int 27:777-92. 2006
    ..We found no association between the content of prenatal care and the birth of a preterm infant. Prenatal care must focus more on providing health education and advice to pregnant women...
  6. pmc What is the value and impact of quality and safety teams? A scoping review
    Deborah E White
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
    Implement Sci 6:97. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to conduct a scoping review of the literature about the establishment and impact of quality and safety team initiatives in acute care...