Oliver Ommen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cologne
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [The ambulatory-stationary interface in medical health care: problems, model of explanation, and possible solutions]
    Oliver Ommen
    ZVFK Zentrum für Versorgungsforschung Köln, Medizinische Fakultat, Universitat zu Koln, Koln, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 102:913-7. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint [Patient- and hospital-related determinants of satisfaction with hospital stay of severely injured patients]
    O Ommen
    Zentrum für Versorgungsforschung Köln, Medizinische Fakultät der Universität zu Köln im Technologie Park, Eupener Strasse 129, 50933 Koln
    Unfallchirurg 109:628-39. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Validation of a theory-based instrument measuring patient-reported psychosocial care by physicians using a multiple indicators and multiple causes model
    Oliver Ommen
    Centre for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Medical Department of the University of Cologne, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 80:100-6. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of an instrument to assess patient-reported 'psychosocial care by physicians': a structural equation modeling approach
    Oliver Ommen
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne, University Hospital of Cologne, Eupener Strasse 129, Cologne 50933, Germany
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:190-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The relationship between social support, shared decision-making and patient's trust in doctors: a cross-sectional survey of 2,197 inpatients using the Cologne Patient Questionnaire
    Oliver Ommen
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, University of Cologne, Eupener Str 129, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Public Health 56:319-27. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint [Determinants of severely injured patients' trust in their hospital physicians]
    O Ommen
    Zentrum für Versorgungsforschung ZVFK, Medizinische Fakultät der Universität zu Köln, Eupener Strasse 129, 50933 Koln, Germany
    Chirurg 78:52-61. 2007
  7. pmc The relationship between social capital in hospitals and physician job satisfaction
    Oliver Ommen
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne, Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:81. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Trust, social support and patient type--associations between patients perceived trust, supportive communication and patients preferences in regard to paternalism, clarification and participation of severely injured patients
    Oliver Ommen
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 73:196-204. 2008
  9. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of changes in provider-patient interaction in treatment of localized prostate cancer
    Nicole Ernstmann
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science, Faculty of Human Sciences and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Eupener Str 129, 50933 Cologne, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 20:791-7. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Burnout in nurses - the relationship between social capital in hospitals and emotional exhaustion
    Christoph Kowalski
    Department of Medical Sociology, Institute and Polyclinic for Social and Occupational Medicine and Public Health, University of Cologne, 50933 Cologne, Germany
    J Clin Nurs 19:1654-63. 2010

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint [The ambulatory-stationary interface in medical health care: problems, model of explanation, and possible solutions]
    Oliver Ommen
    ZVFK Zentrum für Versorgungsforschung Köln, Medizinische Fakultat, Universitat zu Koln, Koln, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 102:913-7. 2007
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint [Patient- and hospital-related determinants of satisfaction with hospital stay of severely injured patients]
    O Ommen
    Zentrum für Versorgungsforschung Köln, Medizinische Fakultät der Universität zu Köln im Technologie Park, Eupener Strasse 129, 50933 Koln
    Unfallchirurg 109:628-39. 2006
    ..The objective of this analysis was to identify determinants of satisfaction with hospital stay of severely injured patients...
  3. doi request reprint Validation of a theory-based instrument measuring patient-reported psychosocial care by physicians using a multiple indicators and multiple causes model
    Oliver Ommen
    Centre for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Medical Department of the University of Cologne, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 80:100-6. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Psychometric evaluation of an instrument to assess patient-reported 'psychosocial care by physicians': a structural equation modeling approach
    Oliver Ommen
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne, University Hospital of Cologne, Eupener Strasse 129, Cologne 50933, Germany
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:190-7. 2009
    ..We propose a model integrating patients' perceptions with respect to: (i) devotion by physicians, (ii) support by physicians, (iii) information by physicians and (iv) shared decision-making (SDM)...
  5. doi request reprint The relationship between social support, shared decision-making and patient's trust in doctors: a cross-sectional survey of 2,197 inpatients using the Cologne Patient Questionnaire
    Oliver Ommen
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, University of Cologne, Eupener Str 129, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Public Health 56:319-27. 2011
    ..The objective of this analysis was to investigate the relationship between social support, shared decision-making and inpatient's trust in physicians in a hospital setting...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Determinants of severely injured patients' trust in their hospital physicians]
    O Ommen
    Zentrum für Versorgungsforschung ZVFK, Medizinische Fakultät der Universität zu Köln, Eupener Strasse 129, 50933 Koln, Germany
    Chirurg 78:52-61. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to identify patient-, physician-, and/or hospital-specific determinants which have a significant influence on the trust of severely injured patients in their physicians...
  7. pmc The relationship between social capital in hospitals and physician job satisfaction
    Oliver Ommen
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne, Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:81. 2009
    ..Thus, this article aimed at analysing the relationship between overall job satisfaction of physicians and social capital in hospitals...
  8. doi request reprint Trust, social support and patient type--associations between patients perceived trust, supportive communication and patients preferences in regard to paternalism, clarification and participation of severely injured patients
    Oliver Ommen
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 73:196-204. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the relationships between patients perceived trust, supportive communication of physicians and patient type of severely injured patients...
  9. doi request reprint A longitudinal study of changes in provider-patient interaction in treatment of localized prostate cancer
    Nicole Ernstmann
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science, Faculty of Human Sciences and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Eupener Str 129, 50933 Cologne, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 20:791-7. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Burnout in nurses - the relationship between social capital in hospitals and emotional exhaustion
    Christoph Kowalski
    Department of Medical Sociology, Institute and Polyclinic for Social and Occupational Medicine and Public Health, University of Cologne, 50933 Cologne, Germany
    J Clin Nurs 19:1654-63. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the relationship between a hospital's social capital, individual decision latitude, workload and emotional exhaustion in nurses, controlling for age, sex, years of professional experience and job tenure...
  11. doi request reprint Patients' perceived support from physicians and the role of hospital characteristics
    Lena Ansmann
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:501-8. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between hospital characteristics and breast cancer patients' perceptions of the support provided by physicians...
  12. doi request reprint The relationship between social capital in hospitals and emotional exhaustion in clinicians: a study in four German hospitals
    Elke Driller
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, Faculty of Human Sciences and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 57:604-9. 2011
    ..The prevention of burnout constitutes a great challenge for those responsible for the healthcare system...
  13. ncbi request reprint Barriers to using psycho-oncology services: a qualitative research into the perspectives of users, their relatives, non-users, physicians, and nurses
    Melanie Neumann
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Medical Department of the University of Cologne, 50933 Cologne, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 18:1147-56. 2010
    ..The present explorative study was designed as a qualitative evaluation of the psycho-oncology services (POS) available at a psycho-oncology institution (POI) in Germany. The study focused on barriers to using these services...
  14. doi request reprint Associations between emotional exhaustion, social capital, workload, and latitude in decision-making among professionals working with people with disabilities
    Christoph Kowalski
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Sciences IMVR of the Faculty of Human Sciences and the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Cologne, 50924 Cologne, Germany
    Res Dev Disabil 31:470-9. 2010
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint "Tendency to excuse" and patient satisfaction of those suffering with breast cancer
    Sabine Davoll
    Faculty of Human Science and Faculty of Medicine, Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science, University of Cologne, Eupener Str 129, 50933, Cologne, Germany
    Int J Public Health 58:385-93. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyse the extent to which breast cancer patients excuse inconveniences that occur during their hospitalisation, and how this "tendency to excuse" affects their satisfaction with the hospital stay...
  16. doi request reprint Is social capital as perceived by the medical director associated with coordination among hospital staff? A nationwide survey in German hospitals
    Tristan D Gloede
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Interprof Care 27:171-6. 2013
    ..However, longitudinal studies are needed in order to explain the causal relationship between social capital and coordination among hospital staff...
  17. doi request reprint Social capital and risk management in nursing
    Nicole Ernstmann
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne, University of Cologne, Eupener St 129, 50933 Cologne, Germany
    J Nurs Care Qual 24:340-7. 2009
    ..An established atmosphere of trust and a feeling of common values and convictions can help nurses integrate clinical risk management into their daily work...
  18. ncbi request reprint Analyzing the "nature" and "specific effectiveness" of clinical empathy: a theoretical overview and contribution towards a theory-based research agenda
    Melanie Neumann
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Medical Department of the University of Cologne, Germany
    Patient Educ Couns 74:339-46. 2009
    ....
  19. doi request reprint Do breast cancer patients receive less support from physicians in German hospitals with high physician workload? A multilevel analysis
    Lena Ansmann
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 93:327-34. 2013
    ..This study investigates the relationship between physician workload in hospitals and breast cancer patients' perceptions of the support provided by physicians...
  20. pmc Psychometric properties of the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture for hospital management (HSOPS_M)
    Antje Hammer
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science, Faculty of Human Science and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:165. 2011
    ..This study examines whether the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture for hospital management (HSOPS_M) has the same psychometric properties as the HSOPS for hospital employees does...
  21. doi request reprint Reduced patient demands in hospitals and their determinants
    Petra Steffen
    Department of Medical Sociology, Institute and Polyclinic for Occupational and Social Medicine, University of Cologne, Eupener Strasse 129, 50933 Cologne, Germany
    Int J Public Health 54:11-22. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the extent to which patients have suppressed their demands during their hospital stay and to examine the factors that determine this reduction in demands...
  22. ncbi request reprint Primary care physician's attitude towards the German e-health card project--determinants and implications
    Nicole Ernstmann
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Med Syst 33:181-8. 2009
    ..User involvement plays a crucial role in the adoption of the German e-health card. Primary care physician's perspective should be represented in the process of developing and designing the technology...
  23. doi request reprint Pre-traumatic, trauma- and treatment-related determinants of self-rated health after a severe trauma
    Christian Janssen
    Department of Medical Sociology, Institute and Polyclinic for Occupational and Social Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 394:539-46. 2009
    ..This analysis examines the relationship between different pre-traumatic, trauma and treatment related factors and self-rated health of heavily injured patients after a severe trauma...
  24. pmc Direct, indirect, and intangible costs after severe trauma up to occupational reintegration - an empirical analysis of 113 seriously injured patients
    Benjamin Anders
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, University of Cologne, Germany
    Psychosoc Med 10:Doc02. 2013
    ..Because of missing data, the calculated indirect costs can merely represent a general trend, so that the bivariate analysis can only be seen as a starting point for further studies. ..
  25. pmc Configural frequency analysis as a method of determining patients' preferred decision-making roles in dialysis
    Sabine Loeffert
    Center for Health Services Research Cologne, University of Cologne, Germany, Eupener Str 129, 50933 Cologne, Germany
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:47. 2010
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Organizational factors and the attitude toward health promotion in German ICT-companies
    Julia Jung
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, Faculty of Human Sciences and Medical Faculty, University of Cologne and Centre for Health Services Research Cologne ZVFK, Eupener Strasse 129, Cologne 50933, Germany
    Health Promot Int 27:382-93. 2012
    ..Our key findings highlight that efforts toward establishing a positive attitude toward health promotion should focus on small companies with a lower market position and a greater number of employees with a lower education level...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Safety culture: definition, models and design]
    Holger Pfaff
    Institut für Medizinsoziologie, Versorgungsforschung und Rehabilitationswissenschaft der Humanwissenschaftlichen und der Medizinischen Fakultät der Universität zu Köln IMVR and Zentrum für Versorgungsforschung Köln ZVFK
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 103:493-7. 2009
    ..Finally, we will investigate how the safety culture of a healthcare organization can be improved. Based on the safety culture model six measures to improve safety culture will be presented...
  28. pmc The association between psychosocial care by physicians and patients' trust: a retrospective analysis of severely injured patients in surgical intensive care units
    Sonja Thum
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science IMVR, University of Cologne, Germany
    Psychosoc Med 9:Doc04. 2012
    ..Medical education should integrate sound knowledge about psychosocial aspects of interaction to provide effective emotional and informational support to build up and maintain patient trust...
  29. doi request reprint The relationship between transformational leadership and social capital in hospitals--a survey of medical directors of all German hospitals
    Antje Hammer
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science, Faculty of Human Science and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Public Health Manag Pract 18:175-80. 2012
    ..One is the quality of the social relationships between staff and the presence of shared values and rules. This factor can be considered an organization's "social capital."..
  30. pmc The relationship between social capital and quality management systems in European hospitals: a quantitative study
    Antje Hammer
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science, Faculty of Human Science and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e85662. 2013
    ..According to the concept of social capital, these are essential requirements for successful cooperation and coordination within groups...