Sylvia J Hysong

Summary

Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Improving quality of care through improved audit and feedback
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Implement Sci 7:45. 2012
  2. pmc A hospital-site controlled intervention using audit and feedback to implement guidelines concerning inappropriate treatment of catheter-associated asymptomatic bacteriuria
    Barbara W Trautner
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Implement Sci 6:41. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Passive monitoring versus active assessment of clinical performance: impact on measured quality of care
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Med Care 49:883-90. 2011
  4. pmc Provider management strategies of abnormal test result alerts: a cognitive task analysis
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:71-7. 2010
  5. pmc The Safety Attitudes Questionnaire as a tool for benchmarking safety culture in the NICU
    Jochen Profit
    Section of Neonatology, Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Baylor College of Medicine, VA HSR and D, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 97:F127-32. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Effects of individual physician-level and practice-level financial incentives on hypertension care: a randomized trial
    Laura A Petersen
    Health Policy and Quality Program, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    JAMA 310:1042-50. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Financial incentives and physician commitment to guideline-recommended hypertension management
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:e378-91. 2012
  8. pmc Towards successful coordination of electronic health record based-referrals: a qualitative analysis
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houaron, Texas, USA
    Implement Sci 6:84. 2011
  9. pmc Understanding the management of electronic test result notifications in the outpatient setting
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Houston VA Health Sciences Research and Development Center of Excellence, The Center of Inquiry to Improve Outpatient Safety Through Effective Electronic Communication, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:22. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Overtreatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria: identifying provider barriers to evidence-based care
    Barbara W Trautner
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness, and Safety, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 42:653-8. 2014

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Improving quality of care through improved audit and feedback
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Implement Sci 7:45. 2012
    ..This research compares how leaders of high, low, and moderately performing VAMCs use clinical performance data from the EPRP as a feedback tool to maintain and improve quality of care...
  2. pmc A hospital-site controlled intervention using audit and feedback to implement guidelines concerning inappropriate treatment of catheter-associated asymptomatic bacteriuria
    Barbara W Trautner
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Implement Sci 6:41. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Passive monitoring versus active assessment of clinical performance: impact on measured quality of care
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Med Care 49:883-90. 2011
    ..The effect of actively versus passively monitoring performance on measured quality of care is not known...
  4. pmc Provider management strategies of abnormal test result alerts: a cognitive task analysis
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:71-7. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc The Safety Attitudes Questionnaire as a tool for benchmarking safety culture in the NICU
    Jochen Profit
    Section of Neonatology, Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Baylor College of Medicine, VA HSR and D, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 97:F127-32. 2012
    ..Little information is available on the use of the SAQ for this purpose in the NICU setting...
  6. doi request reprint Effects of individual physician-level and practice-level financial incentives on hypertension care: a randomized trial
    Laura A Petersen
    Health Policy and Quality Program, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    JAMA 310:1042-50. 2013
    ..Pay for performance is intended to align incentives to promote high-quality care, but results have been contradictory...
  7. ncbi request reprint Financial incentives and physician commitment to guideline-recommended hypertension management
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:e378-91. 2012
    ..To examine the impact of financial incentives on physician goal commitment to guideline-recommended hypertension care...
  8. pmc Towards successful coordination of electronic health record based-referrals: a qualitative analysis
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Houston VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houaron, Texas, USA
    Implement Sci 6:84. 2011
    ..Using Okhuysen & Bechky's coordination framework, this paper aims to understand the barriers, facilitators, and suggestions for improving communication and coordination of EHR-based referrals in an integrated healthcare system...
  9. pmc Understanding the management of electronic test result notifications in the outpatient setting
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Houston VA Health Sciences Research and Development Center of Excellence, The Center of Inquiry to Improve Outpatient Safety Through Effective Electronic Communication, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the Section of Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 11:22. 2011
    ..We sought to understand barriers, facilitators, and potential interventions for safe and effective management of abnormal test result delivery via electronic alerts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Overtreatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria: identifying provider barriers to evidence-based care
    Barbara W Trautner
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness, and Safety, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX Electronic address
    Am J Infect Control 42:653-8. 2014
    ..We surveyed whether accurate knowledge of how to manage catheter-associated urine cultures was associated with level of training, familiarity with ASB guidelines, and various cognitive-behavioral constructs...
  11. pmc Design, rationale, and baseline characteristics of a cluster randomized controlled trial of pay for performance for hypertension treatment: study protocol
    Laura A Petersen
    Health Policy and Quality Program, Michael E, DeBakey VA Medical Center Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, and Section for Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Implement Sci 6:114. 2011
    ..Despite compelling evidence of the benefits of treatment and well-accepted guidelines for treatment, hypertension is controlled in less than one-half of United States citizens...
  12. pmc Neonatal intensive care unit safety culture varies widely
    Jochen Profit
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, VA HSR and D, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 97:F120-6. 2012
    ..Variation in healthcare delivery and outcomes in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) may be partly explained by differences in safety culture...
  13. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis: audit and feedback features impact effectiveness on care quality
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Houston VA HSR and D Center of Excellence, Health Services Research and Development Service, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, TX, USA
    Med Care 47:356-63. 2009
    ..This meta-analytic study tested whether Feedback Intervention Theory, a framework from industrial/organizational psychology, explains the observed variability in health care A&F research...
  14. pmc Recruiting clinical personnel as research participants: a framework for assessing feasibility
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness and Safety, Michael E, DeBakey VA Medical Center, 2002 Holcombe Blvd 152, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Implement Sci 8:125. 2013
    ..Our proposed framework provides an empirical basis for estimating research-recruitment timelines, planning subject-recruitment strategies, and assessing the research accessibility of clinical sites. ..
  15. pmc Development and validation of an algorithm to recalibrate mental models and reduce diagnostic errors associated with catheter-associated bacteriuria
    Barbara W Trautner
    Houston Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Michael E, DeBakey VA Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 13:48. 2013
    ..The objectives of this research were to better understand clinicians' mental models for CA-UTI, and to develop and validate an algorithm to improve diagnostic accuracy for CA-UTI...
  16. pmc Clinical practice guideline implementation strategy patterns in Veterans Affairs primary care clinics
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Houston Center for Quality of Care and Utilization Studies, Baylor College of Medicine, Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center 152, 2002 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:84-103. 2007
    ....
  17. pmc Examining clinical performance feedback in patient-aligned care teams
    Sylvia J Hysong
    Michael E DeBakey VA Medical Center, Center for Innovations in Quality Safety and Effectiveness, Houston, TX, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:667-74. 2014
    ..Audit and feedback of clinical performance has traditionally focused on the provider; however, a team-based model of care may require different approaches...
  18. pmc Improving benchmarking by using an explicit framework for the development of composite indicators: an example using pediatric quality of care
    Jochen Profit
    Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Implement Sci 5:13. 2010
    ..Without a scientifically robust and comprehensive approach to measurement of the quality of healthcare, performance measurement will ultimately fail to achieve its quality improvement goals...