Patrick H Conway
Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
- Nurse staffing ratios: trends and policy implications for hospitalists and the safety netPatrick H Conway
Center for Health Care Quality and Division of Health Policy and Clinical Effectiveness, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45215, USA
J Hosp Med 3:193-9. 2008..Mandated minimum nurse-to-patient staffing ratio legislation was passed in California in 1999 and implemented January 1, 2004. Nurse staffing legislation is being considered in at least 25 other states...
- Factors associated with variability in outcomes for children hospitalized with urinary tract infectionPatrick H Conway
Center for Health Care Quality and Division of Health Policy and Clinical Effectiveness, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
J Pediatr 154:789-96. 2009..To describe the variability in outcomes and care processes for children hospitalized for urinary tract infection (UTI), and to identify patient and hospital factors that may account for variability...
- How the Recovery Act's Federal Coordinating Council paved the way for the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research InstitutePatrick H Conway
James M Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 29:2091-7. 2010..Although the council has been superseded by a successor--the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute--the experiences of the council can and should inform the work of the new institute as it begins its operations...
- Utilising improvement science methods to optimise medication reconciliationChristine M White
Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, OH 45229 3039, USA
BMJ Qual Saf 20:372-80. 2011..Hospitals continue to struggle to implement successful programmes that meet these objectives...
- Utilizing improvement science methods to improve physician compliance with proper hand hygieneChristine M White
Division of Hospital Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
Pediatrics 129:e1042-50. 2012..We used improvement methods and reliability science to increase compliance with proper hand hygiene to >95% by inpatient general pediatric teams...
- Length of intravenous antibiotic therapy and treatment failure in infants with urinary tract infectionsPatrick W Brady
Divisions of General Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
Pediatrics 126:196-203. 2010....
- Pediatric hospitalists: a systematic review of the literatureChristopher P Landrigan
Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
Pediatrics 117:1736-44. 2006..Systematic reviews have demonstrated consistently decreased length of stay and costs in internal medicine hospitalist systems. Systematic reviews of pediatric hospitalist systems have not been conducted...
- The "3T's" road map to transform US health care: the "how" of high-quality careDenise Dougherty
Office of Extramural Research, Education, and Priority Populations, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Rd, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
JAMA 299:2319-21. 2008
- Variation in pediatric hospitalists' use of proven and unproven therapies: a study from the Pediatric Research in Inpatient Settings (PRIS) networkChristopher P Landrigan
Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
J Hosp Med 3:292-8. 2008..While care in pediatric hospitalist systems has been demonstrated to be efficient, neither the quality of care nor determinants of variation in pediatric hospitalist systems are well understood...