Heather C Kaplan

Summary

Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The Model for Understanding Success in Quality (MUSIQ): building a theory of context in healthcare quality improvement
    Heather C Kaplan
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Centre, 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 7009, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:13-20. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Changing practice to improve patient safety and quality of care in perinatal medicine
    Heather C Kaplan
    Perinatal Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Am J Perinatol 29:35-42. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Understanding variation in vitamin A supplementation among NICUs
    Heather C Kaplan
    Divisions of Neonatology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Division of Neonatology, ML 7009, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e367-73. 2010
  4. pmc The influence of context on quality improvement success in health care: a systematic review of the literature
    Heather C Kaplan
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Milbank Q 88:500-59. 2010
  5. pmc Assessment of surfactant use in preterm infants as a marker of neonatal intensive care unit quality
    Heather C Kaplan
    Perinatal Institute and James M, Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:22. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Ohio statewide quality-improvement collaborative to reduce late-onset sepsis in preterm infants
    Heather C Kaplan
    Perinatal Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 7009, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 127:427-35. 2011

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint The Model for Understanding Success in Quality (MUSIQ): building a theory of context in healthcare quality improvement
    Heather C Kaplan
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Centre, 3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 7009, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:13-20. 2012
    ..BACKGROUND Quality improvement (QI) efforts have become widespread in healthcare, however there is significant variability in their success. Differences in context are thought to be responsible for some of the variability seen...
  2. doi request reprint Changing practice to improve patient safety and quality of care in perinatal medicine
    Heather C Kaplan
    Perinatal Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Am J Perinatol 29:35-42. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Understanding variation in vitamin A supplementation among NICUs
    Heather C Kaplan
    Divisions of Neonatology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Division of Neonatology, ML 7009, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e367-73. 2010
    ..We examined and characterized variation among NICUs in the use of vitamin A supplementation for the prevention of bronchopulmonary dysplasia in extremely low birth weight infants...
  4. pmc The influence of context on quality improvement success in health care: a systematic review of the literature
    Heather C Kaplan
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Milbank Q 88:500-59. 2010
    ..The mixed results of success among QI initiatives may be due to differences in the context of these initiatives...
  5. pmc Assessment of surfactant use in preterm infants as a marker of neonatal intensive care unit quality
    Heather C Kaplan
    Perinatal Institute and James M, Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:22. 2011
    ..However, process measures have remained largely unexamined. The objective of this research was to examine variation in surfactant use as a possible process measure of neonatal quality...
  6. doi request reprint Ohio statewide quality-improvement collaborative to reduce late-onset sepsis in preterm infants
    Heather C Kaplan
    Perinatal Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Ave, MLC 7009, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 127:427-35. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that these methods would result in a 50% reduction in nosocomial infection...