Leslie M Beitsch

Summary

Affiliation: Florida State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The quantitative story behind the quality improvement storyboards: a synthesis of quality improvement projects conducted by the multi-state learning collaborative
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:330-40. 2013
  2. pmc Catapulting the chasm: or how to avoid wasting a perfectly good fiscal disaster
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Division of Health Affairs, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4300, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e11-3. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Quality improvement in local health departments: results of the NACCHO 2008 survey
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:49-54. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Public health laws and implications for a national accreditation program: parallel roadways without intersection?
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:383-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint States gathering momentum: promising strategies for accreditation and assessment activities in multistate learning collaborative applicant States
    Glen Mays
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:364-73. 2007
  6. pmc A state-based analysis of public health preparedness programs in the United States
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, 1115 W Call St, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4300, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:737-45. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Public health at center stage: new roles, old props
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University FSU College of Medicine, Tallahassee, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:911-22. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Roles of local public health agencies within the state public health system
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 12:232-41. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The multistate learning collaborative, states as laboratories: informing the national public health accreditation dialogue
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 12:217-31. 2006
  10. pmc Structure and functions of state public health agencies
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Division of Health Affairs, Florida State University College of Medicine, 1115 W Call St, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4300, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:167-72. 2006

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint The quantitative story behind the quality improvement storyboards: a synthesis of quality improvement projects conducted by the multi-state learning collaborative
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:330-40. 2013
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  2. pmc Catapulting the chasm: or how to avoid wasting a perfectly good fiscal disaster
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Division of Health Affairs, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4300, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e11-3. 2013
    ..We have examined the recent Institute of Medicine report on public health financing and made actionable recommendations for sustainable public health financing...
  3. doi request reprint Quality improvement in local health departments: results of the NACCHO 2008 survey
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, Florida 32306, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:49-54. 2010
    ..To assess the current status of quality improvement (QI) within local health departments (LHDs) and examine the characteristics associated with such QI efforts...
  4. ncbi request reprint Public health laws and implications for a national accreditation program: parallel roadways without intersection?
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:383-7. 2007
    ..The Turning Point Model State Public Health Act is recommended as one option to resolve the current impasse, assist in acceptance of a national accreditation model, and provide a common public health legal infrastructure...
  5. ncbi request reprint States gathering momentum: promising strategies for accreditation and assessment activities in multistate learning collaborative applicant States
    Glen Mays
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:364-73. 2007
    ..Other states contemplating similar programs, as well as those charged with implementing the voluntary model at the national level, may find guidance from these examples...
  6. pmc A state-based analysis of public health preparedness programs in the United States
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, 1115 W Call St, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4300, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:737-45. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Public health at center stage: new roles, old props
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University FSU College of Medicine, Tallahassee, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:911-22. 2006
    ..Although the public health system has both traditional and newly defined roles to play, resources, as measured by per capita spending and workforce availability, have not kept pace...
  8. ncbi request reprint Roles of local public health agencies within the state public health system
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 12:232-41. 2006
    ..In this study we assessed the structure and function of local and district health agencies throughout the United States. We compared these findings with those from a previous national assessment done a decade earlier...
  9. ncbi request reprint The multistate learning collaborative, states as laboratories: informing the national public health accreditation dialogue
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 12:217-31. 2006
    ..This article describes the ongoing work, including breakthroughs and challenges, in these natural "laboratories" so that this information may be a resource for other states as well as nationally...
  10. pmc Structure and functions of state public health agencies
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Division of Health Affairs, Florida State University College of Medicine, 1115 W Call St, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4300, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:167-72. 2006
    ..We assessed the structure and functions of state health departments throughout the United States and compared our findings with those from a previous national assessment conducted in 1990...
  11. pmc Reducing the impact of the health care access crisis through volunteerism: a means, not an end
    Karen W Geletko
    Division of Health Affairs, Florida State University College of Medicine, 1115 W Call St, Tallahassee, FL 32306 4300, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1166-9. 2009
    ..Volunteerism, although not a solution to the health care crisis, serves as a valuable adjunct pending full-scale health care reform...
  12. ncbi request reprint The medicine and public health initiative ten years later
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Center for Medicine and Public Health, Division of Health Affairs, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, Florida 32306 4300, USA
    Am J Prev Med 29:149-53. 2005
    ..In order to meet the numerous health challenges facing our nation, from terrorism to chronic disease, and for MPHI to be successful, medicine and public health must work in tandem...
  13. doi request reprint Aligning public health financing with essential public health service functions and National Public Health Performance Standards
    Robert G Brooks
    Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 15:299-306. 2009
    ..Public health continues to utilize a majority of its available resources for individual healthcare services, despite increasing requests for improved population-based programs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Incomplete EHR adoption: late uptake of patient safety and cost control functions
    Nir Menachemi
    Center on Patient Safety, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee 32306 4300, USA
    Am J Med Qual 22:319-26. 2007
    ..Overall, many physicians are only partially adopting EHR technologies, suggesting that published adoption rates may be exaggerating the true rate of diffusion...
  15. pmc Public health practice: transcending the known
    Leslie M Beitsch
    Am J Public Health 98:20. 2008
  16. ncbi request reprint Linking accreditation and public health outcomes: a logic model approach
    Brenda M Joly
    Muskie School of Public Service, University of Southern Maine, Portland, Maine, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:349-56. 2007
    ..This logic model is intended to guide the development of measures and to serve as a tool to help convey the breadth and depth of research needed to link accreditation to health outcomes...