Carolyn M Clancy

Summary

Affiliation: Food and Drug Administration
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Investing in health information infrastructure: can it help achieve health reform?
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ in Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:478-82. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Collaborative networks for both improvement and research
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 131:S210-4. 2013
  3. pmc Clinical research training: scientific literacy for the twenty-first century
    Carolyn M Clancy
    J Gen Intern Med 23:219-20. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Advancing excellence in health care: getting to effectiveness
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Investig Med 53:65-6. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Getting to 'smart' health care
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w589-92. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Keynote address: Closing the research-to-practice gap in emergency medicine
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality CMC, Washington, DC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:932-5. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint AHRQ: present and future activities impacting hospital medicine
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:253-6. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Commentary: Precision science and patient-centered care
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, National Institutes of Health, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20840, USA
    Acad Med 86:667-70. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving the complex nature of care transitions
    Ronda G Hughes
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:289-92. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Translating research into evidence-based nursing practice and evaluating effectiveness
    Margaret Coopey
    Center for Outcomes and Evidence, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:195-202. 2006

Detail Information

Publications82

  1. doi request reprint Investing in health information infrastructure: can it help achieve health reform?
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ in Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:478-82. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper is to articulate some near- and long-term steps that increase the likelihood of achieving high-value health care with the aid of health IT...
  2. doi request reprint Collaborative networks for both improvement and research
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 131:S210-4. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Clinical research training: scientific literacy for the twenty-first century
    Carolyn M Clancy
    J Gen Intern Med 23:219-20. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Advancing excellence in health care: getting to effectiveness
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Investig Med 53:65-6. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Getting to 'smart' health care
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w589-92. 2006
    ..Successful growth will require a transparent, participatory approach and new partnerships between the public and private sectors to achieve the goal of producing valid evidence for decision making...
  6. ncbi request reprint Keynote address: Closing the research-to-practice gap in emergency medicine
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality CMC, Washington, DC, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:932-5. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint AHRQ: present and future activities impacting hospital medicine
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:253-6. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Commentary: Precision science and patient-centered care
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, National Institutes of Health, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20840, USA
    Acad Med 86:667-70. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving the complex nature of care transitions
    Ronda G Hughes
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:289-92. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Translating research into evidence-based nursing practice and evaluating effectiveness
    Margaret Coopey
    Center for Outcomes and Evidence, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:195-202. 2006
  11. doi request reprint Reducing health care hazards: lessons from the commercial aviation safety team
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w479-89. 2009
    ..We propose a similar partnership in the health care community to coordinate national efforts and move patient safety and quality forward...
  12. ncbi request reprint Closing the health care disparities gap: turning evidence into action
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U S Dept of Health and Human Servs, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Health Care Law Policy 9:121-35. 2006
  13. doi request reprint The challenge of comparative effectiveness: getting the right information to the right people at the right time
    Margaret Coopey
    Center for Outcomes and Evidence, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:1-5. 2008
  14. ncbi request reprint The third National Reports on Healthcare Quality and Disparities in the United States: national data for targeting improvements
    Mary M Hand
    Office of Extramural Research, Education, and Priority Populations, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:283-9. 2006
  15. doi request reprint Interpreting the evidence: helping consumers understand medical information
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in Rockville, MD, USA
    Nurs Womens Health 12:200-2. 2008
  16. doi request reprint Limiting nurse overtime, and promoting other good working conditions, influences patient safety
    Beth A Collins Sharp
    Evidence based Practice Centers Program, Center for Outcomes and Evidence, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:97-100. 2008
  17. ncbi request reprint Working conditions that support patient safety
    Ronda G Hughes
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 20:289-92. 2005
  18. ncbi request reprint Quality tools to improve care and prevent errors
    Mary P Nix
    The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:1-4. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Enhancing quality improvement
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Healthc Pap 6:46-50; discussion 58-61. 2006
    ..The differences between the six countries pale in contrast to the common theme of significant opportunities for improvement in all nations (Schoen et al. 2005)...
  20. doi request reprint Improving quality and reducing disparities: the role of nurses
    Karen Ho
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Maryland 20850, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 23:185-8. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint Relative value in healthcare: cost-effectiveness of interventions
    Joanna E Siegel
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rm 6026, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:99-103. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports: action agendas for the nation
    Dwight McNeill
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland
    Am J Med Qual 21:206-9. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Partnerships for quality: results of the AHRQ Council of Partners co-action across projects
    Charlotte A Mullican
    Center for Primary Care, Prevention, and Clinical Partnerships, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:4-6, 1. 2007
    ..This issue examines common themes across the 20 Partnerships for Quality (PFQ) projects--implementation, science of partnerships, evaluation, dissemination/impact, and sustainability...
  24. doi request reprint Slowed progress in improving quality and minimizing disparities
    Jeffrey Brady
    National Healthcare Quality Report, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    AORN J 87:1007-9. 2008
  25. doi request reprint Improving the safety and quality of care transitions
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, USA
    AORN J 88:111-3. 2008
  26. pmc Strengthening the health services research to reduce racial and ethnic disparities in health care
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:xi-xviii. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based practice: AHRQ's role in generating and disseminating knowledge
    Margaret Coopey
    Center for Outcomes and Evidence, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    AORN J 86:857-60. 2007
  28. ncbi request reprint Emergency departments in crisis: implications for accessibility, quality, and safety
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Med Qual 22:59-62. 2007
  29. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of nursing care using the medical expenditure panel survey data
    Ronda G Hughes
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 22:93-6. 2007
  30. doi request reprint Research linking nurses' work hours to errors prompts more state restrictions
    Ronda G Hughes
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    AORN J 87:209-11. 2008
  31. ncbi request reprint AHRQ quality and safety initiatives
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:354-6. 2005
  32. ncbi request reprint So what? The challenge of doing "need to know" versus "would like to know" research
    Ronda G Hughes
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 20:210-3. 2007
  33. ncbi request reprint Patient safety in nursing practice
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 20:193-7. 2005
  34. doi request reprint New federal policy initiatives to boost health literacy can help the nation move beyond the cycle of costly 'crisis care'
    Howard K Koh
    Department of Health and Human Services HHS, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:434-43. 2012
    ..If public and private organizations make it a priority to become health literate, the nation's health literacy can be advanced to the point at which it will play a major role in improving health care and health for all Americans...
  35. ncbi request reprint TeamSTEPPS: assuring optimal teamwork in clinical settings
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 22:214-7. 2007
  36. ncbi request reprint How useful are voluntary medication error reports? The case of warfarin-related medication errors
    Chunliu Zhan
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:36-45. 2008
    ..A study was conducted to explore the value and limitations of voluntary medical error reports and to learn about common errors in warfarin use...
  37. ncbi request reprint Emergency departments in crisis: implications for disaster preparedness
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 22:123-6. 2007
  38. pmc Emergency departments in crisis: opportunities for research
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, John M Eisenberg Building, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:xiii-xx. 2007
  39. ncbi request reprint Tools to alleviate safety concerns
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Trustee 62:30-2, 2. 2009
    ..Resources and support provided by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality can help trustees reduce a number of unknown factors when tackling patient safety issues...
  40. doi request reprint New patient safety organizations lower roadblocks to medical error reporting
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:318-21. 2008
  41. ncbi request reprint Mistake-proofing in health care: lessons for ongoing patient safety improvements
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Med Qual 22:463-5. 2007
  42. ncbi request reprint The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Effective Health Care Program: creating a dynamic system for discovering and reporting what works in health care
    Jean R Slutsky
    Center for Outcomes and Evidence, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:358-60. 2005
  43. ncbi request reprint TeamSTEPPS: optimizing teamwork in the perioperative setting
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, USA
    AORN J 86:18-22. 2007
  44. ncbi request reprint The intensive care unit, patient safety, and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:348-51. 2006
  45. ncbi request reprint The quality challenge
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:219-21. 2005
  46. ncbi request reprint Consumer Assessment of Health Providers and Systems (CAHPS): evolving to meet stakeholder needs
    Charles Darby
    Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:144-7. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint Balancing the nation's health care scorecard: the National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports
    Edward Kelley
    National Healthcare Quality Report, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:622-30. 2005
    ..They are intended to summarize the current state of the science of health care quality and disparities for a broad audience, including providers, consumers, researchers, and policy makers...
  48. doi request reprint Commentary: Not about us without us
    Cecilia Rivera Casale
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Acad Med 84:1333-5. 2009
    ..Sustaining relevant health care services research that engages community partners, researchers, and funders is a promising model of community engagement with potential for replication and sustainability...
  49. doi request reprint Creating a framework for getting quality into the public health system
    Peggy A Honoré
    Public Health Systems, Finance, and Quality Program in the Office of Healthcare Quality Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, Department of Health and Human Services HHS, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:737-45. 2011
    ..We present real-world examples of how a framework of quality concepts can be applied in the National Vaccine Safety Program and in a state office of minority health...
  50. ncbi request reprint Practical clinical trials: increasing the value of clinical research for decision making in clinical and health policy
    Sean R Tunis
    Office of Clinical Standards and Quality, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Baltimore, MD 21244, USA
    JAMA 290:1624-32. 2003
    ..For these changes to occur, clinical and health policy decision makers will need to become more involved in all aspects of clinical research, including priority setting, infrastructure development, and funding...
  51. ncbi request reprint The CAHPS Hospital Survey: development, testing, and use
    Christine Crofton
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:655-9, 601. 2005
    ..The CAHPS Hospital Survey was designed to provide valid and reliable assessments from patients about their hospital care experiences--and yet minimize the cost for hospitals and the burden for survey respondents...
  52. ncbi request reprint A call to excellence
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:113-5. 2003
    ..Championing this view will not be easy, for it means fundamental change to the myriad interrelated systems that make up U.S. health care. HHS is taking the lead on patient safety through a number of initiatives and activities...
  53. pmc Reducing racial and ethnic disparities in health care
    Daniel B Stryer
    Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:xv-xxvi. 2002
  54. doi request reprint Evidence shows cost and patient safety benefits of emergency pharmacists
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:231-3. 2008
  55. ncbi request reprint Compiling the evidence: the National Healthcare Disparities Reports
    Ernest Moy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:376-87. 2005
    ..S. health care disparities and beginning to track changes over time. Both reports emphasize the need to integrate activities to reduce disparities and to improve the quality of health care...
  56. pmc Meeting the health care needs of persons with disabilities
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Saint Louis University, USA
    Milbank Q 80:381-91. 2002
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint AHRQ: a tradition of evidence. Federal agency carries a rich history of involvement in today's evidence-based medicine movement, focusing on the "evidence inside" healthcare IT
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Health Manag Technol 24:26-9. 2003
  58. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and effectiveness research: capacity building for nurse researchers at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
    Heddy Hubbard
    Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research, AHRQ, 6010 Executive Boulevard, Suite 300, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Outcomes Manag 6:146-51. 2002
    ..Nurses, the largest provider of healthcare, need to build capacity and develop a much stronger presence in the health services research community of scholars...
  59. ncbi request reprint Is outcomes research on cancer ready for prime time?
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Center for Outcomes and Effectiveness Research, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Med Care 40:III92-100. 2002
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint The importance of outcomes research in pediatric emergency medicine
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 2:293-300. 2002
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Back to the future
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2003
    ..This commentary focuses on continued maturation of AHRQ's mission and focus, recent achievements, new external factors, and emerging policy dilemmas that AHRQ is uniquely poised to address...
  62. ncbi request reprint Medication therapy management programs: forming a new cornerstone for quality and safety in medicare
    Scott R Smith
    Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research, Center for Outcomes and Evidence, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:276-9. 2006
  63. pmc AHRQ's bioterrorism research portfolio: real linkages in real time
    Sally Phillips
    Bioterrorism Preparedness Research Program, Center for Primary Care, Prevention and Clinical Partnerships, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:xi-xv. 2004
  64. pmc Introduction to the JGIM special issue on health information technology
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:353-4. 2008
  65. doi request reprint Designing for safety: evidence-based design and hospitals
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:66-9. 2008
  66. ncbi request reprint Commentary
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:104-6. 2005
  67. ncbi request reprint Using the AHRQ quality indicators to improve health care quality
    Anne Elixhauser
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 31:533-8. 2005
    ..With enhancements currently underway, the QIs will be an even more valuable part of the toolkit to improve health care quality in the United States...
  68. ncbi request reprint Training health care professionals for patient safety
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:277-9. 2005
  69. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based decision making: global evidence, local decisions
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:151-62. 2005
    ..Consumers' use of evidence-based information to choose providers, make treatment decisions, and play a more active role represents the ultimate local application of scientific information...
  70. doi request reprint SCIP: making complications of surgery the exception rather than the rule
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    AORN J 87:621-4. 2008
  71. ncbi request reprint Care transitions: a threat and an opportunity for patient safety
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:415-7. 2006
  72. ncbi request reprint Carolyn M. Clancy, MD, Director, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
    Carolyn M Clancy
    J Investig Med 52:77-80. 2004
  73. pmc AHRQs National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports: resources for health services researchers
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Health Serv Res 41:xiii-xix. 2006
  74. ncbi request reprint When is "good enough"? The role and responsibility of physicians to improve patient safety
    Leslie D Goode
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
    Acad Med 77:947-52. 2002
    ..Finally, they assert that even modest change can lead to substantial improvements, particularly if medical societies and the profession's standard-setting bodies work together...
  75. ncbi request reprint Eliminating asthma disparities through multistakeholder partnerships
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Chest 132:1422-4. 2007
  76. pmc From information on quality to quality information
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Health Serv Res 39:1631-4. 2004
  77. ncbi request reprint Improving quality and reducing disparities: toward a common pathway
    Kaytura Felix Aaron
    JAMA 289:1033-4. 2003
  78. pmc Evidence-based health care 2004: AHRQ moves research to translation and implementation
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Health Serv Res 39:xv-xxiii. 2004
  79. pmc Health services research: from galvanizing attention to creating action
    Carolyn M Clancy
    Health Serv Res 38:777-82. 2003
  80. ncbi request reprint Carolyn M. Clancy on the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
    Carolyn M Clancy
    J Healthc Qual 26:22-5, 32. 2004
  81. pmc Research funding opportunities: fiscal year 2006
    Francis D Chesley
    Health Serv Res 40:xi-xiv. 2005