Christine Goeschel

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Using a logic model to design and evaluate quality and patient safety improvement programs
    Christine A Goeschel
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, JohnsHopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:330-7. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Nursing lessons from the MHA keystone ICU project: developing and implementing an innovative approach to patient safety
    Christine A Goeschel
    Quality and Safety Research Group, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 18:481-92, x. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Board quality scorecards: measuring improvement
    Christine A Goeschel
    Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Am J Med Qual 26:254-60. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Nursing leadership at the crossroads: evidence-based practice 'Matching Michigan-minimizing catheter related blood stream infections'(*)
    Christine A Goeschel
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Associate Faculty Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Nurs Crit Care 16:36-43. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Monitoring patient safety and quality: a simple framework
    Christine Goeschel
    Quality and Safety Research Group, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Trustee 61:34-5. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Responsibility for quality improvement and patient safety: hospital board and medical staff leadership challenges
    Christine A Goeschel
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Quality and Safety Research Group, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1909 Thames, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Chest 138:171-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Integrating CUSP and TRIP to improve patient safety
    Mark Romig
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Hospital Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 7294, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 38:114-21. 2010
  8. pmc Improving data quality control in quality improvement projects
    Dale M Needham
    Pulmonary and Critical Care, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:145-50. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Monitoring and reducing central line-associated bloodstream infections: a national survey of state hospital associations
    David J Murphy
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Med Qual 25:255-60. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Improving patient safety in intensive care units in Michigan
    Peter J Pronovost
    Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Crit Care 23:207-21. 2008

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. doi request reprint Using a logic model to design and evaluate quality and patient safety improvement programs
    Christine A Goeschel
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, School of Medicine, Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality, JohnsHopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:330-7. 2012
    ..In this paper, we describe the use of the LFA to systematically design, implement and evaluate large-scale, multi-faceted, quality improvement programs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nursing lessons from the MHA keystone ICU project: developing and implementing an innovative approach to patient safety
    Christine A Goeschel
    Quality and Safety Research Group, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 18:481-92, x. 2006
    ..The improvement strategies implemented by Keystone ICU teams, and lessons learned by nurses engaged in the work, are likely to have application in other clinical settings...
  3. doi request reprint Board quality scorecards: measuring improvement
    Christine A Goeschel
    Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Am J Med Qual 26:254-60. 2011
    ..If boards and their hospitals are to monitor progress in improving quality, they need more valid outcome measures...
  4. doi request reprint Nursing leadership at the crossroads: evidence-based practice 'Matching Michigan-minimizing catheter related blood stream infections'(*)
    Christine A Goeschel
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine, Associate Faculty Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Nurs Crit Care 16:36-43. 2011
    ..The objective of this manuscript is to describe briefly the intervention, and more explicitly the implications for nursing leadership as quality improvement and patient safety become global healthcare priorities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Monitoring patient safety and quality: a simple framework
    Christine Goeschel
    Quality and Safety Research Group, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Trustee 61:34-5. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Responsibility for quality improvement and patient safety: hospital board and medical staff leadership challenges
    Christine A Goeschel
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Quality and Safety Research Group, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1909 Thames, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Chest 138:171-8. 2010
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  7. doi request reprint Integrating CUSP and TRIP to improve patient safety
    Mark Romig
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Hospital Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 7294, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 38:114-21. 2010
    ..TRIP seeks to identify barriers to implementation of best-practice medicine and standardize care over multiple care units. Components of the 2 programs are not mutually exclusive and both can be used to mitigate potential patient harms...
  8. pmc Improving data quality control in quality improvement projects
    Dale M Needham
    Pulmonary and Critical Care, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:145-50. 2009
    ..Our objective was to provide a primer on basic data quality control methods appropriate for QI efforts...
  9. doi request reprint Monitoring and reducing central line-associated bloodstream infections: a national survey of state hospital associations
    David J Murphy
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Med Qual 25:255-60. 2010
    ..A national collaborative to address CLABSIs may reduce these infections while building capacity to improve other aspects of health care quality...
  10. doi request reprint Improving patient safety in intensive care units in Michigan
    Peter J Pronovost
    Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Crit Care 23:207-21. 2008
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  11. doi request reprint Using evidence, rigorous measurement, and collaboration to eliminate central catheter-associated bloodstream infections
    Melinda Sawyer
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Crit Care Med 38:S292-8. 2010
    ..If successful, this program will be the first national quality improvement program in the United States with quantifiable and measurable goals...
  12. pmc Creating high reliability in health care organizations
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Surgery, and Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University, 1901 Thames Street, 2nd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:1599-617. 2006
    ..The objective of this paper was to present a comprehensive approach to help health care organizations reliably deliver effective interventions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Implementing standardized operating room briefings and debriefings at a large regional medical center
    Sean M Berenholtz
    Johns Hopkins Quality and Safety Research Group, Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine and Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 35:391-7. 2009
    ..Several studies have implicated failures of communication and teamwork as the root cause in a high proportion of sentinel events in the OR...
  14. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of quality improvement projects
    Sean M Berenholtz
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 36:468-73. 2010
    ..Our patients deserve nothing less...
  15. pmc A research framework for reducing preventable patient harm
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:507-13. 2011
    ..Policy makers should use this framework to fill in the knowledge gaps, coordinate efforts among federal agencies, and prioritize research funding...
  16. doi request reprint Improving the quality of measurement and evaluation in quality improvement efforts
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group, The Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:143-6. 2008
  17. doi request reprint The wisdom and justice of not paying for "preventable complications"
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    JAMA 299:2197-9. 2008
  18. pmc Viewing health care delivery as science: challenges, benefits, and policy implications
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Quality and Safety Research Group, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, 1909 Thames Street, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:1508-22. 2010
    ..We discuss key challenges implicit in correcting these failures and recommend actions to expedite progress...
  19. doi request reprint Establishing a global learning community for incident-reporting systems
    Julius Cuong Pham
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 1909 Thames Street, 2nd Floor, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:446-51. 2010
    ..This article offers guidance through a presentation of expert discussions about methods to identify, analyse and prioritise incidents, mitigate hazards and evaluate risk reduction...
  20. ncbi request reprint The team checkup tool: evaluating QI team activities and giving feedback to senior leaders
    Lisa H Lubomski
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Quality and Safety Research Group, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:619-23, 561. 2008
    ..This tool can close the gap between hospital executives and frontline QI teams, improve knowledge of team activities, and help teams to identify and remedy barriers to progress...
  21. doi request reprint Measurement of quality and assurance of safety in the critically ill
    Peter J Pronovost
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Clin Chest Med 30:169-79, x. 2009
    ..Future research should seek to create a scientifically sound and feasible safety scorecard and improve performance...
  22. doi request reprint ReCASTing the RCA: an improved model for performing root cause analyses
    Julius Cuong Pham
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Med Qual 25:186-91. 2010
    ..Teams that evaluate intervention effectiveness are independent of those that implement the intervention. This framework seeks to improve the RCA process and provide further insights into advancing patient safety...
  23. 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...
  24. pmc Sustaining reductions in catheter related bloodstream infections in Michigan intensive care units: observational study
    Peter J Pronovost
    Quality and Safety Research Group, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1909 Thames Street, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    BMJ 340:c309. 2010
    ..Design Collaborative cohort study to implement and evaluate interventions to improve patients' safety...
  25. doi request reprint The harm susceptibility model: a method to prioritise risks identified in patient safety reporting systems
    Julius Cuong Pham
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:440-5. 2010
    ..Although they have succeeded in identifying errors (over 1 million reports in the NHS), there are limited methods by which to analyse this large number of events...
  26. ncbi request reprint An intervention to decrease catheter-related bloodstream infections in the ICU
    Peter Pronovost
    School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:2725-32. 2006
    ..Catheter-related bloodstream infections occurring in the intensive care unit (ICU) are common, costly, and potentially lethal...
  27. doi request reprint Variation in public reporting of central line-associated bloodstream infections by state
    Monica S Aswani
    Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    Am J Med Qual 26:387-95. 2011
    ..The wide variation in availability and content of information illustrates the need for standardized CLABSI monitoring and reporting mechanisms...
  28. ncbi request reprint Controversy and quality improvement: lingering questions about ethics, oversight, and patient safety research
    Nancy Kass
    Berman Institute of Biothics, Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:349-53. 2008
    ..Six ethical and regulatory issues are relevant to the Michigan ICU safety program and checklist and to evidence-based patient safety initiatives in general...