Yu Fang Li

Summary

Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Nurse staffing and patient care costs in acute inpatient nursing units
    Yu Fang Li
    Northwest Center for Outcomes Research in Older Adults, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    Med Care 49:708-15. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Nurse staffing and patient outcomes in Veterans Affairs hospitals
    Anne E Sales
    Health Service Research and Development, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    J Nurs Adm 35:459-66. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Line authority for nurse staffing and costs for acute inpatient care
    Chuan Fen Liu
    Northwest Center for Outcomes Research in Older Adults, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1400, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Inquiry 46:339-51. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of characteristics of patients with coronary heart disease receiving lipid-lowering therapy versus those not receiving such therapy
    Branko Kopjar
    Center for Cost and Outcome Research, Department of Health Services, University of Washington, H688 Health Sciences Center, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:1352-4. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Nurse executive and staff nurse perceptions of the effects of reorganization in Veterans Health Administration hospitals
    Nancy D Sharp
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, and Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Nurs Adm 36:471-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Underuse of cardioprotective medications in patients prior to acute myocardial infarction
    Rosalie R Miller
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System 152, 1660 South Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:209-11. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Measuring nurses' practice environments with the revised nursing work index: evidence from registered nurses in the Veterans Health Administration
    Yu Fang Li
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1400, WA 98101, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:31-44. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving care to patients with ischemic heart disease: experiences in a single network of the Veterans Health Administration
    Sandra L Pineros
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:S33-40. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of palliative care case management on resource use by patients dying of cancer at a Veterans Affairs medical center
    Anthony L Back
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:26-35. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Depression diagnosis and antidepressant treatment among depressed VA primary care patients
    Chuan Fen Liu
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1400, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:331-41. 2006

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Nurse staffing and patient care costs in acute inpatient nursing units
    Yu Fang Li
    Northwest Center for Outcomes Research in Older Adults, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    Med Care 49:708-15. 2011
    ..This study evaluated whether nursing hours per patient day (HPPD) and skill mix are associated with higher inpatient care costs within acute medical/surgical inpatient units using data from the Veterans Health Administration...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nurse staffing and patient outcomes in Veterans Affairs hospitals
    Anne E Sales
    Health Service Research and Development, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    J Nurs Adm 35:459-66. 2005
    ..To assess characteristics and perceptions of nurses working in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), comparing types of nursing personnel, to benchmark to prior studies across healthcare systems...
  3. ncbi request reprint Line authority for nurse staffing and costs for acute inpatient care
    Chuan Fen Liu
    Northwest Center for Outcomes Research in Older Adults, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1400, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Inquiry 46:339-51. 2009
    ..Our results provide some evidence that a reduction in nursing line authority may adversely impact nursing costs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparison of characteristics of patients with coronary heart disease receiving lipid-lowering therapy versus those not receiving such therapy
    Branko Kopjar
    Center for Cost and Outcome Research, Department of Health Services, University of Washington, H688 Health Sciences Center, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
    Am J Cardiol 91:1352-4. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Nurse executive and staff nurse perceptions of the effects of reorganization in Veterans Health Administration hospitals
    Nancy D Sharp
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, and Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Nurs Adm 36:471-8. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Underuse of cardioprotective medications in patients prior to acute myocardial infarction
    Rosalie R Miller
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System 152, 1660 South Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Am J Cardiol 92:209-11. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Measuring nurses' practice environments with the revised nursing work index: evidence from registered nurses in the Veterans Health Administration
    Yu Fang Li
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1400, WA 98101, USA
    Res Nurs Health 30:31-44. 2007
    ..Additional research is needed to corroborate these findings in other nurse samples and settings...
  8. ncbi request reprint Improving care to patients with ischemic heart disease: experiences in a single network of the Veterans Health Administration
    Sandra L Pineros
    Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:S33-40. 2004
    ..Ischemic heart disease (IHD) is the leading cause of death in the United States. Lowering serum cholesterol levels reduces coronary events and mortality; this effect is most evident in patients with preexisting IHD...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of palliative care case management on resource use by patients dying of cancer at a Veterans Affairs medical center
    Anthony L Back
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:26-35. 2005
    ..The VA Puget Sound Health Care System (VAPSHCS) started a palliative care service (PCS) in October 2001 to provide case management for patients with advanced cancer...
  10. ncbi request reprint Depression diagnosis and antidepressant treatment among depressed VA primary care patients
    Chuan Fen Liu
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1400, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:331-41. 2006
    ..Depression treatment performance measures dependent on diagnoses and antidepressant prescriptions from administrative databases exclude undiagnosed patients with significant, treatable, symptomatology...
  11. pmc Organizational readiness to change assessment (ORCA): Development of an instrument based on the Promoting Action on Research in Health Services (PARIHS) framework
    Christian D Helfrich
    Northwest HSR and D Center of Excellence, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Implement Sci 4:38. 2009
    ..Additional validation is needed, including criterion validation...
  12. doi request reprint Equivalence of two healthcare costing methods: bottom-up and top-down
    Michael K Chapko
    Health Services Research and Development, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Health Econ 18:1188-201. 2009
    ..Administrators and researchers conducting cost analyses need to carefully consider the purpose, methods, characteristics, strengths, and weaknesses when selecting a method for assessing cost...