Gregg S Meyer

Summary

Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's activities in patient safety research
    Gregg S Meyer
    Massachusetts General Physicians Organization, Bulfinch 205, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 15:i25-30. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Perspective: a culture of respect, part 2: creating a culture of respect
    Lucian L Leape
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acad Med 87:853-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Design and evaluation of simulation scenarios for a program introducing patient safety, teamwork, safety leadership, and simulation to healthcare leaders and managers
    Jeffrey B Cooper
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Massachusetts General Physicians Organization, Boston, MA, USA
    Simul Healthc 6:231-8. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparing teaching versus nonteaching hospitals: the association of patient characteristics with teaching intensity for three common medical conditions
    David M Shahian
    Dr Shahian is professor of surgery, Harvard Medical School, and Vice President, Center for Quality and Safety, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Ms Liu is senior research analyst, Center for Quality and Safety, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Dr Meyer is executive vice president for population health and chief clinical officer, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire Dr Normand is professor of health care policy, Harvard Medical School, and professor of biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
    Acad Med 89:94-106. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Setting quality and safety priorities in a target-rich environment: an academic medical center's challenge
    Elizabeth A Mort
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Acad Med 88:1099-104. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Contemporary performance of U.S. teaching and nonteaching hospitals
    David M Shahian
    Center for Quality and Safety, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Acad Med 87:701-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Hospital teaching intensity and mortality for acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, and pneumonia
    David M Shahian
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    Med Care 52:38-46. 2014
  8. pmc Design and implementation of an application and associated services to support interdisciplinary medication reconciliation efforts at an integrated healthcare delivery network
    Eric G Poon
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Suite 201, 93 Worcester St, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:581-92. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Predictors of nonadherence to national hospital quality measures for heart failure and pneumonia
    David M Shahian
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Center for Quality and Safety, Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02114, USA
    Am J Med 124:636-46. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Perspective: a culture of respect, part 1: the nature and causes of disrespectful behavior by physicians
    Lucian L Leape
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acad Med 87:845-52. 2012

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Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint The US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's activities in patient safety research
    Gregg S Meyer
    Massachusetts General Physicians Organization, Bulfinch 205, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 15:i25-30. 2003
    ..To update the international community on the US Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's (AHRQ) recent and current activities in improving patient safety...
  2. doi request reprint Perspective: a culture of respect, part 2: creating a culture of respect
    Lucian L Leape
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acad Med 87:853-8. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Design and evaluation of simulation scenarios for a program introducing patient safety, teamwork, safety leadership, and simulation to healthcare leaders and managers
    Jeffrey B Cooper
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital and Massachusetts General Physicians Organization, Boston, MA, USA
    Simul Healthc 6:231-8. 2011
    ..These kinds of clinical simulation exercises can be used to teach healthcare leaders and managers safety leadership and teamwork skills and behaviors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comparing teaching versus nonteaching hospitals: the association of patient characteristics with teaching intensity for three common medical conditions
    David M Shahian
    Dr Shahian is professor of surgery, Harvard Medical School, and Vice President, Center for Quality and Safety, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Ms Liu is senior research analyst, Center for Quality and Safety, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Dr Meyer is executive vice president for population health and chief clinical officer, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire Dr Normand is professor of health care policy, Harvard Medical School, and professor of biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts
    Acad Med 89:94-106. 2014
    ..To quantify the role of teaching hospitals in direct patient care, the authors compared characteristics of patients served by hospitals of varying teaching intensity...
  5. doi request reprint Setting quality and safety priorities in a target-rich environment: an academic medical center's challenge
    Elizabeth A Mort
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Acad Med 88:1099-104. 2013
    ..The hospital has experienced excellent results and strong organizational buy-in using this effective, low-cost, and replicable goal-setting process. It has led to improvements in structural, process, and outcomes aspects of quality. ..
  6. doi request reprint Contemporary performance of U.S. teaching and nonteaching hospitals
    David M Shahian
    Center for Quality and Safety, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Acad Med 87:701-8. 2012
    ..To compare the performance of U.S. teaching and nonteaching hospitals using a portfolio of contemporary, publicly reported metrics...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hospital teaching intensity and mortality for acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, and pneumonia
    David M Shahian
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    Med Care 52:38-46. 2014
    ..Furthermore, although they serve vital roles in education, research, management of complex diseases, and care of vulnerable populations, debate continues as to whether teaching hospitals deliver better outcomes for common conditions...
  8. pmc Design and implementation of an application and associated services to support interdisciplinary medication reconciliation efforts at an integrated healthcare delivery network
    Eric G Poon
    Clinical Informatics Research and Development, Suite 201, 93 Worcester St, Wellesley, MA 02481, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:581-92. 2006
    ..Results from early pilot testing suggest that this new medication reconciliation process is well accepted by clinicians and has significant potential to prevent medication errors during transitions of care...
  9. doi request reprint Predictors of nonadherence to national hospital quality measures for heart failure and pneumonia
    David M Shahian
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Center for Quality and Safety, Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 02114, USA
    Am J Med 124:636-46. 2011
    ..Understanding factors associated with process measure nonadherence may improve both patient care and future measure design...
  10. doi request reprint Perspective: a culture of respect, part 1: the nature and causes of disrespectful behavior by physicians
    Lucian L Leape
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Acad Med 87:845-52. 2012
    ..A major contributor to disrespectful behavior is the stressful health care environment, particularly the presence of "production pressure," such as the requirement to see a high volume of patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Overarching goals: a strategy for improving healthcare quality and safety?
    Karen C Nanji
    Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:187-93. 2013
    ..This review examines the merits and cautions of setting overarching quality goals to catalyse quality improvement efforts, and assists healthcare organisations with determining whether to adopt these goals...
  12. doi request reprint Association of National Hospital Quality Measure adherence with long-term mortality and readmissions
    David M Shahian
    Center for Quality and Safety and Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 21:325-36. 2012
    ..Our investigation addresses methodological concerns with previous studies to better clarify the process-outcomes association for three common conditions...
  13. doi request reprint Hospital-wide mortality as a quality metric: conceptual and methodological challenges
    David M Shahian
    Center for Quality and Safety and Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Med Qual 27:112-23. 2012
    ....
  14. doi request reprint A case for safety leadership team training of hospital managers
    Sara J Singer
    Harvard School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 36:188-200. 2011
    ..Despite the need for such training, few programs teach multidisciplinary groups of managers about specific behaviors that can enhance their role as leadership teams in the realm of patient safety...
  15. ncbi request reprint Patient safety climate in hospitals: act locally on variation across units
    Eric G Campbell
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 36:319-26. 2010
    ..A study was conducted to assess the extent and nature of variation in safety climate across units within an academic medical center...
  16. doi request reprint Restructuring within an academic health center to support quality and safety: the development of the Center for Quality and Safety at the Massachusetts General Hospital
    Richard M J Bohmer
    Harvard Business School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Med 84:1663-71. 2009
    ..The case provides a generalizable example for AHCs of how applying explicit management design can foster robust organizational change with relatively modest incremental financial resources...
  17. ncbi request reprint The roles of government in improving health care quality and safety
    Ning Tang
    Harvard University, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:47-55. 2004
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint A middle ground on public accountability
    Thomas H Lee
    Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA 02199, USA
    N Engl J Med 350:2409-12. 2004
  19. ncbi request reprint Use of administrative data for clinical quality measurement
    David F Torchiana
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 129:1223-5. 2005
  20. pmc The effects of HMO penetration on preventable hospitalizations
    Chunliu Zhan
    Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, Agency for Healthcare Research Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:345-61. 2004
    ..To examine the effects of health maintenance organization (HMO) penetration on preventable hospitalizations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relationship between performance measurement and accreditation: implications for quality of care and patient safety
    Marlene R Miller
    Advisory Council on Performance Measurement for the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations JCAHO and Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Department of Health and Human Services, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:239-52. 2005
    ..There is a need to continuously reevaluate all measurement tools to ensure they are providing the public with reliable, consistent information about health care quality and safety...
  22. ncbi request reprint The power of two: improving patient safety through better physician-patient communication
    Gregg S Meyer
    Fam Pract Manag 9:47-8. 2002
  23. ncbi request reprint Use of evidence-based data to drive your patient safety program
    Gregg S Meyer
    Agency for Health Care Quality and Research, Center for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Am J Infect Control 30:314-7. 2002
    ..The research results generated by this initiative will provide an evidentiary base for system improvements that, when implemented, will greatly enhance the safety of the nation's health care system...