Betty Bekemeier

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint "Upstream" nursing practice and research
    Betty Bekemeier
    University of Washington School of Nursing, PO Box 357263, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 21:50-2. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Unreconciled inconsistencies: a critical review of the concept of social justice in 3 national nursing documents
    Betty Bekemeier
    Turning Point National Program Office, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:152-62. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Local public health delivery of maternal child health services: are specific activities associated with reductions in Black-White mortality disparities?
    Betty Bekemeier
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington School of Public Health, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:615-23. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Leadership matters: local health department clinician leaders and their relationship to decreasing health disparities
    Betty Bekemeier
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 18:E1-E10. 2012
  5. pmc Nurses' utilization and perception of the community/public health nursing credential
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:944-9. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Making the case: leveraging resources toward public health system improvement in Turning Point states
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:649-54. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Leveraging finances for public health system improvement: results from the Turning Point initiative
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:642-8. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Credentialing for public health nurses: personally valued ... But not well recognized
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7263, USA
    Public Health Nurs 24:439-48. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Relationships between local public health agency functions and agency leadership and staffing: a look at nurses
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:E8-16. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Building sustainable public health systems change at the state level
    Stephen M Padgett
    Turning Point National Program Office, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:109-15. 2005

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint "Upstream" nursing practice and research
    Betty Bekemeier
    University of Washington School of Nursing, PO Box 357263, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 21:50-2. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Unreconciled inconsistencies: a critical review of the concept of social justice in 3 national nursing documents
    Betty Bekemeier
    Turning Point National Program Office, University of Washington School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:152-62. 2005
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  3. doi request reprint Local public health delivery of maternal child health services: are specific activities associated with reductions in Black-White mortality disparities?
    Betty Bekemeier
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington School of Public Health, Box 357660, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:615-23. 2012
    ..Implications of this study suggest the importance of certain MCH services for reducing Black-White mortality disparities...
  4. doi request reprint Leadership matters: local health department clinician leaders and their relationship to decreasing health disparities
    Betty Bekemeier
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 18:E1-E10. 2012
    ..This study investigated changes in LHD services and leadership and how these changes are associated with mortality disparities...
  5. pmc Nurses' utilization and perception of the community/public health nursing credential
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:944-9. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Making the case: leveraging resources toward public health system improvement in Turning Point states
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:649-54. 2007
    ..The ability to strategically respond to unexpected events and opportunities also helped states use their plans and partnerships to "make the case" for additional resources to improve their public health infrastructure...
  7. ncbi request reprint Leveraging finances for public health system improvement: results from the Turning Point initiative
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 13:642-8. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Credentialing for public health nurses: personally valued ... But not well recognized
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7263, USA
    Public Health Nurs 24:439-48. 2007
    ..This study examined the extent to which public health nurses (PHNs) see value in credentialing and perceive specific barriers related to a community/public health nursing (C/PHN) credential...
  9. doi request reprint Relationships between local public health agency functions and agency leadership and staffing: a look at nurses
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:E8-16. 2010
    ..A better understanding of the relationship between specific staffing and leadership characteristics and public health programs is needed to address this capacity challenge...
  10. ncbi request reprint Building sustainable public health systems change at the state level
    Stephen M Padgett
    Turning Point National Program Office, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:109-15. 2005
    ..These strategies included: institutionalization within government, establishing "third sector" institutions, cultivating relationships with significant allies, and enhancing communication and visibility among multiple communities...
  11. doi request reprint Are local health department expenditures related to racial disparities in mortality?
    David Grembowski
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7660, USA
    Soc Sci Med 71:2057-65. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Collaborative partnerships at the state level: promoting systems changes in public health infrastructure
    Stephen M Padget
    School of Nursing, Turning Point National Program Office University of Washington, Seattle 98109, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:251-7. 2004
    ..Influencing policy development and organizational redesign in public health systems requires nuanced understanding of the opportunities provided by various kinds of organizational partners...
  13. doi request reprint Using more activities to address health disparities: local health departments and their "top executives"
    Youngran Yang
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 19:153-61. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to examine factors such as an LHD's leader, jurisdiction, and organizational characteristics that could be considered to influence the approaches used within LHDs to address health disparities...
  14. ncbi request reprint Turning point sets the stage for emergency preparedness planning
    Betty Bekemeier
    Turning Point National Program Office, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, 6 Nickerson Street, Suite 300, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 9:377-83. 2003
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Local health departments and specific maternal and child health expenditures: relationships between spending and need
    Betty Bekemeier
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 18:615-22. 2012
    ....
  16. pmc Targeted health department expenditures benefit birth outcomes at the county level
    Betty Bekemeier
    School of Nursing, Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:569-77. 2014
    ..A lack of data has also limited examination of the outcomes of targeted LHD investments in specific service areas...
  17. doi request reprint Development of a public health nursing data infrastructure
    Karen A Monsen
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Public Health Nurs 29:343-51. 2012
    ..Such a data infrastructure has potential to improve accountability and measurement, to demonstrate the value of PHN services, and to improve population health...
  18. ncbi request reprint Turning Point's Legacy
    Bobbie Berkowitz
    J Public Health Manag Pract 11:97-100. 2005