Jennifer Meddings

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Physician assessments of medication adherence and decisions to intensify medications for patients with uncontrolled blood pressure: still no better than a coin toss
    Jennifer Meddings
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:270. 2012
  2. pmc Effect of nonpayment for hospital-acquired, catheter-associated urinary tract infection: a statewide analysis
    Jennifer A Meddings
    University of Michigan Medical School, Hospital Outcomes Program of Excellence, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Intern Med 157:305-12. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Hospital-acquired catheter-associated urinary tract infection: documentation and coding issues may reduce financial impact of Medicare's new payment policy
    Jennifer Meddings
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:627-33. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis: reminder systems to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections and urinary catheter use in hospitalized patients
    Jennifer Meddings
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, and 3Ann Arbor VA Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0429, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 51:550-60. 2010
  5. pmc Inappropriate testing for urinary tract infection in hospitalized patients: an opportunity for improvement
    Sarah Hartley
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:1204-7. 2013
  6. pmc Reducing unnecessary urinary catheter use and other strategies to prevent catheter-associated urinary tract infection: an integrative review
    Jennifer Meddings
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 23:277-89. 2014
  7. pmc Perceived strength of evidence supporting practices to prevent health care-associated infection: results from a national survey of infection prevention personnel
    Sanjay Saint
    Hospital Outcomes Program of Excellence HOPE, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:100-6. 2013

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Publications7

  1. pmc Physician assessments of medication adherence and decisions to intensify medications for patients with uncontrolled blood pressure: still no better than a coin toss
    Jennifer Meddings
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:270. 2012
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  2. pmc Effect of nonpayment for hospital-acquired, catheter-associated urinary tract infection: a statewide analysis
    Jennifer A Meddings
    University of Michigan Medical School, Hospital Outcomes Program of Excellence, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Intern Med 157:305-12. 2012
    ..As of 2008, claims data are used to deny payment for certain hospital-acquired conditions, including CAUTIs, and publicly report hospital performance...
  3. doi request reprint Hospital-acquired catheter-associated urinary tract infection: documentation and coding issues may reduce financial impact of Medicare's new payment policy
    Jennifer Meddings
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:627-33. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Systematic review and meta-analysis: reminder systems to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infections and urinary catheter use in hospitalized patients
    Jennifer Meddings
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, and 3Ann Arbor VA Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0429, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 51:550-60. 2010
    ..To summarize the effect of urinary catheter reminder systems on the rate of CAUTI, urinary catheter use, and the need for recatheterization, we performed a systematic review and meta-analysis...
  5. pmc Inappropriate testing for urinary tract infection in hospitalized patients: an opportunity for improvement
    Sarah Hartley
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34:1204-7. 2013
    ..Lack of documentation and important clinical scenarios (before orthopedic procedures and when the patient has altered mental status without a urinary catheter) are highlighted as areas of use outside of current guidelines. ..
  6. pmc Reducing unnecessary urinary catheter use and other strategies to prevent catheter-associated urinary tract infection: an integrative review
    Jennifer Meddings
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 23:277-89. 2014
    ..Catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI) are costly, common and often preventable by reducing unnecessary urinary catheter (UC) use...
  7. pmc Perceived strength of evidence supporting practices to prevent health care-associated infection: results from a national survey of infection prevention personnel
    Sanjay Saint
    Hospital Outcomes Program of Excellence HOPE, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Infect Control 41:100-6. 2013
    ..We were also curious whether lead infection preventionist certification in infection prevention and control (CIC) correlated with perceptions of the evidence...