David A Nace

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Clinical uncertainties in the approach to long term care residents with possible urinary tract infection
    David A Nace
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 15:133-9. 2014
  2. pmc Impact of the raising immunizations safely and effectively (RISE) program on healthcare worker influenza immunization rates in long term care settings
    David A Nace
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:806-10. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Increasing influenza and pneumococcal immunization rates in a nursing home network
    David A Nace
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:678-84. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Achieving and sustaining high rates of influenza immunization among long-term care staff
    David A Nace
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:128-33. 2007
  5. pmc Identifying modifiable barriers to medication error reporting in the nursing home setting
    Steven M Handler
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:568-74. 2007
  6. pmc Provider management of and satisfaction with laboratory testing in the nursing home setting: results of a national internet-based survey
    Brian H Shirts
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 10:161-166.e3. 2009
  7. pmc Consensus list of signals to detect potential adverse drug reactions in nursing homes
    Steven M Handler
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:808-15. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Medication error reporting in long term care
    Steven M Handler
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 2:190-6. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Use and perceived benefits of mobile devices by physicians in preventing adverse drug events in the nursing home
    Steven M Handler
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center GRECC, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System VAPHS, Pittsburgh, PA Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion CHERP, VAPHS, Pittsburgh, PA Geriatric Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Geroinformatics Research and Training Program, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:906-10. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a charge capture program for long-term care providers
    Steven M Handler
    The Division of Geriatric Medicine, the University of Pittsburgh Institute on Aging, The Center for Biomedical Informatics, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:337-41. 2004

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Clinical uncertainties in the approach to long term care residents with possible urinary tract infection
    David A Nace
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 15:133-9. 2014
    ..Facilities should consider addressing UTI management as part of their quality assurance and performance improvement process. ..
  2. pmc Impact of the raising immunizations safely and effectively (RISE) program on healthcare worker influenza immunization rates in long term care settings
    David A Nace
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 13:806-10. 2012
    ..There is a critical need to identify and deploy successful models of HCW influenza immunization programs to LTC facilities. This report describes one potential model that has been successfully initiated in a network of LTC facilities...
  3. doi request reprint Increasing influenza and pneumococcal immunization rates in a nursing home network
    David A Nace
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 12:678-84. 2011
    ..Improving immunization rates across multiple LTC facilities remains an elusive challenge. This quality improvement study sought to improve immunization rates across 6 LTC facilities and identify persistent barriers to better performance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Achieving and sustaining high rates of influenza immunization among long-term care staff
    David A Nace
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:128-33. 2007
    ..Immunization of health care workers has been shown to reduce the impact of influenza in this setting, yet few studies address improvement efforts aimed at long-term care staff immunization...
  5. pmc Identifying modifiable barriers to medication error reporting in the nursing home setting
    Steven M Handler
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:568-74. 2007
    ..To have health care professionals in nursing homes identify organizational-level and individual-level modifiable barriers to medication error reporting...
  6. pmc Provider management of and satisfaction with laboratory testing in the nursing home setting: results of a national internet-based survey
    Brian H Shirts
    School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 10:161-166.e3. 2009
    ..To describe the management of and satisfaction with laboratory testing, and desirability of laboratory health information technology in the nursing home setting...
  7. pmc Consensus list of signals to detect potential adverse drug reactions in nursing homes
    Steven M Handler
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:808-15. 2008
    ..To develop a consensus list of agreed-upon laboratory, pharmacy, and Minimum Data Set signals that a computer system can use in the nursing home to detect potential adverse drug reactions (ADRs)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Medication error reporting in long term care
    Steven M Handler
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 2:190-6. 2004
    ..Before better reporting systems can be developed to reduce clinically significant medication errors, it is necessary to understand how current medication error reporting systems function...
  9. doi request reprint Use and perceived benefits of mobile devices by physicians in preventing adverse drug events in the nursing home
    Steven M Handler
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center GRECC, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System VAPHS, Pittsburgh, PA Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion CHERP, VAPHS, Pittsburgh, PA Geriatric Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Geroinformatics Research and Training Program, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:906-10. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to conduct a survey of a nationally representative sample of NH physicians to quantify the use and perceived benefits of mobile devices in preventing ADEs in the NH setting...
  10. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a charge capture program for long-term care providers
    Steven M Handler
    The Division of Geriatric Medicine, the University of Pittsburgh Institute on Aging, The Center for Biomedical Informatics, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:337-41. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop, implement, and evaluate a handheld charge capture program for use by providers in the long-term care setting...
  11. ncbi request reprint Increasing influenza immunization for long-term care facility staff using quality improvement
    Kelly L Sand
    RAND Health, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1741-7. 2007
    ..To improve staff immunization rates for influenza in long-term care facilities (LTCFs)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Improving pneumococcal vaccination rates
    David A Nace
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 4:121-2. 2003