Heidi L Wald

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Denver
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Road map to a patient-centered research agenda at the intersection of hospital medicine and geriatric medicine
    Heidi L Wald
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Campus Box F480 13199 E Montview Blvd, Suite 400, Aurora, CO, 80024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:926-31. 2014
  2. pmc Chief nursing officers' perspectives on Medicare's hospital-acquired conditions non-payment policy: implications for policy design and implementation
    Heidi Wald
    School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Implement Sci 7:78. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Feasibility of audit and feedback to reduce postoperative urinary catheter duration
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy Research, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:183-9. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of a hospitalist-run acute care for the elderly service
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy Research, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:313-21. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Indwelling urinary catheter use in the postoperative period: analysis of the national surgical infection prevention project data
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, 13611 E Colfax Ave, Ste 100, Aurora, CO 80011, USA
    Arch Surg 143:551-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Quality of care for in-hospital stroke: analysis of a statewide registry
    Ethan Cumbler
    Divisio of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    Stroke 42:207-10. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Extended use of urinary catheters in older surgical patients: a patient safety problem?
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:116-24. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Nonpayment for harms resulting from medical care: catheter-associated urinary tract infections
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80111, USA
    JAMA 298:2782-4. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Post-hospitalization transitions: Examining the effects of timing of primary care provider follow-up
    Gregory J Misky
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Hosp Med 5:392-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Road map to a patient-centered research agenda at the intersection of hospital medicine and geriatric medicine
    Heidi L Wald
    University of Colorado School of Medicine, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Campus Box F480 13199 E Montview Blvd, Suite 400, Aurora, CO, 80024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:926-31. 2014
    ..Finally, next steps for dissemination of the research agenda and evaluation of the impact of the patient-centered research prioritization process are described. ..
  2. pmc Chief nursing officers' perspectives on Medicare's hospital-acquired conditions non-payment policy: implications for policy design and implementation
    Heidi Wald
    School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Implement Sci 7:78. 2012
    ..This study's goals were to understand organizational responses to the HAC policy, including internal and external influences that moderated the success or failure of QI efforts...
  3. doi request reprint Feasibility of audit and feedback to reduce postoperative urinary catheter duration
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy Research, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:183-9. 2011
    ..Indwelling urinary catheter duration is an important risk factor for catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs)...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluation of a hospitalist-run acute care for the elderly service
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy Research, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    J Hosp Med 6:313-21. 2011
    ..Comprehensive care for frail older inpatients may improve selected outcomes and reduce harm...
  5. doi request reprint Indwelling urinary catheter use in the postoperative period: analysis of the national surgical infection prevention project data
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, 13611 E Colfax Ave, Ste 100, Aurora, CO 80011, USA
    Arch Surg 143:551-7. 2008
    ..To describe the frequency and duration of perioperative catheter use and to determine the relationship between catheter use and postoperative outcomes...
  6. doi request reprint Quality of care for in-hospital stroke: analysis of a statewide registry
    Ethan Cumbler
    Divisio of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    Stroke 42:207-10. 2011
    ..approximately 4% to 17% of all adult strokes have onset in the hospital. Previous research indicates significant in-hospital evaluation delays and lower adherence to some measures of quality care compared to out-of-hospital strokes...
  7. doi request reprint Extended use of urinary catheters in older surgical patients: a patient safety problem?
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:116-24. 2008
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  8. doi request reprint Nonpayment for harms resulting from medical care: catheter-associated urinary tract infections
    Heidi L Wald
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80111, USA
    JAMA 298:2782-4. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Post-hospitalization transitions: Examining the effects of timing of primary care provider follow-up
    Gregory J Misky
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, Colorado 80045, USA
    J Hosp Med 5:392-7. 2010
    ..The presence and role of the primary care provider (PCP) is critical during this transition. This study evaluated characteristics and outcomes of discharged patients lacking timely PCP follow-up, defined as within 4 weeks of discharge...