Bryan J Weiner

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of qualitative methods in published health services and management research: a 10-year review
    Bryan J Weiner
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 68:3-33. 2011
  2. pmc Organizational designs for achieving high treatment trial enrollment: a fuzzy-set analysis of the community clinical oncology program
    Bryan J Weiner
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    J Oncol Pract 8:287-91. 2012
  3. pmc In search of synergy: strategies for combining interventions at multiple levels
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Management, CB 7411, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2012:34-41. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Area Health Education Centers: strengths, challenges, and implications for Academic Health Science Center leaders
    Bryan J Weiner
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 30:194-202. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Adoption and implementation of strategies for diabetes management in primary care practices
    Bryan J Weiner
    Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7411, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S35-44; quiz S45-9. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Using organization theory to understand the determinants of effective implementation of worksite health promotion programs
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy dministration, CB 7411, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:292-305. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Conceptualization and measurement of organizational readiness for change: a review of the literature in health services research and other fields
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 65:379-436. 2008
  8. pmc The meaning and measurement of implementation climate
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Implement Sci 6:78. 2011
  9. pmc Implementing the MOVE! weight-management program in the Veterans Health Administration, 2007-2010: a qualitative study
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Management, CB 7411, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E16. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint How do integrated delivery systems adopt and implement clinical information systems?
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 29:51-66. 2004

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. pmc Use of qualitative methods in published health services and management research: a 10-year review
    Bryan J Weiner
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 68:3-33. 2011
    ..Half of qualitative research articles provided little or no detail about key aspects the study's methods. Implications are discussed and recommendations are offered for promoting the publication of qualitative research...
  2. pmc Organizational designs for achieving high treatment trial enrollment: a fuzzy-set analysis of the community clinical oncology program
    Bryan J Weiner
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    J Oncol Pract 8:287-91. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc In search of synergy: strategies for combining interventions at multiple levels
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Management, CB 7411, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2012:34-41. 2012
    ..We illustrate these strategies with examples of multilevel interventions to improve the quality of cancer treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Area Health Education Centers: strengths, challenges, and implications for Academic Health Science Center leaders
    Bryan J Weiner
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 30:194-202. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Adoption and implementation of strategies for diabetes management in primary care practices
    Bryan J Weiner
    Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7411, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S35-44; quiz S45-9. 2007
    ..It explores whether adoption and implementation processes differ by type of strategy or prevalence of diabetes among patients in the practice...
  6. doi request reprint Using organization theory to understand the determinants of effective implementation of worksite health promotion programs
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy dministration, CB 7411, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Health Educ Res 24:292-305. 2009
    ..An organization-level theory of the determinants of effective implementation of worksite health promotion programs...
  7. doi request reprint Conceptualization and measurement of organizational readiness for change: a review of the literature in health services research and other fields
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 65:379-436. 2008
    ..Several conceptual and methodological issues that need to be addressed to generate knowledge useful for practice are identified and discussed...
  8. pmc The meaning and measurement of implementation climate
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Implement Sci 6:78. 2011
    ..In this article, we clarify the meaning of implementation climate, discuss several measurement issues, and propose guidelines for empirical study...
  9. pmc Implementing the MOVE! weight-management program in the Veterans Health Administration, 2007-2010: a qualitative study
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Management, CB 7411, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E16. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the organizational factors that aided or inhibited the implementation of MOVE! in 10 VHA medical facilities...
  10. ncbi request reprint How do integrated delivery systems adopt and implement clinical information systems?
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 29:51-66. 2004
    ..Using case study methods, we identified general themes and explored how organizational context factors and information technology characteristics affect adoption and implementation processes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Adapting clinical trials networks to promote cancer prevention and control research
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7411, USA
    Cancer 106:180-7. 2006
    ..The study describes the structural and strategic adaptations that CCOP research bases have made to incorporate CP/C research into their scientific agendas and operations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Sustainability of cancer registration in the Kilimanjaro Region of Tanzania--a qualitative assessment
    Leah L Zullig
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC Health Services Research and Development, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center Durham, NC
    World Health Popul 15:21-30. 2014
    ..These findings may facilitate cancer registry development and sustainability in similar settings. ..
  13. pmc Implementing community-based provider participation in research: an empirical study
    Randall Teal
    Cecil G, Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Implement Sci 7:41. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study is to explore the organizational start-up and early implementation of CBPPR in community-based practice...
  14. ncbi request reprint Does quality improvement implementation affect hospital quality of care?
    Jeffrey A Alexander
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, USA
    Hosp Top 85:3-12. 2007
    ..Results supported the proposition that QI implementation is unlikely to improve quality of care in hospital settings without a commensurate fit with the financial, strategic, and market imperatives faced by the hospital...
  15. pmc Differential receipt of sentinel lymph node biopsy within practice-based research networks
    Anne Marie Meyer
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7293, USA
    Med Care 51:812-8. 2013
    ..We examined the diffusion of SLNB into practice and whether affiliation with the Community Clinical Oncology Program (CCOP), a cancer-focused PBRN, was associated with more rapid uptake of SLNB...
  16. pmc The role of organizational affiliations and research networks in the diffusion of breast cancer treatment innovation
    William R Carpenter
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Med Care 49:172-9. 2011
    ..This study examines whether organizational research affiliations and teaching affiliations are associated with accelerated diffusion of sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB), an innovation in the treatment of early-stage breast cancer...
  17. pmc Quality improvement implementation and hospital performance on quality indicators
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:307-34. 2006
    ..To examine the association between the scope of quality improvement (QI) implementation in hospitals and hospital performance on selected indicators of clinical quality...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effects of managed care and competition on community-based clinical research
    William R Carpenter
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Med Care 44:671-9. 2006
    ..Anecdotal evidence suggests managed care penetration and provider competition negatively affect PBRN clinical research...
  19. pmc The business case for provider participation in clinical trials research: an application to the National Cancer Institute's community clinical oncology program
    Paula H Song
    Paula H Song, PhD, is Assistant Professor, Division of Health Services Management and Policy, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus E mail Kristin L Reiter, PhD, is Associate Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill E mail Bryan J Weiner, PhD, is Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill E mail Lori Minasian, MD, is Chief, Community Oncology and Prevention Trials Research Group, Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland E mail Ann Scheck McAlearney, ScD, is Professor, Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine, and Professor, Division of Health Services Management and Policy, College of Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus E mail
    Health Care Manage Rev 38:284-94. 2013
    ..Provider-based research networks (PBRNs) make clinical trials available in community-based practice settings, where most people receive their care, but provider participation requires both financial and in-kind contributions...
  20. pmc Improving the effectiveness of health care innovation implementation: middle managers as change agents
    Sarah A Birken
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 70:29-45. 2013
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  21. doi request reprint Implementing person-centered care in nursing homes
    Cherie A Rosemond
    Institute on Aging, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 37:257-66. 2012
    ..Because person-centered care requires organization-wide change, implementation can be challenging...
  22. pmc Race and age disparities in receipt of sentinel lymph node biopsy for early-stage breast cancer
    Katherine E Reeder-Hayes
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, UNC, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 128:863-71. 2011
    ..These findings continue a previously observed pattern of reduced access to state of the art breast cancer care among underserved populations...
  23. pmc Achieving high cancer control trial enrollment in the community setting: an analysis of the Community Clinical Oncology Program
    Sara R Jacobs
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 34:320-5. 2013
    ..In addition, CCOPs or other volunteer research systems looking to increase physician participation should consider recognizing high enrolling physicians...
  24. pmc Sustainability and performance of the National Cancer Institute's Community Clinical Oncology Program
    William R Carpenter
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 7411, 1102A McGavran Greenberg Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:46-54. 2012
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  25. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement implementation and hospital performance on patient safety indicators
    Bryan J Weiner
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 63:29-57. 2006
    ..Percentage of physicians participating in QI teams is associated with better values on two patient safety indicators...
  26. ncbi request reprint The effects of governing board configuration on profound organizational change in hospitals
    Jeffrey A Alexander
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, 1420 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 47:291-308. 2006
    ..Organizational performance influenced change, but largely independent of governance configurations. Only in the case of closure did we find that governance configuration operated jointly with organizational performance...
  27. pmc Survivorship care plans: prevalence and barriers to use
    Sarah A Birken
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1107A McGavran Greenberg Hall, 7411, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:290-6. 2013
    ..Most cancer programs have adopted SCPs, but use remains inconsistent. Efforts to promote SCP use should address barriers, particularly in cancer programs that are susceptible to barriers to SCP use...
  28. pmc Cancer registration needs assessment at a tertiary medical centre in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania
    Leah L Zullig
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    World Health Popul 14:12-23. 2013
    ..For most resources, respondents felt that resources were sufficient or attainable. Respondents were generally confident and committed to registry implementation. Lessons learned at KCMC may be more broadly relevant...
  29. ncbi request reprint The effect of physician permission versus notification on research recruitment through cancer registries (United States)
    Laura M Beskow
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:315-23. 2006
    ..To determine how physicians responded when investigators inquired about contacting patients identified through a central cancer registry, and to examine participation rates under physician permission versus notification approaches...
  30. pmc Effect of state-mandated insurance coverage on accrual to community cancer clinical trials
    Shellie D Ellis
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:933-41. 2012
    ..State policies vary in strength, which may have diluted their effect on accrual. Nonetheless, policy mandates alone may not have a meaningful impact on participation in clinical trials in these states...
  31. pmc Translating research into practice: the role of provider-based research networks in the diffusion of an evidence-based colon cancer treatment innovation
    William R Carpenter
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Med Care 50:737-48. 2012
    ....
  32. pmc Uncovering middle managers' role in healthcare innovation implementation
    Sarah A Birken
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1107 A McGavran Greenberg Campus Box 7411 Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Implement Sci 7:28. 2012
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Management and governance processes in community health coalitions: a procedural justice perspective
    Bryan J Weiner
    Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    Health Educ Behav 29:737-54. 2002
    ..Personal influence in decision making and collaborative conflict resolution also exhibited direct relationships with all three indicators of coalition functioning examined in the study...
  34. ncbi request reprint The role of organizational infrastructure in implementation of hospitals' quality improvement
    Jeffrey A Alexander
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, USA
    Hosp Top 84:11-20. 2006
    ....
  35. pmc Dissemination research in cancer control: where are we and where should we go?
    Deborah J Bowen
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, School of Public Health, Boston University, 715 Albany Street T2 W, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:473-85. 2009
    ..We hope that this paper will encourage dissemination research in our field...
  36. pmc The rise and fall of a Kaiser Permanente expansion region
    Daniel P Gitterman
    Department of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599, USA
    Milbank Q 81:567-601. 2003
  37. pmc Assessing organizational capacity for achieving meaningful use of electronic health records
    Christopher M Shea
    Christopher M Shea, PhD, MPA, is Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina E mail Robb Malone, PharmD, CPP, is Vice President, Department of Practice Quality and Innovation, UNC Health Care, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Morris Weinberger, PhD, is Professor of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and Senior Research Career Scientist, Durham VAMC Center for Health Services Research, Durham, North Carolina Kristin L Reiter, PhD, is Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Jonathan Thornhill, MS, is Manager, Department of Practice Quality and Innovation, UNC Health Care, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Jennifer Lord, is Meaningful Use Project Manager, UNC Health Care, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Nicholas G Nguyen, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 39:124-33. 2014
    ..Assessing baseline organizational capacity for the change can be a useful step toward effective planning and resource allocation...
  38. pmc A method for analyzing the business case for provider participation in the National Cancer Institute's Community Clinical Oncology Program and similar federally funded, provider-based research networks
    Kristin L Reiter
    Department of Health Policy and Management, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Cancer 118:4253-61. 2012
    ..In this article, the authors present a conceptual model of the business case for PBRN participation, a spreadsheet-based tool and advice for evaluating the business case for provider participation in a CCOP organization...
  39. doi request reprint Use and timeliness of radiation therapy after breast-conserving surgery in low-income women with early-stage breast cancer
    Stephanie B Wheeler
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health Stephanie
    Cancer Invest 30:258-67. 2012
    ..To characterize overall receipt and timeliness of radiation therapy (RT) following breast-conserving surgery among Medicaid-insured patients...
  40. ncbi request reprint Adapting a dynamic model of interorganizational cooperation to the health care sector
    Rebecca Wells
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:518-43. 2007
    ..These findings indicate the utility of qualitative techniques to adapt theories developed in other sectors to health care contexts...
  41. pmc Organizational factors associated with readiness to implement and translate a primary care based telemedicine behavioral program to improve blood pressure control: the HTN-IMPROVE study
    Ryan J Shaw
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 411 West Chapel Street, Suite 600, Durham, NC, USA
    Implement Sci 8:106. 2013
    ..Hypertension is prevalent and often sub-optimally controlled; however, interventions to improve blood pressure control have had limited success...
  42. pmc Communities and hospitals: social capital, community accountability, and service provision in U.S. community hospitals
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7411, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1487-508. 2004
    ..The study related community social capital to the level of community accountability and provision of community-oriented services in U.S. community hospitals...
  43. pmc Effectiveness of a grant program's efforts to promote synergy within its funded initiatives: perceptions of participants of the Southern Rural Access Program
    Donald E Pathman
    Cecil G, Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:263. 2008
    ..S. states to strengthen basic health care services in targeted rural counties...
  44. pmc Context matters: measuring implementation climate among individuals and groups
    Sara R Jacobs
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, 1101 McGavran Greenberg Hall, CB 7411, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Implement Sci 9:46. 2014
    ....
  45. pmc Organizational readiness for implementing change: a psychometric assessment of a new measure
    Christopher M Shea
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 135 Dauer Drive, CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Implement Sci 9:7. 2014
    ..This article presents results of a psychometric assessment of a new measure called Organizational Readiness for Implementing Change (ORIC), which we developed based on Weiner's theory of organizational readiness for change...
  46. pmc Establishing a minority-based community clinical oncology program: the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School-university Hospital Cancer Center experience
    Robert Wieder
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Medical School University Hospital Cancer Center, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Oncol Pract 9:e48-54. 2013
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Views about secondhand smoke and smoke-free policies among North Carolina restaurant owners before passage of a law to prohibit smoking
    Laura A Linnan
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    N C Med J 71:325-33. 2010
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint The link tightens between system boards and management: survey
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Trustee 55:34-6. 2002
  49. ncbi request reprint The effects of leadership and governance processes on member participation in community health coalitions
    Maureen E Metzger
    INCAE Business School, La Garita, Alajuela, Costa Rica
    Health Educ Behav 32:455-73. 2005
    ..Participation costs, however, show no significant direct effect on the level of participation. Perceived personal influence appears to be primarily an outcome of participation rather than an antecedent...
  50. ncbi request reprint Determinants of implementation effectiveness: adapting a framework for complex innovations
    Christian D Helfrich
    VA Health Services Research and Development
    Med Care Res Rev 64:279-303. 2007
    ..Key determinants include management support and innovation-values fit, which contribute to an organizational "climate" for implementation. We explore the implications for researchers and managers...
  51. ncbi request reprint Building community capacity to participate in cancer prevention research
    Martha M McKinney
    Community Health Solutions, Inc, Richmond, KY 40475, USA
    Cancer Control 13:295-302. 2006
  52. ncbi request reprint Recruiting participants to cancer prevention clinical trials: lessons from successful community oncology networks
    Martha M McKinney
    Community Health Solutions, Inc, Richmond, KY, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 33:951-9. 2006
    ..To describe the organizational designs and task environments of community oncology networks with high accrual rates to cancer prevention clinical trials...
  53. ncbi request reprint Adoption and implementation of mandated diabetes registries by community health centers
    Christian D Helfrich
    Health Services Research and Development Service, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S50-8; quiz S59-65. 2007
    ..This study uses Rogers's model of organizational innovation to explore community health centers' (CHCs') mandated adoption and implementation of disease registries in the federal Health Disparities Collaborative (HDC)...