Daniel France

Summary

Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A chemotherapy incident reporting and improvement system
    Daniel J France
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Center for Clinical Improvement, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:171-80. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Adapting to family-centered hospital design: changes in providers' attitudes over a two-year period
    Daniel France
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 21st Avenue South, Suite 732, Nashville, TN 37212 1212, USA
    HERD 3:79-96. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Measuring and comparing safety climate in intensive care units
    Daniel J France
    Center for Perioperative Research in Quality, 1211 21st Ave South, Suite 732, Nashville, TN 37212 1212, USA
    Med Care 48:279-84. 2010
  4. doi request reprint An observational analysis of surgical team compliance with perioperative safety practices after crew resource management training
    Daniel J France
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Medical Arts Building, Suite 732, Nashville, TN 37212 1212, USA
    Am J Surg 195:546-53. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint System complexity as a measure of safe capacity for the emergency department
    Daniel J France
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 7115, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1212-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Emergency physicians' behaviors and workload in the presence of an electronic whiteboard
    Daniel J France
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Medicine, S1108 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2668, USA
    Int J Med Inform 74:827-37. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving pediatric chemotherapy safety through voluntary incident reporting: lessons from the field
    Daniel J France
    Center for Improving Patient Safety, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 21:200-6. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of emergency department expansion on emergency department overcrowding
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:338-43. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Shifting toward balance: measuring the distribution of workload among emergency physician teams
    Scott Levin
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt University School of Engineering, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:419-23. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Tracking workload in the emergency department
    Scott Levin
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, 2044 Convent Pl, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Hum Factors 48:526-39. 2006

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Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint A chemotherapy incident reporting and improvement system
    Daniel J France
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Center for Clinical Improvement, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:171-80. 2003
    ..The voluntary incident reporting system data are stored over time for use by the multidisciplinary safety improvement team...
  2. ncbi request reprint Adapting to family-centered hospital design: changes in providers' attitudes over a two-year period
    Daniel France
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1211 21st Avenue South, Suite 732, Nashville, TN 37212 1212, USA
    HERD 3:79-96. 2009
    ..It was hypothesized that clinicians' attitudes about their work environment would be significantly more positive 2 years after opening...
  3. doi request reprint Measuring and comparing safety climate in intensive care units
    Daniel J France
    Center for Perioperative Research in Quality, 1211 21st Ave South, Suite 732, Nashville, TN 37212 1212, USA
    Med Care 48:279-84. 2010
    ..Learning about the factors that influence safety climate and improving the methods for assessing relative performance among hospital or units would improve decision-making for clinical improvement...
  4. doi request reprint An observational analysis of surgical team compliance with perioperative safety practices after crew resource management training
    Daniel J France
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Medical Arts Building, Suite 732, Nashville, TN 37212 1212, USA
    Am J Surg 195:546-53. 2008
    ..Despite the increased interest in CRM there exists limited data on the effectiveness of CRM to change team behavior and performance in clinical settings...
  5. ncbi request reprint System complexity as a measure of safe capacity for the emergency department
    Daniel J France
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 7115, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1212-9. 2006
    ..For application in the ED, the measure is being modified to quantify both workload and uncertainty to produce a single integrated measure of system state...
  6. ncbi request reprint Emergency physicians' behaviors and workload in the presence of an electronic whiteboard
    Daniel J France
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Medicine, S1108 Medical Center North, Nashville, TN 37232 2668, USA
    Int J Med Inform 74:827-37. 2005
    ..Information technology (IT) solutions are beginning to find their place in the emergency department (ED) and it is time to begin understanding how these systems are effecting physician behavior, communication and workload...
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving pediatric chemotherapy safety through voluntary incident reporting: lessons from the field
    Daniel J France
    Center for Improving Patient Safety, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 21:200-6. 2004
    ..The aim of this collaboration was to improve pediatric chemotherapy by translating recommendations made by the Institute of Medicine into an operational safety improvement system that is embedded into daily care processes...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of emergency department expansion on emergency department overcrowding
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:338-43. 2007
    ..To examine the effects of emergency department (ED) expansion on ambulance diversion at an urban, academic Level 1 trauma center...
  9. ncbi request reprint Shifting toward balance: measuring the distribution of workload among emergency physician teams
    Scott Levin
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt University School of Engineering, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 50:419-23. 2007
    ..A secondary aim was to demonstrate how ED demand patterns and the timing of shift changes influence the balance of workload among a physician team...
  10. ncbi request reprint Tracking workload in the emergency department
    Scott Levin
    Vanderbilt University, Department of Biomedical Engineering, 2044 Convent Pl, Nashville, TN 37212, USA
    Hum Factors 48:526-39. 2006
    ..The primary objective of this study was to create a methodology for measuring transient levels of physician workload in a live emergency department (ED) environment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Assessment of adverse drug events among patients in a tertiary care medical center
    Philip E Johnston
    Department of Pharmaceutical Services, Vanderbilt University Medical Center VUMC, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 63:2218-27. 2006
    ..Specific patient and clinical characteristics associated with an increased risk of sustaining an adverse event (AE) were identified...
  12. doi request reprint Blood product positive patient identification: comparative simulation-based usability test of two commercial products
    Shilo Anders
    Center for Research and Innovation in Systems Safety, Informatics Center, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37212, USA
    Transfusion 51:2311-8. 2011
    ..This article reports the results of a formal simulation-based usability test of two comparable technologies designed to reduce blood product administration errors...
  13. ncbi request reprint The impact of aviation-based teamwork training on the attitudes of health-care professionals
    Eric L Grogan
    Department of Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 9485, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:843-8. 2004
    ..This study evaluates participant reactions and attitudes to CRM training...
  14. ncbi request reprint Crew resource management training--clinicians' reactions and attitudes
    Daniel J France
    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, USA
    AORN J 82:213-24; quiz 225-8. 2005
    ..This article evaluates clinicians' attitudes about and reactions to CRM after they participated in an eight-hour, commercially developed training program...
  15. ncbi request reprint The economic benefit of organizational restructuring of the cardiothoracic intensive care unit
    Mark A Cannon
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 17:565-70. 2003
    ..Compare cost/benefits of organizational restructuring of the cardiac intensive care unit (CICU)...
  16. doi request reprint The effect of physician triage on emergency department length of stay
    Jin H Han
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 4700, USA
    J Emerg Med 39:227-33. 2010
    ..Emergency Department (ED) overcrowding is a serious public health issue, but few solutions exist...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a hands-free wireless communication device in the perioperative environment
    Paul St Jacques
    Department of Anesthesiology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Telemed J E Health 12:42-9. 2006
    ..The technology can be used efficiently and securely in health care if users are given the proper training its functions and capabilities...
  18. pmc Reduced heart rate volatility: an early predictor of death in trauma patients
    Eric L Grogan
    VA Quality Scholars Program, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Ann Surg 240:547-54; discussion 554-6. 2004
    ..To determine if using dense data capture to measure heart rate volatility (standard deviation) measured in 5-minute intervals predicts death...
  19. ncbi request reprint Volatility: a new vital sign identified using a novel bedside monitoring strategy
    Eric L Grogan
    VA Quality Scholars Program, Vanderbilt University Department of Surgery, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Trauma 58:7-12; discussion 12-4. 2005
    ..We hypothesized: heart rate (HR) volatility predicts outcome better than measures of central tendency (mean and median)...