Summary: The use of community resources, individual case work, or group work to promote the adaptive capacities of individuals in relation to their social and economic environments. It includes social service agencies.
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- Social work involvement in end of life planningJanna C Heyman
Fordham University Graduate School of Social Services, USA
J Gerontol Soc Work 47:47-61. 2006..Social workers need to attend to the systems in which they operate as well as to client concerns...
- Predicting who will use intensive social care: case finding tools based on linked health and social care dataMartin Bardsley
The Nuffield Trust, 59 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7LP, UK
Age Ageing 40:265-70. 2011..the costs of delivering health and social care services are rising as the population ages and more people live with chronic diseases...
- How are homeless people treated in the healthcare system and other societal institutions? Study of their experiences and trustRobert Irestig
Department of Community Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Public Health 38:225-31. 2010..To elucidate the perceived treatment that the homeless have received from the healthcare and other societal organisations and to present homeless persons' trust in the healthcare system and suggestions of necessary changes for improving it...
- Home health care utilization: a review of the research for social workGoldie Kadushin
School of Social Welfare, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53201, USA
Health Soc Work 29:219-44. 2004..in-home skilled nursing, homemaker, mobile meals, home health aide, physical therapy, occupational therapy, or social work services...
- Partner violence and survivors' chronic health problems: informing social work practiceRebecca J Macy
School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27510, USA
Soc Work 54:29-43. 2009Although most social work professionals may expect that women who experience partner violence will sustain acute physical injuries, social workers may be less knowledgeable about the chronic health problems with which violence survivors ..
- Parental experiences of children's disabilities and special education in the United States and Japan: implications for school social workMisa Kayama
School of Social Work, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
Soc Work 55:117-25. 2010..S. and Japanese concepts of disability suggests ways in which services in both countries may be strengthened. The Japanese case suggests ways of strengthening empathy and trust, and the U.S. case provides a positive model of inclusion...
- Physicians' ability to influence the life-style behaviors of diabetic patients: implications for social workRevital Gross
The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, P O B 3886, Jerusalem 91037, Israel
Soc Work Health Care 44:191-204. 2007..This could both improve the care of diabetic patients, and strengthen the status of the social work profession in the healthcare system.
- An ecological analysis of racial differences in low birthweight: implications for maternal and child health social workKim D Jaffee
College of Human Services and Health Professions, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY 13244, USA
Health Soc Work 28:9-22. 2003..The implications of these findings emphasize the need for socially and ecologically focused policies that can reduce individual-level risks for low birthweight in the future...
- Teacher key opinion leaders and mental health consultation in low-income urban schoolsMarc S Atkins
University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for Juvenile Research, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 76:905-8. 2008..The results suggest an expanded role for KOL teachers as indigenous and natural supports for the dissemination and implementation of school-based mental health programs...
- Supported education for adults with psychiatric disabilities: an innovation for social work and psychosocial rehabilitation practiceCarol T Mowbray
School of Social Work, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1106, USA
Soc Work 50:7-20. 2005..The authors conclude with a discussion of why PSR and SEd are important to social work and how social workers can effectively use this evidence-based practice to maximize opportunities for consumers ..
- Improving social work in intensive care unit palliative care: results of a quality improvement interventionAndrew J McCormick
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Harborview Medical Center University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104 2499, USA
J Palliat Med 13:297-304. 2010..Social workers are involved in providing this care for patients and families. Our goal was to examine the social worker component of an intervention to improve interdisciplinary palliative care in the ICU...
- The value of the presence of social work in emergency departmentsCharles Auerbach
Wurzweiler School of Social Work, Yeshiva University, New York, New York, USA
Soc Work Health Care 49:314-26. 2010The value of the presence of social work in emergency rooms is supported by directly examining the hospitalization rates of patients seen by social workers...
- Overlap of hospital use and social care in older people in EnglandMartin Bardsley
The Nuffield Trust, London, UK
J Health Serv Res Policy 17:133-9. 2012..To link pseudonymous health and social care use data in order to determine what proportion of older people access hospital and social care services...
- Revisiting the benefits debate: does qualitative social work research produce salubrious effects?Judith L M McCoyd
School of Social Work, Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey, Camden 08102 1519, USA
Soc Work 52:340-9. 2007b>Social work discussion about the intersection of therapy and research has been heated...
- Cultivating social work leadership in health promotion and aging: strategies for active aging interventionsVictor W Marshall
Institute on Aging, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 1030, USA
Health Soc Work 30:135-44. 2005..Finally, using the example of promoting physical activity as a healthy aging strategy, they detail eight ways that social workers can provide leadership in promoting positive health in later life...
- Social work student attitudes toward contraception and the HPV vaccineChris Flaherty
College of Social Work, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0027, USA
Soc Work Health Care 51:361-81. 2012The purpose of the current study was to examine social work student attitudes toward the social work profession's perspective on certain aspects of reproductive health in the United States: contraception, emergency contraception, and the ..
- Valuing families: social work practice with families from a strengths perspectiveT J Early
College of Social Work, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210, USA
Soc Work 45:118-30. 2000b>Social work and social workers have long been concerned with families...
- Health and social services accessed by a cohort of Canadian illicit opioid users outside of treatmentLina Noël
Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, Beauport, QC
Can J Public Health 97:166-70. 2006..To examine the use of social and health services by illicit opioid users outside of treatment in five Canadian cities ('OPICAN' cohort)...
- Occupational therapy compared with social work assessment for older people. An economic evaluation alongside the CAMELOT randomised controlled trialChris Flood
St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University, Philpot Street, London E1 2EA, UK
Age Ageing 34:47-52. 2005..To compare costs and outcome of occupational therapy-led assessment with social worker-led assessment of older people, in terms of their independence and quality of life...
- "Being" native versus "going native": conducting social work research as an insiderV K Kanuha
School of Social Work, University of Hawaii, Honolulu 96822, USA
Soc Work 45:439-47. 2000..the need to examine critically some of the earlier notions about the epistemology, ontology, and methodology of social work research and practice...
- National survey of psychotherapy training in psychiatry, psychology, and social workMyrna M Weissman
Department of Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:925-34. 2006..Few practitioners use EBT...
- Breaking down barriers: integrating health and care services for older people in EnglandCaroline Glendinning
National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, M13 9PL Manchester, UK
Health Policy 65:139-51. 2003..Together, these pressures exclude the voices of older people, and therefore call into question whether the considerable organisational upheaval of service integration will be able to deliver the changes valued by older people themselves...
- Assessment of the needs of older people by district nurses and social workers: a changing culture?A Worth
Department of Nursing Studies, University of Edinburgh, Adam Ferguson Building, 40 George Square, Edinburgh EH8 9LL, UK
J Interprof Care 15:257-66. 2001..An ethnographic approach was taken to analysing the assessment process in district nursing and social work, encompassing interviews with practitioners and observation of assessment practice...
- Knowledge and social work in health care - the case of FinlandJohanna Bjorkenheim
Helsinki University, Department of Social Policy and Social Work, Helsinki, Finland
Soc Work Health Care 44:261-78. 2007..carried out in different countries have shown that there is a lack of a common and up-dated knowledge base in social work, and that social workers make use of research in their everyday practice only to a very limited extent...
- Barriers to accessing quality health care for cancer patients: a survey of members of the association of oncology social workMary Ann Burg
Department of Community Health and Family Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32601, USA
Soc Work Health Care 49:38-52. 2010The present article reports data from a cross-sectional survey of members of the Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW) completed in May 2006...
- Leadership of interprofessional health and social care teams: a socio-historical analysisScott Reeves
Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1X2, Canada
J Nurs Manag 18:258-64. 2010..The aim of this paper is to explore some of the key socio-historical issues related to the leadership of interprofessional teams...
- Privatization of social services: quality differences in Swedish elderly careRagnar Stolt
Uppsala University, Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala Science Park, Uppsala, Sweden
Soc Sci Med 72:560-7. 2011..Our conclusion is that private care providers seem to emphasize service aspects rather than structural prerequisites for good care...
- How place matters: unpacking technology and power in health and social careB Poland
Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Health Soc Care Community 13:170-80. 2005..Several fruitful avenues for place-sensitive research of health and social care practice (and its effects) are suggested...
- Companionship, control, and compassion: a social work perspective on the needs of children with cancer and their families at the end of lifeBarbara L Jones
University of Texas at Austin, School of Social Work, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
J Palliat Med 9:774-88. 2006
- Knowledge diffusion in social work: a new approach to bridging the gapMarilyn Herie
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
Soc Work 47:85-95. 2002The continuing gap between research and practice has long been a problem in social work. A great deal of the empirical practice literature has emphasized practice evaluation (usually in the form of single-case methodologies) at the ..
- The effects of orff-based music therapy and social work groups on childhood grief symptoms and behaviorsRussell E Hilliard
Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, Sate University of New York, New Paltz
J Music Ther 44:123-38. 2007This study evaluated and compared the effects of Orff-based music therapy, social work, and wait-list control groups on behavioral problems and grief symptoms of bereaved school-aged children...
- Balancing professional and team boundaries in mental health services: pursuing the holy grail in SomersetPauline Gulliver
Institute for Applied Health and Social Policy, King s College London, UK
J Interprof Care 16:359-70. 2002..The paper identifies the ways in which this integration impacted on boundary activity and draws out the messages for mental health policy and practice that emerge...
- Effect of a social work liaison program on family caregivers to people with brain injurySteven M Albert
Department of Sociomedical Sciences, Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
J Head Trauma Rehabil 17:175-89. 2002We assessed the effect of a social work liaison program on caregiver outcomes for families caring for people with brain injury.
- Has social work met its commitment to Native Hawaiians and other Pacific Islanders? A review of the periodical literatureNoreen Mokuau
School of Social Work, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
Soc Work 53:115-21. 2008..S. census as a distinct racial minority group, with unique histories, values, and traditions. The profession of social work, with its historical commitment to social and cultural diversity, has begun to establish a knowledge base on ..
- Needs and feelings of anxiety of relatives of patients hospitalized in intensive care units: implications for social workDirk Delva
Department of Social Work, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
Soc Work Health Care 35:21-40. 2002....
- Barriers to employment following renal transplantation: implications for the social work professionalJacquelyn Monroe
College of Social Work, The Ohio State University, 225B Stillman Hall, 1947 College Road, Columbus, OH 43210 1162, USA
Soc Work Health Care 40:61-81. 2005....
- Pediatricians' training and identification and management of psychosocial problemsPhilip J Leaf
Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:355-65. 2004..These results suggest that identification and management of young children's psychosocial problems demands advanced training and support the American Academy of Pediatrics' call for more extensive training...
- Children with HIV/AIDS and their families: a successful social work intervention based on the culturally specific health care modelA Goicoechea-Balbona
School of Social Work, University of Maryland, MD 21205 1777, USA
Health Soc Work 23:61-9. 1998..It also explores some of the personal and social determinants that prevented the families from pursuing medical treatment at a community migrant health center after pediatricians had diagnosed the children as having HIV/AIDS...
- Setting priorities for gerontological social work research: a national Delphi studyDenise Burnette
Columbia University School of Social Work, 622 West 113th Street, New York, NY 10025, USA
Gerontologist 43:828-38. 2003..This article reports the results of a national Delphi study on setting research priorities for gerontological social work.
- Bringing it all back home: social work and the challenge of returning veteransDarrell P Wheeler
School of Social Work, Hunter College, City University of New York, NY 10021, USA
Health Soc Work 32:297-300. 2007
- Factors influencing adjustment of patients suffering from nasopharynx carcinoma--implications for oncology social workJ L Ma
Department of Social Work, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Soc Work Health Care 25:83-103. 1997..This model of practice is applicable to other countries like USA...
- Perceived health needs of inner-city street prostitutes: a preliminary studyR J Valera
Department of Health Education, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Am J Health Behav 25:50-9. 2001..CONCLUSION: Effective program development for inner-city prostitutes needs to acknowledge the presence of distinct subpopulations and the pervasive influence of PTSD on health status...
- Factors associated with long-stay nursing home admissions among the U.S. elderly population: comparison of logistic regression and the Cox proportional hazards model with policy implications for social workQian Cai
Health Core, Inc, Wilmington, Delaware, USA
Soc Work Health Care 48:154-68. 2009..S. elderly population. Social Work's interest in services to the elderly makes this research critical to the profession...
- The effect of a social work intervention to enhance advance care planning documentation in the nursing homeR Sean Morrison
Hertzberg Palliative Care Institute, Brookdale Department of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 53:290-4. 2005..To assess the effect of a multicomponent advance care planning intervention directed at nursing home social workers on identification and documentation of preferences for medical treatments and on patient outcomes...
- Social work with adult cancer patients: a vote-count review of intervention researchJ G Cwikel
Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheba, Israel
Soc Work Health Care 29:39-67. 1999..Based on the results of this study, social workers might want to reevaluate their intervention strategies...
- Conceptualising successful partnershipsBernard Dowling
National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Health Soc Care Community 12:309-17. 2004....
- The validity of the 2004 U.S. News & World Report's rankings of schools of social workRobert G Green
School of Social Work, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
Soc Work 51:135-45. 2006..S. News & World Report's rankings of the educational quality of graduate schools of social work are based on responses of a small group of deans and faculty members to a single item on a mailed survey...
- Social service and case management needs of HIV-infected persons upon release from prison/jailR L Sowell
Department of Administrative and Clinical Nursing, College of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
Lippincotts Case Manag 6:157-68. 2001..Identified social services needs and the descriptions of their experiences with case management provides insight as to how case management services can be improved for this population...
- Utilization of health social work services by older immigrants and veterans in IsraelGail K Auslander
Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Mt Scopus, Israel
Health Soc Work 30:241-51. 2005The authors examined factors related to utilization of health social work services among older immigrants from the former Soviet Union and veteran residents of Israel, using Andersen's behavioral model...
- Tracing thought through time and space: a selective review of bibliometrics in social workGary Holden
DSW, Room 407, MC 6112, New York University School of Social Work, 1 Washington Square North, Room 407, New York, NY 10003, USA
Soc Work Health Care 41:1-34. 2005..Citation analysis has been used in social work to examine the quantity and the impact of the work of individuals and academic institutions...
- Empowerment evaluation as a social work strategyM Secret
College of Social Work, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0027, USA
Health Soc Work 24:120-7. 1999..The article addresses the benefits and risks inherent in an empowerment approach to the evaluative research process...
- Cost-effectiveness analysis of a home-based social work intervention for children and adolescents who have deliberately poisoned themselves. Results of a randomised controlled trialS Byford
Centre for Health Economics, University of York
Br J Psychiatry 174:56-62. 1999..Little evidence exists regarding the effectiveness or cost-effectiveness of alternative treatment services in the field of child and adolescent psychiatry...
- Bridging refugee youth and children's services: a case study of cross-service trainingLyn Morland
BRYCS, Children s Services, Refugee Programs, and Migration and Refugee Services, U S Conference of Catholic Bishops, Washington, DC, USA
Child Welfare 84:791-812. 2005..Louis to strengthen collaboration between child welfare and refugee-serving agencies. This article details the lessons learned from this training and recommends changes in policy and practice...
- The child welfare system: through the eyes of public health nursesJanet U Schneiderman
University of Southern California School of Social Work, Los Angeles 90089 0411, USA
Public Health Nurs 22:354-9. 2005..This qualitative descriptive study investigates how public health nurses working within the child welfare system view the organization and the organization's effect on their case management practice...
- Case managers' roles and functions: Commission for Case Manager Certification's 2004 Research, Part IHussein A Tahan
International Services and Corporate Health, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY 10022, USA
Lippincotts Case Manag 11:4-22; quiz 23-4. 2006..In addition, it summarizes future changes in the field of case management as perceived by those who participated in the study...
- Patient and family involvement in hospice interdisciplinary teamsDebra Parker Oliver
School of Social Work, University of Missouri, Columbia, USA
J Palliat Care 21:270-6. 2005..Better communication was recognized as a potential benefit. The patient's frailty and the burdens of caregiving for the family were noted challenges to participation. Video-mediated communication is offered as a potential solution...
- Case managers' roles and functions: Commission for Case Manager Certification's 2004 research, part IIHussein A Tahan
New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York 10022, USA
Lippincotts Case Manag 11:71-87; quiz 88-9. 2006..In addition, Part II summarizes future changes in the field of case management as perceived by those who participated in the study...
- Interprofessional practice: learning how to collaborateAntoinette McCallin
Division of Health Care Practice, Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
Contemp Nurse 20:28-37. 2005..Dialogue has the potential to encourage collegial learning, change thinking, support new working relationships, and improve client care...
- Child welfare workers: who they are and how they view the child welfare systemMaristela C Zell
Governors State University, University Park, IL, USA
Child Welfare 85:83-103. 2006..Caseworkers' views of child welfare policies emphasized the need for reforming the system and reevaluating funding priorities...
- Hospice - the ideology and perspectives in EstoniaR Kiik
Department of Sociology and Social Policy, Chair of Social Policy, Tartu, Estonia
Int Nurs Rev 53:136-42. 2006..Death and dying tend to be taboo for much of humankind. Themes about death and life ending have not been popular in Estonia because of its cultural traditions and history...
- Frontline care in Irish intellectual disability services: the contribution of nurses and non-nurse care staffFintan K Sheerin
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin2, Ireland
J Intellect Disabil 12:127-41. 2008..This study is the first of its type in Ireland and seeks to set out the unique interventional contribution of nursing and non-nurse caring within frontline intellectual disability services...
- Post-Katrina provision of health care to veterans in a mobile clinic: providers' perspectivesCorazon R Lafuente
Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 19:383-91. 2007..To describe the challenges faced by healthcare providers in the aftermath of one of the worst natural disasters in the United States...
- The role of interagency collaboration for substance-abusing families involved with child welfareBeth L Green
NPC Research, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Child Welfare 87:29-61. 2008..Challenges that remain for successful collaborations are discussed...
- Carer participation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland: a challenge for interprofessional workingAlan Roulstone
University of Sunderland, School of Health, Natural and Social, Sunderland, UK
J Interprof Care 21:303-17. 2007..This paper relates details of a study of current carer participation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and begs a number of important questions as to the challenges for interprofessional working in supporting carer participation...
- Components that influence assessment and management of cancer-related symptoms: an interdisciplinary perspectiveSofie Jakobsson
Institute of Health and Care Sciences in Sahlgrenska Academy, Gotegorg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
Oncol Nurs Forum 35:691-8. 2008..To describe, from an interdisciplinary perspective, how cancer-related symptoms are assessed and managed in a cancer care setting and to describe the components that influence symptom management...
- Learning to listen to the organisational rhetoric of primary health and social care integrationT Warne
Mental Health Care, School of Nursing Salford Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Collaborative Research, University of Salford, England, United Kingdom
Nurse Educ Today 27:947-54. 2007..This paper discusses how these defense mechanisms need to be recognised and understood by managers so that a more supportive organisational culture is developed...
- Preparing for practice: how well are practitioners prepared for teamworkKay Caldwell
Institute of Nursing and Midwifery
Br J Nurs 15:1250-4. 2006..While no other area generated this level of disagreement, there were two other areas in which respondents felt unsure: cooperation within the team and conflict resolution within the team...
- Variances in perceptions of interdisciplinary collaboration by hospice staffDebra Parker Oliver
School of Social Work, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
J Palliat Care 22:275-80. 2006..The study concludes that measurement of collaboration is important given the emphasis in hospice on collaboration, and that the MIIC is one tool that can be used for that purpose...
- Preparation for cancer care: perceptions of newly qualified health care professionalsGina Copp
Cancer and Palliative Care, Middlesex University, The Archway Campus, Highgate Hill, London N19 5LW, UK
Eur J Oncol Nurs 11:159-67. 2007..A total of 50 graduates from each professional category in nursing, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, and social work were sampled yielding a total sample of 200...
- Re-examining the evaluation of interprofessional education for community mental health teams with a different lens: understanding presage, process and product factorsS Reeves
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:765-70. 2006..We argue that use of the 3P model during the development of in-service IPE could ensure that planning oversights are minimized, thereby improving outcomes...
- A road map for the last journey: home telehealth for holistic end-of-life careJim Maudlin
North Florida South Georgia Veterans Health System, Lake City, Florida 32025, USA
Am J Hosp Palliat Care 23:399-403. 2006....
- Comprehensive Family Services and customer satisfaction outcomesRuth A Huebner
Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Frankfort, USA
Child Welfare 85:691-714. 2006..CFS practices are associated with significantly higher customer satisfaction that improved over time for all groups. Although causality cannot be determined, the relationship is consistent, robust, and meaningful...
- The patient's vulnerability, dependence and exposed situation in the discharge process: experiences of district nurses, geriatric nurses and social workersIngBritt Rydeman
Neurotec Department, Center for Family and Community Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
J Clin Nurs 15:1299-307. 2006..The aim of the study was to obtain a deeper understanding of the experiences of the discharge process among different professionals...
- The Inner-City Asthma Intervention asthma counselor program: a collaborative model between physician and social worker to help empower familiesCarolyn M Rosen
Department of Pediatrics, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029, USA
Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 97:S16-9. 2006..The objective of the ICAI program was to translate and implement the NCICAS intervention into the real-world setting...
- Creating and field-testing child maltreatment definitions: improving the reliability of substantiation determinationsAmy M Smith Slep
Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 11794, USA
Child Maltreat 11:217-36. 2006..Clearly, implementing standardized definitions in a typical child protective environment would pose myriad political challenges. However, our results suggest achieving reliable substantiation determinations may be a feasible goal...
- An elder abuse shelter program: build it and they will come, a long term care based program to address elder abuse in the communityDaniel A Reingold
The Hebrew Home for the Aged, Riverdale, New York, USA
J Gerontol Soc Work 46:123-35. 2006..The goals are to increase public awareness, intervene to make the home safe, and provide a secure and fulfilling short or long term shelter. Research in prevalence and efficacious use of the shelter is being conducted...
- Use of health fairs to develop public health nursing competenciesHendrika Maltby
Department of Nursing, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont, USA
Public Health Nurs 23:183-9. 2006..This partnership between nursing and a community was expanded to include social work, physical therapy, and medical students...
- Evaluating multidisciplinary child abuse and neglect teams: a research agendaMarina Lalayants
Hunter College School of Social Work, City University of New York, NY, NY 10021, USA
Child Welfare 84:433-58. 2005..Moreover, although articles advocating multidisciplinary teams enumerate their apparent strengths, they lack attention to the teams' possible weaknesses. The article discusses implications for future evaluation studies...
- Studying complex caring interfaces: key issues arising from a study of multi-agency rehabilitative care for people who have suffered a strokeDavina Allen
Nursing, Health and Social Care Research Centre, School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, University of Wales College of Medicine, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XN, Wales, UK
J Clin Nurs 11:297-305. 2002..Flexible working, the need for a lead professional and the transition from hospital to home are themes considered. The need for high quality data in order to develop our existing understanding of complex caring interfaces is underlined...
- The impact of local welfare offices on children's enrollment in Medicaid and SCHIPR Andrew Allison
Kansas Health Institute, Topeka 66603, USA
Inquiry 40:390-400. 2003..To avoid a potential trade-off between local offices' impact on enrollment and retention, the study suggests that states such as Kansas consider improvements in automation to support caseworkers' difficult jobs...
- Empowerment, skills, and values: a comparative study of nurses and social workersHaya Itzhaky
School of Social Work, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
Int J Nurs Stud 41:447-55. 2004..The differences in empowerment, skills and values between social workers and nurses are discussed in light of their different professional roles and work environments...
- Assessing interagency collaboration through perceptions of familiesNaomi E Ervin
College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
J Community Health Nurs 21:49-60. 2004..Most services were health-related. Interviews revealed that agency personnel were aware of other agencies, according to families' reports. Domain similarity did not appear to be a characteristic of the agencies in this study...
- Interprofessional practice and learning disability nursingJanet McCray
Portsmouth Institute of Medicine, Health and Social Care, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth
Br J Nurs 12:1335-44. 2003..In documenting the practitioners' accounts, the research begins to identify a series of key roles and significant practice knowledge held by those employed in learning disability nursing positions...
- Leading interprofessional practice: a conceptual framework to support practitioners in the field of learning disabilityJanet McCray
Principal Lecturer, Portsmouth Institute of Health, Medicine and Social Care, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK
J Nurs Manag 11:387-95. 2003....
- Understanding collaboration between social workers and physicians: application of a typologyJulie S Abramson
School of Social Welfare, University at Albany, 135 Western Avenue, Albany, NY 12222, USA
Soc Work Health Care 37:71-100. 2003..Both groups were least transformational in relation to control over decision making...
- Integrating interprofessional education into 10 health and social care programmesGillian Barrett
Faculty of Health and Social Care, University of the West of England, Stapleton, Bristol, UK
J Interprof Care 17:293-301. 2003....
- Validation of the Strengths and Stressors Tracking Device with a child welfare populationMarianne Berry
School of Social Welfare, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 2510, USA
Child Welfare 82:293-318. 2003..SSTD has high internal consistency in all domains, distinguishes between physical abuse and neglect, and is sensitive to specific changes made by families across the duration of treatment...
- Evaluating federally-funded child welfare training partnerships: a worthwhile challengeBrenda D Smith
School of Social Welfare, University at Albany, State University of New York, USA
J Health Soc Policy 15:189-201. 2002..The article concludes by promoting the development of child welfare research and training centers...
- Child welfare knowledge transmission, practitioner retention, and university-community impact: a study of Title IV-E child welfare trainingKristin A Gansle
School of Social Work, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge 70803, USA
J Health Soc Policy 15:69-88. 2002..A collaborative arrangement between the state child welfare agency and seven state university social work programs provides for student monetary stipends in return for child welfare training and work as public child ..
- Preparing social workers for child welfare practice: lessons from an historical review of the literatureJoan Levy Zlotnik
Institute for the Advancement of Social Work Research, 750 First Street NE, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20002 4241, USA
J Health Soc Policy 15:5-21. 2002Spurred on by national and local forces, there are currently an array of strategies underway between social work education programs and public child welfare agencies to educate current and future workers, improve agency working ..
- Geriatric care managers: a collaborative resource to the physician practiceJames L Ferry
Advantage Care Consultants, P O Box 307, Deerfield, MA 01342, USA
J Med Pract Manage 18:129-32. 2002....
- 'Floating support': implications for interprofessional workingAnn Sharples
Institute of Health and Community Studies, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, Dorset, UK
J Interprof Care 16:311-22. 2002..This study highlighted the need for discussion and presented a forum for developing an ongoing collaborative process to address the specific issues which emerged in focus group discussions...
- The diversity of case management modelsDiane L Huber
034 Olde Hickory Ridge, Coralville, IA 52241 1120, USA
Lippincotts Case Manag 7:212-20. 2002..A categorization of models is described as a device to stimulate multidisciplinary case management collaboration...
- Teamworking in community rehabilitationPam Enderby
Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, University of Sheffield, Northern General Hospital, Herries Road, Sheffield S5 7AU, UK
J Clin Nurs 11:409-11. 2002
- Exploring multi-agency working in services to disabled children with complex healthcare needs and their familiesDebby Watson
Norah Fry Research Centre, 3 Priory Road, Bristol BS8 1TX, UK
J Clin Nurs 11:367-75. 2002..It also considers the concept of multi-agency working and how different approaches to working together might be perceived by children and families...
- Nursing care and collaborative practiceSheila G Kesby
Gregory Research Interlink, 27 Brockenhurst Close, Canterbury, Kent CT2 7RX, UK
J Clin Nurs 11:357-66. 2002....
- The role of the nephrology social worker in team training for patient nonadherenceMegan Prescott
Fresenius Medical Care North America FMC NA, South Orange County, Calif, USA
Nephrol News Issues 18:36-7, 41. 2004
- An evaluation of child welfare design teams in four statesDawn Anderson-Butcher
College of Social Work, The Ohio State University, 325D Stillman Hall, 1947 College Road, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
J Health Soc Policy 15:131-61. 2002..These findings are discussed in relation to emergent theory on collaborative learning processes and products...
- Home care personnel's perspectives on successful discharge of elderly clients from hospital to home settingGrönroos Eija
STAKES, National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health, Quality of Services, Helsinki, Finland
Scand J Caring Sci 19:288-95. 2005..Their perspective on the discharge process may diverge from clients and their informal care givers point of view. To ensure the successful discharge process we must take them all into account...
- Do all health and social care professionals interact equally: a study of interactions in multidisciplinary teams in the United KingdomAnita Atwal
School of Health Science and Social Care, Brunel University, Isleworth, Middlesex, UK
Scand J Caring Sci 19:268-73. 2005..It is suggested that therapists, SWs and nurses need to cite their opinions in teams more effectively if they are to be competent and committed patient-centred practitioners...
- Helping social workers address the educational needs of foster childrenAndrea G Zetlin
California State University, Los Angeles, Charter College of Education, Los Angeles, CA 90032, USA
Child Abuse Negl 29:811-23. 2005....
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- Transdisciplinary Palliative Care EducationShirley Otis Green; Fiscal Year: 2007..care curriculum and advocacy-skills training for the psycho- oncology disciplines of chaplaincy, psychology and social work. 2. Implement the curriculum through four training courses and a follow-up reunion conference. 3...
- The ACTIVE Intervention to Improve Hospice Caregiver Pain ManagementDebra Parker Oliver; Fiscal Year: 2010..The ACTIVE intervention uses low cost commercially available video technology to enable caregiver/patient participation in hospice interdisciplinary care plan meetings. ..
- Patient and family participation in hospice team meetingDebra Parker Oliver; Fiscal Year: 2007..Phase II introduces the videophone as a tool to support patient and family involvement in the IDT meeting. The results of this study will provide preliminary data for a larger multi-phase, multi-site follow-up project. ..
- Communication in Late-stage Cancer: Exploring Hospice DecisionDeborah Waldrop; Fiscal Year: 2009..3) Understanding how end-of-life decisions are made is essential for the efficient planning and delivery of comprehensive services for the growing number of adults who will die from cancer. ..
- Communication in Late-stage Cancer: Exploring Hospice DecisionDEBORAH PEASE WALDROP; Fiscal Year: 2010..3) Understanding how end-of-life decisions are made is essential for the efficient planning and delivery of comprehensive services for the growing number of adults who will die from cancer. ..
- HIV Stigma in a population of adults age 50 and overCHARLES EMLET; Fiscal Year: 2003..It will also provide valuable qualitative information on how HIV stigma scales may be improved upon to better capture the experiences of older adults. ..
- Information and Financial Interventions for Kidney Donation in African AmericansLEIGH BOULWARE; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Maintaining Exercise and Healthy Eating in Older AdultsPhillip Clark; Fiscal Year: 2009..Particular attention has focused on exercise and diet as having the most potential for achieving these aims. ..
- Information and Financial Interventions for Kidney Donation in African AmericansLEIGH E BOULWARE; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Resilience in Siblings of Children with Mental DisordersRYAN KILMER; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Maintaining Exercise and Healthy Eating in Older AdultsPhillip G Clark; Fiscal Year: 2010..Particular attention has focused on exercise and diet as having the most potential for achieving these aims. ..
- STAGE BASED HEALTH PROMOTION WITH THE ELDERLYPhillip Clark; Fiscal Year: 2004..The 12-month intervention will include expert system generated reports, stage- based manual and newsletters and phone coaching. ..
- Information and Financial Interventions for Kidney Donation in African AmericansLEIGH BOULWARE; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Clinical and Behavioral Determinants of CKD DisparitiesLEIGH BOULWARE; Fiscal Year: 2007..Boulware with a foundation to launch her independent research career devoted to understanding the reasons behind ethnic/racial disparities in chronic kidney disease (CKD) progression, and in reducing ethnic/racial disparities in CKD. ..
- Information and Financial Interventions for Kidney Donation in African AmericansLEIGH BOULWARE; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Intervention with High-Risk, Runaway YouthElizabeth Arnold; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Rural Methamphetamine-Abusing Parents and Their ChildrenWendy Haight; Fiscal Year: 2007..S. affecting not just individuals, but whole communities. This research will examine children's mental health functioning. Such information is critical to the development and elaboration of effective prevention interventions. ..
- Computerized Support for Managing Type 2 Diabetes in a Free Medical ClinicJeanette Daly; Fiscal Year: 2007..If the DMP appears to be feasible to implement and likely to help with the care of both Spanish and English speaking patients, the next step will be to modify the program as necessary and test it on a larger scale. ..
- Integrated Training in Pharmacological SciencesTERRY KRULWICH; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- A Services Approach to Preventive Mental Health for Adolescent RefugeesStevan Weine; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Views and Approaches Toward Research Integrity Among IRBsRobert Klitzman; Fiscal Year: 2007..smaller institutions. We anticipate that the data from this study will serve as a significant foundation in assisting future research and the improvement of Rl through guidelines, education and other capacity building. ..
- Cascading Diffusion of an Evidence-Based Child Maltreatment InterventionMark Chaffin; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Underage Drinking: Building Health Care System ResponsesJames Hall; Fiscal Year: 2007..We argue that our primary care clinics can have a positive impact on this culture of alcohol consumption by underage drinkers through a combination of primary prevention and early intervention. ..
- Effectiveness Trial Project SafeCare for Child NeglectMark Chaffin; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Incarceration and HIV-Infected InmatesDavid Wohl; Fiscal Year: 2007..Aim 2. Determine the inmate, nurse-counselor and facility characteristics associated with agreeing to HIV VCT. Aim 3. Explore the risks associated with receiving an HIV diagnosis in prison. ..
- Racial/ethnic Disparities in Mental Healthcare Use by Substance Abuse ClientsKEVIN HESLIN; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Improving pain and function in hip fractureR Morrison; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- BACILLUS SUBTILIS TET(L)--REGULATION AND TRANSPORTTERRY KRULWICH; Fiscal Year: 1999....
- Multidimensional Assessment and Intervention for Elder Self-NeglectCarmel B Dyer; Fiscal Year: 2010..We intend to test the hypothesis that this approach will improve the quality of care and outcomes provided to these seniors by state protective service agencies. ..
- Gender Norms and Partner Selection: HIV/STI Risk Among urban YouthSUSAN GAIL SHERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2010..The study will enhance our understanding of the mechanisms of sexual risk behaviors among this population at a heightened risk for HIV and sexually transmitted infections. ..
- MAKING CHOICES : A SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMark Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2002..In that regard, we will carefully document both the changes we make in the programs and the strategies we employ to engage various members of the community in family conferences and multifamily groups. ..
- Migrancy, Masculinity, and Preventing HIV in Tajik Male Migrant WorkersSTEVAN MERRILL WEINE; Fiscal Year: 2010..It develops innovative models and strategies for how masculine norms may be practically addressed that will inform the design, implementation, and evaluation of HIV preventive interventions for male labor migrants. ..
- NIA DEVELOPMENT AWARD PAIN AND DELIRIUM IN HIP FRACTURER Morrison; Fiscal Year: 2002..Dr. Morrison will engage in a number of educational activities in order to enhance his research and statistical analysis skills. ..
- MULTIFACETED HOME CARE DEPRESSION PROGRAMKathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2002..usual care patients; and (2) cost-benefit comparisons of estimates of direct costs of the intervention and usual care arms. ..
- Respondent Burden and Retention in Cancer Clinical TrialsConnie Ulrich; Fiscal Year: 2009..Early identification and pre-emptive interventions prior to encountering retention problems in cancer clinical trials may mitigate respondent burden and lead to completion of important, resource intensive clinical trials. ..
- ASSESSING CONSUMER-OPERATED SERVICESCarol Mowbray; Fiscal Year: 2003..The R24 will enable us to develop relationships with consumer groups and consumer researchers around the country, colleagues in psychiatry and other related areas at UM, and other national sites undertaking MH services research. ..
- Enhancing Successful Post-Baccalaureate Intervention to Promote Research CareersTerry Ann Krulwich; Fiscal Year: 2010..The studies test hypothesized factors as predictors/builders of successful PhD work and test the adaptability of successful PREP interventions to a doctoral program setting. ..
- Enhancing Successful Post-Baccalaureate Intervention to Promote Research CareersTERRY KRULWICH; Fiscal Year: 2007..The studies test hypothesized factors as predictors/builders of successful PhD work and test the adaptability of successful PREP interventions to a doctoral program setting. ..
- Organizational Change toward HIV Involvement in Immigrant Religious OrganizationsJohn Chin; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Proton-Coupling Strategies in Alkaliphilic BacillusTERRY KRULWICH; Fiscal Year: 2009..The studies of the Mrp system characterize a novel protein carrier found in many bacterial pathogens. Mrp is a potential target for development of new antibiotics. ..
- Organizational Change toward HIV Involvement in Immigrant Religious OrganizationsJohn J Chin; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Multifaceted Oncology Depression Program for LatinosKathleen Ell; Fiscal Year: 2007..UC. Secondary questions include what is the effect of MODP on symptoms such as pain and fatigue and functional impairment from these symptoms. ..
- Organizational Change toward HIV Involvement in Immigrant Religious OrganizationsJohn Chin; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Enhancing Successful Post-Baccalaureate Intervention to Promote Research CareersTERRY KRULWICH; Fiscal Year: 2009..The studies test hypothesized factors as predictors/builders of successful PhD work and test the adaptability of successful PREP interventions to a doctoral program setting. ..
- Proton-Coupling Strategies in Alkaliphilic BacillusTerry Ann Krulwich; Fiscal Year: 2010....