Mei Sing Ong

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Syndromic surveillance for health information system failures: a feasibility study
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:506-12. 2013
  2. pmc Automated identification of extreme-risk events in clinical incident reports
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:e110-8. 2012
  3. pmc Communication interventions to improve adherence to infection control precautions: a randomised crossover trial
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:72. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of failures in handoff communication during intrahospital transfers
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:274-84. 2011
  5. pmc A simulation framework for mapping risks in clinical processes: the case of in-patient transfers
    Adam G Dunn
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:259-66. 2011
  6. pmc An analysis of computer-related patient safety incidents to inform the development of a classification
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:663-70. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Measuring the effects of computer downtime on hospital pathology processes
    Ying Wang
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    J Biomed Inform 59:308-15. 2016
  8. pmc Using FDA reports to inform a classification for health information technology safety problems
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute for Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:45-53. 2012
  9. pmc Patient safety problems associated with heathcare information technology: an analysis of adverse events reported to the US Food and Drug Administration
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:853-7. 2011
  10. pmc Evaluating the effectiveness of clinical alerts: a signal detection approach
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:1036-44. 2011

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Syndromic surveillance for health information system failures: a feasibility study
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:506-12. 2013
    ..To explore the applicability of a syndromic surveillance method to the early detection of health information technology (HIT) system failures...
  2. pmc Automated identification of extreme-risk events in clinical incident reports
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:e110-8. 2012
    ..To explore the feasibility of using statistical text classification to automatically detect extreme-risk events in clinical incident reports...
  3. pmc Communication interventions to improve adherence to infection control precautions: a randomised crossover trial
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:72. 2013
    ..In this study, interventions to enhance communication during inpatient transfers between wards and radiology were implemented, in the attempt to improve adherence to precautions during transfers...
  4. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of failures in handoff communication during intrahospital transfers
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:274-84. 2011
    ..A systematic literature review was conducted to characterize the nature of handoff failures during intrahospital transfers and to examine factors affecting handoff communication and the effectiveness of current interventions...
  5. pmc A simulation framework for mapping risks in clinical processes: the case of in-patient transfers
    Adam G Dunn
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:259-66. 2011
    ..To model how individual violations in routine clinical processes cumulatively contribute to the risk of adverse events in hospital using an agent-based simulation framework...
  6. pmc An analysis of computer-related patient safety incidents to inform the development of a classification
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:663-70. 2010
    ..To analyze patient safety incidents associated with computer use to develop the basis for a classification of problems reported by health professionals...
  7. doi request reprint Measuring the effects of computer downtime on hospital pathology processes
    Ying Wang
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    J Biomed Inform 59:308-15. 2016
    ..To introduce and evaluate a method that uses electronic medical record (EMR) data to measure the effects of computer system downtime on clinical processes associated with pathology testing and results reporting...
  8. pmc Using FDA reports to inform a classification for health information technology safety problems
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute for Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:45-53. 2012
    ..To expand an emerging classification for problems with health information technology (HIT) using reports submitted to the US Food and Drug Administration Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience (MAUDE) database...
  9. pmc Patient safety problems associated with heathcare information technology: an analysis of adverse events reported to the US Food and Drug Administration
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:853-7. 2011
    ..There were four deaths. Strategies to improve the safety of HIT should focus on designing safe user interfaces, integrated checks of key identifiers and decision support, and engineering safer clinical processes...
  10. pmc Evaluating the effectiveness of clinical alerts: a signal detection approach
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:1036-44. 2011
    ..We hypothesize that such technique can improve our understanding of computerized alert systems, and guide system redesign...
  11. doi request reprint Automated categorisation of clinical incident reports using statistical text classification
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e55. 2010
    ..To explore the feasibility of using statistical text classification techniques to automatically categorise clinical incident reports...
  12. doi request reprint Safety through redundancy: a case study of in-hospital patient transfers
    Mei Sing Ong
    Centre for Health Informatics, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e32. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Health IT for Patient Safety and Improving the Safety of Health IT
    Farah Magrabi
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Stud Health Technol Inform 222:25-36. 2016
    ..Processes to identify and mitigate hazards can be formalised via a safety management system. Minimizing new patient safety risks is critical to realizing the benefits of IT. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Using social connection information to improve opinion mining: Identifying negative sentiment about HPV vaccines on Twitter
    Xujuan Zhou
    Centre for Health Informatics, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, Macquarie University NSW, Australia
    Stud Health Technol Inform 216:761-5. 2015
    ..6% on the test data set, and used only social connection features. Information about how people are connected, rather than what they write, may be useful for improving public health surveillance methods on Twitter. ..
  15. pmc Population-level evidence for an autoimmune etiology of epilepsy
    Mei Sing Ong
    Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia2Children s Hospital Informatics Program at Harvard Massachusetts Institute of Technology Health Sciences and Technology, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massac
    JAMA Neurol 71:569-74. 2014
    ..Epilepsy is a debilitating condition, often with neither a known etiology nor an effective treatment. Autoimmune mechanisms have been increasingly identified...