Neale Smith

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Shifting the lens: the introduction of population-based funding in Alberta
    Neale Smith
    Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia
    Healthc Manage Forum 21:36-42. 2008
  2. doi request reprint High performance in healthcare priority setting and resource allocation: A literature- and case study-based framework in the Canadian context
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia, 7th Floor, 828 W 10th Avenue Vancouver, BC V5Z1M9, Canada Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 162:185-92. 2016
  3. doi request reprint The reallocation challenge: Containing Canadian medical care spending to invest in the social determinants of health
    Neale Smith
    University of British Columbia
    Can J Public Health 107:e130-2. 2016
  4. doi request reprint A Qualitative Evaluation of Program Budgeting and Marginal Analysis in a Canadian Pediatric Tertiary Care Institution
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia, 7th Floor, 828 W 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z1M9, Canada
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 14:559-68. 2016
  5. ncbi request reprint What constitutes high performance in priority setting and resource allocation? Decision maker narratives identified from a survey and qualitative study in Canadian healthcare organizations
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Health Serv Manage Res . 2014
  6. pmc Decision maker perceptions of resource allocation processes in Canadian health care organizations: a national survey
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, 7th Floor, 828 W 10 Avenue, V5Z1M9, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:247. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Using evaluation theory in priority setting and resource allocation
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    J Health Organ Manag 26:655-71. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Great expectations and hard times: developing community indicators in a healthy communities initiative in Canada
    Neale Smith
    Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia Okanagan, 3333 UniversityWay, Kelowna, BC, Canada
    Health Promot Int 23:119-26. 2008
  9. pmc Identifying research priorities for health care priority setting: a collaborative effort between managers and researchers
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:165. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Moral distress among health system managers: exploratory research in two British Columbia health authorities
    Craig Mitton
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Health Care Anal 19:107-21. 2011

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Shifting the lens: the introduction of population-based funding in Alberta
    Neale Smith
    Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia
    Healthc Manage Forum 21:36-42. 2008
    ..Understanding the politics of policy change as exemplified in this case can be useful in assessing future prospects for health system reform in Canada and laying the groundwork for further comparative study...
  2. doi request reprint High performance in healthcare priority setting and resource allocation: A literature- and case study-based framework in the Canadian context
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia, 7th Floor, 828 W 10th Avenue Vancouver, BC V5Z1M9, Canada Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 162:185-92. 2016
    ..The findings are likely generalizable, certainly within Canada but also across countries. This work constitutes, to our knowledge, the first attempt to present a full package of elements comprising high performance in health care PSRA. ..
  3. doi request reprint The reallocation challenge: Containing Canadian medical care spending to invest in the social determinants of health
    Neale Smith
    University of British Columbia
    Can J Public Health 107:e130-2. 2016
    ....
  4. doi request reprint A Qualitative Evaluation of Program Budgeting and Marginal Analysis in a Canadian Pediatric Tertiary Care Institution
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia, 7th Floor, 828 W 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z1M9, Canada
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 14:559-68. 2016
    ..Healthcare decision makers are thus driven to find better ways to manage budgets and deliver on their mission. Formal processes of priority setting and resource allocation (PSRA) are one means to this end...
  5. ncbi request reprint What constitutes high performance in priority setting and resource allocation? Decision maker narratives identified from a survey and qualitative study in Canadian healthcare organizations
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    Health Serv Manage Res . 2014
    ..These help us to understand how organization leaders in particular contexts bring together stakeholders to pursue locally appropriate strategies for achieving contextually defined high performance...
  6. pmc Decision maker perceptions of resource allocation processes in Canadian health care organizations: a national survey
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, 7th Floor, 828 W 10 Avenue, V5Z1M9, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:247. 2013
    ..Resource allocation is a key challenge for healthcare decision makers. While several case studies of organizational practice exist, there have been few large-scale cross-organization comparisons...
  7. ncbi request reprint Using evaluation theory in priority setting and resource allocation
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, Canada
    J Health Organ Manag 26:655-71. 2012
    ..While there has been some occasional effort to conduct evaluation of priority setting projects, the literatures around priority setting and evaluation have largely evolved separately. In this paper, the aim is to bring them together...
  8. doi request reprint Great expectations and hard times: developing community indicators in a healthy communities initiative in Canada
    Neale Smith
    Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia Okanagan, 3333 UniversityWay, Kelowna, BC, Canada
    Health Promot Int 23:119-26. 2008
    ....
  9. pmc Identifying research priorities for health care priority setting: a collaborative effort between managers and researchers
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:165. 2009
    ..We report on a recent effort in British Columbia to have researchers and decision-makers jointly establish an agenda for future research into questions of resource allocation...
  10. doi request reprint Moral distress among health system managers: exploratory research in two British Columbia health authorities
    Craig Mitton
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Health Care Anal 19:107-21. 2011
    ..Given that moral distress appears to be a relevant issue for at least some health care managers, further research is warranted into its exact nature, prevalence, and possible organizational and personal responses...
  11. doi request reprint Fit for purpose? Introducing a rational priority setting approach into a community care setting
    Evelyn Cornelissen
    Department of Family Practice, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada and Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Health Organ Manag 30:690-710. 2016
    ..Originality/value - These insights help us to better understand and work with priority setting conditions to advance evidence-informed decision making. ..
  12. pmc Introducing New Priority Setting and Resource Allocation Processes in a Canadian Healthcare Organization: A Case Study Analysis Informed by Multiple Streams Theory
    Neale Smith
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Int J Health Policy Manag 5:23-31. 2015
    ..We adopt key concepts from an established policy studies framework - Kingdon's multiple streams theory - to inform our analysis...
  13. doi request reprint Changing priority setting practice: the role of implementation in practice change
    Evelyn Cornelissen
    Department of Family Practice, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Electronic address
    Health Policy 117:266-74. 2014
    ..This paper describes and evaluates the process of implementing PBMA in a Canadian regional health authority, and draws out key lessons learned from this experience...
  14. doi request reprint Evaluation of the impact of program budgeting and marginal analysis in Vancouver Island Health Authority
    Francois Dionne
    School of Public and Population Health, University of British Columbia, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 14:234-42. 2009
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Navigating stormy waters in times of fiscal uncertainty: Mitigating the challenges
    Craig Mitton
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada School of Population and Public Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Healthc Manage Forum 28:215-7. 2015
    ..The authors have seen seven common objections raised time and again. Here, we offer our best advice on how healthcare leaders can anticipate and respond proactively to these challenges. ..
  16. doi request reprint An evaluation tool for assessing performance in priority setting and resource allocation: multi-site application to identify strengths and weaknesses
    William Hall
    Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 21:15-23. 2016
    ..An evaluation tool should help improve formal priority setting and resource allocation (PSRA) processes in Canada and elsewhere. These are crucial to maximizing value from limited resources...
  17. doi request reprint Public participation in health care priority setting: A scoping review
    Craig Mitton
    University of British Columbia Okanagan, 3333 UniversityWay, Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7, Canada
    Health Policy 91:219-28. 2009
    ..We conducted a scoping review to examine public engagement in one specific area: priority setting and resource allocation...
  18. pmc Moral Distress among Healthcare Managers: Conditions, Consequences and Potential Responses
    Craig Mitton
    Senior Scientist, Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute
    Healthc Policy 6:99-112. 2010
    ..Rather, it increased managers' awareness of the ethical dimensions of resource allocation without (in this instance) entrenching supports that would help them resolve these concerns...
  19. doi request reprint Determining and broadening the definition of impact from implementing a rational priority setting approach in a healthcare organization
    Evelyn Cornelissen
    Department of Family Practice, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Centre for Clinical Epidemiology and Evaluation, Vancouver Coastal Health Research Institute, University of British Columbia, 7th Floor, 828 West 10th Ave, Research Pavilion, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 1M9 Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 114:1-9. 2014
    ..These results should be of interest to researchers and decision makers using or considering a formal priority setting approach to manage scarce healthcare resources. ..
  20. doi request reprint Qualitative methodologies in health-care priority setting research
    Neale Smith
    Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia Okanagan, BC, Canada
    Health Econ 18:1163-75. 2009
    ..We argue that such investigations offer untapped benefits for the study of organizational priority setting and thus should be pursued more frequently by the health economics research community...
  21. pmc Designing a knowledge transfer and exchange strategy for the Alberta Depression Initiative: contributions of qualitative research with key stakeholders
    Craig Mitton
    University of British Columbia Okanagan, Kelowna BC, Canada
    Int J Ment Health Syst 3:11. 2009
    ..The objectives of this project were first to examine the state of the KTE literature, and then based on this review and a set of key informant interviews, design a KTE strategy for the ADI...
  22. doi request reprint Transferring injury data to decision makers in British Columbia
    Craig Mitton
    Faculty of Health and Social Development, University of British Columbia Okanagan, Canada
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 15:41-3. 2008