Alistair Hewison

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Affiliation: University of Birmingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Policy analysis: a framework for nurse managers
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Nurs Manag 15:693-9. 2007
  2. doi Leadership development in the English National Health Service: A counter narrative to inform policy
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 51:677-88. 2014
  3. ncbi An evaluation of staff engagement programmes in four National Health Service Acute Trusts
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health and Population Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Health Organ Manag 27:85-105. 2013
  4. doi Nurse managers' narratives of organizational change in the English National Health Service
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health and Population Sciences, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Nurs Manag 20:858-67. 2012
  5. doi Evidence-based policy: implications for nursing and policy involvement
    Alistair Hewison
    University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 9:288-98. 2008
  6. doi Feeling the cold: implications for nurse managers arising from the financial pressures in health care in England
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Nurs Manag 18:520-5. 2010
  7. ncbi Assessing patient category/dependence systems for determining the nurse/patient ratio in ICU and HDU: a review of approaches
    Renee Adomat
    School of Health Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Nurs Manag 12:299-308. 2004
  8. ncbi Leading end-of-life care: an action learning set approach in nursing homes
    Alistair Hewison
    University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 17:135-41. 2011
  9. ncbi Modernizing the British National Health Service (NHS) -- some ideological and policy considerations: a commentary and application
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Nurs Manag 11:91-7. 2003
  10. ncbi From conflict to collaboration? Contrasts and convergence in the development of nursing and management theory (2)
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, UK
    J Nurs Manag 11:15-24. 2003

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  1. ncbi Policy analysis: a framework for nurse managers
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Nurs Manag 15:693-9. 2007
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  2. doi Leadership development in the English National Health Service: A counter narrative to inform policy
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Int J Nurs Stud 51:677-88. 2014
    ..To stimulate debate about the nature of leadership development in a range of health care settings...
  3. ncbi An evaluation of staff engagement programmes in four National Health Service Acute Trusts
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health and Population Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Health Organ Manag 27:85-105. 2013
    ..It seeks to examine this development in the context of current policy initiatives aimed at increasing the level of staff involvement in decision-making, and the related literature...
  4. doi Nurse managers' narratives of organizational change in the English National Health Service
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health and Population Sciences, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Nurs Manag 20:858-67. 2012
    ..To investigate nurse managers' accounts of organizational change...
  5. doi Evidence-based policy: implications for nursing and policy involvement
    Alistair Hewison
    University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 9:288-98. 2008
    ..This involves taking a critical stance on the notion of evidence-based policy...
  6. doi Feeling the cold: implications for nurse managers arising from the financial pressures in health care in England
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Nurs Manag 18:520-5. 2010
    ..The purpose of this short paper is to identify some of the implications and opportunities nurse managers in England face as a result of the current global economic recession...
  7. ncbi Assessing patient category/dependence systems for determining the nurse/patient ratio in ICU and HDU: a review of approaches
    Renee Adomat
    School of Health Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    J Nurs Manag 12:299-308. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi Leading end-of-life care: an action learning set approach in nursing homes
    Alistair Hewison
    University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    Int J Palliat Nurs 17:135-41. 2011
    ..The managers set specific individual objectives focused on improving end-of-life care and were supported in meeting them through their membership of the set...
  9. ncbi Modernizing the British National Health Service (NHS) -- some ideological and policy considerations: a commentary and application
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Nurs Manag 11:91-7. 2003
    ..The intention is to use Peter Bradshaw's work as a point of departure in examining further, some of the issues he highlights and to contribute to the debate...
  10. ncbi From conflict to collaboration? Contrasts and convergence in the development of nursing and management theory (2)
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, UK
    J Nurs Manag 11:15-24. 2003
    ..This paper examines the development of theory in the occupation of management, in order to determine how this process is similar to that which has occurred in nursing...
  11. doi Teamwork in primary care mental health: a policy analysis
    Eloise Nolan
    School of Health Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Nurs Manag 16:649-61. 2008
    ..This paper reports a policy analysis conducted to examine the potential impact of recent mental health policy on team working in Primary Care Mental Health in England...
  12. doi An evaluation of the impact of the Gold Standards Framework on collaboration in end-of-life care in nursing homes. A qualitative and quantitative evaluation
    Frances Badger
    School of Health and Population Sciences, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, 52 Pritchatts Road, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 49:586-95. 2012
    ..Consequently effective collaboration between care home and health service practitioners is vital to ensure high quality end-of-life care...
  13. ncbi Thinking about the emotional labour of nursing--supporting nurses to care
    Yvonne Sawbridge
    Health Services Management Centre, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Health Organ Manag 27:127-33. 2013
    ..The aim of this article is to report some of the work undertaken by a nursing "think tank", focussed on examining the causes of poor nursing care in hospitals, and potential solutions...
  14. ncbi Qualitative management research in the NHS. A classic case of counting to one?
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, Medical School, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, UK
    J Health Organ Manag 17:122-37. 2003
    ..Evidence is being demanded to demonstrate the efficacy of all clinical procedures, yet in researching managerial practice we are still counting to one...
  15. ncbi Integrated care pathways: pathways to change in health care?
    Claire Whittle
    University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Health Organ Manag 21:297-306. 2007
    ..The purpose of this paper is to demonstrate that, if teams in healthcare focus on the patient using the framework of a care pathway, change can occur without the overt need to "manage" it directly...
  16. doi Delivering 'Gold Standards' in end-of-life care in care homes: a question of teamwork?
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Clin Nurs 18:1756-65. 2009
    ..This paper reports findings from a study which investigated the introduction of the Gold Standards Framework for improving end-of-life care into care homes in England...
  17. ncbi Evidence-based management in the NHS: is it possible?
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Health Organ Manag 18:336-48. 2004
    ..The problems inherent in applying the principles of EBP to management are explored and alternative apporoach based on the notion of craft is suggested as more practical and realistic...
  18. ncbi Leadership development in health care: a word of caution
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Health Organ Manag 18:464-73. 2004
    ....
  19. doi 'Walk with your head high': African and African-Caribbean fatherhood, children's mental well-being and social capital
    Robert Williams
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, 52 Prichatts Road, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
    Ethn Health 17:89-103. 2012
    ..It also seeks to identify implications for health and social care policy and practice in England...
  20. doi Rediscovering a history of nursing management: from Nightingale to the modern matron
    Stuart Wildman
    School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, 52 Pritchatt s Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, United Kingdom
    Int J Nurs Stud 46:1650-61. 2009
    ..It is also suggested that the approach taken may be usefully applied to other national contexts...
  21. doi 'We are doing our best': African and African-Caribbean fatherhood, health and preventive primary care services, in England
    Robert Williams
    Department of Nursing and Physiotherapy, School of Health and Population Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 20:216-23. 2012
    ..In addition, child health services could build on fathers' commitment to children's well-being through practice that addresses fathers' as well as mothers' needs in families...
  22. ncbi From conflict to collaboration? Contrasts and convergence in the development of nursing and management theory
    Alistair Hewison
    School of Health Sciences, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    J Nurs Manag 10:349-55. 2002
    ..This is the first of two papers which examine the development of theory in the occupations of management and nursing, in order to determine where the similarities and differences lie...
  23. doi Looking back, looking forward: enduring issues in nursing management
    Alistair Hewison
    J Nurs Manag 16:1-3. 2008
  24. ncbi Middle management and nursing
    Alistair Hewison
    J Nurs Manag 14:1-4. 2006
  25. ncbi Implementing audit in palliative care: an action research approach
    Jan Cooper
    School of Health and Social Sciences, University of Coventry, UK
    J Adv Nurs 39:360-9. 2002
    ..To investigate the factors that influence the successful implementation of audit in a palliative care setting...
  26. ncbi Role overlap between occupational therapy and physiotherapy during in-patient stroke rehabilitation: an exploratory study
    Julie Booth
    School of Health and Social Sciences, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
    J Interprof Care 16:31-40. 2002
    ..The main strategy used to challenge this development was to emphasise professional uniqueness through role delineation. However, this strategy was found to be weak in the context of increasing demands for collaboration at a policy level...