Sarah A Birken

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Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc From strategy to action: how top managers' support increases middle managers' commitment to innovation implementation in health care organizations
    Sarah A Birken
    Sarah A Birken, PhD, is Postdoctoral Fellow, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill E mail
    Health Care Manage Rev 40:159-68. 2015
  2. pmc Following through: the consistency of survivorship care plan use in United States cancer programs
    Sarah A Birken
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1107A McGavran Greenberg Hall, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599, USA
    J Cancer Educ 29:689-97. 2014
  3. pmc Determinants of survivorship care plan use in US cancer programs
    Sarah A Birken
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    J Cancer Educ 29:720-7. 2014
  4. pmc Survivorship care plans: prevalence and barriers to use
    Sarah A Birken
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1107A McGavran Greenberg Hall, 7411, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:290-6. 2013
  5. pmc Improving the effectiveness of health care innovation implementation: middle managers as change agents
    Sarah A Birken
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 70:29-45. 2013
  6. doi request reprint An investment in health: anticipating the cost of a usual source of care for children
    Sarah A Birken
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Pediatrics 123:77-83. 2009
  7. pmc Uncovering middle managers' role in healthcare innovation implementation
    Sarah A Birken
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1107 A McGavran Greenberg Campus Box 7411 Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Implement Sci 7:28. 2012
  8. pmc Elaborating on theory with middle managers' experience implementing healthcare innovations in practice
    Sarah A Birken
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1103E McGavran Greenberg, 135 Dauer Drive, Campus Box 7411, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    Implement Sci 11:2. 2016
  9. pmc The Relationship Between Cancer Survivors' Socioeconomic Status and Reports of Follow-up Care Discussions with Providers
    Lisa D DiMartino
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    J Cancer Educ . 2016
  10. pmc Combined use of the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research (CFIR) and the Theoretical Domains Framework (TDF): a systematic review
    Sarah A Birken
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1103E McGavran Greenberg, 135 Dauer Drive, Campus Box 7411, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    Implement Sci 12:2. 2017

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Publications12

  1. pmc From strategy to action: how top managers' support increases middle managers' commitment to innovation implementation in health care organizations
    Sarah A Birken
    Sarah A Birken, PhD, is Postdoctoral Fellow, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill E mail
    Health Care Manage Rev 40:159-68. 2015
    ..What remains unclear is how top managers' support influences middle managers' commitment. Results may be used to improve dismal rates of innovation implementation...
  2. pmc Following through: the consistency of survivorship care plan use in United States cancer programs
    Sarah A Birken
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1107A McGavran Greenberg Hall, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599, USA
    J Cancer Educ 29:689-97. 2014
    ..Cancer care quality improvement organizations can specify how cancer programs' compliance with SCP guidelines will be assessed. Future research should identify mechanisms underlying the relationships that we found...
  3. pmc Determinants of survivorship care plan use in US cancer programs
    Sarah A Birken
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    J Cancer Educ 29:720-7. 2014
    ..Many cancer programs plan to implement SCPs to comply with SCP use requirements. Support specifically intended to facilitate SCP use may be more effective than non-specific resources...
  4. pmc Survivorship care plans: prevalence and barriers to use
    Sarah A Birken
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1107A McGavran Greenberg Hall, 7411, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    J Cancer Educ 28:290-6. 2013
    ..Most cancer programs have adopted SCPs, but use remains inconsistent. Efforts to promote SCP use should address barriers, particularly in cancer programs that are susceptible to barriers to SCP use...
  5. pmc Improving the effectiveness of health care innovation implementation: middle managers as change agents
    Sarah A Birken
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 70:29-45. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint An investment in health: anticipating the cost of a usual source of care for children
    Sarah A Birken
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27516, USA
    Pediatrics 123:77-83. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that children with a usual source of care would have greater odds of having any outpatient expenditures, lower odds of emergency department and inpatient expenditures, and lower expenditures overall...
  7. pmc Uncovering middle managers' role in healthcare innovation implementation
    Sarah A Birken
    Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1107 A McGavran Greenberg Campus Box 7411 Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Implement Sci 7:28. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Elaborating on theory with middle managers' experience implementing healthcare innovations in practice
    Sarah A Birken
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1103E McGavran Greenberg, 135 Dauer Drive, Campus Box 7411, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    Implement Sci 11:2. 2016
    ....
  9. pmc The Relationship Between Cancer Survivors' Socioeconomic Status and Reports of Follow-up Care Discussions with Providers
    Lisa D DiMartino
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    J Cancer Educ . 2016
    ..Future research assessing mechanisms underlying relationships between survivors' SES indicators and reports of follow-up care discussions with providers is also warranted...
  10. pmc Combined use of the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research (CFIR) and the Theoretical Domains Framework (TDF): a systematic review
    Sarah A Birken
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1103E McGavran Greenberg, 135 Dauer Drive, Campus Box 7411, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    Implement Sci 12:2. 2017
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Models of Cancer Survivorship Care: Overview and Summary of Current Evidence
    Michael T Halpern
    RTI International, Washington, DC, and Research Triangle Park, NC and University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
    J Oncol Pract 11:e19-27. 2015
    ..This article, derived from a Technical Brief prepared for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, presents an overview on current models of care for survivors of adult-onset cancer who have completed active treatment...
  12. pmc A systematic review of the use of the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research
    M Alexis Kirk
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7411, USA
    Implement Sci 11:72. 2016
    ..This systematic review assesses the extent to which the CFIR's use in implementation research fulfills goals set forth by Damschroder et al. in terms of breadth of use, depth of application, and contribution to implementation research...