Margaret V McDonald

Summary

Affiliation: Visiting Nurse Service of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Automating the medication regimen complexity index
    Margaret V McDonald
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York, NY 10001, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:499-505. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Exploring diabetic care deficiencies and adverse events in home healthcare
    Margaret V McDonald
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York City, USA
    J Healthc Qual 30:5-12. 2008
  3. pmc Understanding the complexity of hypertensive African American home care patients: challenges to intervention
    Margaret V McDonald
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York, NY 10001, USA
    Ethn Dis 19:148-53. 2009
  4. pmc Just-in-time evidence-based e-mail "reminders" in home health care: impact on patient outcomes
    Penny H Feldman
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, 107 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:865-85. 2005
  5. pmc Home-based blood pressure interventions for blacks
    Penny H Feldman
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:241-8. 2009
  6. pmc Just-in-time evidence-based e-mail "reminders" in home health care: impact on nurse practices
    Christopher M Murtaugh
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, 5 Penn Plaza, New York, NY 10001 1810, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:849-64. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Can the care transitions measure predict rehospitalization risk or home health nursing use of home healthcare patients?
    Miriam Ryvicker
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York VNSNY, New York City, USA
    J Healthc Qual 35:32-40. 2013
  8. pmc Diuretic use in black patients with uncontrolled hypertension
    Linda M Gerber
    Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Hypertens 26:174-9. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Conducting translation research in the home care setting: lessons from a just-in-time reminder study
    Penny Hollander Feldman
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:49-59. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Outcomes of clinical decision support (CDS) and correlates of CDS use for home care patients with high medication regimen complexity: a randomized trial
    Margaret V McDonald
    Data Science and Strategic Analytic, VNS Outcomes Initiative, New York, NY, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 22:10-19. 2016

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. pmc Automating the medication regimen complexity index
    Margaret V McDonald
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York, NY 10001, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:499-505. 2013
    ..To adapt and automate the medication regimen complexity index (MRCI) within the structure of a commercial medication database in the post-acute home care setting...
  2. ncbi request reprint Exploring diabetic care deficiencies and adverse events in home healthcare
    Margaret V McDonald
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York City, USA
    J Healthc Qual 30:5-12. 2008
    ..Implicit peer review, informed by an explicit review process, determined that 10% of the emergent care events were probably avoidable if home care had been optimal, 56% were potentially avoidable, and 34% were unavoidable...
  3. pmc Understanding the complexity of hypertensive African American home care patients: challenges to intervention
    Margaret V McDonald
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York, NY 10001, USA
    Ethn Dis 19:148-53. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Just-in-time evidence-based e-mail "reminders" in home health care: impact on patient outcomes
    Penny H Feldman
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, 107 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:865-85. 2005
    ..To assess the impact and cost-effectiveness of two information-based provider reminder interventions designed to improve self-care management and outcomes of heart failure (HF) patients...
  5. pmc Home-based blood pressure interventions for blacks
    Penny H Feldman
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:241-8. 2009
    ..Results from this trial will provide important information on potential strategies to improve BP control in a low-income chronically ill patient population...
  6. pmc Just-in-time evidence-based e-mail "reminders" in home health care: impact on nurse practices
    Christopher M Murtaugh
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, 5 Penn Plaza, New York, NY 10001 1810, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:849-64. 2005
    ..To test the effectiveness of two interventions designed to improve the adoption of evidence-based practices by home health nurses caring for heart failure (HF) patients...
  7. doi request reprint Can the care transitions measure predict rehospitalization risk or home health nursing use of home healthcare patients?
    Miriam Ryvicker
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York VNSNY, New York City, USA
    J Healthc Qual 35:32-40. 2013
    ..Selection of measures appropriate for each service setting requires thorough site-specific evaluation. In light of our findings, we cannot recommend the CTM as an additional measure in the home healthcare setting. ..
  8. pmc Diuretic use in black patients with uncontrolled hypertension
    Linda M Gerber
    Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Hypertens 26:174-9. 2013
    ..This study assessed diuretic prescribing patterns in a sample of black patients with uncontrolled hypertension who were identified from a population of home care recipients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Conducting translation research in the home care setting: lessons from a just-in-time reminder study
    Penny Hollander Feldman
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 1:49-59. 2004
    ..Thus limited information exists about how best to promote evidence-based practice in this setting...
  10. doi request reprint Outcomes of clinical decision support (CDS) and correlates of CDS use for home care patients with high medication regimen complexity: a randomized trial
    Margaret V McDonald
    Data Science and Strategic Analytic, VNS Outcomes Initiative, New York, NY, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 22:10-19. 2016
    ..To assess the outcomes of a clinical decision support (CDS) intervention designed for home care patients with high medication regimen complexity (MRC) and to examine correlates of CDS use...
  11. doi request reprint Home-based interventions for black patients with uncontrolled hypertension: a cluster randomized controlled trial
    Penny H Feldman
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Comp Eff Res 5:155-68. 2016
    ..Assess the comparative effectiveness of two blood pressure (BP) control interventions for black patients with uncontrolled hypertension...
  12. ncbi request reprint Can just-in-time, evidence-based "reminders" improve pain management among home health care nurses and their patients?
    Margaret V McDonald
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, New York, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 29:474-88. 2005
    ....
  13. pmc Center for stroke disparities solutions community- based care transition interventions: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial
    Penny H Feldman
    Center for Home Care Policy and Research, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, 107 East 70th Street, 10021, New York, NY, USA
    Trials 16:32. 2015
    ..The CTIs aim to reduce recurrent stroke risk among post-stroke patients via home-based transitional care focused on better HTN management...
  14. doi request reprint Research on reducing avoidable hospitalizations
    Judith C James-Borga
    Adult Acute Care Program, Visiting Nurse Service of New York, Brooklyn, NY 10001, USA
    Home Healthc Nurse 26:406-11. 2008