health facility closure
Summary: The closing of any health facility, e.g., health centers, residential facilities, and hospitals.
Publications182 found, 100 shown here
- The premature demise of public child and adolescent inpatient psychiatric beds : part I: overview and current conditionsJeffrey L Geller
Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Psychiatr Q 77:251-71. 2006....
- Forty years of deinstitutionalization of psychiatric services in Canada: an empirical assessmentPatricia Sealy
Chelsey Park Long Term Care, London, Ontario
Can J Psychiatry 49:249-57. 2004..To empirically analyze the implementation of the policy of deinstitutionalization of psychiatric services over a 40-year period...
- Health care in crisisDonald J Palmisano
American Medical Association, 515 North State St, Chicago, Ill 60610, USA
Circulation 109:2933-5. 2004
- Community perception of rural hospital conversion/closure: re-conceptualising as a critical incidentPammla M Petrucka
Faculty of Nursing, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Aust J Rural Health 11:249-53. 2003..Some researchers suggest hospital conversion/closure is a devastating event in the life of rural communities, yielding long-lasting medical, economic and psychological consequences...
- "If you want to sit on your butts you'll get nothing!" Community activism in response to threats of rural hospital closure in southern New ZealandRoss Barnett
Department of Geography, University of Canterbury, Private Bag 4800, Christchurch, New Zealand
Health Place 9:59-71. 2003..Given the common political and economic context, these local factors proved important in determining which communities successfully retained hospital services...
- Impact of rural hospital closures in Saskatchewan, CanadaL Liu
Health Services Utilization and Research Commission HSURC, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Soc Sci Med 52:1793-804. 2001..It requires creative approaches to the provision of primary care, good emergency services, and good communication with the public on the intent and outcomes of change...
- Hospitals. Portrait of a failureKen Terry
Med Econ 82:26-30. 2005
- Consolidations and closures: an empirical analysis of exits from the hospital industryTeresa D Harrison
Department of Economics, LeBow College of Business, Drexel University, Philadelphia 19104, USA
Health Econ 16:457-74. 2007..Thus, increased market power, relative to cost reductions, appears to play a larger role in the merger decision. Our results also provide insight into possible correlations between mergers and closures...
- Treatment quality as a crucial issue in the process of closing Como Mental HospitalA Mastroeni
Seishin Shinkeigaku Zasshi 105:1168-74. 2003
- Motor city bluesRichard Haugh
Hosp Health Netw 77:56-60, 62, 2. 2003..With its safety net hospital in peril, Detroit had a choice: fundamentally reform its public health system or watch it collapse. Cities nationwide face a similar dilemma...
- Mental health for persons with intellectual disability in the post-deinstitutionalization era: experiences from British ColumbiaRobin Friedlander
Clinical Associate Professor, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Isr J Psychiatry Relat Sci 43:275-80. 2006..This paper documents the delivery of mental health care in BC for this population and contrasts the dream versus the reality of community living for people with dual diagnosis (mental illness coupled with an intellectual disability)...
- The effect of urban hospital closure on marketsRichard C Lindrooth
Department of Health Administration and Policy, Medical University of South Carolina, 19 Hagood Road, P O Box 250807, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
J Health Econ 22:691-712. 2003..Overall, we estimate that costs per adjusted admission declined by 2-4% for all patients and about 6-8% for patients who would have been treated at the closed hospital...
- Louisiana's second chanceHoward Larkin
Hosp Health Netw 81:54-6, 58, 60 passim. 2007..As devastating as Hurricane Katrina was, it provided a unique opportunity for Louisiana to reform its antiquated health care system...
- Deinstitutionalization and mortality: findings of a controlled research design in New JerseyPaul Lerman
Developmental Disabilities Planning Institute, Center for Architecture and Building Science Research, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Center for Architecture and Building Science Research, 323 Martin Luther King Blvd, Newark, NJ 07102, USA
Ment Retard 41:225-36. 2003..Adding mover/stayer status and community/institutional placement to the analyses did not enhance the model. Nursing home placements emerged as a postclosure risk variable...
- [The reformation of psychiatry was only a modernization]Sebastian Stierl
Psychiatr Prax 34:215-7. 2007
- Antecedents of hospital ownership conversions, mergers, and closuresFrank A Sloan
Center for Health Policy, Law and Management, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
Inquiry 40:39-56. 2003..By contrast, conversions from for-profit ownership occur quickly following declines in margins. Many mergers seem motivated by a desire to increase market power--a consideration not evident for conversions...
- Discharges of patients from public psychiatric hospitals in Italy between 1994 and 2000Barbara D'Avanzo
Laboratory of Epidemiology and Social Psychiatry, Mario Negri Institute, Milan, Italy
Int J Soc Psychiatry 49:27-34. 2003..Psychiatric hospitals in Italy had to be closed under a law dated 1994...
- Nursing home closures: effects on capacity and reasons for closureAnn Netten
Personal Social Services Research Unit, University of Kent at Canterbury, Canterbury, Kent CT2 7NF, UK
Age Ageing 32:332-7. 2003..to identify the rate of closure of nursing homes for older people, the types of homes closing and the reasons for closure...
- What happens when a hospital closes it's emergency department: our experienceAnne Mitchell
Emergency Department, Banner Baywood Medical Center, Mesa, AZ 85206, USA
J Emerg Nurs 34:126-9. 2008
- Market entry and exit in long-term care: 1985-2000Kathleen Dalton
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Health Care Financ Rev 24:17-32. 2002..County-level reduction in the number of SNFs was not associated with low income or other sociodemographic risk factors...
- The ED picture todayRobert Lowes
Med Econ 80:15. 2003
- Physician specialty practices. Strategic survival for rural hospitalsRonald Deprez
Healthc Financ Manage 58:76-80. 2004..Rural hospital financial performance can be boosted by implementing a model for providing greater access to specialty care. Each of these models has its own unique financial implications and advantages for rural hospitals...
- Mental illness and community care: a case for researchBill Whitfield
Int J Psychiatr Nurs Res 12:1363. 2006
- Health insurance, the uninsured, and hospitals: collision courseEmily Friedman
Boston University, School of Public Health, USA
Front Health Serv Manage 21:3-15. 2005..The question is whether American hospitals have the will and the ability to stave off an impending disaster...
- Does service diversification enhance organizational survival?: Evidence from the private substance abuse treatment systemHannah K Knudsen
Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, Institute for Behavioral Research, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 32:241-52. 2005..There was a positive association between closure and offering an inpatient psychiatric program. These findings suggest that there may be strategic benefits in expanding services to meet the needs of diverse clientele...
- Chain reaction: an exploratory study of nursing home bankruptcy in CaliforniaMartin Kitchener
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
J Aging Soc Policy 17:19-35. 2005..These findings indicate that, rather than facility characteristics and local market factors, strategic decisions taken at the corporate (chain) level are the major determinants of nursing facility bankruptcy status...
- Modeling patient flows using a queuing network with blockingNaoru Koizumi
Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 278 Towne Building, 200 South 33rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Health Care Manag Sci 8:49-60. 2005..Thus removal of such facility-specific bottlenecks may be the most efficient way to reduce congestion in the system as a whole...
- No room in the ERKim Kiser
Minn Med 88:9-11. 2005
- Changing demand for mental health services in the emergency department of a public hospitalRoss Kalucy
Department of Psychiatry, Flinders Medical Centre, Bedford Park, South Australia, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:74-80. 2005..This study describes changing patterns of attendances by patients with mental health problems to the emergency department (ED) of a public teaching hospital in Adelaide, South Australia...
- Avoiding extinction: successful private psychiatric hospitals in the opening decade of the twenty-first centuryJeffrey L Geller
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
Psychiatr Q 77:189-201. 2006..A case example is provided for each adaptation: Sheppard Pratt Health System (Baltimore) for the former; Austen Riggs Center (Stockbridge, Massachusetts) for the latter...
- Access to hospitals in the wake of terrorism: challenges and needs for maintaining public confidenceThomas May
Center for the Study of Bioethics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
Disaster Manag Response 4:67-71. 2006..Importantly, these challenges are related to features of terrorist events that distinguish such events from circumstances of "normal" surge that might result in, for example, closure of emergency rooms...
- Emergency department capacity and access in California, 1990-2001: an economic analysisGlenn A Melnick
School of Policy, Planning, and Development, University of Southern California, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004..Supporting economic analyses show that EDs are sustainable since they generate a sizable and growing portion of inpatient admissions, which contribute to overall economic viability...
- Restring the safety net. Incremental changes aren't enough; a new system of care is neededThomas Chapman
HSC Foundation, Washington, USA
Mod Healthc 34:22. 2004
- Veterans' health careGeorge McAnanama
Am J Public Health 94:519. 2004
- Inpatient psychiatric treatment: should we revive a shrinking system?Kathleen R Delaney
College of Nursing, Rush University Medical Center, 600 S Paulina, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
Arch Psychiatr Nurs 20:242-4. 2006
- Hospital and emergency department crowding in the United StatesRobert W Schafermeyer
Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Emerg Med (Fremantle) 15:22-7. 2003..In order to achieve any of these changes in policy over the long term, advocates for reform must aggressively pursue them today...
- Community mental health nursing: keeping pace with care delivery?Julie Henderson
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Faculty of Health Science, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Int J Ment Health Nurs 17:162-70. 2008..These issues, along with difficulties in recruiting and retaining staff, have led to the intensification of community mental health work and a crisis response to care with less time for targeted interventions...
- Security in the wake of changeGlenn Palmiere
G Pierce Wood Memorial Hospital, Arcadia, FL, USA
Health Manag Technol 23:26, 28, 31. 2002
- [On the death of Caspar Kulenkampff]Manfred Bauer
Psychiatr Prax 29:173-4. 2002
- State mental hospitals and their host communities: the origins of hostile public reactionsNancy Wolff
Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, 30 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1293, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 29:304-17. 2002..These results suggest that the best way to improve relations between hospitals and their host communities is for hospitals to behave like "good" neighbors...
- Mental health system reform: a multi country comparisonWes Shera
Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Canada
Soc Work Health Care 35:547-75. 2002..This analysis provides an opportunity to explore similarities and differences in mental system reform and in particular identify the challenges for social work in the field of mental health in the 21st century...
- Trends in the use and capacity of California's emergency departments, 1990-1999Susan Lambe
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program
Ann Emerg Med 39:389-96. 2002..Data supporting perceptions of inadequate capacity are sparse and conflicting. We describe changes in the use and capacity of California's EDs between 1990 and 1999, as well as trends in severity of patient illness or injury...
- Should you close your waiting room? Addressing ED overcrowding through education and staff-based participatory researchPaula Tanabe
Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
J Emerg Nurs 34:285-9. 2008..The purpose of this project was to develop operational criteria to "close the ED waiting room"...
- Future financial viability of rural hospitalsJeffrey Stensland
University of Minnesota
Health Care Financ Rev 23:175-88. 2002..The Critical Access Hospital (CAH) Program is expected to prevent reductions in inpatient and outpatient prospective payments from causing an increase in rural hospital closures...
- Overcrowding and fiscal pressures in emergency medicineSteven R Eastaugh
Department of Health Services Management and Policy, School of Public Health and Health Services, George Washington University, Washington, D C, USA
Hosp Top 80:7-11. 2002..Emergency departments are much more than the nation's last line of defense for the medically indigent; they are the frontline caregivers to all of us, providing care during our most vulnerable times: emergencies and disasters...
- Examining closure rates of rural hospitals: an assessment of a strategic taxonomyM Drain
Office of Institutional Research, Houston Community College System, Houston, Texas, USA
Health Care Manage Rev 26:27-51. 2001....
- Community integration and statewide systems change: qualitative evaluation research in community life and disabilityJulie Ann Racino
Community and Policy Studies, Rome, New York, USA
J Health Soc Policy 14:1-25. 2002....
- A crisis in adolescent psychRichard Haugh
Hosp Health Netw 77:38-41, 1. 2003..Hospitals that still offer inpatient psychiatric beds are often full, with long waiting lists. So who fills the breach? The hospital emergency department...
- Hospital utilization, efficiency and access to care during and shortly after restructuring acute care in Newfoundland and LabradorBrendan Barrett
Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Faculty of Medicine, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:31-7. 2005....
- The future pattern of psychiatric provision in EnglandD Goldberg
Institute of Psychiatry, King's College, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London, UK
Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci 249:123-7. 1999..Future changes to the way in which the National Health Service is funded--with resource being allocated by groups of general practitioners--make it likely that there will be a shift of resources towards primary care services...
- Organizational diversification in the American hospitalT S Snail
School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 19:417-53. 1998..Hospital diversification into related services improved short-term financial performance over unrelated diversification, although long-term performance was similar...
- Factors associated with hospital bankruptcies: a political and economic frameworkAmy Yarbrough Landry
Department of Health Administration, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
J Healthc Manag 54:252-71; discussion 271-2. 2009..Common nonfinancial factors associated with hospital bankruptcies include mismanagement, increased competition, and reimbursement changes...
- Current status and perceived needs of information technology in Critical Access Hospitals: a survey studyGeorge Demiris
University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Inform Prim Care 15:45-51. 2007..The study demonstrates that IT applications have to be customised to address the needs and infrastructure of the rural settings in order to be accepted and properly utilised...
- Health care provider outcomes during and shortly after acute care restructuring in Newfoundland and LabradorChristine Way
School of Nursing, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
J Health Serv Res Policy 10:S2:58-67. 2005....
- Deinstitutionalization in intellectual disabilitiesJulie Beadle-Brown
Tizard Centre, University of Kent, Canterbury, UK
Curr Opin Psychiatry 20:437-42. 2007..This review explores recent literature on deinstitutionalization and intellectual disabilities and focuses on papers published in academic journals mainly during 2006...
- Legitimacy of hospital reconfiguration: the controversial downsizing of Kidderminster hospitalEivor Oborn
Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, Imperial College London, UK
J Health Serv Res Policy 13:11-8. 2008..This paper examines the contested organizational legitimacy of hospital reconfiguration, which continues to be a central issue in health care management...
- Understanding the role of contextual influences on local health-care decision making: case study results from Ontario, CanadaJ Abelson
Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
Soc Sci Med 53:777-93. 2001....
- [Closure of major aorto-pulmonary collateral artery with the Amplatzer vascular plug in an infant with pulmonary atresia and ventricular septal defect - a difficult therapeutic problem]Małgorzata Pawelec-Wojtalik
Katedra Pediatrii, Uniwersytet Medyczny w Poznaniu
Kardiol Pol 67:420-3. 2009..On the 66th day of infant life (by that time the patient weighted 3 kg), another procedure with the Amplatzer vascular plug was performed. This procedure was successful. After a few days the infant was discharged from hospital...
- The Sasagawa project: a model for deinstitutionalisation in JapanMasafumi Mizuno
Department of Neuropsychiatry, School of Medicine, Keio University, Shinjuku ku, Japan
Keio J Med 54:95-101. 2005..This project might be a useful model for effecting and monitoring transition from hospital to community care in Japan and other countries where such changes have been proposed...
- Service use and costs of supporting the most socially disabled patients in a hospital reprovision programme. A two-hospital comparisonPaul McCrone
P024 Centre for the Economics of Mental Health, Health Services Research Dept, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF, UK
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:656-61. 2006..This paper compares service use and costs of difficult-to-place patients from two UK hospitals (Friern and Warley) and identifies predictors of cost. One of these hospitals (Warley) provided a more intensive programme of rehabilitation...
- People with an intellectual disability living in an intentional communityM Randell
School of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT, England
J Intellect Disabil Res 53:716-26. 2009..This paper reports the results of research that explores the perceptions of people with an ID living in an intentional community and the meaning of their community to them...
- Scale and scope efficiencies through hospital consolidationsColin Preyra
Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences ICES, Toronto, Ont, Canada
J Health Econ 25:1049-68. 2006..Furthermore, these gains may not have been detected using standard approaches in the literature...
- Evaluation of a special rehabilitation programme for patients who are difficult to placeJulian Leff
TAPS, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Royal Free and University College Medical School, 69 Fleet Road, London NW3 1QU, UK
Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 37:532-6. 2002..The aim of this study was to evaluate a rehabilitation programme specially designed for difficult-to-place patients in a psychiatric hospital undergoing closure...
- Experiences of nurses in transition after hospital closureLaunette Woolforde
North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Institute for Nursing, New Hyde Park, New York 11040, USA
J Contin Educ Nurs 41:294-5. 2010..This column addresses themes uncovered by nurse educators who interacted with a group of nurses hired by a large health system in New York after the hospital they worked for closed...
- Factors associated with antipsychotic drug use in residential care: changes between 1990 and 1997James Lindesay
Division of Psychiatry for the Elderly, Department of Psychiatry, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:511-9. 2003..There is limited information from population-based studies about the rates of antipsychotic drug use in residential and nursing homes in the UK, and associated adverse effects...
- Increased patient delays in care after the closure of Martin Luther King Hospital: implications for monitoring health system changesKara Odom Walker
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Ethn Dis 21:356-60. 2011..Using community-based participatory research methods, we explored the impact of hospital closure among late middle aged and elderly racial/ethnic minorities in South Los Angeles...
- Response to the sudden closure of St. Vincent's Hospital: learning from a real, no-notice, prolonged surge eventAmesh A Adalja
Center for Biosecurity of UPMC, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
Biosecur Bioterror 9:153-61. 2011..Novel operating methods used in response to this surge event offer practical and broadly applicable principles that might improve medical surge management in other hospitals...
- Predictors of mortality following involuntary interinstitutional relocationAnn Laughlin
School of Nursing, Creighton University, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
J Gerontol Nurs 33:20-6; quiz 28-9. 2007..A Cox regression model demonstrated that the only variable to achieve significance in predicting mortality was the relocation itself. Research must evaluate strategies that will reduce the negative effects of involuntary relocation...
- Effect of closure of a local safety-net hospital on primary care physicians' perceptions of their role in patient careKara Odom Walker
Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California San Francisco, USA
Ann Fam Med 9:496-503. 2011....
- Lessons drawn from the critique of the Hissom closure evaluationGlenn T Fujiura
Department of Disability and Human Development, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1640 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, 60608, USA
Ment Retard 44:372-5. 2006
- Impact of the closure of a large urban medical center: a qualitative assessment (part I)Diana Romero
CUNY School of Public Health, Hunter College, 2180 Third Avenue, Room 542, New York, NY 10035, USA
J Community Health 37:982-94. 2012..Coordinated efforts to provide the community with information about health and social services in the area will respond to a clear need while reducing some of the complexity encountered with utilizing local health care services...
- Market. When F is for failureLaura Donnelly
Health Serv J 115:14-5. 2005
- Measuring up. N. Y. execs concerned that rating system is a 'hit list'Cinda Becker
Mod Healthc 35:12. 2005
- Deinstitutionalization in Europe: two recent examples from Germany and HungaryGusztáv Stubnya
Semmelweis University, Ullöi street 26 HUN 1085 Budapest, Hungary
Psychiatr Danub 22:406-12. 2010....
- Fewer hospitals close doors in '01Mary Chris Jaklevic
Mod Healthc 32:22. 2002
- Elderly people must not be forgottenChris Jones
Br J Nurs 12:208. 2003
- Recycling former psychiatric hospitals in New Zealand: echoes of deinstitutionalisation and restructuringAlun E Joseph
Department of Geography, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada N1G 2W1
Health Place 15:79-87. 2009..While this stigmatising is attributable in the first instance to deinstitutionalisation, the evidence suggests strongly that it was co-opted and exploited by the forces of restructuring...
- Hospital closures: the great tabooNick Timmins
BMJ 335:535. 2007
- GPs' commissioning saves hospitalGraham Clewes
Health Serv J 116:12. 2006
- Factors associated with increasing nursing home closuresNicholas G Castle
Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Health Serv Res 44:1088-109. 2009..We determine the rate of nursing home closures for 7 years (1999-2005) and examine internal (e.g., quality), organizational (e.g., chain membership), and external (e.g., competition) factors associated with these closures...
- Future of the RCVS libraryDon Haxby
Vet Rec 150:584. 2002
- Collision course: the privatization of graduate medical education at one universityStephen K Klasko
College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
Acad Med 82:238-44. 2007....
- Extreme planning. Experts say New York's plan to restructure its healthcare system may prompt other states to consider doing the sameCinda Becker
Mod Healthc 36:6-7, 16, 1. 2006..David Sandman, left, the executive director of the commission, says New York needs "to spend smarter and obtain better value...
- Hospital-based and freestanding skilled nursing facilities: any cause for differential Medicare payments?Korbin Liu
Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
Inquiry 40:94-104. 2003..We examine case mix-related and other factors behind the cost differences between hospital-based and freestanding SNFs. Some payment adjustment, notably for nontherapy ancillary services, may be reasonable for the short term...
- Use of DNA fingerprinting in decision making for considering closure of neonatal intensive care units because of Pseudomonas aeruginosa bloodstream infectionsGordon E Schutze
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
Pediatr Infect Dis J 23:110-4. 2004..We utilized molecular fingerprinting to identify the source of bloodstream infections in an NICU and used this information to apply infection control measures that allowed the nursery to stay open and continue to accept referrals...
- [Decrease in hospital admissions due to cardiovascular diseases]J E Roeters van Lennep
Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum, afd Hartziekten, Postbus 9600, 2300 RC Leiden
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:7-9. 2004..There are many factors, other than the closure of hospital beds, which could explain the observed decline in the number of admissions due to cardiovascular disease...
- Protests mark threatened closure of medical schoolAlison Abbott
Nature 415:247. 2002
- HSJ campaign. Dereliction of dutyDaloni Carlisle
Health Serv J 113:12-5. 2003
- Renovate or replace?Dale Knutson
Health Estate 56:32. 2002..From a medical/research perspective, the location adjacent to the university was and still remains invaluable...
- The geography of belonging: the experience of birthing at home for First Nations womenJude Kornelsen
Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Canada Centre for Rural Health Research, 530 1501 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC V6J4Z6, Canada
Health Place 16:638-45. 2010....
- Consultation liaison psychiatry in GreeceAthanassios Douzenis
Second Psychiatry Department, Athens University Medical School, A Hikon Hospital, Athens, Greece
J Psychosom Res 64:457-8. 2008
- [First assessment of Care Choice Halland: health centers keeping to ethics are threatened by closure]Johan Grafström
Lakartidningen 105:1502-3. 2008
- Just fading away? The closing of Walter ReedHoward Markel
University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA
N Engl J Med 353:1764-6. 2005
- Initial management of hospital evacuations caused by Hurricane Rita: a systematic investigationErin L Downey
US Department of State, Office of the Geographer and Global Issues, Washington, DC, USA
Prehosp Disaster Med 28:257-63. 2013..Hurricanes remain a major threat to hospitals throughout the world. The authors attempted to identify the planning areas that impact hospital management of evacuations and the challenges faced when sheltering-in-place...
- Discarding the crown jewelWilliam D Morain
Ann Plast Surg 56:104-5. 2006
- [Alphonse Laveran Military Hospital No. 303 of Constantine. Evocation and testimony]Pierre Lefebvre
Bull Acad Natl Med 191:1309-15. 2007
- Closing doors, saving servicesMargaret P Price
Insight Health Partners LLC, St Petersburg, Fla, USA
Trustee 64:6-7, 1. 2011..After ending inpatient care, a hospital recommits to its community...
- ALARA considerations for the whole body neutron irradiation facility source removal project at Brookhaven National LaboratoryPatrick T Sullivan
Brookhaven National Laboratory, PO Box 5000, Building 860, Upton, NY 11973, USA
Health Phys 90:S18-23. 2006..The planning and the administrative as well as engineering controls put in place enabled personnel to safely remove and encapsulate the sources while keeping exposure as low as reasonably achievable (ALARA)...
- Regulation. N.Y. takes stockDagmara Scalise
Hosp Health Netw 80:22, 24, 26. 2006
- The dual roles of rural midwives: the potential for role conflict and impact on retentionKaren Yates
Department of Regional Maternity Services, Cairns Base Hospital, PO Box 902, Cairns, QId 4870, Australia
Collegian 18:107-13. 2011..In particular, the paper links the concepts of Role Theory to the requirement for midwives to work in dual roles and the potential for role stress to develop...
- Calif. ordered to close 1, open 1Laura B Benko
Mod Healthc 35:12. 2005
- NETWORK ANALYSIS OF COMPETITION IN HOSPITAL MARKETSMin Woong Sohn; Fiscal Year: 1993....
- HOSPITAL CLOSURES AND MEDICARE MULTIPLE ADM PATIENTSSusan DesHarnais; Fiscal Year: 1993..A measure of outcome of care within six months of admission: Risk-adjusted readmission rates is also used...
- GRAVITY MODEL ANALYSIS OF HOSPITAL PATIENT FLOWSJohn Lowe; Fiscal Year: 1991..Selected public policies, e.g. public hospital bed relocations and hospital subsidies, that could affect future patient flows also will be evaluated...
- Hospital Closure and Healthcare QualityDerek DeLia; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Staffing Characteristics of Nursing Homes and QualityNicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- EXAMINING NURSING HOME COMPARENicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- The Influence of Staff Turnover on QualityNicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- INCIDENT REPORTING IN NURSING HOMESNicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008..This information will further our development of a standardized incident reporting mechanism recommended by the Institute of Medicine and others. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- HIV RISK OF MENTAL ILLNESS CLIENTS ACROSS SERVICE SITESEric Wright; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Assessing Change in Mental Illness Stigma Over A DecadeBernice Pescosolido; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Mental Health Services /Criminal Justice Research CenterNancy Wolff; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- Stigma and Mental Illness in Cross-National PerspectiveBernice Pescosolido; Fiscal Year: 2007..This knowledge can provide the scientific base for public health and treatment system interventions to mitigate the devastating negative effects of stigma on the lives of persons with SMI. ..
- Social Network & Media Effects on Mental Illness StigmaBernice Pescosolido; Fiscal Year: 2006..This final stage creates a composite of negative and positive TV images of MI based on information collected in I, II and III to develop and carry out a pre- and post-test experimental design/analysis (N=120). [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mental Health & Criminal Justice Post-doctoral TrainingNancy Wolff; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Safety Net Hospitals and Minority Access to Health CareGloria Bazzoli; Fiscal Year: 2009..It is important for policy makers, the public, and the health industry to know what this might mean for access to care if the loss of financial support results in further safety net contraction. ..
- A Decision Support Tool for Adult Sickle Cell Emergency Department PatientsPaula Tanabe; Fiscal Year: 2010..This knowledge will position the candidate to launch a research career as an investigator who will conduct projects aimed at scientifically evaluating mechanisms to improve the care of persons with SCD in the ED setting. ..
- Hospital Finances and the Quality of Hospital CareGloria Bazzoli; Fiscal Year: 2004..does public policy that affects hospital payments, especially the 1997 Balanced Budget Act and its revisions, influence hospital decisions about quality-related resources and processes and the care their patients receive? ..
- INHALED NO IN PREVENTION OF CHRONIC LUNG DISEASEScott Lorch; Fiscal Year: 2004..In summary, this clinical trial will assess the efficacy and safety of inhaled nitric oxide for amelioration of a major disease of premature infants. ..
- Perinatal Regionalization and Quality of CareScott Lorch; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A New Method of Valuing Investments in Workers' HealthSean Nicholson; Fiscal Year: 2006..DirecTV's Work Well Plus program is an ideal program to evaluate to meet these objectives because of its innovative design, integrated data, and diversity of job types. ..
- A Technology-Enhanced Nursing Intervention for Hospice CaregiversGeorge Demiris; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Modeling CJ Involvemment Among PMIWilliam Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development AwardRuey Kang Chang; Fiscal Year: 2006..The principal investigator will take advanced courses to enhance knowledge and skills needed for patient-oriented research and work with the mentors to conduct the proposed project during the award period. ..
- How child welfare inter-agency cooperation may reduce youth HIV risk behaviorsRebecca Wells; Fiscal Year: 2007..These findings will inform managers of related health and social services.yield actionable guidance to child welfare agency managers and policy makers in allocating scarce resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Community factors shaping the sexual behavior of malesRobert Stephenson; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- EXTRAMURAL RESEARCH FACILITIES CONSTRUCTIONKenneth Warner; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- The Precursors and Impacts of Psychiatric Facility ClosureANOUK GRUBAUGH; Fiscal Year: 2008..In contrast, private facility closure occurs when the facility is no longer financially viable and thus may or may not be a function of the quality and quantity of alternatives in the community. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Community Influences on Young People's HIV/AIDS Knowledge, Attitudes & PracticesRobert Stephenson; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..