health plan implementation
Summary: Those actions designed to carry out recommendations pertaining to health plans or programs.
Publications218 found, 100 shown here
- A framework for public health action: the health impact pyramidThomas R Frieden
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Am J Public Health 100:590-5. 2010..Implementing interventions at each of the levels can achieve the maximum possible sustained public health benefit...
- What drives change? Barriers to and incentives for achieving evidence-based practiceRichard Grol
Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Med J Aust 180:S57-60. 2004..Planning needs to take into account the nature of the innovation; characteristics of the professionals and patients involved; and the social, organisational, economic and political context...
- Implementation and adoption of nationwide electronic health records in secondary care in England: final qualitative results from prospective national evaluation in "early adopter" hospitalsAziz Sheikh
Ehealth Research Group, Centre for Population Health Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, UK
BMJ 343:d6054. 2011..To evaluate the implementation and adoption of the NHS detailed care records service in "early adopter" hospitals in England...
- Implementing knowledge into practice for improved neonatal survival; a cluster-randomised, community-based trial in Quang Ninh province, VietnamLars Wallin
Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Nursing, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
BMC Health Serv Res 11:239. 2011....
- Toward evidence-based quality improvement. Evidence (and its limitations) of the effectiveness of guideline dissemination and implementation strategies 1966-1998Jeremy Grimshaw
Clinical Epidemiology Program, Ottawa Health Research Institute, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada
J Gen Intern Med 21:S14-20. 2006..To determine effectiveness and costs of different guideline dissemination and implementation strategies...
- Shared decision making in the United States: policy and implementation activity on multiple frontsDominick L Frosch
Department of Health Services, Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 105:305-12. 2011..Policy makers are intrigued by the potential of SDM to improve health care provision and potentially lower costs. The role of shared decision making in policy and practice will be part of the larger health care reform debate...
- Mixed method designs in implementation researchLawrence A Palinkas
School of Social Work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0411, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 38:44-53. 2011..Complexity of design was associated with number of aims or objectives, study context, and phase of implementation examined. The findings provide suggestions for the use of mixed method designs in implementation research...
- "The problem of the worst-off is dealt with after all other issues": the equity and health policy implementation gap in Burkina FasoValery Ridde
Centre de recherche du Centre Hospitalier de l Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Soc Sci Med 66:1368-78. 2008..For scientific and social reasons it is urgent that we find a solution to halt the exclusion to health care among the poorest groups...
- The meaning and measurement of implementation climateBryan J Weiner
Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Implement Sci 6:78. 2011..In this article, we clarify the meaning of implementation climate, discuss several measurement issues, and propose guidelines for empirical study...
- Differentiating between hospitals according to the "maturity" of quality improvement systems: a new classification scheme in a sample of European hospitalsM J M H Lombarts
Academic Medical Center, Department of Social Medicine, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, P O Box 22700, 1100 DE Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Qual Saf Health Care 18:i38-43. 2009..The aim was to develop a classification scheme for the level of quality improvement (maturity) in EU hospitals, in order to evaluate hospitals according to the maturity of their quality improvement activities...
- Bridging the implementation gap between knowledge and action for healthAndy Haines
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC 1E 7HT, England
Bull World Health Organ 82:724-31; discussion 732. 2004..Given the potential for near-term improvements in health, finding more effective ways of promoting the uptake of evidence-based interventions should be a priority for researchers, practitioners and policy-makers...
- Ingredients for change: revisiting a conceptual frameworkJ Rycroft-Malone
RCN Institute, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HE, UK
Qual Saf Health Care 11:174-80. 2002..Anecdotal reports suggest that the framework has a good level of validity. It is planned to develop it into a practical tool to aid those involved in planning, implementing, and evaluating the impact of changes in health care...
- Crossing the implementation chasm: a proposal for bold actionNancy M Lorenzi
Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:290-6. 2008....
- Differences in antiretroviral scale up in three South African provinces: the role of implementation managementHelen Schneider
School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town, Anzio Road, Observatory, Cape Town 7925, South Africa
BMC Health Serv Res 10:S4. 2010....
- Intervention mapping: a process for developing theory- and evidence-based health education programsL K Bartholomew
Center for Health Promotion Research and Development, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston 77225, USA
Health Educ Behav 25:545-63. 1998....
- Primary care physicians' experiences with electronic medical records: implementation experience in community, urban, hospital, and academic family medicineDave Ludwick
Sherwood Park Primary Care Network, Unit 4, 9 Chippewa Rd, Sherwood Park, Alberta T8A 6J7
Can Fam Physician 56:40-7. 2010..To understand how remuneration and care setting affect the implementation of electronic medical records (EMRs)...
- Planning and studying improvement in patient care: the use of theoretical perspectivesRichard P T M Grol
Centre for Quality of Care Research, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Milbank Q 85:93-138. 2007....
- Public health. Implementation scienceTemina Madon
Division of Advanced Science and Policy Analysis, John E Fogarty International Center, U S National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Science 318:1728-9. 2007
- Barriers to evidence-based decision making in public health: a national survey of chronic disease practitionersJulie A Jacobs
Prevention Research Center in St Louis, Saint Louis University School of Public Health, St Louis, MO, USA
Public Health Rep 125:736-42. 2010..This study investigated state and territorial chronic disease practitioners' self-reported barriers to evidence-based decision making (EBDM)...
- The implementation of tobacco-related brief interventions in substance abuse treatment: a national study of counselorsHannah K Knudsen
Department of Behavioral Science and Center on Drug and Alcohol Research, University of Kentucky, 109 Medical Behavioral Science Building, Lexington, KY 40536 0086, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 38:212-9. 2010..These findings suggest that attempts to increase the implementation of best practices in substance abuse treatment may require attention to organizational contexts and the individuals responsible for implementation...
- Developing and validating a model to predict the success of an IHCS implementation: the Readiness for Implementation ModelKuang Yi Wen
Cancer Prevention and Control, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19012, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:707-13. 2010..This model predicts a healthcare organization's potential for success in implementing an interactive health communication system (IHCS). The model consists of seven weighted factors, with each factor containing five to seven elements...
- Comparative effectiveness of asthma interventions within a practice based research networkHazel Tapp
Department of Family Medicine, Carolinas HealthCare System, 2001 Vail Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28207, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 11:188. 2011....
- Why national eHealth programs need dead philosophers: Wittgensteinian reflections on policymakers' reluctance to learn from historyTrisha Greenhalgh
Queen Mary University of London, UK
Milbank Q 89:533-63. 2011..Although case study evaluations were published, policymakers appeared to overlook many of their recommendations and persisted with some of the NPfIT's most criticized components and implementation methods...
- Standardizing contact investigation protocolsL B Gerald
Lung Health Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham 35233 7337, USA
Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 7:S369-74. 2003..The State of Alabama Department of Public Health Division of Tuberculosis Control...
- Factors influencing best-practice guideline implementation: lessons learned from administrators, nursing staff, and project leadersJenny Ploeg
School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:210-9. 2007..A sound understanding of barriers and facilitators is critical for development of effective and targeted guideline implementation strategies...
- Public health lessons from a pilot programme to reduce mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1 in KhayelitshaM F Abdullah
Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town
S Afr Med J 91:579-83. 2001..Self-administration of the intrapartum dose reached 41%. CONCLUSIONS: Short-course antenatal and intrapartum ART to prevent MTCT of HIV1 was shown to be feasible...
- Evidence-based practice implementation in KansasCharles A Rapp
Office of Mental Health, Research and Training, School of Social Welfare, University of Kansas, Twente Hall, 1545 Lilac Lane, Lawrence, KS 66044 3184, USA
Community Ment Health J 46:461-5. 2010..The challenges going forth are described...
- A comparison of physician pre-adoption and adoption views on electronic health records in Canadian medical practicesNorm Archer
DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
J Med Internet Res 13:e57. 2011..To maximize the chances of success in this effort, physician views on EHRs must be addressed, since user perceptions are key to successful implementation of technology innovations...
- [Epidemiological surveillance at the municipal level: evaluation of the degree of implementation]Luciana Caroline Albuquerque Bezerra
Centro de Pesquisas Aggeu Magalhaes, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Recife, Brasil
Cad Saude Publica 25:827-39. 2009....
- Applying the RE-AIM framework to assess the public health impact of policy changeStephanie Jilcott
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
Ann Behav Med 34:105-14. 2007..However, few have been applied to health policies. There is an important need for models to help design and evaluate health policies...
- Implementation of population screening for colorectal cancer by repeated fecal occult blood test in the NetherlandsMaaike J Denters
Department of Gastroenterology, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
BMC Gastroenterol 9:28. 2009..This study aims to asses the uptake of a second round of fecal occult blood test (FOBt) based screening and to explore factors that could potentially increase this uptake...
- Implementing nursing practice guidelines: a complex undertakingLars Wallin
Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 32:294-300; discussion 300-1. 2005..An overview of the literature in the field is provided, and the authors' experiences are shared, and a few recommendations are tentatively provided...
- Longitudinal analysis on the development of hospital quality management systems in the NetherlandsMichel Dückers
NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Otterstraat, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Int J Qual Health Care 21:330-40. 2009....
- The role of staff turnover in the implementation of evidence-based practices in mental health careEmily M Woltmann
Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
Psychiatr Serv 59:732-7. 2008..It also explored the relationship between turnover and implementation outcomes in an effort to understand whether practitioner perspectives on turnover are related to implementation outcomes...
- Improving quality through effective implementation of information technology in healthcareJohn Øvretveit
Medical Management Centre, The Karolinska Institute, Floor 5, Berzelius väg 3, Stockholm SE 17177, Sweden
Int J Qual Health Care 19:259-66. 2007..To draw on previous research, empirical data from this study is used to develop IT implementation theory...
- Contextual implementation model: a framework for assisting clinical information system implementationsJoanne L Callen
Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW
J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:255-62. 2008..Although other implementation models have been developed, few are grounded in data and others fail to take adequate account of the clinical environment and users' requirements...
- Computerized lifestyle intervention in routine primary health care: evaluation of usage on provider and responder levelsS Carlfjord
Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
Patient Educ Couns 75:238-43. 2009..The aim of this study was to evaluate the use of a computerized concept for lifestyle intervention in routine primary health care (PHC)...
- Changes in safety attitude and relationship to decreased postoperative morbidity and mortality following implementation of a checklist-based surgical safety interventionAlex B Haynes
Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Kresge 440, Boston, MA 02115, USA
BMJ Qual Saf 20:102-7. 2011..To assess the relationship between changes in clinician attitude and changes in postoperative outcomes following a checklist-based surgical safety intervention...
- Do essential service packages benefit the poor? Preliminary evidence from BangladeshTim Ensor
Health Economics Unit, Policy and Research Unit, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Health Policy Plan 17:247-56. 2002..Given the widespread adoption of the ESP approach to health care, the paper also suggests a wider research agenda that examines its impact in other countries and evaluates this worldwide experiment in health service prioritization...
- Program sustainability: focus on organizational routinesP Pluye
Department of Social Studies of Medicine, McGill University, 3647 Peel Street, Montreal, Quebec, H3A 1X1, Canada
Health Promot Int 19:489-500. 2004....
- Assessment of the implementation of the primary health care package at selected sites in South AfricaJ C Heunis
Centre for Health Systems Research and Development, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein
Curationis 29:37-46. 2006..The findings show that while some facilities were able to offer clients most of the services specified by the package, many others were unable do so. The urban renewal nodes differed noticeably in this respect...
- Implementing an evidence-based trauma treatment in a state system after September 11: the CATS projectKimberly Eaton Hoagwood
Columbia University, 1051 Riverside Drive, 78, New York, NY 10032, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:773-9. 2007
- Assessing the implementation of the chronic care model in quality improvement collaborativesMarjorie L Pearson
RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
Health Serv Res 40:978-96. 2005..To measure organizations' implementation of Chronic Care Model (CCM) interventions for chronic care quality improvement (QI)...
- Does Interpersonal Psychotherapy improve clinical care for adolescents with depression attending a rural child and adolescent mental health service? Study protocol for a cluster randomised feasibility trialCate Bearsley-Smith
School of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Monash University, Traralgon, Victoria, Australia
BMC Psychiatry 7:53. 2007..This paper outlines the study rationale and design for this community based research trial...
- Challenges to implementing the national programme for information technology (NPfIT): a qualitative studyJane Hendy
Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
BMJ 331:331-6. 2005..To describe the context for implementing the national programme for information technology (NPfIT) in England, actual and perceived barriers, and opportunities to facilitate implementation...
- Community-wide implementation of health information technology: the Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative experienceAllan H Goroll
Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Medical Service, 15 Parkman Street, Suite 645, Boston, MA 02114, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:132-9. 2009..This article describes the formation and implementation phases of the Collaborative, focusing on barriers identified, lessons learned, and policy issues...
- Understanding health care organization needs and context. Beyond performance gapsLaura K Kochevar
VA Colorectal Cancer QUERI and Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research Minneapolis VAMC, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
J Gen Intern Med 21:S25-9. 2006..We provide a theoretical framework for our need to understand organizational contexts and how organizational characteristics can alert us to situations where preimplementation tools will prove most valuable...
- Is patient-centredness in European hospitals related to existing quality improvement strategies? Analysis of a cross-sectional survey (MARQuIS study)O Groene
Avedis Donabedian University Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona, Spain
Qual Saf Health Care 18:i44-50. 2009..There is growing recognition of patients' contributions to setting objectives for their own care, improving health outcomes and evaluating care...
- Implementation and use of an electronic health record within the Indian Health ServiceThomas D Sequist
Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02120, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:191-7. 2007..There are limited data regarding implementing electronic health records (EHR) in underserved settings. We evaluated the implementation of an EHR within the Indian Health Service (IHS), a federally funded health system for Native Americans...
- Implementation of patient safety strategies in European hospitalsR Sunol
Avedis Donabedian Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona 08037, Spain
Qual Saf Health Care 18:i57-61. 2009..This study is part of the Methods of Assessing Response to Quality Improvement Strategies (MARQuIS) research project on cross-border care, investigating quality improvement strategies in healthcare systems across the European Union (EU)...
- Impact of quality strategies on hospital outputsR Sunol
Avedis Donabedian Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health CIBERESP, Barcelona 08037, Spain
Qual Saf Health Care 18:i62-8. 2009....
- Understanding implementation: the case of a computerized physician order entry system in a large Dutch university medical centerJos Aarts
Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Am Med Inform Assoc 11:207-16. 2004..During the course of this study, the full implementation of CPOE was halted, but the aborted implementation exposed issues on which the authors did not initially focus...
- Public-sector maternal health programmes and services for rural BangladeshMalay Kanti Mridha
Public Health Sciences Division, ICDDR, B, G P O Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
J Health Popul Nutr 27:124-38. 2009....
- Quality of obstetric care in public-sector facilities and constraints to implementing emergency obstetric care services: evidence from high- and low-performing districts of BangladeshIqbal Anwar
Public Health Sciences Division, ICDDR, B, G P O Box 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
J Health Popul Nutr 27:139-55. 2009..While the centralized push system of management has its strengths, special strategies for improving the response in the low-performing areas is urgently warranted...
- Selecting, presenting and delivering clinical guidelines: are there any "magic bullets"?Martin P Eccles
Centre for Health Services Research, 21 Claremont Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4AA, UK
Med J Aust 180:S52-4. 2004....
- The implementation of quality management systems in hospitals: a comparison between three countriesC Wagner
NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, The Netherlands
BMC Health Serv Res 6:50. 2006....
- Maternal health situation in India: a case studyKranti S Vora
Centre for Management of Health Services, India Institute of Management, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad, India
J Health Popul Nutr 27:184-201. 2009..It also stresses the need for regulation of the private sector and encourages further public-private partnerships and policies, along with a strong political will and improved management capacity for improving maternal health...
- Outside the box and into thick air: implementation of an exterior mobile pediatric emergency response team for North American H1N1 (swine) influenza virus in Houston, TexasAndrea T Cruz
Section of Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Ann Emerg Med 55:23-31. 2010..We describe the implementation of a mobile pediatric emergency response team for mildly ill children with influenza-like illnesses during the H1N1 swine influenza outbreak...
- An illustration of whole systems thinkingKanwal Kalim
Centre for Health Informatics, City University, London, UK
Health Serv Manage Res 19:174-85. 2006..Soft systems thinking is the best approach, given the complexity of health care. It is a flexible, cost-effective solution, which should be a prerequisite before any new health policy is launched...
- E-Prescribing collaboration in Massachusetts: early experiences from regional prescribing projectsJohn Halamka
CareGroup Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, 1135 Tremont Street, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:239-44. 2006..In Massachusetts, regional projects have helped to address these barriers, and e-Prescribing activities are accelerating rapidly within the state...
- State implementation of evidence-based practice for youths, part II: recommendations for research and policyEric J Bruns
Division of Public Behavioral Health and Justice Policy, University of Washington School of Medicine, 2815 Eastlake Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98102, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 47:499-504. 2008
- Impact of a smoke-free policy in a large psychiatric hospital on staff attitudes and patient behaviorSabrina Voci
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada M5S 2S1
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 32:623-30. 2010....
- Perceived efficiency impacts following electronic health record implementation: an exploratory study of an urban community health center networkAnn Scheck McAlearney
Division of Health Services Management and Policy, College of Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, United States
Int J Med Inform 79:807-16. 2010..The objective of this study was to explore EHR users' perspectives about the EHR implementation process and impact in a CHC network...
- Shared decision making in the Netherlands, is the time ripe for nationwide, structural implementation?Trudy van der Weijden
Dept General Practice CAPHRI School for Public Health and Primary Care, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 105:283-8. 2011..The Dutch Platform for SDM that will be launched in Maastricht in June 2011 is therefore a timely and relevant initiative...
- Start-stop funding, its causes and consequences: a case study of the delivery exemptions policy in GhanaSophie Witter
IMMPACT programme, University of Aberdeen, AB25 2ZD UK
Int J Health Plann Manage 22:133-43. 2007..Some of the factors causing erratic funding--such as party politics and intersectoral haggling over resources--are unavoidable, but others, such as communication and management failures can and should be addressed...
- Community readiness to prevent intimate partner violence in Bexar County, TexasMargaret Brackley
Department of Chronic Nursing Care, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio School of Nursing, USA
J Transcult Nurs 14:227-36. 2003....
- How the CATCH eat smart program helps implement the USDA regulations in school cafeteriasDeanna M Hoelscher
Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, University of Texas at Houston, School of Public Health, Houston 77030, USA
Health Educ Behav 30:434-46. 2003..Intervention schools most closely met USDA SMI recommendations for fat. Thus, the CATCH Eat Smart Program assisted school cafeterias in meeting USDA guidelines 5 years postimplementation...
- Long-term implementation of the CATCH physical education programSteven H Kelder
Center for Health Promotion and Prevention Research, School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 77030, USA
Health Educ Behav 30:463-75. 2003..e., 50%), whereas the FC and UC schools came close to it. Barriers to implementing CATCH PE included insufficient training and lower importance of PE compared to other academic areas and indicate the need for in-service training...
- Maintenance of a health promotion program in elementary schools: results from the CATCH-ON study key informant interviewsLeslie A Lytle
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
Health Educ Behav 30:503-18. 2003....
- [Assessing the application of Rwanda's national protocol for uncomplicated malaria treatment in healthcare institutions in Kigali City, Rwanda]M Nzayirambaho
Ecole de Santé Publique, Université Nationale du Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda
Med Mal Infect 38:119-24. 2008..In November 2001, the National Health Ministry of Rwanda advocated a new therapeutic protocol replacing chloroquine by an amodiaquine+sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine combination for the treatment of uncomplicated malaria...
- Four-State FAS Consortium: model for program implementation and data collectionJudy Struck
Center for Disabilities, Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of South Dakota, 1400 West 22nd Street, Sioux Falls, SD 57105, USA
Neurotoxicol Teratol 25:643-9. 2003....
- A new approach to design and implement a lifestyle intervention programme to prevent type 2 diabetes in New Zealand MaoriEleanor Murphy
Diabetes Department, Dunedin Hospital, HealthCare Otago, Great King Street, Dunedin, New Zealand
Asia Pac J Clin Nutr 12:419-22. 2003..We describe the process involved in developing a successful community programme for Maori and outline the novel aspects of the programme which contribute to its acceptability and success in the local community...
- How do we translate science into public health policy and law?Jonathan E Fielding
University of California Los Angeles School of Public Health and Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
J Law Med Ethics 30:22-32. 2002..The article also provides and discusses examples of translating and implementing science-based solutions to address public health problems effectively...
- Is evidence-based implementation of evidence-based care possible?Jeremy M Grimshaw
Clinical Epidemiology Programme, Ottawa Health Research Institute, 1053 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Y 4E9, Canada
Med J Aust 180:S50-1. 2004..Future research is required to develop a better theoretical base and to evaluate further guideline dissemination and implementation strategies...
- Changing healthcare organisations to change clinical performanceJeffrey S Robinson
University of Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
Med J Aust 180:S61-2. 2004..They will bring together clinicians and other professionals to improve clinical care across the healthcare system...
- [Organization of inpatient nursing--when solutions become problems (1): Projects should not be a goal in themselves]Peter Stratmeyer
Hämburger Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften in den Themenbereichen Krankenhaussystemanalyse, Pflegeorganisation, Patientenschulung und Pflegeberatung
Pflege Z 60:682-5. 2007
- Evidence-based treatment: why, what, where, when, and how?William R Miller
Department of Psychology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 1161, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 29:267-76. 2005....
- [Requirements and quality of health promotion in the workplace--evaluation study]Krzysztof Puchalski
Zakładu Organizacji Ochrony Zdrowia Instytut Medycyny Pracy im prof J Nofera w Łodzi
Med Pr 54:1-7. 2003..The former is usually reported by enterprises that are not active in this field, and the latter is an obstacle to enterprises that have invested in workplace promotion programs...
- An implementation story: moving the GAIN from pilot project to statewide useHeather J Gotham
Mid America Addiction Technology Transfer Center, University of Missouri Kansas City, Kansas City, MO 64110 2499, USA
J Psychoactive Drugs 40:97-107. 2008....
- New roles and relationships in the NHS--barriers to changeD Goldie
Comhairle, Scottish Centre for European Public Sector Studies, Department of Management and Marketing, University of Paisley, Scotland
J Manag Med 15:6-27. 2001..Several barriers and sources of institutional resistance to the new roles and relationships were found during this study, and are discussed. Suggestions upon how these may be overcome and implementation improved are then made...
- Successful implementation of the Department of Veterans Affairs' National Surgical Quality Improvement Program in the private sector: the Patient Safety in Surgery studyShukri F Khuri
Department of Surgery, VA Boston Healthcare System, West Roxbury, MA 02132, USA
Ann Surg 248:329-36. 2008..We sought to determine if NSQIP methods and risk models were applicable to private sector (PS) hospitals and if implementation of the NSQIP in the PS would be associated with reductions in adverse postoperative outcomes...
- The French National Nutrition and Health Program: 2001-2006-2010Serge Hercberg
U557 INSERM, CNAM, Paris 13, F 93017 Bobigny, France
Int J Public Health 53:68-77. 2008....
- Stages in the implementation of innovative clinical programs in complex organizationsR Rosenheck
VA Northeast Program Evaluation Center and Yale Department of Psychiatry, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven 06516, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 189:812-21. 2001..Effective dissemination of new treatment methods requires different organizational strategies at different phases of implementation...
- The first years of implementation of the Swiss National Environment and Health Action Plan (NEHAP): lessons for environmental health promotionSonja Kahlmeier
Department of Environment and Health, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Basel
Soz Praventivmed 47:67-73. 2002..Weaknesses in most NEHAPs are the lack of involvement of the general public and of the economic sector, and the absence of an implementation strategy along with adequate financing...
- Mongolian experiences with health insurance: are success factors unique?Don Hindle
Medical Faculty, University of New South Wales, Australia
Aust Health Rev 25:26-37. 2002....
- The Zambia quality assurance program: successes and challengesBruno Bouchet
John Snow, Inc, Boston, MA, USA
Int J Qual Health Care 14:89-95. 2002..The objectives of the evaluation were to review the performance of the Zambia Quality Assurance Program (ZQAP) and provide recommendations to help design its next phase...
- Translating and disseminating research- and practice-based criteria to support evidence-based intervention planningElizabeth A Baker
Department of Community Health and Prevention Research Center, School of Public Health, Saint Louis University, Salus Center, 3545 Lafayette Ave, Suite 300, St Louis, MO 63104, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 14:124-30. 2008..The decision-making process involves the identification and evaluation of criteria supporting or Refuting use of intervention approaches based on previous work in the field...
- Successful model of suicide prevention in the Ukraine military environmentVsevolod A Rozanov
Human Ecological Health, Odessa, Ukraine
Crisis 23:171-7. 2002..One of the main conclusions is that the prevention activity must be organized as a continuum of actions, seminars, consultations, and materials distribution...
- Evaluation, development, and implementation of potentially better practices in neonatal intensive care nutritionBarbara Kuzma-O'Reilly
Mercy Children s Hospital, Toledo, Ohio 43608, USA
Pediatrics 111:e461-70. 2003..In addition, reports on research of nutrition support often fail to give the most rudimentary process necessary to improve quality in various unit settings...
- Facing the challenge of a changing system: training child welfare workers in a privatized environmentDebora M Ortega
School of Social Welfare, University of Kansas, USA
J Health Soc Policy 15:177-87. 2002..The following paper offers one approach to addressing these needs as well as identifying the challenges involved in training in a privatized environment...
- Evidence-based nursing practice: are we there yet?Naomi E Ervin
College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
J N Y State Nurses Assoc 33:11-6. 2002..The author also offers suggestions for increasing the evidence base of nursing practice. Using evidence in nursing practice is important for all nurses, but requires more that the attention of the individual nurse...
- Nutrition care process implementation: a change management perspectiveJennifer Gardner-Cardani
Southern California, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 107:1429-33. 2007
- Lights, camera ... inaction? Trends in rural health care in CanadaJohn Wootton
Centre de Santé du Pontiac, 200 rue Argue, Shawville, Quebec, J0X 2Y0
J Rural Health 20:188-90. 2004..In short, it has made rural practice into "something someone would want to do." Whether this success will be repeated in enough places for it to be said that rural medicine is no longer in jeopardy remains to be seen...
- [Prophylactic examinations of workers formerly employed in asbestos processing plants: outcome of the Amiantus project in 2000-2004]Zuzanna Szubert
Z Zakłdadu Epidemiologii Srodowiskowej Instytutu Medycyny Pracy im prof J Nofera w Lodzi
Med Pr 57:101-8. 2006....
- What makes for sustainable Healthy Cities initiatives?--A review of the evidence from Noarlunga, Australia after 18 yearsFran Baum
Department of Public Health, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
Health Promot Int 21:259-65. 2006..These sustainability factors are likely to be relevant to a range of complex, community-based initiatives...
- Using the State Plan Index to evaluate the quality of state plans to prevent obesity and other chronic diseasesDiane O Dunet
Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, Atlanta, GA 30341 3719, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 2:A10. 2005....
- The prevention challenge and opportunityDavid Satcher
Morehouse School ofMedicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1009-11. 2006....
- Challenges to implementing and sustaining comprehensive mental health service programsPaul B Gold
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
Eval Health Prof 29:195-218. 2006..Finally, they outline the challenges confronted when trying to disseminate these EBPs to the wider clinical community...
- Strategies for promoting organizational and practice change by advancing implementation researchLisa V Rubenstein
Veterans Administration Greater Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 91343, USA
J Gen Intern Med 21:S58-64. 2006..Implementation research aims to supply such methods...
- Improving quality: maintaining the momentumGerald Moss
N Z Med J 116:U644. 2003
- Implementation of a health care policy: an analysis of barriers and facilitators to practice changeSusan Watt
School of Social Work, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
BMC Health Serv Res 5:53. 2005..The purpose of this paper is to examine how a health policy initiative was implemented in two different parts of a health care system and to analyze the barriers and facilitators to achieving practice change...
- PARTNERS IN TRANSISTION:ADOLESCENTS & MANAGED CARE CONF.LOIS SALISBURY; Fiscal Year: 2000..Children Now will produce a transcript of the Conference as well as a detailed plan of action for promoting health plan implementation of the report strategies.
- Clinical Decision Support in Community Hospitals: Barriers & FacilitatorsJoan S Ash; Fiscal Year: 2010..S. hospitals to Increase quality, safety and efficiency benefits from CPOE with CDS. ..
- TREATMENT PREFERENCES OF OLDER PATIENTS WITH DIABETESMarshall Chin; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- IMPROVING DIABETES CARE COLLABORATIVELY IN THE COMMUNITYMarshall Chin; Fiscal Year: 2001..While the interventions are designed to succeed in the particularly challenging CHC setting, the findings should be generalizable to health systems with more resources and to other chronic diseases. ..
- Rural Hospital Nursing: Environment, Effects and EvidenceRobin Newhouse; Fiscal Year: 2008..This project has promising potential to improve quality of care to the rural population using the novel approach of focusing on an understudied area, nursing in rural hospitals. ..
- Outcomes of the Wraparound Service ModelEric Bruns; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- EBP Leadership Summit: Improving health outcomes for high risk children and teensBernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2007..S. to improve health outcomes for our nation's children and adolescents. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- WRAPAROUND FIDELITY ASSESSMENT SYSTEMEric Bruns; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Improving Outcomes of LBW Premature Infants and ParentsBernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- ORGANIZATIONAL FACTORS IN YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH SERVICESGREGORY AARONS; Fiscal Year: 2004..The research project will include agencies serving adolescents (ages 12-18) representing those most commonly used by youth with co-morbid disorders. ..
- CENTER ON POVERTY, RISK AND MENTAL HEALTHCarol Mowbray; Fiscal Year: 2004..Continued support will institutionalize 1 ZMH1 3 1 R24 MH51363-06 May, 2000 DANZIGER, SHELDON H our capacity to provide national leadership and help reduce the public health burden of mental disorder. ..
- Facilitating Alcohol Screening of Hypertensive PatientsPeter Miller; Fiscal Year: 2006..Such screening and intervention should improve blood pressure control in many of these patients and, in turn, reduce risk of chronic disease and death. ..
- CENTER FOR TREATMENT RESEARCH ON ADOLESCENT DRUG ABUSEHoward Liddle; Fiscal Year: 2003..This collaboration has yielded an integrative perspective on core challenges to the field which we have formed into this proposal. ..
- Increasing EPCT Accrual Among Hispanics in South TexasAmelie Ramirez; Fiscal Year: 2004..The intervention protocol will be reviewed by patients and oncologists and finalized in preparation for a later phase of research (outside this 2-year project period) to be implemented and evaluated in the San Antonio area. ..
- ACTIVATING MULTIETHNIC YOUTH FOR SMOKING PREVENTIONKaren Glanz; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- Medication Reconciliation: A Team ApproachJeffrey Greenwald; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Internet Weight Control Program for Bingeing AdolescentsCraig Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005..The proposal focuses on issues directly relevant to NIDDK priorities and the Surgeon General's call to action to prevent and decrease pediatric overweight and obesity, which is a serious public health concern. ..
- Concept Mapping of Readiness for Evidence-Based PracticeGREGORY AARONS; Fiscal Year: 2005..Develop a theoretical model of readiness for EBPs that can be tested in subsequent studies; 5. Develop a preliminary measure of organizational readiness for EBP for use in subsequent studies. ..
- Promoting Condom Use Among African American MalesStephen Kennedy; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- MINORITY PRE-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMMARLYN HUDSON; Fiscal Year: 2006..Ms. Hudson plans to select a specific dissertation topic and develop her research proposal during the second year in the doctoral program. ..
- Comorbid Anxiety Disorders in Adolescents with AsthmaWayne Katon; Fiscal Year: 2006..The results of this grant will be used to develop future treatment programs for adolescent patients with comorbid asthma and anxiety. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Diffusion of Drug Prevention Curricula NationwideChristopher Ringwalt; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Developing Interventions for Latino Children, Youth and FamiliesLuis Zayas; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PALLIATIVE CARE AND THE ELDERLYDiane Meier; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- National Association for Rural Mental Health ConferenceDavid Lambert; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- BEHAVIORAL/PHARMACOLOGIC TREATMENT OF ALCOHOLISMWilliam Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004..However, each study site has provided site-specific information on the budget, budget justifications, listing of key personnel, consultant/consortium agreements, and human subjects sections of their respective proposals. ..
- REDUCING PERINATAL DEPRESSION AND ENHANCING PARENTINGLuis Zayas; Fiscal Year: 2002..A comparison group of pregnant depressed women will receive the standard services offered by their health care centers. A second comparison group of non-depressed pregnant women will also receive standard services. ..
- Preventing Behavior and Health Problems in Foster TeensPatricia Chamberlain; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Book to Bedside: Promoting & Sustaining EBPs in EldersMarita Titler; Fiscal Year: 2003..The investigation further enhances relationships between investigators with expertise in TRIP, and hospitals responsible for care delivery. ..
- QUALITY IMPROVEMENT FOR DEPRESSIONLisa Rubenstein; Fiscal Year: 2002..The analyses will inform policy debates about effective mental health treatment by providing generalizable estimates of the effect of antidepressant medication and psychotherapy on disability over the long term. ..
- Modeling Adherence to Psychotherapy for DepressionGregory Simon; Fiscal Year: 2009..The proposed research is one component of an ongoing comprehensive program to understand and increase consumer demand for effective depression treatment. ..
- Colorectal Cancer Screening in Primary Care PracticeSteven Ornstein; Fiscal Year: 2009..A mixed-method process evaluation will also be conducted to assess the adoption of PPRNet-TRIP within participating practices. ..
- MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ACROSS CHILD WELFARE AGENCIESJohn Landsverk; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- New York State Oral Cancer Control PartnershipJayanth Kumar; Fiscal Year: 2003..We will also prepare two case studies of oral cancer patients. During the second phase of the project, NYUCD will take the lead in developing, implementing and evaluating interventions. ..
- Sociocultural Processes in Latina Suicide AttemptsLuis Zayas; Fiscal Year: 2009..Key research goals are to determine if, and how, the explanatory factors hypothesized in the literature play a role in the attempts, and to invite the emergence of factors not considered previously. ..
- Study Plans of Communication and Oral Health DisparitiesAnne Koerber; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- SCHOOL BASED DRUG PREVENTION PROGRAMChristopher Ringwalt; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- ASSESSING CONSUMER-OPERATED SERVICESCarol Mowbray; Fiscal Year: 2003..The R24 will enable us to develop relationships with consumer groups and consumer researchers around the country, colleagues in psychiatry and other related areas at UM, and other national sites undertaking MH services research. ..
- HIV Prevention Program among Substance Abusing Serious Mental IllnessMichael Blank; Fiscal Year: 2007..Breathalyzer and urine tests at 12-months will supplement self-reports of use of alcohol, cocaine, marijuana, benzodiazapines, and opiates. ..
- Reinforcing Therapist PerformanceBryan R Garner; Fiscal Year: 2010..Cost analyses will focus on whether the increased costs of therapist incentives can be offset by improvements in these three outcomes. ..
- Palliative Medicine Fellowship TrainingDiane Meier; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Implementation Intentions To Promote Colon Cancer Screening in Rural Primary CareKimberly K Engelman; Fiscal Year: 2010..This intervention will provide information on the utility of embedding an "implementation intentions" based behavioral intervention for promoting CRC screening among initially non-adherent primary care patients. ..
- Treatment of Child Physical Abuse: An Effectiveness TrialDavid Kolko; Fiscal Year: 2010..This study will provide initial data on the transportability and adoption of EBTs in community settings serving the child welfare system. ..
- Family-Based Drug Services for Young Disaster VictimsCYNTHIA ROWE; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Understanding Access to Hospice CareMelissa Carlson; Fiscal Year: 2008..This information is critical for understanding disparities in use of hospice and for informing policies to increase the availability of hospice to patients with terminal illness and their families. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effectiveness of the TB Contact Priority ModelWilliam Bailey; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Preventing Health-Risking Behaviors in Delinquent GirlsPatricia Chamberlain; Fiscal Year: 2006..It is hypothesized that proximal outcomes will predict distal outcomes, regardless of group assignment (i.e., TFC or GC). ..
- MOVING MOTIVATIONAL INTERVIEWING INTO PRACTICEWilliam Miller; Fiscal Year: 2002..A parallel substudy will implement and evaluate MI training of Spanish-speaking clinicians. ..
- ENHANCING LONG TERM SURVIVAL AFTER BMTKaren Syrjala; Fiscal Year: 2002..The BMT setting provides a well standardized environment in which to examine these aims, all of which are applicable both to the ever-increasing numbers of transplantation survivors and to other populations of cancer survivors. ..
- Improving Care for Children in Child WelfareJohn Landsverk; Fiscal Year: 2005..This aim involves three pilot studies: clustering types of families an ongoing national study, focus groups with biological parents, and a small pilot test. ..
- Developing Treatment for Older Adolescents with ADHDSteven Evans; Fiscal Year: 2008..and mediators (medication usage, attendance, adherence, etc.) will be completed to inform future work. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Enhancing Long-Term Outcome in Child Behavior DisordersDavid Kolko; Fiscal Year: 2008..The results bear implications for the conceptualization and administration of a chronic care model of behavior problems and will provide the first large-scale evaluation of booster treatment in ODD or CD children. ..
- Vector-Borne Disease Control in Urban Environments (RMI)John C Beier; Fiscal Year: 2006..A major outcome will include new testable interdisciplinary approaches for controlling vector-borne diseases in urban environments. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Epidemiology and Care of Comorbid Obesity and DepressionGregory Simon; Fiscal Year: 2006..weight loss, nutrient intake, physical activity, depressive symptoms, functional impairment and disability in the two groups of women with comorbid obesity and depression randomly assigned to the two different intervention programs ..
- SUBTLE DISTURBANCES OF COBALAMIN STATUSRalph Carmel; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- ASSERTIVE COMMUNITY TREATMENT FOR THE DUALLY DIAGNOSEDRobert Drake; Fiscal Year: 2004..Finally, we will take maximal advantage of conducting the rural and urban studies in conjunction with one another. ..
- A Randomized Trial in Liaison Psychiatry in Primary CareWayne J Katon; Fiscal Year: 2010..Secondary process and outcome measures will include functional disability, adherence to prescribed medications and disease self-management behaviors (i.e. physical activity and nutrition). ..
- Society for Pediatric & Perinatal Epidemiologic ResearchAnna Maria Siega Riz; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- PSYCHOSOCIAL TREATMENT DOSE--A PROSPECTIVE STUDYRichard Rawson; Fiscal Year: 2003..In both studies, SCID diagnostic evaluations will be completed on all Ss. ..
- Public input in the development of federal genetic non-discrimination policyTheresa Montini; Fiscal Year: 2008..Moreover, our research will blaze new ground and lay the groundwork for studies in other areas where public participation represents a key component of an informed legislative process. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A Panel Study of Quit Smoking Processes in Low-SES WomenClara Manfredi; Fiscal Year: 2004..We will repeat the analyses with the two merged data sets, to assess the individual and area SES effects on smoking cessation processes on a total sample with greater variation on these variables. ..
- Reducing HIV Risk among Mexican YouthAntonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Pilot Trial of Peer Support for Bipolar DisorderGregory Simon; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- SEROTONIN 1A RECEPTOR & METABOLIC IMAGING IN DEPRESSIONDavid Kupfer; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- POPULATION-BASED MANAGEMENT OF DEPRESSIONGregory Simon; Fiscal Year: 2003..e. 12-18 mos) Incremental cost and cost-effectiveness of each intervention program compared to care as usual. ..
- REDUCING HIV RISK AMONG LATINO YOUTHAntonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2001..abstract_text> ..
- Communicating probabilities through interactive computer graphicsRita Kukafka; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Collaborative Care of Depression in Nursing HomesMark Snowden; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- Linking Services to Patient Needs for Improved OutcomesDeni Carise; Fiscal Year: 2008..If successful, this low-cost, user-friendly technology enhancement could be an important addition to the meager clinical tools currently available to drug counselors. ..
- Computer Assisted System for Patient Assessment/ReferralDeni Carise; Fiscal Year: 2008..If successful, this low-cost, user-friendly technology enhancement could be an important addition to the meager clinical tools currently available to alcohol treatment providers. ..
- Evaluation of laboratory information systems in resource-poor settingsJoaquin Blaya; Fiscal Year: 2008..It will evaluate these systems to formally prove their benefits for locations with and without internet. This will provide guidelines for other programs worldwide to implement these technologies. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Global Summit on International Breast Health-ImplementationBenjamin Anderson; Fiscal Year: 2007..The resulting 2007 Implementation Guidelines will serve as a practical medical tool providing functional real world examples of "how to implement" best practices with limited health care resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Intervention for Enhanced Adoption of Smoke-Free Apartment Building PoliciesBrian King; Fiscal Year: 2008..The results from all four studies will be disseminated through a website in an effort to inform future research efforts and to educate relevant stakeholders about the implications of the findings. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..