multi institutional systems

Summary

Summary: Institutional systems consisting of more than one health facility which have cooperative administrative arrangements through merger, affiliation, shared services, or other collective ventures.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Success factors for implementation of the balanced scorecard in a NHS multi-agency setting
    Zoe Radnor
    Warwick Business School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur Inc Leadersh Health Serv 16:99-108. 2003
  2. ncbi Case study of a failed merger of hospital systems
    Jaan Sidorov
    Geisinger Health Plan, Hughes Office Building North, Woodbine Lane, Danville, PA 17821, USA
    Manag Care 12:56-60. 2003
  3. ncbi The effects of regulation, competition, and ownership on mortality rates among hospital inpatients
    S M Shortell
    Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Evanston, IL 60208
    N Engl J Med 318:1100-7. 1988
  4. ncbi Trends in hospital consolidation: the formation of local systems
    Alison Evans Cuellar
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:77-87. 2003
  5. ncbi Hospital mergers and acquisitions: does market consolidation harm patients?
    V Ho
    School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    J Health Econ 19:767-91. 2000
  6. ncbi Eliminating adverse drug events at Ascension Health
    Kerry Butler
    Saint Thomas Hospital, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:527-36. 2007
  7. ncbi Ascending in healthcare. Roman Catholic Ascension Health has made a Fortune 500 name for itself with business acumen, risk-taking and efficiency
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 37:6-7, 17-20, 1. 2007
  8. ncbi Team behavioral norms: a shared vision for a healthy patient care workplace
    Mickey L Parsons
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio School of Nursing, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Q 30:213-8. 2007
  9. ncbi Managing emergencies. Rapid return on investment highlights ED automation at Daughters of Charity Health System
    Richard Hutsell
    Daughters of Charity Health System, Los Altos Hills, CA, USA
    Healthc Inform 24:104-5. 2007
  10. ncbi Splurge or merge?
    Tom Jacobs
    Nat Biotechnol 21:485. 2003

Research Grants

  1. SIGNAL SEQUENCE RECOGNITION AND PROTEIN TARGETING
    Robert Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Investigations into the Glutamine-Citruline-Arginine Pathway in Sepsis
    Christina C Kao; Fiscal Year: 2012
  3. NETWORK ANALYSIS OF COMPETITION IN HOSPITAL MARKETS
    Min Woong Sohn; Fiscal Year: 1993
  4. EXAMINING NURSING HOME COMPARE
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2005
  5. The Influence of Staff Turnover on Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. Staffing Characteristics of Nursing Homes and Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008
  7. INCIDENT REPORTING IN NURSING HOMES
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008
  8. Integrated state-of-the-art LC-MS/NMR system for the University of Wisconsin
    John Markley; Fiscal Year: 2008
  9. New Evidence on the Persistence of High Health Spending
    Richard Hirth; Fiscal Year: 2009
  10. DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT SYSTEM SURVEY
    Jeffrey Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2006

Detail Information

Publications219 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Success factors for implementation of the balanced scorecard in a NHS multi-agency setting
    Zoe Radnor
    Warwick Business School, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur Inc Leadersh Health Serv 16:99-108. 2003
    ..However, "blind" BSC implementation without consideration of these factors may result in potential "failure"...
  2. ncbi Case study of a failed merger of hospital systems
    Jaan Sidorov
    Geisinger Health Plan, Hughes Office Building North, Woodbine Lane, Danville, PA 17821, USA
    Manag Care 12:56-60. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi The effects of regulation, competition, and ownership on mortality rates among hospital inpatients
    S M Shortell
    Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Evanston, IL 60208
    N Engl J Med 318:1100-7. 1988
    ..They suggest that it is important to incorporate quality-assurance procedures and systems to monitor patients' outcomes into public and private programs designed to contain costs or promote competition, or both...
  4. ncbi Trends in hospital consolidation: the formation of local systems
    Alison Evans Cuellar
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:77-87. 2003
    ..This has left a large gap in policymakers' understanding of how locally concentrated systems may affect patient care and competition...
  5. ncbi Hospital mergers and acquisitions: does market consolidation harm patients?
    V Ho
    School of Public Health, University of Alabama, Birmingham, USA
    J Health Econ 19:767-91. 2000
    ..Readmission rates and early discharge increased in some cases. The adverse consequences of increased market power on the quality of care require further substantiation...
  6. ncbi Eliminating adverse drug events at Ascension Health
    Kerry Butler
    Saint Thomas Hospital, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:527-36. 2007
    ..In March 2007, Ascension Health, drawing on the work described in this article, began developing such a system...
  7. ncbi Ascending in healthcare. Roman Catholic Ascension Health has made a Fortune 500 name for itself with business acumen, risk-taking and efficiency
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 37:6-7, 17-20, 1. 2007
    ..com. Helping lead the system's meteoric rise is CEO Anthony Tersigni, left. "We are a ministry. We're not a business. We do business practices for one basic reason: We have bondholders who are counting on us to repay the bonds."..
  8. ncbi Team behavioral norms: a shared vision for a healthy patient care workplace
    Mickey L Parsons
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio School of Nursing, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Q 30:213-8. 2007
    ..Attributes of each norm are described to assist nurses to positively influence their core unit work culture...
  9. ncbi Managing emergencies. Rapid return on investment highlights ED automation at Daughters of Charity Health System
    Richard Hutsell
    Daughters of Charity Health System, Los Altos Hills, CA, USA
    Healthc Inform 24:104-5. 2007
  10. ncbi Splurge or merge?
    Tom Jacobs
    Nat Biotechnol 21:485. 2003
  11. ncbi Connecting the dots. In east Tennessee, Wellmont Health System, Mountain States Health Alliance look for masterstroke deals as they expand
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 37:6-7, 16, 1. 2007
    ..Insurers are mixed over whether the rivalry will drive down prices. "Having two systems...theoretically is good. It provides consumer choice just like in any other market-driven business," says John Sorrow, left...
  12. ncbi Hospital consolidation and costs: another look at the evidence
    David Dranove
    Center for Health Industry Market Economics, Department of Management and Strategy, Kellogg School of Management, 2001 Sheridan Road, 616 Leverone Hall, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Health Econ 22:983-97. 2003
    ..The system consolidation and merger results are very robust to changes in the specification and the sample...
  13. ncbi The quest for quality: perspectives from the safety net
    Ron J Anderson
    Parkland Health and Hospital System, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Front Health Serv Manage 23:15-28. 2007
    ..This article describes Parkland's approach to each component and takes a look at selected processes and outcomes...
  14. ncbi Light at the end of the tunnel
    Cherilyn G Murer
    Murer Group, Joliet, Ill, USA
    Rehab Manag 15:58-9. 2002
  15. ncbi It's an inside job. Tenet moves Fetter to CEO: now he has to convince critics it doesn't take an outsider to solve the company's problems
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 33:6-7, 1. 2003
    ..Fetter had a lot going for him in the race for the post--he worked at Tenet and its spinoff Broadlane since 1995, but he faces many challenges at the troubled company...
  16. ncbi Storyboard. Big questions loom for big health care deal
    Haydn Bush
    Hosp Health Netw 81:28. 2007
  17. ncbi Preventing falls and eliminating injury at Ascension Health
    Ava D Lancaster
    Saint Thomas Hospital, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:367-75. 2007
    ..For Ascension Health's Healthcare That Is Safe strategy, eight hospitals served as alpha sites in the program to prevent falls and eliminate falls with injury...
  18. ncbi Hospital cost efficiency and system membership
    Kathleen Carey
    Management Science Group, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Inquiry 40:25-38. 2003
    ..Policymakers should be mindful of potential efficiency gains from hospital consolidations and be aware that common ownership alone may be too general a rubric for evaluating those gains usefully...
  19. ncbi Interview with a quality leader. Sister Mary Jean Ryan on the first Baldrige Award in healthcare. Interview by Susan V. White and Mary Savitsky
    Mary Jean Ryan
    J Healthc Qual 25:24-5. 2003
    ..She received a master's degree in hospital and health administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati. She is a nurse and has been a Franciscan Sister of Mary for more than 40 years...
  20. ncbi Case study: a health check-up for the corporate IT department
    Frank Clark
    Covenant Health, USA
    J Healthc Inf Manag 18:59-64. 2004
    ..Is your centralized IS organization healthy enough to meet the challenges presented by today's complex, demanding, dynamic healthcare delivery environments? How do you know? What factors do you consider?..
  21. ncbi Using BPI and emerging technology to improve patient safety
    Linda Frank
    Integris Health, Oklahoma City, USA
    J Healthc Inf Manag 18:65-71. 2004
    ..Clinicians can quickly see where potential safety risks are occurring and change medication orders to prevent harm to the patient...
  22. ncbi 20/20 hindsight. Divestiture would snuff Tenet's long-term strategy
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 34:12, 14-5. 2004
  23. ncbi 'To make a difference'
    Colleen M Blye
    Healthc Financ Manage 60:52-5. 2006
  24. ncbi Information technology strategic planning: art or science?
    Richard Hutsell
    Daughters of Charity Health System, Los Altos, CA, USA
    J Healthc Inf Manag 19:32-8. 2005
    ..This article highlights the planning process, including the lessons learned, the benchmarking during and in post-planning, and finally, but most importantly, the unexpected benefit that resulted from this planning process...
  25. ncbi Practicing what preach. A Kansas City organization aligns day-to-day practice with espoused beliefs
    Paul Sokoloff
    Carondelet Health, Kansas City, MO, USA
    Health Prog 87:73-8. 2006
  26. ncbi Community health center integration: experience in the State of Ohio
    John S McAlearney
    Division of Health Systems Management, Wright State University, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:55-64. 2006
    ....
  27. ncbi Smith vs. Bentham: implication for hospital competition
    Thomas R McLean
    Third Millennium Consultants, LLC, Shawnee, KS 66216, USA
    Am Heart Hosp J 4:120-7. 2006
  28. ncbi A philosophy in PHD
    Sandra Ewald
    Healthc Financ Manage 59:38-40, 42, 44. 2005
  29. ncbi A tough job, but I love it. Clear goals and a new culture have HealthSouth positioned for the future
    Jay Grinney
    HealthSouth Corp, Birmingham, Ala, USA
    Mod Healthc 35:27. 2005
  30. ncbi Establishing corporate objectives
    Steven B Lttlehale
    LTCQ, Lexington, Mass, USA
    Provider 31:35-7. 2005
  31. ncbi The structure, processes, and outcomes of Banner Health's corporate-wide strategy to improve health care quality
    Bradford Kirkman-Liff
    School of Health Management and Policy, W P Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 13:264-77. 2004
    ....
  32. ncbi Advocate health care: a systemwide approach to quality and safety
    Donna Willeumier
    Advocate Health Care, Oak Brook, Illinois, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:559-66. 2004
    ..Its five values--excellence, compassion, partnership, equality, and stewardship--provide the foundation for interactions with patients...
  33. ncbi A week we don't want to forget: lessons learned from Tulane
    Jack O Bovender
    HCA, Inc, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Front Health Serv Manage 23:3-12; discussion 25-30. 2006
    ..Although we hope and pray that nothing like this ever happens again, the things we learned can be of use to the healthcare community at large...
  34. ncbi Triad deals dead; HCA settles
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 36:12-3. 2006
  35. ncbi Juggling act. The challenges of managing multiple sites
    Steve G Davis
    Health Facil Manage 17:14-8. 2004
  36. ncbi Relocation, relocation. Tenet plans to move headquarters to Dallas
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 34:12. 2004
  37. ncbi A "best practices culture"
    Rick Graniere
    Healthc Financ Manage 60:42-4, 46, 48. 2006
  38. ncbi A cultural diversity assessment and the path to Magnet status
    Margaret G Lewis
    Capital Division HCA, Reston, Virginia, USA
    J Healthc Manag 52:64-70. 2007
    ..Such an environment allows the organization to be better poised for success when the time is right to, once again, pursue Magnet designation...
  39. ncbi The Nashville network. Cross-pollination among firms, companies has helped the town's healthcare family tree branch out well beyond Music City
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 37:30, 32, 34. 2007
  40. ncbi Nonprofit health systems: a promising new class of corporate citizen
    Beaufort B Longest
    Health Policy Institute, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Inquiry 39:334-40. 2002
    ..They also must learn how to play citizenship roles more fully and effectively if the potential social good available through health systems' corporate citizenship is to be realized...
  41. ncbi Chain of demand. A host of former Triad execs are landing plum jobs in the wake of company's sale to Community--who's next in line?
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 37:6-7, 16, 1. 2007
    ..By letting so many Triad executives go, according to management guru Tim Vogus, right, CHS sent a clear message that its newly acquired business will be run its way...
  42. ncbi Integrating business and spirituality. A Denver-based system aims to make mission the principle of organizational performance
    Gerard T Broccolo
    Catholic Health Initiatives, Denver, USA
    Health Prog 83:36-9, 67. 2002
  43. ncbi The digital hospital: looking before you leap
    Gina Rollins
    Healthc Exec 17:24-7. 2002
  44. ncbi New health care marketplace demands much more from governance
    Don Arnwine
    Healthc Leadersh Manag Rep 10:1-5. 2002
  45. ncbi Interview with Judy Pelham, FACHE, president and CEO, Trinity Health, Novi, Michigan. interview by Kyle L. Grazier
    Judy Pelham
    J Healthc Manag 47:72-6. 2002
  46. ncbi Productivity improvement: Catholic Health East reaps rewards
    Anna Marie Butrie
    Catholic Health East, Newtown Square, PA, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 62:82-5. 2008
    ..Develop a business model. Establish a productivity steering committee in each hospital. Use standardized definitions and auditable data. Define and monitor goals...
  47. ncbi The Ascension Health journey to zero: lessons learned and leadership
    Ann Hendrich
    Clinical Excellence Operations, Ascension Health, St Louis, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:739-49. 2007
    ....
  48. ncbi A matter of financial faith. Roman Catholic megasystem Ascension inks merger deal with smaller not-for-profit seeking to preserve its charitable mission
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 32:6-7, 12-3, 1. 2002
    ..Last week, the nation's largest not-for-profit system agreed to absorb Carondelet Health System and its eight remaining hospitals...
  49. ncbi Patient safety: a tale of two systems
    Michael R Silver
    Rush Medical College, Oak Park Hospital, Vencor Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 10:12-22. 2002
    ..The article describes both approaches for addressing the complex issues surrounding patient safety...
  50. ncbi Healthcare managers' roles, competencies, and outputs in organizational performance improvement
    William G Wallick
    Undergraduate Human Resource Studies Program, Department of Health Administration and Human Resources, University of Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Healthc Manag 47:390-401; discussion 401-2. 2002
    ....
  51. ncbi A new attitude: changing organizational culture
    Laurie Larson
    Trustee 55:8-10, 12-4, 1. 2002
    ..Three case studies illustrate how to change or strengthen your culture...
  52. ncbi Comparing systems' competency models. An analysis of individual system competencies reveals remarkable consistency throughout the ministry
    Ed Giganti
    Catholic Health Association, St Louis, USA
    Health Prog 83:40-3. 2002
  53. ncbi On par for supply chain improvements
    Paula DeJohn
    Mater Manag Health Care 16:36-8. 2007
  54. ncbi Building leadership that endures. A new initiative enables Catholic Health East to "grow" its own leaders
    Peter J Giammalvo
    Catholic Health East, Newtown Square, PA, USA
    Health Prog 83:50-3, 64. 2002
  55. ncbi Synergy with a twist. Hospital seeks for-profit partner to deliver savings
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 38:16. 2008
  56. ncbi Communication, standards, and technology. HCA creates a new system to reduce medical errors
    Brian Shea
    Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Allied Health Sciences, USA
    Health Forum J 45:34-5. 2002
  57. ncbi Achieving peak performance through strategic visioning
    Nathan S Kaufman
    Superior Consultant Holdings Corp, San Diego, USA
    Trustee 55:24-7, 1. 2002
    ..How have many investor-owned hospitals been able to report record profits while their not-for-profit cousins are barely hanging on? See what it takes to be a peak performer...
  58. ncbi Whose job is it anyway? Governance restructuring clarifies board roles
    P R Knecht
    Accord Limited, Chicago, USA
    Trustee 54:16-20, 1. 2001
    ..Governance restructuring can create a streamlined system of leadership and clarify board responsibilities...
  59. ncbi The effects of managed care on physician and clinical integration in hospitals
    M A Morrisey
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Lister Hill Center for Health Policy, 35294 0022, USA
    Med Care 37:350-61. 1999
    ..To empirically estimate the effects that managed care has had on physician and clinical integration in urban hospitals...
  60. ncbi Determinants of rural hospital conversion. A model of profound organizational change
    J A Alexander
    Department of Health Management and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Med Care 34:29-43. 1996
    ..Converters also are less likely to be government owned. The need for future research on the effects of conversion is discussed...
  61. ncbi The adoption of hospital information systems
    Jeffrey S McCullough
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Health Econ 17:649-64. 2008
    ..Likewise, hospital ownership does not affect the adoption of these systems. Overall, these results suggest that hospital IS diffusion has not been normatively slow...
  62. ncbi Better to receive than to give? Interorganizational service arrangements and hospital performance
    Hanh Q Trinh
    Health Care Administration and Informatics, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 35:88-97. 2010
    ..Study of the service arrangements that nearby same-system hospitals have with one another should provide clues into how system efficiencies might be attained...
  63. ncbi Does system membership enhance financial performance in hospitals?
    D H Tennyson
    Department of Business and Graduate Programs, Birmingham Southern College, AL 35213, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 57:29-50. 2000
    ..Reasons for the apparent discrepancy in the impact of national versus local/regional systems on hospital financial performance and the apparent declining ability of national systems to generate above-average returns are explored...
  64. ncbi Organization of a hospital-based victim decontamination plan using the incident command structure
    Robert Powers
    Emergency Preparedness Coordinator, Emergency Services Institute, WakeMed Health and Hospitals, Raleigh, NC 27615, USA
    Disaster Manag Response 5:119-23. 2007
    ..This article describes the specific roles and responsibilities included in an incident command system-based hospital decontamination plan than has been used successfully in a multi-hospital system...
  65. pmc Building and growing a hospital intranet: a case study
    K R Ong
    Saint Vincent s Catholic Medical Centers, Department of Information Systems
    J Med Internet Res 3:E10. 2001
    ..The Intranet is a rapidly evolving technology in large hospitals. In this paper, we describe the first phase of an Intranet project in a multi-hospital system in New York City...
  66. ncbi Assessing the performance of freestanding hospitals
    Michael J McCue
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    J Healthc Manag 52:299-307; discussion 307-9. 2007
    ..The findings suggest that these hospitals are located in resource-rich environments and that they have strong management teams...
  67. ncbi Consolidating ancillary testing in multihospital systems
    E M Travers
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Washington, DC
    Clin Lab Med 14:493-524. 1994
    ..This article also reviews the requirements of the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments of 1988 (CLIA '88) and how they affect ancillary testing sites...
  68. ncbi Association of market, mission, operational, and financial factors on hospital acquisition prices: 1999 through 2001
    Michael J McCue
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Health Administration, PO Box 980203, Richmond, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 30:24-31. 2005
    ..From a policy standpoint, we found no significant difference in the purchase price paid between for-profit and nonprofit hospitals...
  69. ncbi Financial and operational ratios for bond-insured hospitals
    Michael J McCue
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    Hosp Top 86:3-7. 2008
    ..The authors examined 87 insured bond issues; the results of this study show that some insurers cover healthcare facilities that have strong operational traits and others focus on financial factors...
  70. ncbi A key strategy to revenue growth: the right marketing infrastructure
    Arthur C Sturm
    SRK, Chicago, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 59:114-6. 2005
  71. ncbi Adaptation and implementation of standardized order sets in a network of multi-hospital corporations in rural Ontario
    Jessica Meleskie
    Evidence Based Care Program, Grey Bruce Health Network Order Sets Committee, Owen Sound, Ontario
    Healthc Q 12:78-83. 2009
    ..This arrangement bypassed the traditional approval process and facilitated the rapid implementation of a large number of order sets in a short time period...
  72. ncbi A weak hand? Lawyer: filing shows holes in feds' outlier case against Tenet
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 35:18. 2005
  73. ncbi Investors staying alert. UHS and CHS provide updates on federal probes
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 37:12. 2007
  74. ncbi Back on the docket. Justice Department advances appeal challenging Texas system's exemption
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 33:17. 2003
  75. ncbi Back to New Orleans. HCA will reopen first hospital downtown this month
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 36:16. 2006
  76. ncbi Caritas Norwood Hospital: back from the brink
    Robert E Guyon
    Caritas Norwood Hospital, Norwood, Mass, USA
    Healthc Financ Manage 57:38-44. 2003
    ..The new management team also uncovered many undisclosed problems when it took the reins...
  77. ncbi Canceled deal leaves doubt. Prospective buyers will have questions for Caritas
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 37:8-9. 2007
  78. ncbi Assessing the differences and similarities between hospital chains and independents regarding revenues, profits, and community contributions
    Dennis R McDermott
    School of Business, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Health Mark Q 26:16-26. 2009
    ..Implications to industry policy-makers as well as to hospital executives and marketing managers are then presented...
  79. ncbi Development of the role of director of advanced practice nursing
    Catherine A Rhodes
    The MetroHealth System, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Nurs Econ 28:58-62. 2010
    ..Job satisfaction, productivity, accountability, and communication may be enhanced through implementation of the role of director of advanced practice nursing and a committee structure of APNs, as was found in this academic health system...
  80. pmc The impact of computerized provider order entry on medication errors in a multispecialty group practice
    Emily Beth Devine
    Pharmaceutical Outcomes Research and Policy Program, School of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7630, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:78-84. 2010
    ..The objective was to evaluate the effect of a basic, ambulatory CPOE system on medication errors and associated ADEs...
  81. ncbi Competition, Texas-style. Ellis has grown East Texas Medical Center from a midsized hospital to one of the state's largest systems
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 35:48, 50, 52. 2005
  82. ncbi Courtroom deadlock. Prosecutor ponders options after mistrial in Tenet's Alvarado case
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 35:4. 2005
  83. ncbi After the fall. Deposed CEOs rarely want back in
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 35:7. 2005
  84. ncbi Tenet continues divesting. Nine hospitals in Fla., La., Pa. also put on the block
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 36:10. 2006
  85. ncbi Operating room. Annual systems survey shows strong gains in profit margins on operations, but the bottom line takes a hit
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 35:26, 28, 30 passim. 2005
  86. ncbi Networking from the bottom up
    Lynn Wagner
    Provider 32:22-3, 25-6, 28 passim. 2006
  87. ncbi Norton Healthcare's campaign strategy: focus on employees. They appear in commercials and attend preview showings
    Judith D Botvin
    Profiles Healthc Mark 18:9-14, 3. 2002
    ..During National Hospital Week, employees viewed a five-minute behind-the-scenes video showing more than 50 of their colleagues serving as actors and models in the TV, radio and print ads...
  88. ncbi The advanced practice nursing role with multisite responsibilities
    Mary A Stahl
    Mid America Heart Institute, Saint Luke s Hospital, Saint Luke s Shawnee Mission Health System, Kansas City, MO 64111, USA
    Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am 14:299-305. 2002
    ..A good artist lets his intuition lead him wherever it wants. A good scientist has freed himself of concepts and keeps his mind open to what is."..
  89. ncbi How health care won its first Baldrige
    Philip Dunn
    Hosp Health Netw 77:67-74, 2. 2003
    ..SSM Health Care last year won the nation's most prestigious award for business quality. How it did so provides valuable lessons for all hospitals striving for excellence...
  90. ncbi These reports focus on the 'people' side of healthcare. Designers find effective ways to portray the human angle
    Judith D Botvin
    Profiles Healthc Mark 18:9-15, 3. 2002
    ..Second is Alegent Health, Omaha, Neb. A tie was declared for third place, with the honors going to Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, Mich.; and Stamford Health System, Stamford, Conn...
  91. ncbi Integration of a statewide public hospital laboratory system
    Donald A Boudreau
    Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 17:9-15. 2003
    ....
  92. ncbi Tenet cites St. Barnabas ruling. Fla. gaming lawsuit should be tossed as well: company
    Gregg Blesch
    Mod Healthc 37:12. 2007
  93. ncbi Reining in the sales reps. PinnacleHealth protects patients and their privacy with a supplier relations program
    Stephen Tambolas
    PinnacleHealth System, Harrisburg, PA, USA
    Health Forum J 45:50-1. 2002
  94. ncbi Tenet still alive despite big hit
    Vince Galloro
    Mod Healthc 34:8-9. 2004
  95. ncbi Spending spree catches up with Doctors Community
    Mark Taylor
    Mod Healthc 32:10-1. 2002
  96. ncbi [Collective medical care institutions in Uruguay. Impact of the regulation]
    M Buglioli
    Departamento de Medicina Preventiva y Social, Montevideo, Uruguay
    Gac Sanit 16:63-9. 2002
    ..The regulation seems not to have promoted the necessary incentives to efficiency and quality by the IAMC, one of the key aspects to be approached in the context of sectorial reform...
  97. ncbi Culture drives excellence at Mercy. Meaningful benefits are a natural outgrowth of the organizational strategy
    Javon R Bea
    Mercy Health System, Janesville, WI, USA
    Healthc Exec 22:40, 42-3. 2007
  98. ncbi Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia management: a model for change
    C Lazarus
    National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Perinatol 29:S58-60. 2009
    ..This program provides a model for actively monitoring the occurrence of hyperbilirubinemia and for tracking its occurrence, thus improving health care quality for patients while collecting important public health information...
  99. ncbi EHR initiatives in the Mid-South
    James E Bailey
    General Internal Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, USA
    Tenn Med 101:27-8. 2008
  100. ncbi Growth amid signs of strain. Our annual Hospital Systems Survey indicates a strong bottom line overall, but operating margins beginning to erode
    Melanie Evans
    Mod Healthc 37:24-8. 2007
  101. ncbi Prevention and education to decrease patient falls due to syncope
    Ronnie Peterson
    University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation, Madison, WI, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 21:331-4. 2006
    ..To reduce the organization's main reason for patient falls, guidelines were developed and mandatory education was given to staff working in high-risk areas...

Research Grants27

  1. SIGNAL SEQUENCE RECOGNITION AND PROTEIN TARGETING
    Robert Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These will instruct in the mechanism of replacing the role of RNA by protein, and therefore in the essence of the dynamic roles of SRP RNA and cpSRP43. ..
  2. Investigations into the Glutamine-Citruline-Arginine Pathway in Sepsis
    Christina C Kao; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Better understanding of the body's utilization of these two compounds can contribute to improved nutritional therapy in patients with severe infection. ..
  3. NETWORK ANALYSIS OF COMPETITION IN HOSPITAL MARKETS
    Min Woong Sohn; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ....
  4. EXAMINING NURSING HOME COMPARE
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. The Influence of Staff Turnover on Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Staffing Characteristics of Nursing Homes and Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. INCIDENT REPORTING IN NURSING HOMES
    Nicholas 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]..
  8. Integrated state-of-the-art LC-MS/NMR system for the University of Wisconsin
    John Markley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. New Evidence on the Persistence of High Health Spending
    Richard Hirth; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will provide an example of how such estimates can inform the evaluation of risk-adjustment and reinsurance as mechanisms to improve the functioning of small group health insurance markets. ..
  10. DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT SYSTEM SURVEY
    Jeffrey Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In short, NDATSS is well-positioned to become the critical source of information for monitoring and analyzing the on-going evolution of the nation's outpatient drug abuse treatment system. ..
  11. NMR SPECTROSCOPY OF IRON-SULFUR PROTEINS
    John L Markley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. 900 MHZ NMR SPECTROMETER
    John Markley; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. MEDICARE MANAGED CARE: SELECTION/COMPETITION/QUALITY
    Glenn Melnick; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..3. To compare and evaluate alternative measures of Medicare Risk HMO plan quality based on administrative data. ..
  14. Center for Eukaryotic Structural Genomics
    John Markley; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..thaliana to be funded separately. The methods developed by the Center will be applicable to other eukaryotic genomes, including the human genome. ..
  15. STRUCTURAL MECHANISMS OPERATING IN UNRESPONSIVE ASTHMA
    Robert Brown; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  16. NMR Spectrometer System Optimized for Direct 13C or 15N Detection
    John Markley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Hospital quality indicators
    Jeffrey Alexander; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. Spiroplasma 16S rDNA in TSE Brain Tissues
    Frank Bastian; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..involved. Although the role of Spiroplasma in TSE cannot be determined from these experiments, the presence of this microbe in all cases of TSE and not in controls would provide the basis for developing a test for TSE ..
  19. CONFERENCE ON MAGNETIC RESONANCE IN BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS
    John Markley; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Those receiving travel support will be selected by a committee composed of the U.S. members of the International Organizing Committee for the meeting. ..
  20. THYMIDYLATE SYNTHASE
    Robert Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Irwin Kunts, UCSF. Some mechanistic question will be approached using NMR spectroscopy in collaboration with Dr. Thomas James, UCSF. ..
  21. 900 MHz NMR Spectrometer Biomolecular Investigations
    John Markley; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Web-based software will be used to pair users with local collaborator(s), assess specific needs, design and schedule data collection, and share results. ..
  22. 2005 Mechanisms of Membrane Transport Gordon Conference
    Robert Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Molecular Basis for Transmembrane Conduction & Signaling
    Robert Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A further aim is to improve crystals of the Acetylcholine receptor as a means of three-dimensional structure determination of an archetype of gating mechanisms in an archetype of neuroreceptor superfamilies. ..
  24. Integration Difusion for SMI Service Delivery
    KIMBERLEY ISETT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Analysis will be completed using repeated measures regression techniques. ..
  25. STRUCTURE BASED DRUG DESIGN
    Robert Stroud; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Public domain access to the structures of therapeutic targets and technology will encourage their use by major pharmaceutical companies for the better design of therapeutics. ..