organizational culture

Summary

Summary: Beliefs and values shared by all members of the organization. These shared values are reflected in the day to day operations of the organization.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Investigating organizational quality improvement systems, patient empowerment, organizational culture, professional involvement and the quality of care in European hospitals: the 'Deepening our Understanding of Quality Improvement in Europe (DUQuE)' proje
    Oliver Groene
    Avedis Donabedian University Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:281. 2010
  2. pmc Multilevel psychometric properties of the AHRQ hospital survey on patient safety culture
    Joann S Sorra
    Westat, Rockville, MD, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:199. 2010
  3. pmc Planning and studying improvement in patient care: the use of theoretical perspectives
    Richard 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
  4. ncbi The PARIHS framework--a framework for guiding the implementation of evidence-based practice
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:297-304. 2004
  5. ncbi Influence of organizational characteristics and context on research utilization
    Greta G Cummings
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Nurs Res 56:S24-39. 2007
  6. ncbi Assessing the organizational social context (OSC) of mental health services: implications for research and practice
    Charles Glisson
    Children s Mental Health Services Research Center, University of Tennessee, 128 Henson Hall, Knoxville, TN 37996 3332, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:98-113. 2008
  7. pmc Measuring patient safety culture in Taiwan using the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture (HSOPSC)
    I Chi Chen
    College of Management, Yuan Ze University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:152. 2010
  8. pmc Development and assessment of the Alberta Context Tool
    Carole A Estabrooks
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:234. 2009
  9. pmc The psychometric properties of the 'Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture' in Dutch hospitals
    Marleen Smits
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:230. 2008
  10. pmc Safety culture assessment: a tool for improving patient safety in healthcare organizations
    V F Nieva
    Westat, Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:ii17-23. 2003

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  1. pmc Investigating organizational quality improvement systems, patient empowerment, organizational culture, professional involvement and the quality of care in European hospitals: the 'Deepening our Understanding of Quality Improvement in Europe (DUQuE)' proje
    Oliver Groene
    Avedis Donabedian University Institute, Autonomous University of Barcelona, CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:281. 2010
    ..Hospitals in European countries apply a wide range of quality improvement strategies. Knowledge of the effectiveness of these strategies, implemented as part of an overall hospital quality improvement system, is limited...
  2. pmc Multilevel psychometric properties of the AHRQ hospital survey on patient safety culture
    Joann S Sorra
    Westat, Rockville, MD, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:199. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the multilevel psychometric properties of the survey...
  3. pmc Planning and studying improvement in patient care: the use of theoretical perspectives
    Richard 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
    ....
  4. ncbi The PARIHS framework--a framework for guiding the implementation of evidence-based practice
    Jo Rycroft-Malone
    Royal College of Nursing Institute, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:297-304. 2004
  5. ncbi Influence of organizational characteristics and context on research utilization
    Greta G Cummings
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    Nurs Res 56:S24-39. 2007
    ..There is, however, increased awareness that organizational influences are important...
  6. ncbi Assessing the organizational social context (OSC) of mental health services: implications for research and practice
    Charles Glisson
    Children s Mental Health Services Research Center, University of Tennessee, 128 Henson Hall, Knoxville, TN 37996 3332, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:98-113. 2008
    ....
  7. pmc Measuring patient safety culture in Taiwan using the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture (HSOPSC)
    I Chi Chen
    College of Management, Yuan Ze University, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:152. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Development and assessment of the Alberta Context Tool
    Carole A Estabrooks
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:234. 2009
    ..This paper presents the development and initial psychometric validation of the Alberta Context Tool (ACT), an eight dimension measure of organizational context for healthcare settings...
  9. pmc The psychometric properties of the 'Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture' in Dutch hospitals
    Marleen Smits
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:230. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the underlying dimensions and psychometric properties of the questionnaire in Dutch hospital settings, and to compare these results with the original questionnaire used in USA hospital settings...
  10. pmc Safety culture assessment: a tool for improving patient safety in healthcare organizations
    V F Nieva
    Westat, Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:ii17-23. 2003
    Increasingly, healthcare organizations are becoming aware of the importance of transforming organizational culture in order to improve patient safety...
  11. pmc Measuring safety culture in the ambulatory setting: the safety attitudes questionnaire--ambulatory version
    Isitri Modak
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Medical School, Houston, TX, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1-5. 2007
    ..Provider attitudes about issues pertinent to patient safety may be related to errors and adverse events. We know of no instruments that measure safety-related attitudes in the outpatient setting...
  12. ncbi Discrepant attitudes about teamwork among critical care nurses and physicians
    Eric J Thomas
    University of Texas Houston Medical School, Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, USA
    Crit Care Med 31:956-9. 2003
    ..To measure and compare critical care physicians' and nurses' attitudes about teamwork...
  13. pmc Assessment of variation in the Alberta Context Tool: the contribution of unit level contextual factors and specialty in Canadian pediatric acute care settings
    Carole A Estabrooks
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:251. 2011
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  14. pmc Validity and reliability of Turkish version of "Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture" and perception of patient safety in public hospitals in Turkey
    Said Bodur
    Department of Public Health and Medical Statistics, Meram Faculty of Medicine, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:28. 2010
    ..S. hospital settings...
  15. pmc Patient safety culture in primary care: developing a theoretical framework for practical use
    Susan Kirk
    School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:313-20. 2007
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  16. pmc From parallel practice to integrative health care: a conceptual framework
    Heather Boon
    Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Toronto, ON, M5S 2S2, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 4:15. 2004
    ..The purpose of this paper is to develop a conceptual framework for describing, comparing and evaluating different forms of team-oriented health care practices that have evolved in Western health care systems...
  17. ncbi Exploring relationships between hospital patient safety culture and adverse events
    Russell E Mardon
    Westat, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    J Patient Saf 6:226-32. 2010
    ..The general hypothesis was that hospitals with a more positive patient safety culture would have lower PSI rates...
  18. ncbi A check-up for safety culture in "my patient care area"
    J Bryan Sexton
    Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:699-703, 645. 2007
    ..The two-page Culture Check-Up Tool, which takes 30 to 60 minutes to complete as a group exercise, can help clinicians recognize and fix culture problems...
  19. pmc Development and applicability of Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture (HSOPS) in Japan
    Shinya Ito
    Department of Social Medicine, Toho University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:28. 2011
    ..Although several conceptual frameworks have been proposed in the past, no standard measurement tool has yet been developed for Japan...
  20. pmc Patient safety culture measurement in general practice. Clinimetric properties of 'SCOPE'
    Dorien L M Zwart
    Department of General Practice, Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands
    BMC Fam Pract 12:117. 2011
    ..To that end, we studied internal consistency and construct validity of a safety culture questionnaire for general practice (SCOPE) which was derived from a comparable questionnaire for hospitals (Dutch-HSOPS)...
  21. pmc Relationship of safety climate and safety performance in hospitals
    Sara Singer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Serv Res 44:399-421. 2009
    ..To examine the relationship between measures of hospital safety climate and hospital performance on selected Patient Safety Indicators (PSIs)...
  22. ncbi Does organisational culture influence health care performance? A review of the evidence
    Tim Scott
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, York, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 8:105-17. 2003
    ..To review the evidence for a relationship between organisational culture and health care performance...
  23. pmc The effectiveness of strategies to change organisational culture to improve healthcare performance: a systematic review
    Elena Parmelli
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, Baddiley Clark building, Richardson Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AX, UK
    Implement Sci 6:33. 2011
    ..The objective of this review was to determine the effectiveness of strategies to change organisational culture in order to improve healthcare performance...
  24. ncbi Designing strategies to implement research-based policies and procedures: a set of recommendations for nurse leaders based on the PARiHS framework
    Janet E Squires
    Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    J Nurs Adm 42:293-7. 2012
    ..In this article, we describe the Promoting Action on Research Implementation in Health Services framework and how nurse leaders can use the framework to support the implementation of research-based policies and procedures...
  25. ncbi A survey on patient safety culture in primary healthcare services in Turkey
    Said Bodur
    Department of Public Health, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:348-55. 2009
    ..To evaluate the patient safety culture in primary healthcare units...
  26. pmc Organizational culture and physician satisfaction with dimensions of group practice
    James L Zazzali
    RAND Corporation, 1776 Main St Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:1150-76. 2007
    To assess the extent to which the organizational culture of physician group practices is associated with individual physician satisfaction with the managerial and organizational capabilities of the groups.
  27. ncbi Stakeholders' perceptions of a research capacity development project for nurses, midwives and allied health professionals
    Lin Perry
    Barts and The London NHS Trust and St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, Whitechapel, London, UK
    J Nurs Manag 16:315-26. 2008
    ....
  28. pmc Factors that promote or inhibit the implementation of e-health systems: an explanatory systematic review
    Frances S Mair
    Institute of Health and Wellbeing, University of Glasgow, Scotland
    Bull World Health Organ 90:357-64. 2012
    ..To systematically review the literature on the implementation of e-health to identify: (i) barriers and facilitators to e-health implementation, and (ii) outstanding gaps in research on the subject...
  29. ncbi What distinguishes top-performing hospitals in acute myocardial infarction mortality rates? A qualitative study
    Leslie A Curry
    Yale School of Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital, Connecticut, USA
    Ann Intern Med 154:384-90. 2011
    ..Mortality rates for patients with acute myocardial infarction (AMI) vary substantially across hospitals, even when adjusted for patient severity; however, little is known about hospital factors that may influence this variation...
  30. ncbi Marginalized women's comparisons of their hospital and freestanding birth center experiences: a contrast of inner-city birthing systems
    N W Esposito
    Columbia University School of Nursing, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Health Care Women Int 20:111-26. 1999
    ..However, the descriptions in this article illustrate the gender, race, and class power inequities experienced when technocratic cultural forces conflicted with oppressed women's basic needs for respect and control...
  31. ncbi Psychometric properties of the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: findings from the UK
    P Waterson
    Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough LE11 3TU, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:e2. 2010
    ..This study reports an assessment of the psychometric properties and suitability of the American Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture for use within the UK...
  32. pmc The meaning and measurement of implementation climate
    Bryan 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...
  33. pmc Correlates of electronic health record adoption in office practices: a statewide survey
    Steven R Simon
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Avenue, Sixth Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:110-7. 2007
    ..We sought to measure the correlates of EHR adoption...
  34. ncbi The relationship between hospital unit culture and nurses' quality of work life
    Blair D Gifford
    College of Business, University of Colorado at Denver, USA
    J Healthc Manag 47:13-25; discussion 25-6. 2002
    ..Accordingly, this study investigates the relationships between unit organizational culture and several important job-related variables for nurse retention in the labor and delivery units of seven ..
  35. ncbi Use of strategies from high-reliability organisations to the patient hand-off by resident physicians: practical implications
    I Philibert
    Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, Chicago, IL 60654, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:261-6. 2009
    ..This study analysed attributes that affect hand-off accuracy, including use of data summaries and end-of-shift transfer strategies from high-reliability organisations...
  36. ncbi Between formal and enacted policy: changing the contours of boundaries
    Nissim Mizrachi
    The Gershon H Gordon Faculty of Social Sciences, Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, P O B 39040, Tel Aviv 69978, Israel
    Soc Sci Med 60:1649-60. 2005
    ..It is a strategy that allows biomedical discourse to absorb its competitor within its professional jurisdiction with no battle, while retaining absolute epistemological hegemony and Institutional Control...
  37. ncbi Patient safety climate in 92 US hospitals: differences by work area and discipline
    Sara J Singer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 47:23-31. 2009
    ..A better understanding of how patient safety climate differs among distinct work areas and disciplines in hospitals would facilitate the design and implementation of interventions...
  38. ncbi Transformational change in health care systems: an organizational model
    Carol VanDeusen Lukas
    Center for Organization, Leadership and Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs, and Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 32:309-20. 2007
    ..S. health care system. Six years later, many health care organizations have embraced the report's goals, but few have succeeded in making the substantial transformations needed to achieve those aims...
  39. ncbi A comparison of research utilization among nurses working in Canadian civilian and United States Army healthcare settings
    Carole A Estabrooks
    Faculty of Nursing, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Res Nurs Health 30:282-96. 2007
    ..While context is of central importance, individual and organizational predictors interact with context in important although not well-understood ways, and should not be ignored...
  40. ncbi Health service accreditation as a predictor of clinical and organisational performance: a blinded, random, stratified study
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    University of New South Wales, Level 1 AGSM Building, Randwick, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:14-21. 2010
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  41. ncbi AHRQ's hospital survey on patient safety culture: psychometric analyses
    Mary A Blegen
    Community Health Systems Department, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Patient Saf 5:139-44. 2009
    ....
  42. pmc The quantitative measurement of organizational culture in health care: a review of the available instruments
    Tim Scott
    Department of Health Sciences, University of York, Heslington, UK
    Health Serv Res 38:923-45. 2003
    ..To review the quantitative instruments available to health service researchers who want to measure culture and cultural change...
  43. pmc The Safety Attitudes Questionnaire: psychometric properties, benchmarking data, and emerging research
    John B Sexton
    The University of Texas Center of Excellence for Patient Safety Research and Practice, The University of Texas Houston Medical School, Houston, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:44. 2006
    ..Here we report the psychometric properties, establish benchmarking data, and discuss emerging areas of research with the University of Texas Safety Attitudes Questionnaire...
  44. ncbi Workplace safety: a meta-analysis of the roles of person and situation factors
    Michael S Christian
    Eller College of Management, University of Arizona, Department of Management and Organizations, McClelland Hall, P O Box 210108, Tucson, AZ 85721 0108, USA
    J Appl Psychol 94:1103-27. 2009
    ..The implications of these findings for advancing the study and management of workplace safety are discussed...
  45. pmc Assessing safety culture: guidelines and recommendations
    P Pronovost
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:231-3. 2005
  46. pmc The characteristics of patient safety culture in Japan, Taiwan and the United States
    Shigeru Fujita
    Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Toho University, Tokyo, Japan
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:20. 2013
    ..The characteristics of PSC in various countries, each with a different set of values, have not been determined sufficiently. The aim of this study is to investigate the characteristics of PSC in Japan, Taiwan and the U.S...
  47. ncbi Magnet recognition program: the next generation
    Gail Wolf
    Nursing Leadership Program, School of Nursing, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Nurs Adm 38:200-4. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article was to forecast the direction of the Magnet Recognition Program. The authors discussed the results of a multivariate structural analysis of the forces of magnet and the subsequent future model for Magnet...
  48. ncbi The relationship between organizational culture of nursing staff and quality of care for residents with dementia: questionnaire surveys and systematic observations in nursing homes
    A P A van Beek
    Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Otterstraat 118 124, PO Box 1568, 3500 BN Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Nurs Stud 47:1274-82. 2010
    Since the 1990s, several studies have shown that organizational culture is an important characteristic in long-term care. However, at the moment little is known about organizational culture and its relationship with quality of care.
  49. ncbi The Culture-Work-Health model and work stress
    Michael Peterson
    Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Delaware, Newark 19716, USA
    Am J Health Behav 26:16-24. 2002
    To describe the role of organizational culture in the etiology of workplace stress through the framework of the Culture-Work-Health model.
  50. ncbi The state of evidence-based practice in US nurses: critical implications for nurse leaders and educators
    Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk
    The Ohio State University College of Nursing, 1585 Neil Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Nurs Adm 42:410-7. 2012
    ..Nurse leaders and educators must provide learning opportunities regarding EBP and facilitate supportive cultures to achieve the Institute of Medicine's 2020 goal that 90% of clinical decisions be evidence-based...
  51. ncbi Improving safety culture on adult medical units through multidisciplinary teamwork and communication interventions: the TOPS Project
    M A Blegen
    Community Health Systems Department, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, 2 Koret Way, Box 0608, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:346-50. 2010
    ..The goal of this project was to improve unit-based safety culture through implementation of a multidisciplinary (pharmacy, nursing, medicine) teamwork and communication intervention...
  52. ncbi Organizational culture and organizational effectiveness: a meta-analytic investigation of the competing values framework's theoretical suppositions
    Chad A Hartnell
    W P Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 4006, USA
    J Appl Psychol 96:677-94. 2011
    ..We propose an alternative theoretical approach to the CVF and delineate directions for future research...
  53. ncbi Hospital safety climate surveys: measurement issues
    Jeanette Jackson
    Industrial Psychology Research Centre, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
    Curr Opin Crit Care 16:632-8. 2010
    ..These can be a diagnostic indicator on the state of safety in a hospital. This review examines recent studies using staff surveys of hospital safety climate, focussing on measurement issues...
  54. pmc Psychometric properties of the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture for hospital management (HSOPS_M)
    Antje Hammer
    Institute for Medical Sociology, Health Services Research and Rehabilitation Science, Faculty of Human Science and Faculty of Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:165. 2011
    ..This study examines whether the Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture for hospital management (HSOPS_M) has the same psychometric properties as the HSOPS for hospital employees does...
  55. ncbi Strategies for improving patient safety culture in hospitals: a systematic review
    Renata Teresa Morello
    Centre of Research Excellence in Patient Safety, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre, 99 Commercial Road, Melbourne, VIC 3004, Australia
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:11-8. 2013
    ..To determine the effectiveness of patient safety culture strategies to improve hospital patient safety climate...
  56. ncbi Organizational culture: an important context for addressing and improving hospital to community patient discharge
    Gijs Hesselink
    Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare IQ Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Med Care 51:90-8. 2013
    b>Organizational culture is seen as having a growing impact on quality and safety of health care, but its impact on hospital to community patient discharge is relatively unknown.
  57. ncbi The relationship between organizational culture and family satisfaction in critical care
    Peter M Dodek
    Center for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences and Division of Critical Care Medicine, Providence Health Care and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Crit Care Med 40:1506-12. 2012
    ..We further explored differences in this relationship depending on intensive care unit survival status and length of intensive care unit stay of the patient...
  58. ncbi Randomized trial of the Availability, Responsiveness, and Continuity (ARC) organizational intervention with community-based mental health programs and clinicians serving youth
    Charles Glisson
    University of Tennessee Children s Mental Health Services Research Center, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 3332, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:780-7. 2012
    ..e., organizational culture, climate, and work attitudes of clinicians)...
  59. ncbi Development and implementation of an inductive model for evidence-based practice: A grassroots approach for building evidence-based practice capacity in staff nurses
    Tania D Strout
    Maine Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, 321 Brackett Street, Portland, ME 04102, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 44:93-102, xi. 2009
    ..The Clinical Scholar Model is one grassroots approach to developing a cadre of clinical nurses who have the EBP and research skills necessary in today's demanding health care delivery environments...
  60. pmc Assessing safety culture in pharmacies: the psychometric validation of the Safety Attitudes Questionnaire (SAQ) in a national sample of community pharmacies in Sweden
    Annika Nordén-Hägg
    Department of Pharmacy, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 10:8. 2010
    ..This study presents the validation of the SAQ for use in Swedish pharmacies. The psychometric properties of the translated questionnaire are presented..
  61. ncbi Factors determining hospital nurses' failures in reporting medication errors in Taiwan
    Hui Ying Chiang
    Nursing Department, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yung Kang City, Tainan, Taiwan
    Nurs Outlook 58:17-25. 2010
    ..Further, hospital administrators should provide information and encouragement to nurses whose responsibility it is to report MAEs...
  62. pmc Leadership, innovation climate, and attitudes toward evidence-based practice during a statewide implementation
    Gregory A Aarons
    University of California San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0812, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 51:423-31. 2012
    ..e., openness to new innovations) and provider attitudes toward adopting evidence-based practice (EBP) during a statewide evidence-based practice implementation (EBPI) of an intervention to reduce child neglect...
  63. ncbi The nursing home culture-change movement: recent past, present, and future directions for research
    Anna N Rahman
    Scripps Gerontology Center, Dept of Sociology and Gerontology, Upham Hall Room 396, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056 1879, USA
    Gerontologist 48:142-8. 2008
    ....
  64. ncbi Frontline counselors in organizational contexts: a study of treatment practices in community settings
    Brenda D Smith
    School of Social Work, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 41:124-36. 2011
    ..The findings underscore the challenge of implementing evidence-based treatment techniques among counselors committed to traditional approaches...
  65. ncbi Organizational culture, continuous quality improvement, and medication administration error reporting
    B J Wakefield
    Iowa City VA Medical Center, 601 Hwy 6 W, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA
    Am J Med Qual 16:128-34. 2001
    This study explores the relationships among measures of nurses' perceptions of organizational culture, continuous quality improvement (CQI) implementation, and medication administration error (MAE) reporting...
  66. ncbi Rehabilitation medicine summit: building research capacity
    Walter R Frontera
    Harvard Medical School Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 21:1-7. 2006
    ..The small group discussions and plenary sessions generated an array of problems, possible solutions, and recommended actions. A post-Summit, multiorganizational initiative is called to pursue the agendas outlined in this article...
  67. ncbi Educational support for research utilization and capability beliefs regarding evidence-based practice skills: a national survey of senior nursing students
    Jan Florin
    School of Health and Social Studies, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden
    J Adv Nurs 68:888-97. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate Swedish university nursing students' experience of educational support for research utilization and capability beliefs regarding evidence-based practice skills...
  68. ncbi Patient safety as perceived by Swedish leaders
    Karin Pukk Härenstam
    Medical Management Centre, Karolinska Institutet and Danderyds University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 22:168-82. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper is to survey Swedish healthcare leaders' patient safety awareness, the priority they give to safety issues and their views on suitable safety management strategies...
  69. ncbi Under-reporting of violent incidents against nursing staff
    Terry Ferns
    University of Greenwich, London
    Nurs Stand 20:41-5. 2006
    ..Only by reporting such incidents can the extent of violence towards nurses be determined and minimised...
  70. ncbi Factors influencing the contribution of advanced practice nurses to promoting evidence-based practice among front-line nurses: findings from a cross-sectional survey
    Kate Gerrish
    Sheffield Hallam University and Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, UK
    J Adv Nurs 67:1079-90. 2011
    ..This paper is a report of a study to identify factors influencing advanced practice nurses' contribution to promoting evidence-based practice among front-line nurses...
  71. ncbi Tangling with the barriers to culture change: creating a resident-centered nursing home environment
    Sherry B Robinson
    General Internal Medicine, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield 62794 9636, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:19-25; quiz 26-7. 2006
    ..Evaluation of culture change can be enhanced by using repeated measures and qualitative techniques...
  72. ncbi Therapist turnover and new program sustainability in mental health clinics as a function of organizational culture, climate, and service structure
    Charles Glisson
    Children s Mental Health Services Research Center, University of Tennessee, 128 Henson Hall, Knoxville, TN 37996 3332, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:124-33. 2008
    ..strategies to support the implementation of new mental health treatments and services should attend to organizational culture and climate, and to the compatibility of organizational service structures with the demand characteristics ..
  73. pmc Workforce perceptions of hospital safety culture: development and validation of the patient safety climate in healthcare organizations survey
    Sara Singer
    Center for Health Policy, Stanford University, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:1999-2021. 2007
    ..To describe the development of an instrument for assessing workforce perceptions of hospital safety culture and to assess its reliability and validity...
  74. ncbi Variation in caregiver perceptions of teamwork climate in labor and delivery units
    J B Sexton
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Perinatol 26:463-70. 2006
    ..To test the psychometric soundness of a teamwork climate survey in labor and delivery, examine differences in perceptions of teamwork, and provide benchmarking data...
  75. ncbi Which aspects of safety culture predict incident reporting behavior in neonatal intensive care units? A multilevel analysis
    Cathelijne Snijders
    Princess Amalia Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Isala Clinics, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Crit Care Med 37:61-7. 2009
    ....
  76. ncbi Organizational error management culture and its impact on performance: a two-study replication
    Cathy van Dyck
    Department of Psychology, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Appl Psychol 90:1228-40. 2005
    ..This finding was confirmed in Study 2, using change-of-profitability data from 47 German organizations. The results suggest that organizations may want to introduce organizational error management as a way to boost firm performance...
  77. ncbi Measuring patient safety culture: an assessment of the clustering of responses at unit level and hospital level
    M Smits
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:292-6. 2009
    ....
  78. ncbi Mapping the organizational culture research in nursing: a literature review
    Shannon Scott-Findlay
    Post doctoral Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry and Centre for Health Promotion Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 56:498-513. 2006
    This paper reports a critical review of nursing organizational culture research studies with the objectives of: (1) reviewing theoretical and methodological characteristics of the studies and (2) drawing inferences specific to the state ..
  79. pmc An overview of patient safety climate in the VA
    Christine W Hartmann
    Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, A VA Center of Excellence, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1263-84. 2008
    ..To assess variation in safety climate across VA hospitals nationally...
  80. ncbi Nurses' ethical perceptions about coercion
    M Lind
    Department of Nursing Science, University of Turku, FIN 20014, Finland
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 11:379-85. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe Finnish psychiatric nurses' ethical perceptions about coercive measures in acute psychiatric setting...
  81. ncbi Assessing organisational culture for quality and safety improvement: a national survey of tools and tool use
    R Mannion
    Centre for Health and Public Services Management, University of York, York, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:153-6. 2009
    ..The present study was undertaken to determine the culture assessment tools being used in the English NHS and assess their fitness for purpose...
  82. ncbi Doctor and nurse perception of inter-professional co-operation in hospitals
    Unni Krogstad
    University of Oslo, Department of General Practice and Community Medicine, Norway
    Int J Qual Health Care 16:491-7. 2004
    ..To explore doctor and nurse perception of inter-professional co-operation in hospitals; discuss professional differences as reflections of cultural diversity in the perspective of quality improvement...
  83. ncbi Variations in nursing practice environments: relation to staffing and hospital characteristics
    Eileen T Lake
    Department of Sociology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    Nurs Res 55:1-9. 2006
    ..While improvements in nursing practice environments are considered essential to address the nursing shortage, relatively little is known about the nursing practice environments in most hospitals...
  84. ncbi Using a multihospital survey to examine the safety culture
    Saul N Weingart
    Stoneman Center for Quality Improvement, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:125-32. 2004
    ..A culture of safety survey was used to study features of the safety culture and their relationship with patient safety indicators...
  85. pmc Ingredients for change: revisiting a conceptual framework
    J 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...
  86. ncbi The current state of patient safety culture in Lebanese hospitals: a study at baseline
    Fadi El-Jardali
    Department of Health Management and Policy, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Int J Qual Health Care 22:386-95. 2010
    ..The objective of this study is to conduct a baseline assessment of patient safety culture in Lebanese hospitals...
  87. ncbi Our compact with tomorrow's doctors
    Jordan J Cohen
    Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Acad Med 77:475-80. 2002
    ....
  88. ncbi The impact of workplace empowerment, organizational trust on staff nurses' work satisfaction and organizational commitment
    H K Laschinger
    School of Nursing, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Health Care Manage Rev 26:7-23. 2001
    ..Test results suggest that fostering environments that enhance perceptions of empowerment will have positive effects on organizational members and increase organizational effectiveness...
  89. pmc Measuring provider attitudes toward evidence-based practice: consideration of organizational context and individual differences
    Gregory A Aarons
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, 3020 Children s Way, MC 5033, San Diego, CA 92123 4282, USA
    Child Adolesc Psychiatr Clin N Am 14:255-71, viii. 2005
    ..Attitudes toward adoption of EBP are discussed in regard to provider individual differences and the context of mental health services. Finally, potential applications of attitude research to adoption of EBP are discussed...
  90. ncbi Predictors of nurses' perceptions of barriers to research utilization
    Kerstin Nilsson Kajermo
    The Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society, Division of Nursing, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    J Nurs Manag 16:305-14. 2008
    ..To identify predictors of nurses' self-reported barriers to using research findings in clinical practice...
  91. ncbi Exploring nursing home staff's perceptions of communication and leadership to facilitate quality improvement
    Jill Scott-Cawiezell
    University of Missouri Columbia, Sinclair School of Nursing, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 19:242-52. 2004
    ..The study provides insight into what is organizationally necessary to improve quality of care in nursing homes...
  92. ncbi The organizational context of children's mental health services
    Charles Glisson
    Children s Mental Health Services Research Center, The University of Tennessee, 128 Henson Hall, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 3332, USA
    Clin Child Fam Psychol Rev 5:233-53. 2002
    ..a model of organizational effectiveness that depends on several contextual characteristics that include organizational culture, structure, climate, and work attitudes...
  93. ncbi Connections between quality measurement and improvement
    Donald M Berwick
    Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Med Care 41:I30-8. 2003
    ..Because the purpose of the national quality measurement and reporting system (NQMRS) is to improve quality, a discussion of the link between measurement and improvement is critical for ensuring an appropriate system design...
  94. pmc Organizational culture, team climate and diabetes care in small office-based practices
    Marije Bosch
    Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:180. 2008
    ..was to assess to what extent important aspects of restructured care such as multidisciplinary teamwork and different types of organizational culture are associated with high quality diabetes care in small office-based general practices.
  95. pmc Measuring patient safety climate: a review of surveys
    J B Colla
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03755, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:364-6. 2005
    ..This paper compares the general characteristics, dimensions covered, psychometrics performed, and uses in studies of patient safety climate surveys...
  96. pmc Measuring safety climate in health care
    R Flin
    Industrial Psychology Research Centre, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:109-15. 2006
    ..To review quantitative studies of safety climate in health care to examine the psychometric properties of the questionnaires designed to measure this construct...
  97. ncbi Nurses' perception of error reporting and patient safety culture in Korea
    Jeongeun Kim
    Seoul National University, Korea
    West J Nurs Res 29:827-44. 2007
    ..The authors suggest that patient safety could be improved in a nonpunitive culture where individuals can openly discuss medical errors and potential hazards...
  98. pmc Persistence of unsafe practice in everyday work: an exploration of organizational and psychological factors constraining safety in the operating room
    S Espin
    Faculty of Community Services, Ryerson University, 350 Victoria Street, Toronto, Canada
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:165-70. 2006
    ....
  99. pmc Relationship between nurses and physicians in terms of organizational culture: who is responsible for subordination of nurses?
    Brigita Skela Savic
    College of Nursing Jesenice, Cesta zelezarjev 6, Jesenice, Slovenia
    Croat Med J 49:334-43. 2008
    To investigate how nurses and physicians perceive organizational culture, their integration into the organizational processes, and relations within a health care team.
  100. ncbi The effects of organizational culture and climate on the access to mental health care in child welfare and juvenile justice systems
    Charles Glisson
    The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37996 3332, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:433-48. 2006
    This study examined the effects of organizational culture and climate on the access to mental health care for 588 children referred to child welfare and juvenile justice systems in 21 Tennessee urban and rural counties...
  101. ncbi Leadership-organizational culture relationship in nursing units of acute care hospitals
    Jesus Casida
    Department of Adult Health, Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, MI, USA
    Nurs Econ 26:7-15; quiz 16. 2008
    The phenomena of leadership and organizational culture (OC) has been defined as the driving forces in the success or failure of an organization...

Research Grants63

  1. Work Organizational Factors and Psychological Distress
    OMOWUNMI OSINUBI; Fiscal Year: 2003
    DESCRIPTION: The project goal is to determine the impact of organizational culture on workers' psychological distress, job-related stress and work productivity as well as to explore the relationship between organizational culture and ..
  2. California MHS Act: Impact on Practice & Organizational Culture in Public Clinics
    Joel T Braslow; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  3. Adoption of Innovations in Private A &D Treatment Centers
    Paul M Roman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..For both groups, we will measure influence of burnout, pay and benefits, organizational culture, and opportunity on their choices to move...
  4. Staff Training to Manage Aggressive Resident Behaviors
    A Irvine; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..protected module for administrators will explain the cost benefits of effective training and of an organizational culture that promotes a person centered care philosophy to prevent problem behaviors...
  5. NDRI Rocky Mountain Research Center for CJDATS 2
    Stanley Sacks; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..g., readiness to change, organizational culture and climate) as well as measures of extent, fidelity and maintenance of implementation in order to ..
  6. Implementing Computerized Clinical Assessment of HIV Patient Adherence
    Allen L Gifford; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..methods including focused field observations, rapid interviews, and semi-structured interviews to evaluate organizational culture, patient expectation, and patient-provider relationship issues in real-world implementation of HIV/Adhere...
  7. Sustainability of the Go Sun Smart Program in a Recreation Industry
    Barbara Walkosz; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..fidelity of occupational sun protection principles, and the integration of GSS and sun protection into organizational culture at the ski areas...
  8. Increasing Access to Hospice Care for Older African Americans: A National Study
    Kimberly S Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Additionally, although health care organizational culture is increasing being recognized as an important determinant of health disparities, much of the literature ..
  9. Development and Validation of Implementation Climate Measures
    MARK GREGORY EHRHART; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Although global measures of general organizational culture and climate are available, the focus of the proposed research is on strategic climate...
  10. Substance Abuse Treatment with Traumatized Populations
    BRIAN EDWARD BRIDE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..examine the influence of the provision of trauma-focused services, clinical supervision, and organizational culture on counselor secondary traumatic stress;and (5) examine the relationship between counselor secondary ..
  11. Policy to Implementation: Evidence-Based Practice in Community Mental Health
    RINAD SARY BEIDAS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..e., organizational culture, organizational climate, implementation climate) and leader-level (i.e...
  12. Describing Variation in IRB Efficiency, Quality and Procedures
    Daniel E Hall; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Exploratory analyses will also begin to: (A) assess the relationship between organizational culture and IRB efficiency and quality;and (B) examine the organizational climate as set forth in the IRB SOPs...
  13. Achieving a Critical Mass of Women Biomedical Faculty: Impact of 3 US Programs
    DEBORAH LYNNE HELITZER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..in these programs;and (iv) how the interaction of these factors has or can lead to a change in organizational culture to ensure the ability of institutions to capitalize on the intellectual capital of women science faculty ..
  14. High Reliability Practices to Reduce Transmission of Infections in Long Term Care
    Barbara Braun; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Facility leaders must prioritize infection prevention and promote an organizational culture that values safety for both residents and staff...
  15. NATIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE AWARD
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..experience to meet trainee goals;3) a mentoring strategy consistent with multidisciplinary work;4) an organizational culture of synergy between training and research missions;5) an extensive research portfolio (exceeding $40 ..
  16. Accountability and Health Safety A Statewide Approach
    Kenneth Thorpe; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..and implementing recommended patient safety interventions and, how these relate to the creation of an organizational culture of safety...
  17. Rural Iowa Redesign of Care Delivery with EHR Functions
    Donald Crandall; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..home health, and hospice care) and will evaluate the impact of this EHR system on patient care and organizational culture. The project has four major goals: 1) to improve the quality of patient care and increase patient safety ..
  18. Organizational Culture and Quality of Life in Nursing Homes: A Qualitative Study
    Miriam Ryvicker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by the applicant): This dissertation examines the effects of organizational culture on quality of life in two nursing homes...
  19. Improving Care for Children in Child Welfare
    John Landsverk; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..researchers from existing research collaborations with additional expertise in cultural anthropology, organizational culture and change, child welfare and mental health economics, and stakeholders from child welfare and mental ..
  20. The Magnet Journey: Understanding the Role of Unit Culture in EBP Adoption
    KIM MARIE SCHIPPITS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..integrate these observations with Ajzen's theory of planned behavior (individual) and Schein's organizational culture conceptual framework...
  21. Organizational Culture's Impact Across the Nursing Home Industry
    Jane Banaszak Holl; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..While the culture change movement promotes the development of organizational culture as a means to improve nursing home quality, we have no information on the extent to which the general ..
  22. Organizational Culture & Quality of Drug Abuse Treatment
    FRED MAEL; Fiscal Year: 2005
    Aims: Organizational culture (OC) affects morale and service quality in a wide range of professions...
  23. IDEOLOGIES OF CARE AND CASE MANAGEMENT TEAM PROCESSES
    CATHERINE HEANEY; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The organizational culture literature and research on work teams suggest that ideological perspectives will shape the services ..
  24. QUALITY IMPROVEMENT IN NURSING HOMES
    Francois Sainfort; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..QI) principles is a function of the implementation process, the organizational structure and the organizational culture. In turn, the degree of institutionalization is believed to influence the perceptions and objective ..
  25. Multilevel Intervention to Improve Nursing Home Outcomes
    Marilyn Rantz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We will also foster a professional and inclusive nursing management style and an organizational culture that embraces on-going improvement and systematically carries quality-improvement practices forward...
  26. Georgia Hospital Association: Patient Safety Improvement Corps (GHA:PSIC)
    DOROTHY NAYLOR; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..research findings on: the principles of patient safety; human factors engineering; mistake proofing; organizational culture of safety; implementing change; medical errors reporting; data analysis; evaluating the effectiveness of ..
  27. The Provider and Organization in Asthma Guidelines
    Michelle Cloutier; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..program called Easy Breathing, will complete these surveys that will characterize the organization and organizational culture of the clinics/practices and the provider personal attributes surrounding asthma...
  28. Assessment of Organizational Capacity for Data Sharing
    Lisa Korst; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..of leadership; 2) project alignment with information technology (IT) staff; 3) organizational policies; 4) organizational culture; 5) perceived need; 6) strength of collaborative relationships; 7) financial, IT, and human resources; and ..
  29. Nursing Home Working Conditions and Quality of Care
    Jill Scott Cawiezell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..suggested that working conditions such as staffing levels, the physical environment, workflow design, and organizational culture may effect the ability of health care workers to provide safe and effective care...
  30. Organizational Processess in Treatment Programs
    Cynthia Arfken; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..level in both participating and non-participating community treatment programs; and d) examine whether organizational culture at baseline and/or changes in organizational culture are related to changes in organizational ..
  31. Work Conditions of Surgery Residents and Quality of Care
    Robert Mentzer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The surveys will assess teamwork, collaboration, safety culture, organizational culture, and stress...
  32. Reporting Systems and Learning: Best Practices
    Harold Kaplan; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3) Demonstrate the value of reporting by showing its effects on patient safety, organizational culture, and economic outcomes...
  33. Medication Management: A Closed Computerized Loop
    MARK HETZ; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..safety, timeliness, and effectiveness of medication management and administration; (b) improvements to the organizational culture of efficiency and cost-effectiveness; and, (c) increases in the alignment of medication-administration ..
  34. Collaborative Clinical Culture and Quality of Care
    Sheldon Greenfield; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Our proposed project will link measures of organizational culture and workforce characteristics with an extensive set of standardized, routinely collected measures of ..
  35. The Influence of Staff Turnover on Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  36. Staffing Characteristics of Nursing Homes and Quality
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. EXAMINING NURSING HOME COMPARE
    Nicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. 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]..
  39. TECHNOLOGY AND STRUCTURE IN CHILDRENS SERVICE SYSTEMS
    Charles Glisson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The effectiveness of the intervention is assessed by comparing the treatment and control casework units on the quality of their work environments and the outcomes of services provided to 1600 children. ..
  40. Testing EBP and Organization Effects in Rural Appalachia
    Charles Glisson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The services are being structured and funded in a way that will ensure they can be sustained in each county, if successful, after the completion of the study. ..
  41. EBP Leadership Summit: Improving health outcomes for high risk children and teens
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. to improve health outcomes for our nation's children and adolescents. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  42. Improving Outcomes of LBW Premature Infants and Parents
    Bernadette Melnyk; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  43. ORGANIZATIONAL FACTORS IN YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
    GREGORY 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. ..
  44. Outcomes of ICU Working Conditions
    Patricia Stone; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition, obtaining NNIS and Medicare data creates an opportunity to explore the sensitivity and specificity of identifying NI through claims data. ..
  45. Concept Mapping of Readiness for Evidence-Based Practice
    GREGORY 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. ..
  46. For-Profit Ownership and End-of-Life Care
    Elizabeth Bradley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Relevance in lay language: We will generate knowledge about the influence of for-profit hospice ownership on the experiences of patients with cancer and their families. ..
  47. Hospital strategies to improve outcome performance
    ELIZABETH HOWE BRADLEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will work on dissemination strategies with CMS, JCAHO, American College of Cardiology (ACC), American Health Association (AHA), the Veteran's Administration (VA), and the VHA. ..
  48. TRANSPORTABILITY OF NEW TREATMENTS: MST AS A TEST CASE
    Sonja Schoenwald; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Test a mediation model of treatment effectiveness in which the impact of intra- and extra-organizational factors and individual clinician variables on outcomes is mediated by clinician adherence. ..
  49. THERAPEUTIC RESEARCH CONSENT--EMPIRICAL/ETHICAL ANALYSIS
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  50. HEALTHY WORK ORGANIZATION--INTERVENTION EFFECTIVENESS
    DAVID DEJOY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. NURSE STAFFING AND QUALITY OF CARE
    Mary Blegen; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In addition, hierarchical linear model analysis will assist in the description of the relative effects on the quality of care of hospital level and patient care unit level variables. ..
  52. Organizational Variables in Drug Treatment Efficacy
    Gerald Melnick; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  53. Innovative HCW Training: Infectious Disease Risk
    Robyn Gershon; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The results of this study may have important implications for effective health and safety training for nurses. ..
  54. Work-Strain, Career Course and Research Integrity
    Brian Martinson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  55. EVALUATION OF THE HIDTA SEAMLESS SYSTEM FOR OFFENDERS
    Faye Taxman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed research will advance the scientific field by providing an experimental examination of a systematic approach on offender outcomes and cost- effectiveness and benefits of such an approach. ..
  56. Procedural Justice, Identity, and Research Integrity
    Brian Martinson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  57. Understanding Consent to Tissue Donation
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study will be the first to comprehensively examine consent to tissue donation. ..
  58. Rural Hospital Nursing: Environment, Effects and Evidence
    Robin 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. ..
  59. Maintaining Physical Activity in Older Adult MCO Members
    Brian Martinson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  60. Adoption & Implementation of Naltrexone in Priv Tx Ctrs
    Carrie Oser; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Organizational-level factors, internal organizational structure, externalities, and stated reasons for adoption, will be the major concepts included in predicting adopter categorization. ..
  61. Testing Context Effects on Treatment of Drug-Using Youth
    Sonja Schoenwald; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  62. FAMILY CONFLICT AND DECISION MAKING FOR ADVANCED CANCER
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Cut-off scores will be provided for classifying concordant and discordant families. In addition, rich and detailed descriptive information about the family treatment decision-making process will be provided. ..
  63. PUBLIC ATTITUDES TOWARDS DEATH AND ORGAN PROCUREMENT
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Finally, a community dialogue will be implemented to interpret and disseminate the findings and provide recommendations to policy makers. ..