organizational innovation

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Summary: Introduction of changes which are new to the organization and are created by management.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi What drives change? Barriers to and incentives for achieving evidence-based practice
    Richard Grol
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Med J Aust 180:S57-60. 2004
  2. ncbi Improving quality through effective implementation of information technology in healthcare
    John Øvretveit
    Medical Management Centre, The Karolinska Institute, Floor 5, Berzelius väg 3, Stockholm SE 17177, Sweden
    Int J Qual Health Care 19:259-66. 2007
  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. pmc Evidence for the impact of quality improvement collaboratives: systematic review
    Loes M T Schouten
    Dutch Institute for Healthcare Improvement, PO Box 20064, 3502 LB Utrecht, Netherlands
    BMJ 336:1491-4. 2008
  5. ncbi Assessing organizational readiness for change
    Wayne E K Lehman
    Institute of Behavioral Research, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX 76129, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 22:197-209. 2002
  6. ncbi Disseminating innovations in health care
    Donald M Berwick
    Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 289:1969-75. 2003
  7. ncbi Conceptualization and measurement of organizational readiness for change: a review of the literature in health services research and other fields
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 65:379-436. 2008
  8. ncbi Explaining diffusion patterns for complex health care innovations
    Jean Louis Denis
    Département d administration de la Santé, Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Health Care Manage Rev 27:60-73. 2002
  9. pmc Between-group behaviour in health care: gaps, edges, boundaries, disconnections, weak ties, spaces and holes. A systematic review
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:330. 2010
  10. pmc Are you ready? How health professionals can comprehensively conceptualize readiness for change
    Daniel T Holt
    Department of Systems and Engineering Management, Air Force Institute of Technology, AFIT ENV, 2950 Hobson Way, Wright Patterson, OH 45433 7765, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:50-5. 2010

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  1. ncbi What drives change? Barriers to and incentives for achieving evidence-based practice
    Richard Grol
    Centre for Quality of Care Research WOK, PO Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Med J Aust 180:S57-60. 2004
    ..Planning needs to take into account the nature of the innovation; characteristics of the professionals and patients involved; and the social, organisational, economic and political context...
  2. ncbi Improving quality through effective implementation of information technology in healthcare
    John Øvretveit
    Medical Management Centre, The Karolinska Institute, Floor 5, Berzelius väg 3, Stockholm SE 17177, Sweden
    Int J Qual Health Care 19:259-66. 2007
    ..To draw on previous research, empirical data from this study is used to develop IT implementation theory...
  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
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  4. pmc Evidence for the impact of quality improvement collaboratives: systematic review
    Loes M T Schouten
    Dutch Institute for Healthcare Improvement, PO Box 20064, 3502 LB Utrecht, Netherlands
    BMJ 336:1491-4. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of quality improvement collaboratives in improving the quality of care...
  5. ncbi Assessing organizational readiness for change
    Wayne E K Lehman
    Institute of Behavioral Research, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX 76129, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 22:197-209. 2002
    ..Overall, these results indicate the ORC can contribute to the study of organizational change and technology transfer by identifying functional barriers involved...
  6. ncbi Disseminating innovations in health care
    Donald M Berwick
    Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    JAMA 289:1969-75. 2003
    ....
  7. ncbi Conceptualization and measurement of organizational readiness for change: a review of the literature in health services research and other fields
    Bryan J Weiner
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 65:379-436. 2008
    ..Several conceptual and methodological issues that need to be addressed to generate knowledge useful for practice are identified and discussed...
  8. ncbi Explaining diffusion patterns for complex health care innovations
    Jean Louis Denis
    Département d administration de la Santé, Universite de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Health Care Manage Rev 27:60-73. 2002
    ....
  9. pmc Between-group behaviour in health care: gaps, edges, boundaries, disconnections, weak ties, spaces and holes. A systematic review
    Jeffrey Braithwaite
    Centre for Clinical Governance Research, Australian Institute of Health Innovation, University of New South Wales, Randwick, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:330. 2010
    ..This paper discusses empirical and theoretical work on this phenomenon with the aim of analysing a specific exemplar, the structures of silos within health care organisations...
  10. pmc Are you ready? How health professionals can comprehensively conceptualize readiness for change
    Daniel T Holt
    Department of Systems and Engineering Management, Air Force Institute of Technology, AFIT ENV, 2950 Hobson Way, Wright Patterson, OH 45433 7765, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:50-5. 2010
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  11. ncbi "Continuity" as an organizing principle for clinical education reform
    David A Hirsh
    Cambridge Hospital, Cambridge, MA, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:858-66. 2007
  12. 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
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  13. ncbi Spanning boundaries in pursuit of effective knowledge sharing within networks in the NHS
    Graeme Currie
    Nottingham University Business School, Nottingham, UK
    J Health Organ Manag 21:406-17. 2007
    ..The purpose of this paper is to examine power asymmetries in the delivery of genetics healthcare that inhibit knowledge sharing across sector, organisational and professional boundaries...
  14. pmc Improving medical practice: a conceptual framework
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minn 55440, USA
    Ann Fam Med 5:251-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article is to produce a relatively simple conceptual framework for guiding and studying practice improvement...
  15. ncbi Maintenance of subjective health during a merger: the role of experienced change and pre-merger social support at work in white- and blue-collar workers
    Ari Väänänen
    Department of Psychology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Topeliuksenkatu 41 a A, Helsinki FIN 00250, Finland
    Soc Sci Med 58:1903-15. 2004
    ..We conclude that negative changes experienced in one's job position and lack of upper-level social support at work create a potential risk for health impairment in different employee groups in merging enterprises...
  16. 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...
  17. ncbi Implementing computerized technology: an organizational analysis
    K J Klein
    Department of Psychology, University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
    J Appl Psychol 86:811-24. 2001
    ..Further research is needed to replicate and extend the findings...
  18. ncbi Organizational characteristics of successful innovative health care programs sustained over time
    Connie Evashwick
    Center for Health Care Innovation, California State University at Long Beach, 90815, USA
    Fam Community Health 26:177-93. 2003
    ..The findings provided insights into the importance of leadership, financing, organizational structure, governance, marketing, and evaluation/research...
  19. pmc Sustainable practice change: professionals' experiences with a multisectoral child health promotion programme in Sweden
    Kristina Edvardsson
    Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, SE 90187 Umea, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:61. 2011
    ..Initiated in 2005, the programme uses a 'Salutogenesis' approach to support health-promoting activities in health care, social services, and schools...
  20. 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
  21. pmc The psychosocial and health effects of workplace reorganisation. 1. A systematic review of organisational-level interventions that aim to increase employee control
    Matt Egan
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G128RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:945-54. 2007
    ..Systematic review of the health and psychosocial effects of increasing employee participation and control through workplace reorganisation, with reference to the "demand-control-support" model of workplace health...
  22. pmc Assessing the implementation of the chronic care model in quality improvement collaboratives
    Marjorie L Pearson
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:978-96. 2005
    ..To measure organizations' implementation of Chronic Care Model (CCM) interventions for chronic care quality improvement (QI)...
  23. ncbi Evidence-based practice in everyday clinical practice: strategies for change in a tertiary occupational therapy department
    Elizabeth Caldwell
    Occupational Therapy Department, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Aust Occup Ther J 55:79-84. 2008
    ..The resulting Research and Evidence in Practice model and the enabling strategies for its implementation are presented. A challenge for the future is to conduct a formal evaluation of the model...
  24. pmc Getting by on credit: how district health managers in Ghana cope with the untimely release of funds
    Augustine D Asante
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:105. 2006
    ..This paper examines how the untimely release of public sector health funds in Ghana affects district health activities and the way district managers cope with the situation...
  25. pmc The medium-term sustainability of organisational innovations in the national health service
    Graham P Martin
    Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK
    Implement Sci 6:19. 2011
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  26. ncbi The role of the organizational champion in achieving health system change
    Jane Hendy
    Imperial College Business School, Imperial College London, South Kensington, London, UK
    Soc Sci Med 74:348-55. 2012
    ..Whilst this strategy may be initially beneficial, the role of champion may be less useful, even detrimental to progress, in the later stages of implementation, particularly if identification with the new circumstances is not established...
  27. pmc Disseminating quality improvement: study protocol for a large cluster-randomized trial
    Andrew R Quanbeck
    Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies, Industrial and Systems Engineering Department, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Implement Sci 6:44. 2011
    ..S. It is, to our knowledge, the largest study of organizational change ever conducted in healthcare. The trial seeks to determine the most cost-effective method of disseminating quality improvement in addiction treatment...
  28. ncbi Job stress interventions and the organization of work
    Norbert K Semmer
    University of Bern, Department of Psychology, Muesmattstr 45, CH 3000 Bern 9, Switzerland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 32:515-27. 2006
    ..Finally, evidence points to the limited utility of economic arguments for the acceptance of health promotion projects; the necessity of professional trust is therefore emphasized...
  29. pmc Journey to the patient-centered medical home: a qualitative analysis of the experiences of practices in the National Demonstration Project
    Paul A Nutting
    Center for Research Strategies, 225 East 16th Avenue, Denver, CO 80203, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:S45-56; S92. 2010
    ..We describe the experience of practices in transitioning toward patient-centered medical homes (PCMHs) in the National Demonstration Project (NDP)...
  30. ncbi Evolution of diffusion and dissemination theory
    James W Dearing
    Center for Dissemination and Implementation Research, Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, PO Box 378066, Denver CO 80237, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 14:99-108. 2008
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  31. pmc Toward a transdisciplinary model of evidence-based practice
    Jason M Satterfield
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, 400 Parnassus Ave, A 405, San Francisco, CA 94143 0320, USA
    Milbank Q 87:368-90. 2009
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  32. pmc Making sense of evidence in management decisions: the role of research-based knowledge on innovation adoption and implementation in healthcare. study protocol
    Yiannis Kyratsis
    National Centre for Infection Prevention and Management, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Implement Sci 7:22. 2012
    ..We also know little about how diverse healthcare professionals (clinicians, administrators) make sense of evidence and how this collective sensemaking mediates the uptake of innovations...
  33. ncbi Agency and implementation: understanding the embedding of healthcare innovations in practice
    Carl May
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, UK
    Soc Sci Med 78:26-33. 2013
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  34. ncbi Curricular change in medical schools: how to succeed
    C J Bland
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis 55455 0392, USA
    Acad Med 75:575-94. 2000
    ..e., the temporary decrease in an organization's performance as a new program is implemented), and leadership. These characteristics are discussed in detail and related specifically to curricular change in medical school settings...
  35. pmc Organisational downsizing and increased use of psychotropic drugs among employees who remain in employment
    Mika Kivimaki
    Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:154-8. 2007
    ..The authors examined whether working in downsizing organisations predicts use of psychotropic drugs among employees who remain in employment...
  36. ncbi The role of the champion in infection prevention: results from a multisite qualitative study
    L J Damschroder
    VA Ann Arbor HSR and D Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, 2215 Fuller Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 18:434-40. 2009
    ..We explored the types and numbers of champions who lead efforts to implement best practices to prevent hospital-acquired infection in US hospitals...
  37. ncbi Increasing value: a research agenda for addressing the managerial and organizational challenges facing health care delivery in the United States
    Stephen M Shortell
    University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 61:12S-30S. 2004
    ..The specific measurement, analysis, and study design issues involved in under-taking such a research agenda are discussed...
  38. ncbi Impact of recurrent changes in the work environment on nurses' psychological well-being and sickness absence
    Rik Verhaeghe
    Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Department of Management Information, Operations Management and Technology Policy, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Adv Nurs 56:646-56. 2006
    ..e. job satisfaction, eustress and distress) and absence through illness...
  39. ncbi Sustaining the implementation of an evidence-based guideline for bronchiolitis
    P H Perlstein
    Division of Health Policy and Clinical Effectiveness, Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 154:1001-7. 2000
    ..To describe the changes occurring over a 3-year period after implementation of an evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the care of infants with bronchiolitis...
  40. pmc Transformational and transactional leadership: association with attitudes toward evidence-based practice
    Gregory A Aarons
    Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, MC 5033, San Diego, CA 92123, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1162-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to expand these findings by examining the association between leadership and mental health providers' attitudes toward adopting evidence-based practice...
  41. ncbi A long time coming: primary healthcare renewal in Canada
    Brian Hutchison
    Department of Family Medicine, McMaster University
    Healthc Pap 8:10-24. 2008
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  42. ncbi Evaluation of a complex intervention for changing professional behaviour: the Evidence Based Out Reach (EBOR) Trial
    Irwin Nazareth
    Department of Primary Care and Population Science, Royal Free and University College Medical School, Rowland Hill Street, London NW3 2NF, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 7:230-8. 2002
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  43. pmc The effect of physicians' long-term use of CPOE on their test management work practices
    Joanne L Callen
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe NSW 1825 Australia
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:643-52. 2006
    ..To explore physicians' work practices in relation to their long-term use of a computerized physician order entry system (CPOE)...
  44. ncbi Improved preventive care in family practices with outreach facilitation: understanding success and failure
    William Hogg
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Ottawa, 43 Bruyere Street 375 Etage 3JB, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5C8, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 7:195-201. 2002
    ..To understand why some family practices with a facilitator improved preventive performance more than others. Sustainability of practice improvements one year after the intervention was also explored...
  45. ncbi The theory of use behind telemedicine: how compatible with physicians' clinical routines?
    P Lehoux
    Interdisciplinary Health Research Group GRIS, Department of Health Administration, University of Montreal, Branch Centre Ville, Quebec, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 54:889-904. 2002
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  46. pmc Transforming medical professionalism to fit changing health needs
    Thomas Plochg
    Department of Social Medicine, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Meibergdreef 9, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Med 7:64. 2009
    ..However, it may also be necessary to initiate basic changes to way in which the medical professionals work in order to adapt to the changing health needs...
  47. pmc Initial lessons from the first national demonstration project on practice transformation to a patient-centered medical home
    Paul A Nutting
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center and Director of Research, Center for Research Strategies, 225 E 16th Ave, Suite 1150, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:254-60. 2009
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  48. pmc Determinants of success of inpatient clinical information systems: a literature review
    M J van der Meijden
    Department of Medical Informatics, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 10:235-43. 2003
    ..Our review points out the need for more thorough evaluations of patient care information systems that look at a wide range of factors that can affect the relative success or failure of these systems...
  49. ncbi Evidence-based public health: a fundamental concept for public health practice
    Ross C Brownson
    Prevention Research Center, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 30:175-201. 2009
    ..Challenges and opportunities (e.g., political issues, training needs) for disseminating EBPH are reviewed. The concepts of EBPH outlined in this article hold promise to better bridge evidence and practice...
  50. ncbi Implementation of an electronic medical record in family practice: a case study
    Marie Pierre Gagnon
    Quebec University Hospital Research Centre, Quebec City, Canada and Faculty of Nursing, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada
    Inform Prim Care 18:31-40. 2010
    ..Electronic medical records (EMRs) have the potential to foster a safer, more effective and more efficient healthcare system. However, their implementation in primary care practice remains a challenge...
  51. ncbi Redesigning care at the Flinders Medical Centre: clinical process redesign using "lean thinking"
    David I Ben-Tovim
    Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:S27-31. 2008
    ..Results to date show that the Redesigning Care program has enabled the hospital to provide safer and more accessible care during a period of growth in demand...
  52. ncbi Unpacking prevention capacity: an intersection of research-to-practice models and community-centered models
    Paul Flaspohler
    Department of Psychology and Center for School Based Mental Health Programs, Miami University, Oxford, OH 45056, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 41:182-96. 2008
    ..The proposed taxonomy can aid in understanding the concept of capacity and developing methods to support the implementation and sustainability of prevention efforts in novel settings...
  53. ncbi Physicians as inclusive leaders: insights from a participatory quality improvement intervention
    Jenna Howard
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Somerset, New Jersey 08873, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 21:135-45. 2012
    ..Such insights may prove important to physicians, researchers, and policy makers alike as they determine how best to aid physician leaders who are being challenged to recreate themselves as facilitators of collaboration...
  54. ncbi From policy to reality: clinical managers' views of the organizational challenges of primary care reform in Portugal
    Luís Velez Lapão
    International Public Health and Biostatistics Unit, Centro de Malária e, Doenças Tropicais, and WHO Collaborating Center for Health Workforce, Policy and Planning, Instituto de Higiene e Medicina Tropical, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
    Int J Health Plann Manage 27:295-307. 2012
    ..There is a perceived gap between the framework for reform as defined by law and the support made available for its implementation, leading to tensions between decision makers, managers, and health professionals...
  55. pmc Can a GP be a generalist and a specialist? Stakeholders views on a respiratory General Practitioner with a special interest service in the UK
    Mandy A Moffat
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill Health Centre, Westburn Road, Aberdeen AB41 6ST, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:62. 2006
    ..The objective of the current study is to explore the attitudes and views of stakeholders to the provision of a respiratory GPwSI service within the six PCTs in Leicester, UK...
  56. 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...
  57. ncbi Factors influencing best-practice guideline implementation: lessons learned from administrators, nursing staff, and project leaders
    Jenny Ploeg
    School of Nursing, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Worldviews Evid Based Nurs 4:210-9. 2007
    ..A sound understanding of barriers and facilitators is critical for development of effective and targeted guideline implementation strategies...
  58. ncbi Organizations as machines, organizations as conversations: two core metaphors and their consequences
    Anthony L Suchman
    McArdle Ramerman Center and the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14607, USA
    Med Care 49:S43-8. 2011
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  59. pmc Measurement of a model of implementation for health care: toward a testable theory
    Joan M Cook
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, 950 Campbell Avenue, NEPEC 182, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Implement Sci 7:59. 2012
    ..The present paper represents a first step in operationalizing Greenhalgh et al.'s model by providing background, rationale, working definitions, and measurement of key constructs...
  60. ncbi Longitudinal analysis on the development of hospital quality management systems in the Netherlands
    Michel Dückers
    NIVEL Netherlands Institute for Health Services Research, Otterstraat, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:330-40. 2009
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  61. pmc The adoption of alcohol pharmacotherapies in the Clinical Trials Network: the influence of research network participation
    AMANDA J ABRAHAM
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 38:275-83. 2010
    ..Research network participation may thus enhance organizational innovativeness to include interventions beyond the scope of the network...
  62. ncbi Reflections on the process of change on acute psychiatric wards during the City Nurse Project
    C Flood
    East London and City Mental Health Trust, and St Bartholomew School of Nursing and Midwifery, City University, Philpot Street, London E1 2EA, UK
    J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:260-8. 2006
    ..At an interim stage of the project, the staff have shown a willingness to engage in efforts to change and improve two acute wards. This paper shows the potential to improve acute wards and produce positive outcomes using a working model...
  63. ncbi Strategies for starting a successful evidence-based practice program
    Christine S Schulman
    AACN Adv Crit Care 19:301-11; quiz 312-3. 2008
    ..Strategies for making EBP part of everyday care are identified, along with suggestions for overcoming barriers to change and ideas for acknowledging nurses for EBP work...
  64. pmc Types of unintended consequences related to computerized provider order entry
    Emily M Campbell
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 13:547-56. 2006
    ..To identify types of clinical unintended adverse consequences resulting from computerized provider order entry (CPOE) implementation...
  65. ncbi Sustaining the pivotal organizational outcome: magnet recognition
    Mickey L Parsons
    Graduate Administration Program, University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Nursing, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Nurs Manag 19:277-86. 2011
    ..To identify the facilitators and barriers for health-care organizations to sustain Magnet Recognition, the exemplar of a professional practice environment and quality care...
  66. ncbi Lessons from India in organizational innovation: a tale of two heart hospitals
    Barak D Richman
    Duke University School of Law in Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1260-70. 2008
    ..S.-trained doctors and can perform open heart surgery for $6,000 (compared to $100,000 in the United States). The Indian success is a window into America's stalemate with inflating costs and stagnant innovation...
  67. ncbi A complexity perspective on health care improvement and reform in general practice and primary health care
    Barbara J Booth
    Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Aust J Prim Health 16:29-35. 2010
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  68. pmc Implementing evidence-based practice: effectiveness of a structured multifaceted mentorship programme
    Gwenyth R Wallen
    Nursing Research and Translational Science National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Adv Nurs 66:2761-71. 2010
    ..This paper is a report of the effectiveness of a structured multifaceted mentorship programme designed to implement evidence-based practice in a clinical research intensive environment...
  69. ncbi Coevolution of patients and hospitals: how changing epidemiology and technological advances create challenges and drive organizational innovation
    Federico Lega
    Bocconi University and SDA Bocconi School of Management, Department of Policy Analysis and Public Management
    J Healthc Manag 57:17-33; discussion 33-4. 2012
    ..We conclude by substantiating the trends of and the reasoning behind the prospective pattern of hospital organizational development...
  70. pmc Organizational Readiness for Change and opinions toward treatment innovations
    Bret E Fuller
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:183-92. 2007
    ..The analysis provides evidence of the ORC's utility in assessing agency strengths and needs during the implementation of evidence-based practices...
  71. pmc The influence of context on quality improvement success in health care: a systematic review of the literature
    Heather C Kaplan
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Milbank Q 88:500-59. 2010
    ..The mixed results of success among QI initiatives may be due to differences in the context of these initiatives...
  72. ncbi Patient-physician communication as organizational innovation in the managed care setting
    Wendy Levinson
    University of Toronto, Department of Medicine, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Manag Care 8:622-30. 2002
    ..Specific suggestions are provided for physician leaders and administrators who are considering similar programs in their settings...
  73. ncbi Converging patterns in hospital organization: beyond the professional bureaucracy
    Federico Lega
    Bocconi University, Public Administration and Health, c o CERGAS Bocconi, Viale Isonzo 23, 20135 Milan, Italy
    Health Policy 74:261-81. 2005
    ..Challenges and managerial implications of this more and more widely diffused organizational paradigm are debated in the last part of the study...
  74. ncbi Patient journeys: the process of clinical redesign
    David I Ben-Tovim
    Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:S14-7. 2008
    ..The method engages clinicians, managers, patients and carers, and delivers real gains in health care delivery. *This article outlines the clinical process redesign programs being used by NSW Health and at FMC...
  75. pmc Monitoring the PACS implementation process in a large university hospital--discrepancies between radiologists and physicians
    Philippe Duyck
    Department of Radiology and Medical Imaging, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    J Digit Imaging 23:73-80. 2010
    ..The results show that our approach was successful. Both radiologists and physicians give evidence of an excellent level of user acceptance. We can conclude that the implementation of PACS into our hospital has succeeded...
  76. ncbi Lessons learned during 15 years of clinical information system experience
    D Miranda
    Sharp HealthCare, San Diego, Calif, USA
    Comput Nurs 19:147-51. 2001
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  77. pmc Care in the country: a historical case study of long-term sustainability in 4 rural health centers
    D Brad Wright
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1612-8. 2009
    ..It is also important for these programs to find ways to cope with high rates of staff turnover...
  78. ncbi Defining sustainability outcomes of health programs: Illustrations from an on-line survey
    Mary Ann Scheirer
    Scheirer Consulting, 238 Sayre Drive, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    Eval Program Plann 31:335-46. 2008
    ..Strengths and limitations of this methodology for future evaluation are also discussed...
  79. ncbi Characteristics of health care organizations associated with learning and development: lessons from a pilot study
    Monica Nyström
    Medical Management Centre, Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Qual Manag Health Care 18:285-94. 2009
    ..Based on the results, a new model of "characteristics associated with learning and development in health care organizations" is proposed...
  80. pmc Opening the black box of quality improvement collaboratives: an Actor-Network theory approach
    Tineke Broer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:265. 2010
    ..We thereby analyze how the problematisation process and the measurement practices are constructed. Findings from this analysis may have consequences for future evaluation studies of collaboratives...
  81. ncbi A longitudinal study of employee adaptation to organizational change: the role of change-related information and change-related self-efficacy
    Nerina L Jimmieson
    School of Psychology, University of Queensland UQ, St Lucia, QLD, Australia
    J Occup Health Psychol 9:11-27. 2004
    ..Last, there was consistent support for the stress-buffering role of Time 1 self-efficacy in the prediction of Time 2 job satisfaction...
  82. pmc A qualitative study of the cultural changes in primary care organisations needed to implement clinical governance
    Martin Marshall
    National Primary Care Research and Development Centre, University of Manchester
    Br J Gen Pract 52:641-5. 2002
    ..Little is currently known about the nature or importance of culture and cultural change in primary care groups and trusts (PCG/Ts) or their constituent general practices...
  83. ncbi An evolutionary approach to team working in primary care
    Rose Curry
    Sunderland Teaching Primary Care Trust, Ryhope, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, UK
    Br J Community Nurs 7:520-7. 2002
    ....
  84. ncbi Leading organisational learning in health care
    J S Carroll
    MIT Sloan School of Management, 50 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 11:51-6. 2002
    ....
  85. ncbi A review of collaborative partnerships as a strategy for improving community health
    S T Roussos
    University of Kansas, Lawrence 66045, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 21:369-402. 2000
    ..The review concludes with specific recommendations designed to enhance research and practice and to set conditions for promoting community health...
  86. ncbi The tension between needing to improve care and knowing how to do it
    Andrew D Auerbach
    University of California, San Francisco, Department of Medicine, San Francisco, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:608-13. 2007
  87. ncbi Incorporating the views of obstetric clinicians in implementing evidence-supported labour and delivery suite ward rounds: a case study
    Neelima Deshpande
    Birmingham Women s Health Care NHS Trust, Birmingham, UK
    Health Info Libr J 20:86-94. 2003
    ..To implement evidence-supported delivery suite ward rounds using strategies to overcome barriers...
  88. ncbi The ARC organizational and community intervention strategy for implementing evidence-based children's mental health treatments
    Charles Glisson
    Children s Mental Health Services Research Center, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 3332, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 7:243-59. 2005
    ....
  89. pmc Contextual implementation model: a framework for assisting clinical information system implementations
    Joanne L Callen
    Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Sydney, PO Box 170, Lidcombe, NSW
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 15:255-62. 2008
    ..Although other implementation models have been developed, few are grounded in data and others fail to take adequate account of the clinical environment and users' requirements...
  90. pmc Mental health provider attitudes toward adoption of evidence-based practice: the Evidence-Based Practice Attitude Scale (EBPAS)
    Gregory A Aarons
    Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of California, Child and Adolescent Services Research Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 6:61-74. 2004
    ..A brief measure of mental health provider attitudes toward adoption of EBPs was developed and attitudes were examined in relation to a set of provider individual difference and organizational characteristics...
  91. pmc The extent and importance of unintended consequences related to computerized provider order entry
    Joan S Ash
    Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd, Portland, OR 97201 3098, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 14:415-23. 2007
    ..The extent to which hospitals experience unintended consequences of CPOE, which include more than errors, has not been quantified in prior research...
  92. ncbi The collaborative method. A strategy for improving Australian general practice
    Andrew Knight
    Education WentWest Ltd, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 33:269-74. 2004
    ..The Australian government has recently called for tenders to run the Australian Primary Care Collaborative (APCC) program...
  93. ncbi Crossing the boundary: changing mental models in the service of improvement
    D M Berwick
    Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 10:435-41. 1998
    ....
  94. ncbi Emergent themes in the sustainability of primary health care innovation
    Beverly M Sibthorpe
    Australian Primary Health Care Research Institute, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    Med J Aust 183:S77-80. 2005
    ..Given the dearth of literature on the sustainability of primary health care innovation, there is potential to develop a program of research directed towards a future synthesis of evidence...
  95. ncbi The Success Factor Profile for clinical computer innovation
    Nancy M Lorenzi
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 8340, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 107:1077-80. 2004
    ..Failure to succeed with early system users is not only costly, but also discourages users and developers alike, and may damage the reputation of the tools and systems across the institution...
  96. ncbi Indicators of organizational readiness for clinical information technology/systems innovation: a Delphi study
    R Snyder-Halpern
    College of Nursing, University of Arizona, 1305 North Martin, Tucson, AZ 85721 0203, USA
    Int J Med Inform 63:179-204. 2001
    ..This preliminary taxonomy was used to develop an organizational information technology/systems innovation readiness scale that is currently being pilot tested in phase three of the research program...
  97. ncbi Why implementing EPR's does not bring about organizational changes--a qualitative approach
    R E Nikula
    DSI Danish Institute for Health Services Research, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Stud Health Technol Inform 84:666-9. 2001
    ....
  98. ncbi The impact of organisational change on outcome in an intensive care unit in the United Kingdom
    G Baldock
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK
    Intensive Care Med 27:865-72. 2001
    ..To study the change in outcome for patients admitted to an intensive care unit following the establishment of a team of resident medical staff and a change from an "open" to a "closed" organisational format...
  99. ncbi Organizing cardiovascular preventive care in general practice: determinants of a successful intervention
    Claudia M Lobo
    Department of General Practice, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Med 35:430-6. 2002
    ..In this study we investigate the determinants of success of an intervention for optimizing cardiovascular preventive care in general practice...
  100. ncbi Determinants of implementation effectiveness: adapting a framework for complex innovations
    Christian D Helfrich
    VA Health Services Research and Development
    Med Care Res Rev 64:279-303. 2007
    ..Key determinants include management support and innovation-values fit, which contribute to an organizational "climate" for implementation. We explore the implications for researchers and managers...
  101. ncbi What do collaborative improvement projects do? Experience from seven countries
    Tim Wilson
    RCGP Quality Unit, Royal College of General Practitioners, London, United Kingdom
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:85-93. 2003
    ..There are large variations in the way collaboratives are structured and run, but there is no widely accepted framework for describing the components of collaboratives. Thus, it is difficult to study which approaches are most effective...

Research Grants62

  1. Improving Patient Safety: Context and Nurses'Work Processes for Pressure Ulcers
    Lynn M Soban; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..3. This is an important topic and the proposed research could eventually decrease pressure ulcer incidence in acute units, which would improve patient outcomes and decrease costs. ..
  2. Flexible Work and Well-Being Center at the University of Minnesota
    ERIN L KELLY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This team will serve as a critical node in the Network's refinement, implementation, and evaluation of the innovative workplace intervention to be tested. ..
  3. Health for Hearts United Leadership Institute
    PENNY ANN RALSTON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Sustainability for HHU Lead will be explored as a part of the Day of Dialogue on Minority Health (DoDMH) ..
  4. Redesigning Diabetes Work Processes for Population-based Primary Care
    Jesse C Crosson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Benefit: Findings from this study will lead to a better understanding of how to leverage existing practice resources and concerns for improving diabetes care in primary care practices. ..
  5. Effective Communication Network Structures for Hospital Infection Prevention
    Pavani Rangachari; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..In addition to the public at large, study results would be directly beneficial to a variety of stakeholders, including healthcare managers &professionals, accreditation agencies, policy makers, and health service researchers. ..
  6. Musculoskeletal Diagnoses Cohort: Examining Pain and Pain Care in the VA
    Robert D Kerns; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Of particular importance is the opportunity for this project to play a key role in the development of pain management performance measures for VHA through our collaboration with the Office of Analytics and Business Intelligence. ..
  7. Action Research to Advance Implementation in the CJS: CJ-DATS 2 Continuation
    Faye S Taxman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The emphasis will be on accessing drug treatment, HIV continuum of care, and other services to link justice and community agencies to provide a continuum of care for reentering offenders. ..
  8. Sedation Management in Pediatric Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure
    MARTHA AQ CURLEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  9. NDRI Rocky Mountain Research Center for CJDATS 2
    Stanley Sacks; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  10. The Seven Pillars: Crossing the Patient Safety-Medical Liability Chasm
    TIMOTHY BRIAN MCDONALD; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This three-year demonstration project is expected to be a catalyst for adoption of a sustainable "Seven Pillars" model throughout the State of Illinois. ..
  11. Implementing Eban II: An Evidence-Based Intervention for Sero-Discordant Couples
    Gail E Wyatt; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Accordingly, research in HIV prevention, clinical effectiveness trials, and implementation will be informed by the study findings. ..
  12. Smoking Cessation Interventions and Program Availability for Drug and Alcohol Add
    Jessica L Muilenburg; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  13. Achieving Success for Women &Academic Medicine: A Randomized Multi-level Trial
    Jeane Ann Grisso; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..It is time for us to apply our best scientific rigor to interventions that will deepen our understanding of the factors that influence women's careers in science while making a difference through action-based research. ..
  14. Development and Validation of Implementation Climate Measures
    MARK GREGORY EHRHART; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  15. Predicting implementation from organizational readiness to change
    Christian Helfrich; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Confirmatory factor analysis will also be used to assess the factor structure of the individual survey scales. ..
  16. Reducing Social Disparities in Cancer Risk: The Role of Work and Worker Health
    GLORIAN C SORENSEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Each of these institutions provides numerous resources and opportunities for both my research and mentoring activities. ..
  17. Transfers Relevant to the Acute Care of Elders (TRACE)
    Kevin M Terrell; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Further, we seek to improve their care at a particularly high-risk point, during transfers of care. ..
  18. The Arizona Network for the Study of Implementation Effectiveness
    Michael S Shafer; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  19. Mississippi TRIALS Research Center
    Angela A Robertson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Furthermore, results of implementation research conducted in Mississippi have implications for EBP implementation in other resource-poor settings. ..
  20. Implementing Cancer Treatment Measuring & Reporting in Office & Hospital Practice
    Nina A Bickell; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This proposal aims to develop and pilot test an intervention to enable information exchange between hospitals and office practices about cancer treatment. ..
  21. Continuum of Care for Drug-Involved Offenders
    LYN A STEIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Such initiatives hold great promise in improving both public safety and public health. ..
  22. Ehancing Prevention Capacity with Developmental Assets and Getting to Outcomes
    Matthew Chinman; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  23. To Test A Payer/Treatment Agency Intervention to Increase Use of Buprenorphine
    TODD DAVID MOLFENTER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This trial will develop a deeper understanding of the role payers and treatment organizations play in implementing and disseminating EBPs and will focus on the public health issue of rising opioid abuse. ..
  24. Understanding the impact of organizational implementation strategies on EBT use
    Nathaniel J Williams; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  25. Patient Safety through Implementation Science: Clinical Work Culture & IT Design
    LAURIE NOVAK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Implementation Science, applied to health informatics, can result in improved patient safety, efficiency, and technology adoption and user satisfaction. ..
  26. Patient Safety through Implementation Science: Clinical Work Culture &IT Design
    Laurie L Novak; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Implementation Science, applied to health informatics, can result in improved patient safety, efficiency, and technology adoption and user satisfaction. ..
  27. The Development and Testing of a Framework for Understanding Effective Implementa
    ROSALIND EVE KEITH; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The proposed research will develop and test a framework for understanding PCMH implementation in primary care clinics. ..
  28. Exploring the adaptive and interpretive dynamics of implementation in infection p
    Julia E Szymczak; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The reduction and eventual elimination of these infections will improve the quality, safety and cost-effectiveness of care delivered to hospitalized patients. ..
  29. Virtual Games for STEMM Faculty to Break the Bias Habit
    MARY LINDSEY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..With Dr. Carnes's past history of successful, high-impact research, she is ideally suited to utilize the Pathfinder Award to achieve new and important breakthroughs to increase STEMM workforce diversity. ..
  30. Kentucky TRIALS Research Center
    Carl G Leukefeld; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  31. Influences on the Sustainability of Evidence-Based Psychotherapies
    SHANNON W STIRMAN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..therapies in community settings, which will in turn promote increased access to interventions that, despite extensive empirical support, currently are not widely available to community mental health consumers ..
  32. Central States Criminal Justice Drug Abuse Center
    Carl G Leukefeld; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  33. Training and Education to Advance Minority Scholars In Science (TEAM-Science)
    Molly L Carnes; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..e. individual and institutional) interventions that are iteratively evaluated and strategically disseminated. ..
  34. Disseminating Evidence-Based Interventions to Control Cancer
    Ross C Brownson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This research is innovative by working in real world settings on a multi-state scale, applying new theory from outside of health (Institutional Theory), and using social network analysis to better understand the flow of knowledge. ..
  35. TRAINING IN CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH
    Joseph A Hill; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  36. Role of Physicians and Their Groups in Cancer Screening
    George Wright; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Since the proposed methodology is new, a small grant is proposed to develop and validate the approach and to generate initial substantive results. ..
  37. Translating Depression Guidelines in Substance Abuse Tx
    Geoffrey Curran; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Patient-level outcomes will include depressive symptoms, substance use outcomes, medication adherence quality of life, and services use. ..
  38. Health Care Policy and Practice: Promoting Environments for Quality Care
    Carolyn Sampselle; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These discussion periods will be tape recorded and summarized for inclusion in the published supplement. The presentations on organizational perspective and final commentary will also be summarized in the published supplement. ..
  39. Trial to Reduce Antimicrobial Prophylaxis Errors
    Stephen Kritchevsky; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Health Care Quality & Effectiveness Research SS KRITCHEVSKY, STEPHEN B. Each organization is providing unique abilities and expertise to address the important issue of antimicrobial prophylaxis errors. ..
  40. Propagating the Uniform Research Integrity Climate Assessment (U-RICA)
    Brian Martinson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..By so doing, this project will benefit the public health by helping to ensure that medical and public health research conducted in these settings is of the highest quality and integrity. ..
  41. Patient Safety and the Primary Care Testing Process
    Nancy Elder; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  42. Organizational Culture's Impact Across the Nursing Home Industry
    Jane Banaszak Holl; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We also link these data to secondary data in order to evaluate whether cultural values are related to enduring structural characteristics of facilities and to employee turnover and quality outcomes. ..
  43. Organizational Change to Improve Access and Retention
    Dennis McCarty; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  44. TWO-STAGE SKIN CARCINOGENESIS & HA-RAS GENE EXPRESSION
    Jill Pelling; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ....
  45. DRUG USE IN THE WORKPLACE--A PREVENTION TRAINING PROGRA
    Wayne Lehman; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  46. Midcoast Maine Patient Safety and IT Integration
    MAUREEN BUCKLEY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  47. Accelerating TRIP in a Practice-Based Research Network
    Steven Ornstein; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Since EMR use is increasing, this project's findings would be applicable to primary care practices that care for the majority of Americans. ..
  48. IMPROVING UTILIATION OF ISCHEMIC STROKE RESEARCH
    Catherine Borbas; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..At the control hospitals, we will provide a minimalist intervention involving informal opinion leaders but not hospital leadership. ..
  49. Real-time Optimal Care Plans for Nursing Home QI
    Susan Horn; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  50. Organizational Self-Assessment to Improve Diabetes Care in Primary Care Practices
    Jesse Crosson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  51. Organizational Factors Influencing Practice Improvement in Community-Based Care
    James May; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  52. CENTER ON FINANCING OF CARE FOR SEVERELY MENTALLY ILL
    Lonnie Snowden; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The Financing and Economics of Mental Health Services; (2.) Organizational Innovation and Change in Mental Health Services. (3.) Methods in Mental Health Services Research...
  53. Medication Error Reporting Systems: Challenges, Lessons, Future Direction
    DIANE COUSINS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Proposed conference date: November 2006) [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  54. ORGANIZATIONAL DETERMINANTS OF HIV CARE IMPROVEMENT
    Paul Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..6. Conduct descriptive analyses of clinician and clinic factors and improvement processes that are associated with sustained change or late improvement. ..
  55. SUPPORTING ALCOHOL REDUCTION IN HIV+ PATIENTS: A TRAINING FOR HIV CARE PROVIDERS
    Shiela Strauss; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  56. Creating a Collaborative Field Research Organization
    Claude Chemtob; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Texas Process & Practice Improvement Initiative
    Joshua Martin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition to other analyses, cost comparisons will be conducted to determine whether the added costs of intervention #2 are justified in terms of improved proximal client outcomes. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Planning Grant for CTSA at MUSC
    Kathleen Brady; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The development and subsequent implementation of the strategic plan has the potential to transform the research enterprise of MUSC and the state. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. TRANSFERRING DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT AND ASSESSMENT RESOURC
    D Simpson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  60. Evidence-Based Curriculum in Alternative Therapies
    Victor Sierpina; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Mounting the curriculum on our web site will enable us to export it to other educational settings nationwide. ..
  61. Psychoneuroimmunology, Stress, and Healthy Aging in Hispanics
    Victor Sierpina; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will also generate new studies in the field of MBM related not only to Geriatrics but also to other populations and age ranges. ..