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Implementing Post-Discharge 48Hour Scripted Call for Patients with Heart Failure: An Evidence-Based Practice Quality Improvement Project. Ruggiri, Judy C.; Milner, Kerry A.; Buonocore, Denise Report May 1, 2019 2493
Healthcare Reform Requires Self-Regulation for Competence in Quality Improvement. Jones, Terry L. Editorial May 1, 2019 1135
Surviving and Preventing Medical Errors! Peper, Erik Report Apr 1, 2019 6300
ONE HEALTH SYSTEM'S JOURNEY TO EXCELLENCE. Landry, Hillary; Riley, Clara; Santarsiero, Catherine; Orlando, Rocco, III Jan 1, 2019 2067
Clinical Nurse Specialist: The Unknown APRN. Ward, Cynthia Editorial Nov 1, 2018 808
Assessing Resident Perceptions of Electronic Medical Record Utilization: What Affects the Quality of Clinical Notes? Phillips, Donna; Fisher, Nina; Lavery, Jessica A.; Karia, Raj; Kalet, Adina Report Oct 1, 2018 3264
Can Quality Improvement Be Optional? Solberg, Leif I. Sep 1, 2018 1311
Pneumonia Recovery: A Plan Can Help. Goering, LaDawna Sep 1, 2018 2714
Implementation of a Structured Rounding Tool for Interprofessional Care Team Rounds to Improve Communication And Collaboration in Patient Care. Adams, Heidi A.; Feudale, Rose Marie Report Sep 1, 2018 3048
Engaged Caregiving through Stabilization: TOWARD HIGH-QUALITY & ACCESSIBLE CARE. Slashcheva, Lyubov Report Aug 1, 2018 890
Using Thermal Comfort Models in Health Care Settings: A Review. Mora, Rodrigo; Meteyer, Michael Report Jul 1, 2018 8572
Competencies for Effective Program Evaluation and Quality Assurance in Vocational Rehabilitation. Sabella, Scott A.; Groomes, Darlene A.; Markve, Matthew E.; Shoemaker, Michael T. Report Jul 1, 2018 6823
NJHA helps launch initiative to cut down on C-sections. Brief article Jun 4, 2018 279
Self-management support. Genevro, Janice L. May 15, 2018 598
Measuring Hospital Performance Using Mortality Rates: An Alternative to the RAMR. Pitocco, Christine; Sexton, Thomas R. Report Apr 1, 2018 6454
Providers and Patients Caught Between Standardization and Individualization: Individualized Standardization as a Solution: Comment on "(Re) Making the Procrustean Bed? Standardization and Customization as Competing Logics in Healthcare". Ansmann, Lena; Pfaff, Holger Report Apr 1, 2018 2955
Patients safety should be the top priority for Healthcare providers - Prof. Abdul Razzaq. Mar 15, 2018 452
Punjab Healthcare Commission and UNICEF to collaborate for improving healthcare service. Mar 15, 2018 547
Practical Aspects of the Use of Healthcare Failure Mode and Effects Analysis Tool in The Risk Management of Pediatric Emergency Department: The Scrutiny in Iran. Molavi-Taleghani, Yasamin; Abdollhayar, Asma; Nekoei-Moghadam, Mahmoud; Sheikhbardsiri, Hojjat Report Mar 1, 2018 8147
How EHRs can embrace true interoperability. O'Toole, Lawrence Mar 1, 2018 755
Helping the Smallest Patients Cope. Boles, Jessika; Duda, Molly Report Mar 1, 2018 2359
Making the Business Case for Medical-Surgical Nurses. Yoder, Linda Column Mar 1, 2018 1618
Managerial Burnout: Putting Out the Flames. Middaugh, Donna; Willis, Angela Report Mar 1, 2018 1462
Overview of Quality Improvement. Connelly, Lynne M. Report Mar 1, 2018 1674
QOL vs. DNR: Case Study of a Woman Experiencing a Myocardial Infarction with a Do-Not-Resuscitate Order. Feeley, K. Malaika Clinical report Mar 1, 2018 1966
Opportunities for Nurses to Lead Quality Efforts Under MACRA. Ma, Yumi; May, Nancy; Knotts, Courtney; Dabbs, Annette DeVito Report Mar 1, 2018 2983
Are you as frustrated with medical care as we are? Banner, Ronald S.; Benor, Daniel J.; Reiser, Stanley Joel Mar 1, 2018 449
Fusing quality measures and primary care. Ganiats, Theodore Feb 15, 2018 528
It Takes Two to Tango: Customization and Standardization as Colluding Logics in Healthcare: Comment on "(Re) Making the Procrustean Bed Standardization and Customization as Competing Logics in Healthcare". Greenfield, David; Eljiz, Kathy; Butler-Henderson, Kerryn Report Feb 1, 2018 2133
Diabetes, Health Literacy, and the Importance of Care Coordination. May, Angelica J. Report Jan 1, 2018 1118
Recent Iranian Health System Reform: An Operational Perspective to Improve Health Services Quality. Mahdavi, Mahdi; Parsaeian, Mahboubeh; Jaafaripooyan, Ebrahim; Ghaffari, Shahram Report Jan 1, 2018 3625
A Proposal for an Intermediate Care Unit-Quality Measurement Framework. Plate, Joost D.J.; Peelen, Linda M.; Leenen, Luke P.H.; Houwert, Roderick M.; Hietbrink, Falco Report Jan 1, 2018 5357
The kaiwhakahaere comments. Nuku, Kerri Dec 1, 2017 650
Finalising PHC framework. Gillmer, Celeste Dec 1, 2017 128
Proposed NSWNMA Ramsay safe staffing framework. Brief article Dec 1, 2017 294
Medical Education Needs to Improve. Gaby, Alan R. Editorial Dec 1, 2017 1194
REGULATING BLACK-BOX MEDICINE. Price, W. Nicholson, II Dec 1, 2017 26469
The AHRQ Practice Toolbox. Bierman, Arlene S.; Ganiats, Theodore Sep 15, 2017 587
Professionalism in Nursing. Yoder, Linda Sep 1, 2017 1230
ED targets put patients at risk. Sep 1, 2017 340
Quality measures may improve diabetic foot care. Dotinga, Randy Jul 1, 2017 719
Associated Factors and Quality of Care Received among Maternal Deaths at a Regional Hospital in Ghana: Maternal Death Audit Review. Owusu-Sarpong, Akosua; Boamah, Kwame A.; Baiden, Frank Report Jun 1, 2017 3098
The patient CaringTouch System: a framework for positive practice environments. Shear, Kristen; Shakir, Artinsia May 1, 2017 1805
Saving lives and reducing harm: a CAUTI reduction program. Scanlon, Kerri Ann; Wells, Celia M.; Woolforde, Launette; Khameraj, Aradhana; Baumgarten, Jennifer May 1, 2017 3527
Acute HD technical quality assurance audit. Sundharam, Sudarshan Meenakshi; Ungureanu, Adrian Brief article Apr 1, 2017 216
A system-wide movement to improve patient care and reduce unnecessary laboratory testing. Eamranond, Pracha; Joshi, Megha; Haque, Insha; Scarry, Alison; Geary, Stephan; Collins, Brian Apr 1, 2017 1443
Bringing genetic testing to the hospital lab. Hawkins, Matthew J. Apr 1, 2017 753
Evaluation of hospital staff's perceived quality of librarian-mediated literature searching services. McKeown, Sandra; Konrad, Shauna-Lee; McTavish, Jill; Boyce, Erin Report Apr 1, 2017 6449
Patient care providers should learn lessons from Aviation Safety - Prof. Paul Barach. Mar 31, 2017 1055
Change the focus, change the future. Krilich, Chad Report Mar 1, 2017 2010
The future of lab automation: challenge everything. Fischer-Colbrie, Mark Mar 1, 2017 235
Stroke transitions of care. Ross, Shelia Y.; Roberts, Sarah; Taggart, Helen; Patronas, Carl Report Mar 1, 2017 2786
Care of LGBTQ patients. Woodall, Wendy Report Mar 1, 2017 922
A partnership for patients initiative: redesigning a medical-surgical units discharge process to reduce, readmissions. Thomas, David V.; Siaki, Leilani A. Report Mar 1, 2017 5279
The importance of professional collaboration for naturopaths, herbalists and general medical doctors. Eastham-Hillier, Amina Report Mar 1, 2017 304
A new focus on coding quality audits. Belley, Susan E. Feb 1, 2017 997
Improving nursing care: examining errors of omission. McMullen, Sherri L.; Kozik, Carol Anne; Myers, Gina; Keenan, Kelly; Wheelock, Maria; Kalman, Melanie Jan 1, 2017 4345
You've come a long way, but there is still a long way to go. Kahnen, Debra Jan 1, 2017 1729
Trump transition. Cipriano, Pamela F. Jan 1, 2017 561
The Canadian dementia challenge: ensuring optimal care and services for those at risk or with dementia throughout the country. Feldman, Howard H.; Estabrooks, Carole A. Report Jan 1, 2017 2764
Defining medical-surgical nursing. Yoder, Linda Jan 1, 2017 735
Better together: collaborative family healthcare association and the promise of team-based care. Runyan, Christine N. Column Dec 1, 2016 1233
Triage of perforative peritonitis. Goel, Kanwar Singh; Goel, Sapna Report Nov 10, 2016 2162
Maintaining quality care for older adults. Manchester, Anne Nov 1, 2016 446
Strategies for improving patient throughput in an acute care setting resulting in improved outcomes: a systematic review. Walker, Colleen; Kappus, Kelli; Hall, Norma Report Nov 1, 2016 6764
A study to evaluate change in attitude of medical staff towards acceptance of Nabh in Krishna Hospital, Karad. Jagadale, Sandhya; Kapurkar, Kavita S.; Babar, Rohini Report Oct 20, 2016 3258
Bedside shift report--a game changer for nurses and the patient experience. Beattie, Penny Oct 1, 2016 480
Is accreditation sufficient? A case study and argument for transparency when government regulatory authority is delegated. Wickersham, Mary Eleanor; Basey, Stephanie Report Sep 22, 2016 9051
Strategic faults in implementation of hospital accreditation programs in developing countries: Reflections on the Iranian experience. Aryankhesal, Aidin Sep 1, 2016 2642
Predicting hospital payments. Sep 1, 2016 134
Is there a business case for nursing home quality improvement? Abrahamson, Kathleen; Davila, Heather; Rehkamp, Nancy; Arling, Greg Sep 1, 2016 4683
Application to the evidence base: a nurse-driven protocol for removal of indwelling urinary catheters across a multi-hospital academic healthcare system. Sublett, Cynthia Sep 1, 2016 1665
Governance in health--the need for exchange and evidence: comment on "Governance, Government, and the search for new provider models". Chanturidze, Tata; Obermann, Konrad Report Aug 1, 2016 2890
Emergency nurses: developing their KSF. Esson, Anne; Richardson, Sandra Aug 1, 2016 285
Professional self-regulation for nursing and midwifery in Oman: protecting the public and enhancing the quality of care. Affara, Fadwa A.; Jabri, Sharifa Saif Al- Jul 1, 2016 693
Patient safety and leadership intentions: is there a match? Kerfoot, Karlene M. Report Jul 1, 2016 1281
Aged care providers support compulsory registration. Brief article Jun 1, 2016 271
Implementation of clinical decision support rules to reduce repeat measurement of serum ionized calcium, serum magnesium, and N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in intensive care unit inpatients. Moyer, Ann M.; Saenger, Amy K.; Willrich, Maria; Donato, Leslie J.; Baumann, Nikola A.; Block, Darci Report Jun 1, 2016 4765
Leadership strategies, an interdisciplinary team, and ongoing nurse feedback: ingredients for a successful BCMA project. Vanderboom, Catherine E.; Scherb, Cindy A.; Kirchner, Robert B.; Kohler, Christopher M.; Ferrier, Je Report May 1, 2016 5875
Palliative care: time for action. Mahrezi, Abdulaziz Al-; Mandhari, Zahid Al- May 1, 2016 1939
A GPS for families of people with special needs. Agoratus, Lauren Apr 1, 2016 1580
We'd better care if it's right or wrong. Mirvis, Stuart E. Editorial Apr 1, 2016 1058
'Why we need supervision': a district nurse believes bringing in clinical supervision for nurses will be a win/win for DHBs and staff. Blishen, Mo Mar 1, 2016 1766
Doctors, payers collaborate to align quality measures. Twachtman, Gregory Mar 1, 2016 407
Quality improvement: creating a float pool specialty within a new graduate residency. Shinners, Jean; Alejandro, John Aldrich N.; Frigillana, Vanessa; Desmond, Juliann; LaVigne, Ronda Report Mar 1, 2016 2991
A daily goals tool to facilitate indirect nurse-physician communication during morning rounds on a medical-surgical unit. Perry, Veronica; Christiansen, Mollie; Simmons, Angela Report Mar 1, 2016 2964
A new format for CQI articles. Connelly, Lynne M. Mar 1, 2016 812
Quality and safety ... the search continues. Mar 1, 2016 653
What does certification in professional nursing practice mean? Fritter, Emily; Shimp, Kevin Mar 1, 2016 1933
Ambulatory care nurse-sensitive indicators series: capturing the role of nursing in ambulatory care--the case for meaningful nurse-sensitive measurement. Mastal, Margaret; Matlock, Ann Marie; Start, Rachel Report Mar 1, 2016 4638
A brief economic analysis of the looming nursing shortage in the United States. Snavely, Timothy M. Report Mar 1, 2016 2413
Risks to consider in verrucae treatment; including needling. Longhurst, Belinda Mar 1, 2016 1733
CAM Professions engaging with quality measures. Zablocki, Elaine Feb 1, 2016 1156
ICON: improving care of human health using intelligent data mining. Kiruba, S. Arul; Pavithra, V.; Saranya, A.; Dharani, B. Report Feb 1, 2016 3464
Improving endoscopy services and reducing waiting lists. Feb 1, 2016 348
Breaking down educational silos: one-day interdisciplinary training sessions, featuring simulated patient assessments, are improving communication and teamwork between medical and nursing students in Southland. Rhodes, Johanna Feb 1, 2016 1950
Quality and accountability: knowledge and action. Ivey, Jean Report Jan 1, 2016 749
Comparative shopping in nursing homes. Koehler, Kerry Jan 1, 2016 15014
RNs needed 24/7 in aged care says parliamentary inquiry: a New South Wales Upper House inquiry has recommended that RNs be on duty in nursing homes at all times and advocated for the introduction of ratios in aged care facilities. Dec 1, 2015 875
Calibration verification can be performed remotely. Guenther, Jackie Brief article Dec 1, 2015 225
Co-creating critical limits for enhanced acute care: proven need and web knowledge base. Part 1: A call to action! Kost, Gerald J. Dec 1, 2015 3090
Better patient care seen in Magnet[R] Hospitals. Brief article Nov 1, 2015 193
Modeling the practice of lifelong learning in the changing health care environment. Kelley, Cyndi B.; Huckaby, Stephanie Nov 1, 2015 1018
Maximize time: maximize outcomes. Bair, Larissa A. Nov 1, 2015 934
Improving access to adjuvant intravesical therapy for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer in a community hospital. Carvalho, Dorothy R. Report Nov 1, 2015 2844
Validating and determining the weight of items used for evaluating clinical governance implementation based on analytic hierarchy process model. Hooshmand, Elaheh; Tourani, Sogand; Ravaghi, Hamid; Najar, Ali Vafaee; Meraji, Marziye; Ebrahimipour Report Oct 1, 2015 5606
Application of quality assurance strategies in diagnostics and clinical support services in Iranian hospitals. Hashjin, Asgar Aghaei; Kringos, Dionne; Ravaghi, Hamid; Manoochehri, Jila; Gorji, Hassan Abolghasem; Report Oct 1, 2015 7781
Sustainable health care systems: an international study. Prowle, Malcolm; Harradine, Don Report Oct 1, 2015 8156
Sustainability, public health, and quality of care. Popescu, Gheorghe H. Oct 1, 2015 2161
Value-based care push poses new legal risks for doctors. Gallegos, Alicia Aug 1, 2015 781
Nurse-managed clinics: barriers and benefits toward financial sustainability when integrating primary care and mental health. Ely, Linda T. Report Jul 1, 2015 5882
A quality improvement project to educate nurses on Coude catheter placement. Schade, Emily B.; Oliver-McNeil, Sandra; Benkert, Ramona; George, Nancy Report Jul 1, 2015 2880
Questions remain on viability of PCMH. Jun 15, 2015 223
Strengthening health systems to accelerate achievement of millennium development goals 4 and 5: a case study of Ketu South and Keta municipalities in Ghana. Iddrisu, Farouk Adam; Dhakal, Sarita; Nam, Eun Woo Report Jun 1, 2015 3349
Achieving the quadruple aim: the Triple Aim is great, but there's something it leaves out. O'Connor, Bill Jun 1, 2015 685
Built by FPs, NIPN puts the focus on the quality. Twachtman, Gregory May 15, 2015 1169
NIPN builds the quality focus state by state. Twachtman, Gregory May 1, 2015 1391
Pre-analytical variability and quality of diagnostic testing. Looking at the moon and gazing beyond the finger. Lippi, Giuseppe; Mattiuzzi, Camilla; Favaloro, Emmanuel J. Report Apr 1, 2015 4062
Working through and around: exploring rural public health nursing practices and policies to promote rural women's health. Leipert, Beverly D.; Regan, Sandra; Plunkett, Robyn Report Mar 22, 2015 6919
Great physician engagement is key to great quality. Byrnes, John Mar 1, 2015 1416
Objective Structured Clinical Examination as an assessment method for undergraduate medical students. Al-Osail, Aisha M.; Al-Shiekh, Mona H.; Al-Said, Abir H.; Al-Osail, Emad M.; Al-Ghamdi, Mohannad A.; Report Feb 1, 2015 4255
Using prevention and measurement to drive quality improvement. Smiley, Christopher J. Feb 1, 2015 1721
Honing healthcare leaders' competence and attitudes equals facility-level delivery. Bateman, Chris Feb 1, 2015 1297
Trauma quality improvement: the Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Trauma Service experience with the development of a comprehensive structure to facilitate quality improvement in rural trauma and acute care in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Clarke, D.L. Report Feb 1, 2015 3339
Clinical partners' perceptions of patient assignments according to acuity. Thomasos, Esther; Brathwaite, Edwina E.; Cohn, Tanya; Nerey, Juan; Lindgren, Carolyn L.; Williams, S Report Jan 1, 2015 4786
Healthcare quality and safety. Longton, Sharon Jan 1, 2015 645
Using evidence-based practice to move beyond doing things the way we have always done them. Hain, Debra J.; Kear, Tamara M. Report Jan 1, 2015 7059
Challenges for the implementation of integrated care model in Bulgaria. Petrova, G.; Kostadinova, T.; Teneva, N. Report Jan 1, 2015 2805
Variation of quality of health and care services in England 'unacceptable'. Report Dec 1, 2014 279
Is your unit up to date with quality issues? Windle, Marguerite Nov 1, 2014 607
Bureaucracy and clinical performance. Larsen, J.V. Letter to the editor Nov 1, 2014 408
Meaningful use--Stage 2 (part 2 of 2). Skolnik, Neil; Notte, Christopher Oct 15, 2014 914
Triggering management for quality improvement. Scales, Charles D., Jr.; Schulman, Kevin A. Editorial Oct 1, 2014 2116
Consideration of the relationship between changes of evaluation rate of hospitals with performance indicator in Kermanshah Hospitals over [during] a ten-year period 2002-2012. Mohammadi, Mohsen; Nasiripour, Amir Ashkan; Qolam-hosseinpour, Zolfaghar; Esfandnia, Afshin; Mohamma Report Jul 23, 2014 2977
Since passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Brief article Apr 1, 2014 102
Nursing and the quality and safety of care equation: nursing resources. Tarjan, Roxanne Column Mar 22, 2014 718
No sacred cows as private sector embraces society-wide solutions. Bateman, Chris Report Jan 1, 2014 1482
Protecting the private practice of medicine: Louisiana's first physician-owned accountable care organization: the Inaugural 90 days. Noah, Sabrina L. Report Jan 1, 2014 618
A systematic review of the cost-effectiveness of nurse practitioners and clinical nurse specialists: what is the quality of the evidence? Donald, Faith; Kilpatrick, Kelley; Reid, Kim; Carter, Nancy; Martin-Misener, Ruth; Bryant-Lukosius, Jan 1, 2014 18300
Nurses' role in safety and quality. O'Malley, Jane Viewpoint essay Dec 1, 2013 2199
Plans pursue dual markets. Anderson, Jane Brief article Nov 15, 2013 112
Pathways to healing: doing health care with the patient. Zablocki, Elaine Nov 1, 2013 1203
Aged care: mediation underway at Ranfurly. Sep 1, 2013 738
Assisting healthcare professionals in understanding drivers and barriers to improving pre-school immunisation uptake. Roland, Damian; Ellis, Catherine; Blair, Mitch E. Report Sep 1, 2013 3184
Quality improvement and patient safety in the age of reform: preconditions for success. Grennan, M. Joseph, Jr. Jul 1, 2013 3595
Shaping a unit's culture through effective nurse-led quality improvement. Shafer, Lucretia; Aziz, Marisa Gillaspie Jul 1, 2013 3549
Electronic health records improve nursing care, coordination, and patient safety. Brief article Jul 1, 2013 174
Partnership for patients initiative. Reeves, Kathleen Jul 1, 2013 408
Communication skills during the clinical examination of the patients. Kourkouta, L.; Barsamidis, K.; Lavdaniti, M. Jun 1, 2013 2408
Challenges to delivering quality care in a prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV programme in Soweto. Mnyani, C.N.; McIntyre, J.A. Report Jun 1, 2013 4272
Directors' duties tied to metrics. Anderson, Jane Brief article Jun 1, 2013 114
Ga. shields doctors on quality. Anderson, Jane Brief article Jun 1, 2013 114
Perfusionists work in various fields and they have improved quality - Nusrat Rizvi. Apr 30, 2013 1076
Only 11% of health plan payments are value based. Ault, Alicia Report Apr 15, 2013 565
Nursing boss plans review of health visiting quality markers. Brief article Apr 1, 2013 176
Urologists in cyberspace: A review of the quality of health information from American urologists' websites using three validated tools. Wong, Lih-Ming; Yan, Hanmu; Margel, David; Fleshner, Neil E. Report Apr 1, 2013 3904
Paging Dr. Google. MacNeily, Andrew Apr 1, 2013 882
Pathways to healing: how the US rations health care. Zablocki, Elaine Apr 1, 2013 987
Coverage is not enough: we need a transformation of the delivery of health care! Mar 22, 2013 1764
EHR report: a tale of two EHRs. Notte, Chris; Skolnik, Neil Mar 1, 2013 845
Evidence-based medicine needs quality evidence. Boschert, Sherry Feb 1, 2013 434
NCQA accredits first ACO. Anderson, Jane Brief article Feb 1, 2013 104
The role of proficiency testing in ensuring quality: findings from the College of American Pathologists Gynecologic Cytopathology Quality Consensus Conference Working Group 3. Howell, Lydia Pleotis; Nayar, Ritu; Savaloja, Lynnette; Tabbara, Sana; Thomas, Nicole; Winkler, Barb Report Feb 1, 2013 6438
ACA gifts consumers $1.5 billion. Anderson, Jane Brief article Jan 1, 2013 144
Nurse-centered solutions to hospital performance issues: regional TCAB successful in improving patient safety, satisfaction: join in the efforts to positively impact patient care. Jan 1, 2013 362
Investing in a surgical outcomes auditing system. Bermudez, Luis; Trost, Kristen; Ayala, Ruben Report Jan 1, 2013 3178
Residency affects practice style. Anderson, Jane Brief article Dec 1, 2012 134
Money & medicine. Burdick, Hoyt J. President's page Nov 1, 2012 1124
AMPAC federation meeting. Conference news Nov 1, 2012 238
Reporting of quality indicators and improvement in hospital performance: the P.Re.Val.E. Regional Outcome Evaluation Program. Renzi, Cristina; Sorge, Chiara; Fusco, Danilo; Agabiti, Nera; Davoli, Marina; Perucci, Carlo A. Report Oct 1, 2012 7744
Seeking new opportunities for district nursing services. Sep 1, 2012 518
A deadly waiting game. Faloon, William Editorial Sep 1, 2012 3695
Staffing based on evidence: can health information technology make it possible? Harper, Ellen M. Sep 1, 2012 4872
Applying science and strategy to operating room workforce management. Butler, Victoria; Clinton, Christopher; Sagi, Harsha K.; Kenney, Robert; Barsoum, Wael K. Sep 1, 2012 3531
Attending registered nurse: an innovative role to manage between the spaces. Erickson, Jeanette Ives; Ditomassi, Marianne; Adams, Jeffrey M. Sep 1, 2012 3201
Can structured data fields accurately measure quality of care? The example of falls. Ganz, David A.; Almeida, Shone; Roth, Carol P.; Reuben, David B.; Wenger, Neil S. Report Sep 1, 2012 5856
Root cause analysis. Connelly, Lynne M. Essay Sep 1, 2012 1069
Moving beyond access: Towards a quality-orientated substance abuse treatment system in South Africa. Myers, Bronwyn; Petersen, Zaino; Kader, Rehana; Parry, Charles D.H. Editorial Aug 1, 2012 2065
Breaking through to the other side: how provider organizations are strategizing to break new ground in healthcare. Hagland, Mark Discussion Aug 1, 2012 1918
An alternative approach to 24/7 ICU coverage: can tele-ICU monitoring fill the intensivist shortage? Degaspari, John Aug 1, 2012 1362
A potential Passport for care coordination: an online medical dashboard, currently in development, is aimed at creating a constant two-way communication platform for physicians and patients. Perna, Gabriel Aug 1, 2012 982
Evaluating an intervention tool. Ivey, Jean Jul 1, 2012 471
Choose wisely and review wisely. Headley, Carol Motes Report Jul 1, 2012 2343
The merry-go-round of patient rounding: assure your patients get the brass ring. Kessler, Beth; Claude-Gutekunst, Marie; Donchez, Ashley M.; Dries, Rachel F.; Snyde, Megan M. Jul 1, 2012 3643
Reporting quality improvement. Connelly, Lynne M. Jul 1, 2012 1673
Don't fear clinical quality measures. Notte, Christopher; Skolnik, Neil Jun 15, 2012 977
RNS returning to troubled nursing home: the NSW Nurses' Association has forced an aged care facility to ensure that registered nurses are rostered on 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Jun 1, 2012 721
Blow to residents, remaining staff: getting rid of RNs means untrained staff must send elderly residents to hospital for minor treatments. Jun 1, 2012 398
Mum found outside hospital: a wandering dementia patient highlights staffing problems at Waratah village. Jun 1, 2012 423
NCQA-led group proposes adolescent well-care measures. Schneider, Mary Ellen Brief article May 15, 2012 219
View on the problem of managing of medical care quality. Posnenkova, Olga M.; Kiselev, Anton R.; Gridnev, Vladimir I.; Popova, Yulia V.; Shvartz, Vladimir A. Letter to the editor May 1, 2012 1195
Wiring up our home: pioneers of the patient-centered medical home concept see a mix of strategic, process and it success factors involved. Hagland, Mark Cover story May 1, 2012 2858
Unifying a patient-centered medical home: the Adirondack pilot makes strides in coordinating patient care despite interoperability challenges. Prestigiacomo, Jennifer May 1, 2012 1733
Overcoming interoperability challenges through HIE: Huntington hospital creates its own community information exchange to coordinate care, aid practice viability. Prestigiacomo, Jennifer May 1, 2012 812
Readmissions and the mechanics of care transitions: how leaders at michigan's spectrum health system are finding ways to address the readmissions of CHF patients. Hagland, Mark May 1, 2012 1593
Cloud-based communication: versatile communication platform helps foster collaborative care. Degaspari, John May 1, 2012 726
Physician compare. Interview May 1, 2012 762
Valley Hope Association. Report May 1, 2012 664
Glendale Adventist Alcohol & Drug Services. Report May 1, 2012 643
Ramping up to leadership CMIOs' profile keeps growing: CMIOs take on new responsibilities as patient care organizations move through the quality journey. Hagland, Mark Apr 1, 2012 2544
Evidence-driven quality improvement, the ascension way: how one large hospital system spreads performance improvement throughout its enterprise by Mark Hagland. Hagland, Mark Apr 1, 2012 2512
Success in South Carolina: lessons learned by a successful participant in the premier health alliance quest program by Mark Hagland. Hagland, Mark Apr 1, 2012 2021
New Mexico human service department aims to maintain Medicaid access and sustainability. Apr 1, 2012 741
Victorian nurses save ratios: after a marathon industrial dispute the Victorian Liberal Government gave up trying to return the state's hospitals to the dark ages. Apr 1, 2012 784
Regional Australia needs quality aged care: influential federal MP TONY Windsor has pledged his support for the because we care campaign to win better wages and conditions for nurses working in aged care. Apr 1, 2012 465
Staffing tool trialled at West Coast DHB. Brief article Apr 1, 2012 220
Putting nursing knowledge to good use. Apr 1, 2012 500
Improving health access and empowering a community: for more than 20 years. Ora Toa Health has been working to enable Maori to access quality health services. Its inaugural manager reflects on its success. Manchester, Anne Apr 1, 2012 2144
Te Runanga sets its agenda for 2012. Nuku, Kerri; Manchester, Anne Apr 1, 2012 836
ANA supports efforts to empower Americans to get better health care. Mar 22, 2012 314
ANA pledges to help patients improve care through use of electronic health information. Mar 22, 2012 462
DOS and refraction. Carswell, Richard Viewpoint essay Mar 9, 2012 261
The other side to the voucher value rise: AOP director Kevin Thompson, who owns a small group of practices across the north east of England and Scotland, shares his view on the rise in NHS optical voucher values. Thompson, Kevin Viewpoint essay Mar 9, 2012 602
VA struggles to meet mental health care needs: Clearly, ten years of war have taken a toll on the mental health of American military forces. Chenelly, Joseph R. Mar 1, 2012 685
Increase in falls 'a concern'. Mar 1, 2012 419
A study of the difference in volume of information in chief complaint and present illness between electronic and paper medical records. Boo, Yookyung; Noh, Young A.; Kim, Min-gyung; Kim, Sukil Report Feb 1, 2012 4809
Staffing patterns of scheduled unit staff nurses vs. float pool nurses: a pilot study. Larson, Nicole; Sendelbach, Sue; Missal, Bernita; Fliss, Jeff; Gaillard, Philippe Report Jan 1, 2012 4333
U-charts. Connelly, Lynne M. Jan 1, 2012 1137
Creating a multimedia interprofessional geriatric resource web site. Savoy, Margot; Lyons, Denise Jan 1, 2012 1402
Understanding the Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) Standards. Orozco, Evangelina Jan 1, 2012 1145
Comparing patient outcomes across payer types: implications for using hospital discharge records to assess quality. Maeng, Daniel D.; Martsolf, Grant R. Dec 1, 2011 8086
Assessment of a novel hybrid Delphi and nominal groups technique to evaluate quality indicators. Davies, Sheryl; Romano, Patrick S.; Schmidt, Eric M.; Schultz, Ellen; Geppert, Jeffrey J.; McDonald, Dec 1, 2011 4858
National dental hygiene licensure: Why can't dental hygienists practice anywhere in our country? Ayoub, Hadeel Report Dec 1, 2011 719
China implementing public health reforms to reverse privatisation. Brief article Nov 1, 2011 287
Building foundations for the future: over the last 20 years, critical care nursing practice has experienced both success and taken a few backward steps. Learning from mistakes provides a foundation for the future. Pirret, Alison Nov 1, 2011 1017
Hitting the target and missing the point: are simplistic health targets of any real value in measuring the performance of the "complex adaptive system" that is the health sector? Matheson, Don; Loring, Belinda Nov 1, 2011 2080
A triad algorithm for analysing individual ante- and post-mortem findings to improve the quality of intensive care. Podbregar, M.; Kralj, E.; Cicak, R.; Pavlinjek, A. Report Nov 1, 2011 5185
Modeling internal decision making process: an explanation of conflicting empirical results on behavior of non-profit and for-profit hospitals. Carroll, Kathleen A.; Ruseski, Jane E. Report Oct 1, 2011 10326
Accountable Care Collaborative: Colorado's answer to integrated delivery system reform. Karabatsos, Laurel Oct 1, 2011 1723
New aged-care assessment tool. Sep 1, 2011 443
Aged-care charter action. Brief article Sep 1, 2011 428
Bringing nurses back: NSWNA ad promotes nurse-to-patient ratios and invites nurses back to the profession. Brief article Aug 1, 2011 251
The toowoomba flood disaster: maintaining renal dialysis services. Skewes, Josie Jul 1, 2011 1516
Cancer center design: enhancing the patient care environment. Mitchell, Jennifer K. Jul 1, 2011 1569
Coloring outside the lines: what pediatric hospitals can teach adult hospitals. Majzun, Rick Jul 1, 2011 1400
Cataract thresholds are 'false economy'. Jul 1, 2011 336
Don't-do lists aim to improve care, cut costs. Ault, Alicia Jun 1, 2011 741
Nurses to address health equity. Clendon, Jill Jun 1, 2011 575
Aged-care cards rolling in. Brief article Jun 1, 2011 162
Renewed and new recommendations for world health: "turning the world upside down". Fitzpatrick, Joyce J. Editorial May 1, 2011 548
Our next task is to make ratios work: the improvements to staffing won in our pay and conditions campaign are excellent but there is still work to be done in order to make the benefits tangible. Holmes, Brett Editorial May 1, 2011 667
More staff on the way: we have won provisions to improve staffing and skill mix, now we need to implement these improvements for safer patient care. Cover story May 1, 2011 1744
The Ruby Red Slipper Program: an interdisciplinary fall management program in a community academic medical center. Wexler, Sharon Stahl; D'Amico, Catherine O'Neill; Foster, Norma; Cataldo, Karen A.; Brody, Patricia; May 1, 2011 3462
Quality: it's all in the details: Memorial-Hermann PaRC's quality culture sustains four patient-safety projects. Apr 1, 2011 1235
Mastering readmissions: laying the foundation for change. Hagland, Mark Cover story Apr 1, 2011 2749
Home-based nursing service aims to reduce health inequalities: a nursing innovation based in Taupo is improving care for people with high needs and chronic conditions living in isolated rural areas. Dawson, Anna Apr 1, 2011 2081
Take a stand--sign the charter for quality aged care: now is the time for all New Zealanders to make a stand to ensure those in residential aged care get the best quality care. Haultain, Rob Apr 1, 2011 1071
National Committee for Quality Assurance: recognizes nurse-run health care centers as patient-centered "medical" (health care) homes. Apr 1, 2011 489
Who advises the advisors? Warburton, Trevor Editorial Mar 25, 2011 252
The productive ward and the productive operating theatre. Bloodworth, Kerry Report Mar 1, 2011 4020
Continuity of care and diabetes mellitus management in an internal medicine residency program. Asao, Keiko; Mansi, Ishak A. Report Mar 1, 2011 4408
The quest for quality: turning data into information. Francisco, Perry Report Mar 1, 2011 2092
Future of nursing initiative: nurses are the key. Fights, Sandra D. Mar 1, 2011 1411
Form, function and furniture: manufacturers balance aesthetic appeal, safety and durability. Zubko, Nick Mar 1, 2011 1373
WVU Children's Hospital changing the way it cares for its tiniest patients. Brief article Mar 1, 2011 266
Keeping it healthy. McManus, Terry Mar 1, 2011 763
ONS is a leader in quality and cancer care. Rieger, Paula T. Brief article Feb 1, 2011 273
Closing the health gaps. Brief article Feb 1, 2011 241
Enhancing the care of venous leg ulcers: a group of expert clinicians in New Zealand and Australia have developed a range of tools to improve the prevention, assessment and management of venous leg ulcers. Other work is also underway. Hammond, Catherine; Rutherford, Pip; Pagan, Mandy Feb 1, 2011 1885
The National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators[R] (NDNQI[R]) at work. Feb 1, 2011 654
Bed closures won ratios: 573 beds closed at 68 hospitals forced the NSW Government to start negotiating on ratios. Feb 1, 2011 1104
Sight saver, life changer: part of a day's work for an eye care practitioner: course code: C-15475 O/D/CL. Hudson, Cameron Report Jan 28, 2011 2553
The race against drug resistance. Jan 1, 2011 770
Stretching dollars without compromising care: two industry veterans lay out a pathway to physician-directed, best-practice improvements through comparative effectiveness research. Mohlenbrock, William C.; Kish, Thomas M. Jan 1, 2011 1048
Governing for improved quality and patient safety. Curran, Connie R.; Totten, Mary K. Jan 1, 2011 2641
Feds' antitrust efforts may ease ACO formation. Otto, M. Alexander Jan 1, 2011 821
Improving first-year patient mortality. Painter, Donna R. Jan 1, 2011 546
Are VHA administrative location codes valid indicators of specialty substance use disorder treatment? Harris, Alex H.S. Brief article Dec 30, 2010 188
Consent for the incapable adult. Dec 22, 2010 1093
CMS eyes new care models. Dec 6, 2010 364
The ubiquitous, drawn-out, annoying wait to see the doctor: excessive wait time is costly to you and your patients. It's possible to cut that time and transform the experience for patients in meaningful ways. Barbieri, Robert L. Editorial Dec 1, 2010 1230
Consumers' use of HCAHPS ratings and word-of-mouth in hospital choice. Huppertz, John W.; Carlson, Jay P. Dec 1, 2010 3811
What is the experience of national quality campaigns? Views from the field. Bradley, Elizabeth H.; Nembhard, Ingrid M.; Yuan, Christina T.; Stern, Amy F.; Curtis, Jeptha P.; Na Dec 1, 2010 6610
Comment on Silber et al.: aggressive treatment styles and surgical outcomes. Fisher, Elliott; Skinner, Jonathan Dec 1, 2010 3514
Improving timely childhood immunizations through pay for performance in Medicaid-managed care. Chien, Alyna T.; Li, Zhonghe; Rosenthal, Meredith B. Dec 1, 2010 4700
Effects of competition on the cost and quality of inpatient rehabilitation care under prospective payment. Colla, Carrie Hoverman; Escarce, Jose J.; Buntin, Melinda Beeuwkes; Sood, Neeraj Dec 1, 2010 9335
Attending to the whole person in the patient-centered medical home: the case for incorporating mental healthcare, substance abuse care, and health behavior change. deGruy, Frank Verloin; Etz, Rebecca S. Dec 1, 2010 5287
Feds set to test medical home payment models: models to be chosen based on ability to improve service coordination, quality, and efficiency. Boschert, Sherry Dec 1, 2010 848
Resolution to close beds: at a Special General Meeting at Olympic Park on 24 November members unanimously passed a resolution to close hospital beds if the NSW Government does not meet the NSWNA demand for ratios. Dec 1, 2010 506
Rallies for safe patient care: public hospital nurses and midwives across NSW rallied for nurse-to-patient ratios. Brief article Dec 1, 2010 275
Blacktown nurses rally after attack. Brief article Dec 1, 2010 225
15,000 messages of support: at the time of printing, more than 15,000 nurses, midwives, doctors, patients and members of the public had left messages on the One2Four website in support of the NSWNA's nurse-to-patient ratios campaign. Dec 1, 2010 1195
TV and radio ads spread One2Four message: how many patients can one nurse be safely responsible for? Brief article Dec 1, 2010 132
Laying cornerstones for new claims system. Augustine, Garry J. Nov 1, 2010 693
OHS win at Bathurst Base: staff at a poorly designed methadone clinic are pleased with the unit's refurbishment. Nov 1, 2010 617
The big picture, quality moves, HIEs, and RECs. Brief article Nov 1, 2010 295
How to achieve the full potential of telemedicine: hospitals can enhance mobility to promote quality and cost-effective care by utilizing the proper telehealth solution. Abu-Akel, Fouad Nov 1, 2010 861
Electronic referrals and precertifications at your fingertips: a multi-payer portal empowers administrative staff to improve care coordination. Denness, Peggy Nov 1, 2010 722
Device makers can add meaning to meaningful use: interoperable medical devices already play a critical role in the transfer of important patient information, but they can do much more. Hudson, Symeria Nov 1, 2010 882
Mediation in health care: an external solution to internal problems. Mellman, Donald L.; Adelman, Martin J. Nov 1, 2010 1439
Complementary and alternative medicine. Tan, S.Y. Oct 15, 2010 918
Place of residence affects routine dental care in the intellectually and developmentally disabled adult population on Medicaid. Bershadsky, Julie; Kane, Robert L. Oct 1, 2010 4336
Viewing health care delivery as science: challenges, benefits, and policy implications. Pronovost, Peter J.; Goeschel, Christine A. Oct 1, 2010 5235
Multiple chronic conditions and disabilities: implications for health services research and data demands. Iezzoni, Lisa I. Oct 1, 2010 6697
Improving quality of care. Klotz, Laurence H. Editorial Oct 1, 2010 447
Patient care, quality, and data networks. Brief article Oct 1, 2010 308
Coding in Ireland: time for recognition. Murphy, Deirdre Report Oct 1, 2010 2842
'Write Right': the GSAHS clinical documentation project. Stewart, Ann; Robben, Tony Report Oct 1, 2010 1620
Manifesting power beyond measure. Adkins, Sharon Brief article Sep 22, 2010 313
Accountable care organizations. Heim, Lori Interview Sep 1, 2010 800

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