Characterizing hospital workers" willingness to report to duty in an influenza pandemic through threat- and efficacy-based assessment
- Quadrivalent flu vax tops trivalent vax in the US. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;6/15/2013, Issue 680, p9
The article discusses studies which examined the cost effectiveness of quadrivalent influenza vaccine (QIV) in the U.S. The first study, which used a one-year decision tree from a societal perspective, found fewer medically-attended cases of influenza using quadrivalent vaccination. The other...
- Operational assessments: A must for gauging practice efficiency. Collins, Hobart; Lee, Veronica // hfm (Healthcare Financial Management);Mar96, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p20
Discusses operational assessment of physician practice. Coverage of operational assessments; Operational assessment and practice acquisitions; Reasons for assessments; Aim of improving physician practice operations.
- You don't have to be a biostatistician to set up your own outcomes system. Stout, Chris // Psychotherapy Letter;Feb96, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p7
Responds to an inquiry on how to set up an outcomes system. Components of an outcomes system; Measurement of patient satisfaction.
- Replies to the question: Who should conduct outcomes research? Briglia, R.; Erickson, Jan // Hospital Formulary;Mar95, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p171
Presents different viewpoints on outcomes research in the field of medicine. Physicians and health care providers as responsible for outcomes research; Need for outpatient outcomes research.
- Outcome management: Getting a grip. McFarland, Barbara; Wuest, Steve // Behavioral Health Management;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p39
Presents clinical outcome studies as useful data sources that can help communicate and improve the quality of program benefits. Evolutionary process for the evaluation in behavioral healthcare; Cross-sectional and longitudinal approach of outcome research; Evaluation of the research.
- Report cards in long-term care yield little consensus. // Brown University Long-Term Care Quality Advisor;12/16/96, Vol. 8 Issue 23, p1
Examines the use of outcome measures in health care in the United States. Possibility for doctors to avoid high-risk patients in order to maintain their report cards on outcomes; Focus of health care regulations; Market forces affecting health care.
- Regardless of provider size, need and demand for outcomes measurement software grows. Cupito, Mary // Health Management Technology;Dec1996, Vol. 17 Issue 13, p49
Discusses growing demand for health outcomes measurement tools. Competition among firms to produce medical software; Introduction of features to track and analyze treatments and costs; Major problems associated with software development; Demand for integrated patient information; Interest among...
- Outcomes measurement. // Health Management Technology;Dec1996, Vol. 17 Issue 13, p50
Profiles software companies which manufacture medical outcome assessment tools. Comparison of software products being marketed based on several features.
- Measuring plans and measuring health. Nerenz, David R. // Annals of Internal Medicine;10/15/97 Part 2 of 2, Vol. 127 Issue 8, p751
Opinion. Focuses on the approach called `outcomes management' in health care, with reference to measuring plans and measuring health. What outcomes management involves; Reference to several articles on outcomes management.