Research Output 2007 2018

2018

Surfacing and addressing hospitalized patients' needs: Proactive nurse rounding as a tool

Al Danaf, J., Chang, B. H., Shaear, M., Johnson, K. M., Miller, S., Nester, L., Williams, A. W. & Aboumatar, H. J. Jan 1 2018 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Nursing Management.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient-Centered Care
Nurses
Nursing
Communication
Information Management
2017

Towards high-reliability organising in healthcare: A strategy for building organisational capacity

Aboumatar, H. J., Weaver, S. J., Rees, D., Rosen, M. A., Sawyer, M. D. & Pronovost, P. J. Aug 1 2017 In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 26, 8, p. 663-670 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Capacity Building
Organizations
Delivery of Health Care
Safety
Quality of Health Care
2016

A Clinician’s Guide to Privacy and Communication in the ICU

Francis, L., Vorwaller, M. A., Aboumatar, H., Frosch, D. L., Halamka, J., Rozenblum, R., Rubin, E., Lee, B. S., Sugarman, J., Turner, K., Brown, S. M. & for the Privacy, Access, and Engagement Task Force of the Libretto Consortium of the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Dec 2 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Critical Care Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Privacy
Communication
Information Dissemination
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act
Episode of Care

Balancing digital information-sharing and patient privacy when engaging families in the intensive care unit

Brown, S. M., Aboumatar, H. J., Francis, L., Halamka, J., Rozenblum, R., Rubin, E., Sarnoff Lee, B., Sugarman, J., Turner, K., Vorwaller, M., Frosch, D. L. & Privacy, Access, and Engagement Task Force of the Libretto Consortium of the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation Sep 1 2016 In : Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 23, 5, p. 995-1000 6 p., ocv182

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Information Dissemination
Privacy
Proxy
Intensive Care Units
Health

Learning From Lawsuits: Using Malpractice Claims Data to Develop Care Transitions Planning Tools

Arbaje, A. I., Werner, N. E., Kasda, E. M., Wu, A. W., Locke, C. F. S., Aboumatar, H., Paine, L. A., Leff, B., Davis, R. O. & Boonyasai, R. Jun 10 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Patient Safety.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Transfer
Malpractice
Learning
Social Adjustment
Aptitude
2015

Clinical Communities at Johns Hopkins Medicine: An Emerging Approach to Quality Improvement

Gould, L. J., Wachter, P. A., Aboumatar, H., Blanding, R. J., Brotman, D. J., Bullard, J., Gilmore, M. M., Golden, S. H. I., Howell, E., Ishii, L., Lee, K. H. K., Paul, M. G., Rotello, L. C., Satin, A. J., Wick, E. C., Winner, L., Zenilman, M. E. & Pronovost, P. J. Sep 1 2015 In : Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 41, 9, p. 387-395 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality Improvement
Medicine
Safety
Patient Safety
Learning

Communication at pediatric rapid response events: a survey of health care providers

McCrory, M. C., Aboumatar, H. A. & Hunt, E. A. Jun 1 2015 In : Hospital pediatrics. 5, 6, p. 301-308 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Personnel
Communication
Pediatrics
Nurses
Surveys and Questionnaires

Defining patient and family engagement in the intensive care unit

Brown, S. M., Rozenblum, R., Aboumatar, H., Fagan, M. B., Milic, M., Lee, B. S., Turner, K. & Frosch, D. L. Feb 1 2015 In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 191, 3, p. 358-360 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Professional-Family Relations
Patient Participation
Physician-Patient Relations
Health Services Needs and Demand
Patient Satisfaction
Intensive Care Units
Delivery of Health Care
Pastoral Care
Quality of Health Care
Critical Care

Measuring patients' experiences of respect and dignity in the intensive care unit: a pilot study

Aboumatar, H., Beach, M. C. A., Yang, T., Branyon, E., Forbes, L. & Sugarman, J. 2015 In : Narrative inquiry in bioethics. 5, 1, p. 69A-84A

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive Care Units
Feasibility Studies
Nurses
Equipment and Supplies
Health

Observations of respect and dignity in the intensive care unit

Carrese, J., Forbes, L., Branyon, E., Aboumatar, H., Geller, G., Beach, M. C. A. & Sugarman, J. 2015 In : Narrative inquiry in bioethics. 5, 1, p. 43A-53A

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive Care Units
Patient Care
Therapeutics
Observation
Delivery of Health Care
Intensive Care Units
Interviews
Delivery of Health Care
Pain
Therapeutics

Promising practices for achieving patient-centered hospital care: A national study of high-performing US hospitals

Aboumatar, H. J., Chang, B. H., Al Danaf, J., Shaear, M., Namuyinga, R., Elumalai, S., Marsteller, J. A. & Pronovost, P. J. 2015 In : Medical Care. 53, 9, p. 758-767 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient-Centered Care
Health Personnel
Delivery of Health Care
Patient Preference
Patient Discharge

The Armstrong Institute: An Academic Institute for Patient Safety and Quality Improvement, Research, Training, and Practice

Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality Team Oct 1 2015 In : Academic Medicine. 90, 10, p. 1331-1339 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Safety
Quality Improvement
Research
Social Responsibility
Medicine

The perioperative handoff protocol: Evaluating impacts on handoff defects and provider satisfaction in adult perianesthesia care units

Petrovic, M. A., Aboumatar, H., Scholl, A. T., Gill, R. S., Krenzischek, D. A., Camp, M. S., Senger, C. M., Deng, Y., Chang, T. Y., Xie, Y., Jurdi, Z. R. & Martinez, E. A. Mar 1 2015 In : Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. 27, 2, p. 111-119 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Equipment and Supplies
Tertiary Healthcare
Transducers
Cross-Sectional Studies
Oxygen

Understanding treatment with respect and dignity in the intensive care unit

Aboumatar, H., Forbes, L., Branyon, E., Carrese, J., Geller, G., Beach, M. C. A. & Sugarman, J. 2015 In : Narrative inquiry in bioethics. 5, 1, p. 55A-67A

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Intensive Care Units
Therapeutics
Focus Groups
Anxiety
Delivery of Health Care
2014

Adapting hypertension self-management interventions to enhance their sustained effectiveness among urban African Americans

Ameling, J. M., Ephraim, P. L., Bone, L. R., Levine, D. M., Roter, D. L., Wolff, J. L., Hill-Briggs, F., Fitzpatrick, S. L., Noronha, G. J., Fagan, P. J., Lewis-Boyer, L., Hickman, D., Simmons, M., Purnell, L., Fisher, A., Cooper, L. A., Aboumatar, H. J., Albert, M. C., Flynn, S. J. & Boulware, L. E. Apr 2014 In : Family and Community Health. 37, 2, p. 119-133 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
African Americans
Community-Based Participatory Research
Hypertension
Health Personnel

Delivering interprofessional care in intensive care: A scoping review of ethnographic studies

Paradis, E., Reeves, S., Leslie, M., Puntillo, K., Gropper, M., Aboumatar, H. J. & Kitto, S. 2014 In : American Journal of Critical Care. 23, 3, p. 230-238 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Critical Care
Patient Safety
Physician-Nurse Relations
Terminal Care
Quality of Health Care

Educational gaps among healthcare providers: An institution needs assessment to improve pain management for postsurgical patients

González-Fernández, M., Aboumatar, H., Conti, D., Patel, A. M., Purvin, M. A. & Hanna, M. Sep 1 2014 In : Journal of Opioid Management. 10, 5, p. 345-351 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Needs Assessment
Pain Management
Health Personnel
Pain
Nurses

Exploring the nature of interprofessional collaboration and family member involvement in an intensive care context

Paradis, E., Reeves, S., Leslie, M., Aboumatar, H., Chesluk, B., Clark, P., Courtenay, M., Franck, L., Lamb, G., Lyndon, A., Mesman, J., Puntillo, K., Schmitt, M., Van Soeren, M., Wachter, B., Zwarenstein, M., Gropper, M. & Kitto, S. Jan 2014 In : Journal of Interprofessional Care. 28, 1, p. 74-75 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Critical Care
Intensive Care Units
Patient Care Team
Patient Safety
Quality Improvement

Focus on Transitions of Care: Description and Evaluation of an Educational Intervention for Internal Medicine Residents

Aboumatar, H., Allison, R. D., Feldman, L., Woods, K., Thomas, P. & Wiener, C. Nov 8 2014 In : American Journal of Medical Quality. 29, 6, p. 522-529 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Transfer
Internal Medicine
Education
Aptitude
Role Playing

Improving urban African Americans' blood pressure control through multi-level interventions in the Achieving Blood Pressure Control Together (ACT) study: A randomized clinical trial

Ephraim, P. L. , Hill-Briggs, F. , Roter, D. L. , Bone, L. R. , Wolff, J. L. , Lewis-Boyer, L. , Levine, D. M. , Aboumatar, H. J. , Cooper, L. A. , Fitzpatrick, S. J. , Gudzune, K. A. , Albert, M. C. , Monroe, D. , Simmons, M. , Hickman, D. , Purnell, L. , Fisher, A. , Matens, R. , Noronha, G. J. , Fagan, P. J. & 12 others Ramamurthi, H. C., Ameling, J. M., Charlston, J., Sam, T. S., Carson, K. A., Wang, N. Y., Crews, D. C., Greer, R. C., Sneed, V., Flynn, S. J., DePasquale, N. & Boulware, L. E. 2014 In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 38, 2, p. 370-382 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

African Americans
Randomized Controlled Trials
Blood Pressure
Hypertension
Self Care
2013
Quality Improvement
Blood Pressure
Hypertension
Primary Health Care
Pragmatic Clinical Trials
Patient-Centered Care
Quality Improvement
Patient Care Planning
Patient Participation
Patient-Centered Care
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
Health

Interprofessional care in intensive care settings and the factors that impact it: Results from a scoping review of ethnographic studies

Paradis, E., Leslie, M., Gropper, M. A., Aboumatar, H. J., Kitto, S. & Reeves, S. Dec 2013 In : Journal of Critical Care. 28, 6, p. 1062-1067 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Critical Care
Intensive Care Units
San Francisco
Workflow
Practice Guidelines
Health Literacy
Communication
Hypertension
Delivery of Health Care
Physicians

Understanding the nature of interprofessional collaboration and patient family involvement in intensive care settings: A study protocol

Reeves, S., Paradis, E., Leslie, M., Kitto, S., Aboumatar, H. J. & Gropper, M. 2013 In : ICU Director. 4, 5, p. 242-247 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Critical Care
Qualitative Research
Quality of Health Care
Patient Safety
Quality Improvement
2012

"aBC-SBAR" training improves simulated critical patient hand-off by pediatric interns

McCrory, M. C., Aboumatar, H., Custer, J. W., Yang, C. P. & Hunt, E. A. Jun 2012 In : Pediatric Emergency Care. 28, 6, p. 538-543 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Patient Handoff
Hand
Pediatrics
Emergencies
Respiration
Self Efficacy
Patient Safety
Systems Analysis
Medical Students
Curriculum

Enabling patient-centered care through health information technology.

Finkelstein, J., Knight, A., Marinopoulos, S., Gibbons, M. C., Berger, Z., Aboumatar, H., Wilson, R. F., Lau, B. D., Sharma, R. & Bass, E. B. 2012 In : Unknown Journal. 206, p. 1-1531 1531 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical Informatics
Patient-Centered Care
information technology
Access to Information
health care
Hand Hygiene
Delivery of Health Care
Infection
Cross Infection
Hospital Personnel
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
Perioperative Care
Patient Transfer
Quality of Health Care
Patient Safety

Pilot implementation of a perioperative protocol to guide operating room-to-intensive care unit patient handoffs

Petrovic, M. A., Aboumatar, H., Baumgartner, W. A., Ulatowski, J. A., Moyer, J., Chang, T. Y., Camp, M. S., Kowalski, J., Senger, C. M. & Martinez, E. A. Feb 2012 In : Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia. 26, 1, p. 11-16 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Operating Rooms
Intensive Care Units
Critical Care
Patient Care
Patient Transfer
Self Efficacy
Patient Safety
Systems Analysis
Medical Students
Curriculum

Results of an effort to integrate quality and safety into medical and nursing school curricula and foster joint learning

Headrick, L. A., Barton, A. J., Ogrinc, G., Strang, C., Aboumatar, H. J., Aud, M. A., Haidet, P., Lindell, D., Madigosky, W. S. & Patterson, J. E. Dec 2012 In : Health Affairs. 31, 12, p. 2669-2680 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nursing Schools
Medical Schools
Curriculum
Joints
Learning

Summary of Proceedings From the Association of American Medical Colleges 2011 Integrating Quality Meeting

Nash, D. B. , Longnecker, D. E. , Quinn, M. , Davis, D. , Gitomer, R. , Spell, N. , Bornstein, W. A. , Jensen, J. , Bennett, S. , Lang, N. , Blanchard, M. , Wolf, L. D. , Thomas, E. , Patel, B. , Caron, A. , Singh, M. , Vannerson, J. , Maio, A. , Santana, C. , Day, S. & 60 others Horton, C., Krishnamurthy, R., Tang, N., Aylward, M., Jordan, J., Boker, J., Thompson, M., Raup, C. M., Wong, B., Hollenberg, E., Etchells, E. E., Kuper, A., Levinson, W., Shojania, K. G., Singh, M., Lindell, D., Aboumatar, H., Immelt, S., Walrath, J. M., Kent, P., Jung, J., Shilkofski, N., Jeffries, P., Dyer, C., Gregory, G., Moylan, K., Aud, M., Ulbrich, S., Parker, R., Headrick, L., Colburn, L., Paulman, P., Kaloostian, P., Sklar, D. P., Stueven, J., Jaco, C., Kalishman, S., Wayne, S., Doering, A., Gonzales, D., Retherford, L. M., Vidyarthi, A., Baron, R. B., DeRienzo, C., O'Rourke, K., Gruener, G., Stratta, E., Howell, J., Quinones, D., Consiglio-Ward, L., Riesenberg, L. A., Cooperberg, D., Frost, M., Dawlabani, N., Gebeline-Myers, C., Jones, D., Gitomer, R., Doyle, J., Ilksoy, N. & Mayer, D. 2012 In : American Journal of Medical Quality. 27, 3 SUPPL.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

American Medical Association
2011

Consumer health informatics: Results of a systematic evidence review and evidence based recommendations

Gibbons, M. C., Wilson, R. F., Samal, L., Lehmann, C. U., Dickersin, K., Lehmann, H. P., Aboumatar, H., Finkelstein, J., Shelton, E., Sharma, R. & Bass, E. B. Mar 2011 In : Translational Behavioral Medicine. 1, 1, p. 72-82 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Informatics
Health
Health Care Costs
Economics
Technology
2010

Applying Lean Sigma solutions to mistake-proof the chemotherapy preparation process

Aboumatar, H. J., Winner, L., Davis, R., Peterson, A., Hill, R., Frank, S., Almuete, V., Vivian Leung, T., Trovitch, P. & Farmer, D. Feb 2010 In : Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 36, 2, p. 79-86 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Education
Drug Therapy
Pharmacopoeias
Medication Errors
Pharmacies
2009

Impact of consumer health informatics applications.

Gibbons, M. C., Wilson, R. F., Samal, L., Lehman, C. U., Dickersin, K., Lehmann, H. P., Aboumatar, H., Finkelstein, J., Shelton, E., Sharma, R. & Bass, E. B. Oct 2009 In : Evidence report/technology assessment. 188, p. 1-546 546 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Informatics
Health
Exercise
Mental Health
Asthma
2008

No time to waste: Decreasing patient wait times for chemotherapy administration using automated prioritization in an oncology pharmacy system

Aboumatar, H. J., Winner, L. E., Davis, R. O., Trovitch, P. B., Berg, M. M., Violette, K. M., Messersmith, W. A., Maylor, K. K. & Lehmann, C. U. May 2008 In : American Journal of Managed Care. 14, 5, p. 309-316 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug Therapy
electronics
Appointments and Schedules
time
staff
2007
Morbidity
Mortality
Patient Safety
Quality Improvement
Practice Guidelines