September 1, 2012 | Journal Article
April 1, 2013 | Journal Article
Various methods of calculating eligibility rates in random digital dial (RDD) surveys lead to substantially different response rates.
September 10, 2014 | Program Results Report
A research team led by Stephen M. Shortell and Lawrence P. Casalino tracked the extent to which physician organizations used evidence-based care management processes to treat patients with asthma, congestive heart failure, depression, and diabetes.
April 1, 2011 | Issue Brief
This brief provides lessons from communities involved in Aligning Forces for Quality, forced on bringing together the many pieces of information that go into public reports of quality performance data.
September 1, 2010 | Toolkit
Examples and guidance and sample text for five health topics (asthma, breast cancer, cervical cancer, diabetes, and heart disease) to help Aligning Forces for Quality consumers understand the importance of condition-specific performance measures.
April 1, 2010 | Issue Brief
Five strategies for addressing the challenges of incorporating Medicaid data into public reports of performance.
January 1, 2009 | Book
This chapter of "Nursing Policy Research: Turning Evidence-Based Research into Health Policy" reviews the conceptual and practical issues related to conducting surveys, including development of the research topic and survey questions, maximizing data collection, and coping with common problems.
June 5, 2012 | Human Capital Blog Post
March 23, 2012 | Story
Georgia nurse leaders work to overcome obstacles in campaign to transform nursing and improve health and health care in their state.
January 12, 2012 | Human Capital Blog Post