Value-based healthcare implementation in the Netherlands: a quantitative analysis of multidisciplinary team performance
Many hospitals worldwide have set up multidisciplinary Value Improvement (VI) teams that use the Value-Based Health Care (VBHC) theory to improve patient value. However, it remains unclear what the level of VB... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 21, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Henrike J. Westerink, Gijs Steinmann, Maarten Koomans, Mich èle H. van der Kemp and Paul B. van der Nat Tags: Research Source Type: research

Quality indicators for collaborative care networks in persistent somatic symptoms and functional disorders: a modified delphi study
Care for persistent somatic symptoms and functional disorders (PSS/FD) is often fragmented. Collaborative care networks (CCNs) may improve care quality for PSS/FD. Effectiveness likely depends on their functio... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 21, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Nick Mamo, Lineke M. Tak, Manouk A. W. van de Klundert, Tim C. Olde Hartman, Judith G. M. Rosmalen and Denise J. C. Hanssen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Perspectives and experiences of healthcare providers on the response to the COVID-19 pandemic in three maternal and neonatal referral hospitals in Guinea in 2020: a qualitative study
This study aimed to explore healthcare providers ’ perceptions and experiences of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic in t... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 21, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Nafissatou Dioubat é, Mamadou Cellou Diallo, Cécé Maomou, Harissatou Niane, Tamba Mina Millimouno, Bienvenu Salim Camara, Telly Sy, Ibrahima Sory Diallo, Aline Semaan, Thérèse Delvaux, Lenka Beňová, Abdoul Habib Béavogui and Alexandre Delamou Tags: Research Source Type: research

The distribution structure of medical and care resources based on regional characteristics throughout Japan in 2020
Given Japan ’s rapidly aging population, the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare's policy of reducing hospital beds and replacing medical care with nursing care requires the establishment of a coordinated sy... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 20, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Takuya Kusunoki and Tohru Yoshikawa Tags: Research Source Type: research

Characteristics and risk factors of pharmacist misconduct in New Zealand: a retrospective nationwide analysis
This study aimed to provide insights into the patterns charact... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 20, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Yufeng Wang, Sanyogita (Sanya) Ram and Shane Scahill Tags: Research Source Type: research

Implementation of advance care planning in the routine care for acutely admitted patients in geriatric units: protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial
Acutely ill and frail older adults and their next of kin are often poorly involved in treatment and care decisions. This may lead to either over- or undertreatment and unnecessary burdens. The aim of this proj... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 19, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Maria Rom øren, Karin Berg Hermansen, Trygve Johannes Lereim Sævareid, Linn Brøderud, Siri Færden Westbye, Astrid Klopstad Wahl, Lisbeth Thoresen, Siri Rostoft, Reidun Førde, Marc Ahmed, Eline Aas, May Helen Midtbust and Reidar Pedersen Tags: Study Protocol Source Type: research

Newborn and child health national and provincial clinical practice guidelines in South Africa, Nigeria and Malawi: a scoping review
Low and middle-income countries remain disproportionately affected by high rates of child mortality. Clinical practice guidelines are essential clinical tools supporting implementation of effective, safe, and ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 19, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Mashudu Mthethwa, Nyanyiwe Masingi Mbeye, Emmanuel Effa, Dachi Arikpo, Ntombifuthi Blose, Amanda Brand, Moriam Chibuzor, Roselyn Chipojola, Solange Durao, Ekpereonne Esu, Idriss Ibrahim Kallon, Gertrude Kunje, Suzgika Lakudzala, Celeste Naude, Trudy D. Le Tags: Research Source Type: research

The complexity of leadership in coproduction practices: a guiding framework based on a systematic literature review
As coproduction in public services increases, understanding the role of leadership in this context is essential to the tasks of establishing relational partnerships and addressing power differentials among gro... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 17, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Sofia Kjellstr öm, Sophie Sarre and Daniel Masterson Tags: Research Source Type: research

Relationship between facility number of clinicians and prescribing intensity of psychotropic medications, opioids, and antibiotics in ambulatory practice
Promoting appropriate pharmacotherapy requires understanding the factors that influence how clinicians prescribe medications. While prior work has focused on patient and clinician factors, features of the orga... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 16, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Hyungjin Myra Kim, Julie Strominger, Kara Zivin, Tony Van and Donovan T. Maust Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluating the coding accuracy of type 2 diabetes mellitus among patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) describes a spectrum of chronic fattening of liver that can lead to fibrosis and cirrhosis. Diabetes has been identified as a major comorbidity that contributes to NAF... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 16, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Seungwon Lee, Abdel Aziz Shaheen, David J. T. Campbell, Christopher Naugler, Jason Jiang, Robin L. Walker, Hude Quan and Joon Lee Tags: Research Source Type: research

“Problems you can live with” versus emergencies: how community members in rural Ethiopia contend with conditions requiring surgery
98% of people with surgical conditions living in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) do not receive safe, timely and affordable surgical and anesthesia care. Research exploring barriers to receiving care ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 16, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Hanna Negussie, Medhanit Getachew, Andualem Deneke, Amezene Tadesse, Ahmed Abdella, Martin Prince, Andrew Leather, Charlotte Hanlon, Chris Willott and Rosie Mayston Tags: Research Source Type: research

A qualitative study examining the impact of COVID-19 on capacity for sustainability of tobacco control programs
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic presented a significant stressor on the public health system in the United States. While we know the immediate effects of the pandemic on public health programming, no liter... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 16, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Jessica Gannon and Sarah Moreland-Russell Tags: Research Source Type: research

Barriers and enablers for implementation of digital-linked diagnostics models at point-of-care in South Africa: stakeholder engagement
The integration of digital technologies holds significant promise in enhancing accessibility to disease diagnosis and treatment at point-of-care (POC) settings. Effective implementation of such interventions n... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 16, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Boitumelo Moetlhoa, Siphesihle R. Nxele, Kuhlula Maluleke, Evans Mathebula, Musa Marange, Maureen Chilufya, Tafadzwa Dzinamarira, Evans Duah, Matthias Dzobo, Mable Kekana, Ziningi Jaya, Lehana Thabane, Thobeka Dlangalala, Peter S. Nyasulu, Khumbulani Hlon Tags: Research Source Type: research

“I want to see them thrive!”: exploring health service research priorities for young Aboriginal children growing up in Alice Springs – a qualitative study
To better understand the specific influences of early life on the long-term health and well-being of local Aboriginal children in Alice Springs, high-quality local longitudinal data is required. The Central Au... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 15, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: C. Lloyd-Johnsen, A. Hampton, E. Stubbs, S. Moore, S. Eades, A. D ’Aprano and S. Goldfeld Tags: Research Source Type: research

Challenges and opportunities in strengthening primary mental healthcare for older people in India: a qualitative stakeholder analysis
This study analyses the cha... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - February 15, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Tom Kafczyk and Kerstin H ämel Tags: Research Source Type: research