Understanding social needs screening and demographic data collection in primary care practices serving Maryland Medicare patients
Health outcomes are strongly impacted by social determinants of health, including social risk factors and patient demographics, due to structural inequities and discrimination. Primary care is viewed as a pote... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 10, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Claire M. Starling, Marjanna Smith, Sadaf Kazi, Arianna Milicia, Rachel Grisham, Emily Gruber, Joseph Blumenthal and Hannah Arem Tags: Research Source Type: research

On-demand mobile hypertension training for primary health care workers in Nigeria: a pilot study
Only one out of every ten Nigerian adults with hypertension has their blood pressure controlled. Health worker training is essential to improve hypertension diagnosis and treatment. In-person training has limi... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 9, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Joseph Odu, Kufor Osi, Leander Nguyen, Allison Goldstein, Lawrence J. Appel, Kunihiro Matsushita, Dike Ojji, Ikechukwu A. Orji, Morenike Alex-Okoh, Deborah Odoh, Malau Mangai Toma, Chris Ononiwu Elemuwa, Suleiman Lamorde, Hasana Baraya, Mary T. Dewan, Oba Tags: Research Source Type: research

Action researchers as “orchestrators” of co-innovation: a theoretical and methodological framework
With the increasing complexity of health care services, more comprehensive and integrated services need to be designed. Action researchers are encouraged to facilitate multiactor participation and user-centere... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 9, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Marianne Eliassen, Cathrine Arntzen, Lina Forslund, Morten Nikolaisen, Patrik Alexandersson, Astrid Gramstad and Andreas Hellstr öm Tags: Research Source Type: research

Socioeconomic factors associated with use of telehealth services in outpatient care settings during the COVID-19
To examine potential changes and socioeconomic disparities in utilization of telemedicine in non-urgent outpatient care in Nevada since the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 9, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Pearl C. Kim, Lo-Fu Tan, Jillian Kreston, Haniyeh Shariatmadari, Estella Sky Keyoung, Jay J. Shen and Bing-Long Wang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Barriers and facilitators of implementation of new antibacterial technologies in patient care: an interview study with orthopedic healthcare professionals at a university hospital
This study aims to iden... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 9, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Lieve Vonken, Gert-Jan de Bruijn, Annika Noordink, Stef Kremers and Francine Schneider Tags: Research Source Type: research

Changes in intention to use an interprofessional approach to decision-making following training: a cluster before-and-after study
Health professionals in home care work in interprofessional teams. Yet most training in decision support assumes a one-on-one relationship with patients. We assessed the impact of an in-person training session... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 8, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Hajar Taqif, Lionel Adisso, Lucas Gomes Souza, Su élène Georgina Dofara, Sergio Cortez Ghio, Louis-Paul Rivest and France Légaré Tags: Research Source Type: research

The use of positive deviance approach to improve health service delivery and quality of care: a scoping review
Quality has been a persistent challenge in the healthcare system, particularly in resource-limited settings. As a result, the utilization of innovative approaches is required to help countries in their efforts... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 8, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Ayelign Mengesha Kassie, Elizabeth Eakin, Biruk Beletew Abate, Aklilu Endalamaw, Anteneh Zewdie, Eskinder Wolka and Yibeltal Assefa Tags: Research Source Type: research

How do opt-in versus opt-out settings nudge patients toward electronic health record adoption? An exploratory study of facilitators and barriers in Austria and France
Electronic health records (EHR) are becoming an integral part of the health system in many developed countries, though implementations and settings vary across countries. Some countries have adopted an opt-out... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 8, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Anna Griesser, Manel Mzoughi, Sonja Bidmon and Emna Cherif Tags: Research Source Type: research

Transformational nurse leadership attributes in German hospitals pursuing organization-wide change via Magnet ® or Pathway® principles: results from a qualitative study
Budget constraints, staff shortages and high workloads pose challenges for German hospitals. Magnet ® and Pathway® are concepts for implementing organization-wide change and redesigning work environments. There... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 8, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Joan Kleine, Julia K öppen, Carolin Gurisch and Claudia B. Maier Tags: Research Source Type: research

Availability and readiness of healthcare facilities and their effects on antenatal care services uptake in Bangladesh
This study aimed to examine the influence ... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Md. Nuruzzaman Khan, Md. Badsha Alam, Atika Rahman Chowdhury, Md. Awal Kabir and Md. Mostaured Ali Khan Tags: Research Source Type: research

The impact of health insurance on maternal and reproductive health service utilization and financial protection in low- and lower middle-income countries: a systematic review of the evidence
Low- and middle-income countries have committed to achieving universal health coverage (UHC) as a means to enhance access to services and improve financial protection. One of the key health financing reforms t... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Joseph Kazibwe, Phuong Bich Tran, Andrea Hannah Kaiser, Simon Peter Kasagga, Felix Masiye, Bj örn Ekman and Jesper Sundewall Tags: Research Source Type: research

Developing a questionnaire to evaluate an automated audit & feedback intervention: a Rand-modified Delphi method
Audit and feedback (A&F) is a widely used implementation strategy to evaluate and improve medical practice. The optimal design of an A&F system is uncertain and structured process evaluations are currently lac... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Ine Van den Wyngaert, Gijs Van Pottelbergh, Kristien Coteur, Bert Vaes and Steve Van den Bulck Tags: Research Source Type: research

Impact of burnout and professional fulfillment on intent to leave among pediatric physicians: The findings of a quality improvement initiative
Physician burnout is rampant, and physician retention is increasingly hard. It is unclear how burnout impacts intent to leave an organization. We sought to determine how physician burnout and professional fulf... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: R. Thomas Collins II, Aric Schadler, Hong Huang, Scottie B. Day and John A. Bauer Tags: Research Source Type: research

Barriers and facilitators to guideline for the management of pediatric off-label use of drugs in China: a qualitative descriptive study
This study aims to understand professional health manag... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 5, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Min Meng, Jiale Hu, Xiao Liu, Min Tian, Wenjuan Lei, Enmei Liu, Zhu Han, Qiu Li and Yaolong Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Adaptation and qualitative evaluation of the BETTER intervention for chronic disease prevention and screening by public health nurses in low income neighbourhoods: views of community residents
The BETTER intervention is an effective comprehensive evidence-based program for chronic disease prevention and screening (CDPS) delivered by trained prevention practitioners (PPs), a new role in primary care.... (Source: BMC Health Services Research)
Source: BMC Health Services Research - April 4, 2024 Category: General Medicine Authors: Mary Ann O ’Brien, Aisha Lofters, Becky Wall, Regina Elliott, Tutsirai Makuwaza, Mary-Anne Pietrusiak, Eva Grunfeld, Bernadette Riordan, Cathie Snider, Andrew D. Pinto, Donna Manca, Nicolette Sopcak, Sylvie D. Cornacchi, Joanne Huizinga, Kawsika Sivayog Tags: Research Source Type: research