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Reworks: A Robust System Efficiency Measure
This article reports on the inaugural Australian-American
system evaluation summit convened in Wyoming, focusing on
the application of system evaluation theory.
Author(s): Renger, R., Keogh, B., Hawkins, A., Foltysova, J., Souvannasacd, E.
Publication: Evaluation Journal of Australasia
Date: September 2018
Type: Journal Article
A Medical Journalist Insider
Dr. Kay Miller Temple is a medical writer for Rural Health
Information Hub. She is also a physician with over 30 years
of experience. That, coupled with her rural upbringing,
helps her research and write articles with a unique
perspective on complex rural health issues.
Author(s): Leier, M.
Date: May 2018
Defining Systems to Evaluate System Efficiency and Effectiveness
Article focuses on the application of systems thinking,
systems theory and systems evaluation theory (SET) in
evaluating of modern day systems efficiency and
Author(s): Renger, R., Foltysova, J., Renger, J., Booze, W.
Publication: Evaluation Journal of Australasia, 17(3), 4-13
Date: August 2017
Type: Journal Article
Dakota Conference on Rural and Public Health Celebrates 30 Years
Longtime statewide gathering of health professionals helps
to improve the health of North Dakotans.
Author(s): Massmann, N.
Publication: Focus on Rural Health
Date: July 2015
North Dakota Critical Access Hospital Quality Network's Implementation and Use of the Healthcare SafetyZone® Portal: April 2010-March 2011
Describes the program’s purpose, the role of the CAH Quality Network in the implementation of the Portal and use of the data, and summarizes the project’s goals while highlighting the program’s year-end progress. Presents the output data derived from the thirteen CAHs participating in the Portal.
Author(s): Schroeder, S., Ward, J., & Miller, M.
Date: June 2011
North Dakota Critical Access Hospital Quality Network Evaluation Executive Summary
Presents a summary of the North Dakota CAH Quality Network's evaluation, activities, and accomplishments from 2008-2010.
Author(s): Gibbens, B.
Date: December 2010
An Environmental Scan of Health and Healthcare in North Dakota: Establishing the Baselines for Positive Health Transformation
The Environmental Scan of Health and Healthcare in North Dakota was conducted from December 2008 to February 2009. This report provides an overview of selected health and healthcare issues in North Dakota.
Author(s): Volkov, B., Gibbens, B., & Wakefield, M.
Date: March 2009
North Dakota Rural Hospital Quality Improvement Report
Describes outcomes from a 2005 survey of North Dakota's rural hospitals. Reports on safety and quality improvement practices.
Author(s): Miller, M., & Medalen, R.
Date: June 2006
Pharmacist Staffing and the Use of Technology in Small Rural Hospitals: Implications for Medication Safety
Assesses the capacity of rural hospitals to implement medication safety practices. Found that many small rural hospitals have limited hours of on site pharmacist coverage.
Author(s): Casey, M., Moscovice, I., & Davidson, G.
Date: December 2005