Vol 3, No 4 (2014)

Journal of Hospital Administration, Vol. 3, No. 4, August 2014

Table of Contents

Original Article

Using an e-Delphi technique in achieving consensus across disciplines for developing best practice in day surgery in Ireland PDF
Babak Meshkat, Seamus Cowman, Georgina Gethin, Kiaran Ryan, Miriam Wiley, Aoifa Brick, Erik Clarke, Eadhbhard Mulligan p1
What can population-based physician billing data tell us about the prevalence, costs and disorders associated with different types of cancers based on the 16 years prevalence of cancer diagnosis? PDF
Jazmin Lui, Aru Narendran, David Cawthorpe p9
Risk of burnout among emergency physicians at a tertiary care centre in Saudi Arabia PDF
Abdulmohsen Alsaawi, Khaled Alrajhi, Saad Albaiz, Mohammed Alsultan, Majid Alsalamah, Shoeb Qureshi, Abdullah Alanazi p20
The impact of acute care clinical practice guidelines on length of stay: A closer look at some conflicting findings PDF
Moriah Ellen, G. Ross Baker, Adalsteinn Brown p25
An online short-term bed occupancy rate prediction procedure based on discrete event simulation PDF
Zhu Zhecheng p37
A maturity model for governance, risk management and compliance in hospitals PDF
Ronald Batenburg, Matthijs Neppelenbroek, Abbas Shahim p43
Variation in length of stay within and between hospitals PDF
Thom Walsh, Tracy Onega, Todd Mackenzie p53
A retrospective study on emergency visits in two hospitals in Sherbrooke, Canada PDF
Lourdes Zubieta, José Ramón Fernández-Peña p61
The search for the perfect handover PDF
Mohammed Samee, Catherine Kallal, Seth Hamman p71
The incidence of mesh extrusion after vaginal incontinence and pelvic floor prolapse surgery PDF
Seth Cohen, Elizabeth Kavaler p76
The therapeutic hypothermia after resuscitated cardiac arrest caused by ventricular fibrillation: a retrospective study in Saint Pierre University Hospital PDF
Séverine Libert, Pierre Mols, Philippe Dechamps, Marc Claus, Christian Mélot, Benoit Claessens p82
Missed appointments at maternal healthcare clinics in primary healthcare centres in Riyadh city: reasons and associated factors PDF
Adel Almalki p92
A quasi-experimental study to test a prevention bundle for catheter-associated urinary tract infections PDF
Alyson M. Blanck, Moreen Donahue, Laurie Brentlinger, Kristy Dixon Stinger, Carol Polito p101
Hospital readmission rates in Medicare PDF
Erkan Erdem, Betty Tao Fout, Holly Korda, Abisola O. Abolude p109
Support services for people who have undergone treatment for head and neck cancer: an approach to evaluating services PDF
Ann Richardson, Pauline Barnett, Liz Horn, Kate Reid, Wendy Mann, Frankie Roake, Catherine Dwan, Robert Allison, Catriona Mackay p119
Pediatrician workforce planning: The Israeli experience and projections of pediatric manpower 1995–2025 PDF
Michal Laufer, Zvi Howard Perry, Haim Reuveni, Asaf Toker p140
Uncovering health literacy: Developing a remotely administered questionnaire for determining health literacy levels in health disparate populations PDF
Thomas C. Shaw p149
Healthcare executives’ readiness for a performance measurement system: a rehabilitation hospital case study PDF
Diana Zidarov, Lise Poissant, Claude Sicotte p157


International models of health systems financing PDF
Robert R. Kulesher, Elizabeth Elizabeth Forrestal p127

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