Ann McAlearney S ScD

Ann McAlearney S ScD
ProfessorCollege of
357 Northwood School 2231 N High Street Columbus Ohio 43201
Phone:614-293-8007Alternate Phone:614-293-8007Fax: (614) 293-2715
  • Cancer Control

Research Description

Dr. McAlearney's research projects focus on electronic health record implementation and use in ambulatory care settings, population health management and quality improvement opportunities in health care, and care coordination across care settings.

Current Publications

  • Moffatt-Bruce S, Hefner JL, McAlearney ASFacing the Tension Between Quality Measures and Patient Satisfaction.Am J Med Qual in press 11/3/2014
  • Bentley T, Rizer M, McAlearney AS, Mekhjian H, Siedler M, Sharp K, Teater P, Huerta TThe journey from precontemplation to action: Transitioning between electronic medical record systems.Health Care Manage Rev in press 10/16/2014
  • McAlearney AS, Terris D, Hardacre J, Spurgeon P, Brown C, Baumgart A, Nyström MEOrganizational Coherence in Health Care Organizations: Conceptual Guidance to Facilitate Quality Improvement and Organizational Change.Qual Manag Health Care 23 254-267 10/1/2014
  • McAlearney AS, Hefner JLFacilitating central line-associated bloodstream infection prevention: A qualitative study comparing perspectives of infection control professionals and frontline staff.Am J Infect Control 42 S216-22 10/1/2014
  • McAlearney AS, Hefner JL, Sieck CJ, Huerta TRThe Journey through Grief: Insights from a Qualitative Study of Electronic Health Record Implementation.Health Serv Res in press 9/15/2014
  • Richter JP, McAlearney AS, Pennell MLThe influence of organizational factors on patient safety: Examining successful handoffs in health care.Health Care Manage Rev in press 7/15/2014
  • McAlearney AS, Hefner JL, Sieck C, Rizer M, Huerta TREvidence-based management of ambulatory electronic health record system implementation: An assessment of conceptual support and qualitative evidence.Int J Med Inform 83 484-94 7/1/2014
  • Wexler R, Hefner J, Welker MJ, McAlearney ASHealth care reform: Possibilities & opportunities for primary care.J Fam Pract 63 298-304 6/1/2014
  • McAlearney AS, Robbins JUsing high-performance work practices in health care organizations: a perspective for nursing.J Nurs Care Qual 29 E11-20 4/1/2014
  • Huerta TR, Hefner JL, Ford EW, McAlearney AS, Menachemi NHospital website rankings in the United States: expanding benchmarks and standards for effective consumer engagement.J Med Internet Res 16 e64 1/1/2014
  • Post DM, Shapiro CL, Cegala DJ, David P, Katz ML, Krok JL, Phillips GS, McAlearney AS, Lehman JS, Hicks W, Paskett EDImproving symptom communication through personal digital assistants: the CHAT (Communicating Health Assisted by Technology) project.J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2013 153-61 12/1/2013
  • McAlearney AS, Robbins J, Garman AN, Song PHImplementing high-performance work practices in healthcare organizations: qualitative and conceptual evidence.J Healthc Manag 58 446-62; discussion 463-4 11/1/2013
  • Song PH, Reiter KL, Weiner BJ, Minasian L, McAlearney ASThe business case for provider participation in clinical trials research: an application to the National Cancer Institute's community clinical oncology program.Health Care Manage Rev 38 284-94 10/1/2013
  • Bickell NA, McAlearney AS, Wellner J, Fei K, Franco RUnderstanding the challenges of adjuvant treatment measurement and reporting in breast cancer: cancer treatment measuring and reporting.Med Care 51 e35-40 6/1/2013
  • McAlearney AS, Wellner J, Bickell NAHow to improve breast cancer care measurement and reporting: suggestions from a complex urban hospital.J Healthc Manag 58 205-23; discussion 223-4 5/1/2013
  • McAlearney AS, Bickell NA, Wellner J, Franco RNew accountability, new challenges: improving treatment reporting to a tumor registry.J Oncol Pract 9 e81-5 5/1/2013
  • McAlearney AS, Terris D, Hardacre J, Spurgeon P, Brown C, Baumgart A, Nyström MEOrganizational coherence in health care organizations: conceptual guidance to facilitate quality improvement and organizational change.Qual Manag Health Care 22 86-99 4/1/2013
  • McAlearney AS, Sieck C, Hefner J, Robbins J, Huerta TRFacilitating ambulatory electronic health record system implementation: evidence from a qualitative study.Biomed Res Int 2013 629574 1/1/2013
  • McAlearney AS, Reiter KL, Weiner BJ, Minasian L, Song PHChallenges and facilitators of community clinical oncology program participation: a qualitative study.J Healthc Manag 58 29-44; discussion 45-6 1/1/2013

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