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Researcher: Greenfield, D (Professor David Greenfield)

Fields of Research

Medical and Health Sciences
Health Informatics
Health Care Administration
Health Information Systems (incl. Surveillance)
Quality Management
Medicine, Nursing and Health Curriculum and Pedagogy
Public Health and Health Services

Research Objectives

Health and Support Services
Health Policy Evaluation
Mental Health Services
Learner and Learning Achievement
Diagnostic Methods

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'How well do junior doctors engage with their health professional colleagues? Perspectives on interprofessional practice in teaching hospitals; 7th Health Service and Policy Research Conference
A four-year, systems-wide intervention promoting interprofessional collaboration; Bmc Health Services Research
A framework for monitoring maternal and infant health status; Australian Health Review
A hybrid health service accreditation program model incorporating mandated standards and continuous improvement: interview study of multiple stakeholders in Australian health care; International Journal of Health Planning and Management
A mechanism for revising accreditation standards: a study of the process, resources required and evaluation outcomes; Bmc Health Services Research
A mindset for excellence; MJA Insight
A multi-method research investigation of consumer involvement in Australian health service accreditation programs: the ACCREDIT-SCI study protocol; B M J: (British Medical Journal)
A peer-to-peer model to improve patient safety: harnessing accreditation programs; American Journal of Medical Quality
A prospective, multi-method, multi-disciplinary, multi-level, collaborative, social-organisational design for researching health sector accreditation; BMC Health Services Research
Accountability and transparency through the technologisation of practice; Culture and Climate in Health Care Organisations
Accreditation: a global regulatory mechanism to promote quality and safety; McLaughlin and Kaluzny's Continuous Quality Improvement in Health Care
Accreditation: what are the challenges and opportunities?; Internal Medicine Journal
Achieving patient-centred care: the potential and challenge of the patient-as-professional role; Health Expectations
Addressing the clinical burden of child physical abuse and neglect in a large metropolitan region: improving the evidence-base; Social Sciences
An action research protocol to strengthen system-wide inter-professional learning and practice [LP0775514]; BMC Health Services Research
An empirical test of accreditation patient journey surveys: randomised trial; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
An empirical test of short notice surveys in two accreditation programs; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
An ethnographic investigation of junior doctors’ capacities to practice interprofessionally in three teaching hospitals; Journal of Interprofessional Care
Analysing “big picture” policy reform mechanisms: the Australian health service safety and quality accreditation scheme; Health Expectations
Analysis of Australian newspaper coverage of medication errors; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
Applying and developing health service theory: an empirical study into clinical governance; International Journal of Health Governance
Are healthcare accreditation surveys reliable?; International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance
Are healthcare accreditation surveys reliable?; Health Organisation and Management
Assessing the longitudinal impact of safety and quality reforms: an analysis of the ACHS pilot accreditation program in Hong Kong; Abstracts of the 33rd International Conference
Auditing an organisations’ interprofessional learning and interprofessional practice: the interprofessional praxis audit framework (IPAF); Journal of Interprofessional Care
Benefits of participating in accreditation surveying; International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance
Changing Practice in a Health Organisation: The Technologisation of Practice; Lambert Academic Publishing
Comparison of health service accreditation in low- and middle-income countries with those in higher income countries: a cross sectional study; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
Contested innovation: the diffusion of interprofessional across a health system; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
Continuing differences between health professions’ attitudes: the saga of accomplishing systems-wide interprofessionalism; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
Converging and diverging concepts in culture and climate research: cultate or climure?; Culture and Climate in Health Care Organisations
Counting the costs of accreditation in acute care: an activity based costing approach; B M J: (British Medical Journal)
Developing the evidence base for accreditation of healthcare organisations: a call for transparency and innovation; BMJ Quality and Safety
Development and application of an indicator assessment tool for measuring health services accreditation programs; BMC Research Notes
Development of a model to guide decision making in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis multidisciplinary care; Health Expectations
Development of a model to guide decision-making in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis multidisciplinary care; Health Expectations
Development of patient decision support tools for motor neurone disease using stakeholder consultation: a study protocol; BMJ Open
Disentangling quality and safety indicator data: a longitudinal, comparative study of hand hygiene compliance and accreditation outcomes in 96 Australian hospitals; B M J: (British Medical Journal)
Disseminating from the centre to the frontline: the diffusion and local ownership of a national health policy through the use of icons; Attaining, Sustaining and Spreading Improvement: Art or Science?
Distributed leadership to mobilise capacity for accreditation research; Health Organisation and Management
Economic evaluation of Australian acute care accreditation; BMJ OPEN
Editorial: Healthcare improvements from the unit to system levels: contributions to improving the safety and quality evidence base, International Journal for Quality in Health Care; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
Educating junior doctors about interprofessional Practice: more barriers than enablers; Association for Medical Education in Europe (AMEE)
Engaging in patient decision-making in multidisciplinary care for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: the views of health professionals; Patient Preference and Adherence
Evaluation of current Australian health services accreditation processes (ACCREDIT-CAP): a protocol for a mixed method research project; B M J: (British Medical Journal)
Examining challenges to reliability of health service accreditation during a period of healthcare reform in Australia; Journal of Health Organisation and Management
Executive Summary - Evaluation report: an investigation of participants’ experiences and perceptions of the joint acute and aged care accreditation survey pilot in two health services
Factors that shape the development of interprofessional improvement initiatives in health organisations; BMJ Quality and Safety
Health care accreditation surveyor style typology; International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance
Health coaching and motivational interviewing: evaluating the chronic disease self-management toolbox; International Journal of Person Centered Medicine
Health sector accreditation research: a systematic review; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
Health service accreditation as a predictor of clinical and organizational performance: a blinded, random, stratified study; BMJ Quality and Safety
Health service accreditation programs: their role, contribution and associated challenges to driving quality, safety and organisational improvement; Hong Kong Hospital Authority Annual Conference
Health service accreditation reinforces a mindset of high performance human resource management: lessons from an Australian study; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
Health services accreditation: what is the evidence that the benefits justify the costs?; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
How and where doctors exercise power: interprofessionalism, collaboration and leadership across a health system; Social Science and Medicine
How does accreditation influence staff perceptions of quality in residential aged care?; Quality in Ageing and Older Adults
How does an accreditation program in residential aged care inform the way residents manage their healthcare and lifestyle?; Attaining, Sustaining and Spreading Improvement: Art or Science?
How should I choose which chronic disease self-management tool to use? Perspectives of clinicians and clients; Australian Occupational Therapy Journal
How well do junior doctors engage with their health professional colleagues? Perspectives on interprofessional practice in teaching hospitals; 7th Health Service and Policy Research Conference
Improvements identified, but future sustainability is not assured: stakeholders’ views on accreditation in Australian general practices; Abstracts of the 33rd International Conference
Improving clinical governance; lessons from testing a model to enable others''to do it better; Back to the Future: 8th Australasian Conference on Quality in Health Care Conference
Interprofessional learning and practice can make a difference; Medical Journal of Australia
Interprofessional practice: what does it mean to doctors?; 5th Annual Emerging Health Policy Research Conference: Menzies Centre for Health Policy
Is accreditation linked to hospital infection rates? A four-year, data linkage study of Staphylococcus aureus rates and accreditation scores in 77 Australian acute hospitals; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
Is it worth engaging in multi-stakeholder health services research collaborations? Reflections on key benefits, challenges and enabling mechanisms; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
It takes two to tango: customization and standardization as colluding logics in healthcare; International Journal of Health Policy and Management
Learning to manage: Development experiences of hospital frontline managers; Human Resource Management Journal
Levers for change: an investigation of how accreditation programs promote consumer engagement in healthcare; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
Many brains make student learning lighter work: investigating peer-to-peer synchronous engagement to engage the postgraduate online student; Teaching Matters 2016: Transforming Practice Through Innovation and Partnerships
Medical tourism raises questions that highlight the need for care and caution; Medical Journal of Australia
Motivational interviewing to promote self-management; Promoting Self-management of Chronic Conditions
Narrative synthesis of health service accreditation literature; BMJ Quality and Safety
Nurses' workarounds in acute healthcare settings: a scoping review; BMC Health Services Research
On a wing and a prayer: the benefits of modularized Crew Resource Management; Journal of Continuing Education in The Health Professions
Patient decision-making in motor neurone disease: the views of health professionals; Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and Frontotemporal Degeneration
Plenary 1: Implementing patient-centred care: an opportunity to stop, reflect and review, and move forward building upon on your strengths; Hong Kong Hospital Authority Annual Conference
Promoting patient-centred healthcare: an empirically derived organisational model of interprofessional collaboration; Patient-centred Healthcare: Achieving Co-ordination, Communication and Innovation
Research report: an investigation of participants’ experiences and perceptions of the joint acute and aged care accreditation survey pilot in two health services
Researching accreditation; E-Hospital
Researching the reliability of accreditation survey teams: lessons learnt when things went awry; Health Information Management Journal
Scope for a ‘one size fits all’ rehabilitation approach after knee replacement? Heterogeneity in patient preferences makes this unlikely; International Journal of Person Centered Medicine
Scope for a ‘one size fits all’ rehabilitation approach after knee replacement? Heterogeneity in patient preferences makes this unlikely; Physiotherapy Conference 2011: Musculoskeletal Physiotherapy Australia
Stakeholder perspectives on implementing accreditation programs: a qualitative study of enabling factors; Bmc Health Services Research
Strengthening organizational performance through accreditation research: the ACCREDIT project; BMC Health Services Research
Supporting patients to self-manage chronic disease: clinicians’ perspectives and current practices; Australian Journal of Primary Health
The enactment of dynamic leadership; Leadership in Health Services
The Enhanced Knowledge Translation and Exchange Framework for Road Safety: a brief report on its development and potential impacts; Injury Prevention
The impact of national accreditation reform on survey reliability : a 2-year investigation of survey coordinators' perspectives; Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice
The impact of national accreditation reform on survey reliability: a two year investigation of survey coordinators’ perspectives; Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice
The message and the messenger Identifying and communicating a high performance “HRM philosophy”; Personnel Review
The message and the messenger: Identifying and communicating a high performance ‘HRM philosophy'; Personnel Review
The paradoxes of gender mainstreaming in developing countries: the case of health care in Papua New Guinea; Public Health
The paradoxes of gender mainstreaming in developing countries: the case of health care in Papua New Guinea; Global Public Health
The politics of action research: 'If you don't like the way things are going, get off the bus',; Social Science & Medicine
The public disclosure of accreditation information: practices and perceptions of opportunities and challenges; Health Policy
The role and impact of accreditation on the healthcare revolution (O papel e o impacto da acreditação na revolução da atenção à saúde); Revista Acreditação
The standard of healthcare accreditation standards: a review of empirical research underpinning their development and impact; BMC Health Services Research
Translating sound ideas to successful practices in healthcare organisations: why the sociopolitical environment deserves more attention; Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management
Tribes or teams: testing times for junior doctors; 18th Prevocational Medical Education Forum
Undercurrents affecting the enactment of interprofessional practice for enhanced patient safety in teaching hospitals; Australasian College of Health Service Management Congress
Understanding stakeholders' perspectives and experiences of general practice accreditation; Health Policy
Using workarounds to examine characteristics of resilience in action; The Field Guide to Resilient Health Care
Visualising interprofessional differences in safety and quality narratives; BMJ Quality and Safety
Ward rounds, participants, roles and perceptions: literature review; International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance
Ward rounds, participants, roles and perceptions: literature review; International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance
What are the roles of carers in decision-making for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis multidisciplinary care?; Patient Preference and Adherence
What do doctors really think about working interprofessionally? Lessons to improve clinical practice; Milne J; Braithwaite J; Greenfield D, 2010. 'What do doctors really think about working interprofessionally? Lessons to improve clinical practice'. School of Public Health and Community Medicine Research Student Confere
What influences patient decision-making in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis multidisciplinary care? A study of patient perspectives; Patient Preference and Adherence
What motivates health professionals to engage in the accreditation of healthcare organisations?; International Journal for Quality in Health Care
What would it take for accreditation to be cost-effective? a threshold analysis case study; Abstracts of the 33rd International Conference
Working towards shared goals through interprofessional practice: are doctors really on the team?; New Zealand Institute of Health Management/Australasian College of Health Service management (NZIHM/ACHSM) International Congress

Research Projects

Delivering safe and effective test result communication, management and follow-up; National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
An investigation of the join acute and aged care accreditation trial in two health services
Investigating the SWSLHD Transforming your experience program
Research and report on the implementation of the Australian Health Service Safety and Quality Accreditation (AHSSQA) Scheme
Studying the impact of the SLHD health services management program

Research Candidate Supervision