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Catharina J van Oostveen

Catharina J van Oostveen
Spaarne Gasthuis, Hoofddorp, Netherlands · Spaarne Gasthuis Academie

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January 2013 - December 2014
Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam
Position
  • PhD Student
January 2012 - December 2012
Academisch Medisch Centrum Universiteit van Amsterdam
Position
  • PhD Student

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The active participation of nurses in evidence-based practice (EBP) is challenging and topical, as shown by the worldwide calls for appropriate, accessible, affordable care and the de-implementation of unnecessary care. Nurses' perceived support from their managers and work environments may affect their self-efficacy and outcome expectancy in EBP,...
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Background The changing demands on healthcare require continuous development and education in the nursing profession. Homogeneity in nursing qualifications reduces educational inconsistencies between and within countries. However, despite various initiatives, modifying nurse education remains challenging because different countries have their own l...
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Objectives To gain consensus on the items that determine adequacy of shift staffing. Design This was a three-round Delphi study to establish consensus on what defines adequacy of shift staffing in a general hospital ward. A literature review, focus group and five semistructured expert interviews were used to generate items for the Delphi study. S...
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Aim To identify and follow-up on the transition towards differentiated nursing practice among bachelor trained and vocationally trained nurses in Dutch hospitals. Design A multiphase general qualitative interview study. Methods Fifty semi-structured interviews with project managers in charge of introducing differentiated nursing practice to their...
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Background Matching demand and supply in nursing work continues to generate debate. Current approaches focus on objective measures, such as nurses per occupied bed or patient classification. However, staff numbers do not tell the whole staffing story. The subjective measure of nurses’ perceived adequacy of staffing (PAS) has the potential to enhanc...
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Introduction The work environment of healthcare professionals is important for good patient care and is receiving increasing attention in scientific research. A clear and unambiguous understanding of a positive work environment, as perceived by healthcare professionals, is crucial for gaining systematic objective insights into the work environment....
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Background Good patient information has shown to improve surgical outcomes. In this study we explore what kind of pre-surgical information patients need and if the provision of a 360˚ video of a surgical procedure can be of added value to the information provided by the hospital. Methods An explorative qualitative study using semi-structured inter...
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Purpose: Research shows that the professional healthcare working environment influences the quality of care, safety climate, productivity, and motivation, happiness, and health of staff. The purpose of this systematic literature review was to assess instruments that provide valid, reliable and succinct measures of health care professionals' work e...
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De zorg is complex en voortdurend in beweging. Als verpleegkundig leider wordt van je verwacht dat je leiderschap toont in een complex systeem als de zorg. Maar hoe doe je dat precies, en hoe verhoudt je directe werkomgeving zich tot de organisatie waarin je werkt, en tot het systeem van de gezondheidszorg? Hoe word jij beïnvloed door je werkomgevi...
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Aims and objective: To gain insight into nurse practitioners' (NP) leadership roles in Dutch hospital care, by exploring the perceptions regarding their current leadership role and the differences with their previous role as a registered specialized nurse. Background: To meet today's challenges of the increasing healthcare demands, the employmen...
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Aim To establish what leadership competencies are expected of Master level educated nurses like the Advanced Practice Nurses and the Clinical Nurse Leaders as described in the international literature. Background Developments in healthcare ask for well trained nurse leaders. Advanced Practice Nurses and Clinical Nurse Leaders are ideally positione...
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Er is steeds meer bewijs dat verpleegkundige zorg een grote invloed heeft op zowel gezondheid als maatschappij. Om veilige, doelmatige en persoonsgerichte zorg te kunnen blijven leveren, is het belangrijk te investeren in academische carrières van verpleegkundigen.
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Objective: Current guidelines recommend a gastroduodenoscopy (GDS) and colonoscopy in patients with iron-deficiency anemia (IDA). However, in daily practice, patients with nonferriprive anemia are also referred for endoscopy. The aim of this study is to compare the diagnostic yield of colonoscopy and GDS in patients with IDA and non-IDA. Patients...
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Excellente zorg wordt mogelijk gemaakt door een Excellente Organisatie.²⁾ Het één kan niet zonder het ander en daarom wordt in het Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Evidence
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Ramona Backhaus is onderzoeker bij de vakgroep Health Services Research en Academische Werkplaats Ouderenzorg Zuid-Limburg aan de Universiteit Maastricht. In deze werkplaats wordt vanuit een multidisciplinair perspectief en samen met de patiënt gewerkt aan innovaties voor het verbeteren van de kwaliteit van leven en de zorg voor ouderen. Backhaus h...
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Verpleegkundigen spelen een cruciale rol in het leveren van excellente zorg die veilig, doelmatig en persoonsgericht is.2) Zij maken gebruik van richtlijnen en werken volgens de methodiek van evidence-based practice (EBP), waardoor nieuwe wetenschappelijke inzichten worden gecombineerd met klinische expertise en voorkeuren van de patiënt.3) Dit lei...
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Kwaliteit van verpleegkundige zorg brengen we in kaart met zorguitkomsten, de zogenaamde ‘nurse sensitive outcomes, om te evalueren welk effect de organisatie van verpleegkundige zorg heeft op bijvoorbeeld tevredenheid van patiënten, patiëntveiligheid, decubitus en pijn.
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Shaun Cardiff is programmaleider ‘Professionele ontwikkeling in persoonsgerichte praktijkvoering’ binnen het lectoraat van de Fontys Hogeschool Mens & Gezondheid te Eindhoven en docent binnen de opleidingen (bachelor Verpleegkunde, master Advanced Nursing Practice, bachelor Toegepaste Gerontologie en bachelor/associate degree Management in de Zorg)...
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Aims and objectives: To obtain in-depth insight into the perceptions of nurse academics and other stakeholders regarding the importance, facilitators, and barriers for nurses combining clinical and academic work in university hospitals. Background: Combining clinical practice and academic work facilitates the use of research findings for high-qu...
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Aim: To assess and synthesise studies reporting direct associations between the structural empowerment of frontline nurses and quality outcomes, and to identify gaps in the current literature. Background: The empowerment of nurses seems essential for delivering high-quality patient care. Understanding the relationship between empowerment and qua...
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Aan het einde van de dienst blijk je niet aan alle zorgtaken of zorgactiviteiten toe te zijn gekomen. Komt dit je bekend voor?
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‘Excellente Patiëntenzorg in een Excellente Organisatie’. Met deze krachtige bewoording eindigde de inleidende tekst van een recent interview.2 Het één kan niet zonder het ander en daarom wordt in het Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Evidence Based Practice niet alleen aandacht besteed aan zorginhoudelijke vragen, maar ook aan organisatievragen.
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Background: Surgeons and nurses sometimes perceive a high workload on the surgical wards, which may influence admission decisions and staffing policy. This study aimed to explore the relative contribution of various patient and care characteristics to the perceived patients’ care intensity and whether differences exist in the perception of surgeons...
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Persoonlijke kenmerken en gedrag van verpleegkundigen zijn onderdeel van drijfveren en motivatie voor de implementatie van het EBP-gedachtegoed of evidence-based handelingen. Daarom bevat dit onderdeel het kritisch bekeken artikel Individual determinants of research utilization by nurses: a systematic review update.
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AimTo investigate the reliability, validity and feasibility of the RAFAELA workforce planning system (including the Oulu patient classification system – OPCq), before deciding on implementation in Dutch hospitals.Background The complexity of care, budgetary restraints and demand for high-quality patient care have ignited the need for transparent ho...
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Background The actual amount of care hospitalised patients need is unclear. A model to quantify the demand for hospital care services among various clinical specialties would avail healthcare professionals and managers to anticipate the demand and costs for clinical care.Methods Three medical specialties in a Dutch university hospital participated...
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Wereldwijd worden per jaar 234 miljoen operaties uitgevoerd2) en meer dan 50 procent van de postoperatieve complicaties in ziekenhuizen kan worden toegeschreven aan chirurgische interventies.3) Door de toenemende technische kennis en mogelijkheden worden steeds meer complexe chirurgische ingrepen verricht, met mogelijk een nog grotere kans op posto...
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Agressie, geweld, seksuele intimidatie en ander ongewenst gedrag tussen collega’s op het werk kunnen voor verpleegkundigen een reden zijn om te stoppen met werken.
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Surgeons and nurses sometimes perceive a high workload on the surgical wards, which may influence admission decisions and staffing policy. This study aimed to explore the relative contribution of various patient and care characteristics to the perceived patients’ care intensity and whether differences exist in the perception of surgeons and nurses....
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De link tussen vermoeidheid van zorgverleners, zoals artsen en verpleegkundigen, en vermijdbare fouten is veelvuldig aangetoond.
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Background Hospitals are constantly being challenged to provide high-quality care despite ageing populations, diminishing resources, and budgetary restraints. While the costs of care depend on the patients' needs, it is not clear which patient characteristics are associated with the demand for care and inherent costs. The aim of this study was to a...
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Nurse-to-patient assignment is a frequently recurring, time-consuming, and complex process owing to the many considerations involved. Creating well-balanced, high-quality assignments is crucial to ensuring patient safety, quality of care, and job satisfaction for nurses. A computerized decision support system can assist (charge) nurses in the nurse...
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In Nederland zijn ziekenhuizen sinds de jaren negentig in toenemende mate verplicht informatie te verstrekken over de kwaliteit van zorg.2) Hiervoor wordt gebruikgemaakt van indicatoren die informatie geven over de organisatorische randvoorwaarden waarin de zorg wordt verleend (structuur), de handelingen die binnen een zorgproces worden uitgevoerd...
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Door toenemende behandelmogelijkheden en vergrijzing van de bevolking stijgt het aantal patiënten met multimorbiditeit. Hierdoor zal in de komende jaren de zorgbehoefte – of zorgvraag – door deze complexe patiëntengroep waarschijnlijk flink toenemen.¹) Ook op algemeen chirurgische verpleegafdelingen van academische ziekenhuizen is deze trend merkba...
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Background Hospitals provide care for patients with a variety of diseases, co-morbidities and complications. The actual amount of care these patients need is unclear. Given the recent developments such as ageing, multi-morbidity and budgetary restraints, a practical explanatory model would avail healthcare professionals and managers in determining...
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Objective: The development of an instrument to determine the total demand for medical and nursing care for surgical patients. Background: Hospitals provide care for patients with a variety of diseases, co-morbidities and complications. The amount of care these different patients require is unclear. Considering recent developments such as aging and...

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