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Hospital Discharge Scales
D.N.Sc., University of San Diego
NURSING 6000: Theoretical Foundations of Nursing
NURSING 8000: Nursing Knowledge Development
The impact of nurse workforce and nursing practice on patients outcomes; hospital discharge and transition from hospital to home-based care; quality of discharge teaching; readiness for hospital discharge; health team communication; theory-guided research; evidence-based practice; translational research.
Midwest Nursing Research Society
Sigma Theta Tau International
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, St. Joseph/Sister Rosalie Klein Professor of Women’s Health
For full list of publications, see http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/myncbi/1nUmvdfe69gQ7/bibliography/47381024/public/?sort=date&direction=ascending
Link to Marquette University E-Publications- Weiss http://epublications.marquette.edu/do/search/?q=weiss%20&start=0&context=50751. Then click on nursing
Weiss, M.E., Yakusheva, O., Bobay, K.B., Costa, L., Hughes, R.G., Nuccio, S., Hamilton, M., Bahr, S., Siclovan, D., Bang J. (2019). Effect of a discharge readiness assessment on return to hospital in adult medical-surgical patients: The READI randomized clinical trial. JAMA Network Open, 2(1):e187387. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2018.7387
Opper, K., Beiler, J. & Weiss, M.E. (in press). Effects of implementing a health team communication redesign on hospital readmissions within 30 days. Worldviews on Evidence Based Nursing.
Beiler, J., Opper, K., & Weiss, M. (2019). Integrating research and quality improvement using TeamSTEPPS®: A health team communication project to improve hospital discharge. Clinical Nurse Specialist, 33(1), 22-32.
Bahr, S. & Weiss, M.E. (published early view). Clarifying model for continuity of care: A concept analysis. International Journal of Nursing Practice. DOI: 10.1111/ijn.12704
Ryan, P., Weiss, M., Papanek, P., & Csukla, M. (in press). A substruction approach to assessing the theoretical validity of measures. Journal of Nursing Measurement.
Bobay, K.L., Weiss, M.E., Oswald, D., & Yakusheva, O. (2018). Validation of the Registered Nurse Readiness for Hospital Discharge Scale (RN-RHDS). Nursing Research, 67(4), 305-313. DOI: 10.1097/NNR.0000000000000293
Weiss, M.E., Bobay, K.L., Johantgen, M., Shirey, M. (2018). Aligning evidence-based practice with translational research: Opportunities for Clinical Practice Research. Journal of Nursing Administration, 48(9), 425-431.
Candela. L., Piacentine, L., Bobay, K., & Weiss, M.E. (2018). Teaching students to teach patients: A theory-guided approach. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 8(11). 92-101. DOI: 10.5430/jnep.v8n11p92 URL: https://doi.org/10.5430/jnep.v8n11p92
Newman,, A.R., Faut-Callahan, M., Lerret, S.M., Oswald, D.L., & Weiss, M.E. (2018). Pediatric oncology nurses’ experiences with prognosis-related communication. Oncology Nursing Forum, 45(3), 327–337. DOI 10.1188/18.ONF.327-337
Siqueira, T.H., Vila, V.S.C., & Weiss, M.E. (2018) Adaptação transcultural do instrumento Readiness For Hospital Discharge Scale – Adult Form. Revista Brasileira Enfermagem (Rev Bras Enferm) [Internet]. 2018;71(3):983-991. DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/0034-7167-2017-0241. Also published in English translation
Kapinos K., Yakusheva, O., & Weiss, M. (2017). Cesarean deliveries and maternal weight retention. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 17:343. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12884-017-1527-x
Johantgen, M., Weiss, M., Lundmark, V., Newhouse, R., Haller, K., Unruh, L., & Shirey, M. (2017). Building infrastructure for research in magnet hospitals: Current status and future directions. Journal of Nursing Administration, 47(4), 198-204.
Sawin, K., Weiss, M.E., Johnson, N., Gralton, K., Malin, S., Klingbeil, C., Lerret, S. M., Thompson, J., Zimmanck. K., Kaul, M., & Schiffman, R (2017). Development of a self-management theory-guided discharge intervention for parents of hospitalized children. Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 49(2), 202-213. DOI: 10.1111/jnu.12284
Yakusheva, O., Kapinos, K. & Weiss, M.E. (2017). Maternal weight after childbirth versus aging-related weight changes. Women’s Health Issues. 27(2):174-180. doi: 10.1016/j.whi.2016.12.001.
Yakusheva, O. & Weiss, M.E. (2017). Rankings matter: nurse graduates from higher-ranked institutions have higher productivity. BMC: Health Services Research, 17:134. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-017-2074-x
Weiss, M.E., Sawin, K., Gralton, K., Johnson, N., Klingbeil, C., Lerret, S.M., Malin, M., Yakusheva, O., & Schiffman, R. (2017). Discharge teaching, readiness for discharge, and post-discharge outcomes in parents of hospitalized children. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 34, 58-64. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pedn.2016.12.019.
Yakusheva O., Costa, D.K., & Weiss, M.E. (2017). Discontinuity in acute care nursing impacts patient clinical condition. Medical Care, 55(4), 421-427. doi:10:1097/MLR.0000000000000670
Bahr, S.J., Siclovan, D., Opper, K., Beiler, J., Bobay, K.L., & Weiss, M.E. (2017). Interprofessional health team communication about hospital discharge: An implementation science evaluation study. Journal of Nursing Care Quality, 32(4), 285-292. doi:10:1097/NCQ.0000000000000238
2014-2017. American Nurses Credentialing Center. READI Study: Readiness Evaluation And Discharge Interventions Study. The goal of this study is to test the implementation of discharge readiness assessment as a standard nursing practice for hospital discharge in 34 Magnet hospitals. Role: Principal Investigator
Weiss, M.E & Bobay, K.L. Readiness for Discharge; Multi-site Study, Magnet Conference, Denver, CO, October 26.
Weiss, M.E., Yakusheva, O., Bobay, K.L., Costa, L. & Hughes, R.G. Symposium: Translational Research to Reduce Readmissions. Council for The Advancement of Nursing Science, State of the Science Conference, Washington, DC, September 13-15.
Weiss, M.E., Bobay, K.L., Costa, L. Symposium - Researching the nurse's contribution to discharge preparation and hospital readmission. Sigma Theta Tau International European Conference, Cambridge UK, June 4-6, 2018
Lerret, S., Johnson, N., Polfuss, M., Weiss, M., Sawin, K., White-Traut, R. Schiffman, R., Garnier-Villarreal, M., Ahamed, S., Dobrozsi, S., Klingbeil, C., Gibson, C., Gralton,K., Malin, M. Pediatric SM-THINk (Self-Management Transition to Home INtervention): Nursing Interventions to Improve Discharge Outcomes. Midwest Nursing Research Society, Cleveland, Ohio, April 14, 2018, Late Breaking Poster Presentation.
Discharge Readiness Assessment as a Standard Practice for Hospital Discharge: Multi-Site and Local Hospital Findings of an Implementation Study. Health Care Research and Education Conference (Healthcare CON), Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA. March.
Communicating about Readiness for Discharge Study. Magnet Conference, Houston, TX, October.