• 465 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
19992014
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Clostridium difficile Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Literacy Medicine & Life Sciences
Clostridium Infections Medicine & Life Sciences
Quality of Health Care Medicine & Life Sciences
Mycobacterium tuberculosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Mycobacterium microti Agriculture & Biology
Hospital Rapid Response Team Medicine & Life Sciences
Community Networks Medicine & Life Sciences

Publications 1999 2014

  • 465 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 9 Article
11 Citations (Scopus)

Lessons learned from implementing Clostridium difficile–focused antibiotic stewardship interventions

Ostrowsky, B., Ruiz, R., Brown, S., Chung, P., Koppelman, E., van Deusen Lukas, C., Guo, Y., Jalon, H., Sumer, Z., Araujo, C., Sirtalan, I., Brown, C., Riska, P. F. & Currie, B., Oct 1 2014, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 35, p. S86-S95

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium Infections
Clostridium
Clostridium difficile
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Quality of Health Care
16 Citations (Scopus)

Prevention of hospital-onset Clostridium difficile infection in the New York metropolitan region using a collaborative intervention model

Koll, B. S., Ruiz, R., Calfee, D. P., Jalon, H. S., Stricof, R. L., Adams, A., Smith, B. A., Shin, G., Gase, K., Woods, M. K. & Sirtalan, I., May 1 2014, In : Journal for healthcare quality : official publication of the National Association for Healthcare Quality. 36, 3, p. 35-45 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium Infections
Clostridium difficile
Incidence
Telecommunications
Urban Hospitals

Reducing cardiopulmonary arrest rates in a three-year regional rapid response system collaborative

Rosen, M. J., Hoberman, A. J., Ruiz, R., Sumer, Z. & Jalon, H. S., Jul 2013, In : Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 39, 7, p. 328-336 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hospital Rapid Response Team
Community Networks
Inservice Training
Patient Care Team
Quality of Health Care

The CLABs collaborative: A regionwide effort to improve the quality of care in hospitals

Koll, B. S., Straub, T. A., Jalon, H. S., Block, R., Heller, K. S. & Ruiz, R., Dec 2008, In : Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 34, 12, p. 713-723 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality of Health Care
Critical Care
Maintenance
Capacity Building
Clostridium difficile
106 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a word recognition instrument to test health literacy in dentistry: The REALD-30 - A brief communication

Lee, J. Y., Rozier, R. G., Lee, S. Y. D., Bender, D. & Ruiz, R., Mar 2007, In : Journal of Public Health Dentistry. 67, 2, p. 94-98 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Literacy
Dentistry
Tooth
Communication
Oral Health