Publications

The Effects of Information Technology on Nurses and Patients in the VHA (Stanford, CA)

Author(s): 

Joanne Spetz, Ciaran Phibbs, James Burgess

Date: 
Feb. 01, 2009

This presentation takes a closer look at the impact of the CPRS and BCMA implementation in the VA on nurses and care quality, as this qualitative and quantitative study finds that overall quality neither increased nor decreased and nurse staffing was not affected.