CMS Research Projects

Speaking up

Study of a method to improve challenging across authority gradients

Handoff protocol for anesthesia
Evaluation of a process for handoffs between anesthesia providers

Developing and testing educational and assessment methods
Assessment of anesthesia resident performance

Assessment of simulation debriefing performance
Developing and testing an instrument for assessing debriefers

Evaluating new educational programs
Evaluation of effectiveness of a program for safety training of healthcare leaders and managers

Testing usability and human factors of devices
Evaluating performance of Infusion technology or device prototypes.

Design and Evaluation of Simulation Scenarios for a Program Introducing Patient Safety, Teamwork, Safety Leadership and Simulation to Healthcare Leaders and Managers
Web addendum published in Simulation in Healthcare, 2011