Enhancing Veteran Safety by Preventing Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infection
Sanjay Saint | Department of Veterans Affairs Patient Safety Center of Inquiry | 10.01.2012 - 09.30.2015
The general theme of this Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Patient Safety Center of Inquiry (PSCI) is preventing catheter-associated urinary tract infection.
Expansion of the National Implementation of Comprehensive Unit-Based Safety Program (CUSP) to reduce CAUTI in 50 States
Sanjay Saint | AHRQ | 08.15.2011 - 08.14.2015
The goal of this project is to deploy and implement a program to reduce catheter-associated urinary tract infection (CAUTI) in acute-care hospitals across the United States through State-based or regional consortia/collaboratives and with the assistance of various relevant professional societies.
Prevention of Hospital Infections by Intervention & Training (PROHIBIT)
Sanjay Saint | European Commission | 08.11.2010 - 06.30.2013
The aim of PROHIBIT is to understand existing guidelines and practices to prevent healthcare-associated infections in European hospitals and also identify factors that enable and prevent compliance with best practices. Our role will be to help our European colleagues conduct a qualitative study in European hospitals.
Implementing Evidence to Prevent Urinary Infection and Enhance Patient Safety – R01
Sanjay Saint | NIH | 07.01.2008 - 04.30.2013
The overarching objective of this research is to identify and develop strategies to optimize the successful implementation of key practices in the field of patient safety and healthcare-associated infection prevention.
Predictors of Hospital-Acquired Urinary Tract-Related Bloodstream Infection – R21
Sanjay Saint | NIH | 07.01.2008 - 06.30.2011
The objective of this study is to delineate both host- and time-dependent factors that contribute to hospitalized patients.
Does the University of Michigan’s Claims Management Model Reduce Malpractice Costs?
Sanjay Saint | BCBS - Michigan | 07.01.2007 - 12.31.2008
The purpose is to assess the effect of the University of Michigan Health System’s malpractice claims management model on malpractice liability outcomes.
Translating Nosocomial Infection Research into Practice
Sanjay Saint | VA-HSR&D | 07.01.2004 - 09.30.2008
The purpose of this project is to foster clinical research on nosocomial infections and to develop interventions to implement evidence-based infection prevention practices across different health care systems.
Infection Risk of Urinary Collection Strategies
Sanjay Saint | NIH - NIDDK | 07.01.2005 - 05.31.2008
The goal of this project is to describe use of urinary collection devices in a cohort of residents in long-term care facilities and determine the antecedent factors and effects of such use.