Publications

Journal Publications

2016

  1. Abts N. Final FDA Human Factors Guidance: 10 Updates That Affect Your Validation. Med Device Online. 2016 April.
  2. Benda N, Meadors M, Hettinger AZ, Ratwani R. Emergency Physician Task Switching Increases with the Introduction of a Commercial Electronic Health Record. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2016 June. 67(6): 741-746.
  3. Fong A, Hoffman D, Hettinger AZ, Fairbanks RJ, Bisantz A. Identifying Visual Search Patterns in Eye Gaze Data; Gaining Insights into Physician Visual Workflow. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2016 Apr 23. ocv196.
  4. Fong A & Ratwani RM. An Evaluation of Patient Safety Event Report Categories Using Unsupervised Topic Modeling. Methods of Information in Medicine. 2016. 55(3).
  5. Fong A, Ratwani RM, Hettinger AZ. Exploring Methods for Identifying Related Patient Safety Events using Structured and Unstructured Data. Journal of Biomedical Informatics. 2015 December. 58. 89–95.
  6. Hettinger AZ, Ratwani RM, Fairbanks RJ. New Insights on Safety and Health IT. AHRQ Web M&M. 2015 July/August.
  7. Kelahan LC, Fong A, Ratwani RM, Filice RW. Call Case Dashboard: Tracking R1 Exposure to High Acuity Cases Using Natural Language Processing. Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2016 May 6. (e-pub ahead of print)
  8. McGeorge N, Hegde S, Berg RL, Guarrera-Schick TK, LaVergne D, Casucci S, Hettinger AZ, Clark L, Lin L, Fairbanks RJ, Benda N, Sun L, Wears RL, Perry SJ, and Bisantz AM. Assessment of Innovative Emergency Department Information Displays in Clinical Simulation Center. Journal of Cognitive Engineering and Decision-making. 2015 December. 9(4): 324 – 346.
  9. Neo JR, Sagha-Zadeh R, Vielemeyer O, & Franklin E. Evidence-based Practices to Increase Hand Hygiene Compliance in Health Care Facilities: An Integrated Review. American Journal of Infection Control. 2016 June. 44(6): 691-704.
  10. Pham JC, Carson KA, Benson J, Doyle PA, Tran G, Ijagbemi I, Ravitz A, and Wyskiel R. Comparison of Automated versus Manual Programming of Infusion Pumps. Biomedical Instrumentation & Technology (In Press)
  11. Ratwani RM, Benda NC, Hettinger AZ, Fairbanks RJ. Electronic Health Record Vendor Adherence to Usability Certification Requirements and Testing Standards. Journal of the American Medical Association. 2015 September 8; 314 (10): 1070.
  12. Ratwani RM, Hettinger AZ, Kosydar A, Fairbanks RJ & Hodgkins M. A Framework for Evaluating Electronic Health Record Vendor User Centered Design and Usability Testing Processes. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. (In Press)
  13. Ratwani RM, Fairbanks RJ, Hettinger AZ & Benda N. Electronic Health Record Usability: Analysis of the User Centered Design Processes of Eleven Electronic Health Record Vendors. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2015 November 11. 22 (6): 1179-1182.
  14. Ratwani RM, Wang E, Fong A, Cooper CJ. A Human Factors Approach to Understanding the Type and Source of Interruptions in Radiology Reading Rooms. Journal of the American College of Radiology. (In Press)
  15. Yadav K, Chamberlain JM, Lewis VN, Abts N, Chawla S, Hernandez A, Johnson J, Tuveson G, Burd RS. Designing Real-time Decision Support for Trauma Resuscitations. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2015 September. 22(9): 1076–1084.

2015

  1. Benda N, Meadors M, Hettinger AZ, Ratwani RM. Emergency Physician Task Switching Increases with the Introduction of a Commercial Electronic Health Record. Annals of Emergency Medicine. (accepted)
  2. Bish EK, Azadeh-Fard N, Steighner LA, Hall KK, Slonim AD. Proactive Risk Assessment of Surgical Site Infections in Ambulatory Surgery Centers. Journal of Patient Safety. 2014 July. (e-pub ahead of print)
  3. Lewis VR, Benda N, Nassar C, Magee M. Successful Patient Diabetes Education in the ED. Diabetes Educator. 2015; 41(3): 343-350.
  4. McGeorge NM, Hegde S, Guarrera TK, Zhou Y, Lin L, Crane PW, Fairbanks RJ, Kaushal R, Bisantz AM, with the HITEC investigators. Studying the Impact of Interoperable Electronic Health Records on Workflow in Ambulatory Care. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 2015 Aug. (e-pub ahead of print)
  5. Plaisant C, Wu J, Hettinger AZ, Powsner S, Shneiderman B. Novel User Interface Design for Medication Reconciliation: An Evaluation of Twinlist. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2015 Feb. (e-pub ahead of print)
  6. Ratwani RM, Benda NC, Hettinger AZ, Fairbanks RJ. Electronic Health Record Vendor Adherence to Usability Certification Requirements and Testing Standards. JAMA. 2015; 314 (10): 1070.
  7. Ratwani RM, Fairbanks RJ, Hettinger AZ, Benda N. Electronic Health Record Usability: Analysis of the User Centered Design Processes of Eleven Electronic Health Record Vendors. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2015 June. (e-pub ahead of print)
  8. Ratwani RM, Fong A. ‘Connecting the Dots’: Leveraging Visual Analytics to Make Sense of Patient Safety Event Reports. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2015 Mar; 22(2):312-7

2014

  1. Fairbanks RJ, Wears RL, Woods DD, Hollnagel E, Plsek P, Cook RI. Resilience and Resilience Engineering in Health Care. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2014; 40:376-383.
  2. Fong A, Ratwani RM. An Evaluation of Patient Safety Event Report Categories Using Unsupervised Topic Modeling. Methods of Information in Medicine. 2015 Apr 2; 54(3).
  3. Guarrera TK, McGeorge NM, Ancker JS, Hedge S, Zhou Y, Lin L, Crane PW, Fairbanks RJ, Kaushal, Bisantz AM. Characterizing the Effect of Interoperability on Healthcare Work: a Novel Framework. Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science. 2014 Nov; 15(6): 578-594.
  4. McGeorge NM, Hegde S, Guarrera TK, Zhou Y, Lin L, Crane PW, Fairbanks RJ, Kaushal R, Bisantz AM, with the HITEC investigators. Studying the Impact of Interoperable Electronic Health Records on Workflow in Ambulatory Care. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 2014 Aug. (epub ahead of print).
  5. Parker SH, Flin R, McKinley A, Yule S. Factors Influencing Surgeons’ Intraoperative Leadership: Video Analysis of Unanticipated Events in the Operating Room. World Journal of Surgery. 2014 Jan.; 38(1):4-10.
  6. Parsons SE, Carter EA, Waterhouse LJ, Fritzeen J, Kelleher DC, O’Connell KJ, Sarcevic A, Baker KM, Nelson E, Werner NE, Boehm-Davis DA, Burd RS. Improving ATLS Performance in a Simulated Pediatric Trauma Resuscitation Using a Checklist.
  7. Annals of Surgery. 2014 April; 259(4):807-813.
  8. Pennathur PR, Bisantz AM, Fairbanks RJ, Drury CG, Lin L. Following the Trail: Understanding Information Flow in the Emergency Department. Cognition Technology & Work. 2014; 16:565-584.
  9. Schaudt A and Hernandez A. Preventing Medication Errors: Through the Proactive Application of Systems Thinking and Human Factors Engineering. Pharmaceutical Physician. 2014 Nov. 25(3).
  10. Wears RL, Hettinger AZ. The Tragedy of Adaptability. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2014. 63(3) 338-339.
  11. Wears RL, Hettinger AZ. The Tragedy of Adaptability Beyond Technology In Reply (Editorial). Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2014; 63(5):651.

2013

  1. Benda N. The Role of Pharmacists in Patient Safety: An Analysis of Patient-Pharmacist Interactions in Community Pharmacy Consultations. The Journal of Purdue Undergraduate Research. 2013 Sept.; 3(3).
  2. Castner J, Grinslade S, Guay J, Hettinger AZ, Seo JY, Boris L. Registered Nurse Scope of Practice and Emergency Department Complaint Specific Protocols. Journal of Emergency Nursing. 2013 Sept.; 39(5):467-473.
  3. Farley HL, Baumlin KM, Hamedani AG, Dickson SC, Edwards MR, Fuller DC, Genes N, Griffey RT, Kelly JJ, McClay JC, Nielson J, Phelan MP, Shapiro JS, Stone-Griffith S, Pines JM. Quality and Safety Implications of Emergency Department Information Systems. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2013 June (epub ahead of print).
  4. Hettinger AZ, Fairbanks RJ, Hegde S, Rackoff AS, Wreathall J, Lewis VL, Bisantz AM, Wears RL. An Evidenced-Based Toolkit for the Development of Effective and Sustainable Root Cause Analysis System Safety Solutions. Journal of Healthcare Risk Management. 2013; 33(2):11-20.
  5. Hettinger AZ, Cushman JT, Shah MN, Noyes K. Emergency Medical Dispatch Codes Association with Emergency Department Outcomes. Prehospital Emergency Care. 2013 Jan; 17(1) 29-37.
  6. Hettinger AZ, Fairbanks RJ, Hegde S, Rackoff AS, Wreathall J, Lewis VL, Bisantz AM, Wears RL. An Evidenced-Based Toolkit for the Development of Effective and Sustainable Root Cause Analysis System Safety Solutions. Journal of Healthcare Risk Management. (
  7. Kessler CS, Asrow A, Beach C, Dickson C, Fairbanks RJ, Lammers JC, Schuur J, Tibbles C, Wears RL, Woods R. The Taxonomy of Emergency Department Consultations: Results of an Expert Consensus Panel. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2013 Feb.; 61(2):161-6.
  8. Mayer D, Fairbanks RJ. Response to Handling Medical Errors. The New York Times. 2013 Oct. 18.
  9. Parker SH, Flin R, McKinley A, Yule S. The Surgeons’ Leadership Inventory (SLI): A Taxonomy and Rating System for Surgeons’ Intraoperative Leadership Skills. American Journal of Surgery. 2013 June; 205(6): 745-51.
  10. Parker SH, McKinley A, Flin R, Yule S. Factors Influencing Surgeons’ Intraoperative Leadership: Video Analysis of Unanticipated Events in the Operating Room. World Journal of Surgery.
  11. Parker S, Yule S, Flin R, McKinley A. Surgeons' Leadership in the Operating Room: An Observational Study. American Journal of Surgery. 2012 Sept; 204: 347-354.
  12. Pati D, Pietrzak MP, Harvey TE Jr, Armstrong WB, Clarke R, Weissman NJ, Rapp PE, Smith MS, Fairbanks RJ, Collins JM. Advancing Translational Research through Facility Design in Non-AMC Hospitals. Health Environments Research and Design Journal. 2013 Spring; 6(3):126-37.
  13. Ratwani R, Hettinger AZ, Fairbanks RJ. Interruptions in the ED. Emergency Care and Public Health.
  14. Russ AL, Fairbanks RJ, Karsh BT, Militello LG, Saleem JJ, Wears RL. The Science of Human Factors: Separating Fact from Fiction. British Medical Journal Quality and Safety. 2013 Oct.; 22(10):802-8.
  15. Russ AL, Militello LG, Saleem JJ, Fairbanks RJ, Wears RL. Response to Separating Fact From Opinion: a Response to ‘The Science of Human Factors: Separating Fact from Fiction’. British Medical Journal Quality and Safety. 2013 Nov.;22(11):964-6.
  16. Schaudt WA, Bowman D, Baker S, Hanowski RJ, Flanigan C. Field Evaluation of an Enhanced Rear Signaling System for Heavy Trucks. The Institution of Engineering of Technology Intelligent Transport Systems. 2013; 1-6.
  17. Schiebel N, Henrickson Parker S, Bessette R, Cleveland E, Neeley J, Warfield K, Barth M, Gaines K, Naessens J. Honouring Patient’s Resuscitation Wishes: A Multiphased Effort to Improve Identification and Documentation. British Medical Journal Quality and Safety. 2013 Jan.; 22(1): 85-92.
  18. Zhou Y, Ancker JS, Upahdye M, McGeorge NM, Guarrera TK, Hegde S, Crane PW, Fairbanks RJ, Bisantz AM, Kaushal R, Lin L. The Impact of Interoperability of Electronic Health Records on Ambulatory Physician Practices: A Discrete-Event Simulation Study. Informatics in Primary Care. 2013; 21(1):21–29.

2012

  1. Acquisto NM, Hays DP, Fairbanks RJ, Shah MN, Delehanty JM, Nobay FN, Guido JJ, Haas CE. The Outcomes of Emergency Pharmacist Participation During Acute Myocardial Infarction. Journal of Emergency Medicine 2012 April; 42(4): 371-378.
  2. Baker SN, Acquisto NM, Dodds-Ashley E, Fairbanks RJ, Beamish SE, Haas CE. Pharmacist -Managed Antimicrobial Stewardship Program for Patients Discharged from the Emergency Department. Journal of Pharmacy Practice.
  3. Fairbanks RJ. Providers Can Do Their Part to Combat the ‘Ambulance Driver’ Media Epidemic. Journal of Emergency Medical Services. 2012 Aug.
  4. Hettinger AZ, Cushman JT, Shah MN, Noyes K. Emergency Medical Dispatch Codes Association with Emergency Department Outcomes. Prehospital Emergency Care: 2012 (in press)
  5. Kellogg KM, Fairbanks RJ, O’Connor AB, Davis CO, Shah MN. Association of Pain Score Documentation and Analgesic Use in a Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatric Emergency Care; 2012 (in press).
  6. Kessler CS, Asrow A, Beach C, Dickson C, Fairbanks RJ, Lammers JC, Schuur J, Tibbles C, Wears RL, Woods R. The Taxonomy of Emergency Department Consultations: Results of an Expert Consensus Panel. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2013 Feb; 61(2):161-6.
  7. Patterson DP, Wang HE, Fairbanks RJ, Weaver M. Adverse events in EMS: Symptom of a larger problem. Prehospital Emergency Care (letter); 2012.
  8. Patterson DP, Fairbanks RJ, Wang HE, Weaver M. The association between EMS safety culture and patient and provider safety. Prehospital Emergency Care 2012 January; 16 (1):43-52.
  9. Patterson PD, Weaver MD, Frank R, Martin-Gill C, FX Guyette, Fairbanks RJ, Hubble M, Songer T, Callaway C, Kelsey S, Hostler D. Association between poor sleep, fatigue, and safety outcomes in Emergency Medical Services providers. Prehospital Emergency Care 2012 January; 16(1):86-97.
  10. Perry SJ, Wears RL, Fairbanks RJ. Human Factors and Ergonomics in the Emergency Department. Handbook of Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care and Patient Safety, 2nd edition. P. Carayon (Ed), Taylor and Francis, 2012.
  11. Schiebel N, Henrickson Parker S, Bessette RR, Cleveland EJ, Neeley JP, Warfield K, Barth M, Gaines K, Naessens JM. Honoring Patient's Resuscitation Wishes: A Multi- phased effort to Improve identification and documentation, BMJ Quality and Safety. 2012.
  12. Stephens RJ and Fairbanks RJ. Humans and Multi-Task Performance: Let’s Give Credit Where Credit is Due. Academic Emergency Medicine 2012 February; 19(2):232-4.

2011

  1. Fairbanks RJ and Bisantz AM. Understanding Better How Clinicians Work. Annals of Emergency Medicine (editorial); 2011 August; 58(2):123-125.
  2. Fee C, Hall K, Morrison BJ, Stephens RJ, Cosby K, Fairbanks RJ, Youngberg B, Lenehan G, Abualenain J, O’Connor K, Wears RL. Consensus-Based Recommendations for Research Priorities Related to Interventions to Safeguard Patient Safety in the Crowded Emergency Department. Academic Emergency Medicine 2011 December; 18(12):1283- 1288.
  3. Hettinger AZ and Fairbanks RJ. Recognition of wrong patient errors in a simulated computerized provider order entry system. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2011 May;18(5): S237.
  4. Patterson DP, Weaver M, Frank R, Martin-Gill C, Guyette F, Suffoletto B, Fairbanks RJ, Hubble M, Wang HE, Hostler D. The relationship between sleep, fatigue, and patient and provider safety. Prehospital Emergency Care 2011 January/March; 15(1):108-109.
  5. Patterson DP, Wang HE, Fairbanks RJ, Weaver M. Association between Emergency Medical Services safety culture and patient and provider safety. Prehospital Emergency Care 2011 January/March; 15 (1):125-126.
  6. Patterson DP, Weaver M, Frank R, Martin-Gill C, Guyette F, Suffoletto B, Fairbanks RJ, Hubble M, Wang HE, Hostler D. Results from the Emergency Medical Services Provider and Patient Safety Inventory Tool. Prehospital Emergency Care 2011 January/March; 15(1):129-130.
  7. Pennathur PR, Cao D, Bisantz AM, Lin L, Fairbanks RJ, Wears RL, Perry SJ, Guarrera TK, Brown JL, Sui Z. Emergency Department Patient Tracking System Evaluation. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics 2011 July; 41(4): 360-369.
  8. Rackoff A. Preventing medical mistakes – think like a safety engineer. EM Resident 2011June-July; 24-25.

Earlier

  1. Acquisto NM, Hays DP, Fairbanks RJ, Shah MN, Delehanty JM, Nobay FN, Guido JJ, Haas CE. The Outcomes of Emergency Pharmacist Participation During Acute Myocardial Infarction. Journal of Emergency Medicine 2010 August.
  2. Cushman JT, Fairbanks RJ, O’Gara KG, Crittenden CN, Pennington EC, Wilson MA, Chin NP, Shah, MN. Ambulance Personnel Perceptions of Medical Error in Pediatric Patients. Prehospital Emergency Care 2010 October-December; 14(4):477-484.
  3. Kellogg KM, Fairbanks RJ, Clark LN, Shah MN. Perceptions of ED staff concerning adverse events and near misses. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2010 October; 56(3): S83.
  4. Kellogg KM, Fairbanks RJ, Sellers C, Squires M, Shah MN. Root Cause Analysis in the Emergency Department: A Comparison Study. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2010 October; 56(3).
  5. Patterson DP, Huang DT, Fairbanks RJ, Simone S, Weaver M, Wang HE. Variation in Emergency Medical Services Workplace Safety Culture. Prehospital Emergency Care 2010 October; 14(4):448-460.

Conference Proceedings

2015

  1. Benda NC, Meadors ML, Hettinger AZ, Fong A, Ratwani RM. Electronic Health Records and Interruptions: The Need for New Interruption Management Strategies. Proceedings of the 2015 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Improving the Outcomes. Baltimore, MD: 2015 Mar.
  2. Dean K, Hettinger AZ, Clark L, Krevat S, Fong A, Amirshahi M, Webb C, Dubin J, Frohna W. Qualitative Analysis of Patient Safety Event Reporting Systems to Support a Dilaudid-Free Emergency Department. National Patient Safety Foundation Annual Meeting. Austin, TX: 2015 Apr.
  3. Gilboa L, Hoffman D, Fong A, Ratwani RM. A Sentiment Analysis of patient Safety Event Reports. Proceedings of the 2015 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Improving the Outcomes. Baltimore, MD: 2015 Mar.
  4. Hegde S, Hettinger AZ, Fairbanks RJ, Wreathall J, Wears RL, Bisantz AM. Resilience Engineering for a Learning Organization in Health Care: Insights for Developing a Learning Tool “RETIPS”. Proceedings of the 2015 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Improving the Outcomes. Baltimore, MD: 2015 Mar.
  5. McGeorge NM, Hegde S, Guarrera-Schick TK, LaVergne DL, Clark LN, Hernandez A, Benda NC, Wears RL, Perry SJ, Hettinger AZ, Fairbanks RJ, and Bisantz AM. Supporting the Work of ED Clinicians: Assessment of a Novel Emergency Department Information System in a Clinical Simulation Center. Proceedings of the 2015 International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare: Improving the Outcomes. Baltimore, MD: 2015 Mar.

2014

  1. Clark LN, Guarrera TK, McGeorge NM, Hettinger AZ, Hernandez A, LaVergne DT, Benda NC, Perry SJ, Wears RL, Fairbanks RJ, Bisantz AM. Usability Evaluation and Assessment of a Novel Emergency Department IT System Developed Using a Cognitive Systems Engineering Approach. 2014 Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Bridging the Gap. Chicago, IL: 2014 Mar.
  2. Fairbanks RJ, Patterson M. Using Simulation to Explore Resilience: A Novel Approach to Explore Patient Safety. International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare. San Francisco, CA: 2014 Jan.
  3. Fairbanks RJ. Resilience Engineering in Health Care. 2014 Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Bridging the Gap. Chicago, IL: 2014 Mar.
  4. Fong A, Krevat S, Bauer D, Spencer G, Ratwani RM. Making Sense of Patient Safety Event Data: Leveraging the Power of Visualization. Proceedings of the 58th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. Chicago, IL: 2014 Oct.
  5. Fong A, Meadors M, Batta N, Nitzberg M, Hettinger AZ, Ratwani RM. Identifying Interruption Clusters in the Emergency Department. Proceedings of the 58th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. Chicago, IL: 2014 Oct.
  6. Fong A, Mittu R, Ratwani R, Reggia J. Predicting Electrocardiogram and Arterial Blood Pressure Waveforms with Different Echo State Network Architectures. AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings. 2014: 544–553.
  7. Fong A, Maloy K, Ratwani R. WorkflowExplorer: Visual Exploration and Identification of Common Multitasking Patterns in Emergency Department Workflow. Proceedings of the 2014 Workshop on Visual Analytics in Healthcare. 2014: 35-40.
  8. Guarrera T and Fairbanks RJ. A Survey Applying the Concepts of Creation and Consumption to Common Task sand Assessing Preferred Device Usage Between Desktops and Tablets. 2014 International Annual HFES Meeting. Chicago, IL: 2014 Oct.
  9. Meadors M, Benda N, Hettinger AZ, and Ratwani R. Going Live: Implementing an Electronic Health Record System in the Emergency Department. Proceedings of the International Symposium of Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare. Baltimore, MD: 2014.
  10. Parker SH. Surgeons Intraoperative Leadership (Expert Panel). Society for Simulation in Healthcare. Orlando, FL: 2014 Jan.
  11. Ratwani RM, Hettinger AZ, Brixey J, Rivera AJ, Colligan L. Managing Interruptions in Healthcare: From Theory to Practice. Proceedings of the 58th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. Chicago, IL: 2014 Oct.
  12. Trafton JG and Ratwani RM. The Law of Unintended Consequences: The Case for External Subgoal Support. Proceedings of the 2014 Annual CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. New York, NY: 2014.

2013

  1. Abts N, Hernandez A, Caplan S, Perry V, Hettinger AZ, Larsen E, Lewis VR. When Human Factors and Design Unite:Using Visual Language and Usability Testing to Improve Instructions for a Home-Use Medication Infusion Pump. Proceedings of the 57th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. San Diego, CA: 2013 Oct.
  2. Fairbanks RJ, Hettinger AZ, Hernandez A, Clark L, Guarrera T, Bisantz A. Data-Driven Concepts for an Emergency Department Radiology Imaging System Interface: Implementing a User-Centered Design Process. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics Society in Health Care. 2013 Mar.
  3. Guarrera T, McGeorge N, Ancker J, Hedge S, Zhou Y, Lin L, Crane P, Fairbanks RJ, Kaushal R, Bisantz A. Characterizing Levels of Health IT System Interoperability Based on How It Affects the Work of Users. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics Society in Health Care. 2013 Mar.
  4. Guarrera T, McGeorge N, Stephens R, Hettinger AZ, Clark L, Hernandez A, LaVergne D, Lewis V, Lin L, Perry S, Wears R, Fairbanks RJ, Bisantz A. Better Pairing of Providers and Tools: Development of an Emergency Department Information System using Cognitive Engineering Approaches. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics Society in Health Care. 2013 Mar.
  5. Hegde S, Hettinger AZ, Fairbanks RJ, Wreathall J, Lewis VR, Wears RL, Bisantz AM. A Bottom-Up Approach to Understanding the Efficacy of Event Analysis in Healthcare: Paradigm Shift from Safety to Resilience Engineering. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics Society in Health Care. 2013 Mar.
  6. Hettinger AZ, Ratwani R, Fairbanks RJ. Study of the User-Centered Design Processes Found in Eleven Health IT EHR Vendors. 2014 Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Health Care: Bridging the Gap. Chicago, IL: 2014 Mar.
  7. Hu Y, Henrickson Parker S, Arriaga AF, Peyre SE, Corso KA, Roth EM, Yule SJ, Greenberg CC. Follow the Leader? The Impact of Leadership Style on Team Performance in the OR. Academic Surgical Congress Proceedings. 2013 Feb.
  8. Kessler CS, Asrow A, Beach C, Dickson C, Fairbanks RJ, Lammers JC, Schuur J, Tibbles C, Wears RL, Woods R. The Taxonomy of Emergency Department Consultations: Results of an Expert Consensus Panel. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2013 Feb; 61(2):161-6.
  9. Parker SH. Teamwork and Handoffs in Trauma Care. Proceedings of the 57th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society. San Diego, CA: 2013 Oct.
  10. Ratwani R, Trafton G, Fairbanks RJ. Real-time Procedural Error Prediction and Prevention in Health Information Technology Systems. Proceedings of the International Symposium on Human Factors and Ergonomics Society in Health Care. 2013 Mar.

2012

  1. Fairbanks RJ, Xiao Y, Wolf L, Doyle P, St-Cyr O, Kumagai J. Human Factors in the Wild: Dilemmas and Solutions from Human Factors Engineers Working in Healthcare. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. 2012 Oct; 56: 897.
  2. Parker S, Rosen M. Developing Methods to Measure Healthcare Team Performance in Acute and Chronic Care Settings. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. 2012 Oct; 56: 834.
  3. Henrickson Parker S, Yule S, Flin R, McKinley A. Using Videos to Determine the Effect of Stage of Operation and Intraoperative Events on Surgeons’ Intraoperative Leadership. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. 2012 Oct; 56: 941-945.
  4. Hettinger AZ, Fairbanks RJ. Recognition of Patient Selection Errors in a Simulated Computerized Provider Order Entry System. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. 2012 Oct; 56: 1743.
  5. Lewis VR, Henrickson Parker S, Stephens RJ, Clark L, Fairbanks RJ. Why Aren’t We Achieving Better Results? A Literature Review of Healthcare Associated Infection Interventions. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. 2012 Oct; 56: 829.
  6. Pennathur PR, Perry SJ, Mosher HJ, Persoon TJ, Bass EJ, Fairbanks RJ. Healthcare Systems Design at a Crossroads: Challenges, Opportunities and Strategies. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. 2012 Oct.
  7. Probst AC, Russ AL, Carayon P, Wolf L, Henrickson Parker S, Dierks MM, Xiao Y. Learning about Health Care: Preparing Human Factors Professionals for a Career in Health Care. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. 2012 Oct; 56: 931.
  8. Schumacher R, North R, Quinn M, Patterson S, Militello LG, Fairbanks RJ, Gibbons MC. What Can Human Factors Contribute to Improve Electronic Health Record Usability and Patient Safety? Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. 2012 Oct; 56: 763.
  9. Skinner A, Lathan C, Meadors ML, Sebrechts MM. Training and Retention of Medical Skills. The Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation & Education Conf. Proceedings. 2012 Dec.
  10. Tarkan S, Plaisant C, Shneiderman B, Hettinger AZ. Improving Timely Clinical Lab Test Result Management: A Generative XML Process Model to Support Medical Care. IHI Conference 2012 January; Miami, FL.
  11. Wears RL, Henrickson Parker S, Cohen M, Carroll J, Perry S, Manser T. A Wealth of Information Creates a Poverty of Attention? Understanding Information Requirements at Handovers. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting. 2012 Oct; 56: 860.

2011

  1. Bisantz AM, Karsh BT, Wears RL, Lewis VR, Ancker J, Fairbanks RJ. Health information technology: Can there be meaningful use without meaningful design? Proceedings of the 55th Annual Meeting of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 2011; Santa Monica, CA.
  2. Lewis VR and Fairbanks RJ. Warnings on defibrillators: A case study. IEA 18th World Congress on Ergonomics. International Ergonomics Association: Recife, Brazil.
  3. Pennathur PR, Bisantz AM, Fairbanks RJ, Drury C, Lin L. Workflow communication in the emergency department: Studying clinical communication to inform health information technology design (panel paper). Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 55th Annual Meeting 2011 September.
  4. Russ AL, Militello LG, Saleem JJ, Wears RL,Fairbanks RJ, Karsh BT. Human Factors Education for Healthcare Audiences: Ideas for the Way Forward(panel paper).Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 55th Annual Meeting 2011 September.
  5. Stephens RJ, Cudnik M. Barriers and Facilitators to Timely Admission and Transfer of Patients from an Emergency Department to an Intensive Care Unit. Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 55th Annual Meeting 2011 September.
  6. Stephens RJ, Woods D, et al. Colliding Dilemmas: Interactions of Locally Adaptive Strategies in a Hospital Setting. Fourth Symposium on Resilience Engineering 2011 June; Sophia Antipolis, France.
  7. Xiao Y and Fairbanks RJ. Speaking systems engineering: Bilingualism in health care delivery organizations. Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

Earlier

  1. Fairbanks RJ, Case example from the ED: overlooking a key function in a user-created artifact creates a hazard; In: Xiao Y, Fairbanks RJ, Gurses AP, Nemeth C, Roth E, Wears RL. User Created Cognitive Artifacts: What Can They Teach Us About Design of Information Technology? Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 53nd Annual Meeting; Human Factors and Ergonomics Society; October 2009.
  2. Fairbanks RJ, Guarrera TK, Bisantz AB, Venturino M, Westesson PL. Opportunities in IT Support of Workflow & Information Flow in the Emergency Department Digital Imaging Process. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 54th Annual Meeting 2010 September; 359-363.
  3. Pennathur PR, Cao D, Sui Z, Bisantz AM, Lin L, Fairbanks RJ, Guarrera TK, Brown JB, Perry SJ, Wears RL. Evaluating Emergency Department Information Technology Using a Simulation-based Approach. Proceedings of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society 53nd Annual Meeting; Human Factors and Ergonomics Society; October 2009.

Books

  1. Cognitive Systems Engineering in Health Care, Bisantz AM, Burns CM, Fairbanks RJ (Eds). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, 2015.

Book Chapters

  1. Bisantz AM, Fairbanks RJ, Burns CM. Cognitive Engineering for Better Healthcare Systems (Book Chapter). In Cognitive Systems Engineering in Health Care. Bisantz AM, Burns CM, Fairbanks RJ (Eds). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, 2015.
  2. Fairbanks RJ. Speaking Up: Two Lessons Learned. AOPA Pilot.
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