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Education and Training
PhD Rochester University
MPH Harvard University
RN New York State University

Pat W. Stone, PhD, FAAN
Director, PhD Program and Director of the Center for Health Policy
Centennial Professor of Health Policy in Nursing

Research/Clinical Interests
Nursing Quality, Infection Prevention and Control
Health policy, Patient safety and quality outcomes, Nurse working conditions, Cost-effectiveness analysis
Please visit the Center for Health Policy website.

"Prevention of Nosocomial Infections & Cost Effectiveness" (The P-NICE Study)

"The Changing Role of Infection Preventionists" (CHAIPI Study)

Selected Publications
Furuya EY, Dick A, Perencevich EN, Pogorzelska M, Goldmann D, et al. 2011 Central Line Bundle Implementation in US Intensive Care Units and Impact on Bloodstream Infections. PLoS ONE 6(1): e15452. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0015452
Uchida M, Stone PW, Conway LJ, Pogorzelska M, Larson EL, Raveis VH. Exploring infection prevention: policy implications from a qualitative study. Policy Polit Nurs Pract. 2011 May;12(2):82-9. doi: 10.1177/1527154411417721.PMID: 22042614 [PubMed - in process]
Stone PW, Pogorzelska M, Graham D, Jia H, Uchida M, Larson EL. California hospitals response to state and federal policies related to health care-associated infections. Policy Polit Nurs Pract. 2011 May;12(2):73-81. doi: 10.1177/1527154411416129. PMID: 22042613 [PubMed - in process]
Glance LG, Dick AW, Osler TM, Meredith JW, Stone PW, Li Y, Mukamel DB. Relationship between Leapfrog Safe Practices Survey and outcomes in trauma. Arch Surg. 2011 Oct;146(10):1170-7.
Lucero RJ, Ji H, de Cordova PB, Stone P. Information technology, nurse staffing, and patient needs. Nurs Econ. 2011 Jul-Aug;29(4):189-94. PMID: 21919416 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Stone, P.W., Kunches, L., & Hirschhorn, L. (2009). The Cost of HAI in Massachusetts. American Journal of Infection Control. 37(3):210-4.
Stone, PW. (2009). Economic Burden of Healthcare Associated Infections: An American Perspective. Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. 9(5): 417-22.
Stone, PW., Dick, AW., Pogorzelska, M., Horan, TC., Furuya, E.Y., Larson E.L., (2009). Staffing and Structure of Infection Prevention and Control Programs. American Journal of Infection Control. 37(5);351-7.
Stone, P.W., Glied, S.A., McNair, P.D., Matthes, N., Cohen, B., Landers,T.F., & Larson, E.L., (2010). CMS Changes in Reimbursement for HAIs: Setting a Research Agenda. Medical Care. (Epub ahead of print)
Honors & Awards
2012-July Prevention of Nosocomial Infections and Cost-Effectiveness in Nursing Homes (P-NICE-NH) Principal Investigator (20%). Agency NINR, (R01NR13687)
2010, June- Prevention of Nosocomial Infections and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Refined (P-NICER) Principal Investigator (25%). Agency: National Institute of Nursing Research. (R01NR010107) $2.1 million
2009 New York State Distinguished Nurse Researcher
2008, August- Changing Role of the ICP Principal Investigator (15%). Agency: Blue Shield of California Foundation (2490932). $362,661.

2010 Chair, Interdisciplinary Group on Nursing Issues
2010 APIC Research Task Force
2009 NQF, Hospital Care: Outcomes and Efficiency TAP, Co-chair
2007-present Chair, SON Committee on Admissions

Professional Memberships
2008 American Academy of Nursing
2001 Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology
2000 AcademyHealth
1997 ENRS
1996 Sigma Theta Tau

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