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  • McHugh, Matthew, in press

    McHugh, M. D., Kelly, L. A., Smith, H. L., Wu, E. S., Vanak, J., & Aiken, L. H. (in press). Lower mortality in magnetic hospitals. Medical Care, 51(5): 382-388. Invited Editorial on this paper: Needleman, J. (2013). Assessing low mortality in Magnet hospitals. Medical Care, 51(5), 379-381. Reprinted in Special Supplement, Demonstrating The Value of Magnet in JONA
    43(10):S4-S10, October 2013.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2016

    McHugh MD, Aiken LH, Eckenhoff ME, Burns LR (2016). Achieving Kaiser Permanente quality. Health Care Management Review, 41(3), 178-88.1 doi: 0.1097/HMR.0000000000000070

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2016

    Stimpfel, A.W., Sloane, D.M., McHugh, M.D., & Aiken, L.H (2016). Hospitals known for nursing excellence associated with better hospital experiences for patients. Health Services Research, 51, 1120-1134.10.1111/1475-6773.12357

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2016

    Chau, J…. McHugh, M. D., et al. (2016). A longitudinal examination of the association between nurse staffing levels, the practice environment and nurse-sensitive patient outcomes in hospitals. BMC Health Services Research, 15, 538.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2016

    Silber, J. H., Rosenbaum, P. R., McHugh, M. D., Ludwig, J. M., Smith, H. L., Niknam, B. A., … Aiken, L. H. (2016). Comparing the value of better nursing work environments across different levels of patient risk. JAMA Surgery, 151(6), 527-36.10.1001/jamasurg.2015.4908

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2016

    McHugh, M.D., Rochman, M.F., Sloane, D.M., Berg, R.A., Mancini, M.E., Nadkarni, V.M., Merchant, R. M., & Aiken, L.H. for the American Heart Associations Get With The Guidelines-Resuscitation Investigators (2016). Better nurse staffing and nurse work environments associated with increased survival of in-hospital cardiac arrest patients.. Medical Care, 54, 74-80.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2015

    Ma, C., McHugh, M. D., Aiken, L.H. (2015). Organization of hospital nursing and 30-day readmissions in Medicare patients undergoing surgery. Medical Care, 53, 65-70.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2015

    Nantsupawat, A., Nantsupawat, R., Kulnaviktikul, W., McHugh, MD (2015). Relationship between nurse staffing levels and nurse outcomes in community hospitals, Thailand.. Nursing and Health Sciences, 17, 112-118.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2014

    Kutney-Lee, A., Melendez-Torres, G.J, McHugh, M.D., & Mann Wall, B. (2014). Distinct enough? A national examination of Catholic hospital affiliation and patient perceptions of care. Health Care Management Review, 39, 134-144.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2014

    Kelly, D., McHugh, M. D., Sloane, D. M. & Aiken, L. H (2014). Impact of critical care nursing on 30-day mortality of mechanically ventilated older adults. Critical Care Medicine. American Journal of Nursing, 42, 1089-1095.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2014

    Aiken, L. H., Sloane, D. M., Bruyneel, L., Van den Heede, K., Griffiths, P., Busse, R., Diomidous, M., Kinnunen, J., Kózka, M., Lesaffre, E., McHugh, M. D., Moreno-Casbas, M. T., Rafferty, A.M., Schwendimann, R., Tishelman, C., van Achterberg, T., & Sermeus, W., for the RN4CAST consortium. (2014). Nurse staffing and education and hospital mortality in nine European countries: a retrospective observational study. Lancet, 383(9931): 1824-1830.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2014

    Witkoski Stimpfel, A., Rosen, J., & McHugh, M.D (2014). Understanding the role of the professional practice environment on quality of care in Magnet and Non-Magnet hospitals. Journal of Nursing Administration (JONA), 44, 42659.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2014

    Lin, P,, Viscardi, M.K., & McHugh, M.D. (2014). Factors influencing job satisfaction of new graduate nurses participating in nurse residency programs: a systematic review. Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing, 45, 439-450.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2014

    McHugh, MD., Ma, C. (2014). Wage, work environment, and staffing: effects on nurse outcomes. Policy, Politics, & Nursing Practice, 15, 72-80.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2014

    Kutney-Lee, A., Melendez-Torres, G.J, McHugh, M.D., & Mann Wall, B. (in press). Distinct enough? A national examination of Catholic hospital affiliation and patient perceptions of care. Health Care Management Review, 39(2), 134-44.10.1097/HMR.0b013e31828dc491

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2013

    McHugh, M. D., Kelly, L. A., Smith, H. L., Wu, E. S., Vanak, J., & Aiken, L. H. (2013). Lower mortality in Magnet hospitals. Medical Care, 51, 379-381.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2013

    McHugh, M. D., Berez, J., & Small, D.S (2013). Hospitals with higher nurse staffing had lower odds of readmissions penalties than hospitals with lower staffing. Health Affairs, 32, 1740-1747.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2013

    McHugh, M.D., Berez, J., & Small, D.S (2013). Staffing and readmissions _ authors reply. Health Affairs, 32, 2225.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2013

    McHugh, M.D. & Ma, C. (2013). The effect of hospital nursing on 30-day readmission among Medicare patients with heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, and pneumonia. Medical Care, 51, 52-59.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2012

    McHugh, M. D., Brooks Carthon, M., Sloane, D. M., Wu, E.S., Kelly, L., & Aiken, L. H. (2012). The impact of nurse staffing mandates on safety net hospitals: Lessons from California. The Milbank Quarterly, 90(1), 160-186.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2012

    Lee, J., Kelly, D., & McHugh, M. D. (2012). Health reform and the constitutionality of the individual mandate. Policy, Politics, & Nursing Practice, 12(4), 236-244.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2012

    McHugh, M.D. & Witkoski Stimpfel, A. (2012). Nurse reported quality of care: A measure of hospital quality. Research in Nursing & Health, 35(6), 566-575.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2011

    McHugh, M. D., Kutney-Lee, A., Cimiotti, J. P., Sloane, D. M., & Aiken, L. H. (2011). Nurses’ widespread job dissatisfaction, burnout and frustration with health benefits signal problems for patient care. Health Affairs, 30(2), 202-210.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2011

    Kelly, L., McHugh, M.D., & Aiken, L.H. (2011). Nurse outcomes in Magnet and non-magnet hospitals. Journal of Nursing Administration (JONA), 41(10), 428-433.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2011

    McHugh, M.D., Kelly, L., Sloane, D.M., & Aiken, L.H. (2011). Contradicting fears, California’s nurse-to-patient staffing mandate did not reduce the skill level of the nursing workforce in hospitals. Health Affairs, 30(7), 1299-1306.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2011

    McHugh, M.D., Shang, J., Sloane, D.M., & Aiken, L.H. (2011). Risk factors for hospital-acquired poor glycemic control: A case-control study. International Journal of Quality in Health Care, 23(1), 44-51.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2010

    McHugh, M.D., Brooks Carthon, M., & Kang, X. (2010). Medicare readmissions policies and racial and ethnic health disparities: A cautionary tale. Policy, Politics, & Nursing Practice, 11(4), 309-316.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2010

    McHugh, M.D. (2010). Daily multidisciplinary team rounds associated with reduced 30-day mortality in medical intensive care patients. Evidence-Based Nursing, 13(3), 91-92.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2010

    McHugh, M.D. & Lake, E.T. (2010). Understanding clinical expertise: Nurse education, experience, and the hospital context. Research in Nursing & Health, 33(4), 276-287.

  • McHugh, Matthew, 2010

    McHugh, M.D. (2010). Hospital nurse staffing and public health emergency preparedness: Implications for policy. Public Health Nursing, 27(5), 442-449.