Peer Reviewed Publications

South Africa's hospital sector: old divisions and new developments
Shivani Ranchod, Cheryl Adams, Ronelle Burger; Angeliki Carvounes; Kathryn Dreyer; Anja Smith; Jacqui Stewart and Chloé van Biljon, page 101 SAHR 20th Edition, Health Systems Trust, 2017.

 

Perceptions of doctors and nurses at a Ugandan hospital regarding the introduction and use of the South African Triage Scale

Mulindwa F, Blitz J. Perceptions of doctors and nurses at a Ugandan hospital regarding the introduction and use of the South African Triage Scale. Afr J Prm Health Care Fam Med. 2016;8(1), a1056. http://dx.doi. org/10.4102/phcfm. v8i1.1056

Improving Clinical Documentation through Monthly Audits in Butare Teaching Hospital, Rwanda

Joyce Kamanzi, Abraham Megentta, Wilson Nsabiyumva, Augustin Sendegeya, Rex Wong. 2015. Journal of Service Science and Management, 8:860-867. 

Saving Babies 2010 - 2011: Eighth report on perinatal care in South Africa

Appendix 1, Page  37 Validation of Perinatal Care Indicators Pattinson, R; Whittaker S in  Saving babies 2010-2011: Eighth report on perinatal care in South Africa. RC Pattinson, Tshepesa Press, Pretoria, 2013

International Journal for Quality in Health Care - Profiling health-care accreditation organizations: An international survey

SHAW C.D, BRAITHWAITE J, MOLDOVAN M, NICKLIN W, GRGIC I, FORTUNE T and WHITTAKER S (February 13, 2013)

Comparison of health service accreditation programs in low- and middle-income countries with those in higher income countries: a cross-sectional study

Jeffrey Braithwaite, Charles D. Shaw[1], Max Moldovan, David Greenfield, Reece Hinchcliff, Virginia Mumford, Marie Brunn Kristensen, Johanna Westbrook, Wendy Nicklin, Triona Fortune and Stuart Whittaker. (October 30, 2012)

Patient safety in developing countries: retrospective estimation of scale and nature of harm to patients in hospital
  1. R M Wilson, chief medical officer1
  2. P Michel, director2
  3. S Olsen, fellow3
  4. R W Gibberd, conjoint professor4
  5. C Vincent, professor3
  6. R El-Assady, technical officer5
  7. O Rasslan, president6
  8. S Qsous, director7
  9. W M Macharia, professor and chair8
  10. A Sahel, coordinator9
  11. S Whittaker, chief executive officer10
  12. M Abdo-Ali, assistant professor11
  13. M Letaief, professor12
  14. N A Ahmed, national focal point13
  15. A Abdellatif, director6
  16. I Larizgoitia, coordinator 14
  17. for the WHO Patient Safety EMRO/AFRO Working group (2012)

 

The Role of Academic Hospital Accreditation in Strengthening Post Graduate Training Programmes: A Case Study from Universitas Academic Hospital

A Linegar, S Whittaker, G van Zyl (March 2012, Vol. 102, No. 3 SAMJ)

Newton RC, Mytton OT, Aggarwal R, Whittaker, S et al Making Existing technology Safer in Healthcare.

Newton RC, Mytton OT, Aggarwal R, Whittaker, S et al Making Existing technology Safer in Healthcare. Qual. Saf. Health Care BMJ 2010; 19 (Suppl 2):i15-24;

Chapter 5: Quality Standards for Healthcare Establishments in South Africa
Stuart Whittaker(i,ii), Charles Shaw(iii,iv ), Nicole Spieker(v),  Anthony Linegar(i,vi) (July, 2010)