Essays about: "Social sciences"

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  1. 11. Barriers to and Facilitators of Applying Communication and Resolution Programs in Health Care

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Jonathan Stewart; [2022]
    Keywords : patient safety; medical error; hospitals; disclosure; communication; FLMU06; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis investigated why U.S. hospitals that had committed to implementing communication and resolution programs (CRPs) did not consistently apply their programs when patient harm events occurred. READ MORE

  2. 12. Handover Communications in Software Operations - A Qualitative Study

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Chad Todd; [2022]
    Keywords : Handover Communications; Common Ground; Joint Activity; Software Systems; Software Operations; Adaptive Capacity; Confidence; FLMU06; Technology and Engineering; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The passing of information through handover communications is essential in many workplaces. Such handover communication is for example crucial in health care institutions, in nuclear power and in software operations. Handover communications in software operations happen on a daily basis much like in health care. READ MORE

  3. 13. Potential policy projects for decreasing fluoride concentrations in the groundwater of Aguascalientes, Mexico : a cost-benefit analysis

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment

    Author : Elice Fällström; [2022]
    Keywords : aguascalientes; cost-benefit analysis; fluoride removal; centre pivot irrigation; sustainable development; environmental policy;

    Abstract : Reductions in groundwater quality due to aquifer depletion is a growing issue globally and will become more prominent with continued climate change and population growth. Dry regions are particularly vulnerable to this issue due to their reliance on groundwater for water supply. READ MORE

  4. 14. Systems Thinking in Maltreatment Investigations: Evaluating the Use of an AcciMap Approach to Assist Licensing Investigators

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Kelly Knutson; [2022]
    Keywords : FLMU06; Human Services Licensing; Systems Accident Analysis; Systems Thinking; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : To help protect the health, safety and well-being of vulnerable adults and children receiving care within licensed facilities and prevent future incidents of maltreatment, state human services licensing departments investigate allegations of maltreatment occurring within these facilities. Despite these efforts, maltreatment continues to occur and is increasing within licensed facilitates across the United States. READ MORE

  5. 15. Representation of climate change in the United States: the case study of the Evangelical Climate Initiative

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Irina Martin; [2022]
    Keywords : Keywords: religion; public policy; perceptions; United States; evangelism; climate change; discourse analysis; Cornwall Alliance; Evangelical Climate Initiative; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to critically research and describe how the leaders of the National Association of Evangelicals and within the campaign ‘Evangelical Climate Initiative’ seek to influence climate change policymaking in the United States. The importance of this study is coming from the need to assess how strongly a religious group influences climate change policymaking in the United States. READ MORE