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naderi S, amiri M, Riahi L. Effect of Health Promoting Hospitals' Standards on Hospital Performance A Case Study in Fatemieh Hospital in Shahrod. jhosp. 2015; 14 (2) :101-109
URL: http://jhosp.tums.ac.ir/article-1-5264-en.html
1- Science and Research branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran.
2- shahroud university of medical sciences
3- Science and Research branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran. , l.riahi@srbiau.ac.ir
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Background: Hospitals are best places to provide preventive and health promotion services along with healthcare services. These studies aimed at determine the effect of establishing health promoting hospitals’ standards on hospitals indicators in Fatemieh hospital.

Materials and Methods: This is a comparative study which was conducted in Fatemieh (case) and Khatamolanbia (control) hospitals in 2013. The standards of health promoting hospitals as an independent variable were established in Fatemieh hospital. Data related to indicators of leaving hospital with personal satisfaction, Cardio pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and neonatal mortality were collected in both hospitals in second half of 2012 and first half of 2013. SPSS version 16 used for data analysis and Chi-square and Fisher exact tests were utilized. The results were shown by comparative tables.

Results: The neonatal mortality rate before and after the intervention was 7.28 and 14.03 in case hospital, while this rate was 5.26 and 10.83 in control hospital respectively. The percentage of leaving hospital with personal satisfaction before and after interventions was 3.43% and 2.93% respectively in case hospital and success of cardiopulmonary resuscitation in this group was 56.1% and 61.3% correspondingly. There was no significant relation between establishing standards of health promoting hospitals and indicators of leaving hospital with personal satisfaction and neonatal mortality in Fatemieh hospital, while significant relation was obtained between promoting of cardiopulmonary resuscitation indicator and standards of health promoting hospital in mentioned hospital(P=0.001).

Conclusion: Initial results revealed that establishment of health promoting hospitals’ standards had positive effects in Fatemieh hospital and lead to improve a number of indicators. 

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Type of Study: Original Article | Subject: ارتقاء سلامت و درمان بیماران در بیمارستان
Received: 2014/05/10 | Accepted: 2015/04/12 | Published: 2015/08/19

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