Debra Revere
University of Washington
Publications 63
#1Haylea Hannah (UW: University of Washington)
#2Audrey M.V. Brezak (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 1
Last.Tsitsi Juru (UZ: University of Zimbabwe)H-Index: 2
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ABSTRACTNational-level evaluations may fail to identify capacity improvements for detecting and responding to outbreaks which begin and are first detected at the local level. In response to this is...
#1Morhaf Al Achkar (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 3
#2Shaun J. Grannis (IU: Indiana University)H-Index: 21
Last.Sumedha Gupta (IUPUI: Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis)H-Index: 2
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Prescription opioids have been linked to over half of the 28,000 opioid overdose deaths in 2014. High rates of prescription opioid non-medical use have continued despite nearly all states implementing large-scale prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMP), which points to the need to examine the impact of state PDMP’s on curbing inappropriate opioid prescribing. In the short-term, PDMPs have been associated with short-term prescribing declines. Yet little is known about how such policies diffe...
#1Janet G. Baseman (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 11
#2Debra Revere (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 11
Last.Hendrika Meischke (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 1
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Our public health emergency response system relies on the “first of the first responders”—the emergency call center workforce that handles the emergency needs of a public in distress. Call centers across the United States have been preparing for the “Next Generation 9-1-1” initiative, which will allow citizens to place 9–1-1 calls using a variety of digital technologies. The impacts of this initiative on a workforce that is already highly stressed is unknown. There is concern that these technolo...
#1Hendrika Meischke (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 33
#2Michelle M. Lilly (NIU: Northern Illinois University)H-Index: 12
Last.Janet G. Baseman (UW: University of Washington)H-Index: 11
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Nationwide, emergency response systems depend on 9-1-1 telecommunicators to prioritize, triage, and dispatch assistance to those in distress. 9-1-1 call center telecommunicators (TCs) are challenged by acute and chronic workplace stressors: tense interactions with citizen callers in crisis; overtime; shift-work; ever-changing technologies; and negative work culture, including co-worker conflict. This workforce is also subject to routine exposures to secondary traumatization while handling calls ...