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Rosa Suñol

  • MD PhD
  • Director
  • Avedis Donabedian Foundation
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  • 1197CitationsNumber of citations received by Rosa's publications. Updated daily.

Research interests

Patient SafetyQuality

About

Prof. Rosa Sunol MD PhD, Director at Avedis Donabedian Research Institute (FAD). In this position, she oversees this research and implementation organization that supports quality improvement in health and social care in Spain since 1989. She holds the Donabedian Research Chair in Quality at the Faculty of Medicine in the Autonomous University of Barcelona. She is Deputy Editor at the International Journal for Quality in Health Care since 1991 and has over 30 years of experience in health and social care research on quality. She has published articles, books and participated in more than 20 international funded research projects as leader and partner, and implemented more than 230 internal quality programs (hospitals, PHC, long term care, home care, behavioral health care and social services) in Spain and Latin America.

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Publications (5)

  • The relationship between social capital and quality management systems in European hospitals: a quantitative study.

    • Hammer A
    • Arah O
    • Dersarkissian M
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  • "It's like two worlds apart": an analysis of vulnerable patient handover practices at discharge from hospital

    • Groene R
    • Orrego C
    • Suñol R
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  • Learning from MARQuIS: future direction of quality and safety in hospital care in the European Union

    • Groene O
    • Klazinga N
    • Walshe K
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  • Challenge to overcome language barriers in scientific journals: announcing a new initiative from the ISQua journal

    • Sunol R
    • Saturno P
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  • How can quality of health care be safeguarded across the European Union?

    • Legido-Quigley H
    • McKee M
    • Walshe K
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Professional experience

Director

Avedis Donabedian Foundation

January 1989 - Present