Evelopment and validation of a hospital pharmaceutical services assessment tool

  • THELMA ONOZATO
  • ELISDETE MARIA SANTOS DE JESUS
  • ANDRÉA VALENÇA CARDOSO
  • RAFAEL SANTOS SANTANA
  • ADRIANO DA SILVA SANTOS
  • DANIEL TENORIO DA SILVA
  • DIVALDO PEREIRA DE LYRA JÚNIOR
  • WELLINGTON BARROS DA SILVA

Abstract

Objectives: To develop and validate a hospital pharmaceutical services assessment tool.

Methods: This is a descriptive study of quantitative approach, structured in three stages: 1) instrument development 2) content validation - via Delphi method and 3) survey on the acceptability of the instrument-via application in a group of hospital pharmacies in Brazil.

Results: The developed instrument was constituted by a set of 60 indicators grouped into four dimensions of assessment: Management, Development of actions in the context of the comprehensive health care, Information, physical and technological infrastructure management and Human resources. For content validation, a panel of 15 experts assessed the items of the instrument and after two Delphi rounds the consensus obtained was greater than 80% in the compliance standards and measurement elements for all items. Regarding the analysis of acceptability, the results were satisfactory, over 90% of the pharmacists have had no doubts in all items.

Conclusions: The hospital pharmaceutical services assessment tool developed has been considered suitable and validated regarding the content and applicability.

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Published
2019-03-14
How to Cite
ONOZATO, T., JESUS, E. M. S. D., CARDOSO, A. V., SANTANA, R. S., SANTOS, A. D. S., SILVA, D. T. D., JÚNIOR, D. P. D. L., & SILVA, W. B. D. (2019). Evelopment and validation of a hospital pharmaceutical services assessment tool . Revista Brasileira De Farmácia Hospitalar E Serviços De Saúde, 6(4). Retrieved from https://rbfhss.org.br/sbrafh/article/view/237
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ARTIGOS PUBLICADOS