Evelopment and validation of a hospital pharmaceutical services assessment tool

Authors

  • 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

Keywords:

Assistência Farmacêutica, Serviço de Fármacia Hospitalar e Validação de Conteúdo

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

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ONOZATO T, JESUS EMSD, CARDOSO AV, SANTANA RS, SANTOS ADS, SILVA DTD, JÚNIOR DPDL, SILVA WBD. Evelopment and validation of a hospital pharmaceutical services assessment tool . Rev Bras Farm Hosp Serv Saude [Internet]. 2019Mar.14 [cited 2021May14];6(4). Available from: https://rbfhss.org.br/sbrafh/article/view/237

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ARTIGOS PUBLICADOS