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Service innovation through resource integration: an empirical examination of the co-created value using telehealth services (2019)
Journal Article
Go Jefferies, J., Bishop, S., & Hibbert, S. (2019). Service innovation through resource integration: an empirical examination of the co-created value using telehealth services. Public Policy and Administration, doi:10.1177/0952076718822715

Scholars, policymakers and practitioners recognise the potential to improve public services through active citizen involvement and much research has examined the formal opportunities to 'co-produce' changes in the structures and cultures of public se... Read More

Transforming professional and service user identities in the heterotopian 'hybrid spaces' of public-private partnerships (2018)
Journal Article
Waring, J., & Bishop, S. (2018). Transforming professional and service user identities in the heterotopian 'hybrid spaces' of public-private partnerships. Policy and Politics, doi:10.1332/030557318X15333033267699. ISSN 0305-5736

Public–private partnerships (PPPs) are interpreted as ‘hybrid’ organisations that combine the distinct organising principles of public and private sectors. This paper develops a spatial analysis of these ‘hybrid spaces’ to understand how they transfo... Read More

Public policies on healthcare-associated infections: a Brazil and UK case study (2017)
Journal Article
Padoveze, M. C., Melo, S., Bishop, S., Poveda, V. D. B., & Fortaleza, C. M. C. B. (2017). Public policies on healthcare-associated infections: a Brazil and UK case study. Revista de Saúde Pública, 51, doi:10.11606/S1518-8787.2017051000315. ISSN 1518-8787

To summarize the historical events and drivers underlying public policy for the prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections in Brazil and in the United Kingdom. In doing so, the article aims to identify lessons and recommendations for... Read More

Mapping midwifery and obstetric units in England (2017)
Journal Article
Walsh, D., Spiby, H., Grigg, C. P., Dodwell, M., McCourt, C., Culley, L., …Byers, S. (in press). Mapping midwifery and obstetric units in England. Midwifery, 56, doi:10.1016/j.midw.2017.09.009. ISSN 0266-6138

Objective: to describe the configuration of midwifery units, both alongside&free-standing, and obstetric units in England. Design: national survey amongst Heads of Midwifery in English Maternity Services Setting: National Health Service (NHS) in En... Read More

Changing forms of organization and implications for managing across boundaries (2016)
Book Chapter
Bishop, S., & Waring, J. (in press). Changing forms of organization and implications for managing across boundaries. In Labor and Employment Relations Association Research Volume

This chapter will introduce contemporary changes to the organization of the National Health Service (NHS) in England and discuss the implications for managing care services. At the level of national policy, the publicly funded health care system in E... Read More

Becoming hybrid: The negotiated order on the front line of public-private partnership (2016)
Journal Article
Bishop, S., & Waring, J. (2016). Becoming hybrid: The negotiated order on the front line of public-private partnership. Human Relations, 69(10), 1937-1958. doi:10.1177/0018726716630389

This article examines how tensions in institutional logics, created in the formation of hybrid organizations, are played out, and partially resolved, through micro-level interactions within everyday work. Drawing on the negotiated order perspective,... Read More

Public Private Partnerships In Healthcare (2016)
Book Chapter
Bishop, S., & Waring, J. (2016). Public Private Partnerships In Healthcare. In K. Montgomery, E. Ferlie, & A. Reff Pedersen (Eds.), The Oxford handbook of health care managementOxford University Press. doi:10.1093/oxfordhb/9780198705109.013.28

This chapter provides an introduction to Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) in health care. It provides contextual background to the worldwide growth of PPPs and discusses the various meanings attached to the term as well as key controversies surroun... Read More