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School of Nursing

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Hsiu-Hsin Tsai

Professor 

Contact Information
Chang Gung University School of Nursing
259 Wen-Hwa 1st Road, Kwei-Shan Tao-Yuan,Taiwan
E-mail:
kitty@mail.cgu.edu.tw
TEL: +886-3-2118800 ext. 5075
FAX: +886-3-3283016 ext. 5326

 
EDUCATION
 
PhD
Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan
2009
MS Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan 1999
BS Chang Gung University, Taipei, Taiwan 1995
AWARDS
2000 Research Award of National Science Council, Taiwan
TEACHING SUBJECTS
 
Community Nursing
Community Health Nursing Practicum
Teaching & Learning
Gerontological  Nursing
long-term care
Public health
Mental Health in Elders
Fundamentals of Nursing Practice
Integrated and Multidisciplary Approach to Elder Care
Advanced Gerontological Community Health Nursing
Advanced Gerontological Community Health Nursing Practice
RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
 
Depression
Elderly
RESEARCH
 

     

1. The effectivness of Smart-phone Based Meal Time

    Videoconferencing (SBMTV) program in enhancing elderly

    resident’s health status in nursing home(2015-2018)

2. The effectiveness of residents transfer communication 

    programs in enhancing residents' continuity of care in

    nursing home (2012-2015)

3. The comparison of tradition and PBL nursing staffs’ 

    communication education programs in enhancing nursing

    staffs interpersonal communication competence in nursing

    home: A longitudinal research (2011- 2012)

4. Osteoarthritic Pain in Knees among Chinese Elders---

    Establishing a Pain Model and Testing the Feasibility of an

    Innovative and Interdisciplinary Intervention Protocol (2011-

    2012)

5. The effects of different pattern of family involvement in nursing

    home on residents’ and their family’s health-A longitudinal

    study (2009-2011)

6. An interdisciplinary program for enhance nursing home

    residents adjustment experiences (2008-2009)

7. An interdisciplinary program for enhance nursing home

    residents adjustment experiences (2007-2008)

8. The Perceived Nursing home lived Experience model (2006-

    2007)

9. 台灣地區幼童家長及老人對於預防接種知識、態度及行為之調

         查研究 (2006-2007 疾管局經費)

10. The Perceived Nursing home lived Experience model (2005-

     2006)

11.醫護專業術語原住民母語化教材之研究製作及其教學應用

          (2001-2005 教育部經費)


 PUBLICATIONS
 
 
  1. Schlaeger, J. M., Weng, L. C.,  Huang H. L., Tsai H. H., Takayama, M., Ngamkhan, S., Yao, Y., & Wilkie, D. J. (In Press). Pain  Management Nursing.  Pain Quality by Location in Outpatients with Cancer.  (SCI, IF=1.252)
  2. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F. (2018). Development, validation and testing of a nursing home to emergency room transfer  checklist. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 27(1-2), 115-122 (SCI, IF=1.384)

  3. Weng, L. C., Huang, H. L., Tsai, H. H. & Lee, W. C. (2017). Predictors of decision ambivalence and the differences between actual living liver donors and potential living liver donors. PLOS ONE, 12(5), e0175672. (SCI, IF=3.057)

  4. Tsai, H. H., Tsai, Y. F., & Liu, C.Y. (2017). Advance directives and mortality rates among nursing home residents in Taiwan: A retrospective, longitudinal study. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 68, 9-15. (SCI, IF=3.561)

  5. Tsai, H.H., Tsai, Y. F., & Liu, C.Y.(2016).Repeated hospital transfers and associated outcomes by residency time among nursing home residents in Taiwan. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, 17(11), 1020-1024.(SCI, IF=6.616)
  6. Lee, S. H., Tsai, Y. F.,* Wang, Y. W., Chen, C. Y., & Tsai, H. H. (2016).Development and psychometric testing of the triggers of suicidal ideation inventory for assessing older outpatients in primary care settings. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. [Epub ahead of print]  (SCI, IF=2.699)

  7. Shen, C.J., Huang, H.L., Chen, K.H., Weng, L.C., Wang, S.Y., Lee, W.C., Chou, H.F., & Tsai, H.H.  (2016).  Comparison of Liver Function, Emotional Status, and Quality of Life of Living Liver Donors in Taiwan.  Transplantation Proceedings, 48(4), 1007-11.(SCI, IF=0.867)
  8. Tsai, H. H.,  Tsai, Y. F.*, & Huang, H. L.(2015).Nursing home nurses’ experiences of resident transfers to the emergency department: No empathy for our work environment difficulties. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25(5-6), 610-8. (SCI, IF=1.384)
  9. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.*(2015). Attitudes toward and Predictors of Videoconferencing Use among Frequent Family Visitors to Nursing Home Residents in Taiwan. Telemedicine and e-Health, 21(10), 838-844. (SCI, IF=1.791)
  10. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* Weng, L. C., & Chou, H. F.(2013).More than communication skills: experiences of communication conflict in nursing home nurses. Medical Education, 47(10), 990-1000 (SCI, IF=3.369)
  11. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2013).Prevalence and factors related to depressive symptoms among family caregivers of nursing home residents in Taiwan. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 48(7), 1145-52. (SCI, IF=2.513)
  12. Tsai, H.H., Tsai, Y. F.,& Huang T. S (2012). Development and validation of the Family Meaning of Nursing-Home Visits Scale. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 21(15), 2108-2117.(SCI, IF=1.384)
  13. Tsai, H.H., Tsai, Y.-F. (2012). Family members' perceived meaning of visiting nursing home residents in Taiwan. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 68(2), 302-311. (SCI, IF=1.917)
  14. Tsai, Y. F., Liu, L. L., Tsai, H. H., & Chung, S. C. (2012). Self-care management and risk factors for depressive symptoms among elderly outpatients in Taiwan. International Psychogeriatrics, 24(2), 278-287. (SSCI, IF=2.220)
  15. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F. (2011). Changes in depressive symptoms, social support and loneliness over 1 year after a minimum 3-month videoconference program for older nursing home residents. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 13(4), e93. (SCI, IF=4.532)
  16. Tsai, H. H., Tsai, Y. F., Wang, H. H., Chang, Y. C., & Chu, H. H. (2010). Videoconference program enhances social support, loneliness, and depressive status of elderly nursing home residents. Aging & Mental Health, 14(8) 947-954.(SCI, IF=1.861)
  17. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F.* (2010). Older nursing home residents’ experiences with videoconferencing to communicate with family members. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 19(11-12), 1538-1543. (SCI, IF=1.384)
  18. Tsai, Y. F., Wong, T. K. S., Tsai, H. H., & Ku, Y. C. (2008). Self-worth therapy for depressive symptoms in older nursing home residents. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 64(5), 488-494. (SCI, IF=1.917)
  19. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F. (2008). A temporary home to nurture health: Lived experiences of older nursing home residents in Taiwan. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 17(14), 1915-1922. (SCI, IF= 1.384)
  20. Tsai, H. H., Chen M. H., & Tsai, Y. F. (2008). Perception of filial piety among Taiwanese University Students. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 63(3), 284-290. (SCI, IF= 1.917)
  21. Tsai, H. H., & Tsai, Y. F. (2007). Problem-solving experiences among elders living alone in eastern Taiwan. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 16(5), 980-986. (SCI, IF= 1.384)
  22. Tsai, Y. F., Yeh, S. H., Tsai, H. H. (2005). Prevalence and risk factors for depressive symptoms among community-dwelling elders in Taiwan. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 20, 1097-1102. (SCI, IF=2.699)
  23. 蔡秀欣、蔡芸芳(2004)•敘事於護理之應用•長庚護理,15(1) ,73-79。
  24. Tsai, Y. F., Tsai, H. H., Lai, Y. H., & Chu, T. L. (2004). Pain prevalence, experiences and management strategies among the elderly in Taiwanese nursing homes. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 28(6), 579-584. (SCI, IF=2.649)
  25. Tsai, Y.F., Wong, K. S., Juang, Y. Y.,& Tsai, H. H. (2004). The effects of light therapy on depressed elders. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 19(6), 545-548. (SCI, IF=2.699)       
  26. 蔡秀欣、徐亞瑛、盧瑞芬、吳基銓(2002)•環境對出院後三個月髖骨骨折老人生活品質之影響•長庚護理,13(1),11-20。
  27. 蔡秀欣、徐亞瑛(2002)•SF-36生活品質問卷於髖骨骨折老年患者之適用性探討•新台北護理期刊,4(1),53-64。
  28. 蔡秀欣、陳美戎、蔡芸芳(2001)•九二一地震災區某鄉村獨居老人憂鬱症狀及其相關因素之探討•慈濟醫學,13(3),169-175。