Publications

Fernie G, Holliday P, Janidarmian M, Pong S, Rustin S, Shahshahani A. The Buddy Badge System by Hygienic Echo. Industry Innovations (Infection Prevention and Control Canada) Summer 2019; 1 (1): 15-18.
Pong S, Holliday P, Fernie G. Effect of intermittent deployment of an electronic monitoring system on hand hygiene behaviors in healthcare workers. Am J Infect Control 2019;47:376-380
Pong S, Holliday P, Fernie G. Secondary measures of hand hygiene performance in health care available with continuous electronic monitoring of individuals. Am J Infect Control 2019;47(1):38-44.
Pong S, Holliday P, Fernie G. Effect of electronic real-time prompting on hand hygiene behaviors in health care workers. Am J Infect Control 2018;46:768-774.
Muller MP, Levchenko AI, Ing S, Pong SM, Fernie GR. Electronic monitoring of individual healthcare workers’ hand hygiene event rate. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 2014;35(9):1189-1191.
Levchenko AI, Boscart VM, Fernie GR. Automated monitoring: a potential solution for achieving sustainable improvement in hand hygiene practices. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing 2014;32:397-403.
Srigley JA, Gardam M, Fernie G, Lightfoot D, Lebovic G, Muller MP. Hand hygiene monitoring technology: a systematic review of efficacy. J Hosp Infect 2015;89:51-60
Srigley JA, Lightfoot D, Fernie G, Gardam M, Muller M. Hand hygiene monitoring technology: protocol for a systematic review. Systematic Reviews 2013;2:101.
Levchenko AI, Boscart VM, Fernie GR. The effect of automated monitoring and real-time prompting on nurses’ hand hygiene performance. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing 2013;31(10):498-504.
Boscart VM, Fernie GR, Lee JH, Jaglal SB. Using psychological theory to inform methods to optimize the implementation of a hand hygiene intervention. Implementation Science 2012;7:77
Levchenko AI, Boscart VM, Fernie GR. Hand hygiene monitoring and real-time prompting system. Proc IEEE SysCon 2012. Vancouver, Canada: IEEE International Systems Conference 2012:474-478.
Boscart VM, Lee JH, Marquez-Chin C, Tsang M, Fernie GR. Validation of a novel electronic auditing tool for hand hygiene activity. The Cdn J Infect Control 2011:119-125.
Levchenko AI, Boscart VM, Fernie GR. The feasibility of an automated monitoring system to improve nurses’ hand hygiene. Int J Med Informatics 2011; 80:596-603.
Momen K, Fernie GR. Automatic detection of the onset of nursing activities using accelerometers and adaptive segmentation. Technology and Health Care 2011;19:319-329.
Momen K, Fernie GR. Nursing activity recognition using an inexpensive game controller: an application to infection control. Technology and Health Care 2010;18:393-408.
Levchenko AI, Hufton GC, Boscart VM, Fernie GR. Embedded system for hygiene compliance monitoring. IEEE Trans Autom Sci Eng 2010; 77:695-698.
Boscart VM, Levchenko AI, Fernie GR, Wodchis WP. Automated hand hygiene monitoring: perspectives from healthcare staff, management and infection control specialists. (E) Hospital 2009; 2:15-16.
Boscart VM, Levchenko AI, Fernie GR. Defining the configuration of a hand hygiene monitoring system. Am J Infect Control 2010;38(7);518-522.
Boscart VM, Gorski S, Holliday PJ, Hufton G, Levchenko AI, Marquez-Chin C, McGilton K, Momen K, Tsang M, Fernie GR. Advanced technologies to curb healthcare-associated infections. Healthcare Papers 2009;9;51-55.
Boscart VM, McGilton KS, Levchenko A, Hufton G, Holliday P, Fernie GR. Acceptability of a wearable hand hygiene device with monitoring capabilities. Journal of Hospital Infection 2008; 70:216-222.