Veterans Health Administration

Three studies in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) used the British National Health Service Sustainability Index to explore staff sustainability perceptions. Study 1: Examined staff perceptions about the likelihood that changes from a national rollout of a mental health system redesign would be sustained. Study 2: Explored how staff sustainability perceptions and their commitment to an integration of primary care and mental health services in VA hospitals in two Veteran Integrated Services Network. Study 3: involved Polytrauma Rehabilitation Centers (PRC) staff and studied perceptions that the Family Care Map (FCM) would be sustained. These manuscripts summarize the results from these three studies.