Mark Fleming

Faculty of Science

Faculty Member Information

Scholarly Contributions

Book Reviews

(Ed) , Fleming Mark. (2013)"Understanding Why Employees Behave Safely from a Self-Determination Theory Perspective", Oxford University Press N/A, N/A
Kelloway In, Fleming Mark. (2011)"Beyond hard hats and harnesses, How small construction companies manage safety effectively", Edward Elgar Publishing Cheltenham N/A, 26-47
Croskerry P, Crosby K, Schenkel S, Wears , (Eds) R., Fleming Mark. (2009)"A safe culture in the emergency department", Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins N/A, 17-22
MacKinnon N., Fleming Mark. (2007)"Safety culture and climate in Healthcare", Canadian Pharmacists Association N/A, 41-58

Journal Articles

Hartnell N., MacKinnon N., Sketris I., Fleming M. "Identifying, Understanding, and Overcoming Barriers to Medication Error Reporting in Hospitals in Nova Scotia", BMJ Quality and Patient Safety 21 (Winter - 2012), 361-368
Matlow A, CMG Cronin, C Nijssen-Jordan, Flintoft V, Fleming M, B Brady-Fryer, Hiltz M, E. Orrbine. "Description of the development and validation of the Canadian Paediatric Trigger Tool", BMJ Quality & Safety 20 (Winter - 2011), 416-423
C. Dunphy, Cantwell R, Bourke S, Fleming M, Smith B, S. Joseph, Dunphy , S L. "Cognitive elements in clinical decision-making: Toward a cognitive model for medical education and understanding clinical reasoning", Advances in Health Sciences Education 15 (Winter - 2010), 229-250
C. Dunphy, Dunphy , L. S, Bourke S, Fleming M. "Evidence based-practice and Affect: The impact of Physician attitudes on outcomes associated with clinical reasoning and decision-making", Australian Journal of Educational & Developmental Psychology 10 (Winter - 2010), 56-64
M. Slaunwhite, M. Smith, Fleming M, Strang R, Lockhart C. "Increasing vaccination rates among health care workers: Using unit "champions" as a motivator", Canadian Journal of Infection Control 24(3) (Winter - 2009), 159-164
M. Slaunwhite, M. Smith, Fleming M, Fabrigar , R L.. "Using Normative Messages to Increase Healthy Behaviours", Journal of Workplace Health Management 12(3) (Winter - 2009), 231-244
Ginsburg L, Gilin D, Tregunno D, G Norton, W. Flemons, Fleming M. "Advancing measurement of patient safety culture", Health Services Research 44 (Winter - 2009), 205-223
Fleming M., Gatien , B . "(Forthcoming) Investigating the impact of a company merger on pilot safety attitudes", International Journal of Aviation Psychology NA (Winter - 2008), NA
Fleming M., Wentzell , N . "Patient Safety culture improvement tool: development and guidelines for use", Healthcare Quarterly 11 (Winter - 2008), 10-15
Fleming M., Smith S., Sullivan J. "Investigating interpersonal competencies in cardiac surgery teams", Canadian Journal of Surgery 49, No. 1 (Winter - 2006), NA
Murphy A., Fleming M., Martin-Misener Sketris, I. R., MacCara M., Gass D. "Drug information resources used by nurse practitioners and collaborating physicians at the point of care in Nova Scotia, Canada: a survey and review of the literature", BMC Nursing 5:5 (Winter - 2006), NA
Mearns K., Rundmo T., Flin R, Gordon R., Fleming , M . "Evaluation of psychosocial and organisational factors in offshore safety - A comparative study", Journal of Risk Research 7(5) (Winter - 2004), 545-561
Fleming M. "A solution focused approach to Safety Culture measurement", HR Professional August/September (Winter - 2003), NA
Fleming M., Buchan , D . "Risk is in the eye of the beholder", The Safety and Health Practitioner 20 (Winter - 2002), 30-34


Fleming M. "Fair and just Culture. Presentation to the Protection of Persons in Care working group" (Winter - 2012)
Fleming M. "Patient Safety Culture Measurement and Improvement. Presentation at the CPSI Patient Safety officer course" (Winter - 2012)
Fleming M. "Safety Culture Measurement and Improvement. Presentation at the C-NLOPB safety Forum" (Winter - 2012)
Fleming M., B . "Diversity culture in the oil and gas industry" (Winter - 2011)
Fleming M, Flin , R . "Translating survey results into an improvement plan. Workshop at Q1 Patient safety forum" (Winter - 2011)
Fleming M. "Safety culture improvement: Alchemy by another name" (Winter - 2011)
Fleming M.. "Safety culture regulation" (Winter - 2011)
Fleming M. "Importance of Safety Culture: Lessons from disasters" (Winter - 2011)
Fleming M. "Patient safety culture improvement: Getting everybody onboard" (Winter - 2011)
Fleming M. "Safety Culture Leadership and Improvement. Presentation at the annual IRF safety conference" (Winter - 2011)
N. Scott., M Fleming.. "Patient versus Occupational Safety Culture: Competing Forces Or Two Sides of the Same Coin?" (Winter - 2010)
Hartnell N., MacKinnon N., Smith S., Fleming M. "Identifying, Understanding, and Overcoming Barriers to Medication Error Reporting in Hospitals in Nova Scotia, Canada" (Winter - 2009)
Scott N., Fleming , M . "Developing A Safety Culture Improvement Tool" (Winter - 2009)
Scott N., Fleming M., Bourgeois L. "What motivates you to work safely? A self-determined perspective" (Winter - 2009)
Boliver D, Mardlin-Smith F,, Fleming M. "Applying Human Factors: An Evaluation of Patient Registration. Poster presented at the CAPHC annual conference" (Winter - 2009)
Hartnell N, MacKinnon N., Sketris I.,, S. , Fleming , M . "Identifying, Understanding, and Overcoming Barriers to Medication Error Reporting in Nova Scotia Hospitals", ISPE conference (Summer - 2008)
Slaunwhite J.M., Wentzell N., Gatien , B . "The influence of work stressors on safety related events: The mediating role of employee well being" (Winter - 2008)
Gatien B., Fleming M.,, Wentzell N. "An investigation into the relationship between organisational justice and safety climate perceptions" (Winter - 2008)
Fleming M. "Patient Safety Culture measurement and improvement", 2nd annual Paediatric Patient Safety Conference (Spring - 2006)
Fleming M. "Importance of interpersonal competencies in healthcare teams", Atlantic Provinces Pediatric Hematology Oncology Network (APPHON) Conference (Spring - 2006)
Fleming M. "Non technical competencies of medical teams", Obstetrics and gynaecology rounds at the IWK (Winter - 2006)
Fleming M. "Safety culture in healthcare organisations", Nova Scotia Association of Health Organizations (NSAHO) Continuing Care Conference (Winter - 2006)
Fleming M, Gatien B., Vatcher , R . "Changes in safety attitudes in a Canadian regional airline following a merger", 13th International Symposium on Aviation Psychology (Winter - 2005)
Fleming M. "Inaugural CPSI Lecture: Safety culture measurement, lessons learned from other industries", CAPHC Annual Conference (Fall - 2005)
Fleming M. "Using heroes, rituals and villains to promote a positive safety culture", Plenary speaker Atlantic Provinces Pediatric Hematology Oncology Network (APPHON) conference (Fall - 2005)
Fleming M. "Using heroes, rituals and villains to promote a positive safety culture", British Columbia Fractured Hip Collaborative Closing Congress (Fall - 2005)
Fleming M., Boiteau , P . "Patient Safety Culture Explained", Safer Health Care Now! conference (Spring - 2005)
Fleming M., Meakin , S . "Health and Safety Culture Maturity Model: Improvement through involvement", 7th SPE International Conference on Health, Safety & Environment in Oil and Gas Exploration and Production (Winter - 2004)
Fleming M., Smith , S . "The role of teamwork and communication in enhancing performance in a Mental Health environment", CHOICES Team Members (Summer - 2004)
Fleming M. "). Lessons from the offshore oil and gas industry", Third Halifax International Symposium on Healthcare Safety (Fall - 2003)
Fleming M. "Effective safety leadership behaviours in the UK offshore oil and gas industry", XI European congress on work and organizational psychology (Spring - 2003)
Fleming M. "Safety Culture and Safety Leadership", Newfoundland & Labrador Industrial Health & Safety Association annual conference (Winter - 2003)
Fleming M. "Non-technical competencies of surgical teams", Presentation to QEII surgical department heads (Winter - 2003)
Fleming M., Smith , S . "Non-technical competencies of Cardiac teams", Presentation to QEII cardiac team members (Spring - 2003)
Fleming M. "Safety culture research in the offshore oil and gas industry", Petroleum Research Atlantic Canada Symposium (Fall - 2002)
Fleming M. "Psychological approaches to health and safety management: Magic bullet or Magic trick", 63rd Canadian Psychological Association conference (Spring - 2002)
Fleming M. "Overview of offshore health and safety research in Atlantic Canada", international offshore health and safety regulators meeting (Fall - 2002)
Fleming M. "Safety culture development in the offshore oil and gas industry, lessons learnt from the North Sea", NOIA Conference (Winter - 2002)