Objective To investigate the effect of pediatrician supply on under-5 mortality over the period 2000–2010.
Author Archives: Health Services Research
Objective To assess three possible determinants of individuals’ response in their private insurance purchases to the availability of the Partnership for Long-Term Care (PLTC) insurance program: bequest motives, financial literacy, and program awareness.
Objectives To demonstrate how falsification tests can be used to evaluate instrumental variables methods applicable to a wide variety of comparative effectiveness research questions.
Objective To estimate the relative importance of organizational-, procedural-, and interpersonal-level features of health care delivery systems from the patient perspective.
Source article: Just How Useful Are Health Rankings?
Visit source: County Health Rankings and the Cult of the Imperfect
Objective Rank county health using a Bayesian factor analysis model.
Objective To examine self-reported financial strain in relation to pharmacy utilization adherence data.
Background The use of physician office-based tools such as electronic health records (EHRs), health risk appraisal (HRA) instruments, and written patient reminder lists is encouraged to support efficient, high-quality, patient-centered care.
Objective To evaluate whether aligning the Part D low-income subsidy and Medicaid program enrollment pathways in 2010 increased Medicaid participation among new Medicare beneficiaries.
Objective To utilize functional status (FS) outcomes to benchmark outpatient therapy clinics.
Objective Using a socio-ecological model, this study examines the influence of facility characteristics on the transition of nursing home residents to the community after a short stay (within 90 days of admission) or long stay (365 days of admission) across states with different long-term services and supports systems.
Objective To compare total annual costs for Medicare beneficiaries receiving primary care in federally funded health centers (HCs) to Medicare beneficiaries in physician offices and outpatient clinics.
Originally posted here: Enhancing the Value of Statewide Hospital Discharge Data: Improving Clinical Content and…