Quality Improvement and Measurement
Environmental Scan of Primary Care-Based Efforts To Reduce Readmissions – Sonali Saluja, MD, MPH and Michael Hochman, MD, MPH, Agency for Health Care Research and Quality, 2019.
Evaluation of a Digital Diabetes Prevention Program Adapted for the Medicaid Population: Study Design and Methods for a Non-Randomized, Controlled Trial – Michael Cousineau, DPH, Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications, 2018.
A Retrospective Analysis of Corticosteroid Utilization Before Initiation of Biologic DMARDs Among Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis in the United States – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Rheumatology and Therapy, 2018.
Primary care team – and clinic level factors affecting HPV vaccine uptake – Michael Hochman, MD, MPH, Vaccine, 2017.
Association of physicians perceived barriers with human papillomavirus vaccination initiation – Albert Farias, PhD, MPH, Preventive Medicine, 2017.
Exploring the role of physician communication about adjuvant endocrine therapy among breast cancer patients on active treatment: a qualitative analysis – Albert Farias, PhD, MPH, Supportive Care in Cancer, 2017.
Reliability of 30-Day Readmission Measures Used in the Hospital Readmission Reduction Program – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Health Services Research, 2016.
Fostering a commitment to quality: Best practices in safety-net hospitals – Michael Hochman, MD, MPH, Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 2016.
Community Oncology Medical Homes: Physician-Driven Change to Improve Patient Care and Reduce Costs – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Journal of Oncology Practice, 2015.
Patient-Centered Medical Homes in Community Oncology Practices: Changes in Spending and Care Quality Associated With the COME HOME Experience – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Journal of Oncology Practice, 2019. Cost-Effectiveness of Hepatitis C Screening in Low-Income Baby Boomers – Barbara Turner, MD, MSED, MACP,
Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 2019.
The Association Between Out-of-Pocket Costs and Adherence to Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy Among Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients – Albert Farias, PhD, MPH, American Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2018.
Smoking Cessation for Smokers Not Ready to Quit: Meta-analysis and Cost-effectiveness Analysis – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 2018.
Anticipatory Behavior in Response to Medicare Part D’s Coverage Gap – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Health Economics, 2017.
Most Hospitals Received Annual Penalties For Excess Readmissions, But Some Fared Better Than Others – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Health Affairs, 2017.
Economic Analyses of an Alcohol Misconduct Prevention Program in a Military Setting – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Military Medicine, 2017.
Hospitalizations, outcomes, and management costs of febrile neutropenia in patients from a managed care population – Albert Farias, PhD, MPH, Supportive Care in Cancer, 2017.
Regular source of care for non-cancer care among cancer survivors – Michael Cousineau, DPH,
What do Medical Students Think About Healthcare Policy Education? – Michael Cousineau, DPH, Education for Health, 2018.
Three years in – changing plan features in the U.S. health insurance marketplace – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, BMC Health Services Research, 2018 .
Lessons Learned From the Affordable Care Act: The Premium Subsidy Design May Promote Adverse Selection – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Medical Care Research and Review, 2018.
New enrollment under the affordable care act: leading the way for community health centers in Southern California – Michael Hochman, MD, MPH, BMC Health Services Research, 2018.
Trends over time in enrollment in non-group health insurance plans by tobacco use in the United States – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Preventive Medicine Reports, 2017.
What Predicts Performance? A Multicenter Study Examining the Association Between Resident Performance, Rank List Position, and United States Medical Licensing Examination Step 1 Scores – Todd Schneberk, MD, MA, Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2017.
Are Preferences for Aggressive Medical Treatment Associated with Healthcare Utilization in the Very Old? – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, Journal of Palliative Medicine, 2017.
The Role of Spatially-Derived Access-to-Care Characteristics in Melanoma Prevention and Control in Los Angeles County – Michael Cousineau, DPH, Health and Place, 2017.
Support for National Health Insurance Seven Years Into Massachusetts Healthcare Reform: Views of Populations Targeted by the Reform – Sonali Saluja, MD, MPH, International Journal of Health Services, 2016.
Minority Patient Preferences, Barriers, and Facilitators for Shared Decision-Making with Health Care Providers in the USA: A Systematic Review – Monica Perez Jolles, PhD, Patient Education and Counseling, 2019.
Evaluation of a multifaceted intervention to reduce health disparities in hepatitis C screening: a pre-post analysis – Barbara Turner, MD, MSED, MACP, Hepatology, 2019.
Underserved Populations: Advancing Health, Engaging, and Developing (UP AHEAD) Research Handbook – Practical Methods for Community Engagement – Barbara Turner, MD, MSED, MACP, Society of Public Health Educators, 2019.
Assessment of Racial/Ethnic and Income Disparities in the Prescription of Opioids and Other Controlled Medications in California – Todd Schneberk, MD, MA, JAMA Intern Medicine, 2019.
How Have 30-Day Readmission Penalties Affected Racial Disparities in Readmissions?: an Analysis from 2007 to 2014 in Five US States – Cameron Kaplan, PhD , Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2019.
Evaluating Methods to Engage Minority Patients and Caregivers as Stakeholders – Barbara Turner, MD, MSED, MACP, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), 2019.
Implementation of the chronic care model to reduce disparities in hypertension control: Benefits take time – Barbara Turner, MD, MSED, MACP, Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2018.
Chronic pain self-management program for low-income patients: Themes from a qualitative inquiry – Barbara Turner, MD, MSED, MACP, Pain Medicine, 2018.
Randomized trial of a low literacy chronic pain self-management program: Analysis of secondary pain and psychological outcome measures – Barbara Turner, MD, MSED, MACP, The Journal of Pain, 2018.
Racial and geographic disparities in adherence and discontinuation to adjuvant endocrine therapy in Texas Medicaid-insured patients with breast cancer – Albert Farias, PhD, MPH, Medical Oncology, 2018.
Racial differences in long-term adjuvant endocrine therapy adherence and mortality among Medicaid-insured breast cancer patients in Texas: Findings from TCR-Medicaid linked data – Albert Farias, PhD, MPH, BMC Cancer, 2018.
Significant increase in risk of fibrosis or cirrhosis at time of HCV diagnosis for Hispanics with diabetes and obesity compared with other ethnic groups – Barbara Turner, MD, MSED, MACP, Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 2018.
The cost of cure: Barriers to access for HCV treatment in South Texas – Barbara Turner, MD, MSED, MACP, Journal of Oncology Practice, 2018.
Patient and provider perspectives on the potential value and use of a bilingual online patient portal in a Spanish-speaking safety-net population – Michael Hochman, MD, MPH, Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 2017.
Patient Experiences with Care Differ with Chronic Care Management in a Federally Qualified Community Health Center – Michael Hochman, MD, MPH, Population Health Management, 2017.
Racial Differences in Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy Use and Discontinuation in Association with Mortality among Medicare Breast Cancer Patients by Receptor Status – Albert Farias, PhD, MPH, C ancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, 2017.
Association Between Out-Of-Pocket Costs, Race/Ethnicity, and Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy Adherence Among Medicare Patients With Breast Cancer – Albert Farias, PhD, MPH, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2017.
Factors Associated with Adherence to Adjuvant Endocrine Therapy Among Privately Insured and Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients: A Quantile Regression Analysis – Albert Farias, PhD, MPH, Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy, 2016.
Ethnic differences in initiation and timing of adjuvant endocrine therapy among older women with hormone receptor-positive breast cancer enrolled in Medicare Part D – Albert Farias, PhD, MPH, Medical Oncology, 2016.
Tobacco Surcharges on 2015 Health Insurance Plans Sold in Federally Facilitated Marketplaces: Variations by Age and Geography and Implications for Health Equity – Cameron Kaplan, PhD, American Journal of Public Health, 2015.
See also a follow-up Health Affairs piece on the topic.
Tobacco Retail Licensing and Youth Product Use – Michael Cousineau, DPH, Pediatrics, 2019.
The Supply of Prescription Opioids: Contributions of Acute Care Prescribers and High Quantity Prescribers – Todd Schneberk, MD, MA, Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2018.
Revising School Wellness Policies using Evidence based Healthy Eating & Active Living Strategies by Engaging District Stakeholders – Michael Hochman, MD, MPH, Journal of Family Medicine & Community Health, 2017.
Advocacy Coalitions involved in California’s Menu Labeling Policy Debate: Exploring Coalition Structure, Policy Beliefs, Resources, and Strategies – Michael Cousineau, DPH, Social Science & Medicine, 2017.
Unsafe Drugs Were Prescribed More Than One Hundred Million Times in the United States Before Being Recalled – Sonali Saluja, MD, MPH, International Journal of Health Services, 2016.