Steven Morgan

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Canadian policy makers' views on pharmaceutical reimbursement contracts involving confidential discounts from drug manufacturers
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, B C, Canada V6T 1Z3 Electronic address
    Health Policy 112:248-54. 2013
  2. doi International best practices for negotiating 'reimbursement contracts' with price rebates from pharmaceutical companies
    Steven Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:771-7. 2013
  3. pmc Inter-jurisdictional cooperation on pharmaceutical product listing agreements: views from Canadian provinces
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver V6T 1Z3, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:34. 2013
  4. pmc Income inequities in end-of-life health care spending in British Columbia, Canada: A cross-sectional analysis, 2004-2006
    Colleen M Cunningham
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver B, C, V6T1Z3 Canada
    Int J Equity Health 10:12. 2011
  5. pmc Sex, drugs and gender roles: mapping the use of sex and gender based analysis in pharmaceutical policy research
    Devon L Greyson
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T1Z3, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 9:26. 2010
  6. pmc Effects of prescription adaptation by pharmacists
    Michael R Law
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:313. 2010
  7. pmc Registration for public drug benefits across areas of differing ethnic composition in British Columbia, Canada
    Vivian W Leong
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:171. 2010
  8. pmc On the validity of area-based income measures to proxy household income
    Gillian E Hanley
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:79. 2008
  9. pmc Individual and contextual determinants of regional variation in prescription drug use: an analysis of administrative data from British Columbia
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e15883. 2010
  10. doi Balancing health and industrial policy objectives in the pharmaceutical sector: lessons from Australia
    Steve Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Health Policy 87:133-45. 2008

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. doi Canadian policy makers' views on pharmaceutical reimbursement contracts involving confidential discounts from drug manufacturers
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, B C, Canada V6T 1Z3 Electronic address
    Health Policy 112:248-54. 2013
    ..The establishment of policies for disciplined negotiations, inter-jurisdictional cooperation, and provision of drug coverage for all citizens are potential solutions to the challenges created by this new pharmaceutical pricing paradigm. ..
  2. doi International best practices for negotiating 'reimbursement contracts' with price rebates from pharmaceutical companies
    Steven Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:771-7. 2013
    ..Policy makers should also work to address undesirable price disparities within their countries and internationally, which may occur as a result of this new pricing paradigm...
  3. pmc Inter-jurisdictional cooperation on pharmaceutical product listing agreements: views from Canadian provinces
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver V6T 1Z3, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:34. 2013
    ..In the context of Canada's decentralized health system, we aimed to document provincial policy makers' perceptions about collaborative PLA negotiations...
  4. pmc Income inequities in end-of-life health care spending in British Columbia, Canada: A cross-sectional analysis, 2004-2006
    Colleen M Cunningham
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver B, C, V6T1Z3 Canada
    Int J Equity Health 10:12. 2011
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  5. pmc Sex, drugs and gender roles: mapping the use of sex and gender based analysis in pharmaceutical policy research
    Devon L Greyson
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T1Z3, Canada
    Int J Equity Health 9:26. 2010
    ..A growing number of research bodies internationally have issued laws, guidance or encouragement to support conducting sex and gender based analysis (SGBA) in all health related research...
  6. pmc Effects of prescription adaptation by pharmacists
    Michael R Law
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Health, The University of British Columbia, 201 2206 East Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:313. 2010
    ..We hypothesize this policy increased drug utilization and drug costs, increased patient adherence to medication, and reduced total healthcare resource use...
  7. pmc Registration for public drug benefits across areas of differing ethnic composition in British Columbia, Canada
    Vivian W Leong
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:171. 2010
    ..Given past research suggesting that registration processes may pose an access barrier to certain subpopulations, we aimed to determine whether registration rates varied across small geographic areas that differed in ethnic composition...
  8. pmc On the validity of area-based income measures to proxy household income
    Gillian E Hanley
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:79. 2008
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  9. pmc Individual and contextual determinants of regional variation in prescription drug use: an analysis of administrative data from British Columbia
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e15883. 2010
    ..In this paper, we explore the determinants of variations in the use of prescription drugs, drawing on health services theories of access to care...
  10. doi Balancing health and industrial policy objectives in the pharmaceutical sector: lessons from Australia
    Steve Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Health Policy 87:133-45. 2008
    ..Australia has grappled with this issue for years, even incorporating the goal of "maintaining a responsible and viable medicines industry" into its National Medicines Policy...
  11. pmc Canadian prescription drug costs surpass 18 billion dollars
    Steve Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 172:1323-4. 2005
  12. pmc Income-based drug coverage in British Columbia: the impact on private and public expenditures
    Steve Morgan
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, Program in Pharmaceutical Policy, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Healthc Policy 2:e129-53. 2006
    ..It was also hoped that income-based deductibles would increase consumer price sensitivity in decision-making. This analysis measured policy impacts on private and public expenditure and on expenditure drivers...
  13. pmc Ethnic differences in the use of prescription drugs: a cross-sectional analysis of linked survey and administrative data
    Steven Morgan
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Open Med 5:e87-93. 2011
    ..We conducted a cross-sectional analysis of survey and administrative data to examine needs-adjusted rates of prescription drug use by people of different ethnic groups...
  14. ncbi Prescription drug accessibility and affordability in the United States and abroad
    Steve Morgan
    School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia, Canada
    Issue Brief (Commonw Fund) 89:1-12. 2010
    ..The authors say that value-based benefit designs, reference pricing, and group purchasing could reduce financial barriers and keep down pharmaceutical spending...
  15. ncbi Seniors' prescription drug cost inflation and cost containment: evidence from British Columbia
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 429 2194 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Health Policy 68:299-307. 2004
    ..Changes in the mix of therapies and the type of product selected explained over half of the observed drug expenditure inflation. Increased generic substitution significantly reduced the price of products selected over the period...
  16. doi The cost of drug development: a systematic review
    Steve Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Health Policy 100:4-17. 2011
    ..We aimed to systematically review and assess published estimates of the cost of developing new drugs...
  17. ncbi Centralising drug review to improve coverage decisions: economic lessons from (and for) Canada
    Steve Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 5:67-73. 2006
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  18. ncbi Drug spending in Canada: recent trends and causes
    Steve Morgan
    Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Med Care 42:635-42. 2004
    ..Canadians spent almost dollars 15 billion, over dollars 460 per capita, on prescription drugs in 2002, yet there is little published evidence regarding the nature and causes of these expenditures...
  19. ncbi Outcomes-based drug coverage in British Columbia
    Steven Morgan
    University of British Columbia, Health Care and Epidemiology, Program in Pharmaceutical Policy, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:269-76. 2004
    ..We describe lessons from the B.C. experience for jurisdictions interested in basing coverage on evidence of proven comparative advantage for patients' health...
  20. ncbi An outcomes-based approach to decisions about drug coverage policies in British Columbia
    Steve Morgan
    Program in Pharmaceutical Policy, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 429 2194 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1230-2. 2004
  21. ncbi Persistence with hypertension treatment among community-dwelling BC seniors
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, UBC
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 11:e267-73. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine persistence with prescribed hypertension treatment among newly treated community-dwelling seniors in British Columbia...
  22. pmc First-line first? Trends in thiazide prescribing for hypertensive seniors
    Steve Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    PLoS Med 2:e80. 2005
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  23. pmc "Breakthrough" drugs and growth in expenditure on prescription drugs in Canada
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 429 2194 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6T 1Z3
    BMJ 331:815-6. 2005
  24. ncbi Booming prescription drug expenditure: a population-based analysis of age dynamics
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Med Care 43:996-1008. 2005
    ..Prescription drug expenditures in North America have nearly doubled in the past 5 years, creating intense pressure for all public and private benefits managers and policymakers...
  25. pmc Predictive genetic tests and health system costs
    Steve Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 168:989-91. 2003
  26. ncbi Centralized drug review processes in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United kingdom
    Steven G Morgan
    University of British Columbia
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:337-47. 2006
    ..Rigor of process and transparency of data and rationale are believed to be important for maximizing the impact and political acceptability of the processes...
  27. ncbi The economics of direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription-only drugs: prescribed to improve consumer welfare?
    Steven Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 429 2194 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver, V6T 1Z3, Canada
    J Health Serv Res Policy 8:237-44. 2003
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  28. pmc Internet pharmacy: prices on the up-and-up
    Steven Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 170:945-6. 2004
  29. pmc Population aging and the determinants of healthcare expenditures: the case of hospital, medical and pharmaceutical care in british columbia, 1996 to 2006
    Steven Morgan
    Associate Professor and Associate Director, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, School of Population and Public Heath, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Healthc Policy 7:68-79. 2011
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  30. ncbi Whither seniors' pharmacare: lessons from (and for) Canada
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:49-59. 2003
    ..Sustainable and equitable pharmacare programs require the political willingness to confront opposition to policies that will, if successful, contain program costs without obstructing access...
  31. ncbi Post-Romanow pharmacare: last-dollar first...first-dollar lost?
    Steven G Morgan
    Health Care and Epidemiology, Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Healthc Pap 4:10-20. 2004
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  32. ncbi The authors respond
    Steven G Morgan
    Health Care and Epidemiology, and Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Healthc Pap 4:68-72. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi Canadians confront health care reform
    Julia Abelson
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Centre for Health Economics and Policy Analysis, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:186-93. 2004
    ..But they appeared more receptive to two-tier care and for-profit delivery for the newer and rapidly expanding domains of home care and high-tech care...
  34. pmc Quantifying components of drug expenditure inflation: the British Columbia seniors' drug benefit plan
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    Health Serv Res 37:1243-66. 2002
    ..To quantify the relative and absolute importance of different factors contributing to increases in per capita prescription drug costs for a population of Canadian seniors...
  35. ncbi Who's the fairest of them all? Which provincial pharmacare model would best protect Canadians against catastrophic drug costs?
    Megan E Coombes
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, 429 2194 Health Sciences Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
    Healthc Q 7:suppl 13-9. 2004
    ..A national standard for "reasonable" catastrophic coverage has yet to be formally defined...
  36. ncbi A population-based analysis of statin utilization in British Columbia
    Colette B Raymond
    University of Manitoba, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical Services Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Clin Ther 29:2107-19. 2007
    ..The purpose of this research was to measure prevalent and incident statin use in the population of British Columbia from 1996 to 2004 across specific patient characteristics (sociodemographic and clinical)...
  37. ncbi Toward a standard definition and measurement of persistence with drug therapy: Examples from research on statin and antihypertensive utilization
    Patricia A Caetano
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia
    Clin Ther 28:1411-24; discussion 1410. 2006
    ..However, the terminology and methodology used for measuring persistence varied across studies, making it difficult to compare persistence rates...
  38. pmc Prescription drug expenditures and population demographics
    Steven G Morgan
    Centre for Health Services and Policy Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC Canada V6T 1Z3
    Health Serv Res 41:411-28. 2006
    ..To provide detailed demographic profiles of prescription drug utilization and expenditures in order to isolate the impact of demographic change from other factors that affect drug expenditure trends...
  39. ncbi Antidepressant utilization in British Columbia from 1996 to 2004: increasing prevalence but not incidence
    Colette B Raymond
    Department of Pharmaceutical Services, Health Sciences Centre Hospital, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Psychiatr Serv 58:79-84. 2007
    ..This study investigated the prevalence and incidence of antidepressant use in British Columbia over eight years...