Karen A Hacker

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Publications

  1. doi Effect of Pediatric Behavioral Health Screening and Colocated Services on Ambulatory and Inpatient Utilization
    Karen A Hacker
    Dr Hacker is with the Allegheny County Health Department, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania e mail Dr Penfold is with the Department of Health Services Research, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle Dr Arsenault is with the Institute for Community Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts Dr Zhang and Dr Soumerai are with the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and the Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, both in Boston Dr Wissow is with the Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore
    Psychiatr Serv 66:1141-8. 2015
  2. pmc Behavioral health services following implementation of screening in Massachusetts Medicaid children
    Karen A Hacker
    Allegheny County Health Department, and Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Pediatrics 134:737-46. 2014
  3. pmc Screening for behavioral health issues in children enrolled in Massachusetts Medicaid
    Karen A Hacker
    Allegheny County Health Department, 3333 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Pediatrics 133:46-54. 2014

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Publications3

  1. doi Effect of Pediatric Behavioral Health Screening and Colocated Services on Ambulatory and Inpatient Utilization
    Karen A Hacker
    Dr Hacker is with the Allegheny County Health Department, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania e mail Dr Penfold is with the Department of Health Services Research, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle Dr Arsenault is with the Institute for Community Health, Cambridge, Massachusetts Dr Zhang and Dr Soumerai are with the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute and the Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, both in Boston Dr Wissow is with the Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore
    Psychiatr Serv 66:1141-8. 2015
    ..The study sought to determine the impact of a pediatric behavioral health screening and colocation model on utilization of behavioral health care...
  2. pmc Behavioral health services following implementation of screening in Massachusetts Medicaid children
    Karen A Hacker
    Allegheny County Health Department, and Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
    Pediatrics 134:737-46. 2014
    ..To determine the relationship of child behavioral health (BH) screening results to receipt of BH services in Massachusetts Medicaid (MassHealth) children...
  3. pmc Screening for behavioral health issues in children enrolled in Massachusetts Medicaid
    Karen A Hacker
    Allegheny County Health Department, 3333 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Pediatrics 133:46-54. 2014
    ..To understand mandated behavioral health (BH) screening in Massachusetts Medicaid including characteristics of screened children, predictors of positive screens, and whether screening identifies children without a previous BH history...