Kuo Piao Chung

Summary

Affiliation: National Taiwan University
Country: Taiwan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is it possible to identify cases of coronary artery bypass graft postoperative surgical site infection accurately from claims data?
    Tsung Hsien Yu
    Institute of Healthcare Policy and Management, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 14:42. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Are quality improvement methods a fashion for hospitals in Taiwan?
    Kuo Piao Chung
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:371-9. 2012
  3. pmc Is quality of colorectal cancer care good enough? Core measures development and its application for comparing hospitals in Taiwan
    Kuo Piao Chung
    Graduate Institute of Health Care Organization Administration, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:27. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Organization-based performance measures of cancer care quality: core measure development for breast cancer in Taiwan
    K P Chung
    Graduate Institute of Health Crae Organization Administration, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 17:5-18. 2008
  5. pmc Re-examining the significance of surgical volume to breast cancer survival and recurrence versus process quality of care in Taiwan
    Raymond N Kuo
    Center of Comparative Effectiveness Research, National Center of Excellence for Clinical Trial and Research, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Health Serv Res 48:26-46. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of lymph nodes in patients with colon cancer undergoing colon resection: a population-based study
    Yun Jau Chang
    Department of General Surgery, Zhongxing Branch, Taipei City Hospital, No 145, Zhengzhou Road, Datong District, Taipei, 100, Taiwan
    World J Surg 36:1906-14. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Application of the analytic hierarchy process in the performance measurement of colorectal cancer care for the design of a pay-for-performance program in Taiwan
    Kuo Piao Chung
    Graduate Institute of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Qual Health Care 25:81-91. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Application of propensity score model to examine the prognostic significance of lymph node number as a care quality indicator
    Yun Jau Chang
    Department of General Surgery, Zhongxing Branch, Taipei City Hospital, Graduate Institute of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University Hospital, No 17 Suchow Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Surg Oncol 21:e75-85. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Locoregional therapy-induced tumor necrosis as a predictor of recurrence after liver transplant in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Meng Hsing Ho
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3632-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Hospital quality information for patients in Taiwan: can they understand it?
    Shou Hsia Cheng
    Institute of Health Policy and Management and Center for Health Policy Research, National Taiwan University, College of Public Health, Taipei
    Int J Qual Health Care 14:155-60. 2002

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Is it possible to identify cases of coronary artery bypass graft postoperative surgical site infection accurately from claims data?
    Tsung Hsien Yu
    Institute of Healthcare Policy and Management, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 14:42. 2014
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  2. doi request reprint Are quality improvement methods a fashion for hospitals in Taiwan?
    Kuo Piao Chung
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Qual Health Care 24:371-9. 2012
    ..This study reviews the rise and fall of the quality improvement (QI) methods implemented by hospitals in Taiwan, and examines the factors related to these methods...
  3. pmc Is quality of colorectal cancer care good enough? Core measures development and its application for comparing hospitals in Taiwan
    Kuo Piao Chung
    Graduate Institute of Health Care Organization Administration, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:27. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop organization-based core measures for colorectal cancer patient care and apply these measures to compare hospital performance...
  4. doi request reprint Organization-based performance measures of cancer care quality: core measure development for breast cancer in Taiwan
    K P Chung
    Graduate Institute of Health Crae Organization Administration, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 17:5-18. 2008
    ..Our experience can be extended to other cancer sites and adapted to link with pay for performance or certification program in cancer care...
  5. pmc Re-examining the significance of surgical volume to breast cancer survival and recurrence versus process quality of care in Taiwan
    Raymond N Kuo
    Center of Comparative Effectiveness Research, National Center of Excellence for Clinical Trial and Research, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    Health Serv Res 48:26-46. 2013
    ..This study explored the association of surgical volume versus process quality with breast cancer survival and recurrence...
  6. doi request reprint Evaluation of lymph nodes in patients with colon cancer undergoing colon resection: a population-based study
    Yun Jau Chang
    Department of General Surgery, Zhongxing Branch, Taipei City Hospital, No 145, Zhengzhou Road, Datong District, Taipei, 100, Taiwan
    World J Surg 36:1906-14. 2012
    ..The present study was designed to assess the prognostic value among these lymph node evaluations...
  7. doi request reprint Application of the analytic hierarchy process in the performance measurement of colorectal cancer care for the design of a pay-for-performance program in Taiwan
    Kuo Piao Chung
    Graduate Institute of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Qual Health Care 25:81-91. 2013
    ..To prioritize performance measures for colorectal cancer care to facilitate the implementation of a pay-for-performance (PFP) system...
  8. doi request reprint Application of propensity score model to examine the prognostic significance of lymph node number as a care quality indicator
    Yun Jau Chang
    Department of General Surgery, Zhongxing Branch, Taipei City Hospital, Graduate Institute of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University Hospital, No 17 Suchow Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    Surg Oncol 21:e75-85. 2012
    ..We aim to use propensity score models to investigate the association between lymph node number and long-term survival for colorectal cancer patients...
  9. doi request reprint Locoregional therapy-induced tumor necrosis as a predictor of recurrence after liver transplant in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma
    Meng Hsing Ho
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, Taipei, Taiwan
    Ann Surg Oncol 18:3632-9. 2011
    ..Our goal was to assess the risk factors for posttransplant tumor recurrence, specifically the extent of necrosis induced by locoregional therapy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hospital quality information for patients in Taiwan: can they understand it?
    Shou Hsia Cheng
    Institute of Health Policy and Management and Center for Health Policy Research, National Taiwan University, College of Public Health, Taipei
    Int J Qual Health Care 14:155-60. 2002
    ..To investigate Taiwanese patients' ability to judge hospital quality and to examine their knowledge of commonly used quality indicators...
  11. pmc Risk groups defined by Recursive Partitioning Analysis of patients with colorectal adenocarcinoma treated with colorectal resection
    Yun Jau Chang
    Graduate Institute of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    BMC Med Res Methodol 12:2. 2012
    ..To define different prognostic groups of surgical colorectal adenocarcinoma patients derived from recursive partitioning analysis (RPA)...
  12. pmc The unintended consequence of diabetes mellitus pay-for-performance (P4P) program in Taiwan: are patients with more comorbidities or more severe conditions likely to be excluded from the P4P program?
    Tsung Tai Chen
    Department of Healthcare Information and Management, Ming Chuan University and Center for Health Insurance Research, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University
    Health Serv Res 46:47-60. 2011
    ..Doctors are permitted to choose which of their DM patients are included in the P4P program. We test whether seriously ill DM patients are disproportionately excluded from the P4P program...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of the pay-for-performance program for breast cancer care in Taiwan
    Raymond N C Kuo
    Graduate Institute of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Taipei City, Taiwan
    Am J Manag Care 17:e203-11. 2011
    ..To evaluate the impact of the nationwide pay-for-performance (P4P) program for breast cancer care (BC-P4P) in Taiwan on care quality, patient survival, and recurrence...
  14. ncbi request reprint Can cancer patients seeking a second opinion get better care?
    Hui Ru Chang
    No 17, Xu Zhou Road, Taipei, Taiwan 100, Taiwan
    Am J Manag Care 19:380-7. 2013
    ..To investigate whether cancer patients who sought a second opinion received better medical care...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of coping strategies used by hospitals in response to implementation of a case-based payment system by the National Health Insurance program
    Ching Chaw Huang
    Department of Health Care Management, National Taipei College of Nursing, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 104:468-75. 2005
    ..This study examined the relationship between the coping strategies adopted and the results attained by accredited teaching hospitals and non-teaching regional hospitals when responding to this regulatory change...
  16. doi request reprint Quality of care for lung cancer in Taiwan: a pattern of care based on core measures in the Taiwan Cancer Database registry
    Chun Ru Chien
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Oncology, National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 107:635-43. 2008
    ..To investigate the quality of care (QOC) for lung cancer in Taiwan, as measured by pattern of care (POC) variation...
  17. doi request reprint Statistical process control as a tool for controlling operating room performance: retrospective analysis and benchmarking
    Tsung Tai Chen
    Institute of Health Care Organization Administration, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:905-10. 2010
    ..This study aimed to analyse the performance of surgeons in operating room (OR) and set a benchmark by SPC after stabilized process...
  18. doi request reprint The use of statistical process control (risk-adjusted CUSUM, risk-adjusted RSPRT and CRAM with prediction limits) for monitoring the outcomes of out-of-hospital cardiac arrest patients rescued by the EMS system
    Tsung Tai Chen
    Center for Health Insurance Research, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Eval Clin Pract 17:71-7. 2011
    ..Based on previous experience from surgical surveillance, risk-adjusted cumulative sum (CUSUM)-type charts were applied to monitor out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) patient mortality...
  19. doi request reprint Using discrete choice experiment to elicit doctors' preferences for the report card design of diabetes care in Taiwan - a pilot study
    Tsung Tai Chen
    Institute of Health Care Organization Administration, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:14-20. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the Diabetes Mellitus (DM) providers' preferences towards four report card attributes: update frequency, risk adjustment, content information and display format...
  20. doi request reprint Is it enough to set national patient safety goals? An empirical evaluation in Taiwan
    Cathy Hui Ying Wung
    Taiwan Joint Commission on Hospital Accreditation and Quality Improvement, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:420-8. 2011
    ..To date, however, there has been no evaluation of these goals. This study aimed to develop a method to evaluate the status of the national patient safety goals in Taiwan...
  21. doi request reprint Predictors for readmission of acute ischemic stroke in Taiwan
    Hsuan Wei Li
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 110:627-33. 2011
    ..This study examined the patterns of care received by patients with ischemic stroke, estimated stroke readmission rates, and identified predictors related to readmission in Taiwan...
  22. ncbi request reprint Is the implementation of quality improvement methods in hospitals subject to the neighbourhood effect?
    Tsung Hsien Yu
    Institute of Healthcare Policy and Management, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Int J Qual Health Care 26:231-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to use a multilevel model to investigate whether and how the neighbourhood effect influences the implementation of QI methods in the hospital setting in Taiwan...
  23. ncbi request reprint Career stress and female managers' health in Taiwan's hospitals: a multilevel model approach
    Duan Rung Chen
    Graduate Institute of Health Care Organization Administration, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    Health Care Manage Rev 33:40-50. 2008
    ..This study investigates how perception-induced stress (barrier) and social capital (facilitator) affect the health of female managers...
  24. doi request reprint Comparing hepatic resection and transarterial chemoembolization for Barcelona Clinic Liver Cancer (BCLC) stage B hepatocellular carcinoma: change for treatment of choice?
    Chin Ta Lin
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Tri Service General Hospital, National Defense Medical Center, No 325, Sec 2, Cheng Kung Road, Neihu 114, Taipei, Taiwan
    World J Surg 34:2155-61. 2010
    ..The present study compared the long-term outcome of hepatic resection with TACE in the treatment of BCLC stage B HCC...
  25. pmc Effect of the Pay-for-Performance Program for Breast Cancer Care in Taiwan
    Raymond N C Kuo
    National Taiwan University Hospital and College of Public Health, National Taiwan University, Taipei City, Taiwan
    J Oncol Pract 7:e8s-e15s. 2011
    ..To evaluate the impact of the nationwide pay-for-performance (P4P) program for breast cancer care (BC-P4P) in Taiwan on care quality, patient survival, and recurrence...