P Allen

Summary

Affiliation: London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of contracts in the management of infectious disease related risk in the NHS internal market
    Pauline Allen
    Collaborative Centre for the Economics of Infectious Disease, Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
    Health Policy 59:257-81. 2002
  2. pmc Co-operation and conflict under hard and soft contracting regimes: case studies from England and Wales
    David Hughes
    Department of Public Health and Policy Studies, Swansea University, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:S7. 2013
  3. pmc An economic analysis of the limits of market based reforms in the English NHS
    Pauline Allen
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:S1. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Investigating the governance of autonomous public hospitals in England: multi-site case study of NHS foundation trusts
    Pauline Allen
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:94-100. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Provider diversity in the English NHS: a study of recent developments in four local health economies
    Pauline Allen
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:23-30. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint New localism in the English National Health Service: what is it for?
    Pauline Allen
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 79:244-52. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint What are 'third way' governments learning? Health care consumers and quality in England and Germany
    Pauline Allen
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 76:202-12. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Plus ça change, plus c'est la meme chose: to the internal market and back in the British National Health Service?
    Pauline Allen
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 1:171-8. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Changing organisations: a study of the context and processes of mergers of health care providers in England
    Naomi Fulop
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:119-30. 2005
  10. pmc On being a good listener: setting priorities for applied health services research
    Jonathan Lomas
    Canadian Health Services Research Foundation, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Milbank Q 81:363-88. 2003

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of contracts in the management of infectious disease related risk in the NHS internal market
    Pauline Allen
    Collaborative Centre for the Economics of Infectious Disease, Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
    Health Policy 59:257-81. 2002
    ..Contracts were not complete, and some of the elements of relational contracts were present. These elements did not, however, fully compensate for the lack of clear accountability caused by contractual incompleteness...
  2. pmc Co-operation and conflict under hard and soft contracting regimes: case studies from England and Wales
    David Hughes
    Department of Public Health and Policy Studies, Swansea University, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:S7. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc An economic analysis of the limits of market based reforms in the English NHS
    Pauline Allen
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 13:S1. 2013
    ..Recently, the Health and Social Care Act 2012 ('HSCA') has been enacted, introducing further market elements. The paper examines the theory and effects of these market mechanisms...
  4. doi request reprint Investigating the governance of autonomous public hospitals in England: multi-site case study of NHS foundation trusts
    Pauline Allen
    Department of Health Services Research and Policy, Faculty of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:94-100. 2012
    ..To investigate the external and internal governance of NHS foundation trusts (FTs), which have increased autonomy, and local members and governors unlike other NHS trusts...
  5. doi request reprint Provider diversity in the English NHS: a study of recent developments in four local health economies
    Pauline Allen
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    J Health Serv Res Policy 17:23-30. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint New localism in the English National Health Service: what is it for?
    Pauline Allen
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 79:244-52. 2006
    ..Looking at the evidence to date, both about decentralisation of health services and about Foundation Trusts, the achievement of these goals seems uncertain...
  7. ncbi request reprint What are 'third way' governments learning? Health care consumers and quality in England and Germany
    Pauline Allen
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 76:202-12. 2006
    ..In the case of England, the amount of choice consumers have is gradually increasing, while in Germany, attempts are being made to restrict the wide choice of providers in order to cap expenditure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Plus ça change, plus c'est la meme chose: to the internal market and back in the British National Health Service?
    Pauline Allen
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 1:171-8. 2002
    ..Efforts are also being made to curtail the high degree of centralisation in the early post internal market years...
  9. ncbi request reprint Changing organisations: a study of the context and processes of mergers of health care providers in England
    Naomi Fulop
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Soc Sci Med 60:119-30. 2005
    ..Understanding the process of merger better should lead to a more cautious approach to the likely gains, provide understanding of the problems that are likely in the period of change, and anticipate and avoid harmful consequences...
  10. pmc On being a good listener: setting priorities for applied health services research
    Jonathan Lomas
    Canadian Health Services Research Foundation, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Milbank Q 81:363-88. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint From health technology assessment to research on the organisation and delivery of health services: addressing the balance
    Naomi Fulop
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Health Policy 63:155-65. 2003
    ..The challenge for this research is that the findings are valued and used by health service professionals, managers and users...
  12. ncbi request reprint Patient choice: as attractive as it seems?
    Nick Goodwin
    J Health Serv Res Policy 11:129-32. 2006
  13. pmc Process and impact of mergers of NHS trusts: multicentre case study and management cost analysis
    Naomi Fulop
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT
    BMJ 325:246. 2002
    ..To study the processes involved in and impact of mergers between NHS trusts, including the effect on management costs...
  14. ncbi request reprint Health professionals' views of contracting for infection control in the NHS internal market
    Pauline Allen
    Collaborative Centre for the Economics of Infectious Disease, Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    J Manag Med 16:20-33. 2002
    ..As formal agreements continue to be central to achieving quality of care in the post-internal market NHS, infection control professionals need to be involved in specification and implementation of these arrangements...
  15. ncbi request reprint A socio-legal and economic analysis of contracting in the NHS internal market using a case study of contracting for district nursing
    Pauline Allen
    Health Services Research Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK
    Soc Sci Med 54:255-66. 2002
    ..There are negative implications for the use of contracting in publicly financed health services--hierarchies may be more efficient (as lower transaction costs can be incurred) and possibly more effective in improving quality of care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Development of clinical pathways for long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs)
    Pauline Allen
    Department of Contraception and Sexual Health, Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Gloucester, UK
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 34:128. 2008