Rosanna M Coffey
Affiliation: Thomson Scientific
- Racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic disparities in estimates of AHRQ patient safety indicatorsRosanna M Coffey
The MEDSTAT Group, Inc, Washington, DC 20008, USA
Med Care 43:I48-57. 2005..Patient safety events that result from the happenstance of mistakes and errors should not occur systematically across racial, ethnic, or socioeconomic subgroups...
- Trends in mental health insurance benefits and out-of-pocket spendingDavid R McKusick
The MEDSTAT Group, 4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW Suite 330, Washington, DC 20008, USA
J Ment Health Policy Econ 5:71-8. 2002..Insurance benefits can have a large effect on whether one is able to access health care services. Mental health and substance abuse (MHSA) insurance coverage has typically been less generous than that of general health services...
- U.S. spending for mental health and substance abuse treatment, 1991-2001Tami L Mark
Medstat, Washington, DC, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005..Private insurance payment for substance abuse actually dropped in real dollars, increasing the public share of substance abuse spending...
- What drove private health insurance spending on mental health and substance abuse care, 1992-1999?Tami L Mark
Research and Pharmaceutical Division, Medstat, Washington, DC, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 22:165-72. 2003..2 percent of total private insurance spending in 1992 to 5.1 percent in 1999. The decline was attributable to a dramatic decrease in inpatient MH/SA treatment--specifically, the probability of admissions and average length-of-stay...
- Medicaid expenditures on behavioral health careTami L Mark
MEDSTAT Group, Washington, DC 20008, USA
Psychiatr Serv 54:188-94. 2003..The authors reviewed studies of Medicaid spending on mental health and substance abuse services...
- The decline in receipt of substance abuse treatment by the privately insured, 1992-2001Tami L Mark
Medstat, Washington, D C, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 23:157-62. 2004..This decline was evident in all categories: inpatient, outpatient, and pharmaceutical usage. Substance abuse spending per covered life (in constant dollars) dropped from about $21.16 in 1992 to about $5.58 in 2001 [corrected]..
- Mental health treatment expenditure trends, 1986-2003Tami L Mark
Thomson Healthcare, 4301 Connecticut Avenue N W, Washington, DC 20008, USA
Psychiatr Serv 58:1041-8. 2007..This study determined spending on mental health treatment in the United States over time by provider and payer relative to all health spending...
- Trends in spending for substance abuse treatment, 1986-2003Tami L Mark
Thomson Healthcare, Washington, DC, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1118-28. 2007..S. health care spending grew by 8.0 percent. As a result of the slower growth of SA spending compared to that for all health care, SA spending fell as a share of all health spending from 2.1 percent in 1986 to 1.3 percent in 2003...
- Transforming mental health and substance abuse data systems in the United StatesRosanna M Coffey
Health Care Business of Thomson Reuters, Washington, DC 20008, USA
Psychiatr Serv 59:1257-63. 2008....
- Trends in inpatient detoxification services, 1992-1997Tami L Mark
The MEDSTAT Group, Inc, 4301 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 330, Washington, DC 20008, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 23:253-60. 2002..2 days and the percentage of admissions through the emergency room increased from 35.6% to 40.1%. Detoxification offers an opportunity to link patients with rehabilitation. This analysis indicates that those opportunities may be missed...
- Congestive heart failure: who is likely to be readmitted?Rosanna M Coffey
Thomson Reuters, Inc, 4301 Connecticut Ave, Suite 330, Washington, DC 20008, USA
Med Care Res Rev 69:602-16. 2012..High readmission rate for Medicaid patients suggests that state and federal governments should target Medicaid populations and drug abuse treatment for better care coordination to reduce readmissions and health care costs...
- Substance abuse benefits: still limited after all these yearsJon R Gabel
NORC, Washington, DC, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w474-82. 2007..These limits generally do not exist for other medical conditions and have increased since 1990...
- Evidence for substance abuse services and policy research: a systematic review of national databasesRosanna M Coffey
The Healthcare Business of Thomson Reuters formerly Thomson Healthcare, 4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 330, Washington, D C 20008, USA
Eval Rev 33:103-37. 2009..Despite noted gaps, these data sets represent an unusually rich set of resources for health services and policy research...
- National spending on mental health and substance abuse treatment by age of clients, 1997Henrick J Harwood
Lewin Group, Falls Church, VA, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 30:433-43. 2003..Age-specific estimates enable policymakers, providers, and researchers to design programs and studies more appropriately tailored to specific age groups...