Affiliation: University of Manchester
- "A powerful intervention: general practitioners'; use of sickness certification in depression"Sara MacDonald
General Practice and Primary Care, Institute of Health and Wellbeing, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, 1, Horselethill Road, Glasgow, G12 9LX, UK
BMC Fam Pract 13:82. 2012..Previous research has considered GP views of sickness certification but not specifically in relation to depression. This study aimed to explore GPs views of sickness certification in relation to depression...
- Reduced mortality with hospital pay for performance in EnglandMatt Sutton
Centre for Health Economics, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
N Engl J Med 367:1821-8. 2012..8 million)...
- Protocol for Northern Ireland Caries Prevention in Practice Trial (NIC-PIP) trial: a randomised controlled trial to measure the effects and costs of a dental caries prevention regime for young children attending primary care dental servicesMartin Tickle
School of Dentistry, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
BMC Oral Health 11:27. 2011....
- Record rewards: the effects of targeted quality incentives on the recording of risk factors by primary care providersMatt Sutton
Health Economics, Health Methodology Research Group, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
Health Econ 19:1-13. 2010..Allowance for the positive spillovers reduces the estimated average reward from pound50 to pound25 per additional record...
- The effect of mental ill health on absence from work in different occupational classifications: analysis of routine data in the British Household Panel SurveyWill Whittaker
Health Sciences Research Group, School of Community Based Medicine, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
J Occup Environ Med 54:1539-44. 2012..To investigate relationship of mental ill health to absence from work in different occupational classifications...
- The cost-effectiveness of using financial incentives to improve provider quality: a framework and applicationRachel Meacock
Manchester Centre for Health Economics, Institute of Population Health, The University of Manchester, UK
Health Econ 23:1-13. 2014..By generating approximately 5200 quality-adjusted life years and £ 4.4 m of savings in reduced length of stay, we find that the programme was a cost-effective use of resources in its first 18 months...
- Should pay-for-performance schemes be locally designed? Evidence from the Commissioning for Quality and Innovation (CQUIN) FrameworkSøren Rud Kristensen
Research Fellow, Manchester Centre for Health Economics, Institute of Population Health, University of Manchester, UK
J Health Serv Res Policy 18:38-49. 2013..We assess the extent to which local design achieved these objectives...
- Family doctor responses to changes in incentives for influenza immunization under the U.K. Quality and Outcomes Framework pay-for-performance schemeEvangelos Kontopantelis
Health Sciences Primary Care Research Group, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
Health Serv Res 47:1117-36. 2012..To analyze the effect of setting higher targets, in a primary care pay-for-performance scheme, on rates of influenza immunization and exception reporting...