Didem Bernard

Summary

Affiliation: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Employer offers, private coverage, and the tax subsidy for health insurance: 1987 and 1996
    Didem Bernard
    Division of Modeling and Simulation, Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 2:297-318. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Workers who decline employment-related health insurance
    Didem M Bernard
    Division of Modeling and Simulation, Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Med Care 44:I12-8. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Health care expenditure burdens among adults with diabetes in 2001
    Didem M Bernard
    Division of Modeling and Simulation, Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Med Care 44:210-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Does prescription drug adherence reduce hospitalizations and costs? The case of diabetes
    William E Encinosa
    Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Rockville, MD, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 22:151-73. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Hospital finances and patient safety outcomes
    William E Encinosa
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, AHRQ, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Inquiry 42:60-72. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Use and costs of bariatric surgery and prescription weight-loss medications
    William E Encinosa
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, in Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1039-46. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Tax incidence and net benefits in the market for employment-related health insurance: sensitivity of estimates to the incidence of employer costs
    Thomas M Selden
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 4:167-92. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Healthcare utilization and outcomes after bariatric surgery
    William E Encinosa
    Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Med Care 44:706-12. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in financial burdens for health care: national estimates for the population younger than 65 years, 1996 to 2003
    Jessica S Banthin
    Division of Modeling and Simulation, Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    JAMA 296:2712-9. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Financial burden of health care, 2001-2004
    Jessica S Banthin
    Division of Modeling and Simulation Research, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:188-95. 2008

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Employer offers, private coverage, and the tax subsidy for health insurance: 1987 and 1996
    Didem Bernard
    Division of Modeling and Simulation, Center for Cost and Financing Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 2:297-318. 2002
    ..In addition, we present family-level elasticities that allow for joint decision-making in two-worker families...
  2. ncbi request reprint Workers who decline employment-related health insurance
    Didem M Bernard
    Division of Modeling and Simulation, Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Med Care 44:I12-8. 2006
    ..Families of workers who decline coverage represent a substantial share of the uninsured and publicly-insured population in the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint Health care expenditure burdens among adults with diabetes in 2001
    Didem M Bernard
    Division of Modeling and Simulation, Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Med Care 44:210-5. 2006
    ..We examined financial burdens among adults with diabetes using nationally representative data...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does prescription drug adherence reduce hospitalizations and costs? The case of diabetes
    William E Encinosa
    Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Rockville, MD, USA
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 22:151-73. 2010
    ..To estimate the impact of diabetic drug adherence on hospitalizations, emergency room (ER) visits, and hospital costs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hospital finances and patient safety outcomes
    William E Encinosa
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, AHRQ, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Inquiry 42:60-72. 2005
    ..The finding that a within-hospital erosion of hospital operating profits increases the rate of adverse patient safety events suggests that any cost-cutting efforts be carefully designed and managed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Use and costs of bariatric surgery and prescription weight-loss medications
    William E Encinosa
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, in Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1039-46. 2005
    ..The inpatient death rate declined 64 percent. Among employers that covered weight-loss drugs in 2002, less than 2.4 percent of adults clinically eligible for these drugs used them, with average annual spending of $304 per user...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tax incidence and net benefits in the market for employment-related health insurance: sensitivity of estimates to the incidence of employer costs
    Thomas M Selden
    Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 4:167-92. 2004
    ..Our results provide evidence regarding the distribution of tax subsidies and net benefits under a range of scenarios that we believe bound the true incidence of employer premium contributions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Healthcare utilization and outcomes after bariatric surgery
    William E Encinosa
    Center for Delivery, Organization, and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Med Care 44:706-12. 2006
    ..6 million nonelderly people covered by large employers in the 2001-2002 MarketScan data. Outcomes and costs were risk-adjusted using multivariate regression methods...
  9. ncbi request reprint Changes in financial burdens for health care: national estimates for the population younger than 65 years, 1996 to 2003
    Jessica S Banthin
    Division of Modeling and Simulation, Center for Financing, Access and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    JAMA 296:2712-9. 2006
    ..Policymakers as well as physicians need to understand how rapidly rising health care costs are affecting specific groups of patients...
  10. doi request reprint Financial burden of health care, 2001-2004
    Jessica S Banthin
    Division of Modeling and Simulation Research, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:188-95. 2008
    ..Financial burdens have increased to the point at which private insurance is no longer able to provide financial protection for an increasing number of families...