H Joanna Jiang

Summary

Affiliation: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of change in local physician supply: an ecological perspective
    H Joanna Jiang
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Organization and Delivery Studies, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Soc Sci Med 54:1525-41. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Multiple hospitalizations for patients with diabetes
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Organization and Delivery Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:1421-6. 2003
  3. pmc Racial/ethnic disparities in potentially preventable readmissions: the case of diabetes
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Rd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1561-7. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Board oversight of quality: any differences in process of care and mortality?
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    J Healthc Manag 54:15-29; discussion 29-30. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Do Medicare Advantage enrollees tend to be admitted to hospitals with better or worse outcomes compared with fee-for-service enrollees?
    Bernard Friedman
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 10:171-85. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Hospital cost and quality performance in relation to market forces: an examination of U.S. community hospitals in the "post-managed care era"
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD, 20850, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 13:53-71. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Likelihood of hospital readmission after first discharge: Medicare Advantage vs. fee-for-service patients
    Bernard Friedman
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Inquiry 49:202-13. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Enhancing board oversight on quality of hospital care: an agency theory perspective
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 37:144-53. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Costly hospital readmissions and complex chronic illness
    Bernard Friedman
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Inquiry 45:408-21. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Disparities between two common data sources on hospital nurse staffing
    H Joanna Jiang
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:187-93. 2006

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of change in local physician supply: an ecological perspective
    H Joanna Jiang
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Organization and Delivery Studies, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Soc Sci Med 54:1525-41. 2002
    ..Overall, the findings of this study facilitate a better understanding of the complexity of physician workforce supply...
  2. ncbi request reprint Multiple hospitalizations for patients with diabetes
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Organization and Delivery Studies, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:1421-6. 2003
    ..To describe the extent to which hospitalizations for patients with diabetes reflect multiple stays by the same individuals and to examine how multiple hospitalizations vary by patient demographic and socioeconomic characteristics...
  3. pmc Racial/ethnic disparities in potentially preventable readmissions: the case of diabetes
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Rd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1561-7. 2005
    ..Considerable differences in prevalence of diabetes and management of the disease exist among racial/ethnic groups. We examined the relationship between race/ethnicity and hospital readmissions for diabetes-related conditions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Board oversight of quality: any differences in process of care and mortality?
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    J Healthc Manag 54:15-29; discussion 29-30. 2009
    ..Future study should examine how specific board practices influence the culture and operations of the hospital that lead to better quality of care...
  5. doi request reprint Do Medicare Advantage enrollees tend to be admitted to hospitals with better or worse outcomes compared with fee-for-service enrollees?
    Bernard Friedman
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 10:171-85. 2010
    ..With that proviso, the study justifies informing Medicare beneficiaries about the mortality and safety outcome measures for hospitals being used by a MA plan compared to hospitals used by FFS enrollees...
  6. doi request reprint Hospital cost and quality performance in relation to market forces: an examination of U.S. community hospitals in the "post-managed care era"
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD, 20850, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 13:53-71. 2013
    ..Furthermore, these health plans appear to put quality of care on a higher priority than before...
  7. ncbi request reprint Likelihood of hospital readmission after first discharge: Medicare Advantage vs. fee-for-service patients
    Bernard Friedman
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Inquiry 49:202-13. 2012
    ..Analytical methods to adjust for self-selection into particular plans or plan types should be considered when possible...
  8. doi request reprint Enhancing board oversight on quality of hospital care: an agency theory perspective
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 37:144-53. 2012
    ..Increasing pressures for better quality and safety are prompting boards to strengthen their oversight function on quality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Costly hospital readmissions and complex chronic illness
    Bernard Friedman
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Inquiry 45:408-21. 2008
    ..The study's methods and descriptive data potentially could be useful for health plans and their sponsors (employers, government) when they design strategies to address the high cost of complex chronic illness...
  10. ncbi request reprint Disparities between two common data sources on hospital nurse staffing
    H Joanna Jiang
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 38:187-93. 2006
    ..To compare nurse staffing measures derived from two widely used data sources: the American Hospital Association (AHA) Annual Survey of Hospitals and the California Office for Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sustaining and improving hospital performance: The effects of organizational and market factors
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 31:188-96. 2006
    ..Achieving high-quality/low-cost performance is also incidentally found to be associated with improved profit margins...
  12. ncbi request reprint Changes in hospital readmissions for diabetes-related conditions. Differences by payer
    H Joanna Jiang
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Manag Care Interface 21:24-30. 2008
  13. doi request reprint Do patient safety events increase readmissions?
    Bernard Friedman
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Med Care 47:583-90. 2009
    ..The effects of safety events on readmissions have rarely been analyzed. Large, all-payer and all-diagnosis databases permit new tests. This study will simultaneously test the effects of safety events on risks of deaths and readmission...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hospital inpatient costs for adults with multiple chronic conditions
    Bernard Friedman
    Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 63:327-46. 2006
    ..Current policies and demonstrations for the Medicare program may not be sufficient to address complex illness...
  15. ncbi request reprint Board engagement in quality: findings of a survey of hospital and system leaders
    H Joanna Jiang
    Center for Delivery, Organization and Markets, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    J Healthc Manag 53:121-34; discussion 135. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Increasing the relevance of research to health care managers: hospital CEO imperatives for improving quality and lowering costs
    Jeffrey A Alexander
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 32:150-9. 2007
    ..Evidence-based management assumes that available research evidence is consistent with the problems and decision-making conditions faced by those who will utilize this evidence in practice...
  17. ncbi request reprint Review: how do hospital organizational structure and processes affect quality of care?: a critical review of research methods
    Larry R Hearld
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor
    Med Care Res Rev 65:259-99. 2008
    ..The article concludes with recommendations of how health services researchers can expand their research to enhance one's understanding of the relationship between organizational characteristics and quality of care...