Michael F Furukawa
Affiliation: Arizona State University
- Physician practice revenues and use of information technology in patient careMichael F Furukawa
Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona 85287 4506, USA
Med Care 45:168-76. 2007..This study investigates the relationships between physician practice revenue and use of clinical IT...
- Hospital-physician gainsharing in cardiologyJonathan D Ketcham
School of Health Management and Policy at Arizona State University in Tempe, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 27:803-12. 2008..The available measures of access and quality suggest that neither was reduced, nor was access to drug-eluting stents before 2006...
- Electronic medical records, nurse staffing, and nurse-sensitive patient outcomes: evidence from the national database of nursing quality indicatorsMichael F Furukawa
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 85287 4606, USA
Med Care Res Rev 68:311-31. 2011..EMR may create a skill bias toward higher-skilled nurses. As more advanced EMR systems diffuse into practice, managers and policy makers should consider potential negative associations of EMR implementation with patient safety...
- Adoption of health information technology for medication safety in U.S. Hospitals, 2006Michael F Furukawa
Arizona State University ASU in Tempe, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 27:865-75. 2008..Hospitals in states with patient safety initiatives have greater adoption rates...
- Electronic medical records, nurse staffing, and nurse-sensitive patient outcomes: evidence from California hospitals, 1998-2007Michael F Furukawa
School of Health Management and Policy, W P Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, PO Box 874506, Tempe, AZ 85287 4506, USA
Health Serv Res 45:941-62. 2010..To estimate the effects of electronic medical records (EMR) implementation on medical-surgical acute unit costs, length of stay, nurse staffing levels, nursing skill mix, nurse cost per hour, and nurse-sensitive patient outcomes...
- Electronic medical records and the efficiency of hospital emergency departmentsMichael F Furukawa
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
Med Care Res Rev 68:75-95. 2011..Surprisingly, EDs with basic EMR were not more efficient on average, and basic EMR had a nonlinear relationship with efficiency that varied with the number of EMR functions used...
- Electronic medical records and cost efficiency in hospital medical-surgical unitsMichael F Furukawa
School of Health Management and Policy, W P Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, Tempe 85287 4506, USA
Inquiry 47:110-23. 2010..EMR Stages 1 and 2, nursing documentation, electronic medication administration records, and clinical decision support were associated with significantly higher inefficiency...
- Electronic medical records and efficiency and productivity during office visitsMichael F Furukawa
Department of Information Systems, W P Carey School of Business, Arizona State University, Tempe, 85287, USA
Am J Manag Care 17:296-303. 2011..To estimate the relationship between electronic medical record (EMR) use and efficiency of utilization and provider productivity during visits to US office-based physicians...