Carol Tobias

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Factors associated with preventive dental care-seeking behavior among people living with HIV
    Carol R Tobias
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Public Health Dent 72:60-7. 2012
  2. pmc Retention of people living with HIV/AIDS in oral health care
    Carol R Tobias
    Health and Disability Working Group, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Public Health Rep 127:45-54. 2012
  3. pmc Peer knowledge and roles in supporting access to care and treatment
    Carol R Tobias
    Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Community Health 35:609-17. 2010
  4. pmc Building blocks for peer success: lessons learned from a train-the-trainer program
    Carol R Tobias
    School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:53-9. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Making the connection: the importance of engagement and retention in HIV medical care
    Carol Tobias
    Health and Disability Working Group, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02210, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:S3-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Ryan White Title I Survey: services for HIV-positive substance users
    Carol Tobias
    Health and Disability Working Group, Boston University, School of Public Health, Massachusetts 02210, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:58-67. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Dental case manager encounters: the association with retention in dental care and treatment plan completion
    Celeste A Lemay
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 33:70-7. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Outreach program contacts: do they increase the likelihood of engagement and retention in HIV primary care for hard-to-reach patients?
    Howard J Cabral
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:S59-67. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Program design and evaluation strategies for the Special Projects of National Significance Outreach Initiative
    Serena Rajabiun
    Health and Disability Working Group, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02210, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:S9-19. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Variations in provider capacity to offer accessible health care for people with disabilities
    Sara S Bachman
    Boston University School of Social Work, 264 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Soc Work Disabil Rehabil 6:47-63. 2007

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Factors associated with preventive dental care-seeking behavior among people living with HIV
    Carol R Tobias
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Public Health Dent 72:60-7. 2012
    ..This study examined factors associated with preventive dental care-seeking behavior among HIV-positive adults who participated in a federally funded demonstration project to expand access to oral health care...
  2. pmc Retention of people living with HIV/AIDS in oral health care
    Carol R Tobias
    Health and Disability Working Group, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Public Health Rep 127:45-54. 2012
    ..We identified factors associated with retention in oral health care for people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) and the impact of care retention on oral health-related outcomes...
  3. pmc Peer knowledge and roles in supporting access to care and treatment
    Carol R Tobias
    Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Community Health 35:609-17. 2010
    ..It is important to address gaps in knowledge through continuing education and to create common standards for the training and skills that peers who work in community health settings need to have...
  4. pmc Building blocks for peer success: lessons learned from a train-the-trainer program
    Carol R Tobias
    School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 26:53-9. 2012
    ..TTT programs that are easily replicable in the community will be an important asset in developing a peer workforce that can help implement the National AIDS Strategy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Making the connection: the importance of engagement and retention in HIV medical care
    Carol Tobias
    Health and Disability Working Group, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02210, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:S3-8. 2007
    ..Interventions to engage and retain underserved populations living with HIV in medical care are essential to ensure access to medical care and to reduce disparities in health outcomes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Ryan White Title I Survey: services for HIV-positive substance users
    Carol Tobias
    Health and Disability Working Group, Boston University, School of Public Health, Massachusetts 02210, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:58-67. 2006
    ..It is important to find ways to incorporate these issues into the needs assessment and service prioritization process...
  7. doi request reprint Dental case manager encounters: the association with retention in dental care and treatment plan completion
    Celeste A Lemay
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 33:70-7. 2013
    ..Organizations considering efforts to improve the oral health of vulnerable, hard-to-engage populations should consider these findings when planning interventions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Outreach program contacts: do they increase the likelihood of engagement and retention in HIV primary care for hard-to-reach patients?
    Howard J Cabral
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:S59-67. 2007
    ..This finding remained after controlling for baseline CD4 count. These findings can be used to improve the effectiveness of programs to increase engagement and retention in HIV primary care among the hard-to-reach...
  9. ncbi request reprint Program design and evaluation strategies for the Special Projects of National Significance Outreach Initiative
    Serena Rajabiun
    Health and Disability Working Group, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02210, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:S9-19. 2007
    ..This paper describes the study design and methods used to implement and evaluate this large multisite initiative. Strengths and limitations of the study design are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Variations in provider capacity to offer accessible health care for people with disabilities
    Sara S Bachman
    Boston University School of Social Work, 264 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Soc Work Disabil Rehabil 6:47-63. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Medicaid managed care, substance abuse treatment, and people with disabilities: review of the literature
    Sara S Bachman
    School of Social Work, Boston University, MA 02215, USA
    Health Soc Work 29:189-96. 2004
    ..The authors identified topics for a research agenda on the needs of individuals with disabilities who also experience co-occurring substance abuse disorders. Implications for social work policy and practice are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint A typology of models for expanding access to oral health care for people living with HIV/AIDS
    Serena Rajabiun
    Evaluation Center for HIV Oral Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Public Health Dent 71:212-9. 2011
    ..These programs serve communities with limited access and high unmet need for oral health care, such as rural areas, low-income and racial/ethnic minorities...
  13. ncbi request reprint Ryan White CARE Act Title II survey: services for HIV-positive substance users
    Carol Tobias
    Health and Disability Working Group, Boston, Massachusetts
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:205-12. 2006
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  14. doi request reprint State health care financing strategies for children with intellectual and developmental disabilities
    Sara S Bachman
    School of Social Work, Boston University, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Intellect Dev Disabil 50:181-9. 2012
    ..However, further analysis and evaluation are required to understand their impact on family and child well-being...
  15. ncbi request reprint Analysis of Human Resources and Services Administration-funded services for HIV-positive substance users: a study of Ryan White CARE Act Title III, Title IV, and Special Projects of National Significance providers
    Carol Tobias
    School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 18:604-13. 2004
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  16. ncbi request reprint Quality oversight in medicaid primary care case management programs
    Eric C Schneider
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:235-42. 2004
    ..Reporting states tended to emphasize utilization results over quality-measure results. Despite growing enrollment, PCCM programs appear less likely to use the quality-oversight strategies employed by Medicaid health plans...
  17. ncbi request reprint The evolution of quality management in Medicaid managed care
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:245-54. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint The evolution of quality management in state Medicaid agencies: a national survey of states with comprehensive managed care programs
    Bruce E Landon
    Harvard Medical School, Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 28:72-82. 2002
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  19. ncbi request reprint State policy and practice regarding substance abuse treatment services for medicaid recipients with disabilities
    Sara S Bachman
    Boston University School of Social Work, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Addict 12:166-76. 2003
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  20. ncbi request reprint Benefits for employees with children with special needs: findings from the collaborative employee benefit study
    James M Perrin
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1096-103. 2007
    ..Employers saw value in improving workforce performance and employee retention through expanded benefits and indicated promising opportunities to improve their response to the needs of employees with children with chronic conditions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Benefits for employees with children with ADHD: findings from the Collaborative Employee Benefit Study
    James M Perrin
    MGH Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, MassGeneral Hospital for Children, 50 Staniford Street 901, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 26:3-8. 2005
    ..Although employers have limited awareness of ADHD and its potential effect on employees' work, this study identified opportunities to improve both health insurance and other benefits for employees with children with ADHD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with engaging socially marginalized HIV-positive persons in primary care
    Maureen H Rumptz
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department, Portland, Oregon 97232, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:S30-9. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint Health services utilization for people with HIV infection: comparison of a population targeted for outreach with the U.S. population in care
    William E Cunningham
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, Department of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Med Care 44:1038-47. 2006
    ..However, these hard-to-reach groups are important to study because they may be in greatest need of services...
  24. ncbi request reprint Retention in care of persons newly diagnosed with HIV: outcomes of the Outreach Initiative
    Sylvie Naar-King
    Carman and Ann Adams Department of Pediatrics, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 21:S40-8. 2007
    ..Future directions include testing outreach interventions in a randomized clinical trial, and evaluating programs that integrate early HIV identification and intensive outreach to enroll and retain persons newly infected with HIV in care...