Margaret T Lee

Summary

Affiliation: Brandeis University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi A performance measure for continuity of care after detoxification: Relationship with outcomes
    Margaret T Lee
    Institute for Behavioral Health, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110 Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 47:130-9. 2014
  2. pmc Adolescent treatment initiation and engagement in an evidence-based practice initiative
    Margaret T Lee
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 42:346-55. 2012
  3. ncbi Constructing adolescent substance abuse performance measures using administrative data
    Margaret T Lee
    Center for Behavioral Health, Schneider Institute for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 28:42-8, 59. 2006
  4. ncbi Datapoints: adolescents with substance abuse: are health plans missing them?
    Margaret T Lee
    Schneider Institute for Health Policy of the Heller School of Social Policy Management at Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:116. 2004
  5. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in substance abuse treatment initiation and engagement
    Andrea Acevedo
    Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02453, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 11:1-21. 2012
  6. doi Criminal justice outcomes after engagement in outpatient substance abuse treatment
    Deborah W Garnick
    Institute for Behavioral Health, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:295-305. 2014
  7. pmc The Washington circle engagement performance measures' association with adolescent treatment outcomes
    Deborah W Garnick
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 124:250-8. 2012
  8. pmc Engagement in outpatient substance abuse treatment and employment outcomes
    ROBERT DUNIGAN
    Institute for Behavioral Health, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, MS035, Waltham, MA, 02454 9110, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 41:20-36. 2014
  9. pmc Are Washington Circle performance measures associated with decreased criminal activity following treatment?
    Deborah W Garnick
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:341-52. 2007
  10. pmc Adapting Washington Circle performance measures for public sector substance abuse treatment systems
    Deborah W Garnick
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 36:265-77. 2009

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi A performance measure for continuity of care after detoxification: Relationship with outcomes
    Margaret T Lee
    Institute for Behavioral Health, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110 Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 47:130-9. 2014
    ..A performance measure for continuity of care after detoxification is a useful tool to help providers monitor quality of care delivered and to alert them when improvement is needed. ..
  2. pmc Adolescent treatment initiation and engagement in an evidence-based practice initiative
    Margaret T Lee
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 42:346-55. 2012
    ..Although relatively high initiation and engagement rates were achieved, the results suggest that attention to program and client factors may further improve compliance with these performance indicators...
  3. ncbi Constructing adolescent substance abuse performance measures using administrative data
    Margaret T Lee
    Center for Behavioral Health, Schneider Institute for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 28:42-8, 59. 2006
    ..This article discusses the importance of performance measures for adolescent substance abuse treatment, the measurement tools now being developed, and implications for future treatment...
  4. ncbi Datapoints: adolescents with substance abuse: are health plans missing them?
    Margaret T Lee
    Schneider Institute for Health Policy of the Heller School of Social Policy Management at Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:116. 2004
  5. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in substance abuse treatment initiation and engagement
    Andrea Acevedo
    Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts 02453, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 11:1-21. 2012
    ..This study also offers an approach that state agencies may implement for monitoring treatment quality and examining racial and ethnic disparities in substance abuse treatment services...
  6. doi Criminal justice outcomes after engagement in outpatient substance abuse treatment
    Deborah W Garnick
    Institute for Behavioral Health, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:295-305. 2014
    ..Clients in facilities with higher engagement rates had a lower hazard of any arrest in NY and OK. Engaging clients in outpatient treatment is a promising approach to decrease their subsequent criminal justice involvement...
  7. pmc The Washington circle engagement performance measures' association with adolescent treatment outcomes
    Deborah W Garnick
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 124:250-8. 2012
    ..This study explored the extent to which engagement in outpatient treatment was associated with outcomes and whether demographic/clinical characteristics moderated these relationships...
  8. pmc Engagement in outpatient substance abuse treatment and employment outcomes
    ROBERT DUNIGAN
    Institute for Behavioral Health, The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, MS035, Waltham, MA, 02454 9110, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 41:20-36. 2014
    ..Clients with criminal justice involvement face greater challenge regarding employment, so the identification of any actionable step which increases the likelihood of employment or wages is an important result. ..
  9. pmc Are Washington Circle performance measures associated with decreased criminal activity following treatment?
    Deborah W Garnick
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:341-52. 2007
    ..Applying the "process-of-care" measures can make a difference when they are used as a target for quality improvement in treatment facilities...
  10. pmc Adapting Washington Circle performance measures for public sector substance abuse treatment systems
    Deborah W Garnick
    Institute for Behavioral Health, Schneider Institutes for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 36:265-77. 2009
    ..Ongoing research is needed to examine the reasons for these results, which might include lack of patient interest or commitment, need for quality improvement efforts, or financial issues...
  11. ncbi Establishing the feasibility of performance measures for alcohol and other drugs
    Deborah W Garnick
    Schneider Institute for Health Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, 415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 23:375-85. 2002
    ..The article discusses issues in interpreting performance measures in several areas: organizational structure of alcohol and other drug services, information available for measurement, and computational issues...
  12. pmc Lessons from five states: public sector use of the Washington Circle performance measures
    Deborah W Garnick
    The Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA02454, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 40:241-54. 2011
    ..As additional states adopt some of the WC measures, or adopt other performance measurement approaches, these states' experiences could help them to develop implementations based on their particular needs...

Research Grants1

  1. Adolescent Substance Abuse Performance Measures
    Margaret Lee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The relationships between each of seven specific treatment processes to treatment outcomes will be evaluated. ..