VINCENT M MOR

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Defining and measuring quality outcomes in long-term care
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02192, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:532-8; discussion 538-40. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospects for transferring nursing home residents to the community
    Vincent Mor
    Brown University Medical School in Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1762-71. 2007
  3. pmc Meeting the demographic challenges ahead: Toward culture change in an ageing New Zealand
    Edward Alan Miller
    A, Alfred Taubman Center for Public Policy and American Institutions, and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Aust New Zealand Health Policy 5:5. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive clinical assessment tool to inform policy and practice: applications of the minimum data set
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02192, USA
    Med Care 42:III50-9. 2004
  5. pmc Driven to tiers: socioeconomic and racial disparities in the quality of nursing home care
    Vincent Mor
    Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Milbank Q 82:227-56. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Robine and Michel's "Looking forward to a general theory on population aging": measuring functional decline in population aging in a changing world and an evolving biology
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health, and Brown University Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Box G H1, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:M609-11; author reply M616-20. 2004
  7. pmc Temporal and Geographic variation in the validity and internal consistency of the Nursing Home Resident Assessment Minimum Data Set 2.0
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University Medical School, Box G S121, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:78. 2011
  8. pmc Improving the quality of long-term care with better information
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Box G A418, Providence, RI 02192, USA
    Milbank Q 83:333-64. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Defining and measuring quality outcomes in long-term care
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02192, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:e129-37. 2007
  10. pmc Inter-rater reliability of nursing home quality indicators in the U.S
    Vincent Mor
    Brown University Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Providence, RI, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 3:20. 2003

Detail Information

Publications64

  1. ncbi request reprint Defining and measuring quality outcomes in long-term care
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02192, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:532-8; discussion 538-40. 2006
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Prospects for transferring nursing home residents to the community
    Vincent Mor
    Brown University Medical School in Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1762-71. 2007
    ..States with lower investment in community alternatives had higher proportions of low-care nursing home residents...
  3. pmc Meeting the demographic challenges ahead: Toward culture change in an ageing New Zealand
    Edward Alan Miller
    A, Alfred Taubman Center for Public Policy and American Institutions, and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Aust New Zealand Health Policy 5:5. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint A comprehensive clinical assessment tool to inform policy and practice: applications of the minimum data set
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02192, USA
    Med Care 42:III50-9. 2004
    ....
  5. pmc Driven to tiers: socioeconomic and racial disparities in the quality of nursing home care
    Vincent Mor
    Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Milbank Q 82:227-56. 2004
    ..This article recommends a proactive policy stance to mitigate these consequences of quality competition...
  6. ncbi request reprint Robine and Michel's "Looking forward to a general theory on population aging": measuring functional decline in population aging in a changing world and an evolving biology
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health, and Brown University Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Box G H1, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:M609-11; author reply M616-20. 2004
  7. pmc Temporal and Geographic variation in the validity and internal consistency of the Nursing Home Resident Assessment Minimum Data Set 2.0
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University Medical School, Box G S121, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:78. 2011
    ..The purpose of this paper is to summarize a series of analyses examining the internal consistency and predictive validity of the MDS data as used in the "real world" in all U.S. nursing homes between 1999 and 2007...
  8. pmc Improving the quality of long-term care with better information
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Box G A418, Providence, RI 02192, USA
    Milbank Q 83:333-64. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Defining and measuring quality outcomes in long-term care
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI 02192, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:e129-37. 2007
    ....
  10. pmc Inter-rater reliability of nursing home quality indicators in the U.S
    Vincent Mor
    Brown University Department of Community Health and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Providence, RI, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 3:20. 2003
    ..We report the results of the largest study of inter-rater reliability done on nursing home assessments which generate the data used to derive publicly reported nursing home quality indicators...
  11. doi request reprint The taste for regulation in long-term care
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, 121 South Main Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 67:38S-64S. 2010
    ..In addition to constituency group affiliation, differences in views derived largely from respondents' ideological predispositions...
  12. ncbi request reprint The quality of quality measurement in U.S. nursing homes
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health, Brown University School of Medicine, Box G A418, Providence, RI 02192, USA
    Gerontologist 43:37-46. 2003
    ..This article examines various technical challenges inherent in the design, implementation, and dissemination of health care quality performance measures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Benchmarking and quality in residential and nursing homes: lessons from the US
    Vincent Mor
    Brown University, Department of Community Health, and Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:258-66. 2003
    ..It is common to measure the performance of providers and to publicly report these data. This paper examines selected technical challenges facing those who design, implement and disseminate health care quality performance measures...
  14. ncbi request reprint End-of-life hospitalization for African American and non-Latino white nursing home residents: variation by race and a facility's racial composition
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:58-68. 2005
    ..Hospitalization of nursing home residents at the end of life is common, more so among African Americans. Whether a nursing home's racial mix is associated with hospitalization is unknown...
  15. pmc The effect of state policies on nursing home resident outcomes
    Vincent Mor
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research and Department of Community Health, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:3-9. 2011
    ..To test the effect of changes in Medicaid reimbursement on clinical outcomes of long-stay nursing home (NH) residents...
  16. ncbi request reprint Where people die: a multilevel approach to understanding influences on site of death in America
    Andrea Gruneir
    Brown University, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:351-78. 2007
    ..These results reinforce the importance of both social and structural characteristics in shaping the end-of-life experience...
  17. pmc Hospice effect on government expenditures among nursing home residents
    Pedro L Gozalo
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Department of Community Health, Brown University School of Medicine, 2 Stimson Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:134-53. 2008
    ..To examine the effect of the Medicare hospice benefit on Medicare and Medicaid expenditures by dual-eligible Medicare-Medicaid nursing home (NH) residents...
  18. pmc Natural history of feeding-tube use in nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Sylvia Kuo
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 10:264-70. 2009
    ..Yet, little is known about the national incidence of feeding-tube insertions, the circumstances of their insertion, and post-insertion health care use...
  19. pmc The effect of state medicaid case-mix payment on nursing home resident acuity
    Zhanlian Feng
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, 2 Stimson Avenue, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:1317-36. 2006
    ..To examine the relationship between Medicaid case-mix payment and nursing home resident acuity...
  20. doi request reprint Nursing home safety: current issues and barriers to improvement
    Andrea Gruneir
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:369-82. 2008
    ..We argue that systemic barriers, such as staffing shortages, NH organization, and an adversarial regulatory environment, preclude advances in NH quality...
  21. ncbi request reprint Impact of cognitive function on assessments of nursing home residents' pain
    Ning Wu
    Department of Community Health, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Med Care 43:934-9. 2005
    ..We sought to examine the impact of residents' cognitive function on the quality of Minimum Data Set (MDS) pain data using the latent variable approach...
  22. doi request reprint Reforming long-term care in the United States: findings from a national survey of specialists
    Edward Alan Miller
    Department of Gerontology, McCormack Graduate School of Policy Studies, University of Massachusetts Boston, 100 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, MA 02125, USA
    Gerontologist 50:238-52. 2010
    ..Thus, to inform long-term care (LTC) reform efforts, we conducted a Web-based survey of 1,147 LTC specialists nationwide...
  23. pmc The growth of hospice care in U.S. nursing homes
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research, Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02889, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1481-8. 2010
    ..To inform efforts aimed at reducing Medicare hospice expenditures by describing the longitudinal use of hospice care in nursing homes (NHs) and examining how hospice provider growth is associated with use...
  24. pmc Do financial incentives of introducing case mix reimbursement increase feeding tube use in nursing home residents?
    Joan M Teno
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Department of Community Health, The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:887-90. 2008
    ..To determine whether adoption of Medicaid case mix reimbursement is associated with greater prevalence of feeding tube use in nursing home (NH) residents...
  25. doi request reprint Opinion networks among long-term care specialists
    Melissa A Clark
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, 121 South Main Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 67:102S-25S. 2010
    ..Academic and research-based policy experts were most likely to be classified as prominent network members. Network structure was associated with attitudes toward LTC financing but not the regulation of nursing homes...
  26. doi request reprint Nursing home organizational change: the "Culture Change" movement as viewed by long-term care specialists
    Susan C Miller
    Department of Community Health, Brown University, 121 South Main Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 67:65S-81S. 2010
    ..Fundamental changes in the regulatory process together with targeted regulatory changes and payment incentives may also be needed...
  27. pmc Do Medicaid wage pass-through payments increase nursing home staffing?
    Zhanlian Feng
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, 121 South Main Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:728-47. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of state Medicaid wage pass-through policy on direct-care staffing levels in U.S. nursing homes...
  28. pmc Development of a brief survey to measure nursing home residents' perceptions of pain management
    Joan M Teno
    The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 36:572-83. 2008
    ..Although there is concern with the low internal consistency, RAPM demonstrates both criterion and construct validity that suggests its potential use in quality improvement efforts...
  29. pmc Maintaining continuity of care for nursing home residents: effect of states' Medicaid bed-hold policies and reimbursement rates
    Orna Intrator
    Brown University, Box G S121 6, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Health Serv Res 44:33-55. 2009
    ....
  30. doi request reprint Home health agency profit orientation and risk for hospitalization: a propensity score analysis of population weighted data
    Laura M Smith
    Department of Community Health, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Box G S1211 6, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 27:240-57. 2008
    ..31 but with a large confidence interval including unity. Results do not support our hypothesis of higher hospitalization risk for for-profit HHA patients...
  31. pmc Prevalence of nursing assistant training and certification programs within nursing homes, 1997-2007
    Denise A Tyler
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Gerontologist 50:550-5. 2010
    ....
  32. doi request reprint The controversy inherent in managing frail nursing home residents during complex hurricane emergencies
    David M Dosa
    Veteran s Administration Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:599-604. 2008
    ....
  33. pmc Hospital characteristics associated with feeding tube placement in nursing home residents with advanced cognitive impairment
    Joan M Teno
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, 121 S Main St, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    JAMA 303:544-50. 2010
    ..Tube-feeding is of questionable benefit for nursing home residents with advanced dementia. Approximately two-thirds of US nursing home residents who are tube fed had their feeding tube inserted during an acute care hospitalization...
  34. doi request reprint Insurance parity and the use of outpatient mental health care following a psychiatric hospitalization
    Amal N Trivedi
    Department of Community Health, Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Box G S121, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    JAMA 300:2879-85. 2008
    ..In 2008, the US Congress enacted legislation requiring parity in insurance coverage for mental health services in group health plans and Medicare Part B...
  35. doi request reprint Increased ambulatory care copayments and hospitalizations among the elderly
    Amal N Trivedi
    Department of Community Health, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:320-8. 2010
    ..When copayments for ambulatory care are increased, elderly patients may forgo important outpatient care, leading to increased use of hospital care...
  36. pmc Use of physical restraints and antipsychotic medications in nursing homes: a cross-national study
    Zhanlian Feng
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:1110-8. 2009
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Elderly hispanics more likely to reside in poor-quality nursing homes
    Mary L Fennell
    Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:65-73. 2010
    ....
  38. pmc Churning: the association between health care transitions and feeding tube insertion for nursing home residents with advanced cognitive impairment
    Joan M Teno
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Department of Community Health, The Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Palliat Med 12:359-62. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to examine whether regions with higher rates of health care transitions at the end of life are more likely to use feeding tubes in patients with severe cognitive impairment...
  39. doi request reprint Frequency of long-acting opioid analgesic initiation in opioid-naïve nursing home residents
    David M Dosa
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, The Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 38:515-21. 2009
    ..Given the significance of the FDA warning, including a "black box" warning with transdermal fentanyl, this rate of naïve LAO initiation warrants efforts to further study the prescribing of opioids in NH residents...
  40. doi request reprint Commentary: navigating the labyrinth of long-term care: shoring up informal caregiving in a home- and community-based world
    Edward Alan Miller
    A Alfred Taubman Center for Public Policy and American Institutions, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912 1977, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 21:1-16. 2009
    ..This essay argues that growing government emphasis on rebalancing long-term care away from nursing homes will founder unless public officials recognize increased burdens on the informal care system...
  41. ncbi request reprint Medicaid payment rates, case-mix reimbursement, and nursing home staffing--1996-2004
    Zhanlian Feng
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Med Care 46:33-40. 2008
    ..We examined the impact of state Medicaid payment rates and case-mix reimbursement on direct care staffing levels in US nursing homes...
  42. ncbi request reprint Hospice and palliative care in nursing homes
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, 2 Stimson Street, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Clin Geriatr Med 20:717-34, vii. 2004
    ..It is suggested that a stronger physician presence and oversight of physicians knowledgeable in palliative care in nursing homes are needed to improve the quality of end-of-life care in nursing homes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Principles for modeling propensity scores in medical research: a systematic literature review
    Sherry Weitzen
    Department of Community Health, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 13:841-53. 2004
    ..To document which established criteria for logistic regression modeling researchers consider when using propensity scores in observational studies...
  44. ncbi request reprint Government expenditures at the end of life for short- and long-stay nursing home residents: differences by hospice enrollment status
    Susan C Miller
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island 02919, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1284-92. 2004
    ..To examine end-of-life government expenditures for short- and long-stay Medicare- and Medicaid-eligible (dual-eligible) nursing home (NH) hospice and nonhospice residents...
  45. ncbi request reprint Daily pain that was excruciating at some time in the previous week: prevalence, characteristics, and outcomes in nursing home residents
    Joan M Teno
    Department of Community Health, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, New York, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:762-7. 2004
    ..To examine the prevalence, correlates, and consequences of nursing home (NH) staff reports of "excruciating" level of pain at some time in the previous week in persons with daily pain reported on the Minimum Data Set (MDS)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Effect of state Medicaid reimbursement rates on hospitalizations from nursing homes
    Orna Intrator
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:393-8. 2004
    ..To estimate the effect of state Medicaid nursing home reimbursement rates on hospitalizations of nursing home residents...
  47. ncbi request reprint The use of atypical antipsychotics in nursing homes
    Rosa Liperoti
    Centro di Medicina dell Invecchiamento, Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Rome, Italy
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:1106-12. 2003
    ..We describe the pattern of atypical antipsychotic use among nursing home residents and identify demographic and clinical correlates...
  48. ncbi request reprint Oversight of nursing homes: pruning the tree or just spotting bad apples?
    Joseph Angelelli
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Gerontologist 43:67-75. 2003
    ..This study investigated whether higher rates of nursing home quality citations are associated with increased risk of voluntary and involuntary facility terminations from the Medicare/Medicaid certification process...
  49. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with site of death: a national study of where people die
    Sherry Weitzen
    Center for Gerontology and Health Services Research, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Care 41:323-35. 2003
    ..Recent public attention has focused on quality of care for the dying. Where one dies is an important individual and public health concern...
  50. ncbi request reprint A problem-solving approach to stress reduction among younger women with breast carcinoma: a randomized controlled trial
    Susan M Allen
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Cancer 94:3089-100. 2002
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Physician and nurse staffing in nursing homes: the role and limitations of the Online Survey Certification and Reporting (OSCAR) system
    Zhanlian Feng
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 6:27-33. 2005
    ..To assess nursing home staffing data reported in the Online Survey Certification and Reporting (OSCAR) system database for research and policy...
  52. ncbi request reprint The compression of morbidity hypothesis: a review of research and prospects for the future
    Vincent Mor
    Department of Community Health, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:S308-9. 2005
    ..Whether this trend continues may depend upon the effect of the obesity epidemic on the next generation of older people...
  53. ncbi request reprint The impact of the closure of Harvard Pilgrim Health Center of New England on primary care physicians: implications for quality of services
    Dianne Catherine Ritchie
    Brown Medical School, USA
    Med Health R I 88:179-81. 2005
  54. ncbi request reprint Hospitalization of nursing home residents with cognitive impairments: the influence of organizational features and state policies
    Andrea Gruneir
    Department of Community Health, Brown Medical School, Box G S120, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Gerontologist 47:447-56. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the effect of specific nursing home features and state Medicaid policies on the risk of hospitalization among cognitively impaired nursing home residents...
  55. ncbi request reprint Long-term care market competition and nursing home dementia special care units
    Andrea Gruneir
    Department of Community Health, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Care 45:739-45. 2007
    ..Dementia special care units (SCUs), which provided NHs a competitive edge in the past, are of interest because they have traditionally served residents who now have other options...
  56. ncbi request reprint Nursing home characteristics and potentially preventable hospitalizations of long-stay residents
    Orna Intrator
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1730-6. 2004
    ....
  57. ncbi request reprint To evacuate or not to evacuate: lessons learned from Louisiana nursing home administrators following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita
    David M Dosa
    Department of Medicine and Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:142-9. 2007
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Facility and county effects on racial differences in nursing home quality indicators
    Susan C Miller
    Brown University Medical School, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, 2 Stimson Street, Room 207, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Soc Sci Med 63:3046-59. 2006
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint A multidimensional model for understanding cancer pain
    Margaret S Wool
    Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Cancer Invest 23:727-34. 2005
    ..This article addresses the interactive relationships between pain and mood using the biopsychosocial model as a heuristic for assessment...
  60. ncbi request reprint Functional significance of low-intensity polyparasite helminth infections in anemia
    Amara E Ezeamama
    International Health Institute, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    J Infect Dis 192:2160-70. 2005
    ..We wanted to quantify the impact that polyparasite infections, including multiple concurrent low-intensity infections, have on anemia...
  61. ncbi request reprint Bereaved family member perceptions of quality of end-of-life care in U.S. regions with high and low usage of intensive care unit care
    Joan M Teno
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1905-11. 2005
    ..To compare the quality of end-of-life care of persons dying in regions of differing practice intensity...
  62. ncbi request reprint Reporting nursing home quality in Rhode Island
    Rosa R Baier
    Department of Community Health, Brown Medical School, USA
    Med Health R I 88:186-7, 191. 2005
  63. ncbi request reprint Does receipt of hospice care in nursing homes improve the management of pain at the end of life?
    Susan C Miller
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Box GH 3, Providence, RI 029191
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:507-15. 2002
    ..To compare analgesic management of daily pain for dying nursing home residents enrolled and not enrolled in Medicare hospice...
  64. ncbi request reprint Family perspectives on end-of-life care at the last place of care
    Joan M Teno
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    JAMA 291:88-93. 2004
    ..Over the past century, nursing homes and hospitals increasingly have become the site of death, yet no national studies have examined the adequacy or quality of end-of-life care in institutional settings compared with deaths at home...

Research Grants23

  1. SAFEHAVEN: Decision Support for Nursing Home Resident Disaster Evacuations
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Using existing nursing home data from multiple sources, this study seeks to understand the consequences of hurricanes and evacuation decisions, providing the first evidence base to inform the creation of evacuation guidelines. ..
  2. The Impact of Flu and Flu Vaccine on NH Resident Morbitidity
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  3. SAFEHAVEN: Decision Support for Nursing Home Resident Disaster Evacuations
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Using existing nursing home data from multiple sources, this study seeks to understand the consequences of hurricanes and evacuation decisions, providing the first evidence base to inform the creation of evacuation guidelines. ..
  4. The Impact of Flu and Flu Vaccine on NH Resident Morbitidity
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  5. NATIONAL RESEARCH SERVICE AWARD
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  6. Wage Mandate, Labor Turnover, and NH Quality
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..5) Use the theoretical model to assess the relative merits of alternative minimum nurse staffing and wage policies in terms of their relative cost and effectiveness. ..
  7. Aging Health and Health Services Research Training
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. DO GOOD NURSING HOMES ACHIEVE GOOD OUTCOMES?
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This latter exploratory data analysis step is crucial to derive from the theoretical results insights about how to intervene in a nursing home to improve the chance of achieving positive outcomes. ..
  9. State Policies and Hospitalizations from Nursing Homes
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These theoretical insights will help shape the policy implications emerging from the study. ..
  10. Impact of Changing Medicaid Policies on NH Quality
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. SAFEHAVEN: Decision Support for Nursing Home Resident Disaster Evacuations
    Vincent Mor; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Using existing nursing home data from multiple sources, this study seeks to understand the consequences of hurricanes and evacuation decisions, providing the first evidence base to inform the creation of evacuation guidelines. ..