K Carey

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint On measuring the hospital cost/quality trade-off
    K Carey
    US Department of Veterans Affairs Management Science Group, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Health Econ 8:509-20. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint A multilevel modelling approach to analysis of patient costs under managed care
    K Carey
    Management Science Group, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Bedford, MA, USA
    Health Econ 9:435-46. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Trends in contract management: the hidden evolution in hospital organization
    Kathleen Carey
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:192-9. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Contract management in USA hospitals: service duplication and access within local markets
    Kathleen Carey
    VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Health Serv Manage Res 21:161-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Hospital cost efficiency and system membership
    Kathleen Carey
    Management Science Group, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Inquiry 40:25-38. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of network arrangements on hospital pricing behavior
    James F Burgess
    Department of Health Services, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Talbot 3 West, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Health Econ 24:391-405. 2005
  7. pmc Use of VA and Medicare services by dually eligible veterans with psychiatric problems
    Kathleen Carey
    VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research and, Boston University School of Public Health, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1164-83. 2008
  8. pmc Specialty and full-service hospitals: a comparative cost analysis
    Kathleen Carey
    VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research and Boston University School of Public Health, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1869-87. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint On measuring the hospital cost/quality trade-off
    K Carey
    US Department of Veterans Affairs Management Science Group, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Health Econ 8:509-20. 1999
    ..The results of this paper underscore a number of practical difficulties and challenges facing government or other systems in evaluating the relative performance of their hospitals...
  2. ncbi request reprint A multilevel modelling approach to analysis of patient costs under managed care
    K Carey
    Management Science Group, US Department of Veterans Affairs, Bedford, MA, USA
    Health Econ 9:435-46. 2000
    ..Facilities more heavily penetrated by the managed care model may be more effective at controlling costs of their sicker patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Trends in contract management: the hidden evolution in hospital organization
    Kathleen Carey
    Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:192-9. 2004
    ..Since contract-managed hospitals tend to be located in rural areas, this raises concerns regarding access to care. On the other hand, contract management may allow distressed hospitals to survive...
  4. doi request reprint Contract management in USA hospitals: service duplication and access within local markets
    Kathleen Carey
    VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Health Serv Manage Res 21:161-7. 2008
    ..Contract management does not appear to offer any particular advantages in improving access to hospital services...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hospital cost efficiency and system membership
    Kathleen Carey
    Management Science Group, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Inquiry 40:25-38. 2003
    ..Policymakers should be mindful of potential efficiency gains from hospital consolidations and be aware that common ownership alone may be too general a rubric for evaluating those gains usefully...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of network arrangements on hospital pricing behavior
    James F Burgess
    Department of Health Services, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Talbot 3 West, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Health Econ 24:391-405. 2005
    ..However, this result appears to be generated primarily by system-owned hospitals that form networks to provide particular services jointly...
  7. pmc Use of VA and Medicare services by dually eligible veterans with psychiatric problems
    Kathleen Carey
    VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research and, Boston University School of Public Health, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1164-83. 2008
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  8. pmc Specialty and full-service hospitals: a comparative cost analysis
    Kathleen Carey
    VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research and Boston University School of Public Health, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1869-87. 2008
    ..To compare the costs of physician-owned cardiac, orthopedic, and surgical single specialty hospitals with those of full-service hospital competitors...