Richard C Hermann

Summary

Affiliation: Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Achieving consensus across diverse stakeholders on quality measures for mental healthcare
    Richard C Hermann
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Med Care 42:1246-53. 2004
  2. pmc The Stroke Practice Improvement Network: a quasiexperimental trial of a multifaceted intervention to improve quality
    Judith A Hinchey
    Institute of Clinical Care Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02135, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:130-7. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Quality measurement in health care: a need for leadership amid a new federalism
    Richard C Hermann
    Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:215-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Aligning measurement-based quality improvement with implementation of evidence-based practices
    Richard C Hermann
    Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health, Tufts NEMC s Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, NEMC 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:636-45. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk-adjusting outcomes of mental health and substance-related care: a review of the literature
    Richard C Hermann
    The Center for Organization, Leadership and Management Research Veterans Health Administration, Boston, MA, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 15:52-69. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Statistical benchmarks for process measures of quality of care for mental and substance use disorders
    Richard C Hermann
    Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1461-7. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Quality indicators for international benchmarking of mental health care
    Richard C Hermann
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health CQAIMH, 750 Washington Street, NEMC 345, Boston, MA, 02111, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:31-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Best practices: Interpreting measurement data for quality improvement: standards, means, norms, and benchmarks
    Richard C Hermann
    Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health, Harvard Medical School, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:655-7. 2003
  9. pmc How and why community hospital clinicians document a positive screen for intimate partner violence: a cross-sectional study
    Megan R Gerber
    Harvard Medical School, Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge, MA, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 6:48. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Guideline recommendations for treatment of schizophrenia: the impact of managed care
    Barbara Dickey
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:340-8. 2003

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Achieving consensus across diverse stakeholders on quality measures for mental healthcare
    Richard C Hermann
    Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies at Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA
    Med Care 42:1246-53. 2004
    ....
  2. pmc The Stroke Practice Improvement Network: a quasiexperimental trial of a multifaceted intervention to improve quality
    Judith A Hinchey
    Institute of Clinical Care Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02135, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 19:130-7. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Quality measurement in health care: a need for leadership amid a new federalism
    Richard C Hermann
    Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 11:215-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Aligning measurement-based quality improvement with implementation of evidence-based practices
    Richard C Hermann
    Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health, Tufts NEMC s Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, NEMC 345, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:636-45. 2006
    ..This article explores the degree to which these two approaches are aligned and whether further coordination between them could yield greater effectiveness or efficiency...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk-adjusting outcomes of mental health and substance-related care: a review of the literature
    Richard C Hermann
    The Center for Organization, Leadership and Management Research Veterans Health Administration, Boston, MA, USA
    Harv Rev Psychiatry 15:52-69. 2007
    ..8%. Results are appraised in the context of the mental health care system's needs for risk adjustment; we assess what has been accomplished, where gaps remain, and directions for future development...
  6. ncbi request reprint Statistical benchmarks for process measures of quality of care for mental and substance use disorders
    Richard C Hermann
    Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1461-7. 2006
    ..This article describes the application of a method for developing statistical benchmarks for 12 process measures of quality of care for mental and substance use disorders...
  7. ncbi request reprint Quality indicators for international benchmarking of mental health care
    Richard C Hermann
    Tufts New England Medical Center, Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health CQAIMH, 750 Washington Street, NEMC 345, Boston, MA, 02111, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:31-8. 2006
    ..To identify quality measures for international benchmarking of mental health care that assess important processes and outcomes of care, are scientifically sound, and are feasible to construct from preexisting data...
  8. ncbi request reprint Best practices: Interpreting measurement data for quality improvement: standards, means, norms, and benchmarks
    Richard C Hermann
    Center for Quality Assessment and Improvement in Mental Health, Harvard Medical School, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:655-7. 2003
  9. pmc How and why community hospital clinicians document a positive screen for intimate partner violence: a cross-sectional study
    Megan R Gerber
    Harvard Medical School, Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge, MA, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 6:48. 2005
    ..This two-part study examines primary care clinicians' chart documentation and attitudes when confronted by a positive waiting room screen for intimate partner violence (IPV)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Guideline recommendations for treatment of schizophrenia: the impact of managed care
    Barbara Dickey
    Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:340-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the treatment of schizophrenia for disabled Medicaid beneficiaries who were and were not enrolled in managed care...
  11. pmc Impact of a work-focused intervention on the productivity and symptoms of employees with depression
    Debra Lerner
    Program on Health, Work and Productivity, Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies, Tufts Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:128-35. 2012
    ..To test a new program's effectiveness in reducing depression's work burden...
  12. ncbi request reprint Do women who screen positive for mental disorders in primary care have lower mammography rates?
    Karen E Lasser
    Department of Medicine, The Cambridge Health Alliance and Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 25:214-6. 2003
    ..Screening for mental disorders in primary care does not appear to identify women at risk for nonreceipt of mammography...
  13. pmc Clinical improvement associated with conformance to HEDIS-based depression care
    Kathryn Rost
    Center for Studies in Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, UCHSC at Fitzsimons, P O Box 6508 Mail Stop F496, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 7:103-12. 2005
    ..Employers recently requested a valid metric of depression treatment quality. Such an indicator needs to measure the proportion of the population in need who receive high-quality care, and to predict clinical improvement...
  14. ncbi request reprint Common ground: a framework for selecting core quality measures for mental health and substance abuse care
    Richard C Hermann
    Psychiatry, Cambridge Hospital, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:281-7. 2002
    ..The authors present a framework for the selection of a core set of measures, clarify divergent perspectives, and make recommendations for further development of core quality measures for mental health care...
  15. ncbi request reprint Process measures for the assessment and improvement of quality of care for schizophrenia
    Richard C Hermann
    Harvard Medical School and School of Public Health, Department of Psychiatry, Cambridge Hospital, MA 02139, USA
    Schizophr Bull 28:95-104. 2002
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Prescription of antipsychotic drugs by office-based physicians in the United States, 1989-1997
    Richard C Hermann
    Department of Psychiatry, Cambridge Hospital, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:425-30. 2002
    ..This study examined trends in the prescription of antipsychotic drugs in a nationally representative sample of physicians in nonfederal office-based clinical practice during the 1990s...