Hoangmai H Pham

Summary

Affiliation: Center for Studying Health System Change
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Physician consideration of patients' out-of-pocket costs in making common clinical decisions
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:663-8. 2007
  2. ncbi Redesigning care delivery in response to a high-performance network: the Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w532-44. 2007
  3. ncbi Care patterns in Medicare and their implications for pay for performance
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1130-9. 2007
  4. ncbi The impact of quality-reporting programs on hospital operations
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1412-22. 2006
  5. ncbi Unhealthy trends: the future of physician services
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1586-98. 2007
  6. doi Hospitalists and care transitions: the divorce of inpatient and outpatient care
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change HSC in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1315-27. 2008
  7. pmc Primary care physicians' links to other physicians through Medicare patients: the scope of care coordination
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Ann Intern Med 150:236-42. 2009
  8. doi Dismantling Rube Goldberg: cutting through chaos to achieve coordinated care
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:259-60. 2009
  9. ncbi Delivery of preventive services to older adults by primary care physicians
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    JAMA 294:473-81. 2005
  10. pmc Health care market trends and the evolution of hospitalist use and roles
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:101-7. 2005

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi Physician consideration of patients' out-of-pocket costs in making common clinical decisions
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:663-8. 2007
    ..Patients face growing cost-sharing through higher deductibles and other out-of-pocket (OP) expenses, with uncertain effects on clinical decision making...
  2. ncbi Redesigning care delivery in response to a high-performance network: the Virginia Mason Medical Center
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w532-44. 2007
    ..Making the business case for sustaining desirable provider behavior may require that purchasers and plans make equally fundamental changes in payment policy...
  3. ncbi Care patterns in Medicare and their implications for pay for performance
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1130-9. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi The impact of quality-reporting programs on hospital operations
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1412-22. 2006
    ..Policy should be directed at encouraging formal assessments of how individual and combinations of programs affect quality outcomes, and the development of adaptable information systems...
  5. ncbi Unhealthy trends: the future of physician services
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1586-98. 2007
    ..Medicare can lead longer-term efforts to incorporate more per episode and capitated elements into the payment system, revamping incentives for physicians...
  6. doi Hospitalists and care transitions: the divorce of inpatient and outpatient care
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change HSC in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1315-27. 2008
    ..Policymakers could support the development of guiding principles for care coordination, greater reliance on nonphysicians, and reintegration of inpatient and outpatient providers...
  7. pmc Primary care physicians' links to other physicians through Medicare patients: the scope of care coordination
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Ann Intern Med 150:236-42. 2009
    ..Primary care physicians are expected to coordinate care for their patients...
  8. doi Dismantling Rube Goldberg: cutting through chaos to achieve coordinated care
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    J Hosp Med 4:259-60. 2009
    ..Dr. Pham, a practicing general internist and health policy researcher, recalls her experience, as a granddaughter, of how patients, families, and physicians are often complicit in foiling the good coordination of care...
  9. ncbi Delivery of preventive services to older adults by primary care physicians
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    JAMA 294:473-81. 2005
    ..Rates of preventive services remain below national goals...
  10. pmc Health care market trends and the evolution of hospitalist use and roles
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:101-7. 2005
    ..To describe local health care market dynamics that support increasing use of hospitalists' services and changes in their roles...
  11. pmc Rapidity and modality of imaging for acute low back pain in elderly patients
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Ave SW, Ste 550, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:972-81. 2009
    ..Most quality metrics focus on underuse of services, leaving unclear what factors are associated with potential overuse...
  12. doi Medicare governance and provider payment policy
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change HSC, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:1382-94. 2009
    ....
  13. pmc Good neighbors: how will the patient-centered medical home relate to the rest of the health-care delivery system?
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Suite 550, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:630-4. 2010
    ....
  14. ncbi Financial pressures spur physician entrepreneurialism
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:70-81. 2004
    ..But the diversity of physicians' behavior requires that policy responses take account of differences between specialists and primary care physicians...
  15. ncbi Training U.S. medical students to care for the chronically ill
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    Acad Med 79:32-40. 2004
    ..The authors assessed the degree to which undergraduate medical curricula explicitly address chronic care competencies selected through literature and expert review...
  16. ncbi Potentially avoidable hospitalizations for COPD and pneumonia: the role of physician and practice characteristics
    Ann S O'Malley
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024 2512, USA
    Med Care 45:562-70. 2007
    ..Hospitalizations for bacterial pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) occur frequently, but many are potentially avoidable...
  17. pmc Predictors of the growing influence of clinical practice guidelines
    Ann S O'Malley
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Avenue, Southwest Suite 550, Washington, DC, 20024 2512, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:742-8. 2007
    ..Despite the proliferation of clinical practice guidelines (CPGs), physicians have been slow to adopt them...
  18. ncbi Care coordination agreements: barriers, facilitators, and lessons learned
    Emily Carrier
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 1100 First Street NE, 12th Floor, Washington, DC 20002 4221, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:e398-404. 2012
    ..Some physicians have developed written agreements that articulate the respective responsibilities of 2 or more parties for coordination of patient care, ie, care coordination agreements (CCAs)...
  19. pmc Are electronic medical records helpful for care coordination? Experiences of physician practices
    Ann S O'Malley
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Ave, SW, Suite 550, Washington, DC 20024 2512, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:177-85. 2010
    ..Yet little is known about whether and how physician practices use current EMRs to facilitate coordination...
  20. ncbi Coverage expansion needs cost containment - but States cannot do it alone
    Ann S O'Malley
    Center for Studying Health Systems Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:202. 2007
  21. pmc Association between quality of care and the sociodemographic composition of physicians' patient panels: a repeat cross-sectional analysis
    Emily R Carrier
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Avenue SW Suite 550, Washington, DC 20024, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:987-94. 2011
    ..Risk adjustment that includes sociodemographic factors could mitigate the financial incentive to avoid disadvantaged patients...
  22. ncbi Specialty-service lines: salvos in the new medical arms race
    Robert A Berenson
    Urban Institute in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w337-43. 2006
    ..However, as the scope of care that can be safely performed in the outpatient arena expands, physician competition for control over specialty services may threaten hospitals' financial health...
  23. doi The roles of practice systems and individual effort in quality performance
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Center for Studying Health System Change Washington, DC, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:704-10. 2011
    ..Individual effort and practice systems contribute to quality performance, but the nature of their contributions remains unclear...
  24. ncbi What is driving hospitals' patient-safety efforts?
    Kelly J Devers
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:103-15. 2004
    ..Professional and market initiatives have also facilitated improvement, but hospitals report that these have had less impact to date...
  25. ncbi More training needed in chronic care: a survey of US physicians
    Jonathan D Darer
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Acad Med 79:541-8. 2004
    ..The authors evaluated physicians' perceptions of the adequacy of their chronic illness care training to and the effects of training on their attitudes toward care of persons with chronic conditions...
  26. ncbi Primary care physicians who treat blacks and whites
    Peter B Bach
    Health Outcomes Research Group, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:575-84. 2004
    ..Black patients may receive their care from a subgroup of physicians whose qualifications or resources are inferior to those of the physicians who treat white patients...
  27. doi Insurance status of patients admitted to specialty cardiac and competing general hospitals: are accusations of cherry picking justified?
    Peter Cram
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Med Care 46:467-75. 2008
    ..There has been widespread concern that procedurally oriented specialty hospitals select well-insured patients for admission, while avoiding the underinsured, but data are limited...
  28. ncbi Is health plan employer data and information set performance associated with withdrawal from medicare managed care?
    Hoangmai H Pham
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205 2223, USA
    Med Care 40:212-26. 2002
    ..6 million beneficiaries. Some plans claim that providing higher quality care raises costs, lowers profits, and spurs withdrawal because plans cannot sustain high quality care under current payment levels...
  29. ncbi Use of dialysis educators beyond nurses and physicians and outcomes in patients with kidney failure
    Laura C Plantinga
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 12:424-32. 2005
    ..Use of nonmedical staff for patient education at dialysis centers has a limited but positive effect on patient satisfaction and hospitalization...
  30. ncbi A widening rift in access and quality: growing evidence of economic disparities
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
    ..An improving economy could forestall further cuts and permit reversal of earlier Hones, but progress in closing this rift does not appear imminent...
  31. ncbi Leaving medicine: the consequences of physician dissatisfaction
    Bruce E Landon
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Med Care 44:234-42. 2006
    ..Anecdotal reports suggest that, in response, some physicians are leaving the practice of medicine or retiring earlier than they otherwise would have...