Joel M Hirsh

Summary

Affiliation: Denver Health Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A concise evaluation and management curriculum for physicians in training improved billing at an outpatient academic rheumatology clinic
    Joel M Hirsh
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 16:148-50. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Health literacy predicts the discrepancy between patient and provider global assessments of rheumatoid arthritis activity at a public urban rheumatology clinic
    Joel M Hirsh
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:961-6. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Limited health literacy is a common finding in a public health hospital's rheumatology clinic and is predictive of disease severity
    Joel M Hirsh
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 17:236-41. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Health literacy predicts discrepancies between traditional written patient assessments and verbally administered assessments in rheumatoid arthritis
    Joel M Hirsh
    From the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, in conjunction with the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine SOM, and the Department of Medicine, Denver Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Rheumatol 41:256-64. 2014

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. doi request reprint A concise evaluation and management curriculum for physicians in training improved billing at an outpatient academic rheumatology clinic
    Joel M Hirsh
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 16:148-50. 2010
    ..To study whether providing house staff with a brief lecture and handout about proper documentation could improve billing at an academic rheumatology clinic...
  2. doi request reprint Health literacy predicts the discrepancy between patient and provider global assessments of rheumatoid arthritis activity at a public urban rheumatology clinic
    Joel M Hirsh
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Rheumatol 37:961-6. 2010
    ..Numerous studies report that significant discordance exists between patient and provider [physician] measures of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). We examined whether health literacy explains this discordance...
  3. doi request reprint Limited health literacy is a common finding in a public health hospital's rheumatology clinic and is predictive of disease severity
    Joel M Hirsh
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 17:236-41. 2011
    ..Health literacy (HL) is associated with outcomes in many conditions, but little is known about its impact on arthritic diseases...
  4. doi request reprint Health literacy predicts discrepancies between traditional written patient assessments and verbally administered assessments in rheumatoid arthritis
    Joel M Hirsh
    From the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, in conjunction with the Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine SOM, and the Department of Medicine, Denver Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Rheumatol 41:256-64. 2014
    ..This study's objective was to validate verbally administered versions of patient assessments and identify factors that might explain discrepancies between verbal and written measures...