Joel M Hirsh

Summary

Affiliation: Denver Health Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi 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 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 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 Cross-sectional correlation of single-item health literacy screening questions with established measures of health literacy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Itziar Quinzanos
    Department of Medicine, Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1055 Clermont St, Research A151, Denver, CO, 80220, USA
    Rheumatol Int 35:1497-502. 2015
  5. doi 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

Collaborators

  • Itziar Quinzanos
  • Christina Bright
  • Liron Caplan

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi 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 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 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 Cross-sectional correlation of single-item health literacy screening questions with established measures of health literacy in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Itziar Quinzanos
    Department of Medicine, Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1055 Clermont St, Research A151, Denver, CO, 80220, USA
    Rheumatol Int 35:1497-502. 2015
    ..The SILS2 has construct validity in the assessment of HL in patients with RA, though its correlation with traditional methods of assessing HL is weak...
  5. doi 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...