A Atherly

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of cost effectiveness analysis in health care evaluation
    A Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Q J Nucl Med 44:112-20. 2000
  2. doi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of direct-to-consumer advertising for prescription drugs
    Adam Atherly
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 66:639-57. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Should healthy Medicare beneficiaries postpone enrollment in Medicare Part D?
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Health Econ 18:921-31. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of Medicare advantage payments on dually eligible Medicare beneficiaries
    Adam Atherly
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 26:93-104. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Health plan switching among members of the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Inquiry 42:255-65. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint An analysis of disenrollment from Medicare managed care plans by Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Med Care 43:500-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Older adults' satisfaction with integrated capitated health and long-term care
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Gerontologist 44:348-57. 2004
  8. doi request reprint An economic evaluation of the school-based "power breathing" asthma program
    Adam Atherly
    Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Asthma 46:596-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of Medicare supplemental insurance on Medicare expenditures
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 2:137-62. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluating alternative risk-adjustment strategies for surgery
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd N E, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Surg 188:566-70. 2004

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of cost effectiveness analysis in health care evaluation
    A Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Q J Nucl Med 44:112-20. 2000
    ..This paper discusses different perspectives CEA studies might adopt, and reviews the major methods for measuring both outcomes and costs...
  2. doi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of direct-to-consumer advertising for prescription drugs
    Adam Atherly
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 66:639-57. 2009
    ..Overall, the literature to date is consistent with the idea that DTCA is beneficial, but further research is needed before definitive conclusions can be drawn...
  3. doi request reprint Should healthy Medicare beneficiaries postpone enrollment in Medicare Part D?
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Health Econ 18:921-31. 2009
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  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of Medicare advantage payments on dually eligible Medicare beneficiaries
    Adam Atherly
    Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 26:93-104. 2005
    ..We find a $10 increase in monthly MA payment reduces the probability of dual enrollment by four percentage points, and FFS Medicare enrollment by 11 percentage points...
  5. ncbi request reprint Health plan switching among members of the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Inquiry 42:255-65. 2005
    ..Those who do switch plans are likely to switch to a different plan in the same sector...
  6. ncbi request reprint An analysis of disenrollment from Medicare managed care plans by Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Med Care 43:500-6. 2005
    ..If high-cost high-risk patients with diabetes do disenroll more quickly, Medicare managed care plans benefit financially from favorable disenrollment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Older adults' satisfaction with integrated capitated health and long-term care
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Gerontologist 44:348-57. 2004
    ..Because many older persons are unable to respond to surveys, separate instruments were developed for individuals and for their families...
  8. doi request reprint An economic evaluation of the school-based "power breathing" asthma program
    Adam Atherly
    Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Asthma 46:596-9. 2009
    ..The results of this study suggest that school-based interventions aimed at asthma, properly implemented and administrated, are an appropriate use of societal resources...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of Medicare supplemental insurance on Medicare expenditures
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 2:137-62. 2002
    ..Employer policies also significantly increased Medicare expenditures ($207 without drug coverage and $447 with drug coverage), but the increase was less than that associated with individual policies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Evaluating alternative risk-adjustment strategies for surgery
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd N E, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Surg 188:566-70. 2004
    ..Comparison of institutional health care outcomes requires risk adjustment. Risk-adjustment methodology may influence the results of such comparisons...
  11. ncbi request reprint Urban-rural differences in the availability of hospital information technology applications: a survey of Georgia hospitals
    Steven D Culler
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Rural Health 22:242-7. 2006
    ..Information technology (IT) has been identified as a potential tool for improving the safety of health care delivery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prescription drug costs for dually eligible people in a medicaid home- and community-based services program
    Victoria L Phillips
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1283-8. 2002
    ..Medicare prescription drug benefit proposals that rely on voluntary enrollment may also experience adverse selection from frail, low-income beneficiaries...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reforming Medicare: impacts on federal spending and choice of health plans
    Kenneth E Thorpe
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2001
    ..Our results highlight the fact that Medicare should expect modest savings from reforming the program. However, other goals of reform, such as establishing more efficient payments to plans, would be achieved...
  14. pmc Will choice-based reform work for Medicare? Evidence from the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
    Curtis S Florence
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:1741-61. 2006
    ..To examine the effect of premiums and benefits on the health plan choices of older enrollees who choose Federal Employees Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) health plans as their primary payer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Supplemental insurance: Medicare's accidental stepchild
    A Atherly
    Emory University, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 58:131-61. 2001
    ..Some studies attribute the increase to adverse selection of policies; other studies point to the moral hazard effect of insurance...
  16. ncbi request reprint What is the cost to employers of direct medical care for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?
    Tursynbek Nurmagambetov
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Division of Environmental Hazards and Health Effects, Air Pollution and Respiratory Health Branch, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    COPD 3:203-9. 2006
    ..The cost of COPD to employers is high, but the cost could be reduced by programs aimed at preventing new cases of COPD, reducing hospitalizations, and providing more outpatient services to COPD patients...
  17. pmc The effect of benefits, premiums, and health risk on health plan choice in the Medicare program
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:847-64. 2004
    ..To estimate the effect of Medicare+Choice (M+C) plan premiums and benefits and individual beneficiary characteristics on the probability of enrollment in a Medicare+Choice plan...
  18. ncbi request reprint Developing rural primary health care service areas: an analysis of patient migration patterns
    Adam Atherly
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 28:189-97. 2003
    ..HCSAs reflect consumer shopping patterns for health care and alter traditional health professional needs estimates...