Kimberly J Rask

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Can an algorithm for appropriate prescribing predict adverse drug events?
    Kimberly J Rask
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:145-51. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint A two-pronged quality improvement training program for leaders and frontline staff
    Kimberly J Rask
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:147-53. 2011
  3. pmc Designing insurance to promote use of childhood obesity prevention services
    Kimberly J Rask
    Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Obes 2013:379513. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Quality of diabetes care for underserved patients with and without mental illness: site of care matters
    Jacqueline Lynn Green
    Internal Medicine Residency Program, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30323, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:1204-10. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement training: experiences of frontline staff
    Jill D Daugherty
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 26:627-41. 2013
  6. 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
  7. ncbi request reprint A statewide voluntary patient safety initiative: the Georgia experiene
    Kimberly J Rask
    Emory Center on Health Outcomes and Quality, Atlanta, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:564-72. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Integrating comparative effectiveness research programs into predictive health: a unique role for academic health centers
    Kimberly J Rask
    Rollins School of Public Health, School of Medicine, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road N E, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Acad Med 86:718-23. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Is the number of prescribing physicians an independent risk factor for adverse drug events in an elderly outpatient population?
    Jacqueline L Green
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 5:31-9. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Sex differences in hospital risk-adjusted mortality rates for Medicare beneficiaries undergoing CABG surgery
    Steven D Culler
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:2317-22; discussion 2323-5. 2008

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Can an algorithm for appropriate prescribing predict adverse drug events?
    Kimberly J Rask
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:145-51. 2005
    ..To evaluate whether a medication-appropriateness algorithm applied to pharmacy claims data can identify ambulatory patients at risk for experiencing adverse drug events (ADEs) from those medications...
  2. ncbi request reprint A two-pronged quality improvement training program for leaders and frontline staff
    Kimberly J Rask
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:147-53. 2011
    ..Semistructured interviews with selected participants in the practical methods program were performed to assess QI project sustainability and short-term outcomes...
  3. pmc Designing insurance to promote use of childhood obesity prevention services
    Kimberly J Rask
    Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Obes 2013:379513. 2013
    ..Increasing utilization of obesity-related health services in the long term will require both family- and provider-focused interventions in partnership with improved health insurance coverage...
  4. doi request reprint Quality of diabetes care for underserved patients with and without mental illness: site of care matters
    Jacqueline Lynn Green
    Internal Medicine Residency Program, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30323, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:1204-10. 2010
    ..This study assessed whether practice setting (outpatient primary care or emergency care) influenced whether patients with mental illness received the same quality of diabetes preventive care as patients without mental illness...
  5. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement training: experiences of frontline staff
    Jill D Daugherty
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health of Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Int J Health Care Qual Assur 26:627-41. 2013
    ..In 2008, staff in one organization developed an in-house QI training program designed for frontline managers and staff and this article aims to report employee perspectives...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint A statewide voluntary patient safety initiative: the Georgia experiene
    Kimberly J Rask
    Emory Center on Health Outcomes and Quality, Atlanta, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 32:564-72. 2006
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Integrating comparative effectiveness research programs into predictive health: a unique role for academic health centers
    Kimberly J Rask
    Rollins School of Public Health, School of Medicine, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road N E, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Acad Med 86:718-23. 2011
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Is the number of prescribing physicians an independent risk factor for adverse drug events in an elderly outpatient population?
    Jacqueline L Green
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 5:31-9. 2007
    ..It appears that the elderly are at greater risk of ADEs because they use more medications, have less specific presentations, and have more chronic conditions than younger populations...
  10. doi request reprint Sex differences in hospital risk-adjusted mortality rates for Medicare beneficiaries undergoing CABG surgery
    Steven D Culler
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:2317-22; discussion 2323-5. 2008
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Primary preventive services in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: study from a population-based sample in Southeast U.S
    Cristina Drenkard
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA Electronic address
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 43:209-16. 2013
    ..S. To identify gaps in primary preventive services (PPS) that might be specific to SLE as opposed to local health system factors, we used as reference a population-based sample from the same area...
  12. pmc A randomized trial of medical care management for community mental health settings: the Primary Care Access, Referral, and Evaluation (PCARE) study
    Benjamin G Druss
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Rd, NE, Rm 606, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:151-9. 2010
    ..The authors tested a population-based medical care management intervention designed to improve primary medical care in community mental health settings...
  13. ncbi request reprint Patient activation is associated with healthy behaviors and ease in managing diabetes in an indigent population
    Kimberly J Rask
    Emory Center on Health Outcomes and Quality, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Diabetes Educ 35:622-30. 2009
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  14. ncbi request reprint Is the availability of hospital IT applications associated with a hospital's risk adjusted incidence rate for patient safety indicators: results from 66 Georgia hospitals
    Steven D Culler
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Med Syst 31:319-27. 2007
    ..This study finds very little statistically significant correlation between the availability of IT applications and risk adjusted PSI incident rate per 1,000..
  15. ncbi request reprint The impact of reminder-recall interventions on low vaccination coverage in an inner-city population
    Charles W LeBaron
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:255-61. 2004
    ..Reminder-recall interventions have improved immunization rates in numerous studies...