Ann S O'Malley

Summary

Affiliation: Georgetown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Acculturation and breast cancer screening among Hispanic women in New York City
    A S O'Malley
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:219-27. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Low-income women's priorities for primary care: a qualitative study
    A S O'Malley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:141-6. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Are we getting the message out to all? Health information sources and ethnicity
    A S O'Malley
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Prev Med 17:198-202. 1999
  4. pmc Beyond the examination room: primary care performance and the patient-physician relationship for low-income women
    Ann S O'Malley
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:66-74. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of trust in use of preventive services among low-income African-American women
    Ann S O'Malley
    Cancer Control Program, Departments of Oncology and Internal Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Prev Med 38:777-85. 2004
  6. pmc Adherence of low-income women to cancer screening recommendations
    Ann S O'Malley
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2233 Wisconsin Ave NW, Suite 440, Washington, D C 20007, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:144-54. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint The mismatch between urban women's preferences for and experiences with primary care
    Ann S O'Malley
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Division of Cancer Prevention, Lombardi Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Womens Health Issues 12:191-203. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient and provider priorities for cancer prevention and control: a qualitative study in Mid-Atlantic Latinos
    Ann S O'Malley
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:383-91. 2002
  9. pmc Primary care attributes and care for depression among low-income African American women
    Ann S O'Malley
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1328-34. 2003
  10. 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

Research Grants

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Publications32

  1. pmc Acculturation and breast cancer screening among Hispanic women in New York City
    A S O'Malley
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:219-27. 1999
    ..This study investigated whether acculturation was associated with the receipt of clinical breast examinations and mammograms among Colombian, Ecuadorian, Dominican, and Puerto Rican women aged 18 to 74 years in New York City in 1992...
  2. ncbi request reprint Low-income women's priorities for primary care: a qualitative study
    A S O'Malley
    Department of Internal Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:141-6. 2000
    ..For this qualitative study we explored which features are priorities to women fiumi low-income settings and whether those priorities fit into an established primary care framework...
  3. ncbi request reprint Are we getting the message out to all? Health information sources and ethnicity
    A S O'Malley
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Prev Med 17:198-202. 1999
    ..However, mainstream health education targeting behavior change often fails to reach minority populations...
  4. pmc Beyond the examination room: primary care performance and the patient-physician relationship for low-income women
    Ann S O'Malley
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:66-74. 2002
    ..To assess whether primary care performance of low-income women's primary care delivery sites is associated with the strength of their relationships with their physicians...
  5. ncbi request reprint The role of trust in use of preventive services among low-income African-American women
    Ann S O'Malley
    Cancer Control Program, Departments of Oncology and Internal Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Prev Med 38:777-85. 2004
    ..This study explored factors that predict higher trust in primary care providers, and examined the role of patient trust on the use of preventive services for low-income African-American women...
  6. pmc Adherence of low-income women to cancer screening recommendations
    Ann S O'Malley
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, 2233 Wisconsin Ave NW, Suite 440, Washington, D C 20007, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:144-54. 2002
    ..African-American and low-income women have lower rates of cancer screening and higher rates of late-stage disease than do their counterparts...
  7. ncbi request reprint The mismatch between urban women's preferences for and experiences with primary care
    Ann S O'Malley
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Division of Cancer Prevention, Lombardi Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Womens Health Issues 12:191-203. 2002
    ..Differences in primary care attainment are not solely a matter of personal preferences; rather, they appear to be more strongly related to barriers to obtaining care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient and provider priorities for cancer prevention and control: a qualitative study in Mid-Atlantic Latinos
    Ann S O'Malley
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:383-91. 2002
    ..C. Patient and provider priorities are compared to identify common ground for future interventions in resource constrained primary care settings...
  9. pmc Primary care attributes and care for depression among low-income African American women
    Ann S O'Malley
    Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1328-34. 2003
    ..We examined the association between attributes of primary care providers and care for depression, from a patients' perspective, among a sample of predominantly low-income African American women...
  10. 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...
  11. doi request reprint Do primary care physicians treating minority patients report problems delivering high-quality care?
    James D Reschovsky
    Center for Studying Health System Change in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:w222-31. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Disparities despite coverage: gaps in colorectal cancer screening among Medicare beneficiaries
    Ann S O'Malley
    Cancer Control Program, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:2129-35. 2005
    ..Despite its effectiveness in reducing mortality, colorectal cancer (CRC) screening rates are low, especially among low-income and minority groups; however, physician recommendation can increase screening rates...
  13. ncbi request reprint Providing health care to low-income women: a matter of trust
    Vanessa B Sheppard
    Georgetown University Medical Center, 2233 Wisconsin Ave, NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Fam Pract 21:484-91. 2004
    ..Trust is an important indicator of quality in patient-provider relationships and predicts adherence to certain protective health behaviours. It has been relatively unexplored among low-income or minority women...
  14. ncbi request reprint 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...
  15. pmc Primary care physicians' perceptions of the effect of insurance status on clinical decision making
    David S Meyers
    Capital Area Primary Care Research Network, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:399-402. 2006
    ..To better understand this disparity, in this study we characterize primary care physician's perceptions of what effect, if any, patients' insurance status has on their clinical decision making during office visits...
  16. pmc Patient experiences with coordination of care: the benefit of continuity and primary care physician as referral source
    Ann S O'Malley
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 600 Maryland Ave, S W Suite 550, Washington, DC, 20024 2512, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:170-7. 2009
    ..Coordination across a patient's health needs and providers is important to improving the quality of care...
  17. ncbi request reprint Immunization disparities in older Americans: determinants and future research needs
    Ann S O'Malley
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024 2512, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:150-8. 2006
    ..This study sought to assess the contribution that patient, physician, health system, and area-level characteristics make to these racial disparities in immunization...
  18. ncbi request reprint Health center trends, 1994-2001: what do they portend for the federal growth initiative?
    Ann S O'Malley
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:465-72. 2005
    ..There were no disparities in visit-based preventive services delivery by race/ethnicity or insurance status. Continued growth under the initiative is likely to help reduce health disparities and improve care for the underserved...
  19. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of mobile cancer screening and prevention
    Ann S O'Malley
    Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center of the Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, D C, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 13:298-319. 2002
    ..It is unclear whether the investment required will translate into a reasonable cost per year of life saved...
  20. doi request reprint Referral and consultation communication between primary care and specialist physicians: finding common ground
    Ann S O'Malley
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024 2512, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:56-65. 2011
    ..We examined PCPs' and specialists' perceptions of communication regarding referrals and consultations. We then identified practice characteristics associated with reported communication...
  21. 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...
  22. doi request reprint After-hours access to primary care practices linked with lower emergency department use and less unmet medical need
    Ann S O'Malley
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, D C, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:175-83. 2013
    ..Increasing support to primary care practices to offer or coordinate after-hours care may help reduce rates of emergency department use and unmet medical need...
  23. pmc After-hours care and its coordination with primary care in the U.S
    Ann S O'Malley
    Center for Studying Health System Change, 1100 1st ST SE 12th Floor, Washington, DC, 20002 4221, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:1406-15. 2012
    ..Despite expectations that medical homes provide "24 × 7 coverage" there is little to guide primary care practices in developing sustainable models for accessible and coordinated after-hours care...
  24. ncbi request reprint Primary care cancer control interventions including Latinos: a review
    Ann S O'Malley
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Lombardi Cancer Center, Cancer Control Program, Washington, District of Columbia, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:264-71. 2003
    ..This systematic review examines published primary care-based cancer control interventions that included Latinos...
  25. doi request reprint Do reimbursement delays discourage Medicaid participation by physicians?
    Peter J Cunningham
    Center for Studying Health System Change in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w17-28. 2009
    ..Increasing these rates may be insufficient to increase physicians' participation unless accompanied by reductions in administrative burden...
  26. ncbi request reprint Delivery of preventive services for low-income persons over age 50: a comparison of community health clinics to private doctors' offices
    Ann S O'Malley
    Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Lombardi Cancer Center, Cancer Control Program, Washington, DC, USA
    J Community Health 28:185-97. 2003
    ..02). Despite the severe resource constraints under which they operate, and the greater vulnerability of the population they serve, community clinics deliver preventive services at rates comparable to private doctors' offices and HMOs...
  27. 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint 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
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  29. ncbi request reprint Current evidence on the impact of continuity of care
    Ann S O'Malley
    Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 16:693-9. 2004
    ..The latest evidence of the effectiveness of continuity of care on outcomes for children and adolescents will be presented and placed into the context of prior literature...
  30. ncbi request reprint 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
  31. ncbi request reprint Predictors of voluntary disenrollment from Medicare managed care
    Judy H Ng
    National Committee for Quality Assurance, Washington, District of Columbia 20036, USA
    Med Care 45:513-20. 2007
    ..However, total selection bias depends not only on who enrolls, but also on who disenrolls. Few studies examine selectivity in disenrollment; it is unclear how those who leave plans differ from those who remain...
  32. pmc Diagnostic scope of and exposure to primary care physicians in Australia, New Zealand, and the United States: cross sectional analysis of results from three national surveys
    Andrew B Bindman
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    BMJ 334:1261. 2007
    ..To compare mix of patients, scope of practice, and duration of visit in primary care physicians in Australia, New Zealand, and the United States...

Research Grants1

  1. Reducing Colorectal Cancer in African Americans
    ANN OMALLEY; Fiscal Year: 2006
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