Affiliation: Group Health Cooperative
- Can pay-for-performance improve quality and reduce health disparities?Katie Coleman
MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington, United States of America
PLoS Med 4:e216. 2007
- Implications of reassigning patients for the medical home: a case studyKatie Coleman
Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Ann Fam Med 8:493-8. 2010..This article examines the impact on patient experience and utilization of Group Health Cooperative's process of reassigning patients to new physicians as part of their medical home demonstration project...
- Providing underserved patients with medical homes: assessing the readiness of safety-net health centersKatie Coleman
MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation and Qualis Health, USA
Issue Brief (Commonw Fund) 85:1-14. 2010..Survey data also show that health centers that employed team-based care were more likely to have instituted patient access and communications processes, relative to those without team-based care...
- Evidence on the Chronic Care Model in the new millenniumKatie Coleman
MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Group Health Center for Health Studies, Seattle, Washington, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 28:75-85. 2009..Although work remains to be done in areas such as cost-effectiveness, these studies suggest that redesigning care using the CCM leads to improved patient care and better health outcomes...
- Untangling practice redesign from disease management: how do we best care for the chronically ill?Katie Coleman
MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Group Health Center for Health Studies Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
Annu Rev Public Health 30:385-408. 2009..More innovation and research are needed to understand how disease-management components can be more meaningfully embedded within practice to improve patient care...
- The impact of pay-for-performance on diabetes care in a large network of community health centersKatie Coleman
MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation at the Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative in Seattle, WA, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:966-83. 2007....
- Spreading a patient-centered medical home redesign: a case studyClarissa Hsu
Center for Community Health and Evaluation, Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
J Ambul Care Manage 35:99-108. 2012..Group Health's experience provides valuable insights that can be used to improve the design and implementation of future PCMH models...
- Spreading a medical home redesign: effects on emergency department use and hospital admissionsRobert J Reid
Group Health Physicians, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
Ann Fam Med 11:S19-26. 2013..We describe the Group Health experience in attempting to replicate the effects on health care use seen in a PCMH prototype clinic via a systemwide spread using Lean as the change strategy...
- The changes involved in patient-centered medical home transformationEdward H Wagner
MacColl Center for Health Care Innovation, Group Health Research Institute, 1730 Minor Avenue, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Prim Care 39:241-59. 2012..This article describes the eight consensus change concepts and 32 key changes that emerged from this process, and the evidence supporting their inclusion...
- Patient experience should be part of meaningful-use criteriaJames D Ralston
Group Health Research Institute, Group Health Cooperative, in Seattle, Washington, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 29:607-13. 2010..These results highlight the need to measure the patient experience as part of meaningful use and to enact policies supporting online and phone communication by patients and providers...
- The safety net medical home initiative: transforming care for vulnerable populationsJonathan R Sugarman
Qualis Health MacColl Center for Health Care Innovation, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA The Commonwealth Fund, One East 75th Street, New York, NY
Med Care 52:S1-10. 2014....
- Improving care coordination in primary careEdward H Wagner
MacColl Center for Health Care Innovation, Group Health Research Institute Qualis Health, Seattle, WA
Med Care 52:S33-8. 2014..Although coordinating care is a defining characteristic of primary care, evidence suggests that both patients and providers perceive failures in communication and care when care is received from multiple sources...
- The Group Health medical home at year two: cost savings, higher patient satisfaction, and less burnout for providersRobert J Reid
Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 29:835-43. 2010..We estimate total savings of $10.3 per patient per month twenty-one months into the pilot. We offer an operational blueprint and policy recommendations for adoption in other health care settings...
- Practice transformation in the safety net medical home initiative: a qualitative lookEdward H Wagner
MacColl Center for Health Care Innovation, Group Health Research Institute Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
Med Care 52:S18-22. 2014..Transformation of primary care to patient-centered medical homes (PCMH) is challenging. Progress in transformation varied widely among practices involved in the Safety Net Medical Home Initiative...
- How 3 rural safety net clinics integrate care for patients: a qualitative case studySarah Derrett
School of Health and Social Services, College of Health, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL MacColl Center for Health Care Innovation, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA American Medical Association, Chicago IL
Med Care 52:S39-47. 2014..Integrated care supports continuity of care over time, with care that is coordinated within and between settings and is responsive to patients' needs. Currently, little is known about care integration for rural patients...