E H Wagner

Summary

Affiliation: Group Health Cooperative
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Understanding high-quality cancer care: a summary of expert perspectives
    Erin J Aiello Bowles
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98103, USA
    Cancer 112:934-42. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement in chronic illness care: a collaborative approach
    E H Wagner
    MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1290, Seattle, WA, USA www improvingchroniccare org
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 27:63-80. 2001
  3. pmc Care for chronic diseases
    Edward H Wagner
    BMJ 325:913-4. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic illness management: what is the role of primary care?
    Arlyss Anderson Rothman
    University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:256-61. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Effective teamwork and quality of care
    Edward H Wagner
    Med Care 42:1037-9. 2004
  6. doi request reprint The changes involved in patient-centered medical home transformation
    Edward 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
  7. pmc Physician support for diabetes patients and clinical outcomes
    Jochen Gensichen
    Institute for General Practice, University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:367. 2009
  8. pmc Academia, chronic care, and the future of primary care
    Edward H Wagner
    MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:S636-8. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of improved glycemic control on health care costs and utilization
    E H Wagner
    MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1290, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    JAMA 285:182-9. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Chronic care clinics for diabetes in primary care: a system-wide randomized trial
    E H Wagner
    W A MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:695-700. 2001

Research Grants

  1. The HMO Cancer Research Network (CRN)
    Edward Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. The HMO Cancer Research Network (CRN)
    Edward Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Cancer Research Network Across Health Care Systems
    Edward Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2008

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. doi request reprint Understanding high-quality cancer care: a summary of expert perspectives
    Erin J Aiello Bowles
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98103, USA
    Cancer 112:934-42. 2008
    ..Through interviews with nationally recognized experts in healthcare quality, perspectives on barriers and facilitators to achieving these aims for cancer patients were elicited...
  2. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement in chronic illness care: a collaborative approach
    E H Wagner
    MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1290, Seattle, WA, USA www improvingchroniccare org
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 27:63-80. 2001
    ....
  3. pmc Care for chronic diseases
    Edward H Wagner
    BMJ 325:913-4. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Chronic illness management: what is the role of primary care?
    Arlyss Anderson Rothman
    University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:256-61. 2003
    ..The future of primary care in the United States may depend on its ability to successfully redesign care systems that can meet the needs of a growing population of chronically ill patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effective teamwork and quality of care
    Edward H Wagner
    Med Care 42:1037-9. 2004
  6. doi request reprint The changes involved in patient-centered medical home transformation
    Edward 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...
  7. pmc Physician support for diabetes patients and clinical outcomes
    Jochen Gensichen
    Institute for General Practice, University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany
    BMC Public Health 9:367. 2009
    ..Physician practical support (e.g. setting goals, pro-active follow-up) and communicative support (e.g., empathic listening, eliciting preferences) have been hypothesized to influence diabetes outcomes...
  8. pmc Academia, chronic care, and the future of primary care
    Edward H Wagner
    MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:S636-8. 2010
    ..The Chronic Care Model provides a proven framework for such a redesign, and has been, with organizational support and effort, successfully implemented in academic settings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of improved glycemic control on health care costs and utilization
    E H Wagner
    MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1290, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    JAMA 285:182-9. 2001
    ..Because of the additional costs associated with improving diabetes management, there is interest in whether improved glycemic control leads to reductions in health care costs, and, if so, when such cost savings occur...
  10. ncbi request reprint Chronic care clinics for diabetes in primary care: a system-wide randomized trial
    E H Wagner
    W A MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:695-700. 2001
    ..To evaluate the impact of primary care group visits (chronic care clinics) on the process and outcome of care for diabetic patients...
  11. doi request reprint The quality of cancer patient experience: perspectives of patients, family members, providers and experts
    Edward H Wagner
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:484-9. 2010
    ..Anecdotes and limited evidence suggest that a significant percentage of cancer patients encounter troublesome problems in the course of their care...
  12. ncbi request reprint Finding common ground: patient-centeredness and evidence-based chronic illness care
    Edward H Wagner
    MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 11:S7-15. 2005
    ..We conclude that the Model is both evidence-based and patient-centered and that these can be properties of health systems, and not just of individual practitioners...
  13. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with changes in gait speed in older adults
    D M Buchner
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 51:M297-302. 1996
    ..The study addressed whether changes in gait speed in community-dwelling older adults were associated with changes in fitness (strength and aerobic capacity), physical health status, and/or depressive symptoms...
  14. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of CQI teams and academic detailing: can they alter compliance with guidelines?
    H I Goldberg
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 24:130-42. 1998
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  15. ncbi request reprint Patient-level estimates of the cost of complications in diabetes in a managed-care population
    S D Ramsey
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Pharmacoeconomics 16:285-95. 1999
    ..To develop incidence-based estimates of the cost of several diabetes-related complications...
  16. ncbi request reprint Improving depression care: barriers, solutions, and research needs
    M Von Korff
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:E1. 2001
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Diastolic blood pressure and the risk of primary cardiac arrest among pharmacologically treated hypertensive patients
    D S Siscovick
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 11:350-6. 1996
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Our findings support available evidence that among hypertensive patients a treated diastolic blood pressure level below 85 mm Hg is associated with cardiac hazards...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of strength and endurance training on gait, balance, fall risk, and health services use in community-living older adults
    D M Buchner
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 52:M218-24. 1997
    ..The study tested the effect of strength and endurance training on gait, balance, physical health status, fall risk, and health services use in older adults...
  19. ncbi request reprint Managed care data and public health: the experience of Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound
    P A Fishman
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 19:477-91. 1998
    ..This paper reviews why traditional HMOs are ideal places to conduct public health research and analyzes how recent market trends may threaten this role for managed care...
  20. ncbi request reprint Diffusion of aromatase inhibitors for breast cancer therapy between 1996 and 2003 in the Cancer Research Network
    Erin J Aiello
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 107:397-403. 2008
    ..We evaluated diffusion of aromatase inhibitor dispensings for breast cancer treatment in integrated healthcare delivery systems across the United States...
  21. ncbi request reprint 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...
  22. pmc Strengthening primary care with better transfer of information
    Robert J Reid
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle WA 98101, USA
    CMAJ 179:987-8. 2008
  23. doi request reprint Evidence on the Chronic Care Model in the new millennium
    Katie 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...
  24. pmc Accuracy and complexities of using automated clinical data for capturing chemotherapy administrations: implications for future research
    Erin J Aiello Bowles
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Med Care 47:1091-7. 2009
    ..However, chemotherapy data obtained from tumor registries may be incomplete, and abstracting chemotherapy directly from medical records can be expensive and time consuming...
  25. ncbi request reprint Implementation and effectiveness of a community-based health promotion program for older adults
    J I Wallace
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 53:M301-6. 1998
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Improving chronic illness care: translating evidence into action
    E H Wagner
    W.A. MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation at the Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 20:64-78. 2001
    ..In this paper we describe the CCM, its use in intensive quality improvement activities with more than 100 health care organizations, and insights gained in the process...
  27. ncbi request reprint Transform residency training in chronic illness care -- now
    David P Stevens
    Institute for Improving Clinical Care, Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Acad Med 81:685-7. 2006
    ..These ACCC teams and their sponsoring health systems have successfully harnessed these drivers for the implementation of evidence-based chronic illness care in resident practices...
  28. pmc Assessment of chronic illness care (ACIC): a practical tool to measure quality improvement
    Amy E Bonomi
    MacColl Institute for Healthcare Innovation, Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:791-820. 2002
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Delivering effective primary care to older adults: a randomized, controlled trial of the senior resource team at group health cooperative
    Elizabeth A Phelan
    Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1748-56. 2007
    ..To assess the effect of a team of geriatrics specialists on the practice style of primary care providers (PCPs) and the functioning of their patients aged 75 and older...
  30. ncbi request reprint Identifying suicide potential in primary care
    E H Lin
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, Seattle, Washington 98121
    J Gen Intern Med 4:1-6. 1989
    ..Less than 20% of the suicides visited a primary care physician in the month prior to death. Only 39% of suicides received specialty mental health treatment in the 18 months prior to death...
  31. ncbi request reprint Hypertension and outcomes research. From clinical trials to clinical epidemiology
    B M Psaty
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Am J Hypertens 9:178-83. 1996
    ..Consistency of findings across various study designs, outcomes, and populations is critical to the practice of evidence-based medicine and the effort to maximize the health benefits of antihypertensive therapies...
  32. ncbi request reprint Case studies from two collaboratives on diabetes in Washington State
    Donna M Daniel
    Qualis Health, Seattle, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:103-8, 57. 2004
    ..Two individual teams, one from a small, rural clinic and one from a larger urban health system, were able to introduce innovations in care and realize improvement in patient outcomes...
  33. pmc Primary care delivery is associated with greater physician experience and improved survival among persons with AIDS
    Mari M Kitahata
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:95-103. 2003
    ..It has been shown that greater physician experience in the care of persons with AIDS prolongs survival, but how more experienced primary care physicians achieve better outcomes is not known...
  34. pmc A comparison of how generalists and fellowship-trained geriatricians provide "geriatric" care
    Elizabeth A Phelan
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1807-11. 2008
    ..To determine whether outpatient care provided to older patients by fellowship-trained geriatricians is distinguishable from that provided by generalists...
  35. ncbi request reprint Community exercise program use and changes in healthcare costs for older adults
    Ronald T Ackermann
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Washington, and Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:232-7. 2003
    ..Regular exercise is associated with many health benefits. Community-based exercise programs may increase exercise participation, but little is known about cost implications...
  36. ncbi request reprint A multisite randomized trial of the effects of physician education and organizational change in chronic-asthma care: health outcomes of the Pediatric Asthma Care Patient Outcomes Research Team II Study
    Paula Lozano
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:875-83. 2004
    ..Traditional primary care practice change approaches have not led to full implementation of national asthma guidelines...
  37. ncbi request reprint A state-level application of the chronic illness breakthrough series: results from two collaboratives on diabetes in Washington State
    Donna M Daniel
    Qualis Health, Seattle, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:69-79. 2004
    ....
  38. pmc Health care costs and participation in a community-based health promotion program for older adults
    Charles Mayer
    University of Washington Health Promotion Research Center, Department of Health Services, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A38. 2010
    ..A previous randomized controlled trial demonstrated a decrease in inpatient use for EW participants but did not evaluate health care costs. We assessed the effect of EW participation on health care costs...
  39. ncbi request reprint Outcome of follow-up colon examination among a population-based cohort of colorectal cancer patients
    Stephen J Rulyak
    University of Washington, Division of Gastroenterology, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98104, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 5:470-6; quiz 407. 2007
    ..We sought to estimate survival among colorectal cancer patients according to receipt of a follow-up colon examination and to describe the findings of such exams...
  40. pmc Comprehensive health care for people infected with HIV in developing countries
    Mari M Kitahata
    Center for AIDS and STD, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, 325 9th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    BMJ 325:954-7. 2002
  41. ncbi request reprint Improving primary care for patients with chronic illness
    Thomas Bodenheimer
    Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 288:1775-9. 2002
    ..Case studies are provided describing how components of the chronic care model have been implemented in the primary care practices of 4 health care organizations...
  42. ncbi request reprint Improving primary care for patients with chronic illness: the chronic care model, Part 2
    Thomas Bodenheimer
    Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    JAMA 288:1909-14. 2002
    ..Even though the chronic care model has the potential to improve care and reduce costs, several obstacles hinder its widespread adoption...
  43. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the Patient Assessment of Chronic Illness Care (PACIC)
    Russell E Glasgow
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Med Care 43:436-44. 2005
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  44. pmc Chronic disease care
    Edward H Wagner
    BMJ 328:177-8. 2004
  45. ncbi request reprint Self-management aspects of the improving chronic illness care breakthrough series: implementation with diabetes and heart failure teams
    Russell E Glasgow
    AMC Cancer Research Center, Denver, CO 80214, USA
    Ann Behav Med 24:80-7. 2002
    ..Improvements were found for both diabetes and heart failure teams, suggesting that this improvement process may be broadly applicable. Lessons learned, keys to success, and directions for future research and practice are discussed...
  46. pmc Practice-level effects of interventions to improve asthma care in primary care settings: the Pediatric Asthma Care Patient Outcomes Research Team
    Jonathan A Finkelstein
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:1737-57. 2005
    ..And, to compare findings with previously reported patient-level outcomes of trial enrollees...
  47. pmc Clinical effectiveness research in managed-care systems: lessons from the Pediatric Asthma Care PORT. Patient Outcomes Research Team
    Jonathan A Finkelstein
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:775-89. 2002
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Improving diabetes treatment quality in managed care organizations: some progress, many challenges
    Michele Heisler
    Ann Arbor Veteran s Affairs Center for Practice Management and Outcomes Research and Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:115-7. 2004
  49. pmc How health care systems can begin to address the challenge of limited literacy
    Michael K Paasche-Orlow
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:884-7. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Are continuity of care and teamwork incompatible?
    Edward H Wagner
    Med Care 45:6-7. 2007
  51. pmc High quality care for people with chronic diseases
    Trish Groves
    BMJ 330:609-10. 2005
  52. ncbi request reprint Survivorship research based in integrated healthcare delivery systems: the Cancer Research Network
    Ann M Geiger
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Cancer 112:2617-26. 2008
    ..The National Cancer Institute funds the Cancer Research Network (CRN) to leverage these capabilities for all types of cancer research, including survivorship...
  53. pmc Diversifying the options for interacting with patients
    Edward H Wagner
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:322-3. 2007
  54. ncbi request reprint Promoting health and preventing disability in older adults: lessons from intervention studies carried out through an academic-community partnership
    Elizabeth A Phelan
    The Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
    Fam Community Health 26:214-20. 2003
    ..The iterative nature of research and programming that is carried out as part of this partnership is described...
  55. pmc Diversifying the options for interacting with patients
    Edward H Wagner
    Postgrad Med J 83:723-4. 2007
  56. pmc Effect of part-time practice on patient outcomes
    Patricia H Parkerton
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, University of California at Los Angeles, Box 91772, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:717-24. 2003
    ..Primary care physicians are spending fewer hours in direct patient care, yet it is not known whether reduced hours are associated with differences in patient outcomes...

Research Grants4

  1. The HMO Cancer Research Network (CRN)
    Edward Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  2. The HMO Cancer Research Network (CRN)
    Edward Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. Cancer Research Network Across Health Care Systems
    Edward Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Research in the CRN will be readily applicable across health care settings and will contribute to overall improvements in the quality of cancer care. ..