Alyna T Chien

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Two-year impact of the alternative quality contract on pediatric health care quality and spending
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115 5737
    Pediatrics 133:96-104. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Impact of a pay for performance program to improve diabetes care in the safety net
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 21 Autumn Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Prev Med 55:S80-5. 2012
  3. pmc Do physician organizations located in lower socioeconomic status areas score lower on pay-for-performance measures?
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, 21 Autumn Street Room 223, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:548-54. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Qualitative insights into how pediatric pay-for-performance programs are being designed
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:185-91. 2009
  5. pmc Improving timely childhood immunizations through pay for performance in Medicaid-managed care
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, 21 Autumn Street Room 223, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:1934-47. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Positive and negative spillovers of the Health Disparities Collaboratives in federally qualified health centers: staff perceptions
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Med Care 48:1050-6. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint A pediatric-focused review of the performance incentive literature
    Alyna T Chien
    Section of Advanced Pediatric Health Services, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 19:719-25. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Disparities in unmet need for care coordination: the national survey of children's health
    Sara L Toomey
    MPhil, MSc, Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 131:217-24. 2013
  9. doi request reprint The impact of statistical choices on neonatal intensive care unit quality ratings based on nosocomial infection rates
    Henry C Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, University of California at San Francisco, 533 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:429-34. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Pay-for-performance in pediatrics: proceed with caution
    Alyna T Chien
    Section of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 120:186-8. 2007

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Two-year impact of the alternative quality contract on pediatric health care quality and spending
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115 5737
    Pediatrics 133:96-104. 2014
    ..To examine the 2-year effect of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts' global budget arrangement, the Alternative Quality Contract (AQC), on pediatric quality and spending for children with special health care needs (CSHCN) and non-CSHCN...
  2. doi request reprint Impact of a pay for performance program to improve diabetes care in the safety net
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 21 Autumn Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Prev Med 55:S80-5. 2012
    ..To evaluate the impact of a "piece-rate" pay for performance (P4P) program aimed at improving diabetes care processes, outcomes and related healthcare utilization for patients enrolled in a not-for-profit Medicaid-focused managed care plan...
  3. pmc Do physician organizations located in lower socioeconomic status areas score lower on pay-for-performance measures?
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, 21 Autumn Street Room 223, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:548-54. 2012
    ..Physician organizations (POs)--independent practice associations and medical groups--located in lower socioeconomic status (SES) areas may score poorly in pay-for-performance (P4P) programs...
  4. doi request reprint Qualitative insights into how pediatric pay-for-performance programs are being designed
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:185-91. 2009
    ..The goal of this study is to better understand how these programs began, and how they are designed and implemented from the perspectives of those with experience running pediatric P4P programs...
  5. pmc Improving timely childhood immunizations through pay for performance in Medicaid-managed care
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, 21 Autumn Street Room 223, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:1934-47. 2010
    ..To evaluate the impact of a "piece-rate" pay-for-performance (P4P) program aimed at rewarding up-to-date immunization delivery to 2-year-olds according to the recommended series...
  6. doi request reprint Positive and negative spillovers of the Health Disparities Collaboratives in federally qualified health centers: staff perceptions
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Med Care 48:1050-6. 2010
    ..Quality improvement (QI) interventions are usually evaluated for their intended effect; little is known about whether they generate significant positive or negative spillovers...
  7. ncbi request reprint A pediatric-focused review of the performance incentive literature
    Alyna T Chien
    Section of Advanced Pediatric Health Services, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 19:719-25. 2007
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Disparities in unmet need for care coordination: the national survey of children's health
    Sara L Toomey
    MPhil, MSc, Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 131:217-24. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint The impact of statistical choices on neonatal intensive care unit quality ratings based on nosocomial infection rates
    Henry C Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, University of California at San Francisco, 533 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:429-34. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Pay-for-performance in pediatrics: proceed with caution
    Alyna T Chien
    Section of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatrics 120:186-8. 2007
  11. pmc Breastfeeding rates differ significantly by method used: a cause for concern for public health measurement
    Valerie J Flaherman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0503, USA
    Breastfeed Med 6:31-5. 2011
    ..Accurate measurements of prevalence of "any" breastfeeding and "exclusive" breastfeeding help assess progress toward public health goals. We compared two commonly used data sources for measuring breastfeeding rates to assess agreement...