Anna D Sinaiko

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Medicare Advantage: what explains its robust health?
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Rm 409, Boston, MA 02115 e mail
    Am J Manag Care 21:804-6. 2015
  2. pmc The experience of Massachusetts shows that consumers will need help in navigating insurance exchanges
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:78-86. 2013
  3. doi request reprint How report cards on physicians, physician groups, and hospitals can have greater impact on consumer choices
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:602-11. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Consumers, health insurance and dominated choices
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Health Econ 30:450-7. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Consumer experience with a tiered physician network: early evidence
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Healthcare Policy, Harvard University, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:123-30. 2010
  6. pmc How do quality information and cost affect patient choice of provider in a tiered network setting? Results from a survey
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:437-56. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Employers' responses to a play-or-pay mandate: an analysis of California's Health Insurance Act of 2003
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
  8. pmc Future directions for the national health expenditure accounts: conference overview
    Haiden A Huskamp
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Health Care Policy, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 28:1-8. 2006
  9. pmc Productivity adjustment in the Medicare physician fee schedule update
    Joseph P Newhouse
    Harvard University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 29:5-14. 2007
  10. pmc Estimates of physician productivity: an evaluation
    Joseph P Newhouse
    Harvard University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 29:33-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Medicare Advantage: what explains its robust health?
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Harvard T H Chan School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Rm 409, Boston, MA 02115 e mail
    Am J Manag Care 21:804-6. 2015
    ..Understanding these factors is important for MA, Medicare, and, more generally, for participants in new payment models. ..
  2. pmc The experience of Massachusetts shows that consumers will need help in navigating insurance exchanges
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:78-86. 2013
    ..Some may have been eligible for subsidized plans. Exchanges may need to provide more resources and decision-support tools to improve consumers' experiences in selecting a health plan...
  3. doi request reprint How report cards on physicians, physician groups, and hospitals can have greater impact on consumer choices
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:602-11. 2012
    ..Overcoming the constraint of limited public funding, and achieving the acceptance of providers, is critical to realizing future success...
  4. doi request reprint Consumers, health insurance and dominated choices
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Health Econ 30:450-7. 2011
    ..These results suggest limitations in the ability of health reform based solely on consumer choice to achieve efficient outcomes and that implementation of health reform should anticipate, monitor and account for this consumer behavior...
  5. ncbi request reprint Consumer experience with a tiered physician network: early evidence
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Healthcare Policy, Harvard University, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:123-30. 2010
    ..To analyze consumer awareness, use, and trust of a tiered provider network, which differentiates copayments by provider cost-efficiency and quality...
  6. pmc How do quality information and cost affect patient choice of provider in a tiered network setting? Results from a survey
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:437-56. 2011
    ..To assess how quality information from multiple sources and financial incentives affect consumer choice of physicians in tiered physician networks...
  7. ncbi request reprint Employers' responses to a play-or-pay mandate: an analysis of California's Health Insurance Act of 2003
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
    ..These employer responses will reduce the number of uninsured people in California who gain eligibility for health coverage under SB 2...
  8. pmc Future directions for the national health expenditure accounts: conference overview
    Haiden A Huskamp
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Health Care Policy, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 28:1-8. 2006
    ..This article summarizes the 2005 conference and highlights changes made since the previous conference, commissioned papers on future directions for NHEA projects, and participant recommendations...
  9. pmc Productivity adjustment in the Medicare physician fee schedule update
    Joseph P Newhouse
    Harvard University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 29:5-14. 2007
    ..This article also shows productivity changes varied widely across manufacturing industries, so that the use of an average across the economy or even across service industries could have substantial error for physician services...
  10. pmc Estimates of physician productivity: an evaluation
    Joseph P Newhouse
    Harvard University, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 29:33-9. 2007
    ..This evaluation describes six assumptions to which the results are likely to be relatively sensitive as well as a number of other assumptions to which the results are likely to be less sensitive...
  11. pmc An economic history of Medicare part C
    Thomas G McGuire
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Milbank Q 89:289-332. 2011
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  12. doi request reprint Impact of the Rochester Medical Home Initiative on Primary Care Practices, Quality, Utilization, and Costs
    Meredith B Rosenthal
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA Department of Psychiatry, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY Focused Medical Analytics, Pittsford, NY
    Med Care 53:967-73. 2015
    ..Patient-centered medical homes (PCMH) may improve the quality of primary care while reducing costs and utilization. Early evidence on the effectiveness of PCMH has been mixed...
  13. pmc Some families who purchased health coverage through the Massachusetts Connector wound up with high financial burdens
    Alison A Galbraith
    Department of Population Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:974-83. 2013
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  14. pmc The impact of tiered physician networks on patient choices
    Anna D Sinaiko
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Rm 433, Boston, MA 02115
    Health Serv Res 49:1348-63. 2014
    ..To assess whether patient choice of physician or health plan was affected by physician tier-rankings...
  15. doi request reprint The power of reinsurance in health insurance exchanges to improve the fit of the payment system and reduce incentives for adverse selection
    Jane M Zhu
    University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Inquiry 50:255-74. 2013
    ..Reinsurance is very powerful in fitting payments to costs and moderately effective in dealing with selection incentives. ..
  16. doi request reprint Regulating a health insurance exchange: implications for individuals with mental illness
    Thomas G McGuire
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, 180 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:1074-80. 2010
    ..Regulation will be necessary to establish a foundation for success of the exchanges...
  17. ncbi request reprint Bridges to Excellence--recognizing high-quality care: analysis of physician quality and resource use
    Meredith B Rosenthal
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:670-7. 2008
    ..To examine whether physicians who sought and received Bridges to Excellence (BTE) recognition performed better than similar physicians on a standardized set of population-based performance measures...