B R Asplin

Summary

Affiliation: HealthPartners Research Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A conceptual model of emergency department crowding
    Brent R Asplin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Research Foundation, and University of Minnesota Medical School, St Paul and Minneapolis, MN 55101, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:173-80. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Emergency department crowding: consensus development of potential measures
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Medical Group and Clinics and HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:824-34. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Tying a knot in the unraveling health care safety net
    B R Asplin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Research Foundation, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:1075-9. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Developing models for patient flow and daily surge capacity research
    Brent R Asplin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson Street, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1109-13. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Insurance status and access to urgent ambulatory care follow-up appointments
    Brent R Asplin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Research Foundation, St Paul, Minn 55101, USA
    JAMA 294:1248-54. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act as a federal health care safety net program
    W W Fields
    American College of Emergency Physicians Safety Net Task Force, St Paul, MN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:1064-9. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Safety net research in emergency medicine: proceedings of the Academic Emergency Medicine Consensus Conference on "The Unraveling Safety Net"
    J A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Division of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:1024-9. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Using online analytical processing to manage emergency department operations
    Bradley D Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson Street, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1206-12. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The quality gap: searching for the consequences of emergency department crowding
    David J Magid
    Ann Emerg Med 44:586-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Hospital-based emergency care: a future without boarding?
    Brent R Asplin
    Ann Emerg Med 48:121-5. 2006

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint A conceptual model of emergency department crowding
    Brent R Asplin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Research Foundation, and University of Minnesota Medical School, St Paul and Minneapolis, MN 55101, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:173-80. 2003
    ..The goal of the conceptual model is to provide a practical framework on which an organized research, policy, and operations management agenda can be based to alleviate ED crowding...
  2. ncbi request reprint Emergency department crowding: consensus development of potential measures
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Medical Group and Clinics and HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:824-34. 2003
    ..We identify measures of emergency department (ED) and hospital workflow that would be of value in understanding, monitoring, and managing crowding...
  3. ncbi request reprint Tying a knot in the unraveling health care safety net
    B R Asplin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Research Foundation, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:1075-9. 2001
    ..In response to the IOM's challenges, emergency departments should be used more effectively to monitor local safety net viability and to enhance the integration of community health care safety net delivery systems...
  4. ncbi request reprint Developing models for patient flow and daily surge capacity research
    Brent R Asplin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson Street, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 13:1109-13. 2006
    ..Finally, they identify potential research questions that are based on applications of the proposed research models...
  5. ncbi request reprint Insurance status and access to urgent ambulatory care follow-up appointments
    Brent R Asplin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital and HealthPartners Research Foundation, St Paul, Minn 55101, USA
    JAMA 294:1248-54. 2005
    ..There is growing pressure to avoid hospitalizing emergency department patients who can be treated safely as outpatients, but this strategy depends on timely access to follow-up care...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act as a federal health care safety net program
    W W Fields
    American College of Emergency Physicians Safety Net Task Force, St Paul, MN, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:1064-9. 2001
    ..Future actions are proposed, including the pressing need for greater public safety net funding and additional actions to preserve health care access for vulnerable populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Safety net research in emergency medicine: proceedings of the Academic Emergency Medicine Consensus Conference on "The Unraveling Safety Net"
    J A Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Division of Emergency Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital Partners HealthCare System, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 8:1024-9. 2001
    ..The current system for safety net care is described, and the emergency department is conceptualized as a window on safety net patients and systems, uniquely positioned to help study and coordinate integrated processes of care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Using online analytical processing to manage emergency department operations
    Bradley D Gordon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson Street, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 11:1206-12. 2004
    ..While OLAP is clearly a helpful tool in the ED, it is far more useful when integrated into the larger continuum of health information systems across a hospital or health care delivery system...
  9. ncbi request reprint The quality gap: searching for the consequences of emergency department crowding
    David J Magid
    Ann Emerg Med 44:586-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Hospital-based emergency care: a future without boarding?
    Brent R Asplin
    Ann Emerg Med 48:121-5. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Emergency department crowding: old problem, new solutions
    Steven L Bernstein
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Emerg Med Clin North Am 24:821-37. 2006
    ..More research needs to be done to better understand the factors that contribute to crowding, the impact of this problem on patients and ED throughput, and how to alleviate this nationwide crisis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Access to emergency care: restricted by long waiting times and cost and coverage concerns
    Jae Kennedy
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, Washington State University, Spokane, WA 99210 1495, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 43:567-73. 2004
    ..We monitor progress toward Healthy People 2010 objectives of reducing health disparities and decreasing delay and difficulty in access to emergency care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hospital and emergency department crowding in the United States
    Robert W Schafermeyer
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 15:22-7. 2003
    ..In order to achieve any of these changes in policy over the long term, advocates for reform must aggressively pursue them today...
  14. ncbi request reprint Show me the money! Managing access, outcomes, and cost in high-risk populations
    Brent R Asplin
    Ann Emerg Med 43:174-7. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Executive summary: the Institute of Medicine report and the future of academic emergency medicine: the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine and Association of Academic Chairs in Emergency Medicine Panel: Association of American Medical Colleges annual
    Daniel A Handel
    Center for Policy Research in Emergency Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:261-7. 2007
    ..The report recommendations and other related recommendations brought forward during the panel discussions should be addressed through innovative programs and policy development at the regional and federal levels...
  16. ncbi request reprint If you want to fix crowding, start by fixing your hospital
    Brent R Asplin
    Ann Emerg Med 49:273-4. 2007
  17. ncbi request reprint E/M coding and the OIG: not so reliable after all
    Brent R Asplin
    Ann Emerg Med 40:275-9. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint Emergency department crowding as a health policy issue: past development, future directions
    Lynne D Richardson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 40:388-93. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Designing a research agenda to improve the quality of emergency care
    David J Magid
    Clinical Research Unit, Colorado Permanente Medical Group, Denver, CO 80237 8066, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 9:1124-30. 2002
    ..Research to improve the quality of emergency care can benefit from a more systematic consideration of the domains of quality and the research steps necessary to generate evidence and inform quality improvement efforts in practice...
  20. ncbi request reprint Measuring crowding: time for a paradigm shift
    Brent R Asplin
    Acad Emerg Med 13:459-61. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint Does ambulance diversion matter?
    Brent R Asplin
    Ann Emerg Med 41:477-80. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint Does improved access to care affect utilization and costs for patients with chronic conditions?
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:717-22. 2004
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  23. doi request reprint Accuracy of staff-initiated emergency department tracking system timestamps in identifying actual event times
    Bradley D Gordon
    Regions Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine, St Paul, MN, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:504-11. 2008
    ..Managers use timestamps from computerized tracking systems to evaluate emergency department (ED) processes. This study was designed to determine how accurately these timestamps reflect the actual ED events they purport to represent...