Michael Weiner

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University Center for Aging Research
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The potential of crowdsourcing to improve patient-centered care
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research, Regenstrief Institute, Inc, 1050 Wishard Boulevard, 5th Floor, Indianapolis, IN, 46202 2872, USA
    Patient 7:123-7. 2014
  2. pmc Information discovery on electronic health records using authority flow techniques
    Vagelis Hristidis
    School of Computing and Information Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:64. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Perspectives of general practitioners towards evaluation and treatment of cardiovascular diseases among older people
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Prim Health Care 1:198-206. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Errors in completion of referrals among older urban adults in ambulatory care
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute, Incorporated 410 West 10th Street, Suite 2000, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 3012, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:76-81. 2010
  5. pmc A web-based generalist-specialist system to improve scheduling of outpatient specialty consultations in an academic center
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, 410 West 10th Street, Suite 2000, Indianapolis, IN, 46202 3012, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:710-5. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Limitation of a single clinical data source for measuring physicians' performance on quality indicators
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Indianapolis, 46202, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1256-60. 2006
  7. pmc The influence of information technology on patient-physician relationships
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2872, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S35-9. 2006
  8. pmc Pursuing integration of performance measures into electronic medical records: beta-adrenergic receptor antagonist medications
    M Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:99-106. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint A practical method of linking data from Medicare claims and a comprehensive electronic medical records system
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Health Center, 1050 Wishard Blvd, 6th Fl, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2872, USA
    Int J Med Inform 71:57-69. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of health resource use by disabled older female Medicare beneficiaries living in the community
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:371-9. 2003

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint The potential of crowdsourcing to improve patient-centered care
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Health Services and Outcomes Research, Regenstrief Institute, Inc, 1050 Wishard Boulevard, 5th Floor, Indianapolis, IN, 46202 2872, USA
    Patient 7:123-7. 2014
    ..CS should especially be used to traverse the quality-cost curve, or decrease costs while preserving or improving quality of care. ..
  2. pmc Information discovery on electronic health records using authority flow techniques
    Vagelis Hristidis
    School of Computing and Information Sciences, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 10:64. 2010
    ..We compare the effectiveness of two fundamentally different techniques for keyword search of EHRs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Perspectives of general practitioners towards evaluation and treatment of cardiovascular diseases among older people
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Prim Health Care 1:198-206. 2009
    ..Guidance for treating those over 75 years is limited. Little is known about GPs' attitudes regarding assessing and managing cardiovascular risk among older people...
  4. ncbi request reprint Errors in completion of referrals among older urban adults in ambulatory care
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute, Incorporated 410 West 10th Street, Suite 2000, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 3012, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 16:76-81. 2010
    ..We determined the extent to which referral-based consultations were completed in a US medical institution. Factors associated with completion were identified...
  5. pmc A web-based generalist-specialist system to improve scheduling of outpatient specialty consultations in an academic center
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, 410 West 10th Street, Suite 2000, Indianapolis, IN, 46202 3012, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:710-5. 2009
    ..Technological structures and processes account for many failures. Scheduling appointments for subspecialty evaluation is a first step in outpatient referral and consultation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Limitation of a single clinical data source for measuring physicians' performance on quality indicators
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Indianapolis, 46202, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1256-60. 2006
    ..To determine the extent to which relying on only one source of data leads to incomplete assessment of pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPV) or mammography...
  7. pmc The influence of information technology on patient-physician relationships
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2872, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:S35-9. 2006
    ..Increased collaboration between experts in IT and relationship-centered care is needed, along with inclusion of relationship-based measures in informatics research...
  8. pmc Pursuing integration of performance measures into electronic medical records: beta-adrenergic receptor antagonist medications
    M Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:99-106. 2005
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  9. ncbi request reprint A practical method of linking data from Medicare claims and a comprehensive electronic medical records system
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Health Center, 1050 Wishard Blvd, 6th Fl, Indianapolis, IN 46202 2872, USA
    Int J Med Inform 71:57-69. 2003
    ..Linking US Medicare data with large databases used for everyday clinical practice is seldom described in detail in medical literature...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predictors of health resource use by disabled older female Medicare beneficiaries living in the community
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:371-9. 2003
    ..To identify specific clinical factors that could best predict resource use by disabled older women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Using information technology to improve the health care of older adults
    Michael Weiner
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute, Indiana University, Indianapolis 46202 2872, USA
    Ann Intern Med 139:430-6. 2003
    ..Information systems that improve communication among providers during these transitions have the potential to improve safety and reduce costs...
  12. ncbi request reprint Methodology of an ongoing, randomized, controlled trial to improve drug use for elderly patients with chronic heart failure
    Michael D Murray
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University School of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 2:53-65. 2004
    ..However, patients may not adhere to therapy. Patients with complex medication regimens and low health literacy are at risk for nonadherence...
  13. ncbi request reprint Defining the domain of geriatric medicine in an urban public health system affiliated with an academic medical center
    Christopher M Callahan
    Department of Medicine, Center for Aging Research, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1802-6. 2008
    ..There is a dynamic interplay between design features, reputation, and capacity that modulates volume, location, and type of patients seen by geriatrics...
  14. ncbi request reprint Patient perception and provider assessment of severity of heart failure as predictors of hospitalization
    Usha Subramanian
    Roudebush Veterans Administration Medical Center, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Heart Lung 34:89-98. 2005
    ..To then determine the ability of each method to predict all-cause hospitalization...
  15. pmc Using computerized provider order entry and clinical decision support to improve referring physicians' implementation of consultants' medical recommendations
    Martin C Were
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 3012, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:196-202. 2009
    ..We created a tool that lets referring providers review and implement electronic recommendations made by consultants, with the hypothesis that facilitation with our tool could improve implementation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Correlates of health-related quality of life among lower-income, urban adults with congestive heart failure
    Daniel O Clark
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Indianapolis, 46202, USA
    Heart Lung 32:391-401. 2003
    ..Improving health-related quality of life (HRQL) is a primary goal in the treatment of patients with congestive heart failure (CHF), yet few studies have explored correlates of HRQL among CHF patients...
  17. doi request reprint Development and implementation of a proactive geriatrics consultation model in collaboration with hospitalists
    Youcef Sennour
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2139-45. 2009
    ..The Proactive Geriatrics Consultation Service represents a promising model of collaboration between hospitalists and geriatricians for improving care of hospitalized older adults...
  18. ncbi request reprint A conceptual framework to study medication adherence in older adults
    Michael D Murray
    Department of Pharmacy Practice, Purdue University School of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 2:36-43. 2004
    ..Adults aged > or =50 years often have multiple chronic diseases requiring multiple medications. However, even drugs with well-documented benefits are often not taken as prescribed, for a variety of reasons...
  19. pmc Implementing dementia care models in primary care settings: The Aging Brain Care Medical Home
    Christopher M Callahan
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Indianapolis, USA
    Aging Ment Health 15:5-12. 2011
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe our experience in implementing a primary care-based dementia and depression care program focused on providing collaborative care for dementia and late-life depression...
  20. pmc Preparing for an aging population and improving chronic disease management
    Paul R Dexter
    Regenstrief Institute, Indianapolis, IN
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2010:162-6. 2010
    ..We hypothesize utility to further exploring the impact that new health care delivery models will have on health systems' IT infrastructures...
  21. pmc A gero-informatics tool to enhance the care of hospitalized older adults with cognitive impairment
    Malaz Boustani
    Indiana University Center for Aging Research, Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 2:247-53. 2007
    ....
  22. pmc Early introduction of an evidence-based medicine course to preclinical medical students
    Malathi Srinivasan
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:58-65. 2002
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first report to demonstrate that early introduction of EBM principles as a short course to preclinical medical students is feasible and practical...
  23. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of usefulness of clinician-patient videoconferencing for making routine medical decisions in the nursing home
    Mark R Laflamme
    Regenstrief Institute, Inc, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1380-5. 2005
    ..To pilot and assess the role of videoconferencing in clinicians' medical decision-making and their interactions with nursing home residents (NHRs)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Electronic health records: high-quality electronic data for higher-quality clinical research
    Mark G Weiner
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Inform Prim Care 15:121-7. 2007
    ..We present models for applying EHR data successfully within the clinical research enterprise...
  25. ncbi request reprint Patient-centered instructions for medications prescribed for the treatment of heart failure
    Daniel G Morrow
    Institute of Aviation, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana Champaign, Illinois, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 2:44-52. 2004
    ..Complex medication regimens for CHF challenge older patients' ability to adhere to them, in part because of age-related cognitive decline and poor communication about medications...
  26. ncbi request reprint Improving medication knowledge among older adults with heart failure: a patient-centered approach to instruction design
    Daniel G Morrow
    Institute of Aviation, Aviation Human Factors Division, Willard Airport One Airport Road, Q5, MC 394, Savoy, IL 61874, USA
    Gerontologist 45:545-52. 2005
    ..We investigated whether patient-centered instructions for chronic heart failure medications increase comprehension and memory for medication information in older adults diagnosed with chronic heart failure...
  27. ncbi request reprint Clinical information technology capabilities in four U.S. hospitals: testing a new structural performance measure
    Ruben Amarasingham
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205 2223, USA
    Med Care 44:216-24. 2006
    ..Few tools exist to quantify the performance of a hospital's information system from a user perspective...
  28. ncbi request reprint Pharmacist intervention to improve medication adherence in heart failure: a randomized trial
    Michael D Murray
    Center for Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, University of North Carolina School of Pharmacy, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7360, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:714-25. 2007
    ..Patients with heart failure who take several prescription medications sometimes have poor adherence to their treatment regimens. Few interventions designed to improve adherence to therapy have been rigorously tested...
  29. ncbi request reprint Patients' health literacy and experience with instructions: influence preferences for heart failure medication instructions
    Daniel G Morrow
    Beckman Institute, University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign and and the Institute of Aviation, Williard Airport, One Airport Road, Q5, MC 394, Savoy, IL 61874 USA
    J Aging Health 19:575-93. 2007
    ..The study evaluated these instructions by examining whether patients preferred them to standard pharmacy instructions...
  30. ncbi request reprint Health care and medication costs and use among older adults with heart failure
    Kevin T Stroupe
    Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Hines VA Hospital, Illinois 60141 5151, USA
    Am J Med 116:443-50. 2004
    ..To target interventions effectively, it is important to understand the association of medication acquisition with health care utilization and costs...
  31. ncbi request reprint Correlates of health literacy in patients with chronic heart failure
    Dan Morrow
    Beckman Institute of Advanced Science and Technology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Gerontologist 46:669-76. 2006
    ..We investigated relationships between health literacy and general cognitive and sensory abilities, as well as education, health, and demographic variables, in a community sample of middle-aged and older adults...
  32. ncbi request reprint State initiatives to control Medicaid drug costs
    Michael Weiner
    N Engl J Med 350:1912. 2004
  33. pmc Cognitive and anatomic contributions of metabolic decline in Alzheimer disease and cerebrovascular disease
    Beth Kuczynski
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Arch Neurol 65:650-5. 2008
    ..Understanding how each disease contributes to dementia is essential from both a pathophysiologic and diagnostic perspective...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effects of white matter lesions and lacunes on cortical function
    Bruce R Reed
    University of California Davis Alzheimer s Disease Center, Martinez, CA 94553, USA
    Arch Neurol 61:1545-50. 2004
    ..Whether small-vessel disease in fact predominantly affects the frontal lobes is not well documented...
  35. ncbi request reprint Impact of patient selection criteria on prevalence estimates and prevalence of diagnosed dementia in a Medicaid population
    Murtuza F Bharmal
    Quintiles Strategic Research and Safety, Falls Church, VA, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 21:92-100. 2007
    ..The dependence of prevalence estimates upon use of several patient selection criteria to identify patients with dementia also was evaluated...

Research Grants1

  1. Recommendations of Inpatient Geriatrics Consultation
    Michael Weiner; Fiscal Year: 2007
    b>Michael Weiner, MD, MPH is a board-certified, fellowship-trained internist...