Dustin W Ballard

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Validation of an algorithm for categorizing the severity of hospital emergency department visits
    Dustin W Ballard
    Emergency Department, Kaiser Permanente San Rafael, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA
    Med Care 48:58-63. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Influence of patient costs and requests on emergency physician decisionmaking
    Dustin W Ballard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente San Rafael Medical Center, San Rafael, Fairfax, CA 94930, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:643-650. 2008

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Validation of an algorithm for categorizing the severity of hospital emergency department visits
    Dustin W Ballard
    Emergency Department, Kaiser Permanente San Rafael, San Rafael, CA 94903, USA
    Med Care 48:58-63. 2010
    ..The New York University Emergency Department (NYU ED) visit severity algorithm attempts to classify visits to the ED based on diagnosis, but it has not been formally validated...
  2. doi request reprint Influence of patient costs and requests on emergency physician decisionmaking
    Dustin W Ballard
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kaiser Permanente San Rafael Medical Center, San Rafael, Fairfax, CA 94930, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 52:643-650. 2008
    ..We examine emergency physician knowledge of, attitudes about, and responses to patient cost-sharing in the emergency department (ED)...