Douglas W Roblin

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The potential of cellular technology to mediate social networks for support of chronic disease self-management
    Douglas W Roblin
    Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, USA
    J Health Commun 16:59-76. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Patient dissatisfaction as a determinant of voluntary disenrollment in a managed care organization
    Douglas W Roblin
    The Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 33:163-72. 2010
  3. doi request reprint An evaluation of the influence of primary care team functioning on the health of Medicare beneficiaries
    Douglas W Roblin
    Kaiser Permanente Georgia, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 68:177-201. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Improved intermediate clinical outcomes from participation in a diabetes health education program
    Douglas W Roblin
    Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente Georgia, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:64-73. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk for incident renal dialysis in a managed care population
    Douglas W Roblin
    Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:205-11. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of increased cost-sharing on oral hypoglycemic use in five managed care organizations: how much is too much?
    Douglas W Roblin
    Research Department, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, and the Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 43:951-9. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Delivery of outpatient cardiac rehabilitation in a managed care organization
    Douglas Roblin
    Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 24:157-64. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction with primary care: does type of practitioner matter?
    Douglas W Roblin
    Research Department, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, USA
    Med Care 42:579-90. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint HCV screening practices and prevalence in an MCO, 2000-2007
    Douglas W Roblin
    Kaiser Permanente Georgia, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:548-55. 2011
  10. pmc Use of midlevel practitioners to achieve labor cost savings in the primary care practice of an MCO
    Douglas W Roblin
    Research Department, Kaiser Permanente, 3495 Piedmont Road NE, Building 9, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:607-26. 2004

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint The potential of cellular technology to mediate social networks for support of chronic disease self-management
    Douglas W Roblin
    Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, USA
    J Health Commun 16:59-76. 2011
    ..Some diabetes patients reported improved attention to self-monitoring; and, patient-selected supporters indicated improvements in emotional and instrumental support that should benefit diabetes patients' lifestyle and health...
  2. doi request reprint Patient dissatisfaction as a determinant of voluntary disenrollment in a managed care organization
    Douglas W Roblin
    The Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 33:163-72. 2010
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  3. doi request reprint An evaluation of the influence of primary care team functioning on the health of Medicare beneficiaries
    Douglas W Roblin
    Kaiser Permanente Georgia, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 68:177-201. 2011
    ..Medicare beneficiaries empanelled to relatively high functioning PCTs had significantly better physical and emotional health at 2 years following baseline assessment than those empanelled to relatively low functioning PCTs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Improved intermediate clinical outcomes from participation in a diabetes health education program
    Douglas W Roblin
    Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente Georgia, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:64-73. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk for incident renal dialysis in a managed care population
    Douglas W Roblin
    Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:205-11. 2006
    ..The influence of poorly controlled blood pressure (BP) on progression to end-stage renal disease typically has been studied in qualified populations. Few observational studies examined the influence of change in BP...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of increased cost-sharing on oral hypoglycemic use in five managed care organizations: how much is too much?
    Douglas W Roblin
    Research Department, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, and the Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Care 43:951-9. 2005
    ..For patients with a chronic disease, increased cost-sharing for medications may lead to unintended consequences, including reduced use of medications essential for control of their disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Delivery of outpatient cardiac rehabilitation in a managed care organization
    Douglas Roblin
    Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    J Cardiopulm Rehabil 24:157-64. 2004
    ..This study aimed to assess referral and enrollment rates for postdischarge outpatient cardiac rehabilitation in a managed care organization...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient satisfaction with primary care: does type of practitioner matter?
    Douglas W Roblin
    Research Department, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, Georgia 30305, USA
    Med Care 42:579-90. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the association of patient satisfaction with type of practitioner attending visits in the primary care practice of a managed care organization (MCO)...
  9. ncbi request reprint HCV screening practices and prevalence in an MCO, 2000-2007
    Douglas W Roblin
    Kaiser Permanente Georgia, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:548-55. 2011
    ..We studied anti-HCV screening rates, anti-HCV positivity, and demographic and risk factors associated with increased likelihood of anti-HCV screening or positivity in a managed care organization (MCO)...
  10. pmc Use of midlevel practitioners to achieve labor cost savings in the primary care practice of an MCO
    Douglas W Roblin
    Research Department, Kaiser Permanente, 3495 Piedmont Road NE, Building 9, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:607-26. 2004
    ..To estimate the savings in labor costs per primary care visit that might be realized from increased use of physician assistants (PAs) and nurse practitioners (NPs) in the primary care practices of a managed care organization (MCO)...
  11. doi request reprint Translating primary care practice climate into patient activation: the role of patient trust in physician
    Edmund R Becker
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30345, USA
    Med Care 46:795-805. 2008
    ..Little is known about processes by which proactive primary care teams might activate their patients. We examine the role of trust in patient-physician relationships for translating practice teamwork into patient activation...
  12. pmc Disparities in use of a personal health record in a managed care organization
    Douglas W Roblin
    Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente Georgia, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 16:683-9. 2009
    ..Personal health records (PHRs) can increase patient access to health care information. However, use of PHRs may be unequal by race/ethnicity...
  13. doi request reprint The Cardiovascular Research Network: a new paradigm for cardiovascular quality and outcomes research
    Alan S Go
    Kaiser Permanente Northern California, University of California, San Francisco, Calif, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 1:138-47. 2008
    ..More robust data are also needed on how well clinical trials are translated into contemporary community practice and the associated resource use, costs, and outcomes...
  14. pmc Diabetes and drug-associated hyperkalemia: effect of potassium monitoring
    Marsha A Raebel
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado Institute for Health Research, Denver, CO 80237, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:326-33. 2010
    ..Renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS) inhibitors are associated with hyperkalemia, but there is little evidence demonstrating patients who receive potassium monitoring have a lower rate of hyperkalemia...
  15. doi request reprint Increasingly restrictive definitions of hyperkalemia outcomes in a database study: effect on incidence estimates
    Marsha A Raebel
    Kaiser Permanente Colorado Institute for Health Research, Denver, CO 80237, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 19:19-25. 2010
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  16. doi request reprint Validation of a neighborhood SES index in a managed care organization
    Douglas W Roblin
    Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente Georgia, Atlanta, GA 30305, USA
    Med Care 51:e1-8. 2013
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  17. doi request reprint Repeat experience with the doughnut hole in Medicare Part D: when the doughnut hole becomes a tunnel
    Douglas W Roblin
    The Center for Health Research Southeast, Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Med Care 49:436-42. 2011
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  18. doi request reprint Extent of maternal morbidity in a managed care population in georgia
    F Carol Bruce
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Reproductive Health The Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Southeast, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 26:497-505. 2012
    ..Traditional attempts to monitor maternal morbidity have used hospital discharge data, which include data only on complications that resulted in hospitalisation, underestimating the frequency and scope of complications...
  19. ncbi request reprint Primary health care teams. Opportunities and challenges in evaluation of service delivery innovations
    Douglas W Roblin
    Kaiser Permanente, Atlanta, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 26:22-35; discussion 36-8. 2003
    ..The article concludes with recommendations for evaluation of natural experiments in primary care redesign...
  20. doi request reprint A randomized trial of direct-to-patient communication to enhance adherence to beta-blocker therapy following myocardial infarction
    David H Smith
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Northwest, Portland, OR 97227, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:477-83; discussion 483; quiz 447. 2008
    ..We sought to test the hypothesis that a simple, direct-to-patient intervention can improve adherence to beta-blocker therapy following MI...