James M Naessens

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effect of discharge instructions on readmission of hospitalised patients with heart failure: do all of the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations heart failure core measures reflect better care?
    Monica VanSuch
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:414-7. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Evaluating implementation of a rapid response team: considering alternative outcome measures
    James P Moriarty
    Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 26:49-57. 2014
  3. pmc What is preventable harm in healthcare? A systematic review of definitions
    Mohammed Nabhan
    Center for the Science of Healthcare Delivery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:128. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Effect of illness severity and comorbidity on patient safety and adverse events
    James M Naessens
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Med Qual 27:48-57. 2012
  5. pmc A randomized controlled trial of telemonitoring in older adults with multiple chronic conditions: the Tele-ERA study
    Paul Y Takahashi
    Department of Internal Medicine Mayo Clinic 200 First Street SW Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:255. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Measuring hospital adverse events: assessing inter-rater reliability and trigger performance of the Global Trigger Tool
    James M Naessens
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 22:266-74. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint When should a multicampus hospital be considered a single entity for public reporting on patient safety issues?
    James M Naessens
    Divisions of Health Care Policy and Research and Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 16:153-65. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of diagnosis-timing indicators on measures of safety, comorbidity, and case mix groupings from administrative data sources
    James M Naessens
    Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Med Care 45:781-8. 2007
  9. doi request reprint A comparison of hospital adverse events identified by three widely used detection methods
    James M Naessens
    Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:301-7. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Effect of premium, copayments, and health status on the choice of health plans
    James M Naessens
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55902, USA
    Med Care 46:1033-40. 2008

Detail Information

Publications67

  1. pmc Effect of discharge instructions on readmission of hospitalised patients with heart failure: do all of the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations heart failure core measures reflect better care?
    Monica VanSuch
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:414-7. 2006
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Evaluating implementation of a rapid response team: considering alternative outcome measures
    James P Moriarty
    Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 26:49-57. 2014
    ..Determine the prolonged effect of rapid response team (RRT) implementation on failure to rescue (FTR)...
  3. pmc What is preventable harm in healthcare? A systematic review of definitions
    Mohammed Nabhan
    Center for the Science of Healthcare Delivery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:128. 2012
    ..A standardized and clear definition of preventable harm is the first step towards safer and more efficient healthcare delivery system. We aimed to summarize the definitions of preventable harm and its conceptualization in healthcare...
  4. doi request reprint Effect of illness severity and comorbidity on patient safety and adverse events
    James M Naessens
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Med Qual 27:48-57. 2012
    ..Adverse event reporting should incorporate comorbidity and admission severity. Reimbursement incentives to improve patient safety should consider adjustment for admission health status...
  5. pmc A randomized controlled trial of telemonitoring in older adults with multiple chronic conditions: the Tele-ERA study
    Paul Y Takahashi
    Department of Internal Medicine Mayo Clinic 200 First Street SW Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:255. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Measuring hospital adverse events: assessing inter-rater reliability and trigger performance of the Global Trigger Tool
    James M Naessens
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 22:266-74. 2010
    ..To determine the inter-rater reliability of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's Global Trigger Tool (GTT) in a practice setting, and explore the value of individual triggers...
  7. ncbi request reprint When should a multicampus hospital be considered a single entity for public reporting on patient safety issues?
    James M Naessens
    Divisions of Health Care Policy and Research and Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 16:153-65. 2007
    ..This article presents organizational theory framework and criteria to classify organizations as single versus multiple reporting entities...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of diagnosis-timing indicators on measures of safety, comorbidity, and case mix groupings from administrative data sources
    James M Naessens
    Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Med Care 45:781-8. 2007
    ..Many attempts to identify hospital complications rely on secondary diagnoses from billing data. To be meaningful, diagnosis codes must distinguish between diagnoses after admission and those existing before admission...
  9. doi request reprint A comparison of hospital adverse events identified by three widely used detection methods
    James M Naessens
    Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 21:301-7. 2009
    ..Determine the degree of congruence between several measures of adverse events...
  10. doi request reprint Effect of premium, copayments, and health status on the choice of health plans
    James M Naessens
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55902, USA
    Med Care 46:1033-40. 2008
    ..Explore effects of comorbidity and prior health care utilization on choice of employee health plans with different levels of cost sharing...
  11. ncbi request reprint Do complication screening programs detect complications present at admission?
    James M Naessens
    Divisions of Health Care Policy and Research and Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:133-42. 2004
    ..The assessment was based on a medical records indicator that differentiated hospital-acquired conditions from preexisting comorbidities...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical informatics to improve quality of care: a population-based system for patients with diabetes mellitus
    Rajeev Chaudhry
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Inform Prim Care 17:95-102. 2009
    ..However, control of intermediate outcome measures remains substandard. Recently, significant emphasis has been placed on the value of electronic medical records and informatics systems to improve the delivery of health care...
  13. doi request reprint All at-risk patients are not created equal: analysis of Braden pressure ulcer risk scores to identify specific risks
    Ann N Tescher
    Department of Nursing, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 39:282-91. 2012
    ..To improve identification of risk factors for pressure ulcer development and enhance targeted interventions and prevention strategies...
  14. doi request reprint Effect of hospital follow-up appointment on clinical event outcomes and mortality
    Carrie A Grafft
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:955-60. 2010
    ..Although research has demonstrated a correlation between follow-up arrangements and reduced hospital readmission in specific patient populations, the effect of hospital follow-up in general medicine patients has not been assessed...
  15. doi request reprint The asthma ePrompt: a novel electronic solution for chronic disease management
    Kaiser G Lim
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Asthma 49:213-8. 2012
    ..This study tested the ability of an electronic prompt to promote an asthma assessment during primary care visits...
  16. pmc 30-day hospital readmission of older adults using care transitions after hospitalization: a pilot prospective cohort study
    Paul Y Takahashi
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 8:729-36. 2013
    ..The study objective was to determine the relationship between CTP use, 30-day hospital readmission, and Emergency Room (ER) visits for adults over 60 years with high Elder Risk Assessment scores...
  17. doi request reprint The effects of incremental costs of smoking and obesity on health care costs among adults: a 7-year longitudinal study
    James P Moriarty
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:286-91. 2012
    ..To provide the simultaneous 7-year estimates of incremental costs of smoking and obesity among employees and dependents in a large health care system...
  18. doi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of telemonitoring in older adults with multiple health issues to prevent hospitalizations and emergency department visits
    Paul Y Takahashi
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St NW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 172:773-9. 2012
    ..This study sought to assess differences in hospitalizations and emergency department (ED) visits among older adults using telemonitoring vs usual care...
  19. doi request reprint How best to measure surgical quality? Comparison of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Patient Safety Indicators (AHRQ-PSI) and the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS-NSQIP) postoperative adverse ev
    Robert R Cima
    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Surgery 150:943-9. 2011
    ..The AHRQ-PSI are a set of computer algorithms to identify potential adverse in-patient events using secondary ICD-9-CM diagnosis and procedure codes from hospital discharge abstracts...
  20. pmc Use of a registry-generated audit, feedback, and patient reminder intervention in an internal medicine resident clinic--a randomized trial
    Kris G Thomas
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1740-4. 2007
    ..Disease registries, audit and feedback, and clinical reminders have been reported to improve care processes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes of patients with upper respiratory tract infections and acute sinusitis managed with a Web-based protocol in primary care practice
    Robert J Stroebel
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Manag Care Interface 20:17-22. 2007
    ..Web-based protocolized care proved efficient, and exhibits outcomes similar to those derived from telephone-based treatment...
  22. doi request reprint Identifying in-hospital venous thromboembolism (VTE): a comparison of claims-based approaches with the Rochester Epidemiology Project VTE cohort
    Cynthia L Leibson
    Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester 55905, Minnesota, USA
    Med Care 46:127-32. 2008
    ..We estimated sensitivity, specificity, PPV, and negative predictive value (NPV) of claims-based approaches using the Rochester Epidemiology Project (REP) venous thromboembolism (VTE) cohort as a "gold standard."..
  23. ncbi request reprint Web-based proactive system to improve breast cancer screening: a randomized controlled trial
    Rajeev Chaudhry
    Divisions of Primary Care Internal Medicine, and the Quality Office, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:606-11. 2007
    ..Screening mammography is recommended for early detection of breast cancer but screening rates remain suboptimal...
  24. pmc Association between value-based purchasing score and hospital characteristics
    Bijan J Borah
    College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:464. 2012
    ..The secondary objective was to quantify the associations of hospital characteristics with the VBP score components: clinical process of care (CPC) score and patient satisfaction score...
  25. doi request reprint Mayo Clinic employees responded to new requirements for cost sharing by reducing possibly unneeded health services use
    Nilay D Shah
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:2134-41. 2011
    ..Beneficiaries decreased visits to specialists but did not make greater use of primary care services. These results suggest that implementing relatively low levels of cost sharing can lead to a long-term decrease in utilization...
  26. ncbi request reprint Flunking asthma? When HEDIS takes the ACT
    Kaiser G Lim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine E18, Mayo Clinic, Bldg E 18, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:487-94. 2008
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Resource utilization of total knee arthroplasty patients cared for on specialty orthopedic surgery units
    John A Batsis
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Hosp Med 3:218-27. 2008
    ..The number and costs of arthoplasty surgeries continue to increase, requiring institutions to reexamine their existing practices for financial sustainability...
  28. pmc The impact of telemonitoring upon hospice referral in the community: a randomized controlled trial
    Paul Y Takahashi
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 7:445-51. 2012
    ..Using telemedicine for older adults with multiple comorbid conditions is a potential area for growth in health care. Given this older, ailing population, providers should discuss end-of-life care with patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Medical and surgical comanagement after elective hip and knee arthroplasty: a randomized, controlled trial
    Jeanne M Huddleston
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:28-38. 2004
    ..Hospitalists are assuming an increasing role in the care of surgical patients, but the impact of this model of care on postoperative outcomes is unknown...
  30. doi request reprint Automated detection of follow-up appointments using text mining of discharge records
    Kari L Ruud
    Division of Healthcare Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 22:229-35. 2010
    ..To determine whether text mining can accurately detect specific follow-up appointment criteria in free-text hospital discharge records...
  31. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing hospital complications of care from pre-existing conditions
    James M Naessens
    Divisions of Health Care Policy and Research and Biostatistics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 16:i27-35. 2004
    ..To compare cases identified through the Complications Screening Program (CSP) as complications with cases using the same ICD-9 secondary diagnosis codes, where the identifying diagnosis is also indicated as not present at admission...
  32. doi request reprint How well does patient self-report predict asthma medication possession? Implications for medication reconciliation and adherence assessment
    Kaiser G Lim
    Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Asthma 47:878-82. 2010
    ..Self-report is the most commonly used method for collecting information regarding asthma medication possession and adherence in clinical practice...
  33. pmc Implementation of a medication reconciliation process in an ambulatory internal medicine clinic
    Claudia L Nassaralla
    The Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Medicine Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:90-4. 2007
    ..To evaluate the causes of medication list inaccuracy, implement intervention to enhance overall accuracy of medication lists and measure the sustainability of the intervention...
  34. pmc Economic implications of nighttime attending intensivist coverage in a medical intensive care unit
    Ritesh Banerjee
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:1257-62. 2011
    ..Our objective was to assess the cost implications of changing the intensive care unit staffing model from on-demand presence to mandatory 24-hr in-house critical care specialist presence...
  35. doi request reprint Comparison of the quality of patient referrals from physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners
    Robert H Lohr
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Electronic address
    Mayo Clin Proc 88:1266-71. 2013
    ..To compare the quality of referrals of patients with complex medical problems from nurse practitioners (NPs), physician assistants (PAs), and physicians to general internists...
  36. doi request reprint Hospitalizations and emergency department use in Mayo Clinic Biobank participants within the employee and community health medical home
    Paul Y Takahashi
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 88:963-9. 2013
    ..To evaluate the participants in the Mayo Clinic Biobank for their representativeness to the entire Employee and Community Health program (ECH) primary care population with regard to hospital utilization...
  37. ncbi request reprint Women with diabetes have poorer control of blood pressure than men
    Murali K Duggirala
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55901, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:418-23. 2005
    ..Less aggressive control of the CHD risk factors in women can contribute to this excess mortality. Because hypertension has a high prevalence in subjects with diabetes, we compared the control of this risk factor between men and women...
  38. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a quality improvement training course: Mayo Clinic Quality Academy
    Kari L Ruud
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Med Qual 27:130-8. 2012
    ..001). Other health care institutions may benefit from the implementation of quality-related training programs that teach employees to use process improvement tools and methods...
  39. pmc Service census caps and unit-based admissions: resident workload, conference attendance, duty hour compliance, and patient safety
    Uma Thanarajasingam
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 59906, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 87:320-7. 2012
    ..To examine the effect of census caps and unit-based admissions on resident workload, conference attendance, duty hour compliance, and patient safety...
  40. pmc The economic burden of complications during percutaneous coronary intervention
    Kurt M Jacobson
    Division of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:154-9. 2007
    ..However, escalating costs are of concern. This study assessed the incremental medical costs of major in-hospital procedural complications incurred by patients undergoing PCI...
  41. ncbi request reprint Nurse-based telephone protocol versus usual care for management of URI and acute sinusitis: a controlled trial
    Rajeev Chaudhry
    Division of Primary Care, Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Manag Care Interface 19:26-31. 2006
    ..01). A guideline-based nurse telephone treatment protocol may decrease inappropriate use of antibiotics for URI and can result in a greater use of first-line antibiotics for patients with sinus infection with similar clinical outcomes...
  42. doi request reprint Standardized care processes to improve quality and safety of patient care in a large academic practice: the Plummer Project of the Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
    Douglas L Wood
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Health Serv Manage Res 21:276-80. 2008
    ..The quality and safety of patient care can be significantly improved by practice redesign. This practice redesign was satisfying for all, especially the patients, physicians and support team in our practice...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effect of multiple chronic conditions among working-age adults
    James M Naessens
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:118-22. 2011
    ..To determine the longitudinal effect on healthcare costs of multiple chronic conditions among adults aged 18 to 64 years...
  44. doi request reprint Widely used track and trigger scores: Are they ready for automation in practice?
    Santiago Romero-Brufau
    Mayo Clinic Robert D and Patricia E Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, United States
    Resuscitation 85:549-52. 2014
    ..We undertook a comparative analysis of performance characteristics of common EWS methods to assess how they would function if automated...
  45. ncbi request reprint Risk-stratification methods for identifying patients for care coordination
    Lindsey R Haas
    Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905 e mail
    Am J Manag Care 19:725-32. 2013
    ..Care coordination is a key component of the patient-centered medical home. However, the mechanism for identifying primary care patients who may benefit the most from this model of care is unclear...
  46. pmc Determinants of direct medical costs in primary and revision total knee arthroplasty
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Department of Health Sciences Research, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:206-14. 2013
    ..TKA procedures are increasing rapidly, with substantial cost implications. Determining cost drivers in TKA is essential for care improvement and informing future payment models...
  47. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the performance of an institution using an intensive care unit benchmark
    Bekele Afessa
    Department of Internal Medicine and Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 80:174-80. 2005
    ..To describe the performances of selected intensive care units (ICUs) in a single institution using the Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) III benchmark and to propose interventions that may improve performance...
  48. doi request reprint Comparison of provider claims data versus medical records review for assessing provision of adult preventive services
    James M Naessens
    Divisions of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:178-86. 2008
    ..Claims data should be used cautiously, if at all, for pay for performance or to trigger reminders for preventive services completion...
  49. ncbi request reprint In-room display of day and time patient is anticipated to leave hospital: a "discharge appointment"
    Dennis M Manning
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Hosp Med 2:13-6. 2007
    ..Patients cited insufficient communication about the day and time of the impending discharge as a cause of dissatisfaction...
  50. doi request reprint Obesity increases length of stay and direct medical costs in total hip arthroplasty
    Hilal Maradit Kremers
    Department of Health Sciences Research, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN, 55905, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:1232-9. 2014
    ..Previous studies have shown that obesity is associated with an increased likelihood of complications after THA, but there is little information regarding the impact of obesity on medical resource use and direct medical costs in THA...
  51. pmc Who is counseled to lose weight? Survey results and anthropometric data from 3,149 lower socioeconomic women
    Carmen Radecki Breitkopf
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Community Health 37:202-7. 2012
    ..Among disadvantaged women, obesity alone does not determine who recalls weight loss advice. Language barriers and lack of a home scale merit further study to address obesity...
  52. ncbi request reprint Estimation of unreimbursed patient education costs at a large group practice
    Arthur R Williams
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 24:12-9. 2004
    ..Without this information, it is difficult to appraise the costs of existing or newly proposed patient education activities and technologies...
  53. ncbi request reprint Comparison of chronic illness among children receiving mechanical ventilation in a cohort of children's hospitals in 1991 and 2001
    Edward G Seferian
    Division of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Pediatr 149:788-792. 2006
    ..To compare the prevalence of chronic illness and characteristics of children who underwent mechanical ventilation in a cohort of patients at large children's hospitals between 1991 and 2001...
  54. ncbi request reprint Recollection of previous colon cancer screening in Minnesota adults
    Rajeev Chaudhry
    Division of Primary Care Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, USA
    Minn Med 88:50-3. 2005
    ..The results suggest that recall alone is not sufficient to determine the date and type of previous colorectal cancer screening, especially if the screening was performed more than a year earlier...
  55. doi request reprint Comparing diverse health promotion programs using overall self-rated health as a common metric
    James E Rohrer
    Department of Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Popul Health Manag 13:91-5. 2010
    ....
  56. ncbi request reprint Performance of the provider satisfaction inventory to measure provider satisfaction with diabetes care
    Victor M Montori
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Endocr Pract 8:191-8. 2002
    ..To develop and validate an inventory to measure provider satisfaction with diabetes management...
  57. doi request reprint A telephonic coaching program has more impact when body mass index is over 35
    James E Rohrer
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Mayo Clinic Rochester, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, United States Electronic
    Obes Res Clin Pract 4:e1-e82. 2010
    ..05.Conclusion: Our findings suggest that the greatest weight loss could be achieved in this telephone coaching program by targeting morbidly obese employees. ..
  58. doi request reprint Honouring patient's resuscitation wishes: a multiphased effort to improve identification and documentation
    Nicola Schiebel
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:85-92. 2013
    ..This project focused on improving accuracy of DNR ordering processes for an academic, tertiary care hospital...
  59. ncbi request reprint A nonresident cardiovascular inpatient service improves residents' experiences in an academic medical center: a new model to meet the challenges of the new millennium
    Rick A Nishimura
    Division of Cardiovascular Diseases and Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Acad Med 79:426-31. 2004
    ..This article reports a new model for care of inpatients with cardiovascular diseases...
  60. pmc Predicting persistently high primary care use
    James M Naessens
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Department of Health Sciences Research, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:324-30. 2005
    ..We wanted to identify risk factors for persistently high use of primary care...
  61. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of three diabetes registry implementation strategies in a community internal medicine practice
    Robert J Stroebel
    Division of Community Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 28:441-50. 2002
    ..To date, however, little work has been done to determine how to optimize the implementation of a chronic disease registry in practice...
  62. doi request reprint Validity of overall self-rated health as an outcome measure in small samples: a pilot study involving a case series
    James E Rohrer
    Department of Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:366-9. 2009
    ..A single-item measure of overall self-rated health (SRH) commonly is used in population surveys, but has not been used in small pilot projects. The purpose of this study was to assess the validity of SRH in small samples...
  63. doi request reprint A program of anticipatory guidance for the prevention of emergency department visits for ear pain
    Deborah B McWilliams
    Division of Community Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905 0001, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:151-6. 2008
    ..To test whether well-child care visit anticipatory guidance can safely reduce emergency department (ED) visits...
  64. ncbi request reprint Predictors of blood pressure control in patients with diabetes and hypertension seen in primary care clinics
    Murali K Duggirala
    Divison of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Am J Hypertens 18:833-8. 2005
    ..This study was designed to identify predictors of BP control in patients with both diabetes and hypertension who are seen in primary care clinics...
  65. doi request reprint Cervical cancer screening: a prospective cohort study of the effects of historical patient compliance and a population-based informatics prompted reminder on screening rates
    Kathy L MacLaughlin
    Department of Family Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 20:136-43. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the impact of historical screening compliance with the effectiveness of patient reminder letters on cervical cancer screening rates...
  66. ncbi request reprint Predictors of discharge to an inpatient extended care facility after total hip or knee arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Arthroplasty 21:151-6. 2006
    ..Significant differences in practice patterns were found across hospitals with respect to discharge disposition after TJA. Further study is necessary to determine the appropriate criteria for discharge to an ECF after TJA...
  67. ncbi request reprint Differences in patient and procedure characteristics and hospital resource use in primary and revision total joint arthroplasty: a multicenter study
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 20:17-25. 2005
    ....