Richard A Cooper

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Economic and demographic trends signal an impending physician shortage
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:140-54. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of trends in primary, secondary, and postsecondary education on applications to medical school. II: considerations of race, ethnicity, and income
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Med 78:864-76. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Where is psychiatry going and who is going there?
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 27:229-34. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Current and projected workforce of nonphysician clinicians
    R A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    JAMA 280:788-94. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Scarce physicians encounter scarce foundations: a call for action
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:243-9. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Weighing the evidence for expanding physician supply
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:705-14. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of medical school deans and state medical society executives about physician supply
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    JAMA 290:2992-5. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of trends in primary, secondary, and postsecondary education on applications to medical school. I: gender considerations
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Med 78:855-63. 2003
  9. pmc Chiropractic in the United States: trends and issues
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Milbank Q 81:107-38, table of contents. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint There's a shortage of specialists: is anyone listening?
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Med 77:761-6. 2002

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Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Economic and demographic trends signal an impending physician shortage
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:140-54. 2002
    ..A dialogue focused on that eventuality is imperative...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of trends in primary, secondary, and postsecondary education on applications to medical school. II: considerations of race, ethnicity, and income
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Med 78:864-76. 2003
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Where is psychiatry going and who is going there?
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 27:229-34. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Current and projected workforce of nonphysician clinicians
    R A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    JAMA 280:788-94. 1998
    ..Because of the existing training pipeline, it is probable that most of the growth projected for 2005 will occur. The further expansion of both NPC and physician supply thereafter warrants careful reconsideration...
  5. ncbi request reprint Scarce physicians encounter scarce foundations: a call for action
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:243-9. 2004
    ..Foundations will be necessary partners in what is to come...
  6. ncbi request reprint Weighing the evidence for expanding physician supply
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:705-14. 2004
    ..By 2020 or 2025, the deficit could be as great as 200,000 physicians--20% of the needed workforce. If remedies are to be found, the nature of the problem must be appreciated, and a consensus to solve it must be reached...
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of medical school deans and state medical society executives about physician supply
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    JAMA 290:2992-5. 2003
    ..Physician shortages are appearing, yet controversy about their significance and uncertainty about their remedy exist...
  8. ncbi request reprint Impact of trends in primary, secondary, and postsecondary education on applications to medical school. I: gender considerations
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Med 78:855-63. 2003
    ....
  9. pmc Chiropractic in the United States: trends and issues
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Milbank Q 81:107-38, table of contents. 2003
    ..Although patients express a high level of satisfaction with chiropractic treatment and politicians are sympathetic to it, this may not be enough as our nation grapples to define the health care system that it can afford...
  10. ncbi request reprint There's a shortage of specialists: is anyone listening?
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Med 77:761-6. 2002
    ..However, despite what he sees as a growing cacophony of voices expressing alarm about the developing shortages, he is concerned that academic medicine may not be listening...
  11. ncbi request reprint Roles of nonphysician clinicians as autonomous providers of patient care
    R A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    JAMA 280:795-802. 1998
    ..It is time for regulatory integration and professional collaboration so that a health care workforce that includes a diversity of disciplines can be assured of providing a coherent set of patient care services in the future...
  12. ncbi request reprint Health care workforce for the twenty-first century: the impact of nonphysician clinicians
    R A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Annu Rev Med 52:51-61. 2001
    ..This presents both opportunities and challenges to physicians as they forge new relationships with NPCs and as their own spectrum of responsibilities evolves...
  13. ncbi request reprint Medical schools and their applicants: an analysis
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:71-84. 2003
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  14. pmc Economic expansion is a major determinant of physician supply and utilization
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53202, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:675-96. 2003
    ..To assess the relationship between levels of economic development and the supply and utilization of physicians...
  15. ncbi request reprint Physician migration: a challenge for America, a challenge for the world
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Policy Institute, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 25:8-14. 2005
    ..The challenges that this will create call for mutual understanding and a high degree of discipline and creativity among all countries if global health care needs are to be respected...
  16. ncbi request reprint Human inputs: the health care workforce and medical markets
    R A Cooper
    Medical College of Wisconsin, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 26:925-38. 2001
    ..Arrow identified potent tools for affecting the characteristics of the health care workforce. They now must be redirected to the needs of the future...
  17. ncbi request reprint The coming physician shortage
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:296-9. 2002
  18. ncbi request reprint The coming era of too few physicians
    Richard A Cooper
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Bull Am Coll Surg 93:11-8. 2008
  19. ncbi request reprint It's time to address the problem of physician shortages: graduate medical education is the key
    Richard A Cooper
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Care Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Surg 246:527-34. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint New directions for nurse practitioners and physician assistants in the era of physician shortages
    Richard A Cooper
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Care Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Acad Med 82:827-8. 2007
    ..Coordinated planning to increase the educational infrastructure for physicians, NPs, and PAs is essential...
  21. ncbi request reprint Medical migration to the U.S.: trends and impact
    Daniel Polsky
    Leonard David Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA USA
    LDI Issue Brief 12:1-4. 2007
    ..S. shortage. This Issue Brief analyzes trends in medical migration, and explores its short- and long-term effects on the health care workforce in the U.S. and in developing countries...
  22. ncbi request reprint Values and ethics: a collection of curricular reforms for a new generation of physicians
    Richard A Cooper
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103, USA
    Acad Med 82:321-3. 2007
    ..It is the authors' hope that this series of papers will stimulate still more thinking and lead to the curricular reform that future generations of physicians deserve...
  23. ncbi request reprint Health services delivery: reframing policies for global migration of nurses and physicians--a U.S. perspective
    Richard A Cooper
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics at the University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 7:66S-70S. 2006
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  24. ncbi request reprint Indian medical students' views on immigration for training and practice
    Nyapati R Rao
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 3641 Locust Walk, Suite 314, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6218, USA
    Acad Med 81:185-8. 2006
    ..To assess the attitudes of medical students in India about participating in graduate medical education in the United States and other countries and in subsequent clinical practice in those countries...
  25. ncbi request reprint Viewpoint: New physicians for a new century
    Richard A Cooper
    Leonard Davis Institute, University of Pennsylvania, 3641 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6218, USA
    Acad Med 80:1086-8. 2005
    ..Such changes are both timely and necessary. Although they will be difficult to accomplish, they offer an opportunity for medical educators to foster the development of physicians with the range attributes that this new century demands...
  26. ncbi request reprint Credentialing complementary and alternative medical providers
    David M Eisenberg
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Osher Institute, Harvard Medical School, Suite 22A, 401 Park Drive, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Ann Intern Med 137:965-73. 2002
    ..The suggested framework balances the desire to protect the public from dangerous practices against the wish to grant patients access to reasonably safe and effective therapies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Health care spending in one chart
    Richard A Cooper
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:279. 2002
  28. pmc The U.S. presidential election and health care workforce policy
    Matthew D McHugh
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Policy Polit Nurs Pract 9:6-14. 2008
    ..Three general themes are highlighted for their implications on the physician and nurse workforce supply, including (a) expansion of health care coverage, (b) workforce investment, and (c) cost control and quality improvement...