Jan Blustein

Summary

Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Association of caesarean delivery with child adiposity from age 6 weeks to 15 years
    J Blustein
    Department of Health Policy, Medicine, and Population Health, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:900-6. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Analysis raises questions on whether pay-for-performance in Medicaid can efficiently reduce racial and ethnic disparities
    Jan Blustein
    Wagner School of Public Service and the School of Medicine, New York University, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1165-75. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Who is accountable for racial equity in health care?
    Jan Blustein
    Wagner Graduate School, New York University and Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10012, USA
    JAMA 299:814-6. 2008
  4. pmc Hospital performance, the local economy, and the local workforce: findings from a US National Longitudinal Study
    Jan Blustein
    Robert F Wagner Graduate School and Division of General Medicine, NYU Medical School, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS Med 7:e1000297. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Geographic variations in health care workforce training in the US: the case of registered nurses
    Jan Blustein
    Wagner Graduate School, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Med Care 49:769-74. 2011
  6. pmc Race/ethnicity-specific associations of urinary phthalates with childhood body mass in a nationally representative sample
    Leonardo Trasande
    Department of Pediatrics, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:501-6. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Urinary phthalates and increased insulin resistance in adolescents
    Leonardo Trasande
    Departments of Pediatrics, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e646-55. 2013
  8. pmc The effect of Phase 2 of the Premier Hospital Quality Incentive Demonstration on incentive payments to hospitals caring for disadvantaged patients
    Andrew M Ryan
    Robert F Wagner Graduate School and Division of General Medicine, NYU Medical School, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:1418-36. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between urinary bisphenol A concentration and obesity prevalence in children and adolescents
    Leonardo Trasande
    Department of Pediatrics, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    JAMA 308:1113-21. 2012
  10. pmc The effect of the MassHealth hospital pay-for-performance program on quality
    Andrew M Ryan
    Department of Public Health, Division of Outcomes and Effectiveness Research, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, 402 East 67th Street, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:712-28. 2011

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Association of caesarean delivery with child adiposity from age 6 weeks to 15 years
    J Blustein
    Department of Health Policy, Medicine, and Population Health, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 37:900-6. 2013
    ..o assess associations of caesarean section with body mass from birth through adolescence...
  2. doi request reprint Analysis raises questions on whether pay-for-performance in Medicaid can efficiently reduce racial and ethnic disparities
    Jan Blustein
    Wagner School of Public Service and the School of Medicine, New York University, New York City, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1165-75. 2011
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  3. ncbi request reprint Who is accountable for racial equity in health care?
    Jan Blustein
    Wagner Graduate School, New York University and Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York 10012, USA
    JAMA 299:814-6. 2008
  4. pmc Hospital performance, the local economy, and the local workforce: findings from a US National Longitudinal Study
    Jan Blustein
    Robert F Wagner Graduate School and Division of General Medicine, NYU Medical School, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America
    PLoS Med 7:e1000297. 2010
    ..In this study, we quantify the association between hospital performance and local economic and human resources, and describe possible implications of pay-for-performance for socioeconomic equity...
  5. doi request reprint Geographic variations in health care workforce training in the US: the case of registered nurses
    Jan Blustein
    Wagner Graduate School, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Med Care 49:769-74. 2011
    ..A national consensus has emerged that the proportion of RNs who are baccalaureate trained should be substantially increased. Yet, achieving that goal may be difficult in areas where college graduates are unlikely to reside...
  6. pmc Race/ethnicity-specific associations of urinary phthalates with childhood body mass in a nationally representative sample
    Leonardo Trasande
    Department of Pediatrics, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:501-6. 2013
    ..Phthalates have antiandrogenic effects and may disrupt lipid and carbohydrate metabolism. Racial/ethnic subpopulations have been documented to have varying urinary phthalate concentrations and prevalences of childhood obesity...
  7. doi request reprint Urinary phthalates and increased insulin resistance in adolescents
    Leonardo Trasande
    Departments of Pediatrics, New York University, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e646-55. 2013
    ..Di-2-ethylhexylphthalate (DEHP) is an environmental chemical commonly found in processed foods. Phthalate exposures, in particular to DEHP, have been associated with insulin resistance in adults, but have not been studied in adolescents...
  8. pmc The effect of Phase 2 of the Premier Hospital Quality Incentive Demonstration on incentive payments to hospitals caring for disadvantaged patients
    Andrew M Ryan
    Robert F Wagner Graduate School and Division of General Medicine, NYU Medical School, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:1418-36. 2012
    ..We tested whether this design change reduced the gap in incentive payments among hospitals treating patients across the gradient of socioeconomic disadvantage...
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between urinary bisphenol A concentration and obesity prevalence in children and adolescents
    Leonardo Trasande
    Department of Pediatrics, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    JAMA 308:1113-21. 2012
    ..In adults, elevated urinary BPA concentrations are associated with obesity and incident coronary artery disease. BPA exposure is plausibly linked to childhood obesity, but evidence is lacking to date...
  10. pmc The effect of the MassHealth hospital pay-for-performance program on quality
    Andrew M Ryan
    Department of Public Health, Division of Outcomes and Effectiveness Research, Weill Medical College, Cornell University, 402 East 67th Street, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:712-28. 2011
    ..To test the effect of Massachusetts Medicaid's (MassHealth) hospital-based pay-for-performance (P4P) program, implemented in 2008, on quality of care for pneumonia and surgical infection prevention (SIP)...
  11. doi request reprint Medicare's flagship test of pay-for-performance did not spur more rapid quality improvement among low-performing hospitals
    Andrew M Ryan
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York City, New York, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:797-805. 2012
    ..They also cast some doubt on the extent to which hospitals respond to the specific structure of economic incentives in pay-for-performance programs...
  12. doi request reprint Valuing improvement in value-based purchasing
    William B Borden
    Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, 402 East 67th Street, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:163-70. 2012
    ..Because initial low performers are disproportionately hospitals in socioeconomically disadvantaged areas, these institutions stand to lose under Medicare's VBP proposal...
  13. ncbi request reprint Transportation to clinic: findings from a pilot clinic-based survey of low-income suburbanites
    Diana Silver
    Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:350-5. 2012
    ..Further, since even among those attending clinic there was significant evidence of past transportation problems, it suggests that a population based survey would yield information about substantial transportation barriers to health care...
  14. doi request reprint Race/Ethnicity and patient confidence to self-manage cardiovascular disease
    Jan Blustein
    Department of Health Policy, Wagner Graduate School, New York University, New York, New York, USA
    Med Care 46:924-9. 2008
    ..Recent research has shown that several factors, including confidence to self-manage care, are associated with better health behaviors and outcomes among those with chronic disease...
  15. pmc Elevated depressive symptoms among caregiving grandparents
    Jan Blustein
    Wagner Ggraduate School, New York University, New York, NY 10012, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1671-89. 2004
    ..To determine whether caregiving grandparents are at an increased risk for depressive symptoms...
  16. ncbi request reprint The impact of Medicaid managed care on primary care physician participation in Medicaid
    Jessica Greene
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    Med Care 43:911-20. 2005
    ..This study explores the relationship between Medicaid managed care penetration at the county-level and the likelihood that a physician practicing in that county will participate in Medicaid...
  17. ncbi request reprint Access to care among vulnerable populations enrolled in commercial HMOs
    Matthew J Carlson
    Portland State University, CareOregon, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 14:372-85. 2003
    ..Nonfinancial barriers appear to be more influential than financial barriers for predicting access problems in commercial HMOs. More work is needed to identify the source of nonfinancial barriers to care among vulnerable populations...