Romana Hasnain-Wynia

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Community-level interventions to collect race/ethnicity and language data to reduce disparities
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Center for Healthcare Equity and Institute for Healthcare Studies, Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:s141-7. 2012
  2. ncbi Barriers to collecting patient race, ethnicity, and primary language data in physician practices: an exploratory study
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Center for Healthcare Equity, Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 North Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:769-75. 2010
  3. doi Collecting race, ethnicity, and language data to identify and reduce health disparities: perceptions of health plan enrollees
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Center for Healthcare Equity, Institute for Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 68:367-81. 2011
  4. doi Racial and ethnic disparities within and between hospitals for inpatient quality of care: an examination of patient-level Hospital Quality Alliance measures
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Center for Healthcare Equity, Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611 3152, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:629-48. 2010
  5. pmc Patients' attitudes toward health care providers collecting information about their race and ethnicity
    David W Baker
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:895-900. 2005
  6. ncbi Attitudes toward health care providers, collecting information about patients' race, ethnicity, and language
    David W Baker
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Institute for Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N St Clair Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Care 45:1034-42. 2007
  7. pmc Changes in disparities following the implementation of a health information technology-supported quality improvement initiative
    Muriel Jean-Jacques
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:71-7. 2012
  8. doi Racial and ethnic disparities in neuraxial labor analgesia
    Paloma Toledo
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 114:172-8. 2012
  9. doi Literacy and race as risk factors for low rates of advance directives in older adults
    Katherine R Waite
    Health Literacy and Learning Program, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:403-6. 2013
  10. pmc Patient reported barriers to enrolling in a patient portal
    Mita Sanghavi Goel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3152, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:i8-12. 2011

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi Community-level interventions to collect race/ethnicity and language data to reduce disparities
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Center for Healthcare Equity and Institute for Healthcare Studies, Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:s141-7. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi Barriers to collecting patient race, ethnicity, and primary language data in physician practices: an exploratory study
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Center for Healthcare Equity, Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 North Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:769-75. 2010
    ..Little is known about demographic data collection in small practice settings...
  3. doi Collecting race, ethnicity, and language data to identify and reduce health disparities: perceptions of health plan enrollees
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Center for Healthcare Equity, Institute for Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 68:367-81. 2011
    ....
  4. doi Racial and ethnic disparities within and between hospitals for inpatient quality of care: an examination of patient-level Hospital Quality Alliance measures
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Center for Healthcare Equity, Institute for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611 3152, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:629-48. 2010
    ..Little is known about whether disparities occur within or between hospitals for national Hospital Quality Alliance (HQA) measures...
  5. pmc Patients' attitudes toward health care providers collecting information about their race and ethnicity
    David W Baker
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:895-900. 2005
    ..Experts recommend that health care providers (HCPs) collect patients' race/ethnicity, but HCPs worry that this may alienate patients...
  6. ncbi Attitudes toward health care providers, collecting information about patients' race, ethnicity, and language
    David W Baker
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Institute for Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N St Clair Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Med Care 45:1034-42. 2007
    ..Experts recommend that health care providers (HCPs) collect patients' race/ethnicity and language, but we know little about public attitudes towards this...
  7. pmc Changes in disparities following the implementation of a health information technology-supported quality improvement initiative
    Muriel Jean-Jacques
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:71-7. 2012
    ....
  8. doi Racial and ethnic disparities in neuraxial labor analgesia
    Paloma Toledo
    Department of Anesthesiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Anesth Analg 114:172-8. 2012
    ....
  9. doi Literacy and race as risk factors for low rates of advance directives in older adults
    Katherine R Waite
    Health Literacy and Learning Program, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 61:403-6. 2013
    ..To examine the effect of the relationship between literacy and other individual-level factors on having an advance directive (AD)...
  10. pmc Patient reported barriers to enrolling in a patient portal
    Mita Sanghavi Goel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3152, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 18:i8-12. 2011
    ..As the reasons for these findings are unclear, we sought to identify patient reported barriers to enrollment in a patient portal...
  11. ncbi Disparities in health care are driven by where minority patients seek care: examination of the hospital quality alliance measures
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Health Research and Educational Trust, American Hospital Association, and Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1233-9. 2007
    ..We assessed racial/ethnic disparities using the Hospital Quality Alliance Inpatient Quality of Care Indicators...
  12. doi The implications of using adjusted versus unadjusted methods to measure health care disparities at the practice level
    Muriel Jean-Jacques
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, 750 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Med Qual 26:491-501. 2011
    ..Health care organizations should consider the routine use of adjusted methods to measure disparities in order to better inform disparity reduction initiatives...
  13. pmc Association between prior experiences of discrimination and patients' attitudes towards health care providers collecting information about race and ethnicity
    Namratha R Kandula
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:789-94. 2009
    ..However, minorities were less comfortable providing race/ethnicity information and were more worried than non-Hispanic whites about the potential misuse of this information...
  14. doi Understanding the safety net: inpatient quality of care varies based on how one defines safety-net hospitals
    Megan McHugh
    Health Research and Educational Trust, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 66:590-605. 2009
    ..How one defines safety-net providers can affect health services research outcomes and policy recommendations...
  15. pmc Obtaining data on patient race, ethnicity, and primary language in health care organizations: current challenges and proposed solutions
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Health Research and Educational Trust AHA, One North Franklin, 30th Floor, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:1501-18. 2006
    ....
  16. pmc A system for rapidly and accurately collecting patients' race and ethnicity
    David W Baker
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N St Clair St, Suite 200, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:532-7. 2006
    ..We assessed the feasibility of collecting race/ethnicity data from patients using their own preferred racial/ethnic terms...
  17. ncbi Reporting information on emergency department crowding to the hospital board and delivery of time-sensitive care
    Megan McHugh
    Institute for Healthcare Studies, Department of Emergency Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 38:229-34. 2012
    ....
  18. pmc Disparities in enrollment and use of an electronic patient portal
    Mita Sanghavi Goel
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:1112-6. 2011
    ..Little is known about patient enrollment in, and use of, patient portals after explicit invitation from providers...
  19. pmc HIV testing and referral to care in U.S. hospitals prior to 2006: results from a national survey
    Gretchen Williams Torres
    Health Research and Educational Trust, American Hospital Association, 1 N Franklin St, Ste 2800, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:400-8. 2009
    ..We sought to provide a benchmark for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing availability and practices in U.S. hospitals prior to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC's) 2006 revised recommendations...
  20. ncbi Hospital commitment to community orientation and its association with quality of care and patient experience
    Raymond Kang
    Center for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA
    J Healthc Manag 58:277-88; discussion 288-9. 2013
    ..Hospital commitment to community orientation is significantly related to the provision of high-quality care and to one measure of patient experience of care...
  21. doi Developing multilingual prescription instructions for patients with limited english proficiency
    Stacy Cooper Bailey
    Division of General Internal Medicine at Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 23:81-7. 2012
    ..Challenges and lessons learned from this process are reported to inform future efforts to develop easy-to-understand, multilingual materials for use in health care settings...
  22. doi Race and ethnic variation in excessive daytime sleepiness: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis
    Kelly Glazer Baron
    Department of Neurology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Behav Sleep Med 8:231-45. 2010
    ..Furthermore, attenuation of differences in ESS < 12 suggests this measure has a stronger association with current health...
  23. ncbi The value of collaboration in eliminating barriers to preventive care and screening among underserved populations
    Frances S Margolin
    Health Research and Educational Trust, One N Franklin, Chicago, IL 60606, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 27:339-47. 2004
    ..Through a wide variety of initiatives tailored to local needs, they have not only improved people's health but also provided a series of benefits to the partnering organizations and the community as a whole...
  24. ncbi Closing the gap. A new consortium seeks to end health care disparities
    Romana Hasnain-Wynia
    Health Research and Educational Trust HRET, Chicago, IL, USA
    Hosp Health Netw 76:80. 2002
    ..New evidence indicates that minorities receive lower-quality health care than whites do, even accounting for economic differences. A new coalition intends to do something about it...