Sukyung Chung

Summary

Affiliation: Palo Alto Medical Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Retirement and physical activity: analyses by occupation and wealth
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute and Phillip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:422-8. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Medicare annual preventive care visits: use increased among fee-for-service patients, but many do not participate
    Sukyung Chung
    Sukyung Chung is an assistant scientist at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute PAMFRI, in California
    Health Aff (Millwood) 34:11-20. 2015
  3. pmc Reconsidering the age thresholds for type II diabetes screening in the U.S
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Palo Alto Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 47:375-81. 2014
  4. pmc Initiation of treatment for incident diabetes: evidence from the electronic health records in an ambulatory care setting
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Ames Building, 795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301, United States Electronic address
    Prim Care Diabetes 9:23-30. 2015
  5. ncbi request reprint Standardizing primary care physician panels: is age and sex good enough?
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:e262-8. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of physician-specific pay-for-performance incentives in a large group practice
    Sukyung Chung
    Research Institute, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, 795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:e35-42. 2010
  7. pmc Does the frequency of pay-for-performance payment matter?--Experience from a randomized trial
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, 795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:553-64. 2010
  8. pmc Changes in treatment content of services during trauma-informed integrated services for women with co-occurring disorders
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, 795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    Community Ment Health J 45:375-84. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The effect of retirement on weight
    Sukyung Chung
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:656-65. 2009
  10. pmc Leveraging electronic health records to develop measurements for processes of care
    Ming Tai-Seale
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, 795 El Camino Real, Ames Building, Palo Alto, CA, 94301
    Health Serv Res 49:628-44. 2014

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Retirement and physical activity: analyses by occupation and wealth
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute and Phillip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:422-8. 2009
    ..Changes in lifestyle with retirement may alter physical activity levels. This study investigated whether retirement changes physical activity and how the effect differs by occupation type and wealth level...
  2. doi request reprint Medicare annual preventive care visits: use increased among fee-for-service patients, but many do not participate
    Sukyung Chung
    Sukyung Chung is an assistant scientist at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute PAMFRI, in California
    Health Aff (Millwood) 34:11-20. 2015
    ..ACA policy changes led to increased preventive service use by Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries, which suggests that Medicare coverage expansion is an effective way to increase seniors' use of preventive services. ..
  3. pmc Reconsidering the age thresholds for type II diabetes screening in the U.S
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Palo Alto Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 47:375-81. 2014
    ..Type II diabetes and its complications can sometimes be prevented, if identified and treated early. One fifth of diabetics in the U.S. remain undiagnosed. Commonly used screening guidelines are inconsistent...
  4. pmc Initiation of treatment for incident diabetes: evidence from the electronic health records in an ambulatory care setting
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Ames Building, 795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301, United States Electronic address
    Prim Care Diabetes 9:23-30. 2015
    ..We examined patterns and predictors of initiation of treatment for incident diabetes in an ambulatory care setting in the US...
  5. ncbi request reprint Standardizing primary care physician panels: is age and sex good enough?
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:e262-8. 2012
    ..To determine if patient clinical conditions need to be considered when assessing primary care physician (PCP) workload in the context of standardizing panel sizes...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of physician-specific pay-for-performance incentives in a large group practice
    Sukyung Chung
    Research Institute, Palo Alto Medical Foundation, 795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    Am J Manag Care 16:e35-42. 2010
    ..To assess the effect of a physician-specific pay-for-performance program on quality-of-care measures in a large group practice...
  7. pmc Does the frequency of pay-for-performance payment matter?--Experience from a randomized trial
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, 795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:553-64. 2010
    ..To examine the effects of incentive payment frequency on quality measures in a physician-specific pay-for-performance (P4P) experiment...
  8. pmc Changes in treatment content of services during trauma-informed integrated services for women with co-occurring disorders
    Sukyung Chung
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, 795 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    Community Ment Health J 45:375-84. 2009
    ..Incorporation of trauma-specific element in the treatment of mental health and substance abuse may have been successfully implemented at the service level thereby better serve women with complex behavioral health histories...
  9. doi request reprint The effect of retirement on weight
    Sukyung Chung
    Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:656-65. 2009
    ..People who are close to retirement age show the highest rates of weight gain and obesity. We investigate the effect of retirement on the change in body mass index (BMI) in diverse groups varying by wealth status and occupation type...
  10. pmc Leveraging electronic health records to develop measurements for processes of care
    Ming Tai-Seale
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, 795 El Camino Real, Ames Building, Palo Alto, CA, 94301
    Health Serv Res 49:628-44. 2014
    ..To assess the reliability of data in electronic health records (EHRs) for measuring processes of care among primary care physicians (PCPs) and examine the relationship between these measures and clinical outcomes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of retirement on eating out and weight change: an analysis of gender differences
    Sukyung Chung
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 2727 Mariposa St, Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:1053-60. 2007
    ..The objectives were to understand how the retirement decisions of older Americans influence household food consumption patterns by gender and, in turn, to examine the impact of the change in food consumption on weight...
  12. doi request reprint Patients report better satisfaction with part-time primary care physicians, despite less continuity of care and access
    Laura Panattoni
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, 2350 W El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA, 94040, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 30:327-33. 2015
    ..However, the patient's experience of care with part-time physicians is relatively unknown, and may be mediated by continuity and access to care outcomes...
  13. doi request reprint Reliability of self-reported health service use: evidence from the women with co-occurring disorders, and violence study
    Sukyung Chung
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 2727 Mariposa Street, Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 35:265-78. 2008
    ..However, self-reporting of treatment content in highly specified service categories (e.g., individual counseling during residential treatment) may not be reliable...
  14. pmc Patient and Provider Characteristics Associated with Colorectal, Breast, and Cervical Cancer Screening among Asian Americans
    Caroline A Thompson
    Palo Alto Medical Foundation Research Institute, Palo Alto, California
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:2208-17. 2014
    ..Electronic health records (EHR) include validated (as opposed to recall-based) rates of cancer screening. In this article, we seek to better understand cancer screening patterns in a population of insured Asian Americans...
  15. doi request reprint Risk perception and preference for prevention of Alzheimer's disease
    Sukyung Chung
    Phillip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94301, USA
    Value Health 12:450-8. 2009
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