Affiliation: Rice University
- How many walked through the door?: the effect of hurricane Katrina evacuees on Houston emergency departmentsKaroline Mortensen
Department of Political Science MS 24, Rice University, Houston, Texas, USA
Med Care 46:998-1001. 2008..The already stressed emergency departments (EDs) were faced with a potential influx of patients suffering injuries and conditions exacerbated by the hurricane and resulting devastation...
- Minding the gap: a decomposition of emergency department use by Medicaid enrollees and the uninsuredKaroline Mortensen
Department of Political Science, Rice University Houston, Texas 77005 1892, USA
Med Care 46:1099-107. 2008..To examine differences in Emergency Department (ED) utilization between Medicaid enrollees and the uninsured...
- Physical and mental health status of Hurricane Katrina evacuees in Houston in 2005 and 2006Karoline Mortensen
Dept of Political Science MS 24, Rice University, PO Box 1892, Houston, TX 77251 1892, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:524-38. 2009..This study compared characteristics of three samples of evacuees with those of the U.S. population and examined how evacuees' experiences have changed over time...
- Who walks through the door? The effect of the uninsured on hospital useCatherine G McLaughlin
Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 22:143-55. 2003..This finding reflects the relatively low utilization rates among those most likely to lose coverage: nonelderly, nonpregnant, and nondisabled workers and their families...