C A Boyer
Affiliation: Rutgers University
- Identifying risk factors and key strategies in linkage to outpatient psychiatric careC A Boyer
Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1293, USA
Am J Psychiatry 157:1592-8. 2000..This study explored patient risk factors for not completing referrals and examined the success of several interventions targeted to achieving linkage with outpatient care...
- Examining critical health policy issues within and beyond the clinical encounter: patient-provider relationships and help-seeking behaviorsCarol A Boyer
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
J Health Soc Behav 51:S80-93. 2010..Rebuilding the primary care sector as a sociologically informed strategy and a key component of health care reform may optimize both health care delivery and patient outcomes...
- Prediction of homelessness within three months of discharge among inpatients with schizophreniaM Olfson
Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
Psychiatr Serv 50:667-73. 1999..The authors' goal was to identify factors that place inpatients with schizophrenia at risk of becoming homeless after hospital discharge...
- Reliability of Medicaid claims files for use in psychiatric diagnoses and service deliveryJ T Walkup
Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1293, USA
Adm Policy Ment Health 27:129-39. 2000..Primary and secondary diagnoses were reliable, but claims data failed to capture several types of outpatient services. This suggests strategies to use claims files more appropriately...
- Is the substance abuse of inpatients with schizophrenia overlooked?J T Walkup
Institute for Health, Health Care Policy, and Aging Research, Rutgers University, 30 College Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 23:26-30. 2001..Discharge summaries had the lowest sensitivity when compared to the diagnostic interview, raising concern that inpatient staff and clinicians may fail to communicate substance abuse problems to outpatient providers...