Norbert Goldfield

Summary

Affiliation: St. Paul
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi The evolution of diagnosis-related groups (DRGs): from its beginnings in case-mix and resource use theory, to its implementation for payment and now for its current utilization for quality within and outside the hospital
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Inc, Wallingford, Connecticut 06492, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 19:3-16. 2010
  2. doi Implementing a new payment system for primary care physicians: a response to Schoenbaum et al and other feedback
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:154-60. 2008
  3. ncbi Ambulatory Patient Groups, Version 3.0--a classification system for payment of ambulatory visits
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, Conn 06492, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:2-16. 2008
  4. ncbi Identifying potentially preventable readmissions
    Norbert I Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 30:75-91. 2008
  5. ncbi Pay for performance: an excellent idea that simply needs implementation
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 14:31-44. 2005
  6. ncbi Standardize concepts, not tools for quality improvement
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Inc, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:116-9. 2007
  7. doi A response to the Prometheus proposal--well intended but impossible to implement
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Corporation, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:85-9. 2008
  8. ncbi Reforming the primary care physician payment system: eliminating E & M codes and creating the financial incentives for an "advanced medical home"
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, Conn 06492, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:24-31. 2008
  9. ncbi It's management not payment that we should focus on: comments on Welch
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, Connecticut, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 25:16-22. 2002
  10. ncbi Commonwealth Care Alliance. A new approach to coordinated care for the chronically ill and frail elderly that organizationally integrates consumer involvement
    Robert Master
    3M Health Information Systems, 3M Health Care, 100 Barnes Road, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 26:355-61. 2003

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Publications15

  1. doi The evolution of diagnosis-related groups (DRGs): from its beginnings in case-mix and resource use theory, to its implementation for payment and now for its current utilization for quality within and outside the hospital
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Inc, Wallingford, Connecticut 06492, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 19:3-16. 2010
    ..This article concludes with a discussion of future developments for DRG-type models outside the hospital sector...
  2. doi Implementing a new payment system for primary care physicians: a response to Schoenbaum et al and other feedback
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:154-60. 2008
  3. ncbi Ambulatory Patient Groups, Version 3.0--a classification system for payment of ambulatory visits
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, Conn 06492, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:2-16. 2008
    ..0, and APG, Version 3.0, and summarizes the key policy decisions payers will need to make in implementing an OPPS...
  4. ncbi Identifying potentially preventable readmissions
    Norbert I Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 30:75-91. 2008
    ..Analyses using PPRs show that readmission rates increase with increasing severity of illness and increasing time between admission and readmission, vary by the type of prior admission, and are stable within hospitals over time...
  5. ncbi Pay for performance: an excellent idea that simply needs implementation
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 14:31-44. 2005
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  6. ncbi Standardize concepts, not tools for quality improvement
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Inc, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:116-9. 2007
    ..This article provides a road map for the implementation of a process of standardizing on concepts rather than tools...
  7. doi A response to the Prometheus proposal--well intended but impossible to implement
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Corporation, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:85-9. 2008
  8. ncbi Reforming the primary care physician payment system: eliminating E & M codes and creating the financial incentives for an "advanced medical home"
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, Conn 06492, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:24-31. 2008
    ..This article offers a very different approach to paying primary care physicians that will result in both significantly higher incomes for these underpaid professionals together with incentives for creating a medical home...
  9. ncbi It's management not payment that we should focus on: comments on Welch
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, Connecticut, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 25:16-22. 2002
    ..These benefits largely revolve around creating a tool that primarily represents a language that can facilitate communication between the financial and clinical sides of managed care...
  10. ncbi Commonwealth Care Alliance. A new approach to coordinated care for the chronically ill and frail elderly that organizationally integrates consumer involvement
    Robert Master
    3M Health Information Systems, 3M Health Care, 100 Barnes Road, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 26:355-61. 2003
    ..Under such a financial arrangement, nurse practitioners and social workers provide much of the care within the home environment. This results in a higher quality care delivery system within a limited budget...
  11. pmc Primary care in the United States: profiling performance in primary care in the United States
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, CT 06492, USA
    BMJ 326:744-7. 2003
  12. ncbi Potentially preventable events: an actionable set of measures for linking quality improvement and cost savings
    Norbert Goldfield
    3M Health Information Systems, Wallingford, Connecticut, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 21:213-9. 2012
    ..This article details the use of this set of measures, referred to as potentially preventable events, and demonstrates how they are being applied to achieve health care value...
  13. ncbi "Progressive" healthcare cost control: the start of a new series
    Norbert Goldfield
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:179-80. 2007
  14. ncbi Diabetes control in 3 villages in Palestine: a community-based quality improvement intervention
    Heidar Abu Ghosh
    Center for Chronic Diseases, Palestinian Medical Relief Society, Ramallah, Palestine
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:74-8. 2007
  15. doi Ambulatory managers and researchers in ambulatory care services
    Norbert Goldfield
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:289. 2008