Catherine Hawes

Summary

Affiliation: Texas A and M Health Science Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Defining quality in assisted living: comparing apples, oranges, and broccoli
    Catherine Hawes
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M HSC, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Gerontologist 47:40-50. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Nursing homes and the affordable care act: a cease fire in the ongoing struggle over quality reform
    Catherine Hawes
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 24:206-20. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Assisted living in rural America: results from a national survey
    Catherine Hawes
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University, Bryan, Tex 77802, USA
    J Rural Health 21:131-9. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospects and pitfalls: use of the RAI-HC assessment by the Department of Veterans Affairs for home care clients
    Catherine Hawes
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Gerontologist 47:378-87. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Severity of children's intellectual disabilities and Medicaid personal care services
    Ashweeta Patnaik
    Public Policy Research Institute, Texas A and M University, College Station 77845 4225, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 56:383-90. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Personal care services provided to children with special health care needs (CSHCN) and their subsequent use of physician services
    Thomas R Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Disabil Health J 6:317-24. 2013
  7. pmc Medicaid Personal Care Services and caregivers' reports of children's health: the dynamics of a relationship
    Timothy R Elliott
    Texas A and M University, 4225 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:1803-21. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences between newly admitted nursing home residents in rural and nonrural areas in a national sample
    Jane Nelson Bolin
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, The Texas A and M University System Health Sciences Center, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Gerontologist 46:33-41. 2006
  9. pmc Summarizing activity limitations in children with chronic illnesses living in the community: a measurement study of scales using supplemented interRAI items
    Charles D Phillips
    Program on Disability, Aging, and Long Term Care Policy, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, College Station, Texas, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:19. 2012
  10. pmc Where should Momma go? Current nursing home performance measurement strategies and a less ambitious approach
    Charles D Phillips
    Program on Aging and Long term Care, Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, College Station, Texas 77843, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:93. 2007

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Defining quality in assisted living: comparing apples, oranges, and broccoli
    Catherine Hawes
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M HSC, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Gerontologist 47:40-50. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article is to discuss and describe various measures of quality, quality indicators, and uses of information on quality with specific reference to the role or purpose of assisted living...
  2. doi request reprint Nursing homes and the affordable care act: a cease fire in the ongoing struggle over quality reform
    Catherine Hawes
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 24:206-20. 2012
    ..However, the reasons the bills failed in these earlier efforts suggest implementation challenges now that they have ridden into law on the coattails of the more general effort to reform the health care sector...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assisted living in rural America: results from a national survey
    Catherine Hawes
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University, Bryan, Tex 77802, USA
    J Rural Health 21:131-9. 2005
    ..One option that has been growing in popularity is assisted-living facilities (ALFs)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospects and pitfalls: use of the RAI-HC assessment by the Department of Veterans Affairs for home care clients
    Catherine Hawes
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Gerontologist 47:378-87. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe the RAI-HC (often referred to as the Minimum Data Set-Home Care or MDS-HC) and its uses and offer lessons learned from implementation experiences in other settings...
  5. doi request reprint Severity of children's intellectual disabilities and Medicaid personal care services
    Ashweeta Patnaik
    Public Policy Research Institute, Texas A and M University, College Station 77845 4225, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 56:383-90. 2011
    ..We also investigated how activity limitations in the home varied with the level of ID...
  6. doi request reprint Personal care services provided to children with special health care needs (CSHCN) and their subsequent use of physician services
    Thomas R Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Disabil Health J 6:317-24. 2013
    ..Medicaid Personal Care Services (PCS) help families meet children's needs for assistance with functional tasks. However, PCS may have other effects on a child's well-being, but research has not yet established the existence of such effects...
  7. pmc Medicaid Personal Care Services and caregivers' reports of children's health: the dynamics of a relationship
    Timothy R Elliott
    Texas A and M University, 4225 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:1803-21. 2011
    ..To investigate the relationship between Medicaid Personal Care Services (PCS) and caregivers' reports of activity (activities of daily living [ADL]) limitations for children with chronic health problems...
  8. ncbi request reprint Differences between newly admitted nursing home residents in rural and nonrural areas in a national sample
    Jane Nelson Bolin
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, The Texas A and M University System Health Sciences Center, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Gerontologist 46:33-41. 2006
    ..This research investigates whether differences in acuity are a function of differences in resident payer status and occur for both individuals admitted for short stays, with Medicare as payer, and those needing chronic care...
  9. pmc Summarizing activity limitations in children with chronic illnesses living in the community: a measurement study of scales using supplemented interRAI items
    Charles D Phillips
    Program on Disability, Aging, and Long Term Care Policy, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, College Station, Texas, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:19. 2012
    ..In addition, these analyses may shed light on the possibility of gathering functional information that can span the life course as well as spanning different care settings...
  10. pmc Where should Momma go? Current nursing home performance measurement strategies and a less ambitious approach
    Charles D Phillips
    Program on Aging and Long term Care, Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, College Station, Texas 77843, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:93. 2007
    ..We also argue that, for consumers, performance measurement models are better at identifying problem facilities than potentially good homes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Urban and rural differences in end-of-life pain and treatment status on admission to a nursing facility
    Jane Nelson Bolin
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Texas A and M University School of Rural Public Health, Bryan, Texas, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 23:51-7. 2006
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  12. pmc Medicare expenditures for residents in assisted living: data from a national study
    Charles D Phillips
    School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System of Health Science Center, 3000 Briarcrest Drive, Suite 310, Bryan, TX 77803, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:373-88. 2005
    ..To provide preliminary data on Medicare expenditures for assisted living facility (ALF) residents and to investigate whether ALF characteristics were related to Medicare expenditures for ALF residents...
  13. ncbi request reprint A national survey of assisted living facilities
    Catherine Hawes
    School of Rural Public Health, 3000 Briarcrest, Suite 416, Bryan, TX 77802, USA
    Gerontologist 43:875-82. 2003
    ..The purpose of this paper is to describe the existing supply of assisted living facilities (ALFs) and examine the extent to which they matched the philosophy of assisted living...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparing staffing levels in the Online Survey Certification and Reporting (OSCAR) system with the Medicaid Cost Report data: are differences systematic?
    Bita A Kash
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University Health Science Center, TAMU 1266, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Gerontologist 47:480-9. 2007
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  15. pmc Rurality and nursing home quality: results from a national sample of nursing home admissions
    Charles D Phillips
    School of Rural Public Health, 3000 Briarcrest Drive, Suite 310, Bryan, TX 77802, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1717-22. 2004
    ..We examined differences in quality of care among nursing homes in locales of varying degrees of rurality...
  16. ncbi request reprint Providing appropriate services to individuals in the community: a preliminary case-mix for model allocating personal care services
    Charles D Phillips
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, USA
    J Health Hum Serv Adm 30:378-401. 2008
    ..One way to address this problem is through case-mix classification systems that allocate hours of care according to client needs. This paper outlines the preliminary steps taken by one state in its movement toward such a system...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of facility characteristics on departures from assisted living: results from a national study
    Charles D Phillips
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University Health System Science Center, Bryan, 77802, USA
    Gerontologist 43:690-6. 2003
    ..This research investigated the impact of facility and individual characteristics on residents' departures from assisted living...
  18. doi request reprint Reliability and the measurement of activity limitations (ADLs) for children with special health care needs (CSHCN) living in the community
    Charles D Phillips
    School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Centre, Texas, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 33:2013-22. 2011
    ..This research investigates factors affecting the inter-rater reliability of functional assessments of CSHCN conducted in the home...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of staff turnover on staffing: A closer look at registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses, and certified nursing assistants
    Bita A Kash
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Texas A and M University Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, TAMU 1266, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Gerontologist 46:609-19. 2006
    ..We examined the effects of facility and market-level characteristics on staffing levels and turnover rates for direct care staff, and we examined the effect of staff turnover on staffing levels...

Research Grants4

  1. QUALITY MEASUREMENT IN RESIDENTIAL CARE
    MARY HAWES; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..In short, we propose a multi-faceted approach to developing and using quality measures to improve health care services to the vulnerable populations residing in RCFs. ..
  2. QUALITY MEASUREMENT IN RESIDENTIAL CARE
    MARY HAWES; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In short, we propose a multi-faceted approach to developing and using quality measures to improve health care services to the vulnerable populations residing in RCFs. ..
  3. Developing Prevalence Measures of Elder Abuse in Residential Long-Term Care Setti
    MARY HAWES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Thus, the study addresses the CDC's Healthy People 2010 goals of assuring "Access to Quality Health Services--Long-term Care" and of "Injury and Violence Prevention." ..