Charles D Phillips

Summary

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

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint To what degree does provider performance affect a quality indicator? The case of nursing homes and ADL change
    Charles D Phillips
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Gerontologist 48:330-7. 2008
  2. 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
  3. doi request reprint The longitudinal effects of behavioral, health, and socio-demographic factors on body mass index among older Chinese adults
    Sangnam Ahn
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Int J Public Health 57:269-77. 2012
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluating nursing home performance indicators: an illustration exploring the impact of facilities on ADL change
    Charles D Phillips
    School of Rural Public Health, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Gerontologist 47:683-9. 2007
  9. 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
  10. pmc Can chronic disease management programs for patients with type 2 diabetes reduce productivity-related indirect costs of the disease? Evidence from a randomized controlled trial
    Omolola E Adepoju
    1 Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, Texas
    Popul Health Manag 17:112-20. 2014

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint To what degree does provider performance affect a quality indicator? The case of nursing homes and ADL change
    Charles D Phillips
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Gerontologist 48:330-7. 2008
    ..This research investigates what factors affect the degree to which nursing home performance explains variance in residents' change in status of activities of daily living (ADL) after admission...
  2. 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...
  3. doi request reprint The longitudinal effects of behavioral, health, and socio-demographic factors on body mass index among older Chinese adults
    Sangnam Ahn
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, School of Rural Public Health, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    Int J Public Health 57:269-77. 2012
    ..To examine the effects of behavioral, health, and socio-demographic factors on being overweight or obese among older Chinese adults...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluating nursing home performance indicators: an illustration exploring the impact of facilities on ADL change
    Charles D Phillips
    School of Rural Public Health, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Gerontologist 47:683-9. 2007
    ..This research illustrates how that assumption can be assessed using the change in residents' activities of daily living (ADLs)...
  9. 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...
  10. pmc Can chronic disease management programs for patients with type 2 diabetes reduce productivity-related indirect costs of the disease? Evidence from a randomized controlled trial
    Omolola E Adepoju
    1 Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, Texas
    Popul Health Manag 17:112-20. 2014
    ..055). No evidence was found that the chronic disease management programs examined in this trial affect indirect productivity losses...
  11. 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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  12. 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...
  13. 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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  14. 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...
  15. pmc The relationship between formal and informal care among adult Medicaid Personal Care Services recipients
    Darcy K McMaughan Moudouni
    Program on Aging, Long Term Care and Disability, Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center TAMU 1266, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:1642-59. 2012
    ..To test hypotheses concerning the relationship between formal and informal care and to estimate the impact of hours of formal care authorized for Medicaid Personal Care Services (PCS) on the utilization of informal care...
  16. doi request reprint BMI and lifestyle changes as correlates to changes in self-reported diagnosis of hypertension among older Chinese adults
    Sangnam Ahn
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX, USA
    J Am Soc Hypertens 5:21-30. 2011
    ..Study findings provided partial support for the nutrition transition theory whereby changing demographics and lifestyle factors were associated with increases in incident hypertension...
  17. 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...
  18. doi request reprint Residential rurality and oral health disparities: influences of contextual and individual factors
    Sangnam Ahn
    Department of Social and Behavioral Health, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843 1266, USA
    J Prim Prev 32:29-41. 2011
    ..The study findings suggest that oral health disparities persist for people in rural areas, and improving oral health status is strongly related to better access to oral health care and improved lifestyles in both rural and urban areas...
  19. 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...
  20. 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)...
  21. pmc Asymptomatic bacteriuria, antibiotic use, and suspected urinary tract infections in four nursing homes
    Charles D Phillips
    Texas A and M Health Science Center, 1266 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    BMC Geriatr 12:73. 2012
    ..This research investigates factors associated with the use of antibiotics to treat asymptomatic bacteriuria (ASB) among nursing home residents...
  22. 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...
  23. doi request reprint Modeling caregivers' perceptions of children's need for formal care: physical function, intellectual disability, and behavior
    Constance J Fournier
    Department of Educational Psychology, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4225, USA
    Disabil Health J 3:213-21. 2010
    ..For those interested in children with special needs, there is a paucity of research on those factors affecting the amount of formal care that caregivers' request...
  24. 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...
  25. pmc Effects of diabetes self-management programs on time-to-hospitalization among patients with type 2 diabetes: a survival analysis model
    Omolola E Adepoju
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, USA Electronic address
    Patient Educ Couns 95:111-7. 2014
    ..We sought to determine whether the interventions delayed the occurrence of any acute event necessitating hospitalization...
  26. pmc When concealed handgun licensees break bad: criminal convictions of concealed handgun licensees in Texas, 2001-2009
    Charles D Phillips
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M Health Science Center, College Station, TX 77843, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:86-91. 2013
    ..We explored differences in criminal convictions between holders and nonholders of a concealed handgun license (CHL) in Texas...
  27. doi request reprint Variations in body mass index among older Americans: the roles of social and lifestyle factors
    Sangnam Ahn
    Texas A and M University Health Science Center, College Station, USA
    J Aging Health 23:347-66. 2011
    ..To investigate the correlates of body mass index (BMI) among a national sample of older adults in the United States...
  28. ncbi request reprint Nursing home spending, staffing, and turnover
    Bita A Kash
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University Health Science Center, College Station, TX, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 32:253-62. 2007
    ..Recent work on nursing home staffing and turnover has stressed the importance of ownership and resources. However, few studies have examined spending behaviors, which might also influence staffing levels and staff turnover rates...
  29. pmc What do you do for a living? Toward a more succinct definition of health services research
    Charles D Phillips
    Health Services Research Program, School of Rural Public Health, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, Texas, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:117. 2006
    ..It argues for a definition that includes not only the topics on which health services research focuses but also the goals of health services research. A number of condensed definitions are provided for consideration...
  30. 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint Predicting in-hospital falls: development of the Scott and White Falls Risk Screener
    Sheryl Yauk
    Scott and White Memorial Hospital and Clinic, Temple, Tex, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 20:128-33. 2005
    ..Four variables were identified: history of falls, ambulation assistance, disoriented, and bowel control problems, creating a fall risk model with 70% sensitivity and 57% specificity...
  32. ncbi request reprint Nonclinical factors associated with primary care physicians' ordering patterns of magnetic resonance imaging/computed tomography for headache
    Glen R Couchman
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Scott and White Hospital and Clinic, Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, College of Medicine, Century Square, 1402 West Ave H, Temple, TX 76504, USA
    Acad Radiol 11:735-40. 2004
    ..The impact of nonclinical factors on PCPs' ordering patterns of magnetic resonance imaging/computed tomography for patients presenting with a headache was examined...
  33. ncbi request reprint The Resident Assessment Instrument-Mental Health (RAI-MH): inter-rater reliability and convergent validity
    John P Hirdes
    Homewood Research Institute, Department of Health Studies and Gerontology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Behav Health Serv Res 29:419-32. 2002
    ..Data from the RAI-MH are intended to support care planning, quality improvement, outcome measurement, and case mix-based payment systems. The article provides the first set of evidence on the reliability and validity of the RAI-MH...
  34. ncbi request reprint Yali's question and the study of nursing homes as organizations
    Charles D Phillips
    Gerontologist 42:154-6. 2002