Jean Marie Abraham

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Sizing up the individual market for health insurance: a comparison of survey and administrative data sources
    Jean M Abraham
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 70:418-33. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Variation in diabetes care quality among medicare advantage plans: understanding the role of case mix
    Jean M Abraham
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Med Qual 27:377-82. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The effect of participation in a Fitness Rewards Program on medical care expenditures in an employee population
    Jean M Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:280-5. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The diffusion of Magnet hospital recognition
    Jean Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 36:306-14. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Regulating the medical loss ratio: implications for the individual market
    Jean M Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:211-8. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Selecting a provider: what factors influence patients' decision making?
    Jean Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    J Healthc Manag 56:99-114; discussion 114-5. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint How do households choose their employer-based health insurance?
    Jean Marie Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455 0392, USA
    Inquiry 43:315-32. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of quality information on consumer health plan switching: evidence from the Buyers Health Care Action Group
    Jean M Abraham
    Division of Health Services, Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States
    J Health Econ 25:762-81. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Access to health insurance at small establishments: what can we learn from analyzing other fringe benefits?
    Jean Marie Abraham
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Inquiry 46:253-73. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Taking up or turning down: new estimates of household demand for employer-sponsored health insurance
    Jean Marie Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St, S E, Mayo Mail Code 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Inquiry 47:17-32. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Sizing up the individual market for health insurance: a comparison of survey and administrative data sources
    Jean M Abraham
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 70:418-33. 2013
    ..Future research evaluating the impact of the Affordable Care Act coverage provisions must be mindful of differences across surveys and administrative sources as it relates to the measurement of individual market coverage. ..
  2. doi request reprint Variation in diabetes care quality among medicare advantage plans: understanding the role of case mix
    Jean M Abraham
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Med Qual 27:377-82. 2012
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  3. doi request reprint The effect of participation in a Fitness Rewards Program on medical care expenditures in an employee population
    Jean M Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:280-5. 2012
    ..This study evaluates whether participation in the FRP is associated with a decrease in medical spending...
  4. doi request reprint The diffusion of Magnet hospital recognition
    Jean Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Health Care Manage Rev 36:306-14. 2011
    ..Magnet recognition is promoted by many in the practice community as the gold standard of nursing care quality. The Magnet hospital population has exploded in recent years, with about 8% of U.S. general hospitals now recognized...
  5. ncbi request reprint Regulating the medical loss ratio: implications for the individual market
    Jean M Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:211-8. 2011
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Selecting a provider: what factors influence patients' decision making?
    Jean Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    J Healthc Manag 56:99-114; discussion 114-5. 2011
    ..Finally, organizations more generally may want to explore the capabilities of new media and social networking sites for building reputation...
  7. ncbi request reprint How do households choose their employer-based health insurance?
    Jean Marie Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455 0392, USA
    Inquiry 43:315-32. 2006
    ..Using our model estimates, we simulate the effect of employers offering various levels of "opt-out" payments on changes in workers' probabilities of not taking up coverage and on expected costs...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of quality information on consumer health plan switching: evidence from the Buyers Health Care Action Group
    Jean M Abraham
    Division of Health Services, Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, United States
    J Health Econ 25:762-81. 2006
    ..We do, however, find that switching is influenced by changes in premiums and whether an individual has an existing relationship with a health care provider...
  9. ncbi request reprint Access to health insurance at small establishments: what can we learn from analyzing other fringe benefits?
    Jean Marie Abraham
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Inquiry 46:253-73. 2009
    ..The results of our benefits comparison analysis suggest an important role for administrative costs as an obstacle to offering health insurance...
  10. ncbi request reprint Taking up or turning down: new estimates of household demand for employer-sponsored health insurance
    Jean Marie Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St, S E, Mayo Mail Code 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Inquiry 47:17-32. 2010
    ..Additionally, workers in families with more children eligible for Medicaid were less likely to take up coverage...
  11. pmc Moral hazard matters: measuring relative rates of underinsurance using threshold measures
    Jean Marie Abraham
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455
    Health Serv Res 45:806-24. 2010
    ..To illustrate the impact of moral hazard for estimating relative rates of underinsurance and to present an adjustment method to correct for this source of bias...
  12. doi request reprint The effectiveness of health promotion at the University of Minnesota: expenditures, absenteeism, and participation in specific programs
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:269-80. 2010
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  13. pmc Expansion of coverage under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and primary care utilization
    Adam N Hofer
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Milbank Q 89:69-89. 2011
    ..This article provides state-level estimates of the anticipated increases in primary care utilization given the PPACA's provisions for expanded coverage...
  14. ncbi request reprint Does having two earners in the household matter for understanding how well employer-based health insurance works?
    Jean M Abraham
    University of Minnesota, MN, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 62:167-86. 2005
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