J R Bloom

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of antipsychotic medications in treating schizophrenia among different financing and delivery systems
    Joan R Bloom
    School of Public Health, Uuniversity of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 6:163-71. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Cancer screening in public health clinics: the importance of clinic utilization
    J R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Med Care 39:1345-51. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Implementing capitation of Medicaid mental health services in Colorado: is "readiness" a necessary condition?
    J R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 27:437-45. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Then and now: quality of life of young breast cancer survivors
    Joan R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    Psychooncology 13:147-60. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer screening in women surviving Hodgkin disease
    Joan R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:258-66. 2006
  6. pmc Mental health costs and access under alternative capitation systems in Colorado
    Joan R Bloom
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 94720 7360, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:315-40. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Multi-dimensional quality of life among long-term (5+ years) adult cancer survivors
    Joan R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Psychooncology 16:691-706. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Social networks and their relationship to mental health service use and expenditures among Medicaid beneficiaries
    Soo Hyang Kang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:689-95. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Improving the health and well-being of cancer survivors: past as prologue
    Joan R Bloom
    Divisionof Health Policy and Management, 247 E University Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Psychooncology 17:525-32. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Addressing the needs of young breast cancer survivors at the 5 year milestone: can a short-term, low intensity intervention produce change?
    Joan R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley, CA 94729 7360, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 2:190-204. 2008

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Use of antipsychotic medications in treating schizophrenia among different financing and delivery systems
    Joan R Bloom
    School of Public Health, Uuniversity of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 6:163-71. 2003
    ..Pharmaceuticals were not included in the capitation rate. However, antipsychotic medications were included in the formularies for consumers who received their medical care through a Health Maintenance Organization (HMO)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cancer screening in public health clinics: the importance of clinic utilization
    J R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Med Care 39:1345-51. 2001
    ..To determine how screening for breast and cervical cancer in public health clinics was associated with overall clinic utilization...
  3. ncbi request reprint Implementing capitation of Medicaid mental health services in Colorado: is "readiness" a necessary condition?
    J R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 27:437-45. 2000
    ..These findings suggest alternative ways of successfully implementing a capitated public mental health system...
  4. ncbi request reprint Then and now: quality of life of young breast cancer survivors
    Joan R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    Psychooncology 13:147-60. 2004
    ..Women under age 50, a quarter of all cases of breast cancer, are especially vulnerable to physical and psychosocial late effects of their treatment due to having more aggressive treatment and their relative youth...
  5. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer screening in women surviving Hodgkin disease
    Joan R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:258-66. 2006
    ..To inform female Hodgkin disease (HD) survivors, younger than 35 at diagnosis, of their increased risk for breast cancer and encourage them to seek breast cancer screening...
  6. pmc Mental health costs and access under alternative capitation systems in Colorado
    Joan R Bloom
    School of Public Health, University of California at Berkeley, 94720 7360, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:315-40. 2002
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  7. ncbi request reprint Multi-dimensional quality of life among long-term (5+ years) adult cancer survivors
    Joan R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Psychooncology 16:691-706. 2007
    ..Review of findings may assist researchers and clinicians wishing to enhance the QOL of the long-term survivor population by identifying the most pressing and widely experienced concerns and by providing directions for future research...
  8. ncbi request reprint Social networks and their relationship to mental health service use and expenditures among Medicaid beneficiaries
    Soo Hyang Kang
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:689-95. 2007
    ..This study examined the relationship between social networks and mental health services utilization and expenditures...
  9. doi request reprint Improving the health and well-being of cancer survivors: past as prologue
    Joan R Bloom
    Divisionof Health Policy and Management, 247 E University Hall, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Psychooncology 17:525-32. 2008
    ..The challenge of our time is to translate what we already know into programs to improve quality of life and to focus research toward increasing our understanding the mechanisms...
  10. doi request reprint Addressing the needs of young breast cancer survivors at the 5 year milestone: can a short-term, low intensity intervention produce change?
    Joan R Bloom
    University of California, Berkeley, CA 94729 7360, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 2:190-204. 2008
    ..5 million survivors. The largest group of survivors are those of breast cancer. Reductions in mortality are occurring at a greater rate for women under age 50 at diagnosis than among older women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Family history, perceived risk, and prostate cancer screening among African American men
    Joan R Bloom
    University of California, School of Public Health, 409 Warren Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2167-73. 2006
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  12. ncbi request reprint Effects of a telephone counseling intervention on sisters of young women with breast cancer
    Joan R Bloom
    University of California, 409 Warren Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Prev Med 43:379-84. 2006
    ..An intervention to provide objective risk information, reduce worries, and promote screening and healthy behaviors was developed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Capitation and racial and ethnic differences in use and cost of public mental health services
    Lonnie R Snowden
    School of Social Welfare, University of California, Berkeley, 120 Haviland Hall, Berkeley, CA 94720 7400, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:456-64. 2007
    ..Differential rejection by, or exclusion of, African American and Latino consumers did not appear to occur in response to capitation...
  14. doi request reprint Capitation of public mental health services in Colorado: a five-year follow-up of system-level effects
    Joan R Bloom
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:179-85. 2011
    ..This study examined the five-year effects of capitated financing in community mental health centers (CMHCs) by comparing not-for-profit with for-profit programs...
  15. ncbi request reprint The impact of capitated financing on psychiatric emergency services
    Ralph A Catalano
    School of Public Health, University of California, 140 Warren Hall, Berkeley, California 94720 7360, USA rayc berkeley edu
    Psychiatr Serv 56:685-90. 2005
    ..This study examined the impact of capitation on hospital emergency department visits, a widely cited indicator of the effectiveness of the other components of the system...
  16. ncbi request reprint Contextual factors affecting job satisfaction and organizational commitment in community mental health centers undergoing system changes in the financing of care
    Anne Morris
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, University of California, Berkeley 94720, USA
    Ment Health Serv Res 4:71-83. 2002
    ..These findings are discussed in terms of their implications for research and intervention in mental health service settings...
  17. ncbi request reprint Managed care and service capacity development in a public mental health system
    E Cohen
    Center for Mental Health Services Research, University of California at Berkeley, 2020 Milvia Street, Suite 405, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 28:63-74. 2000
    ..Gaps in some services still remain. These findings point to important program implementation issues for publicly funded managed care...
  18. ncbi request reprint Organizational and individual factors affecting consumer outcomes of care in mental health services
    Anne Morris
    Department of Medicine, University of California, 3333 California Street, Suite 270, MC 0920, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:243-53. 2007
    ..Being older, female, an ethnic minority, and having a diagnosis of schizophrenia all predicted poorer outcomes among consumers. These findings are discussed in terms of their implications for policy and future research...
  19. ncbi request reprint Sources of support and the physical and mental well-being of young women with breast cancer
    J R Bloom
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley 94720 7360, USA
    Soc Sci Med 53:1513-24. 2001
    ..Contrary to predictions, greater use of instrumental resources was related to poorer physical well-being. The results indicate the importance of social resources on well-being following life-threatening illness...
  20. ncbi request reprint Medication treatment patterns for adults with schizophrenia in Medicaid managed care in Colorado
    Neal T Wallace
    Division of Public Administration of the Mark O Hatfield School of Government, Portland State University, P O Box 751, Portland, Oregon 97207 0751, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1402-8. 2005
    ..These patterns were compared with patterns of psychosocial treatment and a measure of symptom change...
  21. pmc Evaluating health care programs by combining cost with quality of life measures: a case study comparing capitation and fee for service
    Richard Grieve
    Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, London WC1E7HT, UK
    Health Serv Res 43:1204-22. 2008
    ..To demonstrate cost-effectiveness analysis (CEA) for evaluating different reimbursement models...
  22. doi request reprint Mammographic screening in women at increased risk of breast cancer after treatment of Hodgkin's disease
    Ava Kwong
    Department of Radiology, Standford Unviersity School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Breast J 14:39-48. 2008
    ..However, early mammographic screening facilitated diagnosis of in situ and early invasive cancer in 3.5% of our subjects...
  23. ncbi request reprint Surviving and thriving?
    Joan R Bloom
    Psychooncology 11:89-92. 2002
  24. pmc Two-year outcomes of fee-for-service and capitated medicaid programs for people with severe mental illness
    Brian J Cuffel
    United Behavioral Health, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:341-59. 2002
    ..To examine the effects of two models of capitation on the clinical outcomes of Medicaid beneficiaries in the state of Colorado...
  25. ncbi request reprint Depression experienced by young women newly diagnosed with breast cancer
    Evaon C Wong-Kim
    Department of Social Work, College of Arts, Letters and Social Sciences, California State University, Hayward, CA 94542 3048, USA
    Psychooncology 14:564-73. 2005
    ..Early intervention may prevent these biopsychosocial symptoms progressing to major depression and, thus, enhance the quality of life...
  26. ncbi request reprint Variation in outpatient mental health service utilization under capitation
    Ann F Chou
    Health Services and Research Development, Richard L Roudebush VA Medical Center, and Indiana University Purdue University, 801 W Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 8:3-14. 2005
    ..Community mental health centers (CMHCs), the primary providers of comprehensive mental health services to Medicaid recipients in Colorado, had to search for innovative ways to provide cost-effective services...
  27. ncbi request reprint Body image and sexual problems in young women with breast cancer
    Pat Fobair
    Stanford University, USA
    Psychooncology 15:579-94. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the frequency of body image and sexual problems in the first months after treatment among women diagnosed with breast cancer at age 50 or younger...