Lawrence Casalino

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Affiliation: University of Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint External incentives, information technology, and organized processes to improve health care quality for patients with chronic diseases
    Lawrence Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 2007, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    JAMA 289:434-41. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Unfamiliar tasks, contested jurisdictions: the changing organization field of medical practice in the United States
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:59-75. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Growth of single-specialty medical groups
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:82-90. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Benefits of and barriers to large medical group practice in the United States
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1958-64. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Will pay-for-performance and quality reporting affect health care disparities?
    Lawrence P Casalino
    University of Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w405-14. 2007
  6. pmc Alternative models of hospital-physician affiliation as the United States moves away from tight managed care
    Lawrence Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Milbank Q 81:331-51, 173-4. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Hospital-physician relations: two tracks and the decline of the voluntary medical staff model
    Lawrence P Casalino
    University of Chicago, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1305-14. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Markets and medicine: barriers to creating a "business case for quality"
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 46:38-51; discussion 52-4. 2003
  9. pmc The cost consequences of improving diabetes care: the community health center experience
    Elbert S Huang
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:138-46. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint General internists' views on pay-for-performance and public reporting of quality scores: a national survey
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:492-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint External incentives, information technology, and organized processes to improve health care quality for patients with chronic diseases
    Lawrence Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, The University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 2007, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    JAMA 289:434-41. 2003
    ..Research is lacking about the extent to which POs use CMPs or about the degree to which incentives, IT, or other factors are associated with their use...
  2. ncbi request reprint Unfamiliar tasks, contested jurisdictions: the changing organization field of medical practice in the United States
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:59-75. 2004
    ..However, these tasks are not well understood, and health plan jurisdiction over them is not accepted by the public or by physicians...
  3. ncbi request reprint Growth of single-specialty medical groups
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:82-90. 2004
    ..We explore possible consequences of this shift in physician practice organization and its policy implications...
  4. ncbi request reprint Benefits of and barriers to large medical group practice in the United States
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1958-64. 2003
    ..However, information is lacking on recent trends in group size and the benefits of and barriers to group practice...
  5. ncbi request reprint Will pay-for-performance and quality reporting affect health care disparities?
    Lawrence P Casalino
    University of Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w405-14. 2007
    ..This paper describes ways in which P4P and public reporting programs may increase disparities and suggests ways in which programs might be designed that will make them likely to reduce, or at least not increase, disparities...
  6. pmc Alternative models of hospital-physician affiliation as the United States moves away from tight managed care
    Lawrence Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Milbank Q 81:331-51, 173-4. 2003
    ..Hospitals probably will continue to seek tighter affiliations with physicians to increase coordination, enhance negotiating leverage with health plans, and gain admissions...
  7. doi request reprint Hospital-physician relations: two tracks and the decline of the voluntary medical staff model
    Lawrence P Casalino
    University of Chicago, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1305-14. 2008
    ..The interviews also suggest other factors motivating physician employment by, or separation from, hospitals, and likely consequences of these trends...
  8. ncbi request reprint Markets and medicine: barriers to creating a "business case for quality"
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 46:38-51; discussion 52-4. 2003
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  9. pmc The cost consequences of improving diabetes care: the community health center experience
    Elbert S Huang
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 34:138-46. 2008
    ..The financial impact of the Health Disparities Collaboratives (HDC), a national QI program conducted in community health centers (HCs), was examined...
  10. ncbi request reprint General internists' views on pay-for-performance and public reporting of quality scores: a national survey
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:492-9. 2007
    ..Public and private policymakers might avoid a physician backlash and better succeed at improving health care quality if they consider these concerns when designing P4P and public reporting programs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Physician strategies to reduce patients' out-of-pocket prescription costs
    G Caleb Alexander
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, MacLean Center for Medical Ethics, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:633-6. 2005
    ..Physicians often do not communicate with patients about out-of-pocket costs, although research indicates that physicians and patients value such discussion...
  12. pmc Sustaining quality improvement in community health centers: perceptions of leaders and staff
    Marshall H Chin
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 31:319-29. 2008
    ..1), data entry (34%), and staff time for QI (26%). Participants also needed help with patient self-management (73%), information systems (77%), and getting providers to follow guidelines (64%)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Patient-physician communication about out-of-pocket costs
    G Caleb Alexander
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    JAMA 290:953-8. 2003
    ..Previous research suggests that these costs are associated with medication nonadherence and considerable economic burden among some patients. Little is known about patient-physician communication regarding these costs...
  14. pmc Barriers to patient-physician communication about out-of-pocket costs
    G Caleb Alexander
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:856-60. 2004
    ..Though many patients and physicians believe that they should discuss out-of-pocket costs, research suggests that they infrequently do...
  15. ncbi request reprint Disease management and the organization of physician practice
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
    JAMA 293:485-8. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Pay for performance, public reporting, and racial disparities in health care: how are programs being designed?
    Alyna T Chien
    The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:283S-304S. 2007
    ..The article concludes with program leaders' recommendations on how performance incentive programs could be designed to reduce disparities...
  17. ncbi request reprint Focused factories? Physician-owned specialty facilities
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:56-67. 2003
    ..But regulatory intervention should be cautious, because data on impact are inconclusive, and these facilities could have the potential to function as "focused factories" that improve quality and reduce costs...
  18. ncbi request reprint The Federal Trade Commission, clinical integration, and the organization of physician practice
    Lawrence P Casalino
    University of Chicago, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 31:569-85. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Physicians and corporations: a corporate transformation of American medicine?
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 29:869-83; discussion 1005-19. 2004
  20. ncbi request reprint Which type of medical group provides higher-quality care?
    Lawrence P Casalino
    Ann Intern Med 145:860-1. 2006
  21. ncbi request reprint An empirical assessment of high-performing medical groups: results from a national study
    Stephen M Shortell
    University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 62:407-34. 2005
    ..The findings hold a number of important implications for policy and practice, and the framework presented provides a foundation for future research...
  22. pmc The alignment and blending of payment incentives within physician organizations
    James C Robinson
    University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health, 140 Warren, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1589-606. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint The use of patient and physician reminders for preventive services: results from a National Study of Physician Organizations
    Julie Schmittdiel
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Prev Med 39:1000-6. 2004
    ..Little is known about the incentives, capabilities, and organizational characteristics associated with the use of reminders by physician organizations...
  24. pmc Changes in hospital competitive strategy: a new medical arms race?
    Kelly J Devers
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024 2512, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:447-69. 2003
    ..e., service, amenities, perceived quality) dimensions, and the reasons for any observed shifts...
  25. doi request reprint Health care reform requires accountable care systems
    Stephen M Shortell
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    JAMA 300:95-7. 2008
  26. pmc Hospitals' negotiating leverage with health plans: how and why has it changed?
    Kelly J Devers
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024 2512, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:419-46. 2003
    ..To describe how hospitals' negotiating leverage with managed care plans changed from 1996 to 2001 and to identify factors that explain any changes...