E A Coleman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A qualitative exploration of a patient-centered coaching intervention to improve care transitions in chronically ill older adults
    Carla Parry
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, School of Medicine, 13611 East Colfax, Suite 100, Aurora, CO 80011, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 25:39-53. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of functional outcomes after hip fracture in group/staff HMOs and fee-for-service systems
    E A Coleman
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 3:229-39. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Posthospital medication discrepancies: prevalence and contributing factors
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80011, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1842-7. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Preparing patients and caregivers to participate in care delivered across settings: the Care Transitions Intervention
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, and Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 13611 East Colfax Avenue, Aurora, CO 80011, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1817-25. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Lost in transition: challenges and opportunities for improving the quality of transitional care
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80011, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:533-6. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint The care transitions intervention: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1822-8. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Quantifying posthospital care transitions in older patients
    Edna Ma
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research and the Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:71-4. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The central role of performance measurement in improving the quality of transitional care
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado at Denver Health Sciences Center, 13611 East Colfax Ave, Suite 100, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:93-104. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of transitional care for persons with complex care needs
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:556-7. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Falling through the cracks: challenges and opportunities for improving transitional care for persons with continuous complex care needs
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:549-55. 2003

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint A qualitative exploration of a patient-centered coaching intervention to improve care transitions in chronically ill older adults
    Carla Parry
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, School of Medicine, 13611 East Colfax, Suite 100, Aurora, CO 80011, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 25:39-53. 2006
    ..Future research should seek to explore which patients are most ready and able to benefit from this type of intervention...
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of functional outcomes after hip fracture in group/staff HMOs and fee-for-service systems
    E A Coleman
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 3:229-39. 2000
    ..No study to date has compared outcomes over an entire episode of care delivered across multiple settings...
  3. ncbi request reprint Posthospital medication discrepancies: prevalence and contributing factors
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80011, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1842-7. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence and contributing factors associated with posthospital medication discrepancies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preparing patients and caregivers to participate in care delivered across settings: the Care Transitions Intervention
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, and Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 13611 East Colfax Avenue, Aurora, CO 80011, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1817-25. 2004
    ..To test whether an intervention designed to encourage older patients and their caregivers to assert a more active role during care transitions can reduce rehospitalization rates...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lost in transition: challenges and opportunities for improving the quality of transitional care
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80011, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:533-6. 2004
    ..This article describes the challenges involved in and potential solutions for improving the quality of transitional care...
  6. ncbi request reprint The care transitions intervention: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1822-8. 2006
    ..A care transitions intervention designed to encourage patients and their caregivers to assert a more active role during care transitions may reduce rehospitalization rates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Quantifying posthospital care transitions in older patients
    Edna Ma
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research and the Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:71-4. 2004
    ..Furthermore, no studies have examined transitions based on method of payment...
  8. ncbi request reprint The central role of performance measurement in improving the quality of transitional care
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado at Denver Health Sciences Center, 13611 East Colfax Ave, Suite 100, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:93-104. 2007
    ..The CTM was found to be a sensitive tool able to capture changes in performance. The 3-item CTM was found to significantly predict post-hospital return to the emergency department within the first 30 days (p = 0.004)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of transitional care for persons with complex care needs
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:556-7. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Falling through the cracks: challenges and opportunities for improving transitional care for persons with continuous complex care needs
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:549-55. 2003
    ..The article concludes with a proposed research agenda designed to advance the science of high-quality transitional care...
  11. ncbi request reprint Challenges of systems of care for frail older persons: the United States of America experience
    Eric A Coleman
    Divisions of Geriatrics and Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80206, USA
    Aging Clin Exp Res 14:233-8. 2002
    ..Fortunately, innovations are being implemented that integrate acute care with chronic and long-term care, providing reason for hope that the health care system in the United States is responding to these imperatives...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pressure ulcer prevalence in long-term nursing home residents since the implementation of OBRA '87. Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act
    Eric A Coleman
    Center on Aging Research Section, Division of Geriatrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80206, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:728-32. 2002
    ..To evaluate change in pressure ulcer prevalence in long-term nursing home residents since the implementation of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987 (OBRA '87)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reducing emergency visits in older adults with chronic illness. A randomized, controlled trial of group visits
    E A Coleman
    Center on Aging Research Section, Division of Geriatric Medicine, University of Colorado, Denver, Colo, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 4:49-57. 2001
    ..A primary care group visit (i.e., several patients meeting together with the provider at the same time) may reduce fragmentation of care and subsequent emergency department utilization...
  14. ncbi request reprint Assessing the quality of preparation for posthospital care from the patient's perspective: the care transitions measure
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80011, USA
    Med Care 43:246-55. 2005
    ..A valid and reliable self-report measure of the quality of care transitions is needed that is both consistent with the concept of patient-centeredness and useful for the purpose of performance measurement and quality improvement...
  15. doi request reprint Further application of the care transitions intervention: results of a randomized controlled trial conducted in a fee-for-service setting
    Carla Parry
    University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 28:84-99. 2009
    ..Coaching chronically ill older patients and their caregivers to ensure that their needs are met during care transitions may reduce the rate of subsequent rehospitalization in a Medicare fee-for-service population...
  16. ncbi request reprint The care transitions intervention: a patient-centered approach to ensuring effective transfers between sites of geriatric care
    Carla Parry
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Division of Health Care Policy and Research, Denver 80206, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 22:1-17. 2003
    ..This article introduces a patient-centered interdisciplinary team intervention designed to improve transitions across sites of geriatric care...
  17. doi request reprint Assessing the quality of transitional care: further applications of the care transitions measure
    Carla Parry
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado 80045, USA
    Med Care 46:317-22. 2008
    ..The Institute of Medicine has identified care transitions as a priority area for performance measurement...
  18. ncbi request reprint Managing patient care transitions: a report of the HMO Care Management Workgroup
    Eric A Coleman
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, USA
    Healthplan 45:36-9. 2004
  19. pmc Posthospital care transitions: patterns, complications, and risk identification
    Eric A Coleman
    Division of Health Care Policy, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 13611 East Colfax Avenue, Suite 100, Aurora, CO 80011, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1449-65. 2004
    ..To (1) describe patterns of posthospital care transitions; (2) characterize these patterns as uncomplicated or complicated; (3) identify those at greatest risk for complicated transitions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing models of end-of-life care in nursing homes: results of a survey of nursing home administrators
    Kristen N Rice
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Palliat Med 7:668-75. 2004
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  21. ncbi request reprint A new tool for identifying discrepancies in postacute medications for community-dwelling older adults
    Jodi D Smith
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 2:141-7. 2004
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  22. ncbi request reprint Better transitions: improving comprehension of discharge instructions
    Amita Chugh
    Division of Health Care Policy and Research, University of Colorado at Denver, USA
    Front Health Serv Manage 25:11-32. 2009
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  23. ncbi request reprint Executing high-quality care transitions: a call to do it right
    Eric A Coleman
    J Hosp Med 2:287-90. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Promoting effective transitions of care at hospital discharge: a review of key issues for hospitalists
    Sunil Kripalani
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Hosp Med 2:314-23. 2007
    ..By understanding the key challenges and adopting strategies to improve patient care in the transition from hospital to home, hospitalists could significantly reduce medical errors in the postdischarge period...
  25. ncbi request reprint How can we ground the "frequent fliers"?
    Eric A Coleman
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:467-8. 2007
  26. ncbi request reprint Caring for older Americans: the future of geriatric medicine
    Richard Besdine
    American Geriatrics Society, 350 Fifth Avenue, Suite 801, New York, NY 10118, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:S245-56. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, the goals of geriatric medicine will be accomplished only if geriatricians and their partners work in a system that is designed to provide high-quality, efficient care and recognizes the value of geriatrics...
  27. ncbi request reprint Using electronic health records to improve care: will "high tech" allow a return to "high touch" medicine?
    F Michael Gloth
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Victory Springs Senior Health Associates, Reistertown, MD 21136, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 6:270-5. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint What you need to know about the Medicare Prescription Drug Act
    Jennifer Brinckerhoff
    Divisions of health care policy and research and geriatric medicine at the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver, USA
    Fam Pract Manag 12:49-52. 2005

Research Grants3

  1. Reducing Fragmentation Across Sites of Geriatric Care
    Eric Coleman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Our third aim is to initiate a randomized controlled trial of this intervention. The results of this research will improve our ability to quantify care fragmentation and subsequently measure the effectiveness of a targeted intervention. ..
  2. Influence of Cognition on Health Literacy and Comprehension of the Discharge Plan
    Eric Coleman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Before interventions can be designed and tested to improve health literacy, a more complete understanding of the role of basic subcomponents of cognition is needed. ..