Holly C Felix

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Effectiveness of weight loss interventions for obese older adults
    Holly C Felix
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham Street, Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:191-9. 2013
  2. pmc Calculating reach of evidence-based weight loss and memory improvement interventions among older adults attending Arkansas senior centers, 2008-2011
    Holly C Felix
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham St, Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E63. 2012
  3. pmc The Care Span: Medicaid savings resulted when community health workers matched those with needs to home and community care
    Holly C Felix
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1366-74. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Referral and referral facilitation behavior of family planning providers for women with HIV infection in the southern United States
    Holly C Felix
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1385-91. 2010
  5. pmc Family planning provider referral, facilitation behavior, and patient follow-up for abnormal Pap smears
    Holly C Felix
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham St, Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:733-44. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Making hospital grounds smoke-free: a case study of Arkansas Act 134 of 2005
    Holly C Felix
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 15:E9-15. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Impact of USPSTF practice guidelines on clinician weight loss counseling as reported by obese patients
    Holly Felix
    University of Arkansas at Medical Sciences, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, Health Behavior and Health Education, USA
    Prev Med 47:394-7. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Personal care assistance needs of obese elders entering nursing homes
    Holly C Felix
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:319-26. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of rural health care providers: a regional recruiter strategy
    Holly Felix
    Arkansas Center for Health Improvement, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 5800 W 10th St, Suite 410, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    J Rural Health 19:340-6. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Health status in the Mississippi River Delta region
    Holly Felix
    Office of Community Based Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    South Med J 98:149-54. 2005

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Publications22

  1. pmc Effectiveness of weight loss interventions for obese older adults
    Holly C Felix
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham Street, Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:191-9. 2013
    ..This paper reviews the evidence on intentional weight loss and effective weight loss interventions for obese older adults to help dispel concerns and guide health promotion practice...
  2. pmc Calculating reach of evidence-based weight loss and memory improvement interventions among older adults attending Arkansas senior centers, 2008-2011
    Holly C Felix
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 W Markham St, Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E63. 2012
    ..We report on differences in program enrollment by age, sex, race, and ethnicity and suggest how our approach to calculating the reach of the 2 interventions can guide future research and program development...
  3. pmc The Care Span: Medicaid savings resulted when community health workers matched those with needs to home and community care
    Holly C Felix
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1366-74. 2011
    ..619 million. Similar interventions may help other localities achieve cost-saving and equitable access to publicly funded long-term care options other than institutional care...
  4. doi request reprint Referral and referral facilitation behavior of family planning providers for women with HIV infection in the southern United States
    Holly C Felix
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 19:1385-91. 2010
    ..Facilitation of referrals improves referral follow-up. However, little is known about the referral practices and facilitation activities of FP providers for their clients testing positive for HIV...
  5. pmc Family planning provider referral, facilitation behavior, and patient follow-up for abnormal Pap smears
    Holly C Felix
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 4301 West Markham St, Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:733-44. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Making hospital grounds smoke-free: a case study of Arkansas Act 134 of 2005
    Holly C Felix
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 15:E9-15. 2009
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Impact of USPSTF practice guidelines on clinician weight loss counseling as reported by obese patients
    Holly Felix
    University of Arkansas at Medical Sciences, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, Health Behavior and Health Education, USA
    Prev Med 47:394-7. 2008
    ..This study assessed the impact of the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) guidelines recommending that clinicians provide weight loss counseling (WLC) to all their obese patients...
  8. doi request reprint Personal care assistance needs of obese elders entering nursing homes
    Holly C Felix
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 9:319-26. 2008
    ..To assess the personal care assistance needs of obese (body mass index [BMI] >or=30) elders (>or=65 years) entering nursing homes in Arkansas between 1999 and 2004...
  9. ncbi request reprint Recruitment of rural health care providers: a regional recruiter strategy
    Holly Felix
    Arkansas Center for Health Improvement, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, 5800 W 10th St, Suite 410, Little Rock, AR 72204, USA
    J Rural Health 19:340-6. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Health status in the Mississippi River Delta region
    Holly Felix
    Office of Community Based Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    South Med J 98:149-54. 2005
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine if and where there were counties with significantly better or poorer health than others in the region...
  11. doi request reprint Training of lay health educators to implement an evidence-based behavioral weight loss intervention in rural senior centers
    Rebecca A Krukowski
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Gerontologist 53:162-71. 2013
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  12. doi request reprint Lay health educators translate a weight-loss intervention in senior centers: a randomized controlled trial
    Delia Smith West
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:385-91. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to determine whether a translation of the DPP Lifestyle program delivered by lay health educators and conducted in senior centers is effective in promoting weight loss among older adults...
  13. doi request reprint A randomized trial of a community-based cognitive intervention for obese senior adults
    Cornelia Beck
    College of Medicine, Department of Geriatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Aging Health 25:97-118. 2013
    ..To determine whether a cognitive intervention delivered by lay health educators (LHEs) in senior centers was effective in improving cognition in obese older adults...
  14. pmc Impact of a smoke-free hospital campus policy on employee and consumer behavior
    J Gary Wheeler
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Arkansas Children s Hospital, 800 Marshall St, Little Rock, AR 72202, USA
    Public Health Rep 122:744-52. 2007
    ..We evaluated the effects of implementing a clean air policy on employee attitudes, recruitment, and retention; hospital utilization; and consumer satisfaction in 2003 through 2005...
  15. doi request reprint Weight loss of black, white, and Hispanic men and women in the Diabetes Prevention Program
    Delia S West
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:1413-20. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint The Arkansas Southern Rural Access Program: strategies for improving health care in rural areas of the state
    Holly C Felix
    College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72205, USA
    J Ark Med Soc 101:366-8. 2005
    ..This paper describes the program, its components and successes, as well as how these resources can be accessed by health care providers around the state...
  17. ncbi request reprint Issues in assessing satisfaction: findings of the arkansas medicaid family planning demonstration waiver evaluation
    Holly C Felix
    Office of Community Based Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:533-8. 2004
    ..Potential corrective measures are suggested for improving client satisfaction with family planning services and for increasing the utility of survey instrument utilized in this effort...
  18. ncbi request reprint Program and policy issues affecting home and community-based long-term care use: findings from a qualitative study
    M Kate Stewart
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Mail Slot 820, 4301 W Markham, Little Rock, AR 72205 7199, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 25:107-27. 2006
    ..Policy recommendations are made to improve access to HCBS...
  19. ncbi request reprint Linking residents to long-term care services: first-year findings from the community connector program evaluation
    Holly C Felix
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA
    Prog Community Health Partnersh 1:311-9. 2007
    ..However, accessing LTC services, especially home- and community-based LTC services, is often difficult...
  20. pmc Public health professionals as policy entrepreneurs: Arkansas's childhood obesity policy experience
    Rebekah L Craig
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2047-52. 2010
    ..This historical analysis and the Multiple Streams Framework may serve as a roadmap for leaders seeking to influence health policy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Enhancing rural economic development: crafting a health care revolving loan fund
    M Kathryn Stewart
    Arkansas Southern Rural Access Program, Arkansas Center for Health Improvement, Department of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 13:425-42. 2002
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  22. ncbi request reprint Arkansas Medicaid Family Planning Waiver services: what physicians should know
    Holly C Felix
    J Ark Med Soc 103:301-4. 2007
    ..It also provides information that every physician should know regarding scope of services, client eligibility and provider enrollment...