Patricia Fontaine

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is consistent primary care within a patient-centered medical home related to utilization patterns and costs?
    Patricia Fontaine
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 34:10-9. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Systematic review of health information exchange in primary care practices
    Patricia Fontaine
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:655-70. 2010
  3. pmc Medical home transformation: a gradual process and a continuum of attainment
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Fam Med 11:S108-14. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Patient-centered medical home cost reductions limited to complex patients
    Thomas J Flottemesch
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, PO Box 1524, MS 21111R, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:677-86. 2012
  5. pmc Trends in quality during medical home transformation
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:515-21. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Relationship of clinic medical home scores to health care costs
    Thomas J Flottemesch
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 1524, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 34:78-89. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Patient medical group continuity and healthcare utilization
    Louise H Anderson
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55425, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:450-7. 2012
  8. pmc Using fuzzy set qualitative comparative analysis (fs/QCA) to explore the relationship between medical "homeness" and quality
    Nels Marcus Thygeson
    Center for Healthcare Innovation, Allina Hospitals and Clinics, Minneapolis, MN 55407 1321, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:22-45. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Should intrathecal narcotics be used as a sole labor analgesic? A prospective comparison of spinal opioids and epidural bupivacaine
    Patricia Fontaine
    Department of Family Practice Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:630-5. 2002
  10. pmc Predictors of mothers' postpartum body dissatisfaction
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Women Health 49:491-504. 2009

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Is consistent primary care within a patient-centered medical home related to utilization patterns and costs?
    Patricia Fontaine
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 34:10-9. 2011
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  2. doi request reprint Systematic review of health information exchange in primary care practices
    Patricia Fontaine
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:655-70. 2010
    ..Ambulatory primary care practices are essential to this process; however, the factors that motivate them to participate in HIE are not well studied, particularly among small practices...
  3. pmc Medical home transformation: a gradual process and a continuum of attainment
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Institute for Education and Research, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Fam Med 11:S108-14. 2013
    ..We analyzed data from an evaluation of certified medical homes in Minnesota to study this topic...
  4. ncbi request reprint Patient-centered medical home cost reductions limited to complex patients
    Thomas J Flottemesch
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, PO Box 1524, MS 21111R, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:677-86. 2012
    ..To examine the long-term relationships between costs, utilization, and patient-centered medical home (PCMH) clinical practice systems...
  5. pmc Trends in quality during medical home transformation
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Fam Med 9:515-21. 2011
    ..Expectations for large and rapid change are probably unrealistic...
  6. doi request reprint Relationship of clinic medical home scores to health care costs
    Thomas J Flottemesch
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440 1524, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 34:78-89. 2011
    ..4%) and outpatient ($1282/person, 3.5%) costs among patients with 11 or more prescriptions suggesting higher functioning PCMHs may lead to reduced costs among the most complex and costly patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Patient medical group continuity and healthcare utilization
    Louise H Anderson
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55425, USA
    Am J Manag Care 18:450-7. 2012
    ..To measure continuity among medical groups of insured patients over a 5-year period and to test whether group continuity of care is associated with healthcare utilization and costs...
  8. pmc Using fuzzy set qualitative comparative analysis (fs/QCA) to explore the relationship between medical "homeness" and quality
    Nels Marcus Thygeson
    Center for Healthcare Innovation, Allina Hospitals and Clinics, Minneapolis, MN 55407 1321, USA
    Health Serv Res 47:22-45. 2012
    ..Determine, using fuzzy set qualitative comparative analysis (fs/QCA), the relationship between patient-centered medical home (PCMH) systems and quality in 21 NCQA recognized medical homes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Should intrathecal narcotics be used as a sole labor analgesic? A prospective comparison of spinal opioids and epidural bupivacaine
    Patricia Fontaine
    Department of Family Practice Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:630-5. 2002
    ..Intrathecal narcotics (ITNs) are being used in some settings as a sole labor analgesic. However, they have not been directly compared to epidural analgesia...
  10. pmc Predictors of mothers' postpartum body dissatisfaction
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Women Health 49:491-504. 2009
    ..To investigate changes in mothers' body dissatisfaction from delivery to 9 months postpartum, and the relationship of postpartum body dissatisfaction to weight, other health, and social characteristics...
  11. ncbi request reprint The "Measuring Outcomes of Clinical Connectivity" (MOCC) trial: investigating data entry errors in the Electronic Primary Care Research Network (ePCRN)
    Patricia Fontaine
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, 925 Delaware Street Southeast, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 20:151-9. 2007
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint The Electronic Primary Care Research Network (ePCRN): a new era in practice-based research
    Kevin A Peterson
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota, 925 Delaware Street, Dinnaken Office Building Suite 220, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 19:93-7. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. Does treating diastolic BP to less than 90 mm Hg lower cardiovascular risk?
    Patricia Fontaine
    Department of Family Practice and Community Health, University Family Physicians North Memorial Clinic, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Fam Pract 53:144-6. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint Recruiting for a randomized controlled trial from an ethnically diverse population: lessons from the Maternal Infection and Preterm Labor Study
    Jennifer L Welsh
    Deparetment of Family Practice and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, A692 Mayo Memorial Building, 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 381, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:760. 2002
    ..To compare recruitment rates for Caucasians and minorities in a randomized, controlled trial based in a family practice residency clinic...
  15. doi request reprint Relationship of clinic medical home scores to quality and patient experience
    Leif I Solberg
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 34:57-66. 2011
    ..We conclude that among primary care clinics recognized as high-level medical homes, the instrument used to assess medical home characteristics cannot differentiate their quality...
  16. pmc Care from family physicians reported by pregnant women in the United States
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis St Paul, MN, USA
    Ann Fam Med 11:350-4. 2013
    ..We describe the proportion of family physicians providing care of any sort to pregnant women in the United States from 2000 to 2009...
  17. doi request reprint Health information exchange: participation by Minnesota primary care practices
    Patricia Fontaine
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:622-9. 2010
    ..To achieve these goals, small primary care practices must participate. Factors that motivate or prevent them from doing so are examined...