Helen Halpin

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Medicaid coverage for tobacco-dependence treatments
    Helen A Halpin
    Center for Health and Public Policy Studies, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:550-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint The costs and effectiveness of different benefit designs for treating tobacco dependence: results from a randomized trial
    Helen Ann Halpin
    Center for Health and Public Policy Studies, School of Public Health, University of California, 140 Warren Hall, 7360, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Inquiry 43:54-65. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The demand for health insurance coverage for tobacco dependence treatments: support for a benefit mandate and willingness to pay
    Helen Ann Halpin
    Center for Health and Public Policy Studies, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1269-76. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Mandatory public reporting of hospital-acquired infection rates: a report from California
    Helen A Halpin
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:723-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Hospital adoption of automated surveillance technology and the implementation of infection prevention and control programs
    Helen Halpin
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Infect Control 39:270-6. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Medicaid coverage for tobacco-dependence treatments
    Helen A Halpin
    Center for Health and Public Policy Studies, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:550-6. 2006
    ..Overall, the coverage increases indicate a growing awareness of the treatments' importance for the health of Medicaid recipients, although further expansions are still needed...
  2. ncbi request reprint The costs and effectiveness of different benefit designs for treating tobacco dependence: results from a randomized trial
    Helen Ann Halpin
    Center for Health and Public Policy Studies, School of Public Health, University of California, 140 Warren Hall, 7360, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Inquiry 43:54-65. 2006
    ..Therefore, costs rose with no increase in quit rates when proactive telephone counseling was added to coverage of pharmacotherapy, regardless of benefit design...
  3. ncbi request reprint The demand for health insurance coverage for tobacco dependence treatments: support for a benefit mandate and willingness to pay
    Helen Ann Halpin
    Center for Health and Public Policy Studies, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94704, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1269-76. 2007
    ..These findings have important policy implications for a state health insurance mandate to cover tobacco dependence treatments...
  4. doi request reprint Mandatory public reporting of hospital-acquired infection rates: a report from California
    Helen A Halpin
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:723-9. 2011
    ..California's baseline data also present a unique opportunity to assess the impact of mandatory and public reporting laws...
  5. doi request reprint Hospital adoption of automated surveillance technology and the implementation of infection prevention and control programs
    Helen Halpin
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 7360, USA
    Am J Infect Control 39:270-6. 2011
    ..Our hypothesis is that hospitals that use AST have made more progress implementing infection control practices than hospitals that rely on manual surveillance...