J H Hibbard

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oregon
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Engaging health care consumers to improve the quality of care
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, University of Orgon, Eugene, 97423 1209, USA
    Med Care 41:I61-70. 2003
  2. pmc Informing consumer decisions in health care: implications from decision-making research
    J H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, Eugene 97403 1209, USA
    Milbank Q 75:395-414. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of outcome data by purchasers and consumers: new strategies and new dilemmas
    J H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1209, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 10:503-8. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Comprehension of quality care indicators: differences among privately insured, publicly insured, and uninsured
    J J Jewett
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 18:75-94. 1996
  5. ncbi request reprint Condition-specific performance information: assessing salience, comprehension, and approaches for communicating quality
    J H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, Eugene 97401, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 18:95-109. 1996
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of the use of self-care resources
    J H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1209, USA
    Eval Health Prof 22:107-22. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Mode of payment, practice characteristics, and physician support for patient self care
    J H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:118-23. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Making health care quality reports easier to use
    J H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, 1209 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1209, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 27:591-604. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Measuring beneficiary knowledge in two randomized experiments
    L A McCormack
    University of Oregon, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:47-62. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of a community-wide self-care information project on self-care and medical care utilization
    J H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, USA
    Eval Health Prof 24:404-23. 2001

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Engaging health care consumers to improve the quality of care
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, University of Orgon, Eugene, 97423 1209, USA
    Med Care 41:I61-70. 2003
    ..Enhancing the roles consumers are able to play in the health care system may significantly increase their influence on quality...
  2. pmc Informing consumer decisions in health care: implications from decision-making research
    J H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, Eugene 97403 1209, USA
    Milbank Q 75:395-414. 1997
    ..Although there is much to learn about assisting consumers in making informed choices, a great deal is known from decision-making research. Our approaches and our research agenda must be based on this existing foundation of knowledge...
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of outcome data by purchasers and consumers: new strategies and new dilemmas
    J H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1209, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 10:503-8. 1998
    ..Dilemmas associated with current and proposed strategies are highlighted and recommendations are proposed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Comprehension of quality care indicators: differences among privately insured, publicly insured, and uninsured
    J J Jewett
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 18:75-94. 1996
    ..Indicators are not well understood and are interpreted in unintended ways. Implications and strategies for communicating and disseminating quality information are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Condition-specific performance information: assessing salience, comprehension, and approaches for communicating quality
    J H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, Eugene 97401, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 18:95-109. 1996
    ..Further, the findings provide evidence that information on the health care context makes a difference in how consumers understand performance measures...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of the use of self-care resources
    J H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1209, USA
    Eval Health Prof 22:107-22. 1999
    ..Understanding this variability may help communities to expand the use of such resources and lessen the demand for formal health care services. Suggestions for future studies are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mode of payment, practice characteristics, and physician support for patient self care
    J H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:118-23. 2001
    ..This study empirically examines this assumption...
  8. ncbi request reprint Making health care quality reports easier to use
    J H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, 1209 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1209, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 27:591-604. 2001
    ..Further, the degree to which consumers who have a low level of skill can accurately use that information when it is presented in a format that is easier to use was examined...
  9. ncbi request reprint Measuring beneficiary knowledge in two randomized experiments
    L A McCormack
    University of Oregon, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:47-62. 2001
    ..Beneficiaries in both studies showed statistically significant gains in knowledge after receiving the new materials. Policy implications for the measurement of knowledge and creation of future versions of the materials are discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of a community-wide self-care information project on self-care and medical care utilization
    J H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, USA
    Eval Health Prof 24:404-23. 2001
    ..Most believe that using the self-care resources saved them from seeking unnecessary care. The findings from the utilization data provide some evidence to support this conclusion...
  11. ncbi request reprint Beneficiary survey-based feedback on new Medicare informational materials
    L A McCormack
    University of Oregon, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 23:37-46. 2001
    ..Additional research is needed to determine which subgroups of beneficiaries may need more and, possibly less, information...
  12. ncbi request reprint Social roles as predictors of cessation in a cohort of women smokers
    J H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, Eugene 97403
    Women Health 20:71-80. 1993
    ..Selected characteristics of the work role, however, were found to predict smoking cessation; occupational status and control over work. Public health and research implications are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hospital performance reports: impact on quality, market share, and reputation
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, University of Oregon, in Eugene, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1150-60. 2005
    ..An earlier investigation indicated that hospitals included in the public report believed that the report would affect their public image. Indeed, consumer surveys suggest that inclusion did affect hospitals' reputations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Can patients be part of the solution? Views on their role in preventing medical errors
    Judith H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 62:601-16. 2005
    ..Having a greater sense of self-efficacy in being able to prevent medical errors is significantly linked with a greater reported likelihood of engaging in preventive action...
  15. pmc Development and testing of a short form of the patient activation measure
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Publicy, and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, 97403, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:1918-30. 2005
    ..The measure was developed using Rasch analyses and is an interval level, unidimensional, Guttman-like measure. The current analysis is aimed at reducing the number of items in the measure while maintaining adequate precision...
  16. ncbi request reprint Why worry? Worry, risk perceptions, and willingness to act to reduce medical errors
    Ellen Peters
    Decision Research, Eugene, OR 97401, USA
    Health Psychol 25:144-52. 2006
    ..An understanding of how worry influences preventive efforts will help in building communication strategies to the public and in effectively engaging patients in the role of vigilant partner in care...
  17. ncbi request reprint Assessing activation stage and employing a "next steps" approach to supporting patient self-management
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:2-8. 2007
    ..In this analysis, we build on the previous research to determine whether there are behaviors that are more or less likely to be adopted at different stages of activation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Less is more in presenting quality information to consumers
    Ellen Peters
    Decision Research, Eugene University of Oregon, Eugene, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:169-90. 2007
    ..These findings have important implications for the sponsors of comparative quality reports designed to inform consumer decision making in health care...
  19. ncbi request reprint Consumer competencies and the use of comparative quality information: it isn't just about literacy
    Judith H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, Eugene, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:379-94. 2007
    ..This is important as many real-life choices involve trade-offs. Results indicate that choice is not just about literacy or comprehension, it also has to do with activation...
  20. doi request reprint Does enrollment in a CDHP stimulate cost-effective utilization?
    Judith H Hibbard
    University of Oregon
    Med Care Res Rev 65:437-49. 2008
    ..These reductions in care appear to be indiscriminant, with patients cutting back in both high-and low-priority visits. The reductions in high- and low-priority visits were greater for employees with lower education and income...
  21. ncbi request reprint It isn't just about choice: the potential of a public performance report to affect the public image of hospitals
    Judith H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1209, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 62:358-71. 2005
    ..The findings show that the report did influence consumer views about the quality of individual hospitals in the community 2 to 4 months after the release of the report...
  22. ncbi request reprint Moving toward a more patient-centered health care delivery system
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint Comprehension and choice of a consumer-directed health plan: an experimental study
    Jessica Greene
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1209, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:369-76. 2008
    ..To examine the extent to which numeracy predicts consumer-directed health plan (CDHP) comprehension and health plan choice. Also, to test whether comprehension can be improved using different presentation approaches...
  24. ncbi request reprint The impact of a CAHPS report on employee knowledge, beliefs, and decisions
    Judith H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 59:104-16. 2002
    ..Finally, the findings show that those who saw the report are more influenced by information sent by their employer than those who did not see the report...
  25. pmc Strategies for reporting health plan performance information to consumers: evidence from controlled studies
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:291-313. 2002
    ..Comparative health plan performance reports are not being used by consumers possibly because the information presented is difficult to use. The next generation of these reports should be designed to support decision making...
  26. ncbi request reprint Supporting informed consumer health care decisions: data presentation approaches that facilitate the use of information in choice
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon 97403, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 24:413-33. 2003
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  27. ncbi request reprint Does publicizing hospital performance stimulate quality improvement efforts?
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning Public Policy and Management at the University of Oregon in Eugene, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:84-94. 2003
    ..The findings from this Wisconsin-based study indicate that there is added value to making this information public...
  28. ncbi request reprint Consumers and quality-driven health care: a call to action
    Dale Shaller
    School of Public Affairs, Baruch College, City University of New York, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:95-101. 2003
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  29. ncbi request reprint Effective methods of communicating to employees
    Judith H Hibbard
    University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA
    Issue Brief (Inst Health Care Costs Solut) 2:1-10. 2003
  30. ncbi request reprint A research agenda to advance quality measurement and improvement
    Sheila T Leatherman
    School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Med Care 41:I80-6. 2003
    ..In developing a conceptual framework for the design of a national quality measurement and reporting system (NQMRS), the Strategic Framework Board (SFB) recommends that such a system be built on a strong evidence base...
  31. pmc Do increases in patient activation result in improved self-management behaviors?
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1209, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:1443-63. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine whether patient activation is a changing or changeable characteristic and to assess whether changes in activation also are accompanied by changes in health behavior...
  32. ncbi request reprint Health insurance knowledge among Medicare beneficiaries
    Lauren A McCormack
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:43-63. 2002
    ..To assess the effect of new consumer information materials about the Medicare program on beneficiary knowledge of their health care coverage under the Medicare system...
  33. ncbi request reprint What can we say about the impact of public reporting? Inconsistent execution yields variable results
    Judith H Hibbard
    Ann Intern Med 148:160-1. 2008
  34. pmc Development of the Patient Activation Measure (PAM): conceptualizing and measuring activation in patients and consumers
    Judith H Hibbard
    Department of Planning, Public Policy, and Management, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403 1209, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1005-26. 2004
    ..Controlling costs and achieving health care quality improvements require the participation of activated and informed consumers and patients...