Moira Inkelas

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Unmet mental health need and access to services for children with special health care needs and their families
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:431-8. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Race/ethnicity, language, and asthma care: findings from a 4-state survey
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Public Health, Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 100:120-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Continuity of primary care clinician in early childhood
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1917-25. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Health care access for children with special health care needs in California
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:S109-16. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint A picture of needs for children with special health-care needs: what we are learning from the national survey
    Moira Inkelas
    Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 20:207-10. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Does having a regular primary care clinician improve quality of preventive care for young children?
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Med Care 46:323-30. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with health care for young children
    Neal Halfon
    Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1965-72. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Access to and utilization of health care by subgroups of Latino children
    Victor H Perez
    Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Med Care 47:695-9. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Documentation status and parental concerns about development in young US children of Mexican origin
    Alexander N Ortega
    Departments of Health Services, School of Public Health, Institute for Social Research, University of California, Los Angeles, 2134 Rolfe Hall, Los Angeles, California 90095 1484, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:278-82. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Parents' discipline of young children: results from the National Survey of Early Childhood Health
    Michael Regalado
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1952-8. 2004

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint Unmet mental health need and access to services for children with special health care needs and their families
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:431-8. 2007
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Race/ethnicity, language, and asthma care: findings from a 4-state survey
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, University of California, Los Angeles, School of Public Health, Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, USA
    Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 100:120-7. 2008
    ..Latino and African American children have poorer asthma control than non-Latino white children, but few studies examine the association among race/ethnicity, language, and specific processes of asthma care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Continuity of primary care clinician in early childhood
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1917-25. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Health care access for children with special health care needs in California
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:S109-16. 2005
    ..This study examines health care access for children with special health care needs (CSHCN) in California, one of the nation's most populous and diverse states...
  5. ncbi request reprint A picture of needs for children with special health-care needs: what we are learning from the national survey
    Moira Inkelas
    Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Pediatr Nurs 20:207-10. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Does having a regular primary care clinician improve quality of preventive care for young children?
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    Med Care 46:323-30. 2008
    ..This study examines whether having a regular clinician for preventive care is associated with quality of care for young children, as measured by interpersonal quality ratings and content of anticipatory guidance...
  7. ncbi request reprint Satisfaction with health care for young children
    Neal Halfon
    Department of Community Health Sciences, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1965-72. 2004
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Access to and utilization of health care by subgroups of Latino children
    Victor H Perez
    Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Med Care 47:695-9. 2009
    ..Few studies have examined patterns and determinants of access to and use of health care for different subgroups of Latino children...
  9. doi request reprint Documentation status and parental concerns about development in young US children of Mexican origin
    Alexander N Ortega
    Departments of Health Services, School of Public Health, Institute for Social Research, University of California, Los Angeles, 2134 Rolfe Hall, Los Angeles, California 90095 1484, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:278-82. 2009
    ..To examine parent concerns about development, learning, and behavior for young children of Mexican origin, and to identify whether these reports differ by families' citizenship/documentation status...
  10. ncbi request reprint Parents' discipline of young children: results from the National Survey of Early Childhood Health
    Michael Regalado
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California 90048, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1952-8. 2004
    ..To examine the use and predictors of different discipline practices by parents of very young children using data from the 2000 National Survey of Early Childhood Health (NSECH)...
  11. pmc Incentives in a Medicaid carve-out: impact on children with special health care needs
    Moira Inkelas
    Department of Health Services, UCLA School of Public Health, Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:79-99. 2005
    ..To evaluate whether a specialty care payment "carve-out" from Medicaid managed care affects caseloads and expenditures for children with chronic conditions...
  12. doi request reprint Pediatricians' roles in the provision of developmental services: an international study
    Alice A Kuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 30:331-9. 2009
    ..To understand how early childhood developmental services are provided in other countries in comparison with the United States...
  13. ncbi request reprint Health and mental health services for children in foster care: the central role of foster parents
    Eileen Mayers Pasztor
    Department of Social Work, California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, California, USA
    Child Welfare 85:33-57. 2006
    ..Their role in improving child well being is explained and recommendations for policy, practice and advocacy also are included...
  14. ncbi request reprint Assessing development in the pediatric office
    Neal Halfon
    UCLA Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1926-33. 2004
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Access to care for youth with special health care needs in the transition to adulthood
    Debra S Lotstein
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90024, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:23-9. 2008
    ..To describe access to care and identify factors associated with access for low-income young adults who aged out of a public program for children with special health care needs (CSHCN)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Rethinking well-child care in the United States: an international comparison
    Alice A Kuo
    Department of Pediatrics, Mattel Children s Hospital at UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1692-702. 2006
    ..Comparison of the United States with other countries' delivery systems may highlight different assumptions as well as structural approaches for consideration...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health services use and health care expenditures for children with disabilities
    Paul W Newacheck
    Maternal and Child Health Policy Research Center, Institute for Health Policy Studies, and Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Pediatrics 114:79-85. 2004
    ..To examine health care utilization and expenditure patterns for children with disabilities...
  18. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in pediatric experiences of family-centered care
    Alma D Guerrero
    UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, University of California Los Angeles, 10990 Wilshire Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Med Care 48:388-93. 2010
    ....
  19. pmc Introduction of solid food to young infants
    Alice A Kuo
    Department of Pediatrics, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, 10990 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 900, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 15:1185-94. 2011
    ..More effective discussion of solid food introduction linked to counseling and support of breastfeeding by the primary health care provider may reduce early introduction of solids...
  20. ncbi request reprint Transforming the U.S. child health system
    Neal Halfon
    Center for Healthier Children, Families, and Communities, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:315-30. 2007
    ..We conclude by considering an optimistic, long-term policy transformation agenda, building up emerging opportunities and changing realities in the United States and abroad...
  21. doi request reprint A WIC-Based Curriculum to Enhance Parent Communication with Healthcare Providers
    Alma D Guerrero
    UCLA Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, University of California, Los Angeles, 10990 Wilshire Ave, Suite 900, Los Angeles, CA, 90024, USA
    J Community Health 38:958-64. 2013
    ..With appropriate training, WIC staff are interested in supporting population-based efforts to improve parent-physician communication about child development that can complement WIC's existing maternal and child health topics. ..
  22. ncbi request reprint Childbirth education classes: sociodemographic disparities in attendance and the association of attendance with breastfeeding initiation
    Michael C Lu
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 1772, USA
    Matern Child Health J 7:87-93. 2003
    ..To examine sociodemographic disparities in attendance at childbirth classes, and to evaluate the association of attendance with breastfeeding initiation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Persistence of mental health service use among Latino children: a clinical and community study
    Alexander N Ortega
    Department of Health Services and Center for Healthier Children, Families and Communities, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:353-62. 2007
    ..In multivariate analyses, persistence was associated in both the clinical and community samples with a measure of school functioning but not with diagnosis, impairment, or parental concerns about the child's behavior...
  24. ncbi request reprint Optimizing the health and development of children
    Neal Halfon
    JAMA 290:3136-8. 2003
  25. ncbi request reprint Overview of the content of health supervision for young children: reports from parents and pediatricians
    Lynn M Olson
    Department of Practice and Research, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove Village, Illinois 60007, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1907-16. 2004
    ..To describe the content of anticipatory guidance provided to parents of infants and toddlers and to identify primary areas of unmet need as reported by both parents and pediatricians...
  26. ncbi request reprint Routine assessment of family and community health risks: parent views and what they receive
    Michael D Kogan
    Maternal and Child Health Bureau, Health Resources and Services Administration, Rockville, Maryland 20857, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1934-43. 2004
    ..To examine the prevalence of parent-provider discussions of family and community health risks during well-child visits and the gaps between which issues are discussed and which issues parents would like to discuss...
  27. ncbi request reprint Insurance status and vaccination coverage among US preschool children
    Jeanne M Santoli
    National Immunization Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1959-64. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the relationship between insurance status and vaccination coverage among US preschool children aged 19 to 35 months...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of high-quality basic pediatric preventive care
    Barry Zuckerman
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine Boston Medical Center, 771 Albany St, Dowling 3509 South, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1522-9. 2004
    ..The list of recommended pediatric preventive services has grown considerably in the past decade, and clinician variability, clinician distribution, and other correlates of provision of these basic preventive services (BPS) are not known...
  29. ncbi request reprint Changes in hospitalization patterns among patients with congenital heart disease during the transition from adolescence to adulthood
    Michelle Z Gurvitz
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 49:875-82. 2007
    ..This study was designed to evaluate hospitalization patterns of congenital heart disease (CHD) patients surrounding the transition from adolescence to adulthood...
  30. ncbi request reprint Administrative barriers to the adoption of high-quality mental health services for children in foster care: a national study
    Ramesh Raghavan
    George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Department of Psychiatry, Washington University in St Louis, Campus Box 1196, One Brookings Drive, St Louis, MO 63130, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 34:191-201. 2007
    ..Implications and recommendations for mental health policymakers are discussed...