Martin Kitchener

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Chain reaction: an exploratory study of nursing home bankruptcy in California
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 17:19-35. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Medicaid waiver programs for traumatic brain and spinal cord injury
    Martin Kitchener
    University of California, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Health Soc Policy 20:51-66. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint The U.S. long-term care field: a dialectic analysis of institution dynamics
    Artin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:87-101. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Explaining the diffusion of Medicaid home care waiver programs using VPRS decision rules
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 7:237-44. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Medicaid home and community-based services: national program trends
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:206-12. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint From the doctor's workshop to the iron cage? Evolving modes of physician control in US health systems
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Soc Sci Med 60:1311-22. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Smoke without fire: nursing facility closures in California, 1997-2001
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
    Inquiry 41:189-202. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Medicaid 1915(c) home and community-based services waivers: a national survey of eligibility criteria, caps, and waiting lists
    Martin Kitchener
    Center for Personal Assistance Services, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 23:55-69. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Medicaid community-based programs: a longitudinal analysis of state variation in expenditures and utilization
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94118, USA
    Inquiry 40:375-89. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Developing personal care programs: national trends and interstate variation, 1992-2002
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Inquiry 44:69-87. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Chain reaction: an exploratory study of nursing home bankruptcy in California
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 17:19-35. 2005
    ..These findings indicate that, rather than facility characteristics and local market factors, strategic decisions taken at the corporate (chain) level are the major determinants of nursing facility bankruptcy status...
  2. ncbi request reprint Medicaid waiver programs for traumatic brain and spinal cord injury
    Martin Kitchener
    University of California, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Health Soc Policy 20:51-66. 2005
    ..g., eligibility criteria and cost controls) used on these waiver programs in 2002, and compares the Medicaid cost of serving this target group through institutional care and waiver programs...
  3. ncbi request reprint The U.S. long-term care field: a dialectic analysis of institution dynamics
    Artin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:87-101. 2004
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  4. ncbi request reprint Explaining the diffusion of Medicaid home care waiver programs using VPRS decision rules
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 7:237-44. 2004
    ..Second, for analysts generating evidence for health policy, VPRS provides a rigorous data mining tool and acknowledges inherent analytical uncertainty in the field...
  5. ncbi request reprint Medicaid home and community-based services: national program trends
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:206-12. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint From the doctor's workshop to the iron cage? Evolving modes of physician control in US health systems
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Soc Sci Med 60:1311-22. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Smoke without fire: nursing facility closures in California, 1997-2001
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
    Inquiry 41:189-202. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Medicaid 1915(c) home and community-based services waivers: a national survey of eligibility criteria, caps, and waiting lists
    Martin Kitchener
    Center for Personal Assistance Services, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 23:55-69. 2004
    ..These findings provide an important basis for comparison between states because the use of these strategies may restrict individuals' choice of services and result in unnecessary institutionalization...
  9. ncbi request reprint Medicaid community-based programs: a longitudinal analysis of state variation in expenditures and utilization
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94118, USA
    Inquiry 40:375-89. 2003
    ..Among the results, positive state-level factors related to HCBS participants and expenditures include: higher percentages of aged people, greater incomes per capita, and a larger supply of home health agencies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Developing personal care programs: national trends and interstate variation, 1992-2002
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Inquiry 44:69-87. 2007
    ..Negative predictors of personal care development include rates of Medicare home health users and hospital beds...
  11. doi request reprint Medicare and medicaid in long-term care
    Terence Ng
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:22-8. 2010
    ..Although growing numbers of people receive home and community-based services paid for by the two programs, there are wide variations across states and among target groups. The system of long-term care is in need of structural reform...
  12. ncbi request reprint Medicaid State Plan personal care services: trends in programs and policies
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 19:9-26. 2007
    ..Findings from the policy survey reveal that between 1999 and 2002 there was a marked decline in the range of services provided, and by 2004, almost half the programs operated a cap on the hours of services provided...
  13. ncbi request reprint State Medicaid home care policies: inside the black box
    Martin Kitchener
    University of California, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 26:23-38. 2007
    ..The findings advance knowledge of state policy trends within each of the three programs and variations between them...
  14. ncbi request reprint Case study: development of and stakeholder responses to a nursing home consumer information system
    Janis O'Meara
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco 94118, USA
    Am J Med Qual 20:40-50. 2005
    ..Most discharge planners and care managers do not use Internet resources to find facilities. Feedback, modifications, updates, and outreach are needed on a continuous basis to ensure the site is a helpful tool for all stakeholders...
  15. doi request reprint Do Medicaid home and community based service waivers save money?
    Charlene Harrington
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 30:198-213. 2011
    ..This analysis demonstrates that HCBS waiver programs present significant direct financial savings to Medicaid long-term care (LTC) programs...
  16. ncbi request reprint Residential care provision in Medicaid home- and community-based waivers: a national study of program trends
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Gerontologist 46:165-72. 2006
    ..This study describes participation and expenditure trends for residential care services funded by Medicaid waivers and examines variation across programs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Assistive technology in medicaid home- and community-based waiver programs
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Gerontologist 48:181-9. 2008
    ..This article presents the latest available national AT expenditure and participation trends (1999-2002) for Medicaid 1915(c) waivers, the largest Medicaid home- and community-based service program...
  18. ncbi request reprint Designing a report card for nursing facilities: what information is needed and why
    Charlene Harrington
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Gerontologist 43:47-57. 2003
    ..Such information can meet the needs of various stakeholder groups, including consumers, family/friends, health professionals, providers, advocates, ombudsman, payers, and policy makers...
  19. ncbi request reprint Trends in state certificate of need and moratoria programs for long term care providers
    Charlene Harrington
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Fransisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Health Soc Policy 19:31-58. 2004
    ..Where limits are placed on home and community service providers, however, access could be negatively impacted...
  20. ncbi request reprint Paid personal assistance services:an exploratory study of working-age consumers' perspectives
    Brian R Grossman
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 19:27-45. 2007
    ..The respondents strongly preferred consumer-directed care...
  21. ncbi request reprint Institutional and community-based long-term care: a comparative estimate of public costs
    Martin Kitchener
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 455, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Health Soc Policy 22:31-50. 2006
    ..This analysis estimates that when compared with Medicaid institutional care in 2002, HCBS waivers produced a national average public expenditure saving of $43,947 per participant. doi:10.1300/J045v22n02_03...
  22. ncbi request reprint Introduction to special issue on personal assistance
    Martin Kitchener
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 19:1-7. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Federal and state nursing facility websites: just what the consumer needs?
    Charlene Harrington
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif 94118, USA
    Am J Med Qual 18:21-37. 2003
    ..Although many states are making progress toward providing consumers with information, there are gaps that exist, which if filled, could provide consumers with a better tool for facility selection and monitoring the quality of care...
  24. ncbi request reprint Quality of care in nursing homes: an analysis of relationships among profit, quality, and ownership
    Ciaran O'Neill
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California 90407 2138, USA
    Med Care 41:1318-30. 2003
    ..This relationship might be explained by the context in which proprietary homes operate. However, another possible explanation is that some proprietary homes take excessive profit to the detriment of care quality...
  25. doi request reprint Medicaid 1915(c) waiver use and expenditures for persons living with HIV/AIDS
    Nancy A Miller
    University of Maryland, Baltimore County
    Med Care Res Rev 65:338-55. 2008
    ..Medicaid community-based care has been found to be related to improved outcomes and reduced costs of care. Ways to foster 1915(c) waiver expansion are important so as to increase access to care for PLWHA...
  26. pmc Shareholder value and the performance of a large nursing home chain
    Martin Kitchener
    Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University, Aberconway Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff CF10 3EU, UK
    Health Serv Res 43:1062-84. 2008
    ..To analyze corporate governance arrangements and quality and financial performance outcomes among large multi-facility nursing home corporations (chains) that pursue stakeholder value (profit maximization) strategies...
  27. ncbi request reprint Strengthening home and community-based care through Medicaid waivers
    Nancy A Miller
    Department of Public Policy, University of Maryland, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    J Aging Soc Policy 18:1-16. 2006
    ..Federal policies that address state resource issues may also spur growth in community-based LTC, which, in most states, continues to be limited...
  28. ncbi request reprint Variation by disability in state predictors of Medicaid 1915c waiver use and expenditures
    Nancy A Miller
    Department of Public Policy, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Public Policy Building, 21250, USA
    Gerontologist 45:764-72. 2005
    ..A substantially greater share of long-term-care dollars supports community-based care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, relative to older and working-age persons with primarily physical disabilities...
  29. ncbi request reprint Medicaid's role in the many markets for health care
    Kevin Quinn
    ACS Government Healthcare Solutions, Helena, MT 59601, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 28:69-82. 2007
    ..We explore the implications of the different roles for payment policy, industry organization, data availability, and quality of care...
  30. ncbi request reprint Ranking the 'balance' of state long-term care systems: a comparative exposition of the SMARTER and CaRBS Techniques
    Malcolm Beynon
    Cardiff Business School, Cardiff University, Colum Drive, Cardiff CF10 3EU, Wales, UK
    Health Care Manag Sci 8:157-66. 2005
    ..In addition to discussing the LTC policy implications of the study findings, the issues of rank order stability and the management of missing data are discussed with respect to the two techniques employed...