Katy Backes Kozhimannil

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Potential benefits of increased access to doula support during childbirth
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware St SE, MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 20:e340-52. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Employment during pregnancy and obstetric intervention without medical reason: labor induction and cesarean delivery
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota Electronic address
    Womens Health Issues 24:469-76. 2014
  3. pmc Doula care supports near-universal breastfeeding initiation among diverse, low-income women
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 58:378-82. 2013
  4. pmc The impact of high-deductible health plans on men and women: an analysis of emergency department care
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Med Care 51:639-45. 2013
  5. pmc A perinatal care quality and safety initiative: are there financial rewards for improved quality?
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Divisionof Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 39:339-48. 2013
  6. pmc Trends in hospital-based childbirth care: the role of health insurance
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Manag Care 19:e125-32. 2013
  7. pmc Doula care, birth outcomes, and costs among Medicaid beneficiaries
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e113-21. 2013
  8. pmc Cesarean delivery rates vary tenfold among US hospitals; reducing variation may address quality and cost issues
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:527-35. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in clinicians providing care to pregnant women in the United States
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of PublicHealth, Minneapolis, MN55455, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 57:433-8. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint National trends in health insurance coverage of pregnant and reproductive-age women, 2000 to 2009
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e135-41. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Potential benefits of increased access to doula support during childbirth
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware St SE, MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 20:e340-52. 2014
    ..This study aimed to document the relationship between doula support, desire for doula support, and cesarean delivery, distinguishing cesarean deliveries without a definitive medical indication...
  2. ncbi request reprint Employment during pregnancy and obstetric intervention without medical reason: labor induction and cesarean delivery
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota Electronic address
    Womens Health Issues 24:469-76. 2014
    ..We estimated the relationship between prenatal employment and obstetric procedures, distinguishing whether women reported that the induction or cesarean was performed for medical reasons...
  3. pmc Doula care supports near-universal breastfeeding initiation among diverse, low-income women
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 58:378-82. 2013
    ..The goal of this analysis was to study whether doula support may be associated with breastfeeding initiation among low-income, diverse women...
  4. pmc The impact of high-deductible health plans on men and women: an analysis of emergency department care
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Med Care 51:639-45. 2013
    ..Enrollment in high-deductible health plans (HDHPs) could exacerbate this tendency, but sex-specific responses to HDHPs have not been assessed. We measured the impact of an HDHP separately for men and women...
  5. pmc A perinatal care quality and safety initiative: are there financial rewards for improved quality?
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Divisionof Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 39:339-48. 2013
    ..Although costs of providing care may decrease with hospital initiatives to improve obstetric and neonatal outcomes, the accompanying reduced adverse outcomes may negatively affect hospital revenues...
  6. pmc Trends in hospital-based childbirth care: the role of health insurance
    Katy B Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Manag Care 19:e125-32. 2013
    ..We studied the relationship between primary payer and trends in hospital-based childbirth care...
  7. pmc Doula care, birth outcomes, and costs among Medicaid beneficiaries
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e113-21. 2013
    ..We compared childbirth-related outcomes for Medicaid recipients who received prenatal education and childbirth support from trained doulas with outcomes from a national sample of similar women and estimated potential cost savings...
  8. pmc Cesarean delivery rates vary tenfold among US hospitals; reducing variation may address quality and cost issues
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 32:527-35. 2013
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  9. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in clinicians providing care to pregnant women in the United States
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of PublicHealth, Minneapolis, MN55455, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 57:433-8. 2012
    ..Health care needs of pregnant women are met by a variety of clinicians in a changing policy and practice environment. This study documents recent trends in types of clinicians providing care to pregnant women in the United States...
  10. ncbi request reprint National trends in health insurance coverage of pregnant and reproductive-age women, 2000 to 2009
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Womens Health Issues 22:e135-41. 2012
    ..Health insurance facilitates financial access to health services, including prenatal and preconception care. This study characterized changes in health insurance coverage among reproductive-age women in the United States from 2000 to 2009...
  11. pmc Racial and ethnic disparities in postpartum depression care among low-income women
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:619-25. 2011
    ..The goal of this study was to characterize racial-ethnic differences in mental health care utilization associated with postpartum depression in a multiethnic cohort of Medicaid recipients...
  12. ncbi request reprint High-deductible health plans and costs and utilization of maternity care
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Manag Care 17:e17-25. 2011
    ..To evaluate the impact of switching from an HMO to a high-deductible health plan on the costs and utilization of maternity care...
  13. ncbi request reprint High-deductible health plans and costs and utilization of maternity care
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 17:e17-25. 2011
    ..To evaluate the impact of switching from an HMO to a high-deductible health plan on the costs and utilization of maternity care...
  14. pmc New Jersey's efforts to improve postpartum depression care did not change treatment patterns for women on medicaid
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:293-301. 2011
    ..These could include requiring mechanisms to monitor and enforce the screening requirement; paying providers to execute screening and follow-up; and preliminary testing of interventions before policy changes are enacted...
  15. ncbi request reprint Association between diabetes and perinatal depression among low-income mothers
    Katy Backes Kozhimannil
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusett, USA
    JAMA 301:842-7. 2009
    ..Perinatal depression affects at least 10% to 12% of new mothers, and diabetes complicates up to 9% of pregnancies. Prior research shows a higher rate of major depression among individuals with diabetes...
  16. pmc Maternal depressive symptoms, employment, and social support
    Dwenda Gjerdingen
    the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis Medica Research Institute and Divisions of Environmental Health Sciences, Health Policy and Management, and Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis
    J Am Board Fam Med 27:87-96. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the relationship between maternal depressive symptoms and employment and whether it is mediated by social support...