Celeste A Lemay

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Knowledge of and perceived need for evidence-based education about antipsychotic medications among nursing home leadership and staff
    Celeste A Lemay
    Meyers Primary Care Institute, a joint endeavor of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Reliant Medical Group, and Fallon Community Health Plan, Worcester, MA Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:895-900. 2013
  2. pmc A new approach to ensuring oral health care for people living with HIV/AIDS: the dental case manager
    Celeste A Lemay
    Meyers Primary Care Institute, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E158. 2012
  3. pmc Community health worker encounter forms: a tool to guide and document patient visits and worker performance
    Celeste A Lemay
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e70-5. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of a low-cost intervention on recording body mass index in patients' records
    Celeste A Lemay
    Office of Community Programs, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 222 Maple Avenue Chang Building, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:312-5. 2004
  5. pmc Lessons learned from a collaborative to improve care for patients with diabetes in 17 community health centers, Massachusetts, 2006
    Celeste A Lemay
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave N, Benedict Bldg, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A83. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A qualitative study of the meaning of fatherhood among young urban fathers
    Celeste A Lemay
    Office of Community Programs, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655 0002, USA
    Public Health Nurs 27:221-31. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Satisfaction with dental case management among people living with HIV/AIDS
    Celeste A Lemay
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Community Health 35:43-52. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Adolescent mothers' attitudes toward contraceptive use before and after pregnancy
    Celeste A Lemay
    Division of Adolescent Medicine University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 20:233-40. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The body mass index of teen mothers and their toddler children
    Celeste A Lemay
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Benedict Building, A3 110, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:112-8. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Dental case manager encounters: the association with retention in dental care and treatment plan completion
    Celeste A Lemay
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 33:70-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Knowledge of and perceived need for evidence-based education about antipsychotic medications among nursing home leadership and staff
    Celeste A Lemay
    Meyers Primary Care Institute, a joint endeavor of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Reliant Medical Group, and Fallon Community Health Plan, Worcester, MA Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 14:895-900. 2013
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  2. pmc A new approach to ensuring oral health care for people living with HIV/AIDS: the dental case manager
    Celeste A Lemay
    Meyers Primary Care Institute, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E158. 2012
    ....
  3. pmc Community health worker encounter forms: a tool to guide and document patient visits and worker performance
    Celeste A Lemay
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e70-5. 2012
    ..We explored the benefits of using community health worker (CHW) encounter forms to collect data on patient interactions and assessed the effectiveness of these forms in guiding and directing interactions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of a low-cost intervention on recording body mass index in patients' records
    Celeste A Lemay
    Office of Community Programs, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 222 Maple Avenue Chang Building, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 36:312-5. 2004
    ..Evaluate the effectiveness of body mass index (BMI) tables placed in exam rooms as an intervention to encourage providers to calculate and record BMI scores in patients' medical records...
  5. pmc Lessons learned from a collaborative to improve care for patients with diabetes in 17 community health centers, Massachusetts, 2006
    Celeste A Lemay
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Ave N, Benedict Bldg, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A83. 2010
    ..Our goal was to identify facilitators of and barriers to success reported by teams that participated in this collaborative...
  6. doi request reprint A qualitative study of the meaning of fatherhood among young urban fathers
    Celeste A Lemay
    Office of Community Programs, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655 0002, USA
    Public Health Nurs 27:221-31. 2010
    ..To explore the beliefs, attitudes, and needs young men have regarding their role as a father...
  7. doi request reprint Satisfaction with dental case management among people living with HIV/AIDS
    Celeste A Lemay
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Community Health 35:43-52. 2010
    ..The addition of the DCM to the dental facility appears to facilitate access to dental care for those connected to medical care through community outreach/partnerships and provides some respondents with an identified dental advocate...
  8. ncbi request reprint Adolescent mothers' attitudes toward contraceptive use before and after pregnancy
    Celeste A Lemay
    Division of Adolescent Medicine University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol 20:233-40. 2007
    ..To understand attitudes and beliefs influencing use and nonuse of contraceptive methods pre- and postpartum among a group of adolescent mothers...
  9. ncbi request reprint The body mass index of teen mothers and their toddler children
    Celeste A Lemay
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Benedict Building, A3 110, Worcester, MA, 01655, USA
    Matern Child Health J 12:112-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate: change in Body Mass Index (BMI) of adolescent mothers (14-19 years of age) from pre-pregnancy to 36 months postpartum; BMI of their children age 2 or older; relationship between maternal BMI and children's BMI...
  10. doi request reprint Dental case manager encounters: the association with retention in dental care and treatment plan completion
    Celeste A Lemay
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 33:70-7. 2013
    ..Organizations considering efforts to improve the oral health of vulnerable, hard-to-engage populations should consider these findings when planning interventions...
  11. pmc More than words: patients' views on apology and disclosure when things go wrong in cancer care
    Kathleen M Mazor
    Meyers Primary Care Institute, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Fallon Clinic, Fallon Community Health Plan, Department of Medicine, Worcester, MA, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 90:341-6. 2013
    ..This study examines whether patients consider recommended responses to be appropriate and desirable, and whether clinicians' actions after adverse events are consistent with recommendations...
  12. doi request reprint Adolescent and young adult understanding of the differences between chlamydia, HIV, and AIDS
    James G Anderson
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01609, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 52:351-4. 2013
    ..METHODS. Participants from a hospital-based adolescent clinic completed a self-administered written survey. Three questions assessed participants' understanding of the differences between Chlamydia, HIV, and AIDS...
  13. doi request reprint Adolescents' understanding of research concepts: a focus group study
    Diane R Blake
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 165:533-9. 2011
    ..To identify ways to improve adolescents' understanding of informed assent by exploring adolescent comprehension of concepts common to all clinical trials as well as those specific to a human immunodeficiency virus vaccine trial...
  14. doi request reprint Factors associated with preventive dental care-seeking behavior among people living with HIV
    Carol R Tobias
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Public Health Dent 72:60-7. 2012
    ..This study examined factors associated with preventive dental care-seeking behavior among HIV-positive adults who participated in a federally funded demonstration project to expand access to oral health care...
  15. pmc Toward patient-centered cancer care: patient perceptions of problematic events, impact, and response
    Kathleen M Mazor
    Meyers Primary Care Institute, Worcester, MA 01605, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:1784-90. 2012
    ..Consequently, patients are vulnerable when breakdowns in care occur. This study explored cancer patients' perceptions of preventable, harmful events; the impact of these events; and interactions with clinicians after such events...
  16. doi request reprint Community health workers assisting patients with diabetes in self-management
    J Lee Hargraves
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 35:15-26. 2012
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Underdiagnosis of obesity at a community health center
    Celeste A Lemay
    Office of Community Programs, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 16:14-21. 2003
    ..Results were examined by provider type. Characteristics of patients with obesity diagnosed by primary care providers were compared with characteristics of patients determined to be obese by body mass index (BMI) calculation exclusively...
  18. ncbi request reprint Correlates of readiness to receive Chlamydia screening among 2 populations of youths
    Diane R Blake
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:1088-94. 2007
    ..To assess young people's preferences for Chlamydia testing venues and methods, attitudes about testing, sex differences among these variables, and their predictive associations with young people's readiness for screening...
  19. ncbi request reprint Performance of urine leukocyte esterase in asymptomatic male youth: another look with nucleic acid amplification testing as the gold standard for Chlamydia detection
    Diane R Blake
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:337-41. 2005
    ..To re-evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of leukocyte esterase (LE) for screening adolescent and young adult males for Chlamydia trachomatis using a nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) as the gold standard...
  20. pmc Patients' and family members' views on patient-centered communication during cancer care
    Kathleen M Mazor
    Meyers Primary Care Institute, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Reliant Medical Group, Fallon Community Health Plan, Worcester, MA, USA
    Psychooncology 22:2487-95. 2013
    ..To explore patients' and family members' views on communication during cancer care and to identify those aspects of clinician-patient communication which were most important to patients and family members...
  21. ncbi request reprint Patient health status and appointment keeping in an urban community health center
    Suzanne B Cashman
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, at The University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 15:474-88. 2004
    ..Patient appointment keeping is predictable; definable, measurable characteristics of patients can contribute to setting priorities for customizing interventions...