John Nyman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of consumer incentives on Medicaid beneficiaries' compliance with well-child visit guidelines
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, Box 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Inquiry 50:47-56. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Work and non-pathological gambling
    John A Nyman
    University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    J Gambl Stud 29:61-81. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The effectiveness of a health promotion program after 3 years: evidence from the University of Minnesota
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Med Care 50:772-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Quality-of-life weights for the US population: self-reported health status and priority health conditions, by demographic characteristics
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 520 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Med Care 45:618-28. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Quality-adjusted life years lost from nonfatal motor vehicle accident injuries
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:819-28. 2008
  6. doi request reprint A return-on-investment analysis of the health promotion program at the University of Minnesota
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:54-65. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Measurement of QALYS and the welfare implications of survivor consumption and leisure forgone
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Health Econ 20:56-67. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Health insurance theory: the case of the missing welfare gain
    John A Nyman
    University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, Box 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Eur J Health Econ 9:369-80. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The effectiveness of health promotion at the University of Minnesota: expenditures, absenteeism, and participation in specific programs
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:269-80. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Is 'moral hazard' inefficient? The policy implications of a new theory
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:194-9. 2004

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of consumer incentives on Medicaid beneficiaries' compliance with well-child visit guidelines
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, Box 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Inquiry 50:47-56. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Work and non-pathological gambling
    John A Nyman
    University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    J Gambl Stud 29:61-81. 2013
    ..The results indicate that the respondent's work characteristics explain the decision to gamble in a way that is consistent with theory...
  3. doi request reprint The effectiveness of a health promotion program after 3 years: evidence from the University of Minnesota
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Med Care 50:772-8. 2012
    ..In a recent review of the literature, it was noted that analysts often caution not to expect a positive return on investment until the third year of operation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Quality-of-life weights for the US population: self-reported health status and priority health conditions, by demographic characteristics
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 520 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Med Care 45:618-28. 2007
    ..quot; These surveys could be used to conduct cost-utility analyses of health care policies, treatments or other interventions if quality-of-life (QOL) weights for the self-reported health statuses were also available...
  5. doi request reprint Quality-adjusted life years lost from nonfatal motor vehicle accident injuries
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Med Decis Making 28:819-28. 2008
    ..A number of studies have estimated the quality-adjusted life years (QALYs) lost from nonfatal motor vehicle accident injuries, but these estimates have a number of limitations...
  6. doi request reprint A return-on-investment analysis of the health promotion program at the University of Minnesota
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 51:54-65. 2009
    ..To determine the return-on-investment, if any, for the health promotion program adopted by the University of Minnesota in 2006...
  7. doi request reprint Measurement of QALYS and the welfare implications of survivor consumption and leisure forgone
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Health Econ 20:56-67. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Health insurance theory: the case of the missing welfare gain
    John A Nyman
    University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, Box 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Eur J Health Econ 9:369-80. 2008
    ..As a result, the consumer's willingness to pay for medical care increases and the resulting additional consumption is welfare increasing...
  9. doi request reprint The effectiveness of health promotion at the University of Minnesota: expenditures, absenteeism, and participation in specific programs
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:269-80. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Is 'moral hazard' inefficient? The policy implications of a new theory
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:194-9. 2004
    ..As a result, there is a new argument for national health insurance: efficiency...
  11. ncbi request reprint Should the consumption of survivors be included as a cost in cost-utility analysis?
    John A Nyman
    Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455 0392, USA
    Health Econ 13:417-27. 2004
    ..These principles suggest important changes in how we account for recuperation time and unrelated medical care. They also suggest that survival consumption costs and earnings be excluded from existing cost-utility analyses...
  12. doi request reprint Cost of screening intensive care unit patients for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in hospitals
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Infect Control 39:27-34. 2011
    ..The objective of this study is to determine the costs per hospital admission of screening intensive care unit patients for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and isolating those who are colonized...
  13. ncbi request reprint Setting physicians' prices in FFS medicare: an economic perspective
    Bryan Dowd
    Division of Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 28:97-111. 2006
    ..We explain the meaning of economic efficiency for Medicare physician prices and explore difficulties one might encounter in pursuing economic efficiency, as well as the cost of not pursuing it...
  14. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of protected carotid artery stent placement versus endarterectomy in high-risk patients
    Alberto Maud
    Zeenat Qureshi Stroke Research Center, Department of Neurology, and, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 USA
    J Endovasc Ther 17:224-9. 2010
    ..To determine the cost-effectiveness of carotid angioplasty with stent placement (CAS) under emboli protection versus carotid endarterectomy (CEA) in patients with severe carotid stenosis considered to be at high surgical risk for CEA...
  15. pmc Mindfulness-based stress reduction for solid organ transplant recipients: a randomized controlled trial
    Cynthia R Gross
    College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Altern Ther Health Med 16:30-8. 2010
    ..Beneficial nonpharmacologic therapies to address these symptoms have not been established in the transplant population...
  16. pmc Improving Diabetes Care in Practice: findings from the TRANSLATE trial
    Kevin A Peterson
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:2238-43. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether implementation of a multicomponent organizational intervention can produce significant change in diabetes care and outcomes in community primary care practices...
  17. doi request reprint Monetary costs associated with bulimia
    Scott J Crow
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 42:81-3. 2009
    ..The direct monetary costs for food and laxatives, diet pills, and diuretics used by individuals with bulimia nervosa (BN) have not been studied...
  18. doi request reprint Excess costs and utilization associated with methicillin resistance for patients with Staphylococcus aureus infection
    Gregory A Filice
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:365-73. 2010
    ..To determine differences in healthcare costs between cases of methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA) infection and methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) infection in adults...
  19. ncbi request reprint American health policy: cracks in the foundation
    John A Nyman
    University of Minnesota, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 32:759-83. 2007
    ..It has also led us away from policies that would extend insurance coverage to the uninsured...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of gemfibrozil for coronary heart disease patients with low levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol: the Department of Veterans Affairs High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Intervention Trial
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware St SE, Mail Route 729, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:177-82. 2002
    ..The study showed that gemfibrozil therapy significantly reduced major cardiovascular events (cardiovascular death, myocardial infarction, and stroke) in patients with coronary heart disease, low HDL-C levels, and low LDL-C levels...
  21. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of anorexia nervosa treatment
    Scott J Crow
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 35:155-60. 2004
    ..One method that can inform decisions about AN treatment is cost-effectiveness analysis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Use of time studies for determining intervention costs
    Mary J Findorff
    Center for Gerontological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 55455, USA
    Nurs Res 54:280-4. 2005
    ..Yet, there are few guidelines available to assist investigators in how to assess intervention costs associated with the personnel portion of an intervention...
  23. ncbi request reprint Potential cost-effective use of spine radiographs to detect vertebral deformity and select osteopenic post-menopausal women for amino-bisphosphonate therapy
    John T Schousboe
    Park Nicollet Health Services, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Osteoporos Int 16:1883-93. 2005
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  24. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of alendronate therapy for osteopenic postmenopausal women
    John T Schousboe
    Park Nicollet Health Services, University of Minnesota, and Veterans Administration Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55416, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:734-41. 2005
    ..Treatment guidelines recommend drug treatment to prevent fractures for some postmenopausal women who have low bone mass (osteopenia) but do not have osteoporosis or a history of clinical fractures...
  25. ncbi request reprint Measuring the direct healthcare costs of a fall injury event
    Mary J Findorff
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Nurs Res 56:283-7. 2007
    ..Obtaining cost data for a randomized controlled trial aimed at preventing falls was problematic, and an approach was needed to obtain these data on a relatively small sample of women who used healthcare services...
  26. doi request reprint A health-economic analysis of porcine islet xenotransplantation
    Jessica Beckwith
    Department of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Xenotransplantation 17:233-42. 2010
    ..Since trial data were lacking, estimates used extrapolations from data found in the literature and ongoing trials in clinical allotransplantation. Cost estimates were based on the data available in the USA...
  27. ncbi request reprint Price and quality transparency: how effective for health care reform?
    John A Nyman
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, USA
    Minn Med 92:32-5. 2009
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  28. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of vertebral fracture assessment to detect prevalent vertebral deformity and select postmenopausal women with a femoral neck T-score>-2.5 for alendronate therapy: a modeling study
    John T Schousboe
    Park Nicollet Health Services, Minneapolis, MN 55416, USA
    J Clin Densitom 9:133-43. 2006
    ..5. These conclusions are robust to reasonable changes in fracture rates, assumed fracture disutility, discount rates, relative risk of fracture attributable to vertebral deformity, alendronate cost, and drug adherence...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effect of direct mail as a population-based strategy to increase mammography use among low-income underinsured women ages 40 to 64 years
    Jonathan S Slater
    Cancer Control Section, Minnesota Department of Health, 717 Delaware Street Southeast, P O Box 9441, Minneapolis, MN 55440 9441, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2346-52. 2005
    ..Coupling direct mail with an incentive significantly enhances the intervention's effectiveness. Direct mail should be considered as a strategy to increase mammography use among low-income, medically underserved women...
  30. ncbi request reprint Universal bone densitometry screening combined with alendronate therapy for those diagnosed with osteoporosis is highly cost-effective for elderly women
    John T Schousboe
    Park Nicollet Health Services, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55416, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1697-704. 2005
    ..To investigate the cost-effectiveness of universal bone densitometry in women aged 65 and older combined with alendronate treatment for those diagnosed with osteoporosis (femoral neck T-score < or = -2.5)...
  31. doi request reprint Retrospective assessment of Medicaid step-therapy prior authorization policy for atypical antipsychotic medications
    Joel F Farley
    Division of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy, School of Pharmacy, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Clin Ther 30:1524-39; discussion 1506-7. 2008
    ..Antipsychotic medications account for more prescription expenditures in Medicaid than any other therapeutic category. This has made them an attractive target for states hoping to curtail rising expenditures...
  32. ncbi request reprint Are the additional health expenditures generated by insurance bad for society?
    John A Nyman
    University of Minnesota s School of Public Health, USA
    Minn Med 87:56-9. 2004
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  33. ncbi request reprint The association of consumer cost-sharing and direct-to-consumer advertising with prescription drug use
    Richard A Hansen
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Division of Pharmaceutical Policy and Evaluative Sciences, CB 7360, Room 205M, Beard Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Res Social Adm Pharm 1:139-57. 2005
    ..Previous research on the impact of various cost-sharing strategies on prescription drug use has not considered the impact of direct-to-consumer (DTC) advertising...
  34. ncbi request reprint Discectomy strategies for lumbar disc herniation: study design and implications for clinical research
    Stephen J Haines
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 9:440-6. 2002
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  35. ncbi request reprint Discectomy strategies for lumbar disc herniation: results of the LAPDOG trial
    Stephen J Haines
    Department of Neurological Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Clin Neurosci 9:411-7. 2002
    ..Such evidence should be required by patients to whom such procedures are proposed and those who are asked to pay for them...
  36. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of exercise training to improve claudication symptoms in patients with peripheral arterial disease
    Charoen Treesak
    Faculty of Pharmacy, Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand
    Vasc Med 9:279-85. 2004
    ..The cost-effectiveness and availability of claudication treatments has national implications for future PAD care; however, data to inform these care choices can best be obtained in prospective clinical trials...

Research Grants2

  1. Nationally Representative Quality-of-Life Weights
    John Nyman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..There would be a number of other uses for these weights. For example, if this information were collected and presented periodically, it maybe used to characterize how the health of the US population was changing over time. ..