John Peabody

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of performance incentives on child health outcomes: results from a cluster randomized controlled trial in the Philippines
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA, QURE Healthcare, San Rafael, CA 94901, USA, School of Economics, University of the Philippines, Diliman and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USAInstitute for Global Health, Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA, QURE Healthcare, San Rafael, CA 94901, USA, School of Economics, University of the Philippines, Diliman and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Health Policy Plan 29:615-21. 2014
  2. pmc Underutilization of social insurance among the poor: evidence from the Philippines
    Stella Quimbo
    School of Economics, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
    PLoS ONE 3:e3379. 2008
  3. pmc Quality of care associated with number of cases seen and self-reports of clinical competence for Japanese physicians-in-training in internal medicine
    Yasuaki Hayashino
    Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    BMC Med Educ 6:33. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Financial incentives and measurement improved physicians' quality of care in the Philippines
    John Peabody
    University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:773-81. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Quality variation and its impact on costs and satisfaction: evidence from the QIDS study
    John W Peabody
    Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Med Care 48:25-30. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint A cross-national comparison of the quality of clinical care using vignettes
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Health Policy Plan 22:294-302. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Indoor air pollution in rural China: cooking fuels, stoves, and health status
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 60:86-95. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality of care and its impact on population health: a cross-sectional study from Macedonia
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, UC San Francisco, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:2216-24. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The burden of disease, economic costs and clinical consequences of tuberculosis in the Philippines
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, University of California at San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, Ste 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Health Policy Plan 20:347-53. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessing the accuracy of administrative data in health information systems
    John W Peabody
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Med Care 42:1066-72. 2004

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Publications23

  1. pmc The impact of performance incentives on child health outcomes: results from a cluster randomized controlled trial in the Philippines
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA, QURE Healthcare, San Rafael, CA 94901, USA, School of Economics, University of the Philippines, Diliman and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USAInstitute for Global Health, Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA, QURE Healthcare, San Rafael, CA 94901, USA, School of Economics, University of the Philippines, Diliman and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Health Policy Plan 29:615-21. 2014
    ..001). The results from this randomized social experiment indicate that the introduction of a performance-based incentive programme, which included measurement and feedback, led to improvements in two important child health outcomes. ..
  2. pmc Underutilization of social insurance among the poor: evidence from the Philippines
    Stella Quimbo
    School of Economics, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
    PLoS ONE 3:e3379. 2008
    ..Many developing countries promote social health insurance as a means to eliminate unmet health needs. However, this strategy may be ineffective if there are barriers to fully utilizing insurance...
  3. pmc Quality of care associated with number of cases seen and self-reports of clinical competence for Japanese physicians-in-training in internal medicine
    Yasuaki Hayashino
    Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
    BMC Med Educ 6:33. 2006
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  4. doi request reprint Financial incentives and measurement improved physicians' quality of care in the Philippines
    John Peabody
    University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:773-81. 2011
    ..Our findings suggest that when careful measurement is combined with the types of incentives we studied, there may be a larger impact on quality than previously recognized...
  5. doi request reprint Quality variation and its impact on costs and satisfaction: evidence from the QIDS study
    John W Peabody
    Global Health Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Med Care 48:25-30. 2010
    ..However, the relationship between rising quality and costs is unclear; similarly the relationship between varying levels of quality and a patient's satisfaction remains poorly defined...
  6. ncbi request reprint A cross-national comparison of the quality of clinical care using vignettes
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Health Policy Plan 22:294-302. 2007
    ..We conclude that some physicians provide exceptional care even in the setting of limited resources. Furthermore, poor quality can be addressed by health policy planners by directing remediation toward the lowest performers...
  7. ncbi request reprint Indoor air pollution in rural China: cooking fuels, stoves, and health status
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Arch Environ Occup Health 60:86-95. 2005
    ..Decreasing household coal use, increasing use of improved stove technology, and increasing kitchen ventilation may decrease the short-term health effects of indoor air pollution...
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality of care and its impact on population health: a cross-sectional study from Macedonia
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, UC San Francisco, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:2216-24. 2006
    ..05). This linkage between quality of clinical care and health suggests that policies that improve clinical practice have the potential to improve population health more rapidly than other interventions...
  9. ncbi request reprint The burden of disease, economic costs and clinical consequences of tuberculosis in the Philippines
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, University of California at San Francisco, 50 Beale Street, Ste 1200, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Health Policy Plan 20:347-53. 2005
    ..To provide a multidisciplinary and comprehensive analysis on the impact of tuberculosis (TB) in a high incidence country...
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessing the accuracy of administrative data in health information systems
    John W Peabody
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, California, USA
    Med Care 42:1066-72. 2004
    ..Administrative data play a central role in health care. Inaccuracies in such data are costly to health systems, they obscure health research, and they affect the quality of patient care...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparison of vignettes, standardized patients, and chart abstraction: a prospective validation study of 3 methods for measuring quality
    J W Peabody
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Institute for Global Health, University of California, 94105, USA
    JAMA 283:1715-22. 2000
    ..Better health care quality is a universal goal, yet measuring quality has proven to be difficult and problematic. A central problem has been isolating physician practices from other effects of the health care system...
  12. ncbi request reprint Measuring the quality of physician practice by using clinical vignettes: a prospective validation study
    John W Peabody
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Institute for Global Health, University of California, San Francisco 94105, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:771-80. 2004
    ..Worldwide efforts are under way to improve the quality of clinical practice. Most quality measurements, however, are poorly validated, expensive, and difficult to compare among sites...
  13. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of universal health insurance in the elderly: burden of disease, utilization, and costs in the Republic of Korea
    John W Peabody
    San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Institute for Global Health, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Aging Health 14:286-309. 2002
    ..This article evaluates Korea's national health insurance system for the elderly by simultaneously examining disease patterns, demand for care, utilization, costs of care, and facility type...
  14. ncbi request reprint When do developing countries adopt managed care policies and technologies? Part I: Policies, experience, and a framework of preconditions
    John W Peabody
    Institute for Global Health, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, UCSF School of Medicine, Calif 94105, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:997-1007. 2002
    ..We propose a straightforward method to evaluate the economic and policy environment of a developing country to assess when managed care might be introduced...
  15. doi request reprint Demonstrating bias and improved inference for stoves' health benefits
    Valerie Mueller
    International Food Policy Research Institute, Development Strategy and Governance Division, Washington, DC, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 40:1643-51. 2011
    ..Evaluations of stove improvements can suffer from bias because they rarely address health-relevant differences between the households who get improvements and those who do not...
  16. pmc Elevated blood-lead levels among children living in the rural Philippines
    Travis J Riddell
    Institute for Global Health, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 85:674-80. 2007
    ..As part of this study, we researched lead exposure in children under the age of five...
  17. pmc An evaluation of vignettes for predicting variation in the quality of preventive care
    Timothy R Dresselhaus
    VA San Diego Healthcare System, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:1013-8. 2004
    ..We examined whether vignettes accurately measure and predict variation in the quality of preventive care...
  18. ncbi request reprint When do developing countries adopt managed care policies and technologies? Part II: Infrastructure, techniques, and reform strategies
    Jeff Luck
    West Los Angeles Veterans Affairs Medical Center, UCLA School of Public Health, Los Angeles, Calif, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:1093-103. 2002
    ..Also, to describe how managed care techniques can be integrated into health system reform strategies...
  19. ncbi request reprint Market reforms and public incentives: finding a balance in the Republic of Macedonia
    Robert J Nordyke
    International Public Policy and Management Program, School of Policy, Planning and Development, University of Southern California, USA
    Soc Sci Med 54:939-53. 2002
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  20. pmc Quality of ambulatory care for women and men in the Veterans Affairs Health Care System
    Ashish K Jha
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:762-5. 2005
    ..Gender differences in inpatient quality of care are well known. However, whether men and women receive equivalent ambulatory care is less well understood...
  21. doi request reprint Associations between cognitive function, blood lead concentration, and nutrition among children in the central Philippines
    Orville Solon
    School of Economics, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City
    J Pediatr 152:237-43. 2008
    ..Because little is known about its effects on cognitive function among children in less-developed countries, we determined the impact of lead exposure from other nutritional determinants of cognitive ability...
  22. pmc Using standardised patients to measure physicians' practice: validation study using audio recordings
    Jeff Luck
    Veterans Administration, Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, 11 301 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    BMJ 325:679. 2002
    ..To assess the validity of standardised patients to measure the quality of physicians' practice...
  23. pmc Using vignettes to compare the quality of clinical care variation in economically divergent countries
    John W Peabody
    Health Serv Res 39:1951-70. 2004
    ..To determine whether clinical vignettes can measure variations in the quality of clinical care in two economically divergent countries...

Research Grants5

  1. Philippine Child Health and Policy Experiment
    John Peabody; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. The Philippine Child Health and Policy Experiment
    John Peabody; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  3. The Philippine Child Health and Policy Experiment
    John Peabody; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  4. The Philippine Child Health and Policy Experiment
    John Peabody; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  5. Philippine Child Health and Policy Experiment
    John Peabody; Fiscal Year: 2007
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