Douglas F Scutchfield

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc From service provision to function based performance - perspectives on public health systems from the USA and Israel
    Douglas F Scutchfield
    University of Kentucky College of Public Health, 111 Washington Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40509, U, S, A
    Isr J Health Policy Res 1:46. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Public health competencies required by managed care organizations
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    Center for Health Services Management and Research, Kentucky School of Public Health, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 8:22-9. 2002
  3. pmc The economic, institutional, and political determinants of public health delivery system structures
    Richard C Ingram
    University of Kentucky College of Public Health, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Public Health Rep 127:208-15. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Implementing the National Local Public Health System Performance Assessment: evaluation of a readiness process in Kentucky
    Evelyn A Knight
    Center for Health Services Management and Research, School of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40536 0003, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:216-24. 2004
  5. doi request reprint Improving knowledge of public health accreditation through a group vetting session of a practice-based research network
    Angela T Dearinger
    College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:134-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Public health performance
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:266-72. 2009
  7. doi request reprint The forgotten instrument: analysis of the national public health performance standards program governance instrument
    Andrew B Beckett
    College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 14:E17-22. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Local public health system performance and community health outcomes
    Richard C Ingram
    Department of Health Services Management, University of Kentucky College of Public Health, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:214-20. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Public health financial management needs: report of a national survey
    Julia F Costich
    Department of Health Services Management, College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 15:307-10. 2009
  10. pmc Bridging the care continuum: patient information needs for specialist referrals
    Carol L Ireson
    College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:163. 2009

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Publications28

  1. pmc From service provision to function based performance - perspectives on public health systems from the USA and Israel
    Douglas F Scutchfield
    University of Kentucky College of Public Health, 111 Washington Avenue, Lexington, KY, 40509, U, S, A
    Isr J Health Policy Res 1:46. 2012
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  2. ncbi request reprint Public health competencies required by managed care organizations
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    Center for Health Services Management and Research, Kentucky School of Public Health, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 8:22-9. 2002
    ..This article discusses these competencies and their implications for those who are responsible for ensuring that graduates have achieved required competencies...
  3. pmc The economic, institutional, and political determinants of public health delivery system structures
    Richard C Ingram
    University of Kentucky College of Public Health, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Public Health Rep 127:208-15. 2012
    ..We present a qualitative exploration of the factors that determine variation and change in the seven structural configurations that comprise the local public health delivery system typology...
  4. ncbi request reprint Implementing the National Local Public Health System Performance Assessment: evaluation of a readiness process in Kentucky
    Evelyn A Knight
    Center for Health Services Management and Research, School of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40536 0003, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:216-24. 2004
    ..The health departments that brought together system partners for the performance assessment considered it a valuable community-building educational event...
  5. doi request reprint Improving knowledge of public health accreditation through a group vetting session of a practice-based research network
    Angela T Dearinger
    College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 16:134-9. 2010
    ..This suggests that conducting group vetting sessions may be an effective way to increase awareness of the PHAB standards and may help prepare local health agencies for the accreditation process...
  6. doi request reprint Public health performance
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:266-72. 2009
    ..At issue also is the examination of the impact of new arrivals to the public health system, such as accreditation and credentialing of the public health workforce, on public health system performance...
  7. doi request reprint The forgotten instrument: analysis of the national public health performance standards program governance instrument
    Andrew B Beckett
    College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 14:E17-22. 2008
    ..Identification of weak performing areas may lead to changes to improve service to the community. This instrument could also prove a useful tool in health department accreditation...
  8. doi request reprint Local public health system performance and community health outcomes
    Richard C Ingram
    Department of Health Services Management, University of Kentucky College of Public Health, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Am J Prev Med 42:214-20. 2012
    ..Higher-performing public health systems should be associated with improved community health status. Currently, little research examines the impact of variations in public health system performance on community health outcomes...
  9. doi request reprint Public health financial management needs: report of a national survey
    Julia F Costich
    Department of Health Services Management, College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 15:307-10. 2009
    ..The next logical step was to provide a validity check for the competencies and identify priority areas for educational programming...
  10. pmc Bridging the care continuum: patient information needs for specialist referrals
    Carol L Ireson
    College of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:163. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Recommendations from testing of the National Public Health Performance Standards instruments
    Joyce E Beaulieu
    Center for Health Services Management and Research, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 9:188-98. 2003
    ..The study found that the EPHS have content and face validity as a basis for measuring public health system performance. The article includes recommendations for continued development of the NPHPS...
  12. pmc Content and criterion validity evaluation of National Public Health Performance Standards measurement instruments
    Joyce Beaulieu
    Center for Health Services Management and Research and Kentucky School of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:508-17. 2003
    ..This article is a report of the evaluation of the content and criterion validity of the local public health performance assessment instrument, and the content validity of the state public health performance assessment instrument...
  13. pmc Public health systems and services research: dataset development, dissemination, and use
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    University of Kentucky College of Public Health, Room 105, 121 Washington Ave, Lexington, KY 40536 0003, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:372-7. 2009
    ..We also investigate efforts to promote the use and dissemination of these data resources, including the awarding of research grants and the organization of a PHSSR conference...
  14. ncbi request reprint Public health preparedness and response capacity inventory validity study
    Julia Field Costich
    Center for Health Services Management and Research, School of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40536 0003, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:225-33. 2004
    ..An interactive electronic version includes a scoring mechanism that allows agencies to judge progress towards the critical capacities and benchmarks over time...
  15. ncbi request reprint The public and public health organizations: issues for community engagement in public health
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    University of Kentucky, College of Public Health, 121 Washington Avenue, Lexington, KY 40536 0003, USA
    Health Policy 77:76-85. 2006
    ..However, there are certain limitations to the approach that must be addressed before the full benefits of public engagement can be obtained in public health...
  16. pmc Improving public health system performance through multiorganizational partnerships
    Glen P Mays
    F Douglas Scutchfield, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A116. 2010
    ..Targeted policy actions and leadership strategies are required to illuminate and enhance partnership incentives...
  17. pmc Are we there yet? Seizing the moment to integrate medicine and public health
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    Colleges of Public Health and Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S312-6. 2012
    ..Today, we again have the opportunity to align primary care with public health to improve the community's health...
  18. ncbi request reprint The Kentucky plan revisited: lessons learned from an innovative doctoral education program
    Joel M Lee
    College of Public Health, 121 Washington Street, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Health Adm Educ 24:269-81. 2007
    ..In addition, there are many questions for the future. "In theory, theory and practice are the same. In practice, they are not."-- Lawrence Peter "Yogi" Berra...
  19. pmc Assessment of validity of the national public health performance standards: the local public health performance assessment instrument
    Joyce Beaulieu
    Center for Health Services Management and Research and Kentucky School of Public Health, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:28-36. 2002
    ..The NPHPSP standards have face and content validity for measuring local public health system performance. Further testing of their validity and reliability is continuing...
  20. pmc The effect of physician continuity on diabetic outcomes in a resident continuity clinic
    Angela T Dearinger
    Department of General Internal Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:937-41. 2008
    ..Resident physicians frequently treat patients with diabetes in their continuity clinics; however, maintaining continuity in a resident clinic can be very challenging...
  21. ncbi request reprint The voice of the public in public health policy and planning: the role of public judgment
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    Kettering Foundation, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0003, USA
    J Public Health Policy 25:197-205; discussion 206-10. 2004
    ..We suggest ways that these models can be further refined to connect citizens to the processes that we use for community health improvement...
  22. ncbi request reprint Making public health improvement real: the vital role of systems research
    Glen P Mays
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:183-5. 2004
  23. ncbi request reprint Local public health agency capacity and its relationship to public health system performance
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    University of Kentucky School of Public Health, Lexington 40536 0003, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:204-15. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Public health systems research: the new kid on the block
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    Am J Prev Med 32:173-4. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint A third public health revolution: an editorial
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    Am J Prev Med 27:83-4. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint Behind the curve? What we know and need to learn from public health systems research
    Glen P Mays
    J Public Health Manag Pract 9:179-82. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint The case for rural public health programs
    James D Leeper
    University of Alabama School of Medicine, Tuscaloosa, USA
    J Rural Health 19:97-100. 2003
  28. ncbi request reprint Public health services and systems research
    F Douglas Scutchfield
    Am J Prev Med 33:169-71. 2007