HOWARD B WAITZKIN

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Mexico
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Safety-net institutions buffer the impact of Medicaid managed care: a multi-method assessment in a rural state
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, 2400 Tucker Avenue, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:598-610. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Privatization of health services in less developed countries: an empirical response to the proposals of the World Bank and Wharton School
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Sociology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Int J Health Serv 37:205-27. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Advancing the business creed? The framing of decisions about public sector managed care
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Sociology, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center for Health Policy, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Sociol Health Illn 34:31-48. 2012
  4. pmc The Latin American Social Medicine database
    Jonathan D Eldredge
    The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center, MSC09 5100, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    BMC Public Health 4:69. 2004
  5. pmc Promotoras as mental health practitioners in primary care: a multi-method study of an intervention to address contextual sources of depression
    Howard Waitzkin
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Community Health 36:316-31. 2011
  6. pmc Multimethod evaluation of health policy change: an application to Medicaid managed care in a rural state
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Sociology, Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, MSC 053080, 1070 Social Sciences Building, 1915 Roma NE, Room 1103, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1325-47. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Global trade, public health, and health services: stakeholders' constructions of the key issues
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, MSC09 5060, University of New Mexico, 2400 Tucker Avenue N E, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:893-906. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Salvador Allende and the birth of Latin American social medicine
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:739-41. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Social medicine in Latin America: productivity and dangers facing the major national groups
    H Waitzkin
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Lancet 358:315-23. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Report of the WHO Commission on Macroeconomics and Health: a summary and critique
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, 2400 Tucker Avenue NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Lancet 361:523-6. 2003

Research Grants

  1. Mental Health Services and Global Trade
    Howard Waitzkin; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. New Mexico Mental Health Mentorship/Education Program
    Howard Waitzkin; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Safety-net institutions buffer the impact of Medicaid managed care: a multi-method assessment in a rural state
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, 2400 Tucker Avenue, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:598-610. 2002
    ..This project used a long-term, multi-method approach to study the impact of Medicaid managed care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Privatization of health services in less developed countries: an empirical response to the proposals of the World Bank and Wharton School
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Sociology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Int J Health Serv 37:205-27. 2007
    ..To address the devastating problems of access to services worldwide, we must find ways to enhance the delivery of public sector services and must move beyond conventional wisdom about market-based policies such as privatization...
  3. doi request reprint Advancing the business creed? The framing of decisions about public sector managed care
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Sociology, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center for Health Policy, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Sociol Health Illn 34:31-48. 2012
    ..Such patterns contradict some of the given wisdom about how corporate executives and government officials construct their reality...
  4. pmc The Latin American Social Medicine database
    Jonathan D Eldredge
    The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center, MSC09 5100, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131 0001, USA
    BMC Public Health 4:69. 2004
    ..The Latin American Social Medicine (LASM) database finally bridges this previous gap...
  5. pmc Promotoras as mental health practitioners in primary care: a multi-method study of an intervention to address contextual sources of depression
    Howard Waitzkin
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Community Health 36:316-31. 2011
    ..Due to continuing unmet mental health needs, we favor further assessment of innovative roles for community health workers...
  6. pmc Multimethod evaluation of health policy change: an application to Medicaid managed care in a rural state
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Sociology, Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, MSC 053080, 1070 Social Sciences Building, 1915 Roma NE, Room 1103, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1325-47. 2008
    ..To answer questions about the impacts of Medicaid managed care (MMC) at the individual, organizational/community, and population levels of analysis...
  7. ncbi request reprint Global trade, public health, and health services: stakeholders' constructions of the key issues
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, MSC09 5060, University of New Mexico, 2400 Tucker Avenue N E, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Soc Sci Med 61:893-906. 2005
    ..Differences in constructions of trade and health constrain policies to address the profound changes generated by global trade...
  8. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Salvador Allende and the birth of Latin American social medicine
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 34:739-41. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Social medicine in Latin America: productivity and dangers facing the major national groups
    H Waitzkin
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Lancet 358:315-23. 2001
    ..Despite its dangers, Latin American social medicine has emerged as a productive field of work, whose findings have become pertinent throughout the world...
  10. ncbi request reprint Report of the WHO Commission on Macroeconomics and Health: a summary and critique
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, 2400 Tucker Avenue NE, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Lancet 361:523-6. 2003
  11. pmc Multinational corporations and health care in the United States and Latin America: strategies, actions, and effects
    Rebeca Jasso-Aguilar
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131 0001, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:136-57. 2004
    ..Praxis to address these problems involves opposition to policies that enhance corporate interests while reducing public sector services, as well as alternative models that emphasize a strengthened public sector..
  12. ncbi request reprint Medicaid managed care for mental health services in a rural state
    Cathleen Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:497-514. 2005
    ..This contradictory response suggests that the federal government's oversight role warrants careful scrutiny by advocacy groups at the local and state levels...
  13. doi request reprint Medicaid managed care for mental health services: the survival of safety net institutions in rural settings
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Qual Health Res 18:1231-46. 2008
    ..Managed care models might compromise the rural mental health safety net unless the serious gaps and limitations are addressed in existing services and funding...
  14. ncbi request reprint Child maltreatment prevalence and mental disorders outcomes among American Indian women in primary care
    Bonnie Duran
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, MSC09 5040, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 28:131-45. 2004
    ..To examine (1) the prevalence, types, and severity of child abuse and neglect (CAN) and (2) the relationship between CAN and lifetime psychiatric disorders among American Indian women using primary care services...
  15. pmc State Mental Health Policy: New Mexico's Medicaid managed care waiver: organizing input from mental health consumers and advocates
    Cathleen E Willging
    New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:289-91. 2003
  16. ncbi request reprint Argentina: no lesson learned
    Celia Iriart
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87131, USA
    Int J Health Serv 36:177-96. 2006
    ..Social movements have emerged that are developing alternative projects and showing that, when the base is solidarity, "another world is possible."..
  17. pmc Increasing access to Latin American social medicine resources: a preliminary report
    Holly Shipp Buchanan
    The University of New Mexico, MSC09 5100, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 91:418-25. 2003
    ..This preliminary report describes the development and implementation of a project to improve access to literature in Latin American social medicine (LASM)...
  18. pmc Educating, training, and mentoring minority faculty and other trainees in mental health services research
    Joel Yager
    Department of Psychiatry, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:146-51. 2007
    ..Recruiting, training, and sustaining minority health professionals for academic research careers in mental health services research have proven challenging...
  19. ncbi request reprint PTSD and somatization in women treated at a VA primary care clinic
    Rodrigo Escalona
    New Mexico VA Health Care System, Department of Psychiatry, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Psychosomatics 45:291-6. 2004
    ..Psychological numbing symptoms of PTSD emerged as a particularly strong predictor of somatization. The link between PTSD and somatization deserves further study...
  20. pmc Transforming administrative and clinical practice in a public behavioral health system: an ethnographic assessment of the context of change
    Cathleen E Willging
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, NM, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:866-83. 2009
    ..Efforts are needed to increase training and development opportunities in evidence-based care and cultural competency; SNIs typically lack resources to pursue these opportunities on their own...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Latin American social medicine: contributions and challenges]
    Celia Iriart
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, School of Medicine, University of New Mexico, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 12:128-36. 2002
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  22. pmc Prevalence and correlates of mental disorders among Native American women in primary care
    Bonnie Duran
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:71-7. 2004
    ..We examined the lifetime and the past-year prevalence and correlates of common mental disorders among American Indian and Alaska Native women who presented for primary care...
  23. pmc Mentoring partnerships for minority faculty and graduate students in mental health services research
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Sociology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 30:205-17. 2006
    ..The authors developed mentorship programs to train minority junior faculty and advanced graduate students in mental health services research...
  24. ncbi request reprint An ethnography of clinic "noise" in a community-based, promotora-centered mental health intervention
    Christina Getrich
    Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico, USA
    Soc Sci Med 65:319-30. 2007
    ..The findings demonstrate the value of ethnographic approaches in community-based intervention research...
  25. pmc Mental health research in primary care: mandates from a community advisory board
    Roberto Chené
    The Southwest Center for Intercultural Leadership, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:70-2. 2005
    ..We wanted to obtain the viewpoints of a community advisory board in training junior minority faculty members and graduate students for community-based participatory research (CBPR) on mental health in primary care...

Research Grants3

  1. Mental Health Services and Global Trade
    Howard Waitzkin; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  2. New Mexico Mental Health Mentorship/Education Program
    Howard Waitzkin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..7) Because of the sparse research conducted about the mental health problems of minority elders, we will initiate a new emphasis on mental health services research focusing on the older, minority populations of the Southwest. ..