S Weiner

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patient-centered decision making and health care outcomes: an observational study
    Saul J Weiner
    University of Illinois at Chicago, 2730 UH MC 103, 601 South Morgan, Chicago, IL 60607 7128, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:573-9. 2013
  2. pmc Unannounced standardized patient assessment of the roter interaction analysis system: the challenge of measuring patient-centered communication
    Saul J Weiner
    University of Illinois at Chicago, 105 CMW MC 784, 1853 W Polk St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:254-60. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Predictors of payment behavior among the medically uninsured: a prospective cohort study of patients seeking ambulatory services
    Saul J Weiner
    Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:1395-407. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Contextual errors and failures in individualizing patient care: a multicenter study
    Saul J Weiner
    Veterans Affairs Center for the Management of Complex Chronic Care, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612 7324, Chicago, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:69-75. 2010
  5. pmc Measuring continuing medical education outcomes: a pilot study of effect size of three CME interventions at an SGIM annual meeting
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, and Veterans Affairs Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, 840 South Wood Street, M C 718, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:626-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Managing the unmanaged: a case study of intra-institutional determinants of uncompensated care at healthcare institutions with differing ownership models
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Veterans Affairs Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Med Care 46:821-8. 2008
  7. pmc From empathy to caring: defining the ideal approach to a healing relationship
    Saul J Weiner
    University of Illinois at Chicago and the Veterans Affairs Center for Management of ComplexChronic Care, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Yale J Biol Med 80:123-30. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluating physician performance at individualizing care: a pilot study tracking contextual errors in medical decision making
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Med Decis Making 27:726-34. 2007
  9. pmc Avoiding free care at all costs: a survey of uninsured patients choosing not to seek emergency services at an urban county hospital
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 South Wood Street, M C 718, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
    J Urban Health 83:244-52. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Learning medicine with a learning disability: reflections of a survivor
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Acad Med 77:709. 2002

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Patient-centered decision making and health care outcomes: an observational study
    Saul J Weiner
    University of Illinois at Chicago, 2730 UH MC 103, 601 South Morgan, Chicago, IL 60607 7128, USA
    Ann Intern Med 158:573-9. 2013
    ..Patient-centered decision making (PCDM) is the process of identifying clinically relevant, patient-specific circumstances and behaviors to formulate a contextually appropriate care plan...
  2. pmc Unannounced standardized patient assessment of the roter interaction analysis system: the challenge of measuring patient-centered communication
    Saul J Weiner
    University of Illinois at Chicago, 105 CMW MC 784, 1853 W Polk St, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:254-60. 2013
    ..If PCC measures do not capture elements of the interaction that determine whether the resulting care plan is patient-centered, they will confound efforts to link PCC to outcomes...
  3. doi request reprint Predictors of payment behavior among the medically uninsured: a prospective cohort study of patients seeking ambulatory services
    Saul J Weiner
    Jesse Brown Veterans Affairs Medical Center, and University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:1395-407. 2010
    ..Little is known about the characteristics of uninsured patients who attempt to pay for their care...
  4. doi request reprint Contextual errors and failures in individualizing patient care: a multicenter study
    Saul J Weiner
    Veterans Affairs Center for the Management of Complex Chronic Care, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60612 7324, Chicago, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:69-75. 2010
    ..In contrast to biomedical errors, which are not patient-specific, contextual errors represent a failure to individualize care...
  5. pmc Measuring continuing medical education outcomes: a pilot study of effect size of three CME interventions at an SGIM annual meeting
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, and Veterans Affairs Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, 840 South Wood Street, M C 718, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:626-9. 2009
    ..The ACCME is phasing in new criteria for accreditation from 2008 to 2012. These criteria require CME providers to assess the impact of their interventions...
  6. doi request reprint Managing the unmanaged: a case study of intra-institutional determinants of uncompensated care at healthcare institutions with differing ownership models
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Veterans Affairs Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Med Care 46:821-8. 2008
    ..This study presents a case analysis of how 3 urban medical centers with differing ownership models, within 1 metropolitan area, ration access to uncompensated care to uninsured patients...
  7. pmc From empathy to caring: defining the ideal approach to a healing relationship
    Saul J Weiner
    University of Illinois at Chicago and the Veterans Affairs Center for Management of ComplexChronic Care, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Yale J Biol Med 80:123-30. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluating physician performance at individualizing care: a pilot study tracking contextual errors in medical decision making
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Med Decis Making 27:726-34. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop and test a methodology for measuring physicians' performance at contextualizing care and compare it to their performance at planning biomedically appropriate care...
  9. pmc Avoiding free care at all costs: a survey of uninsured patients choosing not to seek emergency services at an urban county hospital
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 South Wood Street, M C 718, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA
    J Urban Health 83:244-52. 2006
    ..Access involves more than geographic proximity and affordability. Excessive wait times can deter even patients who are poor, in ill health and in debt from making use of services that are intended for their benefit...
  10. ncbi request reprint Learning medicine with a learning disability: reflections of a survivor
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Acad Med 77:709. 2002
  11. pmc Contextualizing medical decisions to individualize care: lessons from the qualitative sciences
    Saul J Weiner
    College of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 840 South Wood Street, M C 718, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:281-5. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Rationing access to care to the medically uninsured: the role of bureaucratic front-line discretion at large healthcare institutions
    Saul J Weiner
    Department of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    Med Care 42:306-12. 2004
    ..Medically uninsured patients seeking nonemergency care are not guaranteed access to services at most healthcare institutions. They must first register with a clerk who could require a deposit and/or payment on an outstanding debt...
  13. ncbi request reprint Falling into line: the impact of utilization review hassles on physicians' adherence to insurance contracts
    Saul J Weiner
    University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    J Clin Ethics 15:139-48. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint Processes for effective communication in primary care
    Saul J Weiner
    University of Illinois at Chicago and the Veterans Affairs Midwest Center for Health Services and Policy Research, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Ann Intern Med 142:709-14. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Beyond pharmaceutical manufacturer assistance: broadening the scope of an indigent drug program
    S Weiner
    Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago UIC, 840 South Wood Street, M C 787, Chicago, IL 60612 7323, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 58:146-50. 2001
    ..A highly proactive medication assistance program at a university medical center improves the access of indigent patients to medications and is cost-effective...
  16. doi request reprint An educational intervention for contextualizing patient care and medical students' abilities to probe for contextual issues in simulated patients
    Alan Schwartz
    Department of Medical Education, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    JAMA 304:1191-7. 2010
    ..Research has demonstrated that contextual errors can be identified using standardized patients...
  17. pmc "I can't afford that!": dilemmas in the care of the uninsured and underinsured
    S Weiner
    Section of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612-7323, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:412-8. 2001
    ..To effect change, however, physicians must address issues of social justice outside of the office through political and social activism...
  18. doi request reprint An urban school based comparative study of experiences and perceptions differentiating public health insurance eligible immigrant families with and without coverage for their children
    Yoona Rhee
    University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:222-8. 2009
    ..We explore why some low income immigrant families enroll in government financed health insurance plans for their children, while others also eligible do not enroll...
  19. doi request reprint "Dr. Auster and Joan": the problem of asymmetries in terms-of-address
    Saul J Weiner
    University of Illinois at Chicago, and VA Center for the Management of Complex Chronic Care, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Acad Med 83:873. 2008