Sharada Weir

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Healthcare costs and utilization for Medicare beneficiaries with Alzheimer's
    Yang Zhao
    Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:108. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Case selection for a Medicaid chronic care management program
    Sharada Weir
    Center for Health Policy and Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 30:61-74. 2008
  3. doi request reprint One-year treatment costs of trauma care in the USA
    Sharada Weir
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 333 South Street, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 10:187-97. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Effects of paediatric limb loss on healthcare utilisation, schooling and parental labour supply
    Sharada Weir
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Shrewsbury, MA, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 32:2046-55. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of prenatal and postpartum care adequacy in a medicaid managed care population
    Sharada Weir
    Center for Health Policy and Research, Commonwealth Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:277-85. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Beyond health plans: behavioral health disorders and quality of diabetes and asthma care for Medicaid beneficiaries
    Robin E Clark
    Center for Health Policy and Research, Commonwealth Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 333 South Street, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, USA
    Med Care 47:545-52. 2009

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Healthcare costs and utilization for Medicare beneficiaries with Alzheimer's
    Yang Zhao
    Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:108. 2008
    ..This study uses a US administrative claims database to evaluate the effect of AD on direct healthcare costs and utilization, and to identify the most common reasons for AD patients' emergency room (ER) visits and inpatient admissions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Case selection for a Medicaid chronic care management program
    Sharada Weir
    Center for Health Policy and Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 30:61-74. 2008
    ..We find that the ACG-PM model performs best. However, for predicting the very highest-cost members (e.g, the 99th percentile), the DCG model is preferred...
  3. doi request reprint One-year treatment costs of trauma care in the USA
    Sharada Weir
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 333 South Street, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, USA
    Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 10:187-97. 2010
    ..On average, 58% of cost was accounted for by the index hospitalization. Total 1-year treatment cost of adult major trauma in the USA was conservatively estimated to be US$27 billion annually (2005)...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of paediatric limb loss on healthcare utilisation, schooling and parental labour supply
    Sharada Weir
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Shrewsbury, MA, USA
    Disabil Rehabil 32:2046-55. 2010
    ..To explore the impact of childhood limb loss on families in terms of healthcare utilisation, schooling and parental labour supply...
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of prenatal and postpartum care adequacy in a medicaid managed care population
    Sharada Weir
    Center for Health Policy and Research, Commonwealth Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts, USA
    Womens Health Issues 21:277-85. 2011
    ..To examine factors affecting prenatal and postpartum care for an insured, but vulnerable, population...
  6. doi request reprint Beyond health plans: behavioral health disorders and quality of diabetes and asthma care for Medicaid beneficiaries
    Robin E Clark
    Center for Health Policy and Research, Commonwealth Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 333 South Street, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, USA
    Med Care 47:545-52. 2009
    ..We analyzed individual-level HEDIS measures for diabetes and asthma from 5 Medicaid managed care plans to understand how these factors contribute to quality...