Douglas Wholey

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The teamwork in assertive community treatment (TACT) scale: development and validation
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, MMC 729, 420 Delaware St, S W, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:1108-17. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluating health plan quality 1: a conceptual model
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:SP53-64. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluating health plan quality 2: survey design principles for measuring health plan quality
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:SP65-75. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating health plan quality 3: survey measurement properties
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:SP76-87. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint What do physician recommendations of health plans mean?
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:SP88-99. 2003
  6. pmc Public health systems: a social networks perspective
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Health Serv Res 44:1842-62. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint A descriptive analysis of average productivity among health maintenance organizations, 1985 to 2001
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research, University of Minnesota, Box 729, 420 Delaware Street, SE Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 9:189-206. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The environmental context of patient safety and medical errors
    Douglas Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    J Rural Health 20:304-13. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint How are health plans supporting physician practice? The physician perspective
    Jon B Christianson
    Department of Healthcare Management, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:181-9. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of ownership conversions on HMO performance
    Robert Town
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 729, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis MN 55455, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 4:327-42. 2004

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. doi request reprint The teamwork in assertive community treatment (TACT) scale: development and validation
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, MMC 729, 420 Delaware St, S W, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 63:1108-17. 2012
    ..By developing and validating the Teamwork in Assertive Community Treatment (TACT) scale, investigators examined the role of team processes in ACT performance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluating health plan quality 1: a conceptual model
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:SP53-64. 2003
    ..To develop a theoretical foundation for measuring health plan quality from a physician's perspective...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluating health plan quality 2: survey design principles for measuring health plan quality
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:SP65-75. 2003
    ..To develop principles for measuring the quality of specific health plans from a physician's perspective...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluating health plan quality 3: survey measurement properties
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:SP76-87. 2003
    ..To assess the measurement and scaling properties of survey items designed to measure health plan quality from a physician's perspective...
  5. ncbi request reprint What do physician recommendations of health plans mean?
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:SP88-99. 2003
    ..To examine what determines physician recommendations of health plans and whether their recommendations reflect experiences with specific plans...
  6. pmc Public health systems: a social networks perspective
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Policy and Management, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Health Serv Res 44:1842-62. 2009
    ..To examine the relationship between public health system network density and organizational centrality in public health systems and public health governance, community size, and health status in three public health domains...
  7. ncbi request reprint A descriptive analysis of average productivity among health maintenance organizations, 1985 to 2001
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research, University of Minnesota, Box 729, 420 Delaware Street, SE Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 9:189-206. 2006
    ..Regulations requiring consumer involvement in HMO governance reduce productivity...
  8. ncbi request reprint The environmental context of patient safety and medical errors
    Douglas Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    J Rural Health 20:304-13. 2004
    ..Financial and technical assistance are needed to support the systematic collection of data from rural hospitals and other entities and to enhance relevant patient safety practices for rural America...
  9. ncbi request reprint How are health plans supporting physician practice? The physician perspective
    Jon B Christianson
    Department of Healthcare Management, Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:181-9. 2003
    ..However, our survey data indicate that these opportunities generally are not being fully exploited; also, efforts that plans do make to provide information to support care often are not seen as useful by physicians...
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of ownership conversions on HMO performance
    Robert Town
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 729, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis MN 55455, USA
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 4:327-42. 2004
    ..Our findings indicate conversions to for-profit status do not significantly impact HMO prices, profit margins, use of hospital days or ambulatory visits, and the provision of Medicare and Medicaid products...
  11. ncbi request reprint Hospital consolidation and racial/income disparities in health insurance coverage
    Robert J Town
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1170-80. 2007
    ..We found that the hospital consolidation wave increased health insurance disparities along racial and income dimensions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physician use of disease management programs
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    Dis Manag 8:26-34. 2005
    ..They also find them more useful than do specialists...
  13. ncbi request reprint Variation in Medicare's local coverage policies: content analysis of local medical review policies
    Susan Bartlett Foote
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:181-7. 2005
    ..To assess variation in the content of Medicare's local medical review policies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Physician evaluations of care management practices in Medicaid programs
    George H Avery
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Duluth 55812, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:156-64. 2005
    ..To assess differences in care management practices for Medicaid beneficiaries in predominantly commercial and predominantly Medicaid health plans...
  15. ncbi request reprint Community responses to national healthcare firms
    Douglas R Wholey
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0392, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:118-35. 2004
    ..The paper concludes with a research agenda that addresses issues raised by social network theory and its application to national firm entry into local markets...
  16. ncbi request reprint The check is in the mail: determinants of claims payable timing among health maintenance organizations
    Robert Connor
    Department of Healthcare Management, Curtis J Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Inquiry 41:70-82. 2004
    ..Implications for HMO managers, providers, employers, and regulators are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Measuring rural hospital quality
    Ira Moscovice
    Rural Health Research Center, Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Rural Health 20:383-93. 2004
    ..Increased interest in the measurement of hospital quality has been stimulated by accrediting bodies, purchaser coalitions, government agencies, and other entities...
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessing the influence of incentives on physicians and medical groups
    Robert Town
    University of Minnesota, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 61:80S-118S. 2004
    ..Finally, the dynamics of incentive change are considered, with a focus on describing the conditions under which physicians and physician organizations respond to incentive changes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Physicians' perceptions of managed care: a review of the literature
    Jon B Christianson
    University of Minnesota, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 62:635-75. 2005
    ..The review concludes with suggestions for the conduct of future research on this topic...
  20. doi request reprint Rural Emergency Department staffing and participation in emergency certification and training programs
    Michelle M Casey
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    J Rural Health 24:253-62. 2008
    ..The practice of emergency medicine presents many challenges in rural areas...
  21. pmc Revisiting the relationship between managed care and hospital consolidation
    Robert J Town
    Division of Health Policy and Management, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 729, 420 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:219-38. 2007
    ..This paper analyzes whether the rise in managed care during the 1990s caused the increase in hospital concentration...
  22. pmc Rules for medical markets: the impact of medicare contractors on coverage policies
    Susan Bartlett Foote
    Division of Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, MMC 729, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:721-42. 2006
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  23. ncbi request reprint The effect of HMO competition on gatekeeping, usual source of care, and evaluations of physician thoroughness
    Andrew R Sommers
    Center for Outcome and Effectiveness Research, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:618-27. 2003
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  24. ncbi request reprint Physicians' reports of their experience with health plan care management practices
    Andrew B Bindman
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, Calif 94110, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:SP100-10. 2003
    ..To determine the availability of care management practices in various practice settings, the degree to which physicians report that these practices are useful, and whether physicians' reports vary by their relationships with health plans...
  25. ncbi request reprint The evolving role of third parties in the hospital physician relationship
    Lawton R Burns
    Health Care Systems and of Management, The Wharton School, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6218, USA
    Am J Med Qual 22:402-9. 2007
    ..The analysis illustrates that the role of third parties has shifted from a unifying one to one that divides hospitals and physicians. This shift presents both opportunities and problems...