Embry Howell

Summary

Affiliation: Urban Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Deregionalization of neonatal intensive care in urban areas
    Embry M Howell
    Mathematica Policy Research Inc, Washington, DC
    Am J Public Health 92:119-24. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Children's mental health care: differences by race/ethnicity in urban/rural areas
    Embry Howell
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:237-47. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Variations in medicaid mental health service use and cost for children
    Embry M Howell
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:220-8. 2008
  4. pmc A tale of two counties: expanding health insurance coverage for children in California
    Embry M Howell
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Milbank Q 84:521-54. 2006
  5. pmc Trends in maternal and infant health in poor urban neighborhoods: good news from the 1990s, but challenges remain
    Embry M Howell
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, 2100 M St NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:409-17. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The health status of HOPE VI public housing residents
    Embry Howell
    The Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:273-85. 2005
  7. pmc An innovative blood lead screening program for Indian children
    Embry M Howell
    Urban Institute, Health Policy Center, 2100 M St, NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:141-3. 2004
  8. doi request reprint The impact of new health insurance coverage on undocumented and other low-income children: lessons from three California counties
    Embry Howell
    Health Policy Center of the Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:109-24. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Improving coverage and access for immigrant Latino children: the Los Angeles healthy kids program
    Ian Hill
    Urban Institute, Washington, D C, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:550-9. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Monitoring local safety-net providers: do they have adequate capacity?
    Suzanne Felt-Lisk
    Mathematica Policy Research, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:277-83. 2002

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Deregionalization of neonatal intensive care in urban areas
    Embry M Howell
    Mathematica Policy Research Inc, Washington, DC
    Am J Public Health 92:119-24. 2002
    ..This report describes the extent of deregionalization of neonatal intensive care in urban areas of the United States in the 1980s and 1990s and the factors associated with it...
  2. doi request reprint Children's mental health care: differences by race/ethnicity in urban/rural areas
    Embry Howell
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 19:237-47. 2008
    ..In addition, outreach should raise awareness among parents, teachers, and other community members concerning the need for mental health services for minority children...
  3. doi request reprint Variations in medicaid mental health service use and cost for children
    Embry M Howell
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:220-8. 2008
    ..Mental health costs accounted for 26.5% of total fee-for-service Medicaid expenditures, varying from 14% to 61% depending on the state...
  4. pmc A tale of two counties: expanding health insurance coverage for children in California
    Embry M Howell
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Milbank Q 84:521-54. 2006
    ..This effort to provide universal coverage for all children is important to national policymakers desiring similar goals...
  5. pmc Trends in maternal and infant health in poor urban neighborhoods: good news from the 1990s, but challenges remain
    Embry M Howell
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, 2100 M St NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:409-17. 2005
    ..This article examines trends in key maternal and child health indicators to determine whether disparities between high-poverty neighborhoods and other neighborhoods have declined...
  6. ncbi request reprint The health status of HOPE VI public housing residents
    Embry Howell
    The Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:273-85. 2005
    ..Our analysis indicates that one major benefit of improving housing quality may be improved health status...
  7. pmc An innovative blood lead screening program for Indian children
    Embry M Howell
    Urban Institute, Health Policy Center, 2100 M St, NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Public Health Rep 119:141-3. 2004
    ..4 micrograms/dL, which is not significantly different from that of children of the same age nationally. The project showed that Indian families will participate readily in screening programs that may improve their children's health...
  8. doi request reprint The impact of new health insurance coverage on undocumented and other low-income children: lessons from three California counties
    Embry Howell
    Health Policy Center of the Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:109-24. 2010
    ..After one year of enrollment the programs also improved the health status of children, including reducing the percentage of children who missed school due to health...
  9. doi request reprint Improving coverage and access for immigrant Latino children: the Los Angeles healthy kids program
    Ian Hill
    Urban Institute, Washington, D C, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:550-9. 2008
    ..However, sustaining this effective program has proved to be challenging...
  10. ncbi request reprint Monitoring local safety-net providers: do they have adequate capacity?
    Suzanne Felt-Lisk
    Mathematica Policy Research, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:277-83. 2002
    ..Also, free clinics grew during the 1990s, while many other safety-net providers focused on improving their efficiency and collecting more fees from patients...
  11. pmc Declining child mortality and continuing racial disparities in the era of the Medicaid and SCHIP insurance coverage expansions
    Embry Howell
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2500-6. 2010
    ..We investigated trends in national childhood mortality, racial disparities in child mortality, and the effect of Medicaid and State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) eligibility expansions on child mortality...
  12. ncbi request reprint The implementation of Medicaid managed care for pregnant women in Ohio: a case study
    Anna S Sommers
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Manag Care Interface 16:27-31, 34. 2003
    ..The care of pregnant women and their infants can be significantly affected by managed care practice. However, equally important are the state regulations that influence Medicaid managed care markets...
  13. pmc The impact of Medicaid managed care on pregnant women in Ohio: a cohort analysis
    Embry M Howell
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:825-46. 2004
    ..To examine the impact of mandatory HMO enrollment for Medicaid-covered pregnant women on prenatal care use, smoking, Cesarean section (C-section) use, and birth weight...
  14. pmc The effect of new insurance coverage on the health status of low-income children in Santa Clara County
    Embry M Howell
    The Urban Institute, 2100 M St, N W Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:867-89. 2007
    ..To examine whether providing health insurance coverage to undocumented children affects the health of those children...
  15. ncbi request reprint Using the National Neighborhood Indicators Partnership to improve public health
    Embry M Howell
    Urban Institute, Washington, D C, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 9:235-42. 2003
    ..Data must be used in ways that are visible, useful, and responsive to the community if the project is to succeed...