Yu Chu Shen

Summary

Affiliation: Urban Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of hospital ownership choice on patient outcomes after treatment for acute myocardial infarction
    Yu Chu Shen
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Health Econ 21:901-22. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of financial pressure on the quality of care in hospitals
    Yu Chu Shen
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, 2100 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Health Econ 22:243-69. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes in hospital performance after ownership conversions
    Yu Chu Shen
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 40:217-34. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint The effects of HMO ownership on hospital costs and revenues: is there a difference between for-profit and nonprofit plans?
    Yu Chu Shen
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, USA
    Inquiry 41:255-67. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessing access to care under Medicaid: evidence for the nation and thirteen states
    Teresa A Coughlin
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1073-83. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Low-Income workers with employer-sponsored insurance: who's at risk when employer coverage is no longer an option?
    Sharon K Long
    The Urban Institute, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 61:474-94. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Why is there state variation in employer-sponsored insurance?
    Yu Chu Shen
    Urban Institute s Health Policy Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:241-51. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of occasional and frequent emergency department users: do insurance coverage and access to care matter?
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Med Care 42:176-82. 2004
  9. pmc The effect of Medicaid payment generosity on access and use among beneficiaries
    Yu Chu Shen
    Code GB, Naval Postgraduate School, 555 Dyer Road, Monterey, CA 93943, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:723-44. 2005
  10. pmc What's driving the downward trend in employer-sponsored health insurance?
    Yu Chu Shen
    Naval Postgraduate School, Code GB, Monterey, CA 93943, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:2074-96. 2006

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint The effect of hospital ownership choice on patient outcomes after treatment for acute myocardial infarction
    Yu Chu Shen
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Health Econ 21:901-22. 2002
    ..The findings are robust, whether I use the entire sample or subsamples of hospitals that share similar hospital and market characteristics...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of financial pressure on the quality of care in hospitals
    Yu Chu Shen
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, 2100 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    J Health Econ 22:243-69. 2003
    ..Furthermore, the impact of HMO penetration appears to differ from that of Medicare payment changes for certain hospitals because HMO penetration encourages price competition...
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes in hospital performance after ownership conversions
    Yu Chu Shen
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 40:217-34. 2003
    ..No conversion of any kind led to a reduced amount of unprofitable care, but conversion to private ownership (nonprofit and for-profit) increased the probability of trauma center closures...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effects of HMO ownership on hospital costs and revenues: is there a difference between for-profit and nonprofit plans?
    Yu Chu Shen
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, USA
    Inquiry 41:255-67. 2004
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  5. ncbi request reprint Assessing access to care under Medicaid: evidence for the nation and thirteen states
    Teresa A Coughlin
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1073-83. 2005
    ..State-level analyses revealed some variation in the access gap...
  6. ncbi request reprint Low-Income workers with employer-sponsored insurance: who's at risk when employer coverage is no longer an option?
    Sharon K Long
    The Urban Institute, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 61:474-94. 2004
    ..The authors also find that expanding public programs to cover low-income workers would reduce the high uninsurance rate by half, but substantial minorities would remain uninsured...
  7. ncbi request reprint Why is there state variation in employer-sponsored insurance?
    Yu Chu Shen
    Urban Institute s Health Policy Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:241-51. 2003
    ..Income plays a smaller role in explaining the state variation but is still an important determinant, especially among states whose average income is far from the national average...
  8. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of occasional and frequent emergency department users: do insurance coverage and access to care matter?
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Med Care 42:176-82. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to explore how insurance coverage, access to care, and other individual characteristics are related to the large differences in emergency department (ED) use among the general population...
  9. pmc The effect of Medicaid payment generosity on access and use among beneficiaries
    Yu Chu Shen
    Code GB, Naval Postgraduate School, 555 Dyer Road, Monterey, CA 93943, USA
    Health Serv Res 40:723-44. 2005
    ..This study examines the effects of Medicaid payment generosity on access and care for adult and child Medicaid beneficiaries...
  10. pmc What's driving the downward trend in employer-sponsored health insurance?
    Yu Chu Shen
    Naval Postgraduate School, Code GB, Monterey, CA 93943, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:2074-96. 2006
    ..We investigate the factors driving the downward trend in employer sponsored health insurance (ESI) coverage between 1999 and 2002 for low- and middle-income workers, and assess their insurance options in the absence of ESI coverage...
  11. ncbi request reprint Hospital ownership and financial performance: what explains the different findings in the empirical literature?
    Yu Chu Shen
    Graduate School of Business and Public Policy, Naval Postgraduate School, Code GB, 555 Dyer Road, Monterey, CA 93943, USA
    Inquiry 44:41-68. 2007
    ..Studies with fewer than 200 observations also produce larger point estimates and wide confidence intervals...