Stephen Zuckerman

Summary

Affiliation: Urban Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Health service access, use, and insurance coverage among American Indians/Alaska Natives and Whites: what role does the Indian Health Service play?
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Urban Institute, Health Policy Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:53-9. 2004
  2. 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
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes in medicaid physician fees, 1998-2003: implications for physician participation
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
  4. doi request reprint Trends in Medicaid physician fees, 2003-2008
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Urban Institute s Health Policy Center, in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w510-9. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Medicaid and SCHIP coverage: findings from California and North Carolina
    Genevieve Kenney
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 29:71-85. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Substitution of SCHIP for private coverage: results from a 2002 evaluation in ten states
    Anna Sommers
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:529-37. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Are adults benefiting from state coverage expansions?
    Sharon K Long
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w1-14. 2006
  8. pmc Assessing the value of the NHIS for studying changes in state coverage policies: the case of New York
    Sharon K Long
    The Urban Institute, 2100 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2332-53. 2007
  9. 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
  10. doi request reprint Undocumented immigrants, left out of health reform, likely to continue to grow as share of the uninsured
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Health Policy Center of the Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1997-2004. 2011

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. pmc Health service access, use, and insurance coverage among American Indians/Alaska Natives and Whites: what role does the Indian Health Service play?
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Urban Institute, Health Policy Center, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:53-9. 2004
    ..We compared access and utilization of health services among American Indians/Alaska Natives (AIANs) with that among non-Hispanic Whites...
  2. 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...
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes in medicaid physician fees, 1998-2003: implications for physician participation
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
    ..However, large fee increases were associated with primary care physicians' greater willingness to accept new Medicaid patients...
  4. doi request reprint Trends in Medicaid physician fees, 2003-2008
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Urban Institute s Health Policy Center, in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w510-9. 2009
    ..The increase in Medicaid fees relative to Medicare fees resulted from relative increases for primary care and obstetrical services, but not for other services...
  5. ncbi request reprint Medicaid and SCHIP coverage: findings from California and North Carolina
    Genevieve Kenney
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 29:71-85. 2007
    ..Furthermore, this study emphasizes the need for continued evaluation of access to care for both programs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Substitution of SCHIP for private coverage: results from a 2002 evaluation in ten states
    Anna Sommers
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:529-37. 2007
    ..This suggests that relatively few SCHIP enrollees could have retained private coverage and that even fewer had parents who felt that the option was affordable...
  7. ncbi request reprint Are adults benefiting from state coverage expansions?
    Sharon K Long
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w1-14. 2006
    ..Because constraints on state resources are putting pressure on expansion efforts, we find evidence that cutbacks will place more adults at risk of being uninsured...
  8. pmc Assessing the value of the NHIS for studying changes in state coverage policies: the case of New York
    Sharon K Long
    The Urban Institute, 2100 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2332-53. 2007
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  9. 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...
  10. doi request reprint Undocumented immigrants, left out of health reform, likely to continue to grow as share of the uninsured
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Health Policy Center of the Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:1997-2004. 2011
    ..As a result, members of this group will eventually constitute a larger percentage of the uninsured population, unless other policy actions are taken to provide for their coverage, or their immigration status is changed...
  11. doi request reprint Missouri's 2005 Medicaid cuts: how did they affect enrollees and providers?
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:w335-45. 2009
    ..Competing demands on state budgets and the need to balance budgets even during recessions could result in policies that disadvantage those with great needs as well as the providers who serve them...
  12. doi request reprint Clarifying sources of geographic differences in Medicare spending
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    N Engl J Med 363:54-62. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Has Medicaid managed care affected beneficiary access and use?
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 39:221-42. 2002
    ..With the exception of mandatory HMO programs, discrepancies in access and use continue to exist between Medicaid managed care enrollees and low-income privately insured people...
  14. doi request reprint A house is not a home: keeping patients at the center of practice redesign
    Robert A Berenson
    Urban Institute in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:1219-30. 2008
    ..As the medical home concept is further developed, it will be important to not overemphasize redesign of practices at the expense of patient-centered care, which is the hallmark of excellent primary care...
  15. ncbi request reprint Medicare savings programs: analyzing options for expanding eligibility
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Urban Institute, Washington DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 46:391-404. 2009
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  16. ncbi request reprint Reforming beneficiary cost sharing to improve Medicare performance
    Stephen Zuckerman
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 47:215-25. 2010
    ..Our estimates also suggest that policies protecting these beneficiaries could be structured in a way that would add little to overall program costs...
  17. pmc State responses to new flexibility in medicaid
    Teresa A Coughlin
    Urban Institute, 2100 M Street, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Milbank Q 86:209-40. 2008
    ..The Bush administration and the Deficit Reduction Act of 2005 have put in place policies to make it easier to grant states this flexibility...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impact of resource-based practice expenses on the Medicare physician volume
    Stephanie Maxwell
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 29:65-79. 2007
    ..Service quantity and mix remained the largest source of growth in total RVU volume...
  19. ncbi request reprint Restoring fiscal integrity to medicaid financing?
    Teresa A Coughlin
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1469-80. 2007
    ..Although the federal government has made some headway in reforming state Medicaid financing, our findings suggest that more work remains...
  20. ncbi request reprint MassHealth succeeds in expanding coverage for adults
    Sharon K Long
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, 2100 M St, N W, Washington DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 41:268-79. 2004
    ..Understanding the impacts of the expansion efforts in Massachusetts adds to the base of knowledge that will be critical for guiding states when the economy recovers and the resources needed for expansion again become available...
  21. ncbi request reprint Toward universal coverage in Massachusetts
    Linda J Blumberg
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 43:102-21. 2006
    ..The development of these alternatives and their analyses contributed to the eventual health care compromise that emerged in Massachusetts in April 2006...
  22. ncbi request reprint National estimates of the effects of mandatory Medicaid managed care programs on health care access and use, 1997-1999
    Bowen Garrett
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Med Care 43:649-57. 2005
    ..We sought to explore how mandatory Medicaid managed care programs affect access to care and use among full-year Medicaid beneficiaries not receiving SSI or Medicare...
  23. ncbi request reprint Three years of state fiscal struggles: how did Medicaid and SCHIP fare?
    Teresa A Coughlin
    Health Policy Center Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
    ..The arrival of federal fiscal relief in late 2003 helped states avoid deeper cuts but did not eliminate cutbacks...
  24. ncbi request reprint Use of physicians' services under Medicare's resource-based payments
    Stephanie Maxwell
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1853-61. 2007
    ..We conducted a study to determine how the use of physicians' services changed during the first decade after the implementation of this scale...
  25. ncbi request reprint Expanding federal funding to community health centers slows decline in access for low-income adults
    Stacey McMorrow
    Health Policy Center, The Urban Institute, Washington, DC
    Health Serv Res 49:992-1010. 2014
    ..To identify the impact of the Health Center Growth Initiative on access to care for low-income adults...
  26. doi request reprint A decade of health care access declines for adults holds implications for changes in the Affordable Care Act
    Genevieve M Kenney
    Urban Institute Health Policy Center, Washington, D C, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:899-908. 2012
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  27. ncbi request reprint Physician-owned specialty hospitals: a market signal for Medicare payment revisions
    Jack Hadley
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
    ..If squeezing out excess profits threatens general hospitals' social missions, then new and explicit ways of identifying and funding social missions must be found...
  28. 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...