Robert Hurley

Summary

Affiliation: Virginia Commonwealth University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Early experiences with consumer engagement initiatives to improve chronic care
    Robert E Hurley
    Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:277-83. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Real health plans manage care
    Robert Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1494-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Public employees' health benefits survive major threats, so far
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w195-203. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Medicare and Medicaid managed care: a tale of two trajectories
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration REH, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Am J Manag Care 12:40-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A widening rift in access and quality: growing evidence of economic disparities
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Geography and destiny: local-market perspectives on developing Medicare Advantage regional plans
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, in Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1014-21. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The puzzling popularity of the PPO
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:56-68. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Medicaid and rural health care
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298 0203, USA
    J Rural Health 18:164-75. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Medicaid confronts a changing managed care marketplace
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1008 East Clay Street, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 24:11-25. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Medicaid and managed care: a lasting relationship?
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:77-88. 2003

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Early experiences with consumer engagement initiatives to improve chronic care
    Robert E Hurley
    Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:277-83. 2009
    ..These multistakeholder organizations provide an early glimpse into the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead as policymakers attempt to integrate consumers more completely in their reform strategies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Real health plans manage care
    Robert Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1494-6. 2006
    ..State Medicaid purchasers in particular have found alternative sources for care management and have sound reasons to question whether industry-leading commercial insurers will be responsive to their needs...
  3. ncbi request reprint Public employees' health benefits survive major threats, so far
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w195-203. 2006
    ..But a growing gap between public- and private-sector benefits and new accounting requirements for government entities' retirement costs raise new threats to this protected status...
  4. ncbi request reprint Medicare and Medicaid managed care: a tale of two trajectories
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration REH, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Am J Manag Care 12:40-4. 2006
    ..It is useful for plan administrators to consider why the trajectories for the programs have been so divergent and to assess prospects for success in the Medicare Advantage initiative...
  5. ncbi request reprint A widening rift in access and quality: growing evidence of economic disparities
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
    ..An improving economy could forestall further cuts and permit reversal of earlier Hones, but progress in closing this rift does not appear imminent...
  6. ncbi request reprint Geography and destiny: local-market perspectives on developing Medicare Advantage regional plans
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, in Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:1014-21. 2005
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  7. ncbi request reprint The puzzling popularity of the PPO
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:56-68. 2004
    ..This is attributable in part to difficulties in determining what a PPO arrangement actually is. But it may also reflect a lack of strong evidence that PPOs control costs, provide active care management, or promote quality improvement...
  8. ncbi request reprint Medicaid and rural health care
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298 0203, USA
    J Rural Health 18:164-75. 2002
    ..These tensions provide focus for developing a research agenda that explores the intersection of Medicaid and rural concerns; a number of research questions that would be a part of this agenda are presented...
  9. ncbi request reprint Medicaid confronts a changing managed care marketplace
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1008 East Clay Street, Richmond, VA 23298, USA
    Health Care Financ Rev 24:11-25. 2002
    ..State Medicaid agencies will have to adapt managed care strategies to respond to the evolving products and practices of managed care plans and their interest in public sector product lines...
  10. ncbi request reprint Medicaid and managed care: a lasting relationship?
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:77-88. 2003
    ..But continuing changes in the managed care marketplace and financial distress in state budgets present new challenges to the strength and durability of this relationship...
  11. ncbi request reprint Health plan responses to managed care regulation
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
    Manag Care Q 10:30-42. 2002
    ..The findings both confirm speculation about regulatory effects and reveal some surprising and troubling developments...
  12. pmc Medicare contracting risk/Medicare risk contracting: a life-cycle view from twelve markets
    Robert E Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond 23298, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:395-417. 2003
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  13. ncbi request reprint Financial performance indicators for health plans in Medicaid managed care
    Michael J McCue
    Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Health Administration, USA
    Manag Care Q 12:16-22. 2004
    ..Finally, publicly traded Medicaid focused plans achieved profit margins considerably higher than other Medicaid-focused plans...
  14. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal perspective on health plan-provider risk contracting
    Robert Hurley
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:144-53. 2002
    ..Modified risk-transfer agreements remain viable in several markets, but continued refinement in the nature and scope of risk sharing will be necessary...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sole hospital commitment to health promotion and disease prevention (HPDP) services: does ownership matter?
    Mei Zhao
    Department of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
    J Health Hum Serv Adm 26:93-118. 2003
    ..Implications for policy-makers and health care leaders are also discussed...
  16. pmc An empty toolbox? Changes in health plans' approaches for managing costs and care
    Glen P Mays
    Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:375-93. 2003
    ..To examine how health plans have changed their approaches for managing costs and utilization in the wake of the recent backlash against managed care...
  17. ncbi request reprint Are market forces strong enough to deliver efficient health care systems? Confidence is waning
    Len M Nichols
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:8-21. 2004
    ..Major barriers to efficient market outcomes exist amid growing willingness to consider renewed government interventions...
  18. pmc Honesty as good policy: evaluating Maryland's Medicaid managed care program
    Debbie I Chang
    Maryland State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, MD, USA
    Milbank Q 81:389-414. 2003
  19. doi request reprint Pursuing cost containment in a pluralistic payer environment: from the aftermath of Clinton's failure at health care reform to the Balanced Budget Act of 1997
    Rick Mayes
    Department of Political Science, University of Richmond and Petris Centre on Health Care Markets and Consumer Welfare, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Health Econ Policy Law 1:237-61. 2006
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  20. ncbi request reprint The changing face of managed care
    Debra A Draper
    Mathematica Policy Research, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:11-23. 2002
    ..Consequently, purchasers and consumers face escalating health care costs under these changing conditions...
  21. ncbi request reprint Medicaid managed care: the last bastion of the HMO?
    Debra A Draper
    Mathematica Policy Research Inc, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:155-67. 2004
    ..In this context, state Medicaid managed care programs are facing important policy challenges related to plan participation, mainstreaming, and product design...