Thomas Weil

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Privatization of hospitals: meeting divergent interests
    Thomas P Weil
    J Health Care Finance 38:1-11. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Attracting qualified physicians to underserved areas. Part 1: Why has the U.S. experienced such difficulty?
    T P Weil
    Bedford Health Associates, Inc, Asheville, NC, USA
    Physician Exec 24:42-7. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary: something has to give. the question is, what?
    Thomas P Weil
    J Med Pract Manage 28:373-7. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Hospital reimbursement incentives: is there a more effective option?--Part II
    Thomas P Weil
    J Med Pract Manage 28:254-6. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Hospital reimbursement incentives: is there a more effective option?--Part I
    Thomas P Weil
    J Med Pract Manage 28:164-8. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Difficulties in consummating a meaningful hospital-physician collaboration
    Thomas P Weil
    J Med Pract Manage 28:47-50. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Why are ACOs doomed for failure?
    Thomas P Weil
    J Med Pract Manage 27:263-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Hospital mergers: a panacea?
    Thomas Weil
    J Health Serv Res Policy 15:251-3. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Governance in a period of strategic change in U.S. healthcare
    Thomas P Weil
    Int J Health Plann Manage 18:247-65. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Hospital downsizing and workforce reduction strategies: some inner workings
    Thomas P Weil
    Management Consultant for Health and Hospital Services, Asheville, North Carolina 28804, USA
    Health Serv Manage Res 16:13-23. 2003

Collaborators

  • Roger Battistella
  • Samuel Levey
  • James Hill

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Privatization of hospitals: meeting divergent interests
    Thomas P Weil
    J Health Care Finance 38:1-11. 2011
    ..Being acquired by a for-profit is often a means to secure needed capital and is politically less fractious than closing down a marginally needed government-sponsored or a not-for-profit facility...
  2. ncbi request reprint Attracting qualified physicians to underserved areas. Part 1: Why has the U.S. experienced such difficulty?
    T P Weil
    Bedford Health Associates, Inc, Asheville, NC, USA
    Physician Exec 24:42-7. 1998
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary: something has to give. the question is, what?
    Thomas P Weil
    J Med Pract Manage 28:373-7. 2013
    ..While as an inpatient, he reflected broadly about today's healthcare expenditures, utilization, and quality, and speculated on possible future remedies...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hospital reimbursement incentives: is there a more effective option?--Part II
    Thomas P Weil
    J Med Pract Manage 28:254-6. 2013
    ..S. gross domestic product expenditure for healthcare from 17.4% to roughly 12.0%...
  5. ncbi request reprint Hospital reimbursement incentives: is there a more effective option?--Part I
    Thomas P Weil
    J Med Pract Manage 28:164-8. 2012
    ..But even when nations provide universal access, for various reasons those with mental illness and those who are indigent, poorly educated, and nonwhite use less healthcare services...
  6. ncbi request reprint Difficulties in consummating a meaningful hospital-physician collaboration
    Thomas P Weil
    J Med Pract Manage 28:47-50. 2012
    ..The most frequent issues that arise are those relating to the sharing of ambulatory care revenues and who will be responsible for various clinical operations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Why are ACOs doomed for failure?
    Thomas P Weil
    J Med Pract Manage 27:263-7. 2012
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  8. doi request reprint Hospital mergers: a panacea?
    Thomas Weil
    J Health Serv Res Policy 15:251-3. 2010
    ..In spite of these shortcomings, hospital mergers will continue to be pursued in order to improve market share, eliminate excess capacity, gain access to capital and enhance the personal egos of the organizations' leaders...
  9. ncbi request reprint Governance in a period of strategic change in U.S. healthcare
    Thomas P Weil
    Int J Health Plann Manage 18:247-65. 2003
    ..Finally, many of these findings relevant to the United States also are being shared by governing boards in Canada, Germany, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hospital downsizing and workforce reduction strategies: some inner workings
    Thomas P Weil
    Management Consultant for Health and Hospital Services, Asheville, North Carolina 28804, USA
    Health Serv Manage Res 16:13-23. 2003
    ..America's pluralistic values and these proposals having serious political repercussions for health executives and elected officials often present serious barriers in their implementation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Commentary: public disclosure in the health field: is there a relevant option?
    T P Weil
    Bedford Health Associates, Inc, Management Consultants for Health and Hospital Services, Asheville, NC 28804, USA
    Am J Med Qual 16:23-33. 2001
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  12. ncbi request reprint Attracting qualified physicians to underserved areas. Part 2. Pay physicians more to practice in underserved areas
    T P Weil
    Bedford Health Associates, Inc, Asheville, NC, USA
    Physician Exec 25:53-63. 1999
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  13. ncbi request reprint Children at risk: outcome and cost measures needed
    T P Weil
    Bedford Health Associates, Inc, Management Consultants for Health and Hospital Services, Asheville, N C 28804, USA
    Child Psychiatry Hum Dev 30:3-18. 1999
    ..This analysis to include public and private expenditures for services provided by human services--welfare, special education, judicial, correctional, mental health, medical, and other related organizations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Divesting losers: chipping away at integrated delivery systems
    Thomas P Weil
    Physician Exec 28:44-51. 2002
    ..Integrated health systems are rapidly divesting earlier acquisitions to beef up their bottom lines. Take an in-depth look at what the future may hold as the health systems battle to reorganize and reap greater profits...
  15. ncbi request reprint How to enhance the efficacy of health network growth
    T P Weil
    Bedford Health Associates, Inc, Management Consultants for Health and Hospital Services, Asheville, NC 28804, USA
    Int J Health Plann Manage 15:17-38. 2000
    ..In this context, the use of global budgetary targets is discussed as a possible option in the United States to constrain costs, an approach used in almost all other western industrialized nations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Fiscal options for America's best hospitals
    T P Weil
    Hospital and Health Services, Asheville, North Carolina, USA
    Manag Care Interface 14:44-52. 2001
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  17. ncbi request reprint Horizontal mergers in the United States health field: some practical realities
    T P Weil
    Bedford Health Associates, Inc, Asheville, NC 28804, USA
    Health Serv Manage Res 13:137-51. 2000
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  18. ncbi request reprint Eliminating fixed costs: Part II--A pathway to reduced health expenditures
    Thomas P Weil
    Manag Care Interface 15:58-61. 2002
    ..Among the ideas proposed by the author is an emphasis on changing reimbursement processes. In addition, he argues, eliminating one-half million bureaucratic jobs could reduce health expenditures by billions of dollars...
  19. ncbi request reprint Eliminating fixed costs: Part I--Health system drivers
    Thomas P Weil
    Manag Care Interface 15:27-32, 53. 2002
    ..In part I of this two-part article, the author describes some of the drivers that are pushing health care costs to higher levels...
  20. ncbi request reprint Managed competition using both market-driven and regulatory strategies
    Thomas P Weil
    Health and Hospital Service, Asheville, NC, USA
    Manag Care Q 10:32-40. 2002
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  21. ncbi request reprint Leadership development in MHA programs: a response and commentary
    Roger Battistella
    Sloan Program in Health Services Administration, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    J Health Adm Educ 22:241-9. 2005
    ..In our view, MHA programs can begin to adapt to this model though student selection, curriculum reform, and involvement by practitioners and alumni...
  22. ncbi request reprint Multispecialty physician practices: fixed and variable costs, and economies of scale
    Thomas P Weil
    Health and Hospital Services, Asheville, North Carolina, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 25:70-7. 2002
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