Affiliation: American Academy of Family Physicians
- When Do Primary Care Physicians Retire? Implications for Workforce ProjectionsStephen M Petterson
Robert Graham Center, Policy Studies in Family Medicine and Primary Care, Washington, DC
Ann Fam Med 14:344-9. 2016..The joint purposes of this investigation were to identify the ages when the majority of primary care physicians retire and to compare this with the retirement ages of practitioners in other specialties...
- A needs-based method for estimating the behavioral health staff needs of community health centersBridget Teevan Burke
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
BMC Health Serv Res 13:245. 2013..To meet the needs of the underserved and newly insured it is important to better estimate how many behavioral health professionals are needed...
- Rewarding family medicine while penalizing comprehensiveness? Primary care payment incentives and health reform: the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)Stephen Petterson
The Robert Graham Center, USA
J Am Board Fam Med 24:637-8. 2011....
- Accounting for graduate medical education production of primary care physicians and general surgeons: timing of measurement mattersStephen Petterson
Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC 20036, USA
Acad Med 86:605-8. 2011....
- Do residents who train in safety net settings return for practice?Robert L Phillips
Dr Phillips is vice president for research and policy, American Board of Family Medicine, Washington, DC Dr Petterson is research director, Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC Dr Bazemore is director, Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC
Acad Med 88:1934-40. 2013..To examine the relationship between training during residency in a federally qualified health center (FQHC), rural health clinic (RHC), or critical access hospital (CAH) and subsequent practice in these settings...
- Toward graduate medical education (GME) accountability: measuring the outcomes of GME institutionsCandice Chen
Department of Health Policy, George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
Acad Med 88:1267-80. 2013..The purpose of this study was to develop and test candidate GME outcome measures related to physician workforce...
- Establishing a baseline: health information technology adoption among family medicine diplomatesAndrew Bazemore
Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC 20036, USA
J Am Board Fam Med 24:132. 2011..However, little reliable information regarding adoption rates in primary care, and some concern exists about lagging adoption rates beyond large group practices...
- Case study of a primary care-based accountable care system approach to medical home transformationRobert L Phillips
The Robert Graham Center, Washington, District of Columbia 20036, USA
J Ambul Care Manage 34:67-77. 2011..Phased implementation across the network makes it difficult to link improvements to specific processes but they seem to have improved outcomes collectively...
- Characteristics and Distribution of Graduate Medical Education Training Sites: Are We Missing Opportunities to Meet U.S. Health Workforce Needs?Janice Blanchard
J Blanchard is associate professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC S Petterson is research director, Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC A Bazemore is director, Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC K Watkins is research assistant, Department of Health Policy, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, Washington, DC F Mullan is Murdock Head Professor of Medicine and Health Policy, Department of Health Policy, Milken Institute School of Public Health, George Washington University, Washington, DC
Acad Med 91:1416-1422. 2016..The objective of this study was to characterize the distribution of residency training sites in different settings for three high-need specialties-family medicine, internal medicine, and general surgery...
- Changes in Primary Care Graduate Medical Education Are Not Correlated With Indicators of Need: Are States Missing an Opportunity to Strengthen Their Primary Care Workforce?Anastasia J Coutinho
A J Coutinho is a second year family medicine resident, Santa Rosa Family Medicine Residency Program, Santa Rosa, California K Klink is chief, Health Professions Education, Office of Academic Affiliations, Veterans Health Administration, U S Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC P Wingrove is a research analyst, Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC S Petterson is research director, Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC R L Phillips is vice president of research and policy, American Board of Family Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky A Bazemore is director, Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC
Acad Med . 2016..This study aimed to determine whether states' primary care GME (PCGME) trainee growth correlates with indicators of need...
- More Comprehensive Care Among Family Physicians is Associated with Lower Costs and Fewer HospitalizationsAndrew Bazemore
Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC
Ann Fam Med 13:206-13. 2015..We measured associations between variations in comprehensiveness of practice among family physicians and healthcare utilization and costs for their Medicare beneficiaries...
- The Canadian contribution to the US physician workforceRobert L Phillips
The Robert Graham Center, Policy Studies in Family Medicine and Primary Care, Washington, DC 20036, USA
CMAJ 176:1083-7. 2007..We sought to examine the migration pattern of Canadian-trained physicians to the United States, the contribution of this migration to the Canadian physician shortage and policy options in light of competing shortages in both countries...
- Primary care, behavioral health, provider colocation, and ruralityBenjamin F Miller
The Department of Family Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora and The Robert Graham Center, Washington, DC
J Am Board Fam Med 27:367-74. 2014..The purpose of this study was to characterize the proximity of primary care and behavioral health service delivery sites in the United States and factors influencing their colocation...
- Are Time-Limited Grants Likely to Stimulate Sustained Growth in Primary Care Residency Training? A Study of the Primary Care Residency Expansion ProgramRossan Melissa Chen
R M Chen is associate physician, Family Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Napa Solano, Vallejo, California She is a graduate of the University of California, San Francisco Family and Community Medicine residency program S Petterson is research director, Robert Graham Center Policy Studies in Family Medicine and Primary Care, Washington, DC A Bazemore is director, Robert Graham Center Policy Studies in Family Medicine and Primary Care, Washington, DC K Grumbach is professor and chair, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
Acad Med 90:1278-83. 2015....
- The social mission of medical education: ranking the schoolsFitzhugh Mullan
Department ofHealth Policy, George Washington University, 2121 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
Ann Intern Med 152:804-11. 2010..Fulfilling this goal requires an adequate number of primary care physicians, adequate distribution of physicians to underserved areas, and a sufficient number of minority physicians in the workforce...