Sara L Toomey

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Potentially Preventable 30-Day Hospital Readmissions at a Children's Hospital
    Sara L Toomey
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts and
    Pediatrics 138:. 2016
  2. pmc Relationship Between Adolescent Report of Patient-Centered Care and of Quality of Primary Care
    Sara L Toomey
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Acad Pediatr 16:770-776. 2016
  3. pmc The Development of a Pediatric Inpatient Experience of Care Measure: Child HCAHPS
    Sara L Toomey
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Pediatrics 136:360-9. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Disparities in unmet need for care coordination: the national survey of children's health
    Sara L Toomey
    MPhil, MSc, Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 131:217-24. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Why do children with ADHD discontinue their medication?
    Sara L Toomey
    Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:763-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint The patient-centered medical home, practice patterns, and functional outcomes for children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Sara L Toomey
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Acad Pediatr 11:500-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Does connection to primary care matter for children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder?
    Sara L Toomey
    Harvard wide Pediatric Health Services Research Fellowship, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 122:368-74. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Comparing medical homes for children with ADHD and asthma
    Sara L Toomey
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Mass 02215, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:56-63. 2010
  9. pmc Recognizing Differences in Hospital Quality Performance for Pediatric Inpatient Care
    Jay G Berry
    Division of General Pediatrics, and Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, and
    Pediatrics 136:251-62. 2015
  10. doi request reprint Performance of the Global Assessment of Pediatric Patient Safety (GAPPS) Tool
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachussets
    Pediatrics 137:. 2016

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Potentially Preventable 30-Day Hospital Readmissions at a Children's Hospital
    Sara L Toomey
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, and Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts and
    Pediatrics 138:. 2016
    ..Little is known, however, about potential preventability of readmissions among children. Our objective was to evaluate potential preventability of 30-day readmissions using medical record review and interviews...
  2. pmc Relationship Between Adolescent Report of Patient-Centered Care and of Quality of Primary Care
    Sara L Toomey
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Acad Pediatr 16:770-776. 2016
    ..We investigated whether adolescent self-report of PCC varied by patient characteristics and whether receipt of PCC is associated with measures of adolescent primary care quality...
  3. pmc The Development of a Pediatric Inpatient Experience of Care Measure: Child HCAHPS
    Sara L Toomey
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Pediatrics 136:360-9. 2015
    ..It can be used to benchmark pediatric inpatient experience across hospitals and assist in efforts to improve the quality of inpatient care...
  4. doi request reprint Disparities in unmet need for care coordination: the national survey of children's health
    Sara L Toomey
    MPhil, MSc, Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 131:217-24. 2013
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  5. doi request reprint Why do children with ADHD discontinue their medication?
    Sara L Toomey
    Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 51:763-9. 2012
    ..To examine factors associated with parent-reported discontinuation of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) medication...
  6. doi request reprint The patient-centered medical home, practice patterns, and functional outcomes for children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Sara L Toomey
    Division of General Pediatrics, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Acad Pediatr 11:500-7. 2011
    ..To determine whether children with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) receive care in a patient-centered medical home (PCMH) and how that relates to their ADHD treatment and functional outcomes...
  7. doi request reprint Does connection to primary care matter for children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder?
    Sara L Toomey
    Harvard wide Pediatric Health Services Research Fellowship, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatrics 122:368-74. 2008
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Comparing medical homes for children with ADHD and asthma
    Sara L Toomey
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Mass 02215, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:56-63. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Recognizing Differences in Hospital Quality Performance for Pediatric Inpatient Care
    Jay G Berry
    Division of General Pediatrics, and Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, and
    Pediatrics 136:251-62. 2015
    ..The number of hospitals and states with enough pediatric hospital discharges to detect worse-than-average inpatient care remains unknown...
  10. doi request reprint Performance of the Global Assessment of Pediatric Patient Safety (GAPPS) Tool
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Division of Sleep Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachussets
    Pediatrics 137:. 2016
    ..This study's objective was to develop and test the Global Assessment of Pediatric Patient Safety (GAPPS) trigger tool, which measures hospital-wide rates of AEs and preventable AEs...
  11. doi request reprint Measuring pediatric hospital readmission rates to drive quality improvement
    Mari M Nakamura
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass Division of Infectious Diseases, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Acad Pediatr 14:S39-46. 2014
    ..More research is needed on methods to enhance adjustment of readmission rates and on how to prevent pediatric readmissions. ..
  12. pmc Development and Validation of the Adolescent Assessment of Preparation for Transition: A Novel Patient Experience Measure
    Gregory S Sawicki
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Division of Respiratory Diseases, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 57:282-7. 2015
    ..No quality measure exists to directly assess adolescent experiences of HCT preparation. Our objective was to develop an adolescent-reported measure of the quality of HCT preparation received from pediatric health care providers...
  13. pmc Pediatric readmission prevalence and variability across hospitals
    Jay G Berry
    Division of General Pediatrics, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 309:372-80. 2013
    ..Readmission rates are used as an indicator of the quality of care that patients receive during a hospital admission and after discharge...
  14. pmc Predictors of timing of transfer from pediatric- to adult-focused primary care
    Lauren E Wisk
    Center for Child Health Care Studies, Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute, Boston, Massachusetts2Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA
    JAMA Pediatr 169:e150951. 2015
    ..Current recommendations suggest that primary-care transfers for youths occur between 18 and 21 years of age. However, the current epidemiology of transfer timing is unknown...
  15. doi request reprint Development of the Children With Disabilities Algorithm
    Alyna T Chien
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Departments of Pediatrics, and
    Pediatrics 136:e871-8. 2015
    ..We developed the CWD algorithm (CWDA), which uses International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM) codes to identify CWD...