Paul L Hebert

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patient-centered medical home initiative produced modest economic results for Veterans Health Administration, 2010-12
    Paul L Hebert
    Paul L Hebert is an investigator in the Veterans Affairs VA Health Services Research and Development Center for Veteran Centered, Value Driven Health, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, and a research associate professor in the Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, both in Seattle
    Health Aff (Millwood) 33:980-7. 2014
  2. doi request reprint The contribution of geography to black/white differences in the use of low neonatal mortality hospitals in New York City
    Paul L Hebert
    VA HSR and D, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Med Care 49:200-6. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Methods for using data abstracted from medical charts to impute longitudinal missing data in a clinical trial
    Paul L Hebert
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Northwest Center for Outcomes Research in Older Adults, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    Value Health 14:1085-91. 2011
  4. doi request reprint A First Look at PCMH Implementation for Minority Veterans: Room for Improvement
    Susan E Hernandez
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington Seattle Center of Innovation for Veteran Centered and Value Driven Care, VA, Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA Institute for Better Health, Trillium Health Partners, Toronto Canada General Internal Medicine Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA Office of Analytics and Business Intelligence, Veterans Health Administration, Washington, DC
    Med Care 54:253-61. 2016
  5. doi request reprint Association between local area unemployment rates and use of Veterans Affairs outpatient health services
    Edwin S Wong
    Northwest Center for Outcomes Research in Older Adults, VA Puget Sound Health Care System Department of Health Services, University of Washington Office of Analytics and Business Intelligence, Veterans Health Administration, Seattle, WA
    Med Care 52:137-43. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Does Favorable Selection Among Medicare Advantage Enrollees Affect Measurement of Hospital Readmission Rates?
    Edwin S Wong
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 71:367-83. 2014
  7. pmc Trends in Timing of Dialysis Initiation within Versus Outside the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Margaret K Yu
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, and Kidney Research Institute, Seattle, Washington
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 10:1418-27. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Local Area Unemployment and the Demand for Inpatient Care Among Veterans Affairs Enrollees
    Edwin S Wong
    Center of Innovation for Veteran Centered and Value Driven Care, Seattle, WA, USA University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 72:468-80. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Patient-centered medical home implementation and primary care provider turnover
    Philip W Sylling
    Northwest HSR and D Center for Innovation, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington General Internal Medicine Service, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington VHA Office of Analytics and Business Intelligence, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, WA
    Med Care 52:1017-22. 2014
  10. pmc Trends in the Timing and Clinical Context of Maintenance Dialysis Initiation
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Department of Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, Washington Departments of Medicine and Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington
    J Am Soc Nephrol 26:1975-81. 2015

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Patient-centered medical home initiative produced modest economic results for Veterans Health Administration, 2010-12
    Paul L Hebert
    Paul L Hebert is an investigator in the Veterans Affairs VA Health Services Research and Development Center for Veteran Centered, Value Driven Health, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, and a research associate professor in the Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, both in Seattle
    Health Aff (Millwood) 33:980-7. 2014
    ..Although PACT has not generated a positive return, it is still maturing, and trends in costs and use are favorable. Adopting patient-centered care does not appear to have been a major financial risk for the VHA...
  2. doi request reprint The contribution of geography to black/white differences in the use of low neonatal mortality hospitals in New York City
    Paul L Hebert
    VA HSR and D, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Med Care 49:200-6. 2011
    ..Racial differences in the use of high-quality hospital care contribute to racial disparities in mortality for very low birth weight (VLBW) neonates...
  3. doi request reprint Methods for using data abstracted from medical charts to impute longitudinal missing data in a clinical trial
    Paul L Hebert
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Northwest Center for Outcomes Research in Older Adults, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA
    Value Health 14:1085-91. 2011
    ..To describe a method for imputing missing follow-up blood pressure data in a clinical hypertension trial using blood pressures abstracted from medical charts...
  4. doi request reprint A First Look at PCMH Implementation for Minority Veterans: Room for Improvement
    Susan E Hernandez
    Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington Seattle Center of Innovation for Veteran Centered and Value Driven Care, VA, Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA Institute for Better Health, Trillium Health Partners, Toronto Canada General Internal Medicine Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA Office of Analytics and Business Intelligence, Veterans Health Administration, Washington, DC
    Med Care 54:253-61. 2016
    ..Implementation of Patient Aligned Care Teams (PACT), a patient-centered medical home model, has been inconsistent among the >900 primary care facilities in the Veterans Health Administration...
  5. doi request reprint Association between local area unemployment rates and use of Veterans Affairs outpatient health services
    Edwin S Wong
    Northwest Center for Outcomes Research in Older Adults, VA Puget Sound Health Care System Department of Health Services, University of Washington Office of Analytics and Business Intelligence, Veterans Health Administration, Seattle, WA
    Med Care 52:137-43. 2014
    ..Prior research indicates that federal spending on Medicare, Medicaid, and other government health programs accelerated during the Great Recession...
  6. doi request reprint Does Favorable Selection Among Medicare Advantage Enrollees Affect Measurement of Hospital Readmission Rates?
    Edwin S Wong
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA, USA University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 71:367-83. 2014
    ..Estimation of quality metrics should carefully consider sample selection to produce valid policy inferences. ..
  7. pmc Trends in Timing of Dialysis Initiation within Versus Outside the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Margaret K Yu
    Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, and Kidney Research Institute, Seattle, Washington
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 10:1418-27. 2015
    ..This study compared temporal trends in eGFR at dialysis initiation within versus outside the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)-the largest non-fee-for-service health system in the United States...
  8. doi request reprint Local Area Unemployment and the Demand for Inpatient Care Among Veterans Affairs Enrollees
    Edwin S Wong
    Center of Innovation for Veteran Centered and Value Driven Care, Seattle, WA, USA University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 72:468-80. 2015
    ..These results suggest inpatient use is less sensitive to the economy, although worse economic conditions slightly affected inpatient demand for select veterans. ..
  9. doi request reprint Patient-centered medical home implementation and primary care provider turnover
    Philip W Sylling
    Northwest HSR and D Center for Innovation, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington General Internal Medicine Service, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington VHA Office of Analytics and Business Intelligence, VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, WA
    Med Care 52:1017-22. 2014
    ..This study examined the association between a system-wide PCMH implementation and PCP turnover...
  10. pmc Trends in the Timing and Clinical Context of Maintenance Dialysis Initiation
    ANN M O'HARE
    Department of Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, Department of Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Healthcare System, Seattle, Washington Departments of Medicine and Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington
    J Am Soc Nephrol 26:1975-81. 2015
    ..13 to 1.81) and 1.46 (95% CI, 1.09 to 1.97), respectively. In conclusion, trends in eGFR at dialysis initiation at VA medical centers do not seem to reflect changes in the clinical context in which dialysis is initiated...
  11. pmc Timing of Initiation of Maintenance Dialysis: A Qualitative Analysis of the Electronic Medical Records of a National Cohort of Patients From the Department of Veterans Affairs
    Susan P Y Wong
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle
    JAMA Intern Med 176:228-35. 2016
    ..There is often considerable uncertainty about the optimal time to initiate maintenance dialysis in individual patients and little medical evidence to guide this decision...
  12. doi request reprint Weekend Discharges and Length of Stay Among Veterans Admitted for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    Seppo T Rinne
    VA Connecticut Health Care System, West Haven Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Yale University, New Haven, CT Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Puget Sound Health Care System Departments of Health Services Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, University of Washington, Seattle, WA Department of Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA
    Med Care 53:753-7. 2015
    ..Discharge rates are substantially lower on weekends, though the impact on hospital length of stay (LOS) is not fully understood...
  13. doi request reprint Implementation of the patient-centered medical home in the Veterans Health Administration: associations with patient satisfaction, quality of care, staff burnout, and hospital and emergency department use
    Karin M Nelson
    Seattle Center of Innovation for Veteran Centered and Value Driven Care, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington2General Internal Medicine Service, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 3Department of Medicine, University o
    JAMA Intern Med 174:1350-8. 2014
    ..To track progress and evaluate outcomes at all VHA primary care clinics, we developed and validated a method to assess PCMH implementation...
  14. doi request reprint Reliance on Veterans Affairs outpatient care by Medicare-eligible veterans
    Chuan Fen Liu
    Northwest Center for Outcomes Research in Older Adults, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 98101, USA
    Med Care 49:911-7. 2011
    ..To examine longitudinal changes in Medicare-eligible veterans' reliance on the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) healthcare system for primary and specialty care over 4 years...
  15. pmc Intravenous access during out-of-hospital emergency care of noninjured patients: a population-based outcome study
    Christopher W Seymour
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 59:296-303. 2012
    ..We evaluate the association between out-of-hospital, intravenous access and mortality among noninjured, non-cardiac arrest patients...
  16. pmc Cost-effectiveness of nurse-led disease management for heart failure in an ethnically diverse urban community
    Paul L Hebert
    Health Services Research and Development, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health CareSystem, 1100 Olive Way, Suite 1400, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:540-8. 2008
    ..Randomized, controlled trials have shown that nurse-led disease management for patients with heart failure can reduce hospitalizations. Less is known about the cost-effectiveness of these interventions...
  17. pmc Unhealthy alcohol use in older adults: Association with readmissions and emergency department use in the 30 days after hospital discharge
    Laura J Chavez
    Health Services Research and Development, Seattle Center of Innovation for Veteran Centered and Value Driven Care, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, United States Department of Health Services, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 158:94-101. 2016
    ..This study examined the association between AUDIT-C alcohol screening results and 30-day readmissions or ED visits...