THOMAS P O'TOOLE

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Tailoring Care to Vulnerable Populations by Incorporating Social Determinants of Health: the Veterans Health Administration's "Homeless Patient Aligned Care Team" Program
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans, Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Ave, Providence, RI 02909 Email
    Prev Chronic Dis 13:E44. 2016
  2. pmc Screening for Food Insecurity in Six Veterans Administration Clinics for the Homeless, June-December 2015
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans, Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Ave, Providence, RI 02908 Email
    Prev Chronic Dis 14:E04. 2017
  3. pmc Tailoring Outreach Efforts to Increase Primary Care Use Among Homeless Veterans: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Ave, Providence, RI, 02908, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 30:886-98. 2015
  4. pmc Primary care and youth mental health in Ireland: qualitative study in deprived urban areas
    Dorothy Leahy
    Graduate Entry Medical School, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
    BMC Fam Pract 14:194. 2013
  5. pmc Applying the chronic care model to homeless veterans: effect of a population approach to primary care on utilization and clinical outcomes
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center for Systems, Outcomes, and Quality in Chronic Disease and Rehabilitation, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2493-9. 2010
  6. pmc Benefits of a primary care clinic co-located and integrated in a mental health setting for veterans with serious mental illness
    Paul A Pirraglia
    Systems Outcomes and Quality in Chronic disease and Rehabilitation, Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Ave, Bldg 32, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E51. 2012
  7. pmc Building care systems to improve access for high-risk and vulnerable veteran populations
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, RI 02918, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:683-8. 2011
  8. pmc Aversion to injection limits acceptability of extended-release naltrexone among homeless, alcohol-dependent patients
    Peter D Friedmann
    Center on System, Outcomes and Quality in Chronic Disease and Rehabilitation, Research Service, Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Subst Abus 34:94-6. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Colocated general medical care and preventable hospital admissions for veterans with serious mental illness
    Paul A Pirraglia
    Providence Department of VeteransAffairs VA Medical Center, Providence, RI02908 4799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:554-7. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Building high functioning clinical teams through quality improvement initiatives
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Chief, Primary Care, Providence VA Medical Center, Providence, RI, USA
    Qual Prim Care 19:13-22. 2011

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Publications11

  1. pmc Tailoring Care to Vulnerable Populations by Incorporating Social Determinants of Health: the Veterans Health Administration's "Homeless Patient Aligned Care Team" Program
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans, Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Ave, Providence, RI 02909 Email
    Prev Chronic Dis 13:E44. 2016
    ..We described the national implementation of a "homeless medical home" initiative in the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) and correlated patient health outcomes with characteristics of high-performing sites...
  2. pmc Screening for Food Insecurity in Six Veterans Administration Clinics for the Homeless, June-December 2015
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans, Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Ave, Providence, RI 02908 Email
    Prev Chronic Dis 14:E04. 2017
    ..We assessed findings from a food-insecurity screening of a national sample of Veterans Administration clinics for homeless and formerly homeless veterans...
  3. pmc Tailoring Outreach Efforts to Increase Primary Care Use Among Homeless Veterans: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Ave, Providence, RI, 02908, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 30:886-98. 2015
    ..Homeless individuals often have significant unmet health care needs that are critical to helping them leave homelessness. However, engaging them in primary and mental health care services is often elusive and difficult to achieve...
  4. pmc Primary care and youth mental health in Ireland: qualitative study in deprived urban areas
    Dorothy Leahy
    Graduate Entry Medical School, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland
    BMC Fam Pract 14:194. 2013
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  5. pmc Applying the chronic care model to homeless veterans: effect of a population approach to primary care on utilization and clinical outcomes
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center for Systems, Outcomes, and Quality in Chronic Disease and Rehabilitation, Providence, RI 02908 4799, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:2493-9. 2010
    ..We compared a population-tailored approach to primary care for homeless veterans with a usual care approach...
  6. pmc Benefits of a primary care clinic co-located and integrated in a mental health setting for veterans with serious mental illness
    Paul A Pirraglia
    Systems Outcomes and Quality in Chronic disease and Rehabilitation, Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Ave, Bldg 32, Providence, RI 02908, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 9:E51. 2012
    ..We tested whether implementation of such a program affected health service use and cardiovascular risk factor control among veterans with serious mental illness who had previously demonstrated limited primary care engagement...
  7. pmc Building care systems to improve access for high-risk and vulnerable veteran populations
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Providence VA Medical Center, 830 Chalkstone Avenue, Providence, RI 02918, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 26:683-8. 2011
    ..The resulting lack of treatment engagement makes these vulnerable patient populations susceptible to poor health outcomes and an over-reliance on emergency department-based care...
  8. pmc Aversion to injection limits acceptability of extended-release naltrexone among homeless, alcohol-dependent patients
    Peter D Friedmann
    Center on System, Outcomes and Quality in Chronic Disease and Rehabilitation, Research Service, Providence Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Subst Abus 34:94-6. 2013
    ..Clinical trials suggest that depot extended-release naltrexone (XR-NTX) is efficacious in reducing alcohol consumption among alcohol-dependent subjects...
  9. doi request reprint Colocated general medical care and preventable hospital admissions for veterans with serious mental illness
    Paul A Pirraglia
    Providence Department of VeteransAffairs VA Medical Center, Providence, RI02908 4799, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:554-7. 2011
    ..This study examined whether veterans with serious mental illness in mental health settings with colocated general medical care had fewer hospitalizations for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions than veterans in other settings...
  10. ncbi request reprint Building high functioning clinical teams through quality improvement initiatives
    THOMAS P O'TOOLE
    Chief, Primary Care, Providence VA Medical Center, Providence, RI, USA
    Qual Prim Care 19:13-22. 2011
    ..Team-based care has consistently been associated with improved clinical outcomes. However, strategies for promoting and sustaining a team-based approach in family medicine practice are more elusive...
  11. doi request reprint Homeless Veterans' Use of Peer Mentors and Effects on Costs and Utilization in VA Clinics
    Jean Yoon
    Dr Yoon, Ms Lo, and Ms Gehlert are with the Health Economics Resource Center, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Menlo Park, California e mail Dr Yoon is also with the Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco Ms Johnson and Dr O Toole are with the National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans, Providence VA Medical Center, Providence, Rhode Island
    Psychiatr Serv . 2017
    ..The study compared health care utilization and costs among homeless veterans randomly assigned to peer mentors or usual care and described contacts with peer mentors...