Geoffrey F Joyce

Summary

Affiliation: RAND Corporation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Variation in inpatient resource use in the treatment of HIV: do the privately insured receive more care?
    G F Joyce
    RAND Health Sciences Program, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Med Care 37:220-7. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Mental health status and use of general medical services for persons with human immunodeficiency virus
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, California 90407 2138, USA
    Med Care 43:834-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Pharmacy benefit caps and the chronically ill
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1333-44. 2007
  4. pmc The effectiveness of covering smoking cessation services for medicare beneficiaries
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:2106-23. 2008
  5. pmc Impact of specialty drugs on the use of other medical services
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND Corporation, CA 90401, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:821-8. 2008
  6. pmc Medicare part D after 2 years
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:536-44. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Employer drug benefit plans and spending on prescription drugs
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND Health, 1700 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    JAMA 288:1733-9. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint The lifetime burden of chronic disease among the elderly
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:W5R18-29. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Varying pharmacy benefits with clinical status: the case of cholesterol-lowering therapy
    Dana P Goldman
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Am J Manag Care 12:21-8. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Pharmacy benefits and the use of drugs by the chronically ill
    Dana P Goldman
    RAND, Santa Monica, Calif 90407 2138, USA
    JAMA 291:2344-50. 2004

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Variation in inpatient resource use in the treatment of HIV: do the privately insured receive more care?
    G F Joyce
    RAND Health Sciences Program, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Med Care 37:220-7. 1999
    ..To estimate the impact of insurance status on inpatient resource use after adjusting for health upon admission and site of care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Mental health status and use of general medical services for persons with human immunodeficiency virus
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, California 90407 2138, USA
    Med Care 43:834-9. 2005
    ..Serious medical illness often is accompanied by psychological distress. Individuals experiencing mental disorders or symptoms have higher rates of morbidity and mortality, worse social functioning, and use of general medical services...
  3. ncbi request reprint Pharmacy benefit caps and the chronically ill
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1333-44. 2007
    ..Given the similarities between these plans and Part D, we make some inferences about reforms for Medicare...
  4. pmc The effectiveness of covering smoking cessation services for medicare beneficiaries
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:2106-23. 2008
    ..To examine whether reimbursement for Provider Counseling, Pharmacotherapies, and a telephone Quitline increase smoking cessation relative to Usual Care...
  5. pmc Impact of specialty drugs on the use of other medical services
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND Corporation, CA 90401, USA
    Am J Manag Care 14:821-8. 2008
    ..To examine whether initiation of a biologic agent to treat 2 autoimmune disorders -- rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and multiple sclerosis (MS) -- affects use of other medical services...
  6. pmc Medicare part D after 2 years
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Am J Manag Care 15:536-44. 2009
    ..To assess the broad impacts of Medicare Part D and the extent to which prior concerns have been realized...
  7. ncbi request reprint Employer drug benefit plans and spending on prescription drugs
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND Health, 1700 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    JAMA 288:1733-9. 2002
    ..It is unknown how these initiatives affect drug costs...
  8. ncbi request reprint The lifetime burden of chronic disease among the elderly
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    RAND, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:W5R18-29. 2005
    ..However, cumulative Medicare payments are only modestly higher for the chronically ill because of their shorter life expectancy...
  9. ncbi request reprint Varying pharmacy benefits with clinical status: the case of cholesterol-lowering therapy
    Dana P Goldman
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Am J Manag Care 12:21-8. 2006
    ..To determine whether a pharmacy benefit that varies copayments for cholesterol-lowering (CL) therapy according to expected therapeutic benefit would improve compliance and reduce use of other services...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pharmacy benefits and the use of drugs by the chronically ill
    Dana P Goldman
    RAND, Santa Monica, Calif 90407 2138, USA
    JAMA 291:2344-50. 2004
    ..Many health plans have instituted more cost sharing to discourage use of more expensive pharmaceuticals and to reduce drug spending...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prescription drug cost sharing: associations with medication and medical utilization and spending and health
    Dana P Goldman
    Health Economics, Finance, and Organization, RAND, Santa Monica, California 90407 2138, USA
    JAMA 298:61-9. 2007
    ..Prescription drugs are instrumental to managing and preventing chronic disease. Recent changes in US prescription drug cost sharing could affect access to them...
  12. pmc Coverage and preventive screening
    Daniella Meeker
    RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:173-84. 2011
    ..Preventive care has been shown as a high-value health care service. Many employers now offer expanded coverage of preventive care to encourage utilization...
  13. ncbi request reprint Benefit design and specialty drug use
    Dana P Goldman
    Health Economics at RAND in Santa Monica, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:1319-31. 2006
    ..01 to 0.21. Given the expense of many specialty drugs, care management should focus on making sure that patients who will most benefit receive them. Once such patients are identified, it makes little economic sense to limit coverage...
  14. ncbi request reprint Insurance status of HIV-infected adults in the post-HAART era: evidence from the United States
    Dana P Goldman
    RAND, 1700 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 2:85-90. 2003
    ..More speculatively, it suggests that the United States system for financing health care is not well-equipped to deal with epidemics that afflict a population in its prime work years...
  15. ncbi request reprint The changing face of pharmacy benefit design
    Jesse D Malkin
    RAND, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 23:194-9. 2004
    ..The effect on health outcomes depends on whether the high-cost drugs whose use is being discouraged have close, low-cost substitutes...
  16. ncbi request reprint Urologic diseases in America Project: analytical methods and principal findings
    Mark S Litwin
    Department of Urology, David Geffen School of Medicine, Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Urol 173:933-7. 2005
    ..We undertook a project, Urologic Diseases in America, to quantify the burden of urological diseases on the American public...
  17. ncbi request reprint Consequences of health trends and medical innovation for the future elderly
    Dana P Goldman
    RAND, Santa Monica, CA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 24:W5R5-17. 2005
    ..On the other hand, ten of the most promising medical technologies are forecast to increase spending greatly. It is unlikely that a "silver bullet" will emerge to both improve health and dramatically reduce medical spending...
  18. ncbi request reprint Moving towards better formulary management
    Dana P Goldman
    RAND, Santa Monica, Calif 90407 2138, USA
    Am J Manag Care 11:13-4. 2005
  19. ncbi request reprint Forecasting the nursing home population
    Darius Lakdawalla
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Med Care 41:8-20. 2003
    ..To forecast growth in the US nursing home population, as a function of trends in disability and marriage...
  20. pmc Medicare Part D: a successful start with room for improvement
    Dana P Goldman
    JAMA 299:1954-5. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint Disability forecasts and future Medicare costs
    Jayanta Bhattacharya
    Stanford University, USA
    Front Health Policy Res 7:75-94. 2004
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Male infertility
    Randall B Meacham
    Department of Urology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Urol 177:2058-66. 2007
    ..We assessed male infertility and its treatment in the United States by identifying trends in the use of health care resources and estimating the economic impact of such care...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prostatitis
    Michel A Pontari
    Department of Urology, Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Urol 177:2050-7. 2007
    ..We quantified the burden of prostatitis in the United States by identifying trends in the use of health care resources and estimating the economic impact of the disease...
  24. ncbi request reprint Interstitial cystitis and painful bladder syndrome
    Christopher K Payne
    Department of Urology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
    J Urol 177:2042-9. 2007
    ..We quantified the burden of interstitial cystitis/painful bladder syndrome on the health care system in the United States...
  25. ncbi request reprint Testis cancer
    Mitchell H Sokoloff
    Section of Urologic Oncology, Division of Urology and Renal Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Oregon Health and Sciences University, 3181 Southwest Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Urol 177:2030-41. 2007
    ..We quantified the burden of testis cancer in the United States by identifying trends in its incidence, its treatment and the use of health care resources to estimate the economic impact of the disease...
  26. ncbi request reprint Kidney cancer
    Eric M Wallen
    Division of Urology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Urol 177:2006-18; discussion 2018-9. 2007
    ..We quantified the burden of kidney cancer in the United States by identifying trends in the use of health care resources and estimating the economic impact of the disease...
  27. ncbi request reprint Male urethral stricture disease
    Richard A Santucci
    Department of Urology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    J Urol 177:1667-74. 2007
    ..We estimated the impact of urethral stricture disease by determining its prevalence, costs and other measures of burden, including side effects and the need for surgical intervention...
  28. ncbi request reprint Vesicoureteral reflux and ureteroceles
    Hans G Pohl
    Department of Urology, George Washington University, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Urol 177:1659-66. 2007
    ..We quantified the burden of vesicoureteral reflux and ureteroceles in the United States by identifying trends in the use of health care resources and estimating the economic impact of the diseases...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cryptorchidism and hypospadias
    Hans G Pohl
    Department of Urology, George Washington University, Children s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Urol 177:1646-51. 2007
    ..We quantified the burden of cryptorchidism and hypospadias in the United States by identifying trends in the use of health care resources and estimating the economic impact of the disease...
  30. ncbi request reprint A socioeconomic profile of older adults with HIV
    Geoffrey F Joyce
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:19-28. 2005
    ..The success of new drug therapies and the changing demographics of the HIV population necessitate innovative policies that promote labor force participation and continuous access to antiretroviral therapies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Bladder and upper tract urothelial cancer
    Badrinath R Konety
    Department of Urology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 1695, USA
    J Urol 177:1636-45. 2007
    ..We quantified the economic impact of caring for patients with bladder and upper tract urothelial cancer, and determined the primary drivers for such costs in the population in the United States...