M S Ridgely

Summary

Affiliation: RAND Corporation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Bundled payment fails to gain a foothold In California: the experience of the IHA bundled payment demonstration
    M Susan Ridgely
    M Susan Ridgely is senior policy analyst at the RAND Corporation in Santa Monica, California
    Health Aff (Millwood) 33:1345-52. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Managing Medicaid behavioral health care: findings of a national survey in the year 2000
    M Susan Ridgely
    RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, California 90407, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1000-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Florida's Medicaid mental health carve-out: lessons from the first years of implementation
    M S Ridgely
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, CA 90401, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 26:400-15. 1999
  4. pmc Health plans respond to parity: managing behavioral health care in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
    M Susan Ridgely
    RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Milbank Q 84:201-18. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint State mental health policy: critical elements of public-sector managed behavioral health programs for severe mental illness in five States
    M Susan Ridgely
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California 90407 2138, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:397-9. 2002
  6. pmc Adopting information technology to drive improvements in patient safety: lessons from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality health information technology grantees
    Cheryl L Damberg
    RAND, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Health Serv Res 44:684-700. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Crossed wires: how yesterday's privacy rules might undercut tomorrow's nationwide health information network
    Michael D Greenberg
    RAND Center for Corporate Ethics and Governance in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:450-2. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of contact with public service sectors among homeless adults with and without alcohol and other drug disorders
    Chloe E Bird
    RAND, 1700 Main Street, P O Box 2138, Santa Monica, California 90407 2138, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:716-25. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Is conventional wisdom wrong? Coverage for substance abuse treatment under Medicaid managed care
    Margaret Maglione
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:285-90. 2006
  10. pmc Managed behavioral health care: an instrument to characterize critical elements of public sector programs
    M Susan Ridgely
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:1105-23. 2002

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Bundled payment fails to gain a foothold In California: the experience of the IHA bundled payment demonstration
    M Susan Ridgely
    M Susan Ridgely is senior policy analyst at the RAND Corporation in Santa Monica, California
    Health Aff (Millwood) 33:1345-52. 2014
    ..Although bundled payment failed to gain a foothold in California, the evaluation provides lessons for future bundled payment initiatives. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Managing Medicaid behavioral health care: findings of a national survey in the year 2000
    M Susan Ridgely
    RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, California 90407, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1000-6. 2006
    ..Although Medicaid is the primary payer for public mental health systems, relatively little is known about managed care arrangements at the health plan level...
  3. ncbi request reprint Florida's Medicaid mental health carve-out: lessons from the first years of implementation
    M S Ridgely
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, CA 90401, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 26:400-15. 1999
    ..These findings may offer guidance for other states implementing major managed care policy initiative for disabled Medicaid enrollees...
  4. pmc Health plans respond to parity: managing behavioral health care in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
    M Susan Ridgely
    RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Milbank Q 84:201-18. 2006
    ..Carriers dropped cost-restraining benefit limits. A smaller percentage also changed the management of the benefit, but these changes affected the care of many enrollees, making the overall parity effect noteworthy...
  5. ncbi request reprint State mental health policy: critical elements of public-sector managed behavioral health programs for severe mental illness in five States
    M Susan Ridgely
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, California 90407 2138, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:397-9. 2002
  6. pmc Adopting information technology to drive improvements in patient safety: lessons from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality health information technology grantees
    Cheryl L Damberg
    RAND, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Health Serv Res 44:684-700. 2009
    ..To document and assess the experiences of 104 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)-funded health information technology (health IT) grantees in planning and implementing health IT systems...
  7. doi request reprint Crossed wires: how yesterday's privacy rules might undercut tomorrow's nationwide health information network
    Michael D Greenberg
    RAND Center for Corporate Ethics and Governance in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:450-2. 2009
    ..This is necessary because the current framework of privacy laws is not well suited for regulating a transformed health care system, where computer networks supersede conventional communications media...
  8. ncbi request reprint Predictors of contact with public service sectors among homeless adults with and without alcohol and other drug disorders
    Chloe E Bird
    RAND, 1700 Main Street, P O Box 2138, Santa Monica, California 90407 2138, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:716-25. 2002
    ..This study examined the predictors of contact with agencies in the health, mental health, social welfare and criminal justice sectors by AOD status among a probability sample of homeless adults in Houston, Texas...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is conventional wisdom wrong? Coverage for substance abuse treatment under Medicaid managed care
    Margaret Maglione
    RAND Corporation, Santa Monica, CA 90401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:285-90. 2006
    ..About half of the waiver programs that covered substance abuse treatment covered methadone maintenance, but waiver programs employing comprehensive health plans were more likely to provide coverage for methadone maintenance...
  10. pmc Managed behavioral health care: an instrument to characterize critical elements of public sector programs
    M Susan Ridgely
    RAND Health, Santa Monica, CA 90407 2138, USA
    Health Serv Res 37:1105-23. 2002
    ..To develop an instrument to characterize public sector managed behavioral health care arrangements to capture key differences between managed and "unmanaged" care and among managed care arrangements...
  11. ncbi request reprint Payment under public and private insurance and access to cochlear implants
    Steven Garber
    RAND, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 128:1145-52. 2002
    ..However, among hundreds of thousands of potential US candidates, only about 3000 received implants in 1999. To analyze whether insurance reimbursement levels may contribute to low access rates...
  12. ncbi request reprint Electronic prescribing and HIPAA privacy regulation
    Michael D Greenberg
    RAND Health, 201 North Craig St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Inquiry 41:461-8. 2004
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  13. pmc Impact of full mental health and substance abuse parity for children in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program
    Susan T Azrin
    Westat, 1650 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e452-9. 2007
    ..This study examined the effects of full mental health and substance abuse parity for children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Mental health and substance abuse insurance parity for federal employees: how did health plans respond?
    Colleen L Barry
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Health Policy and Administration, Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    J Policy Anal Manage 27:155-70. 2008
    ..This finding helps to explain the absence of an effect of the FEHB Program directive on total spending, and is relevant to the policy debate in Congress over federal parity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Behavioral health insurance parity for federal employees
    Howard H Goldman
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21227, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:1378-86. 2006
    ..The plans were encouraged to manage care...