proprietary health facilities
Summary: Health care institutions operated by private groups or corporations for a profit.
Publications122 found, 100 shown here
- Effect of the ownership of dialysis facilities on patients' survival and referral for transplantationP P Garg
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
N Engl J Med 341:1653-60. 1999..Therefore, we examined the effect of for-profit ownership of dialysis facilities on patients' survival and referral for possible transplantation...
- Hospice care for patients with dementia: does volume make a difference?Susan C Miller
Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Department of Community Health, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
J Pain Symptom Manage 35:283-91. 2008..Further study is needed to understand the nonintuitive negative association between higher volume and lower satisfaction. This study emphasizes the need for examination of quality outcomes by profit status...
- A change of plans. Beverly agrees to auction after hostile takeover movesJoseph Mantone
Mod Healthc 35:18. 2005
- HealthSouth woes may spell opportunities for providersBradley Worrell
Health Care Strateg Manage 21:1, 18-9. 2003
- An economic analysis of health plan conversions: are they in the public interest?Nancy Dean Beaulieu
Harvard Business School, USA
Front Health Policy Res 7:129-77. 2004....
- Tenet selling three in MassVince Galloro
Mod Healthc 34:8-9. 2004
- For profit vs. not-for-profit hospice: it is the quality that countsBarry M Kinzbrunner
J Palliat Med 5:483-5. 2002
- The emergence of proprietary medical facilities in ChinaXiaohui Hou
The World Bank Group, Washington, DC 20433, USA
Health Policy 88:141-51. 2008..After discussing the strengths and weaknesses of proprietary ownership in health care market in China, the paper concludes with important managerial and policy suggestions...
- Scaling the cliff. Post-acute providers report healthier numbers despite Medicare challengesSusanna Moon
Mod Healthc 34:24-7. 2004
- Competitive spillovers across non-profit and for-profit nursing homesDavid C Grabowski
Department of Health Care Organization and Policy, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 330 RPHB 1655 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
J Health Econ 22:1-22. 2003..These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that non-profits serve as a quality signal for uninformed nursing home consumers...
- Top 50 nursing facility chains 2002: an increasingly challenging financial environmentKathleen Vickery
Provider 29:39-43. 2003
- HealthSouth scandal offers opportunitiesDonald E L Johnson
Health Care Strateg Manage 21:2-3. 2003
- Predominantly female caseloads: identifying organizational correlates in private substance abuse treatment centersShannon M Tinney
Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 31:403-17. 2004....
- Not-for-profits are likely to adopt new fiscal rules. SEC's financial-reporting policy affects for-profits, but others wonder whether they could benefit, tooJeff Tieman
Mod Healthc 33:6-7. 2003
- What predicts oral health stability in a long-term care population?Barbara J Smith
University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
Spec Care Dentist 25:150-7. 2005..The data show that high levels of initial unmet needs were associated with difficulty achieving oral health stability for institutionalized elderly who routinely received comprehensive care...
- Transfer of risk: "right to sue" legislation and managed care organization stock performanceW B Weeks
Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
J Health Care Finance 28:16-24. 2001..The study suggests that equity markets responded to the proposed legislation quickly and that the impact of proposed legislation is felt through loss of market value and increased corporate risk...
- Iowa nursing home characteristics associated with reported abuseGerald J Jogerst
Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:203-7. 2006..To evaluate the association of nursing home abuse reported by employees in Iowa licensed nursing homes with nursing home characteristics, inspection results, nursing staff hours, and census demographics...
- Not-for-profit versus for-profit health care providers-Part I: comparing and contrasting their recordsTimothy Rotarius
University of Central Florida, College of Health and Public Affairs, Orlando, FL 32816, USA
Health Care Manag (Frederick) 24:296-310. 2005....
- Racial and socioeconomic differences in psychiatric symptoms in nursing home residents: a minimum data set-based pilot studyMarc H Zisselman
Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:17-22. 2006..Little research has explored racial and socioeconomic differences in the presence, detection, and treatment of neuropsychiatric symptoms in nursing home residents...
- Sustaining a best-care practice in a nursing homeCornelia Beck
Department of Geriatrics, National Institute on Aging, Alzheime s Disease Center at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, USA
J Healthc Qual 27:5-16. 2005....
- Care suffers when nursing homes switch to for-profit statusTammy Worth
Am J Nurs 108:21. 2008
- The wheels of justiceVal J Halamandaris
Caring 21:56. 2002
- Fundamentals of financial statement analysis for academic physician managersJ T Danzi
Allegheny University Hospitals, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Acad Med 73:363-9. 1998..The authors emphasize that the key to using the ratios they discuss and hundreds of others is first to decide what question needs answering and then to choose the relevant ratios to provide a basis for finding the answer...
- You don't know what you've got till it's goneRoy Walters
First Consulting Group, Chicago, USA
Healthc Financ Manage 57:94, 97. 2003
- For-profit clinic founder is CMA's new president-electLaura Eggertson
CMAJ 174:912-3. 2006
- Using financing to motivate a for-profit health care provider to deliver family planning services: is it a cost-effective intervention? A study of AAR health services in KenyaGrace Chee
Abt Associates Inc, 4800 Montgomery Lane, Suite 600, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
Int J Health Plann Manage 18:205-20. 2003..11 dollars per CYP). The analysis demonstrates that innovative family planning interventions with private providers should be considered as they can be more cost effective than traditional programmes...
- Clinical databases and the QUEST initiativeKitty J Jager
Blood Purif 25:219-20. 2007
- Weekly iron-folic acid supplementation to improve iron status and prevent pregnancy anemia in Filipino women of reproductive age: the Philippine experience through government and private partnershipLourdes S Paulino
National Center for Disease Prevention and Control, Department of Health, Santa Cruz, Manila 1106, Philippines
Nutr Rev 63:S109-15. 2005..Adolescent girls in school were also active participants...
- Dimensions of publicness and performance in substance abuse treatment organizationsCarolyn J Heinrich
LaFollette School of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
J Policy Anal Manage 23:49-70. 2004....
- Research ethics boards: no data on quality of for-profit or non-profit IRBsAdil E Shamoo
PLoS Med 3:e459; author reply e460, e471. 2006
- The impact of asymmetric information and ownership on nursing home accessEric W Christensen
CNA Corporation, Alexandria, VA, USA
Int J Health Care Finance Econ 5:273-97. 2005....
- From the editor--harrowing deaths in prisonSandra P Thomas
Issues Ment Health Nurs 26:559-60. 2005
- Facility charter and quality of care for board and care residentsNicholas G Castle
Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
J Health Soc Policy 20:23-42. 2004..These results are discussed emphasizing their implications for efficient and effective resident care...
- Is the price too high? Execs' high compensation may be distracting them from their jobsDavid Burda
Mod Healthc 35:21. 2005
- Lab business cooking. Carilion to launch for-profit ventureMelanie Evans
Mod Healthc 35:10, 12. 2005
- Integration of a medication management model into outcome-based quality improvement: a pilot program in a rural propriety home healthcare agencyWayne L Atkinson
Home Care Plus, HC 81 Box 288, Lewisburg, WV 24901, USA
Home Health Care Serv Q 24:29-45. 2005..By enhancing efficiencies in its medication management program, an agency not only stands to improve quality of care, but also to maximize resources, making the intervention affordable to implement and decreasing burden on staff...
- Sun, Genesis find their footing. Two different approaches, two successful turnaroundsKathleen Vickery
Provider 30:23-4, 27. 2004
- Smash and grabKieran Walshe
Manchester University, Centre for Healthcare Management
Health Serv J 114:14-5. 2004
- Does the impact of managed care on substance abuse treatment services vary by provider profit status?Todd A Olmstead
Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
Health Serv Res 40:1862-82. 2005..To extend our previous research by determining whether, and how, the impact of managed care (MC) on substance abuse treatment (SAT) services differs by facility ownership...
- A randomized controlled trial of Minnesota day clinic treatment of alcoholicsMorten Grønbaek
Centre for Alcohol Research, National Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen, Denmark
Addiction 102:381-8. 2007..To compare the Minnesota day clinic treatment with the traditional public psychosocial treatment...
- Nursing documentation of telephone communication with physicians in community nursing homesMatthew K McNabney
Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 55605 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:180-5. 2004..The objective of this study was to describe the nursing documentation of telephone communication with physicians in community nursing homes...
- Investors for LTACs. Regulatory concerns could be causing C-suite shiftsJessica Zigmond
Mod Healthc 37:14-5. 2007
- Nursing home ads rebukedJessica Zigmond
Mod Healthc 37:26, 28. 2007
- The new math of old age. Why the nursing home industry's cries of poverty don't add upChristopher H Schmitt
US News World Rep 133:66-7, 70-4. 2002
- A national general practice census: characteristics of rural general practicesS N Gabhainn
Department of Health Promotion and Department of General Practice, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
Fam Pract 18:622-6. 2001..Consideration should be given to the development of formal under- and postgraduate rural general practice programmes to prepare new, and continue to enthuse present, rural GPs...
- A review of data on the health sector of the United States January 2002Ida Hellander
Physicians for a National Health Program, Chicago, IL 60602, USA
Int J Health Serv 32:579-99. 2002..Also provided is an update on Congressional activity on health care legislation, the role of health care industry money in politics, and some developments in health care systems elsewhere in the world...
- SEC investigates HealthSouth amid reports of shady dealingsJulie Piotrowski
Mod Healthc 32:8-9. 2002
- The comparative performance of for-profit and nonprofit home health care services in the USP V Rosenau
School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, 1200 Herman Pressler Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
Home Health Care Serv Q 20:47-59. 2001..The second objective is to discover the proportion of all research on this topic that is devoted to home health care services compared to all other health services providers...
- Nursing home performance in resident care in the United States: is it only a matter of for-profit versus not-for-profit?Frederic H Decker
National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3311 Toledo Road, Room 3435, Hyattsville, MD 20782, USA
Health Econ Policy Law 3:115-40. 2008..Understanding the complexity of factors affecting resources expended on resident care may further our understanding of the production of quality in nursing homes, whether in the US or elsewhere...
- The association between profit levels and quality of care in California nursing homesAdam Gilden Tsai
Med Care 41:1315-7. 2003
- Does investor-ownership of nursing homes compromise the quality of care?Charlene Harrington
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Int J Health Serv 32:315-25. 2002..In the multivariate analysis, investor-ownership predicted 0.679 additional deficiencies per home; chain-ownership predicted an additional 0.633 deficiencies per home. Nurse staffing ratios were markedly lower at investor-owned homes...
- Factors influencing the care-seeking behaviour of chest symptomatics: a community-based study involving rural and urban population in Tamil Nadu, South IndiaG Sudha
Tuberculosis Research Centre, Indian Council of Medical Research, Chennai, India
Trop Med Int Health 8:336-41. 2003..Fifty per cent of the participants who did not seek care felt that their symptoms were not severe...
- A national view of workplace injuries in nursing homesNicholas G Castle
Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Health Care Manage Rev 34:92-103. 2009..Data from a large sample of nursing homes were used to examine the cross-sectional association between workplace injuries and organizational factors, caregiver staffing levels, and quality...
- Asymmetric information, ownership and quality of care: an empirical analysis of nursing homesShin Yi Chou
Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, New Jersey Institute of Technology and National Bureau of Economic Research, University Heights, Newark 07102 1982, USA
J Health Econ 21:293-311. 2002..The study shows that the differences between for-profit and nonprofit homes do become manifest when asymmetric information is present...
- Making cents of logistics. 15 ways to improve inventory controlAngela Newman
National Nephrology Associates, Nashville, Tenn, USA
Nephrol News Issues 17:56-8. 2003
- [Modifiable cardiovascular risk factors: which ones are we really modifying?]Tomas Romero
Sharp Health Care, San Diego, California, Estados Unidos de Norteamérica
Rev Med Chil 137:1498-501. 2009..The ongoing global obesity epidemic reinforces the need for these changes. Public and privately sponsored programs and policies to improve education and access to health resources are important components of this process ...
- Post-acute service use following acute myocardial infarction in the elderlySusan E Bronskill
Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, University of Toronto
Health Care Financ Rev 24:77-93. 2002..After adjusting for many patient and hospital characteristics, however, variation in PASU remained across States...
- For-profit and not-for-profit health plans participating in MedicaidB E Landon
Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 20:162-71. 2001..On balance, these findings should reassure critics of for-profit health care...
- [Fairness in Germany's long-term care insurance: the relationship between social insurance and private mandatory insurance]H Rothgang
Zentrum für Sozialpolitik, Universitat Bremen
Gesundheitswesen 72:154-60. 2010..If this is not possible at least a risk equalization scheme should be introduced that equalizes the risk structure concerning the expenses and - if possible - also the income side...
- A primer on EVA for health care providersJames L Grant
University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA, USA
J Health Care Finance 33:22-38. 2007..That being said, the question addressed here is how to measure the economic profit of providers in the health care sector, which is largely comprised of not-for-profit organizations such as clinics, laboratories, and hospitals...
- A comparison of quality measures between for-profit and nonprofit medicare-certified home health agencies in MichiganKathryn L Haldiman
Visiting Nurse Association of Southeast Michigan, Oak Park, Michigan, USA
Home Health Care Serv Q 29:75-90. 2010..The relative value of both types of ownership should be recognized. Future research may focus on using standardized quality measures to explore further the impact of profit orientation on home health quality of care...
- Early complications of total hip and knee replacement: a comparison of outcomes in a regional orthopaedic hospital and two independent treatment centresGordon Bannister
Avon Orthopaedic Centre, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 92:610-4. 2010..There is anecdotal evidence of poorer outcomes from prosthetic joint replacement performed in independent treatment centres but very few comparative studies...
- Removing the taint. A year later, HealthSouth works to burnish its nameJessica Zigmond
Mod Healthc 36:8-9. 2006
- Capacity strengthening in malaria research: the Gates Malaria PartnershipBrian M Greenwood
Gates Malaria Partnership, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 50 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3DP, UK
Trends Parasitol 22:278-84. 2006..Capacity development, notably through a PhD programme, has been an underlying feature of all aspects of the programme...
- An interim prosthesis program for lower limb amputees: comparison of public and private models of serviceRobert Gordon
Centre for Health Service Development, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, 2522 Australia
Prosthet Orthot Int 34:175-83. 2010..0% lower compared with the private model. The results suggest that a public model of service may provide a more comprehensive and less expensive interim prosthesis program for lower limb amputees...
- Relationship among length of facility ownership, clinical performance, and mortalityDavid Van Wyck
DaVita Inc, Lakewood, Colorado, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:248-51. 2010..Because growth rates among providers differ, we reasoned that clinical performance and mortality rates in dialysis facilities may be related to length of facility ownership...
- Adjusting to new rules. Annual survey shows many post-acute-care providers report growth even as they struggle with shifting reimbursementJessica Zigmond
Mod Healthc 36:24-6, 28. 2006
- Having a voice and being heard: nursing home residents and in-house advocacyRonald J Walent
Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
J Gerontol Nurs 34:34-42; quiz 44-5. 2008..Attending to patterns of advocacy and the effect of the nursing home environment on resident communication are essential for individualizing care and promoting systems to ensure residents have a voice and are heard...
- Care UK chief urges swift ISTC take-up. Interview by Helen MooneyMike Parish
Health Serv J 117:18-9. 2007
- CFO suspended, Scrushy settlesJessica Zigmond
Mod Healthc 37:12. 2007
- Dialysis facility ownership and epoetin dosing in patients receiving hemodialysisMae Thamer
Medical Technology and Practice Patterns Institute, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
JAMA 297:1667-74. 2007..The type of facility (profit, chain, and affiliation status) at which a patient receives dialysis might affect epoetin dosing patterns and has implications for future epoetin policies...
- Manor Care deal leads to big paydays. Wilensky gets almost $800,000; CEO Ormond receives more than $77 millionCinda Becker
Mod Healthc 38:17. 2008
- Adherence to antiretroviral therapy and virologic suppression among HIV-infected persons receiving care in private clinics in Mumbai, IndiaBijal Shah
Department of Emergency Medicine, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
Clin Infect Dis 44:1235-44. 2007..Adherence to antiretroviral therapy (ART) and correlates of adherence and virologic suppression among human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected persons receiving ART in private, outpatient clinics in India is unknown...
- For-profit and not-for-profit nursing homes in Israel: do they differ with respect to quality of care?A Mark Clarfield
Department of Geriatrics, Soroka University Hospital, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beersheva, Israel
Arch Gerontol Geriatr 48:167-72. 2009..We conclude that in Israel, as in many other jurisdictions studied, FP NHs provide poorer care than NFPs, possibly due to a conflict between the demands of patient care and the desire to maximize profits in the FP institutions...
- Health care system in the Czech RepublicL Spacilova
Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Pharmacy in Hradec Kralove, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Czech Republic
Ann Ig 19:573-81. 2007..The health care system in the Czech Republic has underwent many changes during the last years and its further transformation reflecting social requests can be expected...
- Assessment of quality guidelines implementation using a continuous quality improvement programmeNick Richards
Fresenius Medical Care UK, Tipton, UK
Blood Purif 25:221-8. 2007..The main aim of this study is to describe the level of implementation of the EBPG in the European Fresenius Medical Care (FME) clinic network...
- [The disadvantaged excluded by a for-profit care]Jan Halldin
Lakartidningen 104:256. 2007
- Medical education--professionalismTimothy Howland
N Engl J Med 356:639; author reply 640-1. 2007
- Does the public sector outperform the nonprofit and for-profit sectors? Evidence from a national panel study on nursing home quality and accessAnna A Amirkhanyan
Department of Public Administration and Policy, American University, USA
J Policy Anal Manage 27:326-53. 2008..When compared to nonprofit and, in some cases, for-profit facilities, public nursing homes have a significantly higher share of Medicaid recipients. The paper proposes strategies to address the identified long-term care divide...
- Plans afoot for national network of for-profit urgent care centresDeborah Jones
CMAJ 176:22. 2007
- [Individual health services without compensation claims from the private health insurances' perspective]Axel Fortmann
DKV Deutsche Krankenversicherung AG, Koln
Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 100:713-8; discussion 723-4. 2006..Private health insurance offers a wide range of options for securing lasting and solid basic coverage. It is possible to optimize and enlarge this service by providing additional features and reasonable supplements...
- Retail clinics: coming to a location near you?Michelle Leiker
WMJ 105:51-2. 2006
- Agency ownership, patient payment source, and length of service in home care, 1992 2000Beth Han
US Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC, USA
Gerontologist 47:438-46. 2007..This study investigated how for-profit and not-for-profit agencies responded to policy changes in the 1990s with respect to length of service...
- Government-industry partnership in weekly iron-folic acid supplementation for women of reproductive age in the Philippines: impact on iron statusImelda Angeles-Agdeppa
Food and Nutrition Research Institute, Department of Science and Technology, Bicutan, Taguig, Manila, Philippines
Nutr Rev 63:S116-25. 2005..Weekly iron-folic acid supplementation should be recommended as a preventive strategy to control iron deficiency among reproductive-age women in the Philippines...
- HMO quality: does for-profit status matter?Ken Terry
Med Econ 79:53-4. 2002
- Implementing home care in Canada: four critical elementsB Richardson
We Care Inc, Toronto, Ontario
Healthc Pap 1:67-73, discussion 109-12. 2000..A national home care program may be an elusive dream, but that shouldn't stop experimentation, evaluation and improvement...
- Not-for-profit dialysis center care carries lower mortality risk, study saysDeborah Levenson
Rep Med Guidel Outcomes Res 13:7-9. 2002
- The two cultures and the health care revolution. Commerce and professionalism in medical careJ H McArthur
Harvard Business School, Boston, MA, USA
JAMA 277:985-9. 1997..Some operational options for such a national council, its membership, and the conduct of its affairs are briefly outlined as a basis for further discussion...
- Sta-home's status. Case could signal greater IRS scrutinyMark Taylor
Mod Healthc 32:24. 2002
- Exec claims HealthSouth will be bigger and betterMichael Romano
Mod Healthc 32:8. 2002
- Cash and compassion: profit status and the delivery of hospice servicesKarl A Lorenz
VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, University of California, Los Angeles
J Palliat Med 5:507-14. 2002..To evaluate the relationship of hospice profit status to patient selection and service delivery...
- Settlement terms. Ark. chain to pay $2 million to settle elder-abuse caseJulie Piotrowski
Mod Healthc 32:22-3. 2002
- Nephrologists fueling growth for smaller chains. "Everything that is old is new again" as physicians consider their optionsMark E Neumann
Nephrol News Issues 16:32, 44, 48. 2002
- Top 50 nursing facility chainsKathleen Vickery
Provider 28:43-7. 2002
- Enacting litigious environments: litigation and Florida's nursing homesChristopher E Johnson
Department of Health Services Administration, College of Health Professions, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
Health Care Manage Rev 27:7-20. 2002....
- Assessments of medical care by enrollees in for-profit and nonprofit health maintenance organizationsHa T Tu
Center for Studying Health System Change, Washington, DC 20024, USA
N Engl J Med 346:1288-93. 2002..It is uncertain how assessments of medical care differ between enrollees in for-profit and nonprofit health maintenance organizations (HMOs)...
- Earnings at a premium. Rate increases fuel gains for HMOs hit by rising costs, faltering economyLaura B Benko
Mod Healthc 32:22-3. 2002
- HMO behavior and stock market valuation: what does Wall Street reward and punish?M V Pauly
Health Care Systems Department, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
J Health Care Finance 28:7-15. 2001..This analysis supports the view that competitive HMO markets best constrain profits to investor-owned firms...
- International trade regulation and publicly funded health care in CanadaA S Ostry
Department of Health Care and Epidemiology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Int J Health Serv 31:475-80. 2001..New WTO agreements will bring increasing pressure to privatize Canada's public health care system and limit government's ability to control pharmaceutical costs...
- Ownership type and community benefits of women's health centersA J Khoury
University of Southern Mississippi, USA
Med Care Res Rev 58:76-99. 2001..Among women's health centers, the results show that ownership matters, and indicate the importance of supporting providers who serve the underserved and developing a standard of community benefits...
- Organizational efficiency and quality in Texas nursing facilitiesKris Joseph Knox
Department of Maritime Administration, Texas A and M University at Galveston, Galveston, TX 77552, USA
Health Care Manag Sci 6:175-88. 2003....
- INCIDENT REPORTING IN NURSING HOMESNicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008..This information will further our development of a standardized incident reporting mechanism recommended by the Institute of Medicine and others. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Staffing Characteristics of Nursing Homes and QualityNicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Influence of Staff Turnover on QualityNicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- EXAMINING NURSING HOME COMPARENicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- CONTROL OF CELL FATE--ROLE OF PROTEIN PHOSPHORYLATIONRuedi Aebersold; Fiscal Year: 2001....
- Home Health Agency Quality: Profit Orientation, Competition and RehospitalizationLaura Smith; Fiscal Year: 2007..Study results will add to the important ongoing debate about the public value of not-for-profits[unreadable] and potentially inform legislators considering policy impacting healthcare competition. ..
- Hospice Enrollment and LTC Policy (HELP)Susan Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Dental Utilization by Nursing Home Residents: 1986-2004ROBERT BAGRAMIAN; Fiscal Year: 2007..Quantifying over-time changes in the extent of oral health need and disease predictors within the nursing home population is important for resource allocation and policy development. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- UAMS Alzheimer's Disease Core CenterCornelia Beck; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Novel Quantitative, Comprehensive Proteomic TechnologyRuedi Aebersold; Fiscal Year: 2003..We anticipate the proposed pro ram will contribute significant towards fulfilling expectations for cancer research raised by the genomics revolution. ..
- PROBLEMATIC VOCALIZATIONS--BACKROUND AND PROXIMAL FACTORCornelia Beck; Fiscal Year: 2003..Further, data from a core set of background and proximal factors common across the three interactive projects will be combined to develop a model of factors operative in producing NDBs in general. ..
- Proteomics: Technologies and ApplicationsRuedi Aebersold; Fiscal Year: 2003..The goal of the meeting is to bring together the leading experts from the different areas of proteomics research to discuss emerging technologies and their applications to biological and clinical research. ..
- ISOTOPE CODED AFFINITY TAGS FOR QUANTITATIVE PROTEOMICSRuedi Aebersold; Fiscal Year: 2002..The technology will thus significantly contribute to the molecular diagnosis, the assessment of the cancer risk and prognosis, and the understanding of the molecular basis of cancer. ..
- PARTNERSHIP APPROACH FOR SUSTAINING BEST PRACTICESCornelia Beck; Fiscal Year: 2001..This study holds the promise of improving care in nursing homes by testing an organizational-level change intervention to sustain the use of nursing care best practice protocols and thus improve the quality of care. ..
- New Evidence on the Persistence of High Health SpendingRichard Hirth; Fiscal Year: 2009..We will provide an example of how such estimates can inform the evaluation of risk-adjustment and reinsurance as mechanisms to improve the functioning of small group health insurance markets. ..