marketing of health services
Summary: Application of marketing principles and techniques to maximize the use of health care resources.
Publications225 found, 100 shown here
- Strategic outsourcing of clinical services: a model for volume-stressed academic medical centersJohn E Billi
Internal Medicine and Medical Education, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA
Health Care Manage Rev 29:291-7. 2004..Health care management should employ strategic thinking to deal with service demands. This article uses three organizational models to develop a theoretical framework to guide the selection of clinical services for outsourcing...
- Steps to competitive advantage. A winning strategy involves five critical elementsKaren Corrigan
The Strategy Group, Norfolk, VA, USA
Mark Health Serv 24:48. 2004
- A broader view of marketing: implications for surgeonsScott W Kelley
Gatton College of Business and Economics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
Surg Innov 11:281-8. 2004..We identify and examine several key marketing issues critical to the success of health care providers in today's environment. Further, we offer some managerial recommendations designed to address each of these issues...
- Reaching consumers in the virtual worldChristopher Catallo
CareTech Solutions, Inc
Mark Health Serv 28:22-7. 2008
- Risk communication and informed consent in the medical tourism industry: a thematic content analysis of Canadian broker websitesKali Penney
Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive, NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
BMC Med Ethics 12:17. 2011..The purpose of this article is to examine the language, information, and online marketing of Canadian medical tourism brokers' websites in light of such ethical concerns...
- Effect of exposure to small pharmaceutical promotional items on treatment preferencesDavid Grande
Department of Medicine and Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 3641 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6218, USA
Arch Intern Med 169:887-93. 2009..Our experiment measures whether exposure to these items results in more favorable attitudes toward marketed products and whether policies that restrict pharmaceutical marketing mitigate this effect...
- Negotiating the boundary between medicine and consumer culture: online marketing of nutrigenetic testsPaula M Saukko
Department of Social Sciences, Loughborough University, Brockington Building, LE113TU Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
Soc Sci Med 70:744-53. 2010..This article contributes to this literature by examining the historical, regulatory and marketing processes through which certain goods and services become defined this way...
- Ghosts in the machine: publication planning in the medical sciencesSergio Sismondo
Department of Philosophy, Queen s University, Kingston, Canada
Soc Stud Sci 39:171-98. 2009..The medical research described here forms a new kind of corporate science, designed to look like traditional academic work, but performed largely to market products...
- Effect of illicit direct to consumer advertising on use of etanercept, mometasone, and tegaserod in Canada: controlled longitudinal studyMichael R Law
Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Avenue, 6th Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
BMJ 337:a1055. 2008..To assess the impact of direct to consumer advertising of prescription drugs in the United States on Canadian prescribing rates for three heavily marketed drugs-etanercept, mometasone, and tegaserod...
- Promoting medical tourism to India: messages, images, and the marketing of international patient travelValorie A Crooks
Simon Fraser University, Department of Geography, RCB 7123, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada V5A 1S6
Soc Sci Med 72:726-32. 2011..We conclude by identifying numerous avenues for future research by social and health scientists, and by considering the implications of our findings for existing knowledge gaps and debates within health geography specifically...
- Selling medical travel to US patient-consumers: the cultural appeal of website marketing messagesElisa J Sobo
San Diego State University, San Diego, California, USA
Anthropol Med 18:119-36. 2011..They also point to the need for finer-grained distinctions than the global gloss 'medical travel' offers...
- Pricing, distribution, and use of antimalarial drugsS D Foster
Department of Public Health and Policy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, England
Bull World Health Organ 69:349-63. 1991....
- The 2007 ABJS Marshall Urist Award: The impact of direct-to-consumer advertising in orthopaedicsKevin J Bozic
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
Clin Orthop Relat Res 458:202-19. 2007..Future efforts should be aimed at improving the quality and accuracy of information contained in consumer-directed advertisements related to orthopaedic implants and procedures...
- The 'patient's physician one-step removed': the evolving roles of medical tourism facilitatorsJeremy Snyder
Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, Canada
J Med Ethics 37:530-4. 2011..Facilitators have the potential to exacerbate or mitigate the ethical concerns associated with medical tourism, but their roles are poorly understood...
- "Medical tourism" and the global marketplace in health services: U.S. patients, international hospitals, and the search for affordable health careLeigh Turner
Center for Bioethics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Int J Health Serv 40:443-67. 2010..The emergence of a global market in health services will have profound consequences for health insurance, delivery of health services, patient-physician relationships, publicly funded health care, and the spread of medical consumerism...
- Developing countries court medical touristsNorra Macready
Lancet 369:1849-50. 2007
- Export of health services from developing countries: the case of TunisiaMarc Lautier
CEPN, Universite Paris 13, 99 av JB Clement, F 93430 Villetaneuse, France
Soc Sci Med 67:101-10. 2008..Finally, this case study highlights the regional dimension of external demand for health services and the predominance of South-South trade...
- Hospitals in India woo foreign patientsGanapati Mudur
BMJ 328:1338. 2004
- Evaluating online direct-to-consumer marketing of genetic tests: informed choices or buyers beware?Rose Geransar
Department of Community Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Genet Test 12:13-23. 2008..These implications are discussed in the context of a public healthcare system...
- Effect of large-scale social marketing of insecticide-treated nets on child survival in rural TanzaniaJ R Schellenberg
Ifakara Health Research and Development Centre, PO Box 53, Ifakara, Tanzania
Lancet 357:1241-7. 2001..We assessed coverage and the effect on child survival of a large-scale social marketing programme for insecticide-treated nets in two rural districts of southern Tanzania with high perennial malaria transmission...
- Medical journals are an extension of the marketing arm of pharmaceutical companiesRichard Smith
UnitedHealth Europe, London, United Kingdom
PLoS Med 2:e138. 2005
- They're coming to America ... for care as some facilities recruit foreign patientsShawn Rhea
Mod Healthc 37:20. 2007
- The current landscape for direct-to-consumer genetic testing: legal, ethical, and policy issuesStuart Hogarth
Department of Social Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough LE11 3TU, United Kingdom
Annu Rev Genomics Hum Genet 9:161-82. 2008..We also discuss a variety of other mechanisms such as general controls on advertising and consumer law mechanisms...
- What is known about the patient's experience of medical tourism? A scoping reviewValorie A Crooks
Department of Geography, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
BMC Health Serv Res 10:266. 2010..Medical tourism is understood as travel abroad with the intention of obtaining non-emergency medical services. This practice is the subject of increasing interest, but little is known about its scope...
- Current challenges for healthcare services and the opportunities created by the marketing abilitiesFlorian Popa
Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
J Med Life 1:16-22. 2008..Consequently, the model of "healthcare business" has to rely on the value for patient by creating competition concerning the results at medical condition level...
- Advertising in medical journals: should current practices change?Adriane Fugh-Berman
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Complementary and Alternative Medicine Master s program, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D C, USA
PLoS Med 3:e130. 2006
- A marketing perspective on disseminating evidence-based approaches to disease prevention and health promotionEdward W Maibach
Public Health Communication and Marketing Program, School of Public Health and Health Services, The George Washington University, 2175 K St 700, Washington, DC 20037, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 3:A97. 2006..We suggest that the public health community prioritize the dissemination of evidence-based prevention approaches, because doing so is a potent environmental change strategy for enhancing health...
- HMO penetration, competition, and risk-adjusted hospital mortalityD B Mukamel
Department of Community and Preventive Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY 14642, USA
Health Serv Res 36:1019-35. 2001..These findings may be explained by a positive effect on local practice styles or a preferential selection by HMOs for areas with better hospital care...
- Why lunch matters: assessing physicians' perceptions about industry relationshipsAdriane J Fugh-Berman
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University Medical Center, Box 571460, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
J Contin Educ Health Prof 30:197-204. 2010..A new educational presentation can substantially shift attitudes toward perceived susceptibility to pharmaceutical marketing activities. Further research is needed to see if attitude change persists...
- Change, consolidation, and competition in health care marketsM Gaynor
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
J Econ Perspect 13:141-64. 1999..As will become apparent, this area offers a number of intriguing questions for inquisitive researchers...
- Next generation of preventive interventionsMary Jane Rotheram-Borus
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of California Los Angeles, Center for Community Health, 10920 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 350, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:518-26. 2003..With increasing numbers of efficacious prevention programs, the field needs strategies to disseminate the interventions broadly...
- Management. Plan. Replan. Plan againRichard Haugh
Hosp Health Netw 78:24, 26, 28. 2004
- Online promotion a must for hospital marketing professionals. Employ tactics to ensure your Web site is working to build your brandEric Anderson
White Horse, Portland, OR, USA
Profiles Healthc Commun 23:1, 3, 2. 2007....
- The role of marketing in transplantationArt Thomson
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
Prog Transplant 17:85-8. 2007..Two often overlooked needs are to assess readiness for marketing and internal marketing...
- Advanced marketing: how to protect and advance your practiceFrank James Lexa
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6371, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 4:119-24. 2007..Relying on smarts rather than dollars, they also help overcome the fears that many radiology practices have about the high costs of traditional broadcasting...
- Assessing competition in hospital care markets: the importance of accounting for quality differentiationAbigail Tay
Columbia University, USA
Rand J Econ 34:786-814. 2003..The estimates suggest that patients do not substitute toward alternative hospitals in proportion to current market shares, implying that geographic market concentration is an inappropriate measure of hospital competitiveness...
- Advanced placement. Move your web site from a line item to an organizational priorityMichael Schneider
Greystone Net, Atlanta, GA, USA
Mark Health Serv 27:32-3. 2007
- Observations and advertising: controversies in the prescribing of hormone replacement therapyAnne Katz
Faculty of Nursing, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Health Care Women Int 24:927-39. 2003....
- What's in a brand?Candace Quinn
Brand Experience Consultants, McLean, VA, USA
Trustee 60:30-2, 1. 2007..Strategic Planning: When your hospital's name is synonymous with your highest goals, you may have achieved "branding" success...
- Competition and market power in option demand marketsCory Capps
Northwestern University, USA
Rand J Econ 34:737-63. 2003..We empirically validate the WTP measure by considering managed care purchases of hospital services in the San Diego market. Finally, we present three applications, including an analysis of hospital mergers in San Diego...
- Image makeoverRick Johnson
Health Care Strateg Manage 25:5-6. 2007
- Triad's new market strategy: a threat to community hospitalsBeth Horning
States Health 12:1-10. 2004....
- Strategic marketing, part 2: the 4 P's of marketingFrank James Lexa
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6371, USA
J Am Coll Radiol 3:274-7. 2006..These "rookie" errors can be avoided by a careful review of the 4 key principles of introductory marketing: product, price, placement, and promotion. This article reviews these concepts as they relate to medical marketing...
- Nursing students' perceptions of a career in nursing and impact of a national campaign designed to attract people into the nursing professionPeter I Buerhaus
Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN 37240, USA
J Prof Nurs 21:75-83. 2005..Future recruitment initiatives should strengthen the focus on men and minorities, parents and friends, and practicing nurses and nursing educators...
- Medicalization, markets and consumersPeter Conrad
Department of Sociology, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA 02454 9110, USA
J Health Soc Behav 45:158-76. 2004..In the changing medical environment, with medical markets as intervening factors, corporations and insurers are becoming more significant determinants in the medicalization process...
- 'Baby talk' attracts neighbors to new Manassas, Va., birthing centerJudith D Botvin
Profiles Healthc Mark 21:1, 4-8, 3. 2005..These ranged from quarterly newsletters to billboards; from tours and radio spots to a newly revised web site. The campaign is characterized by infant testimonials, gentle humor and bright colors...
- Readers' responses to the webcast video editorials entitled "the American healthcare 'system' in 2005"--parts 3 and 4Joe Birnbaum
MedGenMed 7:40. 2005
- Reimagining the learned intermediary rule for the new pharmaceutical marketplaceTimothy S Hall
Louis D Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville, USA
Seton Hall Law Rev 35:193-261. 2004....
- Assessment of United States fertility clinic websites according to the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)/Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART) guidelinesMary E Abusief
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Fertil Steril 87:88-92. 2007....
- Winning reports by healthcare systems are diverse in focusJudith Botvin
Profiles Healthc Mark 21:1, 4-13, 3. 2005..Each report reflects the ongoing efforts and commitment required to bind a healthcare system into a single, recognizable unit...
- Petit bourgeois health care? The big small-business of private complementary medical practiceGavin J Andrews
Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, 50 St George Street, Toronto, Ont, Canada M5S 3H4
Complement Ther Clin Pract 11:87-104. 2005..Indeed, just as the petit bourgeoisie have traditionally found market niches either neglected or rejected by bigger business, small business CAM has provided the forms of health care neglected and sometimes rejected by orthodox medicine...
- Legislate competition out of business? What about the patients?Gonzalo M Sanchez
Am Heart Hosp J 2:39-41. 2004
- Ethics in the marketing of medical servicesStephen R Latham
Mt Sinai J Med 71:243-50. 2004..quot; It then briefly tours some of the difficulties faced by those who would market medical services ethically, and ends with some comments on the relevance of professionalism to ethical marketing...
- Strengthen commitmentPete Dawson
Mark Health Serv 26:42-3. 2006
- Six-part series on the state of the RN workforce in the United StatesPeter I Buerhaus
Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, Nashville, TN, USA
Nurs Econ 23:58-60, 55. 2005....
- Are dietary supplements safe as currently regulated? The great debateShayne C Gad
Gad Consulting Services, Cary, North Carolina 27511, USA
Int J Toxicol 22:381-5. 2003..This article, reflecting the author's talk as the moderator, presents the applicable regulations, an overview, and history of the marketplaces and the range of perceived consumer safety problems...
- Strategic planning for radiology: opening an outpatient diagnostic imaging centerEvan Leepson
GE Medical Systems, Potomac, MD, USA
Radiol Manage 25:24-8. 2003..Neglecting or skimping on this phase may lead to unforeseen obstacles that could potentially derail the project...
- The competitive advantage: strategic thinking for physician leadersChristopher Spevak
Georgetown University School of Medicine, USA
Physician Exec 29:30-4. 2003..Physician executives should manage their career strategies like a well-run company. Learn how to start thinking aout your career strategy...
- Bringing centers of excellence online. Consumer Web sites provide support for strategic goalsDavid J Sternberg
Mark Health Serv 22:42-3. 2002
- Seven steps to E-health successDavid J Sternberg
Mark Health Serv 22:44-7. 2002
- Business planning: a template for successJudy Dye
Professional and Ancillary Services, University Medical Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 16:39-43. 2002..It can serve as a tool to help you determine whether you should try "that" and be the compass that helps guide your efforts...
- Private mattersAmin R Neghabat
Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, USA
Mark Health Serv 22:25-7. 2002
- Inside the mind of today's consumerKaren W Endresen
Mark Health Serv 22:19-24. 2002
- These reports focus on the 'people' side of healthcare. Designers find effective ways to portray the human angleJudith D Botvin
Profiles Healthc Mark 18:9-15, 3. 2002..Second is Alegent Health, Omaha, Neb. A tie was declared for third place, with the honors going to Spectrum Health, Grand Rapids, Mich.; and Stamford Health System, Stamford, Conn...
- Changing times require hospitals to reach out to minority marketsBradley Worrell
Health Care Strateg Manage 20:10-1, 13-4. 2002
- It's a new brand world: a CEO's guide to hospital branding and image managementDennis Pace
Mich Health Hosp 38:12-5. 2002
- Half empty or half full? Don't wait to get ahead of the recovery curveJim Moore
Moore Diversified Services, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Contemp Longterm Care 25:37. 2002
- The 'Adventist advantage'. Glendale Adventist Medical Center distinguishes itselfJudith D Botvin
Profiles Healthc Mark 18:20-6, 3. 2002..In all their efforts, marketers consider the sensibilities of the sizable Armenian, Korean, Hispanic and Chinese populations...
- Maximizing the Internet to market to consumersMaryAnn Lando
Healthc Exec 17:8-12, 14. 2002
- Taking U.S. health services overseasDaniel Fell
Mark Health Serv 22:21-3. 2002
- Generic drugs get a lifeRichard T Cole
Blue Cross Blue Shield, Michigan, USA
Mark Health Serv 23:18-23. 2003
- Cultivating patient relationshipsScott MacStravic
Mark Health Serv 23:24-9. 2003
- Strategic planning: going beyond the basicsS Friedman
Tiber Group, Chicago, USA
Trustee 54:17-20, 1. 2001..Now they need to take a new strategic approach--combining the basics with a view toward a dynamic health care environment...
- Let your name be known. OB-GYN practice's marketing strategies keep it prominent in communityLisa H Schneck
MGMA Connex 3:46-9, 1. 2003..of Bakersfield, Calif. The practice has established wide name recognition, become a community benefactor and positioned itself as the practice that local women want to visit for a wide range of health concerns...
- Working the WebB Andrew Cudmore
Florida Institute of Technology, USA
Mark Health Serv 23:37-41. 2003
- What nurse practitioners should know about direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription medicationsPamela Hallquist Viale
Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, California, USA
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 15:297-304. 2003..To describe the marketing strategies of direct-to-consumer (DTC) advertising and the risks, benefits, and potential influence on the prescribing practices of nurse practitioners (NPs)...
- North Carolina hospital redefines itself as critical-access facility. Bertie Memorial called a national modelTom Rees
Profiles Healthc Mark 18:34-9, 3. 2002..The hospital recently opened a new $10 million, 48,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art facility...
- Business plan 2.0: putting technology to workTony Peregrin
Chicago, IL, USA
J Am Diet Assoc 108:212-4. 2008
- Assessing local market and organizational readiness for the integration of complementary and alternative medicine into ambulatory care centersSuzana K E Makowski
Integrative Medicine Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
J Ambul Care Manage 27:4-11. 2004..This article will review some of the national trends and present a framework for assessing local market demand for CAM in order to help prioritize an organization's CAM integration strategy...
- Where are the bariatric bypass ads? The answer, my friend, is bloomin' on the WebJudith D Botvin
Profiles Healthc Mark 19:14-9, 3. 2003..We look at the publicity for bariatric surgery presented by St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, Minn.; Holy Name Hospital, Teaneck, N.J.; Kuakini Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii; and Cincinnati Children's Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio...
- Tecan's Jan Timmers' view of tomorrow's trends and training. Interview by Carren BerschJan Timmers
MLO Med Lab Obs 35:32-3. 2003
- A new perspective on consumer health Web use: "valuegraphic" profiles of health information seekersF H Navarro
PATH Organization, San Jose, California, USA
Manag Care Q 9:35-43. 2001..The implications of consumer health valuegraphic profiling to future Web development by health care organizations are discussed...
- Parma Hospital raises awareness of new outpatient surgical center. Thanks to continuing coverage, the patients are lining upJudith D Botvin
Profiles Healthc Mark 19:24-9, 3. 2003..The SurgiCenter was promoted with print advertising in the local newspapers, backed up by the hospital's newsletter, Informed--sent quarterly to 100,000 homes. The response has been beyond expectations...
- For sale: body scans, boutique care & second opinionsDavid Ollier Weber
Physician Exec 29:10-6. 2003..Examine the rapid rise in retail health care. Is selling medical treatments and advice directly to consumers the right thing to do?..
- The value of information technology in healthcareRichard I Skinner
Providence Health System, Tigard, Oregon, USA
Front Health Serv Manage 19:3-15. 2003..The article ends with management principles for IT investment...
- Guerrilla e-health. It takes aggressive management to make a Web site workDavid J Sternberg
Mark Health Serv 23:41-3. 2003
- Hospital competition is being elevated to clinical performanceLouis Pavia
Health Care Strateg Manage 20:1, 13-5. 2002
- Ethics of institutional marketing: role of physiciansJames W Jones
Department of Surgery M580, University of Missouri, One Hospital Drive, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
J Vasc Surg 38:409-10. 2003
- Using markets to reform health careNigel Edwards
NHS Confederation, London SW1E 5ER
BMJ 331:1464-6. 2005
- Gender policies and advertising and marketing practices that affect women's healthBelén Cambronero-Saiz
Department of Public Health, University of Alicante, Alicante, Spain
Glob Health Action 6:20372. 2013....
- Nonpatentable drugs and the cost of our ignoranceFrederic Calon
Molecular Endocrinology and Oncology Research Center, Laval University Medical Center CHUL, and the Faculty of Pharmacy, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Que
CMAJ 174:483-4. 2006
- Applying the seven characteristics of web sites that sell to home health careJason Tweed
Caring 25:58-9. 2006
- The selling of women's mental healthDonna E Stewart
J Nerv Ment Dis 191:561-2. 2003
- The strategic decision tree. An innovative approach to making e-health decisionsDavid J Sternberg
Marketing Technology and Metrics Inc, USA
Mark Health Serv 24:43-4. 2004
- The art of designing marketsAlvin E Roth
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Harv Bus Rev 85:118-26, 166. 2007..As online markets--like those for jobs and dating--proliferate, a growing understanding of markets in general will provide virtually limitless opportunities for market design...
- [Transnational solidarity? Cross-border heath-care in the European Union]R Schmucker
Institut für Medizinische Soziologie, Goethe Universität Frankfurt a M
Gesundheitswesen 72:150-3. 2010..The basic principles of the integration project place European pressure on national governments. They are subject to sanctions if their policies are not directly in accordance with the single market concept...
- What level of marketing commitment does it take to gain market share?Kimberly Rawn
Health Care Strateg Manage 22:1, 15-9. 2004
- How to build patient loyaltyW A van Dyk
University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, San Pablo, California, USA
J Indiana Dent Assoc 80:14-5. 2001..Many of today's service corporations can teach us how to market our practices and services and, in turn, keep our patients happy with their dental care and all aspects of the dental care experience...
- OhioHealth web site wins awards. Draws leadership recognition for outstanding redesignTom Rees
Profiles Healthc Mark 20:33-7, 3. 2004..OhioHealth, Columbus, Ohio, has redesigned its web site, making it especially useful and appealing to women. For the collaborative effort, which included the Mayo Clinic and The VIA Group, Portland Maine, it has received numerous awards...
- Case studies in ethics. DAT and DTC advertisingLeonard J Weber
University of Detroit, Mercy, USA
Clin Leadersh Manag Rev 17:364-5. 2003
- Managing the care of health and the cure of disease--Part II: IntegrationS Glouberman
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Kunin Lunefeld Applied Research Unit, Toronto, Ontario
Health Care Manage Rev 26:70-84; discussion 87-9. 2001..Part II of this paper uses this line of argument to reframe four major issues in this system: coordination of acute cure and of community care, and collaboration in institutions and in the system at large...
- The ethics of consent for the public release of potentially identifiable DNA dataAmy McGuire; Fiscal Year: 2009..Moreover, it will increase our understanding of participants'judgments and attitudes toward data sharing, which will improve the overall conduct of biomedical research, build public trust, and foster research participation. ..
- Workshop Course to Promote and Develop Dental TechnologyEDWARD ROSSOMANDO; Fiscal Year: 2004..Upon completion of this project, it is anticipated that an extensively tested and refined program will be available and suitable to convey essential information needed to develop these competencies. ..
- Imaging of nicotine sensitization in humans: a translational application of fMRIJoseph DiFranza; Fiscal Year: 2008..The long-term goal is to use this new tool to see how addictive drugs alter the brain, and thereby identify targets for the development of new drugs to treat addiction. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Transition of Nicotine DependenceJoseph DiFranza; Fiscal Year: 2005..A new theory-based measure of early dependence for youths will be tested against established measures of dependence. ..
- PROMOTING TRANSLATIONAL DENTAL RESEARCH ACADEMIC CAREERSEDWARD ROSSOMANDO; Fiscal Year: 2008..Additionally, we intend to track attitudinal changes as the student's progress through the 4-year program, and monitor the student's career choices and progress after graduation from dental school. ..
- INCREASING ACCESS TO CLINICAL AND EDUCATIONAL STUDIESRonald Myers; Fiscal Year: 2004..In Phase 3, we will prepare and submit new research grant applications based on results from the pilot studies. ..
- Improving Flow Dynamics in Fontan SurgeriesAjit Yoganathan; Fiscal Year: 2006....
- CONCEPTS AND LANGUAGEAnjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2006..These studies will have theoretical implications for models of conceptual development and reasoning and practical implications for the treatment of aphasic patients. ..
- 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]..
- ACRIN FELLOWSHIP TRAINING PROGRAMBRUCE HILLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2004..Fellows who have suitably progreessed will be given an opportunity to develop and lead an ACRIN trial as PI under the tutelege of Program mentors. ..
- Pharmacotherapy for Minor DepressionRobert Howland; Fiscal Year: 2004..The results of this study will have profound public health implications by improving our understanding of the efficacy of SJW and standard antidepressants for the treatment of MinorD. ..
- Race, Ethnicity and Quality of Health Care for NewbornsLaurence Baker; Fiscal Year: 2005..Our work will focus on Black-White differences, disparities for Hispanics (including subgroups like Mexican and Puerto Rican), and disparities for Asian and Pacific Islanders. ..
- Disability Risk in Work-Related Musculoskeletal InjuryGary Franklin; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Smoking Trajectories amid Waning State Program BudgetsLois Biener; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- NIMH Collaboration HIV/STD Intervention Trial in ChinaMARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2007..We will initiate the intervention in the control markets from 12/06-12/07. We will participate in publishing cross-site papers throughout the next three years. ..
- Gene x Environment Factors in Smoking CessationAndrew Hyland; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- The Impact of Cultural Differences on Health Literacy & Chronic Disease OutcomesSusan Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2009..Focus groups, ethnographic interviews, chronic disease diaries and home observations with a subsample of patients will provide greater contextualization and detail, aiding in survey development and the interpretation of survey findings. ..
- Welfare Reform, Fertility and Reproductive BehaviorRobert Kaestner; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- VARIATIONS IN BREAST CANCER TREATMENT AND MORTALITYJames Goodwin; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- NEGLECT AND SPATIAL REPRESENTATIONSAnjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- MAMAS Y BEBES: PREVENTION INTERVENTION DEVELOPMENTRicardo Munoz; Fiscal Year: 2002..Effect sizes on changes in depressive symptoms and their cognitive and behavioral mediators will be obtained for power calculations for the randomized trials. ..
- IMPACT OF AIDS ON ADOLESCENTS TRANSITION TO ADULTHOODMARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- SELECTION BIAS BY MEDICARE BENEFICIARIES WITH DIABETESMatthew Maciejewski; Fiscal Year: 2002..Analyses will be conducted on a cohort of beneficiaries with diabetes in thc fee-for-service sector in 1992-1993, so results are not generalizable to people with diabetes who enrolled in Medicare HMOs prior to 1994...
- A Four-Year Church-Based Intervention for LatinasAngela Sauaia; Fiscal Year: 2005..A generalized estimating equations analysis will be used to model the effect of the intervention over time and compare the disparity rates of the three insurance coverage groups. ..
- Patients' and families' home care service prioritiesDavid Casarett; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A Spatial Analysis of Nursing Home Deficiency CitationsMary Carter; Fiscal Year: 2007..of care as well as identify potential strategies for targeting quality of care improvement initiatives to those areas most likely to benefit from such programs. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mentor Mothers: A Sustainable Family Intervention in South African TownshipsMary J Rotheram Borus; Fiscal Year: 2010..The intervention's impact will be assessed over 15 months in a design that is a blend of an efficacy and effectiveness trial. ..
- Rural Hospital Nursing: Environment, Effects and EvidenceRobin Newhouse; Fiscal Year: 2008..This project has promising potential to improve quality of care to the rural population using the novel approach of focusing on an understudied area, nursing in rural hospitals. ..
- CONSTRUCTION OF NEUROSCIENCE FACILITYMichael Johns; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..
- A CAM Radio Program for African-AmericansMary Harris; Fiscal Year: 2002..This information will be used to develop a prototype for a Program that is culturally appropriate in its response to the interests of the target population. ..
- Faith Communities and African-American Women with T2DMKelley Newlin; Fiscal Year: 2008..The data sets will be analyzed using content analysis. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Youth Alcohol, Tobacco and Marijuana Use: Effects of Hours of Work and WagesRobert Kaestner; Fiscal Year: 2009..The proposed research will identify the importance of employment and earned income on youth substance use and produce information that can be used to design effective public health policy to address this problem. ..
- Tailored Messaging in Colorectal Cancer ScreeningRonald Myers; Fiscal Year: 2005..Determine intervention impact on CRC screening utilization, 2. Determine intervention impact on screening decision stage, and 3. Determine intervention impact on patient perceptions about screening. ..
- INTERVENTIONS FOR SUBSTANCE USING YOUTH LIVING WITH HIVMARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- Contraceptive Practice /Delivery -- Community PharmaciesJacqueline Gardner; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- MANAGED CARE AND HEALTH CARE MARKETSLaurence Baker; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Culturally Targeted Health Information NetworkMary Harris; Fiscal Year: 2004..General audience use of the Network will also be monitored using Arbitron radio reports and web-traffic monitoring software. ..
- Fluid Mechanics of the Mitral Valve: In Vitro StudiesAjit Yoganathan; Fiscal Year: 2004..The use of state of the art measurement systems unavailable for in vivo use will yield significant results. ..
- The impact of dental education on health disparitiesJOZEF WELIE; Fiscal Year: 2003..In this planning grant, three different patient categories will be examined: 1. Patients with advanced Alzheimer's Disease; 2. Patients of African-American descent; and 3. Recent immigrants. ..
- Validation of an Innovative Approach To Error ReductionDavid Blumenthal; Fiscal Year: 2004..The team has experience in survey research, chart review, safety-related research, ED research and quality improvement. ..
- Community Organizations in Syringe Exchange in SpringfiSusan Shaw; Fiscal Year: 2004..To examine community opinions on needle exchange and other aspects of IDU-targeted HIV prevention through quantitative surveys. ..
- Annular and Sub-Valvular Repair Techniques for Ischemic Mitral Regurgitation: In-Ajit P Yoganathan; Fiscal Year: 2010..abstract_text> ..
- Use of Claims Data to Study Quality of Cancer CareJames Goodwin; Fiscal Year: 2007..We will then explore the reliability of the provider-level data in order to assess its potential utility in assessing quality of care for individual providers. ..
- Cigarette smoking and colorectal cancer riskAndrew Hyland; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Harmonizing Data Standards for Primary CareRobert Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:An Empirical StudyMichelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2002..The data will be analyzed descriptively and with chi-squared tests and regression analysis. ..
- Leveraging Medicare Payment & Reporting Policies to Improve Nursing Home QualityDavid C Grabowski; Fiscal Year: 2010..Thus, the information derived from this study has the potential to make important research and policy-relevant contributions aimed at improving the quality of care for all nursing home residents. ..
- ASSERTIVE COMMUNITY TREATMENT FOR THE DUALLY DIAGNOSEDRobert Drake; Fiscal Year: 2004..Finally, we will take maximal advantage of conducting the rural and urban studies in conjunction with one another. ..
- Discharge Planning and Telehealth for Post CABG EldersRuth Kleinpell; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- UTMB Center for Population Health and Health DisparitiesJames Goodwin; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Spatial language: Developmental and Neural StudiesANJAN K CHATTERJEE; Fiscal Year: 2010..Our goal is to establish points of convergence in this aspect of spatial cognition across cognitive linguistics, developmental psychology, functional neuroimaging and neuropsychology. ..
- Recovery & Help-Seeking Processes in Problem DrinkersJALIE TUCKER; Fiscal Year: 2009..The proposed research appropriately models an "open economy" in which drinking problems are developed, maintained, and must be resolved. ..
- Consumer Influences of Treatment of DepressionRichard Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 2004..e., should DTCA be further regulated?) while also contributing to our understanding of the social influences on diagnosis and treatment of depression in primary care settings. ..
- Improving Quality and Reducing Disparities: Complementary or Competing GoalsDavid Blumenthal; Fiscal Year: 2007..The Harvard interfaculty Program for Health Systems Improvement will be responsible for the planning and execution of the meeting. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- HELP-SEEKING AND RECOVERY PROCESSES IN PROBLEM DRINKERSJALIE TUCKER; Fiscal Year: 2005..Renewal of the ISA would allow Dr. Tucker to continue her current level of research involvement and development and would relieve her from reliance on short term mechanisms of support. ..
- MOTHERS LIVING WITH HIV AND THEIR ADOLESCENT CHILDRENMARY ROTHERAM BORUS; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Selection and the Quality Impact of Nursing Home OwnershipDavid C Grabowski; Fiscal Year: 2010..By examining this relationship using a novel empirical strategy, this study provides an opportunity to improve the quality of care for the millions of Americans receiving care in the nursing home setting. ..
- Colorectal Cancer Screening - Primary Care StrategiesDavid Weller; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Economic Evaluation of Addiction ServicesJENNIFER RUGER; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Exploring Attitudes About Data Disclosure and Data-Sharing in Genomics ResearchSusanne Haga; Fiscal Year: 2008..The success of large-scale genomics research initiatives will depend on the support and participation of the public and therefore, their views are critically important to obtain. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Influence of Staff Turnover on QualityNicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- African-American Haplotype Map Engagement and Follow-upMORRIS FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- TEN YEAR FOLLOW-UP OF DUAL DIAGNOSIS TREATMENTRobert Drake; Fiscal Year: 2002..g., gastritis). The results will be of interest to policy makers in many states that are replicating the model of integrated dual-diagnosis services that has been used in New Hampshire since 1988. ..
- AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY REVIEW OF GENETIC RESEARCHMORRIS FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2005..We anticipate that different levels of community review will be applicable to different kinds of local and nested communities. ..
- Telehealth Assessment of Risk Behaviors in Rural HIV+ Substance UsersJALIE TUCKER; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Using Third-Party Data in Pedigree and Subgroup AnalysesMORRIS FOSTER; Fiscal Year: 2005..Finally, we will examine the implications of third-party information from the perspectives of study participants. We will conduct this project in the contexts of actual clinical populations. ..
- ROBUST LINKAGE METHODS FOR HUMAN PEDIGREE DATAKatrina Goddard; Fiscal Year: 2004..At the end of the project period, a comprehensive set of tools for model-free affected relative pair analysis will be available. ..
- PREVENTING HIV INFECTION THROUGH BEHAVIOR CHANGEMichael Carey; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- EXAMINING NURSING HOME COMPARENicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Staffing Characteristics of Nursing Homes and QualityNicholas Castle; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Increasing Colon Cancer Screening in Primary CareRonald Myers; Fiscal Year: 2004..4) Identify variables associated with screening compliance and decision-making stage. (5) Evaluate intervention cost- effectiveness relative to screening compliance. ..