Peer Reviewed Journals (Jan 1, 2007 - present)

Reports and Other Publications (Jan 1, 2005 - present)

Peer Reviewed Journals (Jan 1, 2007- present)

Appelbaum, K. (2008). Assessment and treatment of correctional inmates with ADHD. American Journal of Psychiatry, 165(12), 1520-1524.

Appelbaum, K. (2008). Correctional mental health research: opportunities and barriers. Journal of Correctional Health Care, 14(4), 269-277.

Appelbaum, K. (2009). ADHD in prison: a treatment protocol. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and Law, 37(1), 45.

Appelbaum, K. L. (2007). Commentary: The use of restraint and seclusion in correctional mental health. Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, 35(4), 431-435.

Appelbaum, K. L. (2008). Book Review: Correctional psychiatry: practice guidelines and strategies. Psychiatric Services, 59(7), 814-.

Baxter, J., Samnaliev, M., & Clark, R. (2008). Patterns of health care utilization for asthma treatment in adults with substance use disorders. Journal of Addiction Medicine 2(2), 79-84.

Baxter, J., Samnaliev, M., & Clark, R. (2009). The quality of asthma care among adults with substance-related disorders and adults with mental illness. Psychiatric Services, 60(1), 43-49.

Clark, R., Samnaliev, M., & McGovern, M. (2007). Treatment for co-occurring mental and substance use disorders in five state medicaid programs. Psychiatric Services, 58(7), 942-948.

Clark, R., Samnaliev, M., & McGovern, M. (2009). Impact of substance disorders on medical expenditures for Medicaid beneficiaries with behavioral health disorders. Psychiatric Services, 60(1), 35-42.

Clark, R., Weir, S., Ouellette, R., Zhang, J., & Baxter, J. (2009). Beyond health plans: Behavioral health disorders and quality of diabetes and asthma care for Medicaid beneficiaries. Medical Care, 47(5), 545–552.

Cohen, B., Zhang, Z., Nannini, A., Farr, S., Anderson, J., Jamieson, D., Macaluso, M., & Tepper, N. (2009). Assisted reproductive technology and trends in low birthweight Massachusetts, 1997-2004. JAMA, 301(21), 2205-2205-a.

Ellison, M., Russinova, Z., Lyass, A., & Rogers, E. (2008). Professionals and managers with severe mental illnesses: findings from a national survey. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease 196(3), 179-189.

Finkelstein, J., Huang, S., Kleinman, K., Rifas-Shiman, S., Stille, C., Daniel, J., Schiff, N., Steingard, R., Soumerai, S., Ross-Degnan, D., Goldmann, D., & Platt, R. (2008). Impact of a 16-community trial to promote judicious antibiotic use in Massachusetts. Pediatrics, 121(1), e15-23.

Hashemi, L., Henry, A. D., Ellison, M. L., Banks, S. M., Glazier, R. E., & Himmelstein, J. (2008). The relationship of personal assistance service utilization to other Medicaid payments among working-age adults with disabilities. Home Health Care Services Quarterly, 27(4), 280 - 298.

Henry, A., Banks, S., Clark, R., & Himmelstein, J. (2007). Mobility limitations negatively impact work outcomes among Medicaid enrollees with disabilities. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, 17(3), 355-369.

Huang, S., Rifas-Shiman, S., Kleinman, K., Kotch, J., Schiff, N., Stille, C., Steingard, R., & Finkelstein, J. (2007). Parental knowledge about antibiotic use: results of a cluster-randomized, multicommunity intervention. Pediatrics, 119(4), 698-706.

Keyes, S., Rothman, E., & Zhang, Z. (2008). Sexual orientation and sexual behavior: Results from the Massachusetts Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2001-2005. Journal of LGBT Health Research, 3(3), 1-10.

Livermore, G., Goodman, N., Hooven, F., & Hashemi, L. (2007). Premium increases in state health insurance programs: lessons from a case study of the Massachusetts Medicaid buy-in program. Inquiry, 44(4), 428-442.

Mackenzie, E., Rivara, F., Jurkovich, G., Nathens, A., Frey, K., Egleston, B., Salkever, D., Weir, S., & Scharfstein, D. (2007). The national study on costs and outcomes of trauma. The Journal of Trauma, 63(6 Suppl), S54-67; discussion S81-56.

Mancini, G., Petroski, G., Lin, W.-C., Sporn, E., Miedema, B., & Thaler, K. (2008). Nationwide impact of laparoscopic lysis of adhesions in the management of intestinal obstruction in the US. Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 207(4), 520-526.

McGovern, M., Clark, R., & Samnaliev, M. (2007). Co-occurring psychiatric and substance use disorders: A multistate feasibility study of the quadrant model. Psychiatric Services, 58(7), 949-954.

Mitnick, C. D., Shin, S. S., Seung, K. J., Rich, M. L., Atwood, S. S., Furin, J. J., Fitzmaurice, G. M., Alcantara Viru, F. A., Appleton, S. C., Bayona, J. N., Bonilla, C. A., Chalco, K., Choi, S., Franke, M. F., Fraser, H. S. F., Guerra, D., Hurtado, R. M., Jazayeri, D., Joseph, K., Llaro, K., Mestanza, L., Mukherjee, J. S., Munoz, M., Palacios, E., Sanchez, E., Sloutsky, A., & Becerra, M. C. (2008). Comprehensive treatment of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis. New England Journal of Medicine, 359(6), 563-574.

Mueser, K. T., Glynn, S. M., Cather, C., Zarate, R., Fox, L., Feldman, J., Wolfe, R., & Clark, R. E. (2009). Family intervention for co-occurring substance use and severe psychiatric disorders: Participant characteristics and correlates of initial engagement and more extended exposure in a randomized controlled trial. Addictive Behaviors, 34(10), 867-877.

Nicholson, J., Hinden, B., Biebel, K., Henry, A., & Katz-Leavy, J. (2007). A qualitative study of programs for parents with serious mental illness and their children: Building practice-based evidence. The Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research, 34(4), 395-413.

Pichugin, A. V., Yan, B.-S., Sloutsky, A., Kobzik, L., & Kramnik, I. (2009). Dominant role of the sst1 locus in pathogenesis of necrotizing lung granulomas during chronic tuberculosis infection and reactivation in genetically resistant hosts. American Journal of Pathology, 174(6), 2190-2201.

Pollock, N., Campos-Neto, A., Kashino S, Napolitano, D., Behar, S., Shin, D., Sloutsky, A., Joshi, S., Guillet, J., & Wong, M. (2008). Discordant QuantiFERON-TB Gold test results among US healthcare workers with increased risk of latent tuberculosis infection: A problem or solution? Infection control and hospital epidemiology 29(9), 878-886.

Samnaliev, M., Baxter, J., & Clark, R. (2009). Asthma quality measures in five populations. Chest, 135(5), 1193-1196.

Samnaliev, M., Clark, R., & McGovern, M. (2009). Racial/ethnic disparities in mental health treatment in six Medicaid programs. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 20(1), 165-176.

Silka, L., Toof, R., Turcotte, D., Villareal, J., Buxbaum, L., & Renault-Caragianes, P. (2008). Community-university partnerships: achieving the promise in the face of changing goals, changing funding patterns, and competing priorities. New Solutions, 18(2), 161-175.

Smith, E., Henry, A., Zhang, J., Hooven, F., & Banks, S. (2009). Antidepressant adequacy and work status among Medicaid enrollees with disabilities: A restriction-based, propensity score-adjusted analysis. Community Mental Health Journal, 45(5), 333-340.

Weir, S. (2007). An examination of some mechanisms underlying externality benefits of girls' schooling. Journal of Population Economics, 20(1), 203-222.

Weir, S., Aweh, G., & Clark, R. (2008). Case selection for a Medicaid chronic care management program. Health Care Financing Review, 30(1).

Weir, S., & Knight, J. (2007). Production externalities of education: Evidence from rural Ethiopia. Journal of African Economics, 16(1), 134-165.

Zhao, Y., Kuo, T.-C., Weir, S., Kramer, M., & Ash, A. (2008). Healthcare costs and utilization for Medicare beneficiaries with Alzheimer's. BMC Health Services Research, 8(1), 108. PDF

Reports and Other Publications (Jan 1, 2007- present)


Alfreds, S., Himmelstein, J., Savageau, N., Dullabh, P., Moiduddin, A., Bushar, J., Molfino, M., Nolan, K., & Campbell, C. (2009). Public governance models for a sustainable health information exchange industry: Report to the State Alliance for E-Health. Washington, DC: National Governors Association: National Governors Association.

Alfreds, S., & Witter Jr., D. (2008). The Impact of electronic health information exchange (HIE) services in Maine: Avoidable service and productivity savings estimates related to HealthInfoNet Services. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research. PDF

Alfreds, S., & Witter, D. (2008). Exchange services in Maine: Avoidable service and productivity savings estimates related to HealthInfoNet Services. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Alfreds, S., Masters, E., Himmelstein, J., Campbell, C., & Warner, M. (2008). Facilitating electronic health information exchange in state publicly funded health programs: Challenges and opportunities. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research. PDF

Alfreds, S., Masters, E., & Himmelstein, J. (2008). Opportunities for facilitating electronic health information exchange in publicly funded programs: Findings from key informant interviews with state employee health benefit plans. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research. PDF

Alfreds, S., Masters, E., & Himmelstein, J. (2007). Opportunities for facilitating electronic health information exchange in publicly funded programs: Findings from key informant interviews with Medicaid and SCHIP leadership and staff. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research. PDF

Alfreds, S., Masters, E., & Himmelstein, J. (2007). Opportunities for facilitating electronic health information exchange in publicly funded programs: Findings from key informant interviews with Public Health Agency leadership and staff. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research. PDF

Alfreds, S., Masters, E., & Himmelstein, J. (2007). Interim public health findings. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Baruck, C., & Ellingwood, J. (2009). Berkshire AHEC Smoking Cessation Demonstration Project Evaluation. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Beaman, R., Dagilis, M., & O’Connor, D. (2005). Senior Care Options Evaluation Phase 1: initial enrollment and disenrollment. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Cabral, L., Clements, C., Golden, K., & Strother, H. (2008). Evaluation of recovery learning communities. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Carpenter, N., Atherton, M., Aweh, G., & Hurwitz, D. (2007). Service delivery capacity assessment project, comparison of MassHealth managed care member characteristics and service utilization. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Chien, H., Hashemi, L., Laszlo, A., Lin, W., & Willis, G. (2009). Description of the Connection Health Coaching Program. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Clark, R., Leung, G., Lin, W., O'Connell, E., & Zhang, J. (2009). Behavioral Health Service Use and Expenditures in Massachusetts Medicare and Medicaid Members Aged 55 and Over, 2005. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Clark, R., Leung, G., Lin, W., & Zhang, J. (2009). Improving community based mental health services for elders in Massachusetts: Twelve-month diagnosed prevalence of mental illness, substance use disorders, and medical comorbidity in Massachusetts Medicare and Medicaid members aged 55 and over, 2005. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Clark, R., Leung, G., Ouellette, R., Weir, S., & Zhang, J. (2007). MassHealth Managed Care HEDIS® 2006: Technical report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research. PDF

Clark, R., Posner, H., Weir, S., Zhang, J., Willis, G., & Baxter, J. (2009). MassHealth Managed Care HEDIS 2008: Supplemental Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Clark, R., Weir, S., Ouellette, R., Zhang, J., & Baxter, J. (2008). HEDIS 2007 MassHealth Managed Care: Supplemental Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Clements, C., & Strother, H. (2009). Community Case Management Program Evaluation: Perspectives of parents and guardians of Community Case Management members. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Clements, C., Strother, H., Richard-Daniels, J., & Wall, H. (2009). Hospital participation in the Stroke Collaborative Reaching for Excellence (SCORE). Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Coleman, M., Hedberg, S., Hurwitz, D., & Johnson, M. (2008). CHC-CMHC Demonstration Project on Collaborative Care: Summary of findings and recommendations from the evaluation of six demonstration projects. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Coleman, M., Hedberg, S., Johnson, M., & Hurwitz, D. (2008). CHC-CMHC Demonstration Project on Collaborative Care: Project Site 1: Western MA Evaluation Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Coleman, M., Hedberg, S., Johnson, M., & Hurwitz, D. (2008). CHC-CMHC Demonstration Project on Collaborative Care: Project Site 2: Central MA Evaluation Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Coleman, M., Hedberg, S., Johnson, M., & Hurwitz, D. (2008). CHC-CMHC Demonstration Project on Collaborative Care: Project Site 3: MetroWest Evaluation Report Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Coleman, M., Hedberg, S., Johnson, M., & Hurwitz, D. (2008). CHC-CMHC Demonstration Project on Collaborative Care: Project Site 5: North Shore Evaluation Report Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Coleman, M., & Steinberg, J. (2009). Emerging best practices in emergency department diversion: A targeted review. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Coleman, M., Strother, H., Hurwitz, D., & Hedberg, S. (2007). Promising practices in behavioral health quality improvement: Summary of key findings and lessons learned. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Ellingwood, J. (2009). Community Smoking Intervention Demonstration Project Evaluation Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Ellingwood, J., & Anderson, T. (2009). The MassHealth Wellness Program Evaluability Assessment. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Ellison, M., Olin, L., Hashemi, L., & Samnaliev, M. (2008). Evaluation of the 40 hours per month work requirement for MassHealth's CommonHealth Working Program. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Ellison, M., Samnaliev, M., Henry, A., Beauchamp, J., & Shea, A. (2008). How do employment outcomes of Medicaid buy-in participants vary based on prior Medicaid coverage? An example from Massachusetts (Working with Disability: Work and Insurance Brief). Washington, DC: Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

Ellison, M. L., Henry, A. D., Glazier, R., & Norton, G. (2009). Employment-supportive personal assistance services. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Greenwald, R., Rosenberg, A., Clements, C., Anderson, T., Cabral, L., Golden, K., Ellingwood, J., Strother, H., & Baruck, C. (2009). Massachusetts HIV Stigma Project: An investigation of the nature, extent, and effects of HIV-related stigma in the Commonwealth. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Hedberg, S., Coleman, M., Johnson, M., & Hurwitz, D. (2008). CHC-CMHC Demonstration Project on Collaborative Care: Project Site 4: South Shore Evaluation Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Hedberg, S., Coleman, M., Johnson, M., & Hurwitz, D. (2008). CHC-CMHC Demonstration Project on Collaborative Care: Project Site 6: Southeast MA Evaluation Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Henry, A. D., Brumbaugh, R., Mone, M., Castro, M., & Hashemi, L. (2008). The Services for Education and Employment Technical Assistance Project: SEE Program Fidelity Site Visit Evaluation Report. Shrewsbury: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Kirby, P., Gettens, J., & Leung, G. (2009). PCC Diabetes Care Quality Project Final Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Lauer, E., & Staugaitis, S. (2008). 2007 Mortality Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Lauer, E., Staugaitis, S., & Bonardi, A. (2008). 2006 Mortality Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Lawthers, A., Leung, G., Ouellette, R., Strother, H., Tringali, D., & Zhang, J. (2007). MassHealth Managed Care HEDIS® 2007 Final Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research. PDF

Massachusetts Department of Public Health Primary Care Office, UMass Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research, & MassAHEC Network. (2008). An assessment of workforce planning efforts in ten states. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Massachusetts Department of Public Health Primary Care Office and the Umass Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research MassAHEC Network. (December 2008). Primary care physician recruitment programs in Massachusetts. Shrewsbury, MA: UMass Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research MassAHEC NEtwork, and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health Primary Care Office. PDF

Massachusetts Department of Public Health Primary Care Office and the UMass Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research MassAHEC Network. (2008). A review of the workforce planning and assessment efforts in 10 states. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research MassAHEC Network.

Massachusetts Health Quality Partnership (MHQP) and Center for Health Policy and Research (CHPR). (2009). MassHealth Member Experience Survey Pilot Project. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

McManus, R., McLaughlin, T., & Hedberg, S. (2009). Feasibility of studying the Turning 22, Adult Onset Disabilities, and Non-Elderly Dually-Eligible Populations. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Office of Community Programs. (2008). MassHealth, Commonwealth Care, Commonwealth Choice and Network Coordination Grant Evaluation for FY 08. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Ouellette, R., Leung, G., Atherton, M., & Zhang, J. (2007). MassHealth Managed Care Quality Chartbook 2006. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Ouellette, R., Leung, G., Zhang, J., & Strother, H. (2007). MassHealth Managed Care HEDIS 2007 Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Richard-Daniels, J., & Tringali, D. (2009). The PCC Plan Comparative Analysis Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Steinberg, J., Sweet, C., Netherton, D., & Nichols, J. (2009). Report on Hepatitis C Literature Review. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Strother, H., Clements, C., Cabral, L., Golden, K., & Bhang, E. (2009). Evaluation of the Massachusetts Peer Specialist Training and Certification Program: Phase One Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

Tringali, D., Kirby, P., Posner, H., Vaccaro, J., & Constanza, T. (2008). MassHealth Managed Care HEDIS 2008 Final Report. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research.

University of Massachusetts MassAHEC Network. (2008). Health Care Pathways: Connecting education with careers--K-12 Resource Book. Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts MassAHEC Network. PDF

Weir, S., & Jones, W. (2009) Selection of Medicaid Beneficiaries for Chronic Case Management Programs: Overview and Uses of Predictive Modeling. (CHPR Issue Brief). Shrewsbury, MA: University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Health Policy and Research. PDF

 

Peer Reviewed Journals (Jan 1, 2007 - present)

Reports and Other Publications (Jan 1, 2007 - present)

 

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