Publications by Staff

CHSRA staff has published articles and manuscripts on various topics including quality improvement, health care reimbursement, long-term care, consumer information, drug utilization review, health crises and prevention, nursing homes, injury prevention, maternal and child health, mental health, substance abuse treatment, and sustainability. CHSRA staff has also written books and book chapters, published articles in trade journals and had presentation abstracts published in conference specific journals.

-+ Books and Book Chapters

  • Ford II, J. H., Hoffman, K., Johnson, K., & Ponce-Terashima, J. (Release Date TBD). Quality Improvement for Addiction Treatment. In Ries, R., Fiellin, D., Miller, S., & Saitz, R. (Eds.), Principles of Addiction Medicine, 6th Edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Ford, J., Johnson, K., & Hoffman, K. (2015). Quality Improvement for Addiction Treatment. In A. Herron (Eds), Principles of Addiction Medicine: The Essentials. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Ford II, J. H., Hoffman, K. A., & Johnson, K. (2014). Quality Improvement for Addiction Treatment. In R. Ries, D. Fiellin, S. Miller, & R. Saitz (Eds.), The ASAM Principles of Addiction Medicine, 5th Edition (pp. 480-492). Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Gustafson, D.H., Johnson, K.A., Capoccia, V., Cotter, F., Ford, J.H., Holloway, D., Lea, D., McCarty, D., Molfenter, T. & Owens, B. (2011). The NIATx Model: Process Improvement in Behavioral Health. Madison, WI: Center for Health Enhancement Systems Studies, University of Wisconsin.
  • Zimmerman DR. Selected topics in health care human resource management. in D Alberts (ed), Managing Medicine: A Guide for the Physician. Blackwell Science. (2011).
  • Collins, T. M., & Fulda, T. R. (2007). Drug utilization review: dealing with complexity. In T. R. Fulda & A. I. Wertheimer (Eds.), Handbook of Pharmaceutical Public Policy (pp. 531-543). Binghamton, NY: Haworth Press.
  • Wise, M. (2001). Commentary on Ryff and Singer’s Elective affinities and uninvited agonies: Mapping emotion with significant others onto health. In C. D. Ryff & B. H. Singer (Eds.), Emotions, Social Relationships, and Health (pp. 133-175). New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Ford II, J. H. (2000). A Blueprint For Success: The Design And Benefits Of Community Health Databases. In P. Davidson (Ed.), Handbook of Healthcare Information System (pp. 319-335). Boca Raton, FL: Auerbach Publications.
  • Karlson, T. A. (2000). Public Safety. In H Henderson, J Lickerman, P Flynn (eds), Calvert-Henderson Quality of Life Indicators. Bethesda, MD: Calvert Group.
  • Bowers B. J., Baker C., Ryther B. J., Norton S., Canales M. (1999). Self and Identity through an Interactionist Lens: Constructions and Consequences. In H Best & E Seller (eds), International Images of Health: Perspectives, Power and Practice. Australia: Ballarat University College.

-+ Submitted and Under Review

  • Coughlin D, Nordman-Oliveira S, Schlaak M, and Ford II JH. Falls Prevention Process in Assisted Living Communities. Journal of Applied Gerontology. Revise and Resubmit.
  • Ford II JH, Stumbo SP & Robinson JM. A methodological approach for assessing long-term sustainment of NIATx200 participation. Implementation Science.
  • Stumbo SP, Green CA, Scheirer MA & Ford II JH. Factors influencing the long-term sustainability of quality improvement made in addiction treatment facilities: A qualitative study. Addiction Science and Clinical Practice.

-+ 2011 to Present

  • Ford II, J. H., Abraham, A., Lupulescu-Mann, N., Croff, R., Hoffman, K. A., Alanis-Hirsch, K., … McCarty, D. Promoting adoption of medication for opioid and alcohol use disorders through system change. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. Accepted for Publication (3/17/17)
  • Ford II, J. H., Abramson, B., Wise, M., Dattalo, M., & Mahoney, J. E. (2017). Bringing healthy aging to scale: A randomized trial of a quality improvement intervention to increase adoption of evidence-based health promotion programs by community partners. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000503
  • Ford II, J. H., Oliver, K. A., Giles, M., Cates-Wessel, K., Krahn, D., & Levin, F. R. (2017). Maintenance of certification: How performance in practice changes improve tobacco cessation in addiction psychiatrists’ practice. The American Journal on Addictions, 26(1), 34-41. doi: 10.1111/ajad.12480
  • Alanis-Hirsch, K., Croff, R., Ford II, J. H., Johnson, K., Chalk, M., Schmidt, L., & McCarty, D. (2016). Extended-release naltrexone: A qualitative analysis of barriers to routine use. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 62, 68-73. doi: 10.1016/j.jsat.2015.10.003
  • Bowers B, Roberts T, Nolet K, and Ryther B. and the THRIVE Research Collaborative (2016) Inside the Green House “Black Box”: Opportunities for High-Quality Clinical Decision Making. Health Services Research, 51: 378–397. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.12427
  • Dattalo, M., Wise, M., Ford II, J. H., Abramson, B., & Mahoney, J. (2016). Essential resources for implementation and sustainability of evidence-based health promotion programs: a mixed methods multi-site case study. Journal of Community Health, 42(2), 358-68. doi: 10.1007/s10900-016-0263-x
  • Ford II, J. H. (2016). Letter to the editor on “Implementation of Network for the Improvement of Addiction Treatment (NIATx) processes in substance use disorder treatment centers”. Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 43(3), 513-4. doi: 10.1007/s11414-015-9486-3
  • Ford II, J. H., Robinson, J. M., & Wise, M. E. (2016). Adaptation of the Grasha Riechman Student Learning Style Survey and Teaching Style Inventory to assess individual teaching and learning styles in a quality improvement collaborative. BMC Medical Education, 16(1), 252. doi: 10.1186/s12909-016-0772-4
  • Garner, B. R., Ball, L., Bradshaw, M., Chaple, M., Ford, J., Gotham, H., … Zehner, M. (2016, October). Integrating brief intervention for substance use within AIDS service organizations: Preliminary findings from the Substance Abuse Treatment to HIV Care (SAT2HIV) project. Presentation at Addiction Health Services Research (AHSR) Conference, Seattle, WA. (PDF)
  • Molfenter, T., Connor, T., Ford II, J. H., Hyatt, J., & Zimmerman, D. (2016). Reducing psychiatric inpatient readmissions using an organizational change model. Wisconsin Medical Journal, 115(3), 122-128. (PDF)
  • Quanbeck, A., Brown, R. T., Zgierska, A. E., Johnson, R. A., Robinson, J. M., & Jacobson, N. (2016). Systems consultation: protocol for a novel implementation strategy designed to promote evidence-based practice in primary care. Health Research Policy and Systems, 14:8. doi: 10.1186/s12961-016-0079-2
  • Ford II, J. H., Alagoz, E., Dinauer, S., Johnson, K. A., Pe-Romashko, K., & Gustafson, D. H. (2015). Successful organizational strategies to sustain use of A-CHESS: A mobile intervention for individuals with alcohol use disorders. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 17(8), e201. doi: 10.2196/jmir.3965
  • Nolet K, Roberts T, Gilmore-Bykovskyi A, Roiland R, Gullickson C, Ryther B and Bowers B. (2015) Preparing Tomorrow’s Nursing Home Nurses: The Wisconsin Long Term Care Clinical Scholars Program. Gerontology & Geriatrics Education 36(4): 396-415. doi: 10.1080/02701960.2014.954040
  • Grazier, K, Quanbeck, A., Oruongo, J., Robinsin, J., Ford II, J. H., McCarty, D., … Gustafson, D. H. (2015). What influences participation in QI? A randomized trial of addiction treatment organizations. Journal for Healthcare Quality, 37(6), 342-53. doi: 10.1111/jhq.12064
  • Ford II, J. H., Wise, M., Krahn, D., Oliver, K. A., Hall, C., & Sayer, N. (2014). Family care map: Sustaining family-centered care in Polytrauma Rehabilitation Centers. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 51(8), 1311-24. doi: 10.1682/JRRD.2014.03.0066
  • Gustafson, D. H., Quanbeck, A. R., Robinson, J. M., Ford II, J. H., Pulvermacher, A., French, M. T., ... McCarty, D. (2013). Which elements of improvement collaboratives are most effective? A cluster‐randomized trial. Addiction, 108(6), 1145-57. doi: 10.1111/add.12117
  • Quanbeck, A., Wheelock, A., Ford II, J. H., Pulvermacher, A., Capoccia, V., & Gustafson, D. (2013). Examining access to addiction treatment: Scheduling processes and barriers. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 44(3), 343-348. doi: 10.1016/j.jsat.2012.08.017
  • Capoccia, V. A., Grazier, K. L., Toal, C., Ford II, J. H., & Gustafson, D. H. (2012). Massachusetts’s experience suggests coverage alone is insufficient to increase addiction disorders treatment. Health Affairs, 31(5), 1000-8. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2011.0326
  • Ford II, J. H., Krahn, D., Oliver, K. A., & Kirchner, J. (2012). Sustainability in primary care and mental health integration projects in Veterans Health Administration. Quality Management in Health Care, 21(4), 240-51. doi: 10.1097/QMH.0b013e31826d1d1a
  • Hoffman, K. A., Green, C. A., Ford II, J. H., Wisdom, J. P., Gustafson, D. H., & McCarty, D. (2012). Improving quality of care in substance abuse treatment using five key process improvement principles. The Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 39(3), 234-244. doi: 10.1007/s11414-011-9270-y
  • Johnson, K. A., Ford, J. H., & McCluskey, M. (2012). Promoting new practices to increase access to and retention in addiction treatment: An analysis of five communication channels. Addictive Behaviors, 37(11), 1193-1197. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2012.05.019
  • Quanbeck, A. R., Madden, L., Edmundson, E., Ford II, J. H., McConnell, K. J., McCarty, D., & Gustafson, D. H. (2012). A business case for quality improvement in addiction treatment: evidence from the NIATx collaborative. The Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 39(1), 91-100. doi: 10.1007/s11414-011-9259-6
  • Ford II, J. H., Krahn, D., Wise, M., & Oliver, K. A. (2011). Measuring sustainability within the Veterans Administration Mental Health System Redesign Initiative. Quality Management in Health Care, 20(4), 263-279. doi: 10.1097/QMH.0b013e3182314b20
  • Hoffman, K. A., Ford, J. H., Tillotson, C. J., Choi, D., & McCarty, D. (2011). Days to treatment and early retention among patients in treatment for alcohol and drug disorders. Addictive Behaviors, 36(6), 643-647. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2011.01.031
  • Hoffman, K. A., Quanbeck, A., Ford, J. H., Wrede, F., Wright, D., Lambert-Wacey, D., ... & McCarty, D. (2011). Improving substance abuse data systems to measure ‘waiting time to treatment’: lessons learned from a quality improvement initiative. Health Informatics Journal, 17(4), 256-265. doi: 10.1177/1460458211420090
  • Molfenter, T., Ford, J. H., & Bhattacharya, A. (2011). The development and use of a model to predict sustainability of change in healthcare settings. International Journal of Information Systems and Change Management, 5(1), 22-35. doi: 10.1504/IJISCM.2011.039068
  • Quanbeck, A. R., Gustafson, D. H., Ford II, J. H., Pulvermacher, A., French, M. T., McConnell, K. J., & McCarty, D. (2011). Disseminating quality improvement: study protocol for a large cluster randomized trial. Implementation Science, 6(1), 44. doi: 10.1186/1748-5908-6-44
  • Rieckmann, T., Fussell, H., Doyle, K., Ford, J., Riley, K. J., & Henderson, S. (2011). Adolescent substance abuse treatment: Organizational change and quality of care. Journal of Addictions & Offender Counseling, 31(2), 80-93. doi: 10.1002/j.2161-1874.2011.tb00069.x
  • Roosa, M., Scripa, J. S., Zastowny, T. R., & Ford II, J. H. (2011). Using a NIATx based local learning collaborative for performance improvement. Evaluation and Program Planning, 34(4), 390-398. doi: 10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2011.02.006
  • Wisdom, J. P., Ford II, J. H., Wise, M., Mackey, D., & Green, C. A. (2011). Substance abuse treatment programs’ data management capacity: an exploratory study. The Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 38(2), 249-64. doi: 10.1007/s11414-010-9221-z

-+ 2001 to 2010

  • Ford II, J. H., Wise, M., & Wisdom, J. P. (2010). A peek inside the box: How information flows through substance abuse treatment agencies. Journal of Technology in Human Services, 28(3), 121-143. doi: 10.1080/15228835.2010.508254
  • Morell, J. A., Hilscher, R., Magura, S., & Ford, J. (2010). Integrating evaluation and agent-based modeling: Rationale and an example for adopting evidence-based practices. Journal of MultiDisciplinary Evaluation, 6(14), 32-57. (PDF)
  • Wisdom, J. P., Ford, J. H., & McCarty, D. (2010). The use of health information technology in publicly-funded U.S. substance abuse treatment agencies. Contemporary Drug Problems, 37(2), 315-339. doi: 10.1177/009145091003700207
  • Lefkovitz, P. M., Ford, J., Vaughn, B., & Nance, R. (2009). Promoting benchmarking in addiction treatment. Behavioral Healthcare, 29(4): 28-30. (PDF)
  • Xu, W., Sullivan, E., Rudolph, B. A., Bott, J., Lundberg, M. T., McBride, S., & Love, D. (2009). Consensus Building for Public Reporting on Hospital Readmission. National Association of Health Data Organizations, 1-21. (PDF)
  • Ford, J. (Fall 2008). Implementing rapid cycle change in your organization. National News, 11(3), 9. National Council on Problem Gambling. (Full Text)
  • Ford, J. (Summer 2008). Seeking help – Is your practice or agency consumer friendly?. National News, 11(2), 22. National Council on Problem Gambling. (PDF)
  • Hoffman, K. A., Ford II, J. H., Choi, D., Gustafson, D. H., & McCarty, D. (2008). Replication and sustainability of improved access and retention within the Network for the Improvement of Addiction Treatment. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 98(1), 63-9. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2008.04.016
  • Love, D., Rudolph, B. A., & Shah, G. H. (2008). Lessons learned in using hospital discharge data for state and national public health surveillance: implications for Centers for Disease Control and prevention tracking program. J. Public Health Manag Pract, 14(6), 533-42. doi: 10.1097/01.PHH.0000338365.66704.7d
  • Capoccia, V. A., Cotter, F., Gustafson, D. H., Cassidy, E. F., Ford II, J. H., Madden, L., ... Molfenter, T. (2007). Making “stone soup”: Improvements in clinic access and retention in addiction treatment. The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety, 33(2), 95-103. (Abstract)
  • Fitzgerald, M., & Ford, J. (2007). Helping States and Providers Work Together. Behavioral Healthcare, 27(5), 14-17. (Full Text)
  • Ford, J. H., Green, C. A., Hoffman, K. A., Wisdom, J. P., Riley, K. J., Bergmann, L., & Molfenter, T. (2007). Process improvement needs in substance abuse treatment: Admissions walk-through results. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 33(4), 379-389. doi: 10.1016/j.jsat.2007.02.003
  • Karon, S. L., Lazarus, J. C., & Holman, L. (2007). Challenges and Approaches to the Identification of Traumatic Brain Injury Among Nursing Home Residents. J Head Trauma Rehabi, 22(6),350-359. doi: 10.1097/01.HTR.0000300230.13490.11
  • Love, D., Davis, R., Rudolph, B. A., & Fogg, R. (2007). Implementing an Emergency Department Data System in Washington State. Contract Report for State of Washington Department of Health.
  • McCarty, D., Gustafson, D. H., Wisdom, J. P., Ford, J., Choi, D., Molfenter, T., ... Cotter, F. (2007). The Network for the Improvement of Addiction Treatment (NIATx): enhancing access and retention. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 88(2-3), 138-145. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2006.10.009
  • Reilly, K. E., Mueller C., & Zimmerman, D. R. (2007). The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ Nursing Home Case-Mix and Quality Demonstration: a descriptive overview. J Aging Soc Policy, 19(1), 61-76. doi: 10.1300/J031v19n01_04
  • Rudolph, B.A. and Love, D. “Adding Clinical Data Elements to Administrative Data for Hospital-Level Reporting: A Synthesis.” Contract Number 233-02-0088; Task Order #13; Agency for Health Care Research and Quality. February 2007. doi: 10.13140/RG.2.1.1435.2886
  • Buchanan, J. L., Murkofsky, R. L., O’Malley, A. J., Karon, S. L., Zimmerman, D., Caudry, D. J., & Marcantonio, E. R. (2006). Nursing Home Capabilities and Decisions to Hospitalize: A Survey of Medical Directors and Directors of Nursing. J Am Geriatr Soc, 54, 458-465. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2005.00620.x
  • Reilly, K. E., Mueller, C., & Zimmerman, D. R. (2006). A nurse-staffing taxonomy for decision making in long-term care nursing facilities. J Nurs Care Qual, 21(2), 176-86. (Abstract)
  • Rudolph, B. A., Shah, G., & Love, D. (2006). Small numbers, disclosure risk, security, and reliability issues in Web-based data query systems. J Public Health Manag Pract, 12(2), 176-83. (Abstract)
  • Shaw, B. R., Hawkins, R., McTavish, F., Pingree, S., & Gustafson, D. H. (2006). Effects of insightful disclosure within computer mediated support groups on women with breast cancer. Health Commun, 19(2), 133-42. doi: 10.1207/s15327027hc1902_5
  • Welch, W. P., Rudolph, B. A., Blewett, L. A., Parente, S. T., Brach, C., Love, D. & Harmon, R. G. (2006) Management Tools for Medicaid and State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP). Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 29(4), 272-282. doi: 10.1097/00004479-200610000-00003
  • Wisdom, J. P., Ford II, J. H., Hayes, R. A., Edmundson, E., Hoffman, K., & McCarty, D. (2006). Addiction treatment agencies’ use of data: A qualitative assessment. The Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 33(4), 394-407. doi: 10.1007/s11414-006-9039-x
  • Yun, G. W., Ford, J., Hawkins, R. P., Pingree, S., McTavish, F., Gustafson, D., & Berhe, H. (2006). On the validity of client-side vs server-side web log data analysis. Internet Research, 16(5), 537-552. doi: 10.1108/10662240610711003
  • Molfenter, T., Zetts, C., Dodd, M., Owens, B., Ford, J., & McCarty, D. (2005). Reducing errors of omission in chronic disease management. J Interprof Care, 19(5), 521-523. doi: 10.1080/13561820500305151
  • Newsom, R., Austin, D., (2005). Wisconsin’s Health Insurance Risk Sharing Plan: Are Changes Necessary? (Issue Brief Vol. 3 No. 4)
  • Orlik, A. B., Newsom, R. S. (2005). Prioritizing Prevention Investments. (Issue Brief Vol. 3 No. 3). (PDF)
  • Pronovost, P. J., Thompson, D. A., Holzmueller, C. G., Dorman, T. & Rudolph, B. A. (2005). Evaluating the impact of the Leapfrog Group’s standard for Intensive Care Unit physician staffing. Seminars in Anesthesia, Perioperative Medicine and Pain, 24(1), 50-58. doi: 10.1053/j.sane.2004.11.001
  • Siomos, E. E., Newsom, R. S., Camponeschi, J., & Remington, P. L. (2005). A statewide collaboration to monitor diabetes quality improvement among Wisconsin health plans. Am J Manag Care, 11(5), 332-6. (Full Text)
  • Sittig, D.F., Shiffman, R., Leonard, K., Friedman, C., Rudolph, B. A., Hripcsak, G., ... Kaushal, R. (2005). A draft framework for measuring progress towards the development of a national health information infrastructure. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 5:14. doi: 10.1186/1472-6947-5-14
  • Welch, W.P., Harmon, R.G., Shah, M., Love, D., Rudolph, B.A., Blewett, L.A., Johnson, K., and Parente, S.T. (2005). Management Tools for Medicaid and State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP): An Assessment Focusing on the Use of Administrative Data on Ambulatory Care. Contract No. 290-00-0012, Task #10, Agency for Health Care Research and Quality.
  • Kindig, D., & Newsom, R. S. (2004). Are payers ready to reward quality and outcomes?. Wisconsin Medical Journal, 103(3), 43-44. (PDF)
  • Mueller, C. & Karon, S. L. (2004) ANA nurse sensitive quality indicators for long-term care facilities. J Nurs Care Qual, 19(1), 39-47. (Abstract)
  • Ward, D., Staff, I., Ford, J., & Salner, A. (2004). Descriptive study of breast cancer patients’ patterns of use and satisfaction with the Internet-based information and support program CHESS (Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System). Oncology Nursing Forum, 31(2), 422. (Abstract)
  • Austin, D., & Newsom, R. S. (2003). An ounce of prevention: What can policymaker do about the obesity epidemic? (Issue Brief Vol. 1 No. 2). (PDF)
  • Boberg, E. W., Gustafson, D. H., Hawkins, R. P., Offord, K. P., Koch, C., Wen, K. Y., … Salner, A. (2003). Assessing the unmet information, support and care delivery needs of men with prostate cancer. Patient Educ Couns, 49(3), 233-42. doi: 10.1016/S0738-3991(02)00183-0
  • Elliot, M. E., Binkley, N. C., Carnes, M., Zimmerman, D. R., Petersen, K, Knapp, K., … Kieser, M. A. (2003). Fracture risks for women in long-term care: high prevalence of calcaneal osteoporosis and hypovitaminosis D. Pharmacotheraphy, 23(6), 702-710. (PDF)
  • Frey, C., Remington, P., & Austin, D. (2003). Wisconsin state health plan: Lessons learned from monitoring the year 2000 plan (Issue Brief Vol. 1 No. 3). (Text)
  • Newsom, R., Kindig, D. (2003). Quality Measurement for Health Care Purchasing (Issue Brief Vol. 1 No. 4).
  • Newsom, R., Kindig, D., & Remington, P. (2003). Should We Keep Wisconsin’s Physician Office Visit Data System? (Issue Brief Vol. 4 No. 4) (Text)
  • Zimmerman, D. R. (2003). Improving nursing home quality of care through outcomes data: the MDS quality indicators. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 18, 250-257. doi: 10.1002/gps.820
  • Booske, B. C., Lynch, J., Riley, G. (2002). Impact of Medicare managed care market withdrawal on beneficiaries. Health Care Financ Rev, 24(1), 95-115. (Full Text)
  • Dawson, K., Newsom, R., & Gohre, F. (2002). The Wisconsin Collaborative Diabetes Quality Improvement Project: A Collaborative Success. (Issue Brief Vol. 3 No. 3) (Text)
  • Ford II, JH. Turner A and Yoshii A. (2002) Information Requirements Determination: The needs of the genomics researchers from the patient clinical record. Journal of Healthcare Information Management. Volume 16 No 4: 56-61. PMID: 12365301
  • Kindig, D., Newsom, R. (2002) Containing Wisconsin Health Care Costs. (Issue Brief Vol. 3 No. 4)
  • Newsom, R. S., Friedsam, D., & Austin, D. (2002). State policy options: Health costs and financing. (Issue Brief Vol. 1 No. 1). (PDF)
  • Rudolph, B. A., Booske, B. C., & Robinson, J. M. (2002). Final Report on Case Mix Adjustment 2000 CAHPS Medicare Disenrollment Reasons Survey. Project Report under CMS contract no. 500-95-0061. (PDF)
  • Gustafson, D. H., Arora, N. K., Nelson, E. C., & Boberg, E. W. (2001). Increasing understanding of patient needs during and after hospitalization. Jt Comm J Qual Improv, 27(2), 81-92. (Abstract)
  • Lyles, A., Sleath, B., Fulda, T. R., & Collins, T. M. (2001). Ambulatory drug utilization review: opportunities for improved prescription drug use. Am J Manag Care, 7(1), 75-81. (Text)
  • Newcomer, R., Swan, J., Karon, S., Bigelow, W., Harrington, C., & Zimmerman, D. (2001). Residential care supply and cognitive and physical problem case mix in nursing homes. J Aging Health, 13(2), 217-47. doi: 10.1177/089826430101300204

-+ 1991 to 2000

  • Harrington, C., Kovner, C., Mezey, M., Kayser-Jones, J., Burger, S., Mohler, M., Zimmerman D. (2000). Experts recommend minimum nurse staffing standards for nursing facilities in the United Sates. The Gerontologist, 40(1), 5-16. (Abstract)
  • Harrington, C., Zimmerman, D., Karon, S. L., Robinson, J., & Beutel, P. (2000). Nursing Home Staffing and Its Relationship to Deficiencies. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci, 55(5), S278-S287. doi: 10.1093/geronb/55.5.S278
  • Newsom, R., Bray, K. (2000). Wisconsin’s Collaborative Population Health Data Library. (Issue Brief Vol. 1 No. 3) (Text)
  • Newsom, R., Queram, C. (2000) Defined Contributions: Future or Fad. (Issue Brief Vol. 1 No. 5) (Text)
  • Robinson, J., & Karon, S. L. (2000). Modeling Medicare costs of PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) populations. Health Care Financ Rev, 21(3), 149-70. (Full Text)
  • Sainfort, F., & Booske, B. C. (2000). Measuring post-decision satisfaction. Med Decis Making, 20(1), 51-61. doi: 10.1177/0272989X0002000107
  • Shaw, B. R., Mc Tavish, F., Hawkins, R., Gustafson, D. H., & Pingree, S. (2000). Experiences of women with breast cancer: exchanging social support over the CHESS computer network. J Health Commun, 5(2), 135-59. doi: 10.1080/108107300406866
  • Sleath, B., Konrad, T. R., Fulda, T., & Collins, T. M. (2000). Medicaid drug utilization review and managed care: The perspectives and experiences of state Medicaid directors. J Managed Care Pharm, 6, 131-136.
  • Wise, M. (2000). Learning to live beyond a heart attack: An interpretive case study of individuals' experiences with an on-line heart disease education program. In K. King & T. Ferro (Eds.), Proceedings of the Eastern Regional Adult Education Research Conference (pp. 269-274). University Park, PA: Penn State University. (PDF)
  • Wise, M., Yun, G. W., & Shaw, B. (2000). Mapping the use of a self-directed on-line heart disease education program onto health learning outcomes: A study of post-heart attack learners. In Proceedings of the Adult Education Research Conference (pp.507-512). Manhattan, KS: New Prairie Press. (PDF)
  • Zimmerman, D., Bowers, B. (2000). Satisfaction surveys and other sources of information on quality of long-term care, Satisfaction Surveys in Long-Term Care. New York: Springer Publishing Co..
  • Bigelow, W. (1999). Health-related outcomes associated with lack of seat belt use in vehicular crashes, Wisconsin, 1994-96. Traffic Safety Reporter.
  • Booske, B. C., Sainfort, F., & Hundt, A. S. (1999). Eliciting consumer preferences for health plans. Health Serv Res, 34(4), 839-54. (Full Text)
  • Eng, T. R., Gustafson, D. H., Henderson, J., Jimison, H., & Patrick, K. (1999). Introduction to evaluation of interactive health communication applications. Science Panel on Interactive Communication and Health. Am J Prev Med, 16(1), 10-5. (PDF)
  • Gustafson, D. H., Hawkins, R., Boberg, E., Pingree, S., Serlin, R. E., Graziano, F., & Chan, C. L. (1999). Impact of a patient-centered, computer-based health information/support system. Am J Prev Med, 16(1), 1-9. (Text)
  • Gustafson, D. H., McTavish, F. M., Boberg, E., Owens, B. H., Sherbeck, C., Wise, M., … Hawkins, R. P. (1999). Empowering patients using computer based health support systems. Qual Health Care, 8(1), 49-56. (PDF)
  • Gustafson, D. H., Robinson, T. N., Ansley, D., Adler, L., & Brennan, P. F., (1999). Consumers and evaluation of interactive health communication applications. The Science Panel on Interactive Communication and Health. Am J Prev Med, 16(1), 23-29. (PDF)
  • Karon, S. L., Sainfort, F., & Zimmerman, D. R. (1999). Stability of nursing home quality indicators over time. Med Care, 37(6), 570-9. (Abstract)
  • Lauver, D. R., Karon, S. L., Egan, J., Jacobson, M., Nugent, J., Settersten, L., & Shaw, V. (1999). Understanding lesbians' mammography utilization. Womens Health Issues, 9(5), 264-74. doi: 10.1016/S1049-3867(99)00024-9
  • Lipton, H. L., Kreling, D. H., Collins, T., & Hertz, K. C. (1999). Pharmacy benefit management companies: dimensions of performance. Annu Rev Public Health, 20(1), 361-401. doi: 10.1146/annurev.publhealth.20.1.361
  • Booske, B. C., & Sainfort, F. (1998). Relation between quantitative and qualitative measures of information use. Int'l J Human-Computer Interaction, 10(1), 1-21. doi: 10.1207/s15327590ijhc1001_1
  • Jewell, K. E. (1998). Coverage and reimbursement for enteral feeding devices in nutrition support. Nutrition in Clinical Practice Suppl, 13, S28-31.
  • Karlson TA, Bigelow WE, Beutel P. Serious lower extremity injuries from motor vehicle crashes, Wisconsin 1991-94. National Highway Traffic Safety Admin DOT HS 808 791:1-11. 1998.
  • Karon, S. (1998). Screening old lesbians for breast and cervical cancers. OutWord: Newsletter of the Lesbian and Gay Aging Issues Network of Am Society on Aging. 5:1-6.
  • Karon, S. L., & Zimmerman, D. R. (1998). Nursing home quality indicators and quality improvement initiatives. Top Health Inf Manage, 18(4), 46-58. (Abstract)
  • Maxwell, C., Zimmerman, D. R., Karon, S. L., & Sainfort, F. (1998). Estimating quality indicators for chronic care from the MDS 2.0: Risk adjustment issues and concerns. Canadian J Quality in Health Care, 14, 4-13.
  • Mott, D. A., & Collins, T. M. (1998). Comparison of targeting a DUR letter intervention at pharmacists separate from and in addition to physicians. J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash), 38(3), 325-32. (Text)
  • Rudolph, B. A. & Miller, N. (1998). Costs of care for diabetes in Wisconsin hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers in 1996. Wisconsin Medical Journal, 97(3), 55-57. (Abstract)
  • Smaglik, P., Hawkins, R. P., Pingree, S., Gustafson, D. H., Boberg, E., & Bricker, E. (1998). The quality of interactive computer use among HIV-infected individuals. J Health Commun, 3(1), 53-68. doi: 10.1080/108107398127508
  • Zimmerman, D. R., Jewell, K. E., & Karon, S. L. (1998). Using Resident Assessment Data to Improve Nutritional Care in Nursing Homes: The Power of Information. Nutrition, 14(4), 410-5. doi: 10.1016/S0899-9007(97)00461-9
  • Zimmerman, D. R. (1997-1998) The power of information: using resident assessment data to assure and improve the quality of nursing home care. Generations, 21(4), 52-56. (Text)
  • Arling, G., Karon, S. L., Sainfort, F., Zimmerman, D. R., & Ross, R. (1997). Risk adjustment of nursing home quality indicators. Gerontologist, 37(6), 757-66. (Abstract)
  • Boberg, E. W., Gustafson, D. H., Hawkins, R. P., Bricker, E., Pingree, S., McTavish, F., ... Botta, R. (1997). CHESS: The Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System. In P. F. Brennan, S. J. Schneider, & E. Tornquist (Eds.), Information Networks for Community Health (pp. 171-180). New York: Springer-Verlag. (Information)
  • Collins, T. M., Mott, D. A., Bigelow, W. E., & Zimmerman, D. R. (1997). A controlled letter intervention to change prescribing behavior: results of a dual-targeted approach. Health Serv Res, 32(4), 471-89. (Text)
  • Gustafson, D. H., Gustafson, R. H., & Wackerbarth, S. (1997). CHESS: Health information and decision support for patients and families. Generations, 21(3), 56-58. (Preview)
  • Hawkins, R. P., Pingree, S., Gustafson, D. H., Boberg, E. W., Bricker, E., McTavish, F., … Owens, B. (1997). Aiding those facing health crises: The experience of the CHESS project. In R. L. Street, W. R. Gold, & T. R. Manning (Eds.), Health Promotion and Interactive Technology: Theoretical Applications and Future Directions (pp. 79-102). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum. (Book)
  • Hill, C. A., Winfrey, K. L., & Rudolph, B. A. (1997) “Best Hospitals”: A Description of the Methodology for the Index of Hospital Quality. Inquiry, 34(1), 80-90. (Abstract)
  • Karlson TA, Hargarten SW. (1997) Reducing Firearm Injury and Death: A Public Health Sourcebook on Guns. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press. 172: pp ill.
  • Karon, S. L. (1997). Nursing home quality indicators: the power of information. Spectrum: Newsletter of the Long Term Care Section of the Am Health Information Mgmt Assn, 11, 1-6.
  • Phillips, C. D., Zimmerman, D., Bernabei, R., & Jonsson, P. V. (1997). Using the Resident Assessment Instrument for quality enhancement in nursing homes. Age Ageing, 26, 77-81. https://doi.org/10.1093/ageing/26.suppl_2.77 (PDF)
  • Sainfort, F., Zimmerman, D., Karon, S. (August 1997). The nursing home industry in the U.S. assessing, computing and providing quality of care information to multiple users, Design of Computing Systems: Cognitive Considerations. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 1997, pp 765-768. Simultaneously published in Proc of the 7th Int'l Conf on Human-Computer Interaction, San Francisco, CA.
  • Sleath, B., & Collins, T. (1997). Physician responses to an educational intervention on improving their long-term prescribing of sedatives. Patient Educ Couns, 31(3), 215-22. (Abstract)
  • Sleath, B., Collins, T., Kelly, H. W., McCament-Mann, L., & Lien, T. (1997). Effect of including both physicians and pharmacists in an asthma drug-use review intervention. Am J Health Syst Pharm, 54(19), 2197-200. (Text)
  • Sleath, B., McCament-Mann, L., Collins, T., & Hollarbush, J. (1997). Response forms reflect pharmacists' participation in retrospective DUR. J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash), 37(1), 77-84. (Abstract)
  • Gustafson, D. H. (1996). Incentives to promote quality improvement in long-term care, Quality Mgmt in Health Care, 4(3), 1-14. (Full Text)
  • Hargarten, S. W., Karlson, T. A., O'Brien, M., Hancock, J., & Quebbeman, E. (1996). Characteristics of firearms involved in fatalities. JAMA, 275(1), 42-5. (Text)
  • Karlson, T. A., Quade, C., & Florey, M. (1996). Nonfatal motor vehicle crash injuries: Wisconsin's experience with linked data systems. Wis Med J, 95(5), 301-4. (Text
  • Karon, S. L., & Zimmerman, D. R. (1996). Using indicators to structure quality improvement initiatives in long-term care. Qual Manag Health Care, 4(3), 54-66. (Abstract)
  • Kreling, D. H., Lipton, H. L., Collins, T. M., & Hertz, K. C. (1996). Assessment of the Impact of Pharmacy Benefit Managers. HCFA Master Contract, HCFA-95-023/PK. (Full Text)
  • Lipowski, E. E., & Bigelow, W. E. (1996). Bigelow WE. Data linkages for research on outcomes of long-term care. Gerontologist, 36(4), 441-7. (PDF)
  • Pingree, S., Hawkins, R. P., Gustafson, D. H., Boberg, E., Bricker, E., Wise, M., … Hsu, E. (1996). Will the disadvantaged ride the information highway? Hopeful answers from a computer-based health crisis system. J Broadcasting and Electronic Media, 40(3), 331-353. doi: 10.1080/08838159609364357
  • Sainfort, F., Becker, M., & Diamond, R. (1996). Judgments of quality of life of individuals with severe mental disorders: Patient self-report versus provider perspectives. Am J Psychiatry, 153(4), 497-502. doi: 10.1176/ajp.153.4.497
  • Sainfort, F., & Booske, B. C. (1996). Role of information in consumer selection of health plans. Health Care Financ Rev, 18(1), 31-54. (Full Text)
  • Boberg, E. W., Gustafson, D. H., Hawkins, R. P., Chan, C. L., Bricker, E., Pingree, S., … Peressini, A. (1995). Development, acceptance and use patterns of a computer-based education and social support system for people living with AIDS/HIV infection. Computers in Human Behavior, 11(2), 289-311. doi: 10.1016/0747-5632(94)00037-I
  • Gustafson, D. H., Helstad, C. P., Hung, C. F., Nelson, G., & Batalden, P. (1995). The total costs of illness: a metric for health care reform. Hosp Health Serv Adm, 40 (1), 154-71. (Abstract)
  • Gustafson, D. H., & Hundt, A. S. (1995). Findings of innovation research applied to quality management principles for health care. Health Care Manage Rev, 20(2), 16-33. (Abstract)
  • McTavish, F. M., Gustafson, D. H., Owens, B. H., Hawkins, R. P., Pingree, S., Wise, M., … Apantaku, F. M. (1995). CHESS (Comprehensive Health Enhancement Support System): an interactive computer system for women with breast cancer piloted with an underserved population. J Ambul Care Manage, 18(3), 35-41. (Abstract)
  • Murphy, K.M., Morris, J.N., Fries, B., Zimmerman, D.R. (1995). The Resident Assessment Instrument: Implications for quality, reimbursement, and research. Generations. 19:43-46.
  • Newmann, J.P., Rudolph, B.A., and Schubert, J. (1995). Depressive Symptom Experiences Among Adolescents. Research Paper Series 51, Mental Health Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, December.
  • Ramsay, J. D., Sainfort, F., & Zimmerman, D. (1995). An empirical test of the structure, process, and outcome quality paradigm using resident-based, nursing facility assessment data. Am J Med Qual, 10(2), 63-75. doi: 10.1177/0885713X9501000202
  • Sainfort, F., Ramsay, J. D., & Monato, H. Jr. (1995). Conceptual and methodological sources of variation in the measurement of nursing facility quality: an evaluation of 24 models and an empirical study. Med Care Res Rev, 52(1), 60-87. doi: 10.1177/107755879505200105
  • Zimmerman, D. R., Karon, S. L., Arling, G., Clark, B. R., Collins, T., Ross, R., & Sainfort, F. (1995). Development and testing of nursing home quality indicators. Health Care Financ Rev, 16(4), 107-27. (Abstract)
  • Bosworth, K., Gustafson, D. H., & Hawkins, R. P. (1994). The BARN system: Use and impact of adolescent health promotion via computer. Computers in Human Behavior, 10(4), 467-482. doi: 10.1016/0747-5632(94)90041-8
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (1994). Head injuries associated with motorcycle use—Wisconsin. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep, 43(23), 429-31. (Abstract)
  • Collins, T. M., Mott, D. A., Bigelow, W. E., & Zimmerman, D. R. (1994). A dual-targeted letter intervention to change prescribing behavior: Results of a randomized trial. AHSR & FHSR Annual Meeting Abstract Book, 11, 114.
  • Gustafson, D.H., Bosworth, K., Treece, C. (1994).. Predicting adolescent problem use of marijuana: Development and testing of a Bayesian model. Int'l J of Addictions. 29:861-886.
  • Gustafson, D.H., Hawkins, R.P., Boberg, E.W. (1994). CHESS: A computer-based information and support system for people facing health-related crises and concerns. Am Medical Infomatics Assn-18th Annual Symposium on Computer Applications in Medical Care.
  • Gustafson, D. H., Hawkins, R. P., Boberg, E. W., Bricker, E., Pingree, S., & Chan, C. L. (1994). The use and impact of a computer-based support system for people living with AIDS and HIV infection. Proc Annu Symp Comput Appl Med Care, 604-8. (Abstract)
  • Gustafson, D. H., Wise, M., McTavish, F. M., Taylor, J. O., Wolberg, W., Stewart, J., … Bosworth, K. (1994) Development and pilot evaluation of a computer-based support system for women with breast cancer. J Psychosocial Oncology, 11(4), 69-93. doi: 10.1300/J077V11N04_05
  • Hargarten, S. W., Karlson, T., Vernick, J. S., & Aprahamian, C. (1994) Motorboat propeller injuries in Wisconsin: enumeration and prevention. J Trauma, 37(2), 187-90. (Text)
  • McTavish, F. M., Gustafson, D. H., Owens, B. H., Wise, M., Taylor, J. O., Apantaku, F. M., … Thorson, B. (1994). CHESS: An interactive computer system for women with breast cancer piloted with an under-served population. In J. G. Ozbolt (Ed), Proceedings of the Annual Symposium on Computer Application in Medical Care (pp. 599–603). Philadelphia: Hanley & Belfus. (Text)
  • Pingree, S., Hawkins, R.P., Gustafson, D.H., Boberg, E.W., Bricker, E. (1994).Can computer-based communication campaigns avoid contributing to knowledge gaps? Communication and Technology Division of the International Communication Assn, Sydney, Australia.
  • Rudolph, B. A., & Hill, C. A. (1994). A Nursing Perspective on Hospital Quality: Does It Differ From Physicians?. Journal of Nursing Care Quality, 9(1), 57-65.
  • Ryther, B.J., Zimmerman, D., Kelly-Powell, M. (1994). Using Resident Assessment Data in Quality Monitoring.Quality Assurance for Long-Term Care: Guidelines and Procedures for Monitoring Practice. Gaithersburg, MD: Aspen Publishers, 1994.
  • Taylor, J. O., Gustafson, D. H., Hawkins, R., Pingree, S., McTavish, F., Wise, M., & Carter, M. (1994). The comprehensive health enhancement support system. Qual Manag Health Care, 2(4), 36-43. (Abstract)
  • Volicer, L., Collard, A., Hurley, A., Bishop, C., Kern, D., & Karon, S. L. (1994). Impact of special care unit for patients with advanced Alzheimer's disease on patients' discomfort and costs. J Am Geriatric Soc, 42(6), 597-603. (Abstract)
  • Zimmerman, D.R., Arling, G., Collins, T.M. (1994). The development, analysis, and use of resident assessment-based quality indicators. Proc 5th International Conference on Systems Science in Health-Social Services for the Elderly and the Disabled, Geneva Switzerland.
  • Zimmerman, D. R., Collins, T. M., Lipowski, E. E., Kreling, D. H., & Wiederholt, J. B. (1994). Guidelines for Estimating the Impact of Medicaid DUR (HCFA contract no 500-93-0032).U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Medicaid Bureau.
  • Zimmerman, D. R., Collins, T. M., Lipowski, E. E., & Sainfort, F (1994). Evaluation of a DUR intervention: a case study of histamine antagonists. Inquiry, 31(1), 89-101. (Abstract)
  • Becker, M., Diamond, R., & Sainfort, F. (1993). A new patient focused index for measuring quality of life in persons with severe and persistent mental illness. Qual Life Res, 2(4), 239-51. (Abstract)
  • Gustafson DH, Hawkins RP, Pingree S, Boberg EW, Bricker E, Wise M. (1993). CHESS: A computer-based system for empowering health care consumers through education and social support. Proc 1st Nat'l Conf on Consumer Health Informatics National Wellness Institute, Stevens Point, WI. 17-18.
  • Gustafson, D. H., Sainfort, F., Johnson, S. W., & Sateia, M. (1993). Measuring quality of care in psychiatric emergencies: construction and evaluation of a Bayesian index. Health Serv Res, 28(2), 131-58. (Text)
  • Gustafson, D. H., Taylor, J. O, Thompson, S., & Chesney, P. (1993). Assessing the needs of breast cancer patients and their families. Quality Mgmt in Health Care, 2(1), 6-17. (Abstract)
  • Hargarten, S. W., & Karlson, T. A. (1993). Injury control: A crucial aspect of emergency medicine. Emerg Med Clin North Am, 11(1), 255-262. (Abstract)
  • Hill, C. A., & Rudolph, B. A. (1993). The Index of Hospital Quality: 1993 Survey on Best Hospitals. A report submitted to U.S. News & World Report. (PDF)
  • Karlson, T. A., Boberg, E. W., Bricker, E., & Dypold, G. (1993). Care of People with HIV Disease in Southern Wisconsin. Report to the Ryan White Care Consortium for Southern Wisconsin.
  • Karon, S.L., & Capitman, J. A. (1993). Sociocultural barriers to appropriate care. In Proc of the 1993 Public Health Conf on Records and Statistics (pp. 522-527). Hyattsville, MD: The Center. (Full Text)
  • Klein, B. E., Karlson, T. A., & Rose, J. (1993). An anatomic index for the severity of ocular injuries. Eur J Ophthalmol, 3(2), 57-60. (Abstract)
  • Lipowski, E. E., Collins, & T. M. (1993). Medicaid DUR Programs. Final Report to American Pharmaceutical Association Foundation.
  • Pingree, S., Hawkins, R. P., Gustafson, D. H., Boberg, E. W., Bricker, E., Wise, M., & Tillotson, T. (1993). Will HIV-positive people use an interactive computer system for information and support? A study of CHESS in two communities. Proc Annu Symp Comput Appl Med Care, 22-6. (Abstract)
  • Arling, G., Hagan, S., & Buhaug, H. (1992). The feasibility of a public-private long-term care financing plan. Med Care, 30(8), 699-717. (Abstract)
  • Collins, T. M., & Zimmerman, D. R. (1992). Programs for monitoring inappropriate prescribing of controlled drugs: evaluation and recommendations. Am J Hosp Pharm, 49(7), 1765-8. (Text)
  • Gustafson, D. H. (1992). Lessons learned from an early attempt to implement CQI principles in a regulatory system. QRB, 18(10), 333-339. doi: 10.1016/S0097-5990(16)30553-X
  • Gustafson, D. H., Bosworth, K., Hawkins, R. P., Boberg, E. W., & Bricker, E. (1992). CHESS: a computer-based system for providing information, referrals, decision support and social support to people facing medical and other health-related crises. Proc Annu Symp Comput Appl Med Care, 161-5. (Full Text)
  • Karlson T. (1992). Injury control and public policy: A review. Critical Reviews in Environmental Controls . 3/4:195-241.
  • Karlson, T. A., Orcutt, R. A., & Bissen, C. A. (1992). The role of E-codes in injury prevention. Top Health Rec Manage, 12(4), 33-41. (Text)
  • Arling, G., Buhaug, H., Hagan, S., & Zimmerman, D. (1991). Medicaid spenddown among nursing home residents in Wisconsin. Gerontologist, 31(2), 174-82. (Abstract)
  • Arling, G., Ryther, B. J., Collins, T., & Zimmerman, D. (1991). Mental illness and psychotropic medication use in the nursing home. J Aging Health, 3(4), 455-472. doi: 10.1177/089826439100300402
  • Bosworth, K., & Gustafson, D. H. (1991). Providing decision support for health risk behavior and improving access to health services. Interface, 21(3), 93-104. doi: 10.1287/inte.21.3.93
  • Collins, T. M. (1991). Multiple copy prescription programs and alternative monitoring programs: cost issues. N Y State J Med, 91(11), 28S-31S.
  • Ford II, J. H., Spears, P. T., Leemis, R. A., & Woods, C. L. (1991). Centralized telemetry monitoring: implementation and management. J Soc Health Syst, 3(2), 52-68. (Abstract)
  • Hargarten, S. W., & Karlson, T. A. (1991). Motor vehicle crashes and seat belts: a study of emergency physicians procedures, changes and documentation. Ann Emerg Med, 24(5), 857-60. (Text)
  • Zimmerman, D.R. (1991).The potential impact of new regulations and data sources on Nursing home quality of care. Conf Proc: Mechanisms of Quality: Service and Clinical Outcomes, National League of Nursing, New York.

-+ 1990 and Earlier

  • Gustafson, D. H., Sainfort, F. C., Van Konigsveld, R., & Zimmerman, D. R. (1990). The Quality Assessment Index (QAI) for measuring nursing home quality. Health Serv Res, 25(1), 97-127. (Full Text)
  • Karlson, T. A., Sumi, M. D., & Braucht, S. A. (1990). HMOs for children with special health care needs. The Public Eye, 15, 4-6.
  • Karlson, T. A., Sumi, M. D., & Braucht, S. A. (1990). Satisfaction and cost of health care for children with special needs, the impact of health maintenance organizations on accessibility. Center for Health Systems Research and Analysis and Center for Public Representation: Madison, WI.
  • Arling, G., Zimmerman, D., & Updike, L. (1989). Nursing home case mix in Wisconsin. Findings and policy implications. Med Care, 27(2), 164-81. (Abstract)
  • Zimmerman, D. R. (1989). The screening survey: An evaluation of one approach to Nursing home quality assurance. Generations, 13.
  • Lipowski, E. E., Bauwens, S. F., & Collins, T. M. (1988). An examination of histamine-2 receptor antagonist use by Medicaid recipients in Wisconsin long-term care facilities. J Am Geriatr Soc, 36(6), 531-6. (PDF)
  • Bigelow, W.E, Collins, T.M. (1987).The impact of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents on general, gastrointestinal upset in an elderly population. Proc 3rd Int'l Conf on Pharmacoepidemiology: 1987.
  • Miller, R. U., & Zimmerman, D. R. (1987). Health maintenance organizations and physicians: impact and response. J Med Pract Manage, 3(1), 17-21. (Abstract)
  • Karlson, T. A., & Klein, B. E. (1986) The incidence of acute hospital-treated eye injuries. Arch Ophthalmol, 104(10), 1473-6. (Abstract)
  • Lipowski, E. E., Wiederholt, J.B., Kreling, D. H., & Collins, T. M. (1986). Use of a Medicaid database to analyze pharmaceutical services in long-term-care facilities. Am J Hosp Pharm, 43(6), 1467-72. (Abstract)
  • Miller, R.U., Zimmerman, D.R. (1986). Changes in the financing and structure of health care delivery: Professional staff response. Proc Industrial Relations Research Assn Annual Meeting.
  • Milgrom, P. R., & Robinson, J. M. (1985). Discussion of Measuring the interest rate risk. Transactions of the Society of Actuaries, 37, 295-297. (PDF)
  • Broffitt, J. D., & Robinson, J. M. (1984). Discussion of Maximum likelihood alternatives to actuarial estimators of mortality rates. Transactions of the Society of Actuaries, 33, 125-138. (PDF)
  • Karlson, T. A. (1984). The incidence of facial injuries from dog bites. JAMA, 251(24), 3265-7. (Abstract)
  • Karlson, T. A. (1982). The incidence of hospital-treated facial injuries from vehicles. J Trauma, 22(4), 303-10. (Abstract)
  • Newsom, R. (1979). Measurements of Stability in Complex Human Behavior.
  • Newsom, R., Schultz, J., & Friedman, R. (1979). Validity of a Simulation for Assessing Medical Professionals.
  • Friedman, R., Schultz, J., & Newsom, R. (1978-1979). Computer-Based Diagnostic Simulation in Medicine. (Full Text)
  • Newsom, R. (1978). Professional Competence: It’s Management and Assessment.
  • Newsom, R., Schultz, J., & Friedman, R. (1978). Evaluation of Complex Human Performance: the Promise of Computer-Based Simulation.
  • Schultz, J., Friedman, R., & Newsom, R. (1978). Computer-Based Examination using the Simulated Patient-Physician Encounter.
  • Friedman, R., Newsom, R., Entine, S., Cheung, S., & Schultz, J. (1977) A Simulated Patient-Physician Encounter Utilizing a Talking Computer. (Text)
  • Friedman, R., Newsom, R., & Schultz, J. (1977). Physician Independent Action: An Application of computer Simulation for Junior Medical Students Training.
  • Friedman, R., Newsom, R., & Schultz, J. (1977). Resident Physician Performance on a Patient--Management Computer Simulation.
  • Newsom, R. (1977). Medical Patient--Management Problems by Computer Simulation: An Evaluation of Two Response Modalities.
  • Schultz, J., Friedman, R., & Newsom, R. (1977). Computer-Based Diagnostic Simulation for Medical Training.
  • Newsom, R., Eischens, R., & Looft, W. (1972). Intrinsic Individual Differences: A Basis for Enhancing Instructional Programs. (Full Text)
  • Newsom, R., Gaite, J. (1972). An Evaluation of Two Approaches to the Teaching of Education Psychology.
  • Newsom, R. (1971). The Evaluation of Two Methods of Teaching Educational Psychology.
  • Newsom, R., Gaite, J. (1971). Prose Learning: Effects of Pre-Testing and Reducation of Passage Length. (Full Text)
  • Newsom, R. (1970). The Assimilation and Retention of Hierarchically Structured Prose Materials
  • Newsom, R. (1970). Intrinsic Individual Differences: A Theoretical Approach to Instructional Paradigms that Precede Prose Learning Situations.