Health Services Research

(The TQCC of Health Services Research is 3. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-12-01 to 2023-12-01.)
Examining racism in health services research: A disciplinary self‐critique84
Validation analysis of a composite real‐world mortality endpoint for patients with cancer in the United States75
Disruptions in preventive care: Mammograms during the COVID‐19 pandemic67
Food insecurity, health care utilization, and health care expenditures49
The availability of LGBT‐specific mental health and substance abuse treatment in the United States44
Outcomes of primary care delivery by nurse practitioners: Utilization, cost, and quality of care43
Confounding and regression adjustment in difference‐in‐differences studies40
Unmet social needs among low‐income adults in the United States: Associations with health care access and quality38
The effect of rural hospital closures on emergency medical service response and transport times28
A randomized trial of permanent supportive housing for chronically homeless persons with high use of publicly funded services27
Staffing levels and nursing‐sensitive patient outcomes: Umbrella review and qualitative study27
Impact of gentrification on adult mental health26
Examining the bidirectional relationship between food insecurity and healthcare spending26
From patient outcomes to system change: Evaluating the impact of VHA's implementation of the Whole Health System of Care26
Health information technology to improve care for people with multiple chronic conditions22
Effects of a standardized community health worker intervention on hospitalization among disadvantaged patients with multiple chronic conditions: A pooled analysis of three clinical trials22
Relationship of neighborhood social determinants of health on racial/ethnic mortality disparities in US veterans—Mediation and moderating effects20
Co‐creating a Theory of Change to advance COVID‐19 testing and vaccine uptake in underserved communities19
Connecting policy to licensed assisted living communities, introducing health services regulatory analysis18
The effect of evictions on accidental drug and alcohol mortality18
International comparison of health spending and utilization among people with complex multimorbidity17
Negative illness feedbacks: High‐frisk policing reduces civilian reliance on ED services16
The effect of Medicaid expansion on use of opioid agonist treatment and the role of provider capacity constraints16
Multidimensional structural racism predicts birth outcomes for Black and White Minnesotans16
How the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Has Narrowed Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Insurance Coverage and Access to Health Care, 2013‐1816
Differences in health care spending and utilization among older frail adults in high‐income countries: ICCONIC hip fracture persona16
The impact of paid family leave in the United States on birth outcomes and mortality in the first year of life16
Changes in emergency department dental visits after Medicaid expansion16
The importance of data source in prescription drug monitoring program research15
Development and use of an adjusted nurse staffing metric in the neonatal intensive care unit15
Association between nursing home staff turnover and infection control citations15
Systematic review and meta‐analysis of patient race/ethnicity, socioeconomics, and quality for adult type 2 diabetes15
Assessment of nursing home reporting of major injury falls for quality measurement on nursing home compare15
Socioeconomic status and the effectiveness of treatment for first‐episode psychosis14
Effect of culturally tailored education on attendance at mammography and the Papanicolaou test13
Patient administrative burden in the US health care system13
The adoption of social determinants of health documentation in clinical settings13
Comparing cataract surgery complication rates in veterans receiving VA and community care12
A comparison of methods for health policy evaluation with controlled pre‐post designs12
Failure to follow medication changes made at hospital discharge is associated with adverse events in 30 days12
Accounting for the burden and redistribution of health care costs: Who uses care and who pays for it12
The impact of urgent care centers on nonemergent emergency department visits11
Differences in referral patterns for rural primary care physicians from 2005 to 201611
The impact of health care strikes on patient mortality: A systematic review and meta‐analysis of observational studies11
Comparing the impact onCOVID‐19 mortality of self‐imposed behavior change and of government regulations across 13 countries11
Outcomes of Medicaid home‐ and community‐based long‐term services relative to nursing home care among dual eligibles11
In utero exposure to threat of evictions and preterm birth: Evidence from the United States11
Hospital‐physician integration and Medicare’s site‐based outpatient payments11
Frontiers in measuring structural racism and its health effects11
Changes in early high‐risk opioid prescribing practices after policy interventions in Washington State11
An exploration of community partnerships, safety‐net hospitals, and readmission rates11
Comparative effectiveness of external vs blended facilitation on collaborative care model implementation in slow‐implementer community practices11
The importance of understanding and measuring health system structural, functional, and clinical integration11
Association between state Medicaid expansion status and naloxone prescription dispensing11
Changes in health insurance coverage, access to care, and health services utilization by sexual minority status in the United States, 2013‐201810
A controlled trial of dissemination and implementation of a cardiovascular risk reduction strategy in small primary care practices10
State earned income tax credits and general health indicators: A quasi‐experimental national study 1993‐201610
A scoping review of person and family engagement in the context of multiple chronic conditions10
Nursing home admissions for persons with dementia: Role of home‐ and community‐based services10
A systematic review of research on empathy in health care10
The impact of the Affordable Care Act on health care access and self‐assessed health in the Trump Era (2017‐2018)10
Organizational integration, practice capabilities, and outcomes in clinically complex medicare beneficiaries10
Medicaid expansions, preconception insurance, and unintended pregnancy among new parents10
Patient experience of health care system hassles: Dual‐system vs single‐system users10
The cumulative impact of health insurance on health status10
Differences in health outcomes for high‐needhigh‐costpatients across high‐incomecountries9
Patterns of adoption of robotic radical prostatectomy in the United States and England9
Police Exposure As a Determinant of Structural Racism: An Exploration of the Association between Preterm Birth in Neighborhoods with High Police Exposure9
Performance of ICD‐10‐CM diagnosis codes for identifying children with Sickle Cell Anemia9
Predicting preventable hospital readmissions with causal machine learning9
Payments for outpatient joint replacement surgery: A comparison of hospital outpatient departments and ambulatory surgery centers9
Understanding how health systems facilitate primary care redesign9
Changes in economic outcomes before and after rural hospital closures in the United States: A difference‐in‐differences study9
The association between the supply of select nonpharmacologic providers for pain and use of nonpharmacologic pain management services and initial opioid prescribing patterns for Medicare beneficiaries9
Automated delineation of hospital service areas as a new tool for health care planning9
A systematic review of the qualitative literature on barriers to high‐quality prenatal and postpartum care among low‐income women9
The associations of medical marijuana policies with opioid‐related health care utilization9
Costs of using evidence‐based implementation strategies for behavioral health integration in a large primary care system9
Comparing the value of community benefit and Tax‐Exemption in non‐profit hospitals9
A comparison of methods for measuring spatial access to health care8
Continuity of care and health care cost among community‐dwelling older adult veterans living with dementia8
Unmet health care needs and inequality: A cross‐country comparison of the situation of people with spinal cord injury8
Burnout of the US midwifery workforce and the role of practice environment8
Public insurance expansions and mental health care availability8
Medicaid expansion and infant mortality, revisited: A difference‐in‐differences analysis8
Perspectives of certified nursing assistants and administrators on staffing the nursing home frontline during the COVID‐19 pandemic8
Measuring complications of serious pediatric emergencies using ICD‐108
Did prescribing laws disproportionately affect opioid dispensing to Black patients?8
The effect of a public transportation expansion on no‐show appointments8
The effect of data aggregation on estimations of nurse staffing and patient outcomes8
An international comparison of long‐term care trajectories and spending following hip fracture8
Out‐of‐pocket costs and HIV pre‐exposure prophylaxis persistence in a US multicity demonstration project8
Access to outpatient services in rural communities changes after hospital closure8
Long‐run growth of ambulatory surgery centers 1990–2015 and Medicare payment policy8
Spatial accessibility to colonoscopy and its role in predicting late‐stage colorectal cancer8
Simulating the role of knowledge brokers in policy making in state agencies: An agent‐based model8
Patient selection in the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement model8
Using machine learning to advance disparities research: Subgroup analyses of access to opioid treatment8
Association between Medicaid expansion, dental coverage policies for adults, and children's receipt of preventive dental services7
Measures of care fragmentation: Mathematical insights from population genetics7
Relationships between work–environment characteristics and behavioral health provider burnout in the Veterans Health Administration7
The National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Disparities Elimination through Coordinated Interventions to Prevent and Control Heart and Lung Disease Alliance7
Telehealth for geriatric post‐emergency department visits to promote age‐friendly care7
Emerging models of care for individuals with multiple chronic conditions7
The influence of sociodemographic factors on trauma center transport for severely injured older adults7
Evaluating implementation strategies to support documentation of veterans' care preferences7
The effect of Medicaid expansion on prescriptions for breast cancer hormonal therapy medications7
Definition and categorization of rural and assessment of realized access to care7
Hospital resource allocation decisions when market prices exceed Medicare prices7
The effect of direct cognitive assessment in the Medicare annual wellness visit on dementia diagnosis rates7
Cesarean birth and maternal morbidity among Black women and White women after implementation of a blended payment policy7
It’s about Trust: Low‐Income Parents’ Perspectives on How Pediatricians Can Screen for Social Determinants of Health7
The effects of coding intensity in Medicare Advantage on plan benefits and finances7
The economic effects of rural hospital closures7
Care integration within and outside health system boundaries6
A comparison of patient‐reported mental health outcomes for the Department of Veterans Affairs' regional telehealth and Community Care Programs6
Medicaid home‐ and community‐based services and discharge from skilled nursing facilities6
Long‐term trend in socioeconomic inequalities and geographic variation in the utilization of antenatal care service in India between 1998 and 20156
Increasing Medicaid enrollment among formerly incarcerated adults6
Is mortality readmissions bias a concern for readmission rates under the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program?6
Housing, housing policy, and deaths of despair6
Caregiving during the Time of COVID‐19: A Multi‐State Qualitative Study of Family Caregiver Experiences and Decision‐Making6
States' use of Medicaid to meet the needs of autistic individuals6
Use of behavioral health care in Medicaid managed care carve‐out versus carve‐in arrangements6
Primary care quality and cost for privately insured patients in and out of US Health Systems: Evidence from four states6
Evolution of the home health care market: The expansion and quality performance of multi‐agency chains6
Avoiding Medicaid enrollment after the reversal of the changes in the public charge rule among Latino and Asian immigrants6
Effects of a nursing home telehealth program on spending and utilization for Medicare residents6
Patients discharged from higher‐quality skilled nursing facilities spend more days at home6
Impact of the Medicare Shared Savings Program on utilization of mental health and substance use services by eligibility and race/ethnicity6
The effects of Medicaid on access to care and adherence to recommended preventive services6
Health system affiliation of physician organizations and quality of care for Medicare beneficiaries who have high needs6
Evaluating the role of Section 1115 waivers on Medicaid coverage and utilization of opioid agonist therapy among substance use treatment admissions5
Physician network connections to specialists and HIV quality of care5
Relative accuracy of social and medical determinants of suicide in electronic health records5
Effects of state opioid prescribing cap laws on opioid prescribing after surgery5
Discharge against medical advice among neurological patients: Characteristics and outcomes5
Impact of nonphysician providers on spatial accessibility to primary care in Iowa5
Postacute care outcomes in home health or skilled nursing facilities in patients with a diagnosis of dementia5
The effect of a mobile integrated health program on health care cost and utilization5
Employing computational linguistics techniques to identify limited patient health literacy: Findings from the ECLIPPSE study5
Evaluating the robustness of the CMS Hospital Value‐Based Purchasing measurement system5
A methodology for identifying high‐need, high‐cost patient personas for international comparisons5
Racial and ethnic disparities in care for health system‐affiliated physician organizations and non‐affiliated physician organizations5
Police brutality and unmet need for mental health care5
Racism and health: A call to action for health services research5
Perceived benefits of geriatric specialty telemedicine among rural patients and caregivers5
Transforming care for people with multiple chronic conditions: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's research agenda5
Eight‐year post‐trial follow‐up of health care and long‐term care costs of tele‐based health coaching5
Disparities in geographic access to medical oncologists5
Disparities in Telehealth Use during COVID‐19 across Federally Qualified Health Centers: Findings from National Survey Data5
Birds of a feather flock together: Comparing controlled pre–post designs5
The association of hospital teaching intensity with 30‐day postdischarge heart failure readmission and mortality rates5
Measuring resource use in Medicare Advantage using Encounter data5
The role of all‐payer claims databases to expand central cancer registries: Experience from Colorado5
New evidence of state variation in Medicaid payment policies for dual Medicare‐Medicaid enrollees5
Fee‐for‐service payment is not the (main) problem5
Algorithms identifying low‐acuity emergency department visits: A review and validation study5
Provider perspectives on integrating family caregivers into patient care encounters5
Potential bypassing of nearest emergency department by EMS transports5
Hospital organizational strategies associated with advanced EHR adoption5
Effectiveness of mandatory peer review to reduce antipsychotic prescriptions for Medicaid‐insured children5
Implementation of resource use measures in Medicare Advantage5
Likelihood of hospital readmission in Medicare Advantage and Fee‐For‐Service within same hospital5
International comparison of spending and utilization at the end of life for hip fracture patients5
Health system integration with physician specialties varies across markets and system types5
Development and psychometric assessment of a survey to measure specialty care coordination as experienced by primary care providers4
Health insurance coverage and self‐employment4
The impact of health‐related supports in senior housing on ambulance transfers and visits to emergency departments: The Right Care, Right Place, Right Time Project4
COVID‐19 Disproportionately Impacts More Vulnerable Rural Hospitals and Communities4
Medicaid long‐term care workforce training intervention and value‐based payment metrics4
Rural‐Urban Differences in Access to, Attitudes Toward, and Satisfaction with Care Among Medicare Beneficiaries4
A national assessment of legacy versus new generation Medicaid data4
Editor's desk: Improving author experience4
Perspectives of nursing home administrators across the United States during the COVID‐19 pandemic4
Reducing administrative costs in US health care: Assessing single payer and its alternatives4
Trends in smoking documentation rates in safety net clinics4
Making integration work4
Association of emergency department crowding with inpatient outcomes4
Racial and ethnic disparities in access to and enrollment in high‐quality Medicare Advantage plans4
Learning environments, reliability enhancing work practices, employee engagement, and safety climate in VA cardiac catheterization laboratories4
Development of a homelessness risk screening tool for emergency department patients4
Medicaid prevalence and opioid use disorder treatment access disparities4
Variability in cesarean delivery rates among individual labor and delivery nurses compared to physicians at three attribution time points4
Trusted contraception information sources for individuals with opioid use disorder4
Architecting Process of Care: A randomized controlled study evaluating the impact of providing nonadherence information and pharmacist assistance to physicians4
Impact of the supplemental nutritional assistance program on diet‐related disease morbidity among older adults4
COVID‐19‐related Medicaid enrollment in Medicaid expansion and non‐expansion states4
People’s preferences for self‐management support4
Development and validation of a patient experience of care survey for emergency departments4
Patterns of black and white hysterectomy incidence among reproductive aged women4
Addressing health care needs of Colorado immigrants using a community power building approach4
Patient experiences after implementing lean primary care redesigns4
The complex relationships among race/ethnicity, social determinants, and opioid utilization4
Trends and determinants of retail prescription drug costs4
Do physician incentives increase patient medication adherence?4
Applying the age‐friendly‐health system 4M paradigm to reframe climate‐related disaster preparedness for nursing home populations4
Dobbs and disability: Implications of abortion restrictions for people with chronic health conditions4
Achievement of age‐friendly health systems committed to care excellence designation in a convenient care health care system4
The Impact of the COVID‐19 Pandemic on the Long‐Term Care Workforce4
Effects of Medicare eligibility and enrollment at age 65 years on the use of high‐value and low‐value care4
Do dual eligible beneficiaries experience better health care in special needs plans?4
Developing network adequacy standards for VA Community Care4
Multilevel factors associated with inequities in multidisciplinary cancer consultation4
Development of the Veterans Crisis Line Caring Letters Suicide Prevention Intervention4
In defense of Direct Care: Limiting access to military hospitals could worsen quality and safety4
Patient social risk factors and continuity of care for Medicare beneficiaries4
Frontline work and racial disparities in social and economic pandemic stressors during the first COVID‐19 surge4
Effects of forced disruption in Medicaid managed care on children with asthma4
Comparison of measures of medication adherence from pharmacy dispensing and insurer claims data4
Within and across country variations in treatment of patients with heart failure and diabetes4
How price and quantity factors drive spending in nongroup and employer health plans4
Health care administrative burdens: Centering patient experiences4
Predicting Fragmented Care: Beneficiary, Primary Care Physician, and Practice Characteristics4
Racial and ethnic disparities in excess mortality among U.S. veterans during the COVID‐19 pandemic4
Physician variation in the de‐adoption of ineffective statin and fibrate therapy4
Using a structural vulnerability framework to understand the impact of COVID‐19 on the lives of Medicaid beneficiaries receiving substance use treatment in New York City4
The unintended consequences of the 340B safety‐net drug discount program4
Emergency unemployment benefits and health care spending during Covid4
Patient‐reported outcomes collected in ambulatory oncology practices: Feasibility, patterns, and correlates4
Racial disparities in healthcare and health4
Implications of missingness in self‐reported data for estimating racial and ethnic disparities in Medicaid quality measures3
Listening to patients: Opportunities to improve reproductive wellness for women with chronic conditions3
Financial impacts of the Medicaid expansion on community health centers3
Consolidation by Any Other Name? The Emergence of Clinically Integrated Networks3
Racial disparities in pregnancy options counseling and referral in the US South3
A polling experiment on public opinion on the future expansion of Medicare and Medicaid3
Stop Asian Hate: The Mental Health Impact of Racial Discrimination Among Asian Pacific Islander Young and Emerging Adults during COVID‐193
How “age‐friendly” are deprescribing interventions? A scoping review of deprescribing trials3
Linking health education, civic engagement, and research at a large Federally Qualified Health Center to address health disparities3
Does Framing Coronavirus in Terms of Disparities Reduce or Increase Vaccine Hesitancy?3
A cardiovascular disease risk prediction algorithm for use with the Medicare current beneficiary survey3
Primary care physician continuity, survival, and end‐of‐life care intensity3
Reimagining and reinvesting in rural hospital markets3
Ambulatory quality, special health care needs, and emergency department or hospital use for US children3
All‐Cause and Suicide Mortality Among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Veterans Who Utilize Care through the Veterans Health Administration3
Factors affecting primary care implementation for older veterans with multimorbidity in Veterans Health Administration (VA)3
Insurance coverage change and survivorship care among young adult survivors of childhood cancer3
The Virtual Perinatal Quality Improvement Prioritization By Affected Communities (V‐QPAC) Protocol3
Health center use and hospital‐based care among individuals dually enrolled in Medicare and Medicaid, 2012–20183
Development of a novel metric of timely care access to primary care services3
Effects of Medicaid expansion on insurance coverage and health services use among adults with disabilities newly eligible for Medicaid3
Associations between Medicaid expansion and nurse staffing ratios and hospital readmissions3
The implementation cost of a safety‐net hospital program addressing social needs in Atlanta3
Documentation dynamics: Note composition, burden, and physician efficiency3
Derivation and validation of a novel comorbidity‐based delirium risk index to predict postoperative delirium using national administrative healthcare database3
Perceived impacts of a Medicaid rebalancing initiative to increase home‐ and community‐based services3
Identifying and Overcoming Policy‐Level Barriers to the Implementation of Digital Health Innovation in Ontario: Qualitative Study3
Operational Modeling with Health Economics to Support Decision Making for COPD Patients3
Practice‐site‐level measures of primary care comprehensiveness and their associations with patient outcomes3
Reducing the prevalence of low‐back pain by reducing the prevalence of psychological distress: Evidence from a natural experiment and implications for health care providers3
Challenges to community transitions through Money Follows the Person3
An equivalence analysis of provider education in youth mental health care3
Predicting avoidable hospital events in Maryland3
Provider networks and health plan premium variation3
Advancing healthcare equity through dissemination and implementation science3
An evaluation of the Be Your Own Baby public awareness campaign3
Validation and application of a needs‐based segmentation tool for cross‐country comparisons3
Does Progress on Universal Health Coverage Explain COVID Cases and Deaths?3
Consideration of racism experiences in the implementation of trauma‐focused therapy in primary care3
Unmet needs for food, medicine, and mental health services among vulnerable older adults during the COVID‐19 pandemic3
Patient cognitive impairment associated with higher home health care delivery costs3
Aligning care with the personal values of patients with complex care needs3
Aligning quality improvement efforts and policy goals in a national integrated health system3
Improving estimates of Medicaid's effect on poverty: Measures and counterfactuals3
The Presence 5 for Racial Justice Framework for anti‐racist communication with Black patients3
Progress and Challenges with Connecting Hospitals with the Public Health System3
Differential associations of homelessness with emergency department visits and hospitalizations by race, ethnicity, and gender3
“We Have to Meet Those Clients Where They're at” ‐ Michigan Behavioral Health Providers' Responses to Telehealth Policy Changes during COVID‐193
How can we make valid and useful comparisons of different health care systems?3
Relationship between initiation of 340B participation and hospital safety‐net engagement3
Association between non‐profit hospital community benefit spending and health outcomes3
Physician‐ versus practice‐level primary care continuity and association with outcomes in Medicare beneficiaries3
Outcomes reported in evaluations of programs designed to improve health in Indigenous people3
A roadmap toward equitable, coordinated, quality reproductive care for women with chronic conditions3
Outpatient care fragmentation in Veterans Affairs patients at high‐risk for hospitalization3
The promise and peril of health systems3
The association of hospital research publications and clinical quality3
Association of a national insurer's reference‐based pricing program and choice of imaging facility, spending, and utilization3
Outcomes of a randomized quality improvement trial for high‐risk Veterans in year two3
Pricing in commercial dental insurance and provider markets3
Difference‐in‐differences for categorical outcomes3
Addressing Consumer and Patients’ Preferences and Needs Whole Health System of Care Improves Health and Well‐Being and Reduces Opioid Use for Veterans with Chronic Pain3
State policies limiting premium surcharges for tobacco and their impact on health insurance enrollment3
High‐frequency hospital users: The tail that wags the readmissions dog3
Changing landscape of nursing homes serving residents with dementia and mental illnesses3
Assessing patient, physician, and practice characteristics predicting the use of low‐value services3