Selected Articles and References

 

  • Schumacher DN, Horn SD, Solnick MF, et al. Hospital cost per case: analysis using a statewide data system. Medical Care. 1979; 17:1037-1047.
  • Schumacher DN, Namerow MJ, Parker BJ, et al.: Prospective payment for psychiatry: feasibility and impact. New England Journal of Medicine. 1986; 315:1331-1336.
  • Schumacher DN, Parker BJ, Munns J, et al. Severity of illness index and the adverse patient occurrence index – A reliability study and policy implications. Medical Care. 1987; 25:695-704.
  • McCutcheon JC and Schumacher DN. Healthcare transformation and the case for a community-wide health information management environment. Quality Management in Health Care. 1994; 2:1-17.
  • Schumacher DN, Stock JR, Richards JK. A model structure for an EBM program in a multihospital system. Journal for Healthcare Quality. 2003; 25(4):10-14.
  • Schumacher DN, Paynter RA, Atkinson JG, Masiulis KE, Felgner LN: Translating Guidelines into Practice: An Effective Pro-competitive Clinical Integration Model. Translating Research Into Practice: Advancing Excellence from Discovery to Delivery, Washington, D.C., July 12-14, 2004. (Abstract)
  • Kosifas AG, Schumacher DN. Letter to the Editor (response to Shortell et al. The role of perceived team effectiveness in improving chronic illness care). Med Care 43: 516, May 2005.
  • Woolf PD, DN Schumacher, S Scott, SM Petterson, MA Kaminski, EE Baum: Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Strategy in the CKHN PBRN. Presented at Primary Care Practice-Based Research Networks: Putting Practice into Research and Research into Practice, AHRQ’s 2005 Annual Primary Care PBRN Research Conference, Washington, D.C., July 21-22, 2005.
  • Schumacher DN. Letter to the Editor. New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 356, 17: 1782-1784, April 2007.
  • Boyer B, Kaminski MA, Schumacher DN, Bodycot G, Allie A: Barrier Assessment Tool: The Development and Psychometrics of a Measure to Assess Adherence to Clinical Practice Guidelines. [Poster] Society for Behavioral Medicine 29th Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions, San Diego, CA, March 26-29, 2008.
  • Priest M, Gatto M, Oot-Giromini B, Haskell H, Poteat S, Cabunoc G, Turner K, Grant A, Schumacher DN, Felgner LN, Fisher M, Stahura P: Zero Preventable Deaths and Palliative Care. [Poster] Institute for Healthcare Improvement’s 20th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care, December 8-11, 2008, Nashville, TN.
  • Schumacher DN: Identifying and Improving Quality of Care. (Letter to the Editor). JAMA 2009;302(4):383.
  • Atkinson JG, Masiulis KE, Felgner L, Schumacher DN: Provider-Initiated Pay-for-Performance in a Clinically Integrated Hospital Network. Journal for Healthcare Quality. Vol. 32, 1:42-50, Jan/Feb 2010.
  • Schumacher DN, Beilenson PL, Carlson R. Resourcing Primary Care In An Era of Health Care Change – A White Paper Discussing the Challenges and Solutions to Enhance the Availability and Affordability of Quality Primary Care in the Howard County, Maryland Area. February 22, 2010.
  • Schumacher DN. Masiulis KE. Atkinson G. Provider Initiated Pay for Performance and Medical Professionalism. (Online Comment on March 23, 2010 to: Qaseem A. et. al Pay for Performance Through the Lens of Medical Professionalism. Ann Intern Med. 16 Mar 2010:152(6):366-369.)
  • Schumacher DN, Dietz, M.  Hospital Quality and Hospital Value-Based Purchasing (Letter to the Editor: in response to Ryan AM. Et al. Changes in hospital quality associated with hospital value-based purchasing).  N Eng J Med. 377:15:1500-1501, Oct. 12, 2017.
  • Dabrow-Woods A, Schumacher D, Nerhood F. Study Links Bedside Access to Evidence-Based Nursing CDS and Increased Hospital Value-Based Care Performance Scores. In Press, Hospital & Healthcare Management.