Institute on Healthcare Systems



  • Razavi, Moaven PhD; O’Reilly-Jacob, Monica RN, PhD, FNP-BC; Perloff, Jennifer PhD; Buerhaus, Peter RN, PhD, FAAN, FAANP(h): Drivers of Cost Differences Between Nurse Practitioner and Physician Attributed Medicare Beneficiaries, Medical Care: December 02, 2020 - Volume Publish Ahead of Print - Issue -doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001477
  • Berridge, C., Lima, J., Schwartz, M., Bishop, C. & Miller, S.C. "Leadership, Staff Empowerment, and the Retention of Nursing Assistants: Findings From a Survey of U.S. Nursing Homes." Journal of the American Medical Directors Association in press. (2020).
  • BM Pockros, A Balamurugan, JA Radparvar, JA Chilingerian, MC Cohen. "System-Wide Echocardiography Accreditation: Physician Perceptions and Concerns." Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography (2020).
  • Wynn-Jones W, Koehlmoos TP, Tompkins C, Navathe A, Lipsitz S, Kwon NK, Learn PA, Madsen C, Schoenfeld A, Weissman JS. "Variation in expenditure for common, high cost surgical procedures in a working age population: implications for reimbursement reform." BMC Health Services Research 19. (2020).
  • Santos, P., and Faughnan, K. "Increasing Hospice Enrollment: OCM Sites with the Greatest Improvement:." Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation. (2020):OCM Learning System Case Study. (2020).
  • Santos, P., Joglekar, G., Faughnan, K., Darden, J., & Hendrich, A. (2020). "Disproportionate preterm delivery among black women: a state-level analysis." Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities. 7(2): (2020): 290-297.
  • Siyu M, Shepard D, Ritter G, Martell R, Thomas CP. "The Impact of the Introduction of Generic Aromatase Inhibitors on Hormonal Therapy Adherence over the Full Course of Five-year Treatment for Breast Cancer." Cancer (2020).
  • Flieger SP, Thomas CP, Prottas J. "Improving Inter-Organizational Coordination between Primary Care and Oncology: Adapting a Chronic Care Management Model for Patients with Cancer." Medical Care Research and Review (2020).


  • Gaalema, D.E., Elliott, R.J., Savage, P.D., Rengo, J.L., Cutler, A.Y., Pericot-Valverde, I., Priest, J.S., Shepard, D.S., Higgins, S.T., and Ades, P.A. (2019). Financial Incentives to Increase Cardiac Rehabilitation Participation Among Low-Socioeconomic Status Patients. Journal of the American College of Cardiology: Heart Failure. 7(7), pp. 537-546.
  • Kim, H., Keating, N.L., Perloff, J.N., Hodgkin, D., Liu, X., and Bishop, C.E. (2019). Aggressive Care Near the End of Life for Cancer Patients in Medicare Accountable Care Organizations. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 67(5), pp. 961-968.
  • Muench, U., Guo, C., Thomas, C.P., and Perloff, J.N. (2019). Medication Adherence, Costs, and ER Visits of Nurse Practitioner and Primary Care Physician Patients: Evidence From Three Cohorts of Medicare Beneficiaries. Health Services Research. 54(1), pp. 187-197.
  • Santos, P., Joglekar, A., Faughnan, K., Darden, J., Masters, L., Hendrich, A., and McCoy, C.K. (2019). Sustaining and Spreading Quality Improvement: Decreasing Intrapartum Malpractice Risk. Journal of Healthcare Risk Management. 38(3), pp. 42-50.
  • Thomas, C.P. (2019). Commentary: Addressing Workforce Needs for Medication Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder. Journal of Addiction Medicine. 13(1), pp. 1-2.
  • A. Kushman, M. Rambukwella, C. Price, J. Ellis, K. Sethi, J. Chilingerian, M.Cohen. "Exploring the Benefits of System-Wide Echocardiography Accreditation." The American Medical Student Research Journal. (2019).
  • Lee, S. J., Venkataraman, S., Heim, G., Roth, A., Chilingerian, Jon. "Examining Consequences of Value-Based Purchasing: Impacts on Hospital Operations Outcomes." Journal of Operations Management (2019).
  • Roth, A., Venkataraman, S., Tucker, A., and Chilingerian, Jon. "“Being on the Frontier: Identifying High Triple Performance Hospitals”." Production and Operations Management (2019).
  • Doonan, Michael, Evans, B.. Will Federalism Improve the U.S. Health Care System? The 26th, Princeton Conference Report. Princeton, NJ Council on Health Care Economics and Policy: 2019.
  • Lorenz, L., Doonan, Michael. A Policy Analysis of Access to Post-Acute Rehabilitation Services for People with Acquired Brain Injury in Massachusetts and Beyond. Waltham Massachusetts Health Policy Forum: 2019.
  • Kim H, Bishop CE, Keating NL, Hodgkin D, Perloff JN. Reply to Including Palliative Care in the Assessment of Accountable Care Organizations for End-of-Life Care. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2019 PMID 31190417 DOI: 10.1111/jgs.16025
  • Santos, Palmira. Kristen Faughnan. "Assessing and Addressing Health-Related Social Needs: OCM Learning System, Case Study." Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation. 11. (2019).
  • Santos, Palmira. Kristen Faughnan. "Building and Sustaining High-Value Patient and Family Advisory Councils: Oncology Care Model Learning System, Resource Guide." Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation. 2. (2019).
  • Santos, Palmira. Kristen Faughnan. "Decreasing ED Utilization: OCM-2 High Performers: OCM Learning System Case Study.." Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation. (2019).
  • Santos, Palmira. Kristen Faughnan. "End-of-Life Care Planning: Barriers and Approaches: Oncology Care Model Learning System, Case Study." Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation 8 (2019).