Publications

2019

Hodgkin, D., Garnick, D. W., Horgan, C. M., Busch, A. B., Stewart, M. T., & Reif, S. (2019). Is it feasible to pay specialty substance use disorder treatment programs based on patient outcomes?Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 107735.

Davis, M. T., Torres, M., Nguyen, A., Stewart, M., & Reif, S. (2019). Improving quality and performance in substance use treatment programs: What is being done and why is it so hard?Journal of Social Work, 1468017319867834.

Hodgkin, D., Gao, W., Larson, M. J., Drebing, C. E., Merrick, E. L., Pugatch, M., ... & Saitz, R. (2019). Referral to Treatment After Positive Screens for Unhealthy Drug Use in an Outpatient Veterans Administration SettingJournal of Addiction Medicine.

Garnick, D., Horgan, C., Mark, T. L., Lee, M., Acevedo, A., Neager, S., ... & Miller, K. (2019). The importance of identification when measuring performance in addiction treatmentSubstance Abuse, 1-5.

Miles, J. (2019). Changes in Residential Substance Use Treatment Service Access Resulting from Recent Medicaid Section 1115 WaiversPsychiatric Services, appi-ps.

2018

Acevedo, A., Miles, J., Garnick, D.W., Panas, L., Ritter, G.A., Campbell, K., and Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2018). Employment after Beginning Treatment for Substance Use Disorders: The Impact of Race/Ethnicity and Client Community of ResidenceJournal of Substance Abuse Treatment87, 31-41.

Acevedo, A., Panas, L., Garnick, D.W., Acevedo-Garcia, D., Miles, J., Ritter, G.A., and Campbell, K. (2018). Disparities in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders: Does Where You Live Matter? The Journal for Behavioral Health Services and Research, 45(4), 533-549.  

Busch, A.B., Bates, D.W., and Rauch, S.L. (2018). Improving Adoption of EHRs in Psychiatric CareThe New England Journal of Medicine378(18), 1665-1667.

Donohue, J.M., Barry, C.L., Stuart, E.A., Greenfield, S.F., Song, Z., Chernew, M.E., and Huskamp, H.A. (2018). Effects of Global Payment and Accountable Care on Medication Treatment for Alcohol and Opioid Use DisordersJournal of Addiction Medicine, 12(10), 11-18.

Hodgkin, D., and Connery, H.S. (2018). Effectiveness and Availability of Treatment for Substance Use Disorders. In Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Economics and Finance. Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press.

Hodgkin, D., Horgan, C.M., Stewart, M.T., Quinn, A.E., Creedon, T.B., Reif, S., and Garnick, D.W. (2018).  Federal Parity and Access to Behavioral Health Care in Private Health PlansPsychiatric Services, 69(4), 396-402.

Huskamp, H.A., Busch, A.B., Souza, J., Uscher-Pines, L., Rose, S., Wilcock, A., Landon, B.E., Mehrota, A. (2018). How is Telemedicine Being Used for Opioid and Other Substance Use Disorders? Health Affairs, 37(12), 1340-1347.

Huskamp, H.A., Riedel, L.E., Barry C.L., and Busch, A.B. (2018). Coverage of Medications that Treat Opioid Use Disorder and Opioids for Pain Management in Marketplace Plans, 2017Medical Care, 56(6), 505-509.

Lee, M.T., Acevedo, A., Garnick, D.W., Horgan, C.M., Panas, L., Ritter, G.A., and Campbell, K. (2018). Impact of Agency Receipt of Incentives and Reminders on Engagement and Continuity of Care for Clients with Co-occurring DisordersPsychiatric Services, 69(7), 804-811.

McDowell, M.J., Busch, A.B., Sen, A.P., Stuart, E.A., Riedel, L., Barry, C.L., and Huskamp, H.A. (2018). Participation in Accountable Care Organizations among Hospitals Offering Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health ServicesPsychiatric Services69(11), 1131-1134.

Stewart, M.T., Reif, S., Dana, B., Nguyen, A., Torres, M., Davis, M.T., ... and Horgan, C.M. (2018). Incentives in a Public Addiction Treatment System: Effects on Waiting Time and SelectionJournal of Substance Abuse Treatment95, 1-8.

2017

Acevedo, A., Lee, M.T., Garnick, D.W., Horgan, C.M., Ritter, G.A., Panas, L., Campbell, K., and Bean-Mortinson, J. (2017). Agency-Level Financial Incentives and Electronic Reminders to Improve Continuity of Care after Discharge from Residential Treatment and DetoxificationDrug and Alcohol Dependence, 183, 192-200.

Berry, K.N., Huskamp, H.A., Goldman, H.H., Rutkow, L., and Barry, C.L. (2017). Litigation Provides Clues to Ongoing Challenges in Implementing Insurance ParityJournal of Health Politics, Policy and Law42(6), 1065-1098.

Brolin, M., Torres, M., Hodgkin, D., Horgan, C.M., Lee, M., Merrick, E.L., ... and Gewirtz, A. (2017). Implementation of Client Incentives within a Recovery Navigation Program. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment72, 25-31.

Garnick, D.W., Horgan, C.M., Acevedo, A., Lee, M.T., Panas, L., Ritter, G.A, Campbell, K., and Bean-Mortinson, J. (2017). Influencing Quality of Outpatient SUD Care: Implementation of Alerts and Incentives in Washington StateJournal of Substance Abuse Treatment82, 93-101.

Garnick, D.W., Horgan, C.M., Merrick, E.L., Hodgkin, D., Reif, S., Quinn, A.E., Stewart, M.T., and Creedon, T.B. (2017). Private Health Plans’ Contracts with Managed Behavioral Healthcare OrganizationsJournal of Behavioral Health Services and Research, 44(1), 149–157.

Hodgkin, D., Reif, S., Stewart, M.T., Mohr, B., and Horgan, C.M. (2017). Target Attainability and Provider Response in Pay-For-Performance: Evidence from Substance Use Disorder Treatment. Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, 20, S15-S15.

Johnson, J.K., Johnson, R.M., Hodgkin, D., Jones, A.A., Matteucci, A.M., and Harris, S.K. (2017). Heterogeneity of State Medical Marijuana Laws and Adolescent Recent Use of Alcohol and Marijuana: Analysis of 45 States, 1991–2011Substance Abuse, 39(2), 1-8.

Joyce, N.R., Huskamp, H.A., Hadland, S.E., Donohue, J.M., Greenfield, S.F., Stuart, E.A., and Barry, C.L. (2017). The Alternative Quality Contract: Impact on Service Use and Spending for Children with ADHDPsychiatric Services68(12), 1210-1212.

McGuire, T.G., and van Kleef, R.C. (2017). Introduction to the Special Section on Regulated CompetitionJournal of Health Economics, 56, 234-236.

McGuire, T.G., and van Kleef, R.C. (2017). Risk Adjustment, Risk Sharing and Premium Regulation in Health Insurance Markets: Theory and Practice. New York: Elsevier Publishing.

Quinn, A.E., Hodgkin, D., Perloff, J.N., Stewart, M.T., Brolin, M., Lane, N.E., and Horgan, C.M. (2017). Design and Impact of Bundled Payment for Detox and Follow-up Care. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment82, 113-121.

Quinn, A.E., Reif, S., Merrick, E.L., Horgan, C.M., Garnick, D.W., and Stewart, M.T. (2017). How Do Private Health Plans Manage Specialty Behavioral Health Treatment Entry and Continuing Care? Psychiatric Services, 68(9), 931-937.

Quinn, A.E., Stewart, M.T., Brolin, M., Horgan, C.M., and Lane, N.E. (2017). Massachusetts Substance Use Disorder Treatment Organizations’ Perspectives on the Affordable Care Act: Changes in Payment, Services, and System DesignJournal of Psychoactive Drugs, 49(2), 151-159.

Reif, S., Acevedo, A., Garnick, D.W., and Fullerton, C.A. (2017). Reducing Behavioral Health Inpatient Readmissions for People with Substance Use Disorders: Do Follow-Up Services Matter? Psychiatric Services, 68(8), 810-818.

Reif, S., Creedon, T.B., Horgan, C.M., Stewart, M.T., and Garnick, D.W. (2017). Commercial Health Plan Coverage of Selected Treatments for Opioid Use Disorders from 2003 to 2014Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 49(2), 102-110.

Stewart, M.T., Horgan, C.M., Hodgkin, D., Creedon, T.B., Quinn, A.E., Garito, L., Reif, S., and Garnick, D.W. (2017). Behavioral Health Coverage under the Affordable Care Act: What Can We Learn from Marketplace Products? Psychiatric Services, 69(3), 315-321.

Stewart, M.T., Horgan, C.M., Quinn, A.E., Garnick, D.W., Reif, S., Creedon, T.B., and Merrick, E.L. (2017). The Role of Health Plans in Supporting Behavioral Health IntegrationAdministration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 44(6), 967-977.

Stuart, E.A., Barry, C.L., Donohue, J.M., Greenfield, S.F., Duckworth, K., Song, Z., ... and Huskamp, H.A. (2017). Effects of Accountable Care and Payment Reform on Substance Use Disorder Treatment: Evidence from the Initial 3 Years of the Alternative Quality ContractAddiction112(1), 124-133.

2016

Acevedo, A., Garnick, D.W., Ritter, G.A., Lundgren, L., and Horgan, C.M. (2016). Admissions to Detoxification after Treatment: Does Engagement Make a Difference? Substance Abuse37(2), 364-371.

Adams, R.S., Larson, M.J., Corrigan, J.D., Ritter, G.A., Horgan, C.M., Bray, R.M., and Williams, T.V. (2016). Combat-Acquired Traumatic Brain Injury, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, and Their Relative Associations with Postdeployment Binge DrinkingThe Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation31(1), 13-22.

Horgan, C.M., Stewart, M.T., Reif, S., Garnick, D.W., Hodgkin, D., Merrick, E.L., and Quinn, A.E. (2016). Behavioral Health Services in the Changing Landscape of Private Health PlansPsychiatric Services67(6), 622-629.

Huskamp, H.A., Greenfield, S.F., Stuart, E.A., Donohue, J.M., Duckworth, K., Kouri, E.M., ... and Barry, C.L. (2016). Effects of Global Payment and Accountable Care on Tobacco Cessation Service Use: An Observational StudyJournal of General Internal Medicine31(10), 1134-1140.

Huskamp, H.A., and Iglehart, J.K. (2016). Mental Health and Substance-Use Reforms–Milestones Reached, Challenges AheadNew England Journal of Medicine375, 688-695.

Mark, T.L., Hodgkin, D., Levit, K.R., and Thomas, C.P. (2016). Growth in Spending on and Use of Services for Mental and Substance Use Disorders after the Great Recession among Individuals With Private InsurancePsychiatric Services67(5), 504-509.

Quinn, A.E., Brolin, M., Stewart, M.T., Evans, B., and Horgan, C.M. (2016, April). Reducing Risky Alcohol Use: What Health Care Systems Can Do. In Issue brief (Massachusetts Health Policy Forum) (No. 46, pp. 1-50).

Quinn, A.E., Reif, S., Evans, B., Creedon, T.B., Stewart, M.T., Garnick, D.W., and Horgan, C.M. (2016). How Health Plans Promote Health IT to Improve Behavioral Health CareThe American Journal of Managed Care22(12), 810-815.

Reif, S., Horgan, C.M., Hodgkin, D., Matteucci, A.M., Creedon, T.B., and Stewart, M.T. (2016). Access to Addiction Pharmacotherapy in Private Health PlansJournal of Substance Abuse Treatment66, 23-29.

2015

Acevedo, A., Garnick, D.W., Dunigan, R., Horgan, C.M., Ritter, G.A., Lee, M.T., ... and Leeper, T. (2015). Performance Measures and Racial/Ethnic Disparities in the Treatment of Substance Use DisordersJournal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs76(1), 57-67.

Acevedo, A., Garnick, D.W., Ritter, G.A., Horgan, C.M., and Lundgren, L. (2015). Race/Ethnicity and Quality Indicators for Outpatient Treatment for Substance Use Disorders. The American Journal on Addictions24(6), 523-531.

Brolin, M., Dennehy, K., Booxbaum, A., and Horgan, C.M. (2015, November). Improving Access to Substance Abuse Treatment and Reducing Incarceration and Recidivism. In Issue brief (Massachusetts Health Policy Forum) (No. 44, pp. 1-46).

Creedon, T.B., Quinn, A.E., Liu, X., Hodgkin, D., and Horgan, C.M. (2015). Availability of Outpatient Methadone Maintenance. Addiction Science and Clinical Practice10(S1), A8.

Horgan, C.M., Hodgkin, D., Stewart, M.T., Quinn, A.E., Merrick, E.L., Reif, S., Garnick, D.W., and Creedon, T.B. (2015). Health Plans’ Early Response to Federal Parity Legislation for Mental Health and Addiction ServicesPsychiatric Services67(2), 162-168.

Merrick, E.L., Hodgkin, D., Horgan, C.M., and Quinn, A.E. (2015). Employee Assistance Programs in Private Health Plans: What Do They Offer? Psychiatric Services66(3), 220-220.

Quinn, A.E., Horgan, C.M., Brolin, M., Stewart, M.T., Hodgkin, D., and Lane, N. (2015, December). Delivery and Payment Reform in Massachusetts: Substance Use Disorder Treatment Organizations’ PerspectivesAddiction Science and Clinical Practice, 10(S1), A51.

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