Paul A. Fishman

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Affiliate Associate Professor, Health Services

Scientific Investigator
Group Health Cooperative

Education

PhD   University of Washington, 1990   (Economics)
MA   University of Washington, 1990   (Economics)
MA   American University, 1983   (Economics)
BA   American University, 1980   (Economics)
BS   American University, 1980   (Political Science)

Contact Info

email:   fishman.p@ghc.org

address:
Group Health Research Institute
1730 Minor Ave. Suite 1600
Seattle, WA 98101

voice:   206-287-2925
fax:   206-287-2871

Cost analysis; risk adjustment



Loggers ET, Fishman PA, Peterson D, O'Keeffe-Rosetti M, Greenberg C, Hornbrook MC, Kushi LH, Lowry S, Ramaprasan A, Wagner EH, Weeks JC, Ritzwoller DP. Advanced Imaging Among Health Maintenance Organization Enrollees With Cancer. J Oncol Pract. 2014 May 20. pii: JOP.2013.001258. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 24844241    PMCID: PMC4094642
   

Bohl AA, Phelan EA, Fishman PA, Harris JR. How Are the Costs of Care for Medical Falls Distributed? The Costs of Medical Falls by Component of Cost, Timing, and Injury Severity. Gerontologist. 2012 Mar 8. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 22403161
  

Fishman PA, Johnson EA, Coleman K, Larson EB, Hsu C, Ross TR, Liss D, Tufano J, Reid RJ. Impact on seniors of the patient-centered medical home: evidence from a pilot study. Gerontologist. 2012 Oct;52(5):703-11. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnr158. Epub 2012 Mar 15.  PMID: 22421916
  

Hsu C, Coleman K, Ross TR, Johnson E, Fishman PA, Larson EB, Liss D, Trescott C, Reid RJ. Spreading a patient-centered medical home redesign: a case study. J Ambul Care Manage. 2012 Apr;35(2):99-108.  PMID: 22415283
  

Fishman PA, Bonomi AE, Anderson ML, Reid RJ, Rivara FP. Changes in health care costs over time following the cessation of intimate partner violence. J Gen Intern Med. 2010 Sep;25(9):920-5. Epub 2010 Apr 23.  PMID: 20414736    PMCID: PMC2917667
   

2013
Member, capstone for Colin Goldfinch
Medicaid strategic planning at Group Health

2012
Member, capstone for Angela Anderson
Research code analysis for American Indian and Alaska Native communities: Using tribal sovereignty as a tool to foster health research in American Indian and Alaska Native communities.

2012
Chair, dissertation committee for David Liss
Patients with chronic illness in the patient-centered medical home: Costs, use, quality and morbidity-based variation

2012
Chair, capstone for Elaine Youell
Evaluation of a medication therapy management program for enrollees of a self-funded preferred provider organization (PPO)

2011
Chair, dissertation committee for Alex Bohl
The cost implications of fall-related injuries

2011
Member, thesis committee for Vasanthi Gowri
An analysis of 30 day readmissions to an urban community hospital

2010
Member, thesis committee for Erin Hafer
Improving mental health care for safety net populations: An examination of the general assistance unemployable mental health integration pilot

Institute of Translational Health Sciences (ITHS)
National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS)
PI:   Disis           Dates:    6/1/2013 - 5/31/2014

Institute of Translational Health Sciences (ITHS)
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
PI:   Disis           Dates:    6/1/2012 - 5/31/2017

Institute of Translational Health Sciences (ITHS)
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
PI:   Disis           Dates:    6/1/2011 - 5/31/2012