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Chuan-Fen Liu

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Research Professor, Health Services


Education

PhD   University of Minnesota, 1994   (Health Services)
MPH   National Taiwan University, 1982   (Health Services)
BPH   National Taiwan University, 1980   (Public Health Administration)

Contact Info

email:   fliu@uw.edu

address:
VA Puget Sound Health Care System
HSRD, Room 434H, Building 1
1660 S. Columbian Way
Seattle, WA 98108

campus box:   358280 (152)
voice:   206-764-2587
fax:   206-764-2935

About

Chuan-Fen Liu's research interests include: health economics, mental health, risk adjustment, and outcomes research.


Health economics; mental health; risk adjustment; outcomes research.


Wong ES, Maciejewski ML, Hebert PL, Batten A, Nelson KM, Fihn SD, Liu CF. Did Massachusetts Health Reform Affect Veterans Affairs Primary Care Use? Med Care Res Rev. 2018 Feb;75(1):33-45. doi: 10.1177/1077558716669432. Epub 2016 Sep 20.  PMID: 27650421
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Maynard C, Batten A, Liu CF, Nelson K, Fihn SD. The Burden of Mental Illness Among Veterans: Use of VHA Health Care Services by Those With Service-connected Conditions. Med Care. 2017 Nov;55(11):965-969. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000806.  PMID: 28930889
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Rinne ST, Elwy AR, Liu CF, Wiener RS, Thayer L, Gerity A, Bastian LA. Implementation of guideline-based therapy for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: Differences between men and women veterans. Chron Respir Dis. 2017 Nov;14(4):385-391. doi: 10.1177/1479972317702141. Epub 2017 Jun 15.  PMID: 28618875    PMCID: PMC5729732
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Chavez LJ, Liu CF, Tefft N, Hebert PL, Devine B, Bradley KA. The Association Between Unhealthy Alcohol Use and Acute Care Expenditures in the 30┬áDays Following Hospital Discharge Among Older Veterans Affairs Patients with a Medical Condition. J Behav Health Serv Res. 2017 Oct;44(4):602-624. doi: 10.1007/s11414-016-9529-4.  PMID: 27585803    PMCID: PMC5332352
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Rinne ST, Graves MC, Bastian LA, Lindenauer PK, Wong ES, Hebert PL, Liu CF. Association between length of stay and readmission for COPD. Am J Manag Care. 2017 Aug 1;23(8):e253-e258.  PMID: 29087152
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