AcademyHealth 2016 Annual Research Meeting

June 26, 2016 to June 28, 2016

RTI International is a Silver sponsor and exhibitor at the 2016 Annual Research Meeting of AcademyHealth. Visit us in Booth 200 to talk with our experts in health services research, health policy, and health IT or contact us to pre-arrange a meeting.

Also, be sure to stop by our booth to enter our Fitbit raffle! We'll be giving four away—two on Sunday and two on Monday.

RTI’s Scientific Contributions at AcademyHealth

RTI researchers have contributed to 70 oral presentations and posters at this year’s conference. View complete presentation schedule with logistics here.

Selected posters and presentations include the following:

Sunday, June 26

Podium Sessions

CMMI Research Agenda and Roundtable on Integrating Findings in Major Federal Healthcare Evaluations
Donald Nichols

The Effects of Medical Homes on Utilization, Health Outcomes, and Quality of Care in High-Risk Populations: Results from Two Years of the Multi-Payer Advanced Primary Care Practice Demonstration
Joshua Wiener, Lisa Lines, Amy Kandilov


Using Health Navigators to Drive Care Coordination Interventions among HIT Awardees [#163]
Shellery Ebron, Robert Bailey, Sima Razi, Laura Marcial, Douglas Johnston, Saira Haque

The Roles of Lay and Community Health Workers in Health Care Innovation [#227]
James Derzon, Leila Kahwati, Heather Kane, Holly Stockdale, Anupa Bir

The Effect of Expanding Medicaid on Health Care Employment [#261]
Marisa Morrison, Jonathan Oberlander, Marisa Domino, Mark Holmes, Krista Perreira, Pam Silberman

Beneficiary Turnover and Health Care Quality Outcomes in the Medicare Shared Savings Program [#409]
Christopher Beadles and Amy Mills

Improving Health Care through Organizational Leadership [#501]
Leila Kahwati, Heather Kane, James Derzon, Kyle Emery, Anupa Bir

Monday, June 27

Podium Sessions

Maryland All-Payer and Global Budget Payment System: Early Findings from Evaluation Site Visit and Stakeholder Interviews
Leslie Greenwald, Susan Haber, Heather Pearson, Alton Wright, Rebecca Perry

The Effect of the Vermont Support and Services at Home Program on Medicare Expenditures and Adverse Health Events
Amy Kandilov, Vincent Keyes, Martijn van Hasselt, Patrick Edwards, Alisha Sanders, Noelle Siegfried, Robyn Stone

Precision Medicine: Researching Access, Clinical Utility, Cost Effectiveness, and Health Outcomes
Chair: Julie Lynch, Panelists: Brygida Berse, Scott Duvall, Phillip Frebbo


Hospice Staff Visits to Patients and Families When Death Is Imminent [#636]
Nan Tracy Zheng, Jennifer Frank, Emily Haines, Qinghua Li, Ila Broyles, M. Alexis Kirk, Maryann Nguyen, Noha Sherif, Franziska Rokoske

Implementation and Evaluation of a Cross-Setting Quality Measure for Pressure Ulcers [#898]
Margot Schwartz, Julie Seibert, Anne Deutsch, Laura Smith, Samruddhi Thaker, Poonam Pardasaney, Nan Tracy Zheng, Daniel Barch, Stella Mandl, Charles Padgett, Charlayne Van, Karen Reilly

Measuring Job Satisfaction among Healthcare Staff: A Confirmatory Factor Analysis of the Satisfaction of Employees in Healthcare Survey [#905]
Eva Chang, Kevin Smith, Julia Cohen, Ben Koethe, Anupa Bir

The Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program: Early Impressions, Successes, and Challenges from Key Hospital Informants [#999]
Pamela Spain, Rebecca Lewis, Laura Morgan, Heather Kane

Providers’ Use of New Health Care Delivery Strategies in Minnesota [#1129]
Catherine Hersey, Heather Pearson, Stephanie Kissam, Leslie Greenwald

*RTI researchers appear in italics

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