Journal Articles

Minyard, K., Parker, C., Butts, J. (2016) “Improving rural access to care: Recommendations for Georgia’s health care safety net” Georgia Public Health Association, Vol. 5, No. 4. doi: 10.21663/jgpha.5.412. Open access article.

Snyder, A., Zhou, M., Paulukonis S., Eckman J., et al. (2016) “Defining sickle cell disease mortality using a population-based surveillance system, 2004 through 2008.” Public Health Rep. 2016 Mar-Apr;131(2):367-375. Open access article.

Minyard, K., Fuller, E., Lawler, K., Wilson, M., Henry, E. (2016) “Reducing Health Disparities in Atlanta” Stanford Social Innovation Review. pp. 22-23. Open access article.

Kibbe, D., Minyard, K., Vall, E.A., Green, C., Fitzgerald, B., Cornett, K. (2016) “Addressing childhood obesity in Georgia: Past, present, and future” Journal of the Georgia Public Health Association, Vol 5, No. 3, pp. 197-203. Open access article.

Landers, G. (2016) “Whether Health Departments Should Provide Clinical Services After the Implementation of the Affordable Care Act” American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 106, No. 2, pp. 271-272. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2015.302949. Open access article.

Marton, J., Snyder, A. and Zhou, M. (2016) “Enhanced Citizenship Verification and Children’s Medicaid Coverage” Economic Inquiry, doi: 10.1111/ecin.12316. Open access article.

Cole, E., Campbell, C., Diana, M., Webber, L., Culbertson, R. (2015) “Patient-Centered Medical Homes In Louisiana Had Minimal Impact On Medicaid Population’s Use Of Acute Care And Costs” Health Affairs, 34, no.1: 87-94, doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2014.0582. Open access article.

Minyard, K. (2015) “Leading Through Health System Change: A Public Health Opportunity” Journal of Public Health Management & Practice, Vol. 21, Iss. 1: 3-5. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000146. Open access article.

Marton, J., Ketsche, P., Snyder. A., Adams, E.K., & Zhou, M. (2015) “Estimating Premium Sensitivity for Children’s Public Health Insurance Coverage: Selection but No Death Spiral.” Health Services Research 50(2) pp. 579-598. Open access article.

Marton, J,. Sung, J., & Honore, P. (2015) “Does More Public Health Spending Buy Better Health Outcomes?” forthcoming at Health Services Research & Managerial Epidemiology. Open access article.

Visser, S. DrPH., Kramer, D. PhD., Snyder, A. PhD., Sebian, J. MS ED., McGiboney, G. PhD., & Handler, A. DrPH. (2015) “Student-Perceived School Climate is associated with ADHD Medication Treatment among Adolescents in Medicaid.” Forthcoming at Journal of Attention Disorders.

Neunert, C. MD., MSCS., Gibson, R., PhD., MSOTR/L., Lane, P. MD., Verma-Bhatnagar, P. MD, V. Barry, PhD., MPH., Zhou, M. MS., MA., & Snyder, A., PhD., MPH. (2015) “Determining Adherence to Quality Indicators in Sickle Cell Disease Using Multiple Data Sources.” Invited special issue of American Journal of Preventive Medicine.

Kuo, Robles, Trogdon, Ferencik, Simon & Fielding (2015) “Framing the Local Context and Estimating the Health Impact of CPPW Obesity Prevention Strategies in Los Angeles County, 2010-2012.” Forthcoming at Journal of Public Health Management and Practice.

Lyn, R., Sheldon, E., Bracci, L., Phillips, M., A. (2015) “Community Readiness for Childhood Obesity Prevention: Findings from a Statewide Assessment in Georgia.” Environment and Behavior, doi:10.1177/0013916515610614. Open access article.

Landers, G. and Zhou, M. (2014) “The Impact of Medicaid Peer Support Utilization on Cost.” Medicare & Medicaid Research Review, Volume 4, Number 1, E1-E14. Open access article.

Swahn, M., Haberlen, M., Palmier, Jane B., Kasirye, R. (2014) “Alcohol and drug use and other high-risk behaviors among youth in the slums of Kampala, Uganda: Perceptions and contexts obtained through focus groups.” The International Journal of Alcohol and Drug Research [Online], 3.4 (2014): 289-295. Open access article.

Cole, E., Walker, D., Mora, A., Diana, M. (2014) “Identifying Hospitals That May Be At Most Financial Risk from Medicaid Disproportionate-Share Hospital Payment Cuts.” Health Affairs, 33, no. 11: 2025-2033, doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2014.0109. Open access article.

Hulihan, M., Feuchtbaum, L., Jordan, L., Kirby, R., Snyder, A., Young, W., Greene, Y., Telfair, J., Wang, Y., Cramer, W., Werner, E., Kenney, K., Creary, M., Grant, A. (2014) “State-based surveillance for selected hemoglobinopathies.” Genetics in Medicine, doi:10.1038/gim.2014.81. Open access article.

Yeager, V., Walker, D., Cole, E., Mora, A., Diana, M. (2014) “Factors Related to Health Information Exchange Participation and Use.” Journal of Medical Systems, doi: 10.1007/s10916-014-0078-1. Open access article.

Snyder, A., McLaren, S., Marton, J., Ketsche, P., Nath Mishra, A. (2014) “Examining the potential of information technology to improve public insurance application processes: enrollee assessments from a concurrent mixed methods analysis.” Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, doi:10.1136/amiajnl-2014-002716. Open access article.

Kibbe, D., Lockner, D.W., Marley, S.C., Trowbridge, F. (2014) “Get Healthy Together: A Program to Improve Counseling for Childhood Obesity in Community-based WIC Clinics.” Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, Volume 25, Number 2, pp. 771-786. Open access article.

Minyard, K. (2014). “Public Health Institute Readiness.” A Modular Guide to Developing & Thriving as a Public Health Institute, National Network of Public Health Institutes, ed. Chapter 2.1. Open access article.

Minyard, K. (2014). “Entrepreneurial Leadership.” A Modular Guide to Developing & Thriving as a Public Health Institute, National Network of Public Health Institutes, ed. Chapter 2.2. Open access article.

Minyard, K., Hassmiller Lich, K., Niles, R., Gaurav, D., Gillen, E. (2014). “Systems Dynamics and Community Health.” Methods for Community Public Health Research. Chapter 6.

Minyard, K., Hirsch, G., Milstein, B. (2013). “County Officials Embark on New, Collective Endeavors to ReThink their Local Health Systems.” Journal of County AdministrationOpen access article.

Minyard, K., Ferencik, R., Phillips, M.A., Soderquist, C. (2013). “Using Systems Thinking in State Health Policymaking: An Educational Initiative.” Health Systems. January 2014. Open access article.

Landers, G. (2013). “The Impact of Smoke-Free Laws on Asthma Discharges: A Multistate Analysis.” American Journal of Public Health. Vol. 104, No. 2, pp. e74-e79. Open access article.

Adams, K.E., Ketsche, P., Minyard, K. (2013) “Who Really Pays for Medicaid: Intended and Unintended Consequences of the Matching Grant.” Public Finance Review.  Accepted October 2013. Open access article.

Landers, G., A. Snyder, M. Zhou (2013). “Comparing Preventive Visits of Children in Foster Care with other Children in Medicaid” Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. 24 (2): 802-812. Open access article.

Pettignano, R., S. Caley, S. McLaren, L. Bliss (2013). “Can Access to a Medical-Legal Partnership Benefit Patients with Asthma who Live in an Urban Community?” Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. 24 (2): 704–715. Open access article.

Avey, H., E. Fuller, J. Branscomb, K. Cheung, J. Reed, N. Wong, and S. Williams. (2013) “Using a Health in All Policies Approach to Address Social Determinants of Sexually Transmitted Disease Inequities in the Context of Community Change and Redevelopment.” Public Health Reports. 128(3): 77-86. Open access article.

Dills, J. , C. D. Rutt, and K. G. Mumford (2012). “Objectively Measuring Route-to-Park Walkability in Atlanta, Georgia.” Environment & Behavior. 44(6): 841-860. Open access article.

Yin, Z. , D. Parra-Medina, A. Cordova, M. He, V. Trummer, E. Sosa, K. J. Gallion, A. Sintes-Yallen, Y. Huang, X. Wu, D. Acosta, D. Kibbe, and A. Ramirez (2012). “Míranos! Look at Us, We Are Healthy! An Environmental Approach to Early Childhood Obesity Prevention.” Childhood Obesity. 8(5): 429-439. Open access article.

Pettignano, R., S. Caley, S. McLaren (2012). “The Health Law Partnership:  Adding a Lawyer to the Health Care Team Reduces System Costs and Improves Provider Satisfaction,” Journal Of Public Health Management & Practice”  18(4), E1-E3. Open access article.

Landers, G. and M. Zhou (2011). “An Analysis of Relationships Among Peer Support, Psychiatric Hospitalization, and Crisis Stabilization.” Community Mental Health Journal, 47 (1): 106-112. Open access article.

Romanow, D., L. Mathiassen, G. Landers, C. Parker (2011). “Development of IT-enabled Chronic Care Management for the Medically Underserved: A Contextualist Framework.” Journal of Information Technology Theory and Application 12(4): 27-50. Open access article.

Marton, J., G. Kenney, J. Pelletier, A. Klein, and J. Talbert (2011). “The Effects of Medicaid and CHIP Policy Changes on Receipt of Preventive Care among Children in Kentucky and Idaho.” Health  Services Research 46(1p2):298-318. Open access article.

Ketsche, P., Adams, K., Wallace, S., et al. (2011). “Lower-Income Families Pay A Higher Share Of Income Toward National Health Care Spending Than Higher-Income Families Do.” Health Affairs 30(9): 1637-1646. Open access article.

Marton, J., M. Castaneda (forthcoming). “Employer Provided Health Insurance and the Adverse Selection Problem.” Public Finance Review. Open access article.

Wong, N., M. Zimmerman, et al. (2010). “A Typology of Youth Participation and Empowerment for Child and Adolescent Health Promotion.” American Journal of Community Psychology. Open access article.

Kelly, I.R., M.A. Phillips, et al. (2010). “Contribution of the school environment to physical fitness in children and youth.” Journal of Physical Activity and Health 7(3):333-42. Open access article.

Marton, J., P. G. Ketsche, et al. (2010). “SCHIP premiums, enrollment, and expenditures: a two state, competing risk analysis.” Health Economics 19(7): 772-791. Open access article.

Phillips, M.A., M. Rivera, J. Shoemaker, K. Minyard (2010).”Georgia’s Utilization Minigrant Program: Promoting Medicaid/CHIP Outreach,”
Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved 21(4): 1282-1291. Open access article.

Powell, K. E., A. M. Roberts, et al. (2009). “Low Physical Fitness Among Fifth- and Seventh-Grade Students, Georgia, 2006.” American journal of preventive medicine 36(4): 304-310. Open access article.

Devlin, H., J. Desai, et al. (2009). “Reviewing performance of birth certificate and hospital discharge data to identify births complicated by maternal diabetes.” Maternal and child health journal 13(5): 660-666. Open access article.

Adams, E. K., P. Ketsche, et al. (2008). “Access and satisfaction among children in Georgia’s Medicaid Program and SCHIP: 2000 to 2003.” Health Care Financing Review 29(3): 43-57. Open access article.

Devlin, H., J. Desai, et al. (2008). “Trends and disparities among diabetes-complicated births in Minnesota, 1993-2003.” American journal of public health 98(1): 59. Open access article.

Goodman, R., B. Larsen, et al. (2008). “The Public Health Role in the Primary Prevention of Diabetes: Recommendations From the Chronic Disease Directors’ Project.” Journal of Public Health Management and Practice 14(1): 15.

Henry, G. T. and D. K. Rickman (2007). “Do peers influence children’s skill development in preschool?” Economics of Education Review 26(1): 100-112. Open access article.

Ketsche, P., E. Adams, et al. (2007). “The stigma of public programs: Does a separate S-CHIP program reduce it?” Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 26(4): 775-790. Open access article.

Smith, T., K. Minyard, C. Parker, R. Ferencik, J. Shoemaker (2007). “From Theory to Practice: What Drives the Core Business of Public Health?” Journal of Public Health Management and Practice 13(2): 169. Open access article.

Ketsche, P., E. Adams, et al. (2007). “Discontinuity of coverage for Medicaid and S-CHIP children at a transitional birthday.” Health Services Research 42(6p2): 2410-2423. Open access article.

Ketsche, P. (2005). “Employment-Based Health Insurance: Analysis of Rural-Urban Differences in One State.” Medical Care Research and Review 62(4): 458-478. Open access article.

Rein, D. B. (2005). “A Matter of Classes: Stratifying Health Care Populations to Produce Better Estimates of Inpatient Costs.” Health Services Research 40(4): 1217-1233. Open access article.

Bae, J. and K. Gardner (2004). “Low-income children’s participation in a public health insurance program in Georgia.” Journal of Family and Economic Issues 25(2): 225-243. Open access article.

Minyard, K. J., I. C. Lineberry, et al. (2003). “Transforming the Delivery of Rural Health Care in Georgia: State Partnership Strategy for Developing Rural Health Networks.” The Journal of Rural Health 19(5): 361-371. Open access article.

Cooney, J., G. Landers, et al. (2002). “Hospital Executive Leadership: A Critical Component for Improving Care at the End of Life.” Hospital Topics 80(3): 25-29. Open access article.