Kenneth (John) McConnell

Associate Professor

  • 1689 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
20032017

Research Output 2003 2017

  • 1689 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
  • 90 Article
  • 1 Short survey
  • 1 Review article
2017
1 Citations

A 'busy day' effect on perinatal complications of delivery on weekends: A retrospective cohort study

Snowden, J. M., Kozhimannil, K. B., Muoto, I., Caughey, A. B. & McConnell, K. J. Jan 1 2017 In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 26, 1, e1

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Cohort Studies
Retrospective Studies
Parturition
Mothers
Seizures
Quality of Health Care
Hospital Emergency Service
Length of Stay
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.)
American Hospital Association
Medicaid
Hospital Emergency Service
Inpatients
Mental Health
Delivery of Health Care

Controlling the cost of medicaid

McConnell, K. J. & Chernew, M. E. Jul 20 2017 In : New England Journal of Medicine. 377, 3, p. 201-203 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

5 Citations

Early performance in medicaid accountable care organizations a comparison of Oregon and Colorado

McConnell, K. J., Renfro, S., Chan, B. K. S., Meath, T. H. A., Mendelson, A., Cohen, D., Waxmonsky, J., McCarty, D., Wallace, N. & Lindrooth, R. C. Apr 1 2017 In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 177, 4, p. 538-545 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Accountable Care Organizations
Medicaid
Health Expenditures
Primary Health Care
Organizations

Estimating the cost of care for emergency department syncope patients: Comparison of three models

Probst, M. A., McConnell, J. K., Weiss, R. E., Laurie, A. L., Yagapen, A. N., Lin, M. P., Caterino, J. M., Shah, M. N. & Sun, B. C. Feb 1 2017 In : Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. 18, 2, p. 253-257 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hospital Costs
Syncope
Hospital Emergency Service
Costs and Cost Analysis
Medicare
1 Citations

Evaluating community health centers' adoption of a new global capitation payment (eCHANGE) study protocol

Angier, H., O'Malley, J. P., Marino, M., McConnell, K. J., Cottrell, E., Jacob, R. L., Likumahuwa-Ackman, S., Heintzman, J., Huguet, N., Bailey, S. R. & DeVoe, J. E. Jan 1 2017 In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 52, p. 35-38 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Community Health Centers
Patient-Centered Care
Primary Health Care
Fee-for-Service Plans
Medicaid

Hospital Strategies for Reducing Emergency Department Crowding: A Mixed-Methods Study

Chang, A. M., Cohen, D. J., Lin, A., Augustine, J., Handel, D. A., Howell, E., Kim, H., Pines, J. M., Schuur, J. D., McConnell, K. J. & Sun, B. C. 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Emergency Medicine.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Crowding
Hospital Emergency Service
Length of Stay
Hospital Departments
Rural Hospitals

Impact of Hospital “Best Practice” Mandates on Prescription Opioid Dispensing After an Emergency Department Visit

Sun, B. C., Lupulescu-Mann, N., Charlesworth, C. J., Kim, H., Hartung, D. M., Deyo, R. A. & John McConnell, K. Aug 1 2017 In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 24, 8, p. 905-913 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Practice Guidelines
Opioid Analgesics
Prescriptions
Hospital Emergency Service
Confidence Intervals
1 Citations

Oregon's medicaid reform and transition to global budgets were associated with reductions in expenditures

McConnell, K. J., Renfro, S., Lindrooth, R. C., Cohen, D. J., Wallace, N. T. & Chernew, M. E. 2017 In : Health Affairs. 36, 3, p. 451-459 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Medicaid
Budgets
Health Expenditures
Organizations
Inpatients

Protocol for the analysis of a natural experiment on the impact of the Affordable Care Act on diabetes care in community health centers

Huguet, N., Angier, H., Marino, M., McConnell, K. J., Hoopes, M. J., O'Malley, J. P., Raynor, L. A., Likumahuwa-Ackman, S., Holderness, H. & DeVoe, J. E. Feb 10 2017 In : Implementation Science. 12, 1, 14

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Community Health Centers
Diabetes Mellitus
Medicaid
Health Insurance
Metric System
Preclinical Drug Evaluations
Primary Health Care
Alcohols
Organizations

The perceived impact of 42 cfr part 2 on coordination and integration of care: A qualitative analysis

McCarty, D., Rieckmann, T., Baker, R. L. & McConnell, K. J. Mar 1 2017 In : Psychiatric Services. 68, 3, p. 245-249 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Substance-Related Disorders
Primary Health Care
Therapeutics
Interviews
Health
2016
2 Citations

A national evaluation of a dissemination and implementation initiative to enhance primary care practice capacity and improve cardiovascular disease care: The ESCALATES study protocol

Cohen, D. J., Balasubramanian, B. A., Gordon, L., Marino, M., Ono, S., Solberg, L. I., Crabtree, B. F., Stange, K. C., Davis, M., Miller, W. L., Damschroder, L. J., McConnell, K. J. & Creswell, J. Jun 29 2016 In : Implementation Science. 11, 1, 86

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Primary Health Care
Cardiovascular Diseases
Learning
Health Services Research
Preventive Medicine
6 Citations

Comparison of low-value care in medicaid vs commercially insured populations

Charlesworth, C. J., Meath, T. H. A., Schwartz, A. L. & McConnell, K. J. Jul 1 2016 In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 176, 7, p. 998-1004 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Medicaid
Population
Insurance
Primary Health Care
Medical Assistance
1 Citations

Cost-effectiveness of field trauma triage among injured adults served by emergency medical services

Newgard, C. D., Yang, Z., Nishijima, D., McConnell, K. J., Trent, S. A., Holmes, J. F., Daya, M., Mann, N. C., Hsia, R. Y., Rea, T. D., Wang, N. E., Staudenmayer, K. & Delgado, M. K. Jun 1 2016 In : Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 222, 6, p. 1125-1137 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Triage
Emergency Medical Services
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Wounds and Injuries
Quality-Adjusted Life Years

Disparities in Alcohol, Drug Use, and Mental Health Condition Prevalence and Access to Care in Rural, Isolated, and Reservation Areas: Findings From the South Dakota Health Survey

Davis, M. M., Spurlock, M., Dulacki, K., Meath, T., Li, H. F. G., McCarty, D., Warne, D., Wright, B. & McConnell, K. J. Jun 1 2016 In : Journal of Rural Health. 32, 3, p. 287-302 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Health Surveys
Mental Health
Alcohols
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Surveys and Questionnaires
3 Citations

Modern Management Practices and Hospital Admissions

McConnell, K. J., Lindrooth, R. C., Wholey, D. R., Maddox, T. M. & Bloom, N. Apr 1 2016 In : Health Economics. 25, 4, p. 470-485 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Practice Management
Myocardial Infarction
Surveys and Questionnaires
13 Citations

Oregon's medicaid coordinated care organizations

John McConnell, K. Mar 1 2016 In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 315, 9, p. 869-870 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

2 Citations
Contraception
Pharmacists
Prescriptions
Contraceptive Agents
Logistics

Preventable acute care spending for high-cost patients across payer types

Graven, P. F., Meath, T. H. A., Mendelson, A., Chan, B. K. S., Dorr, D. A. & McConnell, K. J. Dec 1 2016 In : Journal of Health Care Finance. 42, 3

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Costs and Cost Analysis
Medicaid
Medicare Part C
Health Expenditures
Inpatients

The CMS comprehensive care model and racial disparity in joint replacement

Ibrahim, S. A., Kim, H. & McConnell, K. J. Sep 27 2016 In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 316, 12, p. 1258-1259 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewShort survey

3 Citations

The concentration of opioid prescriptions by providers and among patients in the Oregon medicaid program

Kim, H., Hartung, D. M., Jacob, R. L., McCarty, D. & McConnell, K. J. Apr 1 2016 In : Psychiatric Services. 67, 4, p. 397-404 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Medicaid
Opioid Analgesics
Prescriptions
Morphine
Benzodiazepines
2015
1 Citations

Examining quality of contraceptive services for adolescents in Oregon's family planning program

Rodriguez, M. I., Darney, B. G., Elman, E., Linz, R., Caughey, A. B. & McConnell, K. J. Apr 1 2015 In : Contraception. 91, 4, p. 328-335 8 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Family Planning Services
Contraceptive Agents
Contraception
Confidence Intervals
Odds Ratio
1 Citations

New rules for Medicaid managed care - Do they undermine payment reform?

Mendelson, A., Goldberg, B. & McConnell, K. J. Dec 17 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : Health care.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

2 Citations
Medicaid
Organizations
Empirical Research
Social Responsibility
Managed Care Programs
8 Citations

Receipt of Preventive Services After Oregon's Randomized Medicaid Experiment

Marino, M., Bailey, S. R., Gold, R., Hoopes, M. J., O'Malley, J. P., Huguet, N., Heintzman, J., Gallia, C., McConnell, K. J. & DeVoe, J. E. 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Medicaid
Community Health Centers
Health Insurance
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Electronic Health Records
3 Citations
Patient-Centered Care
Quality Improvement
Randomized Controlled Trials
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health

Understanding Treatment Gaps for Mental Health, Alcohol, and Drug Use in South Dakota: A Qualitative Study of Rural Perspectives

Broffman, L., Spurlock, M., Dulacki, K., Campbell, A., Rodriguez, F., Wright, B., Mcconnell, K. J., Warne, D. & Davis, M. M. 2015 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Rural Health.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mental Health
Alcohols
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Therapeutics
North American Indians
2014
8 Citations

An exploration of management practices in hospitals

McConnell, K. J., Chang, A. M., Maddox, T. M., Wholey, D. R. & Lindrooth, R. C. 2014 In : Healthcare. 2, 2, p. 121-129 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Practice Management
Health Facility Size
Data Display
Nurse Administrators
Teaching Hospitals
12 Citations

Oregon's Medicaid transformation: An innovative approach to holding a health system accountable for spending growth

John McConnell, K., Marie Chang, A., Cohen, D. J., Wallace, N., Chernew, M. E., Kautz, G., McCarty, D., McFarland, B., Wright, B. & Smith, J. Sep 1 2014 In : Healthcare. 2, 3, p. 163-167 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.)
Medicaid
Health
Growth
Accountable Care Organizations
1 Citations

Risk-Adjusted Variation of Publicly Reported Emergency Department Timeliness Measures

Sun, B. C., Laurie, A., Prewitt, L., Fu, R., Chang, A. M., Augustine, J., Reese, C. & McConnell, K. J. Dec 29 2014 (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Emergency Medicine.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Hospital Emergency Service
Length of Stay
Risk Adjustment
Benchmarking
Diagnosis-Related Groups

The authors reply: Understanding the importance of heterogeneity when analyzing medical marijuana laws

Choo, E. K., Benz, M., Zaller, N., Warren, O., Rising, K. L. & McConnell, K. J. 2014 In : Journal of Adolescent Health. 55, 4, p. 592-593 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

66 Citations

The impact of state medical marijuana legislation on adolescent marijuana use

Choo, E. K., Benz, M., Zaller, N., Warren, O., Rising, K. L. & McConnell, K. J. 2014 In : Journal of Adolescent Health. 55, 2, p. 160-166 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Medical Legislation
Medical Marijuana
Cannabis
Confidence Intervals
Pharmaceutical Preparations
2013
2 Citations

Impact of comprehensive insurance parity on follow-up care after psychiatric inpatient treatment in Oregon

Wallace, N. T. & McConnell, K. J. Oct 1 2013 In : Psychiatric Services. 64, 10, p. 961-966 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Aftercare
Parity
Insurance
Psychiatry
Inpatients
32 Citations

Management practices and the quality of care in cardiac units

McConnell, K. J., Lindrooth, R. C., Wholey, D. R., Maddox, T. M. & Bloom, N. Apr 22 2013 In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 173, 8, p. 684-692 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Quality of Health Care
Practice Management
Myocardial Infarction
Mortality
Process Assessment (Health Care)
8 Citations

Systems factors in obstetric care the role of daily obstetric volume

Snowden, J. M., Darney, B. G., Cheng, Y. W., Mcconnell, K. J. & Caughey, A. B. Oct 2013 In : Obstetrics and Gynecology. 122, 4, p. 851-857 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Obstetrics
Parturition
Asphyxia
Low-Volume Hospitals
Population
38 Citations

The cost of overtriage: More than one-third of low-risk injured patients were taken to major trauma centers

Newgard, C. D., Staudenmayer, K., Hsia, R. Y., Mann, N. C., Bulger, E. M., Holmes, J. F., Fleischman, R., Gorman, K., Haukoos, J. & McConnell, K. J. 2013 In : Health Affairs. 32, 9, p. 1591-1599 9 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Trauma Centers
Costs and Cost Analysis
Wounds and Injuries
Triage
Emergency Medical Services
4 Citations

The effect of parity on expenditures for individuals with severe mental illness

McConnell, K. J. Oct 2013 In : Health Services Research. 48, 5, p. 1634-1652 19 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Health Expenditures
Parity
Health
Information Storage and Retrieval
Health Services
7 Citations

Use of administrative data to identify off-label use of second-generation antipsychotics in a medicaid population

Hartung, D. M., Middleton, L., McFarland, B. H., Haxby, D. G., McDonagh, M. S. & McConnell, J. Dec 1 2013 In : Psychiatric Services. 64, 12, p. 1236-1242 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Off-Label Use
Medicaid
Antipsychotic Agents
Population
Treatment-Resistant Depressive Disorder
40 Citations

Which elements of improvement collaboratives are most effective? A cluster-randomized trial

Gustafson, D. H., Quanbeck, A. R., Robinson, J. M., Ford, J. H., Pulvermacher, A., French, M. T., Mcconnell, K. J., Batalden, P. B., Hoffman, K. A. & Mccarty, D. Jun 2013 In : Addiction. 108, 6, p. 1145-1157 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Mentoring
Therapeutics
Learning
Costs and Cost Analysis
Telecommunications
2012
6 Citations

A business case for quality improvement in addiction treatment: Evidence from the NIATx collaborative

Quanbeck, A. R., Madden, L., Edmundson, E., Ford, J. H., McConnell, K. J., McCarty, D. & Gustafson, D. H. Jan 2012 In : Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research. 39, 1, p. 91-100 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

addiction
customer
performance
evidence
Quality Improvement
7 Citations
Hospital Emergency Service
Intimate Partner Violence
Checklist
Odds Ratio
Confidence Intervals
1 Citations
36 Citations
Health Insurance
Parity
Mental Health
Substance-Related Disorders
Health Expenditures
2 Citations

Is futile care in the injured elderly an important target for cost savings?

Fleischman, R. J., Mullins, R. J., McConnell, K. J., Hedges, J. R., Ma, O. J. & Newgard, C. D. Jul 2012 In : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery. 73, 1, p. 146-151 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Medical Futility
Cost Savings
Wounds and Injuries
Costs and Cost Analysis
Health Care Costs

Response to Kuttner letter

McConnell, K. J., McFarland, B. H., McCarty, D. & Ridgely, M. S. May 1 2012 In : American Journal of Psychiatry. 169, 5, p. 539-540 2 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

5 Citations

The effect of comprehensive behavioral health parity on choice of provider

McConnell, K. J., Gast, S. H. N. & McFarland, B. H. Jun 2012 In : Medical Care. 50, 6, p. 527-533 7 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Parity
Health
Mental Health
Health Services
Research Design
5 Citations
6 Citations
Parity
Substance-Related Disorders
Mental Health
Health
Drug therapy