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HSI Network Publications

Parente, S., Phelps, C., O’Connor, P. “Economic Analysis of Medical Practice Variation between 1991 and 2000: Gauging the Impact of Ten Years of Patient Outcomes Research.International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, 2008 Jul; 24 (3):282-293. Client: United Health Group

Parente, S, Health Information Technology and Financing’s Next Frontier: The Potential of Medical Banking. Health Information Technology and Financing’s Next Frontier: The Potential of Medical Banking.? Business Economics. January, 2009. Client: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Parente, S, Mandelbaum, K, Hanson, SP, Cassidy, BS, Simborg, DW. Can the National Health Infrastructure Network (NHIN) Reduce the Cost of Healthcare Fraud? Journal of the Healthcare Information Management, Volume 22, Issue 3, Summer, 2008. Client: U.S. Department of Health & Human Services

Adams, T., Finkelstein S., Parente, S.T., Hertz, M. “Cost Analysis of Home Monitoring in Lung Transplant Recipients.” International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care, 23(1), 2007. Client: The Mayo Clinic

Parente, S., Van Horn, R.L. “The Value of Hospital Investment in Information Technology in For-Profit and Not-for-Profit HospitalsHealth Care Financing Review, Winter 2006/2007. Client: United Health Group

Welch, P. Rudolph, B.A., Blewett, L., Parente, S.T., Brach, C., Love, D., Harmon, R.G. “Management Tools for Medicaid and State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP).” Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, October-December, 2006, (29): 272-282. Client: AHRQ

Parente, S.T. “Consumer Directed Health Plans: Evolution and Early Outcomes.” Value-Based Purchasing, (1):2, May, 2006. Online Client: VBID Institute

Parente, S.T., Evans W., Schoenman, S., Finch, M. “Changes in Health Care Use and Expenditures of Medicare HMO Disenrollees Who Return to Fee-for-Service Medicare: Results from a Natural Experiment.”  Health Care Financing Review, Spring 2005; 26(3):5-30. Client: Project HOPE

Schoenman, J., Parente, S.T., Evans W, Finch, M., Shah, M.  “The Impact of Medicare HMO Closures on Beneficiaries.” Health Care Financing Review, Spring 2005; 26(3):31-43. Client: Project HOPE

Parente, S., Salkever, D., DaVanzo, J. "The Role of Consumer Knowledge on the Demand for Preventive Health Care Among the Elderly."  Health Economics, January, 2005;14(1):25-38. Client: Project HOPE/CMS

Parente, S.T., Kim, S., Finch, M., Schloff, L., Rector, T., Seifeldin, R., Haddox, J.D. “Using Claims Data to Identify Controlled Substance Patterns of Utilization Requiring Evaluation.” American Journal of Managed Care, November, 2004; 10(11 Pt 1):783-90. Client: Purdue Pharma

Blewett, L. Parente, S.T. Finch, M., Peterson, E. “Nation Health Data Warehouse: Issues to Consider.” Journal of the Healthcare Information Management. 2004 Winter;18(1):52-8. Client: AHRQ

Blewett, L. Parente, S.T., Finch, M., Peterson, E. “The Role of the Private Sector in Monitoring Health Care Quality.” The Joint Commission Journal on Quality Improvement, August 2003. Client: AHRQ

Parente, S.T. and Dunbar, J. “Is Information Technology Related to the Financial Performance of U.S. Hospitals? An Exploratory Analysis.” International Journal of Healthcare Technology and Management. 2, 5/6, 2001. Author's draft.

Parente, S.T. “Beyond the Hype: A Taxonomy of Business Models for E-Health Commerce.” Health Affairs 19, 6 (November/December, 2000). Author's draft.

Parente, S.T. and Evans, W. “The Impact of Subsidizing Medicare Copayments and Deductibles for Low Income Elderly on Medical Care Use: The Case of Qualified Medicare Beneficiaries,” Health Care Financing Review, Winter, 1998. Author's draft.

Parente, S.T. “Estimating the Economic Cost Offsets of Using Dermagraft-TC as an Alternative to Cadaver Allograft in the Treatment of Graftable Burns,” Journal of Burn Care and Rehabilitation 18, 1 (1997). Author's draft.

Parente, S.T., Weiner, J., Garnick, D., Fowles, J., Lawthers, A., and Palmer, R. "Profiling Medicare Beneficiary Resource Use by Primary Care Practices: Implications for a Managed Medicare," Health Care Financing Review (Summer 1996).

Parente, S.T., Weiner, J.P., Garnick, D., Richards, T. Fowles, J., Lawthers, A., Chandler, P. and Palmer, R.H. “Developing a Quality Improvement Database Using Health Insurance Data: A Guided Tour With Application to Medicare's National Claims History File,” Journal of American Medical Quality (November 1995). Author's draft.


Parente, S., Feldman, R., Abraham, J., Christianson, J. “Health Insurance Demand Responses from New Price Structures Offered by Consumer Directed Health Plans”. NBER Working paper from 2005 Summer Institute.

Parente, S., Feldman, R. “The Impact of Internet on Medical Care Use and Cost in Consumer Driven Health Plan”. In preparation.

Parente, S. Lawrence, M. Cost Benefit of a National Diabetic Retinopathy Screening Program for the Veterans Administration. Empirical results completed. In preparation.

Misra, S., Van Horn, R.L., Parente, S. “Physician Choice Behavior: Investigating the Impact of Multiple Influences.” In preparation.

Parente, S., Gaynor, M. “Comparing the Application of Fixed and Random Effects Models to Account for Physician Practice Style in Medical Decision Analysis”. In preparation.

Parente, S., Van Horn, R.L., Wedig, G. “Fee Schedules, Agency and Referrals: The Effects of Price Changes on Physician Labor Supply.” University of Minnesota working paper, March, 2002.