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value-based payment, health care quality, social determinants of health, health disparities

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University of Maryland
University of Maryland
University of Maryland

Andrew Anderson, Ph.D. is an assistant professor in the Department of Health Policy & Management at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. His work aims to increase the visibility of healthcare needs among historically marginalized populations. 

Before Hopkins, Andrew was an assistant professor at Tulane University, a research scientist and Phyllis Torda health care quality fellow at the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), and a director of quality measurement at the National Quality Forum (NQF). He is also a former with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) health policy research scholar, a RWJF Health Equity Scholar for Action, and a Health Affairs Health Equity Trainee. He has published over 20 papers in top medical, policy, and public health journals including Health Affairs, JAMA, Health Services Research, and the American Journal of Public Health.

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Anderson A., Lewis DF 4th, Shafer P, Anderson J, LaVeist TA. Public trust is earned: Historical discrimination, carceral violence, and the COVID-19 pandemic. Health Serv Res. 2023 Aug;58 Suppl 2(Suppl 2):218-228. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.14187. Epub 2023 Jun 6. PMID: 37279782; PMCID: PMC10339167.

Anderson A., Mukashev N, Zhou D, Bigler W. The Costs Of Disparities In Preventable Heart Failure Hospitalizations In The US South, 2015-17. Health Aff (Millwood). 2023 May;42(5):693-701. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2022.01314. PMID: 37126750.

Anderson, A., Walker, B., Shao, Y. et al. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Medication-Assisted Treatment: Evidence from Louisiana Medicaid During the COVID-19 Pandemic. J GEN INTERN MED 38, 266–268 (2023).

Anderson, A., Mills, C.W., Willits, J. et al. Follow-up Post-discharge and Readmission Disparities Among Medicare Fee-for-Service Beneficiaries, 2018. J GEN INTERN MED 37, 3020–3028 (2022).

Anderson A., Griffith DM. Measuring the Trustworthiness of Health Care Organizations and Systems. Milbank Q. 2022 Jun;100(2):345-364. doi: 10.1111/1468-0009.12564. Epub 2022 Mar 15. PMID: 35289452; PMCID: PMC9205662.

Anderson, A., O’Connell, S.S., Thomas, C. et al. Telehealth Interventions to Improve Diabetes Management Among Black and Hispanic Patients: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. J. Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities 9, 2375–2386 (2022).

Anderson A., O'Rourke E, Chin MH, Ponce NA, Bernheim SM, Burstin H. Promoting Health Equity And Eliminating Disparities Through Performance Measurement And Payment. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018 Mar;37(3):371-377. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2017.1301. PMID: 29505363.