Andrew Bindman, MD


General Internal Medicine UCSF Health

Dr. Andy Bindman is a professor of medicine, epidemiology & biostatistics, and a core faculty member within the Philip R. Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies at the University of California, San Francisco. He is a graduate of Harvard College and the Mt. Sinai School of Medicine. He has a long-standing interest in health policy informed by his many years as primary care physician at Zuckerberg San Francisco General and through several roles he has played within the federal government. He was a health policy fellow on the staff of the US House Energy and Commerce Committee where he contributed to the drafting of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). He worked for several years to implement the ACA as a senior adviser within the US Department of Health and Human Services and as the Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. He currently serves as the co-editor in chief of the journal, Health Services Research. Dr. Bindman was elected to the National Academy of Medicine in 2015.

Post-doctoral fellow, 1989 - , Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar, Stanford
Residency, 1987 - Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisc
1985 - Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
M.D., 1984 - , Mount Sinai School of Medicine
A.B., 1980 - Psychology/Social Relations, cum laude, Harvard College
  1. Bindman AB, Frakt A, Tachibana C. From the Editors' Desk. Health services research 2021. PMID: 34029394

  2. Simon GE, Bindman AB, Dreyer NA, Platt R, Watanabe JH, Horberg M, Hernandez A, Califf RM. When Can We Trust Real-World Data To Evaluate New Medical Treatments? Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics 2021. PMID: 33932030

  3. Simon GE, Platt R, Watanabe JH, Bindman AB, John London A, Horberg M, Hernandez A, Califf RM. When Can We Rely on Real-World Evidence to Evaluate New Medical Treatments? Clinical pharmacology and therapeutics 2021. PMID: 33895994

  4. Bindman AB, Frakt A. From the Editors' desk: Publishing in HSR. Health services research 2021. PMID: 33730764

  5. Bindman A. Postelection Prospects for Expanding Health Care Coverage. JAMA 2021. PMID: 33433567

  6. Bindman A. Medicaid's Public Health Plan Options. JAMA 2020. PMID: 33079142

  7. Bindman A. Avoiding a Health Care Financial Meltdown. JAMA 2020. PMID: 32633793

  8. Bindman AB. Expanding Coverage Does Not Guarantee a Benefit. Ophthalmology 2020. PMID: 32564816

  9. Edwards RD, Brenowitz WD, Portacolone E, Covinsky KE, Bindman A, Glymour MM, Torres JM. Difficulty and help with activities of daily living among older adults living alone with cognitive impairment. Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association 2020. PMID: 32588985

  10. Bindman AB, Romano PS. From the Editors' Desk: HSR's outstanding reviewers. Health services research 2020. PMID: 32436595

  11. Majeed A, Maile EJ, Bindman AB. The primary care response to COVID-19 in England's National Health Service. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine 2020. PMID: 32521196

  12. Bindman AB. Rising Prices and Health Care "Empires". JAMA 2020. PMID: 32125390

  13. Bindman AB, Romano PS. From the Editor's Desk. Health services research 2020. PMID: 31896163

  14. Ko M, Newcomer RJ, Bindman AB, Kang T, Hulett D, Spetz J. Changing home care aides: Differences between family and non-family care in California Medicaid home and community-based services. Home health care services quarterly 2019. PMID: 31826707

  15. Balogh EP, Bindman AB, Eckhardt SG, Halabi S, Harvey RD, Jaiyesimi I, Miksad R, Moses HL, Nass SJ, Schilsky RL, Sun S, Torrente JM, Warren KE. Challenges and Opportunities to Updating Prescribing Information for Longstanding Oncology Drugs. The oncologist 2019. PMID: 32162805

  16. Romano PS, Bindman AB. From the Editors' Desk: HSR Updates Instructions for Authors. Health services research 2019. PMID: 31742686

  17. Bindman A. Primary Care for All. JAMA 2019. PMID: 31688873

  18. Borsky AE, Savitz LA, Bindman AB, Mossburg S, Thompson L. AHRQ Series on Improving Translation of Evidence: Perceived Value of Translational Products by the AHRQ EPC Learning Health Systems Panel. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety 2019. PMID: 31668330

  19. Bindman AB. Learning healthcare systems: a perspective from the US. Public health research & practice 2019. PMID: 31569203

  20. Cassel C, Bindman A. Risk, Benefit, and Fairness in a Big Data World. JAMA 2019. PMID: 31287512

  21. Garcia ME, Bindman AB, Coffman J. Language-Concordant Primary Care Physicians for a Diverse Population: The View from California. Health equity 2019. PMID: 31312781

  22. Bindman A. Shaking Things Up in California. JAMA 2019. PMID: 30874745

  23. Tamblyn R, Meyers D, Kratzmann M, Bazemore A, Bierman AS, Bindman AB, Hogg W, Price D, Rowe BH, Roy D, Steinberg J, Reid RH. Shared vision for primary care delivery and research in Canada and the United States: Highlights from the cross-border symposium. Canadian family physician Medecin de famille canadien 2018. PMID: 30541809

  24. Bindman AB, Romano PS. Editors' Note: Driving Better Health Policy: "It's the Evidence, Stupid". Health services research 2018. PMID: 30353550

  25. Bindman AB, Mulkey MR, Kronick R. Beyond The ACA: Paths To Universal Coverage In California. Health affairs (Project Hope) 2018. PMID: 30179543

  26. Majeed A, Allwood D, Foley K, Bindman A. Healthcare outcomes and quality in the NHS: how do we compare and how might the NHS improve? BMJ (Clinical research ed.) 2018. PMID: 30006368

  27. Bindman A. Redesigning Medicaid Managed Care. JAMA 2018. PMID: 29677290

  28. Bindman AB, Pronovost PJ, Asch DA. Funding Innovation in a Learning Health Care System. JAMA 2018. PMID: 29270611

  29. Ko M, Newcomer RJ, Harrington C, Hulett D, Kang T, Bindman AB. Predictors of Nursing Facility Entry by Medicaid-Only Older Adults and Persons With Disabilities in California. Inquiry : a journal of medical care organization, provision and financing 2018. PMID: 29633899

  30. Bindman AB. A Shared Responsibility for Developing a Learning Health System. Journal of nursing care quality 2017. PMID: 28225531

  31. Possin KL, Merrilees J, Bonasera SJ, Bernstein A, Chiong W, Lee K, Wilson L, Hooper SM, Dulaney S, Braley T, Laohavanich S, Feuer JE, Clark AM, Schaffer MW, Schenk AK, Heunis J, Ong P, Cook KM, Bowhay AD, Gearhart R, Chodos A, Naasan G, Bindman AB, Dohan D, Ritchie C, Miller BL. Development of an adaptive, personalized, and scalable dementia care program: Early findings from the Care Ecosystem. Volume 14 of Issue 3. PLoS medicine 2017. PMID: 28323819

  32. Hing E, Kurtzman E, Lau DT, Taplin C, Bindman AB. Characteristics of Primary Care Physicians in Patient-centered Medical Home Practices: United States, 2013. National health statistics reports 2017. PMID: 28256999

  33. Califf RM, Robb MA, Bindman AB, Briggs JP, Collins FS, Conway PH, Coster TS, Cunningham FE, De Lew N, DeSalvo KB, Dymek C, Dzau VJ, Fleurence RL, Frank RG, Gaziano JM, Kaufmann P, Lauer M, Marks PW, McGinnis JM, Richards C, Selby JV, Shulkin DJ, Shuren J, Slavitt AM, Smith SR, Washington BV, White PJ, Woodcock J, Woodson J, Sherman RE. Transforming Evidence Generation to Support Health and Health Care Decisions. The New England journal of medicine 2016. PMID: 27974039

  34. O'Shea L, Bindman AB. Personal Health Budgets for Patients with Complex Needs. The New England journal of medicine 2016. PMID: 27959646

  35. Welch WP, Bindman AB. Town and Gown Differences Among the 100 Largest Medical Groups in the United States. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges 2016. PMID: 27224300

  36. Raven MC, Kushel M, Ko MJ, Penko J, Bindman AB. The Effectiveness of Emergency Department Visit Reduction Programs: A Systematic Review. Volume 68 of Issue 4. Annals of emergency medicine 2016. PMID: 27287549

  37. Smith-Bindman R, Bindman AB. Imaging More Wisely-Already At Work-Reply. JAMA internal medicine 2016. PMID: 27273501

  38. Newcomer R, Harrington C, Hulett D, Kang T, Ko M, Bindman A. Health Care Use Before and After Entering Long-Term Services and Supports. Journal of applied gerontology : the official journal of the Southern Gerontological Society 2016. PMID: 27091879

  39. Newcomer RJ, Ko M, Kang T, Harrington C, Hulett D, Bindman AB. Health Care Expenditures After Initiating Long-term Services and Supports in the Community Versus in a Nursing Facility. Medical care 2016. PMID: 26759982

  40. Smith-Bindman R, Bindman AB. Imaging More Wisely. JAMA internal medicine 2016. PMID: 26720048

  41. Coffman JM, Rhodes KV, Fix M, Bindman AB. Testing the Validity of Primary Care Physicians' Self-Reported Acceptance of New Patients by Insurance Status. Health services research 2016. PMID: 26762212

  42. Marshall M, Bindman AB. The Role of Government in Health Care Reform in the United States and England. JAMA internal medicine 2016. PMID: 26551632

  43. Bindman A. A Healthy Living Wage. JAMA 2015. PMID: 26624814

  44. Kronick R, Casalino LP, Bindman AB. Introduction. Apple Pickers or Federal Judges: Strong versus Weak Incentives in Physician Payment. Health services research 2015. PMID: 26769059

  45. Hoffman AB, Bindman AB. Varying Charges and Questionable Costs. Journal of general internal medicine 2015. PMID: 26129781

  46. Bindman AB. Managing the Future of Medicaid. JAMA 2015. PMID: 26219048

  47. Bindman AB, Hulett D, Gilmer TP, Bertko J. Sorting Out the Health Risk in California's State-Based Marketplace. Health services research 2015. PMID: 26059073

  48. Bindman AB. The other physician payment problem. JAMA 2015. PMID: 26034944

  49. Bindman AB. Nudging medical practice change one regulation at a time. JAMA 2015. PMID: 25803332

  50. Murphy J, Ko M, Kizer KW, Bindman AB. Safety net integration: a shared strategy for becoming providers of choice. Journal of health politics, policy and law 2015. PMID: 25646387

  51. Coffman JM, Spetz J, Grumbach K, Fix M, Bindman AB. Electronic health record availability among advanced practice registered nurses and physicians. The American journal of managed care 2014. PMID: 25811817

  52. Ko M, Newcomer R, Kang T, Hulett D, Chu P, Bindman AB. Payment rates for personal care assistants and the use of long-term services and supports among those dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid. Health services research 2014. PMID: 25327166

  53. Goldman LE, Chu PW, Bacchetti P, Kruger J, Bindman A. Effect of Present-on-Admission (POA) Reporting Accuracy on Hospital Performance Assessments Using Risk-Adjusted Mortality. Health services research 2014. PMID: 25285372

  54. Pete Welch W, Stearns SC, Cuellar AE, Bindman AB. Use of hospitalists by Medicare beneficiaries: a national picture. Medicare & medicaid research review 2014. PMID: 24967149

  55. Bindman AB, Coffman JM. Calling all doctors: what type of insurance do you accept? JAMA internal medicine 2014. PMID: 24710694

  56. Heller DJ, Hoffman C, Bindman AB. Supporting the needs of state health policy makers through university partnerships. Journal of health politics, policy and law 2014. PMID: 24603085

  57. Bindman AB. Health care reform and its impact on radiology practice. Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR 2014. PMID: 24445166

  58. Ko M, Bindman AB. No man is an island: disentangling multilevel effects in health services research. BMJ quality & safety 2013. PMID: 24200544

  59. Himmelstein J, Bindman AB. Advancing the university mission through partnerships with state Medicaid programs. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges 2013. PMID: 24072113

  60. Jacobs DB, Greene M, Bindman AB. It's academic: public policy activities among faculty members in a department of medicine. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges 2013. PMID: 23969373

  61. Bindman AB, Blum JD, Kronick R. Medicare payment for chronic care delivered in a patient-centered medical home. JAMA 2013. PMID: 23929029

  62. Welch WP, Cuellar AE, Stearns SC, Bindman AB. Proportion of physicians in large group practices continued to grow in 2009-11. Health affairs (Project Hope) 2013. PMID: 24019373

  63. Bindman AB. Using the National Provider Identifier for health care workforce evaluation. Medicare & medicaid research review 2013. PMID: 24753977

  64. Kronick R, Bindman AB. Protecting finances and improving access to care with Medicaid. The New England journal of medicine 2013. PMID: 23635055

  65. Bindman AB. The evolution of health services research. Health services research 2013. PMID: 23480715

  66. Bindman AB, Blum JD, Kronick R. Medicare's transitional care payment--a step toward the medical home. The New England journal of medicine 2013. PMID: 23425161

  67. Moskowitz D, Guthrie B, Bindman AB. The role of data in health care disparities in Medicaid managed care. Medicare & medicaid research review 2012. PMID: 24800153

  68. Gibbons DC, Bindman AB, Soljak MA, Millett C, Majeed A. Defining primary care sensitive conditions: a necessity for effective primary care delivery? Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine 2012. PMID: 23104945

  69. Goldman LE, Chu PW, Osmond D, Bindman A. Accuracy of do not resuscitate (DNR) in administrative data. Medical care research and review : MCRR 2012. PMID: 22955698

  70. Hall YN, Choi AI, Himmelfarb J, Chertow GM, Bindman AB. Homelessness and CKD: a cohort study. Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN 2012. PMID: 22700883

  71. Goldman LE, Chu PW, Osmond D, Bindman A. The accuracy of present-on-admission reporting in administrative data. Health services research 2011. PMID: 22092023

  72. Bindman AB, Schneider AG. Catching a wave--implementing health care reform in California. The New England journal of medicine 2011. PMID: 21449773

  73. Blewett LA, Bindman AB. Harvesting the lessons of state health policy. Health services research 2011. PMID: 21198585

  74. Millett C, Chattopadhyay A, Bindman AB. Unhealthy competition: consequences of health plan choice in California Medicaid. American journal of public health 2010. PMID: 20864718

  75. Millett C, Everett CJ, Matheson EM, Bindman AB, Mainous AG. Impact of Medicare Part D on seniors' out-of-pocket expenditures on medications. Archives of internal medicine 2010. PMID: 20696956

  76. Guthrie B, Auerback G, Bindman AB. Health plan competition for Medicaid enrollees based on performance does not improve quality of care. Health affairs (Project Hope) 2010. PMID: 20679655

  77. Hall YN, Choi AI, Chertow GM, Bindman AB. Chronic kidney disease in the urban poor. Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN 2010. PMID: 20200149

  78. Jolly S, Kao C, Bindman AB, Korenbrot C. Cardiac procedures among American Indians and Alaska Natives compared to non-Hispanic whites hospitalized with ischemic heart disease in California. Journal of general internal medicine 2010. PMID: 20107917

  79. Bindman AB, Chen A, Fraser JS, Yee HF, Ofman D. Healthcare reform with a safety net: lessons from San Francisco. Volume 15 of Issue 10. The American journal of managed care 2009. PMID: 19845426

  80. McNair PD, Luft HS, Bindman AB. Medicare's policy not to pay for treating hospital-acquired conditions: the impact. Health affairs (Project Hope) 2009. PMID: 19738267

  81. Bindman AB. Is there a personal doctor in the house? Annals of internal medicine 2009. PMID: 19258561

  82. Bindman AB, Chattopadhyay A, Auerback GM. Interruptions in Medicaid coverage and risk for hospitalization for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions. Annals of internal medicine 2008. PMID: 19075204

  83. Bindman AB, Chattopadhyay A, Auerback GM. Medicaid re-enrollment policies and children's risk of hospitalizations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions. Medical care 2008. PMID: 18815526

  84. Goldman LE, Chattopadhyay A, Bindman AB. Comparisons of health plan quality: does the sampling strategy affect the results? Medical care 2008. PMID: 18580396

  85. Bhandari VK, Wang F, Bindman AB, Schillinger D. Quality of anticoagulation control: do race and language matter? Journal of health care for the poor and underserved 2008. PMID: 18263985

  86. Grubbs V, Bibbins-Domingo K, Fernandez A, Chattopadhyay A, Bindman AB. Acute myocardial infarction length of stay and hospital mortality are not associated with language preference. Volume 23 of Issue 2. Journal of general internal medicine 2007. PMID: 18043984

  87. Majeed A, Lester H, Bindman AB. Improving the quality of care with performance indicators. BMJ (Clinical research ed.) 2007. PMID: 17974688

  88. Haggstrom DA, Bindman AB. The influence of care management tools on physician practice change across organizational settings. Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety 2007. PMID: 18074715

  89. Saha S, Solotaroff R, Oster A, Bindman AB. Are preventable hospitalizations sensitive to changes in access to primary care? The case of the Oregon Health Plan. Medical care 2007. PMID: 17667304

  90. Seligman HK, Chattopadhyay A, Vittinghoff E, Bindman AB. Racial and ethnic differences in receipt of primary care services between medicaid fee-for-service and managed care plans. The Journal of ambulatory care management 2007. PMID: 17581438

  91. Seligman HK, Bindman AB, Vittinghoff E, Kanaya AM, Kushel MB. Food insecurity is associated with diabetes mellitus: results from the National Health Examination and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) 1999-2002. Volume 22 of Issue 7. Journal of general internal medicine 2007. PMID: 17436030

  92. Smetana GW, Landon BE, Bindman AB, Burstin H, Davis RB, Tjia J, Rich EC. A comparison of outcomes resulting from generalist vs specialist care for a single discrete medical condition: a systematic review and methodologic critique. Archives of internal medicine 2007. PMID: 17210873

  93. Schillinger D, Machtinger EL, Wang F, Palacios J, Rodriguez M, Bindman A. Language, literacy, and communication regarding medication in an anticoagulation clinic: a comparison of verbal vs. visual assessment. Journal of health communication 2006. PMID: 17074733

  94. Schillinger D, Wang F, Rodriguez M, Bindman A, Machtinger EL. The importance of establishing regimen concordance in preventing medication errors in anticoagulant care. Journal of health communication 2006. PMID: 16950728

  95. Bindman AB, Bennett A. Date stamping: will it withstand the test of time? Health services research 2006. PMID: 16899016

  96. Grubbs V, Chen AH, Bindman AB, Vittinghoff E, Fernandez A. Effect of awareness of language law on language access in the health care setting. Volume 21 of Issue 7. Journal of general internal medicine 2006. PMID: 16808766

  97. Gorodetskaya I, Zenios S, McCulloch CE, Bostrom A, Hsu CY, Bindman AB, Go AS, Chertow GM. Health-related quality of life and estimates of utility in chronic kidney disease. Kidney international 2005. PMID: 16316356

  98. Bindman AB. Response to an editorial in the January 2005 issue of Medical Care. Medical care 2005. PMID: 15778647

  99. Bindman AB, Chattopadhyay A, Osmond DH, Huen W, Bacchetti P. The impact of Medicaid managed care on hospitalizations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions. Health services research 2005. PMID: 15663700

  100. Wilson E, Grumbach K, Huebner J, Agrawal J, Bindman AB. Medical student, physician, and public perceptions of health care disparities. Family medicine 2004. PMID: 15531986

  101. Rittenhouse DR, Grumbach K, O'Neil EH, Dower C, Bindman A. Physician organization and care management in California: from cottage to Kaiser. Health affairs (Project Hope) 2004. PMID: 15537586

  102. Yoon J, Grumbach K, Bindman AB. Access to Spanish-speaking physicians in California: supply, insurance, or both. The Journal of the American Board of Family Practice 2004. PMID: 15226280

  103. Kushel M, Bindman AB. Health care lobbying: time to make patients the special interest. Volume 116 of Issue 7. The American journal of medicine 2004. PMID: 15047042

  104. Brown ER, Lavarreda SA, Meng YY, Andersen RM, Bindman AB, Gelberg L, Becerra L, Gatchell M, Yoon J. County residency and access to care for low- and moderate-income Californians. Policy brief (UCLA Center for Health Policy Research) 2004. PMID: 15061155

  105. Schillinger D, Bindman A, Wang F, Stewart A, Piette J. Functional health literacy and the quality of physician-patient communication among diabetes patients. Patient education and counseling 2004. PMID: 14998602

  106. Bindman AB, Yoon J, Grumbach K. Trends in physician participation in Medicaid. The California experience. The Journal of ambulatory care management 2003. PMID: 14567277

  107. Bindman AB, Haggstrom DA. Small steps or a giant leap for the uninsured? JAMA 2003. PMID: 12915436

  108. Bindman AB, Wholey DR, Christianson JB. Physicians' reports of their experience with health plan care management practices. The American journal of managed care 2003. PMID: 12822719

  109. Lee LM, Lehman JS, Bindman AB, Fleming PL. Validation of race/ethnicity and transmission mode in the US HIV/AIDS reporting system. American journal of public health 2003. PMID: 12773353

  110. Bindman AB, Majeed A. Primary care in the United States: organisation of primary care in the United States. BMJ (Clinical research ed.) 2003. PMID: 12649238

  111. Forrest CB, Majeed A, Weiner JP, Carroll K, Bindman AB. Referral of children to specialists in the United States and the United kingdom. Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine 2003. PMID: 12622678

  112. Majeed A, Gray J, Ambler G, Carroll K, Bindman AB. Association between practice size and quality of care of patients with ischaemic heart disease: cross sectional study. BMJ (Clinical research ed.) 2003. PMID: 12586672

  113. Schillinger D, Piette J, Grumbach K, Wang F, Wilson C, Daher C, Leong-Grotz K, Castro C, Bindman AB. Closing the loop: physician communication with diabetic patients who have low health literacy. Archives of internal medicine 2003. PMID: 12523921

  114. Kellerman SE, Lehman JS, Lansky A, Stevens MR, Hecht FM, Bindman AB, Wortley PM. HIV testing within at-risk populations in the United States and the reasons for seeking or avoiding HIV testing. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999) 2002. PMID: 12394799

  115. Godden S, Majeed A, Pollock A, Bindman AB. How are primary care groups approaching clinical governance? A review of clinical governance plans from primary care groups in London. Journal of public health medicine 2002. PMID: 12831084

  116. Forrest CB, Majeed A, Weiner JP, Carroll K, Bindman AB. Comparison of specialty referral rates in the United Kingdom and the United States: retrospective cohort analysis. BMJ (Clinical research ed.) 2002. PMID: 12183310

  117. Schillinger D, Grumbach K, Piette J, Wang F, Osmond D, Daher C, Palacios J, Sullivan GD, Bindman AB. Association of health literacy with diabetes outcomes. JAMA 2002. PMID: 12132978

  118. Davies HT, Washington AE, Bindman AB. Health care report cards: implications for vulnerable patient groups and the organizations providing them care. Journal of health politics, policy and law 2002. PMID: 12092674

  119. Backus L, Moron M, Bacchetti P, Baker LC, Bindman AB. Effect of managed care on preventable hospitalization rates in California. Medical care 2002. PMID: 12021687

  120. Majeed A, Bindman AB, Weiner JP. Use of risk adjustment in setting budgets and measuring performance in primary care I: how it works. BMJ (Clinical research ed.) 2001. PMID: 11557709

  121. Bindman AB, Weiner JP, Majeed A. Primary care groups in the United Kingdom: quality and accountability. Health affairs (Project Hope) 2001. PMID: 11585160

  122. Smith MA, Bindman AB, Davis MK, Finch MD. To help or hinder: Which is more important in explaining a physician's willingness to recommend a health plan? Medical care 2001. PMID: 11317095

  123. Fernandez A, Grumbach K, Vranizan K, Osmond DH, Bindman AB. Primary care physicians' experience with disease management programs. Journal of general internal medicine 2001. PMID: 11318911

  124. Majeed A, Bardsley M, Morgan D, O'Sullivan C, Bindman AB. Cross sectional study of primary care groups in London: association of measures of socioeconomic and health status with hospital admission rates. BMJ (Clinical research ed.) 2000. PMID: 11053180

  125. Fernandez A, Grumbach K, Goitein L, Vranizan K, Osmond DH, Bindman AB. Friend or foe? How primary care physicians perceive hospitalists. Archives of internal medicine 2000. PMID: 11041896

  126. Hecht FM, Chesney MA, Lehman JS, Osmond D, Vranizan K, Colman S, Keane D, Reingold A, Bindman AB. Does HIV reporting by name deter testing? MESH Study Group. AIDS (London, England) 2000. PMID: 10985318

  127. Saha S, Taggart SH, Komaromy M, Bindman AB. Do patients choose physicians of their own race? Health affairs (Project Hope) 2000. PMID: 10916962

  128. Schillinger D, Bibbins-Domingo K, Vranizan K, Bacchetti P, Luce JM, Bindman AB. Effects of primary care coordination on public hospital patients. Journal of general internal medicine 2000. PMID: 10840268

  129. Bindman AB, Weiner JP. The modern NHS: an underfunded model of efficiency and integration. Health affairs (Project Hope) 2000. PMID: 10812785

  130. Bindman AB, Grumbach K, Bernheim S, Vranizan K, Cousineau M. Medicaid managed care's impact on safety-net clinics in California. Health affairs (Project Hope) 2000. PMID: 10645087

  131. Osmond DH, Bindman AB, Vranizan K, Lehman JS, Hecht FM, Keane D, Reingold A. Name-based surveillance and public health interventions for persons with HIV infection. Multistate Evaluation of Surveillance for HIV Study Group. Annals of internal medicine 1999. PMID: 10577302

  132. Grumbach K, Selby JV, Damberg C, Bindman AB, Quesenberry C, Truman A, Uratsu C. Resolving the gatekeeper conundrum: what patients value in primary care and referrals to specialists. JAMA 1999. PMID: 10422995

  133. Bindman AB. Can physician profiles be trusted? JAMA 1999. PMID: 10367827

  134. Saha S, Komaromy M, Koepsell TD, Bindman AB. Patient-physician racial concordance and the perceived quality and use of health care. Archives of internal medicine 1999. PMID: 10326942

  135. Grumbach K, Osmond D, Vranizan K, Jaffe D, Bindman AB. Primary care physicians' experience of financial incentives in managed-care systems. The New England journal of medicine 1998. PMID: 9819451

  136. Bindman AB, Osmond D, Hecht FM, Lehman JS, Vranizan K, Keane D, Reingold A. Multistate evaluation of anonymous HIV testing and access to medical care. Multistate Evaluation of Surveillance of HIV (MESH) Study Group. JAMA 1998. PMID: 9801001

  137. Colfax GN, Bindman AB. Health benefits and risks of reporting HIV-infected individuals by name. American journal of public health 1998. PMID: 9618612

  138. Brown ME, Bindman AB, Lurie N. Monitoring the consequences of uninsurance: a review of methodologies. Medical care research and review : MCRR 1998. PMID: 9615562

  139. Wachter RM, Katz P, Showstack J, Bindman AB, Goldman L. Reorganizing an academic medical service: impact on cost, quality, patient satisfaction, and education. JAMA 1998. PMID: 9605901

  140. Bindman AB, Grumbach K, Vranizan K, Jaffe D, Osmond D. Selection and exclusion of primary care physicians by managed care organizations. JAMA 1998. PMID: 9496985

  141. Lowe RA, Bindman AB. Judging who needs emergency department care: a prerequisite for policy-making. The American journal of emergency medicine 1997. PMID: 9115511

  142. Stewart AL, Grumbach K, Osmond DH, Vranizan K, Komaromy M, Bindman AB. Primary care and patient perceptions of access to care. The Journal of family practice 1997. PMID: 9040521

  143. Grumback K, Vranizan K, Bindman AB. Physician supply and access to care in urban communities. Health affairs (Project Hope) 1997. PMID: 9018945

  144. Osmond DH, Vranizan K, Schillinger D, Stewart AL, Bindman AB. Measuring the need for medical care in an ethnically diverse population. Health services research 1996. PMID: 8943990

  145. Komaromy M, Lurie N, Osmond D, Vranizan K, Keane D, Bindman AB. Physician practice style and rates of hospitalization for chronic medical conditions. Medical care 1996. PMID: 8656725

  146. Komaromy M, Grumbach K, Drake M, Vranizan K, Lurie N, Keane D, Bindman AB. The role of black and Hispanic physicians in providing health care for underserved populations. The New England journal of medicine 1996. PMID: 8609949

  147. Bindman AB, Grumbach K, Osmond D, Vranizan K, Stewart AL. Primary care and receipt of preventive services. Journal of general internal medicine 1996. PMID: 8725975

  148. Grumbach K, Becker SH, Osborn EH, Bindman AB. The challenge of defining and counting generalist physicians: an analysis of Physician Masterfile data. American journal of public health 1995. PMID: 7573625

  149. Bindman AB. Triage in accident and emergency departments. BMJ (Clinical research ed.) 1995. PMID: 7640577

  150. Bindman AB, Grumbach K, Osmond D, Komaromy M, Vranizan K, Lurie N, Billings J, Stewart A. Preventable hospitalizations and access to health care. JAMA 1995. PMID: 7609259

  151. Komaromy M, Lurie N, Bindman AB. California physicians' willingness to care for the poor. The Western journal of medicine 1995. PMID: 7725684

  152. Lowe RA, Bindman AB. The ED and triage of nonurgent patients. Annals of emergency medicine 1994. PMID: 7978584

  153. Schultz P, Bindman AB, Cooke M. Proficiency of internal medicine residents in outpatient care of patients with HIV infection. Journal of general internal medicine 1994. PMID: 7965242

  154. Bindman AB. Primary and managed care. Ingredients for health care reform. The Western journal of medicine 1994. PMID: 7941522

  155. Luce JM, Bindman AB, Lee PR. A brief history of health care quality assessment and improvement in the United States. The Western journal of medicine 1994. PMID: 8191769

  156. Lowe RA, Bindman AB, Ulrich SK, Norman G, Scaletta TA, Keane D, Washington D, Grumbach K. Refusing care to emergency department of patients: evaluation of published triage guidelines. Annals of emergency medicine 1994. PMID: 8304610

  157. Komaromy M, Bindman AB, Haber RJ, Sande MA. Sexual harassment in medical training. The New England journal of medicine 1993. PMID: 8419819

  158. Bindman AB, Grumbach K, Keane D, Lurie N. Collecting data to evaluate the effect of health policies on vulnerable populations. Family medicine 1993. PMID: 8458540

  159. Shapiro DW, Lasker RD, Bindman AB, Lee PR. Containing costs while improving quality of care: the role of profiling and practice guidelines. Annual review of public health 1993. PMID: 8323588

  160. Bindman AB, Grumbach K. America's safety net. The wrong place at the wrong time? JAMA 1992. PMID: 1404802

  161. Katz MH, Bindman AB, Komaromy MS. Coping with HIV infection: why people delay care. Annals of internal medicine 1992. PMID: 1416593

  162. Lee PR, Lasker RD, Shapiro DW, Bindman AB. Managed care: provider profiling. Journal of insurance medicine (New York, N.Y.) 1992. PMID: 10148486

  163. Bindman AB, Grumbach K, Keane D, Rauch L, Luce JM. Consequences of queuing for care at a public hospital emergency department. JAMA 1991. PMID: 1865541

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  165. Bindman AB, Keane D, Lurie N. Measuring health changes among severely ill patients. The floor phenomenon. Medical care 1990. PMID: 2250498

  166. McPhee SJ, Mitchell TF, Schroeder SA, Perez-Stable EJ, Bindman AB. Training in a primary care internal medicine residency program. The first ten years. JAMA 1987. PMID: 3625948

  167. Bindman AB, Eichenfield LF, Geller SA. Diagnosis-related groups: physician and abstractor reliability and financial significance of errors. The Mount Sinai journal of medicine, New York 1984. PMID: 6431272