Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
2019 Impact of Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act on Costs and Utilization in Alabama's Children's Health Insurance ProgramAmbulatory Pediatrics.  19:27-34. 2019
2018 Differential Impact of Hospital and Community Factors on Medicare Readmission PenaltiesHealth Services Research.  53:4416-4436. 2018
2018 Racial differences in recurrent ischemic stroke risk and recurrent stroke case fatalityNeurology.  91:e1741-e1750. 2018
2018 Decreasing deceased donor transplant rates among children (≤6 years) under the new kidney allocation systemAmerican Journal of Transplantation.  18:1690-1698. 2018
2018 Assessing the Impact of Case Management on Medicaid Clients with Chronic DiseasesJournal of Health and Social Policy.  33:215-225. 2018
2018 Men Lacking a Caregiver Have Greater Risk of Long-Term Nursing Home Placement After StrokeJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  66:133-139. 2018
2018 Nursing Home Chain Affiliation and Its Impact on Specialty Service Designation for Alzheimer DiseaseINQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing.  55. 2018
2017 Implementation of repeat HIV testing during pregnancy in southwestern Kenya: Progress and missed opportunities: ProgressJournal of the International AIDS Society.  20. 2017
2017 Medical therapy following hospitalization for heart failure with reduced ejection fraction and association with discharge to long-term care: A cross-sectional analysis of the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) populationBMC Cardiovascular Disorders.  17. 2017
2017 In replyJAMA Pediatrics.  171:918-919. 2017
2017 Age and sex disparities in discharge statin prescribing in the stroke belt: Evidence from the reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke studyJournal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  6. 2017
2017 Racial differences in statin adherence following hospital discharge for ischemic strokeNeurology.  88:1839-1848. 2017
2017 Outcomes associated with early preventive dental care among Medicaid-enrolled children in AlabamaJAMA Pediatrics.  171:335-341. 2017
2017 An assessment of the CHIP/medicaid quality measure for ADHDAmerican Journal of Managed Care.  23:e1-e9. 2017
2017 Man Versus Machine: Comparing Double Data Entry and Optical Mark Recognition for Processing CAHPS Survey DataQuality Management in Health Care.  26:131-135. 2017
2016 Addressing stroke risk factors in Black and White Americans: Findings from the national health and nutrition examination survey, 2009-2010Ethnicity and Disease.  26:9-16. 2016
2016 Preventive Dental Care and Long-Term Dental Outcomes among ALL Kids EnrolleesHealth Services Research.  51:2242-2257. 2016
2016 Comparison of long-term care in nursing homes versus home health: Costs and outcomes in AlabamaGerontologist.  56:215-221. 2016
2016 The effects of state-level expenditures for home- and community-based services on the risk of becoming a long-stay nursing home resident after hip fractureOsteoporosis International.  27:953-961. 2016
2016 The great recession of 2007-2009 and public insurance coverage for children in alabama: Enrollment and claims data from 1999-2011Public Health Reports.  131:348-356. 2016
2016 Health Expenditure Concentration and Characteristics of High-Cost Enrollees in CHIPINQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing.  53. 2016
2015 Can Nonurgent Emergency Department Care Costs be Reduced? Empirical Evidence from a U.S. Nationally Representative SampleJournal of Emergency Medicine.  49:347-354. 2015
2015 Adverse selection in the children's health insurance programINQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing.  52. 2015
2015 Enrollment, expenditures, and utilization after chip expansion: Evidence from alabamaAmbulatory Pediatrics.  15:258-266. 2015
2015 The impact of texting bans on motor vehicle crash-related hospitalizationsAmerican Journal of Public Health.  105:859-865. 2015
2014 Can increases in CHIP copayments reduce program expenditures on prescription drugs?Medicare & medicaid research review.  4. 2014
2014 Can increases in CHIP copayments reduce program expenditures on prescription drugs?Medicare & medicaid research review.  4. 2014
2014 Changes in use of county public health services following implementation of Alabama’s immigration lawJournal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.  25:1844-1852. 2014
2014 Impact of texting laws on motor vehicular fatalities in the united statesAmerican Journal of Public Health.  104:1370-1377. 2014
2013 Characteristics of low-severity emergency department use among CHIP enrolleesAmerican Journal of Managed Care.  19. 2013
2013 Co-payments and the use of emergency department services in the Children'S Health Insurance ProgramMedical care review.  70:514-530. 2013
2013 Effectiveness of preventive dental visits in reducing nonpreventive dental visits and expendituresPediatrics.  131:1107-1113. 2013
2013 Measuring prevention more broadly: an empirical assessment of CHIPRA core measuresMedicare & medicaid research review.  3. 2013
2013 Mortality following bone metastasis and skeletal-related events among patients 65 years and above with lung cancer: A population-based analysis of U.S. Medicare beneficiaries, 1999-2006Lung India.  30:20-26. 2013
2012 Changes in eye protection behavior following an occupational eye injuryWorkplace Health and Safety.  60:393-400. 2012
2012 Tattoo frequency and types among homicides and other deaths, 2007-2008: A matched case-control studyAmerican Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology.  33:202-205. 2012
2012 The epidemiology of chemical eye injuriesCurrent Eye Research.  37:787-793. 2012
2012 Did copayment changes reduce health service utilization among CHIP enrollees? Evidence from alabamaHealth Services Research.  47:1603-1620. 2012
2012 The epidemiology of lawn trimmer injuries in the United States: 2000-2009Journal of Safety Research.  43:137-139. 2012
2012 The impact of CHIP coverage on children with asthma in AlabamaClinical Pediatrics.  51:247-253. 2012
2012 A case-crossover study of risk factors for occupational eye injuriesJournal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.  54:42-47. 2012
2012 Mortality following bone metastasis and skeletal-related events among women with breast cancer: A population-based analysis of U.S. Medicare beneficiaries, 1999-2006Breast Cancer Research and Treatment.  131:231-238. 2012
2012 The effects of premium changes on ALL Kids, Alabama's CHIP programMedicare & medicaid research review.  2. 2012
2011 Continuity of insurance coverage and ambulatory care-sensitive hospitalizations/ED visits: Evidence from the children's health insurance programClinical Pediatrics.  50:963-973. 2011
2011 Corneal dystrophy recurrenceOphthalmology: Journal of The American Academy of Ophthalmology.  118:1223. 2011
2011 Mortality following bone metastasis and skeletal-related events among men with prostate cancer: A population-based analysis of US Medicare beneficiaries, 1999-2006Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases.  14:177-183. 2011
2011 Enhanced depth imaging optical coherence tomography of the choroid in idiopathic macular holeAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology.  151:560-561. 2011
2010 Comment on "a case-matched controlled study on high-voltage electrical injuries vs thermal burns"Journal of Burn Care and Rehabilitation.  31:214. 2010
2009 Intervening to improve health indicators among Australian farm familiesJournal of Agromedicine.  14:345-356. 2009

Full Name

  • Justin Blackburn