Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022 Dental hygienists' scope of practice regulations and preventable non-traumatic dental emergency department visits: A cross-sectional study of 10 U.S. statesCommunity Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology2022
2021 The effect of expanded insurance coverage under the Affordable Care Act on emergency department utilization in New YorkAmerican Journal of Emergency Medicine.  48:183-190. 2021
2021 Health services utilization, out-of-pocket expenditure, and underinsurance among insured non-elderly cancer survivors in the United States, 2011–2015Cancer Medicine.  10:5513-5523. 2021
2020 The Rise in Pediatric Obesity-Related Conditions and Costs in Public Insurance Programs: Evidence from AlabamaChildhood Obesity.  16:291-299. 2020
2019 Assessing the Quality Measure for Follow-up Care After Children's Psychiatric Hospitalizations.Hospital pediatrics.  9:834-843. 2019
2019 Impact of Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act on Costs and Utilization in Alabama's Children's Health Insurance Program 2019
2017 An assessment of the CHIP/medicaid quality measure for ADHDAmerican Journal of Managed Care.  23:e1-e9. 2017
2016 Preventive Dental Care and Long-Term Dental Outcomes among ALL Kids EnrolleesHealth Services Research.  51:2242-2257. 2016
2016 Initial impacts of the patient care networks of Alabama initiativeHealth Services Research.  51:146-166. 2016
2015 Enrollment, expenditures, and utilization after chip expansion: Evidence from alabama 2015
2015 The impact of texting bans on motor vehicle crash-related hospitalizationsAmerican Journal of Public Health.  105:859-865. 2015
2015 Fractures and mortality in relation to different osteoporosis treatmentsClinical and Experimental Rheumatology.  33:302-309. 2015
2015 The earnings and consulting income of US health economists: Results from the 2012 survey of the American society of health economists 2015
2014 Patterns and predictors of osteoporosis medication discontinuation and switching among Medicare beneficiariesBMC Musculoskeletal Disorders.  15. 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 Favorable selection, risk adjustment, and the medicare advantage programHealth Services Research.  48:1039-1056. 2013
2013 Physicians' explanations for apparent gaps in the quality of rheumatology care: Results from the US Medicare Physician Quality Reporting SystemArthritis Care and Research.  65:235-243. 2013
2012 Did copayment changes reduce health service utilization among CHIP enrollees? Evidence from alabamaHealth Services Research.  47:1603-1620. 2012
2012 The impact of CHIP coverage on children with asthma in AlabamaClinical Pediatrics.  51:247-253. 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
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 Gas prices, beer taxes and GDL programmes: Effects on auto fatalities among young adults in the USApplied Economics.  43:3645-3654. 2011
2011 Medical liability and health care reform. 2011
2010 Predicting hip and major osteoporotic fractures using administrative dataArchives of Internal Medicine.  170:1940-1942. 2010
2010 Identifying types of nursing facility stays using medicare claims data: An algorithm and validation 2010
2010 The societal burden of osteoporosisCurrent Rheumatology Reports.  12:186-191. 2010
2009 Coinsurance, Copays, and Deductibles 2009
2009 Compensation Differentials 2009
2009 Cost Shifting 2009
2009 Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) 2009
2009 Selective Contracting 2009
2009 Tax Subsidy of Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance 2009
2008 Medical malpractice reform and employer-sponsored health insurance premiumsHealth Services Research.  43:2124-2142. 2008
2008 US health economists: Who we are and what we doHealth Economics.  17:535-543. 2008
2007 Systemwide implications of the repeal of the national maximum speed limitAccident Analysis and Prevention.  39:180-189. 2007
2006 HMO penetration, hospital competition, and growth of ambulatory surgery centersHealth Care Financing Review.  27:111-122. 2006
2006 Not-for-profit survival in a competitive world.Frontiers of Health Services Management.  22. 2006
2006 Do higher gasoline taxes save lives?Economics Letters.  90:51-55. 2006
2006 The strength of graduated drivers license programs and fatalities among teen drivers and passengersAccident Analysis and Prevention.  38:135-141. 2006
2005 State motor vehicle laws and older driversHealth Economics.  14:407-419. 2005
2004 Adverse Selection 2004
2004 Are Healthier Older Adults Choosing Managed Care?Gerontologist.  44:85-94. 2004
2004 Cost Shifting 2004
2004 Health Insurance 2004
2004 Price Sensitivity in Health Insurance 2004
2004 Price Sensitivity of Health Care Services 2004
2003 Cost shifting: new myths, old confusion, and enduring reality.Health Affairs.  Suppl Web Exclusives. 2003
2001 The near-elderly, early retirees, and managed careHealth Affairs.  20:197-206. 2001
2001 Competition in hospital and health insurance markets: a review and research agenda.Health Services Research.  36:191-221. 2001
1998 The spread of state any willing provider lawsHealth Services Research.  33:1537-1562. 1998
1998 The spread of state any willing provider laws.Health Services Research.  33:1537-1562. 1998
1998 Managed care and processes to integrate physicians/hospitalsHealth Care Management Review.  23:70-80. 1998
1997 The New Dominance of Managed Care: Insurance Trends in the 1990sHealth Affairs.  16:125-136. 1997
1996 Do Nonprofit Hospitals Pay Their Way?Health Affairs.  15:132-144. 1996
1996 Hospital cost shifting, a continuing debate. 1996
1996 Managed Care and Physician/Hospital IntegrationHealth Affairs.  15:62-73. 1996
1994 Small employers and the health insurance marketHealth Affairs.  13:149-161. 1994
1993 Hospital pricing: cost shifting and competition. 1993
1993 Retiree health benefitsAnnual Review of Public Health.  14:271-292. 1993
1993 State mandates, self-insurance, and employer demand for substance abuse and mental health insurance coverage.Advances in health economics and health services research.  14:209-224. 1993
1992 Employer-sponsored postretirement health benefits: Not your mother’s medigap planGerontologist.  32:693-703. 1992
1992 Firearms, firearms injury, and gun control: a critical survey of the literature.Advances in health economics and health services research.  13:65-82. 1992
1990 Employer-sponsored health insurance for retired AmericansHealth Affairs.  9:57-73. 1990
1990 THE DEMISE OF HOSPITAL PHILANTHROPY 1990
1989 A resource-dependence model of hospital contract managementHealth Services Research.  24:259-284. 1989
1989 Regional variation in health insurance coverageHealth Affairs.  8:91-103. 1989
1988 Case shifting and the Medicare Prospective Payment SystemAmerican Journal of Public Health.  78:553-556. 1988
1988 Shifting medicare patients out of the hospitalHealth Affairs.  7:52-64. 1988
1987 Capital markets and the growth of multihospital systems.Advances in health economics and health services research.  7:83-109. 1987
1987 Hospital participation in multihospital systems.Advances in health economics and health services research.  7:59-81. 1987
1987 Hospital acquisition or management contract: A theory of strategic choiceHealth Care Management Review.  12:21-30. 1987
1987 Is state rate setting the best path to controlling costs?Health Affairs.  6:170-172. 1987
1986 Hospital philanthropy in the future. 1986
1985 Credentialing: Say good-bye to the 'rubber stamp' 1985
1985 Economic regulation and hospital behavior: The effects on medical staff organization and hospital-physician relationshipsHealth Services Research.  20:597-628. 1985
1985 Hospital-physician joint ventures: Who's doing what 1985
1985 Physician influence in hospitals: An update 1985
1985 The expanding medical staff: Nonphysician practitioners 1985
1985 The myth of the closed medical staff 1985
1985 A theory of organizational response to hospital regulation: a reply to Smith and Mick.Academy of Management Review.  10:337-343. 1985
1985 Acquisition strategies of multihospital systemsHealth Affairs.  4:49-66. 1985
1984 The composition of hospital medical staffsHealth Care Management Review.  9:11-20. 1984
1984 The nature of hospital-HMO affiliationsHealth Care Management Review.  9:51-60. 1984
1983 A survey of hospital medical staffs--Part 1. 1983
1983 A survey of hospital medical staffs. II 1983
1983 A survey of hospital medical staffs: Part 1. New data reveal surprises in size, composition, committee structure, and participation in governance 1983
1983 A theory of organizational response to regulation: the case of hospitals.Academy of Management Review.  8:193-205. 1983
1983 Hospitals and health maintenance organizations: An analysis of the Minneapolis-St. Paul experienceHealth Care Financing Review.  4:59-69. 1983
1983 State rate setting: an analysis of some unresolved issues.Health Affairs.  2:36-47. 1983
1979 The effects of Medicaid reimbursement on nursing home services 1979
1979 The effects of Medicaid reimbursement on nursing home services 1979
Adherence to Telemonitoring Therapy for Medicaid Patients With Hypertension: Case Study (Preprint)
Correction: Adherence to Telemonitoring Therapy for Medicaid Patients With Hypertension: Case Study (Preprint)
US Privacy Laws Go Against Public Preferences: Impeding Public Health and Research (Preprint)

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2019 State Small-Group Insurance Reform.  71-95. 2019
2018 Nursing homes and the long-term care market.  193-215. 2018
2014 Cost Shifting.  126-129. 2014
2014 State Insurance Mandates in the USA.  348-351. 2014
2013 Health insurance in the United States.  957-995. 2013

Teaching Activities

  • AHD730 - Health Econ & Insurance (Fall Term 2010)
  • AHD730 - Health Econ & Insurance (Fall Term 2012)
  • AHD730 - Health Econ & Insurance (Fall Term 2016)
  • AHD730 - Health Econ & Insurance (Fall Term 2018)
  • AHD730 - Health Econ & Insurance (Fall Term 2020)
  • AHD730 - Health Econ & Insurance (Spring Term 2015)
  • HCO620 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2009)
  • HCO620 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2010)
  • HCO620 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2011)
  • HCO620 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2011)
  • HCO620 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2012)
  • HCO620 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2012)
  • HCO620 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2013)
  • HCO620 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2013)
  • HCO620 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2014)
  • HCO620 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2014)
  • HCO620 - Health Insurance/Managed Care (Spring Term 2022)
  • HCO697 - Internship (Fall Term 2008)
  • HCO697 - Internship (Fall Term 2011)
  • HCO697 - Internship (Spring Term 2011)
  • HCO697 - Internship (Spring Term 2012)
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2008)
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2010)
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2010)
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2012)
  • HCO697 - Internship (Summer Term 2013)
  • HCO720 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Fall Term 2007)
  • HCO720 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2008)
  • HCO720 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2009)
  • HCO720 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2010)
  • HCO720 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2011)
  • HCO720 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2012)
  • HCO720 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2013)
  • HCO720 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2014)
  • HCO720 - Health Ins/Managed Care (Spring Term 2022)
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, University of Washington 1979
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Economics, Northern State University 1975
  • Master of Arts in Economics, University of Washington 1975
  • Full Name

  • Michael Morrisey