• 2165 Citations
1964 …2010
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Research Interests

Dr. Hughes' research interests entail the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries; the efficient utilization of resources in healthcare; health policy and economics; managed care; and Leadership.

Education/Academic qualification

Public Health, MPH, Columbia University, New York, NY

… → 1969

Medicine, MD, Harvard University

… → 1966

Philosophy, BA, Amherst College, Amherst, MA

… → 1962

Research interests

  • Healthcare management
  • Hospital/physician relations
  • Managed care systems
  • Policy

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Managed Care Programs Medicine & Life Sciences
Hospital Administration Medicine & Life Sciences
Formularies Medicine & Life Sciences

Research Output 1964 2010

29 Citations (Scopus)

Keys for successful implementation of total quality management in hospitals

Carman, J. M., Shortell, S. M., Foster, R. W., Hughes, E., Boerstler, H., O'Brien, J. L. & O'Connor, E. J., Oct 1 2010, In : Health Care Management Review. 35, 4, p. 283-293 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Total Quality Management
Quality Improvement
Delivery of Health Care
Continuous quality improvement
Total quality management

Determinants of HMO formulary adoption decisions

Dranove, D. S., Hughes, E. & Shanley, M., Feb 1 2003, In : Health Services Research. 38, 1 I, p. 169-190 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Formularies
Health Maintenance Organizations
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
Prescription Drugs

A perspective on American health care: Today's implications for managed care tomorrow

Hughes, E., Sep 1 2002, In : Managed care interface. 15, SUPPL., p. 5-6+12

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

Managed Care Programs
Delivery of Health Care
192 Citations (Scopus)

Assessing the impact of total quality management and organizational culture on multiple outcomes of care for coronary artery bypass graft surgery patients

Shortell, S. M., Jones, R. H., Rademaker, A. W., Gillies, R. R., Dranove, D. S., Hughes, E. F. X., Budetti, P. P., Reynolds, K. S. E. & Huang, C. F., Jan 1 2000, In : Medical Care. 38, 2, p. 207-217 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Total Quality Management
Organizational Culture
Coronary Artery Bypass
Transplants
Health Status

Implementation of total quality management: Conventional wisdom versus reality

Boerstler, H., Foster, R. W., O'Connor, E. J., O'Brien, J. L., Shortell, S. M., Carman, J. M. & Hughes, E. F. X., Jun 3 1996, In : Hospital and Health Services Administration. 41, 2, p. 143-159 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Total Quality Management
Quality Improvement
Morale
Quality of Health Care
Patient Satisfaction