Megan Colleen McHugh

  • 775 Citations
20022018
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Research Interests

Dr. McHugh is a health services researcher with an interest in quality improvement, patient flow and emergency department crowding, the safety net, and health policy/health reform. She has conducted a number of multi-method, multi-site evaluations and directed statistical analyses using data from large national data sets. Currently Dr. McHugh is leading an evaluation of Urgent Matters, a program to improve patient flow and reduce crowding in emergency departments.

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, George Washington Un

… → 2008

MPP, College of William and Mary

… → 1999

Keywords

  • Qualitative research methods
  • Evaluation
  • Public Policy
  • Quality Improvement
  • Healthcare Quality
  • Mixed-methods
  • Health Policy
  • Health Services Research

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Research Output 2002 2018

  • 775 Citations
  • 53 Article
  • 6 Review article
  • 2 Chapter
  • 2 Conference contribution

Community Health and Employee Work Performance in the American Manufacturing Environment

McHugh, M., French, D. D., Farley, D., Maechling, C. R., Dunlop, D. D. & Holl, J. L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Community Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Occupational Health
manufacturing
employee
Absenteeism
absenteeism

Impact of emergency department visit on disease self-management in adults with depression

Bhandari, N., Shi, Y., Hearld, L. R. & McHugh, M., Mar 1 2018, In : Journal of Health Psychology. 23, 4, p. 588-597 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Self Care
Disease Management
Hospital Emergency Service
Depression
Health

Impact of Practice Facilitation in Primary Care on Chronic Disease Care Processes and Outcomes: a Systematic Review

Wang, A., Pollack, T., Kadziel, L. A., Ross, S. M., McHugh, M., Jordan, N. & Kho, A. N., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of general internal medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Primary Health Care
Chronic Disease
Cerebrovascular Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Diseases
Internal Medicine
2 Citations
Quality Improvement
Smoking Cessation
Aptitude
Electronic Health Records
Documentation
1 Citations

Corporate Philanthropy Toward Community Health Improvement in Manufacturing Communities

McHugh, M., Farley, D., Maechling, C. R., Dunlop, D. D., French, D. D. & Holl, J. L., Dec 7 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Community Health. p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

philanthropy
manufacturing
public health
Health
Public Health