• Martsolf GR, Auerbach D, Benevent R, Stocks C, Jiang HJ, Pearson ML, Ehrlich ED, Gibson TB. Examining the value of inpatient nurse staffing: an assessment of quality and patient care costs. Med Care. 2014 Nov;52(11):982-8. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000248.

  • Staiger, D., Fisher, E., Bynum, J., and Gottlieb, D. “Creating Accountable Care Organizations: The Extended Hospital Medical Staff,” Health Affairs, web exclusive, 26(1):w44-w57, December 2006.

  • Staiger, D., Rogowski,R., Patrick,  T., Horbar, J., Kenny, M., and Lake, E. “Nurse Staffing and NICU Infection Rates” JAMA Pediatrics, 2013, 167(5):444-450.

  • Buntin, MJB, Escarce, JJ., Goldman, D., Kan, H., Laugesen, MJ., and Shekelle, P. “Increased Medicare Expenditures for Physicians’ Services: What are the causes?”  Inquiry 41(1): 83-94 (Spring 2004).

  • Paddock, SM., Wynn, BO., Carter, GM., and Buntin, MB. “Identifying and Accommodating Statistical Outliers When Setting Prospective Payment Rates for Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities.” Health Services Research 39(6p1): 1859-1879 (December 2004).

  • Buntin, MB., Escarce, JJ., Hoverman, C., Paddock, SM., Totten, M., and Wynn, BO. “Effects of Payment Changes on Trends in Access to Post-Acute Care.” RAND TR-259-CMS. (October 2005).

  • Melinda B. Buntin, Carrie Hoverman Colla, José J. Escarce. “Effects of Payment Changes on Trends in Post-Acute Care” Health Services Research. Volume 44, Issue 4: 1188-1210 (August 2009).

  • Nancy Nicosia, Elaine Reardon, Karl Lorenz, Joanne Lynn, Melinda B. Buntin. “The Medicare Hospice Payment System: A Consideration of Potential Refinements.” Health Care Financing Review Volume 30, Issue 4: 47-60 (June 2009).

  • Buntin, MB., Jain, S., and Blumenthal, D. “Health IT: A Foundation for Health Reform.” Health Affairs. Volume 29, Issue 6: 1214-1219 (June 2010).

  • Sood,N., Buntin,MB., and Escarce, JJ.  “Does How Much and How You Pay Matter?  Evidence from the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Prospective Payment System.”  Journal of Health Economics, Volume 27, Number 4: 1046-1059 (July 2008).

  • Maxson, E., Jain, S., McKethan, A., Brammer, C.,  Buntin, MB., Cronin, K., Mostashari,  F.,  and Blumenthal, D. “The Beacon Community Program: Health IT to Improve Health Outcomes.” Health Affairs. Volume 29, Issue 9: 1671-1677 (September 2010).

  • Colla, CH., Escarce, JJ., Buntin, MB., and Sood, N. “Effects of Competition on the Cost and Quality of Inpatient Rehabilitation Care Under Prospective Payment.” Health Services Research. Volume 45, Issue 6p2: 1981-2006 (December 2010).

  • Blavin, F., Buntin, MB., and Friedman, C. “Alternative Measures of Electronic Health Record Adoption among Hospitals.” American Journal of Managed Care -2010-08-0207.R1. (December 2010).

  • Buntin, MB., Burke, MF., Hoaglin, MC., and Blumenthal, D. “The Benefits of Health Information Technology: A Review of the Recent Literature Shows Predominantly Positive Results.” Health Affairs Volume 30, Number 3: 464-471 (March 2011).

  • Bruen, BK., Ku, L., Burke, MF., and Buntin, MB. “More than Four in Five Office Based Physicians Could Qualify for Federal Electronic Health Record Incentives.”  Health Affairs Volume 30, Number 3 :472-479 (March 2011).

  • Jha, A., Burke, M., DesRoches, C., Joshi, M., Kralovec, P., Campbell, E., and Buntin, MB.  “Progress Towards Meaningful Use: Hospitals’ Adoption of Electronic Health Records.” American Journal of Managed Care. 17(12 Special Issue):SP117-SP124; 2011.

  • Patel, V., Jamoom, E., Hsiao, C., Furukawa, MF., and Buntin, M. “Variation in Electronic Health Record Adoption and Readiness for Meaningful Use: 2008-2011.” Journal of General Internal Medicine. (February 2013).

  • Blavin, F., and Buntin, MB.  “Forecasting the Use of Electronic Health Records: An Expert Opinion Approach.” Medicare and Medicaid Research Review 3(2): 2013.

  • Schwartz, A., Buntin,MB., and Magoulas,R.  “Tracking Labor Demand with Online Job Postings: The Case of Health IT Workers and the HITECH Act.” Industrial Relations 52(10): 941-968 (2013).

  • King, J., Furukawa, M., and Buntin, M.  “Geographic Variation in Ambulatory Electronic Health Record Adoption: Implications for Underserved Communities.” Health Services Research 48(6part1):2037–2059 (December 2013).

  • Wiener JM, Stevenson DG, and Goldenson SM.  1999.  Controlling the supply of long-term care providers in thirteen states. Journal of Aging and Social Policy, vol. 10, number 4, pp. 51-72.

  • Gresenz, Carole Roan, David I. Auerbach, and Fabian Duarte. “Opportunities and Challenges in Supply Side Simulation: Physician Based Models.” Health Services Research, 48, 696-712, 2013

  • Auerbach D.I., Hussey, P, Liu, HS, Lau C., Mehrotra A., ACO Formation Is Associated With Integrated Systems But Not High Medical Spending, Health Affairs (Millwood). 2013 Oct;32(10):1781-1788.

  • Auerbach D.I., Chen P.G., Friedberg M.W., Reid R.O., Lau C., Mehrotra A., Growth in the patient-centered medical home and the nurse-managed health center would likely mitigate projected primary care physician shortages, Health Affairs (Millwood). 2013 Nov 32(11).

  • Chen PG, Auerbach DI, Muench U, Curry LA, Bradley EH. “Policy Solutions To Address The Foreign-Educated And Foreign-Born Health Care Workforce In The United States.” Health Affairs. 2013 November 1, 2013;32(11):1906-13.

  • France, DJ., Miles, P., Patel, N., Cartwright, J., Ford, C., Edens, C., Whitlock, J Chemotherapy Incident Reporting and Improvement System. Joint Commission Journal on Quality Improvement. Vol 29:3, 171-80, April 2003

  • Cannon, M.A., Speroff, T., France DJ., Beattie, C., Mistak, B., Drinkwater, D., The Economic benefit of organizational restructuring of the cardiothoracic intensive care unit, Journal of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Anesthesia. Oct 2003;17(5):565-70.

  • Grogan, E.L., Stiles, R, France, D.J., Speroff, T., Nixon, B., Gaffney, A.F., Seddon, M.R., Pinson, C.W. Surgeons, Emergency Department, and Trauma Staff View Crew Resource Management as an Important to Improving Patient Safety. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 2004 Dec;199(6):843-8.

  • France, DJ, Levin, SR, Hemphill, R., Chen, K., Rickard, D., Makowski, R., Jones, I., Aronsky, D. Emergency Physicians’ Behaviors and Workload in the Presence of an Electronic Whiteboard.  International Journal of Medical Informatics, 2005, 74, 827-37

  • France, DJ, Stiles, R., Gaffney, FA, Seddon, MR, Grogan, EL, Nixon, B, Speroff, T.  Clinicians’ Reactions and Attitudes to a Commercially Developed Training Program. AORN Journal, August 2005

  • France, DJ, Throop, P., Walczyk, B., Allen, L., Parekh, AD, Parsons, A., Rickard, D., Deshpande, JK, Does Patient-Centered Design Guarantee Patient Safety? Using Human Factors Engineering to Find a Balance between Provider and Patient Needs, Journal of Patient Safety, 1(3), Sept 2005.

  • St. Jacques, P., France, DJ., Pilla, M., Lai, E., Higgins, MS., Evaluation of a Hands-Free Wireless Communication Device in the Perioperative Environment.  Telemedicine Journal and E-Health,Vol. 12, No 1: 42-49, Feb 2006.

  • France, DJ, Levin, SR. System Complexity as a Measure of Safe Capacity for the Emergency Department, Acad Emerg Med., 2006 Nov; 13(11):1212-9. Epub 2006 Jun 28.

  • Levin, SR, France, DJ, Hemphill, R., Chen, K., Rickard, D., Makowski, R., Aronsky, D.  Tracking Workload in Emergency Physicians. Human Factors , 2006 Fall;48(3):526-39

  • Levin, S., France, DJ, Aronsky, D.  The effects of computerized nurse triage on nurse work behavior. AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2006.

  • Han JH, Zhou C, Zhong C, France, DJ, Jones, I., Aronsky D. The effects of ED expansion on ambulance diversion. Acad Emerg Med. 2007 Apr;14(4):338-43.

  • Levin S, Hemphill R, Han J, Slagle J, Aronsky D., France DJ, Shifting Toward Balance: Measuring the distribution of workload among emergency physician teams. Ann Emerg Med. 2007 Jun 6

  • Dale C, Dezube R, Levin SR, Weinger MB, France DJ, Registered Nurse Work Patterns as a Function of Emergency Department Occupancy and Boarding Burden, Ann Emerg Med Volume 50, Issue 3 , Pages S46 – S46.

  • France, DJ, Leming-Lee, S., Jackson, T, Feistritzer, N., Higgins, MS, An Observational Analysis of Surgical Team Compliance with Perioperative Safety Practices after Crew Resource Management Training, Am J Surg – 01-APR-2008; 195(4): 546-53

  • France DJ, Throop P, Joers B, Allen L, Parekh, AD, Dorsey R, Deshpande JK. Adapting to Family-Centered Hospital Design: Changes in Providers’ Attitudes over a Two-Year Period.  Health Environments Research and Design Journal, Fall 2009

  • Mainthia R, Lockney T, Zotov A, France DJ, Bennett M, St. Jacques P, Furman W, Randa S, Feistritzer N, Eavey R, Leming-Lee S, Anders S. Novel use of electronic whiteboard in the operating room increases surgical team compliance with pre-incision safety practices. Surgery. 2012 May;151(5):660-6. Epub 2012 Jan 11.

  • Zuckerman SL, France DJ, Green C, Leming-Lee S, Anders S,  Mocco, J “Surgical Debriefing: A Reliable Roadmap to Completing the Patient Safety Cycle” – Neurosurg Focus. 2012 Nov; Vol. 5(33):E4. PMID:23116099

  • Zuckerman S, Poon S, Anders S, Bennett M, France DJ. Methodology and Bias in Assessing Compliance with a Surgical Safety Checklist. Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 2013 February. Vol 39; No. 2. PMID: 23427479

  • Speroff T, Nwosu S, Greevy R, Weinger MB, Talbot TR, Wall RJ, Deshpande JK, France DJ, Ely EW, Burgess H, Englebright J, Williams MV, Dittus RS. Organizational culture: variation across hospitals and connection to patient safety climate. Qual Saf Health Care 2010;19:592-6.

  • Russ S, Jones I, Aronsky D, Dittus RS, Slovis CM. Placing physician orders at triage: the effect on length of stay. Ann Emerg Med 2010; 56:27-33.

  • France DJ, Greevy R, Liu X, Burgess H, Dittus RS, Weinger MB. Measuring and Comparing Safety Climate in Intensive Care Units. Med Care 2010;48(3):279-84.

  • Splaine ME, Ogrinc G, Gilman SC, Aron DC, Estrada CA, Rosenthal GE, Lee S, Dittus RS, Batalden PB. The Department of Veterans Affairs National Quality Scholars Fellowship Program: experience from 10 years of training quality scholars. Acad Med 2009;84(12):1741-1748.

  • Levin SR, Dittus R, Aronsky D, Weinger MB, Han J, Boord J, France D. Optimizing cardiology capacity to reduce emergency department boarding: a systems engineering approach. Am Heart J 2008;156:1202-9.

  • Stiles RA, Deppen SA, Figaro MK, Gregg WM, Jirjis JN, Rothman RL, Johnston PE, Miller RA, Dittus RS, Speroff T. Behind-the-scenes of patient-centered care: content analysis of electronic messaging among primary care clinic providers and staff. Med Care. 2007 Dec;45(12):1205-9.

  • Roumie CL, Elasy TA, Wallston KA, Pratt S, Greevy RA, Liu X, Alvarez V, Dittus RS, Speroff T. Clinical inertia: a common barrier to changing provider prescribing behavior. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007 May;33(5):277-85.

  • Grogan EL, Speroff T, Deppen SA, Roumie CL, Elasy TA, Dittus RS, Rosenbloom ST, Holtzman MD. Improving Documentation of patient acuity level using a progress note template. J Am Coll Surg 2004 Sep; 199(3): 468-75.

  • Tarquinio GT, Dittus RS, Byrne DW, Kaiser A, Neilson EG. Effects of performance-based compensation and faculty track on the clinical activity, research portfolio, and teaching mission of a large academic department of medicine. Acad Med 2003 Jul;78(7):690-701.

  • Aron DC, Dittus RS, Rosenthal GE. Exploring the academic context for quality improvement: a scientific discipline in need of a career path. Quality Management in Health Care. 2002 Spring;10(3):65-70.

  • Splaine ME, Aron DC, Dittus RS, Kiefe CI, Landefeld CS, Rosenthal GE A curriculum for training quality scholars to improve the health and health care of veterans and the community at large. Quality Management in Health Care. 2002 Spring;10(3):10-18.

  • Norton EC, Garfinkel SA, McQuay LJ, Heck D, Wright J, Lubitz R, Dittus RS. “The Effect of hospital volume on the complication rate in knee replacement patients” Health Services Research 1998; 33:1191-210.

  • Dittus RS, Klein RL, DeBrota DJ, Dame M, Fitzgerald JF. “Medical resident work schedules: design and evaluation by simulation modeling” Management Science 1996; 42:891-906.

  • Litzelman DK, Dittus RS, Miller ME, Tierney WM. “Requiring physicians to respond to computerized reminders improves their compliance with preventive care protocols” Journal General Internal Medicine 1993;8:311-317.

  • Silliman RA, Dittus RS, Velez R, Wartman SA, Young MJ, Fletcher RH. “Debt, moonlighting, and career decisions among internal medicine residents”. Journal of Medical Education 1987; 62:463-469.

  • Buerhaus P, Brenner P, Boyd C, Cervantex T, and Leininger M.  The care symposium: consideration for nursing administrators.  Journal of Nursing Administration. 1986;16(1):25-30.

  • Buerhaus P.  The economics of caring: challenges and new opportunities for nursing.  Topics in Clinical Nursing.  1986;8(2):13-31.

  • Buerhaus P.  Incorporating hospitals’ capital-related costs within Medicare prospective payments.  Nursing Economic$ 1986;4(5):227-35.  Republished in The Best of Nursing Economic$, 1983-1990, A Collection of Classics from the Journal for Nurse Executives, 1991.

  • Buerhaus P.  Not just another nursing shortage.  Nursing Economic$ 1987;5(6):267-79.  Republished in The Best of Nursing Economic$, 1983-1990, A Collection of Classics from the Journal for Nurse Executives, 1991.

  • Buerhaus P. and Zuidema G.  On the supply of physicians.  Archives of  Surgery 1990;125(11):1425-29.

  • Buerhaus P.  Dynamic shortages of registered nurses.  Nursing Economic$   1991;9(5):317-328.

  • Buerhaus P.  Economic determinants of the annual number of hours worked by registered nurses.  Medical Care  1991;29(12):1181-1195.

  • Buerhaus P.  Nursing, competition, and quality.  Nursing Economic$ 1992;10(1):21-29.

  • Buerhaus P.  Teaching health care policy.  Nursing & Health Care  1992;13(6):304-309.

  • Buerhaus P.  Effects of RN wages and non-wage income on the performance of the hospital employed RN labor market.  Nursing Economic$ 1993;11(3):129-135.

  • Buerhaus P, Dang D, Lehman D, Bennett T, Kisssick L, Sharrocks, J, Rogers L.  Analysis of state and local hospital employed registered nurse labor markets.  Nursing Economic$ 1993;11(4):223-228, 258.

  • Buerhaus P.  Economics of managed competition and consequences to nurses: Part I.  Nursing Economic$ 1994;12(1):10-17.

  • Buerhaus P.  Health care reform, managed competition, and critical issues facing nurses.  Nursing & Health Care 1994;15(1):22-26.

  • Buerhaus P.  Capitalizing on the recession’s effect on hospital RN shortages.  Hospital  & Health Services Administration 1994;39(1):47-62.

  • Buerhaus P.  Economics of managed competition and consequences to nurses: Part II.  Nursing Economic$ 1994;12(2):75-80,106.

  • Buerhaus P.  Price controls, health care reform, and new RN shortages.  Nursing Economic$ 1994;12(6):309-317.

  • Buerhaus P.  Economics and reform: Forces affecting nurse staffing.  Nursing Policy Forum 1995;1(2):8-14.

  • Buerhaus P.  Pressures building in the hospital employed RN labor market, Nursing Economic$ 1995;13(3):137-141.

  • Buerhaus P, Clifford J, Fay M, Miller J, Sporing E, Weissman G.  Conference Summary:  The Harvard Nursing Research Institute’s Conference on Executive Nursing Leadership in Major Teaching Hospitals and Academic Health Centers.  Journal Nursing Administration 1996;26(3):21-29.

  • Buerhaus P.  The value of nursing care: Creating a new place in a competitive market.  Nursing Policy Forum 1996;2(2):13-21.

  • Buerhaus P, Staiger D.  Managed care and the nurse workforce.  The Journal of the American Medical Association  1996;276(18):1487-1493.

  • Buerhaus P.  What is the harm in imposing mandatory hospital nurse staffing regulations?  Nursing Ecoomic$ 1997;15:66-72.

  • Buerhaus P, Clifford J, Erickson J, Fay M, Miller J, Sporing E., Weissman, G.  Executive Nursing Leadership. Summary of the Harvard Nursing Research Institute’s Follow-up Conference.  Journal Nursing Administration 1997;27:12-20.

  • Buerhaus P, Staiger D.  Future of the nurse labor market in the view of health executives in high managed care areas of the United States. IMAGE: Journal of Nursing Scholarship 1997;29:313-318.

  • Buerhaus P. Financing, demographic, and political problems confronting Medicare in the United States.  IMAGE: Journal of Nursing Scholarship 1998;30(2):117-123.

  • Buerhaus, P. Is another RN shortage looming?  Nursing Outlook May/June 1998;46(3):103-108.

  • Buerhaus, P. Milton Weinstein’s insights on the development, use, and methodogical problems in cost-effectiveness analysis. IMAGE: Journal of Nursing Scholarship 1998; 30(3):223-227.

  • Buerhaus, P.  Nursing’s first senior scholar at the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research. IMAGE: Journal of Nursing Scholarship 1998;30(4):311-314.

  • Buerhaus, P., Staiger, D. Trouble in the nurse labor market?  Recent trends and future outlook. Health Affairs 1999;18(1):214-222.

  • Buerhaus, P., Auerbach, D. Slow growth in the number of minority RNs in the United States. IMAGE: Journal of Nursing Scholarship 1999;31(2):179-183

  • Buerhaus, P. Lucian Leape on the Causes and Prevention of Errors and Adverse Events in Health Care. IMAGE: Journal of Nursing Scholarship 1999;31(3):281-286.

  • Buerhaus, P. & Needleman, J. (2000). Policy implication of research on nurse staffing and quality of care. Policy, Politics & Nursing Practice; 2000;1(1):5-16.

  • Buerhaus, P., Staiger, D., Auerbach, D. Implications of a rapidly aging registered nurse workforce. The Journal of the American Medical Association 2000;283(22):2948-2954.

  • Buerhaus, P., Staiger, D., Auerbach, D. Why are registered nurse shortages concentrated in hospital specialty care units?  Nursing Economic$.  May/June 2000;18(3):111-116.

  • Auerbach, D, Buerhaus, P., Staiger, D. Associate degree graduates and the rapidly aging registered nurse workforce. Nursing Economic$.  July/Aug 2000;18(4):178-184.

  • Staiger, D.,Auerbach, D., Buerhaus, P. Expanding career opportunities for women and the declining interest in nursing as a career. Nursing Economic$. Sept/Oct 2000;18(5): 230-236.

  • Buerhaus, P., Staiger, D., Auerbach, D. Policy responses to an aging registered nurse workforce, Nursing Economic$.  Nov/Dec 2000;18(6):278-284.

  • Buerhaus, P. A Conversation with Robert Blendon about Public Opinion and Health Care, Nursing and the 2000 Presidential Election. Nursing Outlook, September/October 2000;48(5):203-210.

  • Buerhaus, P. Follow-up conversation with Lucian Leape on errors and adverse events in health care Nursing Outlook, March/April 2001;49(2):73-77

  • Buerhaus, P.  Expected near and long-term changes in the registered nurse workforce. Policy, Politics & Nursing Practice November 2001;2(4):262-268.

  • Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K., DesRoches, C., Lamkin, L., Mallory, G. State of the oncology nursing workforce: Problems and Implications for strengthening the future.  Nursing Economic$, September/October 2001;19(5):198-208.

  • Lamkin, L., Rosiak, J., Buerhaus, P., Mallory, G., Williams, M. Perceptions of the nursing workforce environment and adequacy of nurse staffing in outpatient and inpatient oncology settings.  Part One Oncology Nursing Forum, November/December 2001;28(10):1545-1552.

  • Lamkin, L., Rosiak, J., Buerhaus, P., Mallory, G., Williams, M. Perceptions of the nursing workforce environment and adequacy of nurse staffing in outpatient and inpatient oncology settings.  Part Two Oncology Nursing Forum, Jan/Feb 2002;29(1):93-100.

  • Needleman, J., Buerhaus, P., Mattke, S., Stewart, M., Zelevinsky, K., Nurse staffing and quality of care in hospitals in the United States, The New England Journal of Medicine May 30, 2002;346(22):1715-1722.

  • Buerhaus, P., Needleman, J., Mattke, S., Stewart, M.  Strengthening hospital nursing, Health Affairs September/October, 2002;21(5):123-132.

  • Needleman, J., Buerhaus, P. Stewart, M., Zelevinsky, K. Measuring hospital quality: Can Medicare data substitute for all-payer data?  Health Services Research 2003;38(6):1487-1508.

  • Buerhaus, P., Staiger, D., Auerbach.  Is the current shortage of hospital nurses ending? Emerging trends in employment and earnings of registered nurses,” Health Affairs November/December, 2003;22(6):191-198.

  • Mattke, S., Needleman, J., Buerhaus, P., Stewart, M., Zelevinsky, M.  Evaluating the role of patient sample definitions for quality indicators sensitive to nurse staffing patterns. Medical Care 2004;44(2) supplement: II-21-33.

  • Buerhaus, P. Lucian Leape and patient safety in US hospitals.  Journal of Nursing Scholarship 2004;36:366-370.

  • Buerhaus, P., Staiger, D., Auerbach.  New signs of a strengthening nurse labor market? Health AffairsWeb Exclusive, November 17, 2004:W4-526 – W4-533.

  • Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K., Norman, L., Dittus, R. Nursing students’ perceptions of a career in nursing and impact of a national campaign designed to attract people into the nursing profession. Journal of Professional Nursing. 2005;21(2),75-83.

  • Norman, L., Buerhaus, P., Donelan, McCloskey, K., & Dittus, R. Nursing students’ assess nursing education. Journal Professional Nursing. 2005;21(3):150-158.

  • Litvak, E., Buerhaus, P., Davidoff, F., Long, M., McManus, M., Berwick, D. Managing unnecessary variablility in patient demand to reduce nursing stress and improve patient safety. Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 2005;31:330-338.

  • Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K., Ulrich, B., Norman, L., Dittus, R. Part One: Is the shortage of hospital registered nurses getting better or worse? Findings from two recent national surveys of RNs.  Nursing Economic$  2005;23:61-71, 96;  Buerhaus, P. Six-part series on the state of the RN workforce in the United States. Nursing Economic$ 2005; 23:58-60.

  • Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K., Ulrich, B., Kirby, L., Norman, L., Dittus, R.  Part Two:  Registered Nurses’ Perceptions of Nursing. Nursing Economic$ 2005; 23:110-118,142.

  • Donelan, K, Buerhaus, P., Ulrich, B., Norman, L., Dittus, R.  Part Three: Awareness and Perceptions of the Johnson & Johnson Campaign for Nursing’s Future: Views from Nursing Students, Registered Nurses and Chief Nursing Officers. Nursing Economic$ 2005;23:150-156, 180.

  • Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K, Ulrich, B., Norman, L., Dittus, R.  Part Four: Hospital RNs’ and CNOs’ Perceptions of the Impact of the Nursing Shortage on the Quality of Care.  Nursing Economic$  2005;23:214-221.

  • Norman, L., Donelan, K., Buerhaus, P. Willis, G., Williams, M., Ulrich, B.  Dittus, R. Part Five:  The older nurse in the workplace: Does age matter? Nursing Economic$ 2005;23:282-289.

  • Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K, Ulrich, B., Norman, L., Dittus, R.  Part Six: State of the Nursing Workforce in the US.  Nursing Economic$  2006;24:6-12.

  • Ulrich, B., Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K., Norman, L., Dittus, R. How RNs view the work environment: Results of a national survey of registered nurses.  Journal of Nursing Administration, 2005;35(9):389-396.

  • Horn, S., Buerhaus, P, Bergstrom, N., Smout, R.  RN staffing time and outcomes of long-stay nursing home residents.  American Journal of Nursing. 2005;105(11):58-70.

  • Needleman, J., Buerhaus, P., Stewart, M., Mattke, S., Zelevinsky, K.  Is there a business case for quality?  Nurse staffing in hospitals.  Health Affairs. 2006;25(1):204-211.

  • Buerhaus, P. The 20th Anniversary of the National Institute of Nursing Research: Interview of Dr. Patricia A. Grady Director, National Institute of Nursing Research.  Journal of Nursing Scholarship, Third Quarter, 2006.

  • Auerbach, D., Buerhaus, P., Staiger, D. Better Late than never: Workforce supply implication of later entry into nursing.  Health Affairs, January/February 2007;26(1):178-185.

  • Buerhaus, P., Auerbach, D., Staiger, D. Recent trends in the registered nurse labor market in the US: Short-run swings on top of long-term trends.  Nursing Economic$ 2007; 25(2): 59-66.

  • Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K., DesRoches, C., Ulrich, B., Norman, L., Dittus, R.  Impact of the nursing shortage on hospital patient care: Comparative perspectives. Health Affairs, May/June 2007;26(3):853-852

  • Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K., DesRoches, C., Ulrich, B., Norman, L., Dittus, R.  Impact of the nursing shortage on hospital patient care: Comparative perspectives. Health Affairs, May/June 2007;26(3):853-852.

  • Ulrich, B., Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K., Norman, L., Dittus, R. The Magnet difference: Results from a national survey, Journal of Nursing Administration, 2007;37(5):212-220.

  • Buerhaus, P., Donelan, K., Ulrich, B., DesRoches, C., Dittus, R. (2007). Trends in the Experiences of Hospital Employed Registered Nurses: Results from Three National Surveys, Nursing Economic$, 2007;25(2):69-79.

  • Taylor, C., Hepworth, J., Buerhaus, P., Dittus, R. (2007). Effect of crew resource management on diabetes care and patient outcomes in an inner-city primary care clinic. Quality and Safety in Health Care. 16: 244-247.

  • Liebson, C., Needleman, J., Buerhaus, P., Heit, J., Melton, J., Naessens, J., Bailey, K., Petterson T., Ransom, J., Harris, M.  (2007). Measuring the performance of performance metrics: An example using hospital-acquired Venous Thromboembolism, Medical Care, 46(2):127-132.

  • Buerhaus, P.  Is hospital patient care becoming safer?  A conversation with Lucian Leape. Health Affairs, Web Exclusive. (October 9, 2007).W687-696.

  • Kurtzman, E., & Buerhaus, P. New Medicare Payment Rules: Danger or Opportunity for Nursing.  American Journal of Nursing. 2008;108(6):30-35.

  • Donelan, K., Buerhaus, P., DesRoches, C., Dittus, R., Dutwin, D.  Public perceptions of nursing careers: The influence of the media and nursing shortages.  Nursing Economic$, 2008;26(3);143-150,165.

  • Buerhaus, P. (2008).  The potential imposition of wage controls on nurses: A threat to Nurses, Patients, and Hospitals. Nursing Economic$.  26(4); 276-279.

  • DesRoches, C., Donelan, K., Buerhaus, P., Zhonghe, L. Registered Nurses Use of Electronic Health Records:  Findings from a National Survey.  Medscape  2008

  • Buerhaus, P., Ulrich, B., Donelan, K., DesRoches, C. Registered nurses’ perspectives on health care and the 2008 presidential election. Nursing Economic$ 2008;26(4):227-235, 257.

  • Buerhaus, P. Current and future state of the US nursing workforce. The Journal of the American Medical Association. 2008;300(20):2422-2424

  • Buerhaus, P. Avoiding mandatory nurse staffing ratios: An economic commentary.  Nursing Outlook 2009; 57(2):107-112.

  • Buerhaus, P., Auerbach, D., Staiger, D. The Recent Surge in Nurse Employment: Causes and Implications. Health Affairs, (Web Exclusive, June 12, 2009) w657-668.

  • Buerhaus, P. Donelan, K., DesRoches, C., Hess, R. (2009). Still making progress to improve the hospital workplace environment. Results form the 2008 National Survey of Registered Nurses. Nursing Economic$ 27(5), 289-301.

  • Buerhaus, P. Donelan, K., DesRoches, C., Hess, R. (2009). Registered nurses’ perceptions of nurse staffing ratios and new hospital payment regulations.  Nursing Economic$ 27(6), 372-376.

  • Staiger, D., Auerbach, D., Buerhaus, P. (2009). Comparison of Physician Workforce Estimates and Supply Projections. The Journal of the American medical Association 2009; 302(15):1674-1680.

  • Staiger, D., Auerbach, D., Buerhaus, P. (2010). Trends in the work hours of physicians in the United States. The Journal of the American medical Association 2010; 303(8):747-753.

  • Miller, A., Weinger, M., Buerhaus, P., Dietrich, M. (2010). Care coordination in Intensive Care Units (ICUs): Communicating across information spaces.  Human Factors: The Journal of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (in press).

  • Donelan, K., Buerhaus, P., DesRoches, C., Burke, S. (2010). Health Policy Thoughtleaders Views of the Health Workforce in an Era of Health Reform.  Nursing Outlook. 58(4): 175-180.

  • Needleman, J., Buerhaus, P., Pankratz, S., Leibson, C., Stevens, S., & Harris, M. Nurse staffing and inpatient hospital mortality. (2011) The New England Journal of Medicine. 364:1037-45.

  • DesRoches, C., Miralles, P., Buerhaus, P., Hess, R., Donelan, K. (2011).  Health information technology in the workplace: findings from a 2010 national survey of registered nurses. The Journal of Nursing Administration. 41, 9, 357-364.

  • Hess, R., DesRoches, C., Donelan, K., Norman, L., Buerhaus, P (2011). Perceptions of nurses in Magnet hospitals, non-Magnet hospitals, and hospitals pursuing Magnet status.  The Journal of Nursing Administration. 41, 9/8, pp 315-323.

  • Buerhaus, P. & Auerbach, D. (2011). The Recession’s Effect on hospital registered nurse employment growth.  Nursing Economic$. 29(4):4 163-167.

  • Staiger, D., Auerbach, D., Buerhaus, P. (September 22, 2011. Health care reform and the health care workforce – lessons from Massachusetts.  The New England Journal of Medicine ; 365:e24

  • Auerbach, D., Buerhaus, P., Staiger, D. (2011). Surge in those ages 23-26 entering the registered nurse work force means that supply is growing faster than projected.  Health Affairs. 30, 12: 2286-2292.

  • Staiger, D., Auerbach, D., Buerhaus, P. April 1, 2012. Registered nurse labor supply and the recession—are we in a bubble? The New England Journal of Medicine. 366:16 April 19, 2012, 1463-1465.

  • Auerbach, D., Staiger, D., Muench, U., Buerhaus, P. (2012). The nursing workforce: A comparison of three national surveys Nursing Economic$ 30(5): 253-260.

  • Buerhaus, P., DesRoches, C., Applebaum, S., Hess, R., Norman, L. Donelan, K.  (2012) Are nurses ready for health reform?  A decade of survey research. Nursing Economic$ 30(6): 318-329.

  • Miller, A., Buerhaus, P. (2013). The Changing Nature of ICU Charge Nurses’ Decision Making: From Supervision of Care Delivery to Unit Resource Management.  The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety. 39(1): 38-47.

  • Buerhaus, P, Auerbach, D., Staiger, D., & Muench, P.  (2013) Projections of the long-term growth of the registered nurses workforce: A regional Analysis.  Nursing Economic$ 31(1): 13-17.

  • Staiger, D., Auerbach, D., Muench, U., Buerhaus, P. (April 18, 2013).   The nurse workforce in an era of health reform. The New England Journal of Medicine. 368(16):1470-1472.

  • Donelan, K., DesRoches, C., Dittus, R., Buerhaus, P. (May 16, 2013) Perspectives of physicians and nurse practitioners on primary care practice.  The New England Journal of Medicine 368(20):1898-1906.

  • Needleman, J., Buerhaus, P., Vanderboom, C., Ransom, J., Harris, M.  Using Present-on-Admission Coding to Improve Exclusion Rules for Quality Metrics: The Case of Failure-to-Rescue.  Medical Care.  51(8):722-730, August 2013.

  • Buerhaus, P.  (July/August). Human factors engineering, bar coding medication administration, and nursing: An interview of Drs. Richard Holden and Laurie Novak. Nursing Economic$ 31(4): 190-193,197.

  • DesRoches, C, Gaudet, J, Perloff, J, Donelan, K., Iezonni, L. Buerhaus, P. (2013). Using Medicare Data to Assess Nurse Practitioner Provided Care.  Nursing Outlook.  61(6):400-407.

  • Buerhaus, P, Retchin, S. 2013. The dormant National Health Care Workforce Commission needs congressional funding to achieve its promise.  Health Affairs 32(11):2021-2024;doi:10.1377/hlthaff.2013.038

  • Auerbach, DI, Chen, PG, Friedberg, MS, Reid, R, Lau, C. Buerhaus, PI, Mehrotra, A. 2013. Nurse-managed health centers and patient-centered medical homes could mitigate expected primary care physician shortage. Health Affairs 32(11):1933-1941.

  • Donelan, K, Ward, J, DesRoches, C, Buerhaus, P, Hinshaw, A, Romano, C, Sheoneboom, B. (2014, in press). National surveys of military personnel, nursing students and the public: Drivers of military nursing careers.  Military Medicine