Positions

Overview

  • His major area of research is childhood obesity, and the relationship among body composition, level of fitness and ability of kids to perform fundamental skills. He has been involved in research projects related to these topics in both the U.S. and New Zealand. Along with two HMP colleagues, Lewis is also working on a book on health care quantitative methods. He also has research interests in cost effectiveness analysis and the financial analysis of health care organizations.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2012 Cost-effectiveness of health risk reduction after lifestyle education in the small workplace.Preventing chronic disease.  9:E96. 2012
    2008 Understanding school-age obesity: through participatory action research.MCN The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing.  33:104-110. 2008
    2008 Strategic Marketing for Health Care Organizations: Building a Customer-Driven Health SystemInquiry.  45:353-354. 2008
    2008 The testing effect: teaching to enhance learning in health administration education.The Journal of health administration education.  25:63-72. 2008
    1995 Managed health care benefit plans: what are the ethical issues?Trends Health Care Law Ethics.  10:109-118. 1995
    1995 PROVIDING HEALTH-CARE BENEFITS IN RETIREMENT - MAZO,JF, RAPPAPORT,AM, SCHIEBER,SJInquiry.  32:361-361. 1995
    1994 EMPLOYMENT AND HEALTH BENEFITS - FIELD,MJ, SHAPIRO,HTInquiry.  31:354-355. 1994
    1992 Hospital strategic management and managed care.Topics in Health Care Financing.  19:11-17. 1992
    1992 INTRODUCTION TO MANAGED CARE - HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATIONS, PREFERRED PROVIDER ORGANIZATIONS, AND COMPETITIVE MEDICAL PLANS - SHOULDICE,RGInquiry.  29:477-477. 1992
    1992 Integrating a curriculum: the role and function of a capstone course.The Journal of health administration education.  10:211-227. 1992
    1990 How to evaluate managed care contracts.Healthcare Financial Management.  44:32-passim. 1990
    1990 PROVIDING HOSPITAL SERVICES - THE CHANGING FINANCIAL ENVIRONMENT - ANDERSON,GF, LAVE,JR, RUSSE,CM, NEUMAN,PInquiry.  27:391-391. 1990
    1988 HMO, physicians cement relationship with contract that serves both sides.Contract Healthc.  17-19. 1988

    Book

    Year Title
    2017 The Middleboro Casebook Healthcare Strategy and Operations 2017
    2011 Essentials of Applied Quantitative Methods for Health Services 2011

    Teaching Activities

  • Honors/US Health Care Systems Taught course 2019
  • Strat Mgt Hlth Care Organiztns Taught course 2019
  • Honors/US Health Care Systems Taught course 2018
  • Strat Mgt Hlth Care Organiztns Taught course 2018
  • Strat Mgt Hlth Care Organiztns Taught course 2018
  • Strat Mgt Hlth Care Organiztns Taught course 2017
  • Post Practicum Seminar Taught course 2016
  • Social Marketing Taught course 2016
  • U.S. Health Care Systems Taught course 2016
  • Pre-practicum Seminar Taught course 2016
  • Fld Pract/Mgmt Skills Develpmt Taught course 2016
  • Fld Pract/Organizatnl Analysis Taught course 2016
  • Fld Pract/Project Analysis Taught course 2016
  • Intro to Health Services Taught course 2016
  • Social Marketing Taught course 2016
  • Strat Mgt Hlth Care Organiztns Taught course 2016
  • Intro to Health Services Taught course 2015
  • Health Planning Taught course 2015
  • Independent Study Taught course 2015
  • Strat Mgt Hlth Care Organiztns Taught course 2015
  • Social Marketing Taught course 2014
  • U.S. Health Care Systems Taught course 2014
  • Health Planning Taught course 2014
  • Strat Mgt Hlth Care Organiztns Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.A. English, University of Pittsburgh
  • D.Sc. Health&MedicalAdminServices, Johns Hopkins University
  • M.M. Hos&Hea,Ser,Mar&Acc, Northwestern University
  • Full Name

  • James Lewis