Dobson | DaVanzo's principals are committed to being on the cutting-edge of healthcare research. Backed by the team's decades of experience, Dobson | DaVanzo's numerous studies of hospitals, finance, Medicare provider payments, and preventive health care services have been published in a variety of journals and are used as a resource by researchers, policymakers, legislators and others.

Dobson A., Murray K., Luu P., DaVanzo J. (2018).  340B in Context: Assessing the Scope and Value of 340B Drug Pricing Program Discounts.  Report submitted to 340B Health.

Nussbaum S., Carter M., Fife C., DaVanzo J., Haught R., Nusgart M., Cartwright D. (2018).  An Economic Evaluation of the Impact, Cost, and Medicare Policy Implications of Chronic, Non-Healing Wounds.  Value in Health, 21(1), 27-32 DOI:  Read the article.

Dobson A., Murray K., DaVanzo J. (2017).  Assessing the Financial Impact of the 340B Drug Pricing Program on Drug Manufacturers.  Report submitted to 340B Health.  Read the report.

Dobson A., El-Gamil A., Shimer M., DaVanzo J. (2016).  Economic Value of Prosthetic Services Among Medicare Beneficiaries: A Claims-Based Retrospective Cohort Study.  Military Medicine 181(2) 18-24.  Read the article.

DaVanzo J., Heath S., El-Gamil A., Manolov N., Chen D., Dobson A. (2016).  Comparison of Kool Smiles Utilization and Medicaid Expenditures Across States using Government-Provided Data.  Report submitted to The Benevis Foundation.  Read the press release.

Dobson A., Berger G., Reuter K., Luu P., DaVanzo J. (2014).   Health Care Spending Slowdown: The Consumer Paradox.  Report submitted to the Federation of American Hospitals.  Read the report.

Dobson A., Berger G., Reuter K., DaVanzo J. (2014).  Do Structural Changes Drive Health Care Spending Slowdown? New Evidence: Updated Implications for Medicare Policy and Deficit Reduction.  Report submitted to the Federation of American Hospitals.  Read the report.

Dobson A., El-Gamil A., Shimer M., DaVanzo J. (2013).  Clinical and Economic Value of Performing Dialysis Vascular Access Procedures in a Freestanding Office-Based Center as Compared with the Hospital Outpatient Department Among Medicare ESRD Beneficiaries.  Seminars in Dialysis 26(5): 624-632.  Read the article.

Hicks L., Boren S., Leung R., Bouras A., Kimberling A., Myers K., DaVanzo J., Heath S., Berger G., Dobson A. (2012).  The Enrollment and Economic Impacts of Medicaid Expansion on Missouri.  Report submitted to the Missouri Hospital Association and Missouri Foundation for Health.  Read the report.

Dobson A., DaVanzo J. El-Gamil A., Berger G., Freeman J. (2011).  An Examination of the Data, Materials, and Assumptions Used in the Institute of Medicine Report: “Geographic Adjustment in Medicare Payment: Phase 1: Improving Accuracy.  Report submitted to Institute of Medicine.  Read the report.

DaVanzo J., Berger G., Pick A. (2011).  External Validation of the Living Well at Home Research Study Using Medicare Claims.  Report submitted to Evangelical Good Samaritan Society.

DaVanzo J., Heath S., El-Gamil A., Zezza M., Arday S., Rapp M. (2010).  An Examination of Mammography Follow-up Studies in a Medicare Population: Original Research.  Report presented at the Academy Health Annual Research Meeting.