Assistant Professor Department of Health Sciences
Professor Brady Post is a health economist and health services researcher. He uses causal inference techniques and secondary data analysis to conduct policy evaluations, with particular interest in policies pertaining to provider consolidation, health care quality, and health equity.
He recently conducted a policy evaluation of the effects of a case management program that connected high-needs patients to community resources like food banks and shelters. He also has specific expertise in hospital-physician vertical integration (e.g., hospital employment of physicians) and its effects on health care utilization and access. He has an emerging interest in urban-rural differences in the health care workforce and its implications for health care qualit
Post, B., Alinezhad, F., Mukherjee, S., Young, G. (in press) Hospital-physician integration is associated with greater use of cardiac catheterization and angioplasty. Health Affairs.
Meille, G. and Post, B. (2022). The Effects of the Medicaid Expansion on Hospital Utilization, Employment, and Capital. Medical Care Research and Review. https://doi.org/10.1177/10775587221133165.
Post, B., Norton, E.C., Hollenbeck, B., Buchmueller, T., Ryan, A.M. (2022). Hospital-Physician Integration and Risk-Coding Intensity. Health Economics. doi:10.1002/hec.4516.
Post, B., Norton, E.C., Hollenbeck, B., Buchmueller, T., Ryan, A.M. (2021). Hospital-Physician Integration and Medicare’s Site-Based Outpatient Payments. Health Services Research, 56(1):7-15. doi:10.1111/1475-6773.13613.
Post, B., Nallamothu, B., Hollenbeck, B. (2021). Hospital-cardiologist integration often occurs without a practice acquisition. Health Services Research. https://doi.org/10.1111/1475-6773.13929
Post, B. (2021). Association of a Medicare Outpatient Payment Reform with Hospital-Primary Care Integration: Heterogeneity Across Markets and Physicians. Medical Care, 59(12): 1075-1081. doi:10.1097/MLR.0000000000001641
Post, B., Lapedis, J., Singh, K., Valenstein, P., Buyuktur, A.G., Teske, K., Ryan, A.M. (2021). Predictive Model-Driven Hotspotting to Decrease Emergency Department Visits: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of General Internal Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11606-021-06664-1.