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Krisda H Chaiyachati, MD, MPH, MSHP

Instructor B of Medicine
Attending Physician, Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Attending Physician, ad hoc, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Fellow, The Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Medical Director, FirstCall Virtual Care Service, Penn Medicine Center for Connected Care
VA Advanced Fellow, Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Department: Medicine

Contact information
423 Guardian Drive
13th Floor Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-9328
Fax: 215-573-2742
Education:
BS (Microbiology)
The University of Georgia, 2005.
AB (Human Rights)
The University of Georgia, 2005.
MPH (Global Health)
The Harvard School of Public Health, 2011.
MD (Doctor of Medicine)
University of Michigan Medical School, 2011.
MSHP (Master of Science in Health Policy)
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, 2017.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident Physician, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine, 2011-2014.
Chief Resident, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine, 2014-2015.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Primary care, preventive medicine, end of life, hospice, Veterans care

Description of Research Expertise

Health care access, social determinants of health, health disparities, alternative payment models, telemedicine, health care redesign

Selected Publications

Chaiyachati KH, Hubbard RA, Yeager A, Mugo B, Lopez S, Asch E, Shi C, Shea JA, Rosin R, Grande D: Rideshare-based transportation services to reduce missed primary care appointments: results from a pragmatic, clinical trial. JAMA Internal Medicine 2018.

Chaiyachati KH, Qi M, Werner RM: Nonprofit hospital community benefit spending based on local sociodemographics. (Under review) 2018.

Chaiyachati KH, Hubbard RA, Yeager A, Mugo B, Shea JA, Rosin R, Grande DT: Rideshare-based medical transportation improves primary care show rates: a difference-in-difference analysis of a pilot program. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2018.

Desai SV, Asch DA, Bellini LM, Chaiyachati KH, Liu M, Sternberg AL, Tonascia J, Yeager A, Asch J, Katz JT, Basner M, Bates DW, Dinges DF, Even-Shoshan O, Shade DM, Silber JH, Small DS, Volpp KG, Shea JA, and the iCOMPARE Research Group: Education Outcomes from a Duty-Hour Flexibility Trial in Internal Medicine. (Under review) 2018.

Chaiyachati KH, Qi M, Werner RM: Nonprofit hospital community benefit spending and readmission rates. (Under review) 2018.

Chaiyachati KH, Hom JK, Hubbard RA, Wong C, Grande DT: Evaluating the association between the built environment and primary care access for new Medicaid enrollees using Walk and Transit Scores. Preventive Medicine Reports 9: 24-28, Dec 2017.

Grischkan J, George BP, Chaiyachati KH, Friedman AB, Dorsey ER, Asch DA: Distribution of Medical Education Debt by Specialty, 2010-2016. JAMA Internal Medicine 10(177): 1532-1535, Oct 2017.

Long T, Chaiyachati K, Bosu O, Sircar S, Richards B, Garg M, McGarry K, Solomon S, Berman R, Curry L, Moriarty J, Huot S: Why aren't more primary care residents going into primary care? A qualitative study. Journal of General Internal Medicine 31(12): 1452-1459, Dec 2016.

Chaiyachati KH, Sofair AN, Schwartz JI, Chia D: Discharge rounds: implementation of a targeted intervention for improving patient throughput on an inpatient medical teaching service. Southern Medical Journal 109(5): 313-7, May 2016.

Long T, Chaiyachati KH, Khan A, Siddharthan T, Meyer E, Brienza R: Expanding health policy and advocacy education for graduate trainees. Journal of Graduate Medical Education 6(3): 547-50, Sep 2014.

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