Jaya Aysola

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Perelman School of Medicine
Fellow, Leonard David Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of General Internal Medicine,
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
1111 Blockley Hall
423 Guardian Drive
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6021
Office: 215-573-9475
Fax: 215-573-8778
BS (Anthropology-Zoology)
University of Michigan, 1996.
MD (Medicine)
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2000.
DTMH (Tropical Medicine and Hygiene)
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 2005.
MPH (Healthcare Management and Policy)
Harvard School of Public Health, 2010.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

1) social determinants and their role in uptake of primary care services 2) the evaluation and development of models for improving primary care quality and reducing inequities, and 3) the assessment of policy interventions aimed at improving access to primary care workforce for vulnerable populations.

Description of Research Expertise

Health Care Disparities, Patient-Centered Medical Homes, Social Determinants of Health, Access to care and Provider Workforce

Selected Publications

Aysola,J., Werner, R.,Shea, J., : Asking the Patient About Patient-Centered Medical Homes. Society of General Internal Medicine Scientific Abstract Oral Presentation, Session: Hamolsky Finalists, April 24, 2014 April 2014.

Aysola, J., Rhodes, K., Polsky, D.,: Are Patient-Centered Medical Home Practices Associated with Better Access to Primary Care Services? Society of General Internal Medicine Scientific Abstract Oral Presentation, Session: Health Policy, Advocacy and Social Justice April 2014.

Aysola, J., Bitton A., Zaslavsky A., Ayanian J.Z., : Quality and Equity of Primary Care with Patient-Centered Medical Homes: Results from a National Survey. Medical Care January 2013.

Aysola,J.,Groves,D.,Hicks L.,: National Assessment of Health Professional Training and Pipeline Programs in Community Health Centers. Society of General Internal Medicine Scientific Abstract Oral Presentation, Session: Health Policy, Advocacy and Social Justice May 2012.

Aysola J.: If you build it will they come? Social Determinants and Medical Home Access and Use. Medical Home News 4(5): 1, 7-8, May 2012.

Aysola J, Orav EJ, Ayanian JZ: Neighborhood Characteristics Associated with Access to Patient-Centered Medical Homes for Children. Health Affairs 30(11): 2080-9, Nov 2011.

Aysola, J. : Development of the 2011 PCMH standards: Cultural effectiveness and CLAS standards comparison report National Committee for Quality Assurance 2011.

Olteanu A, Arnberger R, Grant R, Abramson D, Asola J: Persistence of Mental health needs among Children Affected by Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans. Prehospital and Disaster Medicine 26(1): 3-6, 2011.

Contributor: Hurricane Katrina: Barriers to Mental Health Services for Children Persist in Greater New Orleans, Although Federal Grants Are Helping to Address Them United States Government Accountability Office Report (GAO-09-563) July 2009.

Brito A, Grant R, Overholt S, Aysola J, Pino I, Spalding SH, Prinz T, Redlener I.: The Enhanced Medical Home: The Pediatric Standard of Care for Medically Underserved Children. Advances in Pediatrics 55: 9-28, 2008.

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