Robert E. Burke, MD, MS, FHM

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Assistant Professor of Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
423 Guardian Drive, Blockley Hall #1232
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2155733205
BS (Biochemistry, Summa Cum Laude)
Boston College, 2003.
Stanford University, 2008.
MS (Clinical Sciences)
University of Colorado Graduate Program in Clinical Sciences, 2015.
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Selected Publications

Rose L, Xu Y, Burke RE: The performance of skilled nursing facilities with readmission rates under value-based purchasing. JAMA Network Open 2022 Notes: accepted 1/12/22.

Western HL, Myers J, Burke RE, Patel N.: Early career outcomes following a quality improvement leadership track in graduate medical education. Journal of General Internal Medicine 2022 Notes: accepted.

Park S, Langellier BA, Burke RE, Figueroa JF, Coe NB: Association of Medicare Advantage Penetration With Per Capita Spending, Emergency Department Visits, and Readmission Rates Among Fee-for-Service Medicare Beneficiaries With High Comorbidity Burden. Medical Care Research and Review. (eds.). 78(6): 703-712, Dec 2021 Notes: doi:1077558720952582. Epub 2020 Aug 26.

Burke RE, Marang-van de Mheen P: Sustaining quality improvement efforts: emerging principles and practice. BMJ Quality & Safety. (eds.). 30(11): 848-852, Nov 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2021-013016. Epub 2021 May 17.

Burke RE, Xu Y, Ritter AZ: Use of post-acute care by Medicare beneficiaries with a diagnosis of dementia. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA). (eds.). 21(00852-5), Oct 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2021.09.016. Online ahead of print.

Burke RE, Xu Y, Ritter A: Outcomes of post-acute care in skilled nursing facilities in Medicare beneficiaries with and without dementia. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. (eds.). 69(10): 2899-2907, Oct 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1111/jgs.17321. Epub 2021 Jun 25.

Burke RE, Xu Y, Ritter A, Werner RM: Post-acute care outcomes in home health or skilled nursing facility in patients with a diagnosis of dementia. Health Services Research. 2021 Aug 12. (eds.). Aug 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13855. Online ahead of print

Valverde PA, Ayele R, Leonard C, Cumbler E, Allyn R, Burke RE.: Gaps in hospital and skilled nursing facility responsibilities during transitions of care: a comparison of hospital and SNF clinicians' perspectives. Journal of General Internal Medicine 36(8): 2251-2258, Aug 2021.

Manges KA, Ayele R, Leonard C, Lee M, Galenbeck E, Burke RE: Differences in transitional care processes among high-performing and low-performing hospital-SNF pairs: a rapid ethnographic approach. BMJ Qual Saf 30(8): 648-657, Aug 2021 Notes:

Ayele R, Manges KA, Leonard C, Lee M, Galenbeck E, Molla M, Levy C, Burke RE: How context influences hospital readmissions from skilled nursing facilities: a rapid ethnographic study. J Am Med Dir Assoc 22(6): 1254.e3, Jun 2021.

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