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Bachman, S., Tobias, C., Master, R., Scavron, J. & Tierney, K. “A Managed Care Model for Latino Adults With Chronic Illness and Disability” Journal of Disability Policy Studies 18.4 Spring (2008): 197-204. Click here to dowload

Glover, M, Master, R., and Meyers, A.R. “Boston’s Community Medical Group (BCMG): a national model of prepaid, managed, care for independently-living persons with spinal cord injuries (SCI)” American Rehabilitation: Special issue on spinal cord injury Autumn (1996): 2-9.

Learning to Live with Angina MIPI Library of Congress, Catalogue Card Number 81-84200—Consulting Contributor.

Liang M, Partridge A, Master R, “Evaluation of Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services for Elderly, Homebound Patients with Arthritis and Orthopedic Disability” Arthritis and Rheumatism 27.3 Mar. (1984):258-266.

Mark R, Master R, Willemain T, Malcolm T, Clarkson T. “Nursing Home Telemedicine Final Report” prepared for the National Science Foundation, Division of Advanced Productivity, Research and Technology NSF/RA 760282, 1976.

Mark R, Willemain T, Master R. “A Measure of Medical Care Responsiveness in Nursing Homes” Clinical Research 22 (1974):379.

Master, R., Simon, L., and Goldfield, N. “Commonwealth Care Alliance: A new approach to coordinated care for the chronically ill and frail elderly that organizationally integrates consumer involvement” The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management 26.4 Oct-Dec. (2003): 355-361.

Master, R., and Eng, Catherine. “Integrating Acute and Long-Term Care for High-Cost Populations” Health Affairs 20.6 Nov-Dec. (2001): 161-172. Click here to download 

Master, R. “Massachusetts Medicaid and the Community Medical Alliance: A New Approach to Contracting and Care Delivery for Medicaid-Eligible Populations with AIDS and Severe Physical Disability” The American Journal of Managed Care 4 June 25 (1998): SP90-98.

Master, R. Medicaid Managed Care and Disabled Populations in Remaking Medicaid Managed Care for the Public Good Stephen M. Davidson and Stephen A. Somers Editors, Jossey-Bass Publishers, San Francisco, 1998: 100-117.

Master, R., Taniguchi, C., Medicare, Medicaid, and People with Disability, Health Care Financing Review 18.2 Winter (1996): 91-97.

Master, R., Dreyfus, A., Connors, S., Tobias, C., Zhou, Z., Kronick. R. “The Community Medical Alliance: Integrated System of Care for Medicaid-Covered Populations with Serious Disabilities and AIDS in Greater Boston” Managed Care Quarterly 4.2 Spring (1996).

Master, R. “Pneumocystis Pneumonia in a pre-paid care system caring for a Medicaid-covered population with AIDS” The Journal of Ambulatory Care Management Vol. 19(1), January (1996): 38-45.

Master R. “Medicaid After Twenty Years” “Promise, Problems, Potential” Journal of Mental Retardation 25.4 Aug. (1987): 211-214.

Master R, Feltin M, Jainchill J, et al. “A Continuum of Care for the Inner City; Assessment of its Benefits for Elderly and High-Risk Populations of Boston” New England Journal of Medicine 302 June 26 (1980):1434-1440.

Master R. “Continuity of Care, the Perspective of a Primary Care Physician” Continuing Care: A Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Discharge Planning. Ed. Kathleen McKeehan. St. Louis: Mosby, 1981: 119-129.

Master R. “Coping with Cost Regulation in Long-Term Care” presented at the Symposium on Long-Term Care, University of Massachusetts Medical School, October, 1978 Issues in Long-Term Care and (U. Mass. Publication), 98-103.

Meyers AR, Glover M, Master RJ. “Primary Care for Persons with Disabilities: The Boston, Massachusetts, model program” American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 76 (Suppl.) (1997): S37-S42.

Meyers A & Master R. “Managed Care for High-Risk Populations” Journal of Aging & Social Policy 1 (1988).

Meyers A, Cupples A, Lederman R, Branch L, Feltin M, Master R, et al. “The Epidemiology of Medical Care Utilization by Severely Disabled, Independently-Living Adults” Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 41.2 (1988):163-172.

Meyers A, Cupples A, Feltin M, Master R, et al. “Prospective Evaluation of the Efforts of Managed Care on Medical Care Utilization Among Severely Disabled, Independently-Living Adults” Medical Care 25.11 Nov. (1987):1057-1068.

Meyers A, Master R, Feltin M. “Rehospitalization and Spinal Cord Injury Cross-Sectional Survey of Adults Living Independently” Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 66 Oct. (1985):704-708.

Meyers A, Master R, Kirk E, et al. “Care Requirements of the Terminally Ill–Relationship to Informal Supports” The Gerontologist 23.1 Feb. (1983):71-74.

Sacks B, Gonori J, Lerner M, Master R, DeWolf W. “Left Renal Venous Hypertension of Association with the Nutcracker Phenomenon” Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology 4 (1981):253-255.

Tobias, C., Levinson, J. & Simon, L. “Reinventing the HMO: Medicaid Managed Care for Members with Complex Needs” Center for Health Care Strategies, Inc. Aug. (2005). Click here to download