Ann Borzecki, MD
Research Associate Professor
Boston University School of Public Health
Dept of Health Law, Policy & Management

MD, University of Ottawa
MPH, Boston University

Dr. Borzecki is a research associate professor at the Boston University School of Public Health, Department of Health Law, Policy and Management and the Boston University School of Medicine. She is a research scientist at the Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, a Veterans Health Administration Health Services and Research Development Service Center of Innovation, and attending physician at the Bedford VAMC and West Roxbury VAMC. Her research has focused on using large datasets and medical record review to measure quality of care and assess the validity of various performance measures, including those related to patient safety and readmissions.

Research Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

Bedford VA - Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Hosp

Boston Medical Center

Personnel agreement for research services of Ann Borzecki
04/01/2013 - 05/31/2013 (PI)
Boston VA Research Institute, Inc. HHS AHRQ

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  1. Chen L, Chan JA, Alligood E, Rosen AK, Borzecki AM. Does Surveillance Bias Influence the Validity of Measures of Inpatient Complications? A Systematic Review. Am J Med Qual. 2017 Sep 01; 1062860617730900.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28958153.
  2. Rose AJ, Park A, Gillespie C, Van Deusen Lukas C, Ozonoff A, Petrakis BA, Reisman JI, Borzecki AM, Benedict AJ, Lukesh WN, Schmoke TJ, Jones EA, Morreale AP, Ourth HL, Schlosser JE, Mayo-Smith MF, Allen AL, Witt DM, Helfrich CD, McCullough MB. Results of a Regional Effort to Improve Warfarin Management. Ann Pharmacother. 2017 May; 51(5):373-379.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28367699; DOI: 10.1177/1060028016681030;.
  3. Hanchate AD, Stolzmann KL, Rosen AK, Fink AS, Shwartz M, Ash AS, Abdulkerim H, Pugh MJV, Shokeen P, Borzecki A. Does adding clinical data to administrative data improve agreement among hospital quality measures? Healthc (Amst). 2017 Sep; 5(3):112-118.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27932261; DOI: 10.1016/j.hjdsi.2016.10.001;.
  4. Chen Q, Rosen AK, Borzecki A, Shwartz M. Using Harm-Based Weights for the AHRQ Patient Safety for Selected Indicators Composite (PSI-90): Does It Affect Assessment of Hospital Performance and Financial Penalties in Veterans Health Administration Hospitals? Health Serv Res. 2016 Dec; 51(6):2140-2157.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27891603; DOI: 10.1111/1475-6773.12596;.
  5. Borzecki AM, Chen Q, Mull HJ, Shwartz M, Bhatt DL, Hanchate A, Rosen AK. Do Acute Myocardial Infarction and Heart Failure Readmissions Flagged as Potentially Preventable by the 3M Potentially Preventable Readmissions Software Have More Process-of-Care Problems? Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2016 Sep; 9(5):532-41.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27601460; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.115.002509;.
  6. Engineer LD, Winters BD, Weston CM, Zhang A, Sharma R, Bass E, Jones D, Rosen A, Yoon FB, Borzecki A, Dy SM. Hospital Characteristics and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Inpatient Quality Indicators: A Systematic Review. J Healthc Qual. 2016 Sep-Oct; 38(5):304-13.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26562350; DOI: 10.1097/JHQ.0000000000000015;.
  7. Hatoun J, Chan JA, Yaksic E, Greenan MA, Borzecki AM, Shwartz M, Rosen AK. A Systematic Review of Patient Safety Measures in Adult Primary Care. Am J Med Qual. 2017 May/Jun; 32(3):237-245.View Related Profiles. PMID: 27117638; DOI: 10.1177/1062860616644328;.
  8. Rosen AK, Chen Q, Shwartz M, Pilver C, Mull HJ, Itani KF, Borzecki A. Does Use of a Hospital-wide Readmission Measure Versus Condition-specific Readmission Measures Make a Difference for Hospital Profiling and Payment Penalties? Med Care. 2016 Feb; 54(2):155-61.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26595224; DOI: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000455;.
  9. Borzecki A, Chen Q, Restuccia J, Mull H, Shwartz M, Gupta K, Hanchate A, Strymish J, Rosen A. Response to: ''Misinterpretation of meaning and intended use of potentially preventable readmissions'' by Goldfield et al. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016 Mar; 25(3):208-9.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26614775; DOI: 10.1136/bmjqs-2015-005010;.
  10. Chen Q, Mull HJ, Rosen AK, Borzecki AM, Pilver C, Itani KM. Measuring readmissions after surgery: do different methods tell the same story? Am J Surg. 2016 Jul; 212(1):24-33.View Related Profiles. PMID: 26506557; DOI: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.08.020;.
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