Dr. Donna Shelley, Dr. Alden Lai, Dr. Ji E Chang, and doctoral student, Avni Gupta, are working with colleagues from NYU Langone Medical Health and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to implement a bi-weekly survey of primary care practices in New York City. The aim is to understand the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on these practices and to gather data on their evolving needs. This survey is meant to provide actionable data that will inform the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's response for supporting primary care practices.
"Five Ways—Beyond Current Policy—To Truly Integrate Telehealth Into Primary Care" by Avni Gupta, doctoral student, and Drs. Ann Nguyen, Ji Chang, Alden Lai, Carolyn Berry and Donna Shelley was published in Health Affairs Blog.
The article, "Independent Primary Care Practices Are Small Businesses, Too" by Drs.Donna Shelley, Ji Chang, Alden Lai, Ann Nguyen and Carolyn Berry was published in Health Affairs Blog.
Dr. Alden Lai's article "Is it Fair? How to Approach Professional Scope-of-Practice Policy After the COVID-19 Pandemic" with researchers at the University of Washington's Center for Health Workforce Studies was published in Health Affairs Blog.
- Dr. Alden Lai is currently co-investigator on the study "Resilient Organizing: Adapting Health Care Organizations for COVID-19" led by researchers at the University of Arizona's Eller College of Management.