PUBLICATIONS

 

PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

  1. Shields, M.C., Ritter, G., Busch, A.B. Electronic Health Information Exchange at Discharge from Inpatient Psychiatric Care in Acute Care Hospitals Lags Behind (revise/resubmit: Health Affairs)
  2. Benjenk, I. & Shields, M.C. Reducing 30-day psychiatric readmission rates: Evidence to improve care coordination measures (revise/resubmit: Psychiatric Services)
  3. Webster, K., Shields, M.C., Harrop, E.N., Silverman, R.E., Holzmueller, C.G., Yeung, H., Lau, B.D. Addressing the Needs of Sexual and Gender Minorities in Health Care Systems. Invited manuscript Journal of Medical Systems. (in press)
  4. Shields, M., Scully, S., Sulman, H., Borba, C., Trinh, N. H., & Singer, S. (2019). Consumers’ Suggestions for Improving the Mental Healthcare System: Options, Autonomy, and Respect. Community mental health journal, 1-8.
  5. Shields, M. C., Singer, J., Rosenthal, M., Sato, L., Keohane, C., Janes, M., … & Rabson, B. (2019). Patient Engagement Activities and Patient Experience: Are Patients With a History of Depression the Canary in the Coal Mine? Medical Care Research and Review, 1077558719850705.
  6. Shields, M. C., Akobirshoev, I., Dembo, R. S., & Mitra, M. (2019). Self-Injurious Behavior Among Adults With ASD: Hospitalizations, Length of Stay, and Costs of Resources to Deliver Care. Psychiatric Services70(6), 457-464.
  7. Shields, M. C., Stewart, M. T., & Delaney, K. R. (2018). Patient Safety In Inpatient Psychiatry: A Remaining Frontier For Health Policy. Health Affairs, 37(11), 1853-1861.
  8. Shields, M.C., Reneau, H., Albert, S., Siegel, L., Trinh, N. Harms to consumers within inpatient psychiatric facilities in the United States: An analysis of news articles.  (2018) Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 1-7
  9. Shields, M.C., Borba, C., Trinh, N. (2017). Quality of Inpatient Psychiatric Care and Consumers’ Trust in the Mental Health Care System. Psychiatric Services, 68(6), pp. 642–643.
  10. Shields, M.C. & Rosenthal, M. (2017) Quality of inpatient psychiatric care at VA, other government, non-profit, and for-profit hospitals: a comparison. Psychiatric Services, 68(3), 225-230.
    • Shields, M. C., & Rosenthal, M. B. (2017). Measuring the Quality of VA Care: In Reply. Psychiatric Services, 68(3), 308-309.
  11. Stone, J. L., Aveling, E. L., Frean, M., Shields, M. C., Wright, C., Gino, F., … & Singer, S. J. (2017). Effective leadership of surgical teams: A mixed methods study of surgeon behaviors and functions. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery.
  12. DiGioia, K., Nair, M., Shields, M.C., Saini, V. (2016) Physicians and students take to the streets to ask: What do people want from their healthcare? A qualitative study. Journal of Patient Safety. (online ahead of print)
  13. Shields, M. C., Matt, L. M., & Coifman, K. G. (2016). Physical activity and negative emotion during peer rejection: Evidence for emotion context sensitivity. Journal of Health Psychology21(12), 2851-2862.
  14. Shields, M.C. (2015) The Murphy Bill: Ethical Considerations for Mental Health Care and its Consumers. Harvard Public Health Review.

CHAPTERS

  1. Bogen, K.W., Demers, J.M., Goldstein, C.M., Hogan, F., Orchowski, L.M., & Shields, M.C. (2018). Reflections on the campaign, election and presidency of Donald J. Trump from Survivors of sexual violence. Invited Chapter for L. Findley & M. Johnson (Eds). Trumpism: The Politics of Gender in a Post-Propitious America.  United Kingdom: Cambridge Scholars Press

UNDER REVIEW

  1. Shields, M.C. & Busch, A.B. Effect of CMS’ Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Quality Reporting program on restraint and seclusion.
  2. Stewart, M.T., Shields, M.C., O’Brien, M., Mulvaney-Day, N. State Regulatory Oversight of Residential Substance Use Treatment.

IN PREPARATION

  1. Frank, R.G., Glied, S.A., Marple, K., Shields, M.C. Changing Labor Markets and Mental Illness: Impacts on Work and Disability (working paper)
  2. Shields, M.C. & Busch, A.B. Use of electronic functions among inpatient psychiatric units of general hospitals (analysis stage)
  3. Shields, M.C., Borba, C., Trinh, N., Singer, S. J. Former inpatient psychiatric patients’ past experiences with staff and their thoughts on the benefits of peers as part of the frontline staff (almost ready for submission)
  4. Shields, M.C. Spillover effects of CMS’ public reporting program for inpatient psychiatric facilities on non-targeted indicators of safety in Massachusetts. (writing stage)
  5. Shields, M.C. Differences in post-discharge acute-care utilization between low and high-performing inpatient psychiatric facilities: Examining the predictive importance of inpatient versus post-discharge quality metrics and the moderating role of patient and community characteristics. (analysis stage)

OTHER PUBLICATIONS (not peer reviewed)

  1. Shields, M.C.  & Ne’eman, A. (2018). Expanding civil commitment is bad mental health policy. Health Affairs blog
  2. Shields, M.C. (2017). Two Complimentary Policy Windows to Improve Access and Quality of Eating Disorder Care. Health Affairs blog. LINK
  3. Shields, M.C., Reneau, H.*, Rosenthal, M.B. (2016) An urgent call for a national surveillance system for inpatient psychiatric facilities. Health Affairs blogLINK
  4. Shields, M. & Zeghibe, A. (2016) Is Anyone Paying Attention? Harm and Death within Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities. Huffington Post *a mentee LINK
  5. Shields, M., (2014). Different Lenses, One Vision: Our Chapter Hosted a Successful Event to End Stigma – So Can Yours, Eye on Psi Chi; Psi Chi International Honor Society, 19(1), 21-23.   *Invited article. Published in both the quarterly and an anniversary edition LINK
  6. Shields, M. (2013). Processing Positive Emotional Stimuli Consciously and Non-Consciously: A Study of Behavior and Peripheral Physiology. Prep Journal.  LINK

POLICY REPORTS & BRIEFS

  1. State Residential Treatment for Behavioral Health Conditions: Regulation and Policy (2019). A report submitted to the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
  2. Garnick, D., Horgan, C., Lee, M., Azur, M., Thomas, C., Henry, B., Shields, M., Natzke, B. Potential Quality Measures for Medicaid Beneficiaries with Substance Use Disorders. A report submitted to the Division of Quality and Health Outcomes, Children and Adults Health Programs Group, Center for Medicaid and Chip Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
  3. Shields, M.C. (2017) Massachusetts’ Quality of Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities: An Analysis of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid’s Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Quality Reporting Program and Recommendations to the State of Massachusetts and CMS.  LINK to working report
  4. Variation in states’ critical incident monitoring systems for 1915c waiver services: comparing policies against waiver applications. (2017) A report for the National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disability Services (NASDDDS) to be shared with the states

PRESENTATIONS

  1. Stewart, M.T., Shields, M.C.,  O’Brien, M., Mulvaney-Day, N. State Regulatory Oversight of Residential Substance Use Treatment. Oral presentation accepted at the Addiction Health Services Research Meeting, Park City, Utah. October 2019.
  2. Shields, M.C., Ritter, G., Busch, A. National Prevalence and Hospital Characteristics Associated with Use of Health Information Exchange Following Discharge from Inpatient Psychiatric Units in Acute-Care Hospitals. Oral Presentation accepted at the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), November 2019
  3. Shields, M.C. & Busch, A. Adoption of Health Information Exchange in Psychiatric Units of General Hospitals. Poster accepted at the American Public Health Association’s Annual (APHA) Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, November 2019
  4. Mulvaney-Day,N., Stewart, M., O’Brien, P., Shields, M., Creedon, T., White, M. Understanding Mental Health and Substance Use Residential Treatment Regulatory Oversight and Service Utilization Patterns: Challenges and Opportunities. Oral presentation accepted at the American Public Health Association’s Annual (APHA) Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, November 2019
  5. Shields, M.C. Patient Safety in Inpatient Psychiatry: The Next Frontier for Health Policy (2018, November). Oral presentation for Health Affairs: Press Briefing, Washington D.C.
  6. S. Reif, M. Brolin, M. Davis, R. Dunigan, C. Horgan, A. Kritikos, M. Lee, S. Mazel, K. Renna, G. Ritter, M. Shields, M. Stewart, D. Cummins, T. Fuchs, L. Speaker. Hub and spoke model to improve pharmacotherapy use for opioid addiction – early implementation.  Poster presented at the Addiction Health Services Research Conference, Augusta, GA, October 2018.
  7. S. Reif, M. Brolin, M. Davis, R. Dunigan, C. Horgan, A. Kritikos, M. Lee, S. Mazel, K. Renna, G. Ritter, M. Shields, M. Stewart, D. Cummins, T. Fuchs, L. Speaker. Hub and spoke model to improve pharmacotherapy use for opioid addiction – early implementation.  Poster presented at the College for Problems on Drug Dependence, San Diego CA, June 2018.
  8. Shields, M.C., Singer, J., Rosenthal, M.B., Sato, L., Keohane, C., Janes, M., Boulanger, J., Martins, N., Rabson, B. Patient Engagement Activities and Patient Experience: Are patients with a history of depression the canary in the coal mine? (June, 2018). Oral presentation to the Massachusetts Health Quality Partners’ Physician Council, Massachusetts Medical Society, Waltham, Massachusetts.
  9. Shields, M.C., Singer, J., Rosenthal, M.B., Sato, L., Keohane, C., Janes, M., Boulanger, J., Martins, N., Rabson, B. Patient Engagement Activities and Patient Experience: Are patients with a history of depression the canary in the coal mine? (June, 2018). Oral presentation to the Massachusetts Health Quality Partners’ Health Plan Council, Wellesley, Massachusetts
  10. Shields, M.C. Patient Safety in Inpatient Psychiatry: The Next Frontier for Health Policy (2018, April). Oral presentation for Health Affairs, Washington D.C.
  11. Shields, M.C. Borba, C., Trinh, N., Singer, S. Consumers’ Past Experiences of Inpatient Psychiatry and Opinions about Peers As Staff (2018, June). Poster presented at the Academy Health’s Research Meeting, SeattleWashington
  12. Shields, M.C. Borba, C., Trinh, N., Singer, S. Consumers’ Past Experiences of Inpatient Psychiatry and Opinions about Peers As Staff (2018, June). Poster presented at the Academy Health’s Behavioral Health Services Research Interest Group, SeattleWashington
  13. Shields, M.C. Ilhom, A., Dembo, R., Mitra, M. Self-Injurious Behavior Among Adults with and without Autism Spectrum Disorder: Comparing Differences in Hospital Admissions, Lengths of Stay, and Costs (2018, June). Poster presented at the Academy Health’s Research Meeting, SeattleWashington
  14. Shields, M.C. Ilhom, A., Dembo, R., Mitra, M. Self-Injurious Behavior Among Adults with and without Autism Spectrum Disorder: Comparing Differences in Hospital Admissions, Lengths of Stay, and Costs (2018, June). Poster presented at the Academy Health’s Behavioral Health Services Research Interest Group, SeattleWashington
  15. Shields, M.C. Quality of Inpatient Psychiatric Care: The Relationship Among CMS’ Quality Measures, Complaints, and Ownership (2018, June). Poster presented at the Academy Health’s Research Meeting, SeattleWashington
  16. Shields, M.C. Quality of Inpatient Psychiatric Care: The Relationship Among CMS’ Quality Measures, Complaints, and Ownership (2018, June). Poster presented at the Academy Health’s Behavioral Health Services Research Interest Group, SeattleWashington
  17. Shields, M.C., Scully, S., Borba, C., Singer, S., Trinh, N. Consumers’ Suggestions for Improving the Mental Healthcare System: Options, Autonomy, Respect (2017, June). Poster presented at the Academy Health’s Behavioral Health Services Research Interest Group, New OrleansLouisiana.
  18. Shields, M.C. & Rosenthal., M., Hospital Ownership Predicts Quality of Inpatient Psychiatric Care. Poster presented at the Academy Health’s Research Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts.
  19. Stone, J., Gino, F., Aveline, E., Shields, M.C., Sundt, T., Singer., S. (2016) Surgeon Leadership in the Operating Room: What Behaviors Best Support Surgical Teamwork? Poster presented at the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association 63rd Annual Meeting, Naples, Florida.
  20. Shields, M.C., Borba, C., Singer, S., Trinh, N. Quality of Inpatient Psychiatric Care Predicts Consumers’ Trust in the Mental Health Care System (2016, March). Poster presented at the Harvard School of Public Health Poster Day, Boston, Massachusetts, Boston, Massachusetts.
  21. Shields, M.C., Borba, C., Singer, S., Trinh, N. Quality of Inpatient Psychiatric Care Predicts Consumers’ Trust in the Mental Health Care System (2016, March). Poster presented at the 4th Annual MGH Public and Community Psychiatry Symposium, Boston, Massachusetts.
  22. Shields, M. Kerns, K. & Claxton, S. & van Dulmen, M. & Spitznagel, M.B. Pathways to Adolescent Depression: A Longitudinal Study of Behavioral, Neurocognitive, and Peer Relationship Predictors (2014, November). Poster presented at the Harvard School of Public Health Poster Day, Boston, Massachusetts.
  23. Shields, M. & Fulcher, K. K. & Karanouh-Schuler, E. & Myerscough, C. & Gunstad, J. & Spitznagel, M.B. Physical Activity Level Predicts Reaction Time in Lean, not Obese, Individuals (2014, April). Poster presented at the Undergraduate Student Symposium on Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity, Kent, Ohio.
  24. Shields, M. & Fulcher, K. K. & Karanouh-Schuler, E. & Myerscough, C. & Gunstad, J. & Spitznagel, M.B. Physical Activity Level Predicts Reaction Time in Lean, not Obese, Individuals (2014, February). Poster presented at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Seattle, Washington.
  25. Matt, L.M., McKinney, R.A., Shields, M., Gorfido, A., Strasshofer, D.R., Bishop, M., & Coifman, K.G. The Stability of Negative Affect Differentiation in Emotional Disorders Across Contexts (2014, February). Poster presented at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, San Francisco, California.
  26. Calvo, D. & Galioto, R. & Fulcher, K.K. & Shields, M. & Gunstad, J. & Spitznagel, M.B. Is Uncontrolled Eating Related to Poorer Inhibitory Control? (2014, February). Poster presented at the 42nd Annual Meeting of the International Neuropsychological Society, Seattle, Washington.
  27. Shields, M. Processing Positive Emotional Stimuli Consciously and Non-Consciously: A Study of Behavior and Peripheral Physiology (2013, July). Presented orally at the 2013 Psychology Research Experience Program Symposium, University of Wisconsin – Madison.
  28. Shields, M. & Halachoff, D. & Coifman, K. Exercise Activity as a Predictor of Emotion Regulatory Processes (2013, May). Poster presented at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington D.C.
  29. Shields, M. & Fulcher, K. K. & Gunstad, J. & Gregory, C. & Spitznagel, M. B. Running Performance in Police Academy Cadets Predicts Executive Functioning (2013, May). Poster presented at the 2013 Midwestern Psychological Association, Chicago, Illinois.
  30. Shields, M. & Fulcher, K. K. & Gunstad, J. & Gregory, C. & Spitznagel, M. B. Running Performance in Police Academy Cadets Predicts Executive Functioning (2013, May). Poster presented at the Kent State University Graduate Symposium, 2013, Kent, Ohio.
  31. Fulcher, K. K. & Shields, M. & Gunstad, J. & Gregory, C. & Spitznagel, M.B. Heart Rate Variability During Mental Stress Predicts Emotion Recognition (2013, May). Poster presented at Midwestern Psychological Association 2013, Chicago, Illinois.
  32. Shields, M., Spitznagel, M.B., Kerns, K. Over-Inhibition and Attention Deficits Predict Peer-Rejection and Adolescent Depression (2013, April). Presented orally at the Ohio Undergraduate Psychology Research Conference at Miami University, Miami, Ohio.
  33. Shields, M. & Fulcher, K. K. & Gunstad, J. & Gregory, C. & Spitznagel, M. B. Running Performance in Police Academy Cadets Predicts Executive Functioning (2013, April). Poster presented at Kent State University Undergraduate Research Day 2013, Kent, Ohio.
  34. Shields, M. & Knecht, K. & Spitnagel, M. B. (2012, April). Cognitive Function as a Predictor of Police Academy Performance. Poster presented at the Kent State University Undergraduate Research Day 2012, Kent, Ohio.