Publications

  1. Costich MA, Peretz, PJ, Davis JA, Stockwell MS, Matiz LA. Impact of a community health worker program to support caregivers of children with special health care needs and address social determinants of health. Clinical Pediatrics. (2019) 58 (11–12), 1315–1320
  1. Tiase VL, Peretz P, Biernacki et al. Assessing Impressions of Community Health Worker Use of Tablet-Based Medication Documentation Software. Computers, Informatics, Nursing. (2017)  9:447-451.
  1. Garbers S, Peretz P, Greca E, et al. Urban Patient Navigator Program Associated with Decreased Emergency Department Use, and Increased Primary Care Use, among Vulnerable Patients J Community Med Health Educ. (2016);6:440.
  1. Matiz LA, Robbins-Milne L, Krause MC, Peretz PJ, & Rausch JC. Evaluating the impact of information technology tools to support the asthma medical home. Clinical Pediatrics. (2016) 55(2), 165-170.
  1. Matiz LA, Peretz, PJ, Jacotin, PG, Cruz C, Ramirez-Diaz E, & Nieto AR. The impact of integrating community health workers into the patient-centered medical home.  Journal of Primary Care & Community Health. (2014) 5(4), 271-274.
  1. Peretz, PJ, Matiz LA, Findley S, Lizardo M, Evans D & McCord M. Community health workers as drivers of a successful community-based disease management initiative. American Journal of Public Health. (2012) 102(8), 1443-1446.
  1. Findley S, Rosenthal M, Bryant-Stephens T, Damitz M, Lara M, Mansfield C, Matiz A, Nourani V, Peretz P, et al. Community-based care coordination: practical applications for childhood asthma. Health Promotion Practice. (2011). 12(6_suppl 1), 52S-62S.
  1. Mansfield C,  Viswanathan M,  Woodell C,  Nourani V,  Ohadike Y,  Lesch J,  Malveaux F,  Bryant-Stephens T,  Findley S,  Lara M,  Matiz A, et al. Outcomes from a cross-site evaluation of a comprehensive pediatric asthma initiative incorporating translation of evidence-based interventions.  Health Promotion Practice. (2011) Nov; 12(6 Suppl 1):34S-51S.

Presentations

  • An Emergency Department-based Patient Navigator Program Supporting Vulnerable Patients to Navigate a Complex Health Care System. Annual American Public Health Association Meeting.  Philadelphia, PA. 2019
  • A Successful Hospital Community Partnership Model Improving Outcomes for Rising Risk Patients. Annual American Public Health Association Meeting.  Philadelphia, PA. 2019
  • Understanding the Social Determinants of Health in Pediatric Patients Hospitalized for Asthma through the Use of Community Health Workers.  Pediatric Hospital Medicine Conference.  Seattle, WA. 2019
  • Impact of an Innovative Community Health Worker Program for Caregivers of Children with Special Health Care Needs on Social Determinants of Health and Caregiver Distress. Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD. 2019
  • Understanding the Social Determinants of Health in Pediatric Patients Hospitalized for Asthma through the Use of Community Health Workers.  Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting.  Baltimore, MD. 2019
  • Evolution of a Community-Based Model to Support Caregivers of Children with Chronic Illness. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. 2018.
  • Understanding the Social Determinants of Health for Latino Children with Special Health Care Needs through a Community Health Worker Program. Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting. Toronto, CA. 2018.
  • Expanding and Evolving a Proven Community Health Worker Partnership Model to Bridge Gaps in Care for Underserved Patients and Their Caregivers. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA. 2017.
  • The Implementation of a CHW-Driven Tool to Improve Chronic Disease Self-Management in the PCMH. International Conference on Communication in Healthcare and Health Literacy Annual Research Conference. Baltimore, MD. 2017.
  • A Partnership Model to Bridge Gaps in Care for the Underserved Patients. Poster presentation at the Reimagining Health in Cities: From Local to Global Urban Health Symposium. Philadelphia, PA. 2017.
  • Creation of a Center for Community Health Navigation: Preparation for the Post-DSRIP Era. New York Academy of Medicine Fourth Annual Population Health Summit: Working Across Sectors to Address Social Determinants of Health. New York, NY. 2016.
  • The Center for Community Health Navigation of NewYork Presbyterian Hospital. Komen Greater NYC Patient Navigation Conference. NewYork, NY. 2016.
  • A Nationally Recognized Hospital-Community Model Bridging Gaps in Care for Patients in Lower Manhattan. Planetree International Conference on Patient-Centered Care. Chicago, IL. 2016.
  • Evolution of a Proven Community Health Worker Model Bridging Gaps in Care for Patients and Their Caregivers. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition. Denver, CO. 2016.
  • A CHW-Led Initiative to Reduce the Burden of Chronic Illness in a Low-Income, Urban Community. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Exposition. Denver, CO. 2016.
  • Improving Care Transitions to Reduce Readmissions. Institute for Health Improvement Expedition Series. Virtual presentation. Denver, CO. 2016.
  • Integrating a Community Health Worker into the Emergency Department. Institute of Education for the Care of Chronic Diseases Participatory Healthcare Practice and Education Conference. New York, NY. 2016.