Ilana Graetz, PhD

Assistant Professor

MEMPHIS TN 381632199
Tel: (901) 448-2285


  • Ph.D., UC Berkeley, Health Services and Policy Analysis
  • B.A., University of California, Berkeley, Economics and Political Economies of Industrial Societies

My Current CV


  1. Graetz, I, McKillop, CN, Kaplan, CM, Waters, TM. Lessons Learned From the Affordable Care Act: The Premium Subsidy Design May Promote Adverse Selection. Med Care Res Rev, 1077558717703165, 2017.
  2. Weems, MF, Graetz, I, Lan, R, DeBaer, LR, Beeman, G. Electronic communication preferences among mothers in the neonatal intensive care unit. J Perinatol, 2016.
  3. Graetz, I, Gordon, N, Fung, V, Hamity, C, Reed, ME. The Digital Divide and Patient Portals: Internet Access Explained Differences in Patient Portal Use for Secure Messaging by Age, Race, and Income. Med Care, 2016.
  4. Reed, M, Graetz, I, Gordon, N, Fung, V. Patient-initiated e-mails to providers: associations with out-of-pocket visit costs, and impact on care-seeking and health. Am J Manag Care, 21 (12), e632-e639, 2016.
  5. Graetz, I, Huang, J, Brand, R, Shortell, SM, Rundall, TG, Bellows, J, Hsu, J, Jaffe, M, Reed, ME. The impact of electronic health records and teamwork on diabetes care quality. Am J Manag Care, 21 (12), 878-884, 2015.
  6. Gatwood, J, Graetz, I, Stepanski, E, Vidal, G, Schwartzberg, L. Prevalence And Reasons For Nonadherence To Aromatase Inhibitors In An Outpatient Oncology Clinic. Value Health, 18 (7), A467, 2015.
  7. Harris, LJ, Graetz, I, Podila, PS, Wan, J, Waters, TM, Bailey, JE. Characteristics of Hospital and Emergency Care Super-utilizers with Multiple Chronic Conditions. J Emerg Med, 2015.
  8. Liber, AC, Drope, JM, Graetz, I, Waters, TM, Kaplan, CM. Tobacco Surcharges on 2015 Health Insurance Plans Sold in Federally Facilitated Marketplaces: Variations by Age and Geography and Implications for Health Equity. Am J Public Health, e1-e3, 2015.
  9. Graetz, I. Capsule Commentary on Richman et al., Colorectal Cancer Screening in the Era of the Affordable Care Act. J Gen Intern Med, 2015.
  10. Waters, TM, Webster, JA, Stevens, LA, Li, T, Kaplan, CM, Graetz, I, McAneny, BL. Community Oncology Medical Homes: Physician-Driven Change to Improve Patient Care and Reduce Costs. J Oncol Pract, 2015.
  11. Graetz, I, Reed, M, Shortell, SM, Rundall, TG, Bellows, J, Hsu, J. The Next Step Towards Making Use Meaningful: Electronic Information Exchange and Care Coordination Across Clinicians and Delivery Sites. Med Care, 2014.
  12. Graetz, I, Kaplan, CM, Kaplan, EK, Bailey, JE, Waters, TM. The U.S. Health Insurance Marketplace: Are Premiums Truly Affordable. Ann Intern Med, 2014.
  13. Kaplan, CM, Graetz, I, Waters, TM. Most exchange plans charge lower tobacco surcharges than allowed, but many tobacco users lack affordable coverage. Health Aff (Millwood), 33 (8), 1466-73, 2014.
  14. Fung, V, Graetz, I, Galbraith, A, Hamity, C, Huang, J, Vollmer, WM, Hsu, J, Wu, AC. Financial Barriers to Care Among Low-Income Children With Asthma: Health Care Reform Implications. JAMA Pediatr, 2014.
  15. Graetz, I, Reed, M, Shortell, SM, Rundall, TG, Belows, J, Hsu, J. The Association between EHRs and Care Coordination Varies by Team Cohesion. Health Serv Res, 2013.
  16. Reed, M, Huang, J, Brand, R, Graetz, I, Neugebauer, R, Fireman, B, Jaffe, M, Ballard, DW, Hsu, J. Implementation of an outpatient electronic health record and emergency department visits, hospitalizations, and office visits among patients with diabetes. JAMA, 310 (10), 1060-5, 2013.
  17. Ballard, DW, Rauchwerger, AS, Reed, ME, Vinson, DR, Mark, DG, Offerman, SR, Chettipally, UK, Graetz, I, Dayan, P, Kuppermann, N, ,. Emergency physicians' knowledge and attitudes of clinical decision support in the electronic health record: a survey-based study. Acad Emerg Med, 20 (4), 352-60, 2013.
  18. Reed, ME, Graetz, I, Fung, V, Newhouse, JP, Hsu, J. In consumer-directed health plans, a majority of patients were unaware of free or low-cost preventive care. Health Aff (Millwood), 31 (12), 2641-8, 2012.
  19. Reed, M, Huang, J, Graetz, I, Brand, R, Hsu, J, Fireman, B, Jaffe, M. Outpatient electronic health records and the clinical care and outcomes of patients with diabetes mellitus. Ann Intern Med, 157 (7), 482-9, 2012.
  20. Graetz, I, Reed, M, Fung, V, Dow, WH, Newhouse, JP, Hsu, J. COBRA ARRA subsidies: was the carrot enticing enough. Health Serv Res, 47 (5), 1980-98, 2012.
  21. Reed, M, Graetz, I, Wang, H, Fung, V, Newhouse, JP, Hsu, J. Consumer-directed health plans with health savings accounts: whose skin is in the game and how do costs affect care seeking. Med Care, 50 (7), 585-90, 2012.
  22. Graetz, I, Reed, M, Rundall, T, Bellows, J, Brand, R, Hsu, J. Care coordination and electronic health records: connecting clinicians. AMIA Annu Symp Proc, 2009, 208-12, 2009.
  23. Strandberg-Larsen, M, Schiøtz, ML, Silver, JD, Frølich, A, Andersen, JS, Graetz, I, Reed, M, Bellows, J, Krasnik, A, Rundall, T, Hsu, J. Is the Kaiser Permanente model superior in terms of clinical integration?: a comparative study of Kaiser Permanente, Northern California and the Danish healthcare system. BMC Health Serv Res, 10, 91, 2009.
  24. Rundall, TG, Martelli, PF, Arroyo, L, McCurdy, R, Graetz, I, Neuwirth, EB, Curtis, P, Schmittdiel, J, Gibson, M, Hsu, J. The informed decisions toolbox: tools for knowledge transfer and performance improvement. J Healthc Manag, 52 (5), 325-41; discussion 341-2, 2007.