Michael K. Paasche-Orlow, MD, MA, MPH

Professor, Medicine

Michael Paasche-Orlow
801 Massachusetts Ave Crosstown Center

Biography

Expertise includes: The role of health literacy in health outcomes and health disparities, and health services interventions; The potential for behavioral informatics to help people with limited health literacy overcome literacy barriers.

Other Positions

  • Active Staff Hospital Privileges, Medicine, Boston Medical Center

Education

  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine, MD
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Public Health, MPH
  • Jewish Theological Seminary of America, MA
  • Columbia College, BS

Publications

  • Published on 6/1/2019

    Murphy JE, Smock L, Hunter-Adams J, Xuan Z, Cochran J, Paasche-Orlow MK, Geltman PL. Relationships Between English Language Proficiency, Health Literacy, and Health Outcomes in Somali Refugees. J Immigr Minor Health. 2019 Jun; 21(3):451-460. PMID: 29907921.

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  • Published on 4/11/2019

    Guhl E, Althouse A, Sharbaugh M, Pusateri AM, Paasche-Orlow M, Magnani JW. Association of income and health-related quality of life in atrial fibrillation. Open Heart. 2019; 6(1):e000974. PMID: 31168380.

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  • Published on 1/1/2019

    Weir IR, Marshall GD, Schneider JI, Sherer JA, Lord EM, Gyawali B, Paasche-Orlow MK, Benjamin EJ, Trinquart L. Interpretation of time-to-event outcomes in randomized trials: an online randomized experiment. Ann Oncol. 2019 Jan 01; 30(1):96-102. PMID: 30335127.

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  • Published on 1/1/2019

    Tormey LK, Reich J, Chen YS, Singh A, Lipkin-Moore Z, Yu A, Weinberg J, Farraye FA, Paasche-Orlow MK. Limited Health Literacy Is Associated With Worse Patient-Reported Outcomes in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2019 Jan 01; 25(1):204-212. PMID: 29992302.

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  • Published on 12/3/2018

    Murphy JE, Washington D, Xuan Z, Paasche-Orlow MK, Drainoni ML. Identifying and Addressing Language Needs in Primary Care: a Pilot Implementation Study. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2019 Jun; 6(3):505-516. PMID: 30511122.

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  • Published on 10/26/2018

    Hanchate AD, Dyer KS, Paasche-Orlow MK, Banerjee S, Baker WE, Lin M, Xue WD, Feldman J. Disparities in Emergency Department Visits Among Collocated Racial/Ethnic Medicare Enrollees. Ann Emerg Med. 2019 Mar; 73(3):225-235. PMID: 30798793.

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  • Published on 10/22/2018

    Gunn CM, Fitzpatrick A, Waugh S, Carrera M, Kressin NR, Paasche-Orlow MK, Battaglia TA. A Qualitative Study of Spanish-Speakers' Experience with Dense Breast Notifications in a Massachusetts Safety-Net Hospital. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Feb; 34(2):198-205. PMID: 30350031.

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  • Published on 8/7/2018

    Sullivan JL, Shin MH, Engle RL, Yaksic E, VanDeusen Lukas C, Paasche-Orlow MK, Starr LM, Restuccia JD, Holmes SK, Rosen AK. Evaluating the Implementation of Project Re-Engineered Discharge (RED) in Five Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Hospitals. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2018 Nov; 44(11):663-673. PMID: 30097383.

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  • Published on 8/1/2018

    Lin MY, Kressin NR, Paasche-Orlow MK, Kim EJ, López L, Rosen JE, Hanchate AD. Is 30-Day Posthospitalization Mortality Lower Among Racial/Ethnic Minorities?: A Reexamination. Med Care. 2018 08; 56(8):665-672. PMID: 29877955.

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  • Published on 7/19/2018

    Fleary SA, Paasche-Orlow MK, Joseph P, Freund KM. The Relationship Between Health Literacy, Cancer Prevention Beliefs, and Cancer Prevention Behaviors. J Cancer Educ. 2018 Jul 19. PMID: 30022378.

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