David Goodman, MD, MS
Professor of Pediatrics, of Community & Family Medicine and of The Dartmouth Institute
Director, Center for Health Policy Research
Wennberg International Collaborative
Children's Hospital at Dartmouth
Audrey and Theodor Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Areas of Expertise
The relationship of health outcomes to health workforce supply
Health workforce policy
Methods for investigating the causes and consequences of variation in health care capacity and utilization
Comparative health systems and the application of small area analysis internationally
Primary Care Physician Workforce and Medicare Beneficiaries' Health Outcomes
JAMA, May 25, 2011; 305(20):2096-2105
End-Of-Life Care For Medicare Beneficiaries With Cancer Is Highly Intensive Overall And Varies Widely
Health Affairs, April 2012; Vol. 31, No. 4:786-796
Change in End-of-Life Care for Medicare Beneficiaries; Site of Death, Place of Care, and Health Care Transitions in 2000, 2005, and 2009
JAMA, Feb. 6, 2013; Vol. 309, No. 5:PP. 470-477
In the Media
"After Hospitalization: A Dartmouth Atlas Report"
The Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care »
"Patients take frustrating, labyrinthine journey to uncover hospital costs"
Austin American-Statesman, July 22, 2012 »
"Only the First Step in Containing Health Costs"
New York Times, July 21, 2012 »
"What Is the Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care and Why Is It So Significant?"
Medicare Newsgroup, July 17, 2012 »
"Report: Variations in quality of care a ‘hidden’ curriculum for new doctors at teaching hospitals"
The Boston Globe, October 30, 2012 »
"What do top hospitals have in common? Not as much as you think."
The Washington Post, October 31, 2012 »
"S.F. lowest mastectomy rate for over-65s"
San Francisco Chronicle, December 12, 2012 »
"Study: Decisions about surgery often hinge on where you live"
Seattle Times, December 13, 2012 »
"Hospice Care Used More, But Often Too Late"
USA Today, February 5, 2013 »
"Medicare crackdown spurs innovative fixes to slow hospital readmissions epidemic"
The Associated Press, February 11, 2013 »