Dean

蔡文正 教授

China Medical University
College of Public Health
Dean/Professor

Dr. Wen-Chen Tsai

  • Name: Wen-Chen Tsai (Roger)
  • Address: Department of Health Services Administration, China Medical University, 91 Hsueh-Shih Road, Taichung40402, Taiwan, R.O.C.,
  • Tel: (O)+ 886-422073070
  • Fax: +886-422028895
  • Email: wtsai@mail.cmu.edu.tw

Professional Positions

  • Dean, College of Public Health, China Medical University, Taiwan, R.O.C., 08/2014- date
  • President, Yu-Shan Healthcare Administration Association, 05/2013- date
  • Distinguished Professor, China Medical University, Taiwan, 08/2015- date

Education

  • Dr.PH, Tulane University, USA

Major Work-related Experience

  • Interim Dean, College of Management, China Medical University, Taiwan, 08/2014- 01/2015
  • Director, Biostatistics Center, China Medical University, Taiwan, 08/2014- 11/2014
  • Chair, Department of Health Services Administration, China Medical University, Taiwan, R.O.C., 09/2007- 07/2013
  • Chair, Department of Health Services Administration, China Medical University, Taiwan, R.O.C., 11/2014- 08/2015
  • Chair, Department of Health Services Administration, China Medical University, Taiwan, R.O.C., 11/2015- date
  • Professor, Department of Health Services Administration, China Medical University, Taiwan, R.O.C., 02/2007- date
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Global Health Systems and Development, Tulane University, 2007- date
  • Adjunct Professor, Department of Health Services Policy and Management, University of South Carolina, 07/2013-date
  • Advisory Board, Tulane University Health Science Center Taipei Office, 07/2005-06/2007
  • Member of Recruitment Committee for the President of China Medical University, 2005
  • CEO, Chair Professor Kimma Foundation, 2010.05- date
  • Member of the Executive Board, Taiwan Public Health Association, 10/2007-10/2010
  • Member of the Executive Board, Taiwan College of Healthcare Executive, 05/2009- 05/2012
  • Member of the Executive Board, Taiwan Society of Health Economics, 10/2009- date
  • Member of the Executive Board, Yu-Shan Healthcare Administration Association, 05/2007- 04/2013
  • Member of the Executive Board, Taiwan Emergency Care Management Association, 01/2011-01/2014
  • Member of the Executive Board, Taiwan Health Industry Balanced Scorecard Association, 05/2010- date
  • Member of the Executive Board, Asia Association of Chinese Health Management, 01/2012- date
  • Consultant of Taichung Physician Association, 05/2011 –05/2014
  • Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Taiwan Journal of Public Health, 2008- date
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Medicine and Health, 10/2012- date
  • Academic Consultant, Central Region Hospital Alliance, Department of Health, 2005-2011
  • Vice director, Institute Review Board of Research Ethics, China Medical University and Hospital, 10/2010- 06/2015

Major Work-related Honors

  • Distinguished Professor, China Medical University, 2015
  • Outstanding Research Award, China Medical University, 2012
  • Award of Excellent in Teaching, China Medical University, 2010
  • Outstanding Research Grants Award, China Medical University, 2010
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, China Medical University, 2009 (only 3 award winners out of 539 faculty)
  • Outstanding Research Grants Award, China Medical University, 2009
  • Excellent Senior Faculty Award, China Medical University, 2008
  • Outstanding Research Grants Award, China Medical University, 2008
  • Outstanding Teacher Award, Taichung City, Taiwan, 2007
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, China Medical University, 2006 (only 3 award winners out of 500 faculty)
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, School of Public Health, 2005
  • Member of the Eta Chapter of the Delta Omega Honors Society, 05/2001-date

Publications

  1. Pan CC, Kung PT, Chiu LT, Liao YP, Tsai WC*. Pay-for-performance participants in diabetes patients have better physician continuity of care and survival. American Journal of Managed Care. 2016 Dec; (In press).
  2. Huang HL, Kung CY, Pan CC, Kung PT, Wang SM, Chou WY, Tsai WC*. Comparing the mortality risks of nursing professionals with diabetes and general patients with diabetes: a nationwide matched cohort study. BMC Public Health. 2016 Oct: 16(1): 1054-1063.
  3. Shen SC, Hung YC, Kung PT, Yang WH, Wang YH, Tsai WC*. Factors involved in the delay of treatment initiation for cervical cancer patients: a nationwide population-based study. Medicine. 2016 Aug; 95(33): e4568.
  4. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Wen RH*, Su HP. The utilization of fluoride varnish and its determining factors among Taiwanese preschool children. Journal of the Chinese Medical Association. 2016 Aug; 79(8): 456-463.
  5. Hsu YH, Kung PT, Wang ST, Fang CY, Tsai WC*. Improved patient survivals with colorectal cancer under multidisciplinary team care: a nationwide cohort study of 25,766 patients in Taiwan. Health Policy. 2016 Jun; 120(6): 674-681.
  6. Chang YC, Tung HJ, Hsu SW, Chen LS, Kung PT, Huang KH, Chiou SJ, Tsai WC*. Use of seasonal influenza vaccination and its associated factors among elderly people with disabilities in Taiwan: a population-based study. PLoS ONE. 2016 Jun; 11(6): e0158075.
  7. Huang HL, Pan CC, Wang SM, Kung PT, Chou WY, Tsai WC*. The incidence risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus in female nurses: a nationwide matched cohort study. BMC Public Health. 2016 May; 16(1): 443-451.
  8. Chen MC, Kung PT, Su HP, Yen SM, Chiu LT, Tsai WC*. Utilization of tooth filling services by people with disabilities in Taiwan. International Journal for Equity in Health. 2016 Apr; 15(1): 58-67.
  9. Yen SM, Kung PT, Yeh LY, Huang HY, Tsai WC*. Investigating the factors related to perception, attitude, and prevention methods of acupuncture patients’ safety among traditional Chinese medical doctors. Journal of Medicine and Health. 2016 Mar; 5(1): 35-51. (in Chinese)
  10. Kumar A, Tsai WC#, Tan TS, Chiu LT, Kung PT, Lo CK, Ku MC#*. Risk of post-TKA acute myocardial infarction in patients with a history of myocardial infarction or coronary stent. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 2016 Feb; 474(2): 479-486. (# Equal contribution)
  11. Yen SM, Kung PT, Sheen YJ, Chiu LT, Xu XC, Tsai WC*. Factors related to continuing care and interruption of P4P program participation in patients with diabetes. American Journal of Managed Care. 2016 Jan; 22(1): e18-e30.
  12. Chu CC, Liu CJ, Shih CM, Kung PT, Tsai YS, Tsai WC*. The risk and related factors for readmission to an ICU within 7 days in mechanical ventilated patients- a nationwide population-based cohort study. Respiratory Care. 2015 Dec; 60(12): 1786-1795.
  13. Hsu YH, Hung PH, Muo CH, Tsai WC, Hsu CC, Kao CH*. Interferon-based treatment of hepatitis c virus infection reduces all-cause mortality in patients with end-stage renal disease: an 8-year nationwide cohort study in Taiwan. Medicine. 2015 Nov; 94(47): e2113.
  14. Huang JC*, Tsai WC. Factors affecting the expenditure of NHI by Taiwanese cancer patients in their last year of life. Cheng Ching Medical Journal. 2015 Oct; 11(4): 10-19. (in Chinese)
  15. Kumar A, Tsai WC, Tan TS*, Kung PT, Chiu LT, Ku MC. Temporal trends in primary and revision total knee and hip replacement in Taiwan. Journal of the Chinese Medical Association. 2015 Sep; 78(9): 538-544.
  16. Hsu YH, Kung PT, Wang YH, Chang YM, Tsai WC*. A comparison of the stages at which cancer is diagnosed in physicians and in the general population in Taiwan. Canadian Medical Association Journal. 2015 Sep; 187(13): e412-e418.
  17. Chen SJ, Liao WC, Huang KH, Lin CL, Tsai WC, Kung PT, Chang KH, Kao CH*. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and allied conditions is a strong independent risk factor for osteoporosis and pathologic fractures: a population-based cohort study. QJM-An International Journal of Medicine. 2015 Aug; 108(8): 633-640.
  18. Chen SJ, Kung PT, Huang KH, Wang YH, Tsai WC*. Characteristics of the delayed or refusal therapy in breast cancer patients- a longitudinal population-based study in Taiwan. PLoS ONE. 2015 Jun; 10(6): e0131305.
  19. Hsu YH, Chen HJ, Shen SC, Tsai WC, Hsu CC, Kao CH*. Reduced stroke risk after parathyroidectomy in end-stage renal disease: a 13-year population-based cohort study. Medicine. 2015 Jun; 94(23): e936.
  20. Pan CC, Kung PT, Wang YH, Chang YC, Wang ST, Tsai WC*. Effects of multidisciplinary team care on the survival of patients with different stages of non-small cell lung cancer: a national cohort study. PLOS ONE. 2015 May; 10(5): e0126547.
  21. Hsu YH, Muo CH, Liu CY, Tsai WC, Hsu CC, Sung FC, Kao CH*. Hepatitis c virus infection increases the risk of developing peripheral arterial disease: a 9-year population-based cohort study. Journal of Hepatology. 2015 Mar; 62(3): 519-525.
  22. Wang IK, Li YF, Chen JH, Liang CC, Liu YL, Lin HH, Chang CT, Tsai WC, Yen ZH, Huang CC*. Icodextrin decreases technique failure and improves patient survival in peritoneal dialysis patients. Nephrology. 2015 Mar; 20(3): 161-167.
  23. Cheng JS, Tsai WC, Lin CL, Chen L, Lang HC, Hsieh HM, Shin SJ, Chen T, Huang CT, Hsu CC*. Trend and factors associated with healthcare use and costs in type 2 diabetes mellitus- a decade experience of a universal health insurance program. Medical Care. 2015 Feb; 53(2): 116-124.
  24. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Wang ST, Huang KH, Liu SA*. Beneficial impact of multidisciplinary team management on the survival in different stages of oral cavity cancer patients: results of a nationwide cohort study in Taiwan. Oral Oncology. 2015 Feb; 51(2): 105-111.
  25. Yen SM, Kung PT, Tsai WC*. Mammography usage with relevant factors among women with mental disabilities in Taiwan: a nationwide population-based study. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2015 Feb; 37: 182-188.
  26. Huang YY, Kung PT, Chiu LT, Tsai WC*. Related factors and incidence risk of acute myocardial infarction among the people with disability: a national population-based study. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2015 Jan; 36: 366-375.
  27. Wu CM, Kung PT, Li CI, Tsai WC*. The difference in medical utilization and associated factors between children and adolescents with and without autism spectrum disorders. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2015 Jan; 36: 78-86.
  28. Yen SM, Kung PT, Tsai WC*. Sociodemographic characteristics and health-related factors affecting the use of pap smear screening among with mental disabilities in Taiwan. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2015 Jan; 36: 491-497.
  29. Yen SM, Kung PT, Tsai WC*. Factors associated with free adult preventive health care utilization among physically disabled people in Taiwan: nationwide population-based study. BMC Health Services Research. 2014 Dec; 14(1): 610-619.
  30. Chen YR, Yang Y*, Wang SC, Chou WY, Chiu PF, Lin CY, Tsai WC, Chang JM, Chen TW, Ferng SH, Lin CL. Multidisciplinary care improves clinical outcome and reduces medical costs for pre-end-stage renal disease in Taiwan. Nephrology. 2014 Nov; 19(11): 699-707.
  31. Lai HT, Kung PT, Su HP, Tsai WC*. Examining related influential factors for dental calculus scaling utilization among people with disabilities in Taiwan, a nationwide population-based study. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2014 Sep; 35(9): 2231-2240.
  32. Lai HT, Kung PT, Tsai WC*. Factors influencing the mammography utilization among Taiwanese women with intellectual disabilities, a nationwide population-based study. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2014 Sep; 35(12): 3372-3378.
  33. Chiou SJ, Kung PT, Naessens JM, Huang KH, Chang YC, Wang YH, Tsai WC*. Do physicians with diabetes have differences in dialysis use and survival than other patients with diabetes? Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 2014 Sep; 105(3): 382-390.
  34. Yu HC#, Tsai WC#, Kung PT*. Does the pay-for-performance program reduce the emergency department visits for hypoglycemia in type 2 diabetic patients? Health Policy and Planning. 2014 Sep; 29(6): 732-741. (# Equal contribution)
  35. Wang SM, Kung PT, Wang YH, Huang KH, Tsai WC*. Effects of multidisciplinary care on utilization of emergency care for lung cancer patients. American Journal of Managed Care. 2014 Aug; 20(8): e353-e364.
  36. Huang HL, Kung PT, Chiu CF, Wang YH, Tsai WC*.Factors associated with lung cancer patients refusing treatment and their survival: a national cohort study under a universal health insurance in Taiwan. PLoS One. 2014 Jul; 9(7): e101731.
  37. Liu CY, Lin YN, Lin CL, Chang YJ, Hsu YH, Tsai WC#, Kao CH#*. Cardiologist service volume, percutaneous coronary intervention, and hospital level in relation to medical costs and mortality in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a nationwide study. QJM. 2014 Jul; 107(7): 557-564. (# Equal contribution)
  38. Yen SM, Kung PT, Chiu LT, Tsai WC*. Related factors and use of free preventive health services among adults with intellectual disabilities in Taiwan. BMC Health Services Research. 2014 Jun; 14: 248-257.
  39. Yen SM, Kung PT, Tsai WC*. The characteristics and relevant factors of pap smear test use for women with intellectual disabilities in Taiwan. BMC Health Services Research. 2014 Jun; 14(1): 240-247.
  40. Liu CY, Chen WT, Kung PT, Chiu CF, Wang YH, Shieh SH, Tsai WC*. Characteristics, survival, and related factors of newly diagnosed colorectal cancer patients refusing cancer treatment under a universal health insurance program. BMC Cancer. 2014 Jun; 14: 446-455.
  41. Chen YJ, Kung PT, Wang YH, Huang CC, Hsu SC, Tsai WC*, Hsu HC. Greater risk of hip fracture in hemodialysis than in peritoneal dialysis. Osteoporosis International. 2014 May; 25(5): 1513-1518.
  42. Chiang YY, Chen KB, Tsai TH, Tsai WC*. Lowered cancer risk with ACEIs/ARBs: a population-based cohort study. Journal of Clinical Hypertension. 2014 Jan; 16(1): 27-33.
  43. Hsu YH, Tsai WC#, Kung PT*#. Health examination utilization in the visually disabled population in Taiwan, a nationwide population-based study. BMC Health Services Research. 2013 Dec; 13: 509. (# Equal contribution)
  44. Huang HL, Li YC, Chou YC, Hsieh YW, Kuo F, Tsai WC*, Chai SK, Lin YJ, Kung PT, Chuang CJ. Effects of and satisfaction with short message service reminders for patient medication adherence: a randomized controlled study. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 2013 Nov; 13: 127.
  45. Wang IK, Kung PT, Kuo WY, Tsai WC*, Chang YC, Liang CC, Chang CT, Yeh HC, Wang SM, Chuang FR, Wang KY, Lin CY, Huang CC. Impact of dialysis modality on the survival of end-stage renal disease patients with or without cardiovascular disease. Journal of Nephrology. 2013 Mar; 26(2): 331-341.
  46. Hsu CC, Lee CH, Wahigvist ML, Huang HL, Chang HY, Chen L, Shih SF, Tsai WC, Chen T, Huang CT, Cheng JB*. Poverty increases type 2 diabetes incidence and inequality of care despite universal health coverage. Diabetes Care. 2012 Nov; 35(11): 2286-2292.
  47. Shieh SH*, Chen HC, Tsai WC, Kuo SY, Tsai YF, Lu CH. Impact of breast cancer patients’ awareness on attendance at screening. International Nursing Review. 2012 Sep; 59(3): 353-361.
  48. Wang YH, Kung PT, Tsai WC*, Tai CJ, Liu SA, Tsai MH. Effects of multidisciplinary care on the survival of patients with oral cavity cancer in Taiwan. Oral Oncology. 2012 Sep; 48(9): 803-810.
  49. Shieh SH, Probst JC, Sung FC, Tsai WC, Li YS, Chen CY*. Decreased survival among lung cancer patients with co-morbid tuberculosis and diabetes. BMC Cancer. 2012 May; 12(174): 1-8.
  50. Wang IK, Chang YC, Liang CC, Lin HH, Lin CC, Yen TH, Lin PC, Chou CY, Huang CC, Tsai WC, Chen JH*. Bacteremia in hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis patients. Internal Medicine. 2012 May; 51(9): 1015-1021.
  51. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Wang JY*. Disparities in the use of preventive health care among children with disabilities in Taiwan. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2012 Mar; 33(2): 324-333.
  52. Huang KH, Tsai WC#, Kung PT#*. The use of pap smear and its influencing factors among women with disabilities in Taiwan. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2012 Mar; 33(2): 307-314. (# Equal contribution)
  53. Chen SC, Tsai WC, Huang YT, Hsieh YC, Huang KH. A study on the inappropriate prescription of medications to treat hypertension in Taiwan. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2012 Feb; 31(1): 31-42. (in Chinese)
  54. Kung PT#, Tsai WC#, Li YH*. Determining factors for utilization of preventive health services among adults with disabilities in Taiwan. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2012 Jan; 33(1): 205-213. (# Equal contribution)
  55. Kung PT#, Tsai WC#, Chiou SJ*. The assessment of the likelihood of mammography usage with relevant factors among women with disabilities. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2012 Jan; 33(1): 136-143. (# Equal contribution)
  56. Lin YK, Chen CP, Tsai WC, Chiao YC, Lin YJ*. Cost-effectiveness of clinical pathway in coronary artery bypass surgery. Journal of Medical Systems. 2011 Apr; 35(2): 203-213.
  57. Lin JW, Tsai WC*, Tseng YC. Factors associated with parental acceptance of human papillomavirus vaccination for adolescents. Cheng Ching Medical Journal. 2011 Apr; 7(2): 38-50. (in Chinese)
  58. Lai CY, Tsai WC, Kung PT*, Cheng CY, Fang HY. Changes in quality of life at five-year follow-up and factors associated with receiving a thoracoscopic sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis patients. Cheng Ching Medical Journal. 2011 Apr; 7(2): 9-19. (in Chinese)
  59. Chen WH, Kung PT, Tsai WC*, Li YH, Tseng YC. Factors associated with the willingness of primary care physicians to implement the department global budget. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2011 Apr; 30(2): 150-164. (in Chinese)
  60. Weng RH, Kung PT, Tsai WC*, Chiang HH, Chiu LT. The use of fluoride varnish and its determining factors among children with disability in Taiwan. Research in Developmental Disabilities. 2011 Mar; 32(2): 583-592.
  61. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Khan, Claudia Campbell, Yang WT, Lee TF, Li YH*. Effects of pay-for-performance system on tuberculosis default cases control and treatment in Taiwan. Journal of Infection. 2010 Sep; 61(3): 235-243.
  62. Weng RH, Huang CY*, Tsai WC, Chang LY, Lee MY, Lin SE. Exploring the impact of mentoring functions on job satisfaction and organizational commitment of new staff nurses. BMC Health Services Research. 2010 Aug; 10(1): 240-248.
  63. Li YH, Tsai WC, Khan M, Yang WT, Lee TF, Wu YC, Kung PT*. The effects of pay-for-performance on tuberculosis treatment in Taiwan. Health Policy and Planning. 2010 Jul; 25(4): 334-341.
  64. Tsai WC*, Wang JJ, Syu KD, Kung PT. Factors associated with attitudes about risk among clinic physicians in central Taiwan. Cheng Ching Medical Journal. 2009 Oct; 5(4): 23-29. (in Chinese)
  65. Tsai WC, Yu CH, Huang KH, Shieh SH, Chen HS, Liao CH, Wu SB, Chan HC, Kung PT*. Helpfulness of insurance IC card to physicians’ diagnosis and the associated factors. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2009 Jun; 28(3): 205-217. (in Chinese)
  66. Chen FN, Lee PD, Hsieh CL, Lin CC, Chiang HM, Lin HW, Chu HH, Tsai WC, Hou YC, Hung BL*. Survey on adult behavior and medication of Chinese and western medicine-based on the outpatients of a medical center in mid-Taiwan. Journal of Integrated Chinese and Western Medicine. 2008 Dec; 10(2): 1-14.(in Chinese)
  67. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Weng RH*, Chang YH, Lee SY. Applying the SERVQUAL questionnaire to establish quality indicators for Chinese medicine. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2008 Aug; 27(4): 309-319. (in Chinese)
  68. Weng RH*, Huang CY, Huang JA, Tsai WC. Relationship between customer knowledge absorption capacity and performance of self-pay service development in Taiwanese hospitals. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2008 Jun; 27(3): 259-269. (in Chinese)
  69. Tsai WC, Kung PT*, Liao CH, Chang WL, Lin CC, Hsu NY, Lee CH. Feasibility of prisoners enrolling in national health insurance. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2008 Jun; 27(3): 198-213. (in Chinese)
  70. Yeh CC, Tasi WC*, Chung CT, Kung PT. Quality gap between patients and medical professionals for cardiac catheterization services. Journal of Healthcare Management. 2008 Mar; 9(1): 1-20. (in Chinese)
  71. Kung PT, Tsai WC*, Hu HY. Disease patterns and socioeconomic status associated with utilization of computed tomography in Taiwan, 1997-2003. Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 2008 Feb; 107(2): 145-155.
  72. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Chang WC. Influences of market competition on dental care utilization under the global budget payment system. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. 2007 Dec; 35(6): 459-464.
  73. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Chiang HH, Chang WC. Changes and factors associated with dentists' willingness to treat patients with severe disabilities. Health Policy. 2007 Oct; 83(2-3): 363-374.
  74. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Weng RH*. Applying perceived value choice model to analyze the factors associated with patients’ willingness to visit primary care clinics. Mid-Taiwan Journal of Medicine. 2007 Oct; 12(4): 220-229. (in Chinese)
  75. Hsu NY, Tsai WC, Kung PT*, Kuo WY, Chen CY, Lin CC. Analysis of the gap between expectations of service quality and satisfaction with services among inpatients with cancer. Mid-Taiwan Journal of Medicine. 2007 Oct; 12(4): 211-219. (in Chinese)
  76. Weng RH*, Chiu PS, Tsai WC, Huang CY. Using knowledge-based view to explore the impact of alliance network diversity on organizational innovation in hospitals. Journal of Management. 2007 Oct; 24(5): 485-513. (in Chinese)
  77. Weng RH*, Huang CY, Huang JA, Tsai WC. Analyzing the impact of alliance pattern, partner industry, and partner location of an alliance network on hospital innovation in Taiwan. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2007 Oct; 26(5): 371-385. (in Chinese)
  78. Wu MW, Chang CC, Tsai WC. Study on the risk of suicide died cases with strong acid & alkali liquor. Bulletin on Hung Kuang Institute of Technology. 2007 May; 50: 23-31. (in Chinese)
  79. Tsai WC, Chen HS, Kung PT, Wu HB, Yang CL. Willingness of primary care physicians toward implementation of a quality report card program and associated factors. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2007 Apr; 26(2): 149-160. (in Chinese)
  80. Chen CH, Tsai WC, Chang WC. Evaluation of nursing manpower allocation in a nursing home. The Journal of Nursing Research. 2007 Mar; 15(1): 33-42.
  81. Kung PT, Lu CH, Tsai WC*. Willingness of clinic physicians to approve prescription refills for chronic diseases. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2007 Feb; 26(1): 26-37. (in Chinese)
  82. Liu SA, Wong YK, Lin JC, Tung KC, Tsai WC*. Impact of recurrence interval on survival of oral cavity squamous cell carcinoma patients after local relapse. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 2007 Jan; 136(1): 112-118.
  83. Liu SA, Tsai WC, Wong YK, Lin JC, Poon CK, Chao SY, Hsiao YL, Chan MY, Wang CC, Wang CP. Nutritional factors and survival of patients with oral cancer. Head and Neck- Journal for the Sciences and Specialties of the Head and Neck. 2006 Nov; 28(11): 998-1007.
  84. Wong YK, Tsai WC, Lin JC, Poon CK, Chao SY, Hsiao YL, Chan MY, Cheng CS, Wang CC, Wang CP. Socio-demographic factors in the prognosis of oral cancer patients. Oral Oncology. 2006 Oct; 42(9): 893-906.
  85. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Yang CL, Li YH, Lin SC. Accessibility to and satisfaction with healthcare by rural area residents. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2006 Oct; 25(5): 394-404. (in Chinese)
  86. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Hu HY, Ho CS, Lin DJ, Hsieh CL, Teng YL, Chen CC, Wu JF, Chiang CY. Effects of a tobacco prevention education program on adolescents’ knowledge of and attitudes towards smoking. Mid-Taiwan Journal of Medicine. 2005 Dec; 10(4): 171-180.
  87. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Yang CL, Chiang YJ. Utilizations of CT and MRI and the factors associated with expenditure. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2005 Dec; 24(6): 529-538. (in Chinese)
  88. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Yang CL, Chiang YJ. The trend of utilizations of high-tech medical instruments in Taiwan- 1998-2001. Journal of Healthcare Management. 2005 Dec; 6(4): 446-460. (in Chinese)
  89. Liu SA, Lin HY, Tsai WC, Chang KM. Associated factors to predict outcomes of uvulopharyngopalatoplasty plus genioglossal advancement for obstructive sleep apnea. Laryngoscope. 2005 Nov; 115(11): 2046-2050.
  90. Chang YH*, Lin JG, Tsai WC, Lin BY. The development status of acupuncture in USA. Journal of Chinese Medical Association of Acupuncture. 2005 Nov, (1): 141-9. (in Chinese)
  91. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Weng RH, Kao WY. Applying the balanced scorecard to establish the performance indicators for public hospitals. Hospital. 2005 Oct; 38(5): 44-59. (in Chinese)
  92. Hu HW, Tsai WC*, Kung PT. Factors affecting the failed treatment for tuberculosis patients. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2005 Aug; 24(4): 348-359. (in Chinese)
  93. Yang WH, Shih SP, Lin CC, Tsai WC, Hu SW, Chou YY. The study of the consumer behavior of the new myopia operation- a case study of laser assisted in situ keratomileusis. Journal of Healthcare Management. 2005 Mar; 6(1): 55-71. (in Chinese)
  94. Kung PT, Tsai WC*, Yaung CL, Liao KP. Determinants of computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging utilization in Taiwan. International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care. 2005 Jan; 21(1): 81-88.
  95. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Weng RH, Shih HY. Analysis of service quality gaps between primary care physicians and patients. Journal of Healthcare Management. 2004 Dec; 5(4): 385-402. (in Chinese)
  96. Tsai WC, Su YC, Chang WC, Kung PT, Lin YH. Quality of life after medical treatment for breast cancer patients. Hospital. 2004 Dec; 37(6): 56-72. (in Chinese)
  97. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Chiang YJ. Relationship between malpractice claims and medical care quality. International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance. 2004 Nov; 17(7): 394-400.
  98. Huang JA, Lai CS, Tsai WC, Weng RH, Hu WH, Yang DY. Determining factors of patient satisfaction for frequent users of emergency services in a medical center. Journal of Chinese Medical Association. 2004 Aug; 67(8): 403-410.
  99. Tsai WC*, Kung PT, Liao KP. The impact of physician supply on the utilization of ambulatory care under the national health insurance. Mid-Taiwan Journal of Medicine. 2004 Mar; 9(1): 27-37.
  100. Tsai WC, Kung PT, Hsu YH, Liao KP. Patient satisfactions of hemodialysis care in different operation- type health care organizations. Journal of Healthcare Management. 2004 Mar; 5(1): 101-119. (in Chinese)
  101. Tsai WC, Kung PT. Consumers’ assessment of clinic services and its affecting factors. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2003 Jun; 22(3): 181-193. (in Chinese)
  102. Huang JA, Tsai WC, Chen YC, Hu WH, Yang DY. Factors associated with frequent use of emergency services in a medical center. Journal of the Formosan Medical Association. 2003 Apr; 102(4): 222-228.
  103. Pai JY, Tsai TP, Tsai WC, Chen YC, Chou MJ. The study on the cost driver of registration fee of health care organization. Hospital. 2003 Apr; 36(2): 50-65.
  104. Juang JA, Weng RH, Tsai WC, Hu WH, Yang DY. An analysis of emergency department utilization by elderly patients under national health insurance. Kaohsiung Journal of Medical Sciences. 2003 Mar; 19(3): 113-120.
  105. Wu F, Lin JR, Tsai WC. Decision support system for the analysis of hospital operation indicators. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 2002 Nov; 980: 298-305.
  106. Chang WC, Tsai WC, Ling CC. Physician experience affects costs and clinical outcomes in laparoscopy-assisted vaginal hysterectomy. International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics. 2002 Oct; 79(1): 39-41.
  107. Khan MM, Tsai WC*, Kung PT. Biased enrollment of Medicare beneficiaries in HMO plans: implications for Medicare costs. Journal of Health Care Finance. 2002 Jul; 28(4): 43-57.
  108. Tsai WC, Lin ST, Hu SW. The impacts of rising registration fee to hospital cost profit. Hospital. 2002 Apr; 35(2): 36-50. (in Chinese)
  109. Tsai WC, Lee PH, Kung PT, Chen LS. Factors associated with clinics not participating in the national health insurance. Journal of Healthcare Management. 2002 Mar; 3(1): 90-106. (in Chinese)
  110. Tsai WC, Chiu SH, Kung PT, Chen LS. Study of insured patients choosing to visit non-NHI-contracted clinics and the factors related to this behavior. The Journal of Health Science. 2002 Jan; 4(1): 15-30. (in Chinese)
  111. Tsai WC, Kung PT. Relationship between Chinese medical utilization and growth of physicians. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2001 Dec; 20(6): 463-474. (in Chinese)
  112. Tsai WC, Chen LS, Kung PT. Factors associated with delay to visit physicians among the foreign laborer in Taiwan. Taiwan Journal of Public Health. 2001 Jul; 28(2): 109-122. (in Chinese)

Research Grants (As a PI or CPI)

  1. Comparisons of cancer screening used, cancer stage, and survival between the disabled people and general population: the examples of breast cancer, cervical cancer, and colorectal cancer. MOST 105-2410-H-468 -017, Ministry of Science and Technology, 2016.8.01~2017.7.31
  2. Survival and cost effectiveness analysis for prostate cancer patients, gastric cancer patients, and esophageal cancer patients. MOST 105-2410-H-039-006, Ministry of Science and Technology, 2016.8.01~2017.7.31
  3. Evaluating effectiveness of health policies. CMU105-ASIA-16, China Medical University, 2016.8.01~2017.7.31
  4. Relative factors and continuity of using adult physical health examination in the middle-aged people. 105-2815-C-039-076-H, China Medical University, 2016.8.01~2017.2.28
  5. Investigating health status of government employees in Taiwan. MOHW105-HPA-M-124-000407, Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2016.6.13~2017.9.29
  6. Applying qualitative research method to investigate the relative factors for people who did not participate in cancer screening, and for people who got positive test results of cancer screening but did not identify cancer status, and develop the feasible suggestions. MOHW105-HPA-M-114-114502, Health Promotion Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2016.1.1~2016.12.31
  7. Development and implementation for elder collaborative & smart community. MOST104-2218-E-194-007-MY3, Ministry of Science and Technology, 2015.10.1~2016.9.30
  8. The Impact of multidiscipline team care on cancer patients’ disease-free survival and its cost effectiveness analysis. CMU104-S-27, China Medical University, 2015.11.11~2016.7.31
  9. Effects of different interval from diagnosis to treatment on survival and associated factors in cancer patients. MOST104-2410-H-039-002, Ministry of Science and Technology, 2015.8.1~2016.7.31
  10. Health policy research. CMU103-ASIA-23, China Medical University, 2015.8.1~2016.7.31
  11. Incidence risk and survival of stroke among the disabled People. MOST104-2410-H-468-014, Ministry of Science and Technology, 2015.8.1~2016.7.31
  12. Service quality and effectiveness of group B streptococci screening for pregnant women in Taiwan. MOHW104-HPA-H-114-122202, Health Promotion Administration, 2015.4.17~2016.4.16
  13. Quality and effectiveness of group b streptococci screening for pregnant women in Taiwan (2/2). F1020901-1041, Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2015.4.17~2016.4.16
  14. The impact of pay for performance on incidence risk of septicemia in diabetes patients. CMU103-S-17, China Medical University, 2014.11.4~2015.7.31
  15. The risk of obesity-related diseases and health care cost assessment. B1030721, Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2014.10.7~2015.12.31
  16. Impact of hospital nursing staff turnover rate and nurse-to-patient ratios on quality of inpatient care. MOST103-2410-H468-024, Ministry of Science and Technology, 2014.8.1~2015.7.31
  17. Health policy research. CMU102-ASIA-12, China Medical University, 2014.8.1~2015.7.31
  18. The cost effectiveness and evaluation of disease management of chronic kidney disease and high-risk population (3/3). MOHW103-HPA-H-114-133105, Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2014.2.13~2014.12.31
  19. Quality and effectiveness of group b streptococci screening for pregnant women in Taiwan (1/2). MOHW103-HPA-H-114-112201, Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2014.1.1~2014.12.31
  20. Is an innovative employee a good employee? The integration of customer’s and manager’s perspectives (3/3). NSC100-2410-H041-007-SS3, National Science Council, 2013.8.1~2014.7.31
  21. Study on compliance behavior and potentially inappropriate medication in gout patients. NSC102-2410-H039-003, National Science Council, 2013.8.1~2014.7.31
  22. The impact of socioeconomic status on incidence, stage of diagnosis, and survival under universal health coverage. NSC102-2410-H468-012, National Science Council, 2013.8.1~2014.7.31
  23. Health policy research. CMU101-ASIA-14, China Medical University, 2013.6.1~2014.5.31
  24. Assessment of the effectiveness of the integrated delivery system with a prospective payment demonstration program for ventilator-dependent patients. DOH102-NH-9009, National Health Insurance Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2013.5.14~2014.5.13
  25. The impact of income on incidence risk of cancer. NSC102-2815-C-039-004-H, National Science Council, 2013.7.1~2014.2.28
  26. Exploring the reasons of non-treatment for cancer patients. DOH102-HP-1501, Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2013.8.1~2013.12.31
  27. Exploring biosignatures for urothelial carcinoma. BM102021124, Academia Sinica, 2013.3.26~2013.12.31
  28. The comparison of related drugs payment policies between Taiwan and other countries. DOH102-NH-9008, Ministry of Health and Welfare, 2013.4.13~2013.11.15
  29. Is an innovative employee a good employee? The integration of customer’s and manager’s perspectives (2/3). NSC100-2410-H041-007-SS3, National Science Council, 2012.8.1~2013.7.31
  30. Effects of the multidisciplinary care on different stages of cancer patients. NSC101-2410-H468-011, National Science Council, 2012.8.1~2013.7.31
  31. Factors associated with participation status of pay for performance program and continuing care and differences in care outcomes (2/2). NSC101-2410-H-039-002-MY2, National Science Council, 2013.8.1 ~2014.7.31
  32. Building marketing strategies of medical tourism. Institute for Information Industry, 2012.12.1~2013.6.20
  33. Factors associated with participation status of pay for performance program and continuing care and differences in care outcomes (1/2). NSC101-2410-H-039-002-MY2, National Science Council, 2012.8.1~2013.7.31
  34. Exploring the reasons of cancer patients not receiving treatment under national health insurance (2/2). DOH102-HP-1501, Bureau of Health Promotion, Department of Health, R.O.C., 2013.1.1~2013.12.31
  35. Comparisons of drugs payment policies between Taiwan and other countries. DOH-101-NH-9005, Department of Health, 2012.5.8~2012.11.15
  36. Survey of physical, psychological, and social status for cancer survivors. DOH101-HP-1504, Bureau of Health Promotion, Department of Health, R.O.C., 2012.1.1~2012.12.31
  37. Exploring the reasons of non-treatment for cancer patients under national health insurance (1/2). DOH102-HP-1501, Bureau of Health Promotion, Department of Health, R.O.C., 2012.1.1~2012.12.31
  38. The impact of pay for performance on the incidence of tuberculosis among diabetes patients. CMU99-ASIA-19, China Medical University and Asia University, 2011.4.1~2012.3.31
  39. Comparison of the relative risk of different dialysis modalities in septicemia and the risk factors. CMU99-ASIA-18, China Medical University and Asia University, 2011.4.1~2012.3.31
  40. Study on the relationship between inappropriate prescribing of anticholinergic agents and adverse outcomes in the elderly in Taiwan. CMU100-TC-13, China Medical University, 2011.10.20 ~2012.6.19
  41. The impact of case payments and DRGs payments on operation anesthesia patterns and anesthesia expenditures (2/2). NSC99-2410-H-039-001-MY2, National Science Council, 2011.8.1~2012.7.31
  42. Factor associated with re-amputation of the lower limbs for diabetes patients. CMU100-SR-14, China Medical University, 2011.8.1~2012.2.29
  43. The impact of pay for performance on re-amputation of the lower limbs for diabetes patients. NSC100-2815-C-039-016-H, National Science Council, 2011.7.1~2012.2.29
  44. The study of physician behavior on prescribing pattern and inappropriate prescriptions in treating chronic illness (3/3). NSC98-2410-H-039-005-MY3, National Science Council, 2011.8.1~2012.7.31
  45. Relative risk of depression in the different modalities of dialysis. CMU99-ASIA-18, China Medical University 2011.4.1~2012.3.31
  46. Relative risk of the end-stage renal disease in diabetes patients among western medicine physicians and Chinese medicine physicians. CMU99-ASIA-18, China Medical University, 2011.4.1~2012.3.31
  47. Study on medical payments for chronic kidney disease and kidney transplant systems. DOH100-HP-1105, Bureau of Health Promotion, 2011.3.1~2011.8.31
  48. Study on medical payments for chronic kidney disease and kidney transplant systems. DOH99-HP-1109, Bureau of Health Promotion, 2010.9.1~2011.2.28
  49. Impact of chronic liver disease on survival of new ESRD patients. CMU99-S-47, China Medical University, 2010.8.1~2011.7.31
  50. Adverse outcomes and potentially inappropriate prescribing in the elderly with chronic diseases in Taiwan. CMU99-TC-20, China Medical University, 2010.8.1~2011.7.31
  51. The study of physician behavior on prescribing pattern and inappropriate prescriptions in treating chronic illness (2/3). NSC98-2410-H-039-005-MY3, National Science Council, 2010.8.1~2011.7.31
  52. The impact of case payments and DRGs payments on operation anesthesia patterns and anesthesia expenditures (1/2). NSC99-2410-H-039-001-MY2, National Science Council, 2010.8.1~2011.7.31
  53. Factors associated with death among tuberculosis patients in Taiwan. NSC99-2410-H-040-004, National Science Council, 2010.8.1~2011.7.31
  54. Development and test of innovation leadership theory for nurses- the role of relationship quality and organizational climate. NSC99-2410-H-041-004, National Science Council, 2010.8.1~2011.7.31
  55. The impact of mentoring function on employee innovative behavior- the qualitative analysis. NSC99-2410-H-366-002, National Science Council, 2010.8.1~2011.7.31
  56. The quality evaluation study of prescribing pattern and inappropriate prescription in treating hypertension. DOH99-NH-1010, Department of Health, 2010.5.18~2010.11.17
  57. Exploring the health care utilization and health status for income disadvantaged people. DOH99-HS-1001, Department of Health, 2010.4.16~2010.11.15
  58. The impact of metabolic syndrome on the patients of hepatitis to occur liver cirrhosis or liver cancer. CMU98-ASIA-13, China Medical University, 2010.2.1~2011.1.31
  59. The impact of multidisciplinary cancer treatment on survival time for cancer patient. CMU98-asia-13, China Medical University, 2010.2.1~2011.1.31
  60. Research on health policy of Taichung city. 981222-5, Public Health Bureau, Taichung City, 2010.1.1~2010.4.30
  61. Developing operation strategies for hospitals affiliated to department of health in Taichung. 99MID-13, Department of Health, 2010.1.1~2010.12.31
  62. Applying the evaluation model of effectiveness to the integration program of medical resources in central Taiwan. 99MID-23, Department of Health, 2010.1.1~2010.12.31
  63. Study on medical payments for chronic kidney disease and kidney transplantation system. DOH98-HP-1113, Department of Health, 2009.12.4~2010.8.31
  64. Construct shared-care system and establish the management model of chronic kidney disease patients. DOH98-HP-1112, Department of Health, 2009.12.4~2010.8.31
  65. Disabled people's utilization of prevention examinations and the associated factors. 9805006A, Department of Health, 2009.8.12~2010.8.11
  66. The impact of pay for performance on incidence of amputation among diabetes patients: 1997-2006. 098511B*, China Medical University, 2009.8.1~2010.2.28
  67. The study of physician behavior on prescribing pattern and inappropriate prescriptions in treating chronic illness (1/3). NSC98-2410-H039-005-MY3, National Science Council, 2009.8.1~2010.7.31
  68. Comparing the effectiveness of health care for preventable hospitalizations, hemodialysis, and cancers in urban and rural residents. NSC98-2410-H-039-004, National Science Council, 2009.8.1~2010.7.31
  69. Trend, causes and utilization of emergency care for cancer patients and the associated factors- 1997-2008. NSC98-2410-H-468-015-MY2, National Science Council, 2009.8.1~2010.7.31
  70. Incidence and prevalence of amputation among diabetes patients: 1997-2006. NSC98-2815-C-039-011-H, National Science Council, 2009.7.1~2010.2.28
  71. Factors associated with physicians’ prescription behaviors for using brand-name drugs or generic drugs. DOH98-TD-D-113-098008, Department of Health, 2009.3.1~2010.2.28
  72. Trend, causes, and utilization of emergency care for cancer patients and the associated factors: 1997-2007: The use of emergency services and its determining factors among cancer patients in Taiwan. CMU97-325, China Medical University, 2009.1.1~2010.3.31
  73. Establishing evaluation model of effectiveness of the consultation program for medical resource areas. 98MID-18, Department of Health, 2009.1.1~2009.12.31
  74. The use of emergency services and its determining factors among cancer patients in Taiwan: 1997-2007. ACU97-08-H02, China Medical University, 2009.1.1~2010.3.31
  75. Construct shared-care system and establish the management model of chronic kidney disease patients. DOH97-HP-1103, Bureau of Health Promotion, Department of Health, R.O.C., 2008.11.4~2009.11.30
  76. Treatment effects and quality of life in different modalities of dialysis. DOH97-HP-1103, Bureau of Health Promotion, 2009.11.1~2010.11.30
  77. Mobile intelligent personal medication management platform. NSC97-3114-E-010, National Science Council, 2008.11.1~2009.10.31
  78. Treatment effects and quality of life in different modalities of dialysis. DOH97-HP-1103, Bureau of Health Promotion, 2008.10.6~2009.11.30
  79. Study on medical payments for chronic kidney disease and kidney transplant systems. DOH97-HP-1104, Bureau of Health Promotion, 2008.10.6~2009.11.30
  80. Effects of pay-for-performance system on tuberculosis default cases control and treatment in Taiwan. CMU97-178, China Medical University, 2008.8.1~2009.7.31
  81. Analysis of DM prescribing pattern and inappropriate prescriptions in the different dispensing sites for the NHI contracted clinics. NSC97-2410-H039-001, National Science Council, 2008.8.1~2009.7.31
  82. Patient satisfaction of discharged cancer patients. S1-2, Ministry of Education, 2008.8.1~2009.7.31
  83. The impact of global budgeting system on medical care markets. DOH97-NH-1009, Department of Health, 2008.7.28~2009.7.27
  84. Changes in medical utilization for the insured before and after becoming near-poverty beneficiaries. DOH97-NH-1001. Bureau of National Health Insurance. 2008.5.23~2009.5.22
  85. Evaluation of professional competence and continuing education of the midwives in Taiwan. DOH97-096322B8, Department of Health, 2008.5.1~2008.11.30
  86. The influence of wage structure and fringe benefit policy of nurses on nurse manpower supply. DOH97-TD-M-113-96012, Department of Health, 2008.3.1~2009.2.28
  87. Effectiveness of medical professionals development program for aboriginal and islet districts and the predictions of the demand of medical manpower. DOH97-TD-M-113-97030, Department of Health, 2008.3.1~2009.2.28
  88. Exploring the quality and the cost-effectiveness of adult health examination. DOH97-HP-2103, Department of Health, 2008.1.28~2008.12.1
  89. Evaluation of effectiveness of the hospice palliative shared care program. DOH97-HP-1503, Department of Health, 2008.1.1~2008.12.31
  90. Evaluating performance of integrating medical resources among central Taiwan. 97MID-13, Department of Health, 2008.1.1~2008.12.13
  91. Evaluation of the effectiveness of prenatal examinations in Taiwan. DOH96-HP-1211, Bureau of Health Promotion, Department of Health, 2007.12.5~2008.12.4
  92. Evaluation of the effectiveness of prenatal examinations in Taiwan. DOH96-HP-1211, Department of Health, 2007.12.5~2008.12.4
  93. People's perception, reliability and utilization of Chinese medicine and its associated factors. CCMP96-RD-038, Department of Health, 2007.8.17~2007.12.31
  94. Evaluating patient satisfaction of discharged cancer patients. CMU-96-S1-5-B, Ministry of Education, 2007.8.1~2008.7.31
  95. Evaluating effectiveness of directly observed treatment for tuberculosis patients in prisons and the affecting factors. NSC96-2314-B468-001, National Science Council, 2007.8.1~2008.7.31
  96. Factors associated with utilization of radioactive isotope in medical care: 1997-2005. 96-2815-C-039-006-H, China Medical University, 2007.8.1~2008.2.29
  97. Factors associated with utilization of screening for peripheral arterial disease: 1997-2005. NSC96-2815-C-039-007-H, National Science Council, 2007.8.1~2008.2.29
  98. Exploring the health care utilization and health status for income disadvantaged people. DOH99-HS-1001, Department of Health, 2007.1.1~2008.12.31.
  99. The Impact of nurses’ professional training system after graduation on decreasing the turnover rate for new nurses. Bureau of Nursing and Health Services Development, Department of Health, 2007.4.1~2007.11.30
  100. The Influence of wage structure and fringe benefit policy of nurses on nurse manpower supply (1/2). DOH96-TD-M-113-052, Department of Health, 2007.3.1~2008.2.28
  101. Evaluation of effectiveness of the hospice palliative shared care program. DOH96-HP-1502, Bureau of Health Promotion, Department of Health, 2007.1.1~2008.12.31
  102. Exploring the quality and the cost-effectiveness of adult health examination. DOH96-HP-1103, Bureau of Health Promotion, Department of Health, 2007.1.1~2008.12.31
  103. The trend of utilization of catheterization and related factors- 1997-2005. CMU95-081, China Medical University, 2006.8.1~2007.7.31
  104. The effects of pay-for-performance system on tuberculosis control and treatment in Taiwan. NSC95-2314-B-039-026, National Science Council, 2006.8.1~2007.7.31
  105. The effects of global budget to the utilization of high-tech medical instruments. NSC95-2314-B-468-003, National Science Council, 2006.8.1~2007.7.31
  106. Evaluation of the utilization of catheterization and related factors- year 1997 to 2004 for example. 95-2815-C-039-004-H, National Science Council, 2006.8.1~2007.2.28
  107. Evaluation of the utilization of linear accelerator teletherapy and related factors- year 1997 to 2004 for example. 95-2815-C-039-003-H, National Science Council, 2006.8.1~2007.2.28
  108. Evaluating the effectiveness of the implementation of IC card for national health insurance. DOH95-NH-1003, Bureau of National Health Insurance, 2006.6.29~2007.6.30
  109. Establishment of physician manpower distribution indicators in Taiwan. 95B3164, Bureau of Medical Affairs, Department of Health, 2006.5.9~2007.12.31
  110. The effects of combining advanced and new nurses instructor system on decreasing turnover rate. 95M8011, Bureau of Nursing and Health Services Development, 2006.4.14~2006.11.30
  111. The effects of customer knowledge capability and relational capability on the performance of new product development in hospitals: an empirical study on self-pay treatment services. NSC95-2416-H-041-003, National Science Council, 2006.11.1~2007.7.31
  112. Applying service quality gap theory to evaluate the service quality for Chinese medicine. CCMP95-RD-003, Committee on Chinese Medicine and Pharmacy, Department of Health, 2006.1.17~2006.12.31
  113. Construct and assess the medical care model in remote areas. DOH95-TD-M-113-003, Department of Health, 2006.1.1~2006.12.31
  114. The investigation of tuberculosis patients in long-term care institutes and correctional institutes in Taiwan. DOH95-DC-1012, Centers for Disease Control, R.O.C., 2006.1.1~2006.12.31
  115. Patient needs assessment of tuberculosis in aborigines. DOH95-DC-1011, Centers for Disease Control, R.O.C., 2006.1.1~2006.12.31
  116. The effects of cancer patient treatment planning and consultation fee on the quality of cancer treatments. DOH95-HP-1502. Bureau of Health Promotion, Department of Health, 2006.1.1~2006.12.31
  117. Health care needs assessment in prison (3/3). DOH95-TD-M-113-001, Department of Health, 2006.1.1~2006.12.31
  118. Applying RFID on medical facilities to increase quality of patients’ care. DOH-95-, Center Medication Information Network, 2006.1.1~2006.12.31
  119. Factors associated with the cesarean sections of foreign women in Taiwan. CMU94-099, China Medical University, 2005.8.1~2006.7.31
  120. Applying IPA method to explore the perceived importance and satisfaction of medical care services for the disabled patients. NSC94-2614-B-039-001, National Science Council, 2005.8.1~2006.7.31
  121. The factors associated with utilization of high-tech medical care- the example of ESWL. NSC94-2314-B-468-002, National Science Council, 2005.8.1~2006.7.31
  122. Evaluation of implementation of quality report cards for primary care clinics under global budget system. DOH94-NH-1010, Bureau of National Health Insurance, 2005.7.1~2006.6.30
  123. The study of “improving the ability of against natural calamities in Taichung county”. NCDR-94, National Disaster Prevention and Protection Commission, R.O.C., 2005.3.1~2005.12.31
  124. Evaluation of the needs of medical care in rural areas after a disaster and establishment and assessment of the command systems for emergency care. DOH93-TD-H-113-017, Department of Health, 2005.10.1~2006.9.30
  125. The usage of RFID in emergency rescue system: system integration and simulation. DOH94-TD-H113-005, Department of Health, 2005.1.1~2006.12.31
  126. Construct and assess the medical care model in remote areas. DOH94-TD-M-113-006, Department of Health, 2005.1.1~2005.12.31
  127. The improving programs of tuberculosis preventions and treatments for particular groups. DOH94-DC-1026, Centers for Disease Control, R.O.C., 2005.1.1~2005.12.31
  128. Evaluation of the impact of health insurance quality payment programs on tuberculosis preventions and treatments. DOH94-DC-1021, Centers for Disease Control, R.O.C., 2005.1.1~2005.12.31
  129. The demand of physician manpower in the rural areas and its affecting factors. DOH94, Bureau of Medical Affairs, Department of Health, 2005.1.1~2005.12.31
  130. Factors associated with physicians, releasing chronic diseases, refill prescription and establishing the feasible releasing mechanisms. DOH-94-TD-D-113-015, Department of Health, 2005.1.1~2005.12.31
  131. Health care needs assessment in prison (2/3). DOH94-TD-M-113-001, Department of Health, 2005.1.1~2005.12.31
  132. Applying service quality gap theory to establish the quality indicators and evaluate the service quality for dentist. Taichung Armed Forces General Hospital, 2005.1.1~2005.12.31
  133. Investigation of cancer patients’ satisfaction for medical care. DOH94-HP-1505, Bureau of Health Promotion, 2005.1.1~2005.12.31
  134. The construction of critical performance index and system development for the medicine audit of patient's security through the introduction of radio frequency identification (RFID). DOH93-TD-M-113-046-(2), Department of Health, 2004.8.1~2005.7.31
  135. Evaluation of dental care services for the disabled and analysis of its utilization (2/2). NSC93-2614-B-039-001, National Science Council, 2004.8.1~2005.7.31
  136. The impact of disease pattern and income on the utilization of CT and MRI. CMU93-HSMG-02, China Medical University, 2004.8.1~2005.7.31
  137. Feasibility of implementation of quality report cards for primary care clinics. DOH93-NH-1011, Bureau of National Health Insurance, 2004.7.1~2005.6.30
  138. Establishing emergency medical service for large-scale activities. Health Bureau, Nantou County Government. 2004.7.1~2004.12.31
  139. Exploring the organization orientation and organization restructure of the committee on Chinese medicine and pharmacy "CCMP". CCMP93-RD-068, Committee on Chinese Medicine and Pharmacy, Department of Health, 2004.6.11~2004.12.31
  140. Impact of tobacco control programs on the adolescents’ tobacco control knowledge, attitude, and behaviors- the example of junior high school students in Taichung. Public Health Bureau, Taichung City, Taiwan, 2004.6.1~2004.12.31
  141. The demand of physician manpower in the rural areas and its affecting factors. DOH93, Bureau of Medical Affairs, 2004.5.1~2004.12.31
  142. Appling service quality gap theory to establish the quality indicators and evaluate the service quality for Chinese medicine. CCMP93-RD-016, Committee on Chinese Medicine and Pharmacy, Department of Health, Executive Yuan, R.O.C., 2004.3.23~2004.12.31
  143. Evaluation of the needs of medical care in rural areas after a disaster and establishment and assessment of the command systems for emergency care. DOH93-TD-H-113-017, Department of Health, 2004.12.3~2005.9.30
  144. Construct and assess the medical care model in remote areas. DOH93-TD-M-113-035, Department of Health, 2004.1.1~2004.12.31
  145. Health care needs assessment in prison (1/3). DOH93-TD-M-113-004, Department of Health, 2004.1.1~2004.12.31
  146. Relative risk of diabetes mellitus for tuberculosis and investigation of the needs of diabetics with a complication of tuberculosis. DOH93-DC-1013, Centers for Disease Control, 2004.1.1~2004.12.31
  147. Evaluation of dental care services for the disabled and analysis of its utilization (1/2). NSC92-2614-B-039-002, National Science Council, 2003.8.1~2004.7.31
  148. Quality gaps analysis of clinic-based primary care services. CMU92-HSMG-02, China Medical University, 2003.8.1~2004.7.31
  149. The impact of market competition on dentists' medical care behaviors under global budget payment. NSC92-2320-B-468-002, National Science Council, 2003.8.1~2004.7.31
  150. Feasible capitation programs under global budget payment systems. DOH92-CA-1001, Health Care Cost Arbitration Committee, Department of Health, R.O.C., 2003.6.1~2004.5.31
  151. The key factors of complete treatment for the tuberculosis patients. DOH92-DC-1109, Centers for Disease Control, 2003.3.17~2003.12.31
  152. Planning of against natural calamities for central Taiwan. NSC92-2625-Z492-003, National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction, 2003.12.1~2004.12.31
  153. Factors associated with incomplete treatment for the tuberculosis patients. DOH92-DC-1038, Centers for Disease Control, R.O.C., 2003.1.1~2003.12.31
  154. Creation and evaluation of operational performance indicators for public hospitals in Taiwan. DOH92-TD-1049, Science and Technology Unit, Department of Health, Executive Yuan, R.O.C., 2003.1.1~2003.12.31
  155. Set up the monitoring system of emergency and critical care quality post global budgeting. DOH92-TD-1048, Department of Health, 2003.1.1~2003.12.31
  156. Creating and evaluating the quality indicators of environment of medical care for the disabled in Taiwan (II). NSC91-2614-B-039-M47, National Science Council, 2002.8.1~2003.7.31
  157. The impact of the global budget payment system on dental care utilization. NSC91-2320-B-468-001, National Science Council, 2002.8.1~2003.7.31.
  158. A study of market segmentation on nursing homes. CMC91-HSMG-02, China Medical University, 2002.8.1~2003.7.31
  159. The density of advanced technology utilization and its expenditure containment. DOH91-HS-1001, Department of Health, Executive Yuan, R.O.C., 2002.7.1~2003.6.31
  160. Performance indicators of global budget payment systems for primary care services. DOH91-CA-1002, Health Care Cost Arbitration Committee, Department of Health, 2002.6.10~2003.6.9
  161. Evaluation of NHI medical care improvement program for tuberculosis patients. DOH91-NH-1020, Bureau of National Health Insurance, 2002.11.1~2003.10.31
  162. Creating and evaluating the quality indicators of environment of medical care for the disabled in Taiwan (I). NSC90-2614-B-039-M47, National Science Council, 2001.8.1~2002.7.31
  163. The relationship between supplier-induced-demand and the growth of Chinese medicine outpatient care expenditures. CMC90-HSMR-02, China Medical University, 2001.8.1~2002.7.31
  164. A study of deductible, medical expenditure and related factors for cancer patients. CMCH-DMR-90116, China Medical University Hospital, 2001.8.1~2002.7.31
  165. A study of the factors influencing hemodialysis expenditures and its quality. NSC90-2614-B-039-002, National Science Council, 2001.8.1~2002.7.31
  166. A study of the factors influencing multi-utilization of emergency services for patients. TCVGH-91-7206A, Veterans Affairs Commissions, 2001.8.1~2002.7.31
  167. A study of people’s willingness to visit clinic physicians and clinic physician’s self-evaluation for their health service. DOH90-HS-1001, Committee of Inspector, Department of Health, Executive Yuan, R.O.C., 2001.7.1~2002.6.30
  168. Human resources evaluating and cost analysis for institutional care. DOH90-15, Central Branch, Department of Health, 2001.3.15~2002.3.15
  169. Cost-effectiveness analysis of hypertension screening in outpatient services- example of stroke prevention. TCVGH-90-7201A, Veterans Affairs Commission, Executive Yuan, 2001.1.1~2001.12.31
  170. The effect of supplier-induced demand on the outpatient care expenditures. NSC89-2314-B-039-036, National Science Council, 2000.8.1~2001.7.31
  171. Evaluate the impact of improving health care quality on decrease in malpractice cases. CMC89-HSM-01, China Medical University, 2000.8.1~2001.7.31
  172. Factors associated with patients’ choice between NHI-contracted clinics and non-NHI-contracted clinics. CMC88-HSM-01, China Medical University, 1999.8.1~2000.7.31

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