Refereed Journal Articles
Hughes, RH, With a Worthless Services Hammer, Everything Looks Like a Nail: Litigating Quality of Care Under the False Claims Act, J. Legal Med, 37:01-02:65-104 (2017).
Hughes, RH, et al., State Boards of Health: Governance and Politics, J. Law Med Ethics, Vol. 39, Issue Supp. s1, pp. 37–41 (2011).
Works in Progress
Linking Vaccines and Quality: Improving Immunization Rates in the Era of Value-Based Payment
Hughes, RH, Atlas, RF, Paying for Person-Centered Care: the Role of Health Care Payment and Quality Policy. In Donald Zimmerman, et al. ed., Person-Focused Health Care Management: A Foundational Guide for Health Care Managers. 2016, Springer Publishing.
Hughes, RH, Legal and Ethical Issues in Person-Centered Care. In Donald Zimmerman, et al. ed., Person-Focused Health Care Management: A Foundational Guide for Health Care Managers. 2016, Springer Publishing.
Yeung, LR, Kim, B, Hughes RH, The Road to Value-Based Payments: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going: Considerations for Provider Engagement in Value-Based Purchasing Models. In John Steiner, ed., Health Law and Compliance Update, 2017 Ed. 2016, Aspen.
Sobel, E, Hughes R, Immunization and “Repeal and Replace”: How Congressional Efforts to Undo the Affordable Care Act Would Have Impacted Immunization Coverage and Access,National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA (2018)
Sobel, E, Hughes R, State-Level Policy Strategies Needed to Improve Adult Immunization Uptake, National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA (2018)
Hughes, R, Liow, C, Understanding the Current Role of Immunization Measures in Quality-Based Policies, National Immunization Conference, Atlanta, GA (2018)
Hughes, RH, Albader, B, Orlino, A. State Boards of Health: A Closer Look at Roles and Relationships. National Association of Local Boards of Health, Omaha, NE (2010).
Hughes, RH, Wasserman, T, Moscetti, C, Jarris, P. Role of State Boards of Health in the Public Health System, Public Health Systems & Services Research Keeneland Conference, Lexington, KY (2010).
Hughes, RH, Sutaria, S. State Emergency Powers in Imminent Threat Scenarios: Comparative Analysis, Practice Implications & Policy Considerations, Public Health Emergency Preparedness Summit, Atlanta, GA (2010).
Hughes, RH, Ryan, KW, Hogan, RD. Higher Education Pre-Matriculation Immunization Requirements: A Comprehensive Assessment and Policy/Program Considerations, American Public Health Association 137th Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA (2009).
Ryan, KW, Hughes, RH. Pre-matriculation requirements for colleges and universities: Is it time for all states to mandate as a condition of entry?, American Public Health Association 137th Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA (2009).
Non-Refereed Reports & Op-Eds
Hughes RH, et al. Exploring Third Party Billing for Vaccines by State Public Health Entities. Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (Mar. 2010).
Acknowledgement: Partnering for the Public’s Health: The Role of Public Health Institutes as Fiscal Agents and Intermediaries. National Network of Public Health Institutes. (Nov. 2009).
Sellers K, Hughes RH, Pearsol J, Elliot PI. State Perspectives on the Use of Fiscal Intermediaries. Association of State and Territorial Health Officials. Submitted to Thomas Frieden, Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Nov. 2009).
Hughes RH. Combine Both Plans for Health Care Reform [Special Guest Column]. Arkansas Democrat Gazette, p. 7B (Oct 13, 2008).
Hughes RH. Prevention is Priority of Vaccine Program [Special Guest Column]. Arkansas Democrat Gazette, p. 9B (Mar. 15, 2007).
Non-Refereed Presentations & Speeches
Webinar, Barriers to Access: Reforming Medicare Coverage of Vaccines, Avalere Health, Washington, D.C. (2018).
Co-presenter, Trends in Utilization Management: Prior Authorization and Step Therapy Policies in Select States, Sanofi Advocacy Council, Washington, D.C. (2018).
Webinar, Increasing Adult Immunization Rates in the U.S. through Data and Quality: A Roadmap, Avalere Health, Washington, D.C. (2017).
Panelist, A Balancing Act: The Intersection of Industry and Policy, Duke University, MBA Health Care Conference, Durham, NC (2016).
Co-facilitator, Vaccines and Quality Roundtable, Avalere Health & GlaxoSmithKline, Washington, D.C. (2016).
Panelist, Careers in Health Law, University of Virginia Law School, Charlottesville, VA (2016).
Featured Assembly Speaker, Manila Middle School, Manila, AR (2016).
Webinar, Alignment and Simplification of Quality Measures Across Markets, Epstein Becker Green, Washington, D.C. (2016).
Panelist, State Board of Health Roundtable, National Association of Local Boards of Health, Atlanta, GA (2012).
Planning committee member, session organizer, Regulatory Approaches to Policymaking, National Public Health Law & Policy Conference, Atlanta, GA (2010).
Making the Workforce Case to State Legislators, State Public Health Workforce Summit, Atlanta, GA (2010).
Luncheon speaker, State Health Officials: Advancing Injury Prevention Policy, “Addressing a Winnable Battle”: Transportation and Public Health Officials Join Forces to Decrease Preventable Injuries and Death Due to Motor Vehicle Crashes, Arlington, VA (2010).
Organizer/facilitator, State Health Policy ‘Swap Shop,’ Association of State and Territorial Health Officials Annual Meeting, Vienna, VA (2009).
Panelist, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health’s 4th Annual Washington, DC Networking and Study Tour for Public Health Graduate Students, Washington, D.C. (2009)
Co-facilitator, Strengthening the Health Care Safety Net Workforce Through Interagency Cooperation, Planning and Policy, National Conference of State Legislatures Annual Legislative Summit, Philadelphia, PA (2009).