Kevin Grumbach, MD

Chair, Professor
Family Community Medicine
+1 415 206-6892

Positions:
Chair, UCSF Department of Family and Community Medicine
Co-Director, UCSF Clinical Translational Science Community Engagement and Health Policy Program
Co-Director, UCSF Center for Excellence in Primary Care

Publications: 

Corrigendum to "Shared decision making in contraceptive counseling" [Contraception (2017) 95:452-455].

Contraception

Dehlendorf C, Grumbach K, Schmittdiel JA, Steinauer J

Quality and Content of Patient-Provider Communication About Contraception: Differences by Race/Ethnicity and Socioeconomic Status.

Women's health issues : official publication of the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health

Dehlendorf C, Anderson N, Vittinghoff E, Grumbach K, Levy K, Steinauer J

Provider, Patient, and Practice Factors Shape Hepatitis B Prevention and Management by Primary Care Providers.

Journal of clinical gastroenterology

Mukhtar NA, Kathpalia P, Hilton JF, Lau G, Yu A, Grumbach K, Nguyen TT, Chan D, Khalili M

Achieving Health Equity Through Community Engagement in Translating Evidence to Policy: The San Francisco Health Improvement Partnership, 2010-2016.

Preventing chronic disease

Grumbach K, Vargas RA, Fleisher P, Aragón TJ, Chung L, Chawla C, Yant A, Garcia ER, Santiago A, Lang PL, Jones P, Liu W, Schmidt LA

Development and field testing of a decision support tool to facilitate shared decision making in contraceptive counseling.

Patient education and counseling

Dehlendorf C, Fitzpatrick J, Steinauer J, Swiader L, Grumbach K, Hall C, Kuppermann M

Shared Decision Making in Contraceptive Counseling.

Contraception

Dehlendorf C, Grumbach K, Schmittdiel JA, Steinauer J

Perspectives in Primary Care: Family Medicine in a Divided Nation.

Annals of family medicine

Romano MJ, Grumbach K

The Personal Doctoring Manifesto: A Perspective from the Keystone IV Conference.

Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

DeVoe JE, Barnes K, Morris C, Campbell K, Morris-Singer A, Westfall JM, Grumbach K

Development of a survey instrument to measure patient experience of integrated care.

BMC health services research

Walker KO, Stewart AL, Grumbach K

Association of the quality of interpersonal care during family planning counseling with contraceptive use.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Dehlendorf C, Henderson JT, Vittinghoff E, Grumbach K, Levy K, Schmittdiel J, Lee J, Schillinger D, Steinauer J

In Reply to Rasouli and Willson.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Chen RM, Grumbach K

Are Time-Limited Grants Likely to Stimulate Sustained Growth in Primary Care Residency Training? A Study of the Primary Care Residency Expansion Program.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Chen RM, Petterson S, Bazemore A, Grumbach K

ADVANCING THE PRIMARY/SPECIALTY CARE INTERFACE THROUGH ECONSULTS AND ENHANCED REFERRALS.

Annals of family medicine

Davis A, Gilchrist V, Grumbach K, James P, Kallenberg R, Shipman SA

To be or not to be comprehensive.

Annals of family medicine

Grumbach K

Panel management, team culture, and worklife experience.

Families, systems & health : the journal of collaborative family healthcare

Willard-Grace R, Dubé K, Hessler D, O'Brien B, Earnest G, Gupta R, Shunk R, Grumbach K

Patient empanelment: the importance of understanding who is at home in the medical home.

Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

Grumbach K, Olayiwola JN

The panel management questionnaire: a tool to measure panel management capability.

The Permanente journal

Rogers EA, Hessler D, Dube K, Willard-Grace R, Gupta R, Bodenheimer T, Grumbach K

Educational and individual factors associated with positive change in and reaffirmation of medical students' intention to practice in underserved areas.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Boscardin CK, Grbic D, Grumbach K, O'Sullivan P

Electronic health record availability among advanced practice registered nurses and physicians.

The American journal of managed care

Coffman JM, Spetz J, Grumbach K, Fix M, Bindman AB

Evolving perspectives on population health management.

Annals of family medicine

James P, Kuzel A, Thompson B, Davis A, Grumbach K

'But my patients are sicker!'.

Journal of primary health care

Grumbach K

Team structure and culture are associated with lower burnout in primary care.

Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

Willard-Grace R, Hessler D, Rogers E, Dubé K, Bodenheimer T, Grumbach K

The 10 building blocks of high-performing primary care.

Annals of family medicine

Bodenheimer T, Ghorob A, Willard-Grace R, Grumbach K

Patient perceptions of integrated care: confused by the term, clear on the concept.

International journal of integrated care

Walker KO, Labat A, Choi J, Schmittdiel J, Stewart AL, Grumbach K

The primary care extension program: a catalyst for change.

Annals of family medicine

Phillips RL, Kaufman A, Mold JW, Grumbach K, Vetter-Smith M, Berry A, Burke BT

Women's preferences for contraceptive counseling and decision making.

Contraception

Dehlendorf C, Levy K, Kelley A, Grumbach K, Steinauer J

Estimating a reasonable patient panel size for primary care physicians with team-based task delegation.

Annals of family medicine

Altschuler J, Margolius D, Bodenheimer T, Grumbach K

Integrating community health centers into organized delivery systems can improve access to subspecialty care.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Neuhausen K, Grumbach K, Bazemore A, Phillips RL

Predictors of students' success in community college nursing programs.

The Journal of nursing education

Seago JA, Keane D, Chen E, Spetz J, Grumbach K

Facilitating improvement in primary care: the promise of practice coaching.

Issue brief (Commonwealth Fund)

Grumbach K, Bainbridge E, Bodenheimer T

Multi-specialty family planning training: collaborating to meet the needs of women.

Contraception

Steinauer J, Dehlendorf C, Grumbach K, Landy U, Darney P

Specialty choice and practice location of physician alumni of University of California premedical postbaccalaureate programs.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Lupton K, Vercammen-Grandjean C, Forkin J, Wilson E, Grumbach K

A study of physician recommendations for reversible contraceptive methods using standardized patients.

Perspectives on sexual and reproductive health

Dehlendorf C, Grumbach K, Vittinghoff E, Ruskin R, Steinauer J

Commentary: Adopting postbaccalaureate premedical programs to enhance physician workforce diversity.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Grumbach K

Do physicians with self-reported non-English fluency practice in linguistically disadvantaged communities?

Journal of general internal medicine

Moreno G, Walker KO, Morales LS, Grumbach K

Health reform, academic health centers, and family medicine.

Annals of family medicine

Hall M, Grumbach K

Recommendations for intrauterine contraception: a randomized trial of the effects of patients' race/ethnicity and socioeconomic status.

American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Dehlendorf C, Ruskin R, Grumbach K, Vittinghoff E, Bibbins-Domingo K, Schillinger D, Steinauer J

Practice profile. A safety-net system gains efficiencies through 'eReferrals' to specialists.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Chen AH, Kushel MB, Grumbach K, Yee HF

The multi-stakeholder movement for primary care renewal and reform.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Grundy P, Hagan KR, Hansen JC, Grumbach K

The effect of patient gynecologic history on clinician contraceptive counseling.

Contraception

Dehlendorf C, Ruskin R, Darney P, Vittinghoff E, Grumbach K, Steinauer J

Title VII is critical to the community health center and National Health Service Corps workforce.

American family physician

Harrison B, Rittenhouse DR, Phillips RL, Grumbach K, Bazemore AW, Dodoo MS

A lifeline for primary care.

The New England journal of medicine

Bodenheimer T, Grumbach K, Berenson RA

How leaky is the health career pipeline? Minority student achievement in college gateway courses.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Alexander C, Chen E, Grumbach K

Impact of Title VII training programs on community health center staffing and national health service corps participation.

Annals of family medicine

Rittenhouse DR, Fryer GE, Phillips RL, Miyoshi T, Nielsen C, Goodman DC, Grumbach K

College students' perceptions of their experiences: what do minority students think?

The Journal of nursing education

Wong ST, Seago JA, Keane D, Grumbach K

Measuring attributes of success of college students in nursing programs: a psychometric analysis.

Journal of nursing measurement

Seago JA, Wong ST, Keane D, Grumbach K

Foreign versus domestic education of physicians for the United States: a case study of physicians of South Asian ethnicity in California.

Journal of health care for the poor and underserved

Mertz E, Jain R, Breckler J, Chen E, Grumbach K

A descriptive analysis of abortion training in family medicine residency programs.

Family medicine

Brahmi D, Dehlendorf C, Engel D, Grumbach K, Joffe C, Gold M

Integrating abortion training into family medicine residency programs.

Family medicine

Dehlendorf C, Brahmi D, Engel D, Grumbach K, Joffe C, Gold M

Physician perceptions of practice environment and professional satisfaction in California: from urban to rural.

The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association

Luman K, Zweifler J, Grumbach K

College students' perceptions of nursing: a GEE approach.

Nursing leadership (Toronto, Ont.)

Seago JA, Spetz J, Keane D, Grumbach K

The nursing shortage: is it really about image?

Journal of healthcare management / American College of Healthcare Executives

Seago JA, Spetz J, Alvarado A, Keane D, Grumbach K

Shared decision making and the experience of partnership in primary care.

Annals of family medicine

Saba GW, Wong ST, Schillinger D, Fernandez A, Somkin CP, Wilson CC, Grumbach K

Effects of limited English proficiency and physician language on health care comprehension.

Journal of general internal medicine

Wilson E, Chen AH, Grumbach K, Wang F, Fernandez A

Impact of the University of California, Los Angeles/Charles R. Drew University Medical Education Program on medical students' intentions to practice in underserved areas.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Ko M, Edelstein RA, Heslin KC, Rajagopalan S, Wilkerson L, Colburn L, Grumbach K

The future of generalism in medicine.

Annals of internal medicine

Larson EB, Grumbach K, Roberts KB

Primary care, generalism, public good: déjà vu? Again!

Annals of internal medicine

Larson EB, Roberts KB, Grumbach K

The effect of health insurance on medical care utilization and implications for insurance expansion: a review of the literature.

Medical care research and review : MCRR

Buchmueller TC, Grumbach K, Kronick R, Kahn JG

Physician organization and care management in California: from cottage to Kaiser.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Rittenhouse DR, Grumbach K, O'Neil EH, Dower C, Bindman A

Medical student, physician, and public perceptions of health care disparities.

Family medicine

Wilson E, Grumbach K, Huebner J, Agrawal J, Bindman AB

No exit: an evaluation of measures of physician attrition.

Health services research

Rittenhouse DR, Mertz E, Keane D, Grumbach K

Access to Spanish-speaking physicians in California: supply, insurance, or both.

The Journal of the American Board of Family Practice / American Board of Family Practice

Yoon J, Grumbach K, Bindman AB

How much public health in public health nursing practice?

Public health nursing (Boston, Mass.)

Grumbach K, Miller J, Mertz E, Finocchio L

Group medical visits for low-income women with chronic disease: a feasibility study.

Journal of women's health (2002)

Miller D, Zantop V, Hammer H, Faust S, Grumbach K

Physician language ability and cultural competence. An exploratory study of communication with Spanish-speaking patients.

Journal of general internal medicine

Fernandez A, Schillinger D, Grumbach K, Rosenthal A, Stewart AL, Wang F, Pérez-Stable EJ

NAPNES board of directors position paper regarding supply, demand, and use of licensed practical nurses.

The Journal of practical nursing

Seago JA, Spetz J, Chapman S, Dyer W, Grumbach K

Trends in physician participation in Medicaid. The California experience.

The Journal of ambulatory care management

Bindman AB, Yoon J, Grumbach K

Cross-cultural education in U.S. medical schools: development of an assessment tool.

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges

Peña Dolhun E, Muñoz C, Grumbach K

Improving timely access to primary care: case studies of the advanced access model.

JAMA

Murray M, Bodenheimer T, Rittenhouse D, Grumbach K

Closing the loop: physician communication with diabetic patients who have low health literacy.

Archives of internal medicine

Schillinger D, Piette J, Grumbach K, Wang F, Wilson C, Daher C, Leong-Grotz K, Castro C, Bindman AB

Patient self-management of chronic disease in primary care.

JAMA

Bodenheimer T, Lorig K, Holman H, Grumbach K

Improving primary care for patients with chronic illness.

JAMA

Bodenheimer T, Wagner EH, Grumbach K

Fighting hand to hand over physician workforce policy.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Grumbach K

Association of health literacy with diabetes outcomes.

JAMA

Schillinger D, Grumbach K, Piette J, Wang F, Osmond D, Daher C, Palacios J, Sullivan GD, Bindman AB

Specialists, technology, and newborns--too much of a good thing.

The New England journal of medicine

Grumbach K

The ramifications of specialty-dominated medicine.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Grumbach K

Women in medicine: a four-nation comparison.

Journal of the American Medical Women's Association (1972)

McMurray JE, Cohen M, Angus G, Harding J, Gavel P, Horvath J, Paice E, Schmittdiel J, Grumbach K

Measuring shortages of hospital nurses: how do you know a hospital with a nursing shortage when you see one?

Medical care research and review : MCRR

Grumbach K, Ash M, Seago JA, Spetz J, Coffman J

Unlocking specialists' attitudes toward primary care gatekeepers.

The Journal of family practice

Pena-Dolhun E, Grumbach K, Vranizan K, Osmond D, Bindman AB

Specialists' and primary care physicians' participation in medicaid managed care.

Journal of general internal medicine

Backus L, Osmond D, Grumbach K, Vranizan K, Phuong L, Bindman AB

Hospital registered nurse shortages: environmental, patient, and institutional predictors.

Health services research

Seago JA, Ash M, Spetz J, Coffman J, Grumbach K

Racial/ethnic disparities in nursing.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Coffman JM, Rosenoff E, Grumbach K

Primary care physicians' experience with disease management programs.

Journal of general internal medicine

Fernandez A, Grumbach K, Vranizan K, Osmond DH, Bindman AB

Identifying communities with low dentist supply in California.

Journal of public health dentistry

Mertz EA, Grumbach K

Friend or foe? How primary care physicians perceive hospitalists.

Archives of internal medicine

Fernandez A, Grumbach K, Goitein L, Vranizan K, Osmond DH, Bindman AB

Medicaid managed care's impact on safety-net clinics in California.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Bindman AB, Grumbach K, Bernheim S, Vranizan K, Cousineau M

Resolving the gatekeeper conundrum: what patients value in primary care and referrals to specialists.

JAMA

Grumbach K, Selby JV, Damberg C, Bindman AB, Quesenberry C, Truman A, Uratsu C

Quality of primary care practice in a large HMO according to physician specialty.

Health services research

Grumbach K, Selby JV, Schmittdiel JA, Quesenberry CP

Congestive heart failure hospitalizations and survival in California: patterns according to race/ethnicity.

American heart journal

Alexander M, Grumbach K, Remy L, Rowell R, Massie BM

Mandatory reporting of intimate partner violence to police: views of physicians in California.

American journal of public health

Rodriguez MA, McLoughlin E, Bauer HM, Paredes V, Grumbach K

Primary care physicians' experience of financial incentives in managed-care systems.

The New England journal of medicine

Grumbach K, Osmond D, Vranizan K, Jaffe D, Bindman AB

Independent practice association physician groups in California.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Grumbach K, Coffman J, Vranizan K, Blick N, O'Neil EH

Physician supply and medical education in California. A comparison with national trends.

The Western journal of medicine

Grumbach K, Coffman JM, Young JQ, Vranizan K, Blick N

Selection and exclusion of primary care physicians by managed care organizations.

JAMA

Bindman AB, Grumbach K, Vranizan K, Jaffe D, Osmond D

Primary care and patient perceptions of access to care.

The Journal of family practice

Stewart AL, Grumbach K, Osmond DH, Vranizan K, Komaromy M, Bindman AB

Charges for obstetric liability insurance and discontinuation of obstetric practice in New York.

The Journal of family practice

Grumbach K, Vranizan K, Rennie D, Luft HS

Physician payment and the game of risk.

The Journal of the American Board of Family Practice / American Board of Family Practice

Grumbach K

The role of black and Hispanic physicians in providing health care for underserved populations.

The New England journal of medicine

Komaromy M, Grumbach K, Drake M, Vranizan K, Lurie N, Keane D, Bindman AB

Hospitalization for congestive heart failure. Explaining racial differences.

JAMA

Alexander M, Grumbach K, Selby J, Brown AF, Washington E

The challenge of defining and counting generalist physicians: an analysis of Physician Masterfile data.

American journal of public health

Grumbach K, Becker SH, Osborn EH, Bindman AB

The reconfiguration of US medicine.

JAMA

Bodenheimer T, Grumbach K

The organization of health care.

JAMA

Grumbach K, Bodenheimer T

Painful vs painless cost control.

JAMA

Grumbach K, Bodenheimer T

Reimbursing physicians and hospitals.

JAMA

Bodenheimer T, Grumbach K

Paying for health care.

JAMA

Bodenheimer T, Grumbach K

Refusing care to emergency department of patients: evaluation of published triage guidelines.

Annals of emergency medicine

Lowe RA, Bindman AB, Ulrich SK, Norman G, Scaletta TA, Keane D, Washington D, Grumbach K

Brief report: fatal seronegative ehrlichiosis in a patient with HIV infection.

The New England journal of medicine

Paddock CD, Suchard DP, Grumbach KL, Hadley WK, Kerschmann RL, Abbey NW, Dawson JE, Anderson BE, Sims KG, Dumler JS

Managing primary care in the United States and in the United Kingdom.

The New England journal of medicine

Grumbach K, Fry J

Financing universal health insurance: taxes, premiums, and the lessons of social insurance.

Journal of health politics, policy and law

Bodenheimer T, Grumbach K

How effective is drug treatment of hypercholesterolemia? A guided tour of the major clinical trials for the primary care physician.

The Journal of the American Board of Family Practice / American Board of Family Practice

Grumbach K

How many physicians can we afford?

JAMA

Grumbach K, Lee PR

National health insurance and the problems of American medicine.

Family medicine

Bodenheimer T, Grumbach K

Physician payment in the 1990s: factors that will shape the future.

Annual review of public health

Lee PR, Grumbach K, Jameson WJ

Reins or fences: a physician's view of cost containment.

Health affairs (Project Hope)

Grumbach K, Bodenheimer T