Kyoungrae Jung

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Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Administration

Contact Information

601H Donald H. Ford Building
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park PA 16802


(fax) 814-863-2905


B.S., 1995, Pharmacy, Seoul National University
M.P.H. 1999, Health Policy, Seoul National University
Ph.D., 2007, Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota

Teaching Interests

Health Care Financing and Policy, Research Methods, Health Insurance

Research Interests

Consumer choice, Prescription drug policy, Incentives and quality of care, Consumer information

Selected Publications

Jung, K., Feldman, R., Scanlon, D., Where Would You Go for Your Next Hospitalization?, forthcoming in Journal of Health Economics 

Jung, K., Incentives for Voluntary Disclosure of Quality Information in HMO markets, Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2010, 77:1, 183-210 

Jung, K., The Impact of Information Disclosure on Quality of Care in HMO Markets, International Journal for Quality in Health Care, published online Oct 12, 2010 

Jung, K., Shea, D., Warner, C., Agency Characteristics and Quality Improvement after Home Health Compare, Journal of Aging and Health, 2010, 22:4, 454-476 

McBean, M., Jung, K., Virnig, B., Improved Care and Outcomes among Elderly Medicare Managed Care Beneficiaries with Diabetes, American Journal of Managed Care, 2005, 11:4, 213-222

McBean, M., Jung, K., Hebert, P., Decreasing Invasive Pneumococcal Disease in the Elderly: a state-level analysis, Vaccine, 2006, 29, 5609-5614

Kane, R.L., Kane, R.A., Bershadsky, B., Degenholtz, H., Kling, K., Totten, A., Jung, K., Proxy Sources for Information on Nursing Home Residents’ Quality of Life, Journals of Gerontology. Series B, Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, Vol. 60, No. 6, Nov. 2005: S318-S325

Jhang, W.G., Jung, K., Kim, C.W., A Review Study on Factors Affecting Health Promotion Programs, Korean Journal of Health Policy & Administration, March 2002, vol. 12, No. 1, 102-124 

Jhang, W.G., Jung, K., A Study on Budget Allocation to Public Health Programs Using Matrix Delphi Technique, Korean Journal of Health Policy & Administration, December 2000, vol. 10, No. 4, 99-115 

Jung, K., Moon, O. Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Pharmacological Treatments for Hyper-cholesterolemia, Korean Journal of Health Policy & Administration, vol. 9, No. 3, 1999, 70-94 

Curriculum Vitae

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Strategic Themes

  • Health Care Systems