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Jan P. Clement, PhD

Cardwell Professor and Director - Doctoral Program in Health Services Organization and Research

Phone: (804) 828-1886

Email: jclement@vcu.edu


University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Ph.D., Health Policy and Administration

University of Missouri-Columbia
MSPH, Community Health Education

Cornell College
BSS, Sociology and Biology


Jan Clement, Ph.D., is the Cardwell Professor in the Department of Health Administration. Dr. Clement, who specializes in health care financial management, has been on the faculties of the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and University of Texas-Austin. Dr. Clement has published many articles about the financial performance of hospital firms, strategic alliances and subsidiaries of larger firms. She has also studied not-for-profit firms extensively, including the returns provided by not-for-profit acute care hospitals to communities, financial management tools for not-for-profit firms, and provision of charity care in the face of market competition. Recently, Dr. Clement has completed studies concerning the relationship of financial performance of skilled nursing facilities to their quality of care.

PUBLICATIONS (10 most recent)

Clement, J., Khushanlani, J., Barenholdt, M.  2018. Urban-Rural Differences in Skilled Nursing Facility Rehospitalization Rates. JAMDA, The Journal of Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine. 19(10): 902-906. PMID: 29653810  DOI: 10.1016/j.jamda.2018.03.001

Clement, J. 2016. Value and Nursing Home Profitability. Health Services Management Research, 29: 62-69. DOI: 10.1177/0951484816662491. 

Clement, J.P. and Khushalani, J. 2015. Are Publicly Reported Quality Measures Aligned with Nursing Home Prices? The Journal of Health Care Finance 42(1). 

Clement, J.P. and Khushalani, J. 2015. Does Assisted Living Capacity Influence Case-Mix at Nursing Homes? Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine January-December 2015, doi:10.1177/2333721415587449. 

Bazzoli, G.J. and Clement, J.P. 2014. The Experiences of Massachusetts Hospitals as Statewide Health Insurance Reform Was Implemented.  Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved 25: 63-78. 

Smith, D.G. and Clement, J.P. 2013. Hospital Philanthropy. Journal of Health Care Finance 39(3):52-57.

Clement, J.P., Bazzoli, G.J., and Zhao, M. 2012. Nursing Home Price and Quality Responses to Publicly Reported Quality Information. Health Services Research 47: 86-105.

Chen, H.F., Bazzoli, G.J., Harless, D.W., and Clement, J.P. 2010. Is Quality of Cardiac Hospital Care a Public or Private Good? Medical Care 48(11):999-1006. 

Bazzoli, G., Clement, J.P., and Hsieh, H.M. 2010. Community Benefit Activities of Private, Non-Profit Hospitals.  Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 35(6): 999-1026. (DOI: 10:1215/03616878-2010-036)

Clement, J.P., Bradley, C.J., and Lin, C. 2009. Organizational Characteristics and Cancer Care for Nursing Home Residents. Health Services Research, 44: 1983-2003. (DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-6773.2009.01024.x)