Naomi Bardach, MD

Pediatrician

Dr. Naomi Bardach is a pediatrician with expertise in urgent care. She also cares for children at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center. In her research, she focuses on improving hospital care for children by assessing treatments that prevent readmission; to do this, she applies advanced biostatistics and study design, qualitative methods and survey findings.

Bardach earned her medical degree at UCSF, where she also completed a residency in pediatrics, serving as chief resident, and fellowships in pediatrics and health policy. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and its advocacy group.

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Additional Languages

Hebrew
Spanish

Education

UCSF School of Medicine 2003

Residencies

UCSF, Pediatrics 2006

Fellowships

UCSF, Pediatrics 2010
UCSF, Health Policy 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Droupnik SK, Lawlor J, Zima BT, Coker TR, Bardach NS, Rehm KP, Gay JC, Hall M, Berry JG. Mental Health Conditions and Unplanned Hospital Readmissions in Children. J Hosp Med. 2018 Jul; 13(7):445-452.
  2. Bardach NS, Burkhart Q, Richardson LP, Roth CP, Murphy JM, Parast L, Gidengil CA, Marmet J, Britto MT, Mangione-Smith R. Hospital-Based Quality Measures for Pediatric Mental Health Care. Pediatrics. 2018 Jun; 141(6).
  3. Bardach NS. Letter to the Editor in response to "Online physician ratings fail to predict actual performance on measures of quality, value, and peer review". J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017 Dec 11.
  4. Bardach NS. Raising up the voices of the closest observers of care. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Feb; 27(2):96-98.
  5. Gay JC, Zima BT, Coker TR, Doupnik SK, Hall M, Rodean J, O'Neill M, Morse R, Rehm KP, Berry JG, Bardach NS. Postacute Care after Pediatric Hospitalizations for a Primary Mental Health Condition. J Pediatr. 2017 Nov 18.
  6. Parast L, Bardach NS, Burkhart Q, Richardson LP, Murphy JM, Gidengil CA, Britto MT, Elliott MN, Mangione-Smith R. Development of New Quality Measures for Hospital-Based Care of Suicidal Youth. Acad Pediatr. 2017 Oct 31.
  7. Cohen E, Hall M, Lopert R, Bruen B, Chamberlain LJ, Bardach N, Gedney J, Zima BT, Berry JG. High-Expenditure Pharmaceutical Use Among Children in Medicaid. Pediatrics. 2017 Sep; 140(3).
  8. Doupnik SK, Lawlor J, Zima BT, Coker TR, Bardach NS, Hall M, Berry JG. Mental Health Conditions and Medical and Surgical Hospital Utilization. Pediatrics. 2016 Dec; 138(6).
  9. Zima BT, Rodean J, Hall M, Bardach NS, Coker TR, Berry JG. Psychiatric Disorders and Trends in Resource Use in Pediatric Hospitals. Pediatrics. 2016 Nov; 138(5).
  10. Schoenfeld AJ, Davies JM, Marafino BJ, Dean M, DeJong C, Bardach NS, Kazi DS, Boscardin WJ, Lin GA, Duseja R, Mei YJ, Mehrotra A, Dudley RA. Variation in Quality of Urgent Health Care Provided During Commercial Virtual Visits. JAMA Intern Med. 2016 05 01; 176(5):635-42.
  11. Bardach NS, Lyndon A, Asteria-PeƱaloza R, Goldman LE, Lin GA, Dudley RA. From the closest observers of patient care: a thematic analysis of online narrative reviews of hospitals. BMJ Qual Saf. 2016 11; 25(11):889-897.
  12. Duseja R, Bardach NS, Lin GA, Yazdany J, Dean ML, Clay TH, Boscardin WJ, Dudley RA. Revisit rates and associated costs after an emergency department encounter: a multistate analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2015 Jun 02; 162(11):750-6.
  13. Bardach NS, Hibbard JH, Greaves F, Dudley RA. Sources of traffic and visitors' preferences regarding online public reports of quality: web analytics and online survey results. J Med Internet Res. 2015 May 01; 17(5):e102.
  14. Chen CL, Lin GA, Bardach NS, Clay TH, Boscardin WJ, Gelb AW, Maze M, Gropper MA, Dudley RA. Preoperative medical testing in Medicare patients undergoing cataract surgery. N Engl J Med. 2015 Apr 16; 372(16):1530-8.
  15. Lin GA, Bardach NS. Editorial: Moving Patients from Consultants to Partners in Health Care System Redesign: Achieving Meaningful Engagement. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2014 Dec; 40(12):531-2.
  16. Cabana MD, Bardach NS. A little bit of knowledge is a dangerous thing. J Pediatr. 2015 Jan; 166(1):10-1.
  17. Yazdany J, Marafino BJ, Dean ML, Bardach NS, Duseja R, Ward MM, Dudley RA. Thirty-day hospital readmissions in systemic lupus erythematosus: predictors and hospital- and state-level variation. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Oct; 66(10):2828-36.
  18. Lee HC, Bardach NS, Maselli JH, Gonzales R. Emergency department visits in the neonatal period in the United States. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2014 May; 30(5):315-8.
  19. Marafino BJ, Davies JM, Bardach NS, Dean ML, Dudley RA. N-gram support vector machines for scalable procedure and diagnosis classification, with applications to clinical free text data from the intensive care unit. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014 Sep-Oct; 21(5):871-5.
  20. Kaiser SV, Asteria-Penaloza R, Vittinghoff E, Rosenbluth G, Cabana MD, Bardach NS. National patterns of codeine prescriptions for children in the emergency department. Pediatrics. 2014 May; 133(5):e1139-47.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.