Jeah (Kyoungrae) Jung

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Associate Professor of Health Policy and Administration

Contact Information

601E 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; and health insurance.

Research Interests

Prescription drug policy; consumer information; provider incentives; Medicare policy; and quality of care.

Selected Publications

Lim, D., & Jung, J. (2017). Racial-ethnic differences in off-label antidepressant use by insurance type. Psychiatric Services. [ in print]

Jung, J., Feldman, R., & McBean, M. (2017). The price elasticity of specialty drug use: Evidence from Medicare Part D enrollees with cancer. Forum for Health Economics and Policy. [in print]

Bhandari, N., Shi, Y., & Jung, K. (2016). Patient experience of provider refusal of medicaid coverage and its implications. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 27(2), 479-494.

Jung, J., & Feldman, R. (2016). Racial-ethnic disparities in uptake of new Hepatitis C drugs in Medicare. Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities.

Jung, J. K., Feldman, R., Cheong, C., Du, P., & Leslie, D. (2016). Coverage of Hepatitis C drugs in Medicare Part D. American Journal of Managed Care, 22(5 Spec Issue No. 6), 220-226.

Jung, J., Wu, B., Kim, H., & Polsky, D. (2016). The effect of publicized quality information on home health agency choice. Medical Care Research and Review, 73(6), 703-723.

Jung, J., & Xu, W. (2016). In-gap discounts in Medicare Part D and specialty drug use. American Journal of Managed Care. [in print]

Kim, H., Wu, B., & Jung, J. (2016). Competition and gaming behavior by Medicare home health agencies. Home Health Care Management & Practice. [published online]

Xu, W., & Jung, J. (2016). Socio-economic differences in overuse of cancer screening tests and distributional effects in Medicare. Health Services Research. [published online, DOI: 10.1111/1475-6773.12559]

Kim, H., & Jung, J. (2015). New entrants’ practice patterns in medicare home health care after the payment system revision in 2008. Journal of Delivery Science and Innovation, 3(3), 135-141.

Curriculum Vitae

Jeah (Kyoungrae) Jung vitae

Strategic Themes

  • Health Care Systems