Health Data Analyst

PhD Candidate
Department of Health Services Research and Administration
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Public Health

Professional Summary

  • 2008-present, Health Data Analyst, Department of Health Services Research and Administration
  • 2009-present, PhD Student, Department of Health Services Research and Administration


  • MSPH, Colorado School of Public Health
  • BS Biology, University of Nebraska at Omaha

Professional Interests or Research interests

  • Access to primary health care services, medical home, and quality of care.

Selected Publications

  • Nayar, P., Nguyen, A., Ojha, D., Schmid, K., Apenteng, B., & Woodbridge, P. (2013). Transitions in dual care for veterans: non-federal physician perspectives. Journal Of Community Health, 38(2), 225-237.
  • Nayar, P., Nguyen, A., Apenteng, B., Yu, F. (2012). Preventable Hospitalizations: Does Rurality or Non-Physician Clinician Supply Matter? Journal of Community Health, 37(2), 487-494.
  • Nayar, P., Ozcan, Y., Yu, F., Nguyen, A. (2012). Benchmarking urban acute care hospitals: Efficiency and quality perspectives. Health Care Manage Rev.
  • Chen, L., Nguyen, A., Jacobson, J., & Palm, D. (2012). Assessment of workforce capacity for Local Health Departments in Nebraska: a perspective from public health programmatic areas. Journal Of Public Health Management And Practice: JPHMP, 18(6), 595-601.
  • Chen, L.W., Nguyen, A., Jacobson, J., Ohja, D., Palm, D. (2012). Effectiveness and Challenges for Implementing Quality Improvement Activities in Nebraska’s Local Health Departments. Frontiers in Public Health Services and Systems Research.

Professional Affiliations

  • Academy Health
  • American Public Health Association

Contact Ahn T. Nguyen
984350 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE, 68198-4350