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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (2): 291–308.
Published: 01 April 1980
...Harris S. Cohen Licensing of the health professions is an issue of public policy which has been under fire for years. Economists argue that licensing stifles competition and increases health care costs. Manpower specialists contend that statutory scopes of practice create arbitrary barriers to both...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1985) 10 (1): 191–194.
Published: 01 February 1985
... don’t think too hard about the economic and human misery that continue to be its legacy. With a minimum of moralizing Taylor tells it superbly. University of Michigan Kenneth E. Warner Stanley J. Gross, Of Foxes and Hen Houses: Licensing and the Health Professions...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (1): 63–93.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Marc T. Law; Zeynep K. Hansen This article investigates the relationship between the characteristics of medical licensing boards and the frequency with which boards discipline physicians. Specifically, we take advantage of variation in the structure of medical licensing boards between 1993 and 2003...
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J Health Polit Policy Law 10234198.
Published: 27 September 2022
...Jing Liu; David A. Hyman Abstract Context: In health care, licensing is pervasive. Restrictions on applicants with criminal records may have a disparate impact on historically marginalized groups. There is bipartisan interest in evaluating whether occupational licensing requirements are too strict...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (1): 163–196.
Published: 01 February 1982
... prohibits trained nonphysician acupuncturists, mostly Orientals, from performing the therapy. Although all states permit licensed physicians to practice acupuncture with little or no training, few physicians have shown any interest in learning acupuncture and adding it to their practice. The result...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 8 (4): 759–781.
Published: 01 August 1984
... attempt, state licensing during 1870–1900. gave preferential treatment (automatic licensing) to dental school graduates and appeared at first to be the solution to the entry problem, given the small number of schools in operation. However, dental school entrepreneurs recognized a profitable opportunity...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1978) 2 (4): 508–530.
Published: 01 August 1978
... the quality of license holders are recommended such as tougher and more relevant examination procedures, more rigorous accreditation of schools and more active post-licensing review. Output variables are preferable to input variables for insuring quality of care. In short, it is questionable whether...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 905–925.
Published: 01 August 1993
... excess capacity, it has been unsuccessful in accomplishing this goal. On the other hand, CON policies have, we suggest, been pursued with the implicit aim of “cross subsidization,” that is, regulators have used their power to issue licenses and restrict competition in order to create an incentive...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 6 (2): 303–314.
Published: 01 April 1981
... to eighteen or prohibiting driving from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. by drivers under eighteen would reduce deaths substantially. Since only 52 percent of motorcyclists under eighteen had a valid motorcyclist license, increased enforcement of motorcyclist licensure laws has the potential to reduce motorcyclists' deaths...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (1): 5–18.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Rachel Sachs; Nicholas Bagley; Darius N. Lakdawalla Abstract In recent years, drug manufacturers and private payers have expressed interest in novel pricing models that more closely link a drug's price to its value. Indication-based pricing, outcome-based pricing, drug licenses, and drug mortgages...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (3): 597–631.
Published: 01 June 1994
... for less “image enhancement” and more support from physicians and employers to bring about systemic reform. This includes licensing nurses according to their education, assigning them according to their competencies and education, and paying accordingly. These measures, and only these, will eventually...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (2): 259–291.
Published: 01 April 2022
... to resources that have been invoked in racialization processes, such as state-issued driver's licenses. Engaging in immigration advocacy may offer a way for women to connect to their community or identity in a healing manner, as opposed to strategies that seek to conceal their identity (Whyte 2014...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 5 (4): 610–630.
Published: 01 August 1981
... and number of dental hygienists per dentist; and (3) restrictions on the form of organization and ownership of dental practices. The empirical results suggest that limits on number of offices per dentist and absence of reciprocal licensing arrangements are associated with higher fees and net incomes among...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 6 (2): 229–254.
Published: 01 April 1981
...James W. Begun; Edward W. Crowe; Roger Feldman Occupational regulation in the United States is mainly carried out by state licensing boards whose regulatory actions frequently are described as “anticompetitive.” Despite the social, political, and economic importance of these board policies, little...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (1): 73–99.
Published: 01 February 1997
... independently of the state’s tutelage. We analyze this dynamic interaction through three different historical epochs that reflect the complexity and uniqueness of the Mexican medical profession. Whatever attempts the profession has made to control the medical curriculum, the licensing process, the market...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (4): 817–825.
Published: 01 August 1989
... or no effect. This study examines the actual amount of alcohol in the blood of fatally injured drivers per licensed driver in states where more than 80 percent of such drivers were tested for alcohol and where licensure data were available for the period 1982–1986, The involvement of alcohol in fatal crashes...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (4): 615–658.
Published: 01 August 2003
... such divergence has significant implications. First, where harmonization in Europe involves the mutual recognition of one country's product licensing decision by the others, differences in evaluative processes remain important. Second, as harmonization leads to a common set of regulatory criteria, the criteria...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (1): 27–42.
Published: 01 February 1993
.... In upstate New York, the number of physicians participating in Medicaid each month actually declined; in New York City, the monthly rate of increase in participating physicians, which was part of the overall sharp rise in all licensed physicians, underwent a decline. Furthermore, utilization measures suggest...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (3): 567–598.
Published: 01 June 1999
... and that are opposed by powerful and politically well-connected interests. For tobacco control laws to be effective, public health advocates need to consider the locus of enforcement responsibility and the sanctions available to the enforcement agency, such as license removal by local authorities. These results...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (2): 383–395.
Published: 01 April 1991
... Medical Association and the Association of Obstetrics and Gynecology should adopt guidelines similar to those established by the Voluntary Licensing Authority in London, which limit the number to be inserted to a maximum of three. Careful ultrasound monitoring could ensure that no more than three embryos...