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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (6): 1156–1158.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Theodore R. Marmor Colleen M. Flood, Kent Roach, and Lorne Sossin, eds. Access to Care, Access to Justice: The Legal Debate over Private Health Insurance in Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2005. 611 pp. $37.95 cloth Duke University Press 2006...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 6 (1): 136–158.
Published: 01 February 1981
... in Washington, D.C. sought access to data in the hands of the local PSRO through a lawsuit under the Freedom of Information Act, touching off a continuing debate throughout the country. That lawsuit is now on appeal. The courts, the Congress, and the Department of Health and Human Services have all been...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 961–984.
Published: 01 October 2017
... have extended coverage options to federally ineligible immigrants. Yet, less is known about the effectiveness of such inclusive reforms for providing coverage and care to immigrants in those jurisdictions. This article examines the relationship between coverage and health care access for immigrants...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (5): 917–937.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Karen J. Maschke; Michael K. Gusmano Abstract The controversy over patients’ access to stem cell interventions is familiar to scholars of the drug regulatory system and the politics of evidence-based medicine. What counts as evidence of a biomedical intervention's safety and effectiveness? Who...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (2): 345–365.
Published: 01 April 1982
...Charles R. Link; Stephen H. Long; Russell F. Settle The Medicaid program was designed to help correct for the unequal access to medical care by income and race in pre-1965 America. Previous evaluations of the program have claimed that on average the eligible poor have enjoyed considerable gains...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (1): 37–67.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Kor Grit; Joost J. den Otter; Anneke Spreij The presence of undocumented migrants is increasing in many Western countries despite wide-ranging attempts by governments to increase border security. Measures taken to control the influx of immigrants include policies that restrict access to publicly...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (6): 1173–1183.
Published: 01 December 2014
... to test for associations with discriminatory denials of public insurance, after adjusting for control variables. In a large metropolitan county, discriminatory denials of specialty care access for publicly insured children were attenuated for specialty types with greater local workforce capacity (odds...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (6): 1023–1050.
Published: 01 December 2000
...David T. Levy; Karen B. Friend Empirical studies have found that policies aimed at reducing youth access to tobacco have been successful at increasing retail compliance, but their effects on actual tobacco use are mixed. This article presents a model of youth access policies that helps explain...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (2): 313–324.
Published: 01 April 1987
...Kenneth E. Thorpe; Charles Brecher This study compares the volume of uncompensated care provided to the uninsured poor in cities with public hospitals to that provided in cities without a public hospital in order to determine whether public hospitals increase access to care. Multiple regression...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 937–965.
Published: 01 August 1993
... Access to Long-Term Care Affects Home Health Transfers Genevieve M. Kenney The Urban Institute Abstract This study examines the determinants of home health use after hospital- ization...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (3): 583–595.
Published: 01 June 1994
...David Falcone; Robert Broyles Race continues to impede access to health services, for acute as well as long-term care. Whites, for example, use disproportionately more days of nursing home care than do nonwhites, not simply because they are more likely to be private payers and, therefore...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (6): 937–954.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Simon F. Haeder; David L. Weimer; Dana B. Mukamel Abstract In order to increase access to medical services, expanding coverage has long been the preferred solution of policy makers and advocates alike. The calculus appeared straightforward: provide individuals with insurance, and they will be able...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (2): 261–285.
Published: 01 April 1989
... of method and scope. This article discusses Florida's approach to the problem as contained in the Health Care Access Act of 1984 and subsequent legislation. The article will provide background on the reasons a hospital assessment strategy was chosen as the funding mechanism and will examine the problems...
Published: 01 October 2013
Figure 4 Willingness to Pay for Access over Time More
Published: 01 August 2014
Figure 2 A Timeline of the Rulemaking Process Relating to Restricting Access to Ephedrine Dietary Supplements   Notes : The annotated timeline depicts the history and development of FDA's rule to restrict access to dietary supplements containing ephedrine alkaloids due to an increased risk More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (3): 643–656.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Sherry Glied The Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice 2004 report Improving Health Care: A Dose of Competition argues in favor of increasing competition among health care providers. Several of the proposals within the report, however, may pose risks for access to care. The report...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (3): 319–349.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Abigail Burman; Simon F. Haeder Abstract Context: The accuracy of provider directories and whether consumers can schedule timely appointments are crucial determinants of health access and outcomes. Methods: We evaluated accuracy and timely access data obtained from the California Department...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (2): 213–232.
Published: 01 April 1992
...Colleen M. Grogan Americans view universal coverage as a reality only if a minimum benefit package is explicitly defined, and discussions about expanding access take place under the slogan of minimum benefits. The policy environment is different in Canada, Britain, and Germany. There, health care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (2): 273–298.
Published: 01 April 1992
...James W. Fossett; Janet D. Perloff; Phillip R. Kletke; John A. Peterson In this article we examine how increasing the reimbursement of physicians and expanding Medicaid eligibility affect access to care for children in Cook County, Illinois, which overlies Chicago. Using Medicaid claims and other...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (6): 1089–1120.
Published: 01 December 2003
... emerged under three main categories: conceptions of needs, appropriateness, and preference for the ED. The findings indicate that various reasons for ED use may be construed as access issues. These include beliefs regarding limited availability of after-hour consultation services and of timely...