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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (4): 611–615.
Published: 01 August 1998
... Managed Care: Ethics, Trust, and Accountability It hardly bears repeating that managed care has become the organi- zational framework of the new U.S. health care system. To be sure, it remains a vague term applied to myriad and quite distinct arrangements for financing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (2): 392–396.
Published: 01 April 1999
...Charles M. Kilo Michael L. Millenson. Demanding Medical Excellence: Doctors and Accountability in the Information Age. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1997. 433 pp. $24.95 cloth. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 References Fronstin , P. 1998 . Features...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (1): 81–106.
Published: 01 February 2001
... information. However, financial accounting elements in the MCR are unreliable,poorly defined, and lacking in critical detail. Comparative analyses of MCRs and matched, audited financial statements reveal long-standing problems with the MCR's data, including major differences in reported profits; variations...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (2-3): 195–216.
Published: 01 June 2003
... complex and loosely coupled networks. In this latest stage,there is a risk that some important features of democratic leadership, and of decision making in the health care arena, will be eclipsed. Accountability mechanisms must clearly locate responsibility for actions and must allow for the exercise...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (4): 833–835.
Published: 01 August 1991
...Marc A. Rodwin Bradford A. Gray. The Profit Motive and Patient Care: The Changing Accountability of Doctors and Hospitals. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1991 440 pp. $37.50 cloth. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (4): 767–788.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Peter J. Hammer Managed care presents the paradox of organizations having real power over people's lives without there being clear or consistent means of ensuring accountability. In Pegram v. Herdrich , the United States Supreme Court struggled with whether “fiduciary duties” under the federal...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1979) 4 (3): 360–381.
Published: 01 June 1979
...James Warner Bjorkman; Christa Altenstetter This paper presents a critical evaluation of several theories of accountability and their applicability to health care concerns. The authors first provide a preliminary refinement of the imprecise concept of accountability itself and then examine four...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1977) 2 (1): 32–47.
Published: 01 February 1977
... section evaluates the PSRO program as a complete delegation of congressional authority and a failure of Congress to set any rules for the development and application of norms and standards. The lack of any mechanism for accountability of the PSROs to public values and choices is emphasized. Copyright ©...
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Published: 01 August 2015
Figure 2a ACO Participation in Physician Performance Management/Accountability, Percentage within Cluster That Participate More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (2-3): 556–560.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Mark A. Hall E. Haavi Morreim. Holding Health Care Accountable: Law and the New Medical Marketplace . New York: Oxford University Press, 2001. 320 pp.$49.95 cloth. © 2003 by Duke University Press 2003 Agrawal, Gail B., and Mark A. Hall. In press. What If YouCould Sue Your HMO...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (1): 223–230.
Published: 01 February 1997
... Health Accounts and Communicative Power Sandra J. Tanenbaum Ohio State University In their articles in this issue of JHPPL, Donald Light, Ezekiel Emanuel and Linda Emanuel, and David...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (2): 181–217.
Published: 01 April 2009
...Jason Barabas Scholars suspect that public policies affect public opinion, but the empirical evidence is mixed, and contemporary theories advance offsetting predictions. This study examines two allegedly similar private investment account programs that differ in politically relevant ways...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (4): 815–834.
Published: 01 August 1999
.... Report from the Field General Practice Fundholding in the British National Health Service Reform, 1991–1997: GP Accounts of the Dynamics of Change George L. Maddox...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (4): 709–726.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Michael D. Barr With the United States currently experimenting with medical savings accounts (MSAs), it is appropriate to revisit the Singapore experience, where the practice has been in place for a decade and half. Singapore runs a modern,effective health system at a fraction of the cost of most...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (4): 727–732.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Mark V. Pauly © 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 JHPPL 26.4-04 Pauly 7/20/01 3:37 PM Page 727 Commentary Medical Savings Accounts in Singapore: What Can We Know...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (4): 733–738.
Published: 01 August 2001
...William C. Hsiao © 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 American Academy of Actuaries. 1995 . Medical Savings Accounts: Cost Implications and Design Issues . Public Policy Monograph. Washington, DC: American Academy of Actuaries. Central Provident Fund, Republic of Singapore. 1999...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (2): 302–304.
Published: 01 April 2002
... of changes in these health indicators on changes in inequality. The central criticism made by Kawachi and Blakely is that in our state-level analysis we account for the differing age composition of state populations through the use of control variables in our multi- variate regression analysis. It has...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (4): 639–645.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Richard M. Scheffler Abstract Will accountable care organizations (ACOs) deliver high-quality care at lower costs? Or will their potential market power lead to higher prices and lower quality? ACOs appear in various forms and structures with financial and clinical integration at their core; however...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (4): 705–710.
Published: 01 August 2015
... will cripple the state and federal budgets and slow economic growth in other sectors in the years to come. Accountable care organizations (ACOs) and insurer formation of narrow provider networks are two oft-discussed policies to reduce costs, with both having been implemented to some degree in practice...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (4): 745–760.
Published: 01 August 2015
... payers are experimenting with payment systems that combine the basic element of FFS — a fee for each service — with arrangements that allow providers to share the savings if they hold total spending per patient below a targeted amount. Medicare's accountable care organizations (ACOs) embody the shared...