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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1998) 23 (2): 265–290.
Published: 01 April 1998
... specialize in orphan drugs. The many policy options from other countries identified in this study are especially relevant, given increasing calls for reform of the U.S. Orphan Drug Act. Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 References Arno , P. , K. Bonuck, and M. Davis. 1995 . Rare...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2014) 39 (2): 441–465.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Nicholas Bagley; Helen Levy Abstract Starting in 2014, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will require private insurance plans sold in the individual and small-group markets to cover a roster of “essential health benefits.” Precisely which benefits should count as essential, however, was left to the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1990) 15 (4): 857–885.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Susan A. Goldberger This article analyzes the passage of an unprecedented state law, promising every resident access to affordable health insurance. The Massachusetts Health Security Act of 1988 was the product of a set of political and financial pressures that had been developing for nearly a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1999) 24 (2): 239–273.
Published: 01 April 1999
.... Bradley , E. , L. Walker, B. Blechner, and T. Wetle. 1997a . Assessing Capacity to Participate in Discussions of Advance Directives: A Study of the Patient Self-Determination Act. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 45 ( 1 ): 79 -83. Bradley , E. , L. Walker, B. Blechner, and T. Wetle...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 560–580.
Published: 01 August 1978
...Drew Altman This paper examines the political and bureaucratic dynamics of health regulation under the National Health Planning and Resources Development Act and, to a lesser extent, the Carter Cost Proposal now before Congress. A number of underlying issues that affect the day-to-day exercise of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 387–391.
Published: 01 June 2011
... . Delegated Governance in the Affordable Care Act Kimberly J. Morgan George Washington University Andrea Louise Campbell Massachusetts Institute of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 39–70.
Published: 01 February 1992
...David P. Fan; Lois Norem We examine the Medicare Catastrophic Extension Act of 1988, which was repealed in 1989, finding a broad range of messages on this controversial legislation in the press. The time needed to craft compromise legislation in response to objections to the original bill was cut...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 583–586.
Published: 01 June 1992
...Wendy E. Parmet Jane West, ed. The Americans with Disabilities Act: From Policy to Practice . New York: Milbank Memorial Fund, 1991. 360 pp. $8.95, paper. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 Reviews 583 it to their superiors...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 136–158.
Published: 01 February 1981
... 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1982) 7 (3): 707–722.
Published: 01 June 1982
... Planning and Resources Development Act: Learning from Experience? A. E. Benjamin Jr., University of California, San Francisco, and George W. Downs, University of California, Davis Abstract. The future of health planning and regulation is tied to past per- formance in both...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 1–30.
Published: 01 February 1984
... contemporary program has received, theoretical analysis of the complex social, scientific, intellectual, and political origins of America's community mental health policy remains deficient. This article examines the background and development of the Community Mental Health Centers Act of 1963, tracing how an...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 315–322.
Published: 01 April 1984
...Paul Lansing The purpose behind the Freedom of Information Act was to permit greater access by the public to information held by the federal government. In promoting this democratic ideal, little attention was focused on a potential problem that this access to government-held information might...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 489–529.
Published: 01 June 1999
... Income Security Act (ERISA) preemption, brought the interests of organized labor more closely in line with those of large employers and commercial insurers and aggravated divisions within organized labor and between unions and public interest groups. In addition, several political factors conspired to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 207–216.
Published: 01 February 1994
... Health System, ed. Paul Ellwood. Teton Village, WY: Jackson Hole Group. Havighurst , Clark C. , and Thomas B. Metzloff. 1991 S. 1232-A Late Entry in the Race for Malpractice Reform. Law and Contemporary Problems 54 ( 2 ): 179 -98. Health Security Act. 1993 . President Clinton's Health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 753–771.
Published: 01 August 1994
...William E. Aaronson; Jacqueline S. Zinn; Michael D. Rosko Congress intended the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act (MCCA) of 1988 to reduce the risk for illness-related catastrophic financial losses in the elderly. The act was short-lived, facing repeal just one year after passage. Many elderly...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 261–285.
Published: 01 April 1989
... 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 533–538.
Published: 01 June 2011
... to the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions . July 22 . www.actuary.org/pdf/health/class_july09.pdf . Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Office of the Actuary . 2010 . Estimated Financial Effects of the “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 539–546.
Published: 01 June 2011
.../411997_health_reform_smallbusiness.pdf (accessed October 1, 2010) . Collins S. R. Davis K. Nicholson J. L. Stremikis K. . 2010 . Realizing Health Reform's Potential: Small Businesses and the Affordable Care Act of 2010 . September . New York : Commonwealth Fund . www.commonwealthfund.org/~/media/Files...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 555–563.
Published: 01 June 2011
... . Foster R. S. 2010 . Memorandum, Estimated Financial Effects of the “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,” as Amended , April 22 . www.cms.gov/ActuarialStudies/Downloads/PPACA_2010-04-22.pdf . Hackbarth G. M. 2009 . Medicare Payment Policy. Testimony presented by the Medicare...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 591–596.
Published: 01 June 2011
... . Health Affairs 29 : 1293 – 1298 . Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Cost-­Containment Choices: The Case for Incentive-Based­ Approaches Mark V. Pauly University of...