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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 243–247.
Published: 01 February 1993
...Edith Geronimus Walsh Emily K. Abel. Who Cares for the Elderly? Public Policies and the Experiences of Adult Daughters. . Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 1991. 220 pp. $34.95 cloth. Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1991) 16 (1): 51–66.
Published: 01 February 1991
...William G. Weissert; Jennifer M. Elston; Melissa Constable Musliner; Elizabeth Mutran We investigate what aspects of adult day care are regulated by licensure and certification requirements, whether differences exist among centers according to their regulatory status, and the relationship between...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2012) 37 (1): 99–128.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Joel C. Cantor; Dina Belloff; Alan C. Monheit; Derek DeLia; Margaret Koller The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires that adults up to age twenty-six be permitted to enroll as dependents on their parents' health plans. This article examines the experiences of states that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1981) 6 (2): 303–314.
Published: 01 April 1981
... who were less than eighteen years old, for patterns which might suggest or rule out particular options. Adults are seldom in the vehicle when drivers under eighteen crash, but requiring the presence of an adult might increase adult deaths rather than reduce teenage crashes. Identification of risk...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2018) 43 (6): 917–939.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Leonard M. Lopoo; Emily B. Cardon; Kerri M. Raissian Abstract Prior to 2010, young adults between the ages of 18 and 34 had the highest rates of uninsurance in America. The “Dependent Care Provision” of the Affordable Care Act sought to increase insurance rates among young adults by allowing them...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1981) 5 (4): 653–686.
Published: 01 August 1981
... by assiduous contact of parents. None of the systems appears to instill in patients a life-long concern for dental health. Dental benefits for adults are provided in Sweden and the U.K.; in the latter, where such care has been provided for thirty years, there has been little problem controlling the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 91–114.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Thomas P. O'Toole; Jeanette L. Gibbon; Barbara H. Hanusa; Michael J. Fine The objective of this study was to describe health services utilization by homeless and housed poor adults stratified by six-month primary sheltering arrangements. The primary method used in this study was a cross-sectional...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 1089–1120.
Published: 01 December 2003
... difficulties in negotiating the logistics of primary care services. This study identified reasons for such ED use from users'perspectives in both pediatric and adult visits. Respondents were asked to explain what brought them to the ED and to define an emergency. The study was conducted in two northeastern U.S...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2018) 43 (4): 579–603.
Published: 01 August 2018
... of legislative attack as part of the efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The first two waves would have preserved the ACA's transformative change by maintaining the eligibility category created by health reform for working-age low-income adults. But the price exacted for this concession...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2017) 42 (2): 387–407.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Deborah Levine; Jessica Mulligan Abstract This article traces the emergence of the term “young invincible” in health policy literature, the health insurance industry, and popular media. Young invincible is the label given to adults under thirty-five who opt not to purchase health insurance because...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2015) 40 (3): 531–574.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Mary D. Naylor; Ellen T. Kurtzman; Edward Alan Miller; Pamela Nadash; Peter Fitzgerald Abstract Health care in the United States is fragmented, inefficient, and rife with quality concerns. These shortcomings have particularly serious implications for adults with disabilities and functionally...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2014) 39 (2): 263–293.
Published: 01 April 2014
... citizen constituents on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA). We find that legislators' roll-call votes on the ACA did not reflect the stated preferences of their respective senior constituents; by contrast, these roll-call votes did reflect the preferences of nonsenior adults. We...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1997) 22 (3): 839–878.
Published: 01 June 1997
...Karl Kronebusch There is a substantial heterogeneity of interests within the Medicaid program. Its major beneficiary groups include the elderly, people with disabilities, children in low-income families, and adults receiving Aid to Families with Dependent Children. Providers who deliver medical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2003) 28 (5): 927–950.
Published: 01 October 2003
... health stories in the news and what they understand about the issues covered in those stories. On average, four in ten adults reported following health news stories closely. The public reports paying the most attention to stories about public health, followed by health policy and disease-related stories...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2004) 29 (6): 1073–1108.
Published: 01 December 2004
... they document that interactions between parental low birth weight status and prenatal environment are associated with the risk of a low birth weight, and that interactions between a child's birth weight status and early childhood environment are associated with adult socioeconomic outcomes. In this...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 542–557.
Published: 01 June 1981
... feasible productive employment of the adult population; (3) management requires adequate flexibility in the deployment of personnel, and a balance between youth and maturity and the values associated with each age group. Based on these principles, eight specific recommendations are suggested. Copyright...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2011) 36 (6): 1061–1095.
Published: 01 December 2011
... costs of medical treatment. Drawing on data from three original vignette experiments embedded in a nationally representative survey of American adults, we find that respondents are reluctant to blame or deny societal support in response to explicit cues about racial attributes — but equally explicit...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2013) 38 (3): 505–544.
Published: 01 June 2013
... to advance theoretical understanding of firms' public affairs strategies. We recommend policy responses to prevent deceptive practices, protect children from adult content, and promote genuine health care education. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 References Abraham John . 2009...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2013) 38 (2): 393–419.
Published: 01 April 2013
... services such as contraception. Our findings suggest that concentrated efforts are needed to make sure that health services are available and accessible to populations who fall through the cracks of health care reform, including immigrants, minors and young adults, and women living outside urban areas. In...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 819–842.
Published: 01 October 2007
... the study period were used as the comparison group. The analysis is based on a nationally representative sample of adults obtained from the 1996-1997 and 1998-1999 Community Tracking Study Household Surveys. After adjustment for patient characteristics, it was estimated that the adoption of gag laws...