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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 375–380.
Published: 01 April 1980
...Harry M. Rosen Thomas H. Ainsworth, Jr., Quality Assurance in Long Term Care (Rockville, Md.: Aspen Systems Corporation, 1977), 214 pp. Richard H. Egdahal and Paul M. Gertman, Quality Assurance in Health Care (Rockville, Md.: Aspen Systems Corporation, 1976), 355 pp. M. Clinton...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1977) 2 (3): 362–387.
Published: 01 June 1977
... provide a systematic, formal linkage of the National Center to health policymakers in the administrative and legislative arms of government. We propose that a National Council for Health Services Research and Policy be instituted for the National Center for Health Services Research to assure...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1978) 3 (1): 43–53.
Published: 01 February 1978
... policy which assures legal accessibility to all who would select abortion as an alternative to term birth. Regulation which uses primarily structural criteria for monitoring and evaluating services tends to de-emphasize the importance of contraceptive counseling as a component of abortion services. Our...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 819–842.
Published: 01 October 2007
... have a usual source of care. Gag laws may assure HMO enrollees without a usual source of care that their physicians are free to speak candidly about treatment options. This does not necessarily imply that physicians are prohibited from speaking freely in the absence of such laws, but gag laws indicate...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 973–1000.
Published: 01 August 1995
... federal policy for vaccine supply assurance necessary, and what form should it take? Are sole-source suppliers a weak link in the U.S. vaccine supply chain? Are the recommendations of the Institute of Medicine’s Committee on Emerging Infections for a publicly owned “standby production capacity” of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1997) 22 (5): 1191–1214.
Published: 01 October 1997
... effect of this legislation was to permit beneficiaries enrolled in mandatory managed care plans to continue to obtain family planning benefits from the providers of their choice, regardless of the providers’ network status. The purpose of the law was to assure that managed care would not impede...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1998) 23 (1): 75–105.
Published: 01 February 1998
... discriminatory practices in health care settings, increasingly restrictive interpretations by the courts, and the lack of any systematic mechanisms for the statistical monitoring of providers—offers little assurance that discrimination does not continue to play a role in accounting for discrepancies in use. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 711–744.
Published: 01 August 2015
... public and private payers should consider to complement the role of antitrust to assure that ACOs will actually help control costs in commercial markets as well as in Medicare and Medicaid. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 accountable care organizations antitrust consolidation...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 847–874.
Published: 01 August 2015
... refine their approach in two fundamental ways. First, in addition to focusing on whether particular transactions or conduct will increase prices above competitive levels, a more pressing concern should be on assuring that health care markets are conducive to fundamental changes in how care is reimbursed...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 250–276.
Published: 01 April 1980
... Death Act by an unconscious or seriously incapacitated patient require additional safeguards. Adequate due process should be assured before Natural Death Act provisions are applied to incompetent persons or minors. Substitution of brain death for the common law definition would permit withdrawal of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 470–497.
Published: 01 June 1980
... high level of quality and productivity. Moreover, the gap between the physician/NHP substitution ratio and the NHP/physician cost ratio seems wide enough to assure cost savings when NHPs are used well. Copyright © 1980 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1980 New Health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 223–236.
Published: 01 April 1984
...E. Richard Brown; Michael R. Cousineau State governments have used several types of mandates to assure that local governments fulfill state-defined responsibilities, including public health care for the poor. This article reports the findings of a study of procedural public-participation mandates...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1986) 11 (4): 647–669.
Published: 01 December 1986
... increased. The continued presence of substantial variation among the states needs to be underscored, however. Moreover, the relentless imperative of economic development, or migration, theory sets severe limits on how far states can go in adopting redistributive measures to assure adequate medical care for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 525–546.
Published: 01 June 1988
..., the methods states use to target their programs to people who are at risk of institutionalization, the programs' service utilization and expenditure levels, and the quality assurance systems that have been established as of 30 September 1985. Based on these state-reported descriptions of Medicaid home...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 343–376.
Published: 01 April 2000
... managed care organizations, but with none of their benefits, such as coordination of care, oversight of physicians practices, and quality assurance. Although the United States and Japanese health care systems are organized and financed differently there is convergence in the source of their physicians...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2009) 34 (4): 617–633.
Published: 01 August 2009
... access to its residents. The lesson is to worry less about the number of payers and more about the system's ability to assure access to primary and specialty care services. Duke University Press 2009 Billings, J., G. M. Anderson, L. S. Newman. 1996 . Recent Findings on Preventable...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1998) 23 (4): 617–634.
Published: 01 August 1998
... first step toward assuring equitable access to care for all, articulating a standard for what counts as an “adequate level of care” to which all are entitled. These three misguided criticisms obscure the most fundamental ethical flaw of managed care: the fact that it operates in an institutional setting...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 113–174.
Published: 01 February 1993
... remains to assure its technical and political success. Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 References AHSR (Association for Health Services Research). 1992 . HSR Reports. Washington, DC: AHSR. Alford , Robert R. 1975 . Health Care Politics: Ideological and Interest Group...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1985) 9 (4): 595–609.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Jon R. Gabel; Thomas H. Rice The purpose of this paper is to examine how physicians respond to changes in payment levels from government insurers. Our analysis focuses on two issues: controlling overall program expenditures, and assuring full access to care for program clients. We review evidence...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 7785835.
Published: 08 August 2019
... remarkable, not grounded in empirical justification, and at times inherently absurd. We argue that regulators should be pragmatic and focus on plausible policy levers. These include assuring network accuracy, transparency for consumers, and consumer protections from grievous inadequacies. Ultimately...