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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1983) 8 (3): 444–462.
Published: 01 June 1983
... planning system mandated by the act, and some general criticism is offered of the claims of success made by public health officials. Copyright © 1983 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1983 Local Complexity and Central Bureaucracy in Finnish Health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2010) 35 (4): 569–593.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Michał Sitek This article discusses the applicability of the new institutionalism to the politics of health care reform in postcommunist Central Europe. The transition to a market economy and democracy after the fall of communism has apparently strengthened the institutional approaches. The...
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Published: 01 February 2014
Figure 3 Centrality of Policy Proposals, by Stage of Legislative Debate Note : Bars present the centrality of each set of policy proposals at each stage of the legislative debate: committee phase (6/1–10/13), floor debate (10/14–12/25), and the final passage phase (12/26–3/25). Centrality is More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 485–498.
Published: 01 June 1991
... than they used to be, the constraints imposed on them fall within a medical paradigm. From a cultural or social perspective, medicine is more central to the economy and more powerful than ever before. As its centrality and importance increase, there is more at stake, and interests compete more...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1980) 5 (1): 120–141.
Published: 01 February 1980
... problems in defining health care needs and reasonable levels of reimbursement. These problems, coupled with society's general opposition to centralized planning and control, portend little success for centralized techniques in the foreseeable future. Copyright © 1980 by the Dept. of Health Administration...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 115–144.
Published: 01 February 1999
... caused a shift from a national health system characterized by highly centralized management and control, typical of the totalitarian uniform state, to a highly decentralized but fragmented multitude of state systems. Each of these systems is relatively centralized at the local level and run by local...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2012) 37 (5): 741–778.
Published: 01 October 2012
... the legislative process of the reform and support the idea that it may be partly explained by considering an evolution of US legislative institutions, mostly in the sense of a more centralized legislative process. Based on approximately one hundred semidirected interviews, I argue that the Democratic...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2018) 43 (1): 69–108.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Martin Gorsky; Gareth Millward Abstract Britain's National Health Service (NHS) is a universal, single-payer health system in which the central state has been instrumental in ensuring equity. This article investigates why from the 1970s a policy to achieve equal access for equal need was...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1083–1096.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Lindsay F. Wiley Abstract Prevention has become a central focus for health care payers, providers, policy makers, and the general public. Given the centrality of prevention to public health science, practice, and law, it would seem that conditions are ripe for the public health law renaissance to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 615–652.
Published: 01 June 1995
... improving efficiency while preserving universal access through central redistributive financing. In the Dutch political context, radical reform proposals can be introduced only by a prolonged series of incremental changes, which offer the corporatist organizations of providers and insurers ample opportunity...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 719–737.
Published: 01 June 1995
...” in Norway have thus been professional integration with the state and institutional isolation from other policy sectors. Health reforms of the 1980s and 1990s brought changes in institutional relations: Other professions have replaced physicians as experts at central and local levels, and health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1005–1041.
Published: 01 December 2007
... that the experiences of family caregivers must be central to the creation of new policies and a more coordinated system that uses the complex work of family caregivers by providing the training and support that they need. © 2007 by Duke University Press 2007 Arber, S., and J. Ginn. 1992...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2009) 34 (1): 5–35.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Colleen M. Grogan; Michael K. Gusmano Safety-net providers play a central role in the U.S. health care system because they provide the bulk of services to the poor and the uninsured. The health policy literature focuses a great deal on the capacity of these institutions to provide services and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1986) 11 (4): 697–735.
Published: 01 December 1986
...Clark C. Havighurst In the 1970s, the health policy debate focused on whether government or the medical profession should control the health care system. This article asserts that that struggle between two forms of centralized control was both less promising and less consequential than the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 869–923.
Published: 01 October 2005
... credibility or discredit their opponents, and explain how the fat acceptance movement has exploited structural opportunities and cultural resources created by AIDS activism and feminism to wield some influence over U.S. public health approaches. We conclude that notions of morality play a central role in the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 271–304.
Published: 01 April 1990
..., along with proposals to restructure health care financing and delivery. Central to the politics of child health policy during the 1980s and into the 1990s is the way in which child health has been defined. Infant mortality and childhood illness are presented as preventable problems. Investment in young...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 305–317.
Published: 01 April 1990
...Bruce C. Vladeck The growth in the number of homeless persons is perhaps the most visible indicator of social disintegration in the 1980s, although health and health care are not the central issues of homelessness. This paper, which draws on the author's experience as chairman of the Committee on...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 571–589.
Published: 01 June 1990
...Barry G. Rabe Congress plays a central role in national environmental policy formation but appears ill equipped to set policy priorities and devise integrative legislation. Fragmentation of authority among a multiplicity of committees and subcommittees, especially in the House, contributes to these...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1996) 21 (4): 751–768.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Karen Jacobsen; Thomas G. McGuire With renewed interest in block grants as a way to channel federal funds to states, several questions arise about the effect of block grants on state spending. A central question about the block grant form of intergovernmental aid is whether states spend the funds...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1998) 23 (4): 661–686.
Published: 01 August 1998
... increased size and centralization of health care plans, inevitable errors are attributed to health plans rather than to failures of individual judgment. Such generalized criticisms exacerbate distrust and encourage micromanagement of medical care processes. Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998...