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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (6): 1053–1061.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Sidney D. Watson Jonathan Engel. Poor People's Medicine: Medicaid and American Charity Care since 1965 . Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006. 318 pp. $22.95 paper. Ronald J. Angel, Laura Lein, and Jane Henrici. Poor Families in America's Health Care Crisis . New York: Cambridge...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1996) 21 (4): 697–750.
Published: 01 August 1996
...: Yale University Press. Charity and Community: The Role of Nonprofit Ownership in a Managed Health Care System Mark Schlesinger Yale University...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (5): 993–1002.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Richard Kronick JHPPL 26.5 09B Kronick 10/29/01 4:28 PM Page 993 Valuing Charity Richard Kronick University of California, San Diego...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (4): 473–496.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Qingqing Sun; Thomas Luke Spreen Abstract Context: Previous studies show that nonprofit hospital spending on charity care declined in Medicaid expansion states. We test whether state community benefit regulations mitigated the decline in charity care spending. Methods: We use a fixed effects model...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (2): 229–269.
Published: 01 April 2018
... community benefits, conduct community health needs assessments, provide minimum levels of community benefits, and adhere to minimum income eligibility standards for charity care. However, little research has assessed these regulations' impact on community benefits. Using 2009–11 Internal Revenue Service...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (1): 37–61.
Published: 01 February 2009
... of total expenses attributable to charity care, unreimbursed Medicaid costs, and community-health improvement programs (the discussion draft required this information for tax year 2007). Although the IRS will not require tax-exempt hospitals to provide detailed information about community benefits until...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (5): 743–769.
Published: 01 October 2010
... a better strategy than their challengers. They narrowed the purview of the Louisiana Health Care Redesign Collaborative, set up to propose changes in the safety net to the federal government, such that the question of whether to rebuild Charity Hospital in New Orleans was off the table. Meanwhile...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (3): 623–642.
Published: 01 June 2006
.... The report, however, does not discuss in detail the connection between tax exemption and the nonprofit/for-profit debate. Is tax exemption, for example, “buying” charity care for the poor, and would withdrawal of exemption negatively impact health care for the uninsured poor? Or is tax exemption justified...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (1): 81–106.
Published: 01 February 2001
... in the reporting of both revenues and expenses; an absence of relevant details,such as charity care, bad debt, operating versus nonoperating income, and affiliate transactions; an inconsistent classification of changes in net assets; and a failure to provide cash flow statements. Because of these problems, MCR...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (2): 287–307.
Published: 01 April 1989
...Robert M. Saywell, Jr.; Terrell W. Zollinger; David K. W. Chu; Charlotte A. MacBeth; Mark E. Sechrist For this study, a sample of 1,689 patients classified as “charity” and “bad debt” cases in 1986 were identified from 27 general acute care hospitals and one tertiary hospital in Indiana. Half...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (4): 815–831.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Michael D. Rosko The New Jersey all-payer prospective payment system compensates hospitals for charity care and bad debts. This study examines its impact on the provision of care to self-pay patients. Self-pay patients include two types of uninsured individuals: (1) patients who cannot afford...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 8 (3): 616–619.
Published: 01 June 1983
... these social Book Reviews 617 changes was the economic depression that beset the United States during much of the 1890s. This depression greatly increased the number of pauperized patients who were dependent on charity medicine, but it also restricted...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (1): 177–180.
Published: 01 February 1987
...- lished books, Hospitals and the Uninsured Poor and Uncompensated Hospital Care. Hospitals that provide charity care or incur bad debts may find themselves unable to compete effectively with other hospitals that are able to minimize these uncompensated expenditures. In an environment that places...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (6): 999–1026.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... 2009 . HFMA Takes Strict Stance on Charity Care . Modern Healthcare 39 ( 24 ): 10 , 12 . ———. 2010 . Making Good on Bad Debt . Modern Healthcare 40 ( 1 ): 32 – 33 . Federation of Tax Administrators . 2007 . State Sales Tax Rate and Vendor Discounts . www.taxadmin.org/fta...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (3): 543–556.
Published: 01 June 2001
...., and D. Salkever, 1991 . The Supply of Charity Services by Nonprofit Hospitals: Motives and Market Structure. RAND Journal of Economics 22 (3): 430 -435. Gruber, J. 1994 . The Effect of Competitive Pressure on Charity: Hospital Responses to Price Shopping in California. Journal of Health Economics...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (2): 261–285.
Published: 01 April 1989
.... Lewin , M. E. , and L. S. Lewin. 1987 . Financing Charity Care in an Era of Competition. Health Affairs 6 ( 1 ): 47 -60. Louis Harris and Associates. 1985 . Medicaid and Indigent Health Care Survey and Cost Estimation Study: Executive Summary. New York: Louis Harris and Associates...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (4): 735–752.
Published: 01 August 1988
... the American health care system complex and fragmented is an under- statement. It is funded by several largely autonomous sources: federal, state, and local governments; third parties; “out-of-pocket” payers; prepayment schemes; charities; and self-insured groups. It is characterized by different...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (2): 393–419.
Published: 01 April 1994
... continue to qualify as charities and thus to remain exempt from real estate taxes. These behavioral changes have exposed hospitals to the political threat of being seen as “deep pockets” for revenue-hungry state and local governments...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (2): 261–267.
Published: 01 April 1984
..., alloca- tions to offset bad debts and charity care, and other elements. This should not be surprising. Nonprofit as well as for-profit organizations require revenues in ex- cess of their costs to remain in business. 261 262 Journal...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (2): 237–250.
Published: 01 April 1984
... health care spending by governments, changes in how hospitals are paid, and less extensive private health insurance coverage are all squeezing hospitals’ revenues. Together, these trends imply a greater need for charity care and fewer resources to finance it. If the trends continue...