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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (5): 833–854.
Published: 01 October 2002
... of iatrogenic injury, the question of patient compensation is now also considered important, if only because in fault-based tort systems the fear of litigation may itself be a barrier to the disclosure and open discussion of medical error. No-fault systems, by contrast, do not require proof of culpability...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (2): 295–319.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Peter Davis; Roy Lay-Yee; Robin Briant; Alastair Scott How can different schemes of compensation for treatment injury be evaluated? This article offers an empirical approach to assessment based on the simulation of alternative models of eligibility using real-world data. It draws on information...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (4): 683–689.
Published: 01 August 2002
... by Duke University Press 2002 Danzon, P. M., and S. E. Harrington. 1998 . Rate Regulation of Workers' Compensation Insurance: How Price Controls Increase Cost . Washington, DC: AEI Press. Kerr, Peter. 1992 . A Showdown on Workers' Compensation in Maine. New York Times , 9 August, 1 : 36...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (4): 725–760.
Published: 01 August 2008
... administrative “health courts.” Despite considerable stakeholder and policy-maker interest, administrative compensation proposals have tended to struggle for broad political acceptance. In this article, we consider the historical experience of administrative medical injury compensation proposals, particularly...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (4): 691–705.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Cynthia L. Gallup In 1987, Virginia initiated no-fault compensation for birth-related neurological injuries in an attempt to ensure the availability of malpractice insurance for the state's obstetricians. This paper explores some possible causes for the refusal of Virginia's insurers to write...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (3): 469–512.
Published: 01 June 2012
... : National Association of State Budget Officers . National Conference of State Legislatures . 2000 – 2004 . Legislative Branch Expenditures [Data Files] . Denver, CO : National Conference of State Legislatures . ———. 2002 – 2006 . State Legislator Compensation and Living Expense Allowances...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (3): 499–526.
Published: 01 June 2000
...David M. Studdert; Lori A. Fritz; Troyen A. Brennan Florida's Birth-Related Neurological Injury Compensation Plan (NICA) is the most significant experiment with compensation for medical injury yet undertaken in the United States. As NICA enters its second decade of operation, maintaining...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (1): 59–90.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Derry Ridgway During the first eight years of the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program (NVICP), 786 contested claims were resolved through published judicial opinions. The likelihood of compensation depended in part on the closeness of the match between the described injury and a specified...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 8 (2): 277–292.
Published: 01 April 1983
... fallout from this testing. The victims are pressuring the government to accept liability for its actions and offer compensation for the damages. To date, however, their efforts have been largely unsuccessful. This article analyzes the politics of the atomic compensation movement, from its beginnings...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 8 (3): 581–597.
Published: 01 June 1983
... are largely explained by increases in Workers' Compensation greater than inflation and by inspections made by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Rises in Workers' Compensation greatly increased the claims for injuries, while OSHA citations substantially decreased objectively verifiable...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (2): 463–467.
Published: 01 April 1994
...Barry R. Furrow Paul C. Weiler, Howard H. Hiatt, Joseph P. Newhouse, William G. Johnson, Troyen A. Brennan, and Lucian L. Leapey. A Measure of Malpractice: Medical Injury, Malpractice Litigation, and Patient Compensation . Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1993. 178 pp. $29.95 cloth...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (5): 1003–1018.
Published: 01 October 2001
... Affairs 18 (6): 100 -114. Conrad, D. A., C. Maynard, A. Cheadle. S. Ramsey, M. Marcus-Smith,H. Kirz, C. A. Madden, D. Martin, E. B. Parrin, T. Wickizer, B. Zierler, A. Ross, J. Noren, and S. Y. Liang. 1998 . Primary Care Physician Compensation Method in Medical Groups: Does It Influence the Use...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (1): 67–85.
Published: 01 February 2019
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (1): 99–135.
Published: 01 February 1995
... approaches, enterprise liability, mandated alternative dispute resolution, and scheduling damages, to streamline the adjudication and compensation system from the perspective of claimants and providers. Research indicates that first-generation reforms have not been very effective in achieving...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (5): 843–865.
Published: 01 October 2007
... and several liability doctrine, mandatory pretrial screening, and statute of limitations) and two government-sponsored insurance mechanisms (joint underwriting associations and patient compensation funds). Claims defense expenses are found to be higher in the presence of noneconomic damage caps, punitive...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (4): 761–798.
Published: 01 August 2008
...E. Donald Elliott; Sanjay A. Narayan; Moneen S. Nasmith Our article analyzes whether the federal government may constitutionally supplant a traditional system of common-law trials before state judges and juries with new federal institutions designed by statute for compensating victims of medical...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (4): 707–718.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Andrew D. Freeman; John M. Freeman Sixty percent of malpractice premiums paid by obstetricians go to cover suits for alleged birth-related cerebral palsy (CP). Yet substantially less than half of that money goes to CP victims, and less than 10 percent of children with CP receive any compensation...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (1): 117–133.
Published: 01 February 2008
... of a lack of reliable evidence that an offer of compensation would be effective in changing the minds of people who currently decline to donate the organs of their loved ones. Michelle Goodwin. Black Markets: The Supply and Demand of Body Parts. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006. 294 pp. $30...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (3): 441–464.
Published: 01 June 1991
...William P. Gronfein; Eleanor DeArman Kinney Indiana's comprehensive malpractice reforms, inaugurated in 1975, include a cap on damages, a mandated medical review before trial, and a state insurance fund to pay claims equal to or greater than $100,000. We have found that the amount of compensation...
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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...