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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (4): 447–451.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Michael S. Sparer; Lawrence D. Brown; Lawrence R. Jacobs Editors’ Note Exploring the Concept of Single Payer As this issue goes to press, President Barack Obama has just completed...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 11 (1): 97–116.
Published: 01 February 1986
...Richard Cooper; Richard David The category of race is widely used in public health. Although its significance may be clear-cut in some practical situations, an adequate theoretical construct for the concept of race does not exist. Public health appears to lag far behind the other biological...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (5): 899–912.
Published: 01 October 2001
...Frank A. Sloan JHPPL 26.5 05 Sloan 10/29/01 4:20 PM Page 899 Arrow’s Concept of the Health Care Consumer: A Forty-Year Retrospective Frank A. Sloan...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (4): 665–677.
Published: 01 August 2019
...,” as in Germany and Switzerland. Concepts for improving individual choice have been developed in particular in Switzerland, where premiums can be shaped by choosing insurance plans, for instance, by choosing family doctors as gatekeepers (which, however, reduces possibilities of changing funds) or higher...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 675–696.
Published: 01 August 2016
... (e.g., food, parking) that were so prominent in many early satisfaction questionnaires are seen as distinct from quality of care by most patients. Second, there are important limitations of the concept of “satisfaction” when assessing health care quality. Satisfaction implies only that expectations...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (1): 153–165.
Published: 01 February 1988
... . Hospital Strategies for the Eighties: A Mid-Decade Look. Health Care Management Review 10 ( 5 ): 9 -19. Applying Antitrust Concepts to the Acute Care Hospital Industry: Defining the Relevant Market for Hospital Services James M. Klingensmith, University...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 6 (1): 98–119.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Charles Lockhart This essay presents data on the thinking of health policy elites in the United States, the United Kingdom and the Federal Republic of Germany. These three national groups are compared in terms of the values they perceive health policy should serve and their conceptions...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (3): 525–558.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Sy Adler; Noelle Dobson; Karen Perl Fox; Lynn Weigand This case study is about the politics of incorporating active-living elements into a concept plan for a new community of about 68,000 people on the edge of the Portland, Oregon, metropolitan area. Development on the rural-urban fringe is ongoing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (6): 931–977.
Published: 01 December 2009
... of the health service to the present, as they have grappled with the overlapping challenges of pharmaceutical safety, efficacy, cost-effectiveness, pricing, promotion, and advertising. The article draws on the concepts of “corporate bias” and “regulatory capture” from political theory, and “counter-vailing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (4): 937–992.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Mark Schlesinger Local communities have long played an important role in health and social policy in the United States. But the concept of community was strangely absent from the federal debate on health care reform in 1993 and 1994. I attribute this absence to the paradoxical nature of community...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (6): 1089–1120.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Nurit Guttman; Deena R. Zimmerman; Myra Schaub Nelson Investigating why people use the hospital emergency department (ED) for visits considered medically nonurgent can enhance our understanding of people's expectations of health care services, of their conceptions of prudent lay judgment...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (2): 345–371.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Miranda R. Waggoner Since the 1980s, maternal and child health experts have sought to redefine maternity care to include the period prior to pregnancy, essentially by expanding the concept of prenatal care to encompass the time before conception. In 2004, the Centers for Disease Control...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (5): 1067–1088.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Heather Elliott; Jennifer Bernstein; Diana M. Bowman Abstract This article examines the concept of wellness through a comparative political economy and legal framework. It asks whether wellness , an increasingly defined term within US federal and state legislative instruments including, for example...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1979) 3 (4): 479–496.
Published: 01 August 1979
...Lewis Freiberg, Jr. This paper provides a logical framework for considering possible alternatives to inpatient care. First it presents the concept of a substitute-complement relationship among factors of production (or goods and services in consumption) and examines several problems often...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (5): 969–995.
Published: 01 October 2016
... in the health field remains largely descriptive. We theorize the implications of ISDS mechanisms for health policy by integrating the concept of global constitutionalism with veto point theory. It is argued that attempts to constitutionalize investment law, through a proliferation of International Investment...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (3): 514–522.
Published: 01 June 1980
... patients to refuse psychotropic medications. Both cases approach this issue in different ways, but inevitably point to some very complicated philosophical concepts such as the meaning of self-determination, autonomy and identity of personhood, especially as these concepts are applied to mentally ill...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (4): 579–605.
Published: 01 August 2017
... of concern for the greater good and fairness in allocating resources. Where tensions between values emerged, participants used different concepts—including accountability, transparency, trust, personal responsibility, and moral obligation—to navigate trade-offs. Fairly balancing the public's desire...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 749–770.
Published: 01 October 2017
... of disparate impact. In contrast, courts have been more active in limiting disability discrimination by expanding the conditions that are considered disabling and by articulating and applying the operative concepts “reasonable accommodation” and “other qualified” in the context of both treatment and insurance...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 789–801.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Keith Wailoo Abstract This article examines the history of concepts and frames (such as “equity” or “disparities”) and how these frames have guided public policies and explanations about differences in health across the population. Considering the emblematic case of cancer, which has stimulated...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 803–839.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Julia F. Lynch; Isabel M. Perera Abstract In this article we explore systematically the different conceptions of health equity in key national health policy documents in the United States, the United Kingdom, and France. We find substantial differences across the three countries...