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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1988) 13 (2): 293–303.
Published: 01 April 1988
...Lawrence G. Goldberg; Warren Greenberg In our previous paper, we showed that market forces can play a significant role in controlling health care costs and that a considerable amount of cost containment effort was pursued by third-party insurers in Oregon in the 1930s and 1940s. Although physicians...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 69–99.
Published: 01 February 1990
... and Attempts at Cost Containment in the Statutory Health Insurance System of the Federal Republic of Germany. In The Public/Private Mix for Health, ed. Gordon McLachlan and Alan Maynard. London: Nuffield Provincial Hospitals Trust. Blanpain , J. , L. Delesie, and H. Nys. 1978 . National Health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 391–418.
Published: 01 June 1981
...Richard B. Saltman; David W. Young In-patient hospital costs have grown at an annual rate of 15 percent for the last fifteen years, and the cumulative impact of these increases has created tremendous political pressures to contain this growth. Yet despite numerous attempts to pinpoint the causes of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1984) 9 (3): 427–451.
Published: 01 June 1984
... Bidding as a Cost-Containment Strategy for Indigent Medical Care: The Implementation Experience in Arizona Diane G.Hillman and Jon B. Christianson, University of Arizona Abstract. The State of Arizona recently instituted a competitive bidding process, in order to establish a health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1985) 9 (4): 563–594.
Published: 01 August 1985
... structure and of the different occupational groups' permanent power-maximizing strategies. Subsequently, the article assesses the impact of these strategies upon two recent efforts to contain the hospital's costs: a decision to close an expensive specialty clinic, and an attempt to shrink the hospital's...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 591–596.
Published: 01 June 2011
... . Health Affairs 29 : 1293 – 1298 . Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Cost-­Containment Choices: The Case for Incentive-Based­ Approaches Mark V. Pauly University of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1978) 3 (1): 20–42.
Published: 01 February 1978
...Jon M. Kingsdale The aim of this paper is to demonstrate that the problems which arise from simultaneously developing regulatory and competitive approaches to health care cost containment can be solved, if recognized, and that those problems deserve more systematic investigation than they have so...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1978) 3 (1): 87–111.
Published: 01 February 1978
...Arnold H. Raphaelson; Charles P. Hall, Jr. Voluntary and regulatory efforts toward hospital cost-containment have accelerated with rapid increases in those costs and under pressures of national health insurance. Possible causes of hospital cost inflation are examined in the context of market...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1978) 3 (3): 375–387.
Published: 01 June 1978
...Trudi W. Galblum In a climate of increasing pressure to contain health care costs. legislators and health services researchers from time to time have proposed experiments involving reductions in benefits currently authorized under the Medicare and Medicaid programs. This paper examines three court...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 176–199.
Published: 01 April 1979
... patients. In 1977, the government passed a Health Care Cost Containment Act which ordered several measures to curb costs: prospectively negotiated ceilings on expenditures for physicians' services, dentists' services and prescription drugs; strengthening of utilization review; composition of a unified fee...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1991) 16 (1): 187–189.
Published: 01 February 1991
...Bruce C. Vladeck Karen Davis, Gerard F. Anderson, Diane Rowland, and Earl P. Steinberg. Health Care Cost Containment . Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1990. 266 + ix pp. $45.00 cloth, $18.95 paper. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1993) 18 (2): 491–502.
Published: 01 April 1993
... York: Basic. Commentary Regulatory Regimes and State Cost Containment Programs Robert B. Hackey Rhode Island Department of Health Kenneth...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1985) 10 (3): 565–578.
Published: 01 June 1985
... consequences of this legislation for cost, access, and quality of service. Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 Medicare Reimbursement for Hospice Care: Ethical and Policy Implications of Cost-Containment Strategies Irene Fraser, American Hospital Association...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1986) 11 (4): 585–615.
Published: 01 December 1986
.... These may bear only a loose relation to evidence or knowledge narrowly denned. The pressures of cost escalation over the past twenty years, and the attempts at containment in the U.S. and Canada, have added substantially to our knowledge of how the health care system works. Containment is possible, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1980) 5 (1): 120–141.
Published: 01 February 1980
...David A. Pearson; David S. Abernethy In April 1977, the Administration's Hospital Cost Containment Act was introduced in the House of Representatives and the Senate. Reaction to the proposal on the part of the hospital industry was immediate and generally negative. The congressional response has...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1982) 6 (4): 653–675.
Published: 01 August 1982
...Pamela Paul-Shaheen; Eugenia S. Carpenter A variety of programs aimed at health care cost containment have been initiated at the state level. This article presents a case study of one state's effort to deal with health care cost issues, focusing on the formulation and adoption of legislation to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2009) 34 (5): 679–716.
Published: 01 October 2009
... of stakeholder mobilization and public policy over time. We find that early policy choices about how to achieve cost containment led the states down different paths of reform. In the 1970s and 1980s, states that featured oligopolistic or near-monopolistic markets for private insurance (usually...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 475.
Published: 01 June 2011
... One of the most widespread criticisms of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) is that it does little to contain health care costs. While some economists argue that the ACA will “bend the cost curve,” Jonathan Oberlander and Thomas Rice contend that the provisions will not control...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2009) 34 (2): 157–179.
Published: 01 April 2009
... when fee increases outstripped medical inflation. Physician groups are partly culpable for the failure of cost containment because physician groups have resisted efforts to regulate their practice or link effectiveness research to coverage and reimbursement decisions. In the story of Ulysses and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1996) 21 (3): 489–510.
Published: 01 June 1996
...Stanley S. Wallack; Kathleen Carley Skwara; John Cai Neither rate regulation nor market competition alone is likely to contain health care spending in the long run. We need an approach to cost containment that can simultaneously address the major causes of rising health expenditures: higher prices...