1-20 of 1265 Search Results for

definition

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1978) 3 (3): 303–327.
Published: 01 June 1978
...Walter McClure Copyright © 1978 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University Press 1978 ∗ This study was supported by the McKnight Foundation, St. Paul, Minnesota. Position Paper On Broadening the Definition of and Removing Regulatory Barriers to...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2006) 31 (2): 251–293.
Published: 01 April 2006
... contributions and from gift giving to informal charging, and widespread, reported from countries in at least three continents. However, cross-national research is hampered by the lack of consensus among researchers on the definition of informal payments, and the definitions that have been proposed are unable to...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 635–662.
Published: 01 August 1988
... Definitive Antitrust Standard for Nonprofit Hospital Mergers William G. Kopit and Robert W McCann, Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. Abstract. Despite decades of federal and state regulatory efforts to encourage more efficient utilization of...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2010) 35 (6): 999–1026.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Gloria J. Bazzoli; Jan P. Clement; Hui-Min Hsieh The definition of hospital community benefits has been intensely debated for many years. Recently, consensus has developed about one group of activities being central to community benefits because of its focus on care for the poor and on needed...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2015) 40 (1): 221–226.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Mary A. Clark Abstract In Latin America, competing definitions of universal health care are found. Variants include traditional universalism, basic universalism, and minimal or residual universalism. These definitions are informed by European traditions, a renewed emphasis on equity among Latin...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 97–112.
Published: 01 February 1987
... benefits by seeking an “ adequate” definition of health or health care. Payment is then limited to only those procedures medically required or indicated. In this paper we argue that the purposive approach is inadequate, and that attempted adherence to it results in a curious dislocation of service, serious...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 853–872.
Published: 01 October 2018
... generalists and 88 percent are specialists. While it is undisputed that US physicians can choose to train in a striking array of medical specialties and subspecialties not seen elsewhere, the perception that the United States has a specialty-dominated workforce is not accurate. The US definition of generalist...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 185–220.
Published: 01 April 1996
... practice of defensive medicine, in which physicians order tests and procedures primarily because of fear of malpractice liability. In this article, we discuss the issues raised by different definitions of defensive medicine and propose a working definition to guide measurement of the concept. We also...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1994) 19 (2): 423–447.
Published: 01 April 1994
...Jack Zwanziger; Glenn Melnick; Kathleen M. Eyre The definition of geographic and product markets is a critical aspect of any antitrust analysis. This paper argues for a different approach to market definition in areas where insurance plans that contract selectively are a significant market presence...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2013) 38 (5): 1051–1059.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Martin Powell; Robin Miller Abstract This article explores different stakeholder perspectives of “privatization” in the English National Health Service (NHS). Much of the academic literature makes empirical claims about privatization on the basis of absent or shaky definitions of the term...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2017) 42 (3): 485–512.
Published: 01 June 2017
... (TRIPS). The focus is on off-patent or “generic” medicines: their product definitions, quality standards and prescription procedures. Drawing from a survey conducted of seventeen countries across the Latin American region, this article examines the differences in definition of off-patent products and the...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 250–276.
Published: 01 April 1980
... Death Act by an unconscious or seriously incapacitated patient require additional safeguards. Adequate due process should be assured before Natural Death Act provisions are applied to incompetent persons or minors. Substitution of brain death for the common law definition would permit withdrawal of...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1997) 22 (1): 23–47.
Published: 01 February 1997
... network development to agree on common rural health network definitions, to identify clearly the goals of network development programs, and to document and analyze program outcomes. Future network development efforts need to be much more comprehensive if they are to have a significant impact on rural...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2003) 28 (2-3): 421–442.
Published: 01 June 2003
... many issues in seeking to become legitimized as both a unique field of study and as a significant force in public policy. Among these are a clear definition of the boundaries of the field, a continuing flow of resources for development, and attractive career structures for new recruits and future...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2017) 42 (4): 697–708.
Published: 01 August 2017
...Joseph White Abstract Conventional wisdom says that the tax exclusion for employer-sponsored health insurance (ESI) is “regressive and therefore unfair.” Yet, by the standard definition of regressive tax policy, the conventional view is almost certainly false. It confuses the absolute size of the...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2002) 27 (3): 441–464.
Published: 01 June 2002
... objective of this study is to test the effects of insurance type, competition among hospitals, and market pressure from managed care plans on the supply and cost of NIC. The analysis uses logistic and linear models with techniques to avoid bias from (a) market area definitions based on actual patient flows...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1998) 23 (5): 833–859.
Published: 01 October 1998
... response to initiatives; systematic research and control over problem definition powerfully shapes the policy debate (in the United Kingdom the debate focused on normal birth, rather than on the traditional inquiry into perinatal death); a few well-placed individuals (e.g., female legislators) can bring...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 1089–1120.
Published: 01 December 2003
... appointments at one's primary care site. Drawing on the findings, a typology that distinguishes between groups of users according to their preference for the ED, a level of congruence between their own reason and their definition of an emergency was developed. The typology suggests that people's concerns that...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 915–934.
Published: 01 December 2012
... be only a matter of national governance but requires common agreements and regulations. In the early 1950s the structuring of the World Health Organization in regional offices further contributed to the definition of Europe as a unit for risk assessments and international health cooperation. More...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 955–965.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Ralf Reintjes Communicable diseases do not respect national boundaries and are important challenges to health internationally. This article aims to support the improvement and integration of surveillance systems in Europe and beyond by drawing on research comparing national systems. Definitions and...