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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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 635–662.
Published: 01 August 1988
...: National Academy Press. Toward a 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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 525–542.
Published: 01 June 1990
... recently, improved responsiveness by researchers and an emerging definition of the audiences by legislative policymakers are bringing about a gradual increase in the potential impact of research at the levels of administrative and clinical policy. Because of continuing decision-making constraints on...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 543–570.
Published: 01 June 1990
... operations. Although the literature varies in quality, all the studies fall short in one or more of the following dimensions: an appropriate control group, a comprehensive definition of cost and outcomes, and sufficient duration and scale to measure changes and use of medical services in a general population...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1988) 13 (1): 153–165.
Published: 01 February 1988
..., for which several possible definitional bases are suggested in this paper. The increased precision associated with such multidimensional antitrust analysis should permit a more effective consideration of the trade-offs between increases in hospitals' market power and advances in their relative...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2001) 26 (2): 249–266.
Published: 01 April 2001
... evidence. Interpreting and judging medical research involves subjective, not solely explicit, processes. Thus, developments in evidence-based medicine are an aid, but not a panacea,for definitively establishing benefits and harms of medical care, and the contributions that medical research evidence can...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1981) 6 (2): 285–302.
Published: 01 April 1981
... and rural boards had multi-faceted role definitions; rural boards, however, had a more open-ended perception of their functions, and attempted more actively to modify antisocial behavior and redirect board subjects to sources of social counseling. Therefore, understanding street-level “coping...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 251–260.
Published: 01 April 1984
... payment equity and cost escalation, have led many insurers, business groups, and legislators to advocate rate-setting regulation for hospitals. This article seeks to clarify the definition of cost-shifting, and quantifies its magnitude in Minneapolis/St. Paul. We believe that cost-shifting is the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1997) 22 (5): 1191–1214.
Published: 01 October 1997
... exempting certain primary care services from mandatory managed care. States, in turn, developed working definitions of exempt family planning services that omitted treatment for sexually transmitted diseases and also delegated to their managed care contractors the responsibility to design implementation and...