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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 397–430.
Published: 01 June 2004
... renewal and secure future fee revenues as well as heightened industry monitoring. Additional results show that there were significant increases in the speed of review for novel drugs in the reform era and for drugs in certain classes that have historically experienced longer delays. The results suggest...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1994) 19 (3): 583–595.
Published: 01 June 1994
... delay, that is, in the time between when a patient is medically ready for discharge to another form of care and when he or she actually is discharged. Logistic regression and ordinary least squares are used heuristically to identify patient characteristics associated with delay, and two-way analyses of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2005) 30 (3): 475–504.
Published: 01 June 2005
... policy via the Balanced Budget Act of 1997. However, full implementation of risk adjustment was delayed due to clashes with the managed care industry over payment policy, concerns over perverse incentives, and problems of data burden. We review the history of risk adjustment leading up to the Balanced...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 571–589.
Published: 01 June 1990
... problems. This pattern is evident in the evolution of Superfund, the national program to clean up abandoned hazardous waste sites. The prolonged process of reauthorization in the 1980s contributed to serious program delay and failed to resolve a number of fundamental questions concerning the national...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 469–498.
Published: 01 June 1988
... of the 33 conferences held up to that time, and four planning meetings for future conferences were observed. The delay in publishing our findings provided an opportunity to examine the changes introduced by NIH; it also allowed us to avoid the criticism of numerous prior evaluations for finding fault...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1997) 22 (1): 5–21.
Published: 01 February 1997
...Gail Silverstein Physician participation in fee-for-service Medicaid programs has been declining nationally since the mid-1970s. Numerous studies have documented the reasons for this decline, including poor reimbursement, payment delays, and administrative burdens. Most are now incorporating...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 213–226.
Published: 01 April 1980
..., consumers formed an organization which conducted a series of community forums to provide information and generate publicity about local health care issues, sponsored training workshops for consumer leaders and HSA board members, worked to delay the final designation of the agency, and organized to take...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 44–75.
Published: 01 February 1983
... delayed or rescinded, the result of an ongoing debate about the policy's wisdom. Political and economic interests are at stake, as are matters of principle; and disputes over basic facts remain unresolved. Both advocates and opponents of a mandatory passive-restraint requirement agree that restraints can...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 567–598.
Published: 01 June 1999
.... These results suggest that failure to specify such mechanisms in the legislation will lead to delays in implementing and enforcing the laws as well as to a number of compliance problems. Antitobacco coalitions will also need to become more actively involved in the implementation and enforcement process...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 April 2012
... chronic disease related to people's unhealthy lifestyles and physical environments. It identifies common features that make it difficult to establish and maintain initiatives to prevent or reduce costly illness and physical suffering: (1) public health benefits are generally dispersed and delayed; (2...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 297–328.
Published: 01 April 2012
... legal preparedness that can undermine effective responses to public health emergencies. Correcting the lack of legal knowledge, coupled with eliminating delays in resolving legal issues and questions during public health emergencies, could have measurable consequences on reducing morbidity and mortality...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2013) 38 (2): 393–419.
Published: 01 April 2013
... their insurance coverage as well as obtaining timely health care benefits they are eligible for through their insurance benefits or public health programs. Without intervention, many in these groups may delay or avoid seeking health care altogether, which may increase health care disparities in the long...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 142–154.
Published: 01 April 1979
..., introduction of fees for services, disruption of program continuity, service delays, demoralization of public employees, termination of contracts with community clinics, and drastic reductions in staff and services by special districts. Copyright © 1979 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1998) 23 (5): 833–859.
Published: 01 October 1998
...; greater choice for mothers of birthplace and attendant; and a narrower, more specialized role for obstetricians. Potential lessons for U.S. health policy include the following points: Even narrow, targeted reform is generally slow to develop, and bureaucracies continue to show ingenuity in delaying their...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 219–241.
Published: 01 April 1996
... syncope (78 percent versus 73 percent; p = .42), discharged a patient with nonspecific chest pain (80 percent versus 80 percent; p = .88), and delayed surgery in a patient with nonspecific changes on a electrocardiograph (58 percent versus 68 percent; p = .18). Attitudes about malpractice also did not...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2018) 43 (2): 271–304.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Philip Rocco; Simon F. Haeder Abstract The implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has been a politically volatile process. The ACA's institutional design and delayed feedback effects created a window of opportunity for its partisan opponents to launch challenges at both the federal and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2006) 31 (1): 33–50.
Published: 01 February 2006
... crafting messages and selecting messengers in accordance with their audience's concerns, delaying publication until interactions with policy makers had occurred, monitoring public opinion, and a host of ideas relating to the style and content of government-sponsored commission reports. Most of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2007) 32 (1): 89–129.
Published: 01 February 2007
... delaying prescription drug coverage at the national level seemingly incapable of stopping the majority of states from passing the same kinds of legislation? To answer this question, we develop and test a number of hypotheses about the determinants of health policy using Heckman models with data on the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2014) 39 (6): 1263–1275.
Published: 01 December 2014
... health care and patient outcomes (e.g., access to primary care services). The present limitations of evidence, often a consequence of delays and inconsistencies in the law's implementation, have begun to affect policy making in the ACA's wake. In this article, we consider the debates among state and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2013) 38 (1): 161–163.
Published: 01 February 2013
... states decide whether and when to participate in the PPACA’s Medicaid expansion. For millions of citizens, this decision likely delays the path to near-­universal coverage envisioned under the new law. This issue’s Point-­Counterpoint essays underscore the difference in per- spective among...