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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (6): 917–939.
Published: 01 December 2018
... insurance markets has implications for human capital investment. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 Affordable Care Act health insurance dependent coverage human capital education Prior to enactment of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in March 2010, young adults between the ages...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (1): 99–128.
Published: 01 February 2012
... that enacted dependent expansion laws. Drawing on public information from thirty-one enacting states and case studies of four diverse reform states, it derives lessons that are pertinent to the implementation of this ACA provision. Dependent coverage laws vary across the states, but most impose residency...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (4): 543–583.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of the statutory benefits. In all cases the markets for this coverage are much smaller than the market for private insurance in the United States. In each case, the market for VHI depends on perceived inadequacy in the statutory system. With gap coverage, the extent of the statutory benefit package is a more basic...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (5): 771–795.
Published: 01 October 2010
... coverage of the Patients' Bill of Rights debate in 1999 in five states that were subject to extensive advertising campaigns with coverage in five comparison states that were not directly exposed to the advocacy campaigns. I find significant differences in coverage depending on the presence or absence...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (2): 215–250.
Published: 01 April 1991
... of AIDS shaped the meaning of the epidemic for mass and elite audiences. An examination of nightly news coverage by the three major networks from 1982 to 1989 reveals considerable variability and volatility in their coverage. Topic-driven saturation coverage occurred only during three short periods...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (3): 427–453.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., the dynamics of this bridging function has differed in different phases of policy development (such as welfare-state establishment, retrenchment, and redesign), depending on the state of discourse in each realm. In the establishment phase in which most programs of universal health care coverage were adopted...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (4): 661–676.
Published: 01 August 2020
... they would expand private insurance coverage to low- and middle-income individuals who were increasingly unable to obtain employer-sponsored health insurance. Instead, exchanges became one of the primary fronts in the war over Obamacare. Have the exchanges been successful? The answer is not straightforward...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (3): 439–462.
Published: 01 June 1992
...-like financing, in contrast, tends to be mandatory and not earmarked for health care, with coverage not dependent upon making payments and payments going to governments. Over the past century, most industrialized nations have developed highly popular social insurance programs to cover periods...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (2): 357–385.
Published: 01 April 1990
... who lack third-party coverage, modernizing the treatment system, developing new patterns of practice that use existing resources more efficiently, and developing a plan for treating intravenous drug users infected with the AIDS virus. In the private sector, the advent of working- and middle-class...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 11 (1): 67–81.
Published: 01 February 1986
... to be inappropriate. In contrast, it is shown that there are equity and efficiency reasons to grant a discount for insurance policies which avert bad debt, but that the appropriate discount is less than the amount of bad debt averted. The appropriate discount depends on the size of the subsidy needed to bring about...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (1): 227–232.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Charles Milligan Abstract In any given year, a significant number of individuals will move between Medicaid and qualified health plans (QHP). Known as “churn,” this movement could disrupt continuity of health care services, even when no gap in insurance coverage exists. The number of people who...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (5): 889–904.
Published: 01 October 2020
.../full/ . Akosa Antwi Yaa , Moriya Asako S. , and Simon Kosali . 2013 . “ Effects of Federal Policy to Insure Young Adults: Evidence from the 2010 Affordable Care Act's Dependent-Coverage Mandate .” American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 5 , no. 4 : 1 – 28 . doi.org...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (1): 1–3.
Published: 01 February 2012
... research that provides lessons for the implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). Joel C. Cantor and colleagues’ article on dependent coverage laws fits the bill. Dependent coverage laws allow parents to add their children to their health plans up to age twenty-­six...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (1): 171–175.
Published: 01 February 2012
... to studies of young adult dependent coverage expansions across states, including coauthoring an analysis of their impact on the health insurance status of young adults in Health Services Research. Belloff also contributed to two Commonwealth Fund State Scorecards on health system performance. Henri...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (5): 771–786.
Published: 01 October 2020
... rulemaking activities. We also provide illustrative examples of two controversial issues: short-term limited-duration insurance plans and contraceptive coverage for women. Despite relative statutory stasis, regulatory actions have continued to shape the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Both...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (4): 677–691.
Published: 01 August 2020
... countries with more waste, then maybe it is too simple to blame only interest groups. A powerful explanation for the complexity and partiality of US coverage politics can be found in path dependency, a concept with a particularly strong lineage in comparative politics research. The case is perhaps best put...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (2): 181–217.
Published: 01 April 2009
... Social Security privatization than individuals without IRAs. In contrast, HSA participants are less likely to prefer consumer-driven health coverage in which individuals are empowered to make choices. Overall, the findings suggest that policies alter public opinion preferences but that the effects depend...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (2): 319–339.
Published: 01 April 1990
... and coverage over the years. Second, there is a critical distinction between national policy to let states de- termine their own standards for implementing national social welfare policies and dependence of the population of states on the existence, enthusiasm, and capacity of private nonprofit...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (3): 839–878.
Published: 01 June 1997
... population has occurred in recent years due to the man- dates for coverage of children in poor families and the continuing erosion of AFDC eligibility standards. The number of dependent children under age twenty-one who received Medicaid-funded services rose 76 percent from 1985 to 1994, while the number...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (3): 407–422.
Published: 01 June 2010
... health policy for clients whose patients depended on Medicaid. Reviewing the ambitious Medicaid agenda that she helped lead, Bachrach reflects on expanding eligibility and increasing enrollment, designing and implementing payment reforms, and struggling with how best to rationalize program administration...