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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 530–532.
Published: 01 April 1982
...Fernand Turcotte M. L. Barer, R. G. Evans, and G. L. Stoddart, Controlling Health Care Costs by Direct Charges to Patients: Snare or Delusion? (Toronto: Ontario Economic Council—Occasional Paper 10, 1979), 126 pp. Copyright © 1982 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University Press...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2012) 37 (3): 469–512.
Published: 01 June 2012
... other economic and political factors, is associated with adopting wage pass-through (WPT) policies, which direct a portion of Medicaid reimbursement or its increase toward nursing home staff in an effort to reduce staff turnover, thereby increasing efficiency and the quality of care provided. Contrary...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2014) 39 (3): 537–564.
Published: 01 June 2014
... process in the United States, and many specific ideas it advocated have garnered mainstream support. Direct democracy advocates, as well as public health advocates and policy makers, need to understand the tobacco industry's goals (which other industries adopted) of limiting the direct democracy process...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2013) 38 (3): 505–544.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Denis G. Arnold; James L. Oakley As the pharmaceutical industry lobbies European regulators to permit direct-to-consumer advertising (DTCA) of prescription drugs in the European Union, we found that five leading companies violated industry-developed and -promulgated standards for ethical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2015) 40 (3): 487–530.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Susan P. Shapiro AbstractResolution of long-standing debates about the role and impact of advance directives — living wills and powers of attorney for health care — has been hampered by a dearth of appropriate data, in particular data that compare the process and outcomes of end-of-life decision...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2017) 42 (1): 123–165.
Published: 01 February 2017
... seriously and would do all it could to increase its enforcement activity. The official MBC report requesting a five-year extension of its statutory authorities detailed a number of administrative measures that would lead to increased enforcement, especially regarding over-prescribing doctors. 2 In direct...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 73–84.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Mordachai Soroka; Robert D. Newcomb Eye care services are largely provided by two professional groups–optometrists and ophthalmologists. Professional rivalry between the two exists mainly because both are in direct competition for patients with routine diagnostic and treatment needs. With the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 189–192.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Katherine Swartz Karen Davis and Diane Rowland, Medicare Policy: New Directions for Health and Long-Term Care (Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1986), 137 pp., $19.50. Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 Book Reviews 189 unmentioned are recent experiments with...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 683–704.
Published: 01 August 1988
... Review Bulletin 9 ( 4 ): 100 -106. Hospital Utilization Review: Past Experience, Future Directions Danny Ermann, National Center for Health Services Research and Health Care Technology Assessment Abstract. Utilization review (UR) programs seek to determine whether...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1985) 10 (2): 283–298.
Published: 01 April 1985
... Health Care Center: Current Status and Future Directions Eli Ginzberg and Miriam Ostow, Conservation of Human Resources, Columbia University Abstract. This paper presents an assessment of The Robert Wood Johnson Foun- dation’s Municipal Health Services...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1981) 5 (4): 776–781.
Published: 01 August 1981
...John K. Iglehart Copyright © 1981 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1981 Washington Report Federal Directions in Health Care Policy John K. Iglehart Jimmy Carter, in a stroke that left him at odds with the most powerful constituencies of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 101–128.
Published: 01 February 1990
... control. Failure in the United States is often presented as evidence of the impossibility of control, but most other countries have succeeded. Finally, control requires the direct confrontation of interests, with substantial build-up of stress. Advocates of expansion are more successful if they can...
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Published: 01 June 2015
Figure 1 Advance Directives Mentioned Notes : Plot shows predicted mean likelihood and 95 percent confidence intervals that advance directives ( p <.01) or substantive wishes contained therein ( p <.001) are mentioned. See table 3 for the logistic regressions from which these estimates
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Published: 01 June 2015
Figure 2 Advance Directives and Discussion of Patient Wishes Notes : Plot shows predicted mean likelihood and 95 percent confidence intervals that patient's expressed ( p <.05) or inferred wishes ( p <.05) are mentioned. See table 4 for the logistic regressions from which these
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 813–835.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Chris Hafner-Eaton; Laurie K. Pearce To many Americans, the idea of home birth, the use of a “direct-entry midwife,” or both seem archaic. Although much of the professional medical community disapproves of either, state laws regarding birth choices vary dramatically and are not necessarily based...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2017) 42 (1): 73–122.
Published: 01 February 2017
... argument can countermand the dictates of solid scientific evidence, the voices of experts, and practical considerations to push public health policy in entirely oppositional directions. Third, having the ear of the presidential administration is usually a necessary—although not always sufficient—condition...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2006) 31 (3): 557–567.
Published: 01 June 2006
... direct subsidies to prevent distortions in competition. In the current political environment, it is not practical to provide direct subsidies for all of the unfunded care that exists in health care markets today; instead, some interference with competition may be necessary to protect cross subsidies...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2001) 26 (6): 1325–1352.
Published: 01 December 2001
... care reform over a twentysix-month period in Oklahoma. Looking at the overall trends just prior to the introduction of the Harry and Louise campaign, public opinion was going in the “wrong”direction, from the HIAA perspective. Moreover, public opinion continued in the wrong direction until the mid...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2006) 31 (4): 773–810.
Published: 01 August 2006
... directed by the federal government. Focusing on the response of three key stakeholder groups across settings of care—consumers, providers, and purchasers—I identify several challenges that nursing home reporting must overcome to be successful. I conclude that publicly reporting quality measures for nursing...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1986) 11 (2): 305–322.
Published: 01 April 1986
...Jon Gabel; Dan Ermann; Thomas Rice; Gregory de Lissovoy A new development in the restructuring of American health care is the dramatic growth of preferred provider organizations (PPOs). Based on a national telephone survey, this paper assesses the future direction of PPOs by examining segments of...