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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2017) 42 (4): 709–717.
Published: 01 August 2017
... doctors and nurses comparative study ethnography Reliable teamwork and human resources management are often described as an indispensable element of superior health system performance (Buchan 2004 ). Several studies have highlighted the importance of an effective relationship between physicians...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1988) 13 (2): 375–378.
Published: 01 April 1988
...Mark J. Segal John M. Eisenberg, M.D., Doctors' Decisions and the Cost of Medical Practice: The Reasons for Doctors' Practice Patterns and Ways to Change Them (Ann Arbor, MI: Health Administration Press, 1986), 190 pp., $18.00. Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 508–530.
Published: 01 August 1978
... accountable than it should be. The idea stems from a belief that bac- calaureate nurses would be independent practitioners like physicians. Independent practitioners such as doctors, dentists, and attorneys are not conspicuous for their public accountability. In any case, there is nothing to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2006) 31 (4): 867–871.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Sally S. Cohen Suzanne Gordon. Nursing against the Odds: How Health Care Cost Cutting, Media Stereotypes, and Medical Hubris Undermine Nurses and Patient Care. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2005. 489 pp. $29.95 cloth. Duke University Press 2006 Buresh, B., S. Gordon, M. E...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 333–353.
Published: 01 April 1980
...Margaret Levi Registered nurses have been attempting to achieve professional status for nearly a century. Historical investigation of their efforts in the United States and a case study of the 1976 Seattle Nurses' strike indicate major obstacles to the professionalizing project. The most important...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1981) 5 (4): 696–719.
Published: 01 August 1981
...Lois O'Brien Friss If the decline in full-time labor force participation by registered nurses in hospitals is to be reversed, the issue of equal pay for comparable work must be addressed. Under pressure for cost containment, policies tend to focus on labor force economics rather than on limitations...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 127–133.
Published: 01 February 2010
... operating room suites noted, “I have nursing attendants who make twenty-eight thousand a year working elbow to elbow with these attending doctors who come into work in Jaguars and take these magnificent vaca- tions” (232). She goes on to say that, given these differences, one of the differentiating...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 705–727.
Published: 01 August 1994
... of doctors was shared by nurses. The Ministry of Health gave nurses very little in the Whitley Council negotiations, and the nurses finally struck in protest during the 1980s. The nation sympathized with the nurses. The Thatcher government appeased the nurses by giving them an independent...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1985) 10 (3): 549–564.
Published: 01 June 1985
... risk, but only as viewed by the patient. Cassel Doctors and Allocation Decisions 553 It was not only the costs of high-technology hospital care that patients weighed as “burdens,” but also the spectre of expensive years of nursing-home care. Many people mistakenly...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 177–179.
Published: 01 February 1984
...Harvey M. Sapolsky Bradford H. Gray, ed., The New Health Care for Profit: Doctors and Hospitals in a Competitive Environment (Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press, 1983), 178 pp., $17.50 Copyright © 1984 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University 1984...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2004) 29 (4-5): 781–798.
Published: 01 October 2004
... American Medicine, by Paul Starr. Nature 304 : 667 -668. What the Doctors Read Joel D. Howell University of Michigan The rise of corporate enterprise in health services . . . is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 770–774.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Debra Roter Carl E. Schneider. The Practice of Autonomy: Patients, Doctors, and Medical Decisions . New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. 307 pp.$39.95 cloth. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Hall, J. A., D. L. Roter, and N. R. Katz. 1988 . Meta-Analysis of Correlates of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1980) 5 (1): 25–54.
Published: 01 February 1980
... administrators and doctors. However, the nursing literature supports the conclusion that the reason for doing this is to transfer that power to nursing leaders-nursing theoreticians’ euphemism for nursing bosses-not to dismantle the authori- tarian hierarchy. As one nurse put it, nursing leaders do not call...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2006) 31 (4): 773–810.
Published: 01 August 2006
... strategy for nursing homes. Designed to empower consumers to make informed choices and to stimulate provider competition on quality, nursing home public reporting began in 1998 with the Nursing Home Compare Web site and has received greater emphasis in the 2002 Nursing Home Quality Initiative, both...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1994) 19 (3): 597–631.
Published: 01 June 1994
...Lois Friss As early as 1915, leaders in the nursing profession were concerned with the “image problem of nurses,” which they saw as needing improvement. Since then, countless studies, reports, and commissions have attempted to explain and solve perceived shortages of registered nurses, which have...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2008) 33 (5): 861–881.
Published: 01 October 2008
...David Barton Smith; Zhanlian Feng; Mary L. Fennell; Jacqueline Zinn; Vincent Mor While nursing homes were insulated from civil-rights enforcement at the time of the implementation of the Medicare program and lagged behind other parts of the health sector in providing comparable access to minorities...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2002) 27 (4): 689–691.
Published: 01 August 2002
... nurses be helpers of doctors, as Nightingale defined their role, or independent providers? Should nursing be defined by its unique role in physical attendance, observation, and humanistic engagement of patients, or should nursing seek a wider identity by embracing contemporary problems and needs such...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 40–48.
Published: 01 February 1981
... consisted of terms like “doctors,” “hospitals,” “nursing homes,” and “patients.” Lately, however, one is more likely to hear discussions about “providers” and consumer Probably no force has contributed as much to this lexicographical change, and to the underlying alteration in attitude which...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 683–702.
Published: 01 August 1987
... . The Effects of Reimbursement Policy on the Strategic Behavior of Nursing Home Owners and Operators. Doctoral dissertation, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA. Aaronson , W. E. 1986b . A Projection of Long Term Care Service in Tricounty Charleston, South Carolina. Charleston: Medical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1977) 2 (3): 349–361.
Published: 01 June 1977
... nursing students, was initially authorized and funded through the provi- sions of the Nurse Training Act of 1964. The program was originally This article is an update of the empirical section of my doctoral dissertation, “The Distribution of Federal Credit Subsidy Benefits,” (Berkeley...