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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (3): 351–374.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Elise Trott Jaramillo; Emily A. Haozous; Cathleen E. Willging Abstract Context: American Indian elders have a lower life expectancy than other aging populations in the United States because of inequities in health and in access to health care. To reduce such disparities, the 2010 Affordable Care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (2): 431–433.
Published: 01 April 1989
...Patricia M. Alt Eloise Rathbone-McCuan and Betty Havens, eds., North American Elders: United States and Canadian Perspectives (New York: Greenwood Press, 1988), 298 pp. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 Book Reviews 431 serious...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2024) 49 (2): 289–313.
Published: 01 April 2024
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (6): 1005–1041.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Ann Bookman; Mona Harrington Based on two years of fieldwork, conducted between March 2003 and March 2005 in the health care industry of the northeastern United States, this study shows that the work of family caregivers of elders goes far beyond previously recognized care in the home...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (1): 101–164.
Published: 01 February 2015
..., self-efficacy, and health systems — relevant for understanding the relationship between political participation and health. Elder women demonstrated the greatest sense of self-efficacy and as a group cited the largest number of successful health advocacy efforts. Participation in an associated...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (4): 533–545.
Published: 01 August 2020
... authorization expired. Though marginal advances have been achieved since 2010, the great promises of the Elder Justice Act have not materialized. State governments and advocates continue fighting the epidemic without a full-on federal partner. Few ACA issues instigated more intense stakeholder conflict...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (6): 1129–1149.
Published: 01 December 2006
... as the national mean. For example, a plan in which elders compose 3 percent of the enrolled with expenditures amounting to $2 million must contribute five times this amount, $10 million, because the ratio of elders in the entire population is 15 percent. 2. Plans in the first tier tend to have more...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (1): 189–192.
Published: 01 February 1991
... People. So he comes out of a tradition of politically relevant so- ciology, which he and his collaborator, Hazel Qureshi, cany on. Their study addresses a range of important elements in elder care. First, the elderly and their families desire separate households and strong family connections. Qur...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (1): 41–62.
Published: 01 February 1984
... of older patients, particularly in the context of current HMO and Medicare legis- lation. The paper begins with a discussion of factors that presently discour- age HMO enrollment of elders, follows with a discussion of current reforms de- signed to address these obstacles, and ends...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (6): 1067–1069.
Published: 01 December 2007
.... Ann Bookman is executive director of the MIT Workplace Center and a lecturer in the Department of Urban Studies and Planning. A social anthropologist, she writes about women’s work, work and family issues, unionization, family policy, and community-based strategies for child care and elder care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1996) 21 (2): 380–385.
Published: 01 April 1996
... five trends dominate current policy and program debate with respect to health care for persons aged sixty-five or older. s Health care financing and organization have moved rapidly toward various forms of participant, payment, risk, and utilization manage- ment. s As elders are becoming...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (3): 820–823.
Published: 01 June 1995
... issues, therefore, involves controversies over problems and their definition. Finally, issues involving the right to die appear to involve a strong dose of symbolic politics (Elder and Cobb 1983). The contending sides em- brace positively valued symbols while trying to smear their opponents...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (2): 428–431.
Published: 01 April 1989
... development of our field. Roosevelt University Leonard Robins University of Minnesota Charles Backstrom Eloise Rathbone-McCuan and Betty Havens, eds., North American Elders: United States arld Canadian Perspectives (New York: Greenwood Press, 1988), 298...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (5): 855–860.
Published: 01 October 2002
... are one of the fastest-growing segments of the older population. Whereas elders of color currently make up only 16 percent of the aging population, they will account for 25 percent, or one in every four elders, by 2030. In the past few decades, immigration has played a significant role in changing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (5): 860–862.
Published: 01 October 2002
... are one of the fastest-growing segments of the older population. Whereas elders of color currently make up only 16 percent of the aging population, they will account for 25 percent, or one in every four elders, by 2030. In the past few decades, immigration has played a significant role in changing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (5): 863–865.
Published: 01 October 2002
... on the United States of the twenty- first century. By the year 2030, the number of persons sixty-five and older is expected to more than double to 66 million, or one in every five Amer- icans. Further, persons of color are one of the fastest-growing segments of the older population. Whereas elders of color...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (5): 866–869.
Published: 01 October 2002
... are one of the fastest-growing segments of the older population. Whereas elders of color currently make up only 16 percent of the aging population, they will account for 25 percent, or one in every four elders, by 2030. In the past few decades, immigration has played a significant role in changing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (5): 869–873.
Published: 01 October 2002
... are one of the fastest-growing segments of the older population. Whereas elders of color currently make up only 16 percent of the aging population, they will account for 25 percent, or one in every four elders, by 2030. In the past few decades, immigration has played a significant role in changing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (5): 873–876.
Published: 01 October 2002
... are one of the fastest-growing segments of the older population. Whereas elders of color currently make up only 16 percent of the aging population, they will account for 25 percent, or one in every four elders, by 2030. In the past few decades, immigration has played a significant role in changing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (1): 241–243.
Published: 01 February 1993
... are between these ages. Karl Pillemer and Susan Frankel make a particularly compelling case that the body of scientific knowledge regarding domestic violence against the elderly is both scarce and flawed. Many states incor- porated strategies designed to protect elders against abuse, like mandatory...