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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 259–269.
Published: 01 April 1990
...Judith Feder This paper explores threats to the maintenance and expansion of public commitment to financing health care for the elderly. Threats come from rising costs that increase financial burdens, especially on low-income elderly; efforts to contain costs that may undermine benefits; and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 863–865.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Judith G. Gonyea Laura Katz Olson, ed. Age through Ethnic Lenses: Caring for the Elderly in a Multicultural Society. Lanham, MD: Rowman &Littlefield, 2001. 300 pp. $85.00 cloth; $32.95 paper. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Books...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 185–189.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Robert Morris Robert and Rosalie Kane, A Will and a Way: What the United States Can Learn From Canada About Caring for the Elderly , (New York: Columbia University Press, 1985), 311 pp., $35.00. Institute of Medicine, Health in an Older Society , (Washington, DC: National Academy Press...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 192–194.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Sandra Tanenbaum U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment, Hearing Impairment and Elderly People: A Background Paper , OTA-BP-BA-30 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1986), 87 pp., $4.75. Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 192 Journal of Health Politics...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 35–52.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Timothy M. Smeeding; Lavonne Straub This paper investigates the issue of who pays the health care bills of the elderly by considering the types of subsidized health insurance protection enjoyed by the noninstitutionalized elderly and the way that increased Medicare cost-sharing efforts in the 1980s...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 586–589.
Published: 01 June 1992
...James H. Schulz Josef Pacolet and Celeste Wilderom, eds. The Economics of Care of the Elderly . Brookfield, VT: Gower, 1991. 221 pp. $52.95 cloth. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 References Economist. 1984 . A Granny Crisis Is Coming, 19 May, p. 55 . Schulz...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 763–782.
Published: 01 August 1992
... discussion is any talk about the relative out-of-pocket costs of alternative models. In this paper, we provide data on these costs for American and Canadian elderly for medical, hospital, and ambulatory pharmaceutical use. Despite the fact that the elderly in America are generally viewed as facing fewer...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 929–958.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Jens Alber This article maps variations in a standardized way in residential care for elderly people in three Western nations. Measured by the number of available places per person aged sixty-five and over and by the number of staff members per bed in nursing homes, the United Kingdom has the most...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 243–247.
Published: 01 February 1993
...Edith Geronimus Walsh Emily K. Abel. Who Cares for the Elderly? Public Policies and the Experiences of Adult Daughters. . Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 1991. 220 pp. $34.95 cloth. Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 205–212.
Published: 01 April 1980
... sides of the issue are investigated in detail by drawing on published conference proceedings and empirical studies reported in the literature. Copyright © 1980 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1980 Position Paper Institutional vs. Noninstitutional Care for the Elderly...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 62–72.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Eleanor G. Feldbaum; Merle B. Feldbaum “Reluctant” best describes health professionals' attitudes toward caring for the elderly. This article examines work plans of student nurses and work practices of registered nurses to ascertain who actually cares for the aged. Investigation of geriatric nurses...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 73–84.
Published: 01 February 1981
... advent of Medicare and Medicaid, a substantial amount of health care services rendered to the elderly has been financed by the federal government. The use by the elderly of eye care services and the cost of such services are influenced by Medicare reimbursement policies. Medicare specifically excludes...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1982) 7 (1): 280–282.
Published: 01 February 1982
...Thomas R. Willemain Rosalie A. Kane and Robert L. Kane, Assessing the Elderly: A Practical Guide to Measurement (Lexington, Mass.: Lexington Books, 1981), 301 pp., $18.95 hardbound Copyright © 1982 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University Press 1982 Book Reviews...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1982) 7 (1): 282–284.
Published: 01 February 1982
...James J. Callahan, Jr. Elizabeth Anne Kutza, The Benefits of Old Age: Social Welfare Policy for the Elderly (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1981), 187 pp., $5.95 paperback Copyright © 1982 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University Press 1982 282 Journal of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 348–352.
Published: 01 April 1984
...David A. Rochefort Howard A. Palley and Julianne S. Oktay, The Chronically Limited Elderly: The Case for a National Policy for In-Home and Supportive Community-Based Services (New York: The Haworth Press, 1983), 142 pp., $19.95 Copyright © 1984 by the Department of Health Administration...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1994) 19 (2): 467–470.
Published: 01 April 1994
...A. E. Benjamin Diane Rowland and Barbara Lyons, eds. Financing Home Care: Improving Protection for Disabled Elderly People . Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991. 256 pp. $47.50 cloth. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 References Kane , Rosalie A...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2013) 38 (1): 195–196.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Cynthia Massie Mara Stone Robyn . Long-Term Care for the Elderly . Washington, DC : Urban Institute Press , 2011 . 172 pp. $26.50 paper. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 References Stone Robyn I. 2000 . Long-Term Care for the Elderly with Disabilities...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1978) 3 (2): 163–180.
Published: 01 April 1978
...Anne R. Somers Copyright © 1978 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University Press 1978 Position Paper The High Cost of Health Care for the Elderly: Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Some Suggestions for Therapy Anne R. Sorners, College of Medicine and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1979) 3 (4): 452–455.
Published: 01 August 1979
...Frederick R. Eisele; Richard R. Hoke Copyright © 1979 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1979 Guest Editorial Health Care Policy and the Elderly: Toward a System of Long-term Care Frederick R. Eisele, The Pennsylvania State University and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1991) 16 (1): 189–192.
Published: 01 February 1991
...Debbie Ward Hazel Qureshi and Alan Walker. The Caring Relationship—Elderly People and Their Families . Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1989. 291 pp. $34.95 cloth. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 Reviews 189 all...