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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (5): 795-832.
Published: 01 October 1998
...Ruth E. Malone The problem of emergency department (ED) overutilization or “inappropriate” utilization is commonly conceptualized in terms of inadequate access to appropriate primary medical care. Although medical care access is a critical issue, a focus on increased access to medical care as the...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (1): 122-125.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Steven Epstein Cristiana Bastos. Global Responses to AIDS: Science in Emergency. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1999. 224 pp.$27.95 cloth. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Altman, Dennis. 1999 . Globalization, Political Economy, and HIV/AIDS. Theory and Society 28 (4...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (6): 1089-1120.
Published: 01 December 2003
...Nurit Guttman; Deena R. Zimmerman; Myra Schaub Nelson Investigating why people use the hospital emergency department (ED) for visits considered medically nonurgent can enhance our understanding of people's expectations of health care services, of their conceptions of prudent lay judgment, and of...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (2): 345-371.
Published: 01 April 2013
.... 1996 . “Women and the Biological Reproduction of ‘the Nation.’ ” Women's Studies International Forum 19 , nos. 1–2 : 17 – 24 . The Policy and Politics of Reproductive Health Motherhood Preconceived: The Emergence of the Preconception Health...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (4): 455-486.
Published: 01 August 2010
... are implemented, which leads to the emergence of “hybrid” systems and indicates a trend toward convergence, or increasing similarities. We elaborate this hypothesis in two steps. First, we describe system-specific deficits of each health care system type and provide an overview of major adaptive...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (4): 615-658.
Published: 01 August 2003
... that emerge. While the approach that most effectively supports product safety involves managerial discretion as occurs in the United States, formal mechanisms for negotiation might be incorporated rather than a reliance on the judicial process. In an era of globalization and regulatory harmonization...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (1): 3-11.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Eduardo J. Gómez; Jennifer Prah Ruger Abstract In recent years, several emerging nations with burgeoning economies and in transition to democracy have pursued health policy innovations. As these nations have integrated into the world economy through bilateral trade and diplomacy, they have also...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (2): 421-439.
Published: 01 April 1982
... associations in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles are used to examine the emergence of “patient-care” demands and their compatibility with collective bargaining frameworks. As house-staff have become principal providers of care to indigent populations in public hospitals, and economic cutbacks have endangered...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 11 (2): 305-322.
Published: 01 April 1986
... future, but with increased movement toward vertical integration and joint ventures among providers and insurers. Copyright © 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 The Emergence and Future of PPOs Jon Gabel, Health Insurance Association of America, Dan Ermann, National Center for...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (5): 1005-1008.
Published: 01 October 2000
...Carolyn Hughes Tuohy Antonia Maioni. Parting at the Crossroads: The Emergence of Health Insurance in the United States and Canada . Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1998. 216 pp. $45.00 cloth. 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Marmor, Theodore R. 2000 . The Politics of...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (6): 1163-1178.
Published: 01 December 2005
...: Cambridge University Press. Sur, S. 1997 . The State between Fragmentation and Globalization. European Journal of International Law 3 : 421 -434. Toole, M., R. Waldeman, and A. Zwi. 2000 . Complex Humanitarian Emergencies. In International Public Health: Disease, Programs, Systems, and Policies...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 789-801.
Published: 01 October 2017
... where infectious disease mortality fell across the board, if unevenly) that a modern focus on cancer disparities emerged. And by the 1960s and 1970s, in the context of a rising focus on civil rights and health care reform, the fight against those disparities began to take shape. Adding further...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (1): 5-52.
Published: 01 February 2017
... consumers, purchasers, and states to make informed market and policy choices. Drawing on pragmatist institutional theory, this article shows how APCDs emerged as the dominant model for reforming health care prices. While APCD advocates faced significant institutional barriers to policy change, we show how...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (6): 955-960.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Victor G. Rodwin Eduardo J. Gómez . Geopolitics in Health: Confronting Obesity, Aids and Tuberculosis in the Emerging BRICS Economies . Baltimore, MD : Johns Hopkins University Press . 2018 . 304 pp. $34.95 paper. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 There are...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (2): 297-328.
Published: 01 April 2012
... that compared the objective legal environment with how practitioners perceived the laws. Most local public health and emergency management professionals relied on what they perceived the legal environment to be rather than on an adequate understanding of the objective legal requirements. Major reasons...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (1): 13-40.
Published: 01 February 2015
... an emerging civil society presence. We discuss the critical importance of timing for policy intervention and the role of health policy in shaping the broader social terrain. The interventions of external actors such as the US President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) and the Global Fund...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (3): 455-478.
Published: 01 June 2019
...Jacqueline Chattopadhyay Abstract Context: A political science literature has emerged on the policy feedback effects of alternative health care coverage expansions, focusing on whether programs like Medicare, Medicaid, and the Affordable Care Act can generate robust public constituencies. Yet...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (2): 253-295.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Steven Ney Health has become a policy issue of global concern. Worried that the unstructured, polycentric, and pluralist nature of global health governance is undermining the ability to serve emergent global public health interests, some commentators are calling for a more systematic institutional...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (2): 315-338.
Published: 01 April 1997
...Jacob S. Hacker; Theda Skocpol Following the demise of comprehensive health care reform in 1994, some reformers are seekingcomfort in the successful “incremental” strategy for enacting Medicare that emerged out of President Harry Truman’s failed campaign for national health insurance in 1948–50...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (1): 91-114.
Published: 01 February 1999
.... Multivariate logistic regression analysis identified factors independently associated with health services utilization. Subjects were classified as unsheltered, emergency-sheltered, bridge-housed, doubled-up, and housed-poor. The median age of the subjects was 38.4 years; 78.6 percent were African American and...