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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1992) 17 (2): 255–264.
Published: 01 April 1992
...Sandra Christensen Contributions made by or for current enrollees to Medicare will cover less than a third of the costs of their expected lifetime benefits, on average. This subsidy is of concern for two reasons. First, because the subsidy is provided regardless of income, some transfers are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 97–118.
Published: 01 February 1992
...Charles J. Barrilleaux; Mark E. Miller States have implemented a number of strategies to provide services, pay providers, and control Medicaid spending. We test the effects of some differences in state Medicaid policies on program enrollees' access to and use of health care services. Logistic and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 119–139.
Published: 01 February 1985
... over entry and over changes in benefits and premiums and partly to inertia on the part of enrollees. In spite of large changes in relative premiums and benefits, only 21 percent of all enrollees in the DHHS switched plans during the May 1982 open season. Those employees who did switch plans astutely...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1997) 22 (2): 595–631.
Published: 01 April 1997
... from favorable selection of healthier enrollees; and preserve the current fee-for-service Medicare program. plans, especially health maintenance organizations (HMOs), can save substantial money for the federal government, while also improving the quality of medical care and scope of covered benefits...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 819–842.
Published: 01 October 2007
... had no statistically significant impact on trust in the physician for the average patient. However, the adoption of gag laws is estimated to have increased trust in the physician by a modest amount (25 percent of a standard deviation) for health maintenance organization (HMO) enrollees who did not...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2002) 27 (3): 353–378.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Household and Insurance Followback surveys, we identify privately insured persons who correctly and incorrectly know what kind of health plan they are covered by. Nearly a quarter misidentified their type of health coverage. Differences between responses by HMO and non-HMO enrollees to questions covering...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1998) 23 (4): 687–695.
Published: 01 August 1998
... reimbursement systems for physicians, one example of organizational change in our health system, can be evaluated for their impact on both kinds of trust according to their intrusiveness, openness, and goals. Although involving managed care enrollees in value-laden decisions that affect them is commendable...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Jerry Cromwell; Sylvia Hurdle; Rachel Schurman This paper explores the access and equity implications to the poor and taxpayers of further defederalizing Medicaid program administration. New data on enrollees and tax incidence indicates little horizontal, let alone vertical, equity in the system...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 723–739.
Published: 01 August 1987
... indicates that IPA physicians are rarely given financial incentives to control cost, such incentives are now common. In this decade IPAs have cut their hospital days per thousand enrollees. Furthermore, IPAs in which individual physicians or medical groups bear some of the financial risk of hospital costs...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2002) 27 (3): 441–464.
Published: 01 June 2002
... also are relatively profitable enrollees for health plans. In conclusion: using the results here and in other research, public and private policy makers may consider several ways to strengthen the incentives for health plans to contract for cost-effective birth-related services. The results also raise...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2008) 33 (6): 1079–1106.
Published: 01 December 2008
... a partnership could incorporate key elements of both programs: capacity to accept large numbers of enrollees (like Medicare) and leverage to negotiate prescription drug prices (like the VA). Moreover, it could be implemented at no cost to the VA while achieving savings for Medicare and beneficiaries...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2014) 39 (6): 1185–1211.
Published: 01 December 2014
... rates of avoidable use and costs among these patients. The potential savings among Medicaid enrollees are considerable, particularly if Medicaid ACOs can develop ways to successfully address the high burden of chronic illness and behavioral health conditions prevalent in the prospective demonstration...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2014) 39 (6): 1277–1288.
Published: 01 December 2014
..., quality of care, and opportunities for improved outcomes for HCIP enrollees (i.e., those who would be eligible for traditional, fee-for-service Medicaid through ACA expansion) when compared with their privately insured counterparts. This article provides the background, political discourse, policy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2016) 41 (2): 287–300.
Published: 01 April 2016
... purchase insurance in the health insurance marketplace. However, Iowa has struggled to implement its expansion as initially envisioned, due largely to the lack of private insurers willing and able to insure new Medicaid enrollees in the marketplace. In 2016 Iowa will dramatically increase the role of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2019) 44 (4): 589–630.
Published: 01 August 2019
... marketplaces had significantly more positive opinions of the ACA after implementation. Previously uninsured Medicaid enrollees also reported improved opinions, though results were not statistically significant. In contrast, uninsured individuals residing in states that did not expand Medicaid became...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1999) 24 (4): 759–762.
Published: 01 August 1999
... hand, managed care plans are typically paid on a capitation basis, whereby the organization receives a fixed sum for the care of each enrollee. With this incentive to limit spending, the managed care organization (or the pri- mary care physician, depending on the level at which care is capitated...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 229–234.
Published: 01 February 1993
...James Lubitz; John L. Ashby; Robert H. Binstock Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 References Christensen , S. 1992 . The Subsidy Provided under Medicare to Current Enrollees. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 17 ( 2 ): 255 -64. King , G. , and S...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1978) 3 (3): 303–327.
Published: 01 June 1978
... to enrollees directly, and purchase specialty and hospital care for enrollees on a referral fee-for-service basis from non- participating specialists and hospitals. These may be any willing spe- cialists and hospitals acceptable to both the patient and the referring primary physician. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1986) 10 (4): 625–658.
Published: 01 August 1986
... competitive response. They may simultaneously develop ways to shift costs to others or eliminate coverage for high- cost enrollees, thereby lowering premiums. Because the question is (or should be) whether competition reduces the cost for everyone, not just for HMO subscribers or enrollees in selected...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 549–554.
Published: 01 June 2011
... lowest income tier. While Medicaid coverage conveys many benefits, it has not fulfilled its original promise to provide “mainstream” health care. While far from definitive, studies generally find that Medicaid enrollees have better access to good care than the uninsured but lag behind people...