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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 49–62.
Published: 01 February 2010
... estimate the number of seniors without full federal Medicare Part A coverage, we examined data for uninsured seniors, seniors with Medicaid and no Medicare coverage of any kind, seniors with Medicare Part B but without Part A, and seniors bought into Part A by their state Medicaid programs. We found that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1989) 14 (3): 565–585.
Published: 01 June 1989
...Shoshanna Sofaer; Erin Kenney To reduce Medicare costs, Medicare beneficiaries are being encouraged to enroll in “risk contract” HMOs. This paper explores the financial consequences to the elderly of joining a Medicare risk HMO. Using a new method for estimating consumer financial vulnerability...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1987) 12 (2): 299–311.
Published: 01 April 1987
... their medical manpower. The present study provides estimates of the effects of reduced numbers of in-state medical school graduates upon the future supply of physicians in Texas, and examines the medical school origin, medical specialty, and practice location of selected groups of Texas physicians. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 607–626.
Published: 01 June 1990
... stay. Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 References Ball , R. M. 1989 . Because We're All in This Together. Washington, DC: Families U.S.A. Foundation. Botman , S. L. 1986 . Estimating from a Facility Survey the Annual Number of Individuals Who Were Admitted to and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1997) 22 (6): 1329–1357.
Published: 01 December 1997
... costs by substituting home care for institutional care. Because the program is statewide, finding a suitable control group to evaluate it was a serious problem. A substitute strategy was chosen that compares actual costs incurred to an estimate of what costs would have been in the absence of home and...
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Published: 01 December 2013
Figure 7 Estimated Production Function Following the Potential Resource Reallocation Detailed in Table 3 Figure 7. Estimated Production Function Following the Potential Resource Reallocation Detailed in Table 3 More
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Published: 01 April 2016
Figure 3 Estimated Impact of Increased Lagged and Current SG&A and R&D on NDA Approvals Source : Authors' analyses of data for publicly traded firms with complete financial data, as described in the “Data” section. Notes : R&D=research and development; SG&A=selling, general More
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Published: 01 June 2017
Figure 2 Estimated State-Level Public Support on Medicaid Expansion between July 2012 and April 2013 Figure 2. Estimated State-Level Public Support on Medicaid Expansion between July 2012 and April 2013 More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 76–98.
Published: 01 February 1983
...Nelson S. Hartunian; Charles N. Smart; Thomas R. Willemain; Paul L. Zador Between 1976 and 1980, 28 state legislatures in the United States repealed or weakened their motorcycle helmet-use laws. This paper estimates the number of excess deaths attributable to this deregulatory activity, and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 95–126.
Published: 01 February 2010
... CAHs with that of nonconverting rural hospitals to contrast the performance of hospitals operating under the different payment systems. Stochastic frontier analysis (SFA) was used to estimate cost inefficiency. Analysis was performed on pooled time-series, cross-sectional data from thirty-four states...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2011) 36 (2): 295–316.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Patricia M. Danzon; Scott J. Johnson; Genia Long; Michael F. Furukawa The option of legalizing the commercial importation of prescription drugs is of continued policy interest as a way to reduce U.S. drug spending. Using IMS data, we estimate potential savings from commercial drug importation under...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1979) 3 (4): 479–496.
Published: 01 August 1979
... often of overriding importance. These variables introduce a downward bias in estimates of program costs and an upward bias in the estimates of program accomplishments. The result is that government attempts to plan substitution are not well conceived and will generally fall short of announced goals and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 69–90.
Published: 01 February 1994
...Jesse Green; Gerald M. Oppenheimer; Neil Wintfeld The increasing incidence of AIDS in the 1980s prompted inquiry into the resources required to meet projected needs. In the first economic study to appear on the illness, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimated that the costs of inpatient...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1998) 23 (1): 175–193.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Nancy R. Aries; Elliott D. Sclar This study estimates the economic significance of biomedical research for a geographic region. Through a survey of nonprofit biomedical research institutions in the metropolitan New York region and an analysis of research budget data obtained from the area’s six...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1984) 8 (4): 743–758.
Published: 01 August 1984
...W. P. Welch This paper investigates the influence of market forces and state regulations on enrollment in prepaid group practices (PGPs)—the dominant form of HMO. Using data at the metropolitan-area level, the paper estimates a lagged-adjustment model in two stages. The first stage estimates the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 819–842.
Published: 01 October 2007
... the study period were used as the comparison group. The analysis is based on a nationally representative sample of adults obtained from the 1996-1997 and 1998-1999 Community Tracking Study Household Surveys. After adjustment for patient characteristics, it was estimated that the adoption of gag laws...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2008) 33 (2): 325–327.
Published: 01 April 2008
... these high estimates are constructed realities that one can reconstruct by using different assumptions, data, or calculations and come up with much lower estimates. In their reply here, DiMasi, Hansen, and Grabowski unwittingly reinforce that point. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Dimasi, J. A., J...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 29–39.
Published: 01 February 1981
.... Consequently, when medical benefits are added to income to estimate their antipoverty impact between 1968 and 1974, the choice of measurement approach remains important. The estimated amount of poverty reduction attributable to Medicare and Medicaid ranges between 26 and 61 percent. Copyright © 1981 by the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 87–97.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Mary A. Fruen; Samuel P. Korper An estimated $ 1.4 billion was spent for stipends and fringe benefits for residents and fellows in 1978-79. No data are available on costs for supervision by teaching faculty and residency support, so it is impossible to realistically estimate total graduate medical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 451–490.
Published: 01 June 2004
... choices about eligibility standards,enrollment simplification, crowd-out, and cost sharing requirements. At the same time, the states were also implementing welfare reform. We describe the most important of these implementation choices, and using data from the Current Population Survey, we estimate the...