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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (3): 401–425.
Published: 01 June 2018
... as an example of the role evidence plays in policy deliberations. The report addressed the question of whether Medicare's value-based purchasing programs should be adjusted for patients' social risk factors. Despite high-quality and consistent results about the relationship between performance and social risk...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (6): 1099–1112.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Lynn T. Kozlowski Abstract Harm reduction debates are important in health policy. Although it has been established that morality affects policy, this article proposes that perspectives from moral psychology help to explain the challenges of developing evidence-based policy on prohibition-only...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (3): 341–376.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Mark A. Peterson Abstract Research-based evidence has the potential to influence health policy making, but its impact is contingent on a number of factors. Past analyses have underscored the role of politics in shaping policy choices, reflecting the nature of the social learning process and access...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (4): 887–900.
Published: 01 August 2014
... was designed to shape policy rather than understand its impacts after the fact. Because key stakeholders were willing to provide guidance and input to prioritize research needs and identify gaps in the evidence base, researchers were ultimately able to provide information that has helped policy makers...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (5): 717–746.
Published: 01 October 2009
... the quality of care. P4P’s evidentiary deficit is in some ways unsurprising. Many public policies are made not only without scientific support but despite research findings to the contrary. In health care, however, the influence of the evidence-based medicine movement has been profound, and calls...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (3): 671–685.
Published: 01 June 2006
... on the population by the introduction of policies that are based on a faith in markets rather than empirical evidence. Duke University Press 2006 Aaron, Henry J. 2003. Should Public Policy Seek to Control the Growth of Health Care Spending? Health Affairs Web Exclusive, January 8, 28-36...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (3): 455–482.
Published: 01 June 2018
... that research-based evidence is ignored because of “politics” misunderstands the patterns of policy analysis. Politicians did listen to interest groups, voters, and their own attitudes, but the visibility and credentials of different policy analyses were also important. The advice structure and validation...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 717–742.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Mark Schlesinger; Bradford H. Gray Abstract As contemporary health policy promotes evidence-based practices using targeted incentives, policy makers may lose track of vital aspects of care that are difficult to measure. For more than a half century, scholars have recognized that these latter...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (1): 29–48.
Published: 01 February 2010
.... This study examines the effects of the various market-based state policies. The evidence generated by this research sheds light on the societal effectiveness of market-based health care strategies used by state governments. The results of our analysis indicate that programs enacted by states to promote...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (3): 453–461.
Published: 01 June 2016
... nutritional targets are missed. Various iterations of school-based nutrition programs have proven to be ineffective and wasteful, yet policy leaders continue to consume tax dollars with their implementation. Although strict guidelines for evaluating scientific evidence were historically used to ensure...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (2): 460–487.
Published: 01 April 1982
... competition policy would require removal of supply-side restraints on health providers. Based on evidence about the evolution of restraints on physicians, dentists, and optometrists in one state, this article speculates on the political feasibility of removing supply-side restraints and thereby implementing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (6): 1131–1162.
Published: 01 December 2005
...-level public policies explicitly based on population health research are in various stages of development in many Western countries, but in spite of evident need, seemingly not at all in the United States. Because research shows such a strong association between education and good health, we offer...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (6): 1061–1081.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Wendy E. Parmet Abstract This essay argues that it matters for the fate of health policies challenged in court whether courts consider health merely as a policy goal that must be subordinate to law, or as a legal norm warranting legal weight and consideration. Applying population-based legal...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (2): 595–631.
Published: 01 April 1997
... improving the quality of medical care and scope of covered benefits for Medicare enrollees. Should Medicare follow the private sector by adopting managed care– based reforms? This article summarizes the claims that are made for and against incorporating managed care into Medicare, and reviews evidence...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (5): 945–980.
Published: 01 October 2006
... of welfare applicants and recipients, as well as ethnographic data on welfare reform implementation, we examine three hypotheses based on concerns raised during the welfare reform debate about the possible effects of new policies on substance abusers and addicts: First, they would be “scared off...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (5): 739–765.
Published: 01 October 2018
... that productive inefficiency is a more tractable concept than waste. We then review the literature on the efficiency of health providers. We discuss the evidence on whether supply- and demand-side policies, such as value-based payment and cost sharing, can raise efficiency, finding that many of these policies...
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J Health Polit Policy Law 10041191.
Published: 14 July 2022
... into consideration the patient’s clinical condition. For over two decades, broad multi-stakeholder support and multiple federal policy initiatives have led to the implementation of VBID programs that enhance access to vital preventive and chronic disease medications for millions of Americans. A robust evidence base...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (4): 631–663.
Published: 01 August 2019
...Katherine Boothe Abstract Context: Involving patients and the public in health policy may contribute to legitimacy and accountability. However, tensions may arise between paradigms of scientific-evidence-based decision making and new ideas valuing inclusivity and patient experience when evaluating...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1976) 1 (3): 338–354.
Published: 01 June 1976
...Dan E. Beauchamp Alcoholism policy since the repeal of Prohibition has been largely based on the assumption that alcohol problems are the result of the failure of a small minority to “control” their drinking. Thus, in sharp contrast to the approach to other drug policies, the problem of alcohol...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (1): 141–164.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Gwyn Bevan; Katharina Janus There have been influential advocates for financing and organizing health care in the United States and England based on the model of integrated health care delivery systems (IHCDSs). Despite good evidence that a few IHCDSs provide high-quality health care economically...