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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 April 2012
... . Geneva : WHO and Government of South Australia . Politics of Prevention Chronic Disease and the Shifting Focus of Public Health: Is Prevention Still a Political Lightweight...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2017) 42 (5): 789–801.
Published: 01 October 2017
... focusing on “those disparities that can be traced to unequal, systemic, economic, and social conditions” (McNeill Ransom et al. 2011 : 94). The shift in terminology is not merely semantic, but represents (at its heart) a new programmatic vision—it aims to focus on unjust structural conditions that shape...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2011) 36 (6): 917–933.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Lawrence R. Jacobs; Suzanne Mettler Research on stasis or change in public opinion toward health, health policy, and medical care tends to focus on short-term dynamics and to emphasize the impact of discrete messages communicated by individual speakers in particular situations. This focus on what...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2006) 31 (1): 185–218.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Brian K. Gibbs; Laurie Nsiah-Jefferson; Matthew D. McHugh; Amal N. Trivedi; Deborah Prothrow-Stith Eliminating racial and ethnic disparities in health status and health care, a major focus of Healthy People 2010 , remains on the national agenda and among the priorities for the administration of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1998) 23 (4): 635–659.
Published: 01 August 1998
...Ezekiel J. Emanuel; Lee Goldman The public is very suspicious and fearful that managed care threatens their health because of its interest in reducing costs. Because physicians’ decisions control 75 percent of all health care spending, managed care organizations are focusing their cost-cutting...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 735–752.
Published: 01 August 1988
...David Falcone; David G. Warren During the 1980s, and particularly during the past year, controversy has arisen over the propriety of the not-for-profit hospital' s tax-exempt status. In addressing the issue, policy analysts and activists have focused attention on the comparative efficiency and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1976) 1 (1): 85–111.
Published: 01 February 1976
... organization resulting when issues of health are the organizing focus, and the benefits that were thought to result from efforts to increase citizen participation in social programs in the 1960's. When programs focused on increased citizen participation were initiated program administrators attempted to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1977) 2 (2): 190–211.
Published: 01 April 1977
... in the inspection process; and exposing the process and results of regulation to public scrutiny. Five proposals are offered for improving the regulatory environment. These focus on eliminating barriers to entry, supporting alternatives to institutionalization, federalizing the Medicaid program...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2018) 43 (3): 427–453.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Carolyn Hughes Tuohy Abstract This article presents a way of understanding the linkage of expert and public opinion through a focus on policy narratives, which serve as deliberately crafted rhetorical bridges between expert discourses and broader cultural experiences. Across advanced nations, the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2013) 38 (5): 957–986.
Published: 01 October 2013
... for increasing registration rates. This article uses a combination of survey and focus group methodologies to explore the reaction of Canadians to a reciprocity proposal. Our results suggest that the response is mixed. Participants are more convinced of the efficacy than they are of the fairness of a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 653–687.
Published: 01 June 1995
... maintain the legitimacy of these redistributions. In this article, the present debate on restructuring the welfare state in general is analyzed. However, the focus is on the ongoing struggle to further reform the health care system. Influential political actors' proposals to depart from universal access to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2008) 33 (1): 3–37.
Published: 01 February 2008
... difficult to obtain, pursuit of reimbursement continues to be a goal of some SBHC sponsors, helping to promote a clinic model that in some communities is very likely not to be the best way to address student needs or to build on clinic strengths. Discussion around SBHCs should focus on diagnosing specific...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 839–868.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Rogan Kersh; James A. Morone Health care politics are changing. They increasingly focus not on avowedly public projects (such as building the health care infrastructure) but on regulating private behavior. Examples include tobacco, obesity, abortion, drug abuse, the right to die, and even a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1996) 21 (3): 433–460.
Published: 01 June 1996
... California, and focus on variation in state policy-making environments and on the influence of such variation on efforts to protect the medical safety net. I conclude that California’s managed care initiative is less decentralized and pluralistic than New York’s, and that California has used its discretion...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1997) 22 (6): 1413–1431.
Published: 01 December 1997
... from others who have had negotiating responsibilities for over a quarter of a century—the provincial medical associations in Canada. In this article we examine the structure, process, and outcomes of negotiations between physicians, with a focus on responses to new physician expenditure caps in Ontario...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1999) 24 (2): 215–238.
Published: 01 April 1999
...Steven J. Balla This article examines the impact of population demographics, health market characteristics, and government purchasing and regulation on the development of the HMO industry in the 1990s. I focus on two facets of development—HMO market share and the number of HMOs in operation...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 801–832.
Published: 01 October 2002
... the community. This study argues that mental health policy fails because policy makers focus on the wrong risks and design policies that manage these risks in ways that increase the possibility of adverse clinical and economic outcomes. The argument made here uses the case of persons with severe...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 833–854.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Peter Davis; Roy Lay-Yee; Julie Fitzjohn; Phil Hider; Robin Briant; Stephan Schug The issues of patient safety and quality of care have gained policy attention with a growing appreciation of the scale and impact of medical injury in health systems. While the focus is clearly on the prevention of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2002) 27 (6): 889–926.
Published: 01 December 2002
...Mark Schlesinger Market-oriented strategies, embodied in managed competition, have become the primary focus of contemporary U.S. health policy. This dominance reflects the emergence of a bipartisan coalition of support among political elites. This study traces the historical evolution of elite...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2004) 29 (6): 1073–1108.
Published: 01 December 2004
... frameworks. A framework of biosocial risk is quite flexible and may be applied to a variety of issues and programs; however, in this article we focus on the single case of low birth weight to illustrate our argument. In considering specific applications, we further explore how attention to biosocial...