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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (2): 177–202.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Howard Leichter One out of every six nonelderly Americans without health insurance lives in California. The problem of access to competent and dependable health care is especially problematic among the state's minority, and especially Hispanic,population. Because one-third of the country's...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (2): 237–268.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Howard Leichter In the 1980s, Oregon was one of a handful of “states that could not wait” for national health care reform. Oregon's chosen approach to reform was predicated on two widely accepted assumptions. First, universal access to health care is best achieved by universal access to health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (6): 1156–1158.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Theodore R. Marmor Colleen M. Flood, Kent Roach, and Lorne Sossin, eds. Access to Care, Access to Justice: The Legal Debate over Private Health Insurance in Canada. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2005. 611 pp. $37.95 cloth Duke University Press 2006...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (2): 261–285.
Published: 01 April 1989
... of method and scope. This article discusses Florida's approach to the problem as contained in the Health Care Access Act of 1984 and subsequent legislation. The article will provide background on the reasons a hospital assessment strategy was chosen as the funding mechanism and will examine the problems...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (4): 857–885.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Susan A. Goldberger This article analyzes the passage of an unprecedented state law, promising every resident access to affordable health insurance. The Massachusetts Health Security Act of 1988 was the product of a set of political and financial pressures that had been developing for nearly...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (4): 635–647.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Lynn A. Blewett Duke University Press 2009 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). 2000. Addressing Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care. Fact Sheet. AHRQ Publication No. 00-PO41. February. Rockville, MD: AHRQ. www.ahrq.gov/research/disparit.htm (accessed February 15...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 961–984.
Published: 01 October 2017
... have extended coverage options to federally ineligible immigrants. Yet, less is known about the effectiveness of such inclusive reforms for providing coverage and care to immigrants in those jurisdictions. This article examines the relationship between coverage and health care access for immigrants...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (2): 273–298.
Published: 01 April 1992
... changes in policy, aimed at enhancing the capacity of institutions providing care, could improve access for the children of the inner city. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992 References Acton , J. P. 1976 . Demand for Health Care among the Urban Poor, with Special Emphasis...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 937–965.
Published: 01 August 1993
.... 1989 . The Impact of Administratively Necessary Days on Hospital Costs. Medical Care 27 ( 12 ): 1117 -32. How Access to Long-Term Care Affects Home Health Transfers Genevieve M. Kenney...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (1): 37–67.
Published: 01 February 2012
... funded health care for undocumented migrants. These restrictions to health care access are controversial, and evidence suggests they do not always have the intended effect. This study provides a comparative analysis of institutional, actor-related, and contextual factors that have influenced health care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (3): 319–349.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Abigail Burman; Simon F. Haeder Abstract Context: The accuracy of provider directories and whether consumers can schedule timely appointments are crucial determinants of health access and outcomes. Methods: We evaluated accuracy and timely access data obtained from the California Department...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (1): 5–41.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Michael K. Gusmano Abstract This article documents the public positions taken by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Physicians, and the American Medical Association on five topics with implications for public health: access to care for undocumented patients, fracking, gun...
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Published: 01 December 2017
Figure 2 Location of Minnesota's Integration Health Partnership Plans Source : SHADAC (State Health Access Data Assistance Center). 2016 . More
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Published: 01 December 2017
Figure 1 Distribution of Minnesota Health Insurance Coverage Source : MDH (Minnesota Department of Health). 2016. “Health Insurance Coverage in Minnesota: Results from the 2015 Minnesota Health Access Survey.” February. Saint Paul: MDH. More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 781–801.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Joel C. Cantor; Alan C. Monheit Abstract The individual health insurance market has played a small but important role in providing coverage to those without access to group insurance or public programs. With implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the individual market has attained a more...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (3): 531–550.
Published: 01 June 1993
...Theda Skocpol Reformers feel certain that the time is now ripe for progressive legislation to ensure universal citizen access to health insurance and to contain rising costs in the health care industry. But history shows us that reformers were equally confident in earlier periods of modern U.S...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (3): 351–374.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Elise Trott Jaramillo; Emily A. Haozous; Cathleen E. Willging Abstract Context: American Indian elders have a lower life expectancy than other aging populations in the United States because of inequities in health and in access to health care. To reduce such disparities, the 2010 Affordable Care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (1): 152–166.
Published: 01 February 1980
... preventive health program. Specifically, the procedure enables one to evaluate the facilities or locations (access points) where the Milwaukee High Blood Pressure Control Program's services are offered. The procedure determines which access points most effectively achieve program objectives, thus providing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (6): 1019–1052.
Published: 01 December 2021
...Charley E. Willison; Denise Lillvis; Amanda Mauri; Phillip M. Singer Abstract Context: Homeless policy advocates viewed Medicaid expansion as an opportunity to enhance health care access for this vulnerable population. We studied Medicaid expansion implementation to assess the extent to which...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (5): 859–877.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Carole Roan Gresenz; Miriam J. Laugesen; Ambeshie Yesus; José J. Escarce Affordability is integral to the success of health care reforms aimed at ensuring universal access to health insurance coverage, and affordability determinations have major policy and practical consequences. This article...