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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (1): 63–91.
Published: 01 February 2009
... Health Assessment Project. wwwa.co.hennepin.mn.us/files/HCInternet/Static%20Files/105465850ImmRefugee20010724.pdf . Brach, C., and I. Fraser. 2000 . Can Cultural Competency Reduce Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities? A Review and Conceptual Model. Medical Care Research and Review 57 ( suppl. 1...
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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 (2013) 38 (2): 393–419.
Published: 01 April 2013
... their insurance coverage as well as obtaining timely health care benefits they are eligible for through their insurance benefits or public health programs. Without intervention, many in these groups may delay or avoid seeking health care altogether, which may increase health care disparities in the long term...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 153–184.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Kala Ladenheim; Rachel Groman How have state legislatures acted to address racial and ethnic disparities in health care? This article examines trends over time in state legislation related to disparities in care and access, proposed legislation during one biennial session, and contemporary...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 93–126.
Published: 01 February 2006
... and ethnic disparities in health status and health care in the United States. We first review the history of the disparities issue to elucidate how the continual and persistent interplay between political action and scientific research drives government policy. We then analyze two recent government-sponsored...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (1): 239–246.
Published: 01 February 2014
... dedicated $25 million to sequencing the genomes of thousands of newborns (National Institutes of Health 2012 ). These efforts and prior genome sequencing of wealthy individuals such as Craig Venter have opened the Pandora's box of WGS and created the potential for great disparities in care among those who...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (5): 831–845.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Paula M. Lantz; Sara Rosenbaum Abstract The Affordable Care Act (ACA) was designed with multiple goals in mind, including a reduction in social disparities in health care and health status. This was to be accomplished through some novel provisions and a significant infusion of resources into long...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 233–236.
Published: 01 February 2006
... Groman is a health policy associate at the American College of Physicians (ACP) in Washington, DC. Rachel has published a variety of position papers and articles for ACP on the subjects of racial and ethnic disparities in health care, the uninsured, Medicaid, physician performance measures...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 February 2006
... related to the emergence of disparity-related policies, there are several other good reasons for examining more closely public policies related to health (care) disparities. First, the disparities field is replete with curious ironies. Consider a few illustrations. As docu- mented later...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 599–626.
Published: 01 August 2016
... a return toward ideas of Rudolf Virchow and mid-nineteenth-century social medicine that social determinants and disparities are major drivers of population health. Since individual health and population health constitute the major determinants of health care utilization and expenditures, social...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (6): 1169–1171.
Published: 01 December 2006
.... McGuire is a professor of health economics in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School. His research focuses on (1) the design and impact of health payment systems, (2) the economics of health care disparities, and (3) the economics of mental health policy. He has contributed...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (2): 345–371.
Published: 01 April 2013
... and address systemic problems in health care access and health disparities. By changing the terms of pregnancy risk and by using maternalism as a social policy strategy, the preconception health and health care paradigm promoted an ethic of anticipatory motherhood and conflated women's health with maternal...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (4): 547–566.
Published: 01 August 2020
... discern how policies and politics might be wielded to achieve racial justice in health care. The ACA was designed to reduce health inequities based on race and ethnicity (Ossei-Owusu 2016 ). The text of the original bill (Pub. L. No. 111–148. 3–23–2010) contained 34 references to “disparities,” 28...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 489–514.
Published: 01 August 2016
... of payment mechanisms. His papers on rationing of health care established a framework for examining alternative allocation mechanisms and just decision making. Influential papers dealt with risk selection, policy challenges in managed care, reducing racial disparities, trust relationships between patients...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 901–924.
Published: 01 October 2017
... . American Apartheid: Segregation and the Making of the Underclass . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Nelson Alan R. , Stith Adrienne Y. , and Smedley Brian D. , eds. 2002 . Unequal Treatment: Confronting Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care . Washington, DC...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (1): 113–146.
Published: 01 February 2019
... across the political spectrum. References Alexander George C. Lin Shang , Sayla Maliha A. , and Wynia Matthew K. 2008 . “ Development of a Measure of Physician Engagement in Addressing Racial and Ethnic Health Care Disparities .” Health Services Research 43 , no. 2...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (3): 557–567.
Published: 01 June 2006
... to protect cross subsidies. Barriers can be reduced, though, by revising pricing policies that have resulted in marked disparities in the relative profitability of different services. Many health care providers would claim that health care has become more competitive over the past ten years...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 739–748.
Published: 01 October 2017
... University Press 2017 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. health equity health disparities access to care fairness In a special issue whose title contains the phrase “Achieving Health Equity,” it is most...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (5): 861–881.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Diffusion, Hospital Variation, and Racial Disparities among Elderly Medicare Beneficiaries, 1989-2000. Medical Care 43 : 320 -329. Hasnain-Wynia, R., D. W. Baker, D. Nerenz, J. Feinglass, A. C. Beal, B. Landrum, R. Bahal, and J. S. Weisman. 2007 . Disparities in Health Care Are Driven by Where...