1-20 of 1586 Search Results for

health insurance regulation

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2019) 44 (3): 455–478.
Published: 01 June 2019
... that are typically left unexplored in the literature deserve greater scrutiny when scholars examine the weak self-reinforcing effects of health insurance regulations. A take-away lesson, relevant to the Affordable Care Act, is that even when policies broaden nongroup coverage and ostensibly assist many...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 669–688.
Published: 01 August 2015
... within Medicare, the commercial market, and Medi-Cal and the safety net; (2) discusses how ACOs are regulated by the California Department of Managed Health Care and the California Department of Insurance; and (3) analyzes the increase of ACOs in California using data from Cattaneo and Stroud. While ACOs...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 169–189.
Published: 01 February 1990
...David A. Lambert; Thomas G. McGuire This article studies determinants of two important sets of laws regulating insurance coverage for mental health care: mandated inclusion of minimum coverage for psychotherapy, and mandated coverage for psychologist services, the so-called freedom of choice (FOC...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2008) 33 (6): 1031–1055.
Published: 01 December 2008
...Pauline Vaillancourt Rosenau; Christiaan J. Lako The 2006 Enthoven-inspired Dutch health insurance reform, based on regulated competition with a mandate for individuals to purchase insurance, will interest U.S. policy makers who seek universal coverage. This ongoing experiment includes guaranteed...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1995) 20 (1): 31–48.
Published: 01 February 1995
... Market. Health Services Research 26 : 223 -46. Rice , T. , and K. Thomas. 1992 . An Evaluation of the New Medigap Standardization Regulations. Health Affairs 11 : 194 -207. Shikles , J. 1990 . Medigap Insurance: Proposals for Regulatory Changes and 1988 Loss Ratio Data. Testimony...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2001) 26 (5): 1165–1178.
Published: 01 October 2001
... established a growing presence in health care as provider, insurer, purchaser, and regulator. The structure of regulation shifted from loose monitoring of professional licensure to escalating gov- ernmental oversight of health care as a system.3 More importantly, the...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1982) 6 (4): 625–636.
Published: 01 August 1982
... restrict rather than expand the range of effective choice in the health insurance market. Copyright © 1982 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1982 Regulation and Competition: An Examination of “The Consumer Choice Health Plan’’ William J. Lynk...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 1–43.
Published: 01 February 1983
... provision of health care generally, have been resolved by leaving the delivery system that existed before public insurance more or less intact. That system has always been heavily regulated-to talk about a “free market” in medical care prior to the public insurance programs is non- sense. In...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 439–462.
Published: 01 June 1992
...Thomas Bodenheimer; Kevin Grumbach In a society with strong antitax sentiment and large government deficits, the enactment of universal health insurance is blocked by an impasse over financing. The two chief mechanisms for funding universal health insurance are taxes and insurance premiums. Taxes...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 560–580.
Published: 01 August 1978
... states in health policy. Although Altman Politics of Health Care Regulation 569 there have been recent indications that national health insurance may come only in bits and pieces and may entail a larger role for the private sector than originally had been anticipated, the...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2007) 32 (3): 497–534.
Published: 01 June 2007
..., L. 1998 . Effective Regulation of Private Sector Health Service Providers. World Bank Working Paper, prepared for the World Bank Mediterranean Development Forum II , Marrakech, Morocco, September 3-6 . Normand, C., and R. Busse. 2000 . Social Health Insurance Financing. In Funding Health...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2011) 36 (5): 815–827.
Published: 01 October 2011
... collective affordability of a universal coverage We thank John McDonough for an illuminating discussion about the insurance regulations in the ACA. We also thank the ethics students in the Harvard health policy program, especially Emily Largent, for helpful suggestions and references. The views...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2014) 39 (4): 811–840.
Published: 01 August 2014
... can distinguish between two developments that together have affected all dimensions of health care systems including financing, care provision, and regulation (Hassenteufel and Palier 2007 ). One trend is toward the further universalization of the traditionally bifurcated Bismarckian health insurance...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1976) 1 (1): 22–68.
Published: 01 February 1976
... implementing national health insurance is unabashedly incremental: i.e.; to experiment with cost-sharing, alternative delivery systems, other provider incentive mechanisms and public utility regulation-budget allocation approaches, before wholesale adoption of national health insurance is entertained...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2004) 29 (2): 203–236.
Published: 01 April 2004
... system and its reimbursement of uncompensated care, an evolving Medicaid and children's health program, and regulation of the small group health insurance market. Several important patterns emerge from the Maryland experience. First, even the most incremental initiatives—programs intended to aid a few...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1993) 18 (3): 695–722.
Published: 01 June 1993
... shopping among insurance carriers or third-party administrators for the best deals. Busi- ness firms wish to reduce their involvement in the frustrating health financing sector, not increase it. Medicare and Medicaid-with all their regulations, disputes, and bureaucracies-will continue...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 783–812.
Published: 01 August 1992
... Affairs 10 ( 3 ): 39 -59. DiCarlo , S. , and J. Gabel. 1989 . Conventional Health Insurance: A Decade Later. Health Care Financing Review 10 ( 3 ): 77 -89. Evans , R. 1982 . Health Care in Canada: Patterns of Funding and Regulation. In The Public Private Mix for Health: The...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 53–76.
Published: 01 February 1987
... company wishes to sell are generally required to be submitted for review, and in some cases approval, before they can be marketed. Health insurance is regulated similarly. Regulations, however, differ according to the legal status of the company (commercial, Blue Cross/Blue Shield), the...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 380–406.
Published: 01 April 1982
... mandates for mental health care, it seems appro- priate to consider whether mandates for mental health care represent good law and good p01icy.~ A state is constitutionally permitted to interfere with insurance con- tracts only if the regulation serves a legitimate state interest in the health...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 447–469.
Published: 01 June 1980
...Dorothy Robyn; Jack Hadley This article considers a number of issues which might arise in formulating policy for new health occupations. Its particular focus is on nurse practitioners and physicians' assistants and their treatment under potential national health insurance arrangements. The...