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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 697–716.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Vincent Mor; Joan M. Teno Abstract Hospice began as a social movement outside of mainstream medicine with the goal of helping those dying alone and in unbearable pain in health care institutions. The National Hospice Study, undertaken to test whether hospice improved dying cancer patients' quality...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1985) 10 (3): 565–578.
Published: 01 June 1985
... alliances with cost-cutters can bring reform, health policy reformers are discovering that they may have to accept a lot of bathwater along with the baby. Medicare reimbursement for hospice care, authorized by Section 122 of PL 97-248, the Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act of 1982, provides one...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1979) 4 (1): 11–29.
Published: 01 February 1979
... patient has suffered from this change, too, often feeling profoundly alienated from the entire medical apparatus. For terminally ill patients, the problem is especially severe; but the hospice approach (patient-centered like the old medieval hospital, and yet owing much to modern specialization and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1985) 10 (3): 437–438.
Published: 01 June 1985
... capacities of the federal gov- ernment to formulate and implement change effectively. Irene Fraser’s essay dis- cusses the politics of a prominent recent innovation, coverage of hospice care in Medicare. My own essay examines some of today’s options for administrative reform in the light of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1985) 10 (3): 601–608.
Published: 01 June 1985
... Miscellaneous As of August 1 only 205 of approximately 1,500 hospice programs nationwide were certified to treat Medicare patients, according to HCFA. Most hospice programs are not seeking Medicare certification because the daily rates paid for Medicare patients create too great a financial risk for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1985) 10 (3): 609–610.
Published: 01 June 1985
... Policy Analysis and Management, Journal of the American Planning Association, Comparative Urban Research, and Publius: The Journal of Federalism, and her research in progress focuses on hospice care, financing health care for the medically indigent, and regional coordination of federal categorical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 691–700.
Published: 01 June 1990
..., the Joint Commission of Accreditation of Healthcare Organizationsannounced that it is no longer accrediting HMOs, managed care organizations, or hospices as of 1 July. The OfJice of Minority Health Resource Center is a federal agency offering health infor- mation, data, technical assistance...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 215–227.
Published: 01 February 1985
... $515 million in assets one of the nation’s ten largest philanthropies, has elected Helene L. Kaplan, a New York lawyer, as chair of its 19-member board. John J. Mahoney of Colorado is the new Executive Director of the National Hospice Organization. Juan A. del Real, former general counsel to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2008) 33 (5): 907–941.
Published: 01 October 2008
... Knowledge and Practice , ed. K. J. Doka. Washington, DC: Hospice Foundation of America. Federation of State Medical Boards. 1986 -2003. Legislative and Regulatory Exchange . Dallas: Federation of State Medical Boards of the United States, Inc. ____. 2004. Development of the Model Policy for the Use...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 253–258.
Published: 01 February 1993
... international database of professions in law and medicine. Daphne M. Friedman is executive chairman. The Academy of Hospice Physicians is an international organization located at 500 9th St. North, Suite 200, St. Petersburg, FL 33705. The group publishes a quarterly, Hospice Update, and holds annual...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1987) 12 (3): 589–592.
Published: 01 June 1987
... members $6.00 Home Care: Positioning the Hospital for the Future. Edited by Dan Lerman. 344 pp. Chicago, IL: American Hospital Publishing, Inc., 1987. $45 .OO, AHA members $35 .OO Hospice Care Systems: Structure, Process, Costs, and Outcome. By Vincent Mor. 268 pp. New York: Springer...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 212–214.
Published: 01 February 1985
.... Rockville, Md.: As- pen Systems Corp. $35.00 HMO Development: Patterns and prospects. By Odin W. Anderson et al. 385 pp. Chicago: Pluribus Press, 1984 Hospice Programs and Public Policy. Edited by Paul R. Torrens. 284 pp. Chicago: American Hospital Publishing, Inc. $31.95...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 824–827.
Published: 01 June 1995
.... $18.95 cloth. When Natural Disaster Strikes: Lessons from Hurricane Andrew. Rick Eyerdam. Miami Beach, FL: Hospice Foundation of America, 1994. 142 pp. $8.95 paper. Why Are Some People Healthy and Others Not? The Determinants of Health of Popula- tions. Robert G. Evans, Morris L. Barer, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2001) 26 (4): 819–822.
Published: 01 August 2001
... for Bioethics and the Institute on Aging of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Abrahm is a faculty scholar of the Project on Death in America, serves as the medical director of the UPHS-affili- ated Wissahickon hospice and directs a clinical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2009) 34 (5): 855–857.
Published: 01 October 2009
..., Colby taught graduate and undergradu- ate courses in health care ethics and public policy and worked as a clinical ethicist, providing educational workshops and ethics consultations for hospitals and hospice. Her research interests include health policy and issues in women’s health, health dis...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1983) 8 (3): 628–636.
Published: 01 June 1983
... 15, include “Regulation of and Hospital Privileges for Health Care Providers,” November 10-12 in St. Louis; “Legal and Ethical Dilemmas in Long-Term Care,” November 18 in San Francisco; “Hospice: Legal, Medical and Ethical Perspectives,” March 10-1 1, 1984, in Chicago; and “Genetics...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1986) 10 (4): 797–809.
Published: 01 August 1986
... which produces bibliographies on requested topics. Three national organizations now relate to the hospice movement: National Hospice Or- ganization, 1901 Ft. Myer, Suite 402, Arlington, VA 22209, (703) 243-5900, founded in 1976; American Society of Hospice Care, 470 Boston Post Rd., Weston, MA...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 113–136.
Published: 01 February 1987
.... Therapeutic radiology equipment 7. CT scanners 8. Open heart surgery 9. Cardiac equipment 10. Dialysis equipment 11. Kidney transplants 12. Ambulatory surgery 13. Hospice programs 14. Routine medical equipment (ultrasound, routine radiology, fluoros- copy, etc...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 205–216.
Published: 01 February 1987
..., Policy and Law National Hospice Organization 1901 N. Fort Meyer Dr., Suite 902 Arlington, VA 22209 (703) 243-5900 (Provides information and education about hospice care) National Institute on Aging National Institutes of Health Public Health Service...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 443–446.
Published: 01 April 2000
... and Dentistry. Cur- rently Quill is professor of medicine and psychiatry at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, associate chief of medicine at Genesee Hospital, and a primary care internist in Rochester, New York. He was a hospice...