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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (3): 365–404.
Published: 01 June 2012
... similar ways, despite the very different outcomes in the 1940s. Thus, applying the conceptual tools used to explain the U.S. trajectory can deepen appreciation of events in Britain. Attention focuses particularly on working-class hospital contributory schemes and their implications for finance, governance...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 10 (4): 675–697.
Published: 01 August 1986
... discounts had an adverse effect on hospital profits. During the three years studied, hospital profits in the Twin Cities showed an upward trend. The Competitive Impact of Health Maintenance Organizations on Hospital Finances: An Exploratory Study Roger Feldman...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 7 (4): 945–952.
Published: 01 August 1983
... static efficiency properties when hospitals provide services to both public and private patients. Copyright © 1983 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University 1983 Theory Note The Impact of Public Health Care Financing Policies on Private-Sector Hospital Costs...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (4): 887–913.
Published: 01 August 1990
... of Universal Access: The Massachusetts Health Security Act o. 1988. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 15 ( 4 ): 857 -85. Kronick , Richard . 1990 . The Slippery Slope of Health Care Finance: Business Interests, Hospital Reimbursement, and Health Care for the Poor in Massachusetts, Ph.D...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (4): 455–486.
Published: 01 August 2010
... to these deficits. The adaptive responses can be considered as non-system-specific interventions that broaden the portfolio of regulatory policies. Second, we examine diagnosis-related groups (DRGs) as a common approach for financing hospitals efficiently, which are nevertheless shaped by type-specific deficiencies...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (3): 647–656.
Published: 01 June 1990
... pp. $45.00. William Glaser’s Paying the Hospital is a weighty tome. It is comprehensive in scope, extraordinarily well documented (especially through its fascinating foot- notes), tightly argued, and plainly written (example: “The Holy Grail of hospital finance is a method of payment...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (3): 353–387.
Published: 01 June 2010
... pressure experi- enced in all countries leads to similar policy responses: retrenchment, means testing, and activation. In the health care sector, where expenditure nevertheless continues to grow, cost containment has been documented with respect to new methods of hospital financing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (4): 715–738.
Published: 01 August 1992
... payment of wages in case of illness; and created the Medical Profession Law ( 1970). Laws were also enacted concerning the financing of hospitals (1972) and the containment of health insurance costs (1977, 1982, 1989). The health care system is now the most regulated sector of the German economy...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 8 (4): 702–731.
Published: 01 August 1984
.... In hospital finance as in other sectors, Based on several research projects about health services abroad, most recently “Paying the Hospital: Foreign Lessons for the United States,” supported by Grant No. 18P-97363/2, Health Care Financ- ing Administration, United States Department of Health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1996) 21 (3): 409–432.
Published: 01 June 1996
... eligibility and service mandates, federal court decisions on hospital and nursing home rates, and health care inflation; and the need to respond to these outside forces has placed increasing pressure on state finances. Other evidence, however, suggests that the adverse effect of Medicaid growth on state...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (3): 391–408.
Published: 01 June 1987
... distributive objectives. Among the concerns for equity were financing uncompensated care and spreading the costs across all payers, reducing the differential between hospital charges and costs, and rejuvenating fiscally distressed hospitals. These diverse goals represent a fundamental shift in the role...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 8 (2): 320–351.
Published: 01 April 1983
..., revised in 1982; specified employer’s liability for continued payment of wages in case of illness (Lohnfortzahlung);and created the Medical Profession Education Law (Approbationsordnung) in 1970. Also important were the 1972 law concerning the financing of hospitals (Krankenhausfznan...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1979) 4 (2): 176–199.
Published: 01 April 1979
... to have relatively high tax rates, undoubtedly because they provide more supplementary benefits. Although the system is financed primarily by contributions, government subsidy is important in the hospital sector, and there are special government subsidies to the miners’ and mariners...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (1): 7–36.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Eric Patashnik; Julian Zelizer Medicare features an unusually complex financing design. The Hospital Insurance Trust Fund pays for Part A of Medicare (hospital stays), while the Supplementary Medical Insurance Trust Fund finances Part B (doctor visits,outpatient care, and certain home health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1985) 10 (3): 489–511.
Published: 01 June 1985
...Alicia H. Munnell Although the hospital insurance (HI) trust fund acted as a source of strength for the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program during its recent financial crises, projections by HCFA and CBO reveal that the Medicare program will experience financing problems of its own...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (3): 695–722.
Published: 01 June 1993
... and the medical associations. The payment and work of hospitals would be governed by a mixture of government regulations and negotiations with the carriers. Costs would be controlled by coordinated decision making by the payers, the providers, and government. The system would not turn over services and financing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 851–869.
Published: 01 August 1993
... and National Hospital Discharge surveys. Nursing homes were less racially integrated than hospitals. Health facilities in the South were more integrated than in any other region of the country. There was little difference in the degree of racial segregation of publicly financed patients and those whose care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (5): 679–716.
Published: 01 October 2009
... Cross) and strong urban-academic hospitals tended to adopt regulatory strategies for cost containment that led to broader forms of pooling and financing the costs of health risks—which subsequently positioned them to pursue major, solidaristic reform on favorable terms. On the other hand, states...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (4): 821–837.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Lawrence P. Casalino; Natalie Erb; Maulik S. Joshi; Stephen M. Shortell Abstract Accountable care organizations (ACOs) and hospitals are investing in improving “population health,” by which they nearly always mean the health of the “population” of patients “attributed” by Medicare, Medicaid...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 905–925.
Published: 01 August 1993
..., based on data from Florida spanning the period 1983- 89. While this method of financing indigent care may be preferred by legislators who do not want to face the political consequences of raising taxes to pay for the service, it has troubling implications for the hospital provision of indigent care...