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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2004) 29 (4-5): 969–1004.
Published: 01 October 2004
.... 1992 . The Nature and Origins of Mass Opinion . New York: Cambridge University Press. Reprivatizing the Public Household? Medical Care in the Context of American Public Values Mark Schlesinger...
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Published: 01 August 2018
Figure 2 Predicted Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Household Income under the Most Comprehensive Definition of Income , by Tenth of Income Distribution Source : Aaron and Burtless 2014 Figure 2 Predicted Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Household Income under the Most More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2004) 29 (1): 107–146.
Published: 01 February 2004
... interviews with state analysts in all fifty states. Our findings suggest that national surveys do not meet states' needs for data, and in response, states have initiated their own household surveys. We provide information on thirty-six household surveys that are used to estimate state levels of health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2011) 36 (5): 815–827.
Published: 01 October 2011
... people functioning normally and it protects their financial security. Together these benefits enable household members to exercise reasonable choices about their plans of life. To achieve truly affordable coverage, society must be able to contain the overall cost of health care, and health insurance must...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2011) 36 (5): 829–853.
Published: 01 October 2011
...Peter Muennig; Bhaven Sampat; Nicholas Tilipman; Lawrence D. Brown; Sherry A. Glied The 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (P.L. 111-148), or ACA, requires that U.S. citizens either purchase health insurance or pay a fine. To offset the financial burden for lower-income households, it...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2002) 27 (3): 353–378.
Published: 01 June 2002
... Household and Insurance Followback surveys, we identify privately insured persons who correctly and incorrectly know what kind of health plan they are covered by. Nearly a quarter misidentified their type of health coverage. Differences between responses by HMO and non-HMO enrollees to questions covering...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1990) 15 (4): 755–778.
Published: 01 August 1990
... paying for health care under Medicaid varies little among generations, whereas the cost of employer-sponsored care is lowest in households headed by persons over sixty-five years old. Low health status populations do not pay disproportionately higher taxes or premiums to finance either the Medicaid...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 491–514.
Published: 01 June 2004
... household surveys conducted by the Center for Studying Health System Change. Results show significant intergroup differences in propensity for switching usual source of care for voluntary or involuntary reasons related to insurance, rural residency, age, income, race, and ethnicity. Policy implications of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 955–972.
Published: 01 August 1995
... the design of voluntary programs. Families who choose to enroll are more likely to have a female head of household, young children, and a family member who has a part-time job and some college education. Higher premiums and availability of other insurance coverage decrease the probability of enrolling...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2005) 30 (6): 1101–1130.
Published: 01 December 2005
... social capital, to examine several key aspects of the relationship between state social capital and individual health. We find that for all three measures, the association with health status persists after carefully adjusting for household income and that for two measures, mistrust and the Putnam index...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2011) 36 (6): 989–1020.
Published: 01 December 2011
... Recession both facilitated and impeded efforts to rally the public in favor of reform: perceptions of past declines in the U.S. economy bolstered government intervention, but household economic insecurity both distracted attention from large medical expenses (which otherwise legitimized collective action...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 819–842.
Published: 01 October 2007
... the study period were used as the comparison group. The analysis is based on a nationally representative sample of adults obtained from the 1996-1997 and 1998-1999 Community Tracking Study Household Surveys. After adjustment for patient characteristics, it was estimated that the adoption of gag laws...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2006) 31 (1): 71–92.
Published: 01 February 2006
... new rural health financing policy to provide health insurance for its rural populations, financed by a matching fund with contributions from central and local governments, as well as from individual households. This article documents the authors' experiences in addressing several critical questions...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2009) 34 (4): 617–633.
Published: 01 August 2009
... specialty health care services across selected neighborhoods, grouped by average household income, in a single-payer system (the English NHS), a multiple-payer system with universal coverage (French National Health Insurance), and the U.S. multiple-payer system characterized by large gaps in health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2015) 40 (3): 599–611.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Laura Katz Olson Abstract Medicaid is fundamental to near universal health insurance coverage under the 2010 Affordable Care Act (ACA). Its goal of broadening the program to all households with income at or below 138 percent of the federal poverty level was thwarted in 2012 by a Supreme Court...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2015) 40 (1): 227–232.
Published: 01 February 2015
... framework of “modified adjusted gross income” (MAGI). The MAGI rules standardized two key definitions: the composition of a household and the income that is “counted” within that household. These standard definitions make it possible to calculate any household's percent of the federal poverty level (FPL...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1980) 5 (1): 142–151.
Published: 01 February 1980
.... Bmkground The data for this study are from a household survey conducted in June and July of 1976 in three rural census tracts and two contiguous rural communities in and around Lubbock County, Texas. This predominantly farming and ranching area is located within a radius of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1990) 15 (4): 929–931.
Published: 01 August 1990
... women are well known: in 1984 poverty rates of female-headed households were 27.1 percent among whites and 51.7 percent among blacks. Older single women are hardly better protected. In 1987, 22.3 percent of single white women and 33.5 percent of single black women aged sixty-five and over...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 35–52.
Published: 01 February 1987
.... Forthcoming. Household Wealth and Health Insurance as Protection Against Medical Risks, In Horizontal Equity, Uncertainty and Economic Weil-Being, edited by M. David and T. Smeeding. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Freunderheim , M. 1985 . Company Expenses for Retirees Soar. New York Times. 9...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2000) 25 (5): 953–958.
Published: 01 October 2000
..., and D. Bor. 1999 . A Reappraisal of Private Employers' Role in Providing Health Insurance. New England Journal of Medicine 340 (2): 109 -114. Cowan, C., and B. Braden. 1997 . Business, Households,and Government: Health Care Spending, 1995. Health Care Financing Review 18 (3): 195 -205...