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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 192–194.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Sandra Tanenbaum U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment, Hearing Impairment and Elderly People: A Background Paper , OTA-BP-BA-30 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1986), 87 pp., $4.75. Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 192 Journal of Health Politics...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1989) 14 (4): 691–705.
Published: 01 August 1989
... Disabilities. New York: Oxford University Press. Can No-Fault Compensation of Impaired Infants Alleviate the Malpractice Crisis in Obstetrics? Qnthia L. Gallup, University of California, Berkeley Abstract. In 1987, Virginia initiated no-fault compensation for birth-related...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1982) 6 (4): 625–636.
Published: 01 August 1982
...William J. Lynk Legislation to enact the “Consumer Choice Health Plan” is promoted as a step toward competition and away from regulation. This characterization is misleading. The tax provisions in this plan include potentially beneficial reforms, but have offsetting effects that impair economic...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 717–742.
Published: 01 August 2000
... attempting to impair the financial basis of the former. In Canada, the power contests are between the provinces and the federal government. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Aaron, A. J., and W. B. Schwartz. 1984 . The Painful Prescription: Rationing Hospital Care . Washington, DC:Brookings...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 1035–1066.
Published: 01 October 2014
... that the initiative did not violate the act, even though employees were penalized monetarily. This article argues that wellness programs institutionalize disability bias and a false perception of health attainability. People with substantial physical or mental impairments will not be able to control...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2015) 40 (3): 531–574.
Published: 01 June 2015
... impaired older adults in need of long-term services and supports (LTSS). Three strategies have been commonly pursued by state governments to improve LTSS: expanding noninstitutional care, integrating payment and care delivery, and realigning incentives through market-based reforms. These strategies were...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1986) 11 (2): 347–349.
Published: 01 April 1986
...: Oelgeschlager, Gunn and Hain, 1985), 268 pp., $27.50 Social Controls and the Medical Profession is a collection of fifteen articles on the governance of physicians as professionals, with an extensive and useful bibliography on competence and impairment in medicine and other professions. The authors...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 189–192.
Published: 01 February 1987
... debate, Medicare Policy should be required reading. The Urban Institute Katherine Swartz U. S . Congress, Office of Technology Assessment, Hearing Impairment and El- derly People-A Background Paper, OTA-BP-BA-30 (Washington, DC: Gov- ernment Printing Office, 1986...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1995) 20 (1): 225–229.
Published: 01 February 1995
... 226 Journal 6f Health Politics, Policy and Law trends in work disability lies in more closely examining the structural re- alignment of work in the American economy and how that realignment pushes certain segments of the impaired population into the status of the “work disabled...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 507–521.
Published: 01 June 1991
... ): 34 -75. Edelman , P. , and S. Hughes. 1990 . The Impact of Community Care or. Provision of Informal Care to Homebound Elderly Persons. Journal of Gerontology 45 ( 2 ): S74 -84. Greene , V. L. 1983 . Substitution between Formally and Informally Provided Care for the Impaired...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 507–521.
Published: 01 June 1991
... are by no means exhaustive, but they constitute groups of particular interest to policymakers. They are also the subgroups in which one might most expect to find substitution occurring. Three subgroups are formal care users without cognitive impairment, those with higher-than- average income...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 194–197.
Published: 01 February 1987
... [hearing-related technologies] are usually minimal compared to the costs of the major architectural changes needed to accommodate people with mobility impairments” (p. 7). Hearing Impairment does not pursue the un- evenness with which Section 504 has been implemented, although OTA hy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1982) 7 (1): 284–288.
Published: 01 February 1982
... overshadowed by the concept of using impair- ments as criteria for the right to receive benefits. Moreover, the legislative conception of disability did not accord with the popular conception in which disability is profoundly related to economic conditions. The emphasis on impairment is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2000) 25 (6): 1157–1167.
Published: 01 December 2000
... different from attributes like age, sex, and skin color. Most people are not born disabled. For some, it arrives in the suddenly transforming wrench of injury, while for others, it comes with the slow, progressive march of chronic illness. For some, impairment is temporary, ebbing with time; while for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 205–212.
Published: 01 April 1980
... of most people to remain in their own homes and the responsibility of society to see to their care. As reported by the Kahanas:g The proportion of bedfast and functionally impaired individuals living at home is at least as great as the proportion who are institutionalized. In a cross...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1995) 20 (1): 75–98.
Published: 01 February 1995
... CCRC did not have a personal care unit, we set the fraction of residents in such units to zero. 80 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law form activities of daily living (ADLs), or had a moderate cognitive impairment (defined as being forgetful) 3. Patient Mix...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1994) 19 (2): 467–470.
Published: 01 April 1994
...- light the volatility of functional status and the consequent significance of flexible benefits and regular monitoring. Kasper describes some of the complex interrelationships among ADLs, IADLs (instrumental ADLs, such as meal preparation), and cognitive impairment. For those with both ADL and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 541–558.
Published: 01 August 2016
... to treat people with these illnesses in the community. Shifting services from institutions to the community had the potential to provide care to people in less restrictive settings. Many of those who had been (or would have been but for these changes) institutionalized, however, had impairments...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 619–641.
Published: 01 August 1980
... measure the degree of functional impairment in individuals.6 However, specifying the level of impairment above which a person “needs” nursing home care involves a subjective decision on the part of the classifier. The distinction between “need” and demand and utilization has been made to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1985) 9 (4): 735–736.
Published: 01 August 1985
... Copyright © 1985 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University Press 1985 Books Newly Received 735 7. Denials based on a “non-severe” impairment increased from less than 10 percent in 1975 to 43.5 percent in 1982...