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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2017) 42 (6): 1065–1098.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Kelsey N. Berry; Haiden A. Huskamp; Howard H. Goldman; Lainie Rutkow; Colleen L. Barry Abstract Over the past twenty-five years, thirty-seven states and the US Congress have passed mental health and substance use disorder (MH/SUD) parity laws to secure nondiscriminatory insurance coverage for MH...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 195–197.
Published: 01 February 1985
... cost of mental illness, the book takes aim at two essential issues: parity of insurance coverage for mental health services, relative to general medical services; and who should be allowed to compete in the mental health marketplace. In response to the first issue, Upton summarizes a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2001) 26 (3): 581–616.
Published: 01 June 2001
...; Program Estimated to Enroll 423,000. BNA's Health Care Policy Report 7 (45): 1800 -1801. Campbell, Jennifer A. 1999 . Health Insurance Coverage, 1998 . U.S. Census Bureau. Current Population Reports, P60–208, October. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. Crawford, Hersh. 1999...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2006) 31 (4): 839–848.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Beatrix Hoffman Alan Derickson. Health Security for All: Dreams of Universal Health Care in America. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2005. 256 pp. $30 cloth. Rick Mayes. Universal Coverage: The Elusive Quest for National Health Insurance. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1982) 7 (1): 197–226.
Published: 01 February 1982
... newly Steslicke Health Insurance in Japan 207 instituted, there were shortages of medical personnel and facilities and lower, sometimes substandard, levels of medical treatment. Such dis- parities and inequities were well documented and widely p~blicized Compounding...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 380–406.
Published: 01 April 1982
...Thomas G. McGuire; John T. Montgomery Eleven states mandate coverage of inpatient and outpatient mental health care in private health insurance. Health insurers have objected to these laws on the grounds that they interfere with consumer choice of health insurance benefits and are too costly. This...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2008) 33 (5): 861–881.
Published: 01 October 2008
... by African Americans persists. Parity in use is an illusive benchmark for measuring progress in assuring equity in treatment. Duke University Press 2008 Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. 2006. National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005. January. www.ahrq.gov/qual/nhdr05/nhdr05...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2003) 28 (4): 693–714.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Volker Amelung; Sherry Glied; Angelina Topan Many observers have begun to question the U.S. reliance on an employment-based private health insurance system. In thinking about the future of this system, it is instructive to examine the German experience. The German health insurance system is almost...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 637–666.
Published: 01 August 1992
... health care is financed . The typical private health insurance policy, for example, is tied to a particular job. If the job is lost, so is the health insurance. Furthermore, these policies are priced on actuarially “fair” principles, so sick individuals are forced to pay higher insurance premiums than...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2007) 32 (2): 247–291.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Mark Schlesinger; Jacob S. Hacker Over the past twenty years, Medicare has been transformed from a single-payer insurer into a hybrid of complementary public and private insurance arrangements. Despite creating ongoing controversy, these changes have resulted in an ironic and largely overlooked...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 563–602.
Published: 01 August 2005
... limited number of pegs on a board as they select from a wide range of insurance options. Randomly distributed health events illustrate the consequences of insurance choices. In 1999-2000, the authors conducted fifty sessions of CHAT involving 592 residents of North Carolina. The exercise was rated highly...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 491–514.
Published: 01 June 2004
.... This article examines the association between consumer experience and the decision to change one's usual care providers. It also investigates if there are any intergroup differences in the propensity for changing providers according to insurance status, gender, and race or ethnicity. Data come from...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2010) 35 (4): 595–614.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Paula Feder-Bubis; David Chinitz Israel's enactment of national health insurance was clearly a breakthrough. However, other aspects of reform that were supposed to be implemented simultaneously were stymied, in particular, the conversion of government hospitals to independent trusts and removing...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1993) 18 (2): 477–489.
Published: 01 April 1993
... strategy, rather than specifically a single-payer or universal health insurance approach, seems to be the key to limiting the growth in health costs to the growth in state or national income. Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 References American Hospital Association. 1981, 1986...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2009) 34 (4): 593–615.
Published: 01 August 2009
... sources and systems in which financing is concentrated and private insurance for hospital and medical services is limited. Single-payer advocates argue that this organizational model is best able to reduce administrative costs, control provider payments, and limit the supply of services. This analysis...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1984) 9 (3): 515–526.
Published: 01 June 1984
... Maternidade Escola Assis Chateaubriand from October 1980 to July 1981. All women were classified according to how they paid for their care: private (financed at least part of their care with own funds), insured (federal or state), or indigent. Private patients were found to be far for likely than patients in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2016) 41 (1): 41–71.
Published: 01 February 2016
... care policy shows that, depending on their regional needs and particular contexts, many Native Americans are well-placed to benefit from recent Obama-era reforms. At the same time, the kinds of options made available by the ACA constitute a departure from the service-based (as opposed to insurance...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 1–67.
Published: 01 February 1990
... not have lower expenditures. Rather, the opposite holds true. Similar conclusions apply to the share of public versus private production of health goods. Furthermore, the results do not support the claims of those critics of universal public insurance systems who consider the expansion of the coverage...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2006) 31 (3): 657–670.
Published: 01 June 2006
... report address evidence of disparities in health status by source of insurance coverage, although this would seem critical to fash- ioning competition recommendations that ensure at least some semblance of cross-payer parity in a competitive system. For example, Medicaid ben- eficiaries are four...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 33–57.
Published: 01 February 2011
... experimenting with a host of care management initiatives, pay-­for- ­performance programs, insurance reforms, health promotion strategies, mental health parity policies, medical malpractice reforms, and cost- ­containment measures. What explains the variation? The literature offers several theories...