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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (1): 1–26.
Published: 01 February 1999
... Area Health Education Center (AHEC) Health Literacy Center, 1 with the support of the Center for Health Care Strategies, Inc., addressed the problem by offering three national skills training workshops called Writing for the Medicaid Market. The training was marketed to public and private organizations...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (2): 261–284.
Published: 01 April 2009
... others. Several policy measures need to be undertaken in order to accelerate the appropriate use of digital technology by health care consumers of all kinds. These include improving education and technological literacy and providing access to low-cost digital technology. Without a consumer complement...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 901–924.
Published: 01 October 2017
... to developing health literacy, improving health outcomes, and contributing to reducing health disparities by race and health insurance status. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 health disparities race minority health mobile phone technology health policy Blacks and Latinos are more...
J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (1): 211–213.
Published: 01 February 1999
... the material that forms the basis of his article while studying at the Schools of Law and Public Health at the University of California—Berkeley. He is employed by Lineberry Research Associ- ates in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. Jane Root is a cofounder of the Maine AHEC Health Literacy Center...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (6): 1131–1162.
Published: 01 December 2005
...: Pathways and Policies. Health Affairs 21 (2): 60 -76. Ägren, G., and A. Hedin. 2000 . The New Swedish Public Health Policy . Stockholm: National Institute of Public Health. www.fhi.se/shop/material_pdf/Nyafoh.pdf . American Medical Association, Ad Hoc Committee on Health Literacy...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (5): 713–760.
Published: 01 October 2023
... indicated an undercount in the state's Medicaid enrollment of 34%–38% (Eberly, Pohl, and Davis 2005 ). Additionally, the extensive research on health literacy and health insurance literacy point toward many challenges for Americans more generally related to health care and health insurance. Given...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (1): 209–235.
Published: 01 February 2014
... to consider whether people are able to use that information. But the average American has low levels of quantitative and financial literacy: research among participants in the Massachusetts Health Connector, for example, found that many people do not understand basic insurance concepts (Day and Nadash 2012...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (6): 1203–1212.
Published: 01 December 2015
... 1332 Waiver Activity Heating Up in States .” Health Affairs (blog). June 24 . http://healthaffairs.org/blog/2015/06/24/section-1332-waiver-activity-heating-up-in-states/ . Levitt Larry . 2014 . “ Why Health Insurance Literacy Matters .” JAMA Forum , November 26 . http...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (2): 311–339.
Published: 01 April 2020
... ) or limited health literacy (Yin et al. 2013 ). 4 Pharmacies do not typically provide drug prescribing and safety information in patients' native languages (Bailey et al. 2011 ). Despite guidelines calling for the information on drug labels and in medication guides to be written at a 6th–8th grade...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (1): 73–99.
Published: 01 February 2015
... information ( Literacy and Internet ), had a statistically significant association with the presence of national obesity policies. 4 The only variables that did have a positive association were the presence of national diabetes policies ( DiabPol ), with a positive coefficient estimate of 4.434...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (3): 327–366.
Published: 01 June 2005
.... A. DeWalt, M. P. Pignone, S. L. Sheridan, K. N. Lohr, L. Lux, S. F. Sutton, et al. 2004 . Literacy and Health Outcomes . AHRQ Publication No. 04–E007–2,Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality,January. Bero, L. A., and Drummond Rennie. 1996 . Infl uences on the Quality of Published...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (1): 147–149.
Published: 01 February 2007
... 2007 Books Received Health Care Delivery Accountability in Social Services: The Culture of the Paper Program. Jill Florence Lackey. Binghamton, NY: Haworth, 2006. 118 pp. $39.95 cloth; $14.95 paper. Advancing Health Literacy : A Framework...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (3): 505–544.
Published: 01 June 2013
... Patients with Low Literacy Skills . 2nd ed. Philadelphia : J. B. Lippincott . Donohue Julie M. Cevasco Marisa Rosenthal Meredith B. . 2007 . “A Decade of Direct-to-Consumer Advertising of Prescription Drugs.” New England Journal of Medicine 357 , no. 7 : 673 – 81...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (3): 505–531.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Democrats a dominant hand in the process (Mickey 2015 ). All but one of the 134 delegates were white. This group of white Democrats reestablished their dominance by using a poll tax, a literacy test, and a property requirement to determine who could vote. The new constitution dramatically weakened...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (4): 821–837.
Published: 01 August 2015
... literacy training and preventing domestic violence. The coalition helped pass a no-smoking ordinance within the city, create a fixed-route bus service, develop a center for children and families, and establish a family literacy program specifically for Burmese, Somalian, and Hispanic residents (AHA 2014...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (5): 1087–1101.
Published: 01 October 2015
... of Civic Literacy 1 , no. 1 : 1 – 15 . journals.iupui.edu/index.php/civiclit/article/download/16668/17201 . Morone James A. 2010 . “ Presidents and Health Reform: From Franklin D. Roosevelt to Barack Obama .” Health Affairs 29 , no. 6 : 1096 – 1100 . content.healthaffairs.org/content...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (4): 501–515.
Published: 01 August 2020
... plan requires making calculations regarding deductibles, cost sharing, premiums, and probability that exceed many Americans' literacy and numeracy skills (Nelson et al. 2008 ; Peters and Levin 2008 ; Reyna et al. 2009 : 945–46). Even college-educated Americans show surprisingly high levels of error...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (3): 455–478.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Research Quarterly 68 , no. 1 : 104 – 16 . Parragh Zsofia A. , Okrent Deanna , and Mehryar Bijan . 2015 . “ Health Literacy and Health Insurance Literacy: Do Consumers Know What They Are Buying? ” Alliance for Health Reform, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation . www.allhealth.org...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (5): 609–615.
Published: 01 October 2022
... analysts merge understandings of data's social context with skilled statistical analysis and deep data literacy. And perhaps the prominence of replication crisis discussions provides evidence that Stone's ideas are increasingly ascendant. There is even a new Journal of Quantitative Description , many...
J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (6): 969–976.
Published: 01 December 2023
..., no bedrock right to vote, and the opportunity for shenanigans at many points in the electoral process” (341), enabling partisans to exclude political rivals by resorting to “eligibility rules, registration requirements, violence, literacy tests, poll taxes, gerrymanders, barriers for felons, barriers...