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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (5): 847–861.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Edward Alan Miller; Pamela Nadash; Marc A. Cohen Abstract The growing need for long-term services and supports (LTSS) poses significant challenges to both individuals and government. This article documents the continuing failure to tackle this problem at the national level—a failure that was most...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (1978) 3 (1): 43–53.
Published: 01 February 1978
... of contraceptive counseling as a component of abortion services. Our process/outcome evaluation of abortion clinics located in Chicago suggests that contraceptive counseling provided at the time of the abortion procedure has a potential long-term impact in terms of reducing the need for elective...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (1): 75–98.
Published: 01 February 1995
... to con- 92 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law clude that offering a broader range of supportive services decreases such use. Our results contrast with those from the National Long-Term Care Demonstration, which were not as enthusiastic overall about the efficacy...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 4 (4): 619–641.
Published: 01 August 1980
...: Medicaid generosity, age structure, family resources, racial composition, residence, financial capability of the elderly, price of nursing home care and alternative sources of care. The paper concludes that there is a need for: subsidization of a more comprehensive set of long-term care services, a review...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (2): 233–254.
Published: 01 April 1992
.... Some services, particularly those involv- ing residential placement or long-term therapeutic relationships, depend upon continuity of care. In these areas it is important to the service to be delivered that clients are able to depend upon their relationship with providers. In these service...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (1): 139–170.
Published: 01 February 2014
... and operationalized in practice and, ultimately, what impact it will have on its intended aims to improve the quality of health services, eliminate inappropriate and wasteful care, and “bend the cost curve.” There is also uncertainty regarding its survival in both the near and the long term. With ongoing attempts...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 763–780.
Published: 01 August 2016
... conservative coalition to shrink the boundaries of the welfare state? 1. Others use the phrase long-term services and supports . 2. This percentage excludes Medicare outlays for time-limited nursing care following hospitalization or for certain home health services. 3. Ten states took...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 6 (1): 9–28.
Published: 01 February 1981
... for long-term care (LTC) and to shortcomings in the melange of current programs. Demand for publicly supported LTC services is already estimated to be three times greater than supply, and likely will have grown on the order of 40 percent between 1975 and 1985.' Of the 5.5-9.9 million adults...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (2): 421–439.
Published: 01 April 1982
... bargaining, has had to evolve indirectly, and has been hurt by long-term economic trends. Finally, national housestaff organization is limited by the wide-ranging politics and ideas of diverse regional organizations which represent different types of training institutions and career orientations. Copyright...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2024) 49 (2): 289–313.
Published: 01 April 2024
...-reaching impact on long-term services and supports (LTSS). The high rates of deaths and serious illness in nursing homes highlighted the risks of institutional care and the need for more home and community-based service (HCBS) options. Fifteen percent of the nation's 1.1 million COVID-19 deaths as of mid...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1985) 10 (2): 245–273.
Published: 01 April 1985
... this form of care into the continuum of long-term-care services supported by state Medicaid programs. ’’ Efforts to improve quality assurance and to design a better system for financing these facilities could result in a viable addition to the long-term-care continuum, one that fits between...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1979) 3 (4): 452–455.
Published: 01 August 1979
... is a blend of social support and medical services. Long-term care in this country, however, developed in the direction of an institutionally-based medical services model rather than a social and medical services framework. Institutions-hospitals and primarily nurs- ing homes-have been...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (2): 205–212.
Published: 01 April 1980
... support available from family or friends, the grim alternative is a nursing home, in which long-term care services are heavily subsidized by the government. While the public may well have to pay the bill for a complete range of noninstitutionalized services for the elderly person...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (3): 507–521.
Published: 01 June 1991
... of the National Long-Term Care Survey, we examine whether the amount of paid home care used by disabled elderly persons had a significant influence on the amount of informal support they were receiving. Results from a two-stage least squares regression analysis suggest that the amount of informal home care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (1): 221–225.
Published: 01 February 1994
.... The administration has dangled an attractive lure. Taken at face value, their proposal could represent a major step forward for long-term care. They place strong emphasis on providing coverage for home and commu- nity-based services rather than for institutional care. Room-and-board coverage is specifically...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (3): 523–545.
Published: 01 June 1991
... of the In-Home Supportive Services Program in California. Berkeley, CA: World Institute on Disability. Toward a National Personal Assistance Program: The Independent Living Model of Long-Term Care for Persons with Disabilities Andrew I...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (2): 281–290.
Published: 01 April 1984
... and Woodfin, in their excellent review of health systems plans, assert, “Thoughtful planning for long-term support should be based on estimates of both current andfuture needs of the vulnerable population for a full array of interrelated services Glassman et al. claim that central to the tasks...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1979) 3 (4): 555–567.
Published: 01 August 1979
...William G. Weissert America's long-term care system has been widely criticized for many shortcomings. It relies too heavily upon institutional services, it is too costly, it forces inappropriate levels of care upon patients by offering too few options, in too many instances it offers inferior...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 4 (4): 725–729.
Published: 01 August 1980
... states pay for nursing home care. Demand for nursing home care is increased by states' reluctance to finance long term care services in the home. *Editor's Note: Judith Feder and William Scanlon are senior research associates at The Urban Institute, Washington, D.C...