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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2017) 42 (5): 739–748.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Alan B. Cohen; Colleen M. Grogan; Jedediah N. Horwitt Abstract This special issue of the Journal is devoted to understanding the many roads that lead toward achieving health equity. The eleven articles in the issue portray an America that is struggling with the clash between its historical ideal of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 1089–1120.
Published: 01 December 2003
... Hospital Emergency Departments: Pattern and Reasons for Use. Journal of the American Medical Association 276 : 460 -465. The Many Faces of Access: Reasons for Medically Nonurgent Emergency Department Visits...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2016) 41 (3): 393–421.
Published: 01 June 2016
.... 2009 ). Controversies aside, many health officials consider school dismissals to be an important community mitigation strategy for influenza pandemics (Kelso, Milne, and Kelly 2009 ; Johnson et al. 2008 ). Several modeling and historical studies have found that school closures may contribute to the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2008) 33 (3): 429–453.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Sherry Ahrentzen Greendale, Wisconsin, was intentionally created with many of the design and planning principles that active-living advocates promote today. This case study examines the processes behind sustaining these particular planning and design principles over time in light of economic and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1985) 10 (3): 565–578.
Published: 01 June 1985
...Irene Fraser In several areas of health policy, current concern over rising costs has generated considerable political support for reforms that many in the business have advocated unsuccessfully on philosophical, ethical, or humanitarian grounds for years. Thus, for example, the spiraling cost of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2011) 36 (4): 649–689.
Published: 01 August 2011
... — that Medicare has attempted many times and in various ways since the beginning of the program, and in all but one case unsuccessfully due to the politics of provider opposition working through Congress and the courts. We look at some related efforts to change Medicare pricing to explore when the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2003) 28 (2-3): 421–442.
Published: 01 June 2003
...David Mechanic Despite renewed interest in population health concerns, elevation of this field in policy considerations faces many challenges. At present there is much concern about disparities and meeting improved population health objectives,but interest waxes and wanes with scientific...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2008) 33 (1): 39–51.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Rick J. Carlson To many, genomics is merely exploitable technology for the leviathan of biotechnology. This is both shallow and short sighted. Genomics is applied knowledge based on profound and evolving science about how living things develop, how healthy or sick we are, and what our future will...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2018) 43 (3): 483–510.
Published: 01 June 2018
...Jonathan Oberlander; Steven B. Spivack Abstract Enacted as part of the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB) was hailed by many analysts as a major innovation in US health policy making and cost control. The board promised to put a brake on...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1984) 9 (3): 503–514.
Published: 01 June 1984
...Sally Guttmacher Immigrant workers are a large segment of the lower echelon of the U.S. labor force, and as many as 3.6 to 6 million of these workers and their families are living in the U.S. illegally. This paper examines who the recent immigrants are; explains why their current situation in the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1991) 16 (1): 135–156.
Published: 01 February 1991
..., should result in more accidents and deaths. We used data from fifty states and the District of Columbia from 1976–1980, representing 255 observations. (No prior study has as many observations or controls for as many covariates.) Using econometric models of the data, we present evidence for two of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 785–818.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Peter D. Jacobson; Richard A. Rettig; Wade M. Aubry Beginning in the late 1980s, many health insurers refused to cover high-dose chemotherapy with autologous bone marrow transplant (HDC/ABMT) for high-risk and metastatic breast cancer patients. Insurers denied coverage because there was no...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 417.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Given the long struggle to enact health care reform in the United States, the passage of such significant reform in 2010 — the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) — has prompted many seasoned political analysts to consider these questions: What was different this time? How did this...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2013) 38 (1): 57–87.
Published: 01 February 2013
...Hester van de Bovenkamp; Hans Vollaard; Margo Trappenburg; Kor Grit In many Western countries, options for citizens to influence public services are increased to improve the quality of services and democratize decision making. Possibilities to influence are often cast into Albert Hirschman's...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 935–954.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Observatory on Health Systems and Policies. Three key patterns emerge to answer the question of who does what. First, the landscape is full and crowded, with many actors involved. Second, the landscape is highly fragmented, with many organizations performing overlapping functions in each country. Third...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 69–90.
Published: 01 February 1994
... care were $147,000 per AIDS patient, heightening concern that the health care system would be overwhelmed by the epidemic. However, every study published subsequently has produced much lower cost estimates. As a result, many have concluded that treatment costs declined due to improved delivery of AIDS...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1994) 19 (3): 499–541.
Published: 01 June 1994
...The Health Care Study Group This commentary is the joint product of a group of concerned scholars, many of them long associated with this journal. It assesses the debate over health care reform with the goal of minimizing the many myths and misunderstandings that exist. We address eight issues most...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2013) 38 (6): 1173–1181.
Published: 01 December 2013
...Heather Howard; Chad Shearer Abstract Many states have worked tirelessly over the past two years to develop health insurance exchanges and prepare for the expansion of their Medicaid programs in order to meet the requirements of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Programs to expand...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 711–744.
Published: 01 August 2015
... leverage. But consolidation may be the wrong frame for viewing the problem of high and highly variable prices; many “must-have” hospitals achieve their pricing power from sources other than consolidation, for example, reputation. Further, the frame of consolidation leads to unrealistic expectations for...