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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (4): 753–771.
Published: 01 August 1994
...William E. Aaronson; Jacqueline S. Zinn; Michael D. Rosko Congress intended the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act (MCCA) of 1988 to reduce the risk for illness-related catastrophic financial losses in the elderly. The act was short-lived, facing repeal just one year after passage. Many elderly...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (4): 605–650.
Published: 01 August 2018
...Mark A. Peterson Abstract Nearly three decades before the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was put on the precipice of repeal by the 2016 election of a unified Republican government, the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act (MCCA) was enacted with fanfare by one Congress and dismantled by the next...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (3): 555–563.
Published: 01 June 2011
... for prescriptions covered under the doughnut hole, some suspect that firms will raise drug prices (Hilzenrath 2010). 6. Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act Redux? The 1988 Medicare Catastrophic Care Act (MCCA) engendered a political backlash among older voters who resented financing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (1): 19–67.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Coverage Act (MCCA). The MCCA imposed an $800 surtax on “only the top 5 percent of upper income elderly” (Street 1993 : 439) but was repealed in 1989 after backlash from “many middle income elderly [who] believed that they, too, would be responsible for the full $800” (Street 1993 : 439; see also...
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Published: 01 August 2018
Figure 3 Public Support Minus Opposition for Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act (MCCA), Affordable Care Act (ACA), and American Health Care Act (AHCA)/GOP Plans, Plotted at Comparable Times of Proposal, Enactment, and Repeal Effort Source : MCCA (65+), data from Himelfarb 1995 ; ACA KFF, data More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (3): 405–434.
Published: 01 June 2023
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Published: 01 August 2018
MCCA and ACA repeal efforts were under way; differences in Democratic and Republican mean scores at each of those periods are shown by the y-axis. More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (2): 397–399.
Published: 01 April 1991
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (1): 257–264.
Published: 01 February 2015
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (4): 635–662.
Published: 01 August 1988
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (3): 470–497.
Published: 01 June 1980
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1977) 2 (1): 6–10.
Published: 01 February 1977
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 10 (4): 675–697.
Published: 01 August 1986
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (1): 53–76.
Published: 01 February 1987
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (6): 1227–1234.
Published: 01 December 2004
... and again, the book shows how early decisions proved fateful and how the program’s politics are marked by rich ironies, like the fact that the only significant expansion of Medicare before 2003—the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act of 1988 (MCCA)—was proposed by a Re- publican administration (while...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (6): 1235–1238.
Published: 01 December 2004
... diffusion. Again and again, the book shows how early decisions proved fateful and how the program’s politics are marked by rich ironies, like the fact that the only significant expansion of Medicare before 2003—the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act of 1988 (MCCA)—was proposed by a Re- publican...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (6): 1238–1241.
Published: 01 December 2004
... diffusion. Again and again, the book shows how early decisions proved fateful and how the program’s politics are marked by rich ironies, like the fact that the only significant expansion of Medicare before 2003—the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act of 1988 (MCCA)—was proposed by a Re- publican...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (6): 1241–1248.
Published: 01 December 2004
... politics are marked by rich ironies, like the fact that the only significant expansion of Medicare before 2003—the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act of 1988 (MCCA)—was proposed by a Re- publican administration (while there are many accounts of the ill-fated MCCA, Oberlander’s is a worthwhile addition...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1996) 21 (4): 647–696.
Published: 01 August 1996
...- posals. Yet policy makers remained cautious about addressing the issue. The federal government’s last great foray into the wilderness of health care reform, the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act (MCCA), was passed in 1988 and then repealed the next year, after outraged upper- income senior citizens...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (5): 821–858.
Published: 01 October 2003
... 833 Table 1 Continued Legislation Population Affected Expansion MCCA 1988 Pregnant women Option. Allows coverage of (Medicare Catastrophic and infants pregnant women and infants with Coverage Act of 1988, family incomes up...