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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1987) 12 (3): 391–408.
Published: 01 June 1987
... state rate setting; as a result, broader outcome measures are required to determine their overall impact. The New York Prospective Hospital Reimbursement Methodology (NYPHRM) is evaluated in this broader context. The NYPHRM successfully channeled revenues to fiscally blighted hospitals, increasing the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 91–106.
Published: 01 February 1994
... modeling techniques for evaluating the achievement of program aims. The result is that agencies often create “concrete fictions,” hard numbers with feet of (soft) clay. Offices of management and budget are able to make their methodology “hegemonic” because agencies usually have to secure their approval to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2013) 38 (4): 815–839.
Published: 01 August 2013
... uses a novel data-gathering methodology to evaluate municipal zoning ordinances in twenty-two California cities in conjunction with the walkability potential of resulting mixed-use zones, to explore the extent to which variations in uses mandated by MUZ ordinances are correlated with variations in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2002) 27 (6): 1001–1022.
Published: 01 December 2002
... redistribution of responsibilities for health manpower policies and the use of various methodologies. This policy analysis offers a detailed description of the contextual framework, quantitative data on medical manpower development, and, most important, interviews with representatives of the key stakeholders and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 281–290.
Published: 01 April 1984
...Karl Pillemer As one solution to the widely perceived “crisis” in the long-term-care system, state and local agencies have developed methodologies which specify the amount and type of long-term-care services needed in an area. This article focuses on need-based methodologies, and criticizes the use...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2002) 27 (2): 177–212.
Published: 01 April 2002
... and little guidance for meeting these expectations. The liminality of the role and the overload of expectations have made bioethics vulnerable to methodological criticisms from social scientists. This article concludes that such methodological criticisms cannot address the more systemic problems of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1997) 22 (6): 1329–1357.
Published: 01 December 1997
.... The model assigned approximately 75 percent of the program’s clients to a category with traits that were determined to resemble nursing home residents’ traits. A similar methodology was used to estimate lengths of nursing home stays. Lengths of stay by the program’s nursing home patients were...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2013) 38 (3): 479–504.
Published: 01 June 2013
... the official documents and do not analyze CMS's methodology. This article examines the controversy over the methodology CMS uses to calculate the trustees' and NHEA's measures and the sources of confusion and ignorance about them. It concludes with a discussion of how the two measures should be used...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 273–333.
Published: 01 April 1979
... between the generic notion of evaluation and the rigor of social research methodology. The evaluation researcher should be familiar with, and be capable of using, any of a number of (statistical and non-statistical) data-analytic techniques. The objectives of this discussion, therefore, are to (1...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2009) 34 (1): 93–135.
Published: 01 February 2009
... desired policy outcomes related to facility cost and quality, access to care, payment equity, service capacity, and budgetary control. The result, however, has been the development of enormously complex and demanding rate-setting methodologies, the adverse consequences of which can outweigh and overwhelm...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 347–366.
Published: 01 April 1996
... of historical perspective and methodology in examining the nuances of the cultural negotiation of professional power. Using popular, legal, medical, and bioethics sources in historical context, it reveals how the legal process can nurture misconceptions about medical practice and the role of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 531–559.
Published: 01 August 1978
..., lack of community control, and poor evaluation and accountability. This is the basis of an argument for a more egalitarian, explicitly political viewpoint and methodology as a start toward solving problems that chronically afflict the mental health system. Correspondence should be sent to the author...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 59–87.
Published: 01 February 2011
... health care, such as those relating to motivational crowding and gaming, but we conclude by positing that, following appropriate consideration, caution, and methodological and empirical investigation, health-related incentives, at least in some contexts, may contribute positively to the social good...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2011) 36 (5): 829–853.
Published: 01 October 2011
... also provides subsidies to ensure that health insurance premiums are affordable. However, relatively little work has been done on how such affordability standards should be set. The existing literature on affordability is not grounded in social norms and has methodological and theoretical flaws. To...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 1121–1132.
Published: 01 December 2012
.... The set will be useful to scholars of comparative health policy as well as to specialists in European affairs. The articles also illustrate two methodological issues in conducting research on the governance of health policy. The first is that how researchers define governance influences what evidence...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 157–180.
Published: 01 February 1985
... demonstrated the utility of operations research/management science (OR/MS) models and methodologies in the analysis and solution of such problems. However, this approach may be limited in some regions by the data and computational requirements of the models. Intuitive approaches in the spirit of OR/MS models...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1986) 11 (3): 445–461.
Published: 01 June 1986
... half the nation's nursing home care. The research reviewed in this article suggests a strong association between case mix and cost, and a weaker but still positive association between quality and cost. The research also implies that traditional nursing home reimbursement methodologies may impede access...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 773–799.
Published: 01 August 1994
... politic dependence on technocratically conceived solutions for political problems. Moreover, because biomedicine and health services research share positivist epistemic and methodological premises, both objectify the subjects they study, abstract those subjects from context, and thereby ignore the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2013) 38 (6): 1081–1102.
Published: 01 December 2013
... difficulty in most jurisdictions. However, several methodological differences in international guidelines for economic evaluation exist, only some of which can easily be justified. A number of beneficial changes in reimbursement processes have also been observed, such as a trend toward requiring the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2013) 38 (5): 957–986.
Published: 01 October 2013
... for increasing registration rates. This article uses a combination of survey and focus group methodologies to explore the reaction of Canadians to a reciprocity proposal. Our results suggest that the response is mixed. Participants are more convinced of the efficacy than they are of the fairness of a...