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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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 June 1991) 16 (3): 573–588.
Published: 01 June 1991
... practice style variations cannot be drawn from differences among areas in their rates of use. I thus conclude that more research at the micro level in the practice patterns of the individual physician is needed before major health care initiatives based on small area methodology are undertaken. Copyright...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2004) 29 (6): 1153–1186.
Published: 01 December 2004
... uncertainties about interpreting estimated health impacts, that EIA documents would become even longer and more complicated, and that HIA would gain little from the procedural and legal emphasis in EIA. We conclude that for HIA to advance, whether as part of or separate from EIA, well-formulated methodologies...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 741–809.
Published: 01 August 1987
... in small area analysis with a set of recommendations for both analyzing and reporting results. These recommendations are designed to facilitate the development of a common research methodology, increase the comparability across studies, and enhance the use of this technique in the health policy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1988) 13 (2): 263–278.
Published: 01 April 1988
... intended effects. But time series measures of medical prices upon which the statistical evidence relies have important methodological problems, so other types of evidence are useful. Trends in expenditure in other countries and in HMOs suggest that the most important explanation of medical price inflation...
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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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1998) 23 (3): 455–481.
Published: 01 June 1998
... methodology, we estimate the net impact of CON policies on costs, supply, technology diffusion, and industry organization, controlling for area characteristics, the presence of other forms of regulation, such as hospital rate-setting, and competition. Mature CON programs are associated with a modest (5...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1980) 5 (1): 55–80.
Published: 01 February 1980
.... For a variety of reasons, the methodology and procedures employed failed to reveal the adverse effects of Proposition 13 on health services. This paper deals with the actual and potential role of health systems agencies (HSAs) in monitoring such effects, commenting in public hearings on budget review...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1980) 5 (1): 98–119.
Published: 01 February 1980
... medical districts. The reality of the program, however, when examined on a national basis and illustrated by an in-depth study of five hospitals in one district, indicates that there has been little use of resource allocation methodology and that few planning resources have been allocated to this effort...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 29–39.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Marilyn Moon; Timothy Smeeding This article explores alternative approaches to calculating the value of Medicare and Medicaid and the impact of these programs on the incidence of poverty among the aged. Three methodological frameworks are contrasted, both in theory and in practice. Medical benefits...
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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 February 1998) 23 (1): 53–73.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Christine S. Spencer In 1983, New York State established an uncompensated care pool using the New York Prospective Hospital Reimbursement Methodology (NYPHRM). Two policy objectives of the NYPHRM were (1) to encourage more equitable distribution of uncompensated care across hospitals and (2) to...