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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2006) 31 (4): 867–871.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Sally S. Cohen Suzanne Gordon. Nursing against the Odds: How Health Care Cost Cutting, Media Stereotypes, and Medical Hubris Undermine Nurses and Patient Care. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2005. 489 pp. $29.95 cloth. Duke University Press 2006 Buresh, B., S. Gordon, M. E...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1980) 5 (1): 25–54.
Published: 01 February 1980
...Andrew K. Dolan Several recent legal developments have been analyzed which call into question the appropriateness of state nursing associations as collective bargaining agents for working nurses. A federal case ruled that because some state nursing associations are dominated by supervisors, they...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2001) 26 (3): 617–634.
Published: 01 June 2001
...Suzanne B. Cashman; Frances Kathleen Lopez Bushnell; Hugh S. Fulmer The American Public Health Association defines public health nursing as the“practice of promoting and protecting the health of populations using knowledge from nursing, social, and public health sciences.” In 1993,celebrating the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2006) 31 (4): 773–810.
Published: 01 August 2006
... strategy for nursing homes. Designed to empower consumers to make informed choices and to stimulate provider competition on quality, nursing home public reporting began in 1998 with the Nursing Home Compare Web site and has received greater emphasis in the 2002 Nursing Home Quality Initiative, both...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2009) 34 (1): 93–135.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Edward Alan Miller; Vincent Mor; David C. Grabowski; Pedro L. Gozalo There is great variability in how much nursing home providers are paid for a day of care for a Medicaid recipient, how the payment level is set, and what mechanisms are used to reimburse facilities. Given the absence of recent...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2009) 34 (6): 899–930.
Published: 01 December 2009
...; those revenues are then used to pay for services rendered to Medicaid recipients, thereby leveraging federal matching dollars without concomitant increases in state expenditures. The number of states adopting a nursing home tax increased from thirteen to thirty-one between 2000 and 2004. This study...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2016) 41 (5): 939–968.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Ae-Sook Kim Abstract Previous studies have documented that market conditions affect nursing home performance; however, the evidence is inconsistent and conflicting. This study introduces three groups of county market conditions and a peer effect variable, and tests their impacts on the Nursing Home...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2014) 39 (4): 781–809.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Charlene Harrington; Julie Stockton; Sarah Hooper Abstract This article examines the effects of state regulation and civil class action litigation on corporate compliance with nurse staffing and quality standards, corporate strategies to manage staffing and quality, and corporate financial status...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 619–641.
Published: 01 August 1980
...William J. Scanlon Nursing homes represent the fastest growing component of health care expenditures, over half of which come from public funds. This paper reviews research on nursing home utilization with regard to several policy issues concerning the subsidization of long-term care by Medicaid...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 725–729.
Published: 01 August 1980
... should not be interpreted as representing the position of The Urban Institute or its sponsors. Washington Report The Shortage of Nursing Home Beds Judith Feder and WiUiam Scanlon* After years of decrying excess, policymakers have turned their...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1981) 6 (1): 40–48.
Published: 01 February 1981
...Janice M. Caldwell; Marshall B. Kapp Using as their point of departure the proposed nursing home standards recently published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the authors discuss the dilemma of regulating for human rights. Provisions considered for inclusion in the regulations...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1977) 2 (3): 349–361.
Published: 01 June 1977
...Richard C. McKibbin This paper seeks to determine the extent to which the Nursing Student Loan program (NSL) has accomplished its primary objectives of increasing the supply and effecting a more equitable geographic distribution of nurses. The history and provisions of the program are discussed and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1989) 14 (4): 797–816.
Published: 01 August 1989
...John A. Nyman; Cynthia R. Geyer It has been assumed that the best policy for promoting quality of life in nursing homes is direct regulation. In this paper it is argued that if our experience in regulating quality of care is any indication, we may not possess the political will to successfully...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2002) 27 (4): 689–691.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Stanley J. Reiser Margarete Sandelowski. Devices and Desires: Gender, Technology, and American Nursing . Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press,2000. 322 pp. $45 cloth; $19.95 paper. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Books...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2004) 29 (1): 11–42.
Published: 01 February 2004
...Jennifer L. Troyer; Herbert G. Thompson, Jr. Government reports indicate that regulations have been ineffective in improving quality of care in many nursing homes. Some analysts feel that litigation against nursing homes may be the result of quality problems that are monitored during the inspection...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2004) 29 (1): 43–74.
Published: 01 February 2004
.... State survey activities for nursing facilities were reviewed and the number and types of intermediate sanctions issued by states in l999 were reported, along with barriers to the use of such sanctions. Using five selected enforcement measures to create a summary score, states were classified by...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 607–626.
Published: 01 June 1990
...Denise A. Spence; Joshua M. Wiener Although it is commonly thought that a very high proportion of private-pay nursing home patients become eligible for Medicaid during their stay, few national studies have been conducted to determine the extent of Medicaid “spend-down.” The discharged resident...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 553–572.
Published: 01 June 1991
...Heidi Boerstler; Tom Carlough; Robert E. Schlenker The way in which states reimburse for nursing home capital costs can create incentives for nursing home owners to use the home primarily as a vehicle for real estate speculation, with potentially adverse consequences for patient care. In order to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 683–702.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Michael D. Rosko; Robert W. Broyles; William E. Aaronson This article evaluates the potential efficacy of implementing a prospective payment system based on case mix in the nursing home industry. The analysis of structural differences between the nursing home and hospital industries suggests that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1988) 13 (2): 341–360.
Published: 01 April 1988
...Christine E. Bishop The competitive model may fit the nursing home sector better than it fits other health care markets, but Medicaid subsidies and regulation have not allowed the market to work freely, and nursing home insurance may cause further divergence from a competitive ideal. Incentives for...