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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (4): 731–745.
Published: 01 August 2021
...Isabel M. Perera Abstract Organized medicine's persistent demand for high payments is one factor that contributes to the rising costs of health care. The profession's long-standing preference for private and fee-for-service practice has pressured payers to increase reimbursement rates in fee-based...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (2-3): 289–316.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Miriam J. Laugesen; Thomas Rice Until recently, physicians were viewed as the dominant player in health policy. Now, however, they compete with many other effective interest groups. This article analyzes this changing role, and specifically how organized medicine has changed its approach...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1985) 10 (2): 347–370.
Published: 01 April 1985
..., “Organized Medicine and Physician Specialization in Scandinavia and West Germany,” West European Politics 3 (No. 3, 1980): 373-387. 9. Hirobumi Ito, “Health Insurance and Medical Services in Sweden and Denmark, 1850- 1950,” in The Shuping of the Swedish Health System. 10. The combined...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (3): 481–503.
Published: 01 June 1987
... professions in both France and the United States are also subject to intraprofessional forces of division, such as the conflicts which often oppose generalists to specialists. Although organized medicine in France and the United States shares these commonalities, there is a very important difference between...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (4): 543–574.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Carl F. Ameringer Organized medicine has battled the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) since the 1970s over enforcement of the antitrust laws. Physicians' discontent stems from the belief that federal policy allows managed care organizations to achieve dominance in health care markets just...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (2): 533–556.
Published: 01 April 1997
...Deborah A. Stone From just after the Civil War, when medicine began to professionalize, until the late 1970s, doctors and policy makers believed that clinical judgment should not be influenced by the financial interests of doctors. Physicians were highly entrepreneurial, and organized medicine...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (6): 1025–1040.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Steven B. Spivack; Miriam J. Laugesen; Jonathan Oberlander Abstract Organized medicine long yearned for the demise of Medicare's Sustainable Growth Rate (SGR) formula for updating physician fees. Congress finally obliged in 2015, repealing the SGR as part of the Medicare Access and CHIP...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (1): 147–184.
Published: 01 February 1997
... professional organizations. This form of accountability seems outdated and inapplicable to managed care plans. The alternatives are the eco- nomic and the political models of accountability. In the economic model, medicine becomes more like a commodity, and “exit” (consumers changing providers for rea...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (3): 580–628.
Published: 01 June 1982
... Association. The AMA did not contest the salient facts in the case. When the indictment was handed down, Morris Fishbein, speaking for the AMA, pledged a legal effort to “establish the ultimate right of organized medicine to use its dis- cipline to oppose types of contract practice damaging...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (2): 395–438.
Published: 01 April 1993
... and government institutions, is the means by which politics is either thwarted or translated into action. Changes in these organized interests and in Congress have transformed the health care reform policy community from an “iron triangle” dominated by an antireform alliance of medicine, insurance, and business...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1977) 2 (1): 32–47.
Published: 01 February 1977
... by professional organizations, and is compared with that of the West German system. The second section argues that the PSROs are likely to strengthen the organization of established medicine, to increase the bargaining power of professional organizations, and to further insulate professional behavior from public...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (4): 653–676.
Published: 01 August 2021
... to sociopolitical change. During the first period (1963–2000), the legacy of colonial biomedicine shaped medical professionalism and tensions with a changing state following independence. The next period (2000–2010) was marked by the rise of corporate medicine as an organized form of resistance to state control...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1979) 3 (4): 497–518.
Published: 01 August 1979
... the control of organized medicine, and private nonprofit hospital insurance plans.9 The impact of the CCMC on the nature and development of cooperative plans is of particular interest: Cooperative medical care plans had first received national attention during the 1920’s with the research...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (1): 141–164.
Published: 01 February 2011
... to the problem of insuring populations for the growing costs of hospital care. In the United States, in the 1940s, the dominant development that shaped modern American medicine was the response to the problems of experience rating (in which premiums are based on risk of individuals) by organizing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (1): 27–58.
Published: 01 February 1999
... as by managed care organizations. Thus, for patient safety research to be successful, all members of the health care enterprise must participate in a coordinated effort to identify and establish effective practices that may reduce human error in medicine. But beyond this understanding, it is imperative...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (1): 147–156.
Published: 01 February 2019
... of physicians. civic engagement medical education medical training organized medicine public health Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do. —Goethe Physicians have a long tradition of civic engagement, providing thoughtful opinion and leadership...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (3): 485–512.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Cassandra M. Sweet Abstract When patents expire, are equivalent generic alternatives available to citizens? This article contributes to current discussion on access to medicine in the aftermath of the World Trade Organization's Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (3): 591–631.
Published: 01 June 2014
.... Moreover, proponents of governments' regulatory autonomy have succeeded in preserving countries' rights to protect policies regarding access to medicines, the environment, and safety, among others. For example, after immense pressure from civil society organizations and some developing countries, a WTO...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (2): 343–376.
Published: 01 April 2000
... in Health Care , ed. Bradford H. Gray. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 209 -223. Robinson, James. 1999 . The Corporate Practice of Medicine: Competition and Innovation in Health Care . Berkeley: University of California Press. Rodwin, Marc A. 1992 . The Organized American Medical...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (5): 1145–1164.
Published: 01 October 2001
... for the organization, financing, and delivery of health care services as they are experienced by the nation as a whole. Based on the same claims to science and knowl- edge that medicine has used to invite our dyadic trust in physicians at the individual level...