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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (1): 5–41.
Published: 01 February 2019
... the statements adopted by each association that they have been influenced by other agencies, professional associations, and advocacy groups with which they have partnered on other issues. Another factor that may have played an indirect role in bringing these issues to the agenda of physician...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (4): 543–574.
Published: 01 August 2002
...; beginning in 1998, physicians promoted legislation that would exempt independent practitioners from the antitrust laws for collective bargaining purposes. Both initiatives passed in the House of Representatives but failed in the Senate. This article uses an advocacy coalition framework to reinterpret the...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (4): 811–816.
Published: 01 August 1987
..., physicians are gen- erally paid much more per unit of time to do surgery or other high-technology procedures than they are to deliver primary care-and some fee schedules, in- cluding Medicare’s, do not pay for health promotion at all. In sum, From Advocacy to Allocation is well worth reading...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1979) 3 (4): 519–554.
Published: 01 August 1979
...Richard F. Tompkins Children cannot always articulate their own interests or make their own decisions. Children's advocacy is fundamentally an attempt to improve the lives of children. The advocacy effort may be directed either toward improving the outcomes of the decision or the process through...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (1): 137–141.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Deborah Stone Colleen M. Grogan and Michael K. Gusmano. Healthy Voices, Unhealthy Silence: Advocacy and Health Policy for the Poor. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2007. 156 pp. $24.95 paper. Duke University Press 2009 Books...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (1): 142–144.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Jonathan Engel Colleen M. Grogan and Michael K. Gusmano. Healthy Voices, Unhealthy Silence: Advocacy and Health Policy for the Poor. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2007. 156 pp. $24.95 paper. Duke University Press 2009 Books...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (4): 919–927.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Sandra J. Tanenbaum Abstract Until 2008 Ohio Advocates for Mental Health was a statewide mental health advocacy organization run by mental health consumers and supportive of consumer-run organizations around the state. The author's tenure on the board entailed repeated engagement with questions of...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (3): 425–457.
Published: 01 June 2017
... physicians who specialize in treating Paget's disease. (Gale Group 1992 : 1463) The organization maintained a limited treatment focus by providing referrals to specialists, but its congressional advocacy was now limited to research. Quantitative data confirm that these mission changes were...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (2): 331–367.
Published: 01 April 2014
... groups in the United States and argues that patient advocacy organizations garner stability from the relatively easy provision of selective and solidary benefits. Larger patient groups are especially likely to make use of these structural advantages to pursue congressional lobbying strategies. However...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (4): 729–772.
Published: 01 August 2006
... two questions. First, how (if at all) is mortality related to attention? Second, how (if at all) is advocacy, in the form of organized interest group activity, related to media attention? Our analysis of the cross-disease and cross-temporal variation in media attention suggests that who suffers from a...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (1): 69–108.
Published: 01 February 2018
... implemented. Despite the founding principle that the NHS should “universalize the best,” this was a controversial policy goal, implying substantial redistribution from London and the South and threatening established medical, political, and bureaucratic interests. Our conceptual approach draws on the advocacy...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (1): 171–208.
Published: 01 February 2014
... potential source of public support: Americans' trust in physicians as faithful agents of patient interests. We conducted two national surveys to explore the public's confidence in doctors compared to other groups. We find that doctors are viewed as harder workers, more trustworthy, and more caring than...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (6): 977–1002.
Published: 01 December 2003
... physician-assisted suicide(PAS) legislation. In-depth, qualitative interviews with forty-five physically disabled residents of the San Francisco Bay Area, conducted by others with disabilities, revealed a wide breadth of opinions about and attitudes toward such legislation. For close to half of the...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (1): 113–174.
Published: 01 February 1993
... members share particular beliefs, identify similar problems, advocate comparable solutions, and interact closely to influence the political system at large (Sabatier 1988). The advocacy coalitions that contest each other in the development of Medicare physician payment policies...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (6): 1413–1431.
Published: 01 December 1997
... physicians’ economic interests, and that it has little sympa- thy for the latter. By failing to separate patient advocacy from physi- cians’ economic interests, the profession risks losing the public’s trust. Canadian physicians made this separation more explicit by publicly lob- bying for patient...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (4): 579–605.
Published: 01 August 2017
... patient and physician autonomy in decision making, setting health care boundaries, and the tensions among competing social values. Generally, participants resisted interference with the patient-physician relationship and believed strongly in the freedom of patient and physician to control individual...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (1): 128–162.
Published: 01 February 1982
... other 57 cases that theoretical perceptions of subtle influences are no substitute for proof of actual, or actually threatened, coercion, and that there is latitude within the antitrust laws for collective advocacy of an advisory nature.58 To establish that collective physician input into third...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (4): 575–604.
Published: 01 August 2002
...William S. Brewbaker, III In the public debate over the extension of collective bargaining rights to independent physicians, union proponents' primary argument has been that patients would benefit from allowing physicians to bargain collectively with health plans. This article examines the likely...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (6): 1023–1057.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Adam Bonica; Howard Rosenthal; Kristy Blackwood; David J. Rothman Abstract Context: The distribution of physicians across geography and employers has important implications for the delivery of medical services. This study examines how the political beliefs of physicians influence their decisions...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (1): 147–156.
Published: 01 February 2019
... Participation, Political Involvement, and Collective Advocacy .” JAMA 296 : 2467 – 75 . Hersh Eitan D. , and Goldenberg Matthew . 2016 . “ Democratic and Republican Physicians Provide Different Care on Politicized Health Issues .” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA...