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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1053–1061.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Sidney D. Watson Jonathan Engel. Poor People's Medicine: Medicaid and American Charity Care since 1965 . Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006. 318 pp. $22.95 paper. Ronald J. Angel, Laura Lein, and Jane Henrici. Poor Families in America's Health Care Crisis . New York: Cambridge University...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 237–250.
Published: 01 April 1984
...Judith Feder; Jack Hadley; Ross Mullner In 1980, while most hospitals were in reasonably good financial health, hospitals heavily involved in serving the poor ran a considerable risk of financial trouble. Fewer than 9 percent of the nation's hospitals accounted for 40 percent of the nation's total...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1043–1045.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Ronald J. Angel Dan Zuberi. Differences That Matter: Social Policy and the Working Poor in the United States and Canada. Ithaca: Cornell University Press. 2006. 230 pp. $49.95 cloth; $18.95 paper. © 2007 by Duke University Press 2007 Esping-Andersen, G. 1990 . The Three Worlds of Welfare...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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 Colleen M. Grogan and Michael K. Gusmano. Healthy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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 Colleen M. Grogan and Michael K. Gusmano. Healthy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2013) 38 (1): 179–186.
Published: 01 February 2013
.... Adding millions more to Medicaid rolls will exacerbate existing problems of access to providers. A more humane policy would give everyone — even the poor — a choice of health plans. © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 References Aizenman N. C. 2012 . “Why Republican State Leaders Are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1986) 11 (2): 345–347.
Published: 01 April 1986
...Joel Krieger Joanna Mack and Stewart Lansley, Poor Britain (London: George Allen & Unwin, 1985), 324 pp., $22.50 hardbound, $7.50 paperback Copyright © 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 Books Note from the book review editor: 1 will be moving from MIT to Brandeis Uni- versity as...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1993) 18 (4): 1004–1005.
Published: 01 August 1993
...Daniel M. Fox Joel Blau. The Visible Poor: Homelessness in the United States . New York: Oxford University Press, 1992. 235 pp. $22.95 cloth. Copyright © 1993 by Duke University Press 1993 1004 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law limited or nonexistent background in political science...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 933–954.
Published: 01 August 1995
... reserved for the “deserving poor,” and these were originally defined as persons excluded from market relationships through no fault of their own. The Medicaid expansion of the 1980s, however, created a new constituency of poor, and not-so-poor, persons whose actual or predictable medical problems promised...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 91–114.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Thomas P. O'Toole; Jeanette L. Gibbon; Barbara H. Hanusa; Michael J. Fine The objective of this study was to describe health services utilization by homeless and housed poor adults stratified by six-month primary sheltering arrangements. The primary method used in this study was a cross-sectional...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1999) 24 (5): 1173–1184.
Published: 01 October 1999
.... Pinney , Ellen (director of Oregon Health Action Coalition). 1999 . Interview by author. Salem, OR, 2 April. The Poor and Managed Care in the Oregon Experience Howard M. Leichter...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 1–34.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Jerry Cromwell; Sylvia Hurdle; Rachel Schurman This paper explores the access and equity implications to the poor and taxpayers of further defederalizing Medicaid program administration. New data on enrollees and tax incidence indicates little horizontal, let alone vertical, equity in the system...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 177–180.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Marilyn Moon United Hospital Fund, Hospitals and the Uninsured Poor: Measuring and Paying for Uncompensated Care , (New York: United Hospital Fund, 1985), 188 pp. Frank A. Sloan, James F. Blumstein, and James M. Perrin, Uncompensated Hospital Care: Rights and Responsibilities , (Baltimore...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1987) 12 (2): 313–324.
Published: 01 April 1987
...Kenneth E. Thorpe; Charles Brecher This study compares the volume of uncompensated care provided to the uninsured poor in cities with public hospitals to that provided in cities without a public hospital in order to determine whether public hospitals increase access to care. Multiple regression...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 488–501.
Published: 01 April 1982
...Andrew Dunham; James A. Morone; William White Competition has become a popular prescription for the problem of rising health costs. One issue largely absent from discussions of market systems and medicine, however, has been analysis of the implications for the poor. This paper explores the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 223–236.
Published: 01 April 1984
...E. Richard Brown; Michael R. Cousineau State governments have used several types of mandates to assure that local governments fulfill state-defined responsibilities, including public health care for the poor. This article reports the findings of a study of procedural public-participation mandates...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 672–675.
Published: 01 June 1990
...James W. Fossett Patricia Butler, Too Poor to Be Sick: Access to Medical Care for the Uninsured (Washington, DC: American Public Health Association, 1988), 96 pp., $17.50. Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 672 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law points for setting...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1999) 24 (2): 383–388.
Published: 01 April 1999
...Joel S. Weissman Stuart H. Altman, Uwe E. Reinhardt, and Alexandra E. Shields, eds. The Future U.S. Healthcare System: Who Will Care for the Poor and Uninsured? Chicago: Health Administration, 1998. 426 pages. $44.00 cloth; $55.00 paper. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 Books...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2009) 34 (1): 5–35.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Colleen M. Grogan; Michael K. Gusmano Safety-net providers play a central role in the U.S. health care system because they provide the bulk of services to the poor and the uninsured. The health policy literature focuses a great deal on the capacity of these institutions to provide services and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2006) 31 (3): 623–642.
Published: 01 June 2006
...John D. Colombo The Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice 2004 report on competition in health care raises the issue of nonprofit versus for-profit form in several contexts, including their relative financial performance, pricing behavior, and role in caring for the uninsured poor. The...