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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2003) 28 (2-3): 421–442.
Published: 01 June 2003
...David Mechanic Despite renewed interest in population health concerns, elevation of this field in policy considerations faces many challenges. At present there is much concern about disparities and meeting improved population health objectives,but interest waxes and wanes with scientific...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1999) 24 (5): 1238–1244.
Published: 01 October 1999
...Robert Evans; Aleck Ostry David A. Kindig. Purchasing Population Health: Paying for Results. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1997. 216 pp. $24.95 paper. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 References Kaplan , G. , E. Pamuk, J. Lynch, R. Cohen, and J. Balfour...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2002) 27 (2): 293–296.
Published: 01 April 2002
... Concern? Lagged Effects of Income Inequality on Individual and Population Health,Harris School, Working Paper No. 18, Chicago: University of Chicago. ———. 2001b . Reexamining the Evidence of an Ecological Association between Income Inequality and Health. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 26...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1049–1059.
Published: 01 December 2016
... health services, as well as to the social determinants of health. Depending on its content and form, law can improve the likelihood that populations, nationally and globally, can lead healthy, long, and productive lives, or it can hinder their ability to do so. Indeed, more than most aspects of domestic...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1119–1136.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Robert Gatter Abstract This essay explores the viability of using the population health legal norm developed by Professor Wendy Parmet in her book Populations, Public Health, and the Law as a basis for theorizing health law. Based on the application of five criteria, the essay concludes that a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 821–837.
Published: 01 August 2015
...Lawrence P. Casalino; Natalie Erb; Maulik S. Joshi; Stephen M. Shortell Abstract Accountable care organizations (ACOs) and hospitals are investing in improving “population health,” by which they nearly always mean the health of the “population” of patients “attributed” by Medicare, Medicaid, or...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 653–673.
Published: 01 August 2016
... particular study. Given the pervasiveness of stigma, its disruption of multiple life chances, and its corrosive impact on the health of populations, Hatzenbuehler and colleagues ( 2013 ) concluded that stigma should be considered alongside the other major organizing concepts (socioeconomic status, racism...
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Published: 01 December 2013
Figure 4 Assessed Population Health Benefit Represented by the Area of the “Rectangles” (i.e., Numbers Who Benefit Times Benefit per Person) Figure 4. Assessed Population Health Benefit Represented by the Area of the “Rectangles” (i.e., Numbers Who Benefit Times Benefit per Person) More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2010) 35 (6): 1027–1055.
Published: 01 December 2010
... the long-standing deferential approach to state power where matters of population health surveillance are concerned and, second, how the nation's long-standing deferential legal customs might be modified to address the growing emphasis on global public health policy that is undergirded by...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2017) 42 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 February 2017
..., the attempt to improve population health by rewarding providers who contain costs. The first section of the article will consider the task of improving population health through the health care system. The second section of the article will discuss CMS's efforts to pay providers to achieve the triple...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 599–626.
Published: 01 August 2016
... return toward ideas of Rudolf Virchow and mid-nineteenth-century social medicine that social determinants and disparities are major drivers of population health. Since individual health and population health constitute the major determinants of health care utilization and expenditures, social...
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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 December 2005) 30 (6): 1131–1162.
Published: 01 December 2005
...-level public policies explicitly based on population health research are in various stages of development in many Western countries, but in spite of evident need, seemingly not at all in the United States. Because research shows such a strong association between education and good health, we offer...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2012) 37 (5): 867–878.
Published: 01 October 2012
...David J. Hunter Europe faces major health challenges in addition to its well-reported economic and financial difficulties. Despite the overall improvement in population health, significant inequalities remain, with a growing gap between rich and poor. WHO Europe, covering fifty-three member states...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2013) 38 (2): 345–371.
Published: 01 April 2013
... Prevention endorsed and promoted this new definition when it launched the Preconception Health and Health Care Initiative. In arguing that prenatal care was often too little too late, a group of maternal and child health experts in the United States attempted to spur improvements in population health and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1061–1081.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Wendy E. Parmet Abstract This essay argues that it matters for the fate of health policies challenged in court whether courts consider health merely as a policy goal that must be subordinate to law, or as a legal norm warranting legal weight and consideration. Applying population-based legal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2016) 41 (1): 119–128.
Published: 01 February 2016
... required to protect populations. Surveillance without individual informed consent has been challenged in the name of both bioethics and human rights. In this article we contend that a robust conception of public health not only justifies surveillance but, without disregarding the need to respect...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 1071–1075.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Howard A. Palley Chris Hackler, ed. Health Care for an Aging Population . Albany: State University of New York Press, 1994. 232 pp. $18.95 cloth. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Reviews 1071 Chris Hackler, ed. Health Care for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1993) 18 (3): 755–761.
Published: 01 June 1993
... . Healthy People 2000: National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Response Population-based Health Care for Communities...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 825–846.
Published: 01 October 2018
... interest in population health, noting why, against expectations, this trend might grow more quickly in the United States than in its European counterparts. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 public health comparative health policies health federalism Critics of the US health...