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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 444–462.
Published: 01 June 1981
...Sara Wriston This article addresses problems related to nurse practitioner reimbursement and the Rural Health Clinic Services Act of 1977. An overview of payor policies prior to the passage of P.L. 95-210 is presented, followed by a discussion of some of the difficulties in implementing the statute...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 447–469.
Published: 01 June 1980
...Dorothy Robyn; Jack Hadley This article considers a number of issues which might arise in formulating policy for new health occupations. Its particular focus is on nurse practitioners and physicians' assistants and their treatment under potential national health insurance arrangements. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 675–690.
Published: 01 August 1980
... susceptibility to antitrust remedy: the denial of admitting privileges, third-party reimbursement, and physician backup to nonphysician practitioners. The article concludes with some caveats and admonitions to judges presiding over any cases which arise in this area. Copyright © 1980 by the Department of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 297–328.
Published: 01 April 2012
... that compared the objective legal environment with how practitioners perceived the laws. Most local public health and emergency management professionals relied on what they perceived the legal environment to be rather than on an adequate understanding of the objective legal requirements. Major reasons...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 1049–1055.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Peter D. Jacobson Improving our understanding of how the public health system should be organized is important, because the system's organizational structure makes a significant difference to the public's health. How the system is structured influences a practitioner's ability to respond and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1998) 23 (5): 743–770.
Published: 01 October 1998
...Carol S. Weissert; Susan L. Silberman In the past few years, eleven states have directed medical schools in their states to produce more primary care practitioners or to change the training of physicians to make careers in primary care more attractive to medical students. This article outlines the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 853–872.
Published: 01 October 2018
... does not fit the OECD definition because the OECD considers only family and general practitioners as generalists. OECD numbers reinforce a tendency to define primary care as family and general practitioners, without recognizing the diversity of generalist physicians providing care. In addition, while...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 470–497.
Published: 01 June 1980
...Jane Cassels Record; Michael McCally; Stuart O. Schweitzer; Robert M. Blomquist; Benjamin D. Berger Though knowledge about physician's assistants and nurse practitioners is far from conclusive, these new health practitioners (NHPs) appear to perform a large percentage of primary care services at a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2017) 42 (2): 363–375.
Published: 01 April 2017
... new challenges to policy makers, polarization offers new opportunities for experimentation and learning that may be valuable to scholars and practitioners alike. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 Freely available online through the Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law open...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1985) 9 (4): 629–646.
Published: 01 August 1985
... paid by general practitioners, ophthalmologists, and orthopedic surgeons during 1974–78. The empirical results of the study presented here give no indication that individual state legislative actions, or actions taken collectively, had their intended effects on premiums. Several explanations for this...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1986) 11 (2): 199–213.
Published: 01 April 1986
... place of government, practitioners, hospital ethics committees, and parents in making decisions about treatment for handicapped newborns. Copyright © 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 Survival at What Cost? Origins and Effects of the Modern Controversy on Treating Severely...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 813–835.
Published: 01 August 1994
... empirical findings of childbirth outcomes. Public health practitioners, policymakers, and consumers view childbirth from the perspectives of safety, cost, freedom of choice, quality of the care experience, and legality, yet the professional, policy, and lay literatures have not offered an unemotional...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 508–530.
Published: 01 August 1978
... both in terms of cost of compliance with the new requirement and its impact on the supply of practitioners; and what impact the new requirement will have on accessibility to the profession, particularly for historically disadvantaged groups. Only tentative answers to these questions are offered; the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 141–164.
Published: 01 February 2011
... specialization; the division in British medicine between general practitioners and specialists; and the characteristics that we identify of established successful IHCDSs, which created formidable barriers to entry for a new IHCDS. This explains why currently the most promising organizational developments in U.S...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2013) 38 (4): 841–845.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Peter V. Long; Andrea Louise Campbell At a November 2012 workshop, state health policy officials, other Medicaid and insurance exchange practitioners, and health policy researchers discussed issues surrounding the implementation and sustainability of Medicaid expansion and insurance exchange...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1979) 4 (1): 30–47.
Published: 01 February 1979
...Matthew W. Chapman; Jane Cassels Record The future of physician's assistants and nurse practitioners will be shaped at least in part by whether, and on what terms, they are defensible at law. This paper explores the way in which the principles of tort law might define primary and secondary...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2001) 26 (2): 249–266.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Cynthia D. Mulrow; Kathleen N. Lohr When judging the benefits and harms of health care and predicting patient prognosis, clinicians, researchers, and others must consider many types of evidence. Medical research evidence is part of the required knowledge base,and practitioners of evidence-based...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 603–642.
Published: 01 August 2005
..., safety, and cost-effectiveness of technology should contribute to decision and policy making. However, concerns about the ability of HTA producers to increase the use of their findings by decision makers have been expressed. Although HTA practitioners have recognized that dissemination activities need to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2008) 33 (3): 455–496.
Published: 01 June 2008
... that planning practitioners and active-living proponents can adapt and transfer these policy lessons from Wisconsin to address the complex relationships of the built environment, physical activity, and the nation's current obesity problem through state and local planning reforms. © 2008 by Duke...