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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 559–583.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Mark Olfson Abstract Primary care physicians have assumed an increasingly important role in US outpatient mental health care. They are providing an increasing volume of outpatient mental health services, prescribing a growing number and variety of psychotropic medications, and treating patients...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 691–702.
Published: 01 August 1980
...R. Vincent Crawford ∗ Departments of public health have played a relatively limited direct role in providing primary care to medically underserved areas, a function which has long been the province of the private medical practitioner. This article reports on the personal experiences of the author...
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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 December 2014) 39 (6): 1263–1275.
Published: 01 December 2014
... health care and patient outcomes (e.g., access to primary care services). The present limitations of evidence, often a consequence of delays and inconsistencies in the law's implementation, have begun to affect policy making in the ACA's wake. In this article, we consider the debates among state and...
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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 June 1983) 8 (3): 463–479.
Published: 01 June 1983
... when it involves altering existing service delivery systems. ' Some organizational theorists, in fact, question the realistic possibility of planned organizational change.* This paper is an analysis of the Negev Project for Primary Health Care, a dem- onstration program designed to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2001) 26 (3): 617–634.
Published: 01 June 2001
... recommendations for shaping public health nursing by enrolling midcareer nurses in a program that taught the principles and practice of community-oriented primary care. Such principles represent a merger of clinical care with population health sciences; its more recent expressions teach clinicians to work as...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1990) 15 (4): 935–937.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Deborah A. Freund Janet D. Perloff, Phillip R. Kletke, and Kathryn M. Neckerman, Medicaid and Pediatric Primary Care . Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987. 190 pp. Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 Reviews 935...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 309–325.
Published: 01 April 1989
...James W. Fossett; John A. Peterson; Mary C. Ring Facilities operated by public and nonprofit agencies have become increasingly important sources of primary care for Medicaid patients. These facilities are particularly important sources of care in segregated, competitive urban areas, where they are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2018) 43 (1): 109–127.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Adam S. Wilk; Leigh C. Evans; David K. Jones Abstract Six states that have rejected the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's (ACA) Medicaid expansion nonetheless extended the primary care “fee bump,” by which the federal government increased Medicaid fees for primary care services up to 100...
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Published: 01 December 2014
Figure 1 Variation in Average Fee-for-Service Primary Care Fee Ratios, Medicaid to Medicare, 2012 Source : Authors' map, drawing on data from Zuckerman and Goin 2012 Note : Alaska and North Dakota have not implemented the fee bump because their primary care fees already exceeded Medicare More
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Published: 01 April 2016
Figure 2 Map of Number of Primary Care Physicians Accepting Medicaid Patients, per 100,000 Source : Authors' calculations based on the 2011 National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS), as reported in Decker 2013 and in the Area Resource File Figure 2. Map of Number of Primary Care More
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Published: 01 February 2018
Figure 1 Nonexpansion States' Partisan Composition and Decisions on the Primary Care “Fee Bump” (2014) Source : MACPAC 2015 : chap. 8; Tollen 2015 ; and NCSL 2016 Note : Medicaid expansion is currently under discussion in Utah. Nebraska is excluded from descriptive analyses of partisan More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2008) 33 (1): 93–115.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Robin Gauld In 2001, the New Zealand government commenced a program to reform the organization of publicly funded primary care services. While there have been several positive results of this reform, including the reduction of patient co-payments and the extension of the range of primary care...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2009) 34 (5): 747–776.
Published: 01 October 2009
... primary care doctors, we suggest that such programs face significant technical obstacles in all cases and particularly severe institutional obstacles in the United States. Duke University Press 2009 Atoji, C. 2008. Pay-for-Performance Yields Incremental Results and Outcomes-Based ROI. Digital...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 1089–1120.
Published: 01 December 2003
... difficulties in negotiating the logistics of primary care services. This study identified reasons for such ED use from users'perspectives in both pediatric and adult visits. Respondents were asked to explain what brought them to the ED and to define an emergency. The study was conducted in two northeastern U.S...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1997) 22 (5): 1191–1214.
Published: 01 October 1997
... exempting certain primary care services from mandatory managed care. States, in turn, developed working definitions of exempt family planning services that omitted treatment for sexually transmitted diseases and also delegated to their managed care contractors the responsibility to design implementation and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 89–118.
Published: 01 February 2011
...Michael Gusmano; Sara Allin This article extends previous comparisons of access to health care for older persons in England and the United States by comparing rates of avoidable hospital conditions as a proxy for primary care access and by examining the distribution of care within these older...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1996) 21 (3): 461–488.
Published: 01 June 1996
... in Congress and the role state primary care associations are playing in spearheading the development of statewide CHC-sponsored health maintenance organizations. We also analyze CHC reactions to the changes in federal policies that were proposed in the major health care reform bills of the 103d...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1979) 3 (4): 519–554.
Published: 01 August 1979
.... Copyright © 1979 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1979 Children’s Advocacy and Primary Health Care Richard F. Tompkins, Cleveland Foundation Abstract. Children cannot always articulate their own interests or make their own decisions. Children’s advocacy is...