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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2010) 35 (5): 705–742.
Published: 01 October 2010
... outpatient prescription drugs is not. To solve problems of access, Canadian provinces have introduced provincial prescription drug benefit programs. This study analyzes the prescription drug policymaking process in five Canadian provinces between 1992 and 2004 with a view to (1) determining the federal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1988) 13 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 February 1988
...Morris L. Barer This paper traces the development of British Columbia's controversial Bill 41, which empowers that province's Ministry of Health to restrict the issuance of billing numbers entitling physicians to seek payment from the provincial medical services plan. The bill and its predecessors...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 119–142.
Published: 01 February 1992
...Barry G. Rabe Hazardous waste management poses increasing problems for Canadian provinces and American states, given the vast quantities and types of wastes generated and the virtual inability to open new storage, treatment, or disposal facilities. The Canadian experience is very similar to the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2013) 38 (3): 545–571.
Published: 01 June 2013
... efficacy information that the provinces use comes from the federal government. We interviewed drug plan officials from eight of the ten provinces and two of three territories regarding their views on the Canadian drug safety system. Here we report on the following categories: the federal drug approval...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 717–742.
Published: 01 August 2000
... attempting to impair the financial basis of the former. In Canada, the power contests are between the provinces and the federal government. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Aaron, A. J., and W. B. Schwartz. 1984 . The Painful Prescription: Rationing Hospital Care . Washington, DC:Brookings...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1991) 16 (2): 307–329.
Published: 01 April 1991
... some of the roots and reasons behind this province's adoption of le partenariat as the basis for policy. I suggest that it is a response to four key strategic problems: (1) the exhaustion of resources and allocation of losses; (2) the loss of faith in government and the consequent need to redefine the...
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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 April 1993) 18 (2): 477–489.
Published: 01 April 1993
... among both the American states and the provinces and territories of Canada. Four American states have adopted all-payer hospital rate setting: one other uses competitive bidding. All five show rates of growth in per capita hospital spending comparable to (and in some cases, lower than) the Canadian...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2009) 34 (4): 453–496.
Published: 01 August 2009
... province—also leads to a set of profession-state bargains that define the limits of variation. Duke University Press 2009 Aaron, H. J., and S. M. Butler. 2008 . A Federalist Approach to Health Reform: The Worst Way, Except for All the Others. Health Affairs 27 : 725 -735. Andreopoulos, S...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2001) 26 (4): 747–766.
Published: 01 August 2001
... units (provinces, cities, and municipalities) having to render the bulk of health services. The African National Congress (ANC), the nation’s most significant liberation movement, had always held the position that South Africa is a unitary state and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2002) 27 (2): 213–240.
Published: 01 April 2002
... delivered important decisions affecting the management of health care policy in the province of British Columbia. In July, the British Columbia Supreme Court (the province’s highest trial court) decided Waldman v. Medical Services Commission of British Columbia (30 July 1997, Supreme Court of British...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 454–478.
Published: 01 August 1978
... personal and corporate income tax fields, making way for provinces to collect more tax money. The federal government has also agreed to provide a block grant, which in 1977 made up about 25 percent of total program costs, in order to further support the provincial treasuries. The block grant is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2000) 25 (5): 889–897.
Published: 01 October 2000
.... Hospitals, by contrast, receive an annual global budget from the Ministry of Health of the province in which they are located. Institutional care outside hospitals is provided by facili- ties reimbursed on a per-diem basis. Some are for-profit, owned by individ- uals or corporations; others are run by...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2009) 34 (4): 497–508.
Published: 01 August 2009
... single-payer financing across the provinces and territories of Canada in the early 1970s. That, along with the Anglo-Saxon roots of each culture, is a particularly compelling reason why health policy experts and policy makers have frequently looked to Canada as a possible source of policy ideas...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 763–782.
Published: 01 August 1992
... 60 Most Recent Hospital Stay 71 93 57 68 Source. Institute for the Future undated. addition, all provinces provide some form of coverage for long-term care and pharmaceutical costs. Each Canadian provincial health ministry holds virtually sole respon- sibility for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 479–507.
Published: 01 August 1978
... population. A key question that needs attention is: What would be the impact of the passage of a comprehensive national health insurance plan on the medical care costs of specific income groups? This study attempts to answer by looking at the experience of the Province of Quebec before and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1989) 14 (3): 587–600.
Published: 01 June 1989
... by 15.9 percent in Canada, whereas in the U. S. they increased by 15.6 percent. Rice & Labelle Do Physicians Induce Demand? 595 Table 2. Indices of Inflation-Adjusted Fees and Billings and of Real Output per Physician, by Province, 1975 and 1985 (1971 = 100.0 for Each Province...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 627–634.
Published: 01 June 1999
... $3 billion, would like to develop such programs on its own in order to retain control over them (but also, unsurprisingly, to receive public approval for its public spending). The provinces, however, are still smarting from the radical and sweeping 1995 Canada Health and Social Transfer (CHST...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 739–762.
Published: 01 August 1992
... total), which are covered by the distinctively Canadian form of health care insurance. Although each of the provinces provides some form of assistance with dental care and prescription drugs (when provided out of hospitals), it is usually for only part of the population, or for part of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 373–376.
Published: 01 April 1996
... important aspect of risk politics and policy that does not fully emerge in this book is intergovernmental relations. American states and Canadian provinces play an increasingly important role in many of the issue areas discussed, and a large volume of scholarship heralds the reg- ulatory dynamism and...