1-20 of 402 Search Results for

public health litigation

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1999) 24 (4): 769–804.
Published: 01 August 1999
...Peter D. Jacobson; Kenneth E. Warner Many tobacco control advocates, believing that legislators and regulators have failed to enact and implement sufficiently stringent tobacco control laws, have supported litigation as a means of achieving public health policy goals. In this article, we examine...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2017) 42 (6): 1065–1098.
Published: 01 December 2017
.../SUD services in the private health insurance market and through certain public insurance programs. However, in the intervening years, litigation has been brought by numerous parties alleging violations of insurance parity. We examine the critical issues underlying these legal challenges as a framework...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2003) 28 (2-3): 387–420.
Published: 01 June 2003
..., incomplete consumerism, and incomplete social solidarity. One can argue that the public turns to the courts because other actors who might exercise judgment and authority to resolve problems appear unreliable. Because litigation has several features at odds with sound health policy—including its cost,its...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2014) 39 (4): 781–809.
Published: 01 August 2014
... of a large for-profit nursing home chain. A historical case study was used to examine multiple public data sources, focusing on facilities in California from 2003 to 2011 during and after regulatory actions and litigation. The results showed that the state issued numerous deficiencies for violations...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2019) 44 (2): 267–301.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., where partisan efforts have privatized arbitration with significant effects for equality under the law. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 litigation arbitration medical malpractice politics health policy Proposals to limit medical malpractice liability and litigation have...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2006) 31 (2): 395–407.
Published: 01 April 2006
... Airlines. Tobacco Control 13 (suppl. 1): i30 -i36. Jacobson, Peter D., and Kenneth E. Warner. 1999 . Litigation and Public Health Policy Making: The Case of Tobacco Control. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 24 : 769 -804. Kingdon, John W. 1984 . Agendas, Alternatives and Public...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2006) 31 (2): 385–394.
Published: 01 April 2006
.... $55.00 cloth; $22.00 paper. Duke University Press 2006 Givelber, Daniel. 1998 . Cigarette Law. Indiana Law Journal 73 : 867 -901. Parmet, W. E., and R. A Daynard. 2000 . The New Public Health Litigation. Annual Review of Public Health 21 : 437 -454. U.S. Department of Health...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1999) 24 (4): 805–810.
Published: 01 August 1999
... litigation and public health policy, Jacobson and Warner equate “public health” with the physical condition of individual U.S. citizens. My comments will focus on another aspect of “public health,” the health of our body politic. Let me state from the out- set that I favor most of the policies...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1999) 24 (4): 811–814.
Published: 01 August 1999
... the reality that, while Jacobson and Warner are correct about potential indirect positive public health effects emerging out of the latest litigation round, these lawsuits are at least as much about money as about moral principle. It is an oversimplification to reduce the motivation for...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1994) 19 (2): 463–467.
Published: 01 April 1994
..., Malpractice Litigation, and Patient Compensation offer us a way out of this empirical black hole. This book is the latest in a series of publications that detail 464 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law the findings of the Harvard Medical Practice Study, the largest and most comprehensive...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2004) 29 (1): 11–42.
Published: 01 February 2004
.... Gurel, and B. S. Linn. 1977 . Patient Outcome as a Measure of Quality of Nursing Home Care. American Journal of Public Health 67 : 337 -344. Localio, A. R., A. G. Lawthers, T. A. Brennan, N. M. Laird, L. E. Hebert, L. M. Peterson, J. P. Newhouse, P. C. Weiler, and H. H. Hiatt. 1991 . Relation...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 289–313.
Published: 01 April 1996
.... Medical Practice Guidelines in Malpractice Litigation: An Early Retrospective Andrew L. Hyams Harvard School of Public Health David W...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1991) 16 (1): 67–85.
Published: 01 February 1991
... . Clinical Guidelines, Medical Litigation, and the Current Medical Defence System. Lancet 1 ( 8524 ): 144 -47. Hatch , O. 1989 . Comprehensive and Uniform Revenue for Health Care System Act of 1989. Heobestine , L. 1989 . Legal Implications of Utilization Review, Appendix A. In...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 785–818.
Published: 01 October 2007
... Law, Medicine, and Ethics 29 : 278 -289. Jacobson, P. D., and M. E. Tunick. Forthcoming. Consumer-Directed Health Care and the Courts: Let the Seller (and Buyer) Beware. Health Affairs . Jacobson, P. D., and K. E. Warner. 1999 . Litigation and Public Health Policy: The Case of Tobacco...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 825–846.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Michael S. Sparer; Anne-Laure Beaussier Abstract Critics of the US health system argue that a higher proportion of the health dollar should be spent on public health, both to improve outcomes and to contain costs. Attempts to explain the subordinate status of public health in America highlight such...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1997) 22 (1): 23–47.
Published: 01 February 1997
... health care. This article analyzes public policy issues related to integrated rural health network development, discusses current efforts to encourage network development in rural areas, and suggests actions that states may take if they desire to support rural health network development. These actions...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 181–200.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Rick Mayes; Thomas R. Oliver Why is it so politically difficult to obtain government investment in public health initiatives that are aimed at addressing chronic disease? This article examines the structural disadvantage faced by those who advocate for public health policies and practices to reduce...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 839–868.
Published: 01 October 2005
... . Litigation Realities. Cornell Law Review 88 : 119 -154. Connolly, Ceci. 2003a . Health Costs of Obesity near Those of Smoking. Washington Post, May 14 . ———. 2003b . Public Policy Targeting Obesity. Washington Post, August 10 . Daviglus, Martha, Kiang Liu, Lijing L. Yan, Amber Pirzada, Larry...
Journal Article
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...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1151–1173.
Published: 01 December 2016
... universe of usable data. This article makes the case for the practice of policy surveillance to help end the anomalous treatment of law in public health research and practice. Policy surveillance is the systematic, scientific collection and analysis of laws of public health significance. It meets several...