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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (4): 885–908.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Timothy Stoltzfus Jost; David Hughes; Jean McHale; Lesley Griffiths The health care systems of the United States and the United Kingdom are changing rapidly. After the Thatcher government’s 1989 white paper, the formerly unified British National Health Service (NHS) was split into purchaser...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (4): 717–755.
Published: 01 August 2011
.... Such direct commodification, in which a price is placed on kidneys, has generally been opposed by medical ethicists. Much of the ethical debate, however, has been in terms of commodification through market exchange. Recognizing that there are different ethical concerns associated with the purchase of kidneys...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (5): 1033–1045.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Sandra J. Tanenbaum Abstract Value-based purchasing (VBP) is a widely favored strategy for improving the US health care system. The meaning of value that predominates in VBP schemes is (1) conformance to selected process and/or outcome metrics, and sometimes (2) such conformance at the lowest...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (3): 425–451.
Published: 01 June 1988
...: The Politics of Health Care Reform in California. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 9 ( 2 ): 203 -23. Bergthold , L. Forthcoming Purchasing Power: Business and the Politics of Health. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press. Boston Globe. 1984 . Competition at Party's Convention...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (1): 5–30.
Published: 01 February 2002
... insurance. In an extensive survey of health care purchasing practices among Fortune 500 companies we found that major companies are not using the managed competition approach to health care purchasing. Instead, most of the companies surveyed are purchasing health care in the same way as they do other inputs...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (2-3): 317–340.
Published: 01 June 2003
...Cathie Jo Martin This article addresses the potential role of business leadership in diverse efforts to reform health care financing: exploring managers efforts to alter health care markets in their role as large purchasers of health insurance,their potential contributions to future national policy...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (4-5): 815–834.
Published: 01 October 2004
... . Medical Service Risk and the Evolution of Provider Compensation Arrangements. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 26 : 1003 -1018. Bennahum, D. 1999 . The Crisis Called Managed Care. In Managed Care , ed. D. Bennahum. Cleveland, OH:Pilgrim. Bergthold, L. 1990 . Purchasing Power...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (2): 413–417.
Published: 01 April 1991
...Cathie J. Martin Linda A. Bergthold. Purchasing Power in Health: Business, the State, and Health Care Politics. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1990. 213 pp. $37.00 cloth. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 References Alford , Robert . 1975 . Health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (6): 1065–1100.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Miriam Laugesen Market-oriented health policy reforms in the 1980s and 1990s generally included five kinds of proposals: increased cost sharing for patients through user fees, the separation of purchaser-provider functions, management reforms of hospitals, provider competition, and vouchers...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (2): 215–238.
Published: 01 April 1999
...Steven J. Balla This article examines the impact of population demographics, health market characteristics, and government purchasing and regulation on the development of the HMO industry in the 1990s. I focus on two facets of development—HMO market share and the number of HMOs in operation...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (5): 1061–1085.
Published: 01 October 2015
... sample but 42.3 percent lower on average after taxes and subsidies. We also examine which type of exchange coverage would cost less than the individual's prior health insurance premiums and find that almost 60 percent of families could purchase bronze plans for less than their prior premiums, though only...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (1): 53–76.
Published: 01 February 1987
... and kind of abusive sales practices reported by purchasers and nonpurchasers in agent and mail sales. The study finds that loss ratio floors, minimum benefit standards, and the development by states of consumer information guides for prospective policyholders have a positive impact on the quality...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (3): 401–440.
Published: 01 June 2002
... in even simple safeguards shows that existing safety incentives are too weak. Our model suggests that the biggest improvement would come from boosting the demand for quality and safety from both private and public larger group purchasers. Current policy relies too much on litigation and discipline, which...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (3): 453–474.
Published: 01 June 2005
... proceeded much more slowly than was anticipated. This article examines factors affecting the adoption and use of RA outside the Medi-care program using case studies in six U.S. health care markets (Baltimore, Seattle, Denver, Cleveland, Phoenix, and Atlanta) as of 2001. We found that for purchasing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1996) 21 (4): 805–822.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Sara S. Bachman State governments fund more than one-half of public mental health service system costs through mental health departments, other state agencies, and the Medicaid program. They use some of these resources to finance community-based mental health services through purchase-of-service...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (1-2): 53–78.
Published: 01 April 2005
... in the NHS funding crisis of 1987–1988. The result was the policies of the NHS internal market, which promised effi ciency by introducing a purchaser-provider split and a system of provider competition in which money would follow the patient. These promises justifi ed an injection of extra funds for three...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 781–801.
Published: 01 August 2016
... coverage provisions. While the New Jersey reforms did not require individuals to purchase coverage, its experiences with direct and indirect market subsidies and regulations guiding plan design, issuance, and rating have important implications for how the ACA may achieve its coverage goals in the absence...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (6): 691–708.
Published: 01 December 2022
... purchase commitments (APCs), wherein a payer commits to purchase a certain quantity of medications at lower prices, offer payers incentives to increase access to high-value medications while also offering companies guaranteed revenue. This article discusses the use of subscription models, a type of APC...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (6): 1113–1125.
Published: 01 December 2017
... of care regardless of who pays the bill. In early 2015 we conducted on-site interviews with key stakeholders in five states to explore their strategies for payment and delivery reform. We found that despite these states' similar goals, differences in their statutory authority and purchasing power, along...