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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (5): 1007–1011.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Ellen Meara Katherine Swartz. Reinsuring Health: Why More Middle-Class People Are Uninsured and What Government Can Do. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2006. 203 pp. $24.95 cloth; $15.95 paper. Duke University Press 2008 Congressional Budget Office. 2005. The Price Sensitivity...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (2): 315–331.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of considering a 1332 waiver application. They found that most states are using or considering 1332 waivers to implement reinsurance programs rather than pursuing more sweeping reforms. Given evidence that such reinsurance programs both are more likely to gain federal approval and appear effective at stabilizing...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (5): 1011–1015.
Published: 01 October 2008
.... Books Katherine Swartz. Reinsuring Health: Why More Middle-Class Peo- ple Are Uninsured and What Government Can Do. New York: Rus- sell Sage Foundation, 2006. 203 pp. $24.95 cloth; $15.95 paper. Proposals to reform health care systems in the United States have earned a prominent position...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2024) 49 (2): 269–288.
Published: 01 April 2024
... by Georgia, Colorado, Washington, Oregon, and Nevada. Much of the waiver activity during this period focused on reinsurance programs. During the Trump administration, the most innovative waiver application was from Georgia, which sought to restructure and decentralize its individual market, moving away from...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (6): 853–877.
Published: 01 December 2022
... the federal reinsurance program, beneficiaries paid 5% coinsurance, and plan sponsors were responsible for the remaining 15% of spending. This structure enabled many beneficiaries to see some coverage benefit while keeping overall program costs low through the coverage gap. Additionally, the reinsurance...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (3): 439–454.
Published: 01 June 2020
... the mandate to more popular policies. California incorporated its mandate within a system of new premium subsidies. New Jersey and Rhode Island sought to use revenues from the tax penalty to finance reinsurance programs. Other, quite innovative approaches were proposed in Maryland and Connecticut, both...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (3): 483–508.
Published: 01 June 1992
... a patient, in effect reinsuring the provider against financial risk (Keeler et al. 1988). Ex- amples of the first strategy include refining DRG payment classifications to better reflect patient needs, using separate DRG weights for various types of providers (e .g . , general and specialty...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (3): 497–534.
Published: 01 June 2007
.... New England Journal of Medicine 340 : 1131 -1136. Swiss Reinsurance Company. 1998 . Life and Health Insurance in the Emerging Markets: Assessment, Reforms, and Perspectives. Sigma , no. 1 . ____. 2002 . Insurance in Latin America: Growth Opportunities and the Challenge to Increase...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (4): 633–646.
Published: 01 August 2020
... letter to governors in early March 2017, Secretary Price invited states to submit proposals that would slow the rate of premium growth and improve the exchange risk pools. The letter pointed to “reinsurance” as one way to accomplish this. This approach offered subsidies to insurance companies...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (1): 23–47.
Published: 01 February 1997
... and use county financing for the $1 million reserve required. In Minnesota, 36 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law a CISN’s net worth requirement may include reinsurance credit, may be phased in over three years, and may be reduced by use of contracts with “accredited capitated providers...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (1): 157–167.
Published: 01 February 1991
... proposals, a related concept has emerged in government-sponsored "reinsurance" for the small employer group market. This approach would as- sure that small employers did not have to pay more than a pre set level of normal rates, say, 150 percent. Like a broadly financed catastrophic insurance plan...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (1): 101–132.
Published: 01 February 2000
... adjust ± 20 percent for risk factors such as demographics but not for individual health status. Reinsurance or A reinsurance mechanism was authorized but not implemented. risk adjustment health status, age, gender, and even...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (1): 237–241.
Published: 01 February 1993
... that such regulations have on both entry barriers and competition for the industry as a whole. Part 2 examines the micro- environment, with attention devoted to claims management, reinsurance, and the determination of reserves for future claims. In it, the authors pro- vide an overview of claims management...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (3): 427–451.
Published: 01 June 1984
... implementa- tion functions. For example, the process of obtaining reinsurance for providers 444 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law was intended to be complete prior to July 1983, so that bidders would not include the costs of reinsurance in their bids. Also, implementors did not want...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (6): 855–884.
Published: 01 December 2019
.../Forms-Reports-and-Other-Resources/Downloads/RA-March-31-White-Paper-032416.pdf . Cox Cynthia , Semanskee Ashley , Claxton Gary , and Levitt Larry . 2016 . “ Explaining Health Care Reform: Risk Adjustment, Reinsurance, and Risk Corridors. ” Kaiser Family Foundation , August...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1978) 3 (3): 303–327.
Published: 01 June 1978
... “reinsurance” even though an HCP is not an insurer but a provider of services paid by premium rather than by service charges.) There is little reason to limit such reinsurance since, according to the same reasoning as above, an HCP that abuses reinsurance will find the cost of the reinsur- ance...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 8 (2): 418–419.
Published: 01 April 1983
... Internationale Wirtschaftsbeziehungen, Universitat Munchen). His principal re- search interests are health economics, and theories of risk and insurance. He is the author of Theorie der Riickversicherung (Theory of Reinsurance), Diisseldorf: Mann- hold 198 1; Kostenexplosion im Gesundheitswesen-Folge...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (1): 29–48.
Published: 01 February 2010
... of the various market-based state policies, using an index of the following five market- based programs instituted at the state level: (1) high-risk pools, (2) limited- benefit plans, (3) group purchasing arrangements, (4) reinsurance pro- grams, and (5) Health Insurance Flexibility and Accountability...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (1): 71–100.
Published: 01 February 2000
... by contracting with HMOs to cover the out- of-network portion of the POS plan (see Table 1). Another component of New York’s insurance reform law is an admin- istered mechanism to help spread risks evenly among insurers. Rather than the voluntary reinsurance pools used...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (1): 147–149.
Published: 01 February 2007
... Families in America’s Health Care Crisis. Ronald J. Angel, Laura Lein, and Jane Henrici. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006. 272 pp. $70.00 cloth; $27.99 paper. Reinsuring Health: Why More Middle-Class People Are Uninsured and What the Government Can Do. Katherine Swartz. New York: Russell...