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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 6 (4): 752–761.
Published: 01 August 1982
... by Sex in Economic Returns Associated with Physician Specialization Kathryn M. Langwell, Applied Management Sciences, Inc. Abstract. Women comprised only 8.8 percent of active physicians in the United States in 1977. However, recent trends in the sex composition of medical school...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (3): 431–442.
Published: 01 June 2004
... of the Returns to Resources in Approval Regulation Daniel Carpenter Harvard University This commentary presents evidence that expansion of personnel at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) Center...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (3): 483–515.
Published: 01 June 1998
... Payers. GAO/HRD-91-120. Washington, DC: U.S. General Accounting Office. The Economic Returns to Hospital Admitting Privileges John A. Rizzo...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (5): 989–1012.
Published: 01 October 2014
... of the worker both represent a productivity-enhancing investment in the worker by the firm. The problem is that the employer frequently fails to capture the returns on the investment. A healthier or better-skilled worker can command a higher wage and threaten to leave the firm making the investment. This risk...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 6 (4): 676–683.
Published: 01 August 1982
... assumption on the part of state policymakers that there are increasing returns to scale in mental hospitals. The bulk of empirical evidence suggests that returns to scale are constant. Thus, in many cases one may forego the political conflict inherent in closing hospitals by shrinking them with no loss...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1986) 10 (4): 765–774.
Published: 01 August 1986
...” for its investment during the nonprofit status period, three questions arise: (1) How much is the entity worth? (2) How much of that worth should be returned to the community? (3) In what form should it be returned? The paper addresses these questions, and demonstrates why responsible public policy calls...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (3): 553–572.
Published: 01 June 1991
... reimbursement in terms of administration and policy. We discuss issues of concern to the state (cost and reimbursement design options) and the investor (after-tax cash flows, rate of return, etc.). Our analysis suggests that fair-rental systems may be superior to traditional cost-based reimbursement...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (4): 689–716.
Published: 01 August 2000
... increase because the legislature had not increased the tobacco tax since 1967, even though public opinion polls showed that the tax was politically popular. Advocates, however, then had to return to the legislature to negotiate implementing legislation. Between 1989 and 1996, the legislature underfunded...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (6): 1325–1352.
Published: 01 December 2001
...-point of the campaign. However, in either the turning point of the campaign in terms of message content and tone or in the lag period following it, public opinion reversed on each health reform issue and returned to precampaign levels. It appears from these findings that the campaign captured public...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (3): 355–392.
Published: 01 June 2016
... the mechanism whereby prior social policy influences public opinion about current social policy, we use the 2006 International Social Survey Programme (ISSP). This analysis confirms that the 1960 values predict individual preferences for government spending on health. Returning to the pooled time series, we...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 599–626.
Published: 01 August 2016
... a return toward ideas of Rudolf Virchow and mid-nineteenth-century social medicine that social determinants and disparities are major drivers of population health. Since individual health and population health constitute the major determinants of health care utilization and expenditures, social...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (2): 227–233.
Published: 01 April 1980
...John E. Kralewski The author wrote the following article after returning from a visit to the Soviet Union as a member of an HEW delegation. It identifies some of the underlying political and economic considerations that influenced health policy in the Soviet Union and comments on how the health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (1): 53–76.
Published: 01 February 1987
... and format, minimum rates of return, sale of these policies related to disclosure requirements, consumer information activities, and penalties for agent and company abuse. This paper examines the impact of specific regulations on the ratio of the expected policy benefits per premium dollars and on the number...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (3): 617–634.
Published: 01 June 2001
... of the profession to eschew specialization and return to their generalist roots founded on the principles of community-based prevention and health promotion. Soon the Public Health Functions Project, designed in part to identify skills and curriculum needs of an array of practicing public health workers, examined...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1977) 2 (2): 212–226.
Published: 01 April 1977
... and impact of the medical profession as a quasi-institutional political actor in terms of (a) the return on the investment of $135 billion spent annually for medical care, (b) claims of expertise and self-regulation, and (c) overarching democratic values. Technology and the Governance...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (2): 323–339.
Published: 01 April 1988
... markets and ineffective regulation. With the rate of health care spending growth near historic levels, it is likely that the 1990s will bring a return to a stronger role for government regulation. But it is unlikely that we are any more willing to tolerate the negative fallout from regulation today than...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (3): 547–564.
Published: 01 June 1988
... type and through time. The dispersion of surpluses among NFPs is then examined. We next propose three rate of return measures of profitability and use these to relate NFP profits to select characteristics of hospitals and their environments. Several alternative profit levels of NFP are discussed...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (4): 933–954.
Published: 01 August 1995
... a calculable return on program funds. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 References Batavia , A. I. , G. DeJong, and L. B. McKnew. 1991 . Toward a National Personal Assistance Program: The Independent Living Model of Long-Term Care for Persons with Disabilities. Journal of Health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (1): 37–61.
Published: 01 February 2009
... incorporating some of the recommendations made in the almost seven hundred public comments on the discussion draft. One recommendation adopted in the final Form 990 is the postponement until tax year 2009 (returns filed in 2010) of the requirement for hospitals to submit detailed information on the percentage...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (6): 1331–1361.
Published: 01 December 1999
... payments more efficient and equitable by lowering the economic return to physicians specializing in anesthesia have created a hostile work environment. Nurse anesthetists are being dismissed from hospitals in favor of anesthesiologists who do not appear “on the payroll” but cost society more, nonetheless...