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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2009) 34 (1): 5–35.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Colleen M. Grogan; Michael K. Gusmano Safety-net providers play a central role in the U.S. health care system because they provide the bulk of services to the poor and the uninsured. The health policy literature focuses a great deal on the capacity of these institutions to provide services and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2002) 27 (3): 401–440.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Robert H. Miller; Randall R. Bovbjerg Medical care should be safer. Inpatient problems and solutions have received the most attention; this outpatient qualitative case study addresses a gap in knowledge. We describe safety improvements among large physician groups, model the key influences on their...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2010) 35 (5): 797–828.
Published: 01 October 2010
... information exchange. Defense lawyers were less likely than plaintiff attorneys to mediate. Both plaintiff and defense attorneys were satisfied with the process, as were plaintiffs, hospital representatives, and insurers. Changes in hospitals' practices or policies to improve patient safety were identified...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2019) 44 (5): 789–806.
Published: 01 October 2019
... operational hardships for safety net hospitals (SNHs). The authors utilized a hospital survey and stakeholder interviews to examine impacts of the New Jersey DSRIP program, particularly focusing on its participatory structure that extended eligibility to all hospitals, and specific effects on SNHs. They found...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2014) 39 (4): 901–917.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Karen Hacker; Palmira Santos; Douglas Thompson; Somava S. Stout; Adriana Bearse; Robert E. Mechanic Abstract Although safety net providers will benefit from health insurance expansions under the Affordable Care Act, they also face significant challenges in the postreform environment. Some have...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2015) 40 (2): 395–401.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Howard A. Kahn Abstract The safety net is the delivery system that provides health care to low-income and uninsured populations. Following the recent implementation of health care reform, hundreds of thousands of people in Los Angeles County gained or became eligible for health care coverage. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2015) 40 (2): 403–419.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Julia Murphy; Michelle Ko; Kenneth W. Kizer; Andrew B. Bindman Abstract With the expansion of coverage as a result of federal health care reform, safety net providers are confronting a challenge to care for the underserved while also competing as a provider of choice for the newly insured. Safety...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 502–512.
Published: 01 April 1982
...Graham Wilson Steven Kelman, Policy Studies in Occupational Safety and Health: Regulating America, Regulating Sweden: A Comparative Study of Occupational Safety and Health Policy (Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1981), 280 pp., $19.95; John Mendeloff, Regulating Safety: An Economic and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 521–526.
Published: 01 June 2011
.../ftpdocs/113xx/doc11355/hr4872.pdf . Hall M. A. 2011 . Access to Care Provided by Better Safety Net Systems for the Uninsured: Measuring and Conceptualizing Adequacy . Medical Care Research and Review 68 . Online first , May 2 . doi:10.1177/1077558710394201 . Long S. K...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2002) 27 (4): 683–689.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Martha T. McCluskey Terry Thomason, Timothy P. Schmidle, and John F. Burton Jr. Workers'Compensation: Benefits, Costs, and Safety under Alternative Insurance Arrangements. Kalamazoo, MI: W. E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, 2001. 457 pp. $45.00 cloth; $27.00 paper. © 2002 by...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2005) 30 (3): 375–426.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Michelle M. Mello; Carly N. Kelly; Troyen A. Brennan After decades of inattention to the problem of medical injuries, patient safety is now occupying a prominent place on the health policy agenda and garnering renewed regulatory interest. Health care providers' behavior, with respect to patient...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 435–438.
Published: 01 April 1989
...Barbara Ellen Smith David Rosner and Gerald Markowitz, eds., Dying for Work: Workers' Safety and Health in Twentieth-Century America (Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 1987), 234 pp., $35.00. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 453–468.
Published: 01 June 1988
... coverage has been declining since the 1950s, and the decline has accelerated in recent years. This paper documents the growth in occupational health and safety activities in unionized workplaces from 1957 to 1987 and the decline in union representation in hazardous workplaces from 1971 to 1986. It also...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 76–98.
Published: 01 February 1983
... society that are associated with the excess fatalities resulting from the repeals of helmet laws total at least $180 million. Copyright © 1983 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1983 The Economics of Safety Deregulation: Lives and Dollars Lost due to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 137–156.
Published: 01 February 1984
...Vicente Navarro This article analyzes and criticizes the “technocratic” view of occupational health and safety policies, which sees the values of the personnel in “post-industrial” regulatory agencies as the most important determinant of those policies. It takes an alternate position, which...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1985) 9 (4): 695–715.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Fred Thompson Our analysis suggests that a properly designed and implemented safety inspection program for motor vehicles would probably produce benefits in excess of costs, whereas most existing state programs probably produce costs well in excess of benefits. That these findings are somewhat...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2015) 40 (5): 1103–1106.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Karen L. Baird Campbell Andrea Louise . Trapped in America's Safety Net: One Family's Struggle . Chicago : University of Chicago Press , 2014 . 194 pp. $45.00 cloth; $15.00 paper; $15.00 e-book. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Marcella Wagner, seven and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2013) 38 (3): 545–571.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Joel Lexchin; Mary Wiktorowicz; Kathy Moscou; Laura Eggertson The Canadian constitution divides the responsibility for pharmaceuticals between the federal and provincial governments. While the provincial governments are responsible for establishing public formularies, the majority of the safety and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2016) 41 (5): 917–937.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Karen J. Maschke; Michael K. Gusmano Abstract The controversy over patients’ access to stem cell interventions is familiar to scholars of the drug regulatory system and the politics of evidence-based medicine. What counts as evidence of a biomedical intervention's safety and effectiveness? Who...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 27–58.
Published: 01 February 1999
... and implementation of patient safety measures may not occur without considering important legal issues that may impede these health policy efforts. Tort and contract law may interact with the vagaries of managed care to limit participation in these error reduction efforts by health care providers as...