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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (5): 797–828.
Published: 01 October 2010
... 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. This study...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (5): 789–806.
Published: 01 October 2019
... and 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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (5): 1103–1106.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Karen L. Baird In conclusion, Campbell's Trapped in America's Safety Net: One Family's Struggle provides an excellent overview of our social welfare system and its many varied programs, as well as a critique of its many illogical oddities. Where one falls in the system tiers greatly determines...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 8 (1): 76–98.
Published: 01 February 1983
... to society that are associated with the excess fatalities resulting from the repeals of helmet laws total at least $180 million. The Economics of Safety Deregulation: Lives and Dollars Lost due to Repeal of Motorcycle Helmet Laws Nelson S. Hartunian, Charles N. Smart...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (4): 615–658.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Mary E. Wiktorowicz Although industrialized nations regulate pharmaceuticals to ensure their safety and efficacy, they balance these concerns with those related to the timeliness of the approval process and the burdens involved in meeting regulatory criteria. The United States, Canada, Britain...