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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 729–751.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Michael D. Rosko; Caryl E. Carpenter We examined the relationship between variations in intra-DRG severity of illness classifications and hospital profitability. Unlike in previous studies, we created a direct hospital-level measure of severity, formed from MedisGroup severity scores. We estimated...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 221–249.
Published: 01 April 1979
... several northwestern European countries, as well as on documentation relating to the rapid growth of disability expenditures and the factors thought to influence it, some “lessons” are presented for policymakers in the United States and other countries. In general, current trends are seen as depressing...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1981) 6 (2): 321–327.
Published: 01 April 1981
...John T. Cirn Copyright © 1981 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1981 Commentary The New York Cost-of-Regulation Study: A Severe Case of Myopia John T. Cirn, The Pennsylvania State University A case can be made against...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1986) 11 (2): 199–213.
Published: 01 April 1986
...Stanley J. Reiser This paper examines the background of technological innovation, ethical debate, and social change, against which the 1980s debate over how to treat severely handicapped newborns in general, and Baby Jane Doe in particular, took place. A commentary follows examining the relative...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1986) 11 (2): 285–294.
Published: 01 April 1986
... Stony Brook must be suspended. Copyright © 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 Making Decisions for the Severely Handicapped Newborn John M. Freeman, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions Abstract. Standard ethical approaches to decision-making which are based on rights...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 865–894.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Keith G. Provan; H. Brinton Milward Despite strong interest by health care services researchers in studying community-based service delivery to persons with severe mental illness, few understand the relationship between the structure of public funding and differences in how mental health care...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1997) 22 (4): 1051–1076.
Published: 01 August 1997
... demonstration program that is testing this model between January 1996 and the end of 1998. We offer several ways of looking at the local and regional multisectoral partnerships that are attempting to demonstrate the CCN vision. We look at their composition, the kinds of actions in which they are engaged...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2015) 40 (1): 3–11.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Eduardo J. Gómez; Jennifer Prah Ruger Abstract In recent years, several emerging nations with burgeoning economies and in transition to democracy have pursued health policy innovations. As these nations have integrated into the world economy through bilateral trade and diplomacy, they have also...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1995) 20 (1): 137–169.
Published: 01 February 1995
... raised several concerns, mainly because many communities have few hospitals and economic forces in the industry are accelerating interest in intramarket mergers and provider network development. We address several issues, including the standing of hospitals relative to the market concentration thresholds...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1977) 2 (3): 319–334.
Published: 01 June 1977
... of Blue Cross is attributed to its success in addressing pressing social needs: helping patients afford the costs of hospitalization and helping hospitals meet expenses. Its later decline is traced to several factors: the striking increase in the costs of health care; the rise of the state insurance...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1979) 4 (1): 48–86.
Published: 01 February 1979
...Clark C. Havighurst; Philip C. Kissam Relative value studies are lists of “relative values” of different professional services. Antitrust enforcement agencies recently have filed several complaints against the promulgation of relative value studies by professional organizations of physicians...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1989) 14 (3): 565–585.
Published: 01 June 1989
... called the illness episode approach, we modeled the out-of-pocket costs associated with thirteen illnesses of varying severity for beneficiaries with traditional Medicare coverage only and for beneficiaries who join one of two Los Angeles HMOs which charge no additional premium. The typical total charges...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1997) 22 (5): 1215–1239.
Published: 01 October 1997
... as a standard benefit for private health insurance plans. This article analyzes several key issues in the debate: the impact of insurance coverage; the cost-effectiveness of IVF; valuing the benefit of IVF; and adoption as an alternative. It recommends policy action in several areas: more efficiently...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 489–529.
Published: 01 June 1999
... the U.S. welfare state. Labor's relative ineffectiveness has deep institutional and political roots and was not merely a consequence of its dwindling membership base. Several key institutions of the private welfare state, notably the Taft-Hartley health and welfare funds and the Employment Retirement...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1999) 24 (6): 1331–1361.
Published: 01 December 1999
.... Claims of antitrust violations by nurse anesthetists against anesthesiologists have not found much support in the courts for several reasons outlined in this essay. HMO penetration and other market forces have begun signaling new domestic physician graduates to eschew anesthesia, but, again, Medicare...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 559–583.
Published: 01 August 2016
... effective models of collaboration between primary care physicians and mental health specialists. Several elements of the Affordable Care Act provide options for financing and organizing the delivery of integrated general medical and behavioral services. Such integrated services have the potential to improve...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 44–75.
Published: 01 February 1983
... disability has led the federal government to consider requiring all new vehicles to come equipped with restraint systems that take effect without active participation from the passenger–airbags or automatic seatbelts. Since 1969, the government has issued several rulemakings to that effect, but each has been...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 357–385.
Published: 01 April 1990
... inadequate funding. Although responses to several epidemics (heroin, crack, and AIDS) have produced periods of increased allocations for drug abuse treatment, more often than not long waiting lists at programs have rationed treatment to lower-income addicts seeking care. Low salary levels have limited the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 441–464.
Published: 01 June 1991
... going to claimants with such large malpractice claims in Indiana is, on average, substantially higher than in Michigan and Ohio. Indiana's mean claim severity between 1977 and 1988 was $404,832, while the means for Michigan and Ohio were $290,022 and $303,220, respectively, with the difference between...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2002) 27 (6): 1001–1022.
Published: 01 December 2002
... influenced its health care in several ways. It changed the health care system and its financing (by introducing a Bismarckian style of social insurance). It then redistributed power from the Ministry of Health to several stakeholders. A major change occurred in the labor market in health care when the flow...