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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 539–546.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Edward Alan Miller © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 References Blumberg L. J. McMorrow S. . 2009 . What Would Health Care Reform Mean for Small Employers and Their Workers? December . Washington, DC : Urban Institute . www.urban.org/uploadedpdf...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2013) 38 (2): 273–282.
Published: 01 April 2013
...Keith E. Whittington The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ignited a political firestorm and raised intriguing new questions of constitutional law. Cutting a path between the liberals and conservatives on the US Supreme Court, Chief Justice John Roberts made small adjustments in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2001) 26 (4): 798–803.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Jon R. Gabel Jill Mathews Yegian. Size Matters: The Health Insurance Market for Small Firms. Brookfield, VT: Ashgate, 1999. 171 pp. $64.95 cloth. © 2001 by Duke University Press 2001 Gabel, J., L. Levitt, E. Holve, J. Pickreign, H. Whitmore, S. Hawkins, and N. Miller. 2000 . Job...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 741–809.
Published: 01 August 1987
... variations in use among seemingly similar communities. One method of investigation is “small area analysis.” Numerous areas in North America have been studied extensively using this technique. This research has attempted to document the amount of variation found in health care use rates among areas...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 573–588.
Published: 01 June 1991
...Miron Stano In this article, I examine Wennberg's “practice style” hypothesis and the literature on variations among small areas. According to Wennberg, geographic variations in rates of per capita use for many clinical procedures arise mainly from differences over what constitutes appropriate care...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1993) 18 (3): 723–739.
Published: 01 June 1993
... Health Care Bureaucracy: Small Changes, Big Consequences James A. Morone Brown University Abstract Administrative changes have been reshaping health policy for the past de- cade. One consequence...
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Published: 01 August 2019
Figure 2 Enrollment in California's Individual and Small Group Markets, 2012–17. Sources : California Department of Insurance 2015 , 2016 , 2017 , 2018 ; California Department of Managed Health Care 2014 , 2015 , 2016 , 2017 ; Wilson 2015 , 2018 . Figure 2 Enrollment in More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1998) 23 (6): 949–973.
Published: 01 December 1998
...Erwin A. Blackstone; Joseph P. Fuhr, Jr. This article examines the antitrust issues in rural hospital mergers by focusing on an important antitrust case involving the merger of two small hospitals in Ukiah, California. A key issue in this matter was whether the geographic market served by the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1986) 10 (4): 699–728.
Published: 01 August 1986
... which would result from typical program changes are likely to be so small that rational state officials might be unwilling to incur the political opposition of powerful provider groups or the resistance of large state bureaucracies by proposing substantial reforms. The major exceptions are the few...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2011) 36 (2): 295–316.
Published: 01 April 2011
... proposed legislation exempts certain drugs from importation; foreign markets are small relative to the United States; regulatory and other constraints may limit the volume of exports; trade is costly; and intermediaries will retain some savings. Although savings to U.S. payers/consumers would likely be...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 250–276.
Published: 01 April 1980
...Carla Dowben Natural Death Acts have been enacted in eight states in an effort to permit terminally ill patients an opportunity to refuse extraordinary therapeutic measures. In part, these laws reflect fear of a painful, lingering terminal illness which actually occurs in a very small minority of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1982) 6 (4): 762–779.
Published: 01 August 1982
... substantive solutions to the problems of Lesotho will be found primarily in the wider southern Africa setting, and not within the context of small, dependent national states. At the same time, these small, dependent national states must make development decisions considering existing geopolitical realities...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2005) 30 (1-2): 97–120.
Published: 01 April 2005
... and cultural immobilism and attempts to lay bare the tensions at play in seizing (or not) opportunities for structural change. In particular, we attempt to delineate what constitutes real change in this policy arena (big reforms versus the accumulation of many small policy movements) and to understand...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2004) 29 (2): 203–236.
Published: 01 April 2004
... system and its reimbursement of uncompensated care, an evolving Medicaid and children's health program, and regulation of the small group health insurance market. Several important patterns emerge from the Maryland experience. First, even the most incremental initiatives—programs intended to aid a few...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2010) 35 (6): 961–997.
Published: 01 December 2010
... cognitive abilities, to choose the best plan for themselves. This article proposes an alternative to the current system, where government acts as a broker to winnow the number of choices so that beneficiaries face a small subset of those judged to be best on several dimensions. The study is based on three...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 513.
Published: 01 June 2011
... for increased access to providers. David Mechanic explores how mental health coverage will change under the ACA, and David M. Frankford examines the significance of a new program, the CLASS Act, for covering long-term care expenses. Finally, Edward Alan Miller looks at provisions to small-business...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 1001–1030.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Scott L. Greer The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) is the small agency established by the European Union (EU) to act as a hub for disease control, drawing on networks across the continent to achieve what other political systems do with large agencies. Despite this...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2013) 38 (3): 599–610.
Published: 01 June 2013
...Susan Giaimo A primary goal of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) is to reduce the number of uninsured by making health insurance more affordable for small businesses and individuals. Toward that end, the PPACA encourages the creation of nonprofit, member-owned health insurance...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 176–199.
Published: 01 April 1979
... schedule; small increases in cost sharing and limitations on insurance benefits; and some changes in financing. The reform efforts seem to have had a significant effect, though it is still too early to tell exactly what caused the declining growth rate of health expenditures, and whether the new trend will...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2010) 35 (4): 517–538.
Published: 01 August 2010
..., as opposed to corporatist, management of national insurance systems. Thus the use of quasi-market tools brings state-strengthening reform. The proximate and necessary cause of this dual transformation is found in the work of small, closely integrated groups of policy professionals, whom we label...