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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 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 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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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 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 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 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 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 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 2014) 39 (2): 441–465.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Nicholas Bagley; Helen Levy Abstract Starting in 2014, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will require private insurance plans sold in the individual and small-group markets to cover a roster of “essential health benefits.” Precisely which benefits should count as essential, however, was left to the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2016) 41 (5): 939–968.
Published: 01 October 2016
... have fewer nursing homes, tend to perform better than their counterparts in both excess supply and balanced markets. In addition, a peer effect variable, measured as the average overall rating of the competitors, promotes performance improvement. These findings imply that small markets enable consumers...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2016) 41 (6): 1137–1149.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Efthimios Parasidis Abstract Vaccine-hesitant parents are often portrayed as misinformed dilettantes clinging to unscientific Internet chatter and a debunked study that linked the MMR vaccine and autism. While this depiction may be an accurate portrayal of a small (but vocal) subset, scholars have...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2013) 38 (4): 757–813.
Published: 01 August 2013
...Katrina S. Korfmacher; Michael L. Hanley Although lead paint was banned by federal law in 1978, it continues to poison children living in homes built before that time. The lifelong effects of childhood exposure to even small amounts of lead are well established by medical research. Federal and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2014) 39 (4): 717–749.
Published: 01 August 2014
... predictors of support for reform. We also show that Clinton and Obama did not “lose” blacks, seniors, or wealthy voters over the course of the debate. The small and often nonexistent relationship between these characteristics and support for the plan are constant over time. Instead, the modest fluctuations...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2014) 39 (6): 1185–1211.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Joel C. Cantor; Sujoy Chakravarty; Jian Tong; Michael J. Yedidia; Oliver Lontok; Derek DeLia Abstract A small but growing number of states are turning to accountable care concepts to improve their Medicaid programs. In 2011 New Jersey enacted the Medicaid Accountable Care Organization (ACO...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2015) 40 (2): 421–437.
Published: 01 April 2015
.... Despite the surge of exposés that purport to uncover this “new” problem, narratives about overutilization have been circulating in health policy debates since the beginnings of the health insurance industry. This article traces how the term overutilization has spread in popularity from a relatively small...