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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (4): 747–766.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Yogan Pillay This essay evaluates the transformation of the health care system in South Africa in the five years following the end of apartheid. This period has witnessed dramatic and wide-ranging changes in the roles of the central and provincial governments as well as many of the same problems...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (5): 987–1021.
Published: 01 October 2013
...Mary Lawhon; Clare Herrick Abstract Media coverage of the “problems” associated with alcohol is widespread in countries of the global North and now, increasingly, in those of the global South. However, despite this mounting ubiquity, there have been very few analyses either of newspaper coverage of...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (1): 161–167.
Published: 01 February 2001
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J Health Polit Policy Law 8004886.
Published: 03 December 2019
... Chicago Clifford S. Bersamira University of Hawai i Phillip M. Singer University of Utah Bikki Tran Smith Harold A. Pollack University of Chicago Christina M. Andrews University of South Carolina Amanda J. Abraham University of Georgia Abstract Context: In contrast to the Affordable Care Act, some have...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (5): 861–881.
Published: 01 October 2008
... American use of nursing homes in 2000 took place in the South and West. Average nursing-home case-mix acuity for African Americans and Caucasians were essentially identical, suggesting that shifts in payment incentives have eliminated the selective admission of easy-care private-pay (predominantly...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (3): 407–427.
Published: 01 June 2008
... funding from Active Living Research and the research framework of the Physical Activity Policy Research Network (PAPRN), we conducted a multiple-site case study. A total of six trails in Hawaii, Massachusetts, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Washington were chosen for study. The goals of...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 33–50.
Published: 01 February 2006
..., South Africa, and Chile. Patterns in factors contributing to governments' interest in research included the role of domestic advocacy, interest in their international standing, and the existence of internal government champions. Strategies used by researchers to promote their findings included carefully...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1978) 3 (1): 71–86.
Published: 01 February 1978
..., Cooperative Health Statistics and the Community Mental Health Centers program) in six states (Colorado, Maryland, Michigan, Oregon, South Carolina, and Texas). The authors conclude that, in general, states' political environments tailor program implementation to suit state preferences. Copyright © 1978 by...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (1): 69–108.
Published: 01 February 2018
... implemented. Despite the founding principle that the NHS should “universalize the best,” this was a controversial policy goal, implying substantial redistribution from London and the South and threatening established medical, political, and bureaucratic interests. Our conceptual approach draws on the advocacy...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 6 (4): 762–779.
Published: 01 August 1982
...Oscar Gish This article is concerned with two factors affecting the health status of the people of Lesotho: (1) the nation's function as a reserve labor economy (that is, the primary source of income for about half the country's male labor force is employment in South Africa); and (2) the health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (2): 345–365.
Published: 01 April 1982
...—both within and outside of the South. Between 1969 and 1976 all race, region, and health status groups of nonelderly Medicaid recipients experienced increases in physician visits that far outpaced those of the entire nonelderly U.S. population. By 1976 blacks clearly achieved equality with whites in...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 851–869.
Published: 01 August 1993
... and National Hospital Discharge surveys. Nursing homes were less racially integrated than hospitals. Health facilities in the South were more integrated than in any other region of the country. There was little difference in the degree of racial segregation of publicly financed patients and those...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (3): 497–534.
Published: 01 June 2007
... regulation; and finally, (3) South Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa, where PHI will only play a marginal role in the foreseeable future while the scaling up of small-scale, nonprofit insurance schemes appears to be of critical importance. Overall, this survey shows that the role of private insurance varies...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (3): 505–531.
Published: 01 June 2019
..., authored by Delta Democrat David Jordan, adds fentanyl to the state's Uniform Controlled Substance Law. Copyright © 2019 by Duke University Press 2019 political determinants of health representation health equity state politics the South References Acharya Avidit , Blackwell...
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Published: 01 February 2014
Figure 1 State Exchange Decisions as of April 1, 2013 Sources : Dash, Monahan, and Lucia 2013 ; KFF 2013 Notes : Kansas, Maine, Montana, Nebraska, Ohio, South Dakota, and Virginia opted to retain control of plan management functions in a de facto partnership with the federal government More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (6): 1203–1205.
Published: 01 December 2016
... e-book. Power, Suffering, and the Struggle for Dignity: Human Rights Frameworks for Health and Why They Matter . Alicia Ely Yamin. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016. 336 pp. $69.95 cloth. Reforming Healthcare in the United States, Germany, and South Africa...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (5): 879–880.
Published: 01 October 2012
... 2012 Books Received AIDS North Carolina and the Problem of AIDS: Advocacy, Politics, and Race in the South. Stephen J. Inrig. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2011. 224 pp. $45.00 cloth. Gender Studies Doctors and...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (6): 1097–1103.
Published: 01 December 2011
... benefit, and perceived national benefit, survey data suggest that residents of New England and those in the Pacific states are consistently the most likely to back the ACA while those in the East South Central division (which includes states such as Alabama and Mississippi) and the West North...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (6): 955–960.
Published: 01 December 2019
... at least four reasons why the subject of health policy in Brazil, the Russian Federation, India, China, and South Africa—so-called BRICS—is important. First, since BRICS represent 40% of the world's population, global health status is strongly affected by population health in these nations. Second...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 6 (1): 120–135.
Published: 01 February 1981
...- graphic regions. Inspection of selected regional statistics demonstrates that? as one would expect, the four U.S. census regions-Northeast, North Central, South and West-differ with respect to population density, availability of health care resources and per capita income. Of more interest...