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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2002) 27 (2): 297–298.
Published: 01 April 2002
.... Communications 297 Response: Substance and Sophistry in the Analysis of Social Inequalities in Health Mellor and Milyo’s response to the comments on their original article in this journal (Mellor and Milyo 2001) by myself (House, 2001) and Kawachi and Blakely (2001) displays the same strengths and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 797–819.
Published: 01 August 2015
... substance abuse disorders. The prevalence of these disorders is high, and these individuals often suffer from comorbid chronic medical and social conditions. This article examines the extent to which the nation's fourteen thousand specialty substance abuse treatment (SAT) organizations, which have a daily...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 623–652.
Published: 01 August 2000
... attention is being focused on the individual characteristics of participants themselves,particularly specific diagnoses that might reduce employability. This article focuses on substance abuse and mental health problems among single mothers and examines their relationship to welfare receipt. We analyze data...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2001) 26 (6): 1261–1290.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Shama Gamkhar; Shao-Chee Sim Are the federal Alcohol and Drug Abuse (ADA) block grant funds substituting for or supplementing state and local government spending on substance abuse?Using panel data on state and local government substance abuse programs, this study explores the fiscal effects of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 757–760.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Susan G. Hadden John M. Mendeloff, The Dilemma of Toxic Substance Regulation: How Overregulation Causes Underregulation (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1988), 321 pp., $35.00. Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 References Graham , John D. , and James W. Vaupel. 1981...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2006) 31 (3): 511–529.
Published: 01 June 2006
... Competitive Substance? Thomas L. Greaney St. Louis University School of Law Abstract  Following a string of government losses in cases challenging hospital mergers in federal court, the Federal Trade Commission...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 227–232.
Published: 01 February 1994
...David Mechanic Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 David Mechanic Rutgers University The initial Clinton health care reform proposal for the mental health/ substance abuse (MHISA...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 373–376.
Published: 01 April 1996
...Barry G. Rabe Kathryn Harrison and George Hoberg. Risk, Science, and Politics: Regulating Toxic Substances in Canada and the United States . Montreal, Quebec, and Kingston, Ontario: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1994. 235 pp. $49.95 cloth; $17.95 paper. Copyright © 1996 by Duke...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1991) 16 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 February 1991
...James C. Robinson; Dalton G. Paxman In 1989, after almost two decades of substance-by-substance standard setting, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) promulgated its Air Contaminants Standard, imposing new exposure limits for 376 toxic substances encountered in U.S. industry...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1976) 1 (3): 338–354.
Published: 01 June 1976
... abuse has been viewed as one of “bad users” rather than “bad substances.” This regard of alcoholism has helped exonerate the majority of drinkers and the alcohol industry from responsibility. However, mounting epidemiological evidence demonstrates that a primary factor in rates of diseases such as...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 971–1004.
Published: 01 December 2007
... Clinton and George W. Bush. This article documents and compares the volume and substance of section 1115 Medicaid waiver activity under the two presidencies. From the perspective of policy performance, Medicaid demonstration waivers provide modest support for the view that states serve as laboratories for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2017) 42 (6): 1065–1098.
Published: 01 December 2017
...Kelsey N. Berry; Haiden A. Huskamp; Howard H. Goldman; Lainie Rutkow; Colleen L. Barry Abstract Over the past twenty-five years, thirty-seven states and the US Congress have passed mental health and substance use disorder (MH/SUD) parity laws to secure nondiscriminatory insurance coverage for MH...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2014) 39 (2): 441–465.
Published: 01 April 2014
... discretion of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). The matter was both important and controversial. Nonetheless, HHS announced its policy by posting on the Internet a thirteen-page bulletin stating that it would allow each state to define essential benefits for itself. On both substance and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2014) 39 (6): 1135–1172.
Published: 01 December 2014
... one-quarter of nonprofit service organizations — mostly providers offering substance abuse and mental health treatment in conjunction with other services — report receiving Medicaid reimbursements, although very few are overly reliant on these funds. We also find Medicaid-funded social service...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1979) 4 (1): 87–108.
Published: 01 February 1979
...James Christopher Anthony The Controlled Substances Act (CSA) is the prevailing “drug abuse” control statute in the United States. Its manifest objective is to prevent or reduce drug use's “substantial and detrimental effect on the health and general welfare of the American people.” Evaluating...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 144–163.
Published: 01 February 1983
...Jeannette M. Valentine; Alonzo L. Plough This paper first reviews the scientific problems involved in assessing the effects on reproductive health of toxic substances in the work environment. It then describes the current status of regulatory policies designed to control workers' exposures to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 357–385.
Published: 01 April 1990
... demand for drug treatment in the 1970s and 1980s has produced a new drug treatment system that suffers from many of the policy problems common to the rest of health care. Drug abuse in the workplace has resulted in much wider coverage of substance abuse services by insurance companies and HMOs. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2000) 25 (3): 473–498.
Published: 01 June 2000
... greatest impetus for the revised discourse, however, was the eruption of a “moral panic”over crack cocaine use. By linking fetal harm to substance abuse, the panic suggested it was in the public's interest to control the behavior of pregnant women. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Alcoholic...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1997) 22 (4): 937–992.
Published: 01 August 1997
... community-based reforms is much lower for medical care than for other social needs, including some health-related concerns such as long-term care and the treatment of substance abuse. Statistical analyses suggest several possible explanations for the lower support for community-based medical care. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 731–772.
Published: 01 October 2002
... levels of public support for the notion of employer obligation involving medical care, long-term care, and the treatment of substance abuse. Our evidence suggests that lessons about the performance of institutions in each of these policy domains represent the most important effect of existing policy on...