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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1979) 4 (1): 87–108.
Published: 01 February 1979
... CSA's effectiveness in 1975, a Domestic Council Task Force reported in a White Paper to President Gerald Ford that its control measures do “reduce abuse of dangerous drugs.” The Task Force's evidence was based upon a before-and-after analysis of the frequency of “drug abuse episodes” reported to the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 71–96.
Published: 01 February 1992
... be quite high, as they have neither the buying power nor the ability to impose discounts. As a consequence, plans must focus their financial planning efforts on targeting and attaining a stable enrollment base and on controlling the amount of services provided, tasks that are difficult for all HMOs...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1997) 22 (1): 185–224.
Published: 01 February 1997
... of the social interactions in which all of us mutually participate but no one of us can control. Power in this sense is participatory by nature, and because no one is in control, it makes no sense to relegate tasks to specialized, nonparticipatory domains. This alternative discourse of power...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2017) 42 (2): 341–362.
Published: 01 April 2017
...-related decisions are made, it argues that elite-level engagement necessitates the additional task of linking policy change to opponents' broader philosophical and policy goals. Current debates surrounding the application of sales taxes to electronic commerce—a policy arena that seems far removed from...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2014) 39 (1): 239–246.
Published: 01 February 2014
... Americans. This act provides multiple routes for determining which preventive services receive this designation. Three of these routes should be considered as pathways for reimbursing WGS, including approval by the United States Preventive Services Task Force, inclusion in the guidelines of the American...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1978) 2 (4): 560–580.
Published: 01 August 1978
... policy in health, these complicating factors must be added to the long list of handicaps that already exist. One important finding is that local planning agencies have embraced the task of health regulation somewhat more fully than had generally been expected. A number of explanations for this are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 1001–1030.
Published: 01 December 2012
... important task, the agency is largely unstudied. This article examines the ECDC from different angles, focusing on whether it can become the center of the networks that monitor, control, and prevent contagious diseases in Europe. The essay first retraces the events that led up to the ECDC's creation...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1978) 3 (3): 388–417.
Published: 01 June 1978
...Barnett R. Parker Policy problems in the health and public sectors are quickly assuming a new level of complexity. Thus, the health/public sector analyst is being confronted with the task of identifying, formulating, evaluating, and making choices among larger and more complicated sets of decision...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2010) 35 (4): 615–641.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Daniel Béland Explaining policy change is one of the most central tasks of contemporary policy analysis. Reacting to overly rigid institutionalist frameworks that emphasize stability rather than change, a growing number of scholars have formulated new theoretical models to shed light on policy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 41–56.
Published: 01 February 1989
... a “marketing” orientation aimed at those hospitals and professionals who are most likely to treat potential donors. The last five years have seen a more general acceptance of this appreciation of the central task of organ procurement. As a result, the overall effectiveness of the system has improved...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1989) 14 (1): 87–113.
Published: 01 February 1989
... determination of their effectiveness before society moves to other major alternatives, such as a market. In organ allocation and distribution, which have close moral connections with organ procurement, the author defends the judgment of the federal Task Force on Organ Transplantation that the community should...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2006) 31 (4): 773–810.
Published: 01 August 2006
... unclear whether the absence of a larger reporting effect to date is specific to Nursing Home Compare or whether it inheres to the broader task of using quality information to promote change in the nursing home care sector. Duke University Press 2006 Abt Associates. 2001 . Appropriateness of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1998) 23 (3): 551–571.
Published: 01 June 1998
... challenge of anticipating sensibly some possible medical futures in the America of the early twenty-first century, a task which excludes simple extrapolation. Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 References Baumgartner , Frank R. , and Bryan D. Jones. 1993 . Agendas and Instability...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1997) 22 (3): 721–789.
Published: 01 June 1997
... development of the reforms. We illustrate different strategies that leaders in these states used to carry out the entrepreneurial tasks of identifying a market opportunity, designing an innovation, attracting political investment, marketing the innovation, and monitoring its early production. Copyright...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2017) 42 (1): 53–71.
Published: 01 February 2017
..., the attempt to improve population health by rewarding providers who contain costs. The first section of the article will consider the task of improving population health through the health care system. The second section of the article will discuss CMS's efforts to pay providers to achieve the triple...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1999) 24 (4): 715–758.
Published: 01 August 1999
... need, legitimacy of therapeutic goals, and so forth. Insights into the process of constructing technological trade-offs may help policy makers better question what technologies they are looking at and why , before moving on to the task of determining which ones to cover. Copyright © 1999 by Duke...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 333–353.
Published: 01 April 1980
... of these are the inability of the nurses to control the labor supply, and their failure to define or monopolize a distinct set of tasks. One result is functional redundancy: there is no job nurses perform that is not also performed by some other occupation. Copyright © 1980 by the Dept. of Health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 605–618.
Published: 01 August 1980
...Bruce Rocheleau It is difficult to evaluate public programs of any kind but the task is particularly complex when the programs are intergovernmental in nature. Such programs often necessitate a long developmental period before they are likely to have measurable impact. The early stages are often...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1978) 3 (1): 5–10.
Published: 01 February 1978
...- banking were introduced in Congress. Most of this interest revolved around issues of blood quality. A task force formed by The Department of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW) to gauge the extent of the problem estimated 100,000 cases of post-transfusion hepatitis with about 850 deaths, a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 399.
Published: 01 June 1980
... Politics, Policy and Law shall indeed reflect the wide variety of ideas, ideologies and results that represent issues, concerns and actions of the health and mental health delivery system. To accomplish this formida- ble task, he has made an amazing contribution of his time and talent in the service of...