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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (1): 53–73.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Christine S. Spencer In 1983, New York State established an uncompensated care pool using the New York Prospective Hospital Reimbursement Methodology (NYPHRM). Two policy objectives of the NYPHRM were (1) to encourage more equitable distribution of uncompensated care across hospitals and (2...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (2): 287–307.
Published: 01 April 1989
... of the hospitals were in rural areas and 57 percent were small (less than 150 beds). Most of the patients (87.2 percent) incurred uncompensated amounts under $2,500, and 40 percent of the cases were below $500. About 72 percent of the patients with uncompensated care were from the same county as the location...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (2): 363–381.
Published: 01 April 1991
...Kenneth E. Thorpe; Christine Spencer Uncompensated care pools have been used by several states in their attempt to aid hospitals and increase the volume of care provided to patients without health insurance. We examined the uncompensated care pool used in New York State between 1983 and 1987. Our...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (3): 543–556.
Published: 01 June 2001
... for the uninsured represent an important policy question. Using national data over an eight-year period, we find that a ten-percentage point increase in managed care penetration is associated with a two-percentage point reduction in hospital total profit margin and a 0.6 percentage point decrease in uncompensated...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (1): 177–180.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Marilyn Moon United Hospital Fund, Hospitals and the Uninsured Poor: Measuring and Paying for Uncompensated Care , (New York: United Hospital Fund, 1985), 188 pp. Frank A. Sloan, James F. Blumstein, and James M. Perrin, Uncompensated Hospital Care: Rights and Responsibilities , (Baltimore...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (2): 313–324.
Published: 01 April 1987
...Kenneth E. Thorpe; Charles Brecher This study compares the volume of uncompensated care provided to the uninsured poor in cities with public hospitals to that provided in cities without a public hospital in order to determine whether public hospitals increase access to care. Multiple regression...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (1): 153–176.
Published: 01 February 1987
... to Health Care: An Advocate's Guide to the Hill-Burton Uncompensated Care and Community Services Requirements. In National Health Law Program Manual. Los Angeles: National Health Law Program. Friedman , E. 1982a . The Dumping Dilemma: The Poor are Always with Some of Us Hospitals 56 ( 17 ): 51...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (4): 815–831.
Published: 01 August 1990
... Financial Management Association. Coye , M.J. 1988 . Access to Health Care: The New Jersey Uncompensated Care Trust Fund. Trenton: New Jersey State Department of Health. Crawford , S. , H. Berliner, M. McNamara, and M. Coye. 1988 . Paying Hospitals for Uncompensated Care: Impact on Access...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (1): 37–61.
Published: 01 February 2009
... the 2009 tax year, sixteen states have laws requiring tax-exempt hospitals to enumerate the benefits that they provide to the community. Information about the impact of these laws on the provision of community benefits (e.g., charity and uncompensated care) is examined in this study whose primary purpose...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (3): 391–408.
Published: 01 June 1987
... distributive objectives. Among the concerns for equity were financing uncompensated care and spreading the costs across all payers, reducing the differential between hospital charges and costs, and rejuvenating fiscally distressed hospitals. These diverse goals represent a fundamental shift in the role...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (2): 199–224.
Published: 01 April 2008
... Lawyers Association, Philadelphia, June 26–27. Desai, K., C. VanDeusen Lukas, and G. Young. 2000 . Public Hospitals: Privatization and Uncompensated Care. Health Affairs 19 (2): 167 -172. Desai, K., G. Young, and C. VanDeusen Lukas. 1998 . Conversions of For-Profit Hospitals to Nonprofit...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (2): 339–361.
Published: 01 April 1997
..., and results in poor health outcomes. The unin- sured also generate uncompensated care. According to the most recent data (U.S. Bureau of the Census 1996), approximately 40.6 million Americans were uninsured throughout 1995. This represents approximately the same number of uninsured estimated during...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (6): 999–1026.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... Zuckerman S. . 2000 . The Effect of Changing State Health Policy on Hospital Uncompensated Care . Inquiry 37 : 253 – 67 . Duggan M. 2002 . Hospital Market Structure and the Behavior of Not-For-Profit Hospitals . RAND Journal of Economics 33 : 433 – 446 . Evans M...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (1): 147–160.
Published: 01 February 1999
... facilitated the expansion of health care coverage to over 100,000 additional Oregonians, helped decrease the percentage of the uninsured as well as reduce uncompensated care in hospitals, reduced the use of hospital emergency rooms, and reduced cost shifting. By most measures, the Oregon experiment appears...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (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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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (1): 165–178.
Published: 01 February 2013
... permits a range of Medicaid options for states, including some that may be very attractive from state officials' political perspectives. In the context of the presidential campaign, the uncompensated care problem, and their concerns about costs of expansion, state officials are weighing their options...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (1): 83–102.
Published: 01 February 1988
... . Financing Uncompensated Care with All-Payer Rate Regulation. In Uncompensated Hospital Care: Rights and Responsibilities, ed. F. A. Sloan, J. F. Blumstein, and J. M. Perrin. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. Monheit , A. C. , M. M. Hagen, and M. L. Berk. 1985 . The Employed Uninsured...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (2): 261–285.
Published: 01 April 1989
.... Health Law Vigil 9 ( 11 ): 7 -8. Blendon , R.J. 1986 . Health Policy Choices for the 1990s. Issues in Science and Technology. Summer, pp. 65 -73. Blendon , R. J. , L. M. Aiken, H. E. Freeman, B. L. Kirkman-Liff, and J. W. Murphy. 1986 . Uncompensated Care by Hospitals or Public...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (3): 623–642.
Published: 01 June 2006
.... 1997 . A Profile of Uncompensated Hospital Care, 1983-1995. Health Affairs 16 : 223 -232. McClellan, M., and D. Staiger. 2000 . Comparing Hospital Quality at For-Profit and Not-for-Profit Hospitals. In The Changing Hospital Industry , ed. D. M. Cutler, 93-112. Chicago: University of Chicago...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (5): 679–716.
Published: 01 October 2009
... . State Trends in Hospital Uncompensated Care. Health Affairs 16 ( 4 ): 233 -241. Baker, F. D. 1976 . Prospective Rate Setting in Washington State. Topics in Health Care Financing 3 ( 2 ): 57 -81. Barrilleaux, C., and P. Brace. 2007 . Notes from the Laboratories of Democracy: State...