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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (2): 155–197.
Published: 01 April 2008
... universal coverage is, however, seldom carefully examined, in part due to efforts by health care reform proponents to downplay tax issues. In this article we undertake such an examination. We argue that the challenges of relying on taxes for universal coverage are even greater than is generally appreciated...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (1): 165–193.
Published: 01 February 2015
... society, and international organizations to institutionalize universal health care in the face of broader professional dissent, political uncertainty, and international pressure. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Thailand universal coverage politics In 2001 Thailand embarked...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (3): 521–526.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Medicaid and Insurance Exchanges . Health Affairs 30 : 228 – 236 . Getting to Universal Coverage with Better Safety-­Net Programs for the Uninsured Mark A. Hall...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (5): 1023–1060.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Ashley M. Fox; Michael R. Reich Abstract Universal health coverage has recently become a top item on the global health agenda pressed by multilateral and donor organizations, as disenchantment grows with vertical, disease-specific health programs. This increasing focus on universal health coverage...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (1): 49–62.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Part A to make the benefit truly universal and fully federal would cost the federal government $6 billion in new spending in federal fiscal year 2011, an increase in baseline federal Medicare expenditures of 1.1 percent. Duke University Press 2010 Measuring Coverage for Seniors...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (1): 1–25.
Published: 01 February 2022
...–induced economic downturn. We examine public opinion toward universal health coverage policies in this context. Methods: Through a survey of 1,211 Americans in June 2020, we examine the influence of health insurance loss on support for Medicare for All (M4A) and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in two ways...
Includes: Supplementary data
Published: 01 February 2016
Figure 1a News Coverage of Universal Background Check Policies in All News Sources Studies, December 2012–December 2013 ( n = 486) More
Published: 01 February 2016
Figure 1b News Coverage of Universal Background Check Policies in Colorado, Delaware, and Nevada Newspapers, December 2012–December 2013 ( n = 98) More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (4): 593–615.
Published: 01 August 2009
...Sherry Glied This article uses Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) data to assess whether a single-payer health system delivers more care at less cost than do other universal coverage models. Single-payer plans are defined as those that rely on a limited number of revenue...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (3): 499–541.
Published: 01 June 1994
... likely to engender confusion: (1) the question whether cost control and universal coverage are contradictory goals, (2) the definition of universal coverage, (3) sources of bureaucracy in a reformed health care system, (4) the meanings of “competition” and “regulation,” (5) the difference between short...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (2): 213–232.
Published: 01 April 1992
...Colleen M. Grogan Americans view universal coverage as a reality only if a minimum benefit package is explicitly defined, and discussions about expanding access take place under the slogan of minimum benefits. The policy environment is different in Canada, Britain, and Germany. There, health care...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (3): 427–453.
Published: 01 June 2018
..., the dynamics of this bridging function has differed in different phases of policy development (such as welfare-state establishment, retrenchment, and redesign), depending on the state of discourse in each realm. In the establishment phase in which most programs of universal health care coverage were adopted...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (4): 595–608.
Published: 01 August 2020
...Mark A. Peterson Abstract A decade after its enactment, the Affordable Care Act remains both politically viable and consequential, despite Republican efforts to end it. The law's impact on insurance coverage is substantial but remains distant from universal coverage, while its contributions to cost...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (3): 401–415.
Published: 01 June 2009
... and opportunities facing the Obama administration. By comparing the current political and economic environments with those he faced while working in the Clinton administration, Vladeck argues that this time around America might be ready for pragmatic reforms leading toward universal coverage. He explores the future...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (4): 617–633.
Published: 01 August 2009
... and specialty health care services across selected neighborhoods, grouped by average household income, in a single-payer system (the English NHS), a multiple-payer system with universal coverage (French National Health Insurance), and the U.S. multiple-payer system characterized by large gaps in health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (5): 821–858.
Published: 01 October 2003
.... In elite rhetoric and political framing, Medicaid was increasingly cast as a broad-based social welfare entitlement of value to all Americans, including middle-class citizens. Some health care advocates began viewing Medicaid expansions as a potential path to achieving universal coverage in the United...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (6): 1129–1149.
Published: 01 December 2006
...Naoki Ikegami Japan has managed to provide universal coverage at relatively low cost by containing prices and restricting the conditions for which services can be billed in the compulsory social health insurance (SHI) program. However, decline in Japan's economic growth ushered in new actors backed...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (4): 689–714.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Naoki Ikegami Japan was the first non-Western country to introduce social insurance and the first to achieve universal coverage. It has been very successful in helping to bring about high health levels among its citizens at reasonable cost. Consequently, it provides a unique model for the newly...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (3): 589–597.
Published: 01 June 2015
...Nicholas Bagley Abstract As an essential part of its effort to achieve near universal coverage, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) extends sizable tax credits to most people who buy insurance on the newly established health care exchanges. Yet several lawsuits have been filed challenging...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1976) 1 (1): 22–68.
Published: 01 February 1976
..., alternative delivery systems under universal coverage; the public utility allocation model (alias the British system); and the public utility hospital model. It is concluded that substantial changes in the existing structure of the medical care system will be very difficult to achieve politically. Further...