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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2008) 33 (3): 525–558.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Sy Adler; Noelle Dobson; Karen Perl Fox; Lynn Weigand This case study is about the politics of incorporating active-living elements into a concept plan for a new community of about 68,000 people on the edge of the Portland, Oregon, metropolitan area. Development on the rural-urban fringe is ongoing...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2008) 33 (3): 617–638.
Published: 01 June 2008
.... 1990 . Sense of Community in the Urban Environment: A Catalyst for Participation and Community Development. American Journal of Community Development 18 (1): 35 -81. Dyment, J. 2005 . Green School Grounds as Sites for Outdoor Learning: Barriers and Opportunities. International Research in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 91–114.
Published: 01 February 1999
.... O’Connell, J. M. Lebow, and T. A. Brennan. 1997 . Causes of Death in Homeless Adults in Boston. Annals of Internal Medicine 126 ( 8 ): 625 -628. Martell , J. , R. S. Seitz, J. K. Harada, J. Kobayashi, V. K. Sasaki, and C. Wong. 1992 . Hospitalization in an Urban Homeless Population: The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1999) 24 (6): 1410–1412.
Published: 01 December 1999
...Thomas A. LaVeist Anthony P. Polednak. Segregation, Poverty, and Mortality in Urban African Americans. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. 184 pp. $39.95 cloth. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 References La Veist , T. A. 1989 . Linking Residential...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1994) 19 (2): 470–473.
Published: 01 April 1994
...Colleen M. Grogan Laurie Kaye Abraham. Mama Might Be Better Off Dead: The Failure of Health Care in Urban America . Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1993. 288 pp. $22.50 cloth. Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 470 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 657–674.
Published: 01 August 1980
...David W. Goff This paper reviews identifying characteristics of the urban public hospital and discusses some of the chronic problems, such as funding, image, constituency and acceptance, that this institution has faced. Alternative courses of action for dealing with these problems are considered...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2014) 39 (6): 1173–1183.
Published: 01 December 2014
... by Medicaid and CHIP (Bisgaier and Rhodes 2011 ; Chaudhry et al. 2013 ; Sabatini et al. 2012 ; Pierce et al. 2012 ; Iobst et al. 2010 . These disparities occur even in urban areas with a higher per capita concentration of medical specialists (Bisgaier and Rhodes 2011 ; Chaudhry et al. 2013...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1983) 7 (4): 965–967.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Lois M. Verbrugge E. J. Clegg and J. P. Garlick, eds., Disease and Urbanization : Volume 20, Symposia of the Society for the Study of Human Biology (London: Taylor & Francis Ltd., 1980), 171 pp., $22.25. Distributed in the U.S. by Humanities Press, Atlantic Highlands, N.J. Copyright...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 447–469.
Published: 01 June 1980
... the New Health Occupations: Nurse Practitioners and Physicians’ Assistants Dorothy Robyn, University of California, Berkeley, and Jack Hadley, The Urban Institute Abstract. This article considers a number of issues which might arise in formu- lating policy for new health occupations...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 237–250.
Published: 01 April 1984
... People and Poor Hospitals: Implications for Public Policy Judith Feder, Georgetown University, Jack Hadley, The Urban Institute, and Ross Mullner, American Hospital Association Abstract. In 1980, while most hospitals were in reasonably good financial health, hospitals heavily...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1984) 9 (3): 475–488.
Published: 01 June 1984
.... Copyright © 1984 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University 1984 Variation in the Growth and Incidence of Medical Malpractice Claims E. Kathleen Adams, University of Colorado, and Stephen Zuckemn, The Urban Institute Abstract. This study analyzes the incidence of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1997) 22 (5): 1133–1189.
Published: 01 October 1997
.... Working paper 06433-003-01. Washington, DC: The Urban Institute. Pallarito , Karen . 1995 . N.Y. HMOs Must Offer Point-of-Service Option. Modern Healthcare ( 25 ( 35 ): 20 . Patchett , John E. , Kelly C Kenney, and Kathryn Johnson. 1994 . Legislative Overview: “Any Willing Provider...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2005) 30 (6): 1027–1064.
Published: 01 December 2005
... Improved?) Skriftserie 2002 : 12 . Oslo: HERO. Opedal, S., and I. Stigen, eds. 2002b . Evaluering av regionalt helsesamarbeid. Sluttrapport (Evaluation of Regional Health Cooperation: Final Report). NIBR-rapport 2002 : 22 . Stavanger/Oslo: Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1991) 16 (2): 335–362.
Published: 01 April 1991
... , and John Holahan. 1990 . Using a New Type-of-Service Classification System to Examine the Growth in Medicare Physician Expenditures, 1985–1988. Urban Institute Working Paper 3983-01. Washington, DC: Urban Institute. Holahan , John , Avi Dor, and Stephen Zuckerman. 1989 . Medicare Physician...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1981) 6 (2): 285–302.
Published: 01 April 1981
... attitudes of their members were studied. The results showed that the urban, high case-load, professionally-oriented board informally modified statutory procedures significantly to reduce face-to-face client contact, limit the scope of its decisions, and displace responsibility for the most ambiguous...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 309–325.
Published: 01 April 1989
...James W. Fossett; John A. Peterson; Mary C. Ring Facilities operated by public and nonprofit agencies have become increasingly important sources of primary care for Medicaid patients. These facilities are particularly important sources of care in segregated, competitive urban areas, where they are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2015) 40 (1): 73–99.
Published: 01 February 2015
... nations implement obesity legislation were not supported with cross-national statistical evidence. I then turned to the case of Brazil's response to obesity at three levels of government, national, urban, and rural, to propose alternative hypotheses for why nations pursue obesity policy. The case of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2008) 33 (3): 595–615.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Emily Lees; David Salvesen; Elizabeth Shay To contribute to the understanding of the links between urban planning and school siting and, ultimately, the impact of both on physical activity, we conducted a case study of Lee County, Florida. Our study examined the extent of state-mandated...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1990) 15 (4): 815–831.
Published: 01 August 1990
.... The results also show that teaching hospitals and facilities in urban areas discharge a disproportionately large number of self-pay patients. Analysis of the operating margin ratio suggests that the all-payer system helped to restore the financial viability of hospitals that tend to provide larger...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1992) 17 (3): 517–540.
Published: 01 June 1992
... factors affects subsidized care in CMHAs. Our analysis shows that competition from psychiatrists and HMOs reduces the number of subsidized visits that CMHAs provide and that agencies in urban areas and those initiated with federal funds provide more subsidized care. By restricting access to outpatient...