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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2012) 37 (2): 201–226.
Published: 01 April 2012
...Adam Oliver; Lawrence D. Brown Health inequalities and user financial incentives to encourage health-related behavior change are two topical issues in the health policy discourse, and this article attempts to combine the two; namely, we try to address whether the latter can be used to reduce the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2014) 39 (6): 1185–1211.
Published: 01 December 2014
...) Demonstration Project to offer local provider coalitions the opportunity to share any savings they generate. Impetus came from initiatives in Camden that aim to reduce costs through improved care coordination among hospital high users and that have received considerable media attention and substantial federal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2003) 28 (6): 1089–1120.
Published: 01 December 2003
.... hospital EDs. The analysis drew on a convenience sample of 408 (331 pediatric, 77 adult users) face-to-face interviews that employed both open- and closed-ended questions. Findings indicate most patients had medical insurance and a regular place of care and most arrived by car or taxi. Twelve main themes...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 397–430.
Published: 01 June 2004
...Mary K. Olson This article examines the effects of the user fee reform on the speed of drug review in the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The results show that even after controlling for increased agency resources, the reform reduced review times among new-drug approvals by 34 percent (95...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1989) 14 (4): 719–740.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Jeff Stryker Users of intravenous heroin, cocaine, and amphetamines risk the transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) through the sharing of contaminated injection equipment. Although most users are aware of this risk, the scarcity of sterile needles and syringes, combined with various...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2013) 38 (1): 57–87.
Published: 01 February 2013
... many people use their individual options of exit and voice, which could lead to inequality between users and nonusers. We identify delegation as a possible solution to this problem, using Dutch health care as a case study to explore this option. Notwithstanding various advantages, we show that voice...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1998) 23 (5): 795–832.
Published: 01 October 1998
... sole solution to “inappropriate” ED utilization may obscure other, perhaps equally relevant, issues from consideration. This article reports findings from an ethnographic study focusing on heavy users (HUs) of EDs in two inner-city hospitals. Drawing on fieldwork and on interviews with HU patients and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1989) 14 (3): 503–522.
Published: 01 June 1989
... society's central value systems, treatment of the mentally ill has become less segregated and more voluntary. An important implication of these two interacting trends–the changed legal position of the patient vis-a-vis the provider and the deteriorating economic position of the user of public psychiatric...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1995) 20 (2): 275–302.
Published: 01 April 1995
...-type” incentives. An elaborated system of user copayments was introduced gradually, and in 1992 a “reform of the reform” profoundly changed the organizational framework of the Servizio Sanitario Nazionale. The new government elected in the spring of 1994 announced ambitious plans to partially dismantle...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 745–765.
Published: 01 June 1995
... detail the association between prevention and health care reform. My arguments are based on case studies of policy making in Germany and the United Kingdom. I discuss implications for understanding the core interests of government, physicians, and users with respect to prevention in health policy making...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2005) 30 (6): 1065–1100.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Miriam Laugesen Market-oriented health policy reforms in the 1980s and 1990s generally included five kinds of proposals: increased cost sharing for patients through user fees, the separation of purchaser-provider functions, management reforms of hospitals, provider competition, and vouchers for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1987) 12 (3): 505–536.
Published: 01 June 1987
... entitlement of national health insurance, the access all social groups have to advanced medical care, and policies targeted at providers rather than users of health services. The paper also underscores the past and future importance of regional policy coalitions in shaping national health policy. Copyright...
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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 April 1990) 15 (2): 357–385.
Published: 01 April 1990
... who lack third-party coverage, modernizing the treatment system, developing new patterns of practice that use existing resources more efficiently, and developing a plan for treating intravenous drug users infected with the AIDS virus. In the private sector, the advent of working- and middle-class...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 507–521.
Published: 01 June 1991
... received was not significantly affected by the level of formal care. This conclusion held for subgroups of formal care users most likely to exhibit substitution: those without cognitive problems, the disabled elderly with above average income, and persons who lived alone. Even the more severely disabled...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 507–521.
Published: 01 June 1991
... received was not significantly affected by the level of formal care. This conclusion held for subgroups of formal care users most likely to exhibit substitution: those without cognitive problems, the disabled elderly with above average income, and persons who lived alone. Even the more severely disabled...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 101–128.
Published: 01 February 1990
... transform compressive forces into efforts to shift the burden onto someone else. Pressures from providers in every country for “privatization” and/or payment by users reflect this recognition of economic interest. Copyright © 1990 by Duke University Press 1990 References Aaron , H. J. , and W...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1986) 11 (1): 144–145.
Published: 01 February 1986
... than 60 publications, and is updated and enhanced monthly. Articles can be searched using words from HEALTHLAWYER’S thesaurus (a reference guide containing standard vocabulary terms) or by selecting any word or words likely to be found in the records being searched. Users who need detailed...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 443–450.
Published: 01 June 2004
... -127. Olson, M. K. 1997 . Firm Characteristics and the Speed of FDA Approval. Journal of Economics and Management Strategy 6 : 377 -401. ———. 2000 . Regulatory Reform and Bureaucratic Responsiveness to Firms: The Impact of User Fees in the FDA. Journal of Economics and Management Strategy 9...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 603–642.
Published: 01 August 2005
..., and S. Tailliez. 2005 . The Use of Health Technology Assessment (HTA) in Decision-Making: The Co-responsibility of Users and Producers? International Journal of Technology Assessment in Health Care 21 (2). Huberman, M. 1989 . Predicting Conceptual Effects in Research Utilization: Looking with...