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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (6): 1109–1152.
Published: 01 December 2004
... represented or been closely involved with would-be volunteers. Through analytic comparison with another end-of-life decision, euthanasia, this article reports on four themes from the interviews: (a) attorneys' perceptions of the legal standard of competence, (b) their perceptions of the competency evaluation...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (2): 409–412.
Published: 01 April 2017
... questions or hypotheses, a global map of the volunteer cites discussed, and a table categorizing survey respondents. It is probably not fair to suggest that Lasker should have included MSF in her detailed study of short-term volunteering. But rather than rejecting the idea altogether, I submit...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 6 (3): 504–519.
Published: 01 June 1981
... that the kidney shortage can be minimized and perhaps eliminated through the use of living related donors whenever appropriate, and through more efficient procurement of volunteered cadaver kidneys. Two other strategies to increase the supply of kidneys–the sale of organs and “contracting out” laws–are rejected...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (2): 483–489.
Published: 01 April 2014
..., to execute civil disobedience (CD) at the White House gate. Organizers were asking that people who had never participated in civil disobedience, particularly professionals such as college professors, consider participating. And so I volunteered. From the AWITA e-mail, I learned that Rehema, one...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1979) 3 (4): 469–478.
Published: 01 August 1979
... they are volunteers and unpaid. Professionals often doubt that people, especially poor people, will volunteer their sevices without recompense, but in our experience there is an eagerness to help others. Identification of health facilitators Methods of identification will vary depending on the location...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (6): 1059–1082.
Published: 01 December 2020
... engagement activities—such as education, job searching, volunteering, and caregiving—each week to receive health coverage through Medicaid (Carroll 2018 ). This study uses national data to analyze levels of time spent on qualifying community engagement activities among low-income adults who might become...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (2): 331–367.
Published: 01 April 2014
... defined patient interest group as any group organized around a particular disease, health impairment, or disability that allows those with the disease to join as members or to engage in the organization's activities by volunteering for the organization. This definition excludes professional associations...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 697–716.
Published: 01 August 2016
... , Gozalo Pedro , Connor Stephen R. , and Teno Joan M. 2010 . “ Got Volunteers? Association of Hospice Use of Volunteers with Bereaved Family Members' Overall Rating of the Quality of End-of-Life Care .” Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 39 , no. 3 : 502 – 6 . doi:10.1016...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (1): 211–213.
Published: 01 February 1999
.... A literacy expert, author, and consultant, she coauthored Teaching Patients with Low Literacy Skills, chosen as the 1996 book of the year by The American Journal of Nursing. She is also the author of Tutor, the volunteer training manual for Literacy Volunteers of America. Sue Stableford is a cofounder...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 7 (1): 96–110.
Published: 01 February 1982
... theories of representation is that selection by election keeps the representative accountable to his or her constitu- encyj As Prewitt has pointed out, volunteerism leads to a lack of ac- countability because the selection process fails to impose the usual polit- ical sanctions on volunteers...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (4): 643–647.
Published: 01 August 2011
... Politics, Policy and Law list for an organ, patients who indicated a willingness to donate an organ upon death prior to their own need would move to the top of the queue. By consequence, then, those who did not volunteer would be moved down the list — hence, the punishment for not volunteering...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 7 (4): 962–965.
Published: 01 August 1983
..., these three chapters as a group do nicely review the roles of the family, religion, kinship and friendship networks, mutual-aid groups, and lay volunteers as mediating structures in the provision of health care to Americans. If a reader is unfamiliar with all or any of these institutional areas...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (2): 315–322.
Published: 01 April 1984
... was not answered, a staff member was authorized to telephone the person and ask a series of general questions designed to determine whether the person would volunteer as a donor. Thus the hospital, without Mrs. X’s knowledge or consent, placed her name initially in the bone marrow transplant registry. l5...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (3): 497–523.
Published: 01 June 2008
.... In all the sites, transportation issues combine with motivation to com- plicate participation. Most youths lack driver’s licenses or cars, so parents, buses, or vans must convey them to and from activities beyond a walkable distance, which means that paid or volunteer drivers must be continually...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (3): 616–620.
Published: 01 June 1991
... and International Agencies in Central America. Political Science Quarterly 9 : 441 -53. Cassen , Robert . 1978 . India: Population, Economy, Society. London: Macmillan. Jobert , Bruno . 1985 . Population and Health Policy: The Case of Community Health Volunteers in India. Social Science...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 6 (4): 718–738.
Published: 01 August 1982
... the interviews with volunteers and staff. Advocates of what I will call thefull service perspective * argue that the CT Scanner is a revolutionary diagnostic tool that not only performs its task effectively, but also results in considerable savings because other expen- sive tests do not have...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 6 (1): 159–171.
Published: 01 February 1981
... be characterized as serving an area of 1,000,000 people, funded at 5& per capita (dropping to 4& in 1981), involving 200 citizen volunteers, and spending its nonvolunteer resources-money and staff time-as follows:1 1. Agency organization and management (20 percent of resources) comprises...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1978) 3 (1): 1–2.
Published: 01 February 1978
... economics, alternative health delivery systems, and community health planning evaluation. She is currently co-principal investigator of a project funded by the National Center for Health Services Research , “Rural Volunteer Emergency Medical Co- ordinators.” James R. Neal (Ph.D.) is dean...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (6): 1115–1155.
Published: 01 December 2015
... people about the early warning signs of cancer and to encourage those affected to seek treatment. In 1936, the society, in an effort to rebuild its treasury after it was decimated by the Great Depression, broadened its volunteer base by establishing a Women's Field Army (WFA) to distribute information...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (3): 407–427.
Published: 01 June 2008
... funding. Two community volunteer groups attempted to continue development, but both lost interest and volunteers. The path became overgrown and unusable. Several years later, a community group called Friends for Fitness rallied interest and support and initiated a community-wide planning effort...