1-20 of 2624 Search Results for

well

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
×Close Modal
Sort by
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 1035–1066.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Carrie Griffin Basas Abstract With great interest, employers in the United States are using wellness programs to reduce insurance costs and monitor the health of their employees. While these programs are often embraced as benign in their assessments and positive in their outcomes, this perspective...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2008) 33 (1): 135–145.
Published: 01 February 2008
...Kieke G. H. Okma Richard G. Frank and Sherry A. Glied. Better But Not Well: Mental Health Policy in the United States since 1950. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006. 208 pp. $39.95 cloth; $21.95 paper. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Carey, B. 2007 . Many...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2006) 31 (3): 710–713.
Published: 01 June 2006
...Diane S. Lauderdale Orville Gilbert Brim, Carol D. Ryff, and Ronald C. Kessler, eds. How Healthy Are We? A National Study of Well-Being at Midlife. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2005. 688 pp. $30.00 cloth. Duke University Press 2006...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2016) 41 (1): 119–128.
Published: 01 February 2016
... mortality entail formal notification of individual cases. Even in nations where very well-developed systems exist, in some situations involving rapidly evolving epidemics a simpler form of enumeration has been relied on. For example, annual influenza outbreaks have historically been tracked by number of...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 1013–1034.
Published: 01 October 2014
... index. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act attempts to strike a balance between the potential benefits and risks of wellness incentive programs by permitting these incentives but simultaneously limiting their use. Evidence about the implications of the newest generation of incentive programs...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 1067–1088.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Heather Elliott; Jennifer Bernstein; Diana M. Bowman Abstract This article examines the concept of wellness through a comparative political economy and legal framework. It asks whether wellness , an increasingly defined term within US federal and state legislative instruments including, for example...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 957–970.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Anna Kirkland Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 This content is made freely available by the publisher. It may not be redistributed or altered. All rights reserved. Wellness is a popular buzzword these days. One finds wellness programs, wellness centers, wellness...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 971–988.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Anna Kirkland Abstract Workplace wellness programs are written into law as exceptions to otherwise protective antidiscrimination provisions, and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act expands employers' ability to treat workers differently based on their health. Rather than assume that...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 989–1012.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Scott L. Greer; Robert D. Fannion Abstract It has become increasingly common to hear a business case for wellness that emphasizes the benefits of having a healthy workforce. This is essentially the same as the case for employers to train their workers; training a worker and investing in the health...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1977) 1 (4): 444–470.
Published: 01 August 1977
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1997) 22 (1): 23–47.
Published: 01 February 1997
... care infrastructure in many rural areas needs to be strengthened to main- tain access to care locally, as well as to successfully implement managed care systems. Rural health networks provide a means for rural providers to share resources to accomplish activities that they have had difficulty...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 405–418.
Published: 01 June 1980
... actors is more important than most commentators believe, and that the dynamism in health policy formulation has resulted in a great deal of internal conflict as well as politicization and provincialization. Copyright © 1980 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1980 Position Paper...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1983) 8 (3): 495–518.
Published: 01 June 1983
.... Although physicians never really accepted what they called “socialized medicine,” they were prepared to live with it because thLy knew full well that it was not socialistic. It did not threaten either their professional auton- omy or their incomes. For many decades they lived relatively...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2008) 33 (3): 387–406.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Royce Hanson; Garry Young In Arlington, Virginia, a steady evolutionary change in biking policy during the last three decades has yielded some of the nation's best biking assets. It has a comprehensive, well-connected, highly integrated, well-mapped, and well-signed system of shared-use paved...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 567–598.
Published: 01 June 1999
... forces did not devote a significant amount of attention to implementation and enforcement issues. Their focus was primarily on enacting new legislation and fighting tobacco industry attempts to weaken existing laws. Our results do not augur well for public health measures that require state-level...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2017) 42 (3): 459–483.
Published: 01 June 2017
...Edward D. Vargas; Gabriel R. Sanchez; Melina Juárez Abstract The United States is experiencing a renewed period of immigration and immigrant policy activity as well as heightened enforcement of such policies. This intensified activity can affect various aspects of immigrant health, including mental...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2008) 33 (3): 525–558.
Published: 01 June 2008
... active-living features surfaced: choices related to transportation facilities, the design and location of retail stores, the location of schools and parks, and the location of a new town center. Overall, the Damascus/Boring Concept Plan positions the area well to promote active living. Analyses of the...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1996) 21 (3): 461–488.
Published: 01 June 1996
... Congress, as well as the prospects for CHCs under Medicaid managed care as it sweeps rapidly across the nation. As a case study, we examine California’s policies that mandate that Medicaid recipients enroll in either a private managed care plan or a newly created public plan, which compete against each...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 833–854.
Published: 01 October 2002
... the claims process was well targeted, thelevel of claims making and receipt was low, with the ratio of successful claims to potentially compensable events being approximately 1:30. Comparison of social and clinical characteristics of the two data sets revealed a degree of selectivity. Compared with...
Journal Article
Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2004) 29 (6): 1153–1186.
Published: 01 December 2004
... be considered. This article examines lessons for HIA in the United States from the related and relatively well-developed field of environmental impact assessment (EIA). We reviewed the EIA literature and conducted twenty phone interviews with EIA professionals. Successes of EIA cited by respondents...