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Philip M. Rosoff

in Rationing Is Not a Four-Letter Word: Setting Limits on Healthcare

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027496
eISBN:
9780262320764
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027496.003.0007
Subject:
Biology, Bioethics

This final chapter concludes that rationing along with comprehensive healthcare reform is mandatory if both fiscal catastrophe and continued poor health outcomes are to be averted. It assumes that a ... More


Reforming healthcare: What's the evidence?

Ian Greener, Barbara E. Harrington, David J. Hunter, Russell Mannion, and Martin Powell

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9781447307112
eISBN:
9781447310938
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447307112.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

NHS reform continues to be a topical yet contentious issue in the UK. Reforming healthcare: What’s the evidence? is the first major critical overview of the research published on healthcare reform in ... More


The United States: right to health obligations in the context of disparity and reform

Alicia Ely Yamin and Jean Connolly Carmalt

in Advancing the Human Right to Health

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199661619
eISBN:
9780191765056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199661619.003.0017
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews both the progress and shortcomings of the United States in addressing health disparities, including through recent reform efforts. The discussions cover human rights and ... More


The Long and Bumpy Road to a Social-Security System

Wu Jinglian, Ma Guochuan, Xiaofeng Hua, and Nancy Hearst

in Whither China?: Restarting the Reform Agenda

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190223151
eISBN:
9780190223182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190223151.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, International

The least successful of China’s reforms is that of the social-security system. The economic progress gradually revealed the serious defects of the old social-security system that had been modeled ... More


Dealing with the “Handicapped” of ALBA: Setting the Balance Right

John M. Kirk

in Healthcare Without Borders: Understanding Cuban Medical Internationalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813061054
eISBN:
9780813051338
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061054.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

A case study is presented of three countries that followed the Cuban model and provided an assessment of the needs of the disabled. Venezuela, Bolivia, and Ecuador are studied in some depth, and an ... More


Economics of health transitions in China

Gordon G. Liu and Samuel Krumholz

in The Oxford Companion to the Economics of China

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199678204
eISBN:
9780191788635
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199678204.003.0075
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Chinese demand for medical services has increased much faster than the overall economy over the last three decades, primarily due to an epidemiological transition, medical technology, and other ... More


Bedside Rationing After Health Care Reform in the United States: The Emergence of Accountable Care Organizations

Steven D. Pearson

in Fair Resource Allocation and Rationing at the Bedside

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2014
ISBN:
9780199989447
eISBN:
9780190207489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199989447.003.0020
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Health care reform through the Affordable Care Act in the United States contained specific measures to encourage rapid reform in the way that physicians are compensated, moving away from the ... More


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