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Adam D. Reich

in Selling Our Souls: The Commodification of Hospital Care in the United States

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691160405
eISBN:
9781400850372
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691160405.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This book has examined the commodification of hospital care in the United States. It has looked at PubliCare Hospital, HolyCare Hospital, and GroupCare Hospital to highlight the contradictions ... More


How the Government Created Private Health Insurance

Robert I. Field

in Mother of Invention: How the Government Created "Free-Market" Health Care

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199746750
eISBN:
9780199354528
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199746750.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Private health insurance emerged from the efforts of hospitals and physicians to devise alternative payment arrangements during the Great Depression. Two federal policiesfostered its spread during ... More


Health inequalities post 2010

Jonathan Wistow, Tim Blackman, David Byrne, and Gerald Wistow

in Studying health inequalities: An applied approach

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781447305286
eISBN:
9781447312031
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305286.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The chapter begins by summarising evidence about New Labour’s record on heath inequalities and considers the implications of this given the shift from relatively high levels of public expenditure on ... More


Health Reform, Government Initiative, and the Future of American Health Care

Robert I. Field

in Mother of Invention: How the Government Created "Free-Market" Health Care

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199746750
eISBN:
9780199354528
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199746750.003.0008
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) culminated a century of efforts to achieve universal health coverage. They increasingly focused on market approaches, and the ACA followed this trend by relying on ... More


The Health Care Case: The Supreme Court's Decision and Its Implications

Nathaniel Persily, Gillian E. Metzger, and Trevor W. Morrison (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199301058
eISBN:
9780199344888
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199301058.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The Supreme Court’s decision in the Health Care Case, NFIB v. Sebelius, gripped the nation’s attention during the spring of 2012. Like the legislative battle leading to adoption of the Affordable ... More


Cross-Border Health Care and the Hydraulics of Health Reform

Nathan Cortez

in The Globalization of Health Care: Legal and Ethical Issues

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199917907
eISBN:
9780199332878
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917907.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter assesses whether cross-border health insurance plans that use foreign providers could satisfy the requirement to maintain “minimum essential coverage” under the new mandate. It examines ... More


The Future of Healthcare Reform Remains in Federal Court

Jonathan H. Adler

in The Future of Healthcare Reform In the United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226254951
eISBN:
9780226255002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226255002.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter outlines how litigation in federal court will affect the implementation and viability of the Affordable Care Act (PPACA). The ACA's statutory language and administrative fixes complicate ... More


Context: commissioning in the English NHS

Imelda McDermott, Pauline Allen, Valerie Moran, Anna Coleman, Kath Checkland, and Stephen Peckham

in Commissioning Healthcare in England: Evidence, Policy and Practice

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447346111
eISBN:
9781447346319
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447346111.003.0002
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Chapter 2 provides the context, setting out the organisation and governance of commissioning in the NHS. It includes a short summary of the architecture of commissioning pre-Health and Social Care ... More


The Fiscal Consequences of the Affordable Care Act

Charles Blahous

in The Future of Healthcare Reform In the United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226254951
eISBN:
9780226255002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226255002.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter discusses the enactment of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in 2010 and how it worsened the federal fiscal outlook relative to previous law. Incomplete appreciation of the scorekeeping ... More


2008 to 2010: The Baucus-Conrad Bills, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Carol M. Ashton and Nelda P. Wray

in Comparative Effectiveness Research: Evidence, Medicine, and Policy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199968565
eISBN:
9780199346080
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199968565.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The Democrats gained control of Congress in 2007, and the debates about the CHAMP Act’s comparative effectiveness provisions had occurred against the party’s mobilization to win the White House. With ... More


Can Federal Provider Payment Reform Produce Better, More Affordable Healthcare?

Meredith B. Rosenthal

in The Future of Healthcare Reform In the United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226254951
eISBN:
9780226255002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226255002.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter discusses whether and how payment policy can be an effective tool for improving health care delivery and whether past and present payment reforms will lead to better and more affordable ... More


African American Healthcare: Assessing Progress and Needs through Martin Luther King’s Perspective on Social Justice and Equality

Marcus L. Martin, Audrey E. Snyder, Jamela M. Martin, Taj’ullah Sky Lark, Hannah Firdyiwek, and Leslie Walker

in Dream and Legacy: Dr. Martin Luther King in the Post-Civil Rights Era

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496811844
eISBN:
9781496811882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496811844.003.0005
Subject:
History, Political History

In Dr. King’s 1966 speech to the Medical Committee for Human Rights, he is quoted as saying “of all the forms of inequity, injustice in healthcare is the most shocking and inhumane.” Dr. King did not ... More


After the ACA: Freeing the Market for Healthcare

John H. Cochrane

in The Future of Healthcare Reform In the United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226254951
eISBN:
9780226255002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226255002.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter surveys the supply, demand, and market for health care and health insurance. It concludes that a much less regulated system is possible and necessary. Cost control and technology ... More


The Future of Healthcare Reform In the United States

Anup Malani and Michael H. Schill (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226254951
eISBN:
9780226255002
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226255002.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This volume is the product of a joint conference of the University of Chicago Law School and Medical School on health reform that was convened after NFIB v. Sebelius was decided. An interdisciplinary ... More


The Medicaid Program

Thomas Buchmueller, John C. Ham, and Lara D. Shore-Sheppard

in Economics of Means-Tested Transfer Programs in the United States, Volume I

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780226370477
eISBN:
9780226370507
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226370507.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

In both its costs and the number of its enrollees, Medicaid is the largest means-tested transfer program in the United States. It is also a fundamental part of the health care system, providing ... More


Juvenile Justice: Administration and Implementation

Asha Bajpai

in Child Rights in India: Law, Policy, and Practice

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195670820
eISBN:
9780199082117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195670820.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter presents a discussion on juvenile justice. The Juvenile Justice Act 1986 replaced the Children's Acts. The Juvenile Welfare Board deals with neglected juveniles whereas delinquent ... More


Obamacare and the Theory of the Firm

Einer Elhauge

in The Future of Healthcare Reform In the United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226254951
eISBN:
9780226255002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226255002.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter discusses the fragmented nature of the US health care system and how it raises costs and worsens health outcomes. Fragmentation occurs when there is a failure to coordinate among various ... More


The Care Act 2014

Paul Burstow

in Social Determinantsof Health: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Social Inequality and Wellbeing

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447336846
eISBN:
9781447336891
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336846.003.0022
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter examines the significance of Care Act 2014, a piece of legislation that modernises more than six decades of care and support law into a single, clear statute, which takes into account ... More


Postmortem on NFIB v. Sebelius: Early Reflections on the Decision That Kept the ACA Alive

Carter G. Phillips and Stephanie P. Hales

in The Future of Healthcare Reform In the United States

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226254951
eISBN:
9780226255002
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226255002.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter discusses the Supreme Court's decision in NFIB v. Sebelius and its implications for health care reform and Congress's use of Commerce clause and taxing power authority. The chapter ... More


Public Authorities and Vulnerable Adults

Jonathan Herring

in Vulnerable Adults and the Law

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198737278
eISBN:
9780191800757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737278.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Family Law, Medical Law

This chapter explores the responsibilities of local authorities in relation to the provision of care and support under the Care Act 2014. It discusses how the Act ensures that services are tailored ... More


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