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Ties to Other Organizations: Why Mothers’ Most Useful Ties Were Not Always Social

Mario Luis Small

in Unanticipated Gains: Origins of Network Inequality in Everyday Life

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195384352
eISBN:
9780199869893
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195384352.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines not social but organizational ties: connections that, through their centers, mothers made to other organizations that possessed valuable resources. It finds that centers were ... More


Organizational Ties and Neighborhood Effects: How Mothers’ Nonsocial Ties Were Affected by Location

Mario Luis Small

in Unanticipated Gains: Origins of Network Inequality in Everyday Life

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195384352
eISBN:
9780199869893
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195384352.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines which childcare centers were likely to exhibit those organizational ties that provided resources useful to mothers. The chapter pays special attention to neighborhood context, ... More


Defragmenting Health Care Delivery Through Quality Reporting

Kristin Madison

in The Fragmentation of U.S. Health Care: Causes and Solutions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195390131
eISBN:
9780199775934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390131.003.005
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

One of the many factors that contribute to fragmentation in the delivery of health care services is the law. While laws hindering efforts to coordinate care take multiple forms, many share an aim of ... More


Value-based Purchasing Opportunities in Traditional Medicare: A Proposal and Legal Evaluation

Timothy Stoltzfus Jost and Lawrence P. Casalino

in The Fragmentation of U.S. Health Care: Causes and Solutions

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780195390131
eISBN:
9780199775934
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195390131.003.009
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter proposes the adaptation of traditional Medicare to accommodate value-purchasing strategies, specifically medical homes and accountable care systems. It also examines legal barriers under ... More


A Question of Access or Mobilization? Understanding Inefficacious Job Referral Networks among the Black Poor

Sandra Susan Smith

in Social Capital: An International Research Program

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199234387
eISBN:
9780191740619
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199234387.003.0076
Subject:
Sociology, Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility

This chapter studies the inefficiency of job referral networks that exist among the black poor. It first tries to determine if there are any deficiencies in access, and then considers the willingness ... More


Getting Started

Deborah R. Becker and Robert E. Drake

in A Working Life for People with Severe Mental Illness

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195131215
eISBN:
9780199863808
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195131215.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This chapter describes some of the first steps agencies take when starting to implement IPS. All clients who have interest in competitive employment are typically referred to IPS. The agency ... More


The Procedural Setting of Complementarity

Jann K. Kleffner

in Complementarity in the Rome Statute and National Criminal Jurisdictions

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199238453
eISBN:
9780191716744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199238453.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter first addresses the procedural stages at which admissibility may arise. These procedures provide a framework for interaction between States and the Prosecutor, which is moderated by and ... More


Restoring Trust

Richard L. Abel

in Lawyers in the Dock: Learning from Attorney Disciplinary Procedings

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195374230
eISBN:
9780199871803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195374230.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

Most responses to the problem of unethical lawyer behavior begin with rule modifications, and then turn to education and ways to make the disciplinary system more effective. The lessons from the six ... More


Volunteers working in a tertiary referral teaching hospital

Suzanne O'brien and Ellen Wallace

in Volunteers in hospice and palliative care: A resource for voluntary service managers

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780199545827
eISBN:
9780191730429
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199545827.003.0015
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

This chapter discusses some of the variables that influence how volunteers are able to function and interact in a tertiary referral hospital. It also suggests ways to establish and enhance palliative ... More


Tier 1 Functional Behavioral Assessment

Kevin J. Filter and Michelle E. Alvarez

in Functional Behavioral Assessment: A Three-Tiered Prevention Model

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199764938
eISBN:
9780199918935
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764938.003.0021
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

In Tier 1 of a prevention model, otherwise known as universal prevention, FBA is applied to all students in a school. The purpose is to develop interventions that can improve behavior school-wide. In ... More


Multidisciplinary Care: Nursing Care

Dallas Forshew

in Palliative Care in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: From diagnosis to bereavement, 2nd Edn

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780199212934
eISBN:
9780191730368
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199212934.003.0016
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine Research

This chapter discusses the vital role played by nurses in the aiding and supporting patients with ALS and their families. Nurses are often generalists, addressing varied and complex needs of the ... More


October 2008: Hearing Better

Kenneth McK Norrie

in Professor Norrie's Commentaries on Family Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781845861193
eISBN:
9781474406246
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781845861193.003.0038
Subject:
Law, Family Law

Discusses the Scottish Government's Consultation Paper on possible changes to the children's hearing system (which led in the fullness of time to the Children's Hearings (Scotland) Act 2011). The ... More


The Perceptual Representation of Ordinary Objects

Thomas C. Vinci

in Cartesian Truth

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195113297
eISBN:
9780199833825
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195113292.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

How can a Cartesian idea represent ordinary physical objects? One possibility is that Descartes holds a theory of natural signs according to which ideas, including sensations (ideas of secondary ... More


Establishing day care

Julie Hearn

in Palliative Day Care in Practice

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780192631831
eISBN:
9780191730221
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192631831.003.0004
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Pain Management and Palliative Pharmacology

The literature provides very little direction on how to plan and establish a palliative day care service. Most reports have focused on the needs assessment or quality improvement activities ... More


Paradigm Function Morphology

Andrew Spencer

in Lexical Relatedness

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199679928
eISBN:
9780191761508
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679928.003.0004
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter is a brief summary of the model developed by Stump (2001). This model is based on the notion of a paradigm function, a pairing of a lexeme’s root and a set of features with the word form ... More


Poly-Doctoring: A Doctor for Every Disease

Frederick M. Barken

in Out of Practice: Fighting for Primary Care Medicine in America

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449765
eISBN:
9780801460609
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449765.003.0005
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter comments on some of the problems associated with “poly-doctoring,” the excessive and expensive referral to multiple specialists. It discusses four scenarios that indicate the rationale ... More


Spiritual Sensitivity

Ann M. Callahan

in Spirituality and Hospice Social Work

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231171731
eISBN:
9780231543187
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231171731.003.0008
Subject:
Palliative Care, Palliative Medicine and Older People

Chapter 7 examines how spiritually-sensitive hospice social work can be a form of spiritual care in line with professional values and ethics as well as practice skills and roles. This assumes that ... More


The Major Health Care Fraud Laws

Terry L. Leap

in Phantom Billing, Fake Prescriptions, and the High Cost of Medicine: Health Care Fraud and What to Do about It

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449796
eISBN:
9780801460807
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449796.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter discusses the major health care fraud laws in the United States. There are five laws that are specific to health care fraud and abuse: the 1972 anti-kickback statute, the Stark Law ... More


Tackling anti-social behaviour: an evaluation of the Dundee Families Project

Scott Suzie

in Housing, urban governance and anti-social behaviour: Perspectives, policy and practice

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346858
eISBN:
9781447302544
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346858.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter evaluates the Dundee Families Project, which was established to help families who are homeless or at a severe risk of homelessness as a result of ASB. The Dundee Families Project was ... More


Constructing a Network: The Ranpō Physicians

in The Vaccinators: Smallpox, Medical Knowledge, and the 'Opening' of Japan

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804754897
eISBN:
9780804779494
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804754897.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter introduces seven practitioners of Western-style medicine who played important roles in the introduction of Jennerian vaccination to Japan: Hino Teisai, Itō Genboku, Ōtsuki Shunsai, Satō ... More


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