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Title Health care policy and regulation / edited by Thomas A. Abbott III
Published Dordrecht, Netherlands : Kluwer Academic, 1995


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Description x, 261 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Topics in regulatory economics and policy series ; 20
Topics in regulatory economics and policy ; 20
Contents 1. Introduction / Thomas A. Abbott, III -- Pt. I. Health Care Reform. 2. Lessons from Public Utility Regulation for the Economic Regulation of Health Care Markets: An Overview / Thomas A. Abbott, III and Michael A. Crew -- Comments / Warren Greenberg -- Comments / Geoffrey Liss. 3. Regulatory Strategies Under Managed Competition Health Care Reforms / Mark Schlesinger -- Comments / John Ciccone. 4. Health Care Cost Containment in Connecticut / L. Spencer Cain. 5. Health Care Reform in New Jersey / Pamela S. Dickson. 6. Health Security Act: Summary And Impact / Ronald Rouse, Philip Vernon, Linda Stackman and Keith Servis -- Pt. II. Price Regulation. 7. Regulating Pharmaceutical Prices / Thomas A. Abbott, III -- Comments / Alison Keith. 8. Hospital Price Regulation: Evidence and Implications for Health Care Reform / Jack Hadley. 9. Paying Physicians as Agents: Fee-For-Service, Caption, Or Hybrids? / Mark V. Pauly -- Comments / Beatrice E. Manning -- Comments / David W. Lee
Pt. III. Quality Regulation. 10. Medical Practice Guidelines and the Efficient Allocation of Resources / John A. Rizzo and Jody L. Sindelar -- Comments / Kathleen A. Weis. 11. Contending Views of Quality Management in Health Care: Implications for Competition and Regulation / David Blumenthal and Richard Bohmer -- Comments / Malcolm G. Coblentz -- Comments / Martin Gaynor. 12. Measuring and Improving Quality in Health Care / Mark R. Chassin -- Comments / James F. Burgess, Jr. -- Comments / Paul M. Schyve
Notes Based on three one-day workshops held at Rutgers University, in spring 1994, sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Health care reform -- United States -- Congresses.
Medical care -- United States -- Cost control -- Congresses.
Medical care -- United States -- Quality control -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Abbott, Thomas A.
LC no. 94040676
ISBN 0792395409 (acid-free paper)