For Women, A Grim Report Card
- Year of the Child campaign seeks heroes statewide. // South Carolina Business Journal;Mar2001, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p4
Focuses on the efforts of business and community leaders for the South Carolina 2001 Year of the Child campaign. Goal of the campaign; Availability of the nomination forms; Role of Governor Jim Hodges in the campaign.
- Women's health issues to grab the spotlight. Walker, Tracey // Managed Healthcare;May2000, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p8
Highlights the conference `Women's Health in 2000: The Changing Role of Benefits Management,' sponsored by Henry Ford Health System and its subsidiary Health Alliance Plan. Discussion on the need for collaboration between employers, insurers and providers to evaluate cost and quality issues on...
- Educated Women Buy More Individual Health Coverage, Survey Says. Bell, Allison // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;7/18/2005, Vol. 109 Issue 27, p38
Focuses on the findings of the report on women and health care released by the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation that educated women by more individual health coverage in the U.S. Trends and status of insured women in comparison to women in the federal poverty level; Health status of women who...
- SELF CARES. // Self;Apr2004, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p26
Discusses the importance of health insurance among women in the United States. Increasing number of uninsured people; Lack of coverage; Tax credits for health insurance; Reasons why actress Hilary Swank got a health insurance; Health insurance advocacy.
- Effects of health insurance on non-working married women's medical care use and bed days at home. Changwoo Lee; Euichul Shin // BMC Health Services Research;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Background: This study examines whether bed days are alternative methods to medical care use for treating a particular illness. If bed days at home are considered as an alternative to medical treatment, then medical care use and bed days at home should be influenced by an individual's health...
- Big Debate. // Orange County Business Journal;8/13/2007, Vol. 30 Issue 33, p12
The article discusses the proposed changes to healthcare systems in California. The Legislature will be considering several proposals, including one backed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. Two of the proposals seem directly aimed at employers and the country's traditional system of delivering...
- Pot or Not? Greenblatt, Alan // Governing;Oct2001, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p15
Deals with the controversies surrounding governors' mansions in the U.S. Guard-and-sex scandal in the mansion of South Carolina Governor Jim Hodges in 2000; Drug-and-sex party held by two female work-release inmates in South Dakota; Removal of an alleged cannabis plant from the Colorado...
- The Response of Births to Changes in Health Care Costs. Leibowitz, Arleen // Journal of Human Resources;Fall90, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p697
Data from a randomized controlled trial, The Rand Health Insurance Experiment, provide the opportunity to examine whether an exogenous short-term change in the cost of medical care affects fertility in cross-section of women. Women randomly assigned to receive free medical care for three to five...
- Women's groups: 'All women' with insurance to benefit from health care law's expanded coverage. // Southern Illinois Labor Tribune;8/9/2012, Vol. 76 Issue 1, p12
The article offers information on the expanded coverage of a new health care law for all the women with health insurance in the U.S.