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Table Of Contents, Annals Of Health Law Jan 1993

Table Of Contents, Annals Of Health Law

Annals of Health Law

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Rationing Health Care In Canada, Murray G. Brown Jan 1993

Rationing Health Care In Canada, Murray G. Brown

Annals of Health Law

Canada has been able to develop a fairly successful system of healthcare rationing by balancing the conflicting concerns of equal access and cost efficiency, federal funding and provincial control, and public sector management and private sector provision. Financial constraints limit the kinds of services included within the notion of equal access however, forcing healthcare providers to make difficult choices about who will receive a particular healthcare service.


The Right To Health Care In The United States, Kenneth R. Wing Jan 1993

The Right To Health Care In The United States, Kenneth R. Wing

Annals of Health Law

An analysis of the history of constitutional interpretation in the United States reveals that any right Americans have to health care is a political rather than constitutional right.


Rationing Of Health Care - Who Determines Who Gets The Cure, When, Where, And Why?, William D. Frazier Jan 1993

Rationing Of Health Care - Who Determines Who Gets The Cure, When, Where, And Why?, William D. Frazier

Annals of Health Law

Healthcare rationing means the equitable distribution of limited healthcare resources. The means of distribution and the manner in which these choices are made varies depending on each person' perspective. Rationing already occurs in the United States in areas such as organ transplantation.


Ambulatory Care And Healthcare Reform, Irene Fraser Jan 1993

Ambulatory Care And Healthcare Reform, Irene Fraser

Annals of Health Law

The escalating costs of inpatient care have resulted in the increased utilization of outpatient facilities and home care. As the sites of care proliferate, the system of healthcare delivery must be integrated so that healthcare provision is both cost-effective and safe.


The Allocation Of Healthcare Resources In The National Health Service In England: Professional And Legal Issues, John H. Tingle Jan 1993

The Allocation Of Healthcare Resources In The National Health Service In England: Professional And Legal Issues, John H. Tingle

Annals of Health Law

Although Britain's National Health Service has implemented a number of reforms designed to improve the quality of care in a cost-effective manner, healthcare litigation in the United Kingdom continues to increase. Resource shortages have prompted many patients to bring legal actions against the National Health Service in an attempt to compel a resource allocation, while other patients have sued their physician for negligence in providing a healthcare service.


The Child Safety Protection And Consumer Product Safety Commission Improvement Act: The Congressional Response To The Commission's Inaction, Cardiss Collins Jan 1993

The Child Safety Protection And Consumer Product Safety Commission Improvement Act: The Congressional Response To The Commission's Inaction, Cardiss Collins

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Insurance Liability Occurs At The Installation Of A Potentially Dangerous Product, Sharon Hannaford Jan 1993

Insurance Liability Occurs At The Installation Of A Potentially Dangerous Product, Sharon Hannaford

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Bank Cannot Terminate Credit Card Agreement With Store Involved In Bankruptcy Proceedings, Thomas Melody Jan 1993

Bank Cannot Terminate Credit Card Agreement With Store Involved In Bankruptcy Proceedings, Thomas Melody

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Toll-Free Phone Line Failed To Provide Adequate Warning Under California Statute, Matthew Brady Jan 1993

Toll-Free Phone Line Failed To Provide Adequate Warning Under California Statute, Matthew Brady

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Attention Lenders: Rreevaluate Spousal Signature Policies And Procedures, Paul H. Schieber Jan 1993

Attention Lenders: Rreevaluate Spousal Signature Policies And Procedures, Paul H. Schieber

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Recent Legislative Activity, William X. Elward Jan 1993

Recent Legislative Activity, William X. Elward

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Students Enrolled In Non-Accredited Course Not Aggrieved Consumers, Joanne Juliano Giger Jan 1993

Students Enrolled In Non-Accredited Course Not Aggrieved Consumers, Joanne Juliano Giger

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Consumer News, Melissa A. Murphy Jan 1993

Consumer News, Melissa A. Murphy

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Automobile Finance, Warranty, And Insurance Extras: What The Consumer Should Know And How An Attorney Can Attack The Deceptive Practices, Daniel G. Deneen Jan 1993

Automobile Finance, Warranty, And Insurance Extras: What The Consumer Should Know And How An Attorney Can Attack The Deceptive Practices, Daniel G. Deneen

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Recent Legislative Activity, Kristin Moran Jan 1993

Recent Legislative Activity, Kristin Moran

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Supreme Court Strikes Ban On In-Person Solicitation By Cpas, Jennifer C. Clarke Jan 1993

Supreme Court Strikes Ban On In-Person Solicitation By Cpas, Jennifer C. Clarke

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Insurer May Deny Coverage For Artificial Heart Transplant, Caryn R. Suder Jan 1993

Insurer May Deny Coverage For Artificial Heart Transplant, Caryn R. Suder

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Debtors Cannot Reduce Mortgage To Fair Market Value, Kathie Yoo Jan 1993

Debtors Cannot Reduce Mortgage To Fair Market Value, Kathie Yoo

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Physician Cannot Deduct Home Office That Is Not Principal Place Of Business, Rosaire M. Hall Jan 1993

Physician Cannot Deduct Home Office That Is Not Principal Place Of Business, Rosaire M. Hall

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Foreword, Annals Of Health Law Jan 1993

Foreword, Annals Of Health Law

Annals of Health Law

No abstract provided.


Psychotherapists' Sexual Relationships With Their Patients, Clifton Perry, Joan Wallman Kuruc Jan 1993

Psychotherapists' Sexual Relationships With Their Patients, Clifton Perry, Joan Wallman Kuruc

Annals of Health Law

Sexual contact between psychotherapists and their patients is currently one of the leading causes of malpractice claims against psychotherapists. Some courts have recognized the devastating emotional harm that patients suffer as a result of psychotherapist-patient sex and have expanded the remedies available to these patients; a few state legislatures have enacted statutes that impose civil or criminal penalties on psychotherapists who engage in sexual activity with their patients.


Sexual Harassment: Preventive Steps For The Healthcare Practitioner, Christine Godsil Cooper Jan 1993

Sexual Harassment: Preventive Steps For The Healthcare Practitioner, Christine Godsil Cooper

Annals of Health Law

Like other employers, healthcare providers can be held liable for sexual harassment in the workplace. However, by implementing an effective sexual harassment policy, healthcare providers can avoid corporate liability for sexual harassment and create a more productive working environment as well.


Employee Participation Programs After Electromation: They're Worth The Risk!, K. Bruce Stickler, Patricia L. Mehler Jan 1993

Employee Participation Programs After Electromation: They're Worth The Risk!, K. Bruce Stickler, Patricia L. Mehler

Annals of Health Law

Employee participation programs ("EPP"s) can be an invaluable means of utilizing employee input, particularly in the healthcare industry. However, the National Labor Relation Board's ("NLRB") recent decision in Electromation, Inc. affects the structure and use of EPPs. There are still ways in which EPPs can be structured to meet the NLRB's requirements.


Recent Developments For Tax-Exempt Healthcare Organizations, Thomas K. Hyatt Jan 1993

Recent Developments For Tax-Exempt Healthcare Organizations, Thomas K. Hyatt

Annals of Health Law

Significant developments in the law of tax-exempt healthcare organizations occurred during the early 1990s. The span of developments includes a seminal Seventh Circuit case, Living Faith v. Commissioner, as well as an Internal Revenue Service determination letter recognizing the charitable tax status of integrated delivery systems, showing the recent activism of the IRS in the healthcare arena. In addition, the federal and state courts have struggled to define and apply concepts of community benefit and charity to modern healthcare organizations.


Criminal Investigation And Enforcement Of The Antitrust Laws In The Health Care Field, Toby G. Singer, Helen-Louise Hunter Jan 1993

Criminal Investigation And Enforcement Of The Antitrust Laws In The Health Care Field, Toby G. Singer, Helen-Louise Hunter

Annals of Health Law

Criminal enforcement of the antitrust laws has only recently become a serious issue in health care. It is likely to remain one of the Justice Department's priorities. However, providers of healthcare can avoid the risk of criminal liability.


The Construction Of Health Care And The Ideology Of The Private In Canadian Constitutional Law, Hester Lessard Jan 1993

The Construction Of Health Care And The Ideology Of The Private In Canadian Constitutional Law, Hester Lessard

Annals of Health Law

Healthcare benefits are provided universally to all Canadians through a national healthcare system with provincial differences. A history of the manner in which healthcare issues have been understood in different historical and constitutional periods reveals the ever present inequalities in many aspects of healthcare delivery.


Facsimile Of Attorney's Signature On Mass Mailing Violates The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Brian K. Wydajewski Jan 1993

Facsimile Of Attorney's Signature On Mass Mailing Violates The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Brian K. Wydajewski

Loyola Consumer Law Review

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Consumer Demand And Product Utility Weigh In Product Liability Action Based On Defective Product Theory, Nicole Rudman Jan 1993

Consumer Demand And Product Utility Weigh In Product Liability Action Based On Defective Product Theory, Nicole Rudman

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.


Title Company Must Sustain Loss Caused By Closing Attorney's Theft Of Mortgage Money, Joyce E. Raupp Jan 1993

Title Company Must Sustain Loss Caused By Closing Attorney's Theft Of Mortgage Money, Joyce E. Raupp

Loyola Consumer Law Review

No abstract provided.