N M Kane
Affiliation: Harvard University
- Strained local and state government finances among current realities that threaten public hospitals' profitabilityNancy M Kane
educational programs at Harvard School of Public Health, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 31:1680-9. 2012....
- Pharmaceutical cost containment and innovation in the United StatesN M Kane
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
Health Policy 41:S71-89. 1997..Failure to pass on savings to consumers, cost shifting by manufacturers to vulnerable consumer groups, and potential under-utilization of cost-effective drugs remain of concern...
- Alternative funding policies for the uninsured: exploring the value of hospital tax exemptionN M Kane
Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115
Milbank Q 78:185-212, 150. 2000..Policies at local, state, and federal levels should be designed to exert leverage on hospitals to provide free care at a level commensurate with the value of their tax exemptions...
- Hospital board dynamics: the five questionsNancy M Kane
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
Trustee 60:18-22, 1. 2007..High-performing boards communicate clearly and often and aren't afraid to challenge the status quo. How does your board compare?..
- The internal processes and behavioral dynamics of hospital boards: an exploration of differences between high- and low-performing hospitalsNancy M Kane
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Health Care Manage Rev 34:80-91. 2009..Board dynamics and processes have received less attention from researchers, but emerging theoretical frameworks highlight them as key to effective corporate governance...
- Traditional fee-for-service Medicare payment systems and fragmented patient care: the backdrop for non-operating room procedures and anesthesia servicesNancy M Kane
Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Anesthesiol Clin 27:7-15. 2009..To the extent that the present payment systems contribute to the high cost, poor quality, and lack of accountability that characterizes today's health care delivery system, there is hope that reforms are within reach...