John Holahan

Summary

Affiliation: Urban Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Understanding the recent growth in Medicaid spending, 2000-2003
    John Holahan
    Urban Institute s Health Policy Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Which way for federalism and health policy?
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Toward real medicaid reform
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w254-70. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint State variation in Medicaid spending: hard to justify
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w667-9. 2007
  5. doi request reprint The U.S. economy and changes in health insurance coverage, 2000-2006
    John Holahan
    Urban Institute in Washington, D C, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:w135-44. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in economic conditions and health insurance coverage, 2000-2004
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center at the Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Massachusetts health care reform: a look at the issues
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w432-43. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Enrollment is driving Medicaid costs--but two targets can yield savings
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:1453-65. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The 2007-09 recession and health insurance coverage
    John Holahan
    Urban Institute Health Policy Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:145-52. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Changes in health insurance coverage during the economic downturn: 2000-2002
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Understanding the recent growth in Medicaid spending, 2000-2003
    John Holahan
    Urban Institute s Health Policy Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
    ..Increases in spending per enrollee over the period were faster than inflation but slower than increases in private insurance spending...
  2. ncbi request reprint Which way for federalism and health policy?
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2003
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  3. ncbi request reprint Toward real medicaid reform
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w254-70. 2007
    ..We conclude with a discussion on a number of other issues, particularly Medicaid cost containment and the federal matching payment structure...
  4. ncbi request reprint State variation in Medicaid spending: hard to justify
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, in Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w667-9. 2007
    ..The current trend toward state-based solutions to health care coverage would likely exacerbate existing variations. A federal solution, though not likely, would be necessary to eliminate state variations...
  5. doi request reprint The U.S. economy and changes in health insurance coverage, 2000-2006
    John Holahan
    Urban Institute in Washington, D C, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 27:w135-44. 2008
    ..0 million children and 2.4 million adults. Employer coverage declined most for self-employed or small-firm workers, in the South, and among noncitizens...
  6. ncbi request reprint Changes in economic conditions and health insurance coverage, 2000-2004
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center at the Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2005
    ..Coverage rates have also fallen among higher-income Americans. About half of the growth in the uninsured was among young adults ages 19-34, about 55 percent among whites, and 73 percent among native-born citizens...
  7. ncbi request reprint Massachusetts health care reform: a look at the issues
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w432-43. 2006
    ..Massachusetts will face challenges, but it offers a model that could be followed elsewhere...
  8. doi request reprint Enrollment is driving Medicaid costs--but two targets can yield savings
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 28:1453-65. 2009
    ..We suggest two strategies for further cost containment...
  9. doi request reprint The 2007-09 recession and health insurance coverage
    John Holahan
    Urban Institute Health Policy Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 30:145-52. 2011
    ..This finding underscores the importance of planned coverage expansions under the Affordable Care Act...
  10. ncbi request reprint Changes in health insurance coverage during the economic downturn: 2000-2002
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
    ..Middle- and higher-income Americans were also affected because many lost income and because rates of employer coverage were lower...
  11. ncbi request reprint Setting a standard of affordability for health insurance coverage
    Linda J Blumberg
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w463-73. 2007
    ..This analysis was done to assist the policy design process in Massachusetts and delineates an empirically based approach to setting affordability standards...
  12. ncbi request reprint Is health care spending higher under Medicaid or private insurance?
    Jack Hadley
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 40:323-42. 2003
    ..We conclude that most of the difference in expenditures is due to differences in provider payment rates...
  13. ncbi request reprint Toward universal coverage in Massachusetts
    Linda J Blumberg
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 43:102-21. 2006
    ..The development of these alternatives and their analyses contributed to the eventual health care compromise that emerged in Massachusetts in April 2006...
  14. ncbi request reprint Health policy for low-income people: states' responses to new challenges
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2002
    ..Implications for the future are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Covering the uninsured: how much would it cost?
    Jack Hadley
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2003
    ..An increase in medical spending of this range would increase total health care spending by 3-6 percent and would raise health care's share of GDP by less than one percentage point...
  16. pmc Toward a more reliable federal survey for tracking health insurance coverage and access
    Genevieve Kenney
    The Urban Institute, 2100 M Street, NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:918-45. 2006
    ..Examination of the extent to which federal surveys provide the data needed to estimate the coverage/cost impacts of policy alternatives to address the problem of uninsurance...
  17. ncbi request reprint Changes in insurance coverage: 1994-2000 and beyond
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2002
    ..However, these increases were offset by reductions in other forms of coverage, particularly Medicaid and state-sponsored insurance and private nongroup coverage, so the overall rate of uninsurance did not change...
  18. doi request reprint How choices in exchange design for states could affect insurance premiums and levels of coverage
    Fredric Blavin
    Health Policy Center of the Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:290-8. 2012
    ..On the whole, we conclude that states can make these design choices based on local support and preferences without dramatic repercussions for overall coverage and cost outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint How much medical care do the uninsured use, and who pays for it?
    Jack Hadley
    Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2003
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Government as reinsurer: potential impacts on public and private spending
    Linda J Blumberg
    Urban Institute, 2100 M St, NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 41:130-43. 2004
    ..We conclude that focusing on small employers and the nongroup market could target government spending where costs are highest and insurance markets most unstable...
  21. ncbi request reprint Medicaid managed care payment methods and capitation rates in 2001
    John Holahan
    Health Policy Research Center, Urban Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:204-18. 2003
    ..The data also show that the growth in Medicaid capitation rates between 1998 and 2001 averaged 18 percent, considerably more than the increase in Medicare+Choice rates...
  22. ncbi request reprint Do welfare caseload declines make the Medicaid risk pool sicker?
    Bowen Garrett
    Health Policy Center of the Urban Institute, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Inquiry 39:12-33. 2002
    ..We adjust utilization differences for insurance status and factors often used to adjust capitation rates. We conclude that declining welfare caseloads likely will result in a sicker and more expensive adult Medicaid risk pool...
  23. ncbi request reprint The uninsured and the affordability of health insurance coverage
    Lisa Dubay
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:w22-30. 2007
    ..A central conclusion is that a large percentage of uninsured adults need help purchasing health insurance...
  24. ncbi request reprint Which children are still uninsured and why
    John Holahan
    Future Child 13:55-79. 2003
    ..They also argue that lack of participation by eligible children rather than inadequate eligibility levels is the key policy issue, and conclude with several recommendations to increase program participation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Public insurance expansions and crowd out of private coverage
    Genevieve Kenney
    Med Care 41:337-40. 2003