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 DeCS Categories

N03 Health Care Economics and Organizations .
N03.219 Economics .
N03.219.521 Financing, Organized .
N03.219.521.346 Financing, Government .
N03.219.521.346.506 Public Assistance .
N03.219.521.346.506.564 Medical Assistance .
N03.219.521.346.506.564.663 Medicare .
N03.219.521.576 Insurance .
N03.219.521.576.130 Insurance Benefits .
N03.219.521.576.343 Insurance, Health .
N03.219.521.576.343.539 Insurance, Medigap .
N03.219.521.576.343.840 Medicare .
N03.349 Health Planning .
N03.349.550 National Health Programs .
N03.706 Social Control, Formal .
N03.706.615 Legislation as Topic .
N03.706.615.696 Medicare .
SH1 Health Sciences, Technology and Innovation Management .
SH1.010 Policies and Cooperation in Science, Technology and Innovation .
SH1.010.040 Knowledge Management for Health Research .
SH1.010.040.010 Health Research Plans and Programs .
SH1. National Health Programs .
SP1 Health Policy, Planning and Management .
SP1.006 Health Planning .
SP1.006.092 Health Programs and Plans .
SP1.006.092.103 National Health Programs .
SP9 Health Law .
SP9.110 Contract Liability .
SP9.110.010 Insurance, Health .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Medicare .
Health Insurance for Aged, Disabled, Title 18 .
Health Insurance for Aged, Title 18 .
Health Insurance for Aged and Disabled, Title 18 .
Insurance, Health, for Aged and Disabled .
Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XVIII-Health Insurance for the Aged, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, that provides health insurance benefits to persons over the age of 65 and others eligible for Social Security benefits. It consists of two separate but coordinated programs: hospital insurance (MEDICARE PART A) and supplementary medical insurance (MEDICARE PART B). (Hospital Administration Terminology, AHA, 2d ed and A Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, US House of Representatives, 1976) .
Insurance, Health .
Health Insurance, Group .
Insurance, Group Health .
Insurance, Voluntary Health .
Voluntary Health Insurance .
Group Health Insurance .
Health Insurance .
Health Insurance, Voluntary .
Insurance providing coverage of medical, surgical, or hospital care in general or for which there is no specific heading. .
Insurance, Medigap .
Medigap Policy .
Medigap Policies .
Policies, Medigap .
Policy, Medigap .
Medigap Insurance .
A supplemental health insurance policy sold by private insurance companies and designed to pay for health care costs and services that are not paid for either by Medicare alone or by a combination of Medicare and existing private health insurance benefits. (From Facts on File Dictionary of Health Care Management, 1988) .
National Health Programs .
Health Services, National .
National Health Insurance .
National Health Insurance, Non U.S. .
National Health Services .
Services, National Health .
Health Insurance, National .
Health Program, National .
Health Programs, National .
Health Service, National .
Insurance, National Health .
National Health Program .
National Health Service .
Program, National Health .
Programs, National Health .
Service, National Health .
National Health Insurance, Non-U.S. .
National Health Insurance .
Breast Cancer Prevention Programs .
Cervix Neoplasms Prevention Programs .
Components of a national health care system which administer specific services, e.g., national health insurance. .
Insurance Benefits .
Insurance Beneficiary .
Beneficiaries, Insurance .
Beneficiary, Insurance .
Benefit, Health .
Benefit, Insurance .
Benefits, Health .
Benefits, Insurance .
Health Benefit .
Insurance Beneficiaries .
Insurance Benefit .
Health Benefits .
Payments or services provided under stated circumstances under the terms of an insurance policy. In prepayment programs, benefits are the services the programs will provide at defined locations and to the extent needed. .