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 DeCS Categories

H02 Health Occupations .
H02.403 Medicine .
H02.403.377 Hospital Medicine .
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 .
N03.219.521.346.506.564.663.500 Medicare Part A .
N03.219.521.346.506.564.663.515 Medicare Part B .
N03.219.521.576 Insurance .
N03.219.521.576.343 Insurance, Health .
N03.219.521.576.343.492 Insurance, Hospitalization .
N03.219.521.576.343.539 Insurance, Medigap .
N03.219.521.576.343.840 Medicare .
N03.219.521.576.343.840.725 Medicare Part A .
N03.219.521.576.343.840.754 Medicare Part B .
N03.706 Social Control, Formal .
N03.706.615 Legislation as Topic .
N03.706.615.698 Medicare Part A .
N03.706.615.699 Medicare Part B .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Medicare Part A .
Part A, Medicare .
Hospital Insurance Program, Medicare .
Medicare Hospital Insurance Program .
The compulsory portion of Medicare that is known as the Hospital Insurance Program. All persons 65 years and older who are entitled to benefits under the Old Age, Survivors, Disability and Health Insurance Program or railroad retirement, persons under the age of 65 who have been eligible for disability for more than two years, and insured workers (and their dependents) requiring renal dialysis or kidney transplantation are automatically enrolled in Medicare Part A. .
Medicare Part B .
SMI Program .
Part B, Medicare .
Program, SMI .
Programs, SMI .
SMI Programs .
Medicare Supplementary Medical Insurance Program .
Supplementary Medical Insurance Program, Medicare .
The voluntary portion of Medicare, known as the Supplementary Medical Insurance (SMI) Program, that includes physician's services, home health care, medical services, outpatient hospital services, and laboratory, pathology, and radiology services. All persons entitled to Medicare Part A may enroll in Medicare Part B on a monthly premium basis. .
Insurance, Hospitalization .
Hospitalization, Group .
Group Hospitalization .
Hospitalization Insurance .
Group Hospitalization (Public Health) .
Health insurance providing benefits to cover or partly cover hospital expenses. .
Hospital Medicine .
Medicine, Hospital .
The branch of medicine concerned with the delivery of comprehensive medical care to hospitalized patients. Practitioners include physicians and non-physician providers who engage in clinical care, teaching, research, or leadership in the field of general hospital medicine.(from .
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) .