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 DeCS Categories

N03 Health Care Economics and Organizations .
N03.219 Economics .
N03.219.521 Financing, Organized .
N03.219.521.576 Insurance .
N03.219.521.576.343 Insurance, Health .
N03.219.521.576.343.962 Single-Payer System .
N03.219.521.710 Insurance, Health, Reimbursement .
N03.219.521.710.305 Reimbursement Mechanisms .
N03.219.521.710.305.200 Prospective Payment System .
N03.219.521.710.305.200.605 Prospective Payment Assessment Commission .
N03.219.521.855 Single-Payer System .
N03.349 Health Planning .
N03.349.550 National Health Programs .
N03.349.550.805 Single-Payer System .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Prospective Payment System .
Adjustment, Discretionary .
Adjustment Factor, Discretionary .
Adjustment Factors, Discretionary .
Adjustments, Discretionary .
Discretionary Adjustment .
Discretionary Adjustment Factors .
Discretionary Adjustments .
Factor, Discretionary Adjustment .
Factors, Discretionary Adjustment .
Payment System, Prospective .
Payment Systems, Prospective .
Pricing, Prospective .
Prospective Payment Systems .
Prospective Reimbursements .
Reimbursements, Prospective .
System, Prospective Payment .
Systems, Prospective Payment .
Prospective Reimbursement .
Reimbursement, Prospective .
Discretionary Adjustment Factor .
Prospective Pricing .
A system wherein reimbursement rates are set, for a given period of time, prior to the circumstances giving rise to actual reimbursement claims. .
Single-Payer System .
Plan, Single-Payer .
Plans, Single-Payer .
Single Payer Plan .
Single Payer System .
Single-Payer Plans .
Single-Payer Systems .
System, Single-Payer .
Systems, Single-Payer .
Single-Payer Plan .
An approach to health care financing with only one source of money for paying health care providers. The scope may be national (the Canadian System), state-wide, or community-based. The payer may be a governmental unit or other entity such as an insurance company. The proposed advantages include administrative simplicity for patients and providers, and resulting significant savings in overhead costs. (From Slee and Slee, Health Care Reform Terms, 1993, p106) .
Prospective Payment Assessment Commission .
United States Prospective Payment Assessment Commission .
The commission charged with evaluating issues and factors which affect the implementation of the PROSPECTIVE PAYMENT SYSTEM. .