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 DeCS Categories

G07 Physiological Phenomena .
G07.203 Diet, Food, and Nutrition .
G07.203.650 Nutritional Physiological Phenomena .
G07.203.650.315 Elder Nutritional Physiological Phenomena .
M01 Persons .
M01.060 Age Groups .
M01.060.116 Adult .
M01.060.116.100 Aged 12043 .
M01. Aged, 80 and over .
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 .
N03.219.521.576 Insurance .
N03.219.521.576.343 Insurance, Health .
N03.219.521.576.343.840 Medicare .
N03.219.521.576.343.840.725 Medicare Part A .
N03.706 Social Control, Formal .
N03.706.615 Legislation as Topic .
N03.706.615.696 Medicare .
N03.706.615.698 Medicare Part A .
 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. .
Aged 12043 .
Elderly .
A person 65 through 79 years of age. For a person older than 79 years, AGED, 80 AND OVER is available. .
Aged, 80 and over .
Centenarian .
Nonagenarian .
Octogenarian .
Centenarians .
Nonagenarians .
Octogenarians .
Oldest Old .
A person 80 years of age and older. .
Elder Nutritional Physiological Phenomena .
Aged Nutrition Physiological Phenomena .
Aged Nutrition Physiology .
Aged Nutritional Physiological Phenomena .
Elder Nutrition Physiological Phenomena .
Elder Nutritional Physiological Phenomenon .
Elder Nutritional Physiology .
Elderly Nutrition Physiological Phenomena .
Aged Nutrition Physiologies .
Nutrition Physiologies, Aged .
Nutrition Physiology, Aged .
Nutritional Physiology, Elder .
Physiologies, Aged Nutrition .
Physiology, Aged Nutrition .
Physiology, Elder Nutritional .
Nutritional physiology of adults aged 65 years of age and older. .
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) .