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 DeCS Categories

I01 Social Sciences .
I01.409 Government .
I01.409.418 Government Agencies .
I01.409.418.750 United States Government Agencies .
I01.409.418.750.600 United States Dept. of Health and Human Services .
I01.409.418.750.600.310 Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.) .
N02 Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services .
N02.278 Health Facilities .
N02.278.216 Health Facility Administration .
N02.278.216.500 Hospital Administration .
N02.278.216.500.500 Ancillary Services, Hospital .
N02.421 Health Services .
N02.421.297 Emergency Medical Services .
N03 Health Care Economics and Organizations .
N03.219 Economics .
N03.219.442 Fees and Charges .
N03.219.442.195 Fee-for-Service Plans .
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 .
N03.219.521.576.343.840 Medicare .
N03.219.521.576.343.840.725 Medicare Part A .
N03.219.521.576.343.840.754 Medicare Part B .
N03.219.521.710 Insurance, Health, Reimbursement .
N03.219.521.710.305 Reimbursement Mechanisms .
N03.219.521.710.305.090 Fee-for-Service Plans .
N03.540 Organizations .
N03.540.348 Government .
N03.540.348.500 Federal Government .
N03.540.348.500.500 United States Government Agencies .
N03.540.348.500.500.600 United States Dept. of Health and Human Services .
N03.540.348.500.500.600.550 Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.) .
N03.706 Social Control, Formal .
N03.706.615 Legislation as Topic .
N03.706.615.696 Medicare .
N03.706.615.698 Medicare Part A .
N03.706.615.699 Medicare Part B .
N04 Health Services Administration .
N04.452 Organization and Administration .
N04.452.442 Hospital Administration .
N04.452.442.060 Ancillary Services, Hospital .
N04.452.758 Professional Practice .
N04.452.758.745 Private Practice .
N04.452.758.745.225 Fee-for-Service Plans .
SP8 Disasters .
SP8.946 Disaster Management .
SP8.946.117 Emergency Watch .
SP8.946.117.190 Disaster Medicine .
SP8.946.117.190.187 Emergency Medical Services .
VS3 Health Surveillance of Health Services .
VS3.002 Health Facilities .
VS3.002.001 Hospitals .
VS3.002.001.001 Hospital Units .
VS3. Emergency Medical Services .
VS3. Ancillary Services, Hospital .
 Synonyms & Historicals
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. .
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (U.S.) .
HCFA 11076 .
Health Care Financing Administration .
Health Care Financing Administration (U.S.) .
United States Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services .
United States Health Care Financing Administration .
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services .
A component of the Department of Health and Human Services to oversee and direct the Medicare and Medicaid programs and related Federal medical care quality control staffs. Name was changed effective June 14, 2001. .
Ancillary Services, Hospital .
Ancillary Service, Hospital .
Hospital Ancillary Service .
Service, Hospital Ancillary .
Hospital Ancillary Services .
Services, Hospital Ancillary .
Those support services other than room, board, and medical and nursing services that are provided to hospital patients in the course of care. They include such services as laboratory, radiology, pharmacy, and physical therapy services. .
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 .
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) .
Fee-for-Service Plans .
Fee for Service .
Fees for Service .
Fee for Service Plans .
Fee for Service, Medical .
Fee for Services .
Fee-for-Service Plan .
Fee-for-Service Reimbursement .
Fee-for-Service Reimbursements .
Fee-for-Services, Medical .
Fees for Services .
Medical Fee-for-Service .
Medical Fee-for-Services .
Plan, Fee-for-Service .
Plans, Fee-for-Service .
Reimbursement, Fee for Service .
Reimbursements, Fee-for-Service .
Service, Fee for .
Service, Fees for .
Services, Fee for .
Services, Fees for .
Fee-for-Service, Medical .
Reimbursement, Fee-for-Service .
Method of charging whereby a physician or other practitioner bills for each encounter or service rendered. In addition to physicians, other health care professionals are reimbursed via this mechanism. Fee-for-service plans contrast with salary, per capita, and prepayment systems, where the payment does not change with the number of services actually used or if none are used. (From Discursive Dictionary of Health Care, 1976) .
Emergency Medical Services .
Emergency Care, Prehospital .
Emergency Services, Medical .
Medical Services, Emergency .
Services, Emergency Medical .
Emergency Health Service .
Emergency Medical Service .
Emergency Service, Medical .
Emergicenter .
Health Service, Emergency .
Health Services, Emergency .
Medical Emergency Service .
Medical Emergency Services .
Medical Service, Emergency .
Service, Emergency Health .
Service, Emergency Medical .
Service, Medical Emergency .
Services, Emergency Health .
Services, Medical Emergency .
Emergency Care .
Emergency Health Services .
Emergicenters .
Prehospital Emergency Care .
Services specifically designed, staffed, and equipped for the emergency care of patients. .