• outpatient
  • a) All group and blanket health insurance policies, which are delivered or issued for delivery in this State by any health insurer or health service corporation, and which provide benefits for outpatient services, shall provide to covered persons residing or having their principal place of employment in this State a benefit for cervical and endometrial cancer screening, commonly known as a "PAP smear. (delaware.gov)
  • medical
  • However, the insurance will pay most of the bill when medical issues arise. (wirefly.com)
  • This is a good choice for those who rarely visit their doctor and only want health insurance if they are involved in a severe accident or have a sudden health issue that requires immediate medical assistance. (wirefly.com)
  • Factors that have led to the increasing popularity of medical travel include the high cost of health care, long wait times for certain procedures, the ease and affordability of international travel, and improvements in both technology and standards of care in many countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Countries that operate public health-care systems often have long wait times for certain operations, for example, an estimated 782,936 Canadian patients spent an average waiting time of 9.4 weeks on medical waiting lists in 2005. (wikipedia.org)
  • The growth in medical tourism has the potential to cost US health care providers billions of dollars in lost revenue. (wikipedia.org)
  • In some parts of the world, wider political issues can influence where medical tourists will choose to seek out health care. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health tourism providers have developed as intermediaries which unite potential medical tourists with provider hospitals and other organizations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pila Iglesis died on October 5, 1950, in an automobile accident in Cayey, Puerto Rico, as he returned from a meeting of the Puerto Rico Medical Association. (wikipedia.org)
  • The only medical conditions carrying automatic entitlement to a Card are having thalidomide syndrome, having a surgical symphysiotomy, and children with cancer. (wikipedia.org)
  • People who are not entitled to a Medical Card (i.e. 68.1% of the population) must pay fees for certain health care services. (wikipedia.org)
  • In a more technical sense, the term is used to describe any form of insurance that provides protection against the costs of medical services. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since people who lack health insurance are unable to obtain timely medical care, they have a 40% higher risk of death in any given year than those with health insurance, according to a study published in the American Journal of Public Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • diagnostic
  • These are: Surgical or internal medicine Age range of patients Diagnostic or therapeutic Organ-based or technique-based Throughout history, the most important has been the division into surgical and internal medicine specialties. (wikipedia.org)
  • physician
  • A mammogram every 1 to 2 years for asymptomatic women age 40 to 50 but no sooner than 2 years after a woman's baseline mammogram, or as otherwise declared appropriate by the woman's attending physician or the Director of the Division of Public Health or the Director's designee from time to time. (delaware.gov)
  • A network such as this requires the covered individual to select a primary care physician to handle all of their health-related issues. (wirefly.com)
  • By far the most known and most important purchases are services including general practice physician services (most of whom are private businesses working under exclusive contract to the NHS), community nursing, local clinics and mental health service. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2000
  • Group accident & health insurance policies are, however, protected by New York Insurance Law §§ 3221 and 4305 (McKinney 2000). (ny.gov)
  • This Department issued Circular Letter 29 on September 22, 2001 to bring to the attention of insurers the protections afforded by the New York Insurance Law (McKinney 2000) to members of the armed forces reserves called to active duty. (ny.gov)
  • Public insurance cover increased from 2000-2010 in part because of an aging population and an economic downturn in the latter part of the decade. (wikipedia.org)
  • services
  • For duration of less than 2 months, India Network Services will email the insurance card and Benefit Information to the member's email provided during the enrollment. (kvrao.org)
  • or the date that India Network Services receives the insurance enrollment form and the required premium. (kvrao.org)
  • It is so hard for a person to predict what he might need in the form of health care services. (wirefly.com)
  • Hong Kong CMG was the fifth largest life insurance business in Hong Kong (by new business) and offers life insurance, retirement savings and credit card services to retail and corporate clients. (wikipedia.org)
  • The public health care system is governed by the Health Act 2004, which established a new body to be responsible for providing health and personal social services to everyone living in Ireland - the Health Service Executive. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 2008 systematic review found consistent evidence that health insurance increased utilization of services and improved health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Private health care has continued parallel to the NHS, paid for largely by private insurance, but it is used by less than 8% of the population[citation needed], and generally as a top-up to NHS services. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are two main kinds of trusts in the NHS reflecting purchaser/provider roles: commissioning trusts are responsible for examining local needs and negotiating with providers to provide health care services to the local population, and provider trusts which are NHS bodies delivering health care service. (wikipedia.org)
  • eligibility
  • 1. If an individual is covered by health insurance through his or her employment, does that individual lose eligibility for Healthy New York or Medicaid? (ny.gov)
  • Questions concern eligibility under Medicaid and its complementary program, Family Health Plus, should be addressed to the Health Department. (ny.gov)
  • procedures
  • Facial feminization surgery (FFS) is a set of cosmetic surgical procedures that alter typically male facial features to bring them closer in shape and size to typical female facial features. (wikipedia.org)
  • The surgical procedures most frequently performed during FFS include the following. (wikipedia.org)
  • However
  • However, Kaiser has had disputes with its employees' unions, repeatedly faced civil and criminal charges for falsification of records and patient dumping, faced action by regulators over the quality of care it provided, especially to patients with mental health issues, and has faced criticism from activists and action from regulators over the size of its cash reserves. (wikipedia.org)
  • public
  • A base line mammogram for asymptomatic women at least age 35, or as otherwise declared appropriate by the Director of the Division of Public Health or the Director's designee from time to time. (delaware.gov)
  • Human corpses present both sanitation and public health risk. (wikipedia.org)
  • He also worked for the Federal Public Health at the barrio Playa de Ponce. (wikipedia.org)
  • Health care in Ireland is two-tier: public and private sectors exist. (wikipedia.org)
  • All persons resident in Ireland are entitled to receive health care through the public health care system, which is managed by the Health Service Executive and funded by general taxation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trusts
  • This can be confirmed by contacting CRA at itrulingsdirectorate@cra-arc.gc.ca In 1986, the Canada Revenue Agency introduced an interpretation bulletin entitled IT-85R2 - Health & Welfare Trusts for Employees. (wikipedia.org)
  • The NHS is divided conceptually into two parts covering primary and secondary care with trusts given the task of health care delivery. (wikipedia.org)
  • provide
  • If the sole-proprietor has arms-length employees, they can provide a Health Spending Account for Employees and the same benefits for themselves. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cover
  • For those looking for minimal cover while avoiding or minimising the Lifetime Health Cover loading and not paying extra tax. (cua.com.au)
  • That means if you need to see a specialist, such as a cardiologist or a dermatologist, you will need to see your PCP first and get a referral from them before your insurance will cover the costs. (wirefly.com)
  • Additionally, some patients in some First World countries are finding that insurance either does not cover orthopedic surgery (such as knee or hip replacement) or limits the choice of the facility, surgeon, or prosthetics to be used. (wikipedia.org)
  • reform
  • An internationally known neurosurgeon and neuroscientist, Dr. Ondra has also served in some of the most senior positions in the Federal government, having an integral role in health reform efforts and the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. (wikipedia.org)
  • Funding for Medicaid and CHIP expanded significantly under the 2010 health reform bill. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hospital
  • Ireland has a lower than OECD-average number of hospital beds according to the 2013 OECD Health at a Glance Report The same report also noted that Ireland has fewer doctors (2.7 doctors per 1,000 population) and more nurses (12.2 nurses per 1,000 population) than average in other OECD countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • cost
  • Coinsurance: Instead of, or in addition to, paying a fixed amount up front (a co-payment), the co-insurance is a percentage of the total cost that insured person may also pay. (wikipedia.org)
  • benefits
  • These practice groups are often formed to help reach economies of scales in rental, insurance and staff costs as well as other benefits of practicing with other professionals and are typically governed by various legal documents. (wikipedia.org)
  • programme
  • The first Family Medicine Training programme was approved by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Pakistan (CPSP) in 1992 and initiated in 1993 by the Family Medicine Division of the Department of Community Health Sciences, Aga Khan University, Pakistan. (wikipedia.org)
  • needs
  • This is one of the reasons it is essential to consider your health history and lifestyle to determine the most financially prudent choice for your needs. (wirefly.com)