basic benefits package

basic benefits package

A “stripped-down” healthcare package offered by some health insurance policies, which may include preventive screening (e.g., pap smears) and limited number of allowed inpatient and outpatient days.

basic benefits package

Managed care A 'stripped-down' health care package offered by some health insurance policies, which may include preventive screening–eg pap smears and limited number of allowed inpatient and outpatient days
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Tenders are invited for Supply of hip implants to perform a high-tech medical care is not included in the basic benefits package, the profile for 2016 Orthopedics GBU in Sakha (Yakutia) "Republican Hospital 2-Center for Emergency Medical Aid"
Within the basic benefits package, insurers will not have much option on flexibility as the product, is tied with a fixed index rate and [with] a very low flexibility margin for the pricing," said Gulam Mohammad Teli, chief of health and life at AXA Insurance's operations here.
a medical doctor, asked about an HHS regulation that will require group health plans sponsored by secular employers with owners who oppose birth control to include birth control benefits in the basic benefits package.
1) The government, to be sure, sets the framework for the competition: it controls the cost and content of the basic benefits package, enforces the mandate that everyone have insurance, and funnels significant resources to help people obtain it.
Personalizing care for those who exceed the basic benefits package may continue to produce costly paperwork, so might determining co-pays and deductibles.
By guaranteeing everyone a basic benefits package but not comprehensive services, the program would be able to offer universal coverage without opening the government piggy bank to every intervention devised by pharmaceutical companies or device manufacturers," Emanuel and Fuchs argue.
The board would be active contractor with health plans, defining and periodically modifying the basic benefits package, informing Americans about their health care options, reimbursing health plans, and undertaking data collection and research related to patient satisfaction, quality of care, and risk and geographic adjustments for payments.
Special Missions: VA offers comprehensive mental health services, including programs for substance abuse and the chronically mentally ill, as part of its basic benefits package.
A new oversight body would identify services to be covered in the basic benefits package and see that participating health plans meet their obligations.
All employers would be required to pay 80% of worker insurance premiums for a Federally set basic benefits package.
This would include access for eligible veterans to additional services that are above the basic benefits package and a requirement that V A maintain its expertise in the provision of SCI care.
We also see growing support for FEI's principle that the cost of the basic benefits package should be financed by cost savings.
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