program of all-inclusive care for elderly
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program of all-inclusive care for elderly,
A form of capitation administered in the U.S. by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in which frail older adults receive adult day care, outpatient or in-home medical care, and social services. The goal of the program is to foster independent living by the elderly, thus decreasing institutionalization.