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Catastrophic illness in the seventies

Catastrophic illness in the seventies

critical issues and complex decisions : proceedings of the fourth national symposium, October l5 and 16, 1970.

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Published by Cancer Care, inc. of the National Cancer Foundation in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Death.,
  • Terminal Care.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 121-126.

    ContributionsNational Symposium on Catastrophic Illness in the Seventies (4th : 1970 : New York)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14730795M

    Critical Illness () Definition (MSH) A disease or state in which death is possible or imminent. Concepts: Disease or Syndrome (T) MSH: D English: Critical Illness, Critical Illnesses, Critically Ill, Illness, Critical, Illnesses, Critical, Critical Illness [Disease/Finding], critical illness, critically ill, Critically ill.   Catastrophic illness insurance is insurance coverage that protects the insured for a specified duration in the event they develop one of the major health conditions or issues listed in the policy. Generally, the benefit comes in a lump sum payment.

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      As a practicing physician and the child of parents soon to enter their eighth decade, I welcome President Reagan's proposed expansion of the Medicare program to cover catastrophic illness . DPH has provisionally determined that you are catastrophically ill. This determination of catastrophic illness is valid until _____ and must be re-evaluated at that time. If you wish to have your catastrophic illness determination extended beyond the above date, you must submit a .


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Papers and workshop discussions presented at the Fourth National Symposium of Cancer Care, Inc., held in New York, 15 and 16 October Valuable surveys: problems and methods in the humane care of patients with cancer, aging, and other major disorders; economics of.

Catastrophic illness in the seventies. [New York] Cancer Care, inc. of the National Cancer Foundation [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Cancer Care, Inc.

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