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Deductibles and Coinsurance

"Deductibles and Coinsurance" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Cost-sharing mechanisms that provide for payment by the insured of some portion of covered expenses. Deductibles are the amounts paid by the insured under a health insurance contract before benefits become payable; coinsurance is the provision under which the insured pays part of the medical bill, usually according to a fixed percentage, when benefits become payable.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Deductibles and Coinsurance" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Deductibles and Coinsurance" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 88 publications over 21 distinct years, with a maximum of 9 publications in 2018
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.