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Descriptor English: Insurance Pools
Descriptor Spanish: Fondos de Seguro
Descriptor Portuguese: Fundos de Seguro
Descriptor French: Groupements d'assurances
Entry term(s): Alliance, Health
Alliances, Health
Health Alliance
Health Alliances
Insurance Pool
Pool, Insurance
Pools, Insurance
Tree number(s): N03.219.521.576.570
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D015271
Scope note: An organization of insurers or reinsurers through which particular types of risk are shared or pooled. The risk of high loss by a particular insurance company is transferred to the group as a whole (the insurance pool) with premiums, losses, and expenses shared in agreed amounts.
Annotation: specify geog if possible
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Insurance, Health (1971-1988)
Insurance, Liability (1971-1988)
Public MeSH Note: 89
History Note: 89
DeCS ID: 23697
Unique ID: D015271
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1989/01/01
Date of Entry: 1988/05/19
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Insurance Pools - Preferred
Concept UI M0023510
Scope note An organization of insurers or reinsurers through which particular types of risk are shared or pooled. The risk of high loss by a particular insurance company is transferred to the group as a whole (the insurance pool) with premiums, losses, and expenses shared in agreed amounts.
Preferred term Insurance Pools
Entry term(s) Insurance Pool
Pool, Insurance
Pools, Insurance
Health Alliances - Narrower
Concept UI M0023511
Preferred term Health Alliances
Entry term(s) Alliance, Health
Alliances, Health
Health Alliance



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