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Descriptor in English: Health Expenditures
Descriptor in Spanish: Gastos en Salud
Descriptor in Portuguese: Gastos em Saúde
Descriptor in French: Dépenses de santé
Entry term(s): Cost, Out-of-Pocket
Costs, Out-of-Pocket
Direct Expenditure
Direct Expenditures
Expenditure
Expenditure, Direct
Expenditure, Health
Expenditure, Indirect
Expenditure, Out-of Pocket
Expenditure, Out-of-Pocket
Expenditures
Expenditures, Direct
Expenditures, Health
Expenditures, Indirect
Expenditures, Out of Pocket
Expenditures, Out-of Pocket
Expenditures, Out-of-Pocket
Expense, Out-of-Pocket
Expenses, Out-of-Pocket
Health Expenditure
Indirect Expenditure
Indirect Expenditures
Out of Pocket Costs
Out of Pocket Expenditures
Out of Pocket Expenses
Out of Pocket Payments
Out of Pocket Spending
Out-of Pocket Expenditure
Out-of Pocket Expenditures
Out-of-Pocket Cost
Out-of-Pocket Costs
Out-of-Pocket Expenditure
Out-of-Pocket Expenditures
Out-of-Pocket Expense
Out-of-Pocket Expenses
Out-of-Pocket Payment
Out-of-Pocket Payments
Out-of-Pocket Spending
Payment, Out-of-Pocket
Payments, Out-of-Pocket
Spending, Out-of-Pocket
Tree number(s): N03.219.151.450
N05.300.385
SP1.011.117.138.029
Scope note: The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
Annotation: amount spent for health care: do not confuse with HEALTH CARE COSTS (actual costs of providing care) or with FEES AND CHARGES (amount charged regardless of cost)
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Online Note: use HEALTH EXPENDITURES to search EXPENDITURES, HEALTH 1968-91
History Note: 92; was EXPENDITURES, HEALTH 1968-91
See also the descriptors: Health Care Costs MeSH
DeCS UI: 30355
Descriptor UI: D005102
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Health Expenditures - Preferred
Concept UI M0008046
Scope note The amounts spent by individuals, groups, nations, or private or public organizations for total health care and/or its various components. These amounts may or may not be equivalent to the actual costs (HEALTH CARE COSTS) and may or may not be shared among the patient, insurers, and/or employers.
Preferred term Health Expenditures
Entry term(s) Expenditure, Health
Expenditures, Health
Health Expenditure
Expenditures, Direct - Narrower
Concept UI M0008045
Preferred term Expenditures, Direct
Entry term(s) Direct Expenditure
Direct Expenditures
Expenditure, Direct
Expenditures, Out-of-Pocket - Narrower
Concept UI M0592786
Scope note The portion of medical expenses a patient is responsible for paying.
Preferred term Expenditures, Out-of-Pocket
Entry term(s) Cost, Out-of-Pocket
Costs, Out-of-Pocket
Expenditure, Out-of Pocket
Expenditure, Out-of-Pocket
Expenditures, Out of Pocket
Expenditures, Out-of Pocket
Expense, Out-of-Pocket
Expenses, Out-of-Pocket
Out of Pocket Costs
Out of Pocket Expenditures
Out of Pocket Expenses
Out of Pocket Payments
Out of Pocket Spending
Out-of Pocket Expenditure
Out-of Pocket Expenditures
Out-of-Pocket Cost
Out-of-Pocket Costs
Out-of-Pocket Expenditure
Out-of-Pocket Expenditures
Out-of-Pocket Expense
Out-of-Pocket Expenses
Out-of-Pocket Payment
Out-of-Pocket Payments
Out-of-Pocket Spending
Payment, Out-of-Pocket
Payments, Out-of-Pocket
Spending, Out-of-Pocket
Expenditures - Broader
Concept UI M0008044
Preferred term Expenditures
Entry term(s) Expenditure
Expenditures, Indirect - Narrower
Concept UI M0008047
Preferred term Expenditures, Indirect
Entry term(s) Expenditure, Indirect
Indirect Expenditure
Indirect Expenditures



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