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Descriptor English: Financing, Personal
Descriptor Spanish: Financiación Personal
Descriptor Portuguese: Financiamento Pessoal
Descriptor French: Financement individuel
Entry term(s): Expenditure, Personal
Expenditures, Personal
Personal Expenditure
Personal Expenditures
Personal Financing
Tree number(s): N03.219.559
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005382
Scope note: Payment by individuals or their family for health care services which are not covered by a third-party payer, either insurance or medical assistance.
Annotation: restricted to a person's payment of health care expenditures: read MeSH definition; not for the personal finances of physicans & other health care professionals: index under PHYSICIANS; DENTISTS; NURSES; PHARMACISTS; etc., for personal non-professional expenses or under PRACTICE MANAGEMENT, MEDICAL; PRACTICE MANAGEMENT, DENTAL & similar headings for finances assoc with professional practice
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Economics (1966-1967)
Public MeSH Note: 68
History Note: 68
DeCS ID: 5518
Unique ID: D005382
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2001/07/25
Financing, Personal - Preferred
Concept UI M0008498
Scope note Payment by individuals or their family for health care services which are not covered by a third-party payer, either insurance or medical assistance.
Preferred term Financing, Personal
Entry term(s) Personal Financing
Personal Expenditures - Narrower
Concept UI M0008499
Preferred term Personal Expenditures
Entry term(s) Expenditure, Personal
Expenditures, Personal
Personal Expenditure



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