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Descriptor English: Insurance Benefits
Descriptor Spanish: Beneficios del Seguro
Descriptor Portuguese: Benefícios do Seguro
Descriptor French: Prestations d'assurance
Entry term(s): Beneficiaries, Insurance
Beneficiary, Insurance
Benefit, Health
Benefit, Insurance
Benefits, Health
Benefits, Insurance
Health Benefit
Health Benefits
Insurance Beneficiaries
Insurance Beneficiary
Insurance Benefit
Tree number(s): N03.219.521.576.130
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007342
Scope note: Payments or services provided under stated circumstances under the terms of an insurance policy. In prepayment programs, benefits are the services the programs will provide at defined locations and to the extent needed.
Annotation: coordinate IM with specific type of insurance (IM) + geographic term if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Insurance (1966-1977)
Public MeSH Note: 78
History Note: 78
DeCS ID: 7513
Unique ID: D007342
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1978/01/01
Date of Entry: 1977/05/11
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Insurance Benefits - Preferred
Concept UI M0011446
Scope note Payments or services provided under stated circumstances under the terms of an insurance policy. In prepayment programs, benefits are the services the programs will provide at defined locations and to the extent needed.
Preferred term Insurance Benefits
Entry term(s) Benefit, Insurance
Benefits, Insurance
Insurance Benefit
Insurance Beneficiary - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0589211
Scope note Any person, either as a subscriber or a dependent, eligible for services or benefits under an insurance plan. May also refer to the recipient of a trust, will, insurance policy, or program such as Social Security.
Preferred term Insurance Beneficiary
Entry term(s) Beneficiaries, Insurance
Beneficiary, Insurance
Insurance Beneficiaries
Health Benefits - Narrower
Concept UI M0011447
Preferred term Health Benefits
Entry term(s) Benefit, Health
Benefits, Health
Health Benefit



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