"Single-Payer System" 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.
An approach to health care financing with only one source of money for paying health care providers. The scope may be national (the Canadian System), state-wide, or community-based. The payer may be a governmental unit or other entity such as an insurance company. The proposed advantages include administrative simplicity for patients and providers, and resulting significant savings in overhead costs. (From Slee and Slee, Health Care Reform Terms, 1993, p106)
- Single-Payer System
- Single Payer System
- Single-Payer Systems
- System, Single-Payer
- Systems, Single-Payer
- Single-Payer Plan
- Plan, Single-Payer
- Plans, Single-Payer
- Single Payer Plan
- Single-Payer Plans
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Single-Payer System".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Single-Payer System".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Single-Payer System" by people in this website by year, and whether "Single-Payer System" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.