Accession Number : ADA301051

Title :   Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services (CHAMPUS). Change 9.

Corporate Author : ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF DEFENSE (HEALTH AFFAIRS) WASHINGTON DC

PDF Url : ADA301051

Report Date : 22 MAR 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 239

Abstract : The CHAMPUS Basic Program is essentially a supplemental program to the Uniformed Services direct medical care system. The Basic Program is similar to private medical insurance programs, and is designed to provide financial assistance to CHAMPUS beneficiaries for certain prescribed medical care obtained from civilian sources.

Descriptors :   *CLINICAL MEDICINE, *COSTS, *MEDICINE, *MEDICAL SERVICES, *HOSPITALS, *HEALTH CARE FACILITIES, *FINANCE, SOURCES, HEALTH, INSURANCE, TILES.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE