Report of the Expert Panel on Medical Need for Medical Card Eligibility

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/336322
Title:
Report of the Expert Panel on Medical Need for Medical Card Eligibility
Authors:
Expert Panel on Medical Need for Medical Card Eligibility
Citation:
Expert Panel on Medical Need for Medical Card Eligibility, 2014. Report of the Expert Panel on Medical Need for Medical Card Eligibility. Dublin: Health Service Executive
Publisher:
Health Service Executive (HSE)
Issue Date:
Sep-2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/336322
Item Type:
Report
Language:
en
Description:
The General Medical Service (GMS) scheme governs access to Medical Cards in Ireland. The le gislative basis for entitlement to Medical Cards is Section 45 of the Health Act 1970 . Legislation governing the award of Medical Cards does not mention the terms Medical Card or discretionary Medical Card , but describes people who have full eligibility for health services. Current legislation requires that an individual’s income and expenditure (i.e. their overall financial situation) must be taken into account during the assessment process.
Keywords:
HEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENT; HEALTH ECONOMICS
Local subject classification:
MEDICAL CARDS; GENERAL MEDICAL SERVICE

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorExpert Panel on Medical Need for Medical Card Eligibilityen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-11-28T12:47:58Z-
dc.date.available2014-11-28T12:47:58Z-
dc.date.issued2014-09-
dc.identifier.citationExpert Panel on Medical Need for Medical Card Eligibility, 2014. Report of the Expert Panel on Medical Need for Medical Card Eligibility. Dublin: Health Service Executiveen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/336322-
dc.descriptionThe General Medical Service (GMS) scheme governs access to Medical Cards in Ireland. The le gislative basis for entitlement to Medical Cards is Section 45 of the Health Act 1970 . Legislation governing the award of Medical Cards does not mention the terms Medical Card or discretionary Medical Card , but describes people who have full eligibility for health services. Current legislation requires that an individual’s income and expenditure (i.e. their overall financial situation) must be taken into account during the assessment process.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherHealth Service Executive (HSE)en_GB
dc.subjectHEALTH SERVICES AND THEIR MANAGEMENTen_GB
dc.subjectHEALTH ECONOMICSen_GB
dc.subject.otherMEDICAL CARDSen_GB
dc.subject.otherGENERAL MEDICAL SERVICEen_GB
dc.titleReport of the Expert Panel on Medical Need for Medical Card Eligibilityen_GB
dc.typeReporten
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