ABSOLUTE RISK REDUCTION


ABSTRACT


ABUSE


ACCEPTABLE RISK


ACCESS


ACCESSIBILITY


ACCREDITATION


ACCREDITATION STANDARD


ACCURACY


ACTION RESEARCH


ACTIVE AGEING


ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING (ADL)


ACTIVITY COORDINATOR


ACUTE CARE / ACUTE HEALTH CARE


ACUTE DISEASE / ILLNESS


ADAPTATION (OF RESIDENCE)


ADAPTED LIVING FACILITY / HOUSING


ADMINISTRATIVE COSTS


ADMINISTRATIVE RECORD


ADMISSION


ADMITTING PRIVILEGES


ADULT CARE HOME / RESIDENTIAL FACILITY


ADULT DAY CARE


ADULT PLACEMENT


ADVANCE CARE PLANNING


ADVANCE DIRECTIVE


ADVERSE EVENT / REACTION


ADVOCACY FOR HEALTH


ADVOCACY SCHEME


ADVOCATE


AETIOLOGY / AETIOLOGICAL


AFFILIATION


AFTER-CARE


AGE DISCRIMINATION


AGED


AGED CARE


AGED CARE ASSESSMENT TEAM


AGEING / AGING


AGEING / AGING IN PLACE


AGEING OF THE POPULATION


AGEISM


AGENT (OF DISEASE)


AID


ALARM


ALL PAYER SYSTEM


ALLIED HEALTH PERSONNEL


ALLOCATIVE TOOL


ALLOPATHY


ALLOWANCE


ALPHA (I) ERROR


ALPHA (I) STATISTIC


ALTERNATIVE AND COMPLEMENTARY HEALTH CARE / MEDICINE / THERAPIES


ALTERNATIVE MEDICAL SYSTEM


AMBULATORY CARE


AMBULATORY SETTING


AMORTIZATION


ANALYTIC STUDY


ANCILLARY SERVICE


ANECDOTAL EVIDENCE


ANTHROPOMETRICS


APPOINTMENT SCHEDULING SYSTEM


APPRAISAL


APPRAISAL


APPROPRIATE HEALTH TECHNOLOGY


ARITHMETIC MEAN


ASSESSMENT


ASSESSMENT APPEAL PROCESS


ASSESSMENT SYSTEM


ASSISTED LIVING


ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY / ASSISTED CARE LIVING FACILITY


ASSISTED SUICIDE


ASSISTIVE DEVICE


ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY


ASSOCIATION


ATTENDANT CARE


ATTRIBUTABLE RISK


AUTONOMY


AUXILIARY WORKER


AVERAGE COST


AVERAGE DAILY CENSUS


AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY (ALOS)


AVOIDABLE HOSPITAL CONDITION / ADMISSION


AVOIDED COST


BALANCE BILLING


BASELINE


BASIC HEALTH SERVICE


BENCHMARK


BENEFICIARY


BENEFIT IN KIND


BEREAVEMENT


BETA (I) ERROR


BIAS


BIBLIOGRAPHIC DATABASE


BLINDING


BOARD AND CARE HOME


BUDGETARY CONTROL


BURDEN OF DISEASE


CAPITAL


CAPITAL DEPRECIATION


CAPITAL EXPENDITURE


CAPITATION


CARE


CARE CHAIN / CHAIN OF CARE


CARE HOME


CARE MANAGEMENT


CARE NEED


CARE PACKAGE


CARE PATHWAY


CARE PLAN


CARE PROGRAMME


CARE SUPPLY


CARE-DEPENDENT


CAREGIVER


CAREGIVER BURDEN


CAREGIVER BURNOUT


CARER


CARRIER


CASE CONFERENCE


CASE CONTROL STUDY


CASE MANAGEMENT


CASE MIX


CASE PAYMENT


CASE SEVERITY


CASE STUDY


CATASTROPHIC HEALTH INSURANCE


CATCHMENT AREA


CAUSALITY


CAUSE OF DEATH


CAUSE-OF-DEATH RANKING


CENSUS


CENTENARIAN


CERTIFICATION


CHALLENGING BEHAVIOUR


CHARGE


CHIROPODY


CHIROPRACTICE


CHOICE


CHORE SERVICE


CHRONIC CARE


CHRONIC CONDITION / DISEASE


CHRONIC HOSPITAL


CITATION


CLASS


CLASS INTERVAL


CLASSIFICATION


CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASE


CLIENT


CLIENT GROUP


CLIENT QUALITY


CLINIC


CLINICAL CARE


CLINICAL CONDITION


CLINICAL EVENT


CLINICAL GOVERNANCE


CLINICAL INFORMATION SYSTEM


CLINICAL OBSERVATION


CLINICAL PATHWAY


CLINICAL PERFORMANCE MEASURE


CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINE


CLINICAL SIGNIFICANCE


CLINICAL TRIAL


CLUSTER


CO-HOUSING


CO-INSURANCE


CO-MORBID CONDITION


CO-PAYMENT


CODE OF CONDUCT


COGNITIVE TESTING


COHORT


COHORT STUDY


COMMERCIAL INSURANCE


COMMISSIONING


COMMUNAL


COMMUNAL CARE


COMMUNITY


COMMUNITY ACTION FOR HEALTH


COMMUNITY ALARM


COMMUNITY CARE


COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT


COMMUNITY EQUIPMENT


COMMUNITY HEALTH


Community Health


COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE


COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTRE


COMMUNITY HEALTH INFORMATION NETWORK (CHIN)


COMMUNITY HEALTH NEEDS ASSESSMENT


COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER


COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT


COMMUNITY MEDICINE


COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTRE


COMMUNITY RATING


COMMUNITY VISITOR SCHEME


COMMUNITY-BASED CARE / COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICES / PROGRAMMES


COMPETITIVE BENCHMARK


COMPLIANCE


COMPREHENSIVE GERIATRIC ASSESSMENT (CGA)


COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH CARE


COMPREHENSIVE HEALTH SYSTEM


COMPUTER-ASSISTED DIAGNOSIS


COMPUTER-ASSISTED THERAPY


CONCURRENT NONRANDOMIZED CONTROL


CONCURRENT REVIEW


CONFIDENCE


CONFIDENCE INTERVAL


CONFIDENCE LIMIT


CONFIDENTIALITY


CONFOUNDING VARIABLE


CONGREGATE HOUSING


CONGREGATE MEALS PROGRAMME


CONSENSUS DEVELOPMENT


CONSENSUS DEVELOPMENT


CONSENT


CONSENT


CONSENT FORM


CONSOLIDATION


CONSTRUCT VALIDITY


CONSULTATION


CONSUMER


CONTAMINATION


CONTENT ANALYSIS


CONTENT VALIDITY


CONTINENCE MANAGEMENT


CONTINUING CARE


CONTINUING CARE FACILITY


CONTINUING CARE RETIREMENT COMMUNITY


CONTINUING EDUCATION


CONTINUITY OF CARE


CONTINUOUS DATA (VARIABLE)


CONTINUUM OF CARE


CONTRAINDICATION


CONTROL GROUP


CONVENIENCE SAMPLE


CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE


COORDINATED CARE


COORDINATION WITHIN THE HEALTH SECTOR


COPING


CORE ACTIVITIES


CORRELATION


COST


COST CENTRE


COST CONTAINMENT


COST MINIMIZATION ANALYSIS


COST OF ILLNESS


COST OUTLIER


COST SHARING


COST SHIFTING


COST-BENEFIT


COST-BENEFIT ANALYSIS


COST-EFFECTIVENESS ANALYSIS


COST-EFFICIENCY


COST-OF-ILLNESS ANALYSIS


COST-OF-LIVING ADJUSTMENT (COLA)


COSTING


COUNSELLING


COUNTRY HEALTH PROGRAMMING


COVERAGE


COVERAGE


CREDENTIALING


CRITERION


CRITERION VALIDITY


CRITICAL APPRAISAL


CRITICAL PATHWAY


CROSS-SECTIONAL STUDY


CROSS-UTILITY ANALYSIS


CROSSOVER BIAS


CROSSOVER TRIAL


CULTURAL COMPETENCE


CULTURE


CURATIVE CARE


CUSTODIAL CARE


CUSTOMER


DATA


DATABASE (OR REGISTER)


DAY CARE CENTRE


DAY HOSPITAL


DAY SURGICAL CENTRE / CLINIC


DAY THERAPY CENTRE


DEATH RATE


DECISION ANALYSIS


DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM


DEDUCTIBLE


DEINSTITUTIONALIZATION


DELAYED DISCHARGE


DELIVERED MEALS


DELPHI TECHNIQUE


DEMAND (FOR HEALTH SERVICES)


DEMOGRAPHY


DENOMINATOR


DEPENDENCY


DEPENDENCY RATIO


DEPENDENT VARIABLE


DESCRIPTIVE STUDY


DETERMINANT


DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY


DIAGNOSIS


DIAGNOSIS-RELATED GROUP


DIAGNOSIS-RELATED GROUP (DRG)


DICHOTOMOUS SCALE


DIGNITY


DIRECT COST


DIRECT PATIENT CARE


DISABILITY


DISABILITY POSTPONEMENT


DISABILITY-ADJUSTED LIFE EXPECTANCY


DISABILITY-ADJUSTED LIFE YEARS (DALYS)


DISCHARGE


DISCHARGE PLANNING


DISCRETE DATA


DISCUSSION


DISEASE


DISEASE CONTROL


DISEASE MANAGEMENT


DISEASE PREVENTION


DISSEMINATION


DISTRIBUTION


DO NOT RESUSCITATE ORDER


DOMICILIARY CARE


DOUBLE-BLIND TRIAL


DRUG THERAPY


DRUG UTILIZATION REVIEW (DUR)


DURABLE POWER OF ATTORNEY (ENDURING POWER OF ATTORNEY)


DUTY OF CARE


DYING WELL


E-HEALTH


EARLY INTERVENTION


ECONOMIC EVALUATION


ECONOMIC EVALUATION


ECONOMY OF CARE


EFFECT


EFFECTIVE / EFFECTIVENESS


EFFICACY


EFFICIENT / EFFICIENCY


ELDER CARE


ELIGIBILITY


ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA


EMERGENCY


EMERGENCY ALARM


EMERGENCY SERVICE


EMERGENT CONDITION


EMPIRICAL


EMPIRICAL METHODS


EMPOWERMENT FOR HEALTH


ENABLING


ENCOUNTER


END-OF-LIFE CARE


ENDPOINT


ENDPOINT


ENDURING POWER OF ATTORNEY


ENROLLEE


ENVIRONMENT


EPIDEMIC


EPIDEMIOLOGY


EPISODE


EPISODE OF CARE


EQUALITY


EQUIPMENT


EQUITY OF CARE


ESCORT SERVICES


ESSENTIAL DRUGS


ETHICS (OF CARE)


ETHICS COMMITTEE


ETHNICITY


ETHNOGRAPHIC RESEARCH


ETIOLOGY / ETIOLOGIC


EUTHANASIA


EVALUATION


EVIDENCE-BASED CARE


EVIDENCE-BASED DECISION-MAKING


EXPECTATION OF LIFE


EXPERIENCE RATING


EXPERIMENTAL STUDY


EXPLANATORY STUDY


EXTENDED CARE FACILITY (ECF)


EXTERNAL VALIDITY


EXTRA CARE SHELTERED HOUSING


FACE VALIDITY


FACTUAL DATABASE


FACTUAL DATABASE


FAIR FINANCING


FAMILY PRACTICE


FEASIBILITY STUDY


FEE FOR SERVICE (FFS)


FEE SCHEDULE


FIDUCIARY


FINANCIAL FEASIBILITY


FINANCING


FIXED COST


FOCUS GROUP


FOLLOW-UP STUDY


FOR PROFIT


FORMAL ASSISTANCE


FORMAL CARE


FORMULARY


FOSTER CARE


FRAIL OLDER PERSON


FREQUENCY


FREQUENCY DISTRIBUTION


FUNCTIONAL STATUS


FUNCTIONALLY DISABLED


FUTILE MEDICAL TREATMENT


GATEKEEPER


GATEKEEPER


GDP


GENERAL HOSPITAL


GENERAL LIABILITY INSURANCE


GENERAL PRACTICE


GENERATION EFFECT


GENERIC BENCHMARK


GENERIC DRUG SUBSTITUTION


GERIATRIC ASSESSMENT


GERIATRIC ASSESSMENT TEAM


GERIATRIC CARE


GERIATRIC CENTRE


GERIATRIC MEDICINE


GERONTOLOGY


GLOBAL BUDGETING


GOAL


GOVERNANCE


GRACE PERIOD


GRANNY FLAT / ANNEX


GRAPH


GRAY OR GREY LITERATURE


GROUP HOME


GROUP PRACTICE


GROUP SENIOR ASSISTED HOUSING


GUIDELINE


GUIDING PRINCIPLE


HANDICAP


HANDSEARCHING


HAZARD (HEALTH)


HEALTH


HEALTH BEHAVIOUR


HEALTH CARE


HEALTH CARE DELIVERY SYSTEM


HEALTH CARE INSTITUTION / FACILITY


HEALTH CARE TEAM


HEALTH CARE TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT (HCTA)


HEALTH CENTRE


HEALTH COMMUNICATION STRATEGY


HEALTH DEVELOPMENT


HEALTH EDUCATION


HEALTH EXPECTANCY


HEALTH GAIN


HEALTH GOAL


HEALTH INDICATOR / INDEX


HEALTH INFORMATION SYSTEM


HEALTH INSURANCE


HEALTH LITERACY


HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATION (HMO)


HEALTH NEEDS ASSESSMENT


HEALTH OUTCOME


HEALTH PERSONNEL


HEALTH PLANNING


HEALTH POLICY


HEALTH PROGRAMME


HEALTH PROMOTION


HEALTH PROMOTION EVALUATION


HEALTH PROMOTION OUTCOME


HEALTH RESEARCH


HEALTH RESOURCES


HEALTH RISK APPRAISAL


HEALTH RISK FACTOR


HEALTH SECTOR


HEALTH SERVICE


HEALTH SERVICE AREA


HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH


HEALTH SITUATION


HEALTH STATUS


HEALTH SURVEY


HEALTH SYSTEM


HEALTH SYSTEM INFRASTRUCTURE


HEALTH SYSTEMS RESEARCH


HEALTH TARGET


HEALTH TEAM


HEALTH TECHNOLOGY


HEALTH TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT (HTA)


HEALTH TREND


HEALTH-PROMOTING HOSPITAL


HEALTH-RELATED QUALITY-OF-LIFE (HRQL) MEASURE


HEALTHY AGEING


HEALTHY CITY


HEALTHY LIFE EXPECTANCY


HEALTHY PUBLIC POLICY


HERBALISM


HIGH DEPENDENCY CARE FACILITY


HISTOGRAM


HOLISM


Home


HOME ADAPTATION


HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICES; HOME AND COMMUNITY CARE PROGRAMME


HOME FOR THE AGED


HOME HEALTH AGENCY (HHA) / HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY


HOME HEALTH AIDE


HOME HEALTH CARE / HOME CARE


HOME HELP


HOME IMPROVEMENT AGENCY


HOME MEDICAL EQUIPMENT


HOME VISITS


HOME-FROM-HOSPITAL / HOSPITAL AFTER-CARE SCHEMES


HOMEBOUND / HOUSEBOUND


HOMEMAKER SERVICE


HOMEOPATHY


HOMESHARE


HORIZONTAL INTEGRATION


HOSPICE CARE


HOSPITAL


HOSPITAL DISCHARGE SCHEME


HOSPITAL-AT-HOME SCHEME


HOST


HOSTEL


HOUSEBOUND


HOUSEHOLD


HOUSING ASSOCIATION


HOUSING WITH CARE


HUMAN CAPITAL


HUMAN DEVELOPMENT INDEX (HDI)


HUMAN-FACTOR RESEARCH


HYPOTHESIS


IATROGENIC ILLNESS (OR INJURY)


ILLNESS


IMPACT


IMPAIRMENT


IN HOME HEALTH SERVICE


INCIDENCE


INCIDENCE MONITORING AND REPORTING


INCONTINENCE


INCREMENTAL COST


INDEMNITY


INDEMNITY PLAN


INDEPENDENCE


Independence


INDEPENDENT LIVING


INDEPENDENT LIVING FACILITY


INDEPENDENT SECTOR


INDEPENDENT VARIABLE


INDEX


INDICATION


INDICATOR


INDIRECT COST


INDIVIDUAL DATA


INDIVIDUAL PROGRAMME PLAN


INFERENCE


INFORMAL ASSISTANCE


INFORMAL CARE


INFORMATION AND REFERRAL SERVICE


INFORMATION MANAGEMENT


INFORMED CONSENT


INPATIENT


INSPECTION


INSTITUTION


INSTITUTIONAL (CARE) HEALTH SERVICES


INSTRUMENTAL ACTIVITIES OF DAILY LIVING (IADL)


INTANGIBLE COST


INTEGRATED CARE


INTEGRATED DELIVERY SYSTEM / INTEGRATED SERVICES NETWORK (ISN)


INTEGRATION


INTEGRATIVE STUDY


INTENSIVE CARE


INTERDISCIPLINARY TEAM


INTERDISCIPLINARY TEAM


INTERGENERATIONAL RELATIONS / CONTRACT


INTERIM NURSING HOME CARE


INTERMEDIATE CARE


INTERMEDIATE CARE


INTERMEDIATE CARE FACILITY (ICF)


INTERNAL BENCHMARK


INTERNAL MEDICINE


INTERNAL VALIDITY


INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF FUNCTIONING, DISABILITY AND HEALTH (ICF) A


INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF HEALTH PROBLEMS IN PRIMARY CARE (ICHPPC)


INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF IMPAIRMENTS, DISABILITIES AND HANDICAPS (ICIDH)


INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF PRIMARY CARE (ICPC)


INTERNATIONAL STATISTICAL CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES AND RELATED HEALTH PROBLEMS, TENTH REVISION (ICD-10)


INTERNIST


INTERQUARTILE RANGE


INTERSECTORAL ACTION / MULTISECTORAL ACTION


INTERVAL SCALE


INTERVENTION / INTERVENTION STRATEGY


INTERVIEW SCHEDULE


INVENTORY


JAKARTA DECLARATION


KEY INFORMANT


KEY WORKER


KNOWLEDGE


LAUNDRY SERVICES


LAY ASSESSOR


LEGAL GUARDIANSHIP


LENGTH OF STAY (LOS)


LEVEL OF HEALTH


LICENCE/LICENSURE


LIFE COURSE


LIFE CYCLE


LIFE EXPECTANCY


LIFE INSURANCE


LIFE SATISFACTION


LIFE SPAN


LIFE-SUSTAINING TREATMENT


LIFESTYLE


LIFETIME HOME


LIKERT SCALE


LITERATURE REVIEW


LIVING WILL


LONG-TERM CARE (LTC) / LONG-TERM AGED CARE


LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY


LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE


LONGEVITY


LUNCH CLUB


MAINSTREAM HOUSING / GENERAL NEEDS HOUSING


MAINTENANCE REHABILITATION


MALDISTRIBUTION


MALPRACTICE


MANAGED CARE


MANAGED CARE PLAN


MANAGEMENT


MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEM


MANDATORY REPORTING


MARGINAL BENEFIT


MARGINAL BENEFIT


MARGINAL COST


MEALS ON WHEELS


MEAN, ARITHMETRIC


MEAN, GEOMETRIC


MEANS TEST


MEASUREMENT


MEASUREMENT SCALE


MEDIAN


MEDICAL AUDIT


MEDICAL ERROR


MEDICAL RECORD


MEDICALLY INDIGENT


MEDICALLY NECESSARY


MEMBER


MENTAL HEALTH


MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES


MENTAL ILLNESS


MENTAL IMPAIRMENT


META-ANALYSIS


METHODOLOGY


MIDRANGE


MINIMUM DATA SET


MINIMUM STANDARD


MINIMUM STANDARD


MINORITY ETHNIC GROUP


MISSING DATA


MOBILITY AID


MOBILIZATION


MODE


MODEL


MONEY MANAGEMENT


MONITORING


MORBIDITY


MORTALITY


MORTALITY RATE


MULTIDISCIPLINARY ASSESSMENT


MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM


MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM


MULTIPLE RISK / CAUSATION


MULTIPURPOSE SERVICE


MULTISECTORAL ACTION


MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS


NATIONAL HEALTH ACCOUNTS


NATIONAL HEALTH POLICY


NATIONAL PLAN OF ACTION


NATIONAL STRATEGY


NATURALLY OCCURRING RETIREMENT COMMUNITIES


NATUROPATHY


NEED RESPONSIVENESS


NEEDS


NEEDS ASSESSMENT


NEEDS-BASED PLANNING


NEGLECT


NEIGHBOURHOOD HEALTH CENTRE


NETWORK


NETWORK ADEQUACY


NIGHT-SITTING SERVICE


NOMINAL GROUP TECHNIQUE


NOMINAL SCALE


NON-PROFIT / NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANIZATION


NONAGENARIAN


NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATION (NGO)


NONPARAMETRIC STATISTICS


NORMAL CURVE


NORMAL DISTRIBUTION


NULL HYPOTHESIS


NUMERATOR


NURSE


NURSE ASSISTANT / AIDE


NURSING FACILITY


NURSING HOME


NURSING RECORD


NUTRITION


OBJECTIVE


OBSERVATIONAL STUDY


OCCUPANCY RATE


OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH SERVICES


OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY


OCCURRENCE


OCTOGENARIAN


ODDS RATIO


OLD PEOPLE (OLD OLD)


OLDER PERSON


OLDEST OLD PERSON


OMBUDSMAN


ONLINE


OPERATING COST


OPPORTUNITY COST


OPTIMAL AGEING


OPTOMETRY


ORAL HEALTH


ORDINAL SCALE


ORGANIZED DELIVERY SYSTEM


OSTEOPATHY


OTTAWA CHARTER FOR HEALTH PROMOTION


OUT-OF-POCKET PAYMENT


OUTCOME


OUTCOME


OUTCOME MEASUREMENT


OUTCOME RESEARCH


OUTCOME STANDARD


OUTLIER


OUTLIER


OUTPATIENT


OUTPATIENT SERVICES


OUTREACH


OVERHEADS


P VALUE


PAIN


PAIN MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME


PALLIATIVE CARE


PARAMETRIC STATISTICS


PARITY


PARITY


PARTICIPANT OBSERVATION


PARTICIPATORY RESEARCH


PARTNERSHIP FOR HEALTH PROMOTION


PASSIVE INTERVENTION


PATHOLOGICAL


PATIENT


PATIENT ASSESSMENT (RESIDENT)


PATIENT CARE PLANNING


PATIENT-CENTRED CARE


PATIENT-ORIGIN STUDY


PATIENTS’ RIGHTS


PEER COUNSELLING


PEER REVIEW


PEER REVIEW (IN RESEARCH)


PER DIEM


PERCENTAGE


PERCENTILE


PERFORMANCE


PERFORMANCE CRITERIA


PERFORMANCE MEASURE OR INDICATOR


PERSONAL CARE


PERSONAL CARE PLAN


PHARMACY


PHYSICAL ACTIVITY


PHYSICAL THERAPY / PHYSIOTHERAPY


PHYSICIAN


PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT


PILOT STUDY


PLACEBO


PLACEBO EFFECT


PLACEMENT


PLAN OF CARE


PLANNING RATIO


PLURALISTIC SYSTEM


PODIATRY


POLICY FORMULATION


POLYPHARMACY


POPULATION


POPULATION AGEING


POPULATION DYNAMICS


POPULATION PYRAMID


POPULATION-BASED SERVICES


PORTABILITY


POSITIVE AGEING


POSITIVE HEALTH


POST-ACUTE CARE


POTENTIALLY PREVENTABLE ADVERSE OUTCOME


POVERTY LEVEL / LINE


POWER OF ATTORNEY


PRACTICE GUIDELINE


PRE-ADMISSION CERTIFICATION


PRE-EXISTING CONDITION


PRECISION


PREDICTIVE VALUE


PREMIUM


PREPAYMENT


PRESCRIPTION DRUGS


PREVALENCE


PREVALENCE STUDY


PREVENTION


PREVENTIVE CARE


PREVENTIVE MEDICINE


PRIMARY CARE


PRIMARY CARE


PRIMARY PREVENTION


PRIMARY PREVENTION


PRIMARY STUDY


PRIMORDIAL PREVENTION


PRINCIPAL DIAGNOSIS


PRIOR AUTHORIZATION


PRIORITIZATION


PRIVACY


PRIVATE HEALTH INSURANCE


PROBABILITY (P VALUE)


PROCESS


PRODUCTIVITY


PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTABILITY


PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE


PROFESSIONAL SELF-REGULATION


PROFILE ANALYSIS OR PROFILING


PROGRAMME


PROGRAMME BUDGETING


PROGRAMME EVALUATION / REVIEW


PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT


PROJECT


PROMPT ATTENTION


PROPORTION


PROSPECTIVE PAYMENT SYSTEM


PROSPECTIVE STUDY


PROTOCOL


PROVIDER


PSYCHIATRY


PSYCHOGERIATRIC FACILITY


PSYCHOLOGY


PSYCHOTHERAPY


PUBLIC GOOD


PUBLIC HEALTH


PUBLIC SECTOR


PUBLICATION BIAS


QUALITATIVE RESEARCH


QUALITY ASSESSMENT AND PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT PROGRAMME (QAPI)


QUALITY ASSURANCE (QA)


QUALITY CIRCLE


QUALITY CONTROL (QC)


QUALITY IMPROVEMENT / CONTINUOUS QUALITY IMPROVEMENT


QUALITY OF BASIC AMENITIES


QUALITY OF CARE


QUALITY OF LIFE


QUALITY-ADJUSTED LIFE YEARS (QALYS)


QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH


QUARTILE


QUESTIONNAIRE


RANDOM / RANDOM SAMPLE


RANDOM VARIATION / RANDOM ERROR


RANDOMIZATION


RANGE


RATE


RATE REVIEW


RATE SETTING


RATIO


RATIO SCALE


RATIONING


RAW DATA


RE-ORIENTING HEALTH SERVICES


READMISSION


READMISSION RATE


RECURRENT COST


REFERENCE POPULATION


REFERRAL


REFORM


REGISTER


REGRESSION ANALYSIS


REHABILITATION


REHABILITATION HOSPITAL


REHABILITATION SERVICE


REHABILITATIVE


REIMBURSEMENT


REINSURANCE


RELATIVE RISK


RELIABILITY


REMINISCENCE THERAPY


REMOTE ACCESS


REPLICATION


REPRESENTATIVE SAMPLE


RESEARCH DESIGN


RESIDENT


RESIDENT CLASSIFICATION INSTRUMENT


RESIDENT CONTRIBUTION


RESIDENTIAL AGED CARE FACILITY


RESIDENTIAL CARE


RESIDENTIAL CARE SERVICES


RESOURCE MANAGEMENT


RESPIRATORY THERAPY


RESPITE CARE


RESPONSE RATE


RESTORATIVE CARE


RESTRAINT


RETIREMENT


RETIREMENT VILLAGE / RETIREMENT COMMUNITY


RETROSPECTIVE STUDY


REVENUE


RING-FENCING


RISK


RISK APPROACH


RISK ASSESSMENT


RISK FACTOR


RISK MANAGEMENT


RISK POOLING


RISK RATING


RISK SELECTION


RISK SHARING


RISK-BENEFIT ANALYSIS


ROOT-CAUSE ANALYSIS


RURAL


RURAL HEALTH NETWORK


SAFETY


SAMPLE


SAMPLING


SCALE


SCATTER DIAGRAM


SCREENING


SEARCH ENGINE


SECOND OPINION


SECONDARY CARE


SECONDARY CARE


SECONDARY DATA ANALYSIS


SECONDARY PREVENTION


SECONDARY PREVENTION


SECULAR TREND


SELECTION


SELECTION BIAS


SELF CARE


SELF-RATED HEALTH STATUS / PERCEIVED HEALTH STATUS


SELF-RELIANCE / SELF-SUFFICIENCY / SELF-MANAGEMENT


SENILITY


SENIOR APARTMENT


SENIOR CENTRE


SENIOR CITIZEN


SENSITIVITY


SENTINEL EVENT


SERVICE


SERVICE PACKAGE


SERVICE PLAN


SETTINGS FOR HEALTH


SEVERITY OF ILLNESS


SEX RATIO


SHARED SERVICES


SHELTERED HOUSING


SHORT-TERM AGED CARE


SIDE-EFFECT


SINGLE ASSESSMENT PROCESS


SINGLE POINT OF ENTRY


SINGLE-BLIND TRIAL


SITTING SERVICE


SKEWED


SKILLED CARE


SKILLED NURSING CARE


SKILLED NURSING FACILITY


SOCIAL CAPITAL


SOCIAL CARE SERVICE


SOCIAL CONTROL


SOCIAL EXCLUSION


SOCIAL GROUP


SOCIAL INTEGRATION


SOCIAL ISOLATION


SOCIAL NETWORK


SOCIAL NETWORK CARE


SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS


SOCIAL SERVICES


SOCIAL SUPPORT


SOCIAL WORK


SOLO PRACTICE


SPECIAL CARE UNIT


SPECIALIST


SPECIALIZED NURSING CARE NEEDS


SPECIALTY HOSPITAL


SPECIFICITY


SPEECH THERAPY


SPIRITUALITY


STAKEHOLDERS (IN AGED CARE)


STANDARD


STANDARD DEVIATION


STANDARD ERROR


STANDARD POPULATION


STANDARDIZATION


STATE MEDICINE (HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS)


STATISTICAL SIGNIFICANCE


STATISTICAL TEST


STATISTICS


STATUTORY SECTOR


STEWARDSHIP


STRATIFICATION


SUB-ACUTE CARE


SUBSCRIBER


SUPPORT GROUP


SUPPORTED ACCOMMODATION


SUPPORTED HOUSING


SUPPORTED RESIDENTIAL SERVICE


SUPPORTIVE ENVIRONMENT FOR HEALTH


SURROGATE MEASURE


SURVEY / SURVEY INSTRUMENT


SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT


SYMPTOM


SYNTHETIC STUDY


SYSTEM


SYSTEMATIC REVIEW


SYSTEMS APPROACH


SYSTEMS ERROR


TARGETING / TARGET POPULATION / TARGET GROUP


TARGETING / TARGET POPULATION / TARGET GROUP


TEACHING HOSPITAL


TEAMWORK


TECHNOLOGY


TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT


TELEMEDICINE / TELEHEALTH


TELEPHONE ASSURANCE


TEMPORAL TREND


TERMINAL CARE


TERMINAL ILLNESS


TERTIARY CARE


TERTIARY CARE


TERTIARY PREVENTION


TERTIARY PREVENTION


THEORY


TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT (TQM)


TRADITIONAL MEDICINE


TRANSDISCIPLINARY TEAM


TRANSDISCIPLINARY TEAM


TRANSITIONAL CARE


TRANSPORTATION SERVICE


TREATMENT


TREATMENT EFFECT


TREATMENT EPISODE


TREND


TRENDING


TRIPLE-BLIND TRIAL


TYPE I ERROR


TYPE II ERROR


UNDERUTILIZATION


UNDERWRITING


UNIT (OF ANALYSIS)


UNIVARIATE


URBAN AREA


URGENT CONDITION


USER EMPOWERMENT


USER INVOLVEMENT


USER QUALITY


UTILITY


UTILIZATION


UTILIZATION REVIEW


VALIDITY


VARIABLE


VARIANCE


VECTOR


VERTICAL INTEGRATION


VERY OLD PEOPLE


VERY SHELTERED HOUSING


VISITING SERVICE / VISITOR PROGRAMME


VITAL SIGNS


VITAL STATISTICS


VOLUNTARY REPORTING


VOLUNTEER


WARDEN


WEIGHTED DATA


WELFARE SERVICE


WELL-BEING


WHEELCHAIR HOUSING


WITHHOLDING / WITHDRAWING MEDICAL TREATMENT


WORKING CAPITAL


YOUNG OLD


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