Essays Tagged: "medical expenses"

Delaying Aging Through Exercise

deII. Benefits to the aging populationA. Longer lifeB. Slowing down the aging processC. Cut down in medical expensesConclusion - reinstates health benefits from essay.The first group of people to util ...

(3 pages) 156 0 3.9 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Medical Malpractice Problems in Florida.

Medical Malpractice insurance covers doctors and other healthcare professionals for liability claims ... essionals for liability claims arising from their treatment of patients. The insurance companies of medical malpractice are charged on two different accounts: non-economic damages, which include pain ... verifiable monetary losses incurred" by the victims of malpractice (Law 1). Within those lines fall medical expenses and loss of wages. There is no way yet to accurately measure the cost of inconvenie ...

(5 pages) 121 0 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Insurance sector in india

eceive reimbursement for losses due to car accidents, theft of property, and fire and storm damage; medical expenses; and loss of income due to disability or death.Insurance business is divided into f ... types of insurance, such as real-estate title insurance, employee surety and fidelity bonding, and medical malpractice insurance.A relatively recent act of Congress allows insurance carriers and othe ...

(20 pages) 158 1 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Cars should be banned in all town centres to control pollution

less traffic there would be fewer accidents, and hence society would save money because of reduced medical expenses. Finally, with no cars in town centres there would be no need for large, ugly car p ...

(1 pages) 29656 2 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Tax Research

sented facts on the case, I have found:ISSUIES:(1) Whether the $6,500 of the award for covering the medical expenses and the $20,000 of the court award for punitive damages are includible in or exclud ... rom the gross income of Ron Thompson.(2) Whether Ron Thompson is entitled to include or exclude the medical expenses of $6,500 as itemized deduction in his federal tax return.RULES:1. Internal Revenue ...

(5 pages) 58 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Accounting

Business problem Analysis in Consumer Driven health Plans

health savings account. A health savings account allows members to save pre-tax dollars to pay for medical expenses. Companies who offer these plans used the theme of "consumerism" to help educate em ... " to help educate employees on the complexity of the plan design. The premise of the plan is to use medical care wisely. With the high deductibles, members are encouraged to shop around for the best r ...

(3 pages) 153 1 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

"Mama Might Be Better Off Dead": The Failure of Health Care Urban America

il his kidneys had reached the point of no return simply because he could not afford to pay for the medical expenses. Our health care system is really sending out the message that if you are not insur ... ther, Cora Jackson, is for the most part insured by Medicare. They pick up the bill for most of her medical expenses, but when it comes to other things that chronically ill people may need such as med ...

(5 pages) 40 0 4.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Safe House

e and have high absenteeism rates. It also puts a strain on taxpayers due to frequent police calls, medical expenses, and court costs.Who are the victims of domestic violence? Victims are mothers, dau ...

(2 pages) 660 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Cost Of Crime

ally. This calculation included tangible losses such as property and productivity losses as well as medical expenses due to the crime. That would amount to a tax of $425 per person in the United State ... iolent crime. What is often the case is that the victims of violent crime must receive some type of medical care. These tangible losses due to violent crime add up to a great deal of money for the vic ...

(9 pages) 43 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law


rly one in five deaths in the U.S. and results in an annual cost of more than $50 billion in direct medical expenses. Nationally, smoking results in more than 5 million years of potential life loss ea ...

(3 pages) 590 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The cost and risks of smoking.

Four hundred thousand deaths a year, fifty billion dollars in medical expenses a year. Why does this nasty habit cause so much harm? Wait, better yet, why do peop ...

(6 pages) 31 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Current Business Research Project Paper

d some scary statistics on what low to middle income people are resulting in doing to pay off their medical bills. It also provides real stories from people who have had to charge their medical debt t ... d its PurposeThe business research was performed on the credit card debt crisis of people that have medical expenses compared to those with debt that are not medically indebted, and examining trends o ...

(2 pages) 233 0 5.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


y one who was working for their family. So, an economical problem existed in their family since the medical expenses in United States are very high. He had demanded to use the method of withholding me ...

(2 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia


y one who was working for their family. So, an economical problem existed in their family since the medical expenses in United States are very high. He had demanded to use the method of withholding me ...

(2 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Euthenasia

The Panama Canal

ellow fever were the main killers. The company would usually lay-off employees with diseases to cut medical expenses. After thousands of deaths year after year the cause was attributed to virus-carryi ...

(3 pages) 28 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


amily and friends, physical limitations, reduced incomes, reduced insurance coverage, and increased medical expenses. However, there is an organization that has been founded to help people fifty and o ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Diet Drugs

weight, which rose 10% when compared to a decade ago. The price tag is about $120 billion a year in medical expenses and lost productivity (Findlay, 2003).More and more pre-packaged food and less and ... the person's motivation, genetics, the drug, and the general circumstances. When used under proper medical supervision and with a diet and exercise program, these pills can be very effective. Accordi ...

(15 pages) 104 0 4.8 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Police and the Public 2005

was the type of crime, severity of the crime, injuries or losses; time and the place of occurrence; medical expenses incurred; number, age, race and sex offender(s); and relationship of offender(s) to ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Lawsuit Against The Tobacco Industry

inton actually filed a suit on the federal level to recover the federal governments smoking related medical expenses. The awards, if any, were to get to strengthen Medicare and other health related pr ...

(3 pages) 24 0 0.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Effects of the Death Penalty

is by killing prisoners we save years or even decades of costs associated with room and board, and medical expenses. According to The Los Angeles Times, It can cost more than $30,000 a year to keep s ...

(3 pages) 27 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues > Death Penalty