per capita cap

A proposed method of federal Medicaid funding in which the federal government sets a limit on funding per state enrollee. This method does provide additional funding if enrollment increases, but not if average costs per enrollee increase.

personalized medicine

A medical model that emphasizes the customization of health care to the individual patient. Personalized medicine commonly denotes the use of some kind of technology or discovery that allows a level of personalization that was not previously feasible. Currently, the...