C3. Health Insurance and Services

Module C3. Health Insurance and Services of survey KLoSAw3

Label Type Description
C301 Question The next questions are about health insurance, both public and private. First, in public insurance, there are two types of public health insurance: National Health Insurance and Medical Aid. The National Health Insurance System is a public health insurance system for all Koreans residing in the Korean territory. The Medical Aid System is a public health insurance system for the awardees of the National Merit Award and other honorary people as well as people with low incomes. Are you currently covered by the National Health Insurance System or the Medical Aid System?
C302 Question There are two ways to enroll in the National Health Insurance System: through the current employer or community. How did you enroll in NHI, through your current employer or community?
C303 Question If you are insured through your employer, are you the insured person or a dependent family member?
C304 Question If you are enrolled through the community, are you the household head?
C305 Question Who is currently paying your health insurance premiums?
C306 Question What is the average monthly amount of insurance premiums paid into the National Health Insurance System? (unit: 10,000 Korean Won) MW
C307 Question Have you, or the household member who is currently paying your insurance premiums, failed to pay health insurance premiums?
C308 Question How many months have you, or the household member who is currently paying your insurance premiums, failed to pay health insurance premiums? Months
C309 Question Is it Type 1 Medical Aid or Type 2 Medical Aid?
C310 Question Are you covered by any private health insurance to compensate for hospital expenses? Private health insurance means every health insurance, regardless of its type, even including those whose term expired. Please exclude health-related special policy conditions included in pension insurance or whole life insurance.
C311 Question How many private health insurances do you have? Please tell me only those with you as a beneficiary.
C312 Question What is the total amount of insurance premiums you pay each month for these private health insurances? (unit: 10,000 Korean Won) MW
C313 Question Have you received the basic medical checkup covered by the National Health Insurance System or the Medical Aid System in the past two years?
C314 Question Why did you not receive the medical checkup?
C315 Question If others, please specify.
C316 Question Have you ever received any further medical checkup covered by the National Health Insurance System or the Medical Aid System due to problems found in the basic medical checkup?
C317 Question Have you had any other medical checkup using your out-of-pocket money in the past two years?
C318 Question The following questions are about the health care services you have received since the previous interview (2006/2008). Were you ever hospitalized at a hospital, nursing hospital, convalescence clinic, or any other long-term health care facilities after the previous interview? If so, how many times were you hospitalized? (unit: time) time
C319 Question In which health care facility were you hospitalized during your [1st/2nd/..] hospitalization?
C320 Question How many days did you stay at [C319]? (unit: day) [IWER: For example, enter 180 days for 6 months, and 450 days for 1 year and 3 months.] days
C321 Question You have said that you were hospitalized for [C320] days. At that time, how much did you pay for your hospitalization (medical treatment)? (unit: 10,000 Korean won) MW
C322 Question You have said that you paid [C321] MW (10,000 Korean won) for your [C318] rounds of hospitalization (medical treatment). How much did you pay out-of-pocket? Also, how much did your relatives or private health insurances pay on behalf of you? Please include in the private health insurance category any payments that you made and were reimbursed by private health insurances. (unit: 10,000 Korean won) Categories are 1 out-of-pocket payments (C322a), 2 payments by relatives including children and parents (C322b), 3 payments reimbursed by private health insurances (C322c). [IWER: The sum of all items must be equal to [C321] MW.]
C323 Question Did anybody take care of you during your [1st/2nd/..] stay at the health care facility? If so, among the following people who took care of you? Please do not include those who simply visited. (Select multiple responses.)
C325 Question How many days did the caregiver chosen in [C323] take care of you? [IWER: For example, enter 180 days for 6 months, and 450 days for 1 year and 3 months.] days
C326 Question How many hours per day did the caregiver chosen in [C323] take care of you? hours
C327 Question Did you pay [C323] for taking care of you?
C328 Question How much did you pay [C323] for taking care of you? (unit: 10,000 Korean won) MW
C329 Question You have said that you paid [C328] MW (10,000 Korean won) for the caregiver services. How much did you pay out-of-pocket? Also, how much did your relatives or private health insurances pay on behalf of you? Please include in the private health insurance category any payments that you made and were reimbursed by private health insurances. (unit: 10,000 Korean won) Categories are 1 out-of-pocket payments (C329a), 2 payments by relatives including children and parents (C329b), 3 payments reimbursed by private health insurances (C329c). [IWER: The sum of all items must be equal to [C328] MW.]
C330 Question Have you ever received dental care (including denture care) since the previous interview (2006/2008)? If so, how many times did you go to a dental hospital/clinic? (unit: time) [IWER: Enter 0 if R has never made such a visit.] time
C331 Question You have said that you received dental care [C330] times since the previous interview (2006/2008). If so, how much did you pay for your dental care? (unit: 10,000 Korean won) MW
C332 Question You have said that you paid [C331] MW (10,000 Korean won) for your dental care. How much did you pay out-of-pocket? Also, how much did your relatives or private health insurances pay on behalf of you? Please include in the private health insurance category any payments that you made and were reimbursed by private health insurances. (unit: 10,000 Korean won) Categories are 1 out-of-pocket payments (C332a), 2 payments by relatives including children and parents (C332b), 3 payments reimbursed by private health insurances (C332c). [IWER: The sum of all items must be equal to [C331] MW.]
C333 Question Have you ever visited a public health clinic since the previous interview (2006/2008)? If so, how many times did you go to a public health clinic? (unit: time) [IWER: Enter 0 if R has never made such a visit.] time
C334 Question Have you ever visited an oriental medicine clinic since the previous interview (2006/2008)? If so, how many times did you go to an oriental medicine clinic? (unit: time) [IWER: Enter 0 if R has never made such a visit.] time
C335 Question You have said that you went to an oriental medicine clinic [C334] times since the previous interview (2006/2008). If so, how much did you pay for your medical care including the purchase of oriental medicine? (unit: 10,000 Korean won) MW
C336 Question You have said that you paid [C335] MW (10,000 Korean won) for care at the oriental medicine clinic including the purchase of oriental medicine. How much did you pay out-of-pocket? Also, how much did your relatives or private health insurances pay on behalf of you? Please include in the private health insurance category any payments that you made and were reimbursed by private health insurances. (unit: 10,000 Korean won) Categories are 1 out-of-pocket payments (C336a), 2 payments by relatives including children and parents (C336b), 3 payments reimbursed by private health insurances (C336c).[IWER: The sum of all items must be equal to [C335] MW.]
C337 Question Except for your visits to oriental medicine clinics, public health clinics and dental clinics, and hospitalization, have you been to a local clinic or hospital as an outpatient or to an emergency room since the previous interview (2006/2008)? If so, how many times did you go there? (unit: time) [IWER: Enter 0, if R has never made such a visit.] time
C338 Question You have said that you went to a local clinic or hospital [C337] times since the previous interview (2006/2008). If so, how much did you pay for your outpatient care? (unit: 10,000 Korean won) MW
C339 Question You have said that you paid [C338] MW (10,000 Korean won) for your outpatient care. How much did you pay out-of-pocket? Also, how much did your relatives or private health insurances pay on behalf of you? Please include in the private health insurance category any payments that you made and were reimbursed by private health insurances. (unit: 10,000 Korean won) Categories are 1 out-of-pocket payments (C339a), 2 payments by relatives including children and parents (C339b), 3 payments reimbursed by private health insurances (C339c). [IWER: The sum of all items must be equal to [C338] MW.]
C340 Question Has a health care provider visited your house to give you medical treatment since the previous interview (2006/2008)? If so, how many times did you receive such a house call? (unit: time) [IWER: Health care provider refers to nurses, visiting nurse assistants, physical therapists, chemical therapists and oxygen therapists. In other words, caregiver services for the purpose of taking care of patients not of treating them are excluded. If R never received such a visit, then enter 0.] time
C341 Question You have said that you received [C340] house calls since the previous interview (2006/2008). How much did you pay for your house calls? (unit: 10,000 Korean won) MW
C342 Question You have said that you paid [C341] MW (10,000 Korean won) for your house calls. How much did you pay out-of-pocket? Also, how much did your relatives or private health insurances pay on behalf of you? Please include in the private health insurance category any payments that you made and were reimbursed by private health insurances. (unit: 10,000 Korean won) Categories are 1 out-of-pocket payments (C342a), 2 payments by relatives including children and parents (C342b), 3 payments reimbursed by private health insurances (C342c). [IWER: The sum of all items must be equal to [C341] MW.]
C343 Question Have you ever taken prescription medications on a regular basis since the previous interview (2006/2008)? (For example, long term medications such as antidiabetics or hypertension medicine)
C344 Question How much did you pay for your regular prescription medications since the previous interview (2006/2008)? (unit: 10,000 Korean won) MW
C345 Question You have said that you paid [C344] MW (10,000 Korean won) for your prescription medications. How much did you pay out-of-pocket? Also, how much did your relatives or private health insurances pay on behalf of you? Please include in the private health insurance category any payments that you made and were reimbursed by private health insurances. (unit: 10,000 Korean won) Categories are 1 out-of-pocket payments(C345a), 2 payments by relatives including children and parents (C345b), 3 payments reimbursed by private health insurances (C345c). [IWER: The sum of all items must be equal to [C344] MW.]
C346 Question Have you ever purchased (leased) any medical assistance equipment since the previous interview (2006/2008)? For example, it refers to medical assistance equipment for treatment purposes, such as hearing aids or wheelchairs.
C347 Question How much did you pay for purchasing (leasing) the medical assistance equipment since the previous interview (2006/2008)? (unit: 10,000 Korean won) MW
C348 Question You have said that you paid [C347] MW (10,000 Korean won) for purchasing (leasing) the medical assistance equipment. How much did you pay out-of-pocket? Also, how much did your relatives or private health insurances pay on behalf of you? Please include in the private health insurance category any payments that you made and were reimbursed by private health insurances. (unit: 10,000 Korean won) Categories are 1 out-of-pocket payments (C348a), 2 payments by relatives including children and parents (C348b), 3 payments reimbursed by private health insurances (C348c). [IWER: The sum of all items must be equal to [C347] MW.]
C349 Question asked of interviewer [IWER: How often did R receive assistance in answering section C3-HEALTH INSURANCE AND SERVICES?]
C350 Question What is the proxy's relationship to R? If unknown, please ask the proxy. What is your relationship to R?
C322a Question Out-of-pocket payments
C322b Question Payments by relatives including children and parents
C322c Question Payments reimbursed by private health insurances
C329a Question Out-of-pocket payments
C329b Question Payments by relatives including children and parents
C329c Question Payments reimbursed by private health insurances
C332a Question Out-of-pocket payments
C332b Question Payments by relatives including children and parents
C332c Question Payments reimbursed by private health insurances
C336a Question Out-of-pocket payments
C336c Question Payments reimbursed by private health insurances
C336b Question Payments by relatives including children and parents
C339a Question Out-of-pocket payments
C339b Question Payments by relatives including children and parents
C339c Question Payments reimbursed by private health insurances
C342a Question Out-of-pocket payments
C342b Question Payments by relatives including children and parents
C342c Question Payments reimbursed by private health insurances
C345a Question Out-of-pocket payments
C345b Question Payments by relatives including children and parents
C345c Question Payments reimbursed by private health insurances
C348a Question Out-of-pocket payments
C348b Question Payments by relatives including children and parents
C348c Question Payments reimbursed by private health insurances