Glossary

Medi-Care

Federal insurance program designed to provide health insurance for those 65 and older, but also provides health insurance for those who are disabled as defined by the Social Security Administration. To be eligible for this under 65, an individual must be receiving SSDI benefits.

Medi-Cal

Program created by the state of California providing health insurance and coverage for those with disabilities & low-income individuals and families. Coverage includes ambulatory patient services, emergency services, hospitalization, mental health, dental, vision and long-term care. Individuals can

Multiple Personality Disorder

Multiple personality disorder is a mental disorder characterized by the maintenance of at least two distinct and relatively enduring personality states.