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claim

an itemized statement of services and costs from a health care provider or facility submitted to the insured for payment.

claim

As defined by the MDU (Medical Defence Union), the largest carrier for medical indemnity insurance in the UK, a claim is:
(i) a demand for, or an assertion of a right to, compensation or damages; or
(ii) an intimation of an intention to seek compensation or damages.

claim

A demand for compensation Managed care A written request by an insured or assignee–eg, provider for payment of benefits covered by an insurance policy; a bill for healthcare service(s) sent by a provider to the Pt's insurance or health plan, which may review the claim for validity before paying benefits. See Aberrant claim, Electronic billing, Unassigned claim Malpractice A formal statement by a plaintiff alleging that a civil wrong has been committed by a defendant. See Cross claim.

claim

(clām)
A statement from a patient or health care provider presented to an insurance company or HMO for payment for services performed.

claim

(clām)
A statement from a patient of a health care provider presented to an insurance company or HMO for payment.

claim,

n 1. in a juridic sense, a demand of some type made by one person or another.
2. a request for payment under a dental benefits plan.
3. a statement listing services rendered, the dates of services, and itemization of costs. Includes a statement signed by the beneficiary and treating dental professional that services have been rendered. The completed form serves as the basis for payment of benefit.
claim form,
n the form used to file for benefits under a dental benefits program; includes sections for the patient and the dental professional to complete.
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Quinn completed a double when replacing 7lb claimer Jake Payne on Bill Turner's It's Only Business in the 7f claimer.
The ten-runner field assembled for the richest so far this millennium, a pounds 20,000 affair won by Commanding at Ascot in July 2002, was described by our race analyst as "a disappointing bunch", and typically a GB claimer with a win fund of pounds 9,000-plus attracts a field of just eight runners.
Doyle was one of the first jockeys banned under the new whip rules when they were introduced in October and was given a mandatory ten-day ban for her second offence by the Wolverhampton stewards last month after she struck Let Your Love Flow nine times inside the final furlong when the pair landed the 1mf claimer.
30 Wolverhampton Hasn't won since landing a Lingfield claimer in October 2010 but has certainly been put in with a chance by a trainer with a good record in claimers here.
On Tuesday, 7lb claimer Brian Hayes received an 11-day suspension for exceeding the eight-strike limit on the Hanlon-trained Super Collider, who was third at Chepstow.
40 Hamilton SP forecast 5-2 This five-year-old ended a losing run of 31 by winning a weak Lingfield handicap two starts back and has been found a suitable opportunity to make it two wins from his past three outings given that his mark of 68 in this claimer makes him theoretically best in at the weights.
He's going to be hard to place on turf, so this looks a sensible move by connections to try to get a win on the board by dropping him into this winnable allweather claimer.
John Henry and Lava Man are linked as geldings, reformed claimers, Grade I winners on dirt and turf, and -- if Lava Man comes through in today's 10th race -- winners of back-to-back Santa Anita Handicaps.
But Fairplex horses held their own in low-level Oak Tree claiming races (12 for 68, 17 percent, in $10,000 and $12,500 claimers for 3-year-olds and up; four for 22, 18 percent, in claimers for 2-year-olds).