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fee schedule

(in U.S. managed care) the specific dollar amount to be charged for each service offered.

fee sched·ule

(fē skedjūl)
A listing of the fees normally charged by a given health care provider for specific therapies and procedures provided.

fee schedule

A list of charges for health care services. Health care providers keep fee schedules in their offices to specify the amount of compensation they want for providing selected services. Managed care organizations and other medical insurance providers publish lists representing the maximum charges they will reimburse for the same services. In many instances, the reimbursement offered by insurers is less than that charged by health care providers.
Synonym: fee sheet
See also: schedule

fee sched·ule

(fē skedjūl)
A listing of the fees normally charged by a given health care provider for specific therapies and procedures.
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Our fee schedule is also available on our Web site for your information--click on the copyright menu link to "Copyright Permission Fee Schedule.
Payments under the physician fee schedule are limited to a few health professions.
The new fee schedule was announced this month because it will apply to campers making reservations as of January 2, 2004, for the month of July 2004.
Good news for physicians: The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services won't be collecting overpayments that resulted from a 2-month delay in the 2003 physician fee schedule.
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The City Council of Fort Worth, Texas, has tentatively approved a new pay-as-you-throw fee schedule.