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reimbursement

 [re″im-bers´ment]
a compensation or paying back; see also payment.
third party reimbursement third party payment.

reimbursement

[rē′imburs′mənt]
Etymology: L, re + im, in; Fr, bourse, purse
a method of payment, usually by a third-party payer, for medical treatment or hospital costs.

reimbursement

Managed care Payment by a 3rd party–eg, an insurance company, to a hospital, physician, or other health care provider for services rendered to an insured/beneficiary. See Prospecitve reimbursement, Third-party payer.

reimbursement,

n payment made by a third party to a beneficiary or dental professional on behalf of the beneficiary toward repayment of expenses incurred for a service covered by the contractual arrangement.
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The board approved $5 million to reimburse hospitals for costs accrued in 12 months through Saturday.
Many companies providing automobiles to their salespeople for business use have adopted policies that require the employees to reimburse the company for any personal use of the vehicle or require the company to report the value of the personal use as additional compensation on the employee's Form W-2.
SANTA CLARITA - Local film industry watchers welcome a new state program that offers to reimburse production companies some costs of filming on public property.
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In addition, the employer can setup and manage member portfolios and accounts; view collected funds and outstanding claims; set and manage account limits; and reimburse accounts electronically.
The legal dispute dates back to 1980, just after voters approved a constitutional amendment requiring the state to reimburse local governments for things it requires them to do and after the state passed a comprehensive special education law that was similar to federal law.