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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.
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Caption: * Cynthia Mae Moore's statement of claim was filed with the Court of Queen's Bench in Saint John, N.B.
MacKay decided the statement of claim should be amended by striking out the request for an injunction and the damage claims against the minister and the Prime Minister.
The court appointed adjudicator had been presented with a motion by lawyers representing the band asking the court to strike down a section of the statement of claim or render summary judgement in the case.
According to the statement of claim she was first taken into the care of the provincial agency after being abandoned and found wandering the streets in August 1978 when she was just 11 months old and that over the years she was returned to her mother several times.
In his statement of claim, Zamihan asserted that Mohd Asri's remarks are untrue and defamatory against him, further claiming that the comments were malicious and aimed at harming his publix reputation.
The statement of claim served does not differ from that filed with the Supreme Court of Queensland almost twelve months ago but not served on Australia Pacific LNG until yesterday.
Evidently, her Statement of Claims alleges that Davidar told Rundle that Francis had filed a sexual harassment complaint with Penguin in 2008.
Mr Justice McMenamin made a number of directions including an amended statement of claim be served on Dr O'Leary and adjourned the action to next Tuesday.
The recently departed premier of Ontario, Mike Harris, filed a statement of claim alleging libel against Bell Globemedia Publishing, Inc.
Cancade filed the statement of claim on March 30 at the Thunder Bay office of the Supreme Court of Ontario.
In his statement of claim filed by his lawyer Arun Kasi, Louis was said to have a valid visa then to be in Malaysia until November 7, 2018, and that the four others in the house were a female friend from the Philippines with a proper visa and three individuals invited by the friend.
On June 17, the Pasqua First Nation filed a Statement of Claim in the Federal Court against Canada and Saskatchewan for their failure to properly implement the Saskatchewan Treaty Land Entitlement Agreement and the Pasqua First Nation Treaty Land Entitlement Settlement Agreement.

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