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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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Caption: * Cynthia Mae Moore's statement of claim was filed with the Court of Queen's Bench in Saint John, N.
The Statement of Claim filed by the Company alleges the actions of Novawest and the Personal Defendants amount to 1) Interference with Economic Interests; 2) Abuse of Process; 3) Civil Conspiracy; and 4) Injurious Falsehood.
The allegations set out in the Statement of Claim are utterly without merit and in the event Devlan proceeds with its action, Infowave will vigorously defend itself.
Hollinger has not been served with a copy of the Statement of Claim in this lawsuit and therefore has not reviewed the particular allegations of the Statement of Claim.
Ungava") announces that it has delivered its Statement of Claim to Canadian Royalties Inc.
As well, in furtherance of a Press Release disseminated on March 19, 2004 pertaining to a proposed arbitration by Ungava Minerals, Canadian Royalties announces that a protocol of arbitration has still not been set, a schedule for the filing of formal documentation has not been set, a hearing date has not been set, but Ungava Minerals just delivered a Statement of Claim seeking: (i) the annulment of the underlying option joint venture agreement in respect of the Expo-Ungava Property; (ii) that a portion of land along the boundary of the Phoenix Property (100% owned by Canadian Royalties) and the Expo-Ungava Property be transferred to Ungava Minerals; and (iii) that Canadian Royalties pay to Ungava Minerals damages in the amount of $516,642.
The Court dismissed both lawsuits on the grounds that the actions abused the process of the Court and disclosed no reasonable cause of action, and ordered that neither plaintiff may amend his statement of claim to again bring these suits before the Court.

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