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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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March 8, 2006: Destiny files statement of claim March 22, 2006: Musicrypt requests Destiny post a bond for security of $20,000 April 12, 2006: Destiny agrees to post a bond of $10,000 for possible costs April 25, 2006: Destiny makes a settlement proposal May 2, 2006: Musicrypt rejects the settlement proposal May 4, 2006: Musicrypt requests particulars on the statement of claim May 30, 2006: Destiny provides particulars on the statement of claim June 6, 2006: Musicrypt files defence and counterclaim About Destiny Media Technologies
The Statement of Claim alleges that during these negotiations, Novawest disclosed to Anglo's representatives certain confidential information concerning Novawest's knowledge and analyses of mineralization trends in the Western Extension and Novawest's intention to explore them.
The Statement of Claim alleges that on May 7, 2002, without prior notice to or consent from Novawest, Anglo and its affiliate Hudson Bay staked numerous claims in the Western Extension.
The Statement of Claim alleges that a Confidentiality Agreement signed by Novawest and Anglo on or about February 8, 2002 with respect to Novawest's then existing claims gives no legal protection to Anglo with respect to the May 10th Claims and gives no legal protection whatsoever to Hudson Bay, who is not a party to the Confidentiality Agreement.
il/) has filed in addition a request to grant leave to effect services of the statement of claim abroad, and on the 10 of September 2002 the district court in Israel has issued an order granting leave to effect service abroad of the statement of proceedings to Hotels Reservations Network.
He reported, "Our lawyers are obtaining a copy of the writ and statement of claim from the Court.
A Material Change Report will be filed in connection with this Press Release to which a copy of the Statement of Claim will be attached.
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.
Wilfred Shaw has filed an amended statement of claim in connection with the $1 billion lawsuit originally filed on September 27, 2002, against BCE Inc.
As part of the agreement among the parties, the plaintiffs in the class action have abandoned their claim for punitive damages (the statement of claim originating the lawsuit sought CDN$30 million in punitive damages).

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