claim

(redirected from claimable)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Idioms, Encyclopedia.

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.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

claim

(clām)
A statement from a patient or health care provider presented to an insurance company or HMO for payment for services performed.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

claim

(clām)
A statement from a patient of a health care provider presented to an insurance company or HMO for payment.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
References in periodicals archive ?
"It is likely that only a portion of VAT incurred on such expenses, in proportion to the amount of taxable supplies made over total supplies made (standard method of apportionment), will be claimable," PwC said in a note.
The cost of their monthly premiums is a known factor, so their sole exposure to an unexpected veterinary expense will be ten percent of the actual cost of claimable treatment.
Rotich said under the VAT Act, most of the VAT associated with petroleum products is not claimable due to the exempt status of the products.
Even if you mention a claimable incident that's not your fault, you can lose it.
'This so-called doctrine of 'the substance' seems to me to be nothing more than an attempt to make a man pay notwithstanding that he has so ordered his affairs that the amount of tax sought from him is not legally claimable.' "So, maybe it's the tax havens that are at fault and should be made to charge more tax.
A RECORD PS4.3 million in claimable benefits, tax credits and entitlements have been identified on behalf of Anglesey residents over the past year.
Figures released by Ipsa state that Cardiff South & Penarth Labour MP Alun Michael had his pounds 189.52 bill for photocopier hire turned down on the grounds it was "not claimable."
But people with existing bookings ought to be aware: failure to travel because you didn't have a valid passport will not entitle you to a refund, nor is it claimable on the vast majority of travel insurance policies.
No compensation for industrial injury is claimable in such cases.
As well as the 40p per mile claimable for using your vehicle, either tax-free from your employer or as an expense in your tax return the Revenue also exempt 5p per mile for every passenger you carry whether it's your car or not.
Where a person is employed to care for a family member who is ill, a carer's allowance is claimable and the amount allowable has been increased to pounds 10,000 per annum.