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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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In total, Fortin says that the WSIB receives between 11,000 and 12,000 disease claims annually, as well as an additional 7,000 to 8,000 "exposure" claims that can include infectious disease exposures every year.
The draft Regulation outlines several principles applicable to all claims: nutritional, functional and health-related claims must not be deceitful, raise doubts over foods not making such claims, affirm or imply that a balanced and varied diet cannot provide sufficient quantity of nutrients.
Will Irish, assistant vice president, Claims, has been promoted to vice president, Claims, with executive leadership responsibility for RLI's Transportation, Non-Transportation Auto and Personal Umbrella product claims.
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These "ex-gratia" claims are paid by the United States under the Foreign Claims Act.
Claim officers recognize the success of their organization comes down to people first and foremost and that starts with the claim-handling staff, said Frank Ramsay, Towers Watson s North American claim management practice lead.
In another, the claims manager failed to take an active role in managing an uninsured motorist claim until over 18 months after a demand for the policy limits had been made.
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Some courts analyze amendments to claims under two distinct doctrines: the general claim doctrine and the germaneness doctrine.
It is important to note that courts have allowed supplemental claims even though the IRS took final action.
Iain Wright, Labour, Hartlepool MP Total claim: pounds 20,910.15 ACA: pounds 4,807.36 Office claim: pounds 10,327.99 The former Apprenticeships Minister's subsistence bills were far lower than colleagues, with claims ranging between pounds 15 and pounds 85.