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payment

 [pa´ment]
remuneration in exchange for goods or services.
prospective payment payment to a health care facility at a predetermined rate for treatment regardless of the cost of care for a specific individual patient.
third party payment payment of hospital or other health care bills by a source other than the patient; the most common sources are private or governmental insurance. Called also third party reimbursement.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

de·duc·ti·ble

(dĕ-dŭk'ti-bĕl)
The amount for which the insured is responsible before the health care plan pays; amount usually set on an annual basis.
Synonym(s): annual deductible.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

de·duc·ti·ble

(dĕ-dŭk'ti-bĕl)
The amount for which the insured is responsible before the health care plan pays; amount usually set on an annual basis.
Synonym(s): annual deductible.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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