TITLE

capitation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p332
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "capitation" is presented. Capitation refers to a form of reimbursement for health care services in which the health insurer assigns a finite number of patients to the care of a subcontracting provider. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21222007

 

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