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PA

Physician assistant

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NP

Nurse practitioner

2

CAP

Claims assistant professional

3

NPP

Non-physician practitioner

4

Eligibility

Checking healthcare coverage

5

Cash flow

Amount of money available for practice

6

Ethics

Moral standards

7

Multiskilled Health practitioner

Trained in many areas, crosstrained

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Insurance billing specialist

Title for insurance billing specialist

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Medical billing representative

Title for insurance billing specialist

10

Reimbursement specialist

Title for insurance billing specialist

11

Senior billing representative

Title for insurance billing specialist

12

Coinsurance

Insured pays certain percent of fee

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Contract

Legal and binding written agreement

14

Coordination of benefits

Considered when patient had moved than one insurance

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Copayment

Amount of money patient pays at visit

16

Deductible

Amount of money paid annually by patient

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Emancipated minor

Under 18, legally make own insurance decisions

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Preauthorization

Determined if covered and medically necessary

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Pre-existing conditions

Condition prior to policy effectiveness

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PPO

Preferred provider organization

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Premium

Cost of insurance coverage

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Subscriber

Contract holder of policy

23

COBRA

Consolidated omnibus budget reconciliation act

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Nonpar

Non-participating