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abstract
to pull or extract information from health record
assign benefits
when patient signs document to have insurance paid to healthcare provider
beneficiary
person with medicare, medicaid, or tricare programs
claims clearinghouse
specializes in consolidating claims and simplifying claims
dempgraphic information
name, address, SS number, and employment
encounter form
multipupose billing form, also known as superbill routing form or patient service slip
patient ledger card
accounting form professional service descriptions charges, payments ect..
release of information
patient signs authorizing release of medical records necessary for procedure
small provider
provider service with less than 25 fulltime employeees or doctor good for 1 year
waiver
form to release from particular rule or regulation