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fee–for–service

noun, often attributive

Definition of fee–for–service

  1. :  separate payment to a health-care provider for each medical service rendered to a patient



1945

First Known Use of fee–for–service

1945


Medical Dictionary

fee–for–service

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noun fee–for–ser·vice \ˌfē-fər-ˈsər-vəs\

Medical Definition of fee–for–service

  1. :  separate payment to a health-care provider for each medical service rendered to a patient—often used attributively <a fee–for–service group plan>




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