fee-for-service

noun, often attributive

Definition of fee-for-service

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

First Known Use of fee-for-service

1945


Medical Dictionary

fee-for-service

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

medical Definition of fee-for-service

: 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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