un·​in·​sured | \ ˌən-in-ˈshu̇rd How to pronounce uninsured (audio) , -ˈshərd \

Definition of uninsured

: lacking insurance : not insured uninsured losses/expenses … millions of US residents remain uninsured— Timothy Stoltzfus Jost

Examples of uninsured in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Reynaldo Arroyo III, 22, of the 2000 block of Clinton Avenue, Berwyn, was charged June 7 with driving while license suspended, speeding and operating an uninsured vehicle following an incident on Route 12 near Honey Lake Road. Chicago Tribune, 20 June 2022 David Caro, 22, of the 4100 block of Raymond Avenue, Brookfield, was charged at 10:35 a.m. March 17 at 47th Street and East Avenue with operating an uninsured vehicle, improper turn, and revoked license. Hank Beckman, chicagotribune.com, 21 Mar. 2022 Also lacking are funds to reimburse doctors treating uninsured patients and to help poor countries control the pandemic. Alan Fram, ajc, 1 June 2022 That contradicts the rules of the program for uninsured patients run by the Health Resources & Services Administration. Anjeanette Damon, ProPublica, 20 May 2022 Millions of uninsured patients will no longer have the protection vaccination confers, and will be denied access to free Covid tests and treatments. Rebecca Weintraub, STAT, 4 Apr. 2022 Last year, the program was able to reimburse $130 million in treatments, testing and vaccinations for uninsured patients. Julie Mazziotta, PEOPLE.com, 29 Mar. 2022 That means the program will stop accepting claims for covid testing and treatment for uninsured patients Tuesday. Lara Farrar, Arkansas Online, 20 Mar. 2022 Providers can also seek federal reimbursement for testing uninsured patients. Kaiser Health News And The Enquirer, The Enquirer, 22 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of uninsured

1799, in the meaning defined above

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“Uninsured.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uninsured. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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