point-of-service

point-of-service adj of, relating to, or being a health-care insurance plan that allows enrollees to seek care from a physician affiliated with the service provider at a fixed co-payment or to choose a nonaffiliated physician and pay a larger share of the cost abbr. POS

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  • point-of-service — ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ˈ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ adjective : of, relating to, or being a health care insurance plan that allows enrollees to seek care from a physician affiliated with the service provider at a fixed co payment fee or to choose a nonaffiliated physician and …   Useful english dictionary

  • point-of-service — adjective Date: 1987 of, relating to, or being a health care insurance plan that allows enrollees to seek care from a physician affiliated with the service provider at a fixed co payment or to choose a nonaffiliated physician and pay more… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Point of service plan — A point of service plan, or POS plan, is a type of managed care health insurance system. It combines characteristics of both the HMO and the PPO. Members of a POS plan do not make a choice about which system to use until the point at which the… …   Wikipedia

  • Point of service condition code —   An ISO term. An identification of the condition under which the transaction takes place at the Point of Service. 2n …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • Point of service PIN capture code —   An ISO term. A code indicating the technique and/or maximum number of PIN characters accepted by the Point of Service device used to construct the Personal Identification Number (PIN) Data. 2n …   International financial encyclopaedia

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  • Point of service entry mode —   An ISO term. Two numerics to indicate method by which Primary Account Number was entered into the system and one numeric to indicate entry capabilities. 2n1n …   International financial encyclopaedia

  • Windows Embedded for Point of Service — Windows XP Windows XP, Service Pack 2 Разработчик Семейство ОС Windows NT Исходный код Закрытый код Первый выпуск 25 октября 2001 ( …   Википедия

  • point — 1. (poin ; le t se lie : un poin t important ; au pluriel, l s se lie : des points z importants) s. m. 1°   Douleur qui point, qui pique. 2°   Piqûre que l on fait dans l étoffe avec une aiguille enfilée d un fil. 3°   Nom donné à certains… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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