fee-for-service

Use Fee-for-service in a sentence

fee-for-service

[fee-fer-sur-vis]
adjective
pertaining to the charging of fees for specific services rendered in health care, as distinguished from participating in a prepaid medical practice: fee-for-service medicine.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To fee-for-service
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: fee-faw-fum
Next Definition: fee-simple
Words Near: fee-for-service
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for fee-for-service
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing fee-for-service
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences
Most notably, it's based on the fee-for-service model that produces high costs
  and poor care.
If the programme works properly, doctors can monitor all aspects of care, in
  contrast to the fragmented fee-for-service system.
The doctor is being reimbursed on a fee-for-service basis, so he or she has no
  incentive to reduce the amount of service provided.
There will be no way to pay for health care without moving to a universal
  single payer without fee-for-service.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature