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English translation: the medical provider will accept ...

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English term or phrase:they accept an assignment of
English translation:the medical provider will accept ...
Entered by: Maria Chmelarova
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16:22 Aug 19, 2010
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Insurance
English term or phrase: they accept an assignment of
sentence: " In addition, benefits will be made payable directly to medical provider assuming that they accept an assignment of benefits from the insured person.

In plain English, if you can, thanks.
Maria Chmelarova
Local time: 12:52
the medical provider will accept ...
Explanation:
"the medical provider will accept the payment that is normally made by the insurer to the insured person"
"Assignment" in insurance practice is the transfer of a right. In this case the right to receive payment from the insurer is transferred from the insured person to the medical provider.
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Samantha Payn
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:52
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Thank you for your help. M.
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the medical provider will accept ...


Explanation:
"the medical provider will accept the payment that is normally made by the insurer to the insured person"
"Assignment" in insurance practice is the transfer of a right. In this case the right to receive payment from the insurer is transferred from the insured person to the medical provider.

Samantha Payn
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:52
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Thank you for your help. M.

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agree  Jack Doughty
47 mins
  -> Thank you, Jack!

agree  jccantrell: Yeah, you sign a form for the insurance to pay the doctor directly and you (the patient) are then OUT of the payment loop.
2 hrs
  -> Thank you, jccantrell!

agree  Stephanie Ezrol
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  -> Thank you, Stephanie!

agree  Phong Le
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  -> Thank you, Phong Le!
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