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balance

(Amount in excess), noun carry-over, excess, extra, leftover, margin, oddments, overflow, overmeasure, overplus, overrun, oversupply, plus, reliquus, remainder, reeaining portion, remains, remnant, residual, residual porrion, residue, residuum, spare, superfluity, superfluousness, superplus, surfeit, surplus, surplusage
Associated concepts: balance due

balance

(Equality), noun analagousness, comparability, comparableness, comparativeness, correspondence, equalization, equation, equilibration, equipoise, equipollence, equiponderance, equivalence, homeostasis, level, libro, neutralization of forces, parity, stable equilibrium, state of equilibrium, symmetrical scales, symmetry
Associated concepts: balance account, balance of convennence, balance of hardship, balance sheet, balancing equities
See also: adjust, collation, comparison, compatibility, compensate, composure, coordinate, countervail, earnings, equipoise, fairness, moderation, neutralize, offset, overage, par, parity, proceeds, regularity, regulate, remainder, residual, sanity, stabilize, surplus, weigh

BALANCE, com. law. The amount which remains due by one of two persons, who have been dealing together, to the other, after the settlement of their accounts.
     2. In the case of mutual debts, the balance only can be recovered by the assignee of an insolvent, or the executor of a deceased person. But this mutuality must have existed at the time of the assignment by the insolvent, or at the death of the testator.
     3. The term general balance is sometimes used to signify the difference which is due to a party claiming a lien on goods in his hands, for work or labor done, or money expended in relation to those and other goods of the debtor. 3 B. & P. 485; 3 Esp. R. 268.

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OBRA 1989 bans balance billing by participating physicians as well as physician referrals to clinical laboratories in which they have a financial interest.
Balance billing for emergency services has long been a controversial topic among stakeholders.
Medicare Balance Billing Restrictions: Impacts on Physicians and Beneficiaries.
It is not just Medicare patients who are unaware of the prohibition on balance billing.
Federal law prohibits balance billing by providers of services covered by Medicare and Medicaid, but SB 1122 would not prohibit doctors from balance-billing Florida patients.
CLMMRH also implements the No Balance Billing where an indigent patient need not pay a single centavo when discharged since CLMMRH makes use of collaboration of all fund sources so the turn out will be a no balance billing.
Balance billing was another topic addressed and measures were approved asking that the AMA prepare legislation that would allow physicians to balance bill regardless of the payer.
Balance billing has been more prevalent in rural areas, but less prevalent in areas with large poverty populations (Physician Payment Review Commission, 1993).
Since the 1980s, limits on balance billing and requirements that the physician/practitioner must file the Medicare claim meant physicians and beneficiaries could not privately agree to pay outside of Medicare for services covered by the program.
Northridge Emergency Medical Group et al, and declared that balance billing of HMO enrollees who receive emergency healthcare services from non-contracted providers is illegal under California law.
1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller today held a public hearing on the issue of surprise balance billing, an issue where a consumer -- after receiving a service from a health care provider that is in-network for the consumer's health insurance-- receives a bill for a portion of the care.
Even while PhilHealth started to include peritoneal dialysis in its Z package, supporting less than 50 percent of the patient's cost is in violation of PhilHealth's own rule of no balance billing policy," De Jesus said.