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CONTRACTUAL ALLOWANCE Definition
CONTRACTUAL ALLOWANCE, in healthcare, is the difference between what hospitals bill and what they receive in payment from third party payers, most commonly government programs; also known as contractual adjustment.
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BANK GUARANTEE is an irrevocable commitment by a bank to pay a specified sum of money in the event that the party requesting the guarantee fails to perform the promise or discharge the liability to a third person in case of the requestors default.
CROSS-AGED RECEIVABLE means all accounts receivable due from a Customer if more than 50% of the aggregate amount of all accounts receivable due from such Customer are aged more than 90 days.