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capitation

a tax levied on the basis of a fixed amount per head
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Vice Chancellors' chairman Prof Francis Aduol said the current capitation is not even enough to run the universities for a month.
COURSE BOOKSSimilarly, the capitation for cost of operations is Sh6,000 per student, totalling Sh15.
The Northern Ireland Weighted Capitation Formula is a statistical tool used by the Health and Social Care Board to inform how much money is allocated to Health and Social Care commissioners across Northern Ireland for Primary Care prescribing.
Also, under the proposed changes, no school will be allowed to charge any capitation fee ( directly or indirectly) from the students.
The HSE had continued to make capitation payments to GPs in respect of these card holders after their deaths.
The capitation payment amount is calculated by Federal government actuaries to compensate health care providers fairly while, at the same time, incentivizing them to be efficient in the provision of medical care to their patients.
Capitation reimbursements pay a fixed amount per person regardless of the care this person receives.
Under a capitation system physicians receive an up-front, lump sum of money based on the number of patients under their care, but independent of the number of services provided to each patient.
Yet, for a variety of reasons the capitated payment systems did not transform the health care system and the popularity of capitation waned in subsequent years.
Hours before the CBI officials took him for questioning from the temple precincts, IT officials, who have launched a state-wide raid against medical and engineering colleges which take capitation fee, seized Rs 13 crore cash from Adhi Parasakthi Medical college.
After everything was brought to attention, Jagathrakshankan who was the Chairman of Balaji Medical College had said in June this year that Capitation fees is banned in the college and that he had no connection with any college.
HCPro said it will create a new managed care unit, including NHI's newsletters, that will focus on payors and vendors affiliated with payors, such as disease management, capitation and consumer-driven healthcare.