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Glossary

U

U.S.

The abbreviation for The United States of America.

Usual, Reasonable & Customary (UCR) Fee

A fee reasonably determined by the insurer based on the amount which the physician, dentist, podiatrist, psychologist, clinical social worker, chiropractor, or optometrist, who renders the particular service would charges patients. The fee is within the range of usual fees other physicians, dentists, podiatrists, psychologists, clinical social workers, chiropractors, or optometrists of similar training and experience in a similar geographic area charge their patients for the same service, under similar or comparable circumstances.

U

U.S.

The abbreviation for The United States of America.

Usual, Reasonable & Customary (UCR) Fee

A fee reasonably determined by the insurer based on the amount which the physician, dentist, podiatrist, psychologist, clinical social worker, chiropractor, or optometrist, who renders the particular service would charges patients. The fee is within the range of usual fees other physicians, dentists, podiatrists, psychologists, clinical social workers, chiropractors, or optometrists of similar training and experience in a similar geographic area charge their patients for the same service, under similar or comparable circumstances.