Meaning of “health maintenance organization” in the English Dictionary

"health maintenance organization" in English

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(Definition of “health maintenance organization” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"health maintenance organization" in American English

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health maintenance organizationnoun [ C ]

us /ˈhelθ ˌmeɪn·tə·nəns ɔr·ɡə·nəˌzeɪ·ʃən/ abbreviation HMO

an organization that employs doctors and other medical people to provide health care to people who pay a fixed amount to the organization rather than an amount based on each service they get

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"health maintenance organization" in Business English

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health maintenance organizationnoun [ C ]

uk us INSURANCE

HMO

(Definition of “health maintenance organization” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)