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Payer

The person making a payment to a payee.

Payer

A person or institution that makes a payment. In ordinary transactions, the buyer is the payer, though a third party may be the payer in some circumstances. In bonds and loans, the issuer or borrower is the payer to the bondholder or lender. In equities, a publicly-traded company is the payer of dividends. See also: Payee.
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The healthcare payer services market is dominated by North America, followed by Europe, Asia-Pacific, and the Rest of the World (RoW).
Although the notice provides welcome relief from backup withholding, and some relief from having to separately ascertain when exempt interest is AMT interest, payers will still have to compile and report information on exempt interest paid for the over four months before the statute was enacted.
The physicians entered into a membership agreement (PPA) with NTSP that grants NTSP the right to receive all payer offers and imposes on the physicians a duty to promptly forward payer offers to NTSP.
The defendant drug companies' conspiracy to prevent the sale of the generic version of Cardizem CD denied consumers and third-party payers the opportunity to use a significantly less costly generic equivalent.
Do you presently have business agreements with the payers that I use?
Where the Canadian payer can demonstrate that an affiliated non-resident service provider will incur no net Canadian tax liability as a result of the transaction, no withholding should be required.
The fact is, physicians are themselves increasingly terrified of having their lives turned upside down by making private insurers even more important than they are now--which will result from anything less than a single payer plan.
Pharmaceutical reimbursement efforts improve when drug companies can develop strong narratives for their presentations to payers, according to a recent study by Cutting Edge Information.
What research techniques work best during different product lifecycle stages to ensure national, regional and government payer access for therapies?
Load the reimbursement and other terms of payer contracts into the practice management system.
Payment cards: A "payment card" transaction is one in which a cardholder payer uses a payment card (as defined in Notice 2003-12, Section 4.