What Are Covered Expenses?

Covered expenses are hospital, medical and other miscellaneous health care costs incurred by the insured that entitle him or her to payment of benefits under a health insurance policy. Found most often in major medical plans, the term defines the type and amount of expense that will be considered in the calculation of benefits.

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