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Health Insurance Glossary

Definitions for common health insurance terms

explanation of benefits

DEFINITION: An explanation of benefits is the insurance company’s written explanation regarding a claim, showing what they paid and what the client must pay. The document is sometimes accompanied by a benefits check.