Adjusted Community Rating (ACR)
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Adjusted Community Rating (ACR): A rating method under which a health plan or MCO divides its members into classes or groups based on demographic factors such as geography, family composition, and age, and then charges all . . . View Full Definition
Community Rating By Class (CRC): The process of determining premium rates in which a managed care organization categorizes its members into classes or groups based on demographic factors, industry characteristics, or experi . . . View Full Definition
Operating Lease: Short-term, cancelable lease. A type of lease in which the contact period is shorter than the life of the equipment, and the lessor pays all maintenance and servicing costs.
Operating Leverage: Fixed operating costs, which are characterized as leverage because they accentuate variations in profits.