Days claims payable for the third quarter compared to the prior quarter increased slightly to 39.
What does DCP stand for?
DCP stands for Days Claims Payable (healthcare industry)
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We have 355 other meanings of DCP in our Acronym Attic
- Data Communication Protocol
- Data Compression Protocol
- Data Connection Platform
- Data Connection Protection
- Datagram Control Protocol
- Datalink Control Processor
- Datapath/Control Partitioning
- Dauphin Clinic Pharmacy
- Day Conference Package (various companies)
- Daycare Provider
Samples in periodicals archive:
Days Claims Payable (DCP): DCP for the fourth quarter of 2009 was 38.
Days claims payable for the second quarter compared to the prior quarter increased slightly to 38.
Days claims payable for the first quarter compared to the prior quarter decreased to 40.
The decline in days claims payable is due to the addition of WellCare's PDP products, which carry a lower inherent days claims payable relative to the Company's core business.
The report, titled "Accounting for Medical Costs; Overview of Reserve Analysis," reviews the mechanics of reserve analysis for health insurers and focuses on the value of days claims payable as a useful metric for assessing quality of earnings.
Days claims payable (DCP), excluding provider settlement reserves related to the charge taken in the fourth quarter of 2004 and capitation expenses, increased by 2.
Days claims payable and favorable development in the roll-forward table both demonstrate that we have adequate reserve strength," Piszel added.