with regard to health insurance, a fiscal intermediary establishment which renders administrative services, inclusive of underwriting and claims processing, for other parties, but doesn't carry ay insurance risk.
What is THIRD-PARTY ADMINISTRATOR (TPA)?
Written by Pam MS, NCSP | Fact checked by Psychology Dictionary staff
THIRD-PARTY ADMINISTRATOR (TPA): "Third-party administration is beneficial in allowing insured parties to feel certain that their claims are treated with fairness."
About the Psychology Dictionary
Psychology Dictionary is the most comprehensive source of psychology definitions online with over 20K definitions written by our global team of psychiatrist & psychology professionals. ...more