Definición de capitation en inglés:


Saltos de línea: capi|ta¦tion
Pronunciación: /kapɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n


[mass noun]
  • The payment of a fee or grant to a doctor, school, etc., the amount of which is determined by the number of patients, pupils, or customers that are served: [as modifier]: income from capitation fees
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • An increase in capitation grants to schools of only €50 per pupil would meet the annual insurance costs.
    • By combining several regional groups of physicians, they were able to negotiate capitation payments for large patient populations.
    • Incentives may be aimed directly at individual doctors such as capitation payments, caps on fee-for-service income, and target payments for screening set proportions of a population.


early 17th century (denoting the counting of heads): from late Latin capitatio 'poll tax', from caput 'head'.

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