Additional services (other than room and board charges) such as X-rays, anesthesia, lab work, etc. Fees charged for ancillary care such as X-rays, anesthesia, and lab work. This term may also be used to describe the charge made by a pharmacy for prescriptions which exceed the health insurance plan's maximum allowable cost (MAC).
Fees above and beyond room and board associated with hospitalization. May include x-rays, lab work, anesthesia and other procedures. May also refer to actual fee charges. This term can also include prescriptions which go beyond an insurance planâ€™s Maximum Allowable Cost (MAC.)