A statement made by the insured regarding the extent of the claim, in accordance with the conditions of the policy.
A document that outlines the nature and extent of an insured loss, the amount of insurance coverage the Insured has purchased to cover losses of that nature and the settlement amount to indemnify the Insured.
Documentary evidence required by an insurer to prove a valid claim exists. It usually consists of a claim form completed by the insured, and for health insurance claims by the insured's attending physician. For medical expense insurance itemized bills must also be included.