Number of enterprise clients that received products/services during the reporting period where no direct payment was provided to the organization at the time of service but for which the organization expects to be reimbursed.
Unit Referenced within Metric Definition
IRIS metric citation
IRIS, 2016. Client Organizations: No Direct Payment (PI8952). v4.0.
Organizations should footnote all assumptions used as well as the types of enterprises that were clients using Client Type (PD7993).
This metric includes client organizations that received products/services where no out-of-pocket payment was provided and for which the organization expects to be reimbursed by third parties (e.g., insurance).
This metric should capture the unique number of client organizations that received products/services and made no direct payment irrespective of whether these clients may have also received services during the reporting period for which they made out-of-pocket payments.