What Do I Need To Know About Managed Care Insurance Hmo Ppo And Pos Plans

Answer for "What do I need to know about Managed Care Insurance: HMO, PPO, & and POS plans?"

Maryanne Constertina real estate agent
  Executive Realty Group Llc

An HMO provides comprehensive health services to its members for a prepaid fixed fee, equivalent to an insurance premium. A PPO differs from an HMO in that the PPO has no separate physical facility in which to see patients. Patients visit their family physician and community hospital as they normally would, and if these service providers have contracts with the PPO, services will be paid for by the PPO at the contracted rates.

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