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Tuesday, April 15

Medicaid Expansion

The Affordable Care Act allows states to extend Medicaid benefits to eligible childless adults up to 133% of the federal poverty line.

Monday, April 14

Adjudication

Administrative process for reviewing insurance claims

Friday, April 11

Platinum Plan

The highest actuarial level health plans available through the insurance exchanges, equal to a 90 percent actuarial value. Bronze, Silver, and Gold plans offer lower actuarial values.

Thursday, April 10

Prepaid Group Practice

A form of insurance in which the health care provider is paid a preset amount, in advance, for their services.

Wednesday, April 9

Bundling

Paying for treatment for a medical condition as a single lump sum payment rather than a per-treatment or per-provider payment.

National Health Services Corps (NHSC)

A program providing scholarships and tuition assistance to health professionals operating in community health centers.