Wednesday, October 29
A component of some insurance plans allowing enrollees to visit out of network doctors if they are temporarily away from home.
Tuesday, October 28
Medicare Part B
Section of Medicare that includes medically necessary doctors' services, preventive care, durable medical equipment, hospital outpatient services, laboratory tests, x-rays, mental health and some home health and ambulance services.
Monday, October 27
A health insurance plan already in effect before the provisions of the ACA were implemented that is allowed to continue being offered to enrollees under specific circumstances.
Friday, October 24
Individuals who have health insurance but cannot access needed providers or cannot afford the cost sharing requirements.
Thursday, October 23
A provision of some health insurance plans that allows policy holders to see doctors or specialists without a referral from a primary care physician or 'gatekeeper.'