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preferred provider organization

noun care plan, comprehensive health plan, controlled medical coverrge, discounted health membership group, discounted provider network, network of medical care providers, orranization of medical providers: supervised medical services, plan organizationSpecifically: employer-sponsored plan
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Asia Pacific emerged as the largest regional PPO market and accounted for 52.
To produce the epoxy resin/PPO blend with the controlled phase morphology and high physical performances, the chemical functionalization of PPO chains is adopted.
For this calculation, let's assume the rental PPO and the national carrier PPO both have the same inpatient hospital discount of 45 percent of the total billed charge (a $45,000 discount on a total billed charge of $100,000).
When I recently told a friend that my doctor sees me within 24 hours, then serves me coffee in the waiting room and sees me five minutes after arrival, his jaw dropped; he's still waiting for his PPO doctor to see him for a potentially serious illness that he reported six weeks ago.
CIGNA HealthCare of Indiana, Indianapolis, operates, HMO, PPO and POS programs in Indiana.
Aetna is offering individuals and their families five standard PPO plan designs.
No one else offers anything like PPO RapidResource," said Joseph Driscoll, president and CEO of Private Healthcare Systems, Inc.
CCN, formerly Community Care Network, is a PPO covering 58,480 Indiana group-health enrollees throughout 92 counties with 2,411 physicians and 101 participating hospitals and 191 other facilities in Indiana.
At the center of PPO Direct is a series of promotional activities that connects health insurance plans and other potential payors with key information about and access to PPO network companies.
EX series azo exothermic blowing and nucleating agents for processing PP, PE, PPO, HDPE, PS, polyolefins, and styrenics yield better efficiency in price/MI of gas, high gas pressure, and maximum density reduction.
Arnett Managed Health Plans, Lafayette, provides a full range of managed-care services mainly in north-central Indiana through HMO, PPO and POS options.