preferred provider organization


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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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But they can all be categorized into four basic groups: traditional indemnity or fee-for-service plans, preferred provider organizations (PPO), point-of-service plans (POS) or health maintenance organizations (HMO).
org/) is the leading national association of network-based preferred provider organizations (PPOs) and affiliate organizations.
A preferred provider organization is a panel of health care providers who individually contract with insurance companies and/or employers to offer health care benefits to their members.
PPOM is a regional preferred provider organization (PPO) based in Southfield, Michigan.
Romeo, who is president of the NY/NJ Regional Chapter of the American Association of Preferred Provider Organizations (AAPPO) and who also serves on the national board of the AAPPO commented, "Realizing the need for a solid approach to handle the soaring costs of workers' compensation, we developed CHN WORKCOM in 1990, offering many of the approaches that the Department of Insurance required as part of our MCO approval.
a leading national managed health care provider, and Premier Preferred Care, a regional hospital-owned preferred provider organization, announced today a contract which will expand CAPP CARE's managed care coverage into the states of New York and New Jersey for the first time.
expand its presence in Cleveland from a preferred provider organization (PPO) to also offering a health maintenance organization (HMO).
is a managed healthcare company offering nationwide utilization management systems and preferred provider organization (PPO) networks in 39 states.
Prime Health Services (Prime Health), a National Preferred Provider Organization (PPO), has announced a strategic alliance with MedRisk, Inc.

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