Health care made easy
Get to know the confusing world of health care in a way that makes sense to you. A basic understanding of these words will make it easier for you to use your health plan:
- Network refers to a group of doctors, specialists, urgent cares and hospitals your health insurance company has partnered with.
- Primary care provider (PCP) is the doctor you see first for common health concerns and continuing care.
- Specialist is a provider or doctor who has additional education and clinical training in a special area of medicine.