patients are heavily influenced by insurance coverage when it comes
to choosing a provider. Health insurance can be a confusing and complicated
topic. Read below for the basic distinctions on types of healthcare
insurance you may have or be eligible for:
Managed care: A system between where physicians, hospitals, and other
healthcare professionals are organized into a network in order to
manage the cost, quality and access to healthcare.
Medicare: A federal health insurance program designed to provide
coverage for the elderly and the disabled.
Medicaid: A federal and state program that provides health coverage
for people with low incomes and limited resources.
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How to Choose a
Talking to Your Provider
Getting a Second
Types of Providers