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Understanding Insurance

Insurance can be complicated to understand if you are not familiar with some common insurance terms.  Our billing department has explained some of the things you may want to know about your insurance benefits and procedures.  

Deductible

Co-insurance

Co-payment

Insurance and Patient Responsibility

What is an "Allowed Amount?"

Why Do I Need Remittance Advice, Explanation of Benefits (EOB), or Explanation of Services

Cost Share Obligations

HMO, PPO, EPO, POS, or Fund Insurance Plans

What Is a Managed Care Plan?

What Does It Mean to "Meet the Deductible?"

What Is a Write Off?

Post-Operative Visits

Brandt R Gibson, DPM
Podiatrist, Neuropathy Doctor, Father of 11 and Founder of Mountain West Foot & Ankle Institute