Using the PPO Network of your Visitor Insurance Plan

A Preferred Provider Organization or a PPO is a group of doctors, hospitals and other medical facilities that provide health care at reduced rates to the insurer�s and plan administrator�s clients. Insurance companies sometimes require you to use only the members of the PPO network they are associated with. They can deny claims or require higher co payments if you visit a provider outside the network. By using these networks that offer services at pre negotiated discounted rates, the insurance companies keep their costs low. This can also help insurers get more for their plan limits and stretch their coverage […]

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