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A PPO is a Preferred Provider Organization. Usually, it works like this: The insurance company provides a list of health-care providers who are in its network. If you use one of them, you pay a nominal co-payment, much as you would with an HMO. The doctor agrees to accept whatever the insurance company gives him (or her). If you go OUTSIDE the network, however, you will have to pay a co-insurance, usually a percentage of the doctor's fee, subject to deductibles. So, if you go outside the network and the doctor or lab charges you $1000 and you have a 20-percent co-insurance, you're going to pay $200, assuming you've already met your deductible.

An HMO is a Health Maintenance Organization. When you go to the doctor, you pay a nominal co-payment. Your care is delivered within a group of connected providers, which is helpful if you are not able to keep track of various medications or condition (Medicare patients as an example). Typically, HMO is integrated and patient focused - PPO and other type networks can be fragmented where providers do not directly communicate with each other about the patient and care delivered. POS means Point of Service. It's just like going out of network in the PPO above.

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