Consumer Expenditure Survey

Section 14 - HOSPITALIZATION AND HEALTH INSURANCE

  1. HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATION

Expenses usually covered in full, or there may be a modest co-payment at the time of your visit.

  1. FEE FOR SERVICE PLAN

You or your insurance company are generally billed after each visit.

  1. COMMERCIAL MEDICARE SUPPLEMENT

Voluntary contributory private insurance plan available to Medicare recipients. Covers the costs of deductibles, coinsurance, physician services, and other medical and health services.

  1. SPECIAL PURPOSE PLAN

Covers only specific health needs. Examples of special purpose health insurance plans are:

Dental Insurance Mental Health Insurance
Vision Insurance Dread Disease Policy
Prescription Drug Insurance

Do not include Medicare Prescription Drug plans.

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Last Modified Date: April 12, 2011

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