Summary of Benefits and Coverage, and the Glossary of Health Coverage and Medical Terms

The Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC) provides basic health plan coverage information in a standardized format. The SBC, designed to be a comparison tool for consumers while shopping for health insurance, does not replace the plan benefit summary. The Glossary of Health Coverage and Medical Terms, otherwise referred to as the uniform glossary, defines generic health insurance terms such as deductible and preferred provider.

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