Frequently Asked Questions

What is a PPO?
People—doctors nurses and dedicated caregivers providing easy access to your choice of doctors for quality care at a fair price.    

How does a PPO work?
PPOs put control in the hands of the physician and patient, empowering both and resulting in trust, quality care and confidence.

How do PPOs differ from other managed care services?
PPOs offer consumers extensive choice and access to large groups of physicians and the flexibility to see specialists.

What if I need a specialist?
As with any other doctor in a PPO network, patients can choose their specialist of choice. PPOs are cross-sectional representations of the entire medical community. Specialists are abundant in PPO networks.