UK-PPO Factors to Consider
Lower copayments when using UK Healthcare providers for certain procedures.
UK-PPO provides care through a broader network, including UK HealthCare facilities and physicians and the Anthem BlueCross and BlueShield network.
Out-of-network coverage is available.
50% benefit after meeting your deductible when using an out-of-network provider.
Lowest PPO premium; slightly higher premium than HMO.
Covered transplants include kidney, liver, pancreas, kidney/pancreas, heart, lung, heart/lung, bone marrow and cornea transplants.
Deductible does not apply to in-network preventive services.
UK-PPO Summary of Benefits
With the PPO option, participating providers agree to accept Anthem’s determination of reasonable allowable charges as payment in full. The PPO plan provides a large number of providers, including UK HealthCare facilities (such as Chandler Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, and Kentucky Clinics), UK HealthCare physicians and Anthem BlueCross and BlueShield network.
Under either PPO: copayments, deductibles and expenses for mental health and substance abuse do NOT accrue toward the maximum out-of-pocket limit.
Prior authorization is required for the following services: durable medical equipment (over $750), home health care and hospice services and other services as listed in the certificate of coverage.
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