Guide To Understanding The Alphabet Soup Of US Health Care Options

If you are often confused about all of the acronyms and similar terms used in health care today, then you are certainly not alone! Understanding the difference between Medicare and Medicaid is always a challenge, just as knowing what COBRA, PPO, etc, really mean. Here is a list of the most common terms and acronyms used to describe the various types of health care in the US to help with your confusion: