Glossary

 
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License

A license or permit (or equivalent) to practice medicine or a health profession that is 1) issued by any state or jurisdiction in the United States; and 2) required for the performance of job functions.

Lifetime Maximum

The maximum accumulated payments your health plan will make for covered services rendered to a covered person per lifetime, or the maximum number of days/visits available to a covered person per lifetime for a particular service or services. As of their policy renewal date on or after October 1, 2010, members will have no annual or lifetime dollar limits for essential benefits.

Limitation

Specific circumstances or services listed in the contract for which benefits will be limited.