Top 5 Terms

These words have been getting the most clicks. Do you see any that you need to understand, too?

  1. out-of-pocket cost
  2. coinsurance
  3. EOB
  4. physical therapy
  5. habilitation services

Term of the Week


Individualized Education Program: A document that lists the services, supports and individualized instruction a child with a disability will receive in school


Initial Enrollment Period: The time when you're first able to sign up for a Medicare plan with Part D coverage

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Uniform Glossary

The Just Plain Clear® Glossary includes all the words in the Uniform Glossary established by the federal government.

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Also known as the Glossary of Health Coverage and Medical Terms. This was jointly developed by the Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services.