Point of Service POS

The definition of Point of Service POS, and how it fits into the Zenefits Health Insurance Marketplace

What is a Point of Service POS?

A Point Of Service (POS) plan is a type of health insurance plan that a company can offer their employees. It combines elements of HMO plans and PPO plans, in the opposite way that an EPO does.

 

How does a Point of Service POS work?

POS plans usually require you to designate a Primary Care Physician, like an HMO. POS plans offer out-of-network coverage, like a PPO.