Glossary of terms

Glossary of terms

Allowable Charge - This is the dollar amount typically considered payment-in-full by an insurance company. The Allowable Charge is typically a discounted rate rather than the actual charge. For example: You visit your doctor for the flu. The total charge for the visit...

Plan documents

The information contained in this guide provides a detailed overview of the benefits available to you through DCPS. More information is contained within the formal plan documents. If there is any discrepancy between the information in this guide and the formal plan...