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Benefits Terms & Acronyms

Even employee benefit professionals have to pull out the decoder from time to time to figure out all of the jargon and acronyms used in their field. To help make the alphabet soup of health insurance more understandable, I created a list defining commonly used health insurance terms and benefit program and regulation acronyms.

Employee benefit and other Human Resources professionals—the Traditional Health Insurance Dictionary is for you. Non-HR pros, use the Simplified dictionary.

Click the photos below to view a list of commonly used benefit plan definitions (traditional and simplified) and acronyms.
Traditional Health Insurance Dictionary
Benefits Acronyms
Simplified Health Insurance Dictionary