Infographic: How to Choose Your Health Insurance


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There's a lot to consider when you're picking a plan. What's included? What is a copay, deductible and coinsurance and how can you use these numbers to choose a plan that will minimize your out of pocket costs? What's the difference between an HMO and PPO, and which works best for your health care needs? It’s normal to have a lot of questions – and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan is here to help answer them. Take a look at this infographic to learn more about how the new individual health insurance plans work. To learn more about the basics of health insurance, visit
For more health insurance tips read our Health Insurance 101 blog series, visit or follow the hashtag #Covered101 on our social channels. If you have a specific question, please submit your query online through our Customer Action Center. Photo Credit: Julien Harnels
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