Benefits Terms & Acronyms

Even benefits 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 benefits more understandable, we created a list of commonly used health insurance terms and benefits acronyms and their meanings.

Employee benefit and other Human Resources professionals need to learn insurance company definitions of common health insurance terms. The Traditional Health Insurance Dictionary is for you.

Workers, on the other hand, have to know the terms used in insurance plans, but require a simpler definition than the traditional ones currently provided.

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