Glossary of Terms

Referral

A written order from your primary care provider (PCP) for you to see a specialist or get certain medical services. If you do not get a referral first, your health insurance plan may not pay for the services.

Rehabilitative/Rehabilitation Services

Health care services that help you keep, get back, or improve skills and functioning for daily living that have been lost or impaired because you were sick, hurt, or disabled. These services may include physical and occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, and psychiatric rehabilitation services in a variety of inpatient and/or…