You Can’t Get Good Care - HMO Myth

One of the common myths about HMOs is that you can’t get good care. HMOs have changed over the years. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas reviews this common myth and talks with everyday people who share their thoughts and experiences with HMOs. You’ll learn more about HMOs and whether this myth is true or false. 

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NARRATOR: Are you thinking about getting health care coverage through an HMO? HMOs have changed over the years. Let's take a look at one of the common myths. Do you feel you can get good care with an HMO?
WOMAN 1: You can probably get good care with an HMO. I don't see why you wouldn't get good care with it.
MAN 1: I believe you get good care.
MAN 2: Yes, I got very good care with the HMO.
MAN 3: When my wife did have a baby, it was handled very smoothly, and we were very happy with them.
NARRATOR: In fact, an independent, national study found that HMO members were actually more satisfied with their coverage than PPO members.
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