This fixed, out-of-pocket payment is made by the plan participant at the time a medical service is rendered. For example, there will be a co-pay for a doctor’s office visit or a prescription refill. Co-pays, deductibles and co-insurance make up the total costs you pay toward a claim.

Health plans details and vocabulary can be confusing for you and your ministry — which is why GuideStone created two resources designed to help bring clarity. Learn the key features of our plans on the comparison charts in Health Plans Made Simple and find common health plan vocabulary terms in Learning Your Health Plan’s Vocabulary Can Save You Money


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