GatorCare reminder: Emergency room visits

For our GatorCare members, thank you for selecting our health plan options and resources! We look forward to serving you and your family well in 2015.

As a reminder, beginning Jan. 1, 2015, a $150 co-payment for emergency room visits will be required in addition to co-insurance costs, but the co-payment will be waived if you are admitted.

To reduce out-of-pocket costs, we encourage you to establish a relationship with a primary care physician and, whenever possible, avoid emergency room visits. There are several options available to GatorCare members for times when you need immediate medical attention:

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