THIS USER ASKED 👇
Harry has medical insurance through an hmo. he would like to see a podiatrist about the foot pain he has been having. what is the first step he will have to take in order to see his podiatrist? a. schedule a visit to a specialist out-of-network b. get a referral from his primary care physician c. arrange a meeting with his hmo provider d. get a hospital to diagnose his condition
THIS IS THE BEST ANSWER 👇
HMOs require a referral from the primary care physician before covering a specialist visit. A podiatrist is considered a specialist.