Definitions for "In-network provider"
Any health care provider (physician, hospital, etc.) belonging to a specific health plan network. Typically, in-network providers offer significant discounts to members.
A health care provider (such as a physician, dentist, hospital, or laboratory) that enters into a contract with the health plan to provide care at a specified, discounted rate. Typically, the plan options pay more when you receive treatment from a network provider. Also see in-network benefits and in-network care.
A doctor, dentist, hospital or other practitioner who has a contract with a health plan to provide services.