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Also known as: flexible spending account

A benefit plan that lets workers put pre-tax dollars in special accounts to help pay medical costs, child care, and other health services

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Uniform Glossary

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Also known as the Glossary of Health Coverage and Medical Terms. This was jointly developed by the Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services.