Better treatment for the lowest out-of-pocket cost
Comparing between locations where you get your next medical procedure — and who performs it — can mean big savings. Your out-of-pocket cost for even relatively simple out-patient procedures can vary dramatically, so it pays to compare!
Fortunately, many health insurance carriers offer their enrollees on-line cost comparison tools that let users estimate the cost of all kinds of procedures, and compare among providers and facilities area-wide.
Here are handy links to insurance carrier’s on-line portals leading to cost comparison tools — you may need member identification information to log on to your particular carrier’s site: