You shop around for car insurance, for the best price in retail, even for different food brands. But how do you become a better consumer of healthcare? Price shopping and, more importantly, quality shopping for health care can help us to receive the best care, ensure better outcomes, and help reduce the rise of healthcare costs.
With cost transparency tools you can become an advocate of your healthcare, shopping for both doctor quality as well as cost, for prescriptions, procedures and more.
The Compare Cost Tool can perform cost look up services based on your location and health plan. Log into Blue Cross Blue Shield through myCPS.org and click on "Compare Cost Tool".
Members enrolled can review their healthcare options and compare costs. Log into Cigna through myCPS.org and click on “Find a Doctor, Dentist, or Facility” to look up costs.
This online calculator can show you estimates for many common treatments and services.