Understanding Your Out-of-Network Costs: Tools You Can Use

Tools You Can Use: www.fairhealthconsumer.org

Out-of-network charges can take a large bite out of your pocketbook. This site can help you plan ahead, providing a solid ballpark estimate of your potential expense based on actual provider charges in your local area.

Fair Health is a national independent, not-for-profit corporation whose database of billions of billed medical and dental services powers a free website written for consumers. Its consumer cost estimators give you an informed, comprehensive picture of what medical and dental procedures cost near your zip code. You can use this tool to get an honest real-world cost estimate that you can use to gain an informed understanding of how much you might need to pay in out-of-network costs for specific treatments and procedures.