Compare PPO Physicians and Hospitals
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas provides the following tools to help consumers make more informed health care purchasing decisions.
- BlueCompare for Physicians — Using Provider Finder® , consumers can obtain quality-related performance information on physicians in the PPO networks.
- BlueCompare for Hospitals — Using Provider Finder® , consumers can obtain affordability and quality-related performance information on general acute-care hospitals in the PPO networks.
- Blue Distinction — Blue Distinction is a nationwide program that will create an unprecedented level of health care transparency with two goals: engaging customers to enable more informed health care decisions and collaborating with providers to improve quality outcomes and affordability. Blue Distinction is an evolving, ever-changing program that will grow as the health care needs of consumers and employers change.
- Cost Estimator — BCBSTX Members can log into BlueAcess for Members and use the Cost Estimator Tool to compare PPO facilities based on specific diagnoses and procedures.
Provider selection is a very personal choice, so these Web tools are not designed to tell you which health care provider you should select. Rather, these tools are available to assist you in discussing your health care options with your chosen provider. The information provided is based on historical data and is not a guarantee of future performance.