Find quality care that's right for you and your family.
Now you can take an active part in your health by choosing the right care at the right time.
We'll help you every step of the way. For example, did you know that doctors and hospitals have quality ratings? Did you know that costs could differ a lot between hospitals for the same type of care? Do you know when it's okay to visit the emergency room?
We can help you understand your care options, narrow them down and choose a care provider with confidence.
View cost and quality information from your phone.
The UnitedHealthcare Health4Me* Mobile app lets you view hospital quality information and estimate detailed costs for more than 500 treatments. It also features a helpful guide of what questions to ask your doctor.
Choosing the type of care.
Remember to always keep your primary care provider informed when using any of the care listed below.
Scheduled Primary Care Provider (PCP) appointments:
Choosing a primary care provider.
We offer tools and information to help you make more informed and confident health care decisions. This includes a doctor’s quality rating and their contact information. It also lets you know if they’re near you, the languages they know and if they’re accepting new patients.
Choosing a hospital.
It’s important to choose a hospital you like and that is convenient for you. But you also should consider the hospital’s quality rating and safety score.
The Leapfrog Group has a Hospital Safety Score program that rates hospitals based on the care they provide.
Leapfrog Hospital Ratings
Use Medicare's Hospital compare tool to find hospitals and compare the quality of their care.
Hospital Compare website
Understanding what care providers are charging.
As a Medicaid member, there’s usually no cost to you for a health care visit. However, it’s good to know that you can get cost information. That’s because some forms of health insurance require members to pay a portion of the cost of care, and you may not always have Medicaid. It’s also an important part of understanding how your benefits work.
Here are the average total costs* of some of the common services that our members use:
*These costs are based on the total health care service costs. This does not mean you will have to pay this amount. The cost you will pay is likely $0, but this depends on your plan and benefits. Please call the number on the back of your ID card if you don’t know what your benefits will cover.