Find Health Care
As a Blue Cross member, you have access to a wide variety of tools and resources to help you find care.
Find a Doctor & Estimate Costs
Our Find a Doctor & Estimate Costs tool makes it easy for you to find what you need.
- Search for doctors, dentists, hospitals, and other healthcare providers locally and nationally.
- Get cost estimates for over 1,600 procedures.
- Read and write reviews
- Compare up to ten doctors at a time
- And more
Find Lactation Counseling Services
Review our list of providers in our HMO and PPO health care networks who offer lactation counseling services in MassachusettsPrimary Care Providers Outside of Massachusetts
Have a Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts HMO plan but reside in another New England state? Select an option below to search for primary care providers near your home.
- Connecticut, Maine, or New Hampshire: Visit Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield or call our Physician Selection Service at 1-800-821-1388.
- Vermont: Visit Blue Cross Blue Shield of Vermont or call our Physician Selection Service at 1-800-821-1388.
- Rhode Island: Visit Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island.
Our Find an Alternative Care Provider search tool can help you locate alternative care providers like massage therapists, acupuncturists, nutrition counselors, yoga instructors, and more.
For Healthcare Outside of the United States
To find healthcare providers when you are traveling or living abroad download BlueCard Brochure to learn more about your coverage.
You can also visit www.bcbs.com/bluecardworldwide or call 1-800-810-BLUE (2583) for a list of BlueCard, BlueCard PPO, and BlueCard Worldwide participating providers.Blue 20/20 Vision Insurance
Designed to bring you more choice, more value, and more flexibility, including:
- Access to one of the nation's largest vision networks
- Exclusive savings on designer frames, premium lenses and coatings, and contact lenses
- Award-winning customer service
Blue 20/20 providers also offer evening and weekend appointments. To find one, go to www.blue2020ma.com.Davis Vision
Your Blue Cross Blue Shield ID card is your key to 25 percent savings on frames and lenses and 20 percent savings on daily-wear contact lenses (10 percent on disposables) at over 1,500 participating eyewear retailers in New England and more than 13,000 retailers nationwide.
To find a participating Davis Vision eyewear discount provider, search the Davis Vision Eyewear Discount Network on Find a Doctor & Estimate Costs. You can also call 1-800-515-3388 or visit the Davis Vision website at www.davisvision.com. Make sure to have your Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts ID number handy.
Programs & Resources
Emergency Room Alternatives
Depending on how severe your medical concern is, the emergency room isn't always your best option. Nearby retail clinics and urgent care centers can treat many conditions in less time and for less money. Learn about Emergency Room Alternatives and download our helpful guide to find the best fit for your needs. Then visit Find a Doctor to locate the nearest facility.Massachusetts Physician Profiles
Massachusetts was the first state to give patients access to physician profiles for information about the education, training, and experience of all licensed physicians in the Commonwealth.24-Hour Nurse Care Line
When does your child's slight fever become a serious fever? How can you tell the difference between a sprained ankle and a broken one? Should you be applying ice or heat? Wouldn't it be nice to have a medical professional available at any time to offer help with questions like these? Now you can, just by picking up the phone and calling the Blue Care LineSM toll-free at 1-888-247-BLUE (2583).Directions for Children with Special Needs
For children with special health care needs, understanding how and where to go for the right treatment can be challenging. The Massachusetts Department of Health and Human Services provides Directions, an online organizing tool, and a resource guide to help plan and coordinate care for your child.Telehealth: On-demand doctor video visits
When you have urgent health concerns and an in-person visit is not convenient, Telehealth can be an effective alternative to face-to-face visits. You can have brief real-time video visits with a doctor or therapist using your computer, smartphone or tablet for a range of issues. With Telehealth care, doctors or therapists can review patient history, answer questions, and diagnose, treat, and even prescribe medication at their discretion.