EmpowerMe Provides Quality and Cost Information to Help Members with Health Care Decisions; ‘Find a Doctor’ Now Includes Quality and Cost Rankings

Tufts Health Plan announced the launch of EmpowerMe, an online cost estimator tool that allows members to more effectively manage their health care costs by providing highly personalized cost information on their medical treatments and out-of-pocket expenses. EmpowerMe allows members to evaluate and compare treatment options, quality and cost information across providers, services and location to make more informed health care decisions based on their personal health plan benefits, needs and budget. Additionally, Tufts Health Plan enhanced their existing ‘Find a Doctor’ search tool to include quality and cost information that can be accessed by members, representing a step forward for offering transparency.