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Health Information: Hospitals & Health Services

Resources for understanding health conditions and accessing health care

Finding Health Services

Finding the right doctor or health care facility can be challenging, particularly when there are so may factors to consider, such as:

  • which providers are covered by your insurance 
  • whether a provider is accredited
  • what facilities are nearby
  • hours the service is available
  • how comfortable you feel communicating with your doctor

For more advice and tips on how to select a health care professional who is right for you, click on the links below:

MedlinePlus: Choosing a Doctor or Health Care Service

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services: Choosing a Doctor: Quick Tips