Health Care Value

Cover of Understanding Health Care Prices: A Consumer GuideValue in health care is defined as the quality of a service in relation to the total price paid for the service by care purchasers.

Brookings Health System believes in helping patients understand how health care costs are generated. We also offer services to help patients navigate their health care bills incurred at our facilities. As such, we’ve compiled helpful tools and information within this section to help you understand your out-of-pocket costs and assist you with paying your bill in a timely and responsible manner. Please refer to our High Quality Health Care section for more information on quality.

To help make the best, informed health care choices, we also highly recommend patients read Understanding Health Care Prices: A Consumer Guide from the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA).

Patient Financial Services: Learn about the services Brookings Health System offers to help patients through our billing process.

Understanding Medical Prices: Learn about how health care charges, costs and prices are determined throughout the industry.

Value Comparisons & Prices: See how Brookings Health System ranks compared to state and national averages.