AmeriBen is dedicated to improving the lives of those around us. We have put together a collection of tools and information that will help you enjoy a healthy lifestyle and get the most out of your health benefit plan.

Tools & Calculators

We have put together a valuable collection of online tools and calculators to help you maintain a healthy lifestyle and get the most out of your benefit plan. Below you will find a brief description of each tool and a link you can click to access it.

Healthcare Bluebook
Healthcare Bluebook is a free consumer guide to help you determine fair prices in your area for healthcare services. If you pay for your own healthcare, have a high deductible, or need a service your insurance does not fully cover, we can help. Bluebook will help you find fair prices for surgery, hospital stays, doctor visits, medical tests and much more.

Access Healthcare Bluebook

 

WebMD Symptom Checker
Need information as you determine what to do about your symptoms? Get help figuring them out by answering a series of questions. To get started, click on male or female, regardless of age, then the part of the body that is troubling you.

Access Symptom Checker

 

Ask a Doctor
Type a symptom or condition into this tool and a menu will appear. If you select a topic marked "Virtual Doctor" the tool will interview you and tell you what’s wrong.  It will help you decide if you need to see a doctor, and why.

Access Ask a Doctor

 

Wellness Information

Don't spend hours looking up health and wellness information. We've put together a collection of useful and credible information you can use for reference and research as well as effective programs you can use to improve your health and lose weight.

Real Age Test
What is your real age? You might be surprised to find out your body is biologically older or younger than you are on the calendar. Find out your real age now with a free online test and receive a personalized plan to feel younger.

Take the RealAge Test

 

Healthy Lifestyle Program
Join SparkPeople.com and you will be on your way to lose weight, get fit, and look & feel great. When you join for free you get access to a customized online diet and fitness plan, calorie counter and exercise tracker, fitness demonstrations and videos, and over 100,000 articles and tips.

Start Your Free Customized Program

 

Reliable Health Information
Find health information from A-Z from medical professionals.

WebMD

Mayo Clinic

U.S. Department Of Health and Human Services


Health information from A-Z from medical professionals related to certain diseases.

American Cancer Society

National Cancer Institute

National Health Information Center

American Heart Association

American Lung Association

 

Online Message Boards
Share advice and get support on the health concerns that affect you and your family at WebMD's health message boards.

Browse the WebMD Message Boards

 

Hospital Information

Finding information about the hospitals in your area is as simple as a few clicks. Use these two online tools to get the most out of your hospital visits.

 

Hospital Compare
This online tool was created through the efforts of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), the Department of Health and Human Services, and other members of the Hospital Quality Alliance.

In this tool you will find information on how well hospitals care for patients with certain medical conditions or surgical procedures, and results from a survey of patients about the quality of care they received during a recent hospital stay.

Access Hospital Compare

 

HealthGrades
Perform research on over 5,000 hospitals nation-wide. Access easy to understand ratings for recoveries, complications, and survival rates. You will also find award winning facilities, and ratings on medical procedures and diagnoses.

Start a HealthGrades Search By State

 

 

Diet & Nutrition

An important part of maintaining health and wellness is proper nutrition. Eat healthy with the best information available.

The American Dietetic Association
The American Dietetic Association is the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. ADA is committed to improving the nation’s health and advancing the profession of dietetics through research, education and advocacy.

Access the The American Dietetic Association Website

 

The Calorie Control Council
Access information on cutting calories and fat in your diet, achieving and maintaining a healthy weight, or your favorite low-calorie, reduced-fat foods and beverages, and the ingredients that make them possible.

Access the The Calorie Control Council Website

 

Medical Terms Dictionary

It is important to understand the terms related to medical conditions and diagnoses. Keep up to date on unfamiliar terms with these high quality dictionaries.

 

MedTerms Medical Dictionary
This Medical Dictionary was written entirely by physicians, but was designed to be of use to everyone concerned about health -- their health and the health of those that matter to them. This dictionary is 100% doctor-produced by MedicineNet.com and contains a high degree of professional expertise, reliability, and perspective that is sensitive to the needs of those confronting health issues.

Search the MedTerms Medical Dictionary

 

WebMD A-Z Guide
The medical professionals at WebMD have compiled a comprehensive list of medical terms and topics that is conveniently sorted by alphabetical order. The information is easy to sort and understand.

Search the WebMD Common Health Topics A-Z

Search the WebMD Medical Tests & Tools A-Z

 

Rx & Drug Information

These resources will provide you with information and savings on your prescription drugs.

PharmacyChecker.com
This useful website was founded by a medical doctor in 2003 to help consumers safely save money on medication. It independently checks the credentials of online pharmacies and lets you easily compare drug prices.

Search by Drug Name