Lab & Imaging

MRI and Lab Discount Card

Smart Choice Card holders can save on lab and imaging services.  Receive discounts of 10% to 60% for MRI and CT scans as well as discounts on blood tests and all other lab testing.  Gain access to the largest panel of radiologists and imaging specialists with over 2,900 outpatient radiology facilities throughout the United States.

 

Lab and Imaging

Imaging

Members receive discounts of 40% to 75%* off usual charges for imaging services while using credentialed radiologists. Members will be matched with the best provider based on type of medical condition, member preferences, and location.

Lab

Members also save 10% to 80% on charges for blood tests and all other lab testing. The network provides affordable lab testing, which leads to proper diagnosis and effective treatment.

Highlights

  • Save 10 to 80% on typical costs for blood tests.
  • Place your order online or by phone.
  • The network will help you find the location of the nearest major clinical laboratory and provide the necessary order.
  • Confidential results available within 24-48 hours on most tests.

*Savings may vary based on geographic location, provider selected and procedure performed.

** Lab benefit not available in MD, NJ, NY and RI.

RSS

Statistics

"Between 1996 and 2010, the use of CT scans nearly tripled, from 52 scans per 1,000 patients to 149 scans per 1,000 patients, and rates of MRI increased fourfold, from 17 scans per 1,000 patients to 65 scans per 1,000 patients." Time, 2012

"For chest pain, advanced techniques such as CT scans and MRI increased 367% in the 1999-2008 period." WebMD, 2010

"There are 7,810 MRI units and 10,335 CT scanners in the U.S." CDC/National Center for Health Statistics, 2011

"MRI, CAT or PET scans were done or ordered in 14% of ER visits in 2007. That's four times as often as in 1996." CDC/National Center for Health Statistics, 2011

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