Locating a Health Care Provider

Last updated: December 6, 2014


Behavioral HealthTreatment Services Locator

Searchable directory of mental health and drug and alcohol treatment programs. Treatment referrals are also available at 1-800-662-4357. (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration)


Directories of Health Care Providers

Links to web-based directories of physicians, dentists, hospitals, clinics, and other health care providers. (National Library of Medicine)


Directory of America’s Hospitals

Find information on a hospital’s location (by region, state, or distance from any ZIP code), type, specialization, and services offered. (American Hospital Association and U.S. News & World Report)



Allows you to search for a physician by name or by medical specialty. (American Medical Association)


Find a Dentist

Searchable database of ADA member dentists. (American Dental Association)


Find an Adult Day Service Near You

Directory of adult day services. (National Adult Day Services Association)


Health Centers

Locate federally-funded health centers that provide care to medically underserved and uninsured people. (Health Resources and Services Administration)


Health Plan Report Card

Health Plan Report Card is an interactive tool designed to help you find the health plan that’s right for you. (National Committee for Quality Assurance)


Home Care or Hospice Agency Locator

Searchable web site for locating home or hospice care providers. (National Association for Home Care & Hospice)


Is Your Doctor Board-Certified

Searchable database of board-certified physicians. (American Board of Medical Specialties)


Medicare-Approved Transplant Centers

Lists of Medicare-approved heart, lung, heart-lung, liver, and intestinal transplant centers. (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)


Medicare Dialysis Facility Compare

Provides detailed informaetion about Medicare approved dialysis facilities. (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)


Medicare Drug and Health Plan Finder

Assists in choosing a plan for Medicare coverage. (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Servicess)


Medicare Home Health Compare

Detailed information about Medicare-certified home health agencies, including home health quality measures. (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)


Medicare Hospital Compare

Provides detailed information about Medicare-certified hospitals, including safety and quality measures. (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)


Medicare Nursing Home Compare

Provides detailed information about the past performance of every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the country. (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)


Medicare Physician Compare

Searchable directory of physicians, medical groups, and other health professionals who participate in Medicare. (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)


Medicare Suppliers of Medical Equipment & Supplies

Find Medicare-approved suppliers of durable medical equipment, prostheses and other prosthetic devices, orthotics, and other medical supplies. (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)


Search for Not-for Profit Aging Services

Find not-for-profit nursing homes and other aging facilities and services. (Leading Age)


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