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GEHA partner offers expert second opinions treatment decision support
When it comes to making medical decisions, such as if surgery is right for you, you want to be sure.
GEHA has partnered with Best Doctors, an innovative second-opinion service and your go-to benefit for peace of mind. Founded on the ideal that a person's location should not limit the quality of their care, Best Doctors' mission is to bring together the best medical minds in the world to get you the right diagnosis and treatment and can make the most confident medical decisions.
Qualifying conditions for Best Doctors’ services:
- Prostate cancer
- Breast cancer
- Bariatric surgery
- Knee surgery
- Hip surgery
Best Doctors offers you a second opinion from one of the world’s most well-respected doctors. With your permission, they collect your medical records for you and then match your case to the most-appropriate medical expert. That expert reviews your diagnosis and treatment plan in great detail and either confirms your diagnosis and treatment, or recommends a change. There is no need to visit a second doctor or leave home. You'll receive a confidential in-depth and easy to understand report with the expert's findings that you can share with your treating physician if you choose.
If you want a little more help making a surgical decision, you also have free access to one-on-one coaching as well as interactive online educational modules featuring in-depth, easy to follow information about your specific condition.
Best Doctors will equip you with the tools you need to make a confident medical decision. By completing the program, you will be more educated on your condition and all of the treatment options available to you.
If you are facing a qualifying condition and would like to take advantage of the free and confidential Best Doctors service, contact a GEHA Care Management Nurse at 888.216.8246, or you can contact Best Doctors directly online at bestdoctors.com/geha-members or by phone at 866.904.0912.