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Pricing Transparency

Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare recognizes the importance of patients' access to information and is committed to helping patients make informed decisions regarding the out-of-pocket cost of their care.

Estimate Your Costs

Use the Cost Estimator tool to estimate your out-of-pocket cost for some of Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare services. Provide your insurance information when prompted for a more accurate cost estimate.

Note: Our online Cost Estimator tool currently supports a limited number of health services that are mandated to meet regulatory requirements. Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare is working diligently to increase the number of shoppable services included in our tool.

Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare is in the process of updating our Cost Estimator tool. In the meantime, you can create a Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare estimate by utilizing the following link.

Cost Estimator »

For a more accurate estimate, please contact the Financial Counseling department at 925.416.3494 or 925.416.3612.

As of January 1, 2021, under the new CMS Pricing Transparency rule, Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare offers a comprehensive machine readable file of our standard charges for your review.

Important note:

  • The available list of standard charges is not a true estimate of your out-of-pocket costs for services at Stanford Health Care - ValleyCare.
  • Your out-of-pocket costs will depend upon actual services that you receive, Stanford Health Care - ValleyCare's negotiated rates with your insurance plan and your insurance coverage.
  • This charge list does not reflect all discounts for which uninsured patients are eligible. These discounts can range from 100%-50%.
  • The payer-negotiated rates in the file do not include alternate rates for claims which may have additional or unexpected services or trauma claims.
  • Multiple services may be included within each procedure represented by a CPT; we are only displaying the negotiated rate for the fixed primary CPT.
  • Services that do not have a fixed payer-specific rate are reflected as variable.
  • Your insurance coverage determines your co-payment, co-insurance percentage, and annual deductible.
  • We encourage you to contact your health insurance representative if you have specific questions related to potential out-of-pocket costs for care per your insurance coverage.

Click to view Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare's machine-readable file of Standard Charges. Charges are effective as of December 4, 2020 and are subject to change.

Download Consumer Guide to Understanding Healthcare Prices (PDF).