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Anthem Blue Cross promotes alternatives to expensive emergency room visits
Los Angeles Times

Looking for cheaper alternatives to the emergency room? There are urgent care centers and retail health clinics throughout California that may be all you need. And the state’s largest for-profit health insurer says it has a quick way to find them online.

Anthem Blue Cross has launched its California ER Alternative Finder that allows customers to plug in addresses or Zip Codes through Google Maps to locate nearby medical providers.