The Membership Fee allows us to offer you the innovative digital health tools and value-added services that make PlushCare unique. The Membership Fee is paid to PlushCare, Inc., the healthcare technology and management company affiliated with PlushCare of California, that develops the digital health tools and enhanced services that PlushCare of California, Inc. offers to its members.
The Membership Fee covers costs associated with access to the PlushCare, Inc. proprietary technology platform, which includes but is not limited to benefits such as online appointment booking, online prescription renewal requests, free online messaging with your care team, online care coordination services and more. Members who pay the Membership Fee also have access to time-saving services through the PlushCare Mobile App offered by PlushCare, Inc. including online appointment booking, online prescription renewal requests, free online messaging with your care team, online care coordination services and more.
The Membership Fee also covers costs associated with high-touch and value-added non-medical services including lifestyle and wellness offerings and value-added personal assistance services. The Membership Fee is not a covered benefit under most health insurance plans.
Payment of the Membership Fee is not a prerequisite for receiving medical care. To understand your options for accessing medical services with PlushCare without payment of the Membership Fee, see the Question titled “Can I request limited access to PlushCare?”.
If you have any other questions, please submit a request to the Care Team.