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Telemedicine

Telemedicine

Teladoc
  • Teladoc is a national network of U.S. board-certified, NCQA-certified and state-licensed physicians who use electronic health records, telephonic consultations and online video consultations to diagnose conditions, recommend treatment and write short-term, non-DEA-controlled prescriptions when medically appropriate.
  • Physicians are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, allowing you and your family convenient access to quality care from home, work or on-the-go. Cost of Consultation: Free!
Teladoc Overview How to use Teladoc

Teladoc Highlights:

  • 97% member satisfaction, 91% medical resolution and 97% physician satisfaction
  • Secure, personal and portable electronic health records
  • The average consultation time is 12 minutes.
  • On average, members receive a call back from the physician in 22 minutes.
  • Teladoc guarantees all members will receive a call back from a physician in three hours. (Teladoc physicians successfully completed 99.6% of the consult requests within three hours in the past year.)
  • On average, Teladoc physicians resolve 91% of the calls. The remaining calls are referred to the member's PCP, a specialist, or the ER unless the member is seeking a prescription that is outside the Teladoc scope of service.
  • Pediatric network available
  • No age restrictions

Call Teladoc:

  • When your physician is not available
  • After normal hours of operation
  • For non-emergency care
  • On vacation or business trip

Use Teladoc for non-emergency medical issues such as:

  • Cold or flu
  • Respiratory infections
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Sinus infections
  • Bronchitis
  • Poison ivy
  • Allergies
  • Pink eye

©2016 Teladoc, Inc. All rights reserved. Teladoc and the Teladoc logo are registered trademarks of Teladoc, Inc. and may not be used without written permission. Teladoc does not replace the primary care physician. Teladoc does not guarantee that a prescription will be written. Teladoc operates subject to state regulation and may not be available in certain states. Please visit www.careington.com/teladoc for a complete list of state availability. Teladoc does not prescribe DEA controlled substances, non-therapeutic drugs and certain other drugs which may be harmful because of their potential for abuse. Teladoc physicians reserve the right to deny care for potential misuse of services. Teladoc phone consultations are available 24 hours, 7 days a week while video consultations are available during the hours of 7am to 9pm, 7 days a week.

TVIP - 10/25/17

Dental care

Dental care

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Careington has owned and managed dental networks for 40 years and has recently contracted with DenteMax, another quality dental network provider, to create a "combined" national discount dental network with significant presence. This combined network is known as the Maximum Care Discount Plus Network.

The Maximum Care Discount Plus Network creates one of the largest dental networks nationally with a focus on neighborhood dentists. The network combines the outstanding network management skills of two great organizations and results in discounts of 5% to 60% below the 80th percentile of Reasonable and Customary charges.

Members are able to take advantage of savings offered by leaders in the dental care industry.

Procedure Description Regular Cost* Plan Cost** Savings Amount Savings Percent
Adult Cleaning $132 $60 $72 55%
Child Cleaning $94 $45 $49 52%
Routine Checkup $78 $30 $48 62%
Extensive Oral Exam $136 $50 $86 63%
Four Bitewing X-Rays $89 $40 $49 55%
Composite (White) Filling $210 $98 $112 53%
Crown (porcelain fused to noble metal) $1,498 $781 $717 48%
Complete Upper Denture $2,152 $1,021 $1,131 53%
Molar Root Canal $1,459 $726 $733 50%
Extraction (single tooth) $255 $101 $154 60%

*Regular cost is based on the average 80th percentile usual and customary rates as detailed in the 2018 FAIR Health Report in the Los Angeles, Orlando, Chicago & NYC metropolitan areas.
**These fees represent the average of the assigned DN15 fees in the Los Angeles, Orlando, Chicago & NYC metropolitan areas.
Prices subject to change.

DN15 - 12/28/18

Vision care

Vision Care

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Careington has partnered with the nation's largest eye care provider to help members save 15% to 35% off eye exams and eye glasses. Members will pay no more than the maximum amount shown based on their regional fee schedule. Depending on the doctor's location, the maximum costs and savings will vary.

With over 50,000 participating points of care in retail and medical locations, participating providers will look for more than just vision problems. Preferred providers can detect signs of serious health conditions like glaucoma, diabetic eye disease, high blood pressure and high cholesterol.

Typical Sample Savings*

Benefit Average Cost Without Plan Average Cost With Plan Member Typical Savings
Eye Exam $134 $80 $54
Frame $200 $150 $50
Single Vision Lenses $83 $45 $38
Transition® Lenses $96 $77 $19
Anti-Reflective Coating $76 $45 $31

*These costs and savings are based on regional fee schedule averages. Please visit vspchoiceaccess.com or call (800) 290-0523 for the actual savings in your area.

This plan is not insurance.
Not available in MT, VT and WA.

VSCA - 4/9/14

Lab Services

Lab Services

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  • A simple blood test is necessary for the prevention or early detection of diseases. The earlier a problem is identified, the easier and more likely it is to be treated.
  • DirectLabs (DLS) is the leader in direct access laboratory testing.
  • DLS offers a wide variety of important health and wellness blood chemistry tests at discounted prices, saving members 10% to 80% off regular retail pricing at over 3,000 certified labs nationwide.*

Take charge of your health and wellness and order today! No doctor's visit required.

*Not available in HI, MD, NY, NJ, RI or MA
**ND, SD and VT offer Specialty Lab testing only

DLAO - 10/26/17

Weight Loss

Weight Loss Program

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  • As a member, your dedicated personal coach helps you design an easy-to-follow weight loss plan based on your nutritional needs and activity levels. Your plan involves Profile meal replacement products, healthy grocery store foods, tracking tools and ongoing support from your personal coach.
  • A Profile Certified Coach guides you through your plan while focusing on nutrition, activity, and lifestyle. The ultimate goal is to create simple & effective changes that lead to sustainable results.
  • As a member, you receive a one year Profile membership for just $150. You'll also receive 20% off Profile products, $30 in Profile Cash to get you started and a free Smart Scale with Wi-Fi weight tracking.

PRFL - 10/26/17

Prescriptions

Prescriptions

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Members have access to discounts on most FDA-approved prescription drugs, by simply presenting their discount card to the pharmacist at one of the 57,000 participating pharmacies.* On average, members will save 20% off the retail price on brand name drugs and 40% off the retail price of generic drugs.* Even if you have prescription benefits from your health insurance carrier, you may should compare the costs of the two programs to determine the most savings for you.

For members seeking additional savings along with the convenience of home delivery, our prescription mail-order service is just right!

The Pharmacy Web Tools available online enable members to:

  • Locate participating pharmacies anywhere in the country
  • Find retail pharmacy prescription drug pricing
  • Identify and price equivalent alternative drugs that may have deeper discounts
  • Receive mail-order prescription drug pricing
  • Download and print mail-order forms

*Discounts available at participating pharmacies only.

AGLT - 6/30/17

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Hearing Care

Hearing Care

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  • Save 40% on diagnostic services, including hearing exams, at over 3,800 provider locations nationwide.
  • Hearing aid low price guarantee: If you should find the same product at a lower price, bring us the local quote and we'll not only match it, we'll beat it by 5%!
  • 2 years of free batteries (80 cells per hearing aid, per year)

HRPO - 6/20/17

Alternative Health & Fitness

Chiropractic & Alternative Medicine

Choose Healthy

The ChooseHealthy® program provides members with access to a wide variety of credentialed specialty health care practitioners.

With this program, members can:

  • Receive a 25% discount off regular fees for services from more than 37,000 contracted chiropractors, acupuncturists, massage therapists, registered dietitians, physical/occupational therapists and podiatrists.
  • Access practitioners directly and may change practitioners at any time.
  • Members may browse and purchase a broad selection of health improvement and wellness products fulfilled by the Amazon® online store

Please note that this program is not insurance. You should check any insurance benefits you have before using this discount program, as those benefits may result in lower costs to you than using this discount program. The discount program provides for discount specialty health care services from participating practitioners. You are obligated to pay for all health care services but will receive a discount from those health care practitioners who have contracted with the discount program. The discount program does not make payments directly to the participating providers in the discount program. The discount program has no liability for providing or guaranteeing service and assumes no liability for the quality of services rendered.

ChooseHealthy is a product of American Specialty Health Administrators, Inc., a subsidiary of American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH). ChooseHealthy is a federally registered trademark of ASH and used with permission herein.

Amazon is a trademark of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.

ASH - 8/8/17

Diabetes Supplies

Diabetic Care Supplies

Global Total Health

Global Total Health provides the highest quality diabetic supplies at vastly reduced prices disbursed through a highly sophisticated distribution channel. GTH is dedicated to offering the finest quality FDA-approved and CMS-approved medical products channeled through a highly efficient and effective delivery system. Additionally, GTH offers diabetes prevention/intervention by promoting healthy lifestyle changes to reduce and prevent diabetes.

GTH offers all-inclusive wholesale pricing to members with no shipping or handling fees, priority mailing on all products, the world's most advanced diabetic testing meter and much more.

Global Total Health Services Include:

  • Savings from 52% to 72% off the retail prices of diabetic testing supplies
  • A free talking meter that is simple, easy and accurate
  • Advocate Redi-Code Talking Glucose Meter - 69% off retail price
  • Advocate Redi-Code Test Strips - 56% off retail price
  • Advocate Lancet Device - 67% off retail price
  • Advocate Control Solution - 52% off retail price

Product Highlights:

  • Priority delivery with no shipping or handling costs or fees
  • Wholesale pricing to members that is 57% less than current costs for comparable products and strips
  • The world's most advanced diabetic testing meters
  • Bilingual audio functions in both English and Spanish in all meters
  • Meters with large screen display for greater ease of use for the visually impaired
  • Meters that allow alternate site testing, with small sample size, and no finger pricking
  • Meters that store up to 450 test results, downloadable to a computer in real time

GLTH - 3/11/14

24-Hour Nurse Line

24-Hour Nurse Line

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Carenet's Nurse Line is available 24/7 to assist with members' health concerns. Registered nurses are available to answer general questions, discuss symptoms and provide suggestions on how and when to seek professional treatment.

With nurse triage, members are directed to a facility close to them, saving time and money. Receiving advice from these registered nurses reduces costs, relieves stress and increases productivity.

Carenet's Nurse Line Services Include:

  • Symptom assessment and phone triage
  • Non-urgent care advice
  • Drug and medication information
  • Condition explanations

CRNT - 11/2/17

Counseling

Counseling

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Members and eligible dependents have access to My Personal Counselor, a confidential, telephonic counseling and referral service*. American Behavioral is a national network of professional behavioral healthcare providers that are licensed and credentialed in their area of expertise.

Your counselor will help you identify problems and assist in working through them. The counselor can also determine the best alternatives and, if necessary, make appropriate referrals to other professionals that specialize in your area of concern.

This service offers help in the following areas:

  • Marital and Family
  • Alcohol and Other Drug Dependency
  • Stress and Anxiety Related Issues
  • Grief
  • Emotional Problems

Additional services include:

  • Web-Based Services: Personal Advantage web site contains over 20,000 resources on topics such as emotional well-being, family life, health, financial, legal, personal growth and stress in both English and Spanish versions. There are health risk assessments available that provide individualized reports with suggestions for improvement as well as a variety of professional skill development courses such as Communication or Supervisory Skills Training. For more information, visit http://careington.personaladvantage.com/ca/register.jsp
  • Community Resources: Many times members may need a support group for issues such as divorce, cancer, grief, autism, and alcohol or drug dependency. My Personal Counselor can help you find what you are looking for. *6 one-half hour counseling sessions available per household each year.

ABEH - 7/6/17

Child / Elder Care

Child & Elder Care

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Resources for Living (RFL) provides telephonic counseling and referral services to members to help balance their busy lives. A RFL counselor has a discussion with the member regarding the best services for their needs. The counselor does research and then provides the member with helpful, relevant information about services and programs in their area within three days. Members have access to real, workable solutions and answers to concerns about daily issues with the click of a button or phone call. RFL can find solutions for child care, elder care and many other everyday personal, household and family issues, including (but not limited to):

  • Child care - Childcare centers, family daycare homes, summer camps, nanny/au pair agencies, nursery schools, before and after-school programs, kindergarten classes, care for children with special needs, pregnancy resources and adoption information
  • Elder care and care for adults with disabilities - Home health care, rehabilitation centers, nursing homes, adult day care, transportation services, support groups, meal programs, assisted living, emergency response, independent and assisted living options, Medicare/Medicaid issues and geriatric care management
  • Caregiver support - Help with long-distance caregiving issues, respite services, community resources, support groups and referrals
  • School and college planning - Information and referrals to schools and other educational programs from kindergarten through graduate level at private and public schools
  • Convenience services - Relocation, home cleaning, lawn and landscaping, plumbing, automotive, travel information, pet care, entertainment and dining

WFB - 7/27/16

Health Care Advocacy

Patient Advocacy

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Health Advocate, the nation's leading health advocacy company, helps members and their families navigate the health care and health insurance systems. Health Advocate offers a range of comprehensive services to help members with clinical and administrative issues involving their medical, hospital, dental, pharmacy and other health care needs — saving members time and worry

How Health Advocate Helps:

  • Find the best doctors, hospitals and dentists, and schedule appointments with providers.
  • Answer questions about test results, treatments and medications
  • Assist in the transfer of medical records, X-rays and lab results
  • Locate and research the newest treatments for a medical condition
  • Help resolve insurance claims and assist with negotiating billing and payment arrangements, and related administrative issues

Please note that this service is unlimited, and there is no charge when a member calls for assistance.

HLAD - HLAW - HASA - 12/14/17