Flu season is here, and one important line of defense against this illness is the flu vaccine. Encouraging your clients to get vaccinated is important, but so is ensuring that they have affordable, convenient access to care when they get sick.To get access to high-quality care from home, workplace, or anywhere in-between, your clients can use UPMC AnywhereCare. Care anytime, anywhere
With UPMC AnywhereCare—our telemedicine service—your clients can have a Virtual Urgent Care visit with a high-quality provider 24/7.* All they need is a computer or mobile device.
UPMC AnywhereCare providers can address nonemergency conditions, such as cold and flu symptoms, earaches, and seasonal allergies. They can even send prescriptions to your clients preferred pharmacies when medications are needed. UPMC patients’ electronic medical records will be updated to reflect their UPMC AnywhereCare visits. This keeps their primary care providers informed.
Low-cost, high-quality treatment
UPMC AnywhereCare visits typically cost less than standard urgent care visits, and they are much less expensive than being treated in an emergency department. UPMC Health Plan members can have a UPMC AnywhereCare visit for as little as a $5 copay.**
UPMC AnywhereCare can help your clients get back on their feet and back to work! We encourage you to share this FAQ and this brochure . For hard copies of the brochure and FAQ, contact your account manager or visit Marketing Express via Producer OnLine.
*Patients located in Pennsylvania at the time of the service will have a virtual visit with a UPMC-employed provider. Patients outside of Pennsylvania will receive care from a provider employed or contracted by Online Care Network II PC.
**Check your plan documents for details. Contact your account manager about updating benefit designs to include the $5 copay at your clients next renewal.
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