At times, it can be very difficult to see through the muddy waters of healthcare reform. Regardless of the laws that regulate American medicine, we know that you make it your highest priority to find quality pediatric care for your child when they are ill or injured. However, after the storm has passed, you would like to hope that your child’s recovery will not be accompanied by a $2,000 price tag.
Because Urgent Care for Kids is a true urgent care center, the co-pay for a visit is typically between $20 and $50*. While insurance plans vary, this is a far cry from the typical emergency room co-pay that ranges from $150 to $500 with subsequent bills of $500 to $2,500, depending on services rendered. Urgent Care for Kids also offers a cash-pay discount for those who are uninsured or have a high deductible.
Though the rules surrounding healthcare may continue to change, the peace of mind that comes from knowing there is a local resource like Urgent Care for Kids is priceless. Urgent Care for Kids—Why should your child wait behind adults?
*Not all insurance plans are the same. Check with your insurance provider to find out the contracted urgent care co-pay rate for your plan.*