We are please to see more low cost telephone-based medical service options (often called “tele-med”) being added to popular health insurance policies. While each health plan is different, this example below was part of a recent advertisement for tele-med services in Value Benefits plans available through Freedom Benefits:
- UNLIMITED NO Cost Consultations
- Only $19.95 / month for Individuals or Families
- 70% of ALL Emergency Room Visits can be treated with MDhotline
- NO Waiting Rooms! The average consultation time is approximately 12 minutes.
- NO Hassle! MDhotline physicians are board certified and available 24 hours per day
, 7 days a week.
- NO Co-Pays or Deductibles