Who prescribes the pill online?

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Company : HeyDoctor
Age limitations : 18-50
Location limitations : Alaska, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming
Consult/Prescription Fee : $15
Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee : Not covered
Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product : Check pharmacy for insurance and Medicaid coverage
Other : Prescriptions are valid between 3-6 months. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire and chat with a physician for an assessment of risks, benefits and appropriate birth control method.

Company : Lemonaid
Age limitations : 18+
Location limitations : Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Virginia, and Washington
Consult/Prescription Fee : $25
Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee : Not covered
Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product : Check pharmacy for insurance and Medicaid coverage
Other : Prescriptions are written for 12 months. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Video visits are required in Arizona, Maryland, Missouri, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina and Virginia

Company : Maven
Age limitations : 13+; users 13-17 yrs must have a parent/guardian accept the website’s Term of Use on the first virtual visit
Location limitations : Certain states may have limitations, website recommends to inquire with the Booking department on service availability
Consult/Prescription Fee : Costs range from $18-$35, depending on the health provider booked
Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee : Not covered
Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product : Check pharmacy for insurance and Medicaid coverage
Other : Maven does not have a platform-wide policy on the length of time prescriptions are valid, and relies on practitioners to use their clinical judgment

Company : Nurx
Age limitations : 12+ (depending on state law);35+ will be prescribed progestin-only pill
Location limitations : California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey,  New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Washington DC, Armed Forces (Americas, Europe, Pacific)
Consult/Prescription Fee : Free
Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee : N/A
Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product : Accepts most forms of insurance; coverage depends on plan. Pills start at $15/month without insurance. Medicaid accepted in California, Illinois, and Texas.
Other : Prescriptions are valid for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Does not require or offer video visits.

Company : Pandia Health
Age limitations : Accessible at any age, per CA state law
Location limitations : California
Consult/Prescription Fee : $39 for home delivery; $59 for pharmacy pick-up
Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee : Not covered
Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product :Pill packs starts at $20/month without insurance but may be covered by insurance, although co-pay or deductibles vary depending on plan and brand of product selected. Pandia Health accepts all forms of insurance, including Medi-Cal. Does not accept Kaiser.
Other : Prescriptions are valid for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire, which is reviewed by a doctor before a prescription is written. The doctor may contact the patient if there are any questions or concerns.

Company : Planned Parenthood Direct
Age limitations : Accessible at any age, per CA state law; 35+ can only order a progestin-only pill
Location limitations : California
Consult/Prescription Fee : Free
Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee : N/A
Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product : Pills are $20 per pack. Insurance is not accepted.
Other : Prescriptions are valid for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Does not require or offer video visits.

Company : PlushCare
Age limitations : 18+ (under 18 must have guardian approval)
Location limitations : Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey,  New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming
Consult/Prescription Fee : $99 without insurance; free with insurance
Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee : Covered
Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product : Check pharmacy for insurance coverage. Medicaid accepted only in California.
Other : Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Requires video visits.

Company : PRJKT RUBY
Age limitations : 18+
Location limitations : Alaska, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana,  Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico,  New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Consult/Prescription Fee : Free
Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee : N/A
Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product : Pills are $20 per pack. Insurance is not accepted.
Other : Initial prescription is valid for 3 months; if there are no issues after these first 3 months, a patient can auto-refill their prescription for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Video consultations required in Arkansas, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Vermont, and West Virginia.

Company : The Pill Club
Age limitations : 12+ (depending on state law)
Location limitations : Arizona, California, Illinois, Nevada, Pennsylvania, and Washington
Consult/Prescription Fee : Free with insurance, $15 without
Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: Covered, but may require co-pay depending on plan. The Pill Club will cover the fee if insurance does not.
Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product :Insurance may cover medication. Without insurance, pills start at $15/pack. Accepts most insurance plans including Medi-CAL and Family PACT. Accepts most Medicaid in Washington and Medicaid in Illinois.
Other : Prescriptions are valid for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. No video consultations offered or required.

Company : Virtuwell
Age limitations : 18-34; EC offered to women 18-59
Location limitations : Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Wisconsin
Consult/Prescription Fee : $49
Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee : Covered, but may require co-pay or deductible depending on plan. Medicaid not accepted.
Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product : Check pharmacy for insurance coverage
Other : For new users of birth control, an initial prescription is for 3 months; if there are no issues after these first 3 months, a 12-month prescription can be provided. For previous or current users of birth control, a 12-month prescription can be issued. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. No video consultations offered or required.

Company : 121doc Online Clinic
Company Location : UK
Age limitations : 18+
Other limitations : Australia, Brazil, Israel, New Zealand, Switzerland, and UK only

Company : euroClinix
Company Location : UK
Age limitations : 18+
Other limitations : Australia, Brazil, Israel, New Zealand, Switzerland, and UK only

Company : Lloyds Pharmacy (formerly DrThom)
Company Location : UK
Age limitations : 18+
Other limitations : UK only

Company : PharmaDoctor
Company Location : UK
Age limitations : 17+
Other limitations : UK, Denmark, Germany, and Sweden only

Company : Women Help Women
Company Location : UK
Age limitations : n/a
Other limitations : Areas except: American Samoa, Antarctica, Austria, Belarus, Bouvet Island, British Indian Ocean Territory, Canada, China, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Greenland, Guam, Guinea Bissau, Heard and McDonald Islands, India, Kosovo, Netherlands, North Korea, Tuvalu, United States, United States Minor Outlying Islands, Virgin Islands (USA)

Company : Women on Web
Company Location : Netherlands
Age limitations : n/a
Other limitations : Countries without access to safe abortion only

Company
Age limitations
Location limitations
Fees and Insurance (US only)
18-50
Alaska, Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

Consult/Prescription Fee: $15

Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: Not covered

Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product: Check pharmacy for insurance and Medicaid coverage

Other: Prescriptions are valid between 3-6 months. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire and chat with a physician for an assessment of risks, benefits and appropriate birth control method.
18+
Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Virginia, and Washington

Consult/Prescription Fee: $25

Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: Not covered

Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product: Check pharmacy for insurance and Medicaid coverage

Other: Prescriptions are written for 12 months. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Video visits are required in Arizona, Maryland, Missouri, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Carolina and Virginia.
13+; users 13-17 yrs must have a parent/guardian accept the website’s Term of Use on the first virtual visit
Certain states may have limitations, website recommends to inquire with the Booking department on service availability

Consult/Prescription Fee: Costs range from $18-$35, depending on the health provider booked

Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: Not covered

Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product: Check pharmacy for insurance and Medicaid coverage

Other: Maven does not have a platform-wide policy on the length of time prescriptions are valid, and relies on practitioners to use their clinical judgment.
12+ (depending on state law); 35+ will be prescribed progestin-only pill
California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Washington DC, Armed Forces (Americas, Europe, Pacific)

Consult/Prescription Fee: Free

Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: N/A

Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product: Accepts most forms of insurance; coverage depends on plan. Pills start at $15/month without insurance. Medicaid accepted in California, Illinois, and Texas.

Other: Prescriptions are valid for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Does not require or offer video visits.
Accessible at any age, per CA state law
California

Consult/Prescription Fee: $39 for home delivery, $59 for pharmacy pick-up

Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: Not covered

Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product: Pill packs starts at $20/month without insurance but may be covered by insurance, although co-pay or deductibles vary depending on plan and brand of product selected. Pandia Health accepts all forms of insurance, including Medi-Cal. Does not accept Kaiser.

Other: Prescriptions are valid for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire, which is reviewed by a doctor before a prescription is written. The doctor may contact the patient if there are any questions or concerns.
Accessible at any age, per CA state law; 35+ can only order a progestin-only pill
California

Consult/Prescription Fee: Free

Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: N/A

Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product: Pills are $20 per pack. Insurance is not accepted.

Other: Prescriptions are valid for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Does not require or offer video visits.
18+(under 18 must have guardian approval)
Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland,  Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

Consult/Prescription Fee: Free with insurance, $99 without

Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: Covered

Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product: Check pharmacy for insurance coverage. Medicaid accepted only in California.

Other: Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Requires video visits.
18+
Alaska, Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virgina, Washigton, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

Consult/Prescription Fee: Free

Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: N/A

Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product: Pills are $20 per pack. Insurance is not accepted.

Other: Initial prescription is valid for 3 months; if there are no issues after these first 3 months, a patient can auto-refill their prescription for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Video consultations required in Arkansas, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Vermont, and West Virginia.
12+ (depending on state law)
Arizona, California, Illinois, Nevada, Pennsylvania, and Washington

Consult/Prescription Fee: Free with insurance, $15 without

Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: Covered, but may require co-pay depending on plan. The Pill Club will cover the fee if insurance does not.

Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product: Insurance may cover medication. Without insurance, pills start at $15/pack. Accepts most insurance plans including Medi-CAL and Family PACT. Accepts most Medicaid in Washington and Medicaid in Illinois.

Other: Prescriptions are valid for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. No video consultations offered or required.
18-34; EC offered to women 18-59
Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Wisconsin

Consult/Prescription Fee: $49

Insurance Coverage of Consult Fee: Covered, but may require co-pay or deductible depending on plan. Medicaid not accepted.

Insurance Coverage of Contraceptive Product: Check pharmacy for insurance coverage.

Other: For new users of birth control, an initial prescription is for 3 months; if there are no issues after these first 3 months, a 12-month prescription can be provided. For previous or current users of birth control, a 12-month prescription can be issued. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. No video consultations offered or required.
18+
Australia, Brazil, Israel, New Zealand, Switzerland, and UK only
18+
Australia, Brazil, Israel, New Zealand, Switzerland, and UK only
17+
UK, Denmark, Germany, and Sweden only
n/a
Areas except: American Samoa, Antarctica, Austria, Belarus, Bouvet Island, British Indian Ocean Territory, Canada, China, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany, Greenland, Guam, Guinea Bissau, Heard and McDonald Islands, India, Kosovo, Netherlands, North Korea, Tuvalu, United States, United States Minor Outlying Islands, Virgin Islands (USA)
n/a
Countries without access to safe abortion only

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* It is possible state laws and online prescriber policies may have changed since this chart was last updated on June 12, 2018.