Who prescribes the pill online?

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Company : Alpha Medical
Age limitations : 18+
Location limitations :Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Tennessee, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Hampshire, North Carolina, South Carolina, South Dakota, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming
Consult/Prescription Fee : $10
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance) : Pills start at $15 a pack
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Accepts insurance, but not from: Medicaid, Tri-Care, Cigna, Kaiser, Navitus, Express Scripts 
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed : Birth control patch, birth control ring, and emergency contraception
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services : STI testing, screening and counseling for breast cancer, HIV, cervical cancer, mammogram and pap smear scheduling, endometriosis treatment, and menstrual care
Other Information : Prescriptions are valid for 12 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 : Blink Health
Age limitations : 18-49
Location limitations :Alaska, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming
Consult/Prescription Fee : $5
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $9.95 a pack
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Accepts insurance  
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring, emergency contraception
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A
Other Information : Only available for women who have taken birth control pills before. Packs comes in either a 1month or 3-month supply – can be auto-refilled each month. Must subscribe to a $9.95 monthly subscription that covers free shipping and access to online doctors. 

Company : Hers
Age limitations : 18-50
Location limitations : All 50 states and Washington, D.C. 
Consult/Prescription Fee : $5
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills cost a flat rate of $30 per pack
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Insurance is not accepted
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: N/A
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: Treatment for yeast infection and genital herpes
Other Information : Prescription length can vary depending on pill type. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire and consult with a health care provider in order to receive prescription treatment. 

Company : HeyDoctor
Age limitations : 18-50
Location limitations : Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming
Consult/Prescription Fee : $20
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Birth control services cost aflat rate of $25
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Insurance may be used when retrieving medicine from pharmacy, depending on the pharmacy.
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A
Other Information : Prescriptions are valid between 3-12 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 : 18-49
Location limitations : All 50 states and Washington, D.C. 
Consult/Prescription Fee : $25
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $15 a pack for home delivery (cost may vary if picking up at a pharmacy)
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Accepts insurance
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: Treatment for urinary tract infection
Other Information : Prescriptions are written for 12 months. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. 

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 : All 50 states and Washington, D.C. 
Consult/Prescription Fee : Costs range from $2070, depending on the type of health care provider booked (physician, nurse practitioner, mental health provider, etc.)
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Depends on pharmacy price
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Check pharmacy for insurance and Medicaid coverage
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A
Other Information : 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 : 13+ (Depending on state law)
Location limitations : Alabama, California, Colorado, Washington, D.C., Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin
Consult/Prescription Fee : $15
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): $15
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Accepts most forms of insurance; coverage depends on plan. Medicaid accepted in California, Illinois, and Texas.
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, ring, and shot, emergency contraception
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: PrEP (for PrEP, Medicaid is accepted in Texas, Illinois, California, North Carolina, and New York), STI testing and treatment, and HPV screening
Other Information : Prescriptions are valid for a year with automatic refills. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Requires video consultations in accordance with some state laws.  

Company : Pandia Health
Age limitations : Depending on state law
Location limitations : Arizona, California, Florida, Texas, and Wyoming 
Consult/Prescription Fee : $20
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $15 a pack
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Pills may be covered by insurance, although co-pay or deductibles vary depending on plan and brand of product selected. Pandia Health accepts most forms of insurance, including Medi-Cal. Does not accept Kaiser, Cal Optima, LA Care, Humana, Sunshine Health, or StayWell.
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A
Other Information : Prescriptions are valid for 12 months. 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 : 12+ (Depending on state law)
Location limitations : Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin
Consult/Prescription Fee : $0 when ordering by mail; $15-25 for pharmacy pick up (cost varies by state) 
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $15 per pack (cost varies by state)
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Insurance is not accepted for mail order. For prescriptions sent to the pharmacy, check pharmacy for insurance and Medicaid coverage. 
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, ring, and shot, emergency contraception
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: UTI Treatment
Other Information : Prescriptions are valid for 12 months. Patients must complete a health assessment, and some states require a video consultation.

Company : PlushCare
Age limitations : 18+ (under 18 must have guardian approval)
Location limitations : All 50 states and Washington, D.C. 
Consult/Prescription Fee : $20 or less with insurance, $99 without
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $18 per pack
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Check with pharmacy or consult their online insurance checker to determine insurance coverage. 
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, ring, shot
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: PrEP and STI testing
Other Information : Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Requires an initial video or phone visit with a provider.

Company : PRJKT RUBY
Age limitations : 18+
Location limitations : Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, 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, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming 
Consult/Prescription Fee : Free
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills are a flat rate of $20 per pack
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Insurance is not accepted. Can use Flexible Savings Account (FSA) card.
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Emergency contraception
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A
Other Information : Initial prescription is valid for three months; if there are no issues after these first three months, a patient can auto-refill their prescription for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. 

Company : The Pill Club
Age limitations : 12-44 (depending on state law)
Location limitations : Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Washington, D.C., Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming
Consult/Prescription Fee : Free with insurance, $15 without
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Covered but may require co-pay, depending on plan
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $9 per pack
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Insurance may cover medication. Accepts most insurance plans including Medi-CAL and Family PACT. Takes select Medicaid plans in certain states.
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control ring and emergency contraception
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A
Other Information : Prescriptions are valid for 12 months. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. 

Company : Simple Health
Age limitations : 13+ (Depending on state law)
Location limitations : Alabama, California, Connecticut, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming
Consult/Prescription Fee : $20
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $15 per pack
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Accepts almost all major insurance plans and Medicaid in some states.
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch and ring, emergency contraception, and internal condoms
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A
Other Information : Prescriptions written for 12 months. Services offered to minors 13+ (with exceptions specific to certain state laws). Will let you know if medication is covered by insurance before the order is processed, giving you a chance to opt out if you don’t want to pay out of pocket. 

Company : Twenteight Health
Age limitations : 16-49
Location limitations : Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania 
Consult/Prescription Fee : $20
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Not covered
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $16 a pack
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Accepts all major insurance, including Medicaid
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, ring, and shot, emergency contraception
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A
Other Information : Prescriptions are valid for 12 months. Automatic refills. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Optional (free!) phone call with a doctor available. Can add emergency contraception to your first birth control order – often $0 with insurance, $30 without. 

Company : Virtuwell
Age limitations : 18-39
Location limitations : Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Virginia, and Wisconsin 
Consult/Prescription Fee : $54 without insurance
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : Covered, but may require co-pay or deductible depending on plan. Medicaid not accepted.
Pill Cost (without insurance): Depends on the type of birth control prescribed, the pharmacy chosen and insurance coverage. Not included in $54 consult fee.
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Check pharmacy for insurance coverage.
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch and ring, emergency contraception
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: Treatment for urinary tract infection, bacterial vaginosis, mastitis, genital herpes, and yeast infection 
Other Information : 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 with a blood pressure reading. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. 

Company : Wisp
Age limitations : 13+ (Depending on state law)
Location limitations : All 50 states (shipping to Alaska is not free) 
Consult/Prescription Fee : Free (some pharmacies may charge a fee of $5-20 at pickup)
Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee : N/A
Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $11 per month. First month free for new subscribers.
Insurance Coverage of Pill : Accepts insurance
Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Emergency contraception
Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: STI testing and treatment for urinary tract infection, bacterial vaginosis, genital herpes, and yeast infection 
Other Information : Prescriptions are valid for three months. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. 

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

Company : euroClinix
Company Location : UK
Age limitations : 18+
Other limitations : Brazil, 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 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 : Zava
Company Location : Germany
Age limitations : 18+
Other limitations : Germany

Company
Age limitations
Location limitations
Fees and Insurance (US only)
18+
Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Tennessee, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Hampshire, North Carolina, South Carolina, South Dakota, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

Consult/Prescription Fee: $10

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered  

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $15 a pack 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Accepts insurance, but not from: Medicaid, Tri-Care, Cigna, Kaiser, Navitus, Express Scripts  

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring, and emergency contraception 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: STI testing, screening and counseling for breast cancer, HIV, cervical cancer, mammogram and pap smear scheduling, endometriosis treatment, and menstrual care 

Other Information: Prescriptions are valid for 12 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. 
18-49
Alaska, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming

Consult/Prescription Fee: $5

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered 

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $9.95 a pack 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Accepts insurance  

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring, emergency contraception

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A  

Other Information: Only available for women who have taken birth control pills before. Packs comes in either a 1month or 3-month supply – can be auto-refilled each month. Must subscribe to a $9.95 monthly subscription that covers free shipping and access to online doctors.
18-50
All 50 states and Washington, D.C. 

Consult/Prescription Fee: $5

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills cost a flat rate of $30 per pack 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Insurance is not accepted 

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: N/A 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: Treatment for yeast infection and genital herpes 

Other Information:Prescription length can vary depending on pill type. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire and consult with a health care provider in order to receive prescription treatment.
18-50
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

Consult/Prescription Fee: $20

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered  

Pill Cost (without insurance): Birth control services cost a flat rate of $25 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Insurance may be used when retrieving medicine from pharmacy, depending on the pharmacy. 

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A 

Other Information: Prescriptions are valid between 3-12 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. 
18-49
All 50 states and Washington, D.C. 

Consult/Prescription Fee: $25

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered  

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $15 a pack for home delivery (cost may vary if picking up at a pharmacy) 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Accepts insurance 

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: Treatment for urinary tract infection  

Other Information:Prescriptions are written for 12 months. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. 
13+; users 13-17 yrs must have a parent/guardian accept the website’s Term of Use on the first virtual visit
All 50 states and Washington, D.C. 

Consult/Prescription Fee: Costs range from $2070, depending on the type of health care provider booked (physician, nurse practitioner, mental health provider, etc.) 

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered  

Pill Cost (without insurance): Depends on pharmacy price 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Check pharmacy for insurance and Medicaid coverage 

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A 

Other Information: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.
13+ (Depending on state law)
Alabama, California, Colorado, Washington, DC, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin

Consult/Prescription Fee: $15

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered  

Pill Cost (without insurance): $15 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Accepts most forms of insurance; coverage depends on plan. Medicaid accepted in California, Illinois, and Texas.

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, ring, and shot, emergency contraception 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: PrEP (for PrEP, Medicaid is accepted in Texas, Illinois, California, North Carolina, and New York), STI testing and treatment, and HPV screening 

Other Information:Prescriptions are valid for a year with automatic refills. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Requires video consultations in accordance with some state laws.
Depending on state law
Arizona, California, Florida, Texas, and Wyoming 

Consult/Prescription Fee: $20

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee:Not covered 

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $15 per pack 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Pills may be covered by insurance, although co-pay or deductibles vary depending on plan and brand of product selected. Pandia Health accepts most forms of insurance, including Medi-Cal. Does not accept Kaiser, Cal Optima, LA Care, Humana, Sunshine Health, or StayWell. 

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, birth control ring 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A 

Other Information:Prescriptions are valid for 12 months. 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.
12+ (Depending on state law)
Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin

Consult/Prescription Fee: $0 when ordering by mail; $15-25 for pharmacy pick up (cost varies by state)

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered 

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $15 per pack (cost varies by state) 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Insurance is not accepted for mail order. For prescriptions sent to the pharmacy, check pharmacy for insurance and Medicaid coverage.  

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, ring, and shot, emergency contraception 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: UTI treatment 

Other Information:Prescriptions are valid for 12 months. Patientsmust complete a health assessment, and some states require a video consultation.
18+(Under 18 must have guardian approval)
All 50 states and Washington, D.C. 

Consult/Prescription Fee: $20 or less with insurance, $99 without

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Covered 

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $18 per pack 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Check with pharmacy or consult their online insurance checker to determine insurance coverage.  

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, ring, shot 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: PrEP and STI testing 

Other Information: Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Requires an initial video or phone visit with a provider.
18+
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, 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, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

Consult/Prescription Fee: Free

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered 

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills are a flat rate of $20 per pack 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Insurance is not accepted. Can use Flexible Savings Account (FSA) card. 

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Emergency contraception 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A 

Other Information: Initial prescription is valid for three months; if there are no issues after these first three months, a patient can auto-refill their prescription for a year. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. 
12-44 (Depending on state law)
Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Washington, D.C., Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

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

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Covered but may require co-pay, depending on plan 

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $9 per pack 

Insurance Coverage of Pill:Insurance may cover medication. Accepts most insurance plans including Medi-CAL and Family PACT. Takes select Medicaid plans in certain states.

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control ring and emergency contraception 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A 

Other Information:Prescriptions are valid for 12 months. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. 
13+ (Depending on state law)
Alabama, California, Connecticut, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

Consult/Prescription Fee: $20

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered 

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $15 per pack 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Accepts almost all major insurance plans and Medicaid in some states. 

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch and ring, emergency contraception, and internal condoms 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A 

Other Information:Prescriptions written for 12 months. Services offered to minors 13+ (with exceptions specific to certain state laws). Will let you know if medication is covered by insurance before the order is processed, giving you a chance to opt out if you don’t want to pay out of pocket.
16-49
Florida, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania 

Consult/Prescription Fee: $20

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: Not covered 

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $16 a pack 

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Accepts all major insurance, including Medicaid 

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch, ring, and shot, emergency contraception 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: N/A 

Other Information:Prescriptions are valid for 12 months. Automatic refills. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire. Optional (free!) phone call with a doctor available. Can add emergency contraception to your first birth control order – often $0 with insurance, $30 without.
18-39
Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Virginia, and Wisconsin 

Consult/Prescription Fee: $54 without insurance

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

Pill Cost (without insurance):  Depends on the type of birth control prescribed, the pharmacy chosen and insurance coverage. Not included in $54 consult fee.  

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Check pharmacy for insurance coverage. 

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Birth control patch and ring, emergency contraception

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: Treatment for urinary tract infection, bacterial vaginosis, mastitis, genital herpes, and yeast infection   

Other Information: 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 with a blood pressure reading. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire.
13+ (Depending on state law)
All 50 states (shipping to Alaska is not free) 

Consult/Prescription Fee:Free (some pharmacies may charge a fee of $5-20 at pickup)

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: N/A 

Pill Cost (without insurance): Pills start at $11 per month. First month free for new subscribers.

Insurance Coverage of Pill: Accepts insurance

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: Emergency contraception

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: STI testing and treatment for urinary tract infection, bacterial vaginosis, genital herpes, and yeast infection 

Other Information: Prescriptions are valid for threemonths. Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire.
18+
Brazil, Switzerland, and UK only
18+
Brazil, Switzerland, and UK only
16+
Australia

Consult/Prescription Fee: Free

Insurance Coverage of Consult/Prescription Fee: N/A 

Pill Cost (without insurance): $55 year-long membership plus pharmacy cost  

Insurance Coverage of Pill: N/A 

Other Contraceptive Methods Prescribed: N/A 

Other Sexual and Reproductive Health Services: Fertility tests and planning, pregnancy and birth consultation, postpartum and breastfeeding consultation 

Other Information: Patients need to fill out a health questionnaire and have a text-based consultation with a health care provider.
17+
UK 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
18+
Germany only

 

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*It is possible state laws and online platform policies may have changed since this chart was updated on December 14, 2020. 

*Contraceptive services are legally available to ALL people under 18 in Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington, and WyomingALL people 14 and older in Hawaii and Pennsylvania; and SOME people under 18 in Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Vermont, West Virginia. 

The following states do not have an explicit policy on whether people under 18 have the authority to consent to contraceptive services: North Dakota, Ohio, Rhode Island, and Wisconsin. 

Physicians may (but are not required to) inform a young person’s parents about their use of contraception in Delaware, Hawaii, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Montana, and Oregon. ¹ 

Video consultation required in Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, and Wisconsin. ² 

 

¹ Guttmacher Institute. (2020, October 1). Minors’ Access to Contraceptive Services. Retrieved from https://www.guttmacher.org/state-policy/explore/minors-access-contraceptive-services# 

² Center for Connected Health Policy. (2020, October 16). Current State Laws and Reimbursement Policies. Retrieved from https://www.cchpca.org/telehealth-policy/current-state-laws-and-reimbursement-policies