Know Your Costs (KYC)

At Nao Medical, we believe transparency and affordability are essential to quality healthcare. That’s why we’re proud to offer significantly lower costs than others.

 

Big Box Pharmacies and Hospital-Affiliated Urgent Care: Beware the Inflation Trap!

 

In New York State, many urgent care centers have teamed up to inflate their prices, leaving unsuspecting consumers to foot the bill. These so-called “Big Box Pharmacy-Hospital” Urgent Care centers (and some National Family Care Franchisee owned centers) are contributing to rising costs, and it’s time to be aware.

Pharmacy Chain

Urgent Care Brand

Location(s)

Walgreens

CityMD

Multiple locations throughout NY

Walgreens

Duane Reade Urgent Care

Multiple locations throughout NY

CVS

MinuteClinic

Multiple locations throughout NY

CVS

HealthHUB

Select CVS locations throughout NY

Rite Aid

Rite Aid HealthClinic

Select Rite Aid locations throughout NY

Walmart

Walmart Care Clinic

Select Walmart locations throughout NY

Northwell Health

GoHealth Urgent Care

Select Walgreens locations throughout NY

Mount Sinai Doctors

Mount Sinai Doctors Urgent Care

Select CVS locations throughout NY

Ascension Saint Thomas

Ascension Saint Thomas Convenient Care

Select Walgreens locations throughout NY

Know Your Costs Before You Visit:

  • Self-pay visits: Just $175 for a complete visit.
  • With insurance: You’ll pay 30% to 70% less than the inflated charges typically billed by other urgent care centers.
  • Upfront pricing: No surprises. We clearly explain your costs before you receive care.

Compare and Save:

See for yourself how much you can save compared to Big Box Pharmacy- Hospital-Affiliated urgent care centers:

Insurance Provider

Typical Insurance Approved Charge That Will Pass Through To Your Deductible

Nao Medical Cost

You Save

United Healthcare

$260 + Procedure codes

~$110

$85+

Blue Cross Blue Shield

~$220 to $280 by plan

~$180

$45 to $100

Aetna

~$200

$150

$50+

Empire NYS Plan

$135-140 baseline + CPT codes

Medicare Fee Schedule

$105+

Cigna

$260 baseline + CPT codes

$150

$115+

HealthFirst

$175

$125

$50

GHI

$175

$125

$50

Emblem

$175

$125

$50

Fidelis

105% of Medicare Fee

~85% of Medicare Fee 

$50+

UHC Community Plan

$140

~85% of Medicare Fee

$75+

Your cost at Nao Medical is $175 without insurance. 

Don’t overpay for urgent care.

If you have insurance, choose Nao Medical and get the quality care you deserve at a price that’s fair and transparent and 30% to 70%  lower than Urgent Care visits to Big Box Pharmacy-Hospital-Affiliated Urgent Care Chains.