No, PrimaCare Direct does not offer prescription drug coverage. Prescription drug coverage is usually included with a major medical plan and coverage normally begins before reaching your deductible. You can also take out a separate prescription drug policy, if needed.
Group: Pricing & Coverage FAQ's
Are emergency room visits or surgery included in the plan?
No, trips to the hospital are not included with your membership. Federal law requires that you carry a major medical policy to cover the cost of any needed hospital expenses.
How many visits each month are included in my membership?
You are able to see your doctor as many times as you need each month. There are no restrictions for the number of doctor visits and the monthly cost is the same.
Will I be able to choose my own doctor?
Yes, you will be able to see the doctor of your choice and can switch doctors at any time. Your primary physician can be from any of PrimaCare’s clinic locations.
Do all clinic locations offer the same benefits?
All of our clinics will offer you the same base benefits listed on the Costs & Services page of this website. Some clinics do offer additional services. If you have a specific service or need, please call 612-444-6600 and we will help you find a clinic that matches your individual needs.
Where are your clinic locations?
We have numerous clinic locations throughout the state of Minnesota. Click here to view our clinics and providers or call 612-444-6600 to speak to a representative about finding the clinic nearest to you.
What type of care is covered?
Primary and preventative care, wellness care, chronic disease care and specialty care coordination are all included in your membership.
Is PrimaCare Direct cheaper than normal medical insurance?
Yes, PrimaCare Direct’s monthly fee is typically less expensive than conventional medical insurance. Also, PrimaCare Direct does not have any deductibles or copays allowing you to see your doctor as many times as needed for no extra money.
How much does it cost to enroll in PrimaCare Direct?
The cost is $75 per member. If a family has more than four members, each additional immediate family member will receive a complimentary membership. The mandatory 2% MNCare state tax is included in your membership fee.