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BULLDOG URGENT CARE

Student Healthcare

Student Healthcare made easy with BULLDOG URGENT CARE

OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK · 365 DAYS A YEAR · WALK-INS WELCOME

Benefits of membership:

Servicing the area around and near The University of Georgia.  The Student Healthcare Plan is designed to make healthcare affordable for individuals who need urgent care, have a high deductible on their insurance plan, or have no health insurance. Individuals with chronic medical conditions that need monitoring or ongoing prescriptions will benefit tremendously by being a member of the Student Healthcare Plan.

While Student Healthcare Plan is not insurance; nor does it meet requirements for the Affordable Healthcare Act, it connects you to a growing BULLDOG URGENT CARE medical practice and covers the services you need most. You get direct access to affordable Student and urgent care services, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

By joining the Student Healthcare Plan, you will be taking a proactive stance to promote your own health and well-being.  You will not be turned away from membership due to a preexisting condition, due to what type of insurance you carry, or if you have insurance.

Student healthcare plan

What is the Student Healthcare Plan?

You will have access to Student and urgent health care at BULLDOG URGENT CARE near the University of Georgia. You will be taking a proactive stance to promote your own health and well-being.

What does it cost?

Your annual membership cost is $588.00. Your membership fee may be paid by monthly with a $49.00 auto draft from your credit card. The membership in Student Healthcare Plan is an annual membership. After a year, you may cancel your membership. Cancellation of the membership must be received in writing 60 days before the annual renewal date.

How do I enroll?

Become a member in the Student Healthcare Plan by completing a Membership Enrollment Agreement and Payment Authorization Form, and providing an initial payment for the first month in cash, debit card, or Visa, Mastercard, or Discover. There is no application fee. Membership goes into effect upon review of these documents and receipt of the first payment.

What does the Student healthcare plan provide?

  • An experienced, dedicated staff committed to a high level of care and service
  • Open until midnight 7 days a week, 365 days a year
  • No appointment necessary for well care or urgent care visits
  • 5 visits a year for treatment of an illness or maintenance of a medical condition and prescriptions written per appointment as necessary. Covered visits must be made during regular operating hours of the specific clinic you are visiting. (See “What is Covered Page” as additional testing, prescriptions, and services may result in additional costs). A Utilization Fee of $20 will be charged for each urgent /Student care visit. One of your visits may be used for an Annual Physical Exam with a utilization of $29 which includes lab testing outlined below.
  • Annual Physical Exam with the following labs for a Utilization Fee of $29 can be used in place of one of your five covered visits. Labs include:
    • Fasting Lipid Profile checking cholesterol level
    • Urinalysis testing for blood, bilirubin, urobilinogen,
    • TSH testing thyroid function ketones, protein, nitrite, glucose, pH, specific
    • PSA for men screening prostate gravity, leukocytes
    • CBC/Complete Blood Count testing white blood cell
    • Comprehensive Metabolic Panel testing blood count, hemoglobin/hematocrit and platelet count electrolytes, liver, and kidney functions
    • Fecal Occult Blood testing which screens for colon cancer
  • After 5 visits included with membership have been used, patients may see our Provider at a discounted rate of 20% for treatment, prescriptions, and tests.
  • Annual flu shot
  • 1 urine pregnancy test, per year, if indicated
  • EKG: 50% Discount
  • X-rays: 50% discount
  • Annual PAP Smear (If Applicable): 50% discount
  • Medical Supplies and Equipment dispensed: 50% discount
  • Prescriptions: 20% discount on medications dispensed in our clinic
  • Tests and Procedures: 20% discount
  • Chronic Condition Management: Diabetes, hypertension, weight management
  • Office Procedures: sutures, wound care, simple fracture care, incision and drainage, asthma treatment and rehydration.
  • Care coordination and referral to specialists

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, we are accepting new patients.

Yes, we see children of all ages.

Yes, we accept “walk-ins, no appointment is necessary to visit our clinic. You may visit any clinic during its normal hours of operation.

No, we are not an insurance company, nor are we offering insurance. We are simply offering an affordable, alternative payment plan to access basic Student and urgent care via membership into our Student Healthcare Plan. This will not satisfy the requirements for insurance under the Affordable Healthcare Act.

You may still come in for a visit at a 20% reduced rate for treatment, prescriptions, and tests.

Membership fees are automatically billed to your credit card or debit card each month. Utilization fees are paid at the time of your appointment. We accept cash or debit/credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and Health Savings Account cards with the Visa/Mastercard logo).

Yes, membership into our Student Healthcare Plan is a one year contract, regardless of utilization. We are offering these services at a discounted rate and allowing payment to be spread over one year’s time.
No, your annual membership fee ensures you access to care at one of our participating Providers. We will assist in referring you to other healthcare providers, but the expense of their healthcare is not provided by this agreement.
The choice to purchase insurance is a personal one. The Student Healthcare Plan does not meet the requirements for the Affordable Care Act, but does fill a gap for the uninsured and those with high deductible plans. We do not accept any form of insurance for payment.
Yes, your annual fee ensures you access to care from our staff regardless of your insurance plan.  However, you should know that your managed care company, or your health maintenance organization (HMO), may refuse to pay for any services or prescriptions that are not ordered by one of their physicians.
No, the membership agreement is for one year and meant to be renewed annually. Cancellation of the membership must be received in writing 60 days before the annual renewal date.
We will advise you if we feel hospitalization is necessary, however, the Student Healthcare Plan does not cover the cost of hospitalization. Our membership plan covers services as outlined in the Membership Agreement.
No, your annual membership cost is $588.00 and is non-refundable. We are allowing you an alternative payment plan of $49.00 per month.
The cost of prescription drugs are not included with your membership, but you will receive 20% off of any prescription drugs that are purchased through us.
Yes, visit our clinic during normal operating hours. This visit will be covered as one of your 5 included visits.
Your child’s visit will be covered if your child is a member of our Student Healthcare Plan.
Yes, you are eligible for membership even if you have a pre-existing condition.
Yes. This visit will be included as one of your 5 visits through membership, however, if the Provider recommends an X-ray, they are not covered under your membership. You will receive a 50% discount off any X-rays that are performed in our clinic.
Yes, your visit will be covered but any recommended lab work would be an extra cost. Your 20% discount will apply.
Yes, visit BULLDOG URGENT CARE clinic during normal operating hours and you will be treated as deemed necessary. If stitches are required, there will be an extra charge.
Yes, you can be seen and a prescription will be written if it is medically necessary. Even if you have used your 5 visits included with membership, you still can be seen at a discounted rate.
Yes, you may set up an appointment to discuss your concerns with our Provider. This visit will be included as one of your 5 visits with membership in the Plan.
Yes, if your child is a member in our Plan, this visit will be covered as one of your child’s 5 visits included with membership.

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