Sam’s Club Launches Health Care Pilot Program For Members

On September 26, 2019, Sam’s Club announced the launch of “Sam’s Club Care Accelerator Together with Humana,” a discount health program for Sam’s Club members. The pilot launched in early October 2019 in Michigan, Pennsylvania, and North Carolina.

Sam’s Club will offer its members four different health care options, packaged as “bundles”:

  • Starter A bundle: For $50 per year, members have access to free select generic medications at Sam’s Club, primary care telehealth visits for $1, discounted eye care at $60 per visit and 20% off eyewear at Sam’s Club, and a $5 prepaid health debit card.
  • Starter B bundle: For $50 per year, Starter B bundle members can trade telehealth visits for savings on dental care. Members of the Starter B plan will have also have access to free select generic medications at Sam’s Club, discounted eye care at $60 per visit and 20% off eyewear at Sam’s Club, and a $5 prepaid health debit card.
  • Standard bundle: For $100 per year, standard bundle members have access to free select generic medications at Sam’s Club, primary care telehealth visits for $1, discounted eye care at $60 per visit and 20% off eyewear at Sam’s Club, discounted dental services, and a $40 prepaid health debit card.
  • Premium bundle: For $240 per year, members have access to free select generic medications at Sam’s Club, primary care visits by phone for $1, discounted eye care at $60 per visit and 20% off eyewear at Sam’s Club, discounted dental services, and a $100 prepaid health debit card. Premium bundle members also receive free preventative screening for early detection of heart disease and diabetes, up to 30% off alternative medicine, and 10% off hearing aids at Sam’s Club. The premium bundle, also offered as a family bundle, covers up to six family members.

To provide the services offered through the Care Accelerator Bundles, Sam’s Club has teamed up with Humana, 98point6, and Quest Diagnostics. Humana will aid in the offering of discount dental services through its network of health care provider organizations in the selected states. Telehealth services will be provided through 98point6. Preventative health screenings for early detection of heart disease and diabetes will be provided by Quest Diagnostics. Care Accelerator members will be responsible for paying the health care professional or provider organizations the discounted rate at the time of service.

For more information, contact: Media Relations, Walmart, 702 Southwest 8th Street, Bentonville, Arkansas 72716; Website: https://www.samsclub.com/

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