In what seems to be to be a primary when it comes to subscriber perks, Increase Cellular has announced that its $60 per 30 days Limitless Plus cellphone plan will include entry to to 24/7 telemedicine by K Health beginning this summer time.
Particularly, Limitless Plus subscribers will get all the options of Okay Well being’s common $9-per-month providing. That features the flexibility to textual content chat or hop on a video name with a health care provider by the Okay Well being app, which makes use of the app’s AI ideas to establish signs and potential illnesses, and obtain precise therapy, together with drugs and different prescriptions.
The service is free and out there for all Increase Limitless Plus subscribers and supplied at a reduced value of $7.99 per 30 days for all of Increase Cellular’s different clients. You may signal as much as get entry to the service first on Boost Mobile’s site.
As a result of that is finally a telephone plan, you’ll additionally get 35GB of 4G LTE information per 30 days, after which you’ll get throttled to 2G speeds. That comes with “limitless” discuss and textual content, and a 30GB cellular hotspot as properly.
Providing on-line healthcare to clients was not on the highest of my listing of issues Increase Cellular would do after getting absorbed by Dish Network (as a part of T-Cellular’s merger with Dash). However getting healthcare within the US is an usually costly proposition, and that’s earlier than the invoice comes after therapy. And, Boost has a large percentage of low-income customers, lots of whom have probably been affected by the pandemic, so offering entry to healthcare could possibly be an actual shot within the arm.