WHAT IT COSTS
Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Paragard® may now be
available to insured women without a co-pay or other out-of-pocket costs. Check with your insurance provider
about paying for birth control.
If you don’t have or choose not to use insurance coverage for the purchase of
Paragard®, you can choose
from several payment plans to make Paragard® fit into your life and budget.*†
There are a few options that let you make a one-time payment in full or several monthly installments, which
start at less than $40 per month. Simply choose the plan that’s right for you.
HOW TO ENROLL IN THE Paragard® PATIENT PAYMENT PLAN
After you and your healthcare professional have talked and decided that Paragard® is right for you,
and your healthcare professional has prescribed Paragard®, follow these simple steps to enroll in the payment plan you selected:
- To order Paragard®, call 1-877-PARAGARD (727-2427)
- Payment will be charged to your credit card in monthly installments or as a one-time payment in full based on your preferred plan
- Please provide your healthcare professional’s name, address, and telephone number in order to complete your order
- Your Paragard® will be shipped to your healthcare professional’s office
- When your Paragard® has been delivered, your healthcare professional’s office will contact you to set up an appointment for placement
This program is being offered by ParagardDirect and may be changed or
cancelled at any time without notice. Valid prescriptions are required with all orders.
You may elect to pay in full, either by check or credit card, or you may choose one of the monthly
installment options. Based on the payment plan you select, charges will be billed to your credit
card over 4, 12, or 19 consecutive months. Amount includes shipping and handling costs but does not
include sales tax or the cost associated with placement or removal of Paragard®. Your Paragard® will be shipped to your healthcare professional. This shipment is
contingent upon your healthcare professional returning a prescription to the ParagardDirect Pharmacy.
Note: Expedited shipping costs are the responsibility of the consumer—only standard shipping is
included in the cost of the product.
QUALIFYING FOR A REFUND
If you decide to have Paragard® removed within the first 150 days of
placement, you may qualify for a refund. To qualify for a refund,
Paragard® must have been purchased through the
Paragard® Patient Payment Plan offered by ParagardDirect.
You must contact ParagardDirect within 30 calendar days after removal of Paragard®, and you
must provide documentation demonstrating that it was removed within 150 calendar days after
placement. Furthermore, you must not have been reimbursed for the cost of the
Paragard®, either partially or fully, by a third-party payer
such as an insurance company or HMO or any federal or state healthcare program, including Medicaid.
Costs associated with placement or removal of Paragard® are not included in the refund and are the
responsibility of the patient. Please call 1-877-PARAGARD (727-2427)
for more information.