Forward membership includes access to 24/7 medical advice via the Forward App. No matter what your question our dedicated Care Team is there to answer it anytime and anywhere. You can also chat with your Forward doctor directly via the Forward App.
Forward membership includes access to in-person doctor visits at any of our locations as well as fully immersive virtual visits.
Forward doctors never make you feel rushed and really listen to your concerns. They spend 3x more time with you during the visits compared to other doctors.
There are no copays for visits with a Forward doctor - it's all included in the membership.
Forward membership includes comprehensive blood testing at no additional cost.
You can get your comprehensive metabolic and lipid panels tested as frequently as medically appropriate at any Forward location. These labs measure your cholesterol, blood sugar, kidney and liver functions, and much more.
Forward also conducts specialized blood testing such as TSH, testosterone, and additional hormonal testing as recommended by your Forward doctor. These tests are processed at a third-party location and will be billed through your insurance, separate from your membership fee.
Forward membership includes seamless prescriptions ordering and refill management.
We have a pharmacy at our locations for common generic medications like inhalers, antibiotics, ointments, and even blood pressure, and cholesterol medications. The membership does not cover any recurring medications or other medications that we don’t carry onsite.
Our 24/7 Care Team and team of doctors can order prescriptions to be delivered straight to your home or have you pick them up at your preferred local pharmacy. We also take over your prescriptions from your existing providers so you don't have to worry about starting again.
Forward membership includes comprehensive women's health services including pap smears, pelvic exams, birth control counsel, STI testing and more.
Forward membership also includes comprehensive men's health services including preventive screening for prostate cancer, STI testing and more.
For pap smears, Forward doctors can perform the procedure but due to regulations Forward cannot pay for the lab testing portion of the pap smear which means your insurance will be billed for it. Additionally, Forward doctors can order mammograms to be conducted outside of Forward and billed through your insurance.
Forward membership includes comprehensive chronic condition management including hypertension, high cholesterol, diabetes, depression & anxiety, autoimmune conditions, arthritis and much more.
From medication management and daily health tracking to lifestyle modifications, it's all included in the Forward membership at no additional costs.
Forward membership includes treatment for acute and urgent medical issues such as ear infections, allergies, digestive health, headaches, pain, UTIs, and much more.
You can chat in with whatever concerns or questions you have and our 24/7 Care Team and doctor team will help you. You can also book an appointment to see a Forward doctor and discuss in more depth.
Forward includes access to a comprehensive mobile app that stores all your health information in one place. It stores all your past medical records including past blood results, vaccinations, prescriptions, and so much more. It also keeps track of all your current health plans and data such as your sleep, fitness, weight, etc.
Using the Forward App you can easily book visits with your doctor, schedule blood tests, or chat in with the Care Team 24/7.
Forward membership includes a free genetic testing kit along with an in-depth review of your genes with your doctor. Your doctor will walk you through each of your genetic health risks and develop a personalized plan to mitigate them. We take privacy very seriously and none of your health data is shared with anyone else.
Forward membership includes a comprehensive Forward App that syncs with your connected health trackers such as weight scales, blood pressure cuffs, fitness and sleep trackers, and much more. This gives you a single place to track all your health data while allowing your Forward doctor to provide tailored health recommendations based on your daily progress.
Forward membership includes a dedicated Weight Management Program designed to help you achieve your healthiest weight at no additional cost.
This is a 12-week doctor-led program that incorporates genetic and blood testing, daily weight tracking via the Forward App, personalized diet and exercise guidance as well as regular check-ins and reminders.
Forward membership includes a dedicated Heart Health Program designed to help you lower your heart disease risks at no additional cost.
This is a 12-week doctor-led program that incorporates genetic and blood testing, daily blood pressure tracking via the Forward App, personalized diet and exercise guidance as well as regular check-ins and proactive reminders to stay on track.
Forward membership includes annual skin cancer scans for no additional cost.
During these visits your Forward doctor will conduct a full body scan using our advanced dermatoscopes. This allows us to take high precision images of your skin to identify any moles / lesions and track changes in your skin easily over time.
Forward membership includes examinations for all major cancer screenings such as breast, colon, lung, and others. For any screening requiring labs or specialized imaging, Forward provides specialist referrals to a third-party location (e.g. mammograms). These are billed through your insurance, separate from your membership.
We send out proactive reminders to help you stay on top of the upcoming screenings recommended for you so that you don't miss them.
Forward membership includes comprehensive mental health services including regular doctor check-ins, mental health tracking via the Forward App, mindfulness and sleep coaching along with additional lifestyle guidance.
We prescribe medications if needed and can help with referrals to psychiatry or therapy.
Forward membership includes comprehensive diabetes management and prevention plans. We include regular risk assessments that take into account your blood markers (A1C, glucose, etc.), continuous glucose tracking, weight management guidance, and much more.
Insurance is not required to become a Forward member. Many Forward members are uninsured and benefit greatly from access to all of Forward's proactive and primary care services for one flat monthly rate.
However, it is important to understand that Forward membership is not health insurance and is not a substitute for comprehensive health insurance. Whether you have insurance or not, you will pay the same flat fee for your care at Forward.
Forward membership includes comprehensive primary care services such as doctor visits, 24/7 access, prescription ordering, blood testing, and much more.
Additionally, your Forward membership also includes all of our preventive services such as genetics, remote monitoring, Weight Management and Heart Health Programs, annual skin scans, and much more.
Services that are not part of our stated offerings are not included in your Forward membership. These are things like imaging (MRIs, X-Rays, CAT Scans), emergency care such as hospitalizations, cost of prescriptions for ongoing needs, and services requiring referrals to a specialist (cardiologist, allergist, etc.).
The scope of care is specified in your Patient Agreement, found at www.goforward.com/agreement.