PORTLAND, Ore., March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The uninsured in Portland and Seattle can book appointments with quality medical providers directly online with costs discounted as much as 50 percent. Using SprigHealth.com, any individual can search, book and pay for a medical provider visit in just a few minutes. Over the last few weeks, Sprig has added notable area clinics and medical practices in the Portland and Seattle areas, including Gentle Care Chiropractic, Portland Foot Wellness Center, Natural Paths Health and Wellness, and former Seattle Seahawks professional football player chiropractor Kris Pollack.
To use Sprig Health, individuals log on to SprigHealth.com, search by medical specialty, choose a medical provider, book and pay for the visit online with a credit card. Discounts are as high as 50 percent in some cases. No insurance is required on SprigHealth.com, and there is no cost to join.
"Every week we are adding new medical providers to Sprig's impressive specialty list," said President of Sprig Health Kris Gorriaran. "We are so pleased to be able to offer access to these services to our uninsured and underinsured populations."
Since Sprig Health launched in October 2011, over 360 medical providers have joined this online marketplace, with more practices joining each week. The online marketplace gives providers a way to publish available appointments, and since they do not have to deal with insurance claims or billing, the savings are shared with patients.Other notable area clinics and providers include Legacy Hospitals, EPIC Imaging and Oregon Pediatrics. For complete list of medical providers, visit SprigHealth.com. About Sprig HealthSprig Health is a company based in Portland, Oregon, that believes everyone should have access to affordable health care. Sprig offers individuals a simple way to schedule and pay online for a doctor's appointment at savings up to 50 percent below the standard market rate. Sprig's mission is to provide a marketplace that connects cash-paying patients with trusted health care providers. Sprig is a subsidiary of Cambia Health Solutions, a leading health company headquartered in the Pacific Northwest/Intermountain region. For more information about Sprig Health, please visit www.SprigHealth.com or call 855-697-7744 (855-MY-SPRIG). SOURCE Sprig Health