After launching CarePlus in August, Chewy is increasing that program by a partnership with insurance coverage firm Lemonade.
By means of the partnership, Chewy is providing its CarePlus members entry to customizable plans from Lemonade Pet. The businesses anticipate the plans to be obtainable in spring 2023 by Chewy’s web site.
CarePlus members can use Lemonade’s cell app to file claims, entry coverage protection, monitor billing and obtain funds.
The partnership builds on Chewy’s rising well being choices, which additionally contains its Join with a Vet telehealth service, pharmacy service and Apply Hub, a veterinarian-only market geared toward rising clinic income and streamlining pharmacy operations. The 2 firms additionally mentioned unused premiums will go towards animal-focused charities.
“Chewy launched CarePlus to assist make pet healthcare extra reasonably priced and accessible. Funds are a fundamental barrier relating to pet well being, and we don’t need pet dad and mom to decide on between their pets’ well being and their monetary well-being,” Mita Malhotra, vp and head of Chewy Well being, mentioned in an announcement. “We’re proud to accomplice with Lemonade to broaden our providing and meet extra pet dad and mom’ wants. Collectively, we share a deep dedication to innovation and delivering a customer-centric, digital expertise to make insurance coverage easy for everybody.”