Who We Are
Welcome to the Department of Medical Assistance Services’ (DMAS) homepage.
DMAS is the agency that administers Medicaid and the State Children’s Health
Insurance Program (CHIP) in Virginia. The CHIP program in Virginia is called Family
Access to Medical Insurance Security
Our mission at DMAS is to provide a system
of high quality and cost effective health care services to qualifying Virginians and
DMAS is one of twelve state agencies under the Virginia Secretary of Health and Human
Resources. To learn more about the agency’s vision, values and core functions, please see the
To view DMAS’ organization chart, please see the
DMAS Organizational Chart.
To learn more about the services and people covered by Virginia Medicaid, please click on
The Virginia Medicaid Program: At a Glance.
For information about Virginia’s CHIP programs, please see
CHIP in Virginia.
To learn more about the services and people covered by Virginia please click on the 2015 Virginia Medicaid and CHIP Data Book xls | pdf
To learn more about the services and people covered by Virginia Medicaid by State House district, please click on
To learn more about the services and people covered by Virginia Medicaid by State Senate district, please click on
Note: the average House district has 16% of its district enrolled in Medicaid. The average Senate district has 16% of its district enrolled in Medicaid.
These figures are based on the original 2010 census population for Virginia:
For more information about Medicaid and FAMIS health insurance coverage in
Virginia including how to apply, go to
You may also call Cover Virginia toll-free at 1-855-242-8282 (TDD 1-888-221-1590) to apply
or get more information. In addition, you may contact the Department of Social Services
in the city or county where you live.
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