Going back to school looks a little different this year. As your children head back to school, Virginia Medicaid wants to help keep them protected by making sure they have quality health coverage.
News and Updates
Plan for a Better Future
We can help you plan for the future. Medicaid coverage also includes family planning services. These services include education and support to help you decide if or when you want to have a baby. Lab testing, counseling, contraceptives, and more are covered.
Your Vision is Important
Medicaid coverage includes eye exams and treatment for all ages. Eyeglasses for individuals under the age of 21 are also covered. Health plans may offer added vision benefits above Medicaid like full or partial coverage for eyeglasses. Compare plans to see which benefits work best for you.
Take Advantage of Telehealth
Telehealth can help if you are struggling with long and frequent trips to receive care. Telehealth means some providers can use technology to provide many types of healthcare from a distance.
Expedited Enrollment for Out-of-State Providers
In response to the impact of Hurricane Ida in Louisiana, the Louisiana Medicaid Office has implemented an expedited provider enrollment process for out-of-state providers to receive reimbursement for services provided to Louisiana Medicaid recipients who have temporarily relocated or evacuated to another state.
Protect the Well-Being of Your Child
If you meet the FAMIS income limits and are either a pregnant woman or have a child, we may have coverage for you. Apply for our FAMIS or FAMIS Moms programs to help protect your child’s future. FAMIS is for children, and FAMIS Moms is for pregnant women.
You Can Recover With Us
Many people across Virginia will or are currently struggling with substance addiction. Today, Virginia is addressing this issue through Addiction and Recovery Treatment Services (ARTS). ARTS provides treatment for those with substance use disorders.
Transportation is One of Your Medicaid Benefits. Let Us Give You a Ride!
As a CCC Plus member, your transportation to Medicaid services is covered by your health plan (or their transportation broker) if you do not have another way to get there. You can call Member Services to ask for the transportation phone number, or it may be listed on the back of your Member ID card.
Protect Your Smile: Know Your Dental Options
Medicaid dental services are limited to medically necessary emergency procedures for most adults. Health plans may offer added dental benefits above Medicaid. Compare plans to see which benefits work best for you. Call the Managed Care Helpline if you would like to change your plan.
Medicaid Benefits: We’ve Got You Covered!
Learn about the many benefits and services your Medicaid health coverage offers. The complete list of benefits is located in your member handbook on your health plan's website.