Medicaid

Virginia Premier now covers your hearing benefits!

As of 10/1/2022, Nations Hearing will no longer administer your hearing benefit if you are 21 years of age or younger. Virginia Premier now covers your hearing benefits. To find a list of network providers, please visit https://www.virginiapremier.com/find-a-doctor/. If you have any questions about this change, please call Member Services

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Take Time to Thank a Nurse

The World Health Organization has declared 2020 as the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. To help celebrate, we’d like you to tell us about a nurse or midwife who has helped you with your health or pregnancy.

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Consumer-Directed (CD) Attendant Supplemental Support Payment

The Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) will provide Consumer-Directed (CD) Attendants who worked anytime between July 1, 2021 and September 30, 2021 with a COVID-19 supplemental support payment of $1,000. This one-time, pre-tax payment is subject to all applicable taxes and withholdings, including garnishments. Attendants who work for more

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Easy Access to Your Individualized Care Plan

All members currently working with a Virginia Premier case manager and have an Individualized Care Plan completed, will now be able to view the Care Plan in the member portal on the Virginia Premier website. To access your Care Plan on the Virginia Premier website: Select your health plan, Medicare

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Prediabetes – It’s Real and It’s Reversible

Prediabetes is a condition in which your blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but not high enough to be Type 2 diabetes.  Simple lifestyle changes can reverse prediabetes and prevent it from becoming Type 2 diabetes. More than 1 in 3 American adults have prediabetes.  And 90% of people

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Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week

Virginia Premier celebrates National Breastfeeding Month this August. Our Healthy Heartbeats program hosted two webinars for World Breastfeeding Week (August 1 – 7). Watch the replay videos from the Virginia Premier Facebook page. All About Breastfeeding Breastfeeding is unique for each person. The webinar covered: Breastfeeding tips Breastfeeding positions Presented

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Urgent Care vs. Emergency Room: Know Where to Go

There are a few factors to consider when deciding where to go for care, whether it’s a doctor’s office, walk-in clinic, urgent care, or the ER. Before you’re in a situation where you need to make this decision, it’s important to know your choices for care.

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Medallion 4.0 Medicaid Famis Health Care Coverage

Virginia Premier, the second largest managed care health organization in Virginia, will continue serving Medicaid recipients throughout the Commonwealth through the Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) rollout of the Medallion 4.0 health plan in August 2018.

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