Medicare

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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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How to Get a New Member ID Card

Your Virginia Premier member ID card is an important part of your health care. It’s what lets doctors, hospitals and other providers know Virginia Premier is going to cover the services you get.

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How to Read an Explanation of Benefits

What is an explanation of benefits? Every once in a while, you’ll get an Explanation of Benefits, also known as an “EOB” from your health insurer. What is it? What is it trying to tell you? Is it a bill? No, it’s not a bill, but it does have useful information.

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National Prescription Take Back Day

Twice a year, the Drug Enforcement Administration holds National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. At selected locations, unwanted, unused or expired medications will be safely and anonymously collected.

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