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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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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Being Faithful to Your Medications

Medication adherence refers to whether or not patients are taking and continue to take their medications as prescribed. Not following the drug schedule from your doctor may lead to additional office and emergency room visits and hospitalizations.

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