COVID-19 Provider Resources | Virginia Premier

COVID-19 Provider Resources

Virginia Premier has created this page to guide our providers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. It will be updated as events and policies develop, so that you have the latest information to safeguard yourselves and our members.

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Lab Testing

Virginia Premier will cover the full cost, waiving any co-pays or cost sharing for COVID-19 diagnostic testing.


During this state of emergency, Virginia Premier will cover telehealth benefits related to urgent and non-urgent office visits for all of our health plans.


In response to the COVID-19, Virginia Premier is temporarily changing its pharmacy benefits.

Service Authorizations

Virginia Premier is waiving service authorization requirements on selected services in accordance with DMAS Requirements.

Fair Hearings and Appeals

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Virginia Premier has made changes to provider appeals.


Virginia Premier will be implementing credentialing exceptions on a case-by-case basis.