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Note: Available state-wide

See what 2021 plans are available in your area:

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Search for medications you may need and see if your plan covers them.

We offer members a wide range of services with an excellent network of doctors, hospitals and other healthcare providers.

Medicare Enrollment Periods

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The Medicare enrollment period for individuals who are both Medicaid and Medicare eligible is once a quarter for the period January 1 – March 31; April 1 – June 30th, and July 1 – September 30th. Your coverage will be effective on the first of the month following your enrollment.

You are also eligible to enroll in our Medicare Advantage dual (Medicaid and Medicare) plan during the Annual Election Period October 15 – December 7th of each year and your coverage will be effective on the January 1 of the next year.

Did you know?

Virginia Premier has a CCC Plus Medicaid plan, Virginia Premier Elite Plus that when combined with the Virginia Premier Elite (HMO D-SNP) plan provides extra benefits to you at no cost. See the combined benefits you get with Elite Plus and Advantage Elite from Virginia Premier in the chart below.

Combined benefits from Elite Plus and Advantage Elite:

Along with your CCC Plus Plan, our Advantage Elite plan gives you all the benefits below for free:

Benefits
Virginia Premier Elite Plus (CCC Plus)
Virginia Premier Advantage Elite (HMO D-SNP)
Combined Plan Benefits
Preventive Dental
One exam, cleaning, and x-ray per year
One exam, cleaning, and x-ray per year
Two exams, cleanings, and x-rays per year
Comprehensive Dental
$3,000 per year for fillings, extractions, crowns, dentures, implants and bridges
$3,000 per year for fillings, extractions, crowns, dentures, implants and bridges
Eyewear
Up to $100 allowance towards contacts, frames, lenses, and one exam every 24 months (diabetics yearly)
Up to $250 allowance towards eyeglass frames, lenses, or contact lenses annually
Starting at $350 a year for lenses/frames
Fitness Program
In-home options available. Please contact your Care Coordinator.
Paid in full participating fitness centers in addition to flexible in home options new in 2021
Paid in full participating fitness centers in addition to flexible in home options new in 2021
Hearing Care
Exams and hearing aid allowance up to $1,250 every three years
Exams and hearing aid allowance up to $1,250 every three years
Exams and hearing aid allowance up to $1,250 every three years
Over the Counter Drug Program (OTC)
Many generic over-the-counter (OTC) medications are a covered benefit. For more information on OTC drugs covered by Virginia Premier, please visit the CCC Plus Formulary
$350.00 allowance per quarter ($1,400 yearly). Unused OTC amounts do not roll over from quarter to quarter
$350.00 allowance per quarter ($1,400 yearly). Unused OTC amounts do not roll over from quarter to quarter
Transportation
Unlimited transportation services for medical trips including but not limited to routine PCP visits, urgent visits, and to/from the pharmacy
48 one-way trips to health-related locations including the dentist, eye exam provider and podiatrist
Unlimited medical trips and 48 one-way trips to health-related locations including the dentist, eye exam provider and podiatrist

Plus personalized care from your own Virginia Premier Care Coordinator who knows you and will help you get the most of your benefits from these two plans.

Ready to Enroll?

Enrolling in Virginia Premier is easy and convenient, and any information you share with us is kept secure and strictly confidential.

When you enroll, have your red, white and blue Medicare ID card available. If you don’t have your Medicare ID card, contact the Social Security Administration (SSA) at 1-800-772-1213 or (TTY: 1-800-325-0778). Ask the SSA for your name as it appears in their records, and for the effective dates for your Medicare coverage.

Print and complete the enrollment application and mail it us at:

Virginia Premier – Enrollment, P.O. Box 4310, Richmond, VA 23220

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1-833-688-6701 (TTY: 711) 

October 1- March 31,  Monday-Sunday, 8 am-8 pm.
April 1- September 30, Monday-Friday, 8 am- 8 pm.

Enter your zip code to find plans in your area. Then simply enroll in a Medicare plans that works for you.

What to Expect After Enrolling

Once you’ve enrolled with us, we will:

  • Confirm your enrollment with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
  • Send your ID card, which you should use for all your doctor visit.
  • Send plan documents detailing your benefits and other plan information.

Get a Free Enrollment Information Book

When you are looking to enroll in a Medicare plan, it’s important to understand all of your options. 

Call 833-688-6701 (TTY:711) Monday through Friday, 8 am – 8 pm to receive your free enrollment information book.   

The enrollment book includes:

  • An overview of Medicare
  • A summary of benefits
  • Additional benefits you receive when you enroll in a Virginia Premier Medicare Advantage plan
  • Information about prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications
  • How to enroll and more

Why Choose Virginia Premier?

Virginia Premier has been serving the health care needs of Virginians for over 30 years. We understand the opportunities and health care challenges of this community. That’s why we’re bringing you quality, affordable Medicare Advantage plans at competitive rates with personalized care and service.

2021 Medicare Advantage Star Rating

The centers for Medicare and Medicaid have created a five-star quality rating system to help you and your family or caregivers select a Medicare plan.  Virginia Premier’s Star Rating for 2021 is two and a half (2.5) out of five (5) stars. Learn more about Virginia Premier’s Medicare Star Rating.