Virginia Medicaid

Virginia Medicaid Is A Program That Helps Coverage For People With Low Monthly Income, Disabled People, Pregnant Women And Limited Assets .It Is A Joint Federal And State Program. Virginia Medicaid Is Monitored By Department Of Medical Assistance Services (Dmas).

Medicaid Works Along With Medicare Part A (Hospital Insurance) And Medicare Part B (Medical Insurance).

You Have To Pay For Small Amounts Of Coinsurance And Deductibles In Medicaid.

Intermediate And Custodial Care Is Covered Which Is Not Covered In Medicare.

Eligibility For Virginia Medicaid

  • You Must Live In Citizen Of Us Or Virginia
  • You Must Meet The Age Related And Income Related Requirements
  • Medical Certificate For Pregnant Women


Dmas Monitors The Care Needed To People Of Low Income Groups Through Medicaid. It Provides Medicaid By Two Programs-Managed Care Organizations (Mco) And Fee-For-Service Program Ffs).

Medicaid Eligible People Are Also Benefited By Waiver Programs Which Cover Home And Community Based Care.

Some Of These Waiver Programs Are Aids Waiver, Intellectual Disabilities Waiver And Alzheimer?s Waiver.

Services Covered In Virginia Medicaid

According To The Federal Laws Following Services Are Covered In Medicaid-

  • Inpatient And Outpatient Services
  • Emergency Room Services
  • Home Health Services
  • Hospital Care
  • Immunizations
  • Laboratory Tests And X Rays
  • Medical Equipments
  • Medical Supplies
  • Nursing Home Care
  • Rural Health Clinic
  • Family Planning Services
  • Early And Periodic Screening, Diagnostics, And Treatment Program For Children(Epsdt)

For Help

Department Of Medical Assistance Services