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Learn about Medicaid with Kaiser Permanente in Virginia

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Medicaid provides free or low-cost health care to low-income individuals and their families. Kaiser Permanente participates in Medicaid in many locations. The Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) administers both the Medicaid and CHIP programs (which is Virginia’s program for children who meet certain eligibility criteria).

At Kaiser Permanente, you have a wide network of doctors to choose from. All of our available doctors accept Kaiser Permanente patients with Medicaid coverage.

Medicaid in Virginia provides a core set of health care benefits, including doctor visits and immunizations. If you are eligible for Medicaid, Kaiser Permanente covers health services like:

Outpatient care

Get care from a healthcare provider such as nurse, doctor or specialist – including appointments, exams, and treatment.

Pediatric services

Your child can get regular check-ups, oral care, vision care and immunizations.


Get prescriptions that are covered by your plan.

inpatient care

If you have to go to a hospital, you can get the services you need, including x-rays and lab tests.

Emergency care

If you need to make an emergency room visit, you can get emergency services, along with support services, such as x-rays and lab tests.

Laboratory services

Lab tests are covered.

and Newborn care 

Regular maternity care appointments, newborn screenings, immunizations, and more are covered.

Health Care

Get comprehensive mental health care including behavioral health treatment, counseling and substance use disorder services.

& Habilitative Services

Services and devices to help you recover from an injury, disability or chronic condition. Examples include physical and occupational therapy.

and wellness services

Care you need to stay healthy, such as physical exams, counseling, screening, vaccines and chronic disease management.

Please note: Some services may require preauthorization. All services must be provided by a Kaiser Permanente doctor or medical staff.

Find out if you may qualify for Medicaid
See if you qualify

Questions about Medicaid with Kaiser Permanente?

Call the Kaiser Permanente Medicaid Assistance Center at 1-800-394-77151-800-394-7715 (toll free) or 711711 (TTY) 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Español: 1-800-394-75181-800-394-7518