Insurance Options

If you do not have medical insurance, you may be able to sign up for Virginia Medicaid or a health plan through the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace.

See options and information below.

Virginia Medicaid

Virginia Medicaid is Virginia’s low-cost and no-cost health insurance program. It serves children, pregnant women, people living with disabilities and adults who do not have insurance. To qualify you must meet certain income requirements. Medicaid covers most medical and dental care.

Visit to learn about Virginia Medicaid. Call the Cover Virginia Call Center to apply at 1-855-242-8282 (TDD: 1-888-221-1590). Call center hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. You can also apply online at

Federal Health Insurance Marketplace

The Federal Health Insurance Marketplace allows anyone who does not have insurance to purchase a health insurance plan of their choice. Depending on your income and family size, you may qualify for help paying for your insurance costs. Plans vary in what they cover as well as out-of-pocket expenses.

Visit to learn more about available plans and how to apply. You can also call 1-800-318-2596 if you have questions. You can also find a local agent to help you find the best plan to meet your needs by visiting

Open enrollment for 2022 health insurance plans will start November 1, 2021 and close December 15, 2021.