Family Access to Medical Insurance Security (FAMIS) is Virginia's Health Insurance Program for Children

Family Access to Medical Insurance Security (FAMIS) makes health care affordable for children of eligible families. FAMIS covers all the medical care growing children need to avoid getting sick, plus the medical care that will help them get better if they do get sick or get hurt.

Services Covered By FAMIS

Doctor visitsWell-baby checkupsHospital visitsVaccinationsPrescription medicineTests and X-raysDental careEmergency careVision careMental health care

Cost to the Family There are no enrollment costs or monthly premiums for FAMIS. For some services, the family will have to pay a co-payment. Most co-payments are just $2.00 or $5.00. Some services, like regular check-ups, are free.

For more information, visit the Family Access to Medical Insurance Security (FAMIS) website.

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