Cardinal Care
Virginia's Medicaid Program

Medicaid for Children

What services does Medicaid for Children (FAMIS Plus) cover?

Medicaid for Children covers these services:

  • Dental care
  • Doctor visits
  • Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT) program for children (comprehensive preventive and treatment services)
  • Emergency care
  • Hospital visits
  • Mental health care
  • Prescription medicine
  • Tests and X-rays
  • Vaccinations
  • Vision care
  • Well-baby check-ups
  • Well-child check-ups

For more information, visit or for information in Spanish.

For information on the Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnostic and Treatment (EPSDT) benefit, visit the DMAS EPSDT page.