As of October 1, 2017, MedStar Family Choice is no longer participating in the District of Columbia Healthy Families and Healthcare Alliance programs. Amerigroup District of Columbia (Amerigroup DC) is the current health plan for former MedStar Family Choice members in D.C.
If you have questions about your benefits and to find out about doctors in their plan, please call Amerigroup DC at 800-600-4441. For more details regarding this changes, please click here.
Part of the Maryland HealthChoice Program and the Maryland Children’s Health Program
At MedStar Family Choice, we know how important your family’s health is to you. That’s why we work so hard to make sure that you and your family get the kind of care you want and deserve. Your primary care physician will work with you to manage all of your health care needs. When needed, your primary care doctor can refer you to one of our 600 specialists. With so many doctors to choose from, MedStar Family Choice makes it easy for you to find a doctor that will meet your needs and can help you pick a doctor that is right for you.
MedStar Family Choice is dedicated to providing all the medical services you and your family need at convenient locations throughout the region.
Complete range of services
Under MedStar Family Choice, you have access to a wide range of medical services. Members have a $0 co-pay when receiving healthcare services and prescriptions within our network. Learn more.
Some of our medical services that we provide at no cost to you include:
- Routine doctor visits and annual exams
- Well-baby and well-child care
- Immunizations for your children
- Emergency and Urgent Care
- Care throughout your pregnancy
- Breast cancer screenings including mammograms
General dentistry services are provided to members 21 years of age and over. You will be eligible for an exam and cleaning every six months, as well as x-rays and fillings. Learn more.
We offer vision care for members under 21 and to adults. This includes annual exams and one pair of glasses per year. Learn more.
Wide selection of pharmacy benefits
MedStar Family Choice offers a large selection of approved medications in order to meet the needs to our members. Learn more.
Additional Member Benefits
Health education classes and support groups
MedStar Family Choice offers a variety of health education classes, community events and supports groups to our members that focuses on a range of important health care topics. Learn more.
We offer transportation services to your doctor when it is medically necessary and you have no other way of getting there. Learn more.
Important Notice: As of October 1, 2017, District of Columbia Healthy Families and Healthcare Alliance members will receive benefits through Amerigroup District of Columbia (Amerigroup DC). Learn more >
Your MedStar Family Choice membership entitles you to dental, vision, pharmacy, mental health, and substance abuse benefits.
MedStar Family Choice members have a $0 co-pay for healthcare services and prescriptions provided by MedStar Family Choice. You may need to pay a co-pay for services or prescriptions provided by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Some services provided by MedStar Family Choice require prior approval from your primary care provider.
If you are a current member and have any questions, please call 888-404-3549.
New Member Enrollment
If you are interested in enrolling in MedStar Family Choice, please call the enrollment line at 800-977-7388.