Who Is Eligible for FAMIS

Who is Eligible for FAMIS

Your children may be eligible if they:

  • Live in Virginia
  • Are under age 19
  • Don't have health insurance now and haven't had it in the past 4 months (some exceptions apply)
  • Are not eligible for the Virginia state employee health insurance plan
  • Are not eligible for FAMIS Plus (also known as Medicaid)
  • Live in families meeting FAMIS income guidelines
  • Are United States citizens or qualified aliens
Virginia’s Health Insurance Programs for Pregnant Women and Children
Effective January 24, 2013
  FAMIS & Medicaid for Pregnant Women up to 133% FPL Gross Income with Deductions* FAMIS Moms up to 200% FPL Gross Income with Deductions* FAMIS up to 200% FPL Gross Income
Family Size Monthly Yearly Monthly Yearly Monthly Yearly
1 $1,274 $15,282     $1,915 $22,980
2 $1,720 $20,629 $2,585 $31,020 $2,585 $31,020
3 $2,165 $25,975 $3,255 $39,060 $3,255 $39,060
4 $2,611 $31,322 $3,925 47,100 $3,925 47,100
5 $3,056 $36,669 $4,595 $55,140 $4,595 $55,140
6 $3,502 $42,015 $5,265 63,180 $5,265 63,180
7 $3,947 $47,362 $5,935 $71,220 $5,935 $71,220
8 $4,393 $52,708 $6,605 $79,260 $6,605 $79,260
Additional person add $446 $5,347 $670 $8,040 $670 $8,040
  Income Guidelines Income Limit

* Deductions for certain expensis (child care expenses, work deductions, etc.) are taken prior to comparing a family/pregnant woman's gross income to these charts so they may make a little more than the income listed and still qualify.

Serving the counties of: Bland, Buchanan, Dickenson, Lee, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington and Wise; and the cities of Norton and Bristol.

Questions?

Tazewell County Health Department

Attn: Beth Elswick
P.O. Box 350
Tazewell, VA 24651
Telephone: (276)-988-5585 ext. 120
Fax: (276) 988-5471

Russell County Health Department

Attn: Pat McGlothlin
P.O. Box 2347
Lebanon, VA 24266
Telephone: (276)-889-7621 ext. 45
Fax:(276) 889-7695

Project Connect is grant funded by: The Virginia Health Care Foundation and the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services.