Medicaid Open Enrollment

Open enrollment is the time period when you can enroll in a health plan each year. Open enrollment dates depend on where you live and the type of Medicaid coverage that you receive. Find your plan and area below to see when open enrollment will happen next in your region:

Optima Family Care

Medallion 4.0 Expansion Members

Open enrollment is November 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020, in all regions.

Medallion 4.0 Expansion Members receive yellow letters from the Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS).

Medallion 4.0 Non-Expansion Members by region


February 19, 2020 – April 30, 2020.

Chesapeake, Gloucester, Hampton, Isle of Wight, James City, Newport News, Norfolk, Poquoson, Portsmouth, Suffolk, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, York


April 19, 2020 – June 30 2020.

Accomack, Amelia, Brunswick, Caroline, Charles City, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Cumberland, Dinwiddie, Emporia, Essex, Franklin City, Fredericksburg, Goochland, Greensville, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, King & Queen, King George, King William, Lancaster, Lunenberg, Matthews, Mecklenburg, Middlesex, New Kent, Northampton, Northumberland, Nottoway, Petersburg, Powhatan, Prince Edward, Prince George, Richmond City, Richmond County, Southampton, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Surry, Sussex, Westmoreland

Northern VA

June 19, 2020 – August 31, 2020.

Alexandria, Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax City, Fairfax County, Falls Church, Fauquier, Frederick, Loudon, Manassas Park, Manassas City, Page, Prince William, Rappahannock, Shenandoah, Warren, Winchester


August 19, 2020 – October 31, 2020.

Albermarle, Amherst, Appomattox, Augusta, Buckingham, Campbell, Charlotte, Charlottesville, Danville, Fluvanna, Greene, Halifax, Harrisonburg, Louisa, Lynchburg, Madison, Nelson, Orange, Pittsylvania, Rockingham, Staunton, Waynesboro


December 19, 2020 – February 28, 2021.

Bland, Bristol, Buchanan, Carroll, Dickerson, Galax, Grayson, Lee, Norton, Russell, Scott, Smyth, Tazewell, Washington, Wise


December 19, 2020 – February 28, 2021.

Alleghany, Bath, Bedford City, Bedford County, Botetourt, Buena Vista, Covington, Craig, Floyd, Franklin County, Giles, Henry, Highland, Lexington, Martinsville, Montgomery, Patrick, Pulaski, Radford, Roanoke City, Roanoke County, Rockbridge, Salem, Wythe

Optima Health Community Care

October 1 through December 18, every year, in all regions.