We want you to keep your health coverage!

To make sure that you don't miss important information, please be sure that the Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF) has your current address, phone number, and email address so that DHCF knows where to send your renewal letter. Update your information at districtdirect.dc.gov.

Free At-Home COVID-19 Tests

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order free at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests through the federal government. The tests are completely free.
Learn more here.

Vaccine Distribution and Eligibility

The COVID-19 vaccine is available for Enrollees ages 6 months and older. No appointment is needed! Visit Vaccinate.DC.gov for the site locations, hours, and other important information. Visit Coronavirus.DC.gov/pedsvax for pediatric vaccine information. You can get a ride by calling us at 866-201-9974.

The District of Columbia has implemented its vaccination distribution plan and MedStar Family Choice District of Columbia follows this plan and the guidance of the District government leading this effort. For the latest information from the District of Columbia visit Coronavirus.DC.gov or call
855-363-0333 (TTY 711).

Vaccine safety

The U.S. vaccine safety system ensures that all vaccines are as safe as possible. Safety is a top priority while federal partners work to make COVID-19 vaccines available. To learn more visit CDC.gov/Coronavirus/Vaccines.

<Transportation to COVID-19 vaccination appointments

We provide Enrollee transportation to and from vaccination appointments at no cost to you. This is a covered benefit for both DC Healthy Families and DC Healthcare Alliance. To schedule transportation, call 866-201-9974.

If you have questions, please call our Outreach Coordinator at 202-363-4348 or toll-free at 855-798-4244 (select option 1 and then option 2). TTY users call 711. Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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