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Having a health plan that makes your life easier is important. So is getting quality care. With Kaiser Permanente, you get both. Kaiser Permanente, the region’s leading health system¹, delivers top doctors, personalized care, and all the services you need in one plan.
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It’s easy to get care
Save time and money with HMO Signature plan. You pay $0 copay whether you book a video visit2, send an email to your doctor, or speak with an advice nurse by phone.
High deductible health plan members must meet their deductible first before $0 copay applies for scheduled phone and video visits.
1In the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) 2019–2020 Health Insurance Plan Ratings, Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States’ private health plan is rated 5 out of 5, among the top 1% in the nation, and our Medicare health plan is rated 4.5 out of 5, the highest rating in DC, MD, and VA. The 2019 Commission on Cancer, a program of the American College of Surgeons, granted Three-Year Accreditation with Commendation to the Kaiser Permanente cancer care program. The Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group is the largest medical group in the Washington, DC, and Baltimore areas and exclusively treats Kaiser Permanente members. Permanente doctors are recognized as Top Doctors in Washingtonian magazine (2019), Northern Virginia Magazine (2020), Baltimore magazine (2019), and Washington Consumers’ CHECKBOOK magazine (2018). According to NCQA’s Quality Compass® 2019, we lead DC, MD, and VA in the following categories: colorectal screening, breast cancer screening, childhood immunizations combo 9, cervical cancer screening, and timeliness of prenatal and postpartum care for women. Quality Compass is a registered trademark of the NCQA.
2If you have an HSA-qualified deductible plan, you will need to pay the full charges for scheduled phone and video visits until you reach your deductible. Once you reach your deductible, your copay is $0 for scheduled phone and video visits. Video visits are available to Kaiser Permanente members who have a camera-equipped computer or mobile device and are registered at kp.org. You must be present in Maryland, Virginia, or Washington, DC, for visits with your primary care physician or behavioral health provider. For urgent video visits with an emergency doctor, you may be also be present in West Virginia, Florida, North Carolina, or Pennsylvania. For certain medical or mental health.