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HealthChoice Benefits

As an Amerigroup member, you get the following benefits — with no costs or copays except for some prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drugs.

Benefit You get
Medical care
  • Visits with a primary care provider (PCP) you choose
  • Visits to specialist providers (with a referral from your PCP)
  • Hospital care
  • Lab and X-ray services
  • Urgent care
  • Emergency care
  • Preventive care
  • Pregnancy services
  • Family planning
  • Medical supplies
  • Home health services
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24-hour Nurse HelpLine

24-hour phone advice from a registered nurse

Call 1-800-600-4441 (TTY 711)

Healthy Kids services for children

Checkups and health services for members under age 21 including:

  • Well-child checkups
  • Immunizations (shots)
  • Developmental screenings
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Dental care

Members under age 21 and pregnant women

  • Dental care through the Maryland Healthy Smiles program

Adults age 21 and older

  • Oral exams and cleanings — twice a year
  • Dental X-rays, extractions and fillings
  • 20-percent discount on all other dental services (up to $750/year)
Find a dentist
Vision care

Members under age 21

  • Annual eye exam
  • Glasses — every year or
  • Contact lens allowance — every year

Adults age 21 and older

  • Annual eye exam
  • Glasses — every two years or
  • Contact lens allowance — every two years
Find an eye doctor
Prescription medicines

Your benefits include a wide range of prescription and over-the-counter drugs. We work with IngenioRx to provide these benefits. Your copay for prescriptions is $3 for brand-name drugs. There’s no copay for generic drugs. Members under age 21 and pregnant women do not have a copay.

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Rides to appointments

No-cost rides to your health care visits if you don’t have a way to get to there

Request a ride
Behavioral health care

Behavioral health and substance use disorder services

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Healthy Rewards
  • Up to $60 for completing up to six Well-Child visits in the first 15 months of life
  • $25 for completing an Adolescent Well-Care Visit
  • $25 for completing a Wellness Visit for Adults and Children with Mental Health or Substance Use Conditions
  • $25 for a Lead Screening in babies
  • $50 for a Breast Cancer Screening
  • $25 for a Diabetic A1c Screening

Taking Care of Baby and Me®/Real Solutions®

  • $25 reward for prenatal visit in the first trimester or within 42 days of enrollment into Amerigroup
  • $50 reward for attending postpartum visit 7-84 days after delivery

Visit the Benefit Reward Hub to enroll in Healthy Rewards.

You also can call the Healthy Rewards Customer Service Line at 888-990-8681 (TTY 711) Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Eastern time.

Cellphone with texts, data and calls

We work with SafeLink Wireless® to offer Amerigroup members this special federal Lifeline program! If you qualify, you can get a free smartphone with unlimited texts and monthly data and minutes.

Case management

People with certain health conditions or special needs may need help coordinating health care services. Your primary care provider (PCP) will help you with your health care needs. You will also learn steps you can take to care for yourself. Amerigroup has case managers who can work with you over the phone or in person to offer support. If you need case management services, we will refer you to a case manager. Your case manager will work with you and your PCP to set up a plan of care for your condition. Case management services are for:

  • Children with special health care needs
  • Pregnant and postpartum women
  • People with HIV/AIDS
  • Those who are homeless
  • People with physical or developmental disabilities
  • Children in state-supervised care

To learn more about case management, call Member Services at 1-800-600-4441 (TTY 711).

Home health with Alegis Care

Some health issues can make it hard to go to the doctor’s office. Certain Amerigroup members can get Alegis Care services from the comfort of their home, such as:

  • Yearly health exams
  • Diabetes screenings
  • Child lead screenings
  • Postpartum care follow-up

You may have gotten a letter in the mail, received a call or text telling you about home health visits with Alegis Care. For more about Alegis Care, call Amerigroup at 410-981-4000, ext. 106-125-2140.

Member resources

Member handbook

Your member handbook is your go-to-guide for health services. Read it to find out about:

  • How to use your benefits
  • How to choose a primary care provider
  • How to get help if your doctor’s office is closed
  • How to reach Member Services if you have questions
  • Your rights and responsibilities as an Amerigroup member
Need a handbook mailed to you?

Call Member Services at 1-800-600-4441 (TTY 711).