A new world of health care

Use video visits2​ for many conditions and situations, like:

  • Behavioral health concerns, including sleep or mood problems
  • Cough, cold, flu, sore throat, allergies, sinus issues
  • Nausea/vomiting/diarrhea (no abdominal pain)
  • Minor injuries/aches and pains
  • Skin conditions
  • Urinary issues
  • Pink eye
  • Follow-up care for conditions that have not improved
  • Medication questions and consultations

Many specialties offer video visits, including:

  • Internal and family medicine
  • Behavioral health5
  • Obstetrics-gynecology
  • Ophthalmology5
  • Cardiology5
  • Dermatology5
  • Gastroenterology5
  • Urgent care
  • Physical therapy5

Kaiser Permanente
Virtual Forward
care plans

Seamless care becomes a virtual reality

Kaiser Permanente Virtual Forward™ plans have it all, offering care and coverage together within the region’s leading integrated health system.1​ With our affordable prices and variety of convenient care options, both digital and in person, Virtual Forward is perfect for those who want to get quality care on their terms without overspending. Our comprehensive health plans put you in control so that health care works better for you—resulting in better health outcomes.
Choose a Virtual Forward health plan today for $0 video visits,2​ e-visits, 24/7 phone advice, and more—all available at home, in the office, and even on the go. You’ll also pay $0 for your first in-person visit per year, with access to further in-person care if needed.3​ And because you and your care team are always up to date on your health through your personal electronic health record, your care is seamless and customized no matter where you choose to access it. Everything is connected within our integrated health system.

Use video visits2​ for many conditions and situations, like:

  • Behavioral health concerns, including sleep or mood problems
  • Cough, cold, flu, sore throat, allergies, sinus issues
  • Nausea/vomiting/diarrhea (no abdominal pain)
  • Minor injuries/aches and pains
  • Skin conditions
  • Urinary issues
  • Pink eye
  • Follow-up care for conditions that have not improved
  • Medication questions and consultations

Many specialties offer video visits, including:

  • Internal and family medicine
  • Behavioral health5
  • Obstetrics-gynecology
  • Ophthalmology5
  • Cardiology5
  • Dermatology5
  • Gastroenterology5
  • Urgent care
  • Physical therapy5

For more information about Kaiser Permanente, visit kp.org.

1In the survey Best Health Insurance Companies for 2021 by Insure.com, Kaiser Permanente as a national enterprise is rated #1 overall among 15 companies. In 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. Due to COVID-19, NCQA will not release 2020–2021 Health Plan Ratings for any product line. This rating is based upon 2019–2020 Health Plan Ratings. 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 multispecialty medical group in the Washington, DC, and Baltimore areas and exclusively treats Kaiser Permanente members. Permanente doctors are recognized as Top Doctors in Northern Virginia Magazine​ (2021), Washingtonian​ magazine (2020), and Baltimore​ magazine (2020). 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.
2Video 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 video visits with your primary care physician or behavioral health provider. For urgent video visits with an emergency doctor, you may also be present in West Virginia, Florida, North Carolina, or Pennsylvania. For certain medical or mental health conditions. For video visits with a behavioral health provider, appointments can be scheduled for follow-up care. When appropriate and available.
3The physicians who practice at Kaiser Permanente are recognized as Top Doctors in Northern Virginia Magazine​ (2021), Washingtonian​ magazine (2020), and Baltimore​ magazine (2020).
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