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Picking your primary care providers

Your primary care provider (PCP) and primary dental provider (PDP)

When you join AmeriHealth District of Columbia (DC), one of our doctors will manage your care. This doctor is called your primary care provider or your PCP. Your PCP sees you and your family for check-ups, refers you to other doctors when needed and is your health care partner.

How to pick your PCP

Tips for picking your PCP

Your primary dental provider (PDP)

When you join AmeriHealth DC, the plan's dental program will send you information about choosing your dentist. Your dentist is called your primary dental provider or PDP. You can call our dental services provider toll-free at 1-800-685-0615. You can also call Member Services at 1-202-408-4720 or toll-free at 1-800-408-7511 for questions about how to choose or change your PDP.